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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 106 89 80
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -9
Permanent jobs citing LAN 584 681 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.59% 3.07% 3.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.90% 13.24% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 479 561 713
Average salary £44,375 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,675
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -2.59%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4907 5143 5181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.75% 23.18% 22.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3754 4026 4286
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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 23 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 23 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 +19 146 £55,000 +54.92% 17
Surrey -21 146 £42,500 +13.33% 10
Berkshire -18 118 £40,000 - 15
Kent +21 58 £42,500 +30.76% 4
West Sussex -14 53 £37,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire -21 32 £27,500 +3.77% 4
Oxfordshire 0 17 £37,500 +3.44% 4
East Sussex -25 15 £42,500 +47.82% 1
Middlesex +2 14 £52,500 +20.00% 2
Home Counties +5 2 £35,000 -41.17%
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 1067 (81.89%) WAN
2 685 (52.57%) Cisco
3 562 (43.13%) Windows
4 537 (41.21%) Cisco Certification
5 520 (39.91%) Firewall
6 435 (33.38%) Microsoft
7 326 (25.02%) Active Directory
8 300 (23.02%) VMware
9 299 (22.95%) CCNA
10 296 (22.72%) ITIL
11 269 (20.64%) CCNP
12 265 (20.34%) Telecoms
13 259 (19.88%) DNS
14 247 (18.96%) Windows Server 2008
15 240 (18.42%) TCP/IP
16 239 (18.34%) VPN
17 231 (17.73%) MS Excel
18 209 (16.04%) CheckPoint
19 206 (15.81%) MS Exchange
20 202 (15.50%) Finance
21 194 (14.89%) HP
22 189 (14.50%) Degree
23 187 (14.35%) DHCP
24 183 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
25 178 (13.66%) SAN
26 177 (13.58%) Windows Server 2003
27 174 (13.35%) Citrix
28 171 (13.12%) VoIP
29 164 (12.59%) Juniper
30 162 (12.43%) Linux

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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
1 206 (15.81%) MS Exchange
2 97 (7.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 74 (5.68%) SharePoint
4 61 (4.68%) IIS
5 57 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2003
6 47 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2007
7 40 (3.07%) Lync
8 27 (2.07%) WebSphere
9 25 (1.92%) NetWeaver
10 23 (1.77%) Tomcat
11 22 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
12 13 (1.00%) Apache
13 12 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
14 11 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 11 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
15 8 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
15 8 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
15 8 (0.61%) GroupWise
16 6 (0.46%) CMS
16 6 (0.46%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 231 (17.73%) MS Excel
2 117 (8.98%) MS Office
3 31 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.07%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.54%) FastStats
6 5 (0.38%) MS Project
7 3 (0.23%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.077%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.31%) Compiere
2 4 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.31%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.23%) Epicor Vantage
3 3 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.15%) Maximo
4 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.077%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.077%) assyst
5 1 (0.077%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (0.69%) IaaS
3 7 (0.54%) Office 365
4 5 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.23%) SaaS
6 2 (0.15%) PaaS
7 1 (0.077%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1067 (81.89%) WAN
2 520 (39.91%) Firewall
3 259 (19.88%) DNS
4 240 (18.42%) TCP/IP
5 239 (18.34%) VPN
6 187 (14.35%) DHCP
7 178 (13.66%) SAN
8 171 (13.12%) VoIP
9 151 (11.59%) Wireless
10 138 (10.59%) Network Security
11 134 (10.28%) Internet
12 117 (8.98%) Cisco ASA
13 101 (7.75%) MPLS
14 91 (6.98%) OSPF
15 90 (6.91%) BGP
16 86 (6.60%) VLAN
17 69 (5.30%) HTTP
18 68 (5.22%) Wi-Fi
19 64 (4.91%) WLAN
20 62 (4.76%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (10.74%) SQL Server
2 30 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 29 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (1.23%) MySQL
6 11 (0.84%) Relational Database
7 8 (0.61%) DB2
8 7 (0.54%) IDOL
9 5 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (0.38%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.31%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.23%) Cognos Impromptu
11 3 (0.23%) Ingres
11 3 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.23%) CorVu
11 3 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.23%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.077%) EDMS
12 1 (0.077%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (0.61%) LoadRunner
3 4 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.23%) WebLOAD
5 2 (0.15%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.077%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.077%) Rational Rose
General
1 265 (20.34%) Telecoms
2 202 (15.50%) Finance
3 39 (2.99%) Marketing
4 35 (2.69%) Legal
5 27 (2.07%) Retail
6 14 (1.07%) Banking
7 13 (1.00%) Law
7 13 (1.00%) Manufacturing
8 11 (0.84%) Billing
9 9 (0.69%) Electronics
9 9 (0.69%) French Language
10 8 (0.61%) Aerospace
11 7 (0.54%) Publishing
11 7 (0.54%) Games
12 6 (0.46%) Military
12 6 (0.46%) Back Office
13 5 (0.38%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.31%) Automotive
14 4 (0.31%) German Language
14 4 (0.31%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 305 (23.41%) Network Engineer
2 213 (16.35%) Analyst
3 139 (10.67%) Support Engineer
4 130 (9.98%) Consultant
5 77 (5.91%) Senior Network Engineer
6 73 (5.60%) Support Analyst
7 68 (5.22%) Security Analyst
8 64 (4.91%) Architect
9 61 (4.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 56 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support
11 51 (3.91%) Security Engineer
12 47 (3.61%) Network Support
13 44 (3.38%) 2nd Line Support
14 41 (3.15%) Administrator
15 38 (2.92%) Network Analyst
16 37 (2.84%) Technical Support
17 36 (2.76%) Technical Architect
18 35 (2.69%) IT Support
18 35 (2.69%) Technical Design Authority
19 34 (2.61%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (2.15%) .NET
2 25 (1.92%) SAP Basis
3 18 (1.38%) SOAP
4 13 (1.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (0.69%) Web Services
6 8 (0.61%) HTML
6 8 (0.61%) WinForms
7 7 (0.54%) ODBC
8 6 (0.46%) XML
8 6 (0.46%) Middleware
9 4 (0.31%) XML Schema
9 4 (0.31%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (0.23%) EDI
11 2 (0.15%) WebSphere MQ
12 1 (0.077%) Lucene
12 1 (0.077%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.077%) Application Packaging
12 1 (0.077%) Flash
12 1 (0.077%) COM
12 1 (0.077%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 70 (5.37%) Management Information System
2 38 (2.92%) Clustering
3 34 (2.61%) Firmware
4 31 (2.38%) Blackberry
5 23 (1.77%) Client/Server
5 23 (1.77%) Mainframe
6 21 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
7 14 (1.07%) Replication
8 13 (1.00%) iPhone
8 13 (1.00%) CESG
8 13 (1.00%) PKI
9 12 (0.92%) Statistics
10 11 (0.84%) Computer Science
10 11 (0.84%) Enterprise Storage
11 8 (0.61%) Mathematics
11 8 (0.61%) Open Source
11 8 (0.61%) Cryptography
12 7 (0.54%) Thin Client
12 7 (0.54%) Fat Client
13 6 (0.46%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 562 (43.13%) Windows
2 247 (18.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 177 (13.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 162 (12.43%) Linux
5 130 (9.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 108 (8.29%) Windows 7
7 97 (7.44%) Windows XP
8 87 (6.68%) UNIX
9 66 (5.07%) Windows 8
10 36 (2.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (2.38%) Solaris
12 18 (1.38%) Windows Vista
13 16 (1.23%) CentOS
14 13 (1.00%) Android
15 12 (0.92%) Windows 2000
16 7 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
17 6 (0.46%) Mac OS
18 5 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
18 5 (0.38%) Mac OS X
18 5 (0.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (22.72%) ITIL
2 123 (9.44%) Project Management
3 115 (8.83%) Network Design
3 115 (8.83%) Network Management
4 108 (8.29%) Load Balancing
5 100 (7.67%) PRINCE2
6 72 (5.53%) Change Control
7 66 (5.07%) Service Delivery
8 65 (4.99%) Change Management
9 57 (4.37%) Service Management
10 55 (4.22%) Penetration Testing
11 52 (3.99%) Information Security
12 50 (3.84%) Incident Management
13 44 (3.38%) Disaster Recovery
14 43 (3.30%) Business Development
15 39 (2.99%) Capacity Management
16 35 (2.69%) Technical Architecture
16 35 (2.69%) Risk Management
17 31 (2.38%) SIEM
17 31 (2.38%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (10.90%) SQL
2 89 (6.83%) C
3 27 (2.07%) PowerShell
4 18 (1.38%) C#
5 12 (0.92%) Python
6 10 (0.77%) C++
7 9 (0.69%) Perl
7 9 (0.69%) T-SQL
7 9 (0.69%) VB
8 7 (0.54%) VBScript
9 5 (0.38%) Bash Shell
9 5 (0.38%) Ruby
10 4 (0.31%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.31%) Java
11 3 (0.23%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.23%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.15%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.15%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.077%) Tcl
13 1 (0.077%) PHP
Qualifications
1 537 (41.21%) Cisco Certification
2 299 (22.95%) CCNA
3 269 (20.64%) CCNP
4 189 (14.50%) Degree
5 147 (11.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 127 (9.75%) Security Cleared
7 105 (8.06%) CCDP
8 103 (7.90%) CCDA
9 99 (7.60%) CCIE
10 95 (7.29%) MCSE
11 91 (6.98%) SC Cleared
12 62 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 52 (3.99%) ITIL Certification
14 50 (3.84%) MCSA
15 49 (3.76%) MCP
16 46 (3.53%) CCSA
17 38 (2.92%) CISSP
18 35 (2.69%) MCITP
19 26 (2.00%) DV Cleared
20 25 (1.92%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (6.52%) SLA
2 38 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (2.00%) PCI DSS
4 17 (1.30%) ISO 9001
5 16 (1.23%) QA
6 12 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.77%) COBIT
8 2 (0.15%) HL7
9 1 (0.077%) DICOM
9 1 (0.077%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 326 (25.02%) Active Directory
2 183 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 72 (5.53%) Hyper-V
4 62 (4.76%) vSphere
5 61 (4.68%) XenApp
6 34 (2.61%) Snort
7 31 (2.38%) XenDesktop
8 25 (1.92%) VMware ESX
9 22 (1.69%) Forefront TMG
9 22 (1.69%) UAG
9 22 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (0.84%) Terminal Server
11 10 (0.77%) Xen
11 10 (0.77%) vCloud
12 9 (0.69%) Terminal Services
13 7 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 7 (0.54%) ISA Server
13 7 (0.54%) ProxySG
14 6 (0.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 5 (0.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 34 (2.61%) Backup Exec
2 28 (2.15%) SCCM
3 20 (1.53%) SCOM
4 18 (1.38%) SolarWinds Orion
4 18 (1.38%) HP NNM
4 18 (1.38%) CiscoWorks
5 15 (1.15%) SCSM
6 14 (1.07%) Cisco CUCM
7 12 (0.92%) NetBackup
8 10 (0.77%) WSUS
8 10 (0.77%) Nagios
8 10 (0.77%) Netcool
9 9 (0.69%) Foglight
10 7 (0.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 6 (0.46%) Tivoli
11 6 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
11 6 (0.46%) Cisco UCCX
12 5 (0.38%) Data Guard
12 5 (0.38%) ZABBIX
12 5 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 685 (52.57%) Cisco
2 435 (33.38%) Microsoft
3 300 (23.02%) VMware
4 209 (16.04%) CheckPoint
5 194 (14.89%) HP
6 174 (13.35%) Citrix
7 164 (12.59%) Juniper
8 104 (7.98%) F5
9 45 (3.45%) Avaya
10 44 (3.38%) Blue Coat
11 43 (3.30%) Red Hat
12 38 (2.92%) NetApp
12 38 (2.92%) Oracle
12 38 (2.92%) SolarWinds
13 36 (2.76%) Riverbed
14 35 (2.69%) SAP
15 34 (2.61%) BT
16 32 (2.46%) Sourcefire
17 29 (2.23%) EMC
18 28 (2.15%) Dell
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Surrey
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum to £100k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + CAR
Posted: Yesterday
Bagshot, Surrey
Cyber Team
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 36 days holiday and more
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £51000.00 per annum + 2,500 standby allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £73,200 to £85,200 per annum Pension + Life Cover + Private Medic
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £79000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Thales
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum 10% Bonus + Exceptional Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum to c£45,000 + generous bonus + benef
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago