The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 68 84 53
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -31
Permanent jobs citing LAN 11 7 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.59% 0.78% 3.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.75% 3.78% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 24
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,000 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,700
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
LAN
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
142 185 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 20.49% 20.58% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 131 145 107
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

LAN
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Guildford region.

LAN Salary Trend in Guildford

LAN
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Guildford

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 15 (68.18%) WAN
2 10 (45.45%) Wireless
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 8 (36.36%) VPN
4 8 (36.36%) VMware
5 6 (27.27%) Validation
5 6 (27.27%) Firewall
5 6 (27.27%) WLAN
5 6 (27.27%) Cisco
5 6 (27.27%) TETRA
5 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 5 (22.73%) VLAN
6 5 (22.73%) Citrix
6 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
6 5 (22.73%) DHCP
7 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 4 (18.18%) Windows
7 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
8 3 (13.64%) Degree
8 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
8 3 (13.64%) ITIL
8 3 (13.64%) DNS
8 3 (13.64%) Juniper

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) WAN
2 10 (45.45%) Wireless
3 8 (36.36%) VPN
4 6 (27.27%) Firewall
4 6 (27.27%) WLAN
4 6 (27.27%) TETRA
5 5 (22.73%) VLAN
5 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
5 5 (22.73%) DHCP
6 3 (13.64%) DNS
6 3 (13.64%) SAN
7 2 (9.09%) Internet
7 2 (9.09%) MPLS
7 2 (9.09%) MRTG
8 1 (4.55%) NAS
8 1 (4.55%) Symposium
8 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
8 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (4.55%) Telnet
8 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Design Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) Radio Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) Senior Design Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Network Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Technical Manager
3 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Network Support
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Account Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Account Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Network Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Graduate
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) IT Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.55%) Web 2.0
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Validation
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) CRM
3 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.09%) Change Management
3 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (9.09%) Network Management
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.55%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.55%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (4.55%) Network Design
4 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) ITSM
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.55%) Lua
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
1 1 (4.55%) Python
1 1 (4.55%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.55%) MCITP
4 1 (4.55%) MCP
4 1 (4.55%) CCNP
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.55%) vCloud
3 1 (4.55%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) OpenView
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco
4 5 (22.73%) Citrix
5 3 (13.64%) Juniper
6 2 (9.09%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) Dell
6 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.55%) F5
7 1 (4.55%) Veeam
7 1 (4.55%) SunGard
7 1 (4.55%) Nortel
7 1 (4.55%) IBM
7 1 (4.55%) Avaya
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat