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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
England / East of England
Rank 94 77 103
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +26
Permanent jobs citing LAN 168 241 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.90% 3.52% 2.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.30% 18.51% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 107 195 165
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%

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
918 1302 1475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.84% 19.01% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 728 1044 1175
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -15 71 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Bedfordshire +14 48 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Cambridgeshire +17 37 £45,000 +55.17% 2
Essex +1 11 £41,500 +18.57% 1
Suffolk +2 7 £25,000 -5.66% 2
Norfolk -14 1 £26,500 -20.89%
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for LAN.

1 325 (87.84%) WAN
2 221 (59.73%) Cisco
3 185 (50.00%) Firewall
4 170 (45.95%) Cisco Certification
5 139 (37.57%) CCNP
6 124 (33.51%) Windows
7 109 (29.46%) VPN
8 108 (29.19%) Microsoft
9 104 (28.11%) CheckPoint
10 100 (27.03%) VMware
11 95 (25.68%) Data Centre
12 92 (24.86%) Active Directory
13 90 (24.32%) DNS
14 89 (24.05%) TCP/IP
15 88 (23.78%) Cisco Nexus
16 83 (22.43%) ITIL
17 78 (21.08%) CCNA
18 77 (20.81%) Linux
19 74 (20.00%) Wireless
19 74 (20.00%) Network Security
20 72 (19.46%) VMware Infrastructure
21 71 (19.19%) Network Management
22 70 (18.92%) BGP
23 69 (18.65%) VoIP
24 66 (17.84%) OSPF
25 61 (16.49%) Telecoms
26 59 (15.95%) Windows Server
27 56 (15.14%) Load Balancing
28 53 (14.32%) DHCP
29 49 (13.24%) MPLS

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 18 (4.86%) Skype for Business
3 11 (2.97%) IIS
4 9 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.08%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.81%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.54%) Apache
8 1 (0.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 47 (12.70%) MS Excel
2 31 (8.38%) MS Office
3 29 (7.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.27%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 31 (8.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (7.30%) Office 365
3 19 (5.14%) PaaS
4 14 (3.78%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.89%) IaaS
6 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 325 (87.84%) WAN
2 185 (50.00%) Firewall
3 109 (29.46%) VPN
4 90 (24.32%) DNS
5 89 (24.05%) TCP/IP
6 88 (23.78%) Cisco Nexus
7 74 (20.00%) Network Security
7 74 (20.00%) Wireless
8 70 (18.92%) BGP
9 69 (18.65%) VoIP
10 66 (17.84%) OSPF
11 53 (14.32%) DHCP
12 49 (13.24%) MPLS
12 49 (13.24%) VLAN
13 46 (12.43%) Spanning Tree
14 44 (11.89%) SAN
15 43 (11.62%) Wi-Fi
16 40 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
17 29 (7.84%) ISDN
18 28 (7.57%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.89%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.54%) MySQL
6 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.27%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.27%) JIRA
General
1 61 (16.49%) Telecoms
2 20 (5.41%) Retail
3 12 (3.24%) Finance
4 10 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (1.62%) Marketing
6 4 (1.08%) Legal
7 3 (0.81%) Banking
8 2 (0.54%) Automotive
8 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.27%) Advertising
9 1 (0.27%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.27%) German Language
9 1 (0.27%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 152 (41.08%) Network Engineer
2 43 (11.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 42 (11.35%) Support Engineer
4 36 (9.73%) Analyst
4 36 (9.73%) Consultant
5 34 (9.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 34 (9.19%) Senior Network Engineer
6 31 (8.38%) Network Consultant
7 29 (7.84%) Cisco Engineer
7 29 (7.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 26 (7.03%) 3rd Line Support
9 25 (6.76%) Network Security Consultant
9 25 (6.76%) Security Consultant
10 22 (5.95%) Security Engineer
11 20 (5.41%) Architect
11 20 (5.41%) Network Security Engineer
12 19 (5.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 16 (4.32%) Support Analyst
14 15 (4.05%) Office 365 Engineer
15 14 (3.78%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.43%) 802.1X
2 7 (1.89%) Web Services
3 3 (0.81%) Middleware
4 1 (0.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 95 (25.68%) Data Centre
2 21 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.68%) Driving Licence
3 15 (4.05%) Mathematics
4 9 (2.43%) Algorithms
5 8 (2.16%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.89%) Virtual Team
7 6 (1.62%) User Experience
8 5 (1.35%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.35%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.08%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.08%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.81%) Cybercrime
10 3 (0.81%) HP Storage
10 3 (0.81%) iPad
11 2 (0.54%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.54%) iPhone
11 2 (0.54%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 124 (33.51%) Windows
2 77 (20.81%) Linux
3 59 (15.95%) Windows Server
4 42 (11.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (8.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (8.65%) Unix
7 25 (6.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (5.95%) Windows 7
9 19 (5.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (2.70%) Windows 8
11 9 (2.43%) Windows 10
12 5 (1.35%) CentOS
13 1 (0.27%) Android
13 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.27%) Debian
13 1 (0.27%) Solaris
13 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (22.43%) ITIL
2 71 (19.19%) Network Management
3 56 (15.14%) Load Balancing
4 46 (12.43%) Problem Management
5 39 (10.54%) Change Control
6 37 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 34 (9.19%) Mentoring
8 33 (8.92%) Incident Management
9 29 (7.84%) Network Design
10 25 (6.76%) Asset Management
10 25 (6.76%) E-Commerce
11 24 (6.49%) Migration
12 23 (6.22%) Presales
13 18 (4.86%) High Availability
14 17 (4.59%) Change Management
15 16 (4.32%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (4.05%) Capacity Planning
16 15 (4.05%) Coaching
17 13 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
18 12 (3.24%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 18 (4.86%) SQL
2 15 (4.05%) C
3 8 (2.16%) PowerShell
4 5 (1.35%) Bash Shell
5 3 (0.81%) Java
5 3 (0.81%) Perl
5 3 (0.81%) PHP
5 3 (0.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 170 (45.95%) Cisco Certification
2 139 (37.57%) CCNP
3 78 (21.08%) CCNA
4 48 (12.97%) CCSA
5 35 (9.46%) CCSE
6 34 (9.19%) Degree
6 34 (9.19%) Security Cleared
7 32 (8.65%) CCDP
8 28 (7.57%) CCIE
9 16 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (3.51%) BC Cleared
12 9 (2.43%) JNCIP
13 8 (2.16%) SC Cleared
14 5 (1.35%) DV Cleared
14 5 (1.35%) MCSA
15 4 (1.08%) MCSE
16 3 (0.81%) A+ Certification
16 3 (0.81%) Network+ Certification
16 3 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (11.08%) SLA
2 15 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 92 (24.86%) Active Directory
2 72 (19.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (4.86%) VMware ESX
4 17 (4.59%) Terminal Services
5 16 (4.32%) vSphere
6 9 (2.43%) Hyper-V
7 8 (2.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 8 (2.16%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.35%) KVM
9 4 (1.08%) iptables
9 4 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.54%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.54%) Xen
10 2 (0.54%) XenServer
11 1 (0.27%) Firmware
11 1 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (4.59%) SCCM
2 8 (2.16%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.89%) Puppet
4 6 (1.62%) TrustSec
5 5 (1.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (1.08%) Ansible
6 4 (1.08%) FortiGate
6 4 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.08%) ZENworks
7 3 (0.81%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (0.81%) SCOM
8 2 (0.54%) ThinApp
9 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 221 (59.73%) Cisco
2 108 (29.19%) Microsoft
3 104 (28.11%) CheckPoint
4 100 (27.03%) VMware
5 49 (13.24%) F5
6 45 (12.16%) Citrix
7 41 (11.08%) Avaya
8 27 (7.30%) Juniper
9 17 (4.59%) HP
10 16 (4.32%) Brocade
11 15 (4.05%) SolarWinds
12 14 (3.78%) Symantec
13 12 (3.24%) Riverbed
14 10 (2.70%) EMC
15 9 (2.43%) Blue Coat
16 8 (2.16%) Computacenter
17 7 (1.89%) Mitel
18 6 (1.62%) CA
18 6 (1.62%) Red Hat
18 6 (1.62%) Veeam
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