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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 81 76 111
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +35
Permanent jobs citing LAN 34 50 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.28% 2.76% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.15% 11.85% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 34 42 17
Average salary £43,900 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,600 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,500 £45,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
335 422 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.47% 23.28% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 285 348 305
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,435 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 21 April 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 49 (96.08%) WAN
2 30 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 27 (52.94%) VPN
4 26 (50.98%) Wireless
5 22 (43.14%) TCP/IP
6 21 (41.18%) Windows
7 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (31.37%) Firewall
9 14 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (27.45%) CCNP
9 14 (27.45%) MS Exchange
9 14 (27.45%) VLAN
10 13 (25.49%) Riverbed
10 13 (25.49%) ITIL
11 12 (23.53%) SolarWinds
11 12 (23.53%) Load Balancing
12 11 (21.57%) Hyper-V
12 11 (21.57%) WAN Optimisation
12 11 (21.57%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2007
13 10 (19.61%) PCI DSS
13 10 (19.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 10 (19.61%) Information Security
13 10 (19.61%) SSCP
13 10 (19.61%) CISSP
13 10 (19.61%) CISM
13 10 (19.61%) Kalman Filter
14 9 (17.65%) Management Information System

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 14 (27.45%) MS Exchange
2 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Office
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) SaaS
1 3 (5.88%) PaaS
1 3 (5.88%) IaaS
2 2 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (96.08%) WAN
2 27 (52.94%) VPN
3 26 (50.98%) Wireless
4 22 (43.14%) TCP/IP
5 16 (31.37%) Firewall
6 14 (27.45%) VLAN
7 11 (21.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (9.80%) WLAN
9 4 (7.84%) OSPF
9 4 (7.84%) BGP
9 4 (7.84%) VRRP
9 4 (7.84%) HSRP
10 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (5.88%) Network Security
10 3 (5.88%) DNS
10 3 (5.88%) DHCP
10 3 (5.88%) FTP
11 2 (3.92%) SMTP
11 2 (3.92%) SAN
11 2 (3.92%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Ant
General
1 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
1 4 (7.84%) Publishing
1 4 (7.84%) Marketing
2 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Network Engineer
2 12 (23.53%) Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Security Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) IT Security Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Help Desk Support
5 5 (9.80%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (9.80%) Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Help Desk Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Security Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Linux Administrator
9 1 (1.96%) IT Support
9 1 (1.96%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.88%) Open Source
5 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (41.18%) Windows
2 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (13.73%) Linux
5 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
6 3 (5.88%) Android
6 3 (5.88%) Windows Phone
6 3 (5.88%) UNIX
7 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (3.92%) CentOS
8 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) ITIL
2 12 (23.53%) Load Balancing
3 11 (21.57%) WAN Optimisation
4 10 (19.61%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (19.61%) Information Security
5 9 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (15.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (11.76%) Information Security Management
7 6 (11.76%) Security Management
8 4 (7.84%) Asset Management
9 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.88%) Line Management
9 3 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (3.92%) SIEM
10 2 (3.92%) Change Control
10 2 (3.92%) Data Analysis
10 2 (3.92%) Bioinformatics
10 2 (3.92%) Workflow
10 2 (3.92%) CRM
10 2 (3.92%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) Perl
1 2 (3.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (27.45%) CCNP
2 10 (19.61%) CISSP
2 10 (19.61%) SSCP
2 10 (19.61%) CISM
3 9 (17.65%) Degree
4 1 (1.96%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (19.61%) PCI DSS
2 4 (7.84%) COBIT
3 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 11 (21.57%) Hyper-V
3 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.92%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.49%) Riverbed
3 12 (23.53%) SolarWinds
4 9 (17.65%) VMware
5 6 (11.76%) HP
6 4 (7.84%) Cisco
6 4 (7.84%) CheckPoint
7 3 (5.88%) Oracle
7 3 (5.88%) Dell
7 3 (5.88%) Apple
7 3 (5.88%) Red Gate
8 2 (3.92%) Isilon
8 2 (3.92%) EMC
9 1 (1.96%) Remedy
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