The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 66 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +1
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.47% 8.48% 6.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.25% 27.42% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 34 31
Average salary £48,750 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
LAN
West Sussex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
89 124 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 20.94% 30.92% 23.00%
Number of salaries quoted 84 111 104
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

LAN
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

LAN Salary Trend in Crawley

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 21 (84.00%) Data Centre
2 19 (76.00%) Cisco
3 17 (68.00%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (64.00%) CCNP
4 16 (64.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (60.00%) DWDM
5 15 (60.00%) Migration
6 13 (52.00%) Load Balancing
7 12 (48.00%) CiscoWorks
8 11 (44.00%) Wireshark
8 11 (44.00%) Cisco LMS
9 10 (40.00%) F5
10 9 (36.00%) WAN
10 9 (36.00%) Firewall
11 8 (32.00%) Palo Alto
12 6 (24.00%) SAN
13 5 (20.00%) Citrix
13 5 (20.00%) VPN
13 5 (20.00%) VMware
13 5 (20.00%) SCCM
13 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 4 (16.00%) DNS
14 4 (16.00%) DHCP
15 3 (12.00%) C
15 3 (12.00%) Unix
15 3 (12.00%) Windows
15 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
15 3 (12.00%) Mainframe
15 3 (12.00%) Clustering
15 3 (12.00%) Replication

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 15 (60.00%) DWDM
3 11 (44.00%) Wireshark
4 9 (36.00%) Firewall
4 9 (36.00%) WAN
5 6 (24.00%) SAN
6 5 (20.00%) VPN
7 4 (16.00%) DHCP
7 4 (16.00%) DNS
8 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (12.00%) Unified Communications
9 2 (8.00%) BIG-IP
9 2 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (8.00%) FTP
9 2 (8.00%) HTTP
9 2 (8.00%) ICMP
9 2 (8.00%) Wireless
10 1 (4.00%) 3G
10 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) LAN Engineer
2 13 (52.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 12 (48.00%) Network Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (24.00%) Data Centre Engineer
5 6 (24.00%) Data Network Engineer
6 5 (20.00%) Architect
6 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 4 (16.00%) Junior
7 4 (16.00%) Junior Network Engineer
7 4 (16.00%) Technical Architect
7 4 (16.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (12.00%) Wintel Architect
9 2 (8.00%) Unix Architect
9 2 (8.00%) Wintel Technical Architect
10 1 (4.00%) Juniper Engineer
10 1 (4.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
10 1 (4.00%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
10 1 (4.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (84.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (12.00%) Replication
3 2 (8.00%) AS400
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) PKI
4 1 (4.00%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Unix
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Migration
2 13 (52.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (12.00%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.00%) Change Control
5 1 (4.00%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Information Management
5 1 (4.00%) Network Design
5 1 (4.00%) Operations Management
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management
5 1 (4.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (64.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) XenApp
2 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (48.00%) CiscoWorks
2 11 (44.00%) Cisco LMS
3 5 (20.00%) SCCM
4 2 (8.00%) SCOM
5 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (4.00%) Sysprep
5 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Cisco
2 10 (40.00%) F5
3 8 (32.00%) Palo Alto
4 5 (20.00%) Citrix
4 5 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) IBM
5 2 (8.00%) Intel
6 1 (4.00%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (4.00%) Dell
6 1 (4.00%) Juniper
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds