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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 62 88 83
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 878 714 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.10% 3.02% 3.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.68% 14.54% 14.37%
Number of salaries quoted 708 615 620
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
4699 4910 5400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.92% 20.75% 23.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3546 3825 4308
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +69 253 £37,500 -16.66% 18
Hampshire +4 197 £45,000 +6.50% 30
Berkshire +37 182 £44,000 -2.22% 29
West Sussex -2 71 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Buckinghamshire +19 69 £47,500 +18.75% 12
East Sussex +11 37 £42,500 - 9
Oxfordshire +19 36 £42,500 +29.77% 6
Kent -26 36 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Middlesex -1 5 £34,000 -8.10%
Isle of Wight - 2 £72,500 -
Sussex +3 1 £39,500 -
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1363 (87.09%) WAN
2 805 (51.44%) Cisco
3 720 (46.01%) Firewall
4 695 (44.41%) Windows
5 579 (37.00%) Cisco Certification
6 506 (32.33%) Microsoft
7 460 (29.39%) TCP/IP
8 459 (29.33%) VMware
9 455 (29.07%) ITIL
10 421 (26.90%) Active Directory
11 390 (24.92%) CCNP
12 363 (23.19%) VPN
13 353 (22.56%) VMware Infrastructure
14 331 (21.15%) DNS
15 329 (21.02%) MS Exchange
16 305 (19.49%) MS Excel
17 283 (18.08%) CCNA
18 281 (17.96%) Windows Server 2008
19 274 (17.51%) Wireless
20 268 (17.12%) VoIP
21 265 (16.93%) MPLS
22 263 (16.81%) Cisco ASA
23 261 (16.68%) DHCP
24 242 (15.46%) Citrix
25 234 (14.95%) CheckPoint
26 232 (14.82%) Juniper
27 226 (14.44%) HP
28 225 (14.38%) Linux
29 216 (13.80%) SAN
29 216 (13.80%) Windows Server 2012

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 329 (21.02%) MS Exchange
2 161 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 145 (9.27%) Lync
4 81 (5.18%) IIS
5 76 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 73 (4.66%) SharePoint
7 39 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2007
8 30 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 17 (1.09%) CMS
10 15 (0.96%) Apache
11 13 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
12 10 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (0.51%) Moodle
14 5 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.26%) Confluence
16 3 (0.19%) nginx
16 3 (0.19%) Tomcat
16 3 (0.19%) JBoss
16 3 (0.19%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 305 (19.49%) MS Excel
2 212 (13.55%) MS Office
3 44 (2.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.58%) MS Project
6 7 (0.45%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.064%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.19%) Epicor Vantage
4 2 (0.13%) BPCS
4 2 (0.13%) Nortel Periphonics
4 2 (0.13%) Infor CRM
4 2 (0.13%) MFGPRO
4 2 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.13%) GoldMine
4 2 (0.13%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.064%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.064%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 70 (4.47%) IaaS
2 46 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
3 43 (2.75%) Office 365
4 29 (1.85%) SaaS
5 28 (1.79%) PaaS
6 4 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.13%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1363 (87.09%) WAN
2 720 (46.01%) Firewall
3 460 (29.39%) TCP/IP
4 363 (23.19%) VPN
5 331 (21.15%) DNS
6 274 (17.51%) Wireless
7 268 (17.12%) VoIP
8 265 (16.93%) MPLS
9 263 (16.81%) Cisco ASA
10 261 (16.68%) DHCP
11 216 (13.80%) SAN
12 204 (13.04%) BGP
13 170 (10.86%) OSPF
14 154 (9.84%) VLAN
15 148 (9.46%) Network Security
16 142 (9.07%) EIGRP
17 111 (7.09%) Wi-Fi
18 109 (6.96%) Cisco Nexus
19 104 (6.65%) Internet
20 103 (6.58%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (8.88%) SQL Server
2 24 (1.53%) DB2
3 19 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
4 17 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
5 16 (1.02%) Relational Database
6 13 (0.83%) Oracle Database
6 13 (0.83%) MySQL
7 12 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
7 12 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.26%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.26%) MS Access
11 4 (0.26%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.19%) CorVu
12 3 (0.19%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.13%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (1.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 13 (0.83%) LoadRunner
2 13 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (0.70%) JIRA
4 5 (0.32%) Subversion
5 4 (0.26%) Selenium
5 4 (0.26%) MSTest
5 4 (0.26%) MSI
5 4 (0.26%) Bugzilla
5 4 (0.26%) WinRunner
5 4 (0.26%) TestDirector
5 4 (0.26%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (0.26%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.19%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.19%) Hudson
6 3 (0.19%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.13%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.13%) ClearQuest
General
1 151 (9.65%) Telecoms
2 118 (7.54%) Finance
3 41 (2.62%) Manufacturing
4 32 (2.04%) Electronics
5 28 (1.79%) Retail
6 23 (1.47%) Marketing
7 22 (1.41%) Banking
8 19 (1.21%) Advertising
9 11 (0.70%) Military
10 10 (0.64%) Legal
10 10 (0.64%) Aerospace
11 9 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.51%) Games
13 7 (0.45%) Back Office
14 5 (0.32%) German Language
15 4 (0.26%) Law
16 3 (0.19%) Publishing
16 3 (0.19%) Local Government
17 2 (0.13%) Spanish Language
17 2 (0.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 425 (27.16%) Network Engineer
2 236 (15.08%) Support Engineer
3 200 (12.78%) Analyst
4 129 (8.24%) Senior Network Engineer
5 105 (6.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 92 (5.88%) Consultant
7 91 (5.81%) Architect
8 78 (4.98%) Support Analyst
9 61 (3.90%) Network Support
10 58 (3.71%) Service Desk Analyst
10 58 (3.71%) Service Analyst
11 57 (3.64%) Technical Support
12 56 (3.58%) 3rd Line Support
13 55 (3.51%) Technical Engineer
14 51 (3.26%) Network Support Engineer
14 51 (3.26%) Project Manager
15 48 (3.07%) 2nd Line Support
16 46 (2.94%) Technical Support Engineer
16 46 (2.94%) IT Support
17 42 (2.68%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (2.17%) .NET
2 32 (2.04%) CSS
3 29 (1.85%) HTML
4 24 (1.53%) Web Services
5 21 (1.34%) Ajax
6 18 (1.15%) ASP.NET
7 8 (0.51%) LAMP
8 6 (0.38%) WAP
9 5 (0.32%) XML
9 5 (0.32%) HTML5
9 5 (0.32%) CSS3
10 4 (0.26%) TAPI
10 4 (0.26%) JTAPI
10 4 (0.26%) XMPP
11 3 (0.19%) X-Windows
12 2 (0.13%) CCXML
12 2 (0.13%) RabbitMQ
12 2 (0.13%) Application Packaging
12 2 (0.13%) SAP Basis
12 2 (0.13%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 109 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (4.73%) Management Information System
3 58 (3.71%) Blackberry
4 45 (2.88%) Computer Science
4 45 (2.88%) Video Conferencing
5 36 (2.30%) Open Source
6 34 (2.17%) PKI
7 31 (1.98%) Clustering
8 27 (1.73%) BYOD
9 23 (1.47%) iSeries
9 23 (1.47%) Statistics
10 22 (1.41%) Replication
11 18 (1.15%) FMCG
12 15 (0.96%) iPhone
13 14 (0.89%) Mathematics
13 14 (0.89%) Client/Server
14 13 (0.83%) iPad
15 12 (0.77%) Thin Client
15 12 (0.77%) e-Health
15 12 (0.77%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 695 (44.41%) Windows
2 281 (17.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 225 (14.38%) Linux
4 216 (13.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 182 (11.63%) Windows 7
6 152 (9.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 98 (6.26%) UNIX
8 59 (3.77%) Windows 8
9 57 (3.64%) Windows XP
10 23 (1.47%) VMS
11 17 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (0.96%) Android
12 15 (0.96%) Solaris
13 13 (0.83%) CentOS
13 13 (0.83%) Apple iOS
14 11 (0.70%) Mac OS
14 11 (0.70%) Ubuntu
15 10 (0.64%) AIX
16 9 (0.58%) SUSE
16 9 (0.58%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 455 (29.07%) ITIL
2 132 (8.43%) Service Delivery
3 120 (7.67%) Incident Management
4 119 (7.60%) Project Management
5 117 (7.48%) Load Balancing
6 111 (7.09%) Service Management
7 110 (7.03%) Migration
8 109 (6.96%) Network Monitoring
9 100 (6.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 84 (5.37%) PRINCE2
11 80 (5.11%) Network Design
12 71 (4.54%) Mentoring
13 69 (4.41%) Penetration Testing
14 68 (4.35%) Change Management
15 56 (3.58%) Agile Software Development
15 56 (3.58%) Root Cause Analysis
16 55 (3.51%) Information Security
17 54 (3.45%) Business Continuity
18 53 (3.39%) Network Management
19 51 (3.26%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 181 (11.57%) SQL
2 37 (2.36%) Java
3 32 (2.04%) PowerShell
4 28 (1.79%) C
5 24 (1.53%) Perl
6 18 (1.15%) Python
7 16 (1.02%) T-SQL
8 14 (0.89%) PHP
9 11 (0.70%) Bash Shell
10 10 (0.64%) JavaScript
11 6 (0.38%) VBScript
11 6 (0.38%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.32%) Go
13 4 (0.26%) Ada
14 3 (0.19%) Ruby
14 3 (0.19%) VB
14 3 (0.19%) C#
14 3 (0.19%) C++
15 2 (0.13%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.064%) Korn
Qualifications
1 579 (37.00%) Cisco Certification
2 390 (24.92%) CCNP
3 283 (18.08%) CCNA
4 190 (12.14%) Security Cleared
5 188 (12.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 172 (10.99%) Degree
7 141 (9.01%) SC Cleared
8 126 (8.05%) MCSE
9 99 (6.33%) CCIE
10 85 (5.43%) MCP
11 70 (4.47%) DV Cleared
12 68 (4.35%) MCITP
13 64 (4.09%) ITIL Certification
14 57 (3.64%) CISSP
15 49 (3.13%) MCTS
16 45 (2.88%) CCDP
17 43 (2.75%) A+ Certification
18 36 (2.30%) MCSA
19 33 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 32 (2.04%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (11.76%) SLA
2 32 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (1.92%) PCI DSS
4 22 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 15 (0.96%) COBIT
6 13 (0.83%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.45%) QA
8 5 (0.32%) HL7
8 5 (0.32%) DICOM
9 1 (0.064%) BS25999
System Software
1 421 (26.90%) Active Directory
2 353 (22.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 143 (9.14%) Hyper-V
4 130 (8.31%) XenApp
5 77 (4.92%) vSphere
6 67 (4.28%) XenDesktop
7 45 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
7 45 (2.88%) VMware ESX
8 36 (2.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 22 (1.41%) Terminal Server
10 19 (1.21%) XenServer
11 12 (0.77%) Terminal Services
11 12 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (0.51%) Snort
12 8 (0.51%) Firmware
13 7 (0.45%) Samba
14 6 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
14 6 (0.38%) UAG
15 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 5 (0.32%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 86 (5.50%) SCCM
2 47 (3.00%) WSUS
3 45 (2.88%) SCOM
4 44 (2.81%) Cisco Prime
5 32 (2.04%) Nagios
6 27 (1.73%) Backup Exec
6 27 (1.73%) Cisco LMS
6 27 (1.73%) Opsview
7 17 (1.09%) CiscoWorks
8 16 (1.02%) Puppet
8 16 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
9 15 (0.96%) CA Spectrum
10 12 (0.77%) SCSM
10 12 (0.77%) ARCserve
11 11 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
12 10 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
13 9 (0.58%) SolarWinds Orion
13 9 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 8 (0.51%) FortiGate
15 7 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 805 (51.44%) Cisco
2 506 (32.33%) Microsoft
3 459 (29.33%) VMware
4 242 (15.46%) Citrix
5 234 (14.95%) CheckPoint
6 232 (14.82%) Juniper
7 226 (14.44%) HP
8 174 (11.12%) F5
9 82 (5.24%) Oracle
10 79 (5.05%) Avaya
11 65 (4.15%) SolarWinds
12 59 (3.77%) 3PAR
13 50 (3.19%) Fortinet
14 49 (3.13%) Aruba
15 44 (2.81%) Brocade
15 44 (2.81%) Symantec
16 41 (2.62%) Blue Coat
16 41 (2.62%) Dell
17 40 (2.56%) Mitel
18 38 (2.43%) NetApp
Theale, Berkshire
NST Recruitment Limited
Salary: £35k + £7k shift allowance
Posted: 2 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis IT
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis IT
Posted: 2 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 8 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 19,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Stott and May
Salary: £60k-£70k + 20% bonus + car
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Berry Technical
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Damco Solutions
Salary: DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Bexhill-on-sea, Sussex
Hastings Direct
Salary: Bonus, Car Allw., Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago