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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 95 131 82
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -49
Permanent jobs citing LAN 206 120 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.64% 1.73% 3.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.96% 8.27% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 174 93 253
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £54,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
1589 1451 1879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.38% 20.88% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1228 1153 1495
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +12 71 £42,500 -5.55% 11
Cambridgeshire +10 43 £40,000 +24.03% 6
Bedfordshire +8 40 £33,000 -19.51% 5
Essex +9 34 £37,000 -31.48% 2
Suffolk +13 18 £55,000 +103.70% 2
Norfolk +16 4 £27,500 -8.33%
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 397 (89.62%) WAN
2 233 (52.60%) Windows
3 209 (47.18%) Firewall
4 172 (38.83%) Microsoft
5 170 (38.37%) Cisco
5 170 (38.37%) VMware
6 125 (28.22%) Citrix
7 123 (27.77%) Active Directory
8 112 (25.28%) VPN
9 108 (24.38%) SAN
9 108 (24.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 106 (23.93%) VMware Infrastructure
11 104 (23.48%) MS Excel
12 101 (22.80%) ITIL
13 100 (22.57%) TCP/IP
14 98 (22.12%) Cisco Certification
15 97 (21.90%) DNS
16 90 (20.32%) CheckPoint
17 84 (18.96%) Windows Server 2003
18 80 (18.06%) DHCP
19 73 (16.48%) HP
20 71 (16.03%) Linux
21 70 (15.80%) MS Office
22 62 (14.00%) Network Security
23 61 (13.77%) MPLS
24 59 (13.32%) Wireless
25 57 (12.87%) Wi-Fi
25 57 (12.87%) VoIP
25 57 (12.87%) CCNP
26 55 (12.42%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 55 (12.42%) MS Exchange
2 38 (8.58%) IIS
3 31 (7.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 30 (6.77%) Lotus Domino
5 25 (5.64%) Lync
6 20 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (2.03%) SharePoint
9 8 (1.81%) IBM Notes
10 7 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (1.35%) Apache
11 6 (1.35%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.45%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 2 (0.45%) WebSphere Portal
12 2 (0.45%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 104 (23.48%) MS Excel
2 70 (15.80%) MS Office
3 11 (2.48%) RoboHelp
3 11 (2.48%) FrameMaker
3 11 (2.48%) PaintShop Pro
4 7 (1.58%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.68%) MS Project
6 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.23%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 10 (2.26%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.45%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.23%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.42%) PaaS
2 18 (4.06%) IaaS
3 11 (2.48%) Office 365
4 9 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.58%) SaaS
6 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.23%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 397 (89.62%) WAN
2 209 (47.18%) Firewall
3 112 (25.28%) VPN
4 108 (24.38%) SAN
5 100 (22.57%) TCP/IP
6 97 (21.90%) DNS
7 80 (18.06%) DHCP
8 62 (14.00%) Network Security
9 61 (13.77%) MPLS
10 59 (13.32%) Wireless
11 57 (12.87%) Wi-Fi
11 57 (12.87%) VoIP
12 29 (6.55%) VLAN
13 24 (5.42%) BGP
14 23 (5.19%) OSPF
14 23 (5.19%) NAS
14 23 (5.19%) SSL
15 22 (4.97%) WLAN
16 19 (4.29%) IP Telephony
17 18 (4.06%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (12.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.45%) MySQL
5 2 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.23%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 4 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.45%) Subversion
2 2 (0.45%) Maven
2 2 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.45%) Ant
2 2 (0.45%) JUnit
General
1 55 (12.42%) Finance
2 30 (6.77%) Telecoms
3 22 (4.97%) Retail
4 20 (4.51%) Legal
5 14 (3.16%) Manufacturing
6 13 (2.93%) Pharmaceutical
7 11 (2.48%) Publishing
8 2 (0.45%) Banking
8 2 (0.45%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.45%) Billing
8 2 (0.45%) Local Government
9 1 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 101 (22.80%) Network Engineer
2 67 (15.12%) Support Engineer
3 63 (14.22%) Architect
4 55 (12.42%) Analyst
5 38 (8.58%) 3rd Line Support
6 36 (8.13%) Consultant
7 33 (7.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 29 (6.55%) Support Analyst
8 29 (6.55%) Technical Support
8 29 (6.55%) Network Support
9 24 (5.42%) Administrator
10 22 (4.97%) Systems Engineer
10 22 (4.97%) Infrastructure Architect
11 19 (4.29%) Security Engineer
11 19 (4.29%) Network Security Engineer
11 19 (4.29%) Operations Engineer
12 18 (4.06%) IT Support
12 18 (4.06%) Systems Administrator
13 16 (3.61%) Network Consultant
13 16 (3.61%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.16%) HTML
1 14 (3.16%) CSS
2 13 (2.93%) Middleware
3 7 (1.58%) COM
4 3 (0.68%) WSH
4 3 (0.68%) X-Windows
5 2 (0.45%) LAMP
5 2 (0.45%) JSP
5 2 (0.45%) XML
5 2 (0.45%) JSON
5 2 (0.45%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.45%) jQuery
5 2 (0.45%) Google Maps API
5 2 (0.45%) HTML5
5 2 (0.45%) Backbone.js
5 2 (0.45%) Sass
5 2 (0.45%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.23%) .NET
6 1 (0.23%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.09%) Blackberry
3 24 (5.42%) SecurID
4 21 (4.74%) Management Information System
5 17 (3.84%) Clustering
6 13 (2.93%) Statistics
6 13 (2.93%) Handset
7 11 (2.48%) PKI
7 11 (2.48%) Visualisation
8 7 (1.58%) Open Source
8 7 (1.58%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.35%) PMI
9 6 (1.35%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.13%) Mobile Computing
11 3 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.45%) CLARiiON
12 2 (0.45%) EPoS
12 2 (0.45%) Learning Management System
12 2 (0.45%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 233 (52.60%) Windows
2 108 (24.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 84 (18.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 71 (16.03%) Linux
5 47 (10.61%) Android
6 37 (8.35%) Windows 7
6 37 (8.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (8.13%) Windows Phone
8 28 (6.32%) Windows Phone 8
9 24 (5.42%) VMS
10 20 (4.51%) Windows XP
11 18 (4.06%) Apple iOS
11 18 (4.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (3.16%) Windows 8
13 11 (2.48%) UNIX
14 7 (1.58%) CentOS
15 5 (1.13%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.90%) HPUX
17 2 (0.45%) Solaris
17 2 (0.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (22.80%) ITIL
2 45 (10.16%) Mentoring
3 44 (9.93%) Network Management
4 41 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 31 (7.00%) Service Delivery
6 29 (6.55%) Change Management
7 28 (6.32%) Network Design
8 27 (6.09%) Load Balancing
9 23 (5.19%) Asset Management
9 23 (5.19%) Project Management
10 19 (4.29%) Information Security
11 16 (3.61%) SIEM
12 15 (3.39%) Project Planning
12 15 (3.39%) PRINCE2
13 14 (3.16%) E-Commerce
13 14 (3.16%) Identity Management
13 14 (3.16%) Incident Management
13 14 (3.16%) Business Transformation
14 13 (2.93%) Kalman Filter
14 13 (2.93%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 36 (8.13%) SQL
2 15 (3.39%) Python
3 10 (2.26%) C
4 6 (1.35%) Java
4 6 (1.35%) Perl
5 3 (0.68%) PowerShell
5 3 (0.68%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.45%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.45%) Ruby
6 2 (0.45%) PHP
6 2 (0.45%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.45%) C#
7 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.23%) Korn
Qualifications
1 98 (22.12%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (12.87%) CCNP
3 55 (12.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 48 (10.84%) CCNA
4 48 (10.84%) MCSE
5 33 (7.45%) Degree
6 24 (5.42%) ITIL Certification
7 19 (4.29%) CCSE
8 16 (3.61%) CCSA
9 12 (2.71%) CCIE
10 8 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (1.58%) CCDA
12 6 (1.35%) CCDP
12 6 (1.35%) MCSA
12 6 (1.35%) MCP
12 6 (1.35%) PMI Certification
12 6 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.35%) SC Cleared
12 6 (1.35%) Security Cleared
13 5 (1.13%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.97%) SLA
2 5 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 123 (27.77%) Active Directory
2 106 (23.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (9.26%) Hyper-V
4 36 (8.13%) vSphere
5 32 (7.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 27 (6.09%) XenApp
7 15 (3.39%) VMware ESX
8 8 (1.81%) XenDesktop
9 7 (1.58%) Terminal Services
10 5 (1.13%) Samba
10 5 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.90%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.68%) NFS
12 3 (0.68%) Firmware
12 3 (0.68%) XenServer
13 2 (0.45%) pfSense
13 2 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.23%) KVM
14 1 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.23%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 28 (6.32%) Backup Exec
2 25 (5.64%) McAfee ePO
3 15 (3.39%) SCCM
4 9 (2.03%) Tivoli
5 6 (1.35%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (1.35%) FortiGate
6 4 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.90%) CiscoWorks
7 3 (0.68%) OpenView
7 3 (0.68%) WSUS
8 2 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.45%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.45%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 2 (0.45%) Nessus
8 2 (0.45%) PureDisk
9 1 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.23%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.23%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.23%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 172 (38.83%) Microsoft
2 170 (38.37%) Cisco
2 170 (38.37%) VMware
3 125 (28.22%) Citrix
4 90 (20.32%) CheckPoint
5 73 (16.48%) HP
6 34 (7.67%) McAfee
7 32 (7.22%) Lotus
8 30 (6.77%) F5
9 27 (6.09%) Dell
10 26 (5.87%) Symantec
11 25 (5.64%) Clearswift
12 23 (5.19%) Juniper
13 18 (4.06%) Red Hat
13 18 (4.06%) Fortinet
13 18 (4.06%) ProCurve
14 16 (3.61%) Meru Networks
14 16 (3.61%) Mitel
15 15 (3.39%) SolarWinds
15 15 (3.39%) Aruba
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