The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
South East / Kent
Rank 46 67 67
Rank change year-on-year
+21 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 38 40 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.56% 3.54% 3.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.01% 16.53% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 35
Median salary £43,000 £51,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.68% +7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £23,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £59,800
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 Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
131 242 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 15.71% 21.43% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 89 213 217
Median salary £42,500 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

LAN
Salary Trend in Kent

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

LAN Salary Trend in Kent

LAN
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

LAN Salary Histogram in Kent

LAN
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford +9 15 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Maidstone -17 4 £40,000 -23.80%
Tunbridge Wells +13 3 £32,500 +20.37%
Sittingbourne +6 2 - -
Chatham -8 1 - -
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 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 Kent region with a requirement for LAN.

1 89 (100.00%) WAN
2 65 (73.03%) Cisco
3 62 (69.66%) Firewall
4 54 (60.67%) Microsoft
4 54 (60.67%) CheckPoint
5 51 (57.30%) VMware
6 50 (56.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 44 (49.44%) Wireless
8 43 (48.31%) DHCP
9 40 (44.94%) Mitel
10 38 (42.70%) DNS
11 37 (41.57%) IP Telephony
12 36 (40.45%) Network Design
13 35 (39.33%) SNMP
14 33 (37.08%) IPsec
15 32 (35.96%) Windows
16 31 (34.83%) WLAN
17 26 (29.21%) Active Directory
18 25 (28.09%) HP
18 25 (28.09%) Network Security
19 24 (26.97%) Hyper-V
19 24 (26.97%) Cisco Certification
20 22 (24.72%) Windows Server
21 21 (23.60%) F5
22 20 (22.47%) CCNA
22 20 (22.47%) MS Excel
22 20 (22.47%) Data Centre
23 19 (21.35%) 802.1X
23 19 (21.35%) SAN
23 19 (21.35%) 802.11

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (19.10%) IIS
1 17 (19.10%) Tomcat
2 12 (13.48%) MS Exchange
3 9 (10.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (4.49%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 20 (22.47%) MS Excel
2 16 (17.98%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 89 (100.00%) WAN
2 62 (69.66%) Firewall
3 44 (49.44%) Wireless
4 43 (48.31%) DHCP
5 38 (42.70%) DNS
6 37 (41.57%) IP Telephony
7 35 (39.33%) SNMP
8 33 (37.08%) IPsec
9 31 (34.83%) WLAN
10 25 (28.09%) Network Security
11 19 (21.35%) 802.11
11 19 (21.35%) DPNSS
11 19 (21.35%) MPLS
11 19 (21.35%) QSIG
11 19 (21.35%) SAN
12 17 (19.10%) Cisco IPT
12 17 (19.10%) Telepresence
13 16 (17.98%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 16 (17.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 15 (16.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.25%) MySQL
General
1 4 (4.49%) Finance
2 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (46.07%) Network Engineer
2 23 (25.84%) Cisco Engineer
3 22 (24.72%) Network Security Engineer
3 22 (24.72%) Security Engineer
4 21 (23.60%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 21 (23.60%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 19 (21.35%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 15 (16.85%) IT Support
6 15 (16.85%) Network Support
7 11 (12.36%) Support Engineer
8 9 (10.11%) Analyst
8 9 (10.11%) Support Analyst
9 7 (7.87%) Active Directory Support
9 7 (7.87%) IT Analyst
9 7 (7.87%) IT Support Analyst
10 6 (6.74%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (6.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 5 (5.62%) Desktop Engineer
11 5 (5.62%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 5 (5.62%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.35%) 802.1X
2 17 (19.10%) .NET
3 5 (5.62%) REST
3 5 (5.62%) SOAP
3 5 (5.62%) Web Services
4 1 (1.12%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.47%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.49%) iPhone
3 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (2.25%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.12%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.12%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 32 (35.96%) Windows
2 22 (24.72%) Windows Server
3 18 (20.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (17.98%) Windows 7
5 9 (10.11%) Android
5 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (7.87%) Apple iOS
7 6 (6.74%) Windows 8
7 6 (6.74%) Windows XP
8 4 (4.49%) Linux
8 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.45%) Network Design
2 18 (20.22%) ITIL
3 16 (17.98%) Translating Business Requirements
4 14 (15.73%) GAP Analysis
4 14 (15.73%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (6.74%) Change Control
6 5 (5.62%) CRM
6 5 (5.62%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (4.49%) Migration
7 4 (4.49%) Project Management
7 4 (4.49%) Risk Management
8 3 (3.37%) Server Building
9 2 (2.25%) Change Management
9 2 (2.25%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (2.25%) Presales
9 2 (2.25%) PRINCE
9 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.12%) BCP
10 1 (1.12%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (1.12%) ERP
Qualifications
1 24 (26.97%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (22.47%) CCNA
3 17 (19.10%) CCNP
4 15 (16.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (15.73%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (10.11%) MCSE
7 7 (7.87%) Degree
7 7 (7.87%) MCITP
7 7 (7.87%) MCSA
8 5 (5.62%) A+ Certification
8 5 (5.62%) MCP
8 5 (5.62%) MCTS
9 2 (2.25%) CCSE
10 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.73%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.37%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (56.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (29.21%) Active Directory
3 24 (26.97%) Hyper-V
4 17 (19.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 17 (19.10%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.12%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) SCCM
2 1 (1.12%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.12%) WMI
Vendors
1 65 (73.03%) Cisco
2 54 (60.67%) CheckPoint
2 54 (60.67%) Microsoft
3 51 (57.30%) VMware
4 40 (44.94%) Mitel
5 25 (28.09%) HP
6 21 (23.60%) F5
7 18 (20.22%) Riverbed
8 17 (19.10%) Siemens
9 14 (15.73%) Brocade
10 7 (7.87%) Apple
11 6 (6.74%) Dell
11 6 (6.74%) Nortel
12 5 (5.62%) Barracuda Networks
12 5 (5.62%) Blue Coat
13 4 (4.49%) Forcepoint
13 4 (4.49%) Fortinet
13 4 (4.49%) Palo Alto
14 3 (3.37%) Aruba
15 2 (2.25%) Juniper
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