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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 98 84 97
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Permanent jobs citing LAN 45 49 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.79% 2.29% 1.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.86% 10.25% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 41 36 51
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
508 478 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.17% 22.29% 22.80%
Number of salaries quoted 389 348 487
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Cambridge -8 21 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Peterborough -11 8 £42,500 +37.09% 1
Huntingdon -6 1 £35,000 +25.00%
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 78 (97.50%) WAN
2 43 (53.75%) Windows
3 39 (48.75%) Microsoft
4 34 (42.50%) Active Directory
5 28 (35.00%) VMware
6 27 (33.75%) MS Excel
7 25 (31.25%) ITIL
7 25 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (31.25%) TCP/IP
8 22 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (27.50%) MS Exchange
9 21 (26.25%) Cisco
9 21 (26.25%) HP
10 20 (25.00%) Linux
11 18 (22.50%) Network Security
12 17 (21.25%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (20.00%) MS Office
14 15 (18.75%) DNS
14 15 (18.75%) DHCP
14 15 (18.75%) Hyper-V
15 14 (17.50%) Dell
16 12 (15.00%) SAN
16 12 (15.00%) SCCM
16 12 (15.00%) Telecoms
17 11 (13.75%) VPN
17 11 (13.75%) Cisco Certification
17 11 (13.75%) Asset Management
18 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (12.50%) Line Management

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 22 (27.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.75%) IIS
3 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.50%) Lync
5 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 27 (33.75%) MS Excel
2 16 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.25%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.50%) SaaS
1 10 (12.50%) PaaS
1 10 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (97.50%) WAN
2 25 (31.25%) TCP/IP
3 18 (22.50%) Network Security
4 15 (18.75%) DNS
4 15 (18.75%) DHCP
5 12 (15.00%) SAN
6 11 (13.75%) VPN
7 9 (11.25%) Wireless
8 8 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (8.75%) NAS
9 7 (8.75%) FTP
10 6 (7.50%) SMTP
10 6 (7.50%) SNMP
10 6 (7.50%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (7.50%) InfiniBand
10 6 (7.50%) iSCSI
10 6 (7.50%) Wireshark
11 5 (6.25%) Firewall
12 4 (5.00%) VLAN
13 3 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.25%) FileMaker
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (22.50%) Analyst
2 15 (18.75%) Network Engineer
2 15 (18.75%) Administrator
3 13 (16.25%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 10 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 10 (12.50%) Security Engineer
5 9 (11.25%) Architect
6 7 (8.75%) IT Manager
7 6 (7.50%) Junior
7 6 (7.50%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (7.50%) IT Support
7 6 (7.50%) Junior Architect
8 5 (6.25%) Solutions Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Network Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.50%) Open Source
3 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.25%) PMI
4 5 (6.25%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.25%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.25%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 43 (53.75%) Windows
2 25 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (25.00%) Linux
5 10 (12.50%) Windows Phone
5 10 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 10 (12.50%) Android
6 9 (11.25%) Windows 7
6 9 (11.25%) UNIX
7 6 (7.50%) CentOS
8 5 (6.25%) Windows 8
8 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.25%) HPUX
10 1 (1.25%) Solaris
10 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.25%) ITIL
2 11 (13.75%) Asset Management
3 10 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (12.50%) Line Management
4 5 (6.25%) Business Development
4 5 (6.25%) PRINCE
4 5 (6.25%) Project Management
4 5 (6.25%) Service Management
4 5 (6.25%) Business Continuity
4 5 (6.25%) Information Security
5 4 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (3.75%) Load Balancing
6 3 (3.75%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (2.50%) Change Control
7 2 (2.50%) Workflow
7 2 (2.50%) Data Analysis
7 2 (2.50%) Bioinformatics
7 2 (2.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.50%) Perl
1 6 (7.50%) SQL
1 6 (7.50%) Python
2 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.25%) Korn
3 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.25%) C
3 1 (1.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (11.25%) CCNP
3 8 (10.00%) CCNA
4 6 (7.50%) CISSP
5 5 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (6.25%) PMI Certification
5 5 (6.25%) Degree
6 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.50%) MCSE
7 1 (1.25%) MCSA
7 1 (1.25%) MCITP
7 1 (1.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (42.50%) Active Directory
2 17 (21.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.00%) XenApp
5 3 (3.75%) NFS
5 3 (3.75%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.25%) Samba
6 1 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (15.00%) SCCM
2 3 (3.75%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 39 (48.75%) Microsoft
2 28 (35.00%) VMware
3 21 (26.25%) Cisco
3 21 (26.25%) HP
4 14 (17.50%) Dell
5 10 (12.50%) Citrix
5 10 (12.50%) Apple
5 10 (12.50%) Red Gate
6 6 (7.50%) Isilon
6 6 (7.50%) EMC
7 3 (3.75%) Avaya
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle
8 2 (2.50%) Riverbed
8 2 (2.50%) NetApp
8 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.25%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.25%) Sage
9 1 (1.25%) Remedy
9 1 (1.25%) BT
9 1 (1.25%) Dell KACE
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