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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 94 59 107
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +48
Permanent jobs citing LAN 38 80 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.75% 3.60% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.26% 15.50% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 33 66 38
Average salary £43,900 £32,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.12% -6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
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
460 516 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.19% 23.23% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 356 427 424
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,435 £28,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,050 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4 March 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 4 March 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
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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
Cambridge -28 23 £43,900 +9.75% 2
Peterborough +1 2 £47,500 +21.01%
Huntingdon -1 1 £20,000 -19.99%
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 83 (97.65%) WAN
2 32 (37.65%) Active Directory
3 30 (35.29%) Cisco
3 30 (35.29%) Windows
4 27 (31.76%) Microsoft
5 26 (30.59%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (29.41%) TCP/IP
7 24 (28.24%) ITIL
7 24 (28.24%) CISSP
7 24 (28.24%) CCNP
7 24 (28.24%) Network Security
8 22 (25.88%) Wireless
9 19 (22.35%) VMware
10 18 (21.18%) VPN
11 16 (18.82%) CCNA
11 16 (18.82%) Intrusion Detection
11 16 (18.82%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (17.65%) Information Security
13 14 (16.47%) MS Exchange
13 14 (16.47%) Wireshark
14 13 (15.29%) Degree
14 13 (15.29%) Linux
15 12 (14.12%) MS Excel
15 12 (14.12%) Firewall
15 12 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (12.94%) Hyper-V
16 11 (12.94%) HP
17 10 (11.76%) SSCP
17 10 (11.76%) CISM

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 14 (16.47%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) MS Office
3 1 (1.18%) S-PLUS
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) SaaS
1 3 (3.53%) PaaS
1 3 (3.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (97.65%) WAN
2 25 (29.41%) TCP/IP
3 24 (28.24%) Network Security
4 22 (25.88%) Wireless
5 18 (21.18%) VPN
6 16 (18.82%) Intrusion Detection
7 14 (16.47%) Wireshark
8 12 (14.12%) Firewall
9 9 (10.59%) VLAN
9 9 (10.59%) SAN
9 9 (10.59%) DHCP
10 8 (9.41%) DNS
11 7 (8.24%) NAS
11 7 (8.24%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (8.24%) FTP
12 6 (7.06%) SMTP
12 6 (7.06%) SNMP
12 6 (7.06%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (7.06%) InfiniBand
12 6 (7.06%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.18%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Ant
General
1 7 (8.24%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (32.94%) Network Engineer
2 18 (21.18%) Security Engineer
2 18 (21.18%) Network Security Engineer
3 16 (18.82%) Analyst
4 10 (11.76%) Administrator
5 8 (9.41%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (9.41%) Security Analyst
5 8 (9.41%) IT Security Analyst
6 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) IT Manager
7 6 (7.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Architect
9 4 (4.71%) Junior
9 4 (4.71%) Consultant
9 4 (4.71%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (4.71%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.71%) Junior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (10.59%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.06%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.88%) Mobile Computing
3 5 (5.88%) PMI
4 3 (3.53%) Open Source
5 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.18%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 30 (35.29%) Windows
2 16 (18.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (15.29%) Linux
5 9 (10.59%) UNIX
6 6 (7.06%) CentOS
7 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.71%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.53%) Android
8 3 (3.53%) Windows Phone
9 2 (2.35%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.35%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.18%) HPUX
10 1 (1.18%) Solaris
10 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.24%) ITIL
2 15 (17.65%) Information Security
3 10 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 10 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (10.59%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (9.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 7 (8.24%) Load Balancing
7 6 (7.06%) Information Security Management
7 6 (7.06%) Security Management
7 6 (7.06%) WAN Optimisation
8 5 (5.88%) Project Management
8 5 (5.88%) PRINCE
9 4 (4.71%) Asset Management
10 3 (3.53%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.53%) Line Management
11 2 (2.35%) CRM
11 2 (2.35%) DNA
11 2 (2.35%) Change Management
11 2 (2.35%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (2.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.06%) Python
1 6 (7.06%) Perl
2 3 (3.53%) SQL
3 1 (1.18%) Korn
3 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.18%) C
3 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (30.59%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (28.24%) CISSP
2 24 (28.24%) CCNP
3 16 (18.82%) CCNA
4 13 (15.29%) Degree
5 10 (11.76%) SSCP
5 10 (11.76%) CISM
6 5 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (5.88%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.18%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.18%) CCSE
7 1 (1.18%) MCITP
7 1 (1.18%) VCP4
7 1 (1.18%) CCSA
7 1 (1.18%) MCSE
7 1 (1.18%) MCSA
7 1 (1.18%) CCDP
7 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.76%) PCI DSS
1 10 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (8.24%) SLA
3 4 (4.71%) COBIT
System Software
1 32 (37.65%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (12.94%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.53%) NFS
5 2 (2.35%) XenApp
5 2 (2.35%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.18%) XenServer
6 1 (1.18%) Samba
6 1 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (35.29%) Cisco
2 27 (31.76%) Microsoft
3 19 (22.35%) VMware
4 11 (12.94%) HP
5 8 (9.41%) Riverbed
6 7 (8.24%) SolarWinds
7 6 (7.06%) EMC
7 6 (7.06%) Isilon
8 4 (4.71%) Citrix
8 4 (4.71%) Dell
8 4 (4.71%) Oracle
9 3 (3.53%) Red Gate
9 3 (3.53%) Apple
10 2 (2.35%) Remedy
10 2 (2.35%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.18%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.18%) Dell KACE
11 1 (1.18%) BT
11 1 (1.18%) NetApp
11 1 (1.18%) Sage
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