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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 59 109 100
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -9
Permanent jobs citing LAN 68 31 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.15% 1.26% 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.85% 6.26% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 44 28 35
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £28,400 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,181 £40,300 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
381 495 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.66% 20.07% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 313 403 396
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +15 28 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Peterborough +23 25 £35,000 -12.50%
Huntingdon - 9 £35,000 -
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 121 (95.28%) WAN
2 47 (37.01%) Active Directory
3 42 (33.07%) Windows
4 40 (31.50%) VPN
4 40 (31.50%) Data Centre
5 39 (30.71%) Wireless
6 36 (28.35%) Firewall
7 33 (25.98%) TCP/IP
8 32 (25.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (22.05%) Cisco Certification
10 26 (20.47%) CCNP
11 25 (19.69%) Cisco
11 25 (19.69%) SAN
11 25 (19.69%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (18.90%) OSPF
12 24 (18.90%) BGP
12 24 (18.90%) ITIL
13 23 (18.11%) VoIP
14 21 (16.54%) Telecoms
14 21 (16.54%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (16.54%) Citrix
15 20 (15.75%) CISSP
15 20 (15.75%) VMware
16 18 (14.17%) PABX
16 18 (14.17%) Wi-Fi
16 18 (14.17%) MS Exchange
17 17 (13.39%) Microsoft
17 17 (13.39%) Finance
17 17 (13.39%) NAS
17 17 (13.39%) Degree

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (14.17%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (5.51%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.79%) Lync
5 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.15%) MS Office
2 3 (2.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.51%) Office 365
2 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 121 (95.28%) WAN
2 40 (31.50%) VPN
3 39 (30.71%) Wireless
4 36 (28.35%) Firewall
5 33 (25.98%) TCP/IP
6 25 (19.69%) SAN
7 24 (18.90%) OSPF
7 24 (18.90%) BGP
8 23 (18.11%) VoIP
9 18 (14.17%) Wi-Fi
9 18 (14.17%) PABX
10 17 (13.39%) NAS
11 12 (9.45%) EIGRP
11 12 (9.45%) WLAN
12 11 (8.66%) VRRP
12 11 (8.66%) HSRP
13 10 (7.87%) Unified Communications
13 10 (7.87%) VLAN
14 9 (7.09%) Cisco Nexus
15 7 (5.51%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.60%) Data Warehouse
1 16 (12.60%) OLTP
2 6 (4.72%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Ant
General
1 21 (16.54%) Telecoms
2 17 (13.39%) Finance
3 11 (8.66%) Publishing
3 11 (8.66%) Marketing
4 4 (3.15%) Legal
5 3 (2.36%) Electronics
6 2 (1.57%) Retail
7 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (17.32%) Network Engineer
2 20 (15.75%) Architect
3 19 (14.96%) Infrastructure Architect
4 18 (14.17%) Support Engineer
5 17 (13.39%) Analyst
6 9 (7.09%) Server Support
6 9 (7.09%) Server Engineer
6 9 (7.09%) Senior Support Engineer
7 8 (6.30%) Senior Server Engineer
7 8 (6.30%) Cisco Engineer
7 8 (6.30%) Server Support Engineer
7 8 (6.30%) Support Analyst
7 8 (6.30%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (6.30%) Senior Server Support Engineer
8 7 (5.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.51%) Help Desk Support
8 7 (5.51%) Consultant
9 6 (4.72%) Security Consultant
9 6 (4.72%) Network Manager
9 6 (4.72%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 40 (31.50%) Data Centre
2 16 (12.60%) BYOD
2 16 (12.60%) Management Information System
3 11 (8.66%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (3.94%) Statistics
4 5 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.15%) HP Storage
5 4 (3.15%) Thin Client
5 4 (3.15%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.57%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.79%) Clustering
7 1 (0.79%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 42 (33.07%) Windows
2 32 (25.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (19.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (16.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (11.81%) Windows 7
6 8 (6.30%) Linux
7 7 (5.51%) UNIX
8 6 (4.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.15%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.57%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.79%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.79%) Android
11 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.90%) ITIL
2 16 (12.60%) Information Security
3 15 (11.81%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (11.81%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (9.45%) Network Management
5 10 (7.87%) Load Balancing
6 9 (7.09%) WAN Optimisation
7 6 (4.72%) Market Research
7 6 (4.72%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (4.72%) Data Security
7 6 (4.72%) Configuration Management
8 5 (3.94%) Migration
9 4 (3.15%) Security Management
9 4 (3.15%) Risk Management
9 4 (3.15%) Information Management
9 4 (3.15%) Identity Management
9 4 (3.15%) Information Security Management
9 4 (3.15%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (3.15%) Change Control
9 4 (3.15%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (22.05%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (20.47%) CCNP
3 20 (15.75%) CISSP
4 17 (13.39%) Degree
5 16 (12.60%) CISM
6 12 (9.45%) SSCP
7 10 (7.87%) CCNA
8 7 (5.51%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (3.94%) RHCE
10 5 (3.94%) RHCA
10 5 (3.94%) CCIP
10 5 (3.94%) MCSE
11 4 (3.15%) CISA
12 3 (2.36%) MCP
12 3 (2.36%) DV Cleared
12 3 (2.36%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.57%) HNC
14 1 (0.79%) CCIE
14 1 (0.79%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (7.09%) SLA
2 9 (7.09%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.94%) COBIT
4 2 (1.57%) JSP 440
System Software
1 47 (37.01%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.09%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.72%) XenApp
3 6 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.94%) XenDesktop
5 4 (3.15%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.79%) NFS
6 1 (0.79%) vSphere
6 1 (0.79%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 4 (3.15%) ARCserve
1 4 (3.15%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (1.57%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.79%) WSUS
3 1 (0.79%) SCCM
3 1 (0.79%) SCSM
Vendors
1 25 (19.69%) Cisco
2 21 (16.54%) Citrix
3 20 (15.75%) VMware
4 17 (13.39%) Microsoft
5 12 (9.45%) Remedy
6 11 (8.66%) CheckPoint
7 9 (7.09%) Riverbed
7 9 (7.09%) SolarWinds
8 7 (5.51%) Cramer
9 6 (4.72%) Red Hat
9 6 (4.72%) HP
10 5 (3.94%) Oracle
10 5 (3.94%) NetApp
11 4 (3.15%) Juniper
11 4 (3.15%) CA
12 3 (2.36%) CommVault
12 3 (2.36%) Mercator
13 2 (1.57%) ServiceNow
14 1 (0.79%) F5
14 1 (0.79%) Websense
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