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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
South East / Kent
Rank 41 47 75
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +28
Permanent jobs citing LAN 49 47 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.91% 4.67% 3.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.21% 25.00% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 31 44 41
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,150 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%

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
157 188 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 18.94% 18.67% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 114 168 220
Median salary £43,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +8 21 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Tunbridge Wells +10 3 £32,500 +20.37%
Chatham -10 2 - -
Sevenoaks +10 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Maidstone -19 1 - -
Rochester - 1 - -
Sittingbourne - 1 - -
Faversham - 1 £35,000 -
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 100 (100.00%) WAN
2 70 (70.00%) Cisco
3 63 (63.00%) Firewall
4 57 (57.00%) Microsoft
5 54 (54.00%) VMware
6 53 (53.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 51 (51.00%) CheckPoint
8 45 (45.00%) DHCP
9 44 (44.00%) Wireless
10 40 (40.00%) Mitel
10 40 (40.00%) DNS
11 39 (39.00%) IP Telephony
12 37 (37.00%) Windows
13 36 (36.00%) Network Design
14 35 (35.00%) SNMP
15 33 (33.00%) IPsec
16 32 (32.00%) Active Directory
17 31 (31.00%) WLAN
18 30 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
19 27 (27.00%) HP
19 27 (27.00%) Hyper-V
20 26 (26.00%) CCNA
21 25 (25.00%) MS Excel
22 24 (24.00%) Windows Server
23 23 (23.00%) MPLS
24 21 (21.00%) SAN
24 21 (21.00%) Network Security
25 20 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
26 19 (19.00%) 802.11
26 19 (19.00%) DPNSS

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 (17.00%) IIS
1 17 (17.00%) Tomcat
2 15 (15.00%) MS Exchange
3 9 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (4.00%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 25 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 16 (16.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.00%) Acrobat
3 2 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 100 (100.00%) WAN
2 63 (63.00%) Firewall
3 45 (45.00%) DHCP
4 44 (44.00%) Wireless
5 40 (40.00%) DNS
6 39 (39.00%) IP Telephony
7 35 (35.00%) SNMP
8 33 (33.00%) IPsec
9 31 (31.00%) WLAN
10 23 (23.00%) MPLS
11 21 (21.00%) Network Security
11 21 (21.00%) SAN
12 19 (19.00%) 802.11
12 19 (19.00%) DPNSS
12 19 (19.00%) QSIG
13 17 (17.00%) Cisco IPT
13 17 (17.00%) Telepresence
14 15 (15.00%) VoIP
14 15 (15.00%) VPN
15 14 (14.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (3.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.00%) Automotive
3 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (44.00%) Network Engineer
2 22 (22.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 20 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 20 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 19 (19.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 19 (19.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 17 (17.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 17 (17.00%) IT Support
6 15 (15.00%) Network Support
7 13 (13.00%) Support Engineer
8 11 (11.00%) Analyst
9 9 (9.00%) IT Analyst
10 8 (8.00%) Support Analyst
11 7 (7.00%) Active Directory Support
11 7 (7.00%) IT Engineer
11 7 (7.00%) IT Support Analyst
12 6 (6.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 6 (6.00%) Desktop Engineer
12 6 (6.00%) IT Support Engineer
12 6 (6.00%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.00%) 802.1X
2 17 (17.00%) .NET
3 5 (5.00%) REST
3 5 (5.00%) SOAP
3 5 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (1.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.00%) Driving Licence
2 4 (4.00%) iPhone
3 3 (3.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.00%) Shadow IT
5 1 (1.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.00%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.00%) iPad
5 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (37.00%) Windows
2 24 (24.00%) Windows Server
3 20 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (17.00%) Windows 7
5 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (9.00%) Android
7 7 (7.00%) Apple iOS
7 7 (7.00%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.00%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.00%) Linux
10 1 (1.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (36.00%) Network Design
2 16 (16.00%) ITIL
3 14 (14.00%) GAP Analysis
3 14 (14.00%) Network Monitoring
4 12 (12.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 5 (5.00%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (4.00%) Change Control
6 4 (4.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (3.00%) CRM
7 3 (3.00%) Information Security
7 3 (3.00%) Migration
7 3 (3.00%) Project Management
7 3 (3.00%) Server Building
7 3 (3.00%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (3.00%) SIEM
8 2 (2.00%) Data Loss Prevention
8 2 (2.00%) Service Management
8 2 (2.00%) Software Licensing
8 2 (2.00%) Threat Management
8 2 (2.00%) Threat Modelling
Qualifications
1 30 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (26.00%) CCNA
3 19 (19.00%) CCNP
4 18 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (14.00%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (12.00%) MCSE
7 10 (10.00%) MCSA
8 7 (7.00%) Degree
8 7 (7.00%) MCITP
9 5 (5.00%) A+ Certification
9 5 (5.00%) MCP
9 5 (5.00%) MCTS
10 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
11 2 (2.00%) CISSP
12 1 (1.00%) CEH
12 1 (1.00%) CISM
12 1 (1.00%) CISMP
12 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (1.00%) SANS
12 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (53.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (32.00%) Active Directory
3 27 (27.00%) Hyper-V
4 19 (19.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 19 (19.00%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.00%) vSphere
6 1 (1.00%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (6.00%) SCCM
2 1 (1.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.00%) Nessus
2 1 (1.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 70 (70.00%) Cisco
2 57 (57.00%) Microsoft
3 54 (54.00%) VMware
4 51 (51.00%) CheckPoint
5 40 (40.00%) Mitel
6 27 (27.00%) HP
7 18 (18.00%) Riverbed
8 17 (17.00%) F5
8 17 (17.00%) Siemens
9 14 (14.00%) Brocade
10 7 (7.00%) Apple
11 6 (6.00%) Dell
11 6 (6.00%) Nortel
12 5 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks
13 4 (4.00%) Meraki
14 3 (3.00%) Citrix
15 2 (2.00%) Adobe
15 2 (2.00%) Blue Coat
15 2 (2.00%) Forcepoint
15 2 (2.00%) Juniper
Dartford, Kent
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Salary: £45k - 65k per year
Posted: 2 days ago