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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 93 101 91
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 23 14 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.25% 0.88% 1.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.42% 3.81% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 36
Average salary £30,000 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.84% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £57,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
424 367 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.03% 23.05% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 325 303 294
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 36 (65.45%) WAN
2 29 (52.73%) Windows
2 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
3 28 (50.91%) Active Directory
4 26 (47.27%) MS Exchange
5 22 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (34.55%) Hyper-V
6 19 (34.55%) MS Office
7 18 (32.73%) TCP/IP
8 17 (30.91%) ITIL
8 17 (30.91%) SCCM
9 16 (29.09%) DHCP
10 15 (27.27%) DNS
10 15 (27.27%) Firewall
11 14 (25.45%) HP
12 13 (23.64%) VMware
13 12 (21.82%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (21.82%) Firmware
13 12 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (20.00%) Dell
14 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
15 10 (18.18%) MCSA
15 10 (18.18%) VoIP
15 10 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
16 9 (16.36%) NAS
16 9 (16.36%) Linux
16 9 (16.36%) SQL

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 26 (47.27%) MS Exchange
2 10 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (14.55%) SharePoint
3 8 (14.55%) Lync
4 6 (10.91%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (10.91%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (7.27%) IIS
5 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 19 (34.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) IaaS
1 7 (12.73%) SaaS
1 7 (12.73%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (65.45%) WAN
2 18 (32.73%) TCP/IP
3 16 (29.09%) DHCP
4 15 (27.27%) DNS
4 15 (27.27%) Firewall
5 10 (18.18%) VoIP
6 9 (16.36%) NAS
6 9 (16.36%) Wireless
7 7 (12.73%) Network Security
7 7 (12.73%) WLAN
8 6 (10.91%) SAN
9 4 (7.27%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (7.27%) VLAN
9 4 (7.27%) VPN
9 4 (7.27%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (5.45%) Bluetooth
10 3 (5.45%) EIGRP
11 2 (3.64%) Wireshark
11 2 (3.64%) BGP
11 2 (3.64%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (21.82%) Administrator
2 9 (16.36%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (14.55%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (12.73%) Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Service Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Support Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Consultant
6 5 (9.09%) Network Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.27%) Network Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) IT Support
8 3 (5.45%) Technical Administrator
8 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.45%) Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Sales Consultant
9 2 (3.64%) Support Specialist
9 2 (3.64%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) HTML
1 4 (7.27%) CSS
2 2 (3.64%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Firmware
2 7 (12.73%) Open Source
3 4 (7.27%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.82%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.82%) EPoS
5 1 (1.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 29 (52.73%) Windows
2 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (16.36%) Linux
3 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (12.73%) Windows Phone
4 7 (12.73%) Android
4 7 (12.73%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.64%) UNIX
5 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) ITIL
2 8 (14.55%) Asset Management
2 8 (14.55%) Validation
3 7 (12.73%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.27%) Service Management
5 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.27%) Business Continuity
5 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (7.27%) Business Development
5 4 (7.27%) Network Design
5 4 (7.27%) Data Protection
6 3 (5.45%) Project Management
6 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.45%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (5.45%) Data Security
7 1 (1.82%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.82%) Automated Testing
7 1 (1.82%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.82%) Python
2 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.82%) Perl
2 1 (1.82%) C#
2 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (18.18%) MCSA
3 9 (16.36%) Degree
4 8 (14.55%) CCNA
5 6 (10.91%) MCITP
5 6 (10.91%) CCNP
6 2 (3.64%) CISSP
6 2 (3.64%) MCSE
6 2 (3.64%) MCP
7 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.82%) RHCE
7 1 (1.82%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 6 (10.91%) GAMP
1 6 (10.91%) GCP
1 6 (10.91%) GMP
2 4 (7.27%) QA
3 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (50.91%) Active Directory
2 19 (34.55%) Hyper-V
3 12 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.64%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (3.64%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.82%) XenApp
5 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (30.91%) SCCM
2 6 (10.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (5.45%) FortiGate
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.82%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.82%) Nagios
5 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.45%) HP
3 13 (23.64%) VMware
4 11 (20.00%) Dell
5 8 (14.55%) Cisco
6 7 (12.73%) Red Gate
6 7 (12.73%) Apple
7 6 (10.91%) Veeam
8 5 (9.09%) Citrix
9 3 (5.45%) CheckPoint
9 3 (5.45%) BT
10 2 (3.64%) SonicWALL
10 2 (3.64%) Juniper
11 1 (1.82%) Trapeze
11 1 (1.82%) Dell KACE
11 1 (1.82%) NetApp
11 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
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