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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 64 68 76
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing LAN 19 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.77% 2.09% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.27% 9.91% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 10
Average salary £37,500 £54,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.55% +83.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,000 £20,425
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £54,000 £33,600
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
205 232 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.14% 21.07% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 154 195 170
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 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
Basildon - 5 £55,000 - 1
Colchester 0 2 £30,000 - 1
Chelmsford -7 2 £36,250 -32.87% 1
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 30 (88.24%) WAN
2 17 (50.00%) Windows
3 15 (44.12%) Cisco
4 14 (41.18%) Firewall
5 13 (38.24%) SAN
6 11 (32.35%) TCP/IP
7 10 (29.41%) ITIL
7 10 (29.41%) DNS
7 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (29.41%) VMware
8 9 (26.47%) VPN
8 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
8 9 (26.47%) Juniper
9 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
9 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
10 7 (20.59%) CCNP
10 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
11 6 (17.65%) CCDA
11 6 (17.65%) MPLS
11 6 (17.65%) Project Management
11 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
11 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (17.65%) F5
12 5 (14.71%) Linux
12 5 (14.71%) DHCP
12 5 (14.71%) CCSP
12 5 (14.71%) OSPF
12 5 (14.71%) BGP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.94%) Lync
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 30 (88.24%) WAN
2 14 (41.18%) Firewall
3 13 (38.24%) SAN
4 11 (32.35%) TCP/IP
5 10 (29.41%) DNS
6 9 (26.47%) VPN
7 6 (17.65%) MPLS
7 6 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (14.71%) VLAN
8 5 (14.71%) FWSM
8 5 (14.71%) Multicast
8 5 (14.71%) OSPF
8 5 (14.71%) BGP
8 5 (14.71%) DHCP
9 4 (11.76%) Intranet
10 3 (8.82%) Wireless
10 3 (8.82%) WLAN
10 3 (8.82%) SSL
10 3 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Network Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Network Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.88%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (5.88%) Avaya Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) IP Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Coordinator
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Firmware
1 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.94%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (14.71%) Linux
4 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Vista
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) Project Management
2 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 2 (5.88%) Network Management
3 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.94%) Change Management
4 1 (2.94%) Network Design
4 1 (2.94%) Logistics
4 1 (2.94%) High Availability
4 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.59%) CCNP
3 6 (17.65%) CCDA
4 5 (14.71%) CCSP
5 3 (8.82%) CCNA
6 2 (5.88%) CCIE
6 2 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.94%) Degree
7 1 (2.94%) MCSE
7 1 (2.94%) CCDP
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) vSphere
4 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) WSUS
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Cisco
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
3 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 9 (26.47%) Juniper
4 6 (17.65%) F5
5 4 (11.76%) LANDesk
5 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
6 3 (8.82%) Citrix
7 2 (5.88%) Avaya
7 2 (5.88%) HP
7 2 (5.88%) NetApp
7 2 (5.88%) Toshiba
7 2 (5.88%) Brocade
8 1 (2.94%) Symantec
8 1 (2.94%) McAfee
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Bens, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago