The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 87 115 80
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -35
Permanent jobs citing LAN 64 36 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.53% 1.29% 2.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.72% 6.50% 14.31%
Number of salaries quoted 53 35 78
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £25,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £41,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
546 554 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.57% 19.89% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 444 428 494
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% -7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,712
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
East of England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +35 50 £35,000 - 3
Peterborough -5 6 £38,750 +19.23% 1
Ely - 2 - -
Huntingdon +4 1 £35,000 +32.07% 1
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 90 (68.70%) WAN
2 69 (52.67%) Microsoft
2 69 (52.67%) Windows
3 54 (41.22%) Firewall
4 49 (37.40%) Wireless
5 46 (35.11%) DHCP
6 45 (34.35%) DNS
6 45 (34.35%) Cisco
7 42 (32.06%) Active Directory
8 41 (31.30%) Cisco Certification
9 40 (30.53%) TCP/IP
10 38 (29.01%) Windows Server 2008
11 34 (25.95%) MS Exchange
12 32 (24.43%) MS Excel
13 28 (21.37%) HP
13 28 (21.37%) Degree
14 27 (20.61%) Hyper-V
14 27 (20.61%) VMware
15 26 (19.85%) VPN
16 25 (19.08%) Cisco ASA
17 24 (18.32%) Microsoft Certification
18 23 (17.56%) Windows Server 2012
19 22 (16.79%) OSPF
19 22 (16.79%) CCNP
19 22 (16.79%) CCNA
19 22 (16.79%) SCCM
19 22 (16.79%) NAS
20 20 (15.27%) VMware Infrastructure
20 20 (15.27%) VoIP
20 20 (15.27%) Citrix

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 34 (25.95%) MS Exchange
2 15 (11.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (7.63%) Lync
3 10 (7.63%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.34%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (5.34%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (3.05%) IIS
7 3 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.53%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.53%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 32 (24.43%) MS Excel
2 18 (13.74%) MS Office
3 2 (1.53%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.76%) MS Project
4 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.05%) Office 365
2 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 90 (68.70%) WAN
2 54 (41.22%) Firewall
3 49 (37.40%) Wireless
4 46 (35.11%) DHCP
5 45 (34.35%) DNS
6 40 (30.53%) TCP/IP
7 26 (19.85%) VPN
8 25 (19.08%) Cisco ASA
9 22 (16.79%) OSPF
9 22 (16.79%) NAS
10 20 (15.27%) VoIP
11 19 (14.50%) VLAN
11 19 (14.50%) IP Telephony
12 18 (13.74%) BGP
12 18 (13.74%) Cisco Nexus
13 16 (12.21%) SAN
14 15 (11.45%) SNMP
15 12 (9.16%) Ethernet
16 11 (8.40%) EIGRP
16 11 (8.40%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.98%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.87%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.58%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (9.16%) Finance
2 3 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.53%) Retail
4 1 (0.76%) Marketing
4 1 (0.76%) Billing
4 1 (0.76%) Electronics
4 1 (0.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (22.14%) Support Engineer
2 19 (14.50%) Systems Engineer
2 19 (14.50%) Administrator
3 15 (11.45%) Technical Support
3 15 (11.45%) Network Engineer
4 14 (10.69%) Technical Engineer
4 14 (10.69%) Technical Support Engineer
5 13 (9.92%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (9.16%) Architect
7 11 (8.40%) 3rd Line Support
7 11 (8.40%) Firewall Engineer
8 10 (7.63%) IT Support
8 10 (7.63%) Technical Architect
9 9 (6.87%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (6.87%) Lead Systems Engineer
9 9 (6.87%) Information Systems Engineer
10 8 (6.11%) NOC Engineer
10 8 (6.11%) IT Support Engineer
11 7 (5.34%) Network Architect
11 7 (5.34%) Network Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.05%) HTML
2 3 (2.29%) CSS
2 3 (2.29%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.45%) Firmware
2 14 (10.69%) Video Conferencing
3 13 (9.92%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.87%) Replication
4 9 (6.87%) Open Source
5 6 (4.58%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (3.05%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.29%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.53%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.76%) EPoS
9 1 (0.76%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.76%) PDA
9 1 (0.76%) Statistics
9 1 (0.76%) CESG
9 1 (0.76%) Clustering
9 1 (0.76%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 69 (52.67%) Windows
2 38 (29.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (17.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (12.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (11.45%) Windows 7
6 8 (6.11%) Windows XP
7 5 (3.82%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.53%) Linux
8 2 (1.53%) NetWare
9 1 (0.76%) UNIX
9 1 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (13.74%) ITIL
2 11 (8.40%) Problem Management
2 11 (8.40%) Validation
2 11 (8.40%) Network Monitoring
3 10 (7.63%) Migration
4 9 (6.87%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (6.87%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (6.11%) Load Balancing
6 6 (4.58%) Network Design
6 6 (4.58%) Information Security
6 6 (4.58%) OWASP
6 6 (4.58%) Data Protection
6 6 (4.58%) Risk Analysis
6 6 (4.58%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (4.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (3.82%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.05%) Software Engineering
8 4 (3.05%) Project Management
9 3 (2.29%) Data Security
9 3 (2.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.45%) SQL
2 9 (6.87%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.53%) VB
4 1 (0.76%) VBA
4 1 (0.76%) C
4 1 (0.76%) C#
4 1 (0.76%) C++
4 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.76%) Perl
4 1 (0.76%) PHP
4 1 (0.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 41 (31.30%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (21.37%) Degree
3 24 (18.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (16.79%) CCNP
4 22 (16.79%) CCNA
5 14 (10.69%) MCSA
6 10 (7.63%) CISSP
7 9 (6.87%) MCSE
7 9 (6.87%) MCITP
8 7 (5.34%) CCDP
9 6 (4.58%) CISM
9 6 (4.58%) SSCP
10 3 (2.29%) MCP
10 3 (2.29%) CEH
10 3 (2.29%) GIAC
10 3 (2.29%) OSCP
10 3 (2.29%) OSCE
11 2 (1.53%) MCTS
11 2 (1.53%) ISTQB
11 2 (1.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 15 (11.45%) PCI DSS
2 14 (10.69%) SLA
3 9 (6.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (5.34%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 7 (5.34%) GAMP
4 7 (5.34%) GCP
4 7 (5.34%) GMP
4 7 (5.34%) QA
System Software
1 42 (32.06%) Active Directory
2 27 (20.61%) Hyper-V
3 20 (15.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.29%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (1.53%) XenApp
6 1 (0.76%) NDS
6 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.76%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.76%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 22 (16.79%) SCCM
2 14 (10.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 14 (10.69%) FortiGate
3 12 (9.16%) SCOM
4 11 (8.40%) SCVMM
4 11 (8.40%) SCSM
5 9 (6.87%) Puppet
5 9 (6.87%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (5.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (3.82%) Backup Exec
8 4 (3.05%) WhatsUp Gold
8 4 (3.05%) Nagios
9 2 (1.53%) WSUS
10 1 (0.76%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 69 (52.67%) Microsoft
2 45 (34.35%) Cisco
3 28 (21.37%) HP
4 27 (20.61%) VMware
5 20 (15.27%) Citrix
6 18 (13.74%) F5
7 16 (12.21%) Juniper
8 11 (8.40%) Polycom
8 11 (8.40%) Fortinet
8 11 (8.40%) Sourcefire
8 11 (8.40%) Splunk
8 11 (8.40%) Riverbed
8 11 (8.40%) Aruba
9 10 (7.63%) Red Hat
10 9 (6.87%) Red Gate
11 7 (5.34%) CheckPoint
11 7 (5.34%) ProCurve
11 7 (5.34%) Veeam
12 5 (3.82%) Oracle
13 4 (3.05%) Trapeze
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