The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 17 25 15
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.02% 4.76% 5.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 29.41% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
LAN
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 17 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 16.16% 16.19% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 31
Average salary £27,000 £35,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% -27.08%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

LAN
Salary Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Gatwick region.

LAN Salary Trend in Gatwick

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) VLAN
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 2 (33.33%) RTP
3 2 (33.33%) SS7
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) PPP
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) LDAP
3 2 (33.33%) ISDN
3 2 (33.33%) PBX
3 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) SIGTRAN
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) Infoblox

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) MPLS
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 2 (33.33%) SIGTRAN
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) HSRP
3 2 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) PPP
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 2 (33.33%) High Availability
1 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Infoblox
2 2 (33.33%) Aruba