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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 84 79 104
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +25
Permanent jobs citing LAN 20 32 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.71% 2.29% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.78% 12.08% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 20
Median salary £33,500 £40,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +25.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £24,500 £28,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £53,963 £42,050
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
257 265 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.97% 18.93% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 210 230 307
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 26 July 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 35 (87.50%) WAN
2 24 (60.00%) Firewall
3 17 (42.50%) Cisco
4 16 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 16 (40.00%) Windows
5 15 (37.50%) VMware
6 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
7 13 (32.50%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (32.50%) Windows Server
8 12 (30.00%) BGP
8 12 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (27.50%) HP
10 10 (25.00%) SAN
10 10 (25.00%) Linux
10 10 (25.00%) OSPF
11 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
12 8 (20.00%) MPLS
12 8 (20.00%) Brocade
13 7 (17.50%) F5
13 7 (17.50%) Juniper
13 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (17.50%) Manufacturing
13 7 (17.50%) CCNA
13 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
14 6 (15.00%) MCSE
14 6 (15.00%) CCIE
14 6 (15.00%) VPN
14 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (15.00%) vSphere
14 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008

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 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (87.50%) WAN
2 24 (60.00%) Firewall
3 12 (30.00%) BGP
4 10 (25.00%) OSPF
4 10 (25.00%) SAN
5 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
6 8 (20.00%) MPLS
7 6 (15.00%) Multicast
7 6 (15.00%) VPN
8 4 (10.00%) DNS
8 4 (10.00%) Network Security
9 2 (5.00%) HSRP
9 2 (5.00%) NAS
9 2 (5.00%) VoIP
9 2 (5.00%) VRRP
9 2 (5.00%) WLAN
9 2 (5.00%) xDSL
10 1 (2.50%) DSL
10 1 (2.50%) FTP
10 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (17.50%) Manufacturing
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Back Office
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Security Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Administrator
4 6 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) IT Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) IT Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Storage Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Design Authority
8 1 (2.50%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Juniper Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) LAMP
1 2 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.50%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.50%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.00%) HP Storage
3 2 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) Windows
2 13 (32.50%) Windows Server
3 10 (25.00%) Linux
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.00%) CentOS
7 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
7 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (15.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 4 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 3 (7.50%) Business Continuity
4 3 (7.50%) DevOps
4 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (7.50%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (7.50%) Information Management
4 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
4 3 (7.50%) Service Management
4 3 (7.50%) SOA
4 3 (7.50%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL
5 2 (5.00%) Presales
5 2 (5.00%) Server Building
6 1 (2.50%) Compliance Audit
6 1 (2.50%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (2.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (17.50%) CCNA
3 6 (15.00%) CCIE
3 6 (15.00%) MCSE
3 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.50%) Degree
5 2 (5.00%) CCENT
5 2 (5.00%) DBS Check
5 2 (5.00%) MCP
6 1 (2.50%) CISM
6 1 (2.50%) CISSP
6 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) COBIT
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.00%) vSphere
4 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Cisco
2 15 (37.50%) VMware
3 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (27.50%) HP
5 8 (20.00%) Brocade
6 7 (17.50%) F5
6 7 (17.50%) Juniper
7 3 (7.50%) Citrix
8 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.00%) NetApp
8 2 (5.00%) ProCurve
9 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat
9 1 (2.50%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.50%) SAP