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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 96 61 95
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +34
Permanent jobs citing LAN 34 69 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.50% 3.30% 1.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.56% 14.32% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 32 54 47
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,550 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
450 482 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.83% 23.04% 21.19%
Number of salaries quoted 350 372 429
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Cambridge -25 18 £40,000 -6.97% 8
Peterborough -4 2 - - 1
Huntingdon -6 1 £20,000 -19.99%
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 76 (97.44%) WAN
2 34 (43.59%) Windows
3 31 (39.74%) Microsoft
4 27 (34.62%) Cisco
5 26 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 24 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 24 (30.77%) VMware
7 23 (29.49%) Network Security
8 20 (25.64%) ITIL
9 19 (24.36%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (21.79%) CCNP
11 15 (19.23%) MS Excel
11 15 (19.23%) MS Exchange
11 15 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (17.95%) VPN
12 14 (17.95%) Linux
13 13 (16.67%) Wireless
13 13 (16.67%) HP
13 13 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
14 12 (15.38%) CCNA
15 11 (14.10%) CISSP
15 11 (14.10%) SAN
15 11 (14.10%) DNS
15 11 (14.10%) DHCP
15 11 (14.10%) Hyper-V
16 10 (12.82%) Wireshark
16 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (12.82%) Service Delivery

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 15 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) S-PLUS
3 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) IaaS
1 4 (5.13%) SaaS
1 4 (5.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (97.44%) WAN
2 24 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 23 (29.49%) Network Security
4 14 (17.95%) VPN
5 13 (16.67%) Wireless
6 12 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
7 11 (14.10%) SAN
7 11 (14.10%) DNS
7 11 (14.10%) DHCP
8 10 (12.82%) Wireshark
9 7 (8.97%) FTP
9 7 (8.97%) VLAN
9 7 (8.97%) NAS
10 6 (7.69%) iSCSI
10 6 (7.69%) InfiniBand
10 6 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (7.69%) SMTP
10 6 (7.69%) SNMP
11 4 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (5.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) FileMaker
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (26.92%) Network Engineer
2 14 (17.95%) Security Engineer
2 14 (17.95%) Network Security Engineer
3 13 (16.67%) Administrator
4 12 (15.38%) Analyst
5 11 (14.10%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (8.97%) IT Manager
6 7 (8.97%) Architect
7 6 (7.69%) Junior Architect
7 6 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (7.69%) Junior
7 6 (7.69%) Network Consultant
7 6 (7.69%) Consultant
8 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) IT Support
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.13%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.41%) PMI
3 5 (6.41%) Mobile Computing
4 4 (5.13%) Open Source
5 1 (1.28%) AS400
5 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 34 (43.59%) Windows
2 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (17.95%) Linux
5 9 (11.54%) UNIX
6 6 (7.69%) CentOS
7 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.41%) Windows 7
8 4 (5.13%) Android
8 4 (5.13%) Windows Phone
8 4 (5.13%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.85%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.28%) HPUX
11 1 (1.28%) Solaris
11 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.64%) ITIL
2 10 (12.82%) Service Delivery
3 6 (7.69%) Information Security
4 5 (6.41%) Business Continuity
4 5 (6.41%) Project Management
4 5 (6.41%) Service Management
4 5 (6.41%) PRINCE
4 5 (6.41%) Asset Management
4 5 (6.41%) Business Development
4 5 (6.41%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.13%) Line Management
6 3 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.85%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (2.56%) Performance Management
7 2 (2.56%) Data Analysis
7 2 (2.56%) Bioinformatics
7 2 (2.56%) Change Control
7 2 (2.56%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.69%) Python
1 6 (7.69%) Perl
2 4 (5.13%) SQL
3 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.28%) C
3 1 (1.28%) C#
3 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.28%) Korn
3 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (24.36%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (21.79%) CCNP
3 12 (15.38%) CCNA
4 11 (14.10%) CISSP
5 6 (7.69%) Degree
6 5 (6.41%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (6.41%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.28%) CCSA
7 1 (1.28%) SSCP
7 1 (1.28%) CISM
7 1 (1.28%) MCSE
7 1 (1.28%) MCSA
7 1 (1.28%) CCDP
7 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.28%) CCSE
7 1 (1.28%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (14.10%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.13%) XenApp
5 3 (3.85%) NFS
5 3 (3.85%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.28%) Samba
6 1 (1.28%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (1.28%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 31 (39.74%) Microsoft
2 27 (34.62%) Cisco
3 24 (30.77%) VMware
4 13 (16.67%) HP
5 8 (10.26%) Citrix
6 6 (7.69%) Isilon
6 6 (7.69%) Dell
6 6 (7.69%) EMC
7 5 (6.41%) Riverbed
8 4 (5.13%) SolarWinds
8 4 (5.13%) Red Gate
8 4 (5.13%) Apple
9 3 (3.85%) Oracle
10 2 (2.56%) NetApp
10 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.28%) BT
11 1 (1.28%) Sage
11 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.28%) Avaya
11 1 (1.28%) Remedy
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