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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 67 99 75
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -24
Permanent jobs citing LAN 265 195 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.77% 2.66% 3.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.78% 13.04% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 217 175 214
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,100 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
1411 1495 1394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.09% 20.41% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1149 1183 1053
Average salary £43,500 £43,900 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.91% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the East of England region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 +38 136 £42,500 - 11
Bedfordshire +10 48 £56,750 +41.87% 3
Essex +7 40 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Cambridgeshire -2 32 £29,000 -32.94% 10
Suffolk -26 8 £28,250 -29.37% 1
Norfolk +14 5 £41,500 +50.90% 2
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 452 (95.16%) WAN
2 279 (58.74%) Cisco
3 239 (50.32%) Firewall
4 194 (40.84%) Cisco Certification
5 178 (37.47%) Windows
6 148 (31.16%) CCNP
7 144 (30.32%) VPN
8 138 (29.05%) Microsoft
9 122 (25.68%) TCP/IP
10 119 (25.05%) Active Directory
11 115 (24.21%) ITIL
12 109 (22.95%) Windows Server
13 104 (21.89%) VMware
14 94 (19.79%) DNS
15 89 (18.74%) DHCP
16 86 (18.11%) VMware Infrastructure
17 83 (17.47%) CheckPoint
18 81 (17.05%) OSPF
18 81 (17.05%) MS Excel
19 76 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
19 76 (16.00%) Network Security
20 70 (14.74%) Linux
21 69 (14.53%) BGP
22 67 (14.11%) HP
22 67 (14.11%) CCDP
22 67 (14.11%) MS Exchange
22 67 (14.11%) Data Centre
23 60 (12.63%) Juniper
24 58 (12.21%) MPLS
24 58 (12.21%) VoIP

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 67 (14.11%) MS Exchange
2 33 (6.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 16 (3.37%) Skype for Business
5 11 (2.32%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.84%) IIS
10 2 (0.42%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.42%) Apache
10 2 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.21%) CMS
11 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 81 (17.05%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.84%) MS Office
3 20 (4.21%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 37 (7.79%) Office 365
2 29 (6.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 452 (95.16%) WAN
2 239 (50.32%) Firewall
3 144 (30.32%) VPN
4 122 (25.68%) TCP/IP
5 94 (19.79%) DNS
6 89 (18.74%) DHCP
7 81 (17.05%) OSPF
8 76 (16.00%) Network Security
9 69 (14.53%) BGP
10 58 (12.21%) MPLS
10 58 (12.21%) VoIP
11 57 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 57 (12.00%) SAN
12 46 (9.68%) Wireless
13 41 (8.63%) Spanning Tree
14 40 (8.42%) SSL
15 33 (6.95%) Wireshark
16 29 (6.11%) Cisco ASA
16 29 (6.11%) VLAN
17 28 (5.89%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (0.84%) Big Data
3 4 (0.84%) MySQL
4 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.42%) OLTP
6 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (0.63%) LabVIEW
2 2 (0.42%) JIRA
2 2 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 35 (7.37%) Finance
2 33 (6.95%) Retail
3 27 (5.68%) Telecoms
4 9 (1.89%) Publishing
5 8 (1.68%) Banking
6 7 (1.47%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.05%) Games
7 5 (1.05%) Marketing
8 4 (0.84%) Legal
9 2 (0.42%) Advertising
9 2 (0.42%) Back Office
9 2 (0.42%) French Language
9 2 (0.42%) German Language
9 2 (0.42%) Local Government
9 2 (0.42%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.21%) Billing
10 1 (0.21%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 101 (21.26%) Network Engineer
2 73 (15.37%) Support Engineer
3 64 (13.47%) Analyst
4 50 (10.53%) Architect
5 43 (9.05%) Network Support
6 42 (8.84%) Support Analyst
7 41 (8.63%) Network Architect
8 30 (6.32%) Network Manager
9 28 (5.89%) Technical Leader
10 26 (5.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 25 (5.26%) Consultant
11 25 (5.26%) Network Analyst
11 25 (5.26%) Network Consultant
12 23 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support
13 22 (4.63%) IT Support
13 22 (4.63%) Network Support Engineer
14 21 (4.42%) Desktop Support
14 21 (4.42%) Network Support Analyst
14 21 (4.42%) Senior Network Engineer
15 19 (4.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.84%) Middleware
2 2 (0.42%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.42%) LAMP
3 1 (0.21%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 67 (14.11%) Data Centre
2 27 (5.68%) Blackberry
3 25 (5.26%) Replication
4 24 (5.05%) Hybrid Cloud
5 14 (2.95%) Driving Licence
6 13 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (2.74%) Fat Client
6 13 (2.74%) Thin Client
7 12 (2.53%) Client/Server
7 12 (2.53%) e-Health
8 10 (2.11%) EqualLogic
8 10 (2.11%) HP StoreVirtual
9 9 (1.89%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.47%) EMC VNX
11 6 (1.26%) iPad
11 6 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (1.26%) Xbox
12 5 (1.05%) PMI
13 4 (0.84%) Public Cloud
14 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 178 (37.47%) Windows
2 109 (22.95%) Windows Server
3 70 (14.74%) Linux
4 55 (11.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (8.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 39 (8.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (5.47%) Windows 7
8 21 (4.42%) Unix
9 12 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (1.89%) Windows 8
11 8 (1.68%) Windows 10
12 5 (1.05%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.63%) SUSE
13 3 (0.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.42%) Android
14 2 (0.42%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.42%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.21%) CentOS
15 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (24.21%) ITIL
2 76 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 52 (10.95%) Network Management
4 46 (9.68%) Network Design
5 42 (8.84%) Load Balancing
6 35 (7.37%) Project Management
7 34 (7.16%) Network Monitoring
8 33 (6.95%) PRINCE2
9 30 (6.32%) Presales
10 28 (5.89%) Kalman Filter
11 27 (5.68%) Coaching
11 27 (5.68%) Web Filtering
12 26 (5.47%) Change Management
13 23 (4.84%) Service Delivery
14 22 (4.63%) People Management
15 19 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
16 17 (3.58%) Business Continuity
16 17 (3.58%) Incident Management
17 15 (3.16%) Service Management
18 14 (2.95%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (6.11%) SQL
2 14 (2.95%) PowerShell
3 10 (2.11%) Bash Shell
3 10 (2.11%) C
3 10 (2.11%) VBA
4 6 (1.26%) Python
5 4 (0.84%) VBScript
6 3 (0.63%) C++
6 3 (0.63%) Perl
6 3 (0.63%) PHP
6 3 (0.63%) VB
7 1 (0.21%) Java
7 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 194 (40.84%) Cisco Certification
2 148 (31.16%) CCNP
3 67 (14.11%) CCDP
4 52 (10.95%) CCSE
5 50 (10.53%) CCNA
6 38 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 33 (6.95%) CCSA
8 32 (6.74%) MCSE
9 20 (4.21%) JNCIA
9 20 (4.21%) JNCIE
9 20 (4.21%) JNCIP
10 19 (4.00%) Degree
11 17 (3.58%) ITIL Certification
11 17 (3.58%) Security Cleared
12 15 (3.16%) MCSA
12 15 (3.16%) SC Cleared
12 15 (3.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 14 (2.95%) JNCIS
14 13 (2.74%) CCIE
14 13 (2.74%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.42%) SLA
2 12 (2.53%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.63%) QA
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 119 (25.05%) Active Directory
2 86 (18.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (11.58%) Hyper-V
4 34 (7.16%) vSphere
5 27 (5.68%) NFS
6 26 (5.47%) XenApp
7 21 (4.42%) Terminal Services
8 14 (2.95%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (2.53%) XenDesktop
10 6 (1.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (1.26%) Xen
11 5 (1.05%) pfSense
12 4 (0.84%) XenServer
13 3 (0.63%) Firmware
14 2 (0.42%) VMware ESX
15 1 (0.21%) Docker
15 1 (0.21%) Dovecot
15 1 (0.21%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.21%) Samba
15 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 18 (3.79%) Backup Exec
2 11 (2.32%) SCCM
3 10 (2.11%) Cacti
3 10 (2.11%) WSUS
4 5 (1.05%) FortiGate
4 5 (1.05%) Nagios
4 5 (1.05%) Nessus
4 5 (1.05%) RANCID
4 5 (1.05%) SmokePing
5 3 (0.63%) CiscoWorks
5 3 (0.63%) ZENworks
6 2 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.42%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (0.42%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.42%) Puppet
7 1 (0.21%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (0.21%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.21%) vRealize
Vendors
1 279 (58.74%) Cisco
2 138 (29.05%) Microsoft
3 104 (21.89%) VMware
4 83 (17.47%) CheckPoint
5 67 (14.11%) HP
6 60 (12.63%) Juniper
7 58 (12.21%) F5
8 37 (7.79%) Dell
9 36 (7.58%) Avaya
10 34 (7.16%) Citrix
11 28 (5.89%) Apple
12 24 (5.05%) SonicWALL
13 23 (4.84%) Fujitsu
14 21 (4.42%) Palo Alto
14 21 (4.42%) SolarWinds
15 14 (2.95%) Symantec
16 13 (2.74%) Nortel
17 12 (2.53%) 3PAR
17 12 (2.53%) Red Hat
18 11 (2.32%) EMC
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fixed Term placement
Posted: 14 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Coverbox Insure Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Bristow Holland
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £18k - 20k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Company Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£85,000 plus Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + 25 Days Hol
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£40k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 9 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Gardiff Epos
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum + O/T + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Basildon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £67000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 14 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
AWD online
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 + Benefits + Training
Posted: 17 days ago