The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 105 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 598 710 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.64% 3.17% 3.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.24% 13.51% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 500 585 736
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -2.59%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4885 5257 5247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.57% 23.50% 22.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3767 4161 4357
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
England

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 14 July 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 14 July 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
Hampshire +28 163 £57,500 +53.33% 20
Surrey -25 145 £42,500 +14.86% 11
Berkshire -29 122 £47,500 +23.37% 10
Kent +17 59 £42,500 +21.42% 5
West Sussex -23 53 £40,000 +4.57% 7
Buckinghamshire -29 32 £30,000 +9.09% 3
Oxfordshire -4 18 £37,500 - 5
Middlesex +4 16 £55,000 +29.41%
East Sussex -14 16 £42,500 +54.54%
Home Counties 0 1 £35,000 -41.17%
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 1097 (82.23%) WAN
2 701 (52.55%) Cisco
3 577 (43.25%) Windows
4 547 (41.00%) Cisco Certification
5 535 (40.10%) Firewall
6 445 (33.36%) Microsoft
7 333 (24.96%) Active Directory
8 306 (22.94%) CCNA
9 304 (22.79%) VMware
10 301 (22.56%) ITIL
11 269 (20.16%) CCNP
12 262 (19.64%) Telecoms
13 261 (19.57%) DNS
14 257 (19.27%) Windows Server 2008
15 245 (18.37%) TCP/IP
16 237 (17.77%) VPN
17 235 (17.62%) MS Excel
18 213 (15.97%) CheckPoint
18 213 (15.97%) MS Exchange
19 210 (15.74%) Finance
20 195 (14.62%) HP
21 189 (14.17%) DHCP
22 188 (14.09%) Degree
23 187 (14.02%) VMware Infrastructure
24 185 (13.87%) Windows Server 2003
25 180 (13.49%) SAN
26 179 (13.42%) Citrix
27 174 (13.04%) Juniper
28 169 (12.67%) VoIP
29 162 (12.14%) Wireless

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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
1 213 (15.97%) MS Exchange
2 103 (7.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 78 (5.85%) SharePoint
4 61 (4.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 59 (4.42%) IIS
6 51 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 46 (3.45%) Lync
8 30 (2.25%) WebSphere
9 27 (2.02%) NetWeaver
10 23 (1.72%) Tomcat
10 23 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
11 15 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 13 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
12 13 (0.97%) Apache
13 12 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
14 10 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
15 9 (0.67%) IBM Notes
15 9 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
16 8 (0.60%) GroupWise
17 6 (0.45%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 235 (17.62%) MS Excel
2 120 (9.00%) MS Office
3 31 (2.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.60%) FastStats
6 6 (0.45%) MS Project
7 3 (0.22%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.15%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (0.37%) Maximo
1 5 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.30%) Compiere
2 4 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.30%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.15%) Epicor Vantage
5 1 (0.075%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (0.60%) IaaS
2 6 (0.45%) Office 365
3 5 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.22%) SaaS
5 2 (0.15%) PaaS
6 1 (0.075%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1097 (82.23%) WAN
2 535 (40.10%) Firewall
3 261 (19.57%) DNS
4 245 (18.37%) TCP/IP
5 237 (17.77%) VPN
6 189 (14.17%) DHCP
7 180 (13.49%) SAN
8 169 (12.67%) VoIP
9 162 (12.14%) Wireless
10 139 (10.42%) Network Security
11 131 (9.82%) Internet
12 122 (9.15%) Cisco ASA
13 99 (7.42%) MPLS
14 94 (7.05%) OSPF
14 94 (7.05%) BGP
15 87 (6.52%) VLAN
16 71 (5.32%) HTTP
17 67 (5.02%) SSL
18 65 (4.87%) WLAN
18 65 (4.87%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (10.57%) SQL Server
2 34 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 31 (2.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (1.20%) MySQL
6 12 (0.90%) DB2
7 11 (0.82%) Relational Database
8 7 (0.52%) IDOL
9 5 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (0.37%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.30%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.22%) Cognos Impromptu
11 3 (0.22%) Ingres
11 3 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.15%) CorVu
13 1 (0.075%) EDMS
13 1 (0.075%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (0.60%) LoadRunner
3 4 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.22%) WebLOAD
5 2 (0.15%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.075%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.075%) Visual Studio
General
1 262 (19.64%) Telecoms
2 210 (15.74%) Finance
3 40 (3.00%) Legal
4 37 (2.77%) Marketing
5 30 (2.25%) Retail
6 14 (1.05%) Banking
7 13 (0.97%) Law
8 11 (0.82%) Billing
9 8 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.60%) French Language
10 7 (0.52%) Back Office
10 7 (0.52%) Electronics
10 7 (0.52%) Aerospace
10 7 (0.52%) Publishing
10 7 (0.52%) Games
11 5 (0.37%) Military
11 5 (0.37%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.30%) Automotive
12 4 (0.30%) German Language
12 4 (0.30%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 317 (23.76%) Network Engineer
2 219 (16.42%) Analyst
3 143 (10.72%) Support Engineer
4 124 (9.30%) Consultant
5 78 (5.85%) Senior Network Engineer
6 77 (5.77%) Support Analyst
7 68 (5.10%) Security Analyst
7 68 (5.10%) Architect
8 61 (4.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 61 (4.57%) 3rd Line Support
9 53 (3.97%) Network Support
10 52 (3.90%) Security Engineer
11 44 (3.30%) 2nd Line Support
12 42 (3.15%) Administrator
13 40 (3.00%) Network Analyst
14 36 (2.70%) Technical Architect
15 35 (2.62%) IT Support
15 35 (2.62%) Technical Design Authority
16 34 (2.55%) Network Security Engineer
17 33 (2.47%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (2.10%) .NET
2 27 (2.02%) SAP Basis
3 18 (1.35%) SOAP
4 13 (0.97%) ASP.NET
5 8 (0.60%) Web Services
5 8 (0.60%) HTML
5 8 (0.60%) WinForms
6 7 (0.52%) ODBC
7 6 (0.45%) XML
7 6 (0.45%) Middleware
8 5 (0.37%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (0.30%) XML Schema
9 4 (0.30%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (0.22%) EDI
11 2 (0.15%) Application Packaging
12 1 (0.075%) Lucene
12 1 (0.075%) XMPP
12 1 (0.075%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.075%) Flash
12 1 (0.075%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 68 (5.10%) Management Information System
2 40 (3.00%) Clustering
3 35 (2.62%) Blackberry
4 34 (2.55%) Firmware
5 23 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
6 19 (1.42%) Mainframe
6 19 (1.42%) Client/Server
7 14 (1.05%) CESG
7 14 (1.05%) PKI
7 14 (1.05%) iPhone
8 13 (0.97%) Replication
9 12 (0.90%) Statistics
9 12 (0.90%) Computer Science
10 11 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
11 9 (0.67%) Cryptography
12 8 (0.60%) Open Source
13 7 (0.52%) Fat Client
13 7 (0.52%) Thin Client
14 6 (0.45%) Online Games
14 6 (0.45%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 577 (43.25%) Windows
2 257 (19.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 185 (13.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 160 (11.99%) Linux
5 128 (9.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 110 (8.25%) Windows 7
7 102 (7.65%) Windows XP
8 89 (6.67%) UNIX
9 68 (5.10%) Windows 8
10 34 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 30 (2.25%) Solaris
12 19 (1.42%) Windows Vista
13 16 (1.20%) CentOS
14 15 (1.12%) Android
14 15 (1.12%) Windows 2000
15 8 (0.60%) AIX
16 7 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
17 6 (0.45%) Mac OS
17 6 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
18 5 (0.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (22.56%) ITIL
2 125 (9.37%) Project Management
3 116 (8.70%) Network Management
4 109 (8.17%) Network Design
4 109 (8.17%) Load Balancing
5 104 (7.80%) PRINCE2
6 73 (5.47%) Change Control
7 72 (5.40%) Change Management
8 58 (4.35%) Service Management
9 57 (4.27%) Service Delivery
10 55 (4.12%) Penetration Testing
11 54 (4.05%) Information Security
12 50 (3.75%) Incident Management
13 43 (3.22%) Business Development
14 42 (3.15%) Disaster Recovery
15 37 (2.77%) Risk Management
15 37 (2.77%) Technical Architecture
15 37 (2.77%) Capacity Management
16 35 (2.62%) Problem Management
17 31 (2.32%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 141 (10.57%) SQL
2 88 (6.60%) C
3 31 (2.32%) PowerShell
4 16 (1.20%) C#
5 11 (0.82%) VB
5 11 (0.82%) Python
6 9 (0.67%) Perl
7 8 (0.60%) C++
7 8 (0.60%) T-SQL
8 7 (0.52%) VBScript
9 5 (0.37%) Java
9 5 (0.37%) Bash Shell
9 5 (0.37%) Ruby
10 3 (0.22%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.22%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.22%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.15%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.15%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.075%) Tcl
12 1 (0.075%) PHP
Qualifications
1 547 (41.00%) Cisco Certification
2 306 (22.94%) CCNA
3 269 (20.16%) CCNP
4 188 (14.09%) Degree
5 150 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 131 (9.82%) Security Cleared
7 102 (7.65%) CCDP
8 100 (7.50%) CCDA
9 97 (7.27%) MCSE
9 97 (7.27%) CCIE
10 93 (6.97%) SC Cleared
11 61 (4.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 54 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
13 50 (3.75%) MCSA
14 49 (3.67%) MCP
15 48 (3.60%) CCSA
16 39 (2.92%) CISSP
17 34 (2.55%) MCITP
18 26 (1.95%) DV Cleared
18 26 (1.95%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (6.75%) SLA
2 37 (2.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (2.25%) PCI DSS
4 16 (1.20%) QA
5 15 (1.12%) ISO 9001
6 14 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.60%) COBIT
8 2 (0.15%) HL7
9 1 (0.075%) DICOM
9 1 (0.075%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 333 (24.96%) Active Directory
2 187 (14.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 72 (5.40%) Hyper-V
4 65 (4.87%) XenApp
4 65 (4.87%) vSphere
5 34 (2.55%) Snort
6 32 (2.40%) XenDesktop
7 28 (2.10%) VMware ESX
8 23 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
9 22 (1.65%) Forefront TMG
9 22 (1.65%) UAG
10 10 (0.75%) vCloud
10 10 (0.75%) Terminal Server
10 10 (0.75%) Terminal Services
10 10 (0.75%) Xen
11 7 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 7 (0.52%) ISA Server
11 7 (0.52%) ProxySG
12 6 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 5 (0.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 35 (2.62%) Backup Exec
2 34 (2.55%) SCCM
3 21 (1.57%) SCOM
4 19 (1.42%) SolarWinds Orion
5 18 (1.35%) Cisco CUCM
5 18 (1.35%) HP NNM
5 18 (1.35%) CiscoWorks
6 15 (1.12%) SCSM
7 13 (0.97%) WSUS
8 12 (0.90%) NetBackup
9 11 (0.82%) Nagios
10 10 (0.75%) Foglight
10 10 (0.75%) Netcool
11 8 (0.60%) Tivoli
12 7 (0.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 7 (0.52%) Cisco UCCX
13 5 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
13 5 (0.37%) ZABBIX
13 5 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
14 4 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 701 (52.55%) Cisco
2 445 (33.36%) Microsoft
3 304 (22.79%) VMware
4 213 (15.97%) CheckPoint
5 195 (14.62%) HP
6 179 (13.42%) Citrix
7 174 (13.04%) Juniper
8 104 (7.80%) F5
9 49 (3.67%) Avaya
9 49 (3.67%) Blue Coat
10 42 (3.15%) SolarWinds
11 41 (3.07%) Red Hat
12 39 (2.92%) NetApp
13 37 (2.77%) SAP
13 37 (2.77%) Riverbed
14 35 (2.62%) Oracle
15 33 (2.47%) Sourcefire
16 31 (2.32%) McAfee
17 30 (2.25%) Fortinet
17 30 (2.25%) EMC
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Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kent
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Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £55k - 60k per year + car + benefits.
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + benefits + training
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Salary: £32000 per annum + CAR
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