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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 96 72 114
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +42
Permanent jobs citing LAN 193 275 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.70% 3.84% 2.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.24% 18.81% 10.39%
Number of salaries quoted 163 242 165
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,050 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
1458 1462 1665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.37% 20.42% 20.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1113 1153 1369
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,604 £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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -7 86 £40,000 +8.10% 13
Bedfordshire -24 40 £43,750 +2.94% 4
Cambridgeshire -28 39 £43,950 +30.22% 3
Essex -16 27 £37,500 -9.63% 1
Suffolk 0 11 £40,500 +6.57%
Norfolk +1 1 - - 3
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 364 (89.66%) WAN
2 201 (49.51%) Cisco
3 191 (47.04%) Windows
4 143 (35.22%) Firewall
5 142 (34.98%) Microsoft
6 124 (30.54%) Active Directory
7 123 (30.30%) Cisco Certification
8 106 (26.11%) VMware
9 96 (23.65%) TCP/IP
10 93 (22.91%) CCNP
11 84 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
12 80 (19.70%) VPN
13 79 (19.46%) Citrix
13 79 (19.46%) Wireless
14 76 (18.72%) SAN
14 76 (18.72%) ITIL
15 72 (17.73%) MS Excel
16 66 (16.26%) MS Exchange
17 65 (16.01%) Network Security
18 57 (14.04%) CheckPoint
19 56 (13.79%) HP
20 55 (13.55%) Disaster Recovery
21 53 (13.05%) CCNA
22 47 (11.58%) Windows Server 2008
23 44 (10.84%) DNS
23 44 (10.84%) Linux
24 43 (10.59%) Cisco Nexus
25 42 (10.34%) MS Office
26 41 (10.10%) Hyper-V
27 40 (9.85%) Load Balancing

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 66 (16.26%) MS Exchange
2 22 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (4.93%) SharePoint
4 16 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (2.46%) IIS
5 10 (2.46%) Lync
5 10 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (1.48%) Apache
7 6 (1.48%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.74%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 72 (17.73%) MS Excel
2 42 (10.34%) MS Office
3 20 (4.93%) MS Visio
4 16 (3.94%) FrameMaker
4 16 (3.94%) PaintShop Pro
4 16 (3.94%) RoboHelp
5 3 (0.74%) MS Project
6 2 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.25%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.45%) Office 365
2 11 (2.71%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.48%) SaaS
4 5 (1.23%) IaaS
4 5 (1.23%) PaaS
5 2 (0.49%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 364 (89.66%) WAN
2 143 (35.22%) Firewall
3 96 (23.65%) TCP/IP
4 80 (19.70%) VPN
5 79 (19.46%) Wireless
6 76 (18.72%) SAN
7 65 (16.01%) Network Security
8 44 (10.84%) DNS
9 43 (10.59%) Cisco Nexus
10 38 (9.36%) Wi-Fi
11 34 (8.37%) MPLS
12 29 (7.14%) VLAN
13 28 (6.90%) OSPF
14 27 (6.65%) Wireshark
14 27 (6.65%) Cisco ASA
15 26 (6.40%) SSL
15 26 (6.40%) BGP
16 24 (5.91%) NAS
17 23 (5.67%) WLAN
17 23 (5.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.74%) Big Data
3 3 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.49%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.49%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.25%) FileMaker
5 1 (0.25%) MS Access
5 1 (0.25%) MySQL
5 1 (0.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.25%) Ant
General
1 33 (8.13%) Telecoms
2 23 (5.67%) Publishing
3 17 (4.19%) Finance
4 8 (1.97%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.23%) Retail
5 5 (1.23%) Legal
6 2 (0.49%) Games
6 2 (0.49%) Local Government
6 2 (0.49%) Marketing
6 2 (0.49%) Banking
6 2 (0.49%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 90 (22.17%) Network Engineer
2 55 (13.55%) Analyst
3 42 (10.34%) Support Engineer
4 38 (9.36%) Consultant
5 36 (8.87%) Architect
6 35 (8.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 24 (5.91%) 3rd Line Support
7 24 (5.91%) Senior Network Engineer
7 24 (5.91%) Security Engineer
8 21 (5.17%) Network Security Engineer
9 18 (4.43%) Network Consultant
9 18 (4.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 17 (4.19%) Security Analyst
11 16 (3.94%) Author
11 16 (3.94%) Technical Author
11 16 (3.94%) Infrastructure Architect
11 16 (3.94%) IT Support
12 15 (3.69%) Systems Engineer
13 14 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
14 13 (3.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.68%) HTML
2 17 (4.19%) CSS
3 10 (2.46%) Middleware
4 5 (1.23%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.74%) X-Windows
5 3 (0.74%) .NET
6 2 (0.49%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.25%) JSON
7 1 (0.25%) jQuery
7 1 (0.25%) WAP
7 1 (0.25%) XML
7 1 (0.25%) XSL
7 1 (0.25%) ODBC
7 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.65%) Management Information System
2 19 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (2.46%) Clustering
4 9 (2.22%) Fat Client
4 9 (2.22%) Thin Client
5 7 (1.72%) Statistics
5 7 (1.72%) Blackberry
6 6 (1.48%) PMI
7 5 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.23%) Learning Management System
8 4 (0.99%) Replication
8 4 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (0.99%) Mobile Computing
9 3 (0.74%) e-Health
9 3 (0.74%) Open Source
10 2 (0.49%) Handset
10 2 (0.49%) Blog
10 2 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.49%) FMCG
10 2 (0.49%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 191 (47.04%) Windows
2 47 (11.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (10.84%) Linux
4 39 (9.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (8.87%) Windows 7
6 25 (6.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (5.67%) Windows 8
8 20 (4.93%) Apple iOS
8 20 (4.93%) Android
9 19 (4.68%) UNIX
10 13 (3.20%) Windows XP
11 7 (1.72%) CentOS
12 5 (1.23%) Windows Phone
13 4 (0.99%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.74%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.25%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (18.72%) ITIL
2 55 (13.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 40 (9.85%) Load Balancing
4 32 (7.88%) Change Management
4 32 (7.88%) Problem Management
5 29 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 22 (5.42%) SIEM
7 21 (5.17%) Incident Management
7 21 (5.17%) Kalman Filter
8 19 (4.68%) Penetration Testing
8 19 (4.68%) Project Management
8 19 (4.68%) Mentoring
9 18 (4.43%) Service Delivery
9 18 (4.43%) Service Management
10 17 (4.19%) Network Management
11 16 (3.94%) Network Design
12 15 (3.69%) Project Planning
12 15 (3.69%) Information Security
13 14 (3.45%) Change Control
14 12 (2.96%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 38 (9.36%) SQL
2 24 (5.91%) Python
3 7 (1.72%) Perl
4 6 (1.48%) Java
5 5 (1.23%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.74%) C
7 2 (0.49%) VB
8 1 (0.25%) Korn
8 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.25%) XAML
8 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.25%) C#
8 1 (0.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 123 (30.30%) Cisco Certification
2 93 (22.91%) CCNP
3 53 (13.05%) CCNA
4 33 (8.13%) CISSP
5 31 (7.64%) CCSA
6 25 (6.16%) CCDP
7 24 (5.91%) Degree
8 19 (4.68%) Security Cleared
8 19 (4.68%) SSCP
9 18 (4.43%) SC Cleared
10 17 (4.19%) CCSE
11 13 (3.20%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (2.46%) CISM
14 9 (2.22%) GCIA
14 9 (2.22%) GCIH
15 7 (1.72%) VCP4
15 7 (1.72%) Check Point Certification
15 7 (1.72%) CCIE
16 6 (1.48%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.88%) SLA
2 14 (3.45%) PCI DSS
3 10 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.99%) COBIT
5 2 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 124 (30.54%) Active Directory
2 84 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (10.10%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.96%) vSphere
5 8 (1.97%) Terminal Services
6 7 (1.72%) Samba
7 6 (1.48%) Terminal Server
7 6 (1.48%) Xen
7 6 (1.48%) NLBS
8 5 (1.23%) XenServer
8 5 (1.23%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.99%) NFS
9 4 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.74%) XenApp
10 3 (0.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (0.74%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.49%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.49%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.25%) vCloud
12 1 (0.25%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 22 (5.42%) SCCM
2 15 (3.69%) WSUS
3 9 (2.22%) Nessus
4 5 (1.23%) ZENworks
5 4 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (0.74%) CA Spectrum
6 3 (0.74%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.49%) OpenView
7 2 (0.49%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.49%) MIMEsweeper
7 2 (0.49%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (0.49%) SCOM
7 2 (0.49%) Cacti
7 2 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.25%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.25%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.25%) Nagios
8 1 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 201 (49.51%) Cisco
2 142 (34.98%) Microsoft
3 106 (26.11%) VMware
4 79 (19.46%) Citrix
5 57 (14.04%) CheckPoint
6 56 (13.79%) HP
7 27 (6.65%) Juniper
8 21 (5.17%) F5
9 20 (4.93%) SolarWinds
10 15 (3.69%) NetApp
10 15 (3.69%) EMC
11 14 (3.45%) Brocade
12 10 (2.46%) Riverbed
13 9 (2.22%) Remedy
13 9 (2.22%) Avaya
13 9 (2.22%) Apple
14 8 (1.97%) Mitel
15 7 (1.72%) Meru Networks
15 7 (1.72%) Lotus
15 7 (1.72%) Dell
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