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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 90 96 99
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing LAN 189 212 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.95% 2.86% 2.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.93% 17.07% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 162 169 178
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £27,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1054 1242 1618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.45% 16.75% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 891 964 1315
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 24 August 2016.

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 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +27 104 £45,000 +20.00% 10
Cambridgeshire -9 32 £33,500 -7.58% 4
Suffolk +10 21 £33,500 +19.64% 2
Bedfordshire +3 17 £50,500 +3.58% 1
Essex -4 11 £31,850 -44.60% 1
Norfolk -14 4 £27,750 -2.63%
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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.

1 371 (92.29%) WAN
2 237 (58.96%) Cisco
3 217 (53.98%) Firewall
4 180 (44.78%) Windows
5 151 (37.56%) Cisco Certification
6 144 (35.82%) VPN
7 125 (31.09%) VMware
8 113 (28.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 112 (27.86%) Microsoft
10 111 (27.61%) Windows Server
11 107 (26.62%) TCP/IP
12 105 (26.12%) ITIL
13 101 (25.12%) CCNP
14 97 (24.13%) Active Directory
15 91 (22.64%) Network Security
16 86 (21.39%) CCNA
17 80 (19.90%) DNS
18 77 (19.15%) Linux
19 72 (17.91%) Wireless
20 69 (17.16%) MS Exchange
21 66 (16.42%) Juniper
22 65 (16.17%) BGP
22 65 (16.17%) Data Centre
23 62 (15.42%) SAN
24 61 (15.17%) OSPF
25 58 (14.43%) Telecoms
26 55 (13.68%) CheckPoint
26 55 (13.68%) Windows Server 2008
27 54 (13.43%) Cisco ASA
27 54 (13.43%) vSphere

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 69 (17.16%) MS Exchange
2 22 (5.47%) Skype for Business
3 12 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (2.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (1.74%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (1.24%) IIS
Applications
1 44 (10.95%) MS Excel
2 29 (7.21%) MS Office
3 16 (3.98%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.25%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 36 (8.96%) Office 365
2 31 (7.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (5.47%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (2.74%) PaaS
5 3 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 371 (92.29%) WAN
2 217 (53.98%) Firewall
3 144 (35.82%) VPN
4 107 (26.62%) TCP/IP
5 91 (22.64%) Network Security
6 80 (19.90%) DNS
7 72 (17.91%) Wireless
8 65 (16.17%) BGP
9 62 (15.42%) SAN
10 61 (15.17%) OSPF
11 54 (13.43%) Cisco ASA
11 54 (13.43%) DHCP
12 48 (11.94%) VoIP
13 44 (10.95%) ISDN
14 43 (10.70%) Broadband
15 41 (10.20%) Cisco Nexus
15 41 (10.20%) VLAN
16 37 (9.20%) EIGRP
17 35 (8.71%) MPLS
18 30 (7.46%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (10.70%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.49%) Relational Database
2 6 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.25%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.25%) JIRA
2 1 (0.25%) Selenium
General
1 58 (14.43%) Telecoms
2 22 (5.47%) Finance
2 22 (5.47%) Retail
3 8 (1.99%) Publishing
4 6 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.00%) Marketing
6 3 (0.75%) Banking
7 2 (0.50%) Military
8 1 (0.25%) Automotive
8 1 (0.25%) Back Office
8 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.25%) German Language
8 1 (0.25%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.25%) Law
8 1 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 158 (39.30%) Network Engineer
2 60 (14.93%) Support Engineer
3 54 (13.43%) Cisco Engineer
4 52 (12.94%) Analyst
5 49 (12.19%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 45 (11.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 34 (8.46%) 3rd Line Support
8 32 (7.96%) Network Support
9 29 (7.21%) Network Support Engineer
10 28 (6.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 25 (6.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 25 (6.22%) Juniper Engineer
12 22 (5.47%) Network Specialist
13 21 (5.22%) Team Leader
14 20 (4.98%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
14 20 (4.98%) Cisco Support
15 19 (4.73%) Senior Network Engineer
16 18 (4.48%) Infrastructure Support
16 18 (4.48%) WAN Engineer
17 17 (4.23%) LAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.48%) Web Services
2 4 (1.00%) .NET
2 4 (1.00%) 802.1X
3 3 (0.75%) Middleware
4 2 (0.50%) COM
4 2 (0.50%) Flash
4 2 (0.50%) JSON
5 1 (0.25%) HTML
5 1 (0.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 65 (16.17%) Data Centre
2 22 (5.47%) e-Health
3 15 (3.73%) Driving Licence
4 14 (3.48%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.48%) Mathematics
5 13 (3.23%) Virtual Team
6 11 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (1.99%) Blackberry
7 8 (1.99%) HP Storage
7 8 (1.99%) Replication
8 7 (1.74%) EMC VNX
8 7 (1.74%) Hybrid Cloud
8 7 (1.74%) Statistics
9 6 (1.49%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.49%) EqualLogic
9 6 (1.49%) Fat Client
9 6 (1.49%) Thin Client
10 5 (1.24%) iPhone
10 5 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 180 (44.78%) Windows
2 111 (27.61%) Windows Server
3 77 (19.15%) Linux
4 55 (13.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (9.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (7.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (7.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (4.73%) Windows 7
9 18 (4.48%) Unix
10 14 (3.48%) Windows 10
11 6 (1.49%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.50%) CatOS
13 1 (0.25%) Android
13 1 (0.25%) Debian
13 1 (0.25%) Solaris
13 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.25%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (26.12%) ITIL
2 50 (12.44%) Change Management
2 50 (12.44%) Network Management
3 49 (12.19%) Network Design
4 46 (11.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 38 (9.45%) E-Commerce
6 35 (8.71%) Load Balancing
7 34 (8.46%) Network Monitoring
7 34 (8.46%) Service Delivery
8 30 (7.46%) Incident Management
9 27 (6.72%) Mentoring
10 25 (6.22%) High Availability
11 20 (4.98%) Coaching
12 19 (4.73%) Asset Management
12 19 (4.73%) Capacity Planning
13 17 (4.23%) Presales
14 16 (3.98%) Change Control
15 15 (3.73%) Project Management
16 14 (3.48%) Continuous Improvement
16 14 (3.48%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (6.97%) SQL
2 15 (3.73%) C
3 6 (1.49%) Bash Shell
3 6 (1.49%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.00%) Perl
4 4 (1.00%) Python
4 4 (1.00%) VB
5 2 (0.50%) C++
5 2 (0.50%) Ruby
5 2 (0.50%) Tcl
5 2 (0.50%) VBA
6 1 (0.25%) Java
6 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 151 (37.56%) Cisco Certification
2 101 (25.12%) CCNP
3 86 (21.39%) CCNA
4 51 (12.69%) Security Cleared
5 35 (8.71%) SC Cleared
6 34 (8.46%) DV Cleared
7 27 (6.72%) JNCIA
8 26 (6.47%) JNCIS
9 25 (6.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 23 (5.72%) JNCIE
10 23 (5.72%) JNCIP
11 22 (5.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 21 (5.22%) Degree
13 16 (3.98%) CCSA
14 15 (3.73%) CCIE
15 14 (3.48%) MCSE
16 12 (2.99%) CCDP
17 7 (1.74%) CCSE
17 7 (1.74%) MCP
18 5 (1.24%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (6.72%) SLA
3 14 (3.48%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.25%) COBIT
4 1 (0.25%) SAS 70
System Software
1 113 (28.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 97 (24.13%) Active Directory
3 54 (13.43%) vSphere
4 34 (8.46%) VMware ESX
5 31 (7.71%) Hyper-V
6 25 (6.22%) XenApp
7 15 (3.73%) Terminal Services
8 8 (1.99%) KVM
9 5 (1.24%) Firmware
9 5 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.75%) iptables
11 3 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.50%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.50%) Xen
12 2 (0.50%) XenServer
13 1 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (2.74%) FortiGate
2 7 (1.74%) Cisco UCCX
2 7 (1.74%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (1.74%) WSUS
3 6 (1.49%) Puppet
4 4 (1.00%) AirWatch
4 4 (1.00%) Ansible
4 4 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.00%) SCCM
5 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (0.75%) SCDPM
6 2 (0.50%) Nagios
6 2 (0.50%) OPNET
7 1 (0.25%) Nessus
7 1 (0.25%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 237 (58.96%) Cisco
2 125 (31.09%) VMware
3 112 (27.86%) Microsoft
4 66 (16.42%) Juniper
5 55 (13.68%) CheckPoint
6 54 (13.43%) Avaya
7 43 (10.70%) Citrix
8 42 (10.45%) HP
9 36 (8.96%) F5
10 22 (5.47%) Dell
11 18 (4.48%) Brocade
12 17 (4.23%) Red Hat
13 10 (2.49%) Palo Alto
14 9 (2.24%) Apple
14 9 (2.24%) NetApp
14 9 (2.24%) Symantec
15 8 (1.99%) Aruba
15 8 (1.99%) SolarWinds
16 7 (1.74%) 3PAR
16 7 (1.74%) Fujitsu
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