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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 79 79 97
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Permanent jobs citing LAN 251 279 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.38% 3.32% 2.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.55% 16.16% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 183 245 198
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
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
1517 1726 1792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.43% 20.51% 21.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1141 1318 1444
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 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 22 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 -3 122 £37,500 +5.63% 11
Cambridgeshire +21 61 £37,500 +7.14% 10
Bedfordshire -3 49 £46,250 +32.14% 7
Essex -7 13 £41,000 +30.15% 6
Norfolk +3 10 £24,500 -24.61% 2
Suffolk +11 5 £27,500 -50.00%
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 406 (89.23%) WAN
2 237 (52.09%) Cisco
3 194 (42.64%) Windows
4 191 (41.98%) Firewall
5 170 (37.36%) Microsoft
6 155 (34.07%) Active Directory
6 155 (34.07%) Cisco Certification
7 127 (27.91%) TCP/IP
8 117 (25.71%) CCNP
9 108 (23.74%) VMware
10 97 (21.32%) MS Exchange
11 96 (21.10%) Citrix
12 89 (19.56%) VPN
13 88 (19.34%) Wireless
14 86 (18.90%) ITIL
15 84 (18.46%) MS Excel
16 75 (16.48%) Network Security
17 74 (16.26%) CheckPoint
18 72 (15.82%) VMware Infrastructure
19 71 (15.60%) Windows Server 2008
20 69 (15.16%) CCNA
21 67 (14.73%) MS Office
22 66 (14.51%) SAN
23 63 (13.85%) Disaster Recovery
23 63 (13.85%) Cisco Nexus
24 57 (12.53%) Load Balancing
25 55 (12.09%) Windows Server 2012
26 53 (11.65%) HP
26 53 (11.65%) SQL
27 50 (10.99%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 97 (21.32%) MS Exchange
2 30 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 22 (4.84%) SharePoint
5 18 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2003
6 15 (3.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 14 (3.08%) Lync
8 9 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (1.54%) IIS
10 1 (0.22%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 84 (18.46%) MS Excel
2 67 (14.73%) MS Office
3 28 (6.15%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.10%) FrameMaker
4 5 (1.10%) PaintShop Pro
4 5 (1.10%) RoboHelp
5 2 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Line 50
1 2 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.03%) Office 365
2 23 (5.05%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (1.76%) PaaS
6 6 (1.32%) IaaS
7 1 (0.22%) SaaS
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 406 (89.23%) WAN
2 191 (41.98%) Firewall
3 127 (27.91%) TCP/IP
4 89 (19.56%) VPN
5 88 (19.34%) Wireless
6 75 (16.48%) Network Security
7 66 (14.51%) SAN
8 63 (13.85%) Cisco Nexus
9 50 (10.99%) DNS
10 47 (10.33%) OSPF
11 46 (10.11%) BGP
11 46 (10.11%) VLAN
12 42 (9.23%) Wi-Fi
13 37 (8.13%) SSL
14 36 (7.91%) Wireshark
15 34 (7.47%) MPLS
16 29 (6.37%) Spanning Tree
17 26 (5.71%) DHCP
18 24 (5.27%) Cisco ASA
18 24 (5.27%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (0.88%) OLTP
3 4 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.66%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.44%) MySQL
5 2 (0.44%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.22%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.22%) DB2
6 1 (0.22%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.22%) Big Data
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.22%) Ant
General
1 46 (10.11%) Telecoms
2 36 (7.91%) Finance
3 19 (4.18%) Publishing
4 13 (2.86%) Legal
5 12 (2.64%) Advertising
6 8 (1.76%) Retail
6 8 (1.76%) Marketing
7 3 (0.66%) Electronics
7 3 (0.66%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 91 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 60 (13.19%) Analyst
3 49 (10.77%) Consultant
4 39 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 36 (7.91%) Architect
6 34 (7.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 31 (6.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 31 (6.81%) Senior Network Engineer
8 24 (5.27%) Network Consultant
8 24 (5.27%) Technical Architect
8 24 (5.27%) Security Consultant
9 21 (4.62%) Security Engineer
10 18 (3.96%) Network Security Engineer
11 16 (3.52%) Technical Engineer
12 15 (3.30%) IT Support
12 15 (3.30%) Network Security Consultant
12 15 (3.30%) Systems Administrator
12 15 (3.30%) Administrator
13 14 (3.08%) 2nd Line Support
13 14 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.52%) HTML
2 13 (2.86%) CSS
2 13 (2.86%) Web Services
3 4 (0.88%) .NET
4 3 (0.66%) Application Packaging
4 3 (0.66%) XMPP
4 3 (0.66%) Middleware
5 2 (0.44%) WSH
5 2 (0.44%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.22%) jQuery
6 1 (0.22%) JSON
6 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.22%) COM
6 1 (0.22%) XML
6 1 (0.22%) XSL
6 1 (0.22%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.67%) Management Information System
2 40 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (6.15%) Thin Client
3 28 (6.15%) Fat Client
4 17 (3.74%) Blackberry
5 10 (2.20%) Statistics
5 10 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (1.98%) FMCG
6 9 (1.98%) Hybrid Cloud
7 8 (1.76%) BYOD
7 8 (1.76%) Replication
8 6 (1.32%) e-Health
8 6 (1.32%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.88%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.66%) Learning Management System
11 2 (0.44%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.44%) PMI
11 2 (0.44%) Streaming Video
11 2 (0.44%) Clustering
11 2 (0.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 194 (42.64%) Windows
2 71 (15.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (12.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (9.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 44 (9.67%) Windows 7
6 43 (9.45%) Linux
7 18 (3.96%) UNIX
8 17 (3.74%) Windows 8
9 10 (2.20%) Windows XP
10 9 (1.98%) Android
11 7 (1.54%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.44%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.44%) CentOS
15 1 (0.22%) zOS
15 1 (0.22%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (18.90%) ITIL
2 63 (13.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 57 (12.53%) Load Balancing
4 41 (9.01%) Change Management
5 38 (8.35%) Network Management
6 29 (6.37%) Project Management
7 28 (6.15%) Problem Management
8 25 (5.49%) Information Security
8 25 (5.49%) Kalman Filter
9 24 (5.27%) Mentoring
10 22 (4.84%) Incident Management
10 22 (4.84%) Asset Management
11 20 (4.40%) Network Design
12 18 (3.96%) Migration
12 18 (3.96%) Penetration Testing
13 16 (3.52%) Change Control
13 16 (3.52%) Network Architecture
14 15 (3.30%) Capacity Planning
14 15 (3.30%) Business Analysis
14 15 (3.30%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 53 (11.65%) SQL
2 14 (3.08%) PowerShell
3 8 (1.76%) JavaScript
3 8 (1.76%) Python
4 7 (1.54%) VBScript
5 4 (0.88%) VB
6 2 (0.44%) Perl
6 2 (0.44%) VBA
6 2 (0.44%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.44%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.22%) XAML
7 1 (0.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 155 (34.07%) Cisco Certification
2 117 (25.71%) CCNP
3 69 (15.16%) CCNA
4 49 (10.77%) CCSA
5 42 (9.23%) CCDP
6 36 (7.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 33 (7.25%) CISSP
8 29 (6.37%) Security Cleared
8 29 (6.37%) CCSE
9 28 (6.15%) SC Cleared
10 24 (5.27%) Degree
11 23 (5.05%) MCSE
12 21 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
13 19 (4.18%) Check Point Certification
14 18 (3.96%) CISM
15 17 (3.74%) MCP
15 17 (3.74%) SSCP
16 11 (2.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 11 (2.42%) MCSA
17 8 (1.76%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (9.01%) SLA
2 16 (3.52%) PCI DSS
3 15 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.10%) COBIT
5 3 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 155 (34.07%) Active Directory
2 72 (15.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (9.89%) Hyper-V
4 16 (3.52%) Terminal Services
5 14 (3.08%) VMware ESX
6 12 (2.64%) vSphere
7 10 (2.20%) XenApp
8 8 (1.76%) Xen
9 6 (1.32%) NLBS
10 5 (1.10%) XenDesktop
10 5 (1.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (1.10%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.88%) ISA Server
11 4 (0.88%) Terminal Server
11 4 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.44%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.44%) Sendmail
12 2 (0.44%) XenServer
13 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.22%) RACF
Systems Management
1 20 (4.40%) WSUS
2 16 (3.52%) SCCM
3 7 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (1.32%) CA Spectrum
4 6 (1.32%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (0.88%) Oracle Identity Management
5 4 (0.88%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (0.88%) ARCserve
5 4 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.66%) Cisco UCCE
6 3 (0.66%) SCOM
6 3 (0.66%) Nessus
6 3 (0.66%) ZENworks
7 2 (0.44%) MIMEsweeper
7 2 (0.44%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.22%) Cacti
8 1 (0.22%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.22%) Nagios
8 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 237 (52.09%) Cisco
2 170 (37.36%) Microsoft
3 108 (23.74%) VMware
4 96 (21.10%) Citrix
5 74 (16.26%) CheckPoint
6 53 (11.65%) HP
7 35 (7.69%) Juniper
8 31 (6.81%) F5
9 27 (5.93%) SolarWinds
10 17 (3.74%) Apple
10 17 (3.74%) Remedy
11 16 (3.52%) NetApp
12 15 (3.30%) Riverbed
13 13 (2.86%) Brocade
13 13 (2.86%) Ciena
14 12 (2.64%) Red Hat
14 12 (2.64%) SonicWALL
15 11 (2.42%) Avaya
16 10 (2.20%) CA
17 9 (1.98%) Oracle
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Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM Group
Salary: car + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £19k - 23k per year + Be
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Levett Consultancy
Salary: £18,000 per annum Inc private Healthcare & Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chatteris, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manningtree, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
SCC
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
King's Lynn, Norfolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Bonus Scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £23 - £26 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £28455.00 - £38392.00 per annum + MB(New).1
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Hertfordshire
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