The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
England / East of England
Rank 91 68 101
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +33
Permanent jobs citing LAN 168 285 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.86% 4.03% 2.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.65% 19.71% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 100 231 180
Median salary £40,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,450 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
952 1446 1477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.22% 20.46% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 743 1176 1168
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

LAN
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

LAN Salary Trend in the East of England

LAN
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

LAN Salary Histogram in the East of England

LAN
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -27 75 £37,500 -11.76% 8
Cambridgeshire +1 41 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Bedfordshire +1 36 £55,000 - 5
Essex -9 12 £32,500 -23.52%
Suffolk +19 7 £23,500 -14.54% 1
Norfolk -16 3 £40,000 -23.80%
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for LAN.

1 319 (86.92%) WAN
2 218 (59.40%) Cisco
3 173 (47.14%) Cisco Certification
4 168 (45.78%) Firewall
5 139 (37.87%) CCNP
6 118 (32.15%) Windows
7 115 (31.34%) Microsoft
8 104 (28.34%) CheckPoint
9 101 (27.52%) VMware
10 100 (27.25%) VPN
11 99 (26.98%) Active Directory
12 92 (25.07%) Data Centre
13 86 (23.43%) TCP/IP
14 85 (23.16%) Wireless
15 82 (22.34%) Cisco Nexus
16 81 (22.07%) ITIL
17 79 (21.53%) DNS
18 77 (20.98%) CCNA
19 66 (17.98%) BGP
20 65 (17.71%) VMware Infrastructure
21 64 (17.44%) Network Management
22 63 (17.17%) Network Security
22 63 (17.17%) OSPF
23 62 (16.89%) VoIP
24 60 (16.35%) Linux
25 57 (15.53%) Windows Server
26 52 (14.17%) DHCP
27 51 (13.90%) Citrix
27 51 (13.90%) F5
28 50 (13.62%) Telecoms

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (10.90%) MS Exchange
2 16 (4.36%) Skype for Business
3 10 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (2.72%) IIS
4 4 (1.09%) OpenStack
4 4 (1.09%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.54%) Apache
5 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 49 (13.35%) MS Excel
2 31 (8.45%) MS Office
3 27 (7.36%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (9.26%) Office 365
2 27 (7.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.09%) PaaS
4 9 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.91%) IaaS
6 3 (0.82%) SaaS
7 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 319 (86.92%) WAN
2 168 (45.78%) Firewall
3 100 (27.25%) VPN
4 86 (23.43%) TCP/IP
5 85 (23.16%) Wireless
6 82 (22.34%) Cisco Nexus
7 79 (21.53%) DNS
8 66 (17.98%) BGP
9 63 (17.17%) Network Security
9 63 (17.17%) OSPF
10 62 (16.89%) VoIP
11 52 (14.17%) DHCP
12 48 (13.08%) VLAN
13 46 (12.53%) MPLS
14 44 (11.99%) Spanning Tree
15 43 (11.72%) SAN
16 41 (11.17%) Wi-Fi
17 25 (6.81%) FTP
17 25 (6.81%) Internet
17 25 (6.81%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.36%) Relational Database
2 5 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.54%) MySQL
5 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.27%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.27%) JIRA
General
1 50 (13.62%) Telecoms
2 16 (4.36%) Retail
3 14 (3.81%) Finance
4 10 (2.72%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (2.18%) Marketing
6 6 (1.63%) Legal
7 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.27%) Advertising
8 1 (0.27%) Automotive
8 1 (0.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 123 (33.51%) Network Engineer
2 45 (12.26%) Analyst
3 41 (11.17%) Consultant
4 39 (10.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 39 (10.63%) Support Engineer
5 36 (9.81%) Network Consultant
6 35 (9.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 27 (7.36%) Cisco Engineer
8 26 (7.08%) Network Security Consultant
8 26 (7.08%) Security Consultant
8 26 (7.08%) Senior Network Engineer
9 25 (6.81%) 3rd Line Support
9 25 (6.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 24 (6.54%) Architect
11 22 (5.99%) Security Engineer
12 21 (5.72%) Support Analyst
13 20 (5.45%) Network Security Engineer
14 18 (4.90%) Network Analyst
15 17 (4.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 14 (3.81%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.45%) 802.1X
2 5 (1.36%) Web Services
3 4 (1.09%) Middleware
4 1 (0.27%) COM
4 1 (0.27%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 92 (25.07%) Data Centre
2 25 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.27%) Driving Licence
4 7 (1.91%) Fat Client
4 7 (1.91%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.91%) Thin Client
5 6 (1.63%) Algorithms
5 6 (1.63%) User Experience
6 5 (1.36%) Blog
7 4 (1.09%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.09%) iPad
7 4 (1.09%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.09%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.09%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.82%) Cybercrime
9 2 (0.54%) e-Health
9 2 (0.54%) EPoS
9 2 (0.54%) Handset
9 2 (0.54%) HP Storage
9 2 (0.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 118 (32.15%) Windows
2 60 (16.35%) Linux
3 57 (15.53%) Windows Server
4 42 (11.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (8.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (7.90%) Windows 7
7 26 (7.08%) Unix
8 20 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (4.36%) Windows 10
10 14 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (3.54%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.36%) CentOS
13 3 (0.82%) Solaris
14 1 (0.27%) Android
14 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (22.07%) ITIL
2 64 (17.44%) Network Management
3 48 (13.08%) Load Balancing
4 47 (12.81%) Problem Management
5 38 (10.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 36 (9.81%) Change Control
7 31 (8.45%) Mentoring
8 29 (7.90%) Presales
9 28 (7.63%) Incident Management
10 26 (7.08%) Migration
11 22 (5.99%) Asset Management
12 21 (5.72%) Network Design
13 18 (4.90%) E-Commerce
14 15 (4.09%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (3.81%) Change Management
16 13 (3.54%) High Availability
16 13 (3.54%) ITIL V3
17 12 (3.27%) Continuous Improvement
17 12 (3.27%) Service Delivery
18 11 (3.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (5.45%) SQL
2 11 (3.00%) C
3 7 (1.91%) PowerShell
4 6 (1.63%) Bash Shell
5 5 (1.36%) Python
6 4 (1.09%) Perl
7 3 (0.82%) PHP
8 2 (0.54%) Java
9 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 173 (47.14%) Cisco Certification
2 139 (37.87%) CCNP
3 77 (20.98%) CCNA
4 47 (12.81%) CCSA
5 36 (9.81%) CCIE
5 36 (9.81%) CCSE
6 33 (8.99%) CCDP
7 32 (8.72%) Degree
8 30 (8.17%) Security Cleared
9 21 (5.72%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (4.09%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (3.27%) BC Cleared
12 9 (2.45%) JNCIP
12 9 (2.45%) MCSE
13 7 (1.91%) SC Cleared
14 6 (1.63%) MCSA
15 4 (1.09%) DV Cleared
15 4 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 3 (0.82%) JNCIA
16 3 (0.82%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (10.35%) SLA
2 11 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 99 (26.98%) Active Directory
2 65 (17.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (4.63%) vSphere
4 14 (3.81%) Hyper-V
4 14 (3.81%) VMware ESX
5 13 (3.54%) Terminal Services
6 8 (2.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 8 (2.18%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.09%) iptables
7 4 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.54%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.54%) Xen
9 2 (0.54%) XenApp
9 2 (0.54%) XenServer
10 1 (0.27%) Firmware
10 1 (0.27%) KVM
10 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (5.99%) SCCM
2 8 (2.18%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (1.63%) TrustSec
3 6 (1.63%) ZENworks
4 5 (1.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 4 (1.09%) FortiGate
5 4 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.09%) SCOM
5 4 (1.09%) ThinApp
6 3 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.82%) Puppet
7 2 (0.54%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.27%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.27%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.27%) NetVault Backup
8 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 218 (59.40%) Cisco
2 115 (31.34%) Microsoft
3 104 (28.34%) CheckPoint
4 101 (27.52%) VMware
5 51 (13.90%) Citrix
5 51 (13.90%) F5
6 33 (8.99%) Avaya
7 32 (8.72%) Juniper
8 22 (5.99%) SolarWinds
9 20 (5.45%) HP
10 17 (4.63%) Brocade
11 15 (4.09%) Symantec
12 13 (3.54%) Riverbed
13 12 (3.27%) EMC
14 10 (2.72%) Mitel
15 9 (2.45%) Blue Coat
15 9 (2.45%) Computacenter
16 8 (2.18%) Aruba
16 8 (2.18%) CA
16 8 (2.18%) Red Hat
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £42000 - £51000 per annum + £6k car allowance, 10% bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Interesting work
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Car, OTE, Training, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Ipswich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Clancy Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bishop's Stortford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago