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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 64 71 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -41
Permanent jobs citing LAN 28 28 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.83% 2.82% 7.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.73% 13.33% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 84
Median salary £42,500 £48,250 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.91% +16.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £53,750
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
220 210 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.27% 21.13% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 186 195 211
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £51,950
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 26 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 26 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 £23,500 -
Chatham -2 5 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £32,500 -
Dartford -3 3 £60,000 +45.45% 1
Sevenoaks - 1 £52,500 - 1
Stansted - 1 £43,000 -
West Malling - 1 £73,500 -
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 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 62 (98.41%) WAN
2 45 (71.43%) Cisco
3 33 (52.38%) Windows
4 32 (50.79%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (46.03%) VMware
5 29 (46.03%) Windows Server
6 28 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 26 (41.27%) CCNA
8 24 (38.10%) Firewall
9 23 (36.51%) CheckPoint
9 23 (36.51%) Data Centre
10 20 (31.75%) Active Directory
11 17 (26.98%) CCNP
12 16 (25.40%) ITIL
13 14 (22.22%) MS Excel
13 14 (22.22%) MS Exchange
13 14 (22.22%) Juniper
14 13 (20.63%) SAN
14 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (20.63%) Linux
14 13 (20.63%) Wireless
14 13 (20.63%) Cisco ASA
15 12 (19.05%) Finance
15 12 (19.05%) MCSE
16 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
16 11 (17.46%) Hyper-V
17 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
17 10 (15.87%) MPLS
18 9 (14.29%) DHCP
18 9 (14.29%) DNS

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 14 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.17%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.59%) IIS
5 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.59%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Office 365
2 3 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.17%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 62 (98.41%) WAN
2 24 (38.10%) Firewall
3 13 (20.63%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (20.63%) SAN
3 13 (20.63%) Wireless
4 10 (15.87%) MPLS
4 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
5 9 (14.29%) DHCP
5 9 (14.29%) DNS
6 8 (12.70%) Cisco PIX
6 8 (12.70%) NetScreen
6 8 (12.70%) VPN
7 7 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (9.52%) Network Security
9 5 (7.94%) OSPF
10 4 (6.35%) Cisco Wireless
10 4 (6.35%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (6.35%) WLAN
11 3 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (4.76%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) MySQL
2 1 (1.59%) Big Data
2 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Advertising
3 1 (1.59%) Electronics
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (36.51%) Network Engineer
2 12 (19.05%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (15.87%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 10 (15.87%) Support Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) IT Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (9.52%) IT Support
5 6 (9.52%) Security Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (7.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (7.94%) Server Technician
7 4 (6.35%) Active Directory Support
7 4 (6.35%) Exchange Support
7 4 (6.35%) IT Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (6.35%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.59%) Dojo
2 1 (1.59%) HTML
2 1 (1.59%) jQuery
2 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (36.51%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.35%) Fat Client
2 4 (6.35%) Thin Client
3 3 (4.76%) iPad
3 3 (4.76%) iPhone
3 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) IVR
5 1 (1.59%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (52.38%) Windows
2 29 (46.03%) Windows Server
3 13 (20.63%) Linux
4 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (9.52%) Android
6 6 (9.52%) Unix
7 4 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.17%) Solaris
9 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.59%) CentOS
10 1 (1.59%) FreeBSD
10 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.40%) ITIL
2 7 (11.11%) SIEM
3 6 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (9.52%) Migration
4 5 (7.94%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (7.94%) Information Security
4 5 (7.94%) Risk Management
5 4 (6.35%) Change Management
5 4 (6.35%) High Availability
5 4 (6.35%) Incident Management
5 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.35%) Release Management
6 3 (4.76%) Data Security
6 3 (4.76%) Fault Analysis
6 3 (4.76%) ITIL V3
6 3 (4.76%) ITSM
6 3 (4.76%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.76%) Network Design
6 3 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (4.76%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.76%) Perl
2 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.17%) PHP
2 2 (3.17%) Python
3 1 (1.59%) C
3 1 (1.59%) C#
3 1 (1.59%) Java
3 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.59%) Ruby
3 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.59%) SQL
3 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (50.79%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (41.27%) CCNA
3 17 (26.98%) CCNP
4 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (19.05%) MCSE
6 9 (14.29%) CCDA
7 7 (11.11%) A+ Certification
7 7 (11.11%) CCIE
7 7 (11.11%) MCP
8 6 (9.52%) MCSA
9 5 (7.94%) CCDP
10 4 (6.35%) CCSE
10 4 (6.35%) MCITP
10 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
10 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
11 3 (4.76%) CCSA
11 3 (4.76%) CCSP
11 3 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (4.76%) JNCIA
11 3 (4.76%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) SLA
2 6 (9.52%) PCI DSS
3 4 (6.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.35%) QA
System Software
1 28 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (31.75%) Active Directory
3 11 (17.46%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.76%) XenApp
5 2 (3.17%) vSphere
5 2 (3.17%) Xen
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.59%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) Puppet
2 4 (6.35%) SCCM
3 3 (4.76%) MOM
3 3 (4.76%) SCOM
3 3 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (3.17%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (3.17%) Nessus
4 2 (3.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (3.17%) Nmap
5 1 (1.59%) Ansible
5 1 (1.59%) Nagios
5 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.59%) WSUS
5 1 (1.59%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 45 (71.43%) Cisco
2 29 (46.03%) VMware
3 23 (36.51%) CheckPoint
4 14 (22.22%) Juniper
5 8 (12.70%) Forcepoint
5 8 (12.70%) HP
5 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
6 7 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 6 (9.52%) Red Hat
8 5 (7.94%) F5
8 5 (7.94%) Palo Alto
9 4 (6.35%) Citrix
9 4 (6.35%) Meraki
10 3 (4.76%) BMC
10 3 (4.76%) Remedy
11 2 (3.17%) Blue Coat
11 2 (3.17%) LogRhythm
11 2 (3.17%) Tripwire
12 1 (1.59%) AlienVault
12 1 (1.59%) Splunk
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