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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 83 80 100
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Permanent jobs citing LAN 251 276 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.27% 3.26% 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.89% 15.70% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 190 244 186
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,900 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
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
1580 1758 1817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.61% 20.77% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1201 1361 1478
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,245 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015. 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 +12 128 £37,500 +5.63% 12
Cambridgeshire +21 57 £41,250 +17.02% 6
Bedfordshire -17 41 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Essex 0 19 £35,000 +13.82% 1
Norfolk -2 10 £24,500 -18.33% 2
Suffolk +12 8 £38,500 -9.41% 2
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

1 390 (89.04%) WAN
2 227 (51.83%) Cisco
3 202 (46.12%) Windows
4 178 (40.64%) Firewall
5 166 (37.90%) Microsoft
6 153 (34.93%) Active Directory
7 142 (32.42%) Cisco Certification
8 123 (28.08%) TCP/IP
9 105 (23.97%) CCNP
10 104 (23.74%) VMware
11 96 (21.92%) VPN
12 95 (21.69%) MS Exchange
13 90 (20.55%) Citrix
14 86 (19.63%) Wireless
15 85 (19.41%) MS Excel
16 80 (18.26%) ITIL
17 76 (17.35%) VMware Infrastructure
18 72 (16.44%) Windows Server 2008
19 70 (15.98%) Network Security
20 68 (15.53%) MS Office
20 68 (15.53%) SAN
20 68 (15.53%) CheckPoint
21 62 (14.16%) CCNA
22 60 (13.70%) HP
23 59 (13.47%) Disaster Recovery
24 54 (12.33%) SQL
24 54 (12.33%) Cisco Nexus
24 54 (12.33%) Windows Server 2012
25 53 (12.10%) Load Balancing
26 50 (11.42%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 95 (21.69%) MS Exchange
2 30 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 22 (5.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 15 (3.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 12 (2.74%) Lync
8 9 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (1.83%) IIS
10 3 (0.68%) WorkSite
11 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.23%) Apache
12 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 85 (19.41%) MS Excel
2 68 (15.53%) MS Office
3 25 (5.71%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.60%) RoboHelp
4 7 (1.60%) FrameMaker
4 7 (1.60%) PaintShop Pro
5 3 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.46%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.31%) Office 365
2 23 (5.25%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (2.28%) IaaS
4 10 (2.28%) PaaS
5 6 (1.37%) SaaS
6 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 390 (89.04%) WAN
2 178 (40.64%) Firewall
3 123 (28.08%) TCP/IP
4 96 (21.92%) VPN
5 86 (19.63%) Wireless
6 70 (15.98%) Network Security
7 68 (15.53%) SAN
8 54 (12.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 50 (11.42%) DNS
10 45 (10.27%) Wi-Fi
11 44 (10.05%) VLAN
12 41 (9.36%) OSPF
13 40 (9.13%) SSL
14 39 (8.90%) BGP
15 34 (7.76%) MPLS
16 32 (7.31%) Wireshark
17 26 (5.94%) Spanning Tree
18 25 (5.71%) DHCP
19 24 (5.48%) Cisco ASA
20 22 (5.02%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.99%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.68%) MySQL
4 3 (0.68%) Big Data
4 3 (0.68%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.46%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.46%) OLTP
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.23%) MS Access
6 1 (0.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.23%) Ant
General
1 44 (10.05%) Telecoms
2 29 (6.62%) Finance
3 21 (4.79%) Publishing
4 12 (2.74%) Legal
5 10 (2.28%) Advertising
6 9 (2.05%) Retail
7 8 (1.83%) Marketing
8 5 (1.14%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.46%) Electronics
10 1 (0.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 94 (21.46%) Network Engineer
2 61 (13.93%) Analyst
3 41 (9.36%) Consultant
4 37 (8.45%) Support Engineer
5 35 (7.99%) Architect
6 34 (7.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 30 (6.85%) Senior Network Engineer
8 28 (6.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 21 (4.79%) Technical Architect
10 20 (4.57%) Network Consultant
10 20 (4.57%) Security Engineer
11 18 (4.11%) Technical Engineer
12 17 (3.88%) Network Security Engineer
12 17 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support
12 17 (3.88%) Security Consultant
13 16 (3.65%) Administrator
13 16 (3.65%) Systems Administrator
13 16 (3.65%) IT Support
14 15 (3.42%) Technical Support
15 13 (2.97%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.11%) HTML
2 15 (3.42%) CSS
3 11 (2.51%) Web Services
4 5 (1.14%) Middleware
5 4 (0.91%) .NET
5 4 (0.91%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.46%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.23%) JSON
7 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.23%) XML
7 1 (0.23%) XSL
7 1 (0.23%) ODBC
7 1 (0.23%) WAP
7 1 (0.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.68%) Management Information System
2 37 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.71%) Thin Client
3 25 (5.71%) Fat Client
4 18 (4.11%) Blackberry
5 9 (2.05%) Replication
5 9 (2.05%) Video Conferencing
5 9 (2.05%) FMCG
5 9 (2.05%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (1.60%) Statistics
7 6 (1.37%) e-Health
7 6 (1.37%) BYOD
7 6 (1.37%) Visualisation
8 4 (0.91%) Data Integration
8 4 (0.91%) Clustering
9 3 (0.68%) Open Source
9 3 (0.68%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.46%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.46%) Tandem
10 2 (0.46%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 202 (46.12%) Windows
2 72 (16.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (12.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 46 (10.50%) Linux
5 45 (10.27%) Windows 7
6 41 (9.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (4.57%) Windows 8
8 18 (4.11%) UNIX
9 11 (2.51%) Apple iOS
10 10 (2.28%) Android
10 10 (2.28%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.91%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.68%) CentOS
13 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.46%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.23%) zOS
14 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.23%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (18.26%) ITIL
2 59 (13.47%) Disaster Recovery
3 53 (12.10%) Load Balancing
4 38 (8.68%) Change Management
5 31 (7.08%) Problem Management
6 30 (6.85%) Network Management
7 28 (6.39%) Project Management
8 27 (6.16%) Asset Management
9 23 (5.25%) Incident Management
10 22 (5.02%) Mentoring
11 20 (4.57%) Kalman Filter
12 19 (4.34%) Information Security
13 18 (4.11%) Change Control
14 16 (3.65%) Network Design
14 16 (3.65%) Penetration Testing
15 15 (3.42%) Migration
15 15 (3.42%) Service Management
15 15 (3.42%) Root Cause Analysis
16 14 (3.20%) SIEM
16 14 (3.20%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (12.33%) SQL
2 14 (3.20%) PowerShell
3 11 (2.51%) Python
4 8 (1.83%) JavaScript
5 7 (1.60%) VBScript
6 4 (0.91%) VB
7 3 (0.68%) Perl
8 2 (0.46%) VBA
8 2 (0.46%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.46%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.23%) XAML
9 1 (0.23%) C#
9 1 (0.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 142 (32.42%) Cisco Certification
2 105 (23.97%) CCNP
3 62 (14.16%) CCNA
4 44 (10.05%) CCSA
5 33 (7.53%) CCDP
6 31 (7.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 31 (7.08%) CISSP
7 29 (6.62%) Security Cleared
8 28 (6.39%) SC Cleared
9 22 (5.02%) CCSE
9 22 (5.02%) Degree
10 20 (4.57%) ITIL Certification
11 17 (3.88%) SSCP
11 17 (3.88%) MCSE
12 15 (3.42%) MCP
13 14 (3.20%) CISM
13 14 (3.20%) Check Point Certification
14 9 (2.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (1.83%) JNCIA
15 8 (1.83%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (9.36%) SLA
2 15 (3.42%) PCI DSS
3 13 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.14%) COBIT
5 3 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 153 (34.93%) Active Directory
2 76 (17.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (11.19%) Hyper-V
4 15 (3.42%) Terminal Services
4 15 (3.42%) vSphere
5 10 (2.28%) VMware ESX
6 9 (2.05%) XenApp
7 8 (1.83%) Xen
8 6 (1.37%) NLBS
9 5 (1.14%) VMware Server
10 4 (0.91%) XenServer
10 4 (0.91%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.46%) Sendmail
12 2 (0.46%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.23%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.23%) RACF
13 1 (0.23%) Samba
Systems Management
1 20 (4.57%) WSUS
2 19 (4.34%) SCCM
3 6 (1.37%) CA Spectrum
3 6 (1.37%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (1.14%) Nessus
5 4 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (0.91%) ARCserve
5 4 (0.91%) ZENworks
5 4 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.68%) SCOM
7 2 (0.46%) MIMEsweeper
7 2 (0.46%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.23%) Nagios
8 1 (0.23%) SCSM
8 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.23%) Cacti
8 1 (0.23%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 227 (51.83%) Cisco
2 166 (37.90%) Microsoft
3 104 (23.74%) VMware
4 90 (20.55%) Citrix
5 68 (15.53%) CheckPoint
6 60 (13.70%) HP
7 35 (7.99%) Juniper
8 26 (5.94%) SolarWinds
9 24 (5.48%) F5
10 18 (4.11%) Apple
11 17 (3.88%) NetApp
12 15 (3.42%) Remedy
12 15 (3.42%) Riverbed
12 15 (3.42%) Brocade
13 12 (2.74%) SonicWALL
13 12 (2.74%) Ciena
13 12 (2.74%) Avaya
14 10 (2.28%) CA
15 9 (2.05%) Red Hat
15 9 (2.05%) Dell
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Salary: up to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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RBW Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £60000 - £60001 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum
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