The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 97 59 71
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +12
Permanent jobs citing LAN 8 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.70% 2.76% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.98% 19.19% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 14
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,130 £18,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
LAN
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
201 99 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 17.71% 14.37% 14.37%
Number of salaries quoted 180 96 106
Average salary £28,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

LAN
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Brighton region.

LAN Salary Trend in Brighton

LAN
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Brighton

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN.

1 10 (90.91%) WAN
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) VLAN
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Social Media
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) IPv4
5 2 (18.18%) IPv6
5 2 (18.18%) CCNP
5 2 (18.18%) CCNA
5 2 (18.18%) DHCP
5 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
5 2 (18.18%) MPLS
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (9.09%) PMI
6 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
6 1 (9.09%) Genesys

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) VLAN
3 2 (18.18%) IPv4
3 2 (18.18%) IPv6
3 2 (18.18%) MPLS
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) SSL
4 1 (9.09%) LDAP
4 1 (9.09%) WLAN
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) OSPF
4 1 (9.09%) BGP
4 1 (9.09%) VRRP
4 1 (9.09%) VPLS
4 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) IPsec
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) IT Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Support Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Support
2 5 (45.45%) Support Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Support Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Network Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Network Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Open Source
1 2 (18.18%) Social Media
2 1 (9.09%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
1 1 (9.09%) Migration
1 1 (9.09%) Change Control
1 1 (9.09%) Social Media Monitoring
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Genesys