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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 76 59 30
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -29
Permanent jobs citing LAN 29 36 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.68% 3.68% 7.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.98% 15.19% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 23 36 87
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,750 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
LAN
South East

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
242 237 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.32% 24.21% 18.98%
Number of salaries quoted 209 213 213
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 2 May 2016.

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 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Sittingbourne - 6 £24,500 -
Chatham -8 4 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £37,500 -
West Malling - 3 £57,500 -
Maidstone +2 2 £52,500 +10.52%
Stansted - 2 £41,500 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £52,500 - 1
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 67 (93.06%) WAN
2 49 (68.06%) Cisco
3 37 (51.39%) Windows
4 34 (47.22%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (45.83%) VMware
5 33 (45.83%) Windows Server
6 30 (41.67%) CCNA
7 29 (40.28%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (37.50%) Firewall
9 26 (36.11%) Data Centre
10 24 (33.33%) CheckPoint
10 24 (33.33%) Active Directory
11 22 (30.56%) ITIL
12 19 (26.39%) MS Excel
13 16 (22.22%) MS Exchange
13 16 (22.22%) Juniper
13 16 (22.22%) CCNP
14 15 (20.83%) SAN
14 15 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
14 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (19.44%) Wireless
15 14 (19.44%) Finance
16 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2012
17 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (16.67%) Linux
17 12 (16.67%) MCSE
18 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
19 10 (13.89%) Hyper-V
19 10 (13.89%) Cisco PIX
19 10 (13.89%) Microsoft

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 16 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (26.39%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.39%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.50%) Office 365
2 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.78%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.39%) IaaS
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.39%) PaaS
4 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (93.06%) WAN
2 27 (37.50%) Firewall
3 15 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (20.83%) SAN
4 14 (19.44%) Wireless
5 10 (13.89%) Cisco PIX
5 10 (13.89%) NetScreen
5 10 (13.89%) TCP/IP
5 10 (13.89%) VPN
6 8 (11.11%) MPLS
7 7 (9.72%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (9.72%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (9.72%) DHCP
7 7 (9.72%) DNS
8 6 (8.33%) Network Security
8 6 (8.33%) VoIP
8 6 (8.33%) Wireshark
9 5 (6.94%) OSPF
10 4 (5.56%) Telepresence
10 4 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) MySQL
1 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) Big Data
2 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (19.44%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (1.39%) Electronics
3 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 11 (15.28%) IT Engineer
3 10 (13.89%) Support Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) IT Support
6 7 (9.72%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (9.72%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 7 (9.72%) Project Manager
7 6 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
7 6 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
7 6 (8.33%) IT Manager
7 6 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
7 6 (8.33%) Security Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.39%) Dojo
2 1 (1.39%) HTML
2 1 (1.39%) jQuery
2 1 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (36.11%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.72%) Fat Client
2 7 (9.72%) Thin Client
3 4 (5.56%) iPhone
4 3 (4.17%) iPad
4 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.78%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.78%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.39%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 37 (51.39%) Windows
2 33 (45.83%) Windows Server
3 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (16.67%) Linux
6 7 (9.72%) Android
6 7 (9.72%) Unix
7 5 (6.94%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.78%) Solaris
9 2 (2.78%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.78%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.39%) CentOS
10 1 (1.39%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.56%) ITIL
2 8 (11.11%) Migration
3 7 (9.72%) GAP Analysis
3 7 (9.72%) PRINCE2
3 7 (9.72%) Service Management
3 7 (9.72%) SIEM
4 6 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (8.33%) Release Management
5 5 (6.94%) Information Security
5 5 (6.94%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.56%) Change Management
6 4 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (4.17%) Data Security
7 3 (4.17%) ITIL V2
7 3 (4.17%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.17%) Network Design
7 3 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (4.17%) Risk Management
7 3 (4.17%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.17%) Perl
2 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.78%) PHP
2 2 (2.78%) Python
3 1 (1.39%) C#
3 1 (1.39%) Java
3 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.39%) Ruby
3 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.39%) SQL
3 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (47.22%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (41.67%) CCNA
3 16 (22.22%) CCNP
4 12 (16.67%) MCSE
4 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
6 9 (12.50%) CCDA
7 8 (11.11%) A+ Certification
7 8 (11.11%) CCIE
7 8 (11.11%) MCP
8 5 (6.94%) CCDP
8 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
9 4 (5.56%) CCSE
9 4 (5.56%) MCITP
9 4 (5.56%) MCSA
10 3 (4.17%) CCSA
10 3 (4.17%) CCSP
10 3 (4.17%) JNCIA
10 3 (4.17%) JNCIS
11 2 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) SLA
2 6 (8.33%) PCI DSS
3 5 (6.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (6.94%) QA
System Software
1 29 (40.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 10 (13.89%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.17%) XenApp
5 2 (2.78%) vSphere
5 2 (2.78%) Xen
6 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) Puppet
2 4 (5.56%) SCCM
3 3 (4.17%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (2.78%) MOM
4 2 (2.78%) Nessus
4 2 (2.78%) Nmap
4 2 (2.78%) SCOM
4 2 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.39%) Ansible
5 1 (1.39%) Nagios
5 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.39%) WSUS
5 1 (1.39%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 49 (68.06%) Cisco
2 33 (45.83%) VMware
3 24 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 16 (22.22%) Juniper
5 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
6 8 (11.11%) Forcepoint
7 7 (9.72%) HP
7 7 (9.72%) SolarWinds
8 6 (8.33%) Citrix
9 5 (6.94%) F5
9 5 (6.94%) Palo Alto
9 5 (6.94%) Red Hat
10 3 (4.17%) Meraki
11 2 (2.78%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.78%) BMC
11 2 (2.78%) LogRhythm
11 2 (2.78%) Remedy
11 2 (2.78%) Tripwire
12 1 (1.39%) Infor
12 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
Kent
Comtecs
Salary: £14000 - £15000 Per Annum +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London, Kent, West Yorkshire
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London, Kent, West Yorkshire
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 days ago