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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 113 91 81
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 526 639 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.32% 2.94% 3.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.44% 13.22% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 425 518 714
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
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 £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
5038 4835 5261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.26% 22.25% 22.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3750 3754 4311
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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
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 22 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 22 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
Berkshire -6 137 £45,000 +2.85% 14
Hampshire -5 123 £45,000 +28.57% 20
Surrey -25 118 £40,000 - 14
Kent +6 46 £40,000 +23.07% 5
West Sussex -2 42 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Buckinghamshire -22 33 £41,750 +39.16% 10
Oxfordshire -3 18 £37,000 +9.62% 7
East Sussex -35 14 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Middlesex -14 8 £47,500 +11.76%
Home Counties +10 2 £35,000 -41.17%
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 972 (81.89%) WAN
2 624 (52.57%) Cisco
3 528 (44.48%) Windows
4 500 (42.12%) Firewall
5 478 (40.27%) Cisco Certification
6 415 (34.96%) Microsoft
7 297 (25.02%) Active Directory
8 283 (23.84%) ITIL
9 278 (23.42%) VMware
10 255 (21.48%) Telecoms
11 253 (21.31%) CCNA
12 239 (20.13%) CCNP
13 237 (19.97%) Windows Server 2008
14 233 (19.63%) DNS
15 228 (19.21%) TCP/IP
15 228 (19.21%) VPN
16 226 (19.04%) MS Excel
17 206 (17.35%) CheckPoint
18 200 (16.85%) HP
19 199 (16.76%) MS Exchange
20 186 (15.67%) VMware Infrastructure
21 178 (15.00%) Finance
22 176 (14.83%) Degree
23 170 (14.32%) VoIP
23 170 (14.32%) Linux
24 165 (13.90%) Windows Server 2003
25 163 (13.73%) DHCP
26 161 (13.56%) Juniper
27 154 (12.97%) SAN
28 151 (12.72%) Citrix

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (16.76%) MS Exchange
2 86 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 61 (5.14%) IIS
4 53 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 52 (4.38%) SharePoint
6 43 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2003
7 37 (3.12%) Exchange Server 2013
8 31 (2.61%) Lync
9 24 (2.02%) Tomcat
9 24 (2.02%) WebSphere
10 16 (1.35%) NetWeaver
11 15 (1.26%) Apache
12 11 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
13 9 (0.76%) GroupWise
14 8 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
15 7 (0.59%) Lotus Domino
16 6 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
17 5 (0.42%) IBM Notes
17 5 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 5 (0.42%) CMS
Applications
1 226 (19.04%) MS Excel
2 128 (10.78%) MS Office
3 23 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.18%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.51%) FastStats
6 4 (0.34%) MS Project
7 3 (0.25%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.084%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 5 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.34%) Sage 200
2 4 (0.34%) Compiere
2 4 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.34%) Epicor Vantage
3 3 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.084%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.084%) SalesLogix
5 1 (0.084%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.10%) IaaS
2 10 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.76%) Office 365
4 5 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.25%) SaaS
7 2 (0.17%) PaaS
8 1 (0.084%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 972 (81.89%) WAN
2 500 (42.12%) Firewall
3 233 (19.63%) DNS
4 228 (19.21%) TCP/IP
4 228 (19.21%) VPN
5 170 (14.32%) VoIP
6 163 (13.73%) DHCP
7 154 (12.97%) SAN
8 139 (11.71%) Network Security
9 133 (11.20%) Wireless
10 115 (9.69%) Internet
11 107 (9.01%) Cisco ASA
12 103 (8.68%) MPLS
13 79 (6.66%) OSPF
14 77 (6.49%) VLAN
15 75 (6.32%) BGP
16 58 (4.89%) Wi-Fi
17 56 (4.72%) SSL
17 56 (4.72%) WLAN
18 55 (4.63%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (11.37%) SQL Server
2 24 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (1.35%) MySQL
6 12 (1.01%) Relational Database
7 6 (0.51%) IDOL
8 5 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.42%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.34%) CorVu
9 4 (0.34%) DB2
9 4 (0.34%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (0.25%) Ingres
10 3 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.084%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.084%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.084%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.084%) Informix
11 1 (0.084%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (0.93%) LoadRunner
2 9 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.25%) WebLOAD
5 2 (0.17%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.17%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.17%) SilkPerformer
6 1 (0.084%) Metasploit
General
1 255 (21.48%) Telecoms
2 178 (15.00%) Finance
3 41 (3.45%) Marketing
4 24 (2.02%) Retail
5 21 (1.77%) Legal
6 17 (1.43%) Manufacturing
7 13 (1.10%) Banking
8 9 (0.76%) French Language
8 9 (0.76%) Billing
8 9 (0.76%) Electronics
9 7 (0.59%) Games
9 7 (0.59%) Law
9 7 (0.59%) Publishing
10 6 (0.51%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.42%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.34%) Military
12 4 (0.34%) German Language
12 4 (0.34%) Italian Language
12 4 (0.34%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 249 (20.98%) Network Engineer
2 184 (15.50%) Analyst
3 139 (11.71%) Consultant
4 129 (10.87%) Support Engineer
5 70 (5.90%) Senior Network Engineer
6 64 (5.39%) Support Analyst
7 59 (4.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 58 (4.89%) Security Engineer
9 55 (4.63%) Security Analyst
10 51 (4.30%) Architect
11 45 (3.79%) 3rd Line Support
12 43 (3.62%) Technical Support
13 41 (3.45%) Administrator
13 41 (3.45%) Technical Engineer
14 39 (3.29%) IT Support
15 37 (3.12%) Network Support
16 36 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
17 35 (2.95%) Technical Design Authority
18 34 (2.86%) Network Analyst
19 33 (2.78%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (2.27%) .NET
2 17 (1.43%) SOAP
3 16 (1.35%) SAP Basis
4 12 (1.01%) ASP.NET
5 11 (0.93%) Web Services
6 9 (0.76%) ODBC
7 8 (0.67%) WinForms
8 5 (0.42%) HTML
8 5 (0.42%) XML
9 4 (0.34%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (0.34%) XML Schema
10 3 (0.25%) Middleware
11 2 (0.17%) Regular Expression
12 1 (0.084%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 1 (0.084%) Application Packaging
12 1 (0.084%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.084%) Flash
12 1 (0.084%) COM
12 1 (0.084%) CSS
12 1 (0.084%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 55 (4.63%) Management Information System
2 33 (2.78%) Firmware
3 29 (2.44%) Client/Server
4 28 (2.36%) Mainframe
5 27 (2.27%) Clustering
6 24 (2.02%) Blackberry
7 16 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
8 12 (1.01%) CESG
8 12 (1.01%) Statistics
8 12 (1.01%) PKI
8 12 (1.01%) Computer Science
9 11 (0.93%) iPhone
9 11 (0.93%) Replication
10 10 (0.84%) Enterprise Storage
11 8 (0.67%) Cryptography
11 8 (0.67%) DTV
11 8 (0.67%) Open Source
12 6 (0.51%) EqualLogic
12 6 (0.51%) Mathematics
12 6 (0.51%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 528 (44.48%) Windows
2 237 (19.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 170 (14.32%) Linux
4 165 (13.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 137 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 115 (9.69%) Windows 7
7 84 (7.08%) UNIX
8 80 (6.74%) Windows XP
9 61 (5.14%) Windows 8
10 35 (2.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (2.61%) Solaris
12 21 (1.77%) Windows Vista
13 16 (1.35%) Android
14 15 (1.26%) CentOS
15 9 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
16 8 (0.67%) Windows 2000
17 7 (0.59%) Mac OS
17 7 (0.59%) Apple iOS
18 6 (0.51%) Mac OS X
19 4 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (23.84%) ITIL
2 120 (10.11%) Project Management
3 101 (8.51%) Network Design
4 99 (8.34%) PRINCE2
5 96 (8.09%) Network Management
6 88 (7.41%) Load Balancing
7 71 (5.98%) Service Delivery
8 69 (5.81%) Kalman Filter
9 62 (5.22%) Change Management
9 62 (5.22%) Service Management
10 58 (4.89%) Change Control
11 52 (4.38%) Disaster Recovery
12 50 (4.21%) Penetration Testing
13 46 (3.88%) Information Security
14 41 (3.45%) Incident Management
15 40 (3.37%) Business Development
16 35 (2.95%) Capacity Management
17 28 (2.36%) Technical Architecture
18 26 (2.19%) SIEM
19 25 (2.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 137 (11.54%) SQL
2 83 (6.99%) C
3 17 (1.43%) PowerShell
4 16 (1.35%) C#
5 12 (1.01%) Python
6 9 (0.76%) T-SQL
6 9 (0.76%) Perl
7 8 (0.67%) C++
8 6 (0.51%) Shell Script
9 5 (0.42%) Ruby
10 4 (0.34%) Java
10 4 (0.34%) VBScript
10 4 (0.34%) VB
11 3 (0.25%) PHP
12 2 (0.17%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.17%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.17%) Embedded C++
12 2 (0.17%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.084%) Lua
13 1 (0.084%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 478 (40.27%) Cisco Certification
2 253 (21.31%) CCNA
3 239 (20.13%) CCNP
4 176 (14.83%) Degree
5 138 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 108 (9.10%) Security Cleared
7 96 (8.09%) MCSE
8 95 (8.00%) CCDA
8 95 (8.00%) CCDP
9 87 (7.33%) CCIE
10 73 (6.15%) SC Cleared
11 53 (4.47%) ITIL Certification
12 51 (4.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 46 (3.88%) MCP
14 43 (3.62%) CCSA
15 42 (3.54%) CISSP
16 38 (3.20%) MCSA
17 37 (3.12%) MCITP
18 33 (2.78%) CCSE
19 25 (2.11%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (6.40%) SLA
2 43 (3.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (1.94%) PCI DSS
4 15 (1.26%) QA
4 15 (1.26%) ISO 9001
5 14 (1.18%) COBIT
6 12 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.17%) HL7
8 1 (0.084%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 297 (25.02%) Active Directory
2 186 (15.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (6.49%) Hyper-V
4 53 (4.47%) vSphere
5 51 (4.30%) XenApp
6 30 (2.53%) Snort
7 26 (2.19%) XenDesktop
8 18 (1.52%) Forefront TMG
8 18 (1.52%) UAG
9 16 (1.35%) VMware ESX
10 14 (1.18%) Terminal Server
11 12 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 9 (0.76%) vCloud
14 8 (0.67%) Xen
15 7 (0.59%) ISA Server
15 7 (0.59%) Terminal Services
16 6 (0.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 6 (0.51%) XenServer
17 4 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 27 (2.27%) Backup Exec
2 25 (2.11%) SCCM
3 17 (1.43%) CiscoWorks
3 17 (1.43%) HP NNM
4 16 (1.35%) SCOM
5 15 (1.26%) SCSM
6 14 (1.18%) SolarWinds Orion
7 9 (0.76%) Netcool
7 9 (0.76%) Nagios
7 9 (0.76%) NetBackup
8 8 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
9 7 (0.59%) WSUS
9 7 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (0.59%) Foglight
10 6 (0.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 6 (0.51%) Cisco UCCX
10 6 (0.51%) Puppet
11 5 (0.42%) ZABBIX
11 5 (0.42%) Data Guard
11 5 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 624 (52.57%) Cisco
2 415 (34.96%) Microsoft
3 278 (23.42%) VMware
4 206 (17.35%) CheckPoint
5 200 (16.85%) HP
6 161 (13.56%) Juniper
7 151 (12.72%) Citrix
8 99 (8.34%) F5
9 49 (4.13%) Red Hat
10 43 (3.62%) Oracle
11 41 (3.45%) Avaya
11 41 (3.45%) Blue Coat
12 31 (2.61%) NetApp
12 31 (2.61%) BT
12 31 (2.61%) Huawei
13 29 (2.44%) SolarWinds
14 28 (2.36%) Sourcefire
14 28 (2.36%) Mitel
15 26 (2.19%) SAP
15 26 (2.19%) Dell
East Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 5 weeks holiday & benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26400 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
EVAK Technologies Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum to £100k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Vadis People
Salary: circ £40,000 - £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Car & Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + generous bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Ordnance Survey
Salary: From £32,173 to £39,509 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Roc Search
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £39500 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Secure Virtual
Posted: 2 days ago