The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 37 40 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 4 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.00% 1.72% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.89% 8.47% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 6
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +65.21%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
LAN
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 59 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 22.50% 20.27% 24.25%
Number of salaries quoted 38 48 94
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

LAN
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

LAN Salary Trend in Croydon

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 10 (83.33%) WAN
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) CCNA
4 5 (41.67%) SLA
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (33.33%) Wireless
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Vista
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (25.00%) Network Management
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (25.00%) MS Office
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco
6 3 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
6 3 (25.00%) Juniper
6 3 (25.00%) Firmware
6 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) MCP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (8.33%) OnBase
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) WAN
2 4 (33.33%) Wireless
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Device Driver
1 2 (16.67%) 3D Printing
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) Network Management
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Document Management
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Process Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNA
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCP
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Firmware
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Juniper
2 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec
3 2 (16.67%) Sophos
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (8.33%) Riverbed
4 1 (8.33%) Sage
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Aruba
Croydon, Surrey
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago