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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 77 89 103
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +14
Permanent jobs citing LAN 263 239 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.41% 2.94% 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.55% 14.90% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 192 206 166
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
1499 1604 1603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.42% 19.70% 20.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 1262 1268
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,007 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -6 112 £35,000 -6.66% 12
Cambridgeshire +55 75 £37,500 +8.69% 8
Bedfordshire +1 43 £48,750 +39.28% 3
Essex +15 22 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Norfolk -3 9 £27,000 -16.92%
Suffolk -3 5 £27,500 -15.38% 3
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 451 (90.56%) WAN
2 248 (49.80%) Cisco
3 214 (42.97%) Firewall
4 206 (41.37%) Windows
5 189 (37.95%) Microsoft
6 175 (35.14%) Active Directory
7 152 (30.52%) Cisco Certification
8 143 (28.71%) TCP/IP
9 138 (27.71%) Data Centre
10 136 (27.31%) VMware
11 114 (22.89%) CCNP
12 110 (22.09%) VPN
13 109 (21.89%) MS Exchange
14 108 (21.69%) Citrix
15 98 (19.68%) ITIL
16 88 (17.67%) VMware Infrastructure
17 87 (17.47%) MS Excel
17 87 (17.47%) Wireless
18 83 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
19 77 (15.46%) CheckPoint
20 76 (15.26%) SAN
21 74 (14.86%) CCNA
22 69 (13.86%) MS Office
23 67 (13.45%) DNS
23 67 (13.45%) Network Security
24 65 (13.05%) Windows Server 2012
25 63 (12.65%) Windows Server 2003
26 60 (12.05%) Cisco Nexus
27 59 (11.85%) OSPF
27 59 (11.85%) Wi-Fi

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 109 (21.89%) MS Exchange
2 36 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (6.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 22 (4.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 21 (4.22%) Lync
5 21 (4.22%) SharePoint
6 19 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.41%) IIS
9 3 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 87 (17.47%) MS Excel
2 69 (13.86%) MS Office
3 23 (4.62%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.40%) Line 50
2 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (8.23%) Office 365
2 27 (5.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (2.61%) PaaS
6 5 (1.00%) IaaS
7 1 (0.20%) SaaS
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 451 (90.56%) WAN
2 214 (42.97%) Firewall
3 143 (28.71%) TCP/IP
4 110 (22.09%) VPN
5 87 (17.47%) Wireless
6 76 (15.26%) SAN
7 67 (13.45%) DNS
7 67 (13.45%) Network Security
8 60 (12.05%) Cisco Nexus
9 59 (11.85%) Wi-Fi
9 59 (11.85%) OSPF
10 55 (11.04%) BGP
11 53 (10.64%) VLAN
12 42 (8.43%) MPLS
12 42 (8.43%) VoIP
13 36 (7.23%) SSL
13 36 (7.23%) DHCP
14 33 (6.63%) NAS
15 29 (5.82%) IP Telephony
16 28 (5.62%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (6.63%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (3.21%) OLTP
3 5 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.60%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.40%) MySQL
7 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.20%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.20%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.20%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.20%) Ant
General
1 48 (9.64%) Telecoms
2 37 (7.43%) Finance
3 20 (4.02%) Publishing
4 19 (3.82%) Marketing
5 16 (3.21%) Advertising
6 14 (2.81%) Legal
7 13 (2.61%) Retail
8 5 (1.00%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.80%) Electronics
10 1 (0.20%) Games
10 1 (0.20%) Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (16.27%) Network Engineer
2 62 (12.45%) Analyst
3 57 (11.45%) Architect
4 47 (9.44%) Consultant
5 44 (8.84%) Support Engineer
6 34 (6.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 27 (5.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 26 (5.22%) Network Consultant
9 25 (5.02%) Support Analyst
9 25 (5.02%) Security Consultant
9 25 (5.02%) Senior Network Engineer
10 23 (4.62%) IT Support
11 22 (4.42%) Technical Architect
12 19 (3.82%) Technical Engineer
13 18 (3.61%) Infrastructure Architect
13 18 (3.61%) Technical Support
14 17 (3.41%) 2nd Line Support
14 17 (3.41%) Senior Architect
15 16 (3.21%) Network Architect
15 16 (3.21%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.41%) Web Services
2 11 (2.21%) HTML
3 8 (1.61%) CSS
4 3 (0.60%) XMPP
4 3 (0.60%) .NET
5 2 (0.40%) WSH
5 2 (0.40%) Middleware
5 2 (0.40%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.20%) jQuery
6 1 (0.20%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.20%) JSON
6 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.20%) COM
6 1 (0.20%) XML
6 1 (0.20%) XSL
6 1 (0.20%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 138 (27.71%) Data Centre
2 45 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (7.63%) Management Information System
4 33 (6.63%) Thin Client
4 33 (6.63%) Fat Client
5 25 (5.02%) Blackberry
6 20 (4.02%) BYOD
7 15 (3.01%) Hybrid Cloud
7 15 (3.01%) Video Conferencing
8 11 (2.21%) Replication
9 9 (1.81%) HP Storage
10 8 (1.61%) FMCG
10 8 (1.61%) Statistics
11 7 (1.41%) e-Health
12 5 (1.00%) Visualisation
12 5 (1.00%) HP StoreVirtual
13 4 (0.80%) Data Integration
14 3 (0.60%) iSeries
14 3 (0.60%) Algorithms
14 3 (0.60%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 206 (41.37%) Windows
2 83 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (13.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 63 (12.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 55 (11.04%) Linux
6 49 (9.84%) Windows 7
7 20 (4.02%) Windows 8
8 18 (3.61%) UNIX
9 14 (2.81%) Windows XP
10 11 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (0.80%) Android
13 3 (0.60%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.20%) zOS
15 1 (0.20%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.20%) AIX
15 1 (0.20%) CentOS
15 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (19.68%) ITIL
2 59 (11.85%) Load Balancing
3 52 (10.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 43 (8.63%) Project Management
5 41 (8.23%) Change Management
6 36 (7.23%) Network Management
7 31 (6.22%) Mentoring
8 26 (5.22%) Information Security
9 25 (5.02%) Kalman Filter
10 24 (4.82%) Network Design
11 23 (4.62%) Service Delivery
12 18 (3.61%) Migration
12 18 (3.61%) Problem Management
13 17 (3.41%) Penetration Testing
14 16 (3.21%) Business Analysis
14 16 (3.21%) Network Architecture
14 16 (3.21%) Coaching
15 15 (3.01%) Line Management
15 15 (3.01%) Capacity Planning
16 14 (2.81%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (10.84%) SQL
2 19 (3.82%) PowerShell
3 8 (1.61%) JavaScript
4 7 (1.41%) VBScript
5 5 (1.00%) VBA
5 5 (1.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (0.80%) VB
7 2 (0.40%) C
7 2 (0.40%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.20%) XAML
8 1 (0.20%) Python
8 1 (0.20%) C#
Qualifications
1 152 (30.52%) Cisco Certification
2 114 (22.89%) CCNP
3 74 (14.86%) CCNA
4 43 (8.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 43 (8.63%) CCSA
5 41 (8.23%) CCDP
6 31 (6.22%) MCSE
7 30 (6.02%) CCSE
8 29 (5.82%) Degree
9 28 (5.62%) CISSP
10 26 (5.22%) ITIL Certification
11 23 (4.62%) Security Cleared
12 21 (4.22%) SC Cleared
13 19 (3.82%) MCP
14 18 (3.61%) CISM
15 17 (3.41%) Check Point Certification
16 16 (3.21%) CCIE
17 15 (3.01%) MCSA
18 14 (2.81%) SSCP
19 13 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (9.04%) SLA
2 15 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (2.41%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.00%) COBIT
5 2 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 175 (35.14%) Active Directory
2 88 (17.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (8.03%) Hyper-V
4 27 (5.42%) Terminal Services
5 24 (4.82%) VMware ESX
6 17 (3.41%) XenApp
7 12 (2.41%) vSphere
8 9 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (1.61%) Xen
10 7 (1.41%) ISA Server
10 7 (1.41%) Terminal Server
11 6 (1.20%) XenDesktop
11 6 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (1.00%) VMware Server
13 4 (0.80%) NLBS
14 3 (0.60%) NFS
14 3 (0.60%) VirtualBox
15 1 (0.20%) ACF2
15 1 (0.20%) iptables
15 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (4.82%) WSUS
2 13 (2.61%) SCCM
3 7 (1.41%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (1.20%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (1.20%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (1.20%) CA Spectrum
5 4 (0.80%) ARCserve
5 4 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.80%) Oracle Identity Management
6 3 (0.60%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.40%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.20%) Nagios
8 1 (0.20%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (0.20%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.20%) SCSM
8 1 (0.20%) SCOM
8 1 (0.20%) Cacti
Vendors
1 248 (49.80%) Cisco
2 189 (37.95%) Microsoft
3 136 (27.31%) VMware
4 108 (21.69%) Citrix
5 77 (15.46%) CheckPoint
6 53 (10.64%) HP
7 43 (8.63%) Juniper
8 34 (6.83%) F5
9 24 (4.82%) SolarWinds
10 23 (4.62%) Apple
11 17 (3.41%) Remedy
11 17 (3.41%) SonicWALL
12 16 (3.21%) NetApp
13 14 (2.81%) Riverbed
14 13 (2.61%) Fujitsu
14 13 (2.61%) Red Hat
15 12 (2.41%) Ciena
16 11 (2.21%) Brocade
16 11 (2.21%) Fortinet
17 10 (2.01%) CA
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