The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 82 109 103
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 50 36 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.37% 1.45% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.23% 6.57% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 38 29 26
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £30,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,900 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
LAN
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
308 548 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.58% 22.13% 22.77%
Number of salaries quoted 267 430 423
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,984
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Cambridgeshire region.

LAN Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

LAN
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +11 23 £35,000 -12.50%
Cambridge +14 22 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Huntingdon -1 3 £47,500 +35.71%
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

1 113 (94.17%) WAN
2 43 (35.83%) Windows
3 39 (32.50%) Data Centre
4 37 (30.83%) Active Directory
5 34 (28.33%) VPN
6 33 (27.50%) Wireless
7 32 (26.67%) TCP/IP
8 31 (25.83%) Firewall
9 29 (24.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (20.83%) OSPF
10 25 (20.83%) BGP
10 25 (20.83%) SAN
11 23 (19.17%) Windows Server 2012
12 22 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (18.33%) Cisco
12 22 (18.33%) Cisco Certification
12 22 (18.33%) VoIP
12 22 (18.33%) Telecoms
13 21 (17.50%) VMware
13 21 (17.50%) Citrix
14 20 (16.67%) CCNP
15 18 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
15 18 (15.00%) PABX
16 17 (14.17%) NAS
16 17 (14.17%) Finance
17 16 (13.33%) Microsoft
17 16 (13.33%) OLTP
17 16 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
17 16 (13.33%) MS Exchange
17 16 (13.33%) Linux

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 16 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.83%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.83%) Lync
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (3.33%) MS Office
2 3 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.83%) Office 365
2 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 113 (94.17%) WAN
2 34 (28.33%) VPN
3 33 (27.50%) Wireless
4 32 (26.67%) TCP/IP
5 31 (25.83%) Firewall
6 25 (20.83%) OSPF
6 25 (20.83%) BGP
6 25 (20.83%) SAN
7 22 (18.33%) VoIP
8 18 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
8 18 (15.00%) PABX
9 17 (14.17%) NAS
10 13 (10.83%) EIGRP
11 12 (10.00%) WLAN
12 11 (9.17%) VRRP
12 11 (9.17%) HSRP
13 10 (8.33%) Unified Communications
14 8 (6.67%) VLAN
14 8 (6.67%) RIP
15 6 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
1 16 (13.33%) OLTP
2 6 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) JIRA
General
1 22 (18.33%) Telecoms
2 17 (14.17%) Finance
3 11 (9.17%) Publishing
3 11 (9.17%) Marketing
4 4 (3.33%) Legal
5 3 (2.50%) Electronics
6 2 (1.67%) Retail
7 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (18.33%) Architect
2 21 (17.50%) Support Engineer
2 21 (17.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 16 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 13 (10.83%) Analyst
5 9 (7.50%) Server Support
5 9 (7.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (7.50%) Server Engineer
5 9 (7.50%) Senior Support Engineer
6 8 (6.67%) Server Support Engineer
6 8 (6.67%) Senior Server Engineer
6 8 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 8 (6.67%) Senior Server Support Engineer
7 7 (5.83%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (5.00%) Help Desk Support
8 6 (5.00%) Provisioning Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) Network Manager
9 5 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 39 (32.50%) Data Centre
2 16 (13.33%) BYOD
3 11 (9.17%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (7.50%) Management Information System
5 8 (6.67%) Statistics
6 5 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.33%) HP Storage
7 4 (3.33%) Thin Client
7 4 (3.33%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.67%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.67%) Clustering
9 1 (0.83%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 43 (35.83%) Windows
2 29 (24.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (19.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (13.33%) Linux
6 15 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 13 (10.83%) UNIX
8 9 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.67%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.67%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.83%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.83%) Android
11 1 (0.83%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (12.50%) ITIL
2 13 (10.83%) Network Management
3 9 (7.50%) Market Research
3 9 (7.50%) Data Security
4 8 (6.67%) Information Security
4 8 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (5.83%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (5.83%) Load Balancing
6 6 (5.00%) Migration
6 6 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (5.00%) WAN Optimisation
7 4 (3.33%) Cyber Security
7 4 (3.33%) Identity Management
7 4 (3.33%) Risk Management
7 4 (3.33%) Business Analysis
7 4 (3.33%) Information Management
7 4 (3.33%) Change Control
7 4 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (2.50%) Communications Security
8 3 (2.50%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (18.33%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (16.67%) CCNP
3 11 (9.17%) Degree
4 8 (6.67%) CISSP
4 8 (6.67%) RHCE
4 8 (6.67%) CISM
4 8 (6.67%) RHCA
5 7 (5.83%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (5.00%) CCNA
6 6 (5.00%) MCSE
7 5 (4.17%) CCIP
8 4 (3.33%) SSCP
8 4 (3.33%) CISA
9 3 (2.50%) MCP
9 3 (2.50%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.50%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.67%) HNC
11 1 (0.83%) CCIE
11 1 (0.83%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.67%) SLA
2 5 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.67%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.83%) COBIT
System Software
1 37 (30.83%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.83%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.00%) XenApp
4 5 (4.17%) XenDesktop
5 4 (3.33%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.50%) NFS
7 2 (1.67%) vSphere
7 2 (1.67%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 4 (3.33%) ARCserve
1 4 (3.33%) Oracle Identity Management
2 3 (2.50%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.83%) WSUS
3 1 (0.83%) SCCM
3 1 (0.83%) SCSM
Vendors
1 22 (18.33%) Cisco
2 21 (17.50%) Citrix
2 21 (17.50%) VMware
3 16 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 12 (10.00%) Remedy
5 11 (9.17%) CheckPoint
6 9 (7.50%) Red Hat
7 8 (6.67%) Cramer
7 8 (6.67%) NetApp
8 6 (5.00%) HP
8 6 (5.00%) Riverbed
8 6 (5.00%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.33%) Juniper
9 4 (3.33%) CA
9 4 (3.33%) Oracle
10 3 (2.50%) Mercator
10 3 (2.50%) CommVault
11 1 (0.83%) Lotus
11 1 (0.83%) Apple
11 1 (0.83%) Websense
Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive with benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cancer Research Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago