The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 34 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing LAN 11 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.83% 1.80% 3.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.74% 8.77% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 11
Average salary £40,000 £28,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.13% -22.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,050 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £31,450 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
LAN
Suffolk

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

Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
62 57 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 21.60% 20.50% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 44 52 58
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +53.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £25,700 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

LAN
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

LAN Salary Trend in Ipswich

LAN
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Ipswich

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 26 (100.00%) WAN
2 25 (96.15%) Firewall
3 23 (88.46%) Windows
4 19 (73.08%) VMware
5 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
6 17 (65.38%) Citrix
6 17 (65.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (61.54%) NAS
7 16 (61.54%) SAN
7 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
8 15 (57.69%) Middleware
8 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
8 15 (57.69%) IIS
8 15 (57.69%) Clustering
8 15 (57.69%) Benchmarking
8 15 (57.69%) Finance
8 15 (57.69%) Identity Management
8 15 (57.69%) Asset Management
8 15 (57.69%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (57.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 15 (57.69%) Load Balancing
8 15 (57.69%) SIEM
9 10 (38.46%) VPN
10 7 (26.92%) Wireless
10 7 (26.92%) IPsec
10 7 (26.92%) SSL
10 7 (26.92%) Network Security
11 5 (19.23%) PKI
11 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
11 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 15 (57.69%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) WAN
2 25 (96.15%) Firewall
3 16 (61.54%) SAN
3 16 (61.54%) NAS
4 10 (38.46%) VPN
5 7 (26.92%) SSL
5 7 (26.92%) Wireless
5 7 (26.92%) IPsec
5 7 (26.92%) Network Security
6 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
6 5 (19.23%) SSH
7 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (11.54%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
8 2 (7.69%) VLAN
8 2 (7.69%) MPLS
8 2 (7.69%) OSPF
8 2 (7.69%) BGP
9 1 (3.85%) VPLS
9 1 (3.85%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) MS Access
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Architect
1 15 (57.69%) Infrastructure Architect
2 14 (53.85%) Security Architect
3 8 (30.77%) Network Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Security Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Network Support
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) Clustering
2 5 (19.23%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Benchmarking
1 15 (57.69%) Identity Management
1 15 (57.69%) Asset Management
1 15 (57.69%) Penetration Testing
1 15 (57.69%) Enterprise Architecture
1 15 (57.69%) Load Balancing
1 15 (57.69%) SIEM
2 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
3 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
3 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) CCSA
1 5 (19.23%) CCSE
2 3 (11.54%) CCNP
2 3 (11.54%) CCNA
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 17 (65.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) VMware
2 17 (65.38%) Citrix
3 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) Sourcefire
4 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
5 4 (15.38%) Cisco
5 4 (15.38%) Juniper
6 2 (7.69%) NetApp
7 1 (3.85%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) Dell
7 1 (3.85%) WatchGuard
7 1 (3.85%) NETGEAR
7 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
Ipswich
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago