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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 25 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs citing LAN 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.52% 0.55% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 3.70% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
40 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 25.16% 14.92% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 37 21 5
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) CCNP
4 2 (33.33%) CCDP
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) IPsec
4 2 (33.33%) Legal
4 2 (33.33%) Google
4 2 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (33.33%) FirePass
4 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) Google Apps
4 2 (33.33%) Data Privacy
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) FirePass
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 2 (33.33%) Data Privacy
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) CCDP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) F5
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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