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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 14 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing LAN 17 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 11.97% 2.53% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 60.71% 11.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
28 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 19.72% 21.52% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 3
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Gatwick

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 13 (72.22%) REST
2 11 (61.11%) Data Centre
2 11 (61.11%) Load Balancing
2 11 (61.11%) WAN
3 10 (55.56%) DHCP
3 10 (55.56%) FTP
3 10 (55.56%) HTTP
3 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 10 (55.56%) VPN
3 10 (55.56%) DNS
3 10 (55.56%) ICMP
3 10 (55.56%) F5
4 9 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
4 9 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 9 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 9 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (50.00%) BIG-IP
4 9 (50.00%) VMware
4 9 (50.00%) Tcl
4 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (50.00%) HTTPS
4 9 (50.00%) SSL
4 9 (50.00%) SOAP
4 9 (50.00%) LDAP
5 6 (33.33%) Data Management
5 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (33.33%) SDLC
5 6 (33.33%) Change Control
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) WAN
2 10 (55.56%) DHCP
2 10 (55.56%) DNS
2 10 (55.56%) FTP
2 10 (55.56%) HTTP
2 10 (55.56%) ICMP
2 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 10 (55.56%) VPN
3 9 (50.00%) BIG-IP
3 9 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 9 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 9 (50.00%) HTTPS
3 9 (50.00%) LDAP
3 9 (50.00%) SSL
4 5 (27.78%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (22.22%) SAN
5 4 (22.22%) WLAN
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
7 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Data Mining
2 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (22.22%) DB2
2 4 (22.22%) GIS
2 4 (22.22%) Informix
2 4 (22.22%) InterSystems Cache
2 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 4 (22.22%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 4 (22.22%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) ERwin
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Administrator
2 7 (38.89%) Network Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Data Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Data Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (5.56%) IT Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) REST
2 9 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (22.22%) JSON
3 4 (22.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Data Centre
2 9 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (22.22%) Data Integration
4 4 (22.22%) Data Structures
4 4 (22.22%) Economics
4 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
4 4 (22.22%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Load Balancing
2 9 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 6 (33.33%) Change Control
3 6 (33.33%) Data Management
3 6 (33.33%) SDLC
4 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Coaching
4 4 (22.22%) Data Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) DevOps
4 4 (22.22%) Extreme Programming
4 4 (22.22%) Information Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) Information Management
4 4 (22.22%) Information Retrieval
4 4 (22.22%) ITSM
4 4 (22.22%) Master Data Management
4 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (22.22%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Tcl
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CITP
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
1 4 (22.22%) MBA
1 4 (22.22%) MCDBA
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (22.22%) Postgraduate
1 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (11.11%) CCNP
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco LMS
1 1 (5.56%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) F5
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) MuleSoft
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 4 (22.22%) SAP
4 4 (22.22%) Sybase
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.56%) Avaya
6 1 (5.56%) CA
6 1 (5.56%) Riverbed