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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 38 43 21
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -22
Permanent jobs citing LAN 28 16 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 6.83% 4.11% 9.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.21% 17.98% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 51
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
132 89 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 32.20% 22.88% 23.32%
Number of salaries quoted 123 78 124
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Crawley

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 36 (90.00%) WAN
2 26 (65.00%) Active Directory
3 20 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 18 (45.00%) Windows
4 18 (45.00%) VMware
5 17 (42.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (37.50%) Cisco
7 14 (35.00%) Firewall
7 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (30.00%) Information Security
8 12 (30.00%) PKI
8 12 (30.00%) CISA
8 12 (30.00%) CISSP
9 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
9 11 (27.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (27.50%) CRISC
10 10 (25.00%) Business Continuity
10 10 (25.00%) DNS
10 10 (25.00%) DHCP
11 9 (22.50%) CA
12 8 (20.00%) ARCserve
12 8 (20.00%) Sophos
12 8 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (20.00%) Security Management
12 8 (20.00%) .NET
12 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 8 (20.00%) IIS
12 8 (20.00%) Web Services
12 8 (20.00%) SAN
12 8 (20.00%) Dell

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 8 (20.00%) IIS
1 8 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 8 (20.00%) Lync
2 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 36 (90.00%) WAN
2 20 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 14 (35.00%) Firewall
4 10 (25.00%) DHCP
4 10 (25.00%) DNS
5 8 (20.00%) SAN
6 6 (15.00%) VPN
7 4 (10.00%) 3G
7 4 (10.00%) MPLS
7 4 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (10.00%) NAS
8 3 (7.50%) Wireless
8 3 (7.50%) WLAN
9 2 (5.00%) IPsec
9 2 (5.00%) VLAN
9 2 (5.00%) VPLS
9 2 (5.00%) Network Security
9 2 (5.00%) HSRP
9 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (5.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Military
2 4 (10.00%) Electronics
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Analyst
2 12 (30.00%) Security Analyst
3 11 (27.50%) Information Analyst
3 11 (27.50%) Information Security Analyst
4 10 (25.00%) Desktop Support
5 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (17.50%) Network Engineer
7 6 (15.00%) Support Analyst
7 6 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (15.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 6 (15.00%) Desktop Analyst
7 6 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) Service Manager
10 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Architect
10 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) .NET
1 8 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) PKI
2 8 (20.00%) Clustering
3 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.00%) Smartphone
3 4 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.50%) Open Source
5 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (45.00%) Windows
2 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Information Security
2 11 (27.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 8 (20.00%) High Availability
4 8 (20.00%) Security Management
4 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 8 (20.00%) Release Management
5 6 (15.00%) Project Management
6 5 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 4 (10.00%) Asset Management
7 4 (10.00%) Service Management
7 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (7.50%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.50%) ITIL
10 1 (2.50%) Validation
10 1 (2.50%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.50%) Perl
3 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) CISSP
1 12 (30.00%) CISA
2 11 (27.50%) CRISC
3 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (10.00%) CCNP
4 2 (5.00%) CCIE
4 2 (5.00%) VCP4
4 2 (5.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.50%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (42.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) ARCserve
1 8 (20.00%) WSUS
1 8 (20.00%) SCCM
1 8 (20.00%) SCSM
2 4 (10.00%) SCOM
3 3 (7.50%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (5.00%) Nagios
4 2 (5.00%) Cacti
4 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) VMware
2 15 (37.50%) Cisco
3 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
4 9 (22.50%) CA
5 8 (20.00%) Sophos
5 8 (20.00%) Dell
5 8 (20.00%) Citrix
5 8 (20.00%) Lumension
6 6 (15.00%) SolarWinds
7 4 (10.00%) HP
7 4 (10.00%) Brocade
8 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
8 2 (5.00%) BT
9 1 (2.50%) Juniper