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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 84 90 89
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing LAN 23 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.94% 1.86% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.43% 9.15% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 27
Median salary £43,750 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £23,200 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%

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
244 306 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.57% 20.32% 23.93%
Number of salaries quoted 203 224 285
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,400 £62,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 22 February 2017.

LAN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 35 (72.92%) WAN
2 34 (70.83%) DNS
3 33 (68.75%) Cisco
4 27 (56.25%) DHCP
5 24 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (47.92%) Linux
7 22 (45.83%) ITIL
7 22 (45.83%) CCNP
8 21 (43.75%) VPN
9 20 (41.67%) TCP/IP
10 19 (39.58%) Firewall
10 19 (39.58%) VLAN
11 18 (37.50%) VMware
11 18 (37.50%) VoIP
12 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
12 17 (35.42%) IPv4
12 17 (35.42%) CCIE
12 17 (35.42%) FTP
12 17 (35.42%) Wireless
12 17 (35.42%) Problem Management
12 17 (35.42%) SolarWinds
12 17 (35.42%) Network Management
12 17 (35.42%) Cisco Nexus
13 15 (31.25%) SAN
13 15 (31.25%) Active Directory
14 13 (27.08%) Windows
14 13 (27.08%) MS Excel
14 13 (27.08%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
15 12 (25.00%) vSphere

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 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) Confluence
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (27.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (72.92%) WAN
2 34 (70.83%) DNS
3 27 (56.25%) DHCP
4 21 (43.75%) VPN
5 20 (41.67%) TCP/IP
6 19 (39.58%) Firewall
6 19 (39.58%) VLAN
7 18 (37.50%) VoIP
8 17 (35.42%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (35.42%) FTP
8 17 (35.42%) IPv4
8 17 (35.42%) Wireless
9 15 (31.25%) SAN
10 6 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (4.17%) Ethernet
11 2 (4.17%) H.323
11 2 (4.17%) IPsec
11 2 (4.17%) ISDN
11 2 (4.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (14.58%) Analyst
2 7 (14.58%) Network Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 5 (10.42%) Cisco Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Linux Support
4 5 (10.42%) Linux Support Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Network Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Network Operations Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Operations Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Network Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Telephony Manager
5 4 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.08%) iPad
4 1 (2.08%) iPhone
4 1 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (47.92%) Linux
2 13 (27.08%) Windows
3 7 (14.58%) Unix
4 3 (6.25%) Solaris
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.17%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) ITIL
2 17 (35.42%) Network Management
2 17 (35.42%) Problem Management
3 13 (27.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 4 (8.33%) Service Design
6 3 (6.25%) Presales
6 3 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.17%) Security Operations
7 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.08%) BPR
8 1 (2.08%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.08%) CRM
8 1 (2.08%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (2.08%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.08%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (2.08%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.08%) Service Management
8 1 (2.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) Bash Shell
2 4 (8.33%) Python
3 3 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (45.83%) CCNP
3 17 (35.42%) CCIE
4 4 (8.33%) Degree
5 2 (4.17%) CCNA
5 2 (4.17%) CCSA
5 2 (4.17%) CCSE
5 2 (4.17%) Check Point Certification
System Software
1 15 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 12 (25.00%) vSphere
3 8 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (2.08%) SCCM
1 1 (2.08%) SCOM
1 1 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 33 (68.75%) Cisco
2 18 (37.50%) VMware
3 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
3 17 (35.42%) SolarWinds
4 4 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 4 (8.33%) Citrix
5 3 (6.25%) Intel
5 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.17%) F5
6 2 (4.17%) Mitel
6 2 (4.17%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.08%) Avaya
7 1 (2.08%) HP
7 1 (2.08%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.08%) NetApp
7 1 (2.08%) Symantec
7 1 (2.08%) Veeam