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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 84 80 85
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 12 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.08% 1.57% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.89% 10.00% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 10
Median salary £35,000 £57,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% +64.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
135 190 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.18% 15.70% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 114 113 201
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 July 2016.

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 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +4 3 - -
Hockley 0 1 £35,000 -
Rayleigh - 1 £40,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £23,000 -
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 38 (80.85%) WAN
2 22 (46.81%) Windows
3 20 (42.55%) Cisco
4 19 (40.43%) Firewall
5 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
6 16 (34.04%) ITIL
6 16 (34.04%) Linux
7 15 (31.91%) VPN
8 14 (29.79%) Windows Server
9 13 (27.66%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (27.66%) Red Hat
9 13 (27.66%) Service Delivery
9 13 (27.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (25.53%) VMware
11 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (23.40%) Palo Alto
12 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
12 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (21.28%) SAN
12 10 (21.28%) CCNP
12 10 (21.28%) PRINCE2
13 9 (19.15%) SSL
13 9 (19.15%) Finance
13 9 (19.15%) Enterprise Architecture
13 9 (19.15%) Translating Business Requirements
13 9 (19.15%) Mentoring
13 9 (19.15%) NAS
14 8 (17.02%) F5
14 8 (17.02%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (17.02%) Cisco IOS

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 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.26%) Office 365
3 1 (2.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 38 (80.85%) WAN
2 19 (40.43%) Firewall
3 15 (31.91%) VPN
4 10 (21.28%) SAN
5 9 (19.15%) NAS
5 9 (19.15%) SSL
6 8 (17.02%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (17.02%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (12.77%) Broadband
7 6 (12.77%) FirePass
7 6 (12.77%) IP Telephony
7 6 (12.77%) IPsec
7 6 (12.77%) VoIP
8 5 (10.64%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (10.64%) MPLS
9 4 (8.51%) BGP
9 4 (8.51%) Ethernet
9 4 (8.51%) Network Security
10 3 (6.38%) DHCP
10 3 (6.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) SAP HANA
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Publishing
3 6 (12.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (14.89%) Network Engineer
2 5 (10.64%) Analyst
2 5 (10.64%) Architect
2 5 (10.64%) Associate Director
2 5 (10.64%) IT Engineer
2 5 (10.64%) IT Technician
2 5 (10.64%) Support Analyst
2 5 (10.64%) Telecoms Engineer
2 5 (10.64%) Telecoms Technician
3 3 (6.38%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 3 (6.38%) Chief Architect
3 3 (6.38%) Chief Enterprise Architect
3 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (6.38%) LAN Engineer
3 3 (6.38%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 3 (6.38%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (6.38%) Network Team Leader
3 3 (6.38%) Security Engineer
3 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
3 3 (6.38%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Web Services
2 2 (4.26%) Flash
3 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.26%) CMDB
2 2 (4.26%) iPad
3 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (46.81%) Windows
2 16 (34.04%) Linux
3 14 (29.79%) Windows Server
4 13 (27.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (12.77%) Windows 10
6 4 (8.51%) Unix
6 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.26%) CatOS
8 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) ITIL
2 13 (27.66%) Service Delivery
3 10 (21.28%) PRINCE2
3 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (19.15%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (19.15%) Mentoring
4 9 (19.15%) Translating Business Requirements
5 6 (12.77%) Network Management
6 4 (8.51%) DevOps
6 4 (8.51%) Project Management
7 3 (6.38%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.38%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (6.38%) Data Privacy
7 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.38%) ITSM
7 3 (6.38%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.38%) Network Architecture
8 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.26%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.26%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (21.28%) CCNP
3 8 (17.02%) CCDP
4 7 (14.89%) CCNA
5 4 (8.51%) CCSA
6 2 (4.26%) CCDA
6 2 (4.26%) CCIE
6 2 (4.26%) CCSE
6 2 (4.26%) CCSP
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (4.26%) JNCIA
6 2 (4.26%) JNCIE
6 2 (4.26%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.13%) Degree
7 1 (2.13%) MCP
7 1 (2.13%) MCSA
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.13%) KVM
3 1 (2.13%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.13%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) Cisco
2 13 (27.66%) Red Hat
3 12 (25.53%) VMware
4 11 (23.40%) Palo Alto
5 8 (17.02%) F5
6 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
7 6 (12.77%) Zeacom
8 5 (10.64%) Juniper
9 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.26%) SAP
10 1 (2.13%) Blue Coat
10 1 (2.13%) BT
10 1 (2.13%) Citrix
10 1 (2.13%) Google
10 1 (2.13%) HP
10 1 (2.13%) Kaspersky
10 1 (2.13%) Remedy