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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 59 79 45
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -34
Permanent jobs citing LAN 26 21 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.74% 1.94% 6.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 10.05% 31.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 71
Median salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
182 209 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 19.20% 19.33% 20.66%
Number of salaries quoted 145 199 220
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £51,613
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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Dartford +2 8 £60,000 +84.61% 3
Chatham -5 5 £37,250 -32.27%
Sittingbourne - 5 £22,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +20 2 £14,500 -36.95%
Sevenoaks - 1 £28,000 -
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 53 (100.00%) WAN
2 38 (71.70%) Cisco
3 28 (52.83%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (50.94%) VMware
5 26 (49.06%) Windows
6 25 (47.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (43.40%) CCNA
8 20 (37.74%) Windows Server
9 18 (33.96%) Firewall
9 18 (33.96%) Active Directory
10 17 (32.08%) CheckPoint
11 14 (26.42%) CCNP
11 14 (26.42%) Wireless
11 14 (26.42%) Data Centre
12 13 (24.53%) MPLS
12 13 (24.53%) DHCP
12 13 (24.53%) DNS
12 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
13 12 (22.64%) MS Exchange
13 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
14 11 (20.75%) ITIL
14 11 (20.75%) MCSE
14 11 (20.75%) Hyper-V
15 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (18.87%) SAN
16 9 (16.98%) Juniper
16 9 (16.98%) CCDA
16 9 (16.98%) Linux
16 9 (16.98%) Finance

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 12 (22.64%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.55%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.89%) IIS
5 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Office 365
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.89%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 53 (100.00%) WAN
2 18 (33.96%) Firewall
3 14 (26.42%) Wireless
4 13 (24.53%) DHCP
4 13 (24.53%) DNS
4 13 (24.53%) MPLS
5 10 (18.87%) SAN
6 8 (15.09%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (13.21%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (13.21%) Network Security
8 6 (11.32%) SNMP
8 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
8 6 (11.32%) VPN
9 5 (9.43%) IPsec
9 5 (9.43%) OSPF
10 4 (7.55%) 802.11
10 4 (7.55%) DPNSS
10 4 (7.55%) QSIG
10 4 (7.55%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (7.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) MySQL
2 1 (1.89%) Big Data
2 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Electronics
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) Network Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) Cisco Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) Support Engineer
3 10 (18.87%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Support
5 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Security Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) IT Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) IT Support
7 5 (9.43%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Server Technician
8 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Network Support
8 4 (7.55%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Security Support Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Cisco Support
9 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.66%) iPad
3 2 (3.77%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.77%) iPhone
3 2 (3.77%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (49.06%) Windows
2 20 (37.74%) Windows Server
3 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (16.98%) Linux
5 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.66%) Android
7 3 (5.66%) Unix
8 2 (3.77%) Solaris
8 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.89%) CentOS
9 1 (1.89%) FreeBSD
9 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) ITIL
2 6 (11.32%) Change Management
3 5 (9.43%) High Availability
3 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
4 4 (7.55%) Change Control
4 4 (7.55%) ITIL V3
4 4 (7.55%) ITSM
4 4 (7.55%) Migration
4 4 (7.55%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (5.66%) Fault Analysis
5 3 (5.66%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (5.66%) Information Security
5 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.66%) Network Design
5 3 (5.66%) SIEM
6 2 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.77%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.77%) Line Management
6 2 (3.77%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) Perl
2 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.77%) PHP
2 2 (3.77%) Python
3 1 (1.89%) C
3 1 (1.89%) Java
3 1 (1.89%) Ruby
3 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (52.83%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (43.40%) CCNA
3 14 (26.42%) CCNP
4 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (20.75%) MCSE
6 9 (16.98%) CCDA
7 7 (13.21%) MCSA
8 5 (9.43%) A+ Certification
8 5 (9.43%) CCDP
8 5 (9.43%) MCP
9 4 (7.55%) CCIE
9 4 (7.55%) CCSE
10 3 (5.66%) CCSA
10 3 (5.66%) CCSP
10 3 (5.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (5.66%) JNCIA
10 3 (5.66%) JNCIS
10 3 (5.66%) MCITP
11 2 (3.77%) CISSP
11 2 (3.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.77%) QA
3 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (47.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (33.96%) Active Directory
3 11 (20.75%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (7.55%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (3.77%) Xen
6 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.89%) vSphere
6 1 (1.89%) XenApp
6 1 (1.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) Puppet
2 5 (9.43%) SCCM
3 3 (5.66%) MOM
3 3 (5.66%) SCOM
3 3 (5.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.89%) Ansible
5 1 (1.89%) Nagios
5 1 (1.89%) Nessus
5 1 (1.89%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.89%) Nmap
5 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (71.70%) Cisco
2 27 (50.94%) VMware
3 17 (32.08%) CheckPoint
4 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
5 9 (16.98%) Juniper
6 8 (15.09%) SolarWinds
7 7 (13.21%) HP
8 6 (11.32%) Red Hat
9 5 (9.43%) F5
9 5 (9.43%) Palo Alto
10 4 (7.55%) BMC
10 4 (7.55%) Citrix
10 4 (7.55%) Forcepoint
10 4 (7.55%) Meraki
10 4 (7.55%) Mitel
10 4 (7.55%) Remedy
11 2 (3.77%) Blue Coat
12 1 (1.89%) Aruba
12 1 (1.89%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.89%) Tripwire
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