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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 72 73 75
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing LAN 11 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.25% 2.46% 2.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.57% 15.74% 10.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 25
Median salary £41,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £48,000 £59,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%

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
115 197 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 13.04% 15.61% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 83 132 200
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £25,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +7 3 - -
Buckhurst Hill - 1 £21,500 -
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 25 (100.00%) WAN
2 16 (64.00%) Firewall
3 15 (60.00%) Windows
4 14 (56.00%) SAN
5 12 (48.00%) Cisco
5 12 (48.00%) VPN
5 12 (48.00%) VMware
6 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
7 10 (40.00%) Citrix
7 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
8 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (32.00%) VoIP
8 8 (32.00%) CCNP
8 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (32.00%) Internet
8 8 (32.00%) EMC
8 8 (32.00%) Juniper
8 8 (32.00%) IIS
8 8 (32.00%) iSCSI
8 8 (32.00%) XenDesktop
8 8 (32.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 8 (32.00%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (28.00%) DNS
10 6 (24.00%) SSL
10 6 (24.00%) FTP
10 6 (24.00%) SMTP
10 6 (24.00%) LDAP
10 6 (24.00%) Unix

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 (32.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) WAN
2 16 (64.00%) Firewall
3 14 (56.00%) SAN
4 12 (48.00%) VPN
5 8 (32.00%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (32.00%) Internet
5 8 (32.00%) iSCSI
5 8 (32.00%) VoIP
6 7 (28.00%) DNS
7 6 (24.00%) BGP
7 6 (24.00%) EIGRP
7 6 (24.00%) Extranet
7 6 (24.00%) FTP
7 6 (24.00%) IPsec
7 6 (24.00%) LDAP
7 6 (24.00%) MPLS
7 6 (24.00%) Network Security
7 6 (24.00%) OSPF
7 6 (24.00%) SMTP
7 6 (24.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (4.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 9 (36.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) IT Support
3 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Head of Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) Head of Infrastructure
4 2 (8.00%) Head of IT
4 2 (8.00%) Head of IT Infrastructure
4 2 (8.00%) Head of IT Operations
4 2 (8.00%) Head of Operations
4 2 (8.00%) Head of Service Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) IT Assistant
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support Assistant
4 2 (8.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Support Assistant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (24.00%) Unix
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.00%) Android
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (8.00%) Business Development
2 2 (8.00%) Information Security
2 2 (8.00%) Line Management
2 2 (8.00%) Presales
2 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) CCNP
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (24.00%) JNCIP
3 2 (8.00%) CISM
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (32.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 8 (32.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco
1 12 (48.00%) VMware
2 10 (40.00%) Citrix
3 8 (32.00%) EMC
3 8 (32.00%) Juniper
4 4 (16.00%) Avaya
4 4 (16.00%) HP
5 3 (12.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (12.00%) Kaspersky
5 3 (12.00%) SAP
6 2 (8.00%) Brocade
6 2 (8.00%) Forcepoint
6 2 (8.00%) Intel Security
6 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft