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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 97 64 73
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +9
Permanent jobs citing LAN 13 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.98% 2.45% 1.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.39% 15.15% 12.35%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 19
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,130 £18,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
241 132 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 18.23% 16.18% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 216 123 144
Average salary £30,243 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.59% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Brighton -38 8 £35,000 +7.69%
Crowborough - 1 £13,750 -
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 27 (96.43%) WAN
2 16 (57.14%) Cisco
3 15 (53.57%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (42.86%) CCIE
5 11 (39.29%) CheckPoint
5 11 (39.29%) Windows
5 11 (39.29%) Huawei
5 11 (39.29%) Fortinet
5 11 (39.29%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (39.29%) Cisco PIX
5 11 (39.29%) F5
5 11 (39.29%) Radio Access Network
6 9 (32.14%) VMware
7 8 (28.57%) Firewall
8 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
9 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
9 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (17.86%) Degree
10 4 (14.29%) Software Licensing
10 4 (14.29%) Citrix
10 4 (14.29%) Linux
10 4 (14.29%) SAN
11 3 (10.71%) CCNA
11 3 (10.71%) MPLS
12 2 (7.14%) OSPF
12 2 (7.14%) BGP
12 2 (7.14%) HP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 27 (96.43%) WAN
2 11 (39.29%) Cisco PIX
2 11 (39.29%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (39.29%) Radio Access Network
3 8 (28.57%) Firewall
4 4 (14.29%) SAN
5 3 (10.71%) MPLS
6 2 (7.14%) OSPF
6 2 (7.14%) BGP
6 2 (7.14%) DNS
6 2 (7.14%) IPv4
6 2 (7.14%) IPv6
6 2 (7.14%) DHCP
6 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
6 2 (7.14%) Wireless
6 2 (7.14%) VLAN
7 1 (3.57%) VPLS
7 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.57%) IPsec
7 1 (3.57%) VPN
General
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Network Engineer
1 11 (39.29%) Senior Network Engineer
1 11 (39.29%) Security Engineer
1 11 (39.29%) Senior Security Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Administrator
2 7 (25.00%) Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (17.86%) Systems Support Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Systems Support
4 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (17.86%) IT Administrator
4 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Systems Support Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Head of IT
6 3 (10.71%) Junior
7 2 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Open Source
1 2 (7.14%) Social Media
2 1 (3.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) Software Licensing
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
2 1 (3.57%) Migration
2 1 (3.57%) Change Control
2 1 (3.57%) Social Media Monitoring
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (42.86%) CCIE
3 5 (17.86%) Degree
4 3 (10.71%) CCNA
5 2 (7.14%) CCNP
6 1 (3.57%) MCP
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
6 1 (3.57%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (3.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
1 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Cisco
2 11 (39.29%) CheckPoint
2 11 (39.29%) Huawei
2 11 (39.29%) Fortinet
2 11 (39.29%) F5
3 9 (32.14%) VMware
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (14.29%) Citrix
6 2 (7.14%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) Genesys