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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 21 49 44
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 52 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 11.95% 2.05% 4.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.60% 8.70% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 51 7 25
Average salary £50,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £40,400 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
125 92 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 28.74% 23.59% 21.76%
Number of salaries quoted 107 76 102
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Crawley

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 72 (88.89%) Data Centre
2 64 (79.01%) Cisco
3 55 (67.90%) Firewall
4 52 (64.20%) WAN
5 47 (58.02%) Load Balancing
6 39 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
7 38 (46.91%) CCNP
8 35 (43.21%) Cisco Nexus
9 30 (37.04%) Migration
10 29 (35.80%) VMware
10 29 (35.80%) VMware Infrastructure
10 29 (35.80%) Wireshark
10 29 (35.80%) CiscoWorks
10 29 (35.80%) DWDM
10 29 (35.80%) Cisco LMS
10 29 (35.80%) F5
11 26 (32.10%) Citrix
12 24 (29.63%) VPN
12 24 (29.63%) Windows
13 21 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (25.93%) SCCM
14 19 (23.46%) SAN
15 17 (20.99%) Finance
16 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
16 15 (18.52%) UNIX
16 15 (18.52%) TCP/IP
17 14 (17.28%) Active Directory
17 14 (17.28%) Windows Server 2012
18 13 (16.05%) CheckPoint
19 12 (14.81%) Clustering

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 9 (11.11%) Lync
1 9 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 9 (11.11%) IIS
2 8 (9.88%) MS Exchange
3 7 (8.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) MS Office
2 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 55 (67.90%) Firewall
2 52 (64.20%) WAN
3 35 (43.21%) Cisco Nexus
4 29 (35.80%) Wireshark
4 29 (35.80%) DWDM
5 24 (29.63%) VPN
6 19 (23.46%) SAN
7 15 (18.52%) TCP/IP
8 9 (11.11%) DNS
8 9 (11.11%) DHCP
9 7 (8.64%) Wireless
9 7 (8.64%) VoIP
9 7 (8.64%) MPLS
9 7 (8.64%) NAS
10 6 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (6.17%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (6.17%) VRRP
11 5 (6.17%) IPsec
11 5 (6.17%) OSPF
11 5 (6.17%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
General
1 17 (20.99%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Back Office
2 7 (8.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 21 (25.93%) Network Engineer
2 20 (24.69%) Cisco Engineer
3 16 (19.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (12.35%) Infrastructure Manager
5 9 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (8.64%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 7 (8.64%) Architect
6 7 (8.64%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.17%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Desktop Support
8 4 (4.94%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Desktop Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) IT Support Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) IT Support
10 2 (2.47%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
10 2 (2.47%) AWS Engineer
10 2 (2.47%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.11%) .NET
1 9 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (1.23%) COM
2 1 (1.23%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 72 (88.89%) Data Centre
2 12 (14.81%) Clustering
3 10 (12.35%) Mainframe
4 7 (8.64%) iSeries
4 7 (8.64%) AS400
4 7 (8.64%) BYOD
5 3 (3.70%) Replication
6 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.63%) Windows
2 21 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (18.52%) UNIX
4 14 (17.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.17%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (58.02%) Load Balancing
2 30 (37.04%) Migration
3 10 (12.35%) Project Management
3 10 (12.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (12.35%) Data Centre Operations
4 9 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 9 (11.11%) High Availability
4 9 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 9 (11.11%) Release Management
4 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (11.11%) Service Management
4 9 (11.11%) ITIL
4 9 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 7 (8.64%) Project Planning
5 7 (8.64%) Performance Management
5 7 (8.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (6.17%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (6.17%) Software Delivery
8 3 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.58%) C
2 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (46.91%) CCNP
3 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.47%) Degree
3 2 (2.47%) CCNA
4 1 (1.23%) MCSE
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.23%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (35.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (17.28%) Active Directory
3 9 (11.11%) XenApp
3 9 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 9 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (8.64%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (35.80%) CiscoWorks
1 29 (35.80%) Cisco LMS
2 21 (25.93%) SCCM
3 9 (11.11%) SCSM
3 9 (11.11%) WSUS
3 9 (11.11%) ARCserve
4 4 (4.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 64 (79.01%) Cisco
2 29 (35.80%) VMware
2 29 (35.80%) F5
3 26 (32.10%) Citrix
4 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 13 (16.05%) CheckPoint
6 12 (14.81%) SolarWinds
7 9 (11.11%) Dell Compellent
7 9 (11.11%) Lumension
7 9 (11.11%) Sophos
7 9 (11.11%) Dell
8 8 (9.88%) Blue Coat
9 7 (8.64%) Intel
10 5 (6.17%) CA
11 2 (2.47%) Brocade
11 2 (2.47%) IBM
11 2 (2.47%) HP
12 1 (1.23%) SAP
12 1 (1.23%) Oracle
12 1 (1.23%) Avaya