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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 71 48 62
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +14
Permanent jobs citing LAN 31 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.44% 3.57% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.23% 20.12% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 21
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £31,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £54,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
276 169 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.73% 17.75% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 209 137 142
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £50,500
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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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
Chelmsford -2 6 £45,000 -16.66%
Brentwood -16 5 £50,000 +81.81%
Colchester - 5 £38,750 -
Harlow -2 1 £29,000 -46.29%
Dunmow - 1 £28,750 -
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 58 (89.23%) WAN
2 33 (50.77%) Cisco
3 31 (47.69%) Windows
3 31 (47.69%) Firewall
4 23 (35.38%) SAN
5 21 (32.31%) ITIL
6 20 (30.77%) VMware
7 18 (27.69%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (24.62%) Active Directory
8 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
8 16 (24.62%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (23.08%) Juniper
10 14 (21.54%) VPN
10 14 (21.54%) Linux
10 14 (21.54%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (20.00%) CCNP
12 12 (18.46%) Intranet
12 12 (18.46%) F5
13 11 (16.92%) MPLS
13 11 (16.92%) Project Management
13 11 (16.92%) SSL
13 11 (16.92%) Change Management
13 11 (16.92%) Wireless
14 10 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
14 10 (15.38%) Load Balancing
15 9 (13.85%) Kalman Filter
15 9 (13.85%) MS Exchange
16 8 (12.31%) WLAN
16 8 (12.31%) TCP/IP
16 8 (12.31%) Degree

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 9 (13.85%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.08%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 58 (89.23%) WAN
2 31 (47.69%) Firewall
3 23 (35.38%) SAN
4 14 (21.54%) VPN
4 14 (21.54%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (18.46%) Intranet
6 11 (16.92%) MPLS
6 11 (16.92%) SSL
6 11 (16.92%) Wireless
7 10 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (12.31%) TCP/IP
8 8 (12.31%) WLAN
9 7 (10.77%) DNS
9 7 (10.77%) Internet
9 7 (10.77%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (10.77%) Network Security
10 5 (7.69%) VLAN
10 5 (7.69%) Multicast
10 5 (7.69%) BGP
11 4 (6.15%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.08%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (6.15%) Legal
2 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.08%) Banking
2 2 (3.08%) Retail
2 2 (3.08%) Marketing
2 2 (3.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 9 (13.85%) Architect
4 7 (10.77%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (9.23%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Consultant
6 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Network Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Technical Support
7 4 (6.15%) Support Specialist
7 4 (6.15%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (6.15%) Technical Support Specialist
8 3 (4.62%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) .NET
1 2 (3.08%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.54%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Learning Management System
2 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.08%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.54%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 31 (47.69%) Windows
2 14 (21.54%) Linux
3 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.15%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) ITIL
2 11 (16.92%) Project Management
2 11 (16.92%) Change Management
3 10 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 9 (13.85%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (9.23%) High Availability
5 6 (9.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.15%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.15%) Network Design
6 4 (6.15%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.62%) Business Transformation
7 3 (4.62%) Software Deployment
7 3 (4.62%) Project Planning
7 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.62%) Migration
8 2 (3.08%) Logistics
8 2 (3.08%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.08%) Product Management
8 2 (3.08%) Data Privacy
8 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.54%) Perl
1 1 (1.54%) SQL
1 1 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (27.69%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (20.00%) CCNP
3 8 (12.31%) Degree
4 6 (9.23%) CCNA
5 5 (7.69%) CCDA
5 5 (7.69%) CCDP
5 5 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (6.15%) CCSP
7 2 (3.08%) CCIE
7 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.54%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.54%) MCP
8 1 (1.54%) MCSE
System Software
1 16 (24.62%) Active Directory
1 16 (24.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.62%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.08%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.54%) vSphere
4 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) SCCM
2 2 (3.08%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (3.08%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (50.77%) Cisco
2 20 (30.77%) VMware
3 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
4 15 (23.08%) Juniper
5 12 (18.46%) F5
6 7 (10.77%) HP
6 7 (10.77%) Citrix
6 7 (10.77%) CheckPoint
7 4 (6.15%) Brocade
8 3 (4.62%) McAfee
9 2 (3.08%) Websense
9 2 (3.08%) Apple
9 2 (3.08%) Google
9 2 (3.08%) NetApp
9 2 (3.08%) Zeacom
10 1 (1.54%) Splunk
10 1 (1.54%) Siemens
10 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.54%) Avaya
10 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds
Essex
Spring Technology
Salary: £27000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Basildon
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago