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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 90 63 112
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +49
Permanent jobs citing LAN 43 87 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.07% 3.66% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.77% 15.65% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 39 74 38
Average salary £43,900 £35,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.53% +8.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £23,800 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £46,020 £55,000 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
440 556 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.15% 23.39% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 368 463 448
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,435 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 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 27 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 -25 27 £43,900 +23.66% 4
Peterborough +2 5 £41,250 -5.71% 1
Huntingdon +1 3 £29,500 +18.00%
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 86 (96.63%) WAN
2 40 (44.94%) Active Directory
3 37 (41.57%) Windows
4 33 (37.08%) Cisco
5 30 (33.71%) Microsoft
6 29 (32.58%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (31.46%) Wireless
8 27 (30.34%) TCP/IP
9 26 (29.21%) CCNP
10 25 (28.09%) CISSP
11 24 (26.97%) Windows Server 2008
12 23 (25.84%) Network Security
13 22 (24.72%) Windows Server 2012
13 22 (24.72%) ITIL
14 21 (23.60%) VPN
14 21 (23.60%) MS Exchange
15 18 (20.22%) VMware
16 17 (19.10%) Firewall
16 17 (19.10%) CCNA
17 15 (16.85%) Hyper-V
17 15 (16.85%) Intrusion Detection
18 14 (15.73%) Wireshark
18 14 (15.73%) Information Security
19 13 (14.61%) HP
19 13 (14.61%) MS Excel
20 12 (13.48%) Linux
20 12 (13.48%) SAN
21 11 (12.36%) CISM
21 11 (12.36%) SSCP
21 11 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2007

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 21 (23.60%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (6.74%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.12%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (14.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.49%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) SaaS
1 3 (3.37%) PaaS
1 3 (3.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (96.63%) WAN
2 28 (31.46%) Wireless
3 27 (30.34%) TCP/IP
4 23 (25.84%) Network Security
5 21 (23.60%) VPN
6 17 (19.10%) Firewall
7 15 (16.85%) Intrusion Detection
8 14 (15.73%) Wireshark
9 12 (13.48%) SAN
10 11 (12.36%) VLAN
11 9 (10.11%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (8.99%) DHCP
13 7 (7.87%) FTP
13 7 (7.87%) DNS
13 7 (7.87%) NAS
14 6 (6.74%) InfiniBand
14 6 (6.74%) SNMP
14 6 (6.74%) iSCSI
14 6 (6.74%) Fibre Channel
14 6 (6.74%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.12%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Ant
General
1 6 (6.74%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (33.71%) Network Engineer
2 18 (20.22%) Network Security Engineer
2 18 (20.22%) Security Engineer
3 17 (19.10%) Analyst
4 9 (10.11%) Administrator
5 8 (8.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (8.99%) Security Analyst
5 8 (8.99%) IT Security Analyst
6 7 (7.87%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.74%) Architect
7 6 (6.74%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (5.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (5.62%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Security Consultant
9 4 (4.49%) Help Desk Support
9 4 (4.49%) Junior
9 4 (4.49%) Consultant
9 4 (4.49%) Junior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.24%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.37%) PMI
3 3 (3.37%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.37%) Open Source
3 3 (3.37%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.12%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.12%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.12%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.12%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 37 (41.57%) Windows
2 24 (26.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (24.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (13.48%) Linux
5 8 (8.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (8.99%) UNIX
6 7 (7.87%) Windows 7
7 6 (6.74%) CentOS
8 3 (3.37%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.37%) Windows Phone
8 3 (3.37%) Android
9 2 (2.25%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (2.25%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.72%) ITIL
2 14 (15.73%) Information Security
3 10 (11.24%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (11.24%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (10.11%) Load Balancing
5 8 (8.99%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 8 (8.99%) WAN Optimisation
6 6 (6.74%) Information Security Management
6 6 (6.74%) Security Management
7 5 (5.62%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.62%) Change Control
8 4 (4.49%) Asset Management
9 3 (3.37%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.37%) PRINCE
9 3 (3.37%) Project Management
9 3 (3.37%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.37%) Network Management
9 3 (3.37%) SIEM
9 3 (3.37%) Line Management
9 3 (3.37%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.74%) Perl
1 6 (6.74%) Python
2 3 (3.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (32.58%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (29.21%) CCNP
3 25 (28.09%) CISSP
4 17 (19.10%) CCNA
5 11 (12.36%) SSCP
5 11 (12.36%) CISM
6 10 (11.24%) Degree
7 4 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.37%) PMI Certification
9 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.25%) MCSE
10 1 (1.12%) MCSA
10 1 (1.12%) CCDP
10 1 (1.12%) CCSA
10 1 (1.12%) CCSE
10 1 (1.12%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.12%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (12.36%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.74%) SLA
3 5 (5.62%) COBIT
System Software
1 40 (44.94%) Active Directory
2 15 (16.85%) Hyper-V
3 9 (10.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.25%) NFS
4 2 (2.25%) XenApp
4 2 (2.25%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) SCCM
2 3 (3.37%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.12%) SCSM
Vendors
1 33 (37.08%) Cisco
2 30 (33.71%) Microsoft
3 18 (20.22%) VMware
4 13 (14.61%) HP
5 10 (11.24%) Riverbed
6 9 (10.11%) SolarWinds
7 6 (6.74%) Isilon
7 6 (6.74%) EMC
8 5 (5.62%) Citrix
9 4 (4.49%) Dell
9 4 (4.49%) Oracle
10 3 (3.37%) Apple
10 3 (3.37%) Red Gate
10 3 (3.37%) CA
11 2 (2.25%) Remedy
12 1 (1.12%) Sage
12 1 (1.12%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow
12 1 (1.12%) Dell KACE
12 1 (1.12%) NetApp
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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