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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 64 58 59
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing LAN 39 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.76% 3.31% 2.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.45% 18.27% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 30 21
Average salary £37,500 £48,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £31,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,600 £54,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
290 197 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.52% 18.14% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 223 161 117
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £27,100 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £53,700
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Colchester +14 4 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Brentwood -20 3 £50,000 +81.81%
Chelmsford -7 2 £23,500 -56.48%
Stanford-le-Hope - 2 £33,750 -
Harlow -7 1 £29,000 -46.29%
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 54 (90.00%) WAN
2 30 (50.00%) Windows
3 29 (48.33%) Cisco
4 26 (43.33%) SAN
4 26 (43.33%) Firewall
5 20 (33.33%) VMware
5 20 (33.33%) ITIL
6 17 (28.33%) Juniper
7 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 16 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 15 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (21.67%) Intranet
9 13 (21.67%) Linux
10 12 (20.00%) VPN
10 12 (20.00%) Project Management
10 12 (20.00%) CCNP
10 12 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (18.33%) Wireless
11 11 (18.33%) F5
12 10 (16.67%) Change Management
12 10 (16.67%) MS Exchange
13 9 (15.00%) MPLS
13 9 (15.00%) WLAN
13 9 (15.00%) Load Balancing
14 8 (13.33%) TCP/IP
14 8 (13.33%) SSL
14 8 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
15 7 (11.67%) Degree
15 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2010

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.67%) IIS
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.67%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 54 (90.00%) WAN
2 26 (43.33%) SAN
2 26 (43.33%) Firewall
3 13 (21.67%) Intranet
4 12 (20.00%) VPN
4 12 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (18.33%) Wireless
6 9 (15.00%) WLAN
6 9 (15.00%) MPLS
7 8 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 8 (13.33%) SSL
7 8 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (10.00%) Multicast
8 6 (10.00%) VLAN
8 6 (10.00%) DNS
8 6 (10.00%) BGP
9 5 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (8.33%) OSPF
9 5 (8.33%) FWSM
10 3 (5.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.33%) Finance
1 2 (3.33%) Legal
1 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (3.33%) Banking
1 2 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (21.67%) Network Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) Architect
4 8 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (10.00%) Network Architect
6 5 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Support Specialist
7 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Support Specialist
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Support
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Leader
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Lead Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (5.00%) Learning Management System
2 2 (3.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.67%) PDA
3 1 (1.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 30 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (21.67%) Linux
3 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) ITIL
2 12 (20.00%) Project Management
3 10 (16.67%) Change Management
4 9 (15.00%) Load Balancing
5 6 (10.00%) High Availability
5 6 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.67%) Network Design
7 3 (5.00%) Logistics
7 3 (5.00%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.00%) Business Transformation
7 3 (5.00%) Software Deployment
7 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.00%) Migration
8 2 (3.33%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.33%) Data Privacy
8 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (1.67%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.67%) Perl
1 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (20.00%) CCNP
3 7 (11.67%) Degree
4 6 (10.00%) CCDA
5 5 (8.33%) CCSP
6 4 (6.67%) CCNA
6 4 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (5.00%) CCDP
8 2 (3.33%) CCIE
8 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.67%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.67%) MCP
9 1 (1.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 16 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.33%) vSphere
5 1 (1.67%) Firmware
5 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (48.33%) Cisco
2 20 (33.33%) VMware
3 17 (28.33%) Juniper
4 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 11 (18.33%) F5
6 7 (11.67%) Citrix
6 7 (11.67%) CheckPoint
7 5 (8.33%) HP
8 3 (5.00%) McAfee
9 2 (3.33%) Toshiba
9 2 (3.33%) Avaya
9 2 (3.33%) Apple
9 2 (3.33%) Google
9 2 (3.33%) Brocade
10 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.67%) Mitel
10 1 (1.67%) Altiris
10 1 (1.67%) Splunk
10 1 (1.67%) Siemens
10 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
Colchester
Streamline Connections
Salary: £4000 - £5000 per annum
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