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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 72 91 106
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +15
Permanent jobs citing LAN 771 692 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.00% 3.31% 2.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.29% 14.94% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 692 565 457
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
3997 4631 4230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.74% 22.18% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3387 3555 3320
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £25,000
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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(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 +41 287 £48,000 +12.94% 23
Surrey +2 193 £45,000 +26.76% 26
Hampshire -20 111 £43,750 +2.94% 21
West Sussex +18 56 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Buckinghamshire +7 44 £37,000 -4.51% 7
Kent +18 37 £51,000 +7.36% 4
East Sussex -6 21 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Oxfordshire -2 10 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Middlesex -1 6 £50,000 +2.56%
Sussex 0 1 - - 1
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1273 (85.09%) WAN
2 798 (53.34%) Cisco
3 788 (52.67%) Firewall
4 637 (42.58%) Windows
5 561 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
6 556 (37.17%) VMware
7 514 (34.36%) Microsoft
8 484 (32.35%) Active Directory
9 432 (28.88%) Windows Server
10 397 (26.54%) Data Centre
11 356 (23.80%) MS Exchange
12 351 (23.46%) CCNP
13 335 (22.39%) VPN
14 319 (21.32%) DNS
15 312 (20.86%) ITIL
16 298 (19.92%) TCP/IP
17 297 (19.85%) Windows Server 2012
18 293 (19.59%) VMware Infrastructure
19 275 (18.38%) CCNA
20 264 (17.65%) Linux
21 252 (16.84%) MS Excel
22 249 (16.64%) Windows Server 2008
23 246 (16.44%) Telecoms
24 222 (14.84%) DHCP
25 220 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
26 218 (14.57%) Exchange Server 2010
27 210 (14.04%) MPLS
28 201 (13.44%) VoIP
29 196 (13.10%) Wireless
30 195 (13.03%) CheckPoint

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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
1 356 (23.80%) MS Exchange
2 218 (14.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 158 (10.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 91 (6.08%) Skype for Business
5 67 (4.48%) IIS
6 42 (2.81%) SharePoint
7 39 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2007
8 32 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2003
9 24 (1.60%) Apache
10 13 (0.87%) OpenStack
11 12 (0.80%) NetWeaver
12 11 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 10 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
14 8 (0.53%) JBoss
14 8 (0.53%) WebLogic
15 7 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
16 5 (0.33%) nginx
17 3 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
18 2 (0.13%) MQSeries
18 2 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 252 (16.84%) MS Excel
2 124 (8.29%) MS Office
3 29 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.20%) Infor M3
6 2 (0.13%) Adaptiv
7 1 (0.067%) Infor CRM
7 1 (0.067%) SAP CCM
7 1 (0.067%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 74 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 71 (4.75%) Office 365
3 58 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
4 42 (2.81%) SaaS
5 33 (2.21%) IaaS
6 27 (1.80%) PaaS
7 13 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (0.80%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.20%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.067%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.067%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1273 (85.09%) WAN
2 788 (52.67%) Firewall
3 335 (22.39%) VPN
4 319 (21.32%) DNS
5 298 (19.92%) TCP/IP
6 222 (14.84%) DHCP
7 210 (14.04%) MPLS
8 201 (13.44%) VoIP
9 196 (13.10%) Wireless
10 194 (12.97%) SAN
11 155 (10.36%) VLAN
12 150 (10.03%) Internet
13 147 (9.83%) Cisco ASA
14 137 (9.16%) Network Security
15 126 (8.42%) BGP
16 112 (7.49%) Wi-Fi
17 103 (6.89%) OSPF
18 91 (6.08%) Ethernet
19 89 (5.95%) WLAN
20 88 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (11.16%) SQL Server
2 48 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
3 44 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (1.34%) MySQL
6 17 (1.14%) DB2
6 17 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (1.00%) NoSQL
8 14 (0.94%) Oracle Database
9 11 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (0.53%) Relational Database
11 7 (0.47%) RDBMS
11 7 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (0.40%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.27%) GIS
13 4 (0.27%) Informix
13 4 (0.27%) InterSystems Cache
13 4 (0.27%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.27%) SAP HANA
14 3 (0.20%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 9 (0.60%) JIRA
2 5 (0.33%) Subversion
3 4 (0.27%) ERwin
4 3 (0.20%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.20%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.20%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.13%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.067%) MSI
6 1 (0.067%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 246 (16.44%) Telecoms
2 191 (12.77%) Finance
3 32 (2.14%) Marketing
4 28 (1.87%) Manufacturing
5 25 (1.67%) Electronics
6 19 (1.27%) Legal
7 17 (1.14%) Advertising
8 16 (1.07%) Back Office
8 16 (1.07%) Retail
9 15 (1.00%) Military
10 11 (0.74%) Banking
10 11 (0.74%) Billing
10 11 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (0.67%) Publishing
12 6 (0.40%) Local Government
13 5 (0.33%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.33%) Brand Awareness
13 5 (0.33%) Russian Language
14 4 (0.27%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 303 (20.25%) Network Engineer
2 183 (12.23%) Support Engineer
3 175 (11.70%) Architect
4 142 (9.49%) Analyst
5 115 (7.69%) Administrator
6 112 (7.49%) Cisco Engineer
7 108 (7.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 94 (6.28%) Consultant
9 93 (6.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 80 (5.35%) IT Engineer
10 80 (5.35%) Solutions Architect
11 76 (5.08%) IT Support
12 74 (4.95%) Systems Engineer
13 72 (4.81%) Senior Network Engineer
14 69 (4.61%) VMware Engineer
15 68 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
15 68 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
16 66 (4.41%) Technical Support
17 54 (3.61%) 3rd Line Support
18 53 (3.54%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (4.88%) Middleware
2 31 (2.07%) 802.1X
3 29 (1.94%) .NET
4 26 (1.74%) Web Services
5 16 (1.07%) REST
5 16 (1.07%) XML
6 13 (0.87%) CSS
7 12 (0.80%) J2EE
7 12 (0.80%) SAP Basis
7 12 (0.80%) SOAP
8 8 (0.53%) HTML
9 7 (0.47%) JSON
9 7 (0.47%) ZeroMQ
10 6 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (0.40%) XMPP
11 4 (0.27%) ASP.NET
11 4 (0.27%) LAMP
11 4 (0.27%) Regular Expression
11 4 (0.27%) RFC 2833
11 4 (0.27%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 397 (26.54%) Data Centre
2 98 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (4.61%) Management Information System
4 41 (2.74%) Clustering
5 38 (2.54%) Driving Licence
6 32 (2.14%) Computer Science
7 30 (2.01%) EqualLogic
8 28 (1.87%) Replication
9 27 (1.80%) Fat Client
9 27 (1.80%) Thin Client
10 23 (1.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 23 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
11 20 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
12 17 (1.14%) PKI
13 16 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
13 16 (1.07%) Private Cloud
14 15 (1.00%) Blackberry
15 14 (0.94%) IVR
16 13 (0.87%) Data Integration
17 11 (0.74%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 637 (42.58%) Windows
2 432 (28.88%) Windows Server
3 297 (19.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 264 (17.65%) Linux
5 249 (16.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 123 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 107 (7.15%) Windows 7
8 86 (5.75%) Unix
9 51 (3.41%) Windows XP
10 32 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 29 (1.94%) Windows 8
12 26 (1.74%) CentOS
13 18 (1.20%) Android
14 13 (0.87%) Solaris
15 11 (0.74%) Ubuntu
16 10 (0.67%) SUSE
17 9 (0.60%) Windows 10
18 8 (0.53%) Windows 2000
18 8 (0.53%) Windows Vista
19 5 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (20.86%) ITIL
2 152 (10.16%) Presales
3 142 (9.49%) Migration
4 116 (7.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 114 (7.62%) Project Management
6 109 (7.29%) Load Balancing
7 84 (5.61%) Network Design
8 82 (5.48%) Service Management
9 78 (5.21%) Service Delivery
10 69 (4.61%) Network Monitoring
11 60 (4.01%) Information Security
12 56 (3.74%) Change Management
13 53 (3.54%) Change Control
14 50 (3.34%) Coaching
15 49 (3.28%) Capacity Planning
16 46 (3.07%) Incident Management
17 45 (3.01%) PRINCE2
18 42 (2.81%) High Availability
18 42 (2.81%) Kalman Filter
18 42 (2.81%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 192 (12.83%) SQL
2 56 (3.74%) PowerShell
3 39 (2.61%) Perl
4 33 (2.21%) Python
5 31 (2.07%) Ruby
6 30 (2.01%) Java
7 25 (1.67%) C
7 25 (1.67%) C#
8 23 (1.54%) C++
9 16 (1.07%) Bash Shell
10 12 (0.80%) PHP
11 10 (0.67%) Shell Script
11 10 (0.67%) Tcl
12 9 (0.60%) JavaScript
13 5 (0.33%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.13%) VBScript
15 1 (0.067%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 561 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 351 (23.46%) CCNP
3 275 (18.38%) CCNA
4 220 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 144 (9.63%) MCSE
6 127 (8.49%) Security Cleared
7 124 (8.29%) Degree
8 109 (7.29%) MCSA
9 87 (5.82%) SC Cleared
10 85 (5.68%) CCIE
11 82 (5.48%) MCITP
12 77 (5.15%) MCP
13 48 (3.21%) CCVP
14 44 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 35 (2.34%) CCNP Voice
16 34 (2.27%) CCDP
17 32 (2.14%) CISSP
18 31 (2.07%) MCTS
19 24 (1.60%) A+ Certification
20 22 (1.47%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (9.29%) SLA
2 35 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (1.07%) PCI DSS
4 15 (1.00%) COBIT
4 15 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (0.94%) QA
6 6 (0.40%) COSO
7 4 (0.27%) DICOM
8 3 (0.20%) PA-DSS
9 2 (0.13%) HL7
9 2 (0.13%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.067%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 484 (32.35%) Active Directory
2 293 (19.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 160 (10.70%) Hyper-V
4 101 (6.75%) VMware ESXi
5 85 (5.68%) vSphere
6 74 (4.95%) XenApp
7 73 (4.88%) VMware ESX
8 27 (1.80%) VMware Server
9 18 (1.20%) XenDesktop
10 10 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
11 8 (0.53%) Firmware
11 8 (0.53%) iptables
11 8 (0.53%) KVM
12 7 (0.47%) Terminal Services
13 6 (0.40%) ISA Server
14 4 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
15 3 (0.20%) DFS Replication
15 3 (0.20%) UAG
16 2 (0.13%) Terminal Server
16 2 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 108 (7.22%) SCCM
2 69 (4.61%) SCOM
3 57 (3.81%) Backup Exec
4 51 (3.41%) CiscoWorks
5 45 (3.01%) Puppet
6 38 (2.54%) Cisco CUCM
7 36 (2.41%) Cisco LMS
8 34 (2.27%) WSUS
9 32 (2.14%) Cisco UCCX
10 22 (1.47%) SCVMM
10 22 (1.47%) Windows Intune
11 16 (1.07%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 12 (0.80%) Cacti
12 12 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 11 (0.74%) Nmap
13 11 (0.74%) SCOrch
14 10 (0.67%) CA Spectrum
14 10 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
15 9 (0.60%) Nagios
15 9 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 798 (53.34%) Cisco
2 556 (37.17%) VMware
3 514 (34.36%) Microsoft
4 195 (13.03%) CheckPoint
5 184 (12.30%) Juniper
6 165 (11.03%) Citrix
7 131 (8.76%) F5
8 114 (7.62%) HP
9 89 (5.95%) Oracle
10 84 (5.61%) Avaya
11 79 (5.28%) Palo Alto
12 60 (4.01%) Dell
13 59 (3.94%) Symantec
14 53 (3.54%) Fortinet
15 47 (3.14%) Red Hat
16 41 (2.74%) Riverbed
17 31 (2.07%) Forcepoint
17 31 (2.07%) SAP
17 31 (2.07%) SolarWinds
18 29 (1.94%) IBM
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 2 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits - see advert
Posted: 2 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £63,000 per annum bonus up to 10% + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary & Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary & Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 45,000 - 60,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £50,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 23 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + commission + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + £5000 Car Allowance + £3000 on Call
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Golfbreaks.com
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £37,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus car allowance, bonus and bens
Posted: 4 days ago