The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 81 101 95
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 245 184 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.06% 2.35% 2.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.52% 11.49% 13.78%
Number of salaries quoted 209 157 192
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,625
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.91%
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1579 1602 1568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.71% 20.45% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1273 1280 1299
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
England

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 +33 143 £37,500 +5.63% 5
Bedfordshire +9 58 £35,000 -30.00% 7
Cambridgeshire -16 23 £34,000 -17.07% 11
Essex -36 9 £36,250 -9.37% 2
Norfolk +19 7 £32,500 +35.41%
Suffolk +6 7 £45,000 +38.46%
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 461 (83.36%) WAN
2 270 (48.82%) Windows
3 266 (48.10%) Firewall
4 210 (37.97%) Cisco
5 198 (35.80%) Microsoft
6 176 (31.83%) VMware
7 164 (29.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 158 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
9 157 (28.39%) DNS
10 148 (26.76%) VPN
11 141 (25.50%) Citrix
12 130 (23.51%) Active Directory
13 128 (23.15%) MS Excel
14 127 (22.97%) DHCP
15 126 (22.78%) Windows Server 2003
16 121 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
16 121 (21.88%) ITIL
17 117 (21.16%) TCP/IP
17 117 (21.16%) CheckPoint
18 107 (19.35%) MS Office
19 106 (19.17%) SAN
20 97 (17.54%) CCNA
21 92 (16.64%) MS Exchange
22 89 (16.09%) MCSE
23 88 (15.91%) Linux
24 85 (15.37%) VMware Infrastructure
25 84 (15.19%) CCNP
26 82 (14.83%) HP
27 81 (14.65%) SQL
28 73 (13.20%) VoIP

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 92 (16.64%) MS Exchange
2 51 (9.22%) IIS
3 49 (8.86%) Lotus Domino
4 44 (7.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 41 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 32 (5.79%) Lync
7 31 (5.61%) SharePoint
8 23 (4.16%) Apache
9 16 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2003
10 14 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2007
11 13 (2.35%) IBM Notes
12 7 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
14 5 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.72%) Tomcat
16 2 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
16 2 (0.36%) WebSphere Portal
16 2 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
16 2 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 128 (23.15%) MS Excel
2 107 (19.35%) MS Office
3 8 (1.45%) MS Visio
3 8 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.54%) MS Project
5 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 15 (2.71%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.54%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.16%) SaaS
1 23 (4.16%) PaaS
2 18 (3.25%) Office 365
3 17 (3.07%) IaaS
4 7 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 461 (83.36%) WAN
2 266 (48.10%) Firewall
3 157 (28.39%) DNS
4 148 (26.76%) VPN
5 127 (22.97%) DHCP
6 117 (21.16%) TCP/IP
7 106 (19.17%) SAN
8 73 (13.20%) VoIP
9 66 (11.93%) Wireless
10 63 (11.39%) MPLS
11 57 (10.31%) Wi-Fi
12 56 (10.13%) Network Security
13 36 (6.51%) VLAN
14 35 (6.33%) OSPF
15 34 (6.15%) BGP
16 27 (4.88%) NAS
17 23 (4.16%) Cisco Nexus
17 23 (4.16%) Internet
17 23 (4.16%) WLAN
18 21 (3.80%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.98%) MySQL
3 13 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (0.90%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.54%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.36%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.36%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.18%) Ant
3 1 (0.18%) JUnit
3 1 (0.18%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.18%) Subversion
3 1 (0.18%) Maven
General
1 47 (8.50%) Finance
2 29 (5.24%) Retail
3 25 (4.52%) Telecoms
4 23 (4.16%) Legal
5 18 (3.25%) Pharmaceutical
6 13 (2.35%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.72%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.54%) Automotive
9 2 (0.36%) Electronics
9 2 (0.36%) Billing
10 1 (0.18%) Local Government
10 1 (0.18%) Marketing
10 1 (0.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 148 (26.76%) Network Engineer
2 95 (17.18%) Support Engineer
3 69 (12.48%) Analyst
4 65 (11.75%) 3rd Line Support
5 52 (9.40%) Systems Engineer
6 51 (9.22%) Architect
7 49 (8.86%) Network Support
8 40 (7.23%) Support Analyst
9 36 (6.51%) Administrator
10 34 (6.15%) Technical Support
11 33 (5.97%) PC Support
11 33 (5.97%) PC Engineer
12 31 (5.61%) Network Support Engineer
13 28 (5.06%) Systems Administrator
14 27 (4.88%) Network Security Engineer
14 27 (4.88%) Security Engineer
15 25 (4.52%) Consultant
16 23 (4.16%) Network Analyst
16 23 (4.16%) Operations Engineer
17 22 (3.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.81%) Web Services
2 6 (1.08%) HTML
3 5 (0.90%) CSS
4 4 (0.72%) XML
5 3 (0.54%) .NET
5 3 (0.54%) XMPP
6 2 (0.36%) LAMP
7 1 (0.18%) WSH
7 1 (0.18%) COM
7 1 (0.18%) JSP
7 1 (0.18%) JSON
7 1 (0.18%) jQuery
7 1 (0.18%) Google Maps API
7 1 (0.18%) HTML5
7 1 (0.18%) Backbone.js
7 1 (0.18%) Sass
7 1 (0.18%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.59%) Blackberry
2 37 (6.69%) SecurID
3 27 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 18 (3.25%) Firmware
5 16 (2.89%) Visualisation
6 13 (2.35%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.17%) Statistics
7 12 (2.17%) Clustering
8 9 (1.63%) Data Protection Act
8 9 (1.63%) Handset
9 7 (1.27%) PKI
9 7 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (1.27%) Open Source
10 6 (1.08%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.90%) EPoS
12 4 (0.72%) Thin Client
12 4 (0.72%) Replication
12 4 (0.72%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.72%) Fat Client
13 2 (0.36%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 270 (48.82%) Windows
2 164 (29.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 126 (22.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 88 (15.91%) Linux
5 45 (8.14%) Windows 7
6 42 (7.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (7.59%) Windows Phone
6 42 (7.59%) Android
7 38 (6.87%) Windows Phone 8
8 37 (6.69%) VMS
9 30 (5.42%) Windows XP
10 16 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (2.89%) Windows 8
11 12 (2.17%) Windows Vista
11 12 (2.17%) UNIX
12 7 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (0.72%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.54%) CentOS
14 3 (0.54%) Solaris
15 2 (0.36%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (21.88%) ITIL
2 54 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 41 (7.41%) Network Management
4 33 (5.97%) Project Management
5 30 (5.42%) Service Delivery
6 28 (5.06%) Information Security
6 28 (5.06%) Network Design
7 27 (4.88%) PRINCE2
8 26 (4.70%) Capacity Management
9 25 (4.52%) Software Deployment
9 25 (4.52%) Service Management
9 25 (4.52%) Incident Management
10 21 (3.80%) Change Management
11 18 (3.25%) Project Planning
12 15 (2.71%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (2.53%) Asset Management
13 14 (2.53%) Business Continuity
13 14 (2.53%) Business Transformation
14 13 (2.35%) Root Cause Analysis
14 13 (2.35%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 81 (14.65%) SQL
2 8 (1.45%) PowerShell
3 6 (1.08%) VB
4 5 (0.90%) C
5 4 (0.72%) Java
6 3 (0.54%) C#
6 3 (0.54%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.36%) VB6
7 2 (0.36%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.36%) Perl
7 2 (0.36%) PHP
8 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.18%) VBA
8 1 (0.18%) Python
8 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.18%) Ruby
8 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 158 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 121 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 97 (17.54%) CCNA
4 89 (16.09%) MCSE
5 84 (15.19%) CCNP
6 57 (10.31%) Degree
7 35 (6.33%) ITIL Certification
8 31 (5.61%) MCSA
9 23 (4.16%) MCP
10 20 (3.62%) MCITP
11 19 (3.44%) CCSA
12 16 (2.89%) CCDP
13 15 (2.71%) CCIE
13 15 (2.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 13 (2.35%) CCSE
15 10 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 8 (1.45%) CISSP
17 6 (1.08%) Check Point Certification
17 6 (1.08%) Security+ Certification
17 6 (1.08%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.61%) SLA
2 23 (4.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.27%) QA
3 7 (1.27%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.27%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 7 (1.27%) GAMP
3 7 (1.27%) GCP
3 7 (1.27%) GMP
4 3 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 130 (23.51%) Active Directory
2 85 (15.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (11.03%) Hyper-V
4 50 (9.04%) vSphere
5 48 (8.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 31 (5.61%) XenApp
7 13 (2.35%) VMware ESX
8 11 (1.99%) XenDesktop
9 6 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.08%) MetaFrame
10 4 (0.72%) Terminal Server
10 4 (0.72%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.36%) Snort
11 2 (0.36%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.36%) pfSense
12 1 (0.18%) KVM
12 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 50 (9.04%) Backup Exec
2 42 (7.59%) McAfee ePO
3 23 (4.16%) SCCM
4 18 (3.25%) Nessus
5 10 (1.81%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (1.45%) FortiGate
7 7 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (1.27%) SolarWinds Orion
8 6 (1.08%) Nagios
8 6 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (0.72%) SCDPM
9 4 (0.72%) OpenView
9 4 (0.72%) CiscoWorks
9 4 (0.72%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.72%) WhatsUp Gold
10 3 (0.54%) ServiceCenter
10 3 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.54%) Puppet
11 2 (0.36%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 210 (37.97%) Cisco
2 198 (35.80%) Microsoft
3 176 (31.83%) VMware
4 141 (25.50%) Citrix
5 117 (21.16%) CheckPoint
6 82 (14.83%) HP
7 53 (9.58%) McAfee
8 50 (9.04%) Lotus
9 47 (8.50%) Symantec
10 40 (7.23%) Oracle
11 38 (6.87%) Clearswift
12 36 (6.51%) Juniper
13 34 (6.15%) F5
14 28 (5.06%) Red Hat
15 20 (3.62%) Dell
15 20 (3.62%) ProCurve
16 19 (3.44%) Riverbed
17 16 (2.89%) Fortinet
18 15 (2.71%) NetApp
18 15 (2.71%) SolarWinds
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Car + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Essex
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Tring
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £26,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Alexander Mann Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridge
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
EE
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: 26 days ago