The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 65 72 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Permanent jobs citing LAN 40 29 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.36% 2.27% 3.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.96% 10.58% 19.55%
Number of salaries quoted 33 29 28
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
211 274 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 17.73% 21.49% 17.92%
Number of salaries quoted 151 210 142
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Essex

LAN
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 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
Brentwood +7 9 £57,500 +15.00%
Colchester -13 7 £46,000 +18.70% 1
Basildon - 1 £29,000 - 1
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 54 (85.71%) WAN
2 39 (61.90%) Cisco
3 36 (57.14%) Firewall
4 32 (50.79%) ITIL
5 20 (31.75%) Windows
5 20 (31.75%) CCNP
5 20 (31.75%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (28.57%) VPN
7 17 (26.98%) VoIP
8 15 (23.81%) Wireless
8 15 (23.81%) Palo Alto
9 14 (22.22%) Linux
9 14 (22.22%) HP
9 14 (22.22%) Juniper
9 14 (22.22%) MPLS
10 13 (20.63%) Project Management
10 13 (20.63%) VMware
11 12 (19.05%) Active Directory
11 12 (19.05%) PRINCE2
11 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (17.46%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (17.46%) TCP/IP
13 10 (15.87%) Finance
13 10 (15.87%) Windows Server
14 9 (14.29%) F5
14 9 (14.29%) CCDP
15 8 (12.70%) CCNA
15 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
15 8 (12.70%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (12.70%) SSL

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (7.94%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.17%) Apache
2 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.17%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Office 365
2 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 54 (85.71%) WAN
2 36 (57.14%) Firewall
3 18 (28.57%) VPN
4 17 (26.98%) VoIP
5 15 (23.81%) Wireless
6 14 (22.22%) MPLS
7 11 (17.46%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (17.46%) TCP/IP
8 8 (12.70%) SSL
9 7 (11.11%) BGP
9 7 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (11.11%) Ethernet
10 6 (9.52%) DHCP
10 6 (9.52%) DNS
10 6 (9.52%) EIGRP
10 6 (9.52%) FirePass
10 6 (9.52%) HSRP
10 6 (9.52%) MGCP
10 6 (9.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Publishing
3 2 (3.17%) French Language
3 2 (3.17%) German Language
3 2 (3.17%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.59%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Billing
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Network Engineer
2 11 (17.46%) Analyst
2 11 (17.46%) Network Support
3 9 (14.29%) Network Manager
3 9 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 9 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Network Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Network Support Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Security Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Cisco Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Cisco Support
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Desktop Support
8 3 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.17%) iPad
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.75%) Windows
2 14 (22.22%) Linux
3 10 (15.87%) Windows Server
4 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.59%) Unix
8 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.79%) ITIL
2 13 (20.63%) Project Management
3 12 (19.05%) PRINCE2
4 8 (12.70%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 6 (9.52%) Data Privacy
6 6 (9.52%) Incident Management
6 6 (9.52%) ITSM
7 5 (7.94%) Load Balancing
7 5 (7.94%) Logistics
7 5 (7.94%) Network Management
8 4 (6.35%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (6.35%) Service Management
9 3 (4.76%) Business Continuity
9 3 (4.76%) Change Control
9 3 (4.76%) Patch Management
9 3 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (4.76%) Validation
10 2 (3.17%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.76%) PHP
2 2 (3.17%) Perl
2 2 (3.17%) Python
2 2 (3.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (31.75%) CCNP
1 20 (31.75%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (14.29%) CCDP
3 8 (12.70%) CCNA
3 8 (12.70%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.35%) CCSA
5 4 (6.35%) Degree
5 4 (6.35%) MCP
5 4 (6.35%) MCSE
6 3 (4.76%) CCDA
6 3 (4.76%) CCSP
6 3 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (3.17%) CCIE
7 2 (3.17%) CCSE
7 2 (3.17%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.17%) JNCIE
7 2 (3.17%) JNCIP
7 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.59%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (19.05%) Active Directory
1 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.59%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (3.17%) WSUS
3 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 39 (61.90%) Cisco
2 15 (23.81%) Palo Alto
3 14 (22.22%) HP
3 14 (22.22%) Juniper
4 13 (20.63%) VMware
5 9 (14.29%) F5
6 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
7 6 (9.52%) Zeacom
8 3 (4.76%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.76%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.17%) Blue Coat
9 2 (3.17%) BT
9 2 (3.17%) Fortinet
9 2 (3.17%) Symantec
10 1 (1.59%) BroadSoft
10 1 (1.59%) Google
10 1 (1.59%) NetApp
10 1 (1.59%) Pegasus
10 1 (1.59%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.59%) Veeam
Colchester, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £67000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 13 days ago