The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 23 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing LAN 15 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 7.28% 4.29% 2.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.50% 31.58% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 3
Median salary £53,750 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
40 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 19.42% 13.57% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 35 13 18
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of job ads across the Gatwick region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Gatwick

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for LAN.

1 31 (81.58%) WAN
2 25 (65.79%) TCP/IP
3 24 (63.16%) Load Balancing
3 24 (63.16%) F5
4 20 (52.63%) Data Centre
4 20 (52.63%) BIG-IP
4 20 (52.63%) DNS
4 20 (52.63%) SSL
4 20 (52.63%) DHCP
5 16 (42.11%) FTP
5 16 (42.11%) HTTP
5 16 (42.11%) LDAP
5 16 (42.11%) VPN
5 16 (42.11%) Cisco
5 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
5 16 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (42.11%) ICMP
5 16 (42.11%) VMware
5 16 (42.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 16 (42.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 16 (42.11%) Data Centre Operations
5 16 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (31.58%) CCNP
7 11 (28.95%) Network Design
8 10 (26.32%) CCIE
9 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
9 9 (23.68%) CCDA
9 9 (23.68%) CCDP
10 7 (18.42%) MPLS
10 7 (18.42%) IP Telephony

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (81.58%) WAN
2 25 (65.79%) TCP/IP
3 20 (52.63%) BIG-IP
3 20 (52.63%) DHCP
3 20 (52.63%) DNS
3 20 (52.63%) SSL
4 16 (42.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 16 (42.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 16 (42.11%) FTP
4 16 (42.11%) HTTP
4 16 (42.11%) ICMP
4 16 (42.11%) LDAP
4 16 (42.11%) VPN
5 7 (18.42%) Cisco IPT
5 7 (18.42%) IP Telephony
5 7 (18.42%) MPLS
6 5 (13.16%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (10.53%) 3G
7 4 (10.53%) IPsec
7 4 (10.53%) Wireless
General
1 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) LAN Engineer
1 20 (52.63%) Network Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Designer
2 9 (23.68%) Network Designer
3 7 (18.42%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Cisco IPT Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Administrator
4 5 (13.16%) IP Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) IP Network Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) LAN Administrator
4 5 (13.16%) Network Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Network Support
5 3 (7.89%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) IT Support
6 2 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 20 (52.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.53%) PKI
3 1 (2.63%) Contactless
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Load Balancing
2 16 (42.11%) Data Centre Operations
3 11 (28.95%) Network Design
4 4 (10.53%) Change Control
4 4 (10.53%) Information Management
4 4 (10.53%) ITIL
4 4 (10.53%) Operations Management
4 4 (10.53%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (5.26%) Presales
6 1 (2.63%) Information Security
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.63%) PLM
6 1 (2.63%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (31.58%) CCNP
3 10 (26.32%) CCIE
4 9 (23.68%) CCDA
4 9 (23.68%) CCDP
5 2 (5.26%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
1 16 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (10.53%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 24 (63.16%) F5
2 16 (42.11%) Cisco
2 16 (42.11%) VMware
3 4 (10.53%) Barracuda Networks
3 4 (10.53%) Juniper
3 4 (10.53%) Palo Alto
3 4 (10.53%) SolarWinds
4 2 (5.26%) Google
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft