The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 69 80 61
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Permanent jobs citing LAN 30 12 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.73% 1.26% 4.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.57% 10.91% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 42
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -5.79%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
LAN
South East

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 Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
181 110 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 16.45% 11.55% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 136 87 164
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

LAN
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the East Sussex region.

LAN Salary Trend in East Sussex

LAN
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in East Sussex

LAN
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Bexhill-On-Sea - 25 - -
Brighton -12 2 £34,000 -15.00%
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 42 (97.67%) WAN
2 29 (67.44%) Firewall
3 27 (62.79%) HP
3 27 (62.79%) Degree
4 26 (60.47%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (55.81%) VPN
5 24 (55.81%) MPLS
6 23 (53.49%) Migration
7 22 (51.16%) VMware
7 22 (51.16%) Unified Communications
7 22 (51.16%) IaaS
8 18 (41.86%) Windows
8 18 (41.86%) TCP/IP
8 18 (41.86%) Juniper
8 18 (41.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (39.53%) Cisco
9 17 (39.53%) CCNP
10 16 (37.21%) SAN
10 16 (37.21%) Wireless
11 15 (34.88%) ITIL
11 15 (34.88%) SSL
11 15 (34.88%) OSPF
11 15 (34.88%) BGP
11 15 (34.88%) VLAN
11 15 (34.88%) VPLS
12 14 (32.56%) RIP
12 14 (32.56%) CheckPoint
12 14 (32.56%) EIGRP
12 14 (32.56%) IP Telephony
12 14 (32.56%) Penetration Testing

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.33%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (51.16%) IaaS
2 8 (18.60%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (18.60%) SaaS
2 8 (18.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (97.67%) WAN
2 29 (67.44%) Firewall
3 24 (55.81%) VPN
3 24 (55.81%) MPLS
4 22 (51.16%) Unified Communications
5 18 (41.86%) TCP/IP
6 16 (37.21%) Wireless
6 16 (37.21%) SAN
7 15 (34.88%) VLAN
7 15 (34.88%) VPLS
7 15 (34.88%) OSPF
7 15 (34.88%) BGP
7 15 (34.88%) SSL
8 14 (32.56%) EIGRP
8 14 (32.56%) RIP
8 14 (32.56%) Network Security
8 14 (32.56%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (32.56%) HSRP
8 14 (32.56%) IP Telephony
9 8 (18.60%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) DB2
General
1 1 (2.33%) Back Office
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
1 1 (2.33%) Games
1 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Network Engineer
2 15 (34.88%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Engineering Manager
3 9 (20.93%) Technical Manager
4 8 (18.60%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Support Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Administrator
6 5 (11.63%) Systems Support Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) IT Administrator
6 5 (11.63%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (11.63%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (11.63%) Systems Support
6 5 (11.63%) Systems Support Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Head of IT
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Computer Science
2 8 (18.60%) iSeries
2 8 (18.60%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.30%) Replication
3 4 (9.30%) Clustering
3 4 (9.30%) PKI
3 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.33%) Statistics
4 1 (2.33%) Open Source
4 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) Windows
2 8 (18.60%) VMS
3 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.98%) Linux
6 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.33%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Migration
2 15 (34.88%) ITIL
3 14 (32.56%) Penetration Testing
3 14 (32.56%) Security Architecture
3 14 (32.56%) Vulnerability Management
3 14 (32.56%) WAN Optimisation
4 12 (27.91%) Network Architecture
5 9 (20.93%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (20.93%) Service Delivery
5 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (18.60%) Project Management
6 8 (18.60%) Mentoring
7 5 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (9.30%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (9.30%) Software Licensing
8 4 (9.30%) Business Continuity
9 1 (2.33%) Network Design
9 1 (2.33%) Change Management
9 1 (2.33%) Change Control
9 1 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (62.79%) Degree
2 26 (60.47%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (39.53%) CCNP
4 12 (27.91%) CCNA
4 12 (27.91%) CCIE
5 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (20.93%) MCSE
6 9 (20.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.33%) MCITP
7 1 (2.33%) MCP
7 1 (2.33%) CCDA
7 1 (2.33%) A+ Certification
7 1 (2.33%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 18 (41.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
3 9 (20.93%) vSphere
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.33%) XenServer
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) HP
2 22 (51.16%) VMware
3 18 (41.86%) Juniper
4 17 (39.53%) Cisco
5 14 (32.56%) CheckPoint
5 14 (32.56%) F5
6 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
7 12 (27.91%) 3PAR
8 9 (20.93%) Avaya
9 8 (18.60%) IBM
10 5 (11.63%) Citrix