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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 106 89 83
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 565 677 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.51% 3.09% 3.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.46% 13.41% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 457 552 707
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4932 5047 5218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.92% 23.03% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3716 3913 4320
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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +6 138 £50,000 +42.85% 8
Berkshire -11 129 £40,000 +3.22% 21
Surrey -30 128 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Kent +11 56 £42,500 +30.76% 3
West Sussex -14 49 £36,250 -3.33% 1
Buckinghamshire -29 32 £27,500 +2.80% 3
Oxfordshire 0 17 £37,500 +7.14% 7
East Sussex -32 15 £42,500 +41.66%
Middlesex -7 12 £51,250 +17.14% 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 1 August 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 1037 (81.65%) WAN
2 673 (52.99%) Cisco
3 547 (43.07%) Windows
4 520 (40.94%) Cisco Certification
5 512 (40.31%) Firewall
6 424 (33.39%) Microsoft
7 316 (24.88%) Active Directory
8 291 (22.91%) ITIL
9 290 (22.83%) CCNA
9 290 (22.83%) VMware
10 259 (20.39%) Telecoms
10 259 (20.39%) CCNP
11 252 (19.84%) DNS
12 240 (18.90%) VPN
12 240 (18.90%) Windows Server 2008
13 238 (18.74%) TCP/IP
14 226 (17.80%) MS Excel
15 206 (16.22%) CheckPoint
16 200 (15.75%) HP
17 199 (15.67%) MS Exchange
18 198 (15.59%) Finance
19 187 (14.72%) VMware Infrastructure
20 184 (14.49%) Degree
21 179 (14.09%) DHCP
22 175 (13.78%) VoIP
23 171 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
24 168 (13.23%) Citrix
24 168 (13.23%) SAN
25 163 (12.83%) Linux
26 162 (12.76%) Juniper

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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
1 199 (15.67%) MS Exchange
2 88 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 67 (5.28%) SharePoint
4 63 (4.96%) IIS
5 51 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2003
6 49 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 33 (2.60%) Lync
8 27 (2.13%) WebSphere
9 25 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2013
10 24 (1.89%) Tomcat
11 22 (1.73%) NetWeaver
12 13 (1.02%) Apache
13 11 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (0.63%) GroupWise
15 8 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 7 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
17 6 (0.47%) Lotus Domino
17 6 (0.47%) CMS
18 5 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 226 (17.80%) MS Excel
2 116 (9.13%) MS Office
3 29 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.47%) FastStats
6 4 (0.31%) MS Project
7 3 (0.24%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.079%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
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 (0.24%) Epicor Vantage
3 3 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.079%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.079%) assyst
5 1 (0.079%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.87%) IaaS
2 10 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.55%) Office 365
4 5 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.24%) SaaS
5 3 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.16%) PaaS
7 1 (0.079%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1037 (81.65%) WAN
2 512 (40.31%) Firewall
3 252 (19.84%) DNS
4 240 (18.90%) VPN
5 238 (18.74%) TCP/IP
6 179 (14.09%) DHCP
7 175 (13.78%) VoIP
8 168 (13.23%) SAN
9 142 (11.18%) Wireless
10 138 (10.87%) Network Security
11 130 (10.24%) Internet
12 115 (9.06%) Cisco ASA
13 99 (7.80%) MPLS
14 89 (7.01%) OSPF
15 87 (6.85%) BGP
16 82 (6.46%) VLAN
17 71 (5.59%) Wi-Fi
18 68 (5.35%) HTTP
18 68 (5.35%) WLAN
19 62 (4.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (11.02%) SQL Server
2 28 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
3 27 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (1.26%) MySQL
6 13 (1.02%) Relational Database
7 7 (0.55%) IDOL
8 6 (0.47%) DB2
9 5 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (0.39%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.31%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.24%) CorVu
11 3 (0.24%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.24%) Ingres
12 2 (0.16%) Cognos Impromptu
12 2 (0.16%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.079%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.079%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (0.87%) LoadRunner
2 9 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.24%) WebLOAD
5 2 (0.16%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.16%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.079%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.079%) SilkPerformer
6 1 (0.079%) Rational Rose
General
1 259 (20.39%) Telecoms
2 198 (15.59%) Finance
3 38 (2.99%) Marketing
4 30 (2.36%) Legal
5 24 (1.89%) Retail
6 13 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.02%) Banking
7 10 (0.79%) Billing
7 10 (0.79%) Law
8 9 (0.71%) French Language
9 7 (0.55%) Games
9 7 (0.55%) Publishing
9 7 (0.55%) Electronics
10 6 (0.47%) Aerospace
10 6 (0.47%) Back Office
11 5 (0.39%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.31%) Automotive
12 4 (0.31%) Military
12 4 (0.31%) German Language
12 4 (0.31%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 299 (23.54%) Network Engineer
2 200 (15.75%) Analyst
3 137 (10.79%) Consultant
3 137 (10.79%) Support Engineer
4 74 (5.83%) Senior Network Engineer
5 67 (5.28%) Support Analyst
6 61 (4.80%) Security Analyst
6 61 (4.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 59 (4.65%) Architect
8 56 (4.41%) 3rd Line Support
9 52 (4.09%) Security Engineer
10 45 (3.54%) Network Support
11 42 (3.31%) 2nd Line Support
12 40 (3.15%) Technical Support
13 39 (3.07%) Administrator
14 38 (2.99%) IT Support
15 35 (2.76%) Technical Design Authority
15 35 (2.76%) Network Analyst
15 35 (2.76%) Technical Engineer
16 34 (2.68%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (2.20%) .NET
2 22 (1.73%) SAP Basis
3 20 (1.57%) SOAP
4 12 (0.94%) ASP.NET
5 8 (0.63%) Web Services
5 8 (0.63%) WinForms
6 7 (0.55%) HTML
6 7 (0.55%) ODBC
7 6 (0.47%) Middleware
8 5 (0.39%) XML
9 4 (0.31%) XML Schema
9 4 (0.31%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (0.16%) EDI
11 1 (0.079%) Application Packaging
11 1 (0.079%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.079%) COM
11 1 (0.079%) CSS
11 1 (0.079%) J2EE
11 1 (0.079%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 62 (4.88%) Management Information System
2 36 (2.83%) Clustering
3 34 (2.68%) Firmware
4 28 (2.20%) Blackberry
5 25 (1.97%) Mainframe
5 25 (1.97%) Client/Server
6 18 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
7 13 (1.02%) CESG
8 12 (0.94%) Replication
8 12 (0.94%) PKI
8 12 (0.94%) Statistics
9 10 (0.79%) iPhone
9 10 (0.79%) Computer Science
10 9 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
11 8 (0.63%) Cryptography
11 8 (0.63%) Mathematics
11 8 (0.63%) Open Source
12 6 (0.47%) DTV
12 6 (0.47%) Online Games
12 6 (0.47%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 547 (43.07%) Windows
2 240 (18.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 171 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 163 (12.83%) Linux
5 128 (10.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 109 (8.58%) Windows 7
7 92 (7.24%) Windows XP
8 86 (6.77%) UNIX
9 66 (5.20%) Windows 8
10 35 (2.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (2.44%) Solaris
12 20 (1.57%) Windows Vista
13 16 (1.26%) CentOS
14 12 (0.94%) Android
15 10 (0.79%) Windows 2000
16 7 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
17 6 (0.47%) Mac OS
18 5 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
18 5 (0.39%) Mac OS X
19 4 (0.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (22.91%) ITIL
2 122 (9.61%) Project Management
3 114 (8.98%) Network Management
4 112 (8.82%) Network Design
5 103 (8.11%) Load Balancing
6 100 (7.87%) PRINCE2
7 68 (5.35%) Change Control
8 67 (5.28%) Service Delivery
9 62 (4.88%) Change Management
10 56 (4.41%) Service Management
11 54 (4.25%) Penetration Testing
12 50 (3.94%) Information Security
13 47 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
14 46 (3.62%) Incident Management
15 42 (3.31%) Business Development
16 41 (3.23%) Capacity Management
17 32 (2.52%) Technical Architecture
18 31 (2.44%) Risk Management
19 30 (2.36%) Problem Management
20 27 (2.13%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 143 (11.26%) SQL
2 91 (7.17%) C
3 23 (1.81%) PowerShell
4 16 (1.26%) C#
5 10 (0.79%) Python
6 9 (0.71%) Perl
6 9 (0.71%) T-SQL
7 8 (0.63%) C++
8 6 (0.47%) VBScript
8 6 (0.47%) VB
9 5 (0.39%) Bash Shell
9 5 (0.39%) Ruby
10 4 (0.31%) Java
10 4 (0.31%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.16%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.16%) Embedded C++
11 2 (0.16%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.16%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.079%) Lua
12 1 (0.079%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 520 (40.94%) Cisco Certification
2 290 (22.83%) CCNA
3 259 (20.39%) CCNP
4 184 (14.49%) Degree
5 144 (11.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 122 (9.61%) Security Cleared
7 102 (8.03%) CCDP
8 100 (7.87%) CCDA
9 95 (7.48%) MCSE
9 95 (7.48%) CCIE
10 86 (6.77%) SC Cleared
11 58 (4.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 51 (4.02%) ITIL Certification
13 49 (3.86%) MCSA
14 48 (3.78%) MCP
15 43 (3.39%) CCSA
16 40 (3.15%) CISSP
17 34 (2.68%) MCITP
18 27 (2.13%) CCSE
19 24 (1.89%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (6.30%) SLA
2 40 (3.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (1.57%) PCI DSS
4 17 (1.34%) ISO 9001
5 15 (1.18%) QA
6 12 (0.94%) COBIT
7 11 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.16%) HL7
9 1 (0.079%) DICOM
9 1 (0.079%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 316 (24.88%) Active Directory
2 187 (14.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (5.98%) Hyper-V
4 61 (4.80%) XenApp
5 56 (4.41%) vSphere
6 32 (2.52%) Snort
7 30 (2.36%) XenDesktop
8 21 (1.65%) Forefront TMG
8 21 (1.65%) UAG
8 21 (1.65%) VMware ESX
9 13 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (1.02%) Terminal Server
10 10 (0.79%) Xen
11 9 (0.71%) vCloud
12 8 (0.63%) Terminal Services
13 7 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 7 (0.55%) ProxySG
14 6 (0.47%) ISA Server
14 6 (0.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 5 (0.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (2.44%) Backup Exec
2 25 (1.97%) SCCM
3 20 (1.57%) CiscoWorks
3 20 (1.57%) HP NNM
3 20 (1.57%) SCOM
4 18 (1.42%) SolarWinds Orion
5 15 (1.18%) SCSM
6 13 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
7 10 (0.79%) Netcool
7 10 (0.79%) NetBackup
8 9 (0.71%) WSUS
8 9 (0.71%) Foglight
8 9 (0.71%) Nagios
9 7 (0.55%) Cisco UCCX
9 7 (0.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 7 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (0.39%) Data Guard
10 5 (0.39%) ZABBIX
10 5 (0.39%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 673 (52.99%) Cisco
2 424 (33.39%) Microsoft
3 290 (22.83%) VMware
4 206 (16.22%) CheckPoint
5 200 (15.75%) HP
6 168 (13.23%) Citrix
7 162 (12.76%) Juniper
8 104 (8.19%) F5
9 46 (3.62%) Red Hat
10 44 (3.46%) Avaya
11 42 (3.31%) Oracle
12 41 (3.23%) Blue Coat
13 37 (2.91%) NetApp
14 36 (2.83%) BT
14 36 (2.83%) SolarWinds
15 34 (2.68%) Riverbed
16 31 (2.44%) SAP
17 30 (2.36%) Sourcefire
17 30 (2.36%) Mitel
17 30 (2.36%) Huawei
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
Capita
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Amazon
Posted: 19 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Secure Virtual
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burford, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £39000 - £49522 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £30k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott and May
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + generous bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £30,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + Training + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago