The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 29 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing LAN 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.48% 1.41% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.00% 10.00% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
LAN
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 20.66% 14.08% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 9
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -55.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Pegasus
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Migration Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Pegasus
3 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
Colchester, Essex
Bristow Holland
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago