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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 55 93 80
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -13
Permanent jobs citing LAN 934 669 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.49% 2.92% 3.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.73% 13.77% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 761 571 591
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
4506 4859 5249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.66% 21.17% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3432 3824 4231
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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
Surrey +71 287 £40,000 -11.11% 35
Hampshire +15 215 £38,750 -22.50% 24
Berkshire +37 188 £41,250 -8.33% 16
Buckinghamshire +45 81 £47,500 +33.80% 19
West Sussex +11 77 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Oxfordshire +21 31 £50,000 +51.51% 3
Kent -39 27 £47,500 +11.76% 4
East Sussex +12 22 £42,500 - 4
Middlesex -1 8 £31,500 -42.72%
Isle of Wight - 2 £72,500 -
Sussex - 1 £39,500 -
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 1443 (87.24%) WAN
2 895 (54.11%) Cisco
3 789 (47.70%) Firewall
4 708 (42.81%) Windows
5 610 (36.88%) Cisco Certification
6 543 (32.83%) Microsoft
7 485 (29.32%) VMware
8 474 (28.66%) ITIL
9 457 (27.63%) TCP/IP
10 436 (26.36%) Active Directory
11 393 (23.76%) CCNP
12 381 (23.04%) VPN
13 370 (22.37%) VMware Infrastructure
14 340 (20.56%) Data Centre
15 335 (20.25%) MS Exchange
16 331 (20.01%) DNS
17 316 (19.11%) MS Excel
18 304 (18.38%) VoIP
19 298 (18.02%) CCNA
20 285 (17.23%) Windows Server 2008
21 284 (17.17%) Wireless
22 272 (16.44%) Cisco ASA
23 269 (16.26%) DHCP
24 266 (16.08%) Citrix
25 265 (16.02%) MPLS
26 247 (14.93%) Juniper
26 247 (14.93%) CheckPoint
27 244 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
28 242 (14.63%) Linux
29 232 (14.03%) SAN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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
1 335 (20.25%) MS Exchange
2 176 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 143 (8.65%) Lync
4 96 (5.80%) IIS
5 72 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 64 (3.87%) SharePoint
7 41 (2.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 29 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
9 21 (1.27%) Apache
10 10 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (0.54%) CMS
11 9 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (0.42%) SAS
13 6 (0.36%) JBoss
13 6 (0.36%) Moodle
14 5 (0.30%) IBM Notes
14 5 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.24%) Confluence
16 3 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
16 3 (0.18%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 316 (19.11%) MS Excel
2 212 (12.82%) MS Office
3 48 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.54%) MS Project
6 7 (0.42%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.24%) SOLIDWORKS
7 4 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.24%) Epicor Vantage
3 2 (0.12%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (0.12%) Nortel Periphonics
3 2 (0.12%) MFGPRO
4 1 (0.060%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.060%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.060%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 70 (4.23%) IaaS
2 50 (3.02%) Cloud Computing
3 32 (1.93%) Office 365
4 30 (1.81%) SaaS
5 28 (1.69%) PaaS
6 15 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.060%) Nimbula
8 1 (0.060%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1443 (87.24%) WAN
2 789 (47.70%) Firewall
3 457 (27.63%) TCP/IP
4 381 (23.04%) VPN
5 331 (20.01%) DNS
6 304 (18.38%) VoIP
7 284 (17.17%) Wireless
8 272 (16.44%) Cisco ASA
9 269 (16.26%) DHCP
10 265 (16.02%) MPLS
11 232 (14.03%) SAN
12 213 (12.88%) BGP
13 175 (10.58%) OSPF
14 168 (10.16%) VLAN
15 155 (9.37%) EIGRP
16 140 (8.46%) Network Security
17 138 (8.34%) Internet
18 128 (7.74%) Cisco Nexus
19 117 (7.07%) Wi-Fi
20 92 (5.56%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (9.67%) SQL Server
2 33 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (1.21%) DB2
5 17 (1.03%) MySQL
6 15 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
7 14 (0.85%) Relational Database
8 10 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
9 9 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (0.54%) Oracle Database
10 7 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (0.24%) MS Access
12 4 (0.24%) CorVu
12 4 (0.24%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.18%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.12%) MongoDB
14 2 (0.12%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 25 (1.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 11 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.36%) JIRA
4 4 (0.24%) Subversion
4 4 (0.24%) LoadRunner
4 4 (0.24%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.18%) Hudson
5 3 (0.18%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.18%) MSI
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.12%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.060%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.060%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.060%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.060%) Trac
7 1 (0.060%) Gerrit
General
1 176 (10.64%) Telecoms
2 134 (8.10%) Finance
3 46 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 43 (2.60%) Electronics
5 34 (2.06%) Retail
6 28 (1.69%) Marketing
7 24 (1.45%) Banking
8 17 (1.03%) Advertising
9 13 (0.79%) Legal
9 13 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (0.73%) Back Office
11 9 (0.54%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.42%) Games
12 7 (0.42%) German Language
13 4 (0.24%) French Language
13 4 (0.24%) Military
13 4 (0.24%) Law
13 4 (0.24%) Publishing
14 3 (0.18%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 443 (26.78%) Network Engineer
2 233 (14.09%) Support Engineer
3 192 (11.61%) Analyst
4 147 (8.89%) Senior Network Engineer
5 129 (7.80%) Architect
6 121 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 89 (5.38%) Consultant
8 70 (4.23%) Support Analyst
9 67 (4.05%) Technical Engineer
10 59 (3.57%) Technical Support
10 59 (3.57%) Project Manager
11 56 (3.39%) Service Analyst
11 56 (3.39%) 2nd Line Support
11 56 (3.39%) Service Desk Analyst
12 55 (3.33%) Network Support
13 53 (3.20%) IT Support
14 51 (3.08%) Network Architect
15 50 (3.02%) Technical Support Engineer
16 48 (2.90%) Administrator
17 47 (2.84%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (2.60%) Web Services
2 34 (2.06%) .NET
3 30 (1.81%) CSS
4 27 (1.63%) HTML
5 17 (1.03%) Ajax
6 12 (0.73%) JTAPI
6 12 (0.73%) TAPI
7 10 (0.60%) ASP.NET
8 8 (0.48%) XML
8 8 (0.48%) LAMP
9 7 (0.42%) CCXML
9 7 (0.42%) VXML
10 5 (0.30%) WAP
10 5 (0.30%) HTML5
10 5 (0.30%) CSS3
11 4 (0.24%) XMPP
11 4 (0.24%) ODBC
12 3 (0.18%) J2EE
12 3 (0.18%) Application Packaging
13 2 (0.12%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 340 (20.56%) Data Centre
2 101 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (4.11%) Management Information System
4 58 (3.51%) Blackberry
5 47 (2.84%) Video Conferencing
6 45 (2.72%) Computer Science
7 39 (2.36%) Clustering
8 35 (2.12%) PKI
9 30 (1.81%) BYOD
10 26 (1.57%) Replication
11 24 (1.45%) Statistics
11 24 (1.45%) iSeries
12 17 (1.03%) iPhone
12 17 (1.03%) IVR
12 17 (1.03%) Client/Server
13 16 (0.97%) e-Health
13 16 (0.97%) EqualLogic
13 16 (0.97%) iPad
14 15 (0.91%) Enterprise Storage
14 15 (0.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 708 (42.81%) Windows
2 285 (17.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 244 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 242 (14.63%) Linux
5 181 (10.94%) Windows 7
6 144 (8.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 109 (6.59%) UNIX
8 54 (3.26%) Windows XP
9 50 (3.02%) Windows 8
10 27 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 20 (1.21%) VMS
12 19 (1.15%) Android
13 15 (0.91%) Solaris
14 14 (0.85%) Ubuntu
15 13 (0.79%) Debian
16 12 (0.73%) AIX
17 11 (0.67%) CentOS
17 11 (0.67%) Apple iOS
18 9 (0.54%) Mac OS X
19 8 (0.48%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 474 (28.66%) ITIL
2 141 (8.52%) Load Balancing
3 130 (7.86%) Service Delivery
4 127 (7.68%) Project Management
5 124 (7.50%) Service Management
6 116 (7.01%) Incident Management
7 113 (6.83%) Migration
8 108 (6.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 102 (6.17%) Network Monitoring
10 95 (5.74%) PRINCE2
11 94 (5.68%) Network Design
12 71 (4.29%) Change Management
13 70 (4.23%) Penetration Testing
14 64 (3.87%) Mentoring
15 62 (3.75%) Business Continuity
16 60 (3.63%) Information Security
17 58 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
17 58 (3.51%) Network Management
18 54 (3.26%) Capacity Management
19 52 (3.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 195 (11.79%) SQL
2 36 (2.18%) Java
3 31 (1.87%) PowerShell
4 29 (1.75%) C
5 28 (1.69%) Perl
6 18 (1.09%) Python
7 15 (0.91%) JavaScript
8 14 (0.85%) PHP
8 14 (0.85%) Bash Shell
9 12 (0.73%) T-SQL
10 8 (0.48%) Shell Script
11 7 (0.42%) C++
12 5 (0.30%) Go
12 5 (0.30%) VBScript
13 4 (0.24%) Ada
14 3 (0.18%) Ruby
14 3 (0.18%) VB
14 3 (0.18%) C#
15 2 (0.12%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.060%) Korn
Qualifications
1 610 (36.88%) Cisco Certification
2 393 (23.76%) CCNP
3 298 (18.02%) CCNA
4 202 (12.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 191 (11.55%) Security Cleared
6 178 (10.76%) Degree
7 132 (7.98%) SC Cleared
8 130 (7.86%) MCSE
9 115 (6.95%) CCIE
10 92 (5.56%) MCP
11 73 (4.41%) MCITP
12 72 (4.35%) DV Cleared
13 54 (3.26%) CISSP
14 53 (3.20%) ITIL Certification
15 50 (3.02%) MCTS
16 42 (2.54%) CCDP
17 39 (2.36%) MCSA
18 38 (2.30%) A+ Certification
18 38 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 27 (1.63%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 193 (11.67%) SLA
2 45 (2.72%) PCI DSS
3 29 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 17 (1.03%) QA
6 15 (0.91%) COBIT
7 13 (0.79%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.30%) PMBOK
9 4 (0.24%) HL7
9 4 (0.24%) DICOM
10 1 (0.060%) BS25999
System Software
1 436 (26.36%) Active Directory
2 370 (22.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 150 (9.07%) Hyper-V
4 138 (8.34%) XenApp
5 85 (5.14%) vSphere
6 75 (4.53%) XenDesktop
7 57 (3.45%) VMware ESX
8 49 (2.96%) VMware ESXi
9 32 (1.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 28 (1.69%) Terminal Server
11 18 (1.09%) XenServer
12 15 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
13 10 (0.60%) Firmware
14 8 (0.48%) Snort
15 7 (0.42%) Terminal Services
15 7 (0.42%) Samba
16 5 (0.30%) ISA Server
17 4 (0.24%) Xen
17 4 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 4 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 94 (5.68%) SCCM
2 58 (3.51%) WSUS
3 45 (2.72%) SCOM
4 44 (2.66%) Cisco Prime
5 31 (1.87%) Backup Exec
6 28 (1.69%) Cisco LMS
7 27 (1.63%) Nagios
8 25 (1.51%) Opsview
9 24 (1.45%) CiscoWorks
10 18 (1.09%) ARCserve
10 18 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
10 18 (1.09%) FortiGate
11 16 (0.97%) Puppet
11 16 (0.97%) CA Spectrum
12 15 (0.91%) SCSM
13 11 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
14 10 (0.60%) Cisco IPCC
15 8 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
15 8 (0.48%) SolarWinds Orion
16 7 (0.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 895 (54.11%) Cisco
2 543 (32.83%) Microsoft
3 485 (29.32%) VMware
4 266 (16.08%) Citrix
5 247 (14.93%) Juniper
5 247 (14.93%) CheckPoint
6 229 (13.85%) HP
7 186 (11.25%) F5
8 91 (5.50%) Avaya
9 74 (4.47%) Oracle
10 62 (3.75%) 3PAR
10 62 (3.75%) SolarWinds
11 61 (3.69%) Fortinet
12 51 (3.08%) NetApp
13 47 (2.84%) Brocade
14 44 (2.66%) Symantec
14 44 (2.66%) Aruba
15 43 (2.60%) Dell
16 41 (2.48%) Aerohive Networks
17 38 (2.30%) Blue Coat
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 5 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35k+
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Stott and May
Salary: £65k-£70k + 20% bonus + car
Posted: 10 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Absolute Solution
Posted: 17 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: bonus & benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Autotask
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £26,000 to £34,000 per annum £26 - 30k plus £4-5,000 on call allo
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent salary + 20% variable + ex
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent salary + up to 20% variabl
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday