The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 72 78 95
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +17
Permanent jobs citing LAN 19 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.92% 1.83% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.96% 11.17% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 9
Median salary £31,500 £57,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.21% +64.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £36,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £75,750 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
LAN
East of 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 Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
127 206 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.84% 16.39% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 100 119 196
Median salary £35,500 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.22% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

LAN
Salary Trend in Essex

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

LAN Salary Trend in Essex

LAN
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Essex

LAN
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Brentwood +17 6 £97,500 +50.00%
Chelmsford +10 2 £24,000 -70.00%
Basildon -2 2 £22,500 -63.26%
Colchester -6 1 - -
Rayleigh - 1 £40,000 -
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for LAN.

1 50 (84.75%) WAN
2 31 (52.54%) Cisco
3 30 (50.85%) Firewall
4 21 (35.59%) ITIL
5 20 (33.90%) SQL Server
6 19 (32.20%) Windows
6 19 (32.20%) Linux
7 17 (28.81%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (27.12%) CCNP
9 15 (25.42%) VPN
10 14 (23.73%) Finance
10 14 (23.73%) Palo Alto
11 13 (22.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (22.03%) Red Hat
12 12 (20.34%) Service Delivery
12 12 (20.34%) Windows Server
13 11 (18.64%) VoIP
14 10 (16.95%) PRINCE2
14 10 (16.95%) Juniper
14 10 (16.95%) MPLS
14 10 (16.95%) VMware
14 10 (16.95%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (15.25%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (15.25%) Network Management
15 9 (15.25%) Data Centre
15 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (15.25%) CCDP
15 9 (15.25%) Project Management
15 9 (15.25%) CCNA
15 9 (15.25%) SSL

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) Office 365
3 1 (1.69%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 50 (84.75%) WAN
2 30 (50.85%) Firewall
3 15 (25.42%) VPN
4 11 (18.64%) VoIP
5 10 (16.95%) MPLS
6 9 (15.25%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (15.25%) SSL
7 8 (13.56%) NAS
7 8 (13.56%) SAN
8 7 (11.86%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (11.86%) Wireless
9 6 (10.17%) Broadband
9 6 (10.17%) FirePass
9 6 (10.17%) IP Telephony
9 6 (10.17%) IPsec
9 6 (10.17%) Network Security
9 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
10 5 (8.47%) BGP
10 5 (8.47%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (8.47%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
General
1 14 (23.73%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Publishing
3 6 (10.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Banking
4 1 (1.69%) French Language
4 1 (1.69%) German Language
4 1 (1.69%) Legal
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Network Engineer
2 7 (11.86%) Analyst
2 7 (11.86%) Network Manager
2 7 (11.86%) Support Analyst
3 5 (8.47%) Architect
3 5 (8.47%) IT Engineer
3 5 (8.47%) IT Technician
3 5 (8.47%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (8.47%) Network Support
3 5 (8.47%) Security Engineer
3 5 (8.47%) Telecoms Engineer
3 5 (8.47%) Telecoms Technician
4 4 (6.78%) Associate Director
4 4 (6.78%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (5.08%) Chief Architect
5 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (5.08%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) Web Services
2 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.39%) iPad
3 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.20%) Linux
1 19 (32.20%) Windows
2 13 (22.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (20.34%) Windows Server
4 6 (10.17%) Windows 10
5 5 (8.47%) Unix
6 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) ITIL
2 12 (20.34%) Service Delivery
3 10 (16.95%) PRINCE2
4 9 (15.25%) Network Management
4 9 (15.25%) Project Management
4 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (13.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (13.56%) Mentoring
5 8 (13.56%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (10.17%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (8.47%) ITSM
8 4 (6.78%) DevOps
8 4 (6.78%) Incident Management
8 4 (6.78%) Service Management
9 3 (5.08%) Data Privacy
9 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (5.08%) Load Balancing
9 3 (5.08%) Network Architecture
9 3 (5.08%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (3.39%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (28.81%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (27.12%) CCNP
3 9 (15.25%) CCDP
3 9 (15.25%) CCNA
4 5 (8.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (6.78%) CCSA
6 2 (3.39%) CCDA
6 2 (3.39%) CCIE
6 2 (3.39%) CCSE
6 2 (3.39%) CCSP
6 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.39%) JNCIA
6 2 (3.39%) JNCIE
6 2 (3.39%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.69%) Degree
7 1 (1.69%) MCP
7 1 (1.69%) MCSA
7 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (16.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.69%) KVM
3 1 (1.69%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.69%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 31 (52.54%) Cisco
2 14 (23.73%) Palo Alto
3 13 (22.03%) Red Hat
4 10 (16.95%) Juniper
4 10 (16.95%) VMware
5 8 (13.56%) F5
6 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
7 6 (10.17%) Zeacom
8 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
8 3 (5.08%) HP
8 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.69%) BT
9 1 (1.69%) Citrix
9 1 (1.69%) Google
9 1 (1.69%) Remedy
9 1 (1.69%) SAP