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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 48 85 51
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -34
Permanent jobs citing LAN 39 19 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.05% 1.74% 5.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.57% 9.90% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 47
Median salary £53,750 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £51,500 £55,500
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
210 192 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.81% 17.58% 20.70%
Number of salaries quoted 177 182 201
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 - 12 £60,000 - 4
Sittingbourne - 5 £22,500 -
Chatham -8 4 £37,250 -29.04%
Rochester - 2 £27,625 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +22 1 £14,500 -29.26%
Maidstone +8 1 £52,500 +116.49%
Sevenoaks - 1 £28,000 - 2
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 66 (100.00%) WAN
2 52 (78.79%) Cisco
3 35 (53.03%) VMware
4 31 (46.97%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (42.42%) Firewall
7 27 (40.91%) Windows
8 24 (36.36%) CheckPoint
9 23 (34.85%) CCNA
10 22 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 22 (33.33%) DNS
11 21 (31.82%) DHCP
11 21 (31.82%) Windows Server
12 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
12 20 (30.30%) MPLS
13 16 (24.24%) CCNP
14 15 (22.73%) SAN
15 14 (21.21%) Wireless
15 14 (21.21%) Data Centre
16 12 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
16 12 (18.18%) Network Security
16 12 (18.18%) Hyper-V
16 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
17 11 (16.67%) MS Exchange
17 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
18 10 (15.15%) Juniper
18 10 (15.15%) SNMP
18 10 (15.15%) ITIL
18 10 (15.15%) MCSE
19 9 (13.64%) MCSA

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 11 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.06%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.52%) IIS
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 66 (100.00%) WAN
2 28 (42.42%) Firewall
3 22 (33.33%) DNS
4 21 (31.82%) DHCP
5 20 (30.30%) MPLS
6 15 (22.73%) SAN
7 14 (21.21%) Wireless
8 12 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (18.18%) Network Security
9 10 (15.15%) SNMP
10 9 (13.64%) IPsec
10 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP
11 8 (12.12%) 802.11
11 8 (12.12%) DPNSS
11 8 (12.12%) IP Telephony
11 8 (12.12%) QSIG
12 7 (10.61%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (10.61%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (9.09%) OSPF
14 5 (7.58%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (1.52%) Big Data
2 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (1.52%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 15 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 12 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) Security Engineer
7 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Support
7 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 7 (10.61%) Network Support
7 7 (10.61%) Network Support Engineer
7 7 (10.61%) Security Support Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) IT Operations Manager
8 5 (7.58%) IT Security Manager
8 5 (7.58%) Operational Security Manager
8 5 (7.58%) Security Manager
8 5 (7.58%) Security Operations Manager
8 5 (7.58%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Server Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.52%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.55%) iPad
4 2 (3.03%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) iPhone
5 1 (1.52%) Shadow IT
5 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (40.91%) Windows
2 21 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (10.61%) Linux
5 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.03%) Solaris
6 2 (3.03%) Unix
7 1 (1.52%) Android
7 1 (1.52%) CentOS
7 1 (1.52%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.15%) ITIL
2 8 (12.12%) Information Security
3 7 (10.61%) Network Design
4 6 (9.09%) Change Management
4 6 (9.09%) SIEM
5 5 (7.58%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (7.58%) Data Protection
5 5 (7.58%) High Availability
5 5 (7.58%) Security Operations
6 4 (6.06%) Change Control
6 4 (6.06%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (6.06%) ITIL V3
6 4 (6.06%) ITSM
6 4 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (6.06%) Load Balancing
6 4 (6.06%) Performance Optimisation
6 4 (6.06%) Risk Management
7 3 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.55%) Fault Analysis
7 3 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.55%) Perl
2 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.03%) PHP
2 2 (3.03%) Python
3 1 (1.52%) C
3 1 (1.52%) Java
3 1 (1.52%) Ruby
3 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (46.97%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (34.85%) CCNA
3 16 (24.24%) CCNP
4 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (15.15%) MCSE
6 9 (13.64%) CCDA
6 9 (13.64%) MCSA
7 6 (9.09%) CISSP
8 5 (7.58%) CCDP
9 4 (6.06%) CCSE
10 3 (4.55%) CCIE
10 3 (4.55%) CCSA
10 3 (4.55%) CCSP
10 3 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (4.55%) JNCIA
10 3 (4.55%) JNCIS
10 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
11 2 (3.03%) A+ Certification
11 2 (3.03%) MCP
11 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) SLA
2 5 (7.58%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 30 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 12 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 8 (12.12%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (7.58%) vSphere
6 4 (6.06%) XenApp
7 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.03%) Xen
8 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Puppet
2 5 (7.58%) SCCM
3 4 (6.06%) Nessus
3 4 (6.06%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (4.55%) MOM
4 3 (4.55%) SCOM
4 3 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (3.03%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.52%) Ansible
6 1 (1.52%) Nagios
6 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (78.79%) Cisco
2 35 (53.03%) VMware
3 24 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
5 10 (15.15%) Juniper
6 9 (13.64%) HP
7 8 (12.12%) Mitel
7 8 (12.12%) SolarWinds
8 7 (10.61%) Citrix
8 7 (10.61%) Meraki
9 6 (9.09%) F5
9 6 (9.09%) Red Hat
10 5 (7.58%) LogRhythm
10 5 (7.58%) Palo Alto
11 4 (6.06%) BMC
11 4 (6.06%) Remedy
12 3 (4.55%) Blue Coat
12 3 (4.55%) Forcepoint
13 2 (3.03%) NetApp
14 1 (1.52%) Siemens
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kent
RBW Consulting
Salary: BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gillingham, Kent
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £21500 - £23500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £75,000 - £100,000 per year plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago