The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 23 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 6 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 5.13% 6.36% 2.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 26.92% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 2
Average salary £40,000 £28,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -26.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £23,900 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,600 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
LAN
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Communications & Networking Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 20.51% 23.64% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 6
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

LAN
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Maidstone region.

LAN Salary Trend in Maidstone

LAN
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Maidstone

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN.

1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (33.33%) Network Management
3 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (33.33%) LANDesk
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
4 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) VMware

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
2 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
1 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) LANDesk
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (16.67%) VMware