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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 21 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing LAN 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.80% 1.98% 2.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.71% 11.76% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Average salary £37,500 £32,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -35.50%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 26.17% 16.83% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 11
Average salary £35,500 £36,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% -14.70%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Gatwick

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (42.86%) WLAN
1 6 (42.86%) ISDN
1 6 (42.86%) Wireless
1 6 (42.86%) Validation
1 6 (42.86%) TETRA
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) Multimedia
2 5 (35.71%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (35.71%) Avaya
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) SNMP
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 2 (14.29%) NetApp
4 2 (14.29%) Symantec
4 2 (14.29%) LANDesk
4 2 (14.29%) SCOM

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) WLAN
1 6 (42.86%) ISDN
1 6 (42.86%) Wireless
1 6 (42.86%) TETRA
2 3 (21.43%) WAN
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (14.29%) SNMP
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) MPLS
4 1 (7.14%) RTP
4 1 (7.14%) SS7
4 1 (7.14%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) Asterisk PBX
General
1 5 (35.71%) Multimedia
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Design Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Radio Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Senior Design Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Validation
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) XenApp
1 2 (14.29%) vSphere
1 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 2 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Avaya
2 2 (14.29%) NetApp
2 2 (14.29%) Symantec
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) LANDesk
2 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix