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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 36 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +7
Permanent jobs citing LAN 4 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.55% 12.86% 2.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.53% 64.29% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 2
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%

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
17 28 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 10.83% 20.00% 22.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 19
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (95.00%) WAN
3 17 (85.00%) Network Design
4 13 (65.00%) Unified Communications
5 12 (60.00%) MPLS
6 11 (55.00%) OSPF
6 11 (55.00%) BGP
6 11 (55.00%) ITIL
6 11 (55.00%) DNS
6 11 (55.00%) Load Balancing
6 11 (55.00%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (55.00%) Wireless
6 11 (55.00%) Firewall
6 11 (55.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (45.00%) Junos
7 9 (45.00%) 4G
7 9 (45.00%) F5
7 9 (45.00%) Change Control
7 9 (45.00%) WAN Optimisation
7 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
7 9 (45.00%) Palo Alto
7 9 (45.00%) Management Information System
7 9 (45.00%) IPsec
7 9 (45.00%) PKI
7 9 (45.00%) Barracuda Networks
7 9 (45.00%) SolarWinds
7 9 (45.00%) SolarWinds Orion
7 9 (45.00%) Information Management
7 9 (45.00%) Operations Management

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:

Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) WAN
2 13 (65.00%) Unified Communications
3 12 (60.00%) MPLS
4 11 (55.00%) BGP
4 11 (55.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (55.00%) DNS
4 11 (55.00%) Firewall
4 11 (55.00%) OSPF
4 11 (55.00%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (55.00%) Wireless
5 9 (45.00%) 4G
5 9 (45.00%) DDNS
5 9 (45.00%) DHCP
5 9 (45.00%) DSL
5 9 (45.00%) Ethernet
5 9 (45.00%) IPsec
5 9 (45.00%) ISDN
5 9 (45.00%) Junos
5 9 (45.00%) SSL
5 9 (45.00%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) GIS
General
1 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Juniper Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco IPT Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Designer
4 4 (20.00%) IP Network Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Network Designer
5 3 (15.00%) Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) IP Network Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Network Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Project Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Project Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) LAN Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) WAN Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
1 9 (45.00%) Management Information System
1 9 (45.00%) PKI
2 2 (10.00%) Contactless
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Network Design
2 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 11 (55.00%) Load Balancing
3 9 (45.00%) Change Control
3 9 (45.00%) Information Management
3 9 (45.00%) Operations Management
3 9 (45.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.00%) High Availability
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) CCNP
3 4 (20.00%) CCDA
3 4 (20.00%) CCDP
3 4 (20.00%) CCIE
3 4 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (15.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco Prime
1 9 (45.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (45.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 9 (45.00%) F5
2 9 (45.00%) Juniper
2 9 (45.00%) Palo Alto
2 9 (45.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (10.00%) VMware