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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 99 104 101
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing LAN 208 163 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.60% 2.38% 2.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.86% 11.95% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 179 120 216
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
LAN
England

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
1617 1364 1837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.24% 19.89% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1273 978 1479
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,520 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -6 67 £45,000 - 11
Cambridgeshire -12 45 £40,000 +25.00% 4
Essex -13 40 £37,500 -21.87%
Bedfordshire +14 36 £36,000 -28.00% 7
Suffolk +18 23 £46,500 +72.22%
Norfolk +7 3 £27,500 -72.50%
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 381 (91.59%) WAN
2 215 (51.68%) Windows
3 177 (42.55%) Cisco
4 172 (41.35%) Firewall
5 153 (36.78%) Microsoft
6 136 (32.69%) VMware
7 122 (29.33%) Active Directory
8 105 (25.24%) VPN
9 102 (24.52%) SAN
10 99 (23.80%) VMware Infrastructure
11 97 (23.32%) TCP/IP
12 95 (22.84%) Cisco Certification
13 92 (22.12%) Citrix
14 87 (20.91%) MS Excel
15 79 (18.99%) DNS
16 78 (18.75%) ITIL
17 73 (17.55%) CheckPoint
17 73 (17.55%) Wireless
18 69 (16.59%) CCNP
19 68 (16.35%) HP
19 68 (16.35%) Windows Server 2008
20 65 (15.63%) Network Security
21 56 (13.46%) DHCP
22 55 (13.22%) Linux
23 52 (12.50%) MS Exchange
24 50 (12.02%) Wi-Fi
25 47 (11.30%) SQL Server
26 46 (11.06%) MPLS
26 46 (11.06%) Finance
27 45 (10.82%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 52 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 29 (6.97%) IIS
3 16 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 16 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (3.85%) Lync
4 15 (3.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 14 (3.37%) Lotus Domino
6 12 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (1.92%) Apache
8 8 (1.92%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.96%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.72%) WorkSite
11 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Portal
12 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 87 (20.91%) MS Excel
2 36 (8.65%) MS Office
3 20 (4.81%) RoboHelp
3 20 (4.81%) FrameMaker
3 20 (4.81%) PaintShop Pro
4 10 (2.40%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.96%) MS Project
6 1 (0.24%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.24%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.48%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.05%) PaaS
2 15 (3.61%) IaaS
3 13 (3.13%) SaaS
4 7 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.20%) Office 365
6 2 (0.48%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 381 (91.59%) WAN
2 172 (41.35%) Firewall
3 105 (25.24%) VPN
4 102 (24.52%) SAN
5 97 (23.32%) TCP/IP
6 79 (18.99%) DNS
7 73 (17.55%) Wireless
8 65 (15.63%) Network Security
9 56 (13.46%) DHCP
10 50 (12.02%) Wi-Fi
11 46 (11.06%) MPLS
12 41 (9.86%) VoIP
13 35 (8.41%) VLAN
14 32 (7.69%) NAS
15 25 (6.01%) SSL
16 24 (5.77%) WLAN
17 23 (5.53%) Cisco ASA
18 21 (5.05%) IPsec
19 19 (4.57%) OSPF
19 19 (4.57%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (11.30%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.72%) Big Data
5 2 (0.48%) MySQL
5 2 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.24%) MS Access
6 1 (0.24%) FileMaker
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.48%) Ant
1 2 (0.48%) JUnit
1 2 (0.48%) Subversion
1 2 (0.48%) Maven
2 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (11.06%) Finance
2 37 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 20 (4.81%) Publishing
4 14 (3.37%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.13%) Retail
6 4 (0.96%) Legal
7 2 (0.48%) Games
7 2 (0.48%) Banking
7 2 (0.48%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.48%) Local Government
8 1 (0.24%) Advertising
8 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 93 (22.36%) Network Engineer
2 63 (15.14%) Architect
3 51 (12.26%) Analyst
4 47 (11.30%) Support Engineer
5 37 (8.89%) Consultant
6 34 (8.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 29 (6.97%) 3rd Line Support
7 29 (6.97%) Infrastructure Architect
8 28 (6.73%) Security Engineer
9 27 (6.49%) Administrator
9 27 (6.49%) Network Security Engineer
10 22 (5.29%) Systems Administrator
11 20 (4.81%) Network Consultant
11 20 (4.81%) Author
11 20 (4.81%) Technical Author
12 18 (4.33%) Systems Engineer
12 18 (4.33%) Senior Network Engineer
13 17 (4.09%) Solutions Architect
14 16 (3.85%) Support Analyst
14 16 (3.85%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.29%) CSS
1 22 (5.29%) HTML
2 18 (4.33%) Middleware
3 7 (1.68%) COM
4 4 (0.96%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.72%) X-Windows
5 3 (0.72%) WSH
6 2 (0.48%) JSP
6 2 (0.48%) XML
6 2 (0.48%) JSON
6 2 (0.48%) jQuery
6 2 (0.48%) Google Maps API
6 2 (0.48%) HTML5
6 2 (0.48%) Backbone.js
6 2 (0.48%) Sass
6 2 (0.48%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.24%) WAP
7 1 (0.24%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.05%) Management Information System
3 19 (4.57%) Clustering
4 12 (2.88%) Blackberry
5 11 (2.64%) PKI
6 10 (2.40%) SecurID
6 10 (2.40%) Statistics
6 10 (2.40%) Open Source
7 8 (1.92%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.92%) Handset
8 6 (1.44%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (1.20%) Mobile Computing
9 5 (1.20%) PMI
10 4 (0.96%) Replication
10 4 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (0.96%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.72%) Learning Management System
12 2 (0.48%) FMCG
12 2 (0.48%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 215 (51.68%) Windows
2 68 (16.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (13.22%) Linux
4 45 (10.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 45 (10.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (10.82%) Android
5 33 (7.93%) Windows 7
6 30 (7.21%) Apple iOS
7 26 (6.25%) Windows Phone
8 16 (3.85%) Windows 8
9 15 (3.61%) UNIX
10 14 (3.37%) Windows Phone 8
11 12 (2.88%) Windows XP
12 10 (2.40%) VMS
13 9 (2.16%) CentOS
13 9 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (1.44%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.48%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.48%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (18.75%) ITIL
2 42 (10.10%) Disaster Recovery
3 41 (9.86%) Asset Management
4 37 (8.89%) Load Balancing
5 32 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 30 (7.21%) Change Management
7 28 (6.73%) SIEM
8 25 (6.01%) Network Management
8 25 (6.01%) Network Design
9 24 (5.77%) Project Management
10 22 (5.29%) Service Delivery
11 21 (5.05%) Problem Management
12 19 (4.57%) Project Planning
12 19 (4.57%) Identity Management
13 17 (4.09%) Benchmarking
13 17 (4.09%) Penetration Testing
13 17 (4.09%) Enterprise Architecture
14 15 (3.61%) Line Management
15 14 (3.37%) Business Transformation
16 13 (3.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (6.49%) SQL
1 27 (6.49%) Python
2 10 (2.40%) C
3 9 (2.16%) Perl
4 8 (1.92%) Java
5 3 (0.72%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.48%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.48%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.48%) Ruby
6 2 (0.48%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.48%) C#
6 2 (0.48%) PHP
7 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.24%) Korn
Qualifications
1 95 (22.84%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (16.59%) CCNP
3 44 (10.58%) CCNA
4 33 (7.93%) Degree
5 25 (6.01%) CCSA
5 25 (6.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (5.29%) CCSE
7 19 (4.57%) MCSE
8 15 (3.61%) CISSP
9 14 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (2.64%) SC Cleared
10 11 (2.64%) Security Cleared
10 11 (2.64%) CCDP
11 9 (2.16%) SSCP
11 9 (2.16%) GCIA
11 9 (2.16%) GCIH
12 8 (1.92%) CCIE
13 7 (1.68%) CCDA
14 6 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (1.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.93%) SLA
2 4 (0.96%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.24%) QA
System Software
1 122 (29.33%) Active Directory
2 99 (23.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (9.13%) Hyper-V
4 23 (5.53%) vSphere
5 17 (4.09%) XenApp
6 16 (3.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 13 (3.13%) VMware ESX
8 8 (1.92%) Terminal Services
9 7 (1.68%) Samba
10 6 (1.44%) XenServer
10 6 (1.44%) Terminal Server
11 4 (0.96%) NFS
11 4 (0.96%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.48%) pfSense
13 2 (0.48%) Firmware
14 1 (0.24%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.24%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (4.81%) SCCM
2 10 (2.40%) Backup Exec
2 10 (2.40%) McAfee ePO
3 9 (2.16%) Nessus
4 6 (1.44%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (0.72%) FortiGate
6 3 (0.72%) ZENworks
6 3 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.72%) OpenView
7 2 (0.48%) SCOM
7 2 (0.48%) Cacti
7 2 (0.48%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.24%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 1 (0.24%) WSUS
Vendors
1 177 (42.55%) Cisco
2 153 (36.78%) Microsoft
3 136 (32.69%) VMware
4 92 (22.12%) Citrix
5 73 (17.55%) CheckPoint
6 68 (16.35%) HP
7 28 (6.73%) Juniper
8 26 (6.25%) F5
9 23 (5.53%) Dell
10 21 (5.05%) SolarWinds
11 17 (4.09%) McAfee
12 16 (3.85%) Mitel
13 14 (3.37%) Lotus
14 13 (3.13%) EMC
15 12 (2.88%) Apple
15 12 (2.88%) Meru Networks
16 11 (2.64%) Aruba
16 11 (2.64%) Symantec
17 10 (2.40%) Clearswift
17 10 (2.40%) Avaya
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £22,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Harris Global
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Unspecified company car, pension, laptop & mobile phone
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Required IT
Salary: £50k+ Package with Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
Required IT
Salary: £24k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Company Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough
Hudson - London
Salary: £120 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Intelletect
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: depends on experience + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago