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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 17 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 23 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 11.79% 4.51% 6.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 58.97% 27.27% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 7
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
39 22 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 20.00% 16.54% 24.55%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 23
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 23 July 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Gatwick

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for LAN.

1 32 (76.19%) WAN
2 31 (73.81%) Load Balancing
2 31 (73.81%) F5
3 28 (66.67%) BIG-IP
4 27 (64.29%) TCP/IP
5 23 (54.76%) Data Centre
5 23 (54.76%) DNS
5 23 (54.76%) SSL
5 23 (54.76%) DHCP
6 20 (47.62%) FTP
6 20 (47.62%) HTTP
6 20 (47.62%) LDAP
6 20 (47.62%) VPN
6 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
6 20 (47.62%) ICMP
6 20 (47.62%) VMware
6 20 (47.62%) Data Centre Operations
6 20 (47.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 20 (47.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 20 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (28.57%) Cisco
8 9 (21.43%) CCNP
9 8 (19.05%) Network Design
9 8 (19.05%) CCIE
10 7 (16.67%) CCDA
10 7 (16.67%) CCDP
10 7 (16.67%) IP Telephony
10 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
11 5 (11.90%) MPLS

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 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (76.19%) WAN
2 28 (66.67%) BIG-IP
3 27 (64.29%) TCP/IP
4 23 (54.76%) DHCP
4 23 (54.76%) DNS
4 23 (54.76%) SSL
5 20 (47.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 20 (47.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 20 (47.62%) FTP
5 20 (47.62%) HTTP
5 20 (47.62%) ICMP
5 20 (47.62%) LDAP
5 20 (47.62%) VPN
6 7 (16.67%) IP Telephony
7 5 (11.90%) Cisco IPT
7 5 (11.90%) MPLS
8 4 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (7.14%) 3G
9 3 (7.14%) IPsec
9 3 (7.14%) Wireless
General
1 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) LAN Engineer
2 17 (40.48%) Network Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Administrator
3 9 (21.43%) Network Administrator
4 7 (16.67%) Designer
4 7 (16.67%) Network Designer
5 6 (14.29%) IP Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) IP Network Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) LAN Administrator
6 5 (11.90%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Cisco IPT Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) IT Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) IT Support
7 2 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Network Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Network Support
7 2 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) REST
1 3 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (54.76%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Load Balancing
2 20 (47.62%) Data Centre Operations
3 8 (19.05%) Network Design
4 3 (7.14%) Change Control
4 3 (7.14%) Information Management
4 3 (7.14%) ITIL
4 3 (7.14%) Operations Management
4 3 (7.14%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (4.76%) Presales
6 1 (2.38%) Information Security
6 1 (2.38%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.38%) PLM
6 1 (2.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (21.43%) CCNP
3 8 (19.05%) CCIE
4 7 (16.67%) CCDA
4 7 (16.67%) CCDP
5 1 (2.38%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
1 20 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 31 (73.81%) F5
2 20 (47.62%) VMware
3 12 (28.57%) Cisco
4 3 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (7.14%) Juniper
4 3 (7.14%) Palo Alto
4 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.76%) Google
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft