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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 73 61 73
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs citing LAN 12 40 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.27% 3.44% 2.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 18.60% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 28
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £27,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%

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
108 215 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 11.46% 18.49% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 79 165 203
Median salary £36,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +13 4 - -
Colchester -4 3 £25,000 -45.65%
Basildon +17 1 £60,000 +106.89%
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 22 (91.67%) WAN
2 16 (66.67%) Firewall
3 14 (58.33%) Windows
4 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
5 12 (50.00%) VPN
5 12 (50.00%) VMware
5 12 (50.00%) SAN
5 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (45.83%) Windows Server
6 11 (45.83%) Citrix
6 11 (45.83%) Cisco
7 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (33.33%) EMC
8 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (33.33%) CCNP
8 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (33.33%) VoIP
8 8 (33.33%) IIS
8 8 (33.33%) iSCSI
8 8 (33.33%) XenDesktop
8 8 (33.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 8 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (29.17%) SQL
9 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
9 7 (29.17%) DNS
9 7 (29.17%) Internet
9 7 (29.17%) MPLS
9 7 (29.17%) OSPF
9 7 (29.17%) EIGRP
9 7 (29.17%) BGP

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 8 (33.33%) IIS
2 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
3 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (91.67%) WAN
2 16 (66.67%) Firewall
3 12 (50.00%) SAN
3 12 (50.00%) VPN
4 8 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 8 (33.33%) VoIP
5 7 (29.17%) BGP
5 7 (29.17%) DNS
5 7 (29.17%) EIGRP
5 7 (29.17%) Internet
5 7 (29.17%) IPsec
5 7 (29.17%) MPLS
5 7 (29.17%) OSPF
6 6 (25.00%) Extranet
6 6 (25.00%) IMAP
6 6 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (25.00%) Network Security
6 6 (25.00%) SMTP
6 6 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.17%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 9 (37.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 9 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Head of Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Head of Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Head of IT
3 2 (8.33%) Head of IT Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Head of IT Operations
3 2 (8.33%) Head of Operations
3 2 (8.33%) Head of Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) IT Support
3 2 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (45.83%) Windows Server
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (25.00%) Unix
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
7 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
9 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (8.33%) Business Development
2 2 (8.33%) Information Security
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) Presales
2 2 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.17%) High Availability
3 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) CCNP
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (25.00%) JNCIP
3 2 (8.33%) CISM
4 1 (4.17%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (33.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 8 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) VMware
2 11 (45.83%) Cisco
2 11 (45.83%) Citrix
3 8 (33.33%) EMC
4 6 (25.00%) Juniper
5 4 (16.67%) HP
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.50%) Blue Coat
6 3 (12.50%) Kaspersky
6 3 (12.50%) SAP
7 2 (8.33%) Avaya
7 2 (8.33%) F5
7 2 (8.33%) Forcepoint
7 2 (8.33%) Intel Security
7 2 (8.33%) Mitel
8 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
8 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL