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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 26 40 32
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing LAN 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.00% 0.55% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 3.45% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +60.71%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
36 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 24.00% 15.93% 12.27%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 12
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,076 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 26 November 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (40.00%) Google
3 2 (40.00%) Google Apps
3 2 (40.00%) Data Privacy
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) IPsec
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) SAN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) IPsec
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (20.00%) FirePass
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (40.00%) Data Privacy
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCDP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Colchester
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago