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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 87 102 82
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -20
Permanent jobs citing LAN 716 575 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.30% 2.67% 3.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.87% 12.52% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 574 458 709
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,969 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
LAN
England

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
4814 4594 5430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.20% 21.33% 23.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3585 3537 4552
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +28 224 £42,000 -10.63% 6
Surrey +29 177 £36,000 -20.00% 13
Hampshire -12 120 £38,500 +28.33% 10
Buckinghamshire +29 62 £40,000 -5.32% 4
Kent +8 48 £42,500 +26.35% 7
West Sussex 0 40 £42,500 - 3
East Sussex +3 28 £47,500 +46.15%
Oxfordshire +8 19 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Middlesex -8 10 £47,750 +0.52%
M4 Corridor +5 5 £52,500 +40.00%
Sussex - 2 £60,000 -
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 1133 (87.36%) WAN
2 702 (54.12%) Windows
3 630 (48.57%) Cisco
4 595 (45.88%) Firewall
5 446 (34.39%) Microsoft
6 438 (33.77%) VMware
7 408 (31.46%) Cisco Certification
8 366 (28.22%) Active Directory
9 343 (26.45%) ITIL
10 316 (24.36%) TCP/IP
10 316 (24.36%) VPN
11 306 (23.59%) MS Excel
12 294 (22.67%) MS Exchange
13 282 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
13 282 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
14 276 (21.28%) CCNP
15 246 (18.97%) DNS
16 236 (18.20%) Linux
17 216 (16.65%) Juniper
18 214 (16.50%) CCNA
19 213 (16.42%) MS Office
20 212 (16.35%) Citrix
21 196 (15.11%) Windows Server 2003
22 190 (14.65%) VoIP
23 185 (14.26%) Windows 7
24 184 (14.19%) Windows Server 2012
25 182 (14.03%) SAN
26 180 (13.88%) Cisco ASA
27 178 (13.72%) SQL
27 178 (13.72%) Wireless

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 294 (22.67%) MS Exchange
2 134 (10.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 92 (7.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 78 (6.01%) IIS
5 63 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 62 (4.78%) Lync
7 59 (4.55%) SharePoint
8 29 (2.24%) Apache
9 28 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2003
10 21 (1.62%) CMS
11 16 (1.23%) Tomcat
12 13 (1.00%) WebSphere
13 11 (0.85%) Moodle
14 9 (0.69%) WebLogic
15 8 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
16 7 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
17 6 (0.46%) GlassFish
18 4 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 4 (0.31%) nginx
18 4 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 306 (23.59%) MS Excel
2 213 (16.42%) MS Office
3 20 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.69%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.46%) MS Project
6 1 (0.077%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (0.62%) SalesLogix
2 5 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.31%) GoldMine
4 3 (0.23%) Epicor Vantage
5 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.15%) BPCS
6 1 (0.077%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.077%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.077%) Nortel Periphonics
6 1 (0.077%) Compiere
6 1 (0.077%) assyst
6 1 (0.077%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.077%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 47 (3.62%) Office 365
2 32 (2.47%) IaaS
3 16 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (0.85%) SaaS
5 10 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (0.69%) PaaS
6 9 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1133 (87.36%) WAN
2 595 (45.88%) Firewall
3 316 (24.36%) TCP/IP
3 316 (24.36%) VPN
4 246 (18.97%) DNS
5 190 (14.65%) VoIP
6 182 (14.03%) SAN
7 180 (13.88%) Cisco ASA
8 178 (13.72%) Wireless
9 176 (13.57%) MPLS
10 164 (12.64%) Network Security
11 154 (11.87%) DHCP
12 132 (10.18%) BGP
13 125 (9.64%) VLAN
14 120 (9.25%) OSPF
15 112 (8.64%) Internet
16 98 (7.56%) Ethernet
17 93 (7.17%) Wi-Fi
18 80 (6.17%) WLAN
19 78 (6.01%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (12.41%) SQL Server
2 28 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 22 (1.70%) Crystal Reports
3 22 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
5 19 (1.46%) MySQL
6 15 (1.16%) Relational Database
7 14 (1.08%) DB2
8 8 (0.62%) Oracle Database
9 6 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.23%) CorVu
10 3 (0.23%) IDOL
11 2 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.077%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.077%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.077%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.077%) Big Data
12 1 (0.077%) Informix
12 1 (0.077%) MS Access
12 1 (0.077%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 28 (2.16%) LoadRunner
2 11 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 10 (0.77%) QuickTest Pro
4 9 (0.69%) JIRA
4 9 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (0.62%) WinRunner
6 6 (0.46%) SilkPerformer
6 6 (0.46%) AdminStudio
7 4 (0.31%) Bugzilla
7 4 (0.31%) Selenium
7 4 (0.31%) TestDirector
7 4 (0.31%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.31%) MSTest
7 4 (0.31%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.31%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.23%) Subversion
9 2 (0.15%) PVCS
9 2 (0.15%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.077%) MSI
10 1 (0.077%) Eclipse
General
1 170 (13.11%) Telecoms
2 102 (7.86%) Finance
3 30 (2.31%) Retail
4 29 (2.24%) Manufacturing
5 24 (1.85%) Marketing
6 20 (1.54%) Banking
7 18 (1.39%) Electronics
8 15 (1.16%) Military
9 14 (1.08%) French Language
10 13 (1.00%) German Language
11 11 (0.85%) Legal
12 9 (0.69%) Spanish Language
13 8 (0.62%) Advertising
14 6 (0.46%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.39%) Publishing
16 4 (0.31%) Games
16 4 (0.31%) Billing
16 4 (0.31%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.31%) Italian Language
17 3 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 262 (20.20%) Network Engineer
2 253 (19.51%) Support Engineer
3 159 (12.26%) Analyst
4 108 (8.33%) Consultant
5 83 (6.40%) Technical Engineer
6 79 (6.09%) Technical Support
7 77 (5.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 73 (5.63%) 3rd Line Support
9 68 (5.24%) Architect
10 62 (4.78%) Technical Support Engineer
11 60 (4.63%) Support Analyst
12 59 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
13 52 (4.01%) IT Support
14 46 (3.55%) Network Support
14 46 (3.55%) Administrator
15 41 (3.16%) Project Manager
16 40 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 39 (3.01%) Security Engineer
17 39 (3.01%) Service Analyst
18 38 (2.93%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (1.77%) HTML
1 23 (1.77%) .NET
1 23 (1.77%) CSS
1 23 (1.77%) Web Services
2 21 (1.62%) Ajax
3 20 (1.54%) ASP.NET
4 6 (0.46%) Application Packaging
5 5 (0.39%) WAP
6 4 (0.31%) Middleware
6 4 (0.31%) ODBC
7 3 (0.23%) XMPP
7 3 (0.23%) Regular Expression
8 2 (0.15%) CSS3
8 2 (0.15%) HTML5
8 2 (0.15%) CGI
8 2 (0.15%) X-Windows
8 2 (0.15%) LAMP
8 2 (0.15%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.15%) SOAP
9 1 (0.077%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 91 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (5.40%) Management Information System
3 39 (3.01%) Blackberry
3 39 (3.01%) Video Conferencing
4 26 (2.00%) iPhone
5 22 (1.70%) Thin Client
5 22 (1.70%) Fat Client
6 20 (1.54%) iPad
7 19 (1.46%) Computer Science
8 17 (1.31%) Mainframe
9 16 (1.23%) Client/Server
9 16 (1.23%) PKI
10 15 (1.16%) Mathematics
11 14 (1.08%) FMCG
11 14 (1.08%) Open Source
12 13 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
12 13 (1.00%) Replication
13 12 (0.93%) User Experience
14 11 (0.85%) VLE
15 10 (0.77%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 702 (54.12%) Windows
2 282 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 236 (18.20%) Linux
4 196 (15.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 185 (14.26%) Windows 7
6 184 (14.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 100 (7.71%) UNIX
8 77 (5.94%) Windows 8
9 75 (5.78%) Windows XP
10 46 (3.55%) Solaris
11 35 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 27 (2.08%) Windows Vista
13 18 (1.39%) Android
14 16 (1.23%) CentOS
15 15 (1.16%) AIX
16 14 (1.08%) SUSE
16 14 (1.08%) Apple iOS
17 12 (0.93%) Mac OS
17 12 (0.93%) VMS
18 8 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 343 (26.45%) ITIL
2 112 (8.64%) Service Delivery
3 108 (8.33%) Project Management
4 95 (7.32%) Change Management
5 88 (6.78%) Service Management
6 78 (6.01%) Incident Management
7 72 (5.55%) PRINCE2
8 70 (5.40%) Network Design
9 63 (4.86%) Disaster Recovery
10 62 (4.78%) Kalman Filter
11 60 (4.63%) Migration
12 54 (4.16%) Network Monitoring
13 49 (3.78%) Line Management
14 43 (3.32%) Penetration Testing
14 43 (3.32%) Load Balancing
15 40 (3.08%) Network Management
16 38 (2.93%) Agile Software Development
17 37 (2.85%) Mentoring
18 34 (2.62%) CRM
19 32 (2.47%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 178 (13.72%) SQL
2 34 (2.62%) C
3 31 (2.39%) Java
4 29 (2.24%) T-SQL
5 26 (2.00%) Perl
6 19 (1.46%) PHP
7 18 (1.39%) PowerShell
8 15 (1.16%) Python
9 10 (0.77%) C++
10 9 (0.69%) Bash Shell
11 8 (0.62%) VBScript
12 7 (0.54%) C#
13 5 (0.39%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.31%) Ruby
15 3 (0.23%) Embedded C
15 3 (0.23%) Embedded C++
15 3 (0.23%) JavaScript
16 2 (0.15%) VB
16 2 (0.15%) Golang
Qualifications
1 408 (31.46%) Cisco Certification
2 276 (21.28%) CCNP
3 214 (16.50%) CCNA
4 143 (11.03%) Security Cleared
5 134 (10.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 117 (9.02%) SC Cleared
7 104 (8.02%) Degree
8 92 (7.09%) MCSE
9 57 (4.39%) MCP
10 56 (4.32%) CCIE
11 52 (4.01%) ITIL Certification
12 50 (3.86%) MCITP
13 43 (3.32%) CCDA
14 40 (3.08%) CCDP
14 40 (3.08%) DV Cleared
15 39 (3.01%) JNCIS
16 34 (2.62%) CISSP
17 33 (2.54%) MCSA
17 33 (2.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 33 (2.54%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (10.56%) SLA
2 30 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (2.16%) PCI DSS
4 23 (1.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 19 (1.46%) COBIT
6 14 (1.08%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.39%) QA
8 2 (0.15%) HL7
8 2 (0.15%) DICOM
8 2 (0.15%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.077%) BS25999
System Software
1 366 (28.22%) Active Directory
2 282 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 127 (9.79%) Hyper-V
4 93 (7.17%) XenApp
5 63 (4.86%) vSphere
6 45 (3.47%) VMware ESX
7 41 (3.16%) XenDesktop
8 36 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
9 25 (1.93%) Terminal Services
10 23 (1.77%) VMware Server
11 16 (1.23%) Firmware
12 14 (1.08%) Terminal Server
12 14 (1.08%) Snort
13 12 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 8 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 8 (0.62%) XenServer
15 7 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
15 7 (0.54%) UAG
15 7 (0.54%) Nmap
15 7 (0.54%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 51 (3.93%) SCCM
2 44 (3.39%) Backup Exec
3 34 (2.62%) Norton AntiVirus
4 32 (2.47%) SCOM
5 24 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
6 20 (1.54%) Nagios
7 19 (1.46%) CiscoWorks
8 17 (1.31%) WSUS
9 15 (1.16%) Puppet
10 14 (1.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 14 (1.08%) Cisco Prime
11 12 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
12 9 (0.69%) Cisco LMS
12 9 (0.69%) Opsview
12 9 (0.69%) SCDPM
13 8 (0.62%) NetBackup
14 6 (0.46%) AppManager
14 6 (0.46%) Cacti
14 6 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
15 5 (0.39%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 630 (48.57%) Cisco
2 446 (34.39%) Microsoft
3 438 (33.77%) VMware
4 216 (16.65%) Juniper
5 212 (16.35%) Citrix
6 177 (13.65%) HP
7 162 (12.49%) CheckPoint
8 113 (8.71%) F5
9 92 (7.09%) Oracle
10 74 (5.71%) Symantec
11 62 (4.78%) Red Hat
12 47 (3.62%) Avaya
13 43 (3.32%) SolarWinds
14 41 (3.16%) Aruba
14 41 (3.16%) McAfee
14 41 (3.16%) Websense
14 41 (3.16%) SonicWALL
15 40 (3.08%) Dell
16 39 (3.01%) NetApp
16 39 (3.01%) Blue Coat
Ringwood, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Secure Virtual
Salary: Package (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Secure Virtual
Salary: Package (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Chatham, Kent
JNC Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent career development
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Caterham, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus, 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone Group
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum, Benefits Depending on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Imperative People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car & Pack
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £23500.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago