The first table below looks at the demand for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 35 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.58% - 1.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% - 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £22,500 - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%
Communications & Networking Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 13 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 14.45% 7.47% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 32
Average salary £23,000 £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.00% +58.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £40,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
Essex

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

LAN
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Colchester region.

LAN Salary Trend in Colchester

LAN
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (50.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) VMware