The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 71 110 101
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -9
Permanent jobs citing LAN 38 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.64% 0.79% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.62% 3.72% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 33 14 18
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £25,150 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,272 £48,350 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
279 376 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.35% 21.15% 17.03%
Number of salaries quoted 244 289 234
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 July 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 65 (98.48%) WAN
2 37 (56.06%) Wireless
3 35 (53.03%) VPN
4 34 (51.52%) Active Directory
5 29 (43.94%) Firewall
6 28 (42.42%) TCP/IP
7 24 (36.36%) Windows
7 24 (36.36%) Data Centre
8 19 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (25.76%) Kalman Filter
9 17 (25.76%) Information Security
9 17 (25.76%) Degree
9 17 (25.76%) CISSP
9 17 (25.76%) CISM
10 16 (24.24%) Penetration Testing
10 16 (24.24%) Management Information System
11 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 14 (21.21%) ITIL
12 13 (19.70%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (19.70%) SSCP
12 13 (19.70%) VLAN
12 13 (19.70%) Load Balancing
13 12 (18.18%) WAN Optimisation
13 12 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (18.18%) Riverbed
13 12 (18.18%) SolarWinds
13 12 (18.18%) CCNP
13 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
13 12 (18.18%) OSPF

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 10 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 65 (98.48%) WAN
2 37 (56.06%) Wireless
3 35 (53.03%) VPN
4 29 (43.94%) Firewall
5 28 (42.42%) TCP/IP
6 13 (19.70%) VLAN
7 12 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (18.18%) OSPF
7 12 (18.18%) BGP
7 12 (18.18%) WLAN
8 11 (16.67%) VRRP
8 11 (16.67%) HSRP
9 1 (1.52%) Multicast
9 1 (1.52%) Network Security
9 1 (1.52%) DNS
9 1 (1.52%) MPLS
9 1 (1.52%) ADSL
9 1 (1.52%) DHCP
9 1 (1.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Ant
General
1 11 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 11 (16.67%) Publishing
1 11 (16.67%) Marketing
2 8 (12.12%) Finance
3 4 (6.06%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (19.70%) Network Engineer
2 11 (16.67%) Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (10.61%) Security Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) Help Desk Support
3 7 (10.61%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (10.61%) IT Security Analyst
4 6 (9.09%) Network Manager
4 6 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 6 (9.09%) Consultant
5 5 (7.58%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Desktop Support
6 4 (6.06%) Applications Specialist
6 4 (6.06%) Database Specialist
6 4 (6.06%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Technical Support
6 4 (6.06%) Security Officer
7 3 (4.55%) Help Desk Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) IT Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 24 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 16 (24.24%) Management Information System
3 11 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.36%) Windows
2 19 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (15.15%) Windows 7
5 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.06%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (3.03%) Linux
8 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.52%) Android
8 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) Information Security
1 17 (25.76%) Kalman Filter
2 16 (24.24%) Penetration Testing
3 14 (21.21%) ITIL
4 13 (19.70%) Load Balancing
5 12 (18.18%) WAN Optimisation
6 8 (12.12%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (9.09%) Information Security Management
7 6 (9.09%) Security Management
8 5 (7.58%) Configuration Management
9 4 (6.06%) Identity Management
9 4 (6.06%) Risk Management
9 4 (6.06%) Migration
9 4 (6.06%) Business Analysis
9 4 (6.06%) Information Management
9 4 (6.06%) Cyber Security
10 3 (4.55%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.55%) Risk Analysis
11 2 (3.03%) SIEM
12 1 (1.52%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) CISSP
1 17 (25.76%) CISM
1 17 (25.76%) Degree
2 13 (19.70%) SSCP
2 13 (19.70%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (18.18%) CCNP
4 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.06%) MCSE
5 4 (6.06%) CISA
6 3 (4.55%) MCP
7 1 (1.52%) CCIE
7 1 (1.52%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (15.15%) PCI DSS
3 4 (6.06%) COBIT
System Software
1 34 (51.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.06%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.52%) XenApp
5 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.52%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 12 (18.18%) Riverbed
1 12 (18.18%) SolarWinds
2 11 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 8 (12.12%) VMware
4 5 (7.58%) Citrix
4 5 (7.58%) Oracle
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco
5 1 (1.52%) HP
5 1 (1.52%) Juniper
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.52%) Websense
5 1 (1.52%) Brocade
5 1 (1.52%) F5
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