The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 87 70 97
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +27
Permanent jobs citing LAN 20 37 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.60% 2.60% 1.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.75% 11.56% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 29
Median salary £36,500 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £22,600 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £53,272 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
LAN
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
258 320 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.69% 22.46% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 222 282 324
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

LAN
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

LAN Salary Trend in Cambridge

LAN
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for LAN.

1 46 (95.83%) WAN
2 30 (62.50%) Firewall
3 21 (43.75%) TCP/IP
3 21 (43.75%) Cisco
4 20 (41.67%) OSPF
5 19 (39.58%) Windows
6 16 (33.33%) BGP
7 15 (31.25%) Juniper
7 15 (31.25%) F5
7 15 (31.25%) Windows Server
8 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
8 13 (27.08%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (27.08%) VPN
8 13 (27.08%) VMware
9 12 (25.00%) HP
10 11 (22.92%) Linux
11 10 (20.83%) MPLS
11 10 (20.83%) Manufacturing
11 10 (20.83%) Brocade
12 9 (18.75%) Load Balancing
12 9 (18.75%) CCIE
12 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
12 9 (18.75%) Multicast
13 8 (16.67%) Finance
13 8 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (12.50%) Marketing
14 6 (12.50%) Backup Exec
14 6 (12.50%) Citrix
14 6 (12.50%) Internet

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.17%) Confluence
2 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Office
2 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (95.83%) WAN
2 30 (62.50%) Firewall
3 21 (43.75%) TCP/IP
4 20 (41.67%) OSPF
5 16 (33.33%) BGP
6 13 (27.08%) VPN
7 10 (20.83%) MPLS
8 9 (18.75%) Multicast
9 6 (12.50%) Internet
10 5 (10.42%) HSRP
10 5 (10.42%) SNMP
10 5 (10.42%) VRRP
10 5 (10.42%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (10.42%) WLAN
11 4 (8.33%) SAN
11 4 (8.33%) SSL
11 4 (8.33%) Wireless
12 3 (6.25%) ADSL
12 3 (6.25%) DHCP
12 3 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) MySQL
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 10 (20.83%) Manufacturing
2 8 (16.67%) Finance
3 6 (12.50%) Marketing
4 5 (10.42%) Banking
5 2 (4.17%) Back Office
5 2 (4.17%) Electronics
6 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) Security Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Junior
4 5 (10.42%) Administrator
4 5 (10.42%) Firewall Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) IP Network Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Junior Network Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Network Manager
7 2 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.17%) IT Administrator
7 2 (4.17%) Network Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Network Support
7 2 (4.17%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) Web Services
2 2 (4.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) PMI
1 5 (10.42%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.08%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.08%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 19 (39.58%) Windows
2 15 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 11 (22.92%) Linux
4 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.42%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.17%) CentOS
7 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
7 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.08%) Unix
8 1 (2.08%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Load Balancing
2 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
2 5 (10.42%) Logistics
2 5 (10.42%) Online Marketing
2 5 (10.42%) Open Source
2 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
3 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.25%) Business Continuity
4 3 (6.25%) DevOps
4 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (6.25%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (6.25%) Information Management
4 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 3 (6.25%) SOA
4 3 (6.25%) TOGAF
5 2 (4.17%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (4.17%) Server Building
6 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.08%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (18.75%) CCIE
3 5 (10.42%) PMI Certification
4 4 (8.33%) CCNA
4 4 (8.33%) Degree
4 4 (8.33%) MCSE
4 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.25%) MCP
6 2 (4.17%) CCENT
7 1 (2.08%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.08%) HNC
7 1 (2.08%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.42%) pfSense
4 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.17%) vSphere
4 2 (4.17%) XenApp
4 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.08%) Docker
5 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 5 (10.42%) Cacti
2 5 (10.42%) Nagios
2 5 (10.42%) RANCID
2 5 (10.42%) SmokePing
3 1 (2.08%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.08%) Puppet
3 1 (2.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Cisco
2 15 (31.25%) F5
2 15 (31.25%) Juniper
3 13 (27.08%) VMware
4 12 (25.00%) HP
5 10 (20.83%) Brocade
6 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 6 (12.50%) Citrix
8 5 (10.42%) SolarWinds
8 5 (10.42%) Splunk
8 5 (10.42%) Sun
9 4 (8.33%) Veeam
10 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
10 2 (4.17%) Forcepoint
11 1 (2.08%) Blue Coat
11 1 (2.08%) Palo Alto
11 1 (2.08%) ProCurve
11 1 (2.08%) SAP
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