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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 94 89 123
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +34
Permanent jobs citing LAN 197 214 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.69% 2.80% 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.68% 13.39% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 165 179 110
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,600 £64,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
1181 1598 1534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.13% 20.88% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 955 1292 1234
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -6 80 £35,000 -22.22% 7
Cambridgeshire +26 47 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Bedfordshire -14 33 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Essex -1 22 £47,500 +26.66% 4
Norfolk +14 9 £31,000 +12.72% 1
Suffolk -13 6 £28,000 -37.77% 1
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 420 (90.32%) WAN
2 233 (50.11%) Cisco
3 195 (41.94%) Firewall
4 191 (41.08%) Windows
5 162 (34.84%) Microsoft
6 154 (33.12%) Active Directory
7 146 (31.40%) Cisco Certification
8 136 (29.25%) VMware
9 128 (27.53%) TCP/IP
10 124 (26.67%) Data Centre
11 117 (25.16%) CCNP
12 114 (24.52%) VPN
13 88 (18.92%) Citrix
14 86 (18.49%) VMware Infrastructure
15 83 (17.85%) DNS
16 82 (17.63%) MS Exchange
17 80 (17.20%) ITIL
18 79 (16.99%) MS Excel
19 78 (16.77%) Wireless
20 76 (16.34%) Windows Server 2008
21 74 (15.91%) CheckPoint
22 68 (14.62%) OSPF
23 66 (14.19%) CCNA
23 66 (14.19%) SAN
24 64 (13.76%) BGP
25 62 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
25 62 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
26 59 (12.69%) Linux
27 54 (11.61%) Telecoms
28 53 (11.40%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 82 (17.63%) MS Exchange
2 25 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 25 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (4.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 20 (4.30%) Lync
5 17 (3.66%) SharePoint
6 13 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.51%) IIS
9 6 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.22%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 79 (16.99%) MS Excel
2 47 (10.11%) MS Office
3 15 (3.23%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.43%) Line 50
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (8.60%) Office 365
2 28 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (4.09%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (2.80%) PaaS
5 5 (1.08%) IaaS
6 2 (0.43%) SaaS
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 420 (90.32%) WAN
2 195 (41.94%) Firewall
3 128 (27.53%) TCP/IP
4 114 (24.52%) VPN
5 83 (17.85%) DNS
6 78 (16.77%) Wireless
7 68 (14.62%) OSPF
8 66 (14.19%) SAN
9 64 (13.76%) BGP
10 53 (11.40%) DHCP
11 52 (11.18%) Network Security
12 50 (10.75%) VLAN
12 50 (10.75%) VoIP
13 45 (9.68%) MPLS
14 44 (9.46%) Wi-Fi
14 44 (9.46%) Cisco Nexus
15 36 (7.74%) NAS
16 30 (6.45%) IP Telephony
17 29 (6.24%) SSL
18 26 (5.59%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.44%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (3.44%) OLTP
3 5 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.43%) MySQL
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.22%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.22%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.22%) JIRA
General
1 54 (11.61%) Telecoms
2 46 (9.89%) Finance
3 19 (4.09%) Marketing
4 17 (3.66%) Retail
5 16 (3.44%) Legal
5 16 (3.44%) Advertising
6 15 (3.23%) Publishing
7 7 (1.51%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.08%) Games
8 5 (1.08%) Electronics
9 1 (0.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (16.56%) Network Engineer
2 60 (12.90%) Analyst
3 58 (12.47%) Architect
4 45 (9.68%) Support Engineer
5 36 (7.74%) Consultant
6 33 (7.10%) Support Analyst
7 29 (6.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 24 (5.16%) Technical Support
9 23 (4.95%) Network Consultant
10 22 (4.73%) Security Consultant
10 22 (4.73%) Senior Network Engineer
10 22 (4.73%) IT Support
11 21 (4.52%) Infrastructure Architect
12 20 (4.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 19 (4.09%) Network Architect
14 18 (3.87%) Administrator
14 18 (3.87%) Technical Engineer
14 18 (3.87%) Senior Architect
15 17 (3.66%) Technical Architect
16 16 (3.44%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.66%) Web Services
2 8 (1.72%) HTML
3 7 (1.51%) CSS
4 4 (0.86%) 802.1X
5 3 (0.65%) XMPP
6 2 (0.43%) WSH
6 2 (0.43%) Middleware
7 1 (0.22%) .NET
7 1 (0.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 124 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 45 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (6.02%) Fat Client
3 28 (6.02%) Thin Client
3 28 (6.02%) Management Information System
4 25 (5.38%) Blackberry
5 17 (3.66%) Hybrid Cloud
5 17 (3.66%) BYOD
6 15 (3.23%) Replication
7 14 (3.01%) Video Conferencing
8 13 (2.80%) Statistics
9 8 (1.72%) FMCG
10 7 (1.51%) HP StoreVirtual
11 5 (1.08%) iSeries
11 5 (1.08%) Visualisation
11 5 (1.08%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.86%) CMDB
12 4 (0.86%) HP Storage
12 4 (0.86%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.86%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 191 (41.08%) Windows
2 76 (16.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 62 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 62 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 59 (12.69%) Linux
5 32 (6.88%) Windows 7
6 26 (5.59%) UNIX
7 17 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (2.15%) Windows 8
9 9 (1.94%) Windows XP
10 7 (1.51%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (0.86%) Android
12 3 (0.65%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.22%) CentOS
14 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (17.20%) ITIL
2 52 (11.18%) Load Balancing
3 49 (10.54%) Project Management
4 48 (10.32%) Network Management
5 47 (10.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 41 (8.82%) Change Management
7 32 (6.88%) Network Design
8 27 (5.81%) Mentoring
9 25 (5.38%) Service Delivery
10 22 (4.73%) Coaching
11 18 (3.87%) Kalman Filter
12 17 (3.66%) Information Security
12 17 (3.66%) Network Architecture
13 16 (3.44%) Business Analysis
14 15 (3.23%) Migration
14 15 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
15 14 (3.01%) PRINCE2
16 13 (2.80%) Configuration Management
17 12 (2.58%) Root Cause Analysis
17 12 (2.58%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (7.53%) SQL
2 17 (3.66%) PowerShell
3 8 (1.72%) VBScript
4 7 (1.51%) JavaScript
4 7 (1.51%) Bash Shell
4 7 (1.51%) VBA
5 3 (0.65%) VB
6 2 (0.43%) C
6 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 146 (31.40%) Cisco Certification
2 117 (25.16%) CCNP
3 66 (14.19%) CCNA
4 52 (11.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 38 (8.17%) MCSE
6 37 (7.96%) CCDP
7 36 (7.74%) CCSA
8 32 (6.88%) CCSE
9 29 (6.24%) ITIL Certification
10 22 (4.73%) Degree
11 19 (4.09%) Security Cleared
11 19 (4.09%) MCP
12 15 (3.23%) MCSA
12 15 (3.23%) SC Cleared
12 15 (3.23%) Check Point Certification
13 14 (3.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 14 (3.01%) CCIE
14 12 (2.58%) CISSP
15 9 (1.94%) CCDA
16 8 (1.72%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (9.46%) SLA
2 5 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.65%) QA
3 3 (0.65%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.43%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 154 (33.12%) Active Directory
2 86 (18.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (7.10%) Hyper-V
4 26 (5.59%) XenApp
4 26 (5.59%) VMware ESX
5 22 (4.73%) Terminal Services
6 17 (3.66%) vSphere
7 10 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (2.15%) XenDesktop
8 8 (1.72%) ISA Server
8 8 (1.72%) Terminal Server
9 7 (1.51%) NFS
10 4 (0.86%) Xen
10 4 (0.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (0.65%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.43%) Dovecot
12 2 (0.43%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.22%) iptables
Systems Management
1 13 (2.80%) WSUS
2 7 (1.51%) Cisco UCCX
2 7 (1.51%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (1.08%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (1.08%) SCCM
3 5 (1.08%) Cacti
4 4 (0.86%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (0.86%) Oracle Identity Management
4 4 (0.86%) ARCserve
4 4 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (0.86%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.65%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.22%) SCSM
6 1 (0.22%) SCOM
6 1 (0.22%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 233 (50.11%) Cisco
2 162 (34.84%) Microsoft
3 136 (29.25%) VMware
4 88 (18.92%) Citrix
5 74 (15.91%) CheckPoint
6 48 (10.32%) Juniper
7 45 (9.68%) HP
8 44 (9.46%) F5
9 24 (5.16%) SolarWinds
9 24 (5.16%) Apple
10 21 (4.52%) Remedy
11 19 (4.09%) Red Hat
12 18 (3.87%) SonicWALL
13 17 (3.66%) Fujitsu
14 13 (2.80%) Fortinet
15 12 (2.58%) Dell
16 11 (2.37%) NetApp
17 9 (1.94%) Oracle
17 9 (1.94%) Websense
17 9 (1.94%) Cramer
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