The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
England / South East
Rank 72 75 93
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Permanent jobs citing LAN 578 769 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.88% 3.93% 3.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.22% 19.56% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 494 676 540
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,860 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +11.62%

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3173 3932 4489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.30% 20.11% 22.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2549 3307 3399
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

LAN
Salary Trend in the South East

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

LAN Salary Trend in the South East

LAN
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

LAN Salary Histogram in the South East

LAN
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 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
Hampshire +30 152 £45,000 +5.88% 14
Surrey -2 121 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Berkshire -36 114 £45,000 -10.00% 11
Kent +8 49 £43,000 -4.44% 3
Buckinghamshire +11 46 £39,000 +0.64% 5
West Sussex -7 46 £45,000 - 1
East Sussex +19 25 £45,000 +1.94% 2
Oxfordshire +39 20 £35,000 - 6
Middlesex -2 6 £50,000 -
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 South East region with a requirement for LAN.

1 1018 (83.86%) WAN
2 702 (57.83%) Cisco
3 532 (43.82%) Firewall
4 509 (41.93%) Cisco Certification
5 467 (38.47%) Windows
6 375 (30.89%) VMware
7 366 (30.15%) Microsoft
8 360 (29.65%) Active Directory
9 351 (28.91%) DNS
10 336 (27.68%) TCP/IP
11 316 (26.03%) CCNA
12 310 (25.54%) CCNP
12 310 (25.54%) VMware Infrastructure
13 252 (20.76%) Windows Server
14 249 (20.51%) VPN
14 249 (20.51%) DHCP
14 249 (20.51%) ITIL
15 246 (20.26%) MPLS
16 239 (19.69%) Wireless
17 228 (18.78%) Juniper
18 202 (16.64%) VoIP
19 194 (15.98%) Finance
20 176 (14.50%) Data Centre
21 171 (14.09%) Network Design
22 170 (14.00%) MS Exchange
23 169 (13.92%) Microsoft Certification
24 168 (13.84%) VLAN
25 165 (13.59%) BGP
25 165 (13.59%) CheckPoint
26 164 (13.51%) OSPF

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 170 (14.00%) MS Exchange
2 79 (6.51%) IIS
3 40 (3.29%) Skype for Business
4 37 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 34 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 28 (2.31%) Tomcat
7 21 (1.73%) Apache
8 18 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2007
9 15 (1.24%) SharePoint
10 14 (1.15%) WebSphere
11 13 (1.07%) WebLogic
12 11 (0.91%) IBM Notes
13 8 (0.66%) NetWeaver
14 7 (0.58%) CMS
15 6 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
16 5 (0.41%) OpenStack
17 2 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 2 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 2 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
17 2 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 138 (11.37%) MS Excel
2 95 (7.83%) MS Office
3 19 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.99%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.41%) MS Project
6 2 (0.16%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (0.58%) Oracle Cash Management
2 6 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.33%) Infor CRM
4 3 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.082%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.082%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 92 (7.58%) Office 365
2 68 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (1.89%) SaaS
5 14 (1.15%) IaaS
5 14 (1.15%) PaaS
6 11 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.33%) iPaaS
9 2 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.16%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 1018 (83.86%) WAN
2 532 (43.82%) Firewall
3 351 (28.91%) DNS
4 336 (27.68%) TCP/IP
5 249 (20.51%) DHCP
5 249 (20.51%) VPN
6 246 (20.26%) MPLS
7 239 (19.69%) Wireless
8 202 (16.64%) VoIP
9 168 (13.84%) VLAN
10 165 (13.59%) BGP
11 164 (13.51%) OSPF
12 160 (13.18%) Network Security
13 146 (12.03%) SAN
14 132 (10.87%) Cisco ASA
15 129 (10.63%) WLAN
16 108 (8.90%) Ethernet
17 96 (7.91%) Cisco Nexus
18 83 (6.84%) IPsec
19 81 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (7.99%) SQL Server
2 16 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (1.07%) Oracle Database
4 11 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (0.66%) Relational Database
6 7 (0.58%) MySQL
7 6 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.16%) GIS
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.082%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.082%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.082%) DB2
11 1 (0.082%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.082%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.082%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (0.49%) JIRA
2 1 (0.082%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.082%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.082%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.082%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.082%) JUnit
2 1 (0.082%) Robot Framework
2 1 (0.082%) TestNG
General
1 194 (15.98%) Finance
2 160 (13.18%) Telecoms
3 33 (2.72%) Legal
4 28 (2.31%) Banking
5 25 (2.06%) Marketing
6 22 (1.81%) Manufacturing
7 19 (1.57%) Retail
8 13 (1.07%) Electronics
9 10 (0.82%) French Language
10 9 (0.74%) Back Office
11 8 (0.66%) German Language
12 7 (0.58%) Military
12 7 (0.58%) Portuguese Language
12 7 (0.58%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.41%) Interactive Media
14 4 (0.33%) Advertising
15 2 (0.16%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.16%) Automotive
16 1 (0.082%) Billing
16 1 (0.082%) Law
Job Titles
1 389 (32.04%) Network Engineer
2 177 (14.58%) Support Engineer
3 137 (11.29%) Analyst
4 128 (10.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 123 (10.13%) Cisco Engineer
5 123 (10.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 112 (9.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 90 (7.41%) Architect
8 88 (7.25%) IT Support
9 72 (5.93%) Support Analyst
10 70 (5.77%) Network Support
11 67 (5.52%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
11 67 (5.52%) Juniper Engineer
12 60 (4.94%) Senior Network Engineer
13 58 (4.78%) Network Analyst
14 53 (4.37%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 53 (4.37%) Infrastructure Support
15 51 (4.20%) Firewall Engineer
15 51 (4.20%) Technical Support
16 50 (4.12%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (4.20%) .NET
2 39 (3.21%) Web Services
3 29 (2.39%) 802.1X
4 17 (1.40%) HTML
5 11 (0.91%) CSS
6 9 (0.74%) Regular Expression
7 8 (0.66%) Middleware
8 7 (0.58%) Ajax
8 7 (0.58%) ASP.NET
9 6 (0.49%) REST
9 6 (0.49%) SAX
9 6 (0.49%) SOAP
10 4 (0.33%) J2EE
10 4 (0.33%) XML
11 2 (0.16%) IBM Integration Bus
12 1 (0.082%) CGI
12 1 (0.082%) COM
12 1 (0.082%) FreeSWITCH
12 1 (0.082%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 176 (14.50%) Data Centre
2 85 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (6.01%) Driving Licence
4 36 (2.97%) Computer Science
5 32 (2.64%) Management Information System
6 28 (2.31%) PKI
7 26 (2.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 26 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
8 21 (1.73%) Mathematics
9 19 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
10 18 (1.48%) Statistics
11 14 (1.15%) IVR
12 12 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
13 11 (0.91%) Replication
14 8 (0.66%) e-Health
15 7 (0.58%) iSeries
15 7 (0.58%) Mainframe
15 7 (0.58%) Mobile App
15 7 (0.58%) Public Cloud
16 6 (0.49%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 467 (38.47%) Windows
2 252 (20.76%) Windows Server
3 152 (12.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 147 (12.11%) Windows 7
5 146 (12.03%) Linux
6 142 (11.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 55 (4.53%) Windows 8
8 51 (4.20%) Windows 10
9 35 (2.88%) Unix
10 34 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
11 31 (2.55%) Windows XP
12 27 (2.22%) Mac OS X
13 17 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (0.91%) Apple iOS
14 11 (0.91%) Mac OS
14 11 (0.91%) Windows NT
15 9 (0.74%) Android
16 5 (0.41%) CentOS
16 5 (0.41%) Solaris
17 4 (0.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (20.51%) ITIL
2 171 (14.09%) Network Design
3 85 (7.00%) Presales
4 73 (6.01%) Load Balancing
5 68 (5.60%) Network Monitoring
6 63 (5.19%) Project Management
7 62 (5.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 61 (5.02%) Migration
9 58 (4.78%) Kalman Filter
10 47 (3.87%) Network Management
11 41 (3.38%) Mentoring
11 41 (3.38%) Problem Management
12 37 (3.05%) Business Continuity
12 37 (3.05%) Change Control
12 37 (3.05%) Service Management
13 36 (2.97%) Agile Software Development
13 36 (2.97%) DevOps
13 36 (2.97%) High Availability
14 31 (2.55%) Performance Monitoring
14 31 (2.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 68 (5.60%) SQL
2 43 (3.54%) PowerShell
3 36 (2.97%) C
4 15 (1.24%) Java
5 10 (0.82%) Python
6 8 (0.66%) Bash Shell
6 8 (0.66%) T-SQL
7 5 (0.41%) R
7 5 (0.41%) Tcl
8 4 (0.33%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.33%) VB
9 3 (0.25%) C#
10 2 (0.16%) Perl
10 2 (0.16%) Ruby
10 2 (0.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 509 (41.93%) Cisco Certification
2 316 (26.03%) CCNA
3 310 (25.54%) CCNP
4 169 (13.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 115 (9.47%) Security Cleared
6 105 (8.65%) MCSE
7 104 (8.57%) SC Cleared
8 88 (7.25%) Degree
9 87 (7.17%) CCIE
10 65 (5.35%) MCSA
11 44 (3.62%) DV Cleared
11 44 (3.62%) MCITP
12 35 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 34 (2.80%) CCDP
14 28 (2.31%) CCVP
15 27 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
16 24 (1.98%) JNCIS
16 24 (1.98%) MCP
17 21 (1.73%) NVQ Level 3
18 20 (1.65%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (7.58%) SLA
2 37 (3.05%) PCI DSS
3 27 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.58%) PMBOK
4 7 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.25%) HIPAA
5 3 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.082%) GPG13
6 1 (0.082%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.082%) QA
6 1 (0.082%) SDET
System Software
1 360 (29.65%) Active Directory
2 310 (25.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 151 (12.44%) Hyper-V
4 60 (4.94%) XenApp
5 49 (4.04%) vSphere
6 32 (2.64%) VMware ESXi
7 27 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
8 23 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 21 (1.73%) VMware ESX
10 19 (1.57%) Virtual Desktop
11 16 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
12 14 (1.15%) XenDesktop
13 10 (0.82%) Firmware
14 9 (0.74%) Samba
15 8 (0.66%) XenServer
16 5 (0.41%) FreeRADIUS
16 5 (0.41%) Terminal Services
17 4 (0.33%) DFS Replication
17 4 (0.33%) MetaFrame
17 4 (0.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 43 (3.54%) SCCM
2 25 (2.06%) Juniper STRM
3 24 (1.98%) Puppet
4 23 (1.89%) Cisco UCCE
4 23 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
5 22 (1.81%) Cisco CUCM
5 22 (1.81%) FortiGate
5 22 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (1.81%) SCOM
6 20 (1.65%) SolarWinds Orion
7 17 (1.40%) Nagios
8 16 (1.32%) Cisco Prime
9 10 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
10 9 (0.74%) Backup Exec
10 9 (0.74%) Nessus
10 9 (0.74%) Nmap
11 6 (0.49%) Tivoli
12 4 (0.33%) EdgeSight
12 4 (0.33%) vMotion
13 3 (0.25%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 702 (57.83%) Cisco
2 375 (30.89%) VMware
3 366 (30.15%) Microsoft
4 228 (18.78%) Juniper
5 165 (13.59%) CheckPoint
6 114 (9.39%) Palo Alto
7 111 (9.14%) Citrix
8 107 (8.81%) F5
9 89 (7.33%) HP
10 67 (5.52%) Mitel
11 66 (5.44%) Avaya
12 58 (4.78%) NetApp
13 52 (4.28%) Oracle
14 49 (4.04%) SolarWinds
15 35 (2.88%) Brocade
16 32 (2.64%) Riverbed
17 29 (2.39%) Fortinet
18 28 (2.31%) Dell
19 25 (2.06%) Aruba
19 25 (2.06%) Veeam
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + up to 10% six monthly bonus + bene
Posted: Yesterday
Westerham, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Pension, Medical + More
Posted: Yesterday
Wantage, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum £35,000 + Benefits including Gym and Healthcare
Posted: 14 hours ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + on call allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum + On call allowance, fantastic benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
83Zero
Salary: From £55000 to £70000 per annum, + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
Dartford, Kent
VIQU
Salary: £45k - 65k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 5 days ago
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Salary & Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago