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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 87 113 77
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -36
Permanent jobs citing LAN 3 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.34% 0.39% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.44% 2.56% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 10
Average salary £32,750 £41,250 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.60% +43.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £36,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,550 £46,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
123 195 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 14.07% 15.18% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 118 178 72
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 July 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Brighton

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 13 (81.25%) WAN
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) CCNP
4 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) Wireless
5 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
5 5 (31.25%) MPLS
5 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (25.00%) OSPF
6 4 (25.00%) BGP
6 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) EIGRP
6 4 (25.00%) Firewall
7 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (18.75%) VPN
7 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (18.75%) Riverbed
8 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 2 (12.50%) Network Security
8 2 (12.50%) VLAN
8 2 (12.50%) NetScout
8 2 (12.50%) Degree
8 2 (12.50%) Wireshark
8 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (12.50%) HSRP
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (12.50%) IaaS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 (31.25%) MS Exchange
1 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) Lync
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) PaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) WAN
2 6 (37.50%) Wireless
3 5 (31.25%) MPLS
4 4 (25.00%) OSPF
4 4 (25.00%) BGP
4 4 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 4 (25.00%) Firewall
5 3 (18.75%) VPN
6 2 (12.50%) SAN
6 2 (12.50%) VoIP
6 2 (12.50%) WLAN
6 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (12.50%) L2TP
6 2 (12.50%) VLAN
6 2 (12.50%) Wireshark
6 2 (12.50%) Network Security
6 2 (12.50%) tcpdump
6 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
6 2 (12.50%) HSRP
7 1 (6.25%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) DB2
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Design Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Network Support
3 1 (6.25%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) DTV
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) Statistics
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) iSeries
1 1 (6.25%) BYOD
1 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
2 2 (12.50%) Change Management
2 2 (12.50%) Network Planning
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.25%) Network Design
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (6.25%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) CCNP
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) CCIE
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) XenServer
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) vMotion
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Riverbed
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) NetScout
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) Avaya
5 1 (6.25%) Juniper
5 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
5 1 (6.25%) Ipanema Technologies
5 1 (6.25%) SAP