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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 106 92 87
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 579 606 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.64% 2.86% 3.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.70% 13.11% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 479 501 703
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
4950 4624 5403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.57% 21.83% 23.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3650 3593 4416
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 September 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 September 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 0 150 £40,000 -11.11% 20
Surrey -3 138 £37,500 -16.66% 19
Hampshire -19 113 £38,000 +1.33% 20
Kent +15 51 £50,000 +33.33% 6
West Sussex +1 46 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Buckinghamshire -8 41 £52,500 +50.00% 6
Oxfordshire -5 20 £29,750 -30.00% 1
East Sussex -32 13 £35,000 +7.69%
M4 Corridor +5 5 £75,000 -
Middlesex -18 5 £58,750 +30.55%
Home Counties - 2 £35,000 -
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1049 (84.32%) WAN
2 660 (53.05%) Cisco
3 599 (48.15%) Windows
4 546 (43.89%) Firewall
5 485 (38.99%) Cisco Certification
6 446 (35.85%) Microsoft
7 348 (27.97%) VMware
8 323 (25.96%) Active Directory
9 301 (24.20%) ITIL
10 267 (21.46%) CCNP
10 267 (21.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 260 (20.90%) MS Excel
12 257 (20.66%) Telecoms
13 253 (20.34%) CCNA
14 240 (19.29%) TCP/IP
15 238 (19.13%) VPN
16 233 (18.73%) DNS
17 227 (18.25%) MS Exchange
18 225 (18.09%) VMware Infrastructure
19 199 (16.00%) CheckPoint
20 198 (15.92%) HP
21 183 (14.71%) Citrix
22 180 (14.47%) Juniper
23 179 (14.39%) VoIP
23 179 (14.39%) Linux
24 178 (14.31%) SAN
25 175 (14.07%) Degree
26 174 (13.99%) Windows Server 2003
27 165 (13.26%) Finance
28 161 (12.94%) DHCP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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
1 227 (18.25%) MS Exchange
2 97 (7.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 71 (5.71%) IIS
4 59 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2007
5 57 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 53 (4.26%) SharePoint
7 38 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2003
8 33 (2.65%) Lync
9 26 (2.09%) WebSphere
9 26 (2.09%) Apache
9 26 (2.09%) Tomcat
10 12 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
11 11 (0.88%) NetWeaver
12 7 (0.56%) CMS
12 7 (0.56%) GroupWise
12 7 (0.56%) Lotus Domino
13 6 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.40%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 260 (20.90%) MS Excel
2 156 (12.54%) MS Office
3 19 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (1.29%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.40%) FastStats
6 4 (0.32%) MS Project
7 3 (0.24%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.080%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.32%) Compiere
3 4 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.24%) Epicor Vantage
5 2 (0.16%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.080%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.080%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.080%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.21%) IaaS
2 14 (1.13%) Office 365
3 10 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.40%) SaaS
5 5 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.16%) PaaS
7 1 (0.080%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1049 (84.32%) WAN
2 546 (43.89%) Firewall
3 240 (19.29%) TCP/IP
4 238 (19.13%) VPN
5 233 (18.73%) DNS
6 179 (14.39%) VoIP
7 178 (14.31%) SAN
8 161 (12.94%) DHCP
9 149 (11.98%) Network Security
10 139 (11.17%) Wireless
11 122 (9.81%) Cisco ASA
12 119 (9.57%) MPLS
13 114 (9.16%) Internet
14 91 (7.32%) OSPF
15 90 (7.23%) BGP
16 75 (6.03%) VLAN
17 66 (5.31%) Wi-Fi
18 62 (4.98%) SSL
19 60 (4.82%) WLAN
20 58 (4.66%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (12.14%) SQL Server
2 24 (1.93%) SQL Server 2005
3 22 (1.77%) MySQL
4 20 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (0.96%) Relational Database
7 6 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (0.40%) IDOL
8 5 (0.40%) DB2
8 5 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.32%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (0.24%) CorVu
10 3 (0.24%) Ingres
10 3 (0.24%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.16%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.080%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.080%) EDMS
12 1 (0.080%) Informix
12 1 (0.080%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 16 (1.29%) LoadRunner
2 8 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (0.40%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.40%) SilkPerformer
4 3 (0.24%) WinRunner
4 3 (0.24%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.24%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.24%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.24%) WebLOAD
4 3 (0.24%) JIRA
5 1 (0.080%) Oracle APEX
General
1 257 (20.66%) Telecoms
2 165 (13.26%) Finance
3 42 (3.38%) Marketing
4 31 (2.49%) Retail
5 18 (1.45%) Manufacturing
6 17 (1.37%) Legal
7 14 (1.13%) Banking
8 11 (0.88%) French Language
9 10 (0.80%) Electronics
10 8 (0.64%) German Language
11 7 (0.56%) Billing
11 7 (0.56%) Law
12 6 (0.48%) Spanish Language
12 6 (0.48%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.40%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.40%) Advertising
13 5 (0.40%) Publishing
13 5 (0.40%) Games
14 4 (0.32%) Italian Language
14 4 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 234 (18.81%) Network Engineer
2 180 (14.47%) Analyst
3 165 (13.26%) Support Engineer
4 136 (10.93%) Consultant
5 72 (5.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 68 (5.47%) Senior Network Engineer
7 64 (5.14%) Support Analyst
8 62 (4.98%) Security Engineer
8 62 (4.98%) Architect
9 58 (4.66%) Technical Engineer
10 54 (4.34%) Technical Support
11 50 (4.02%) 3rd Line Support
11 50 (4.02%) Administrator
12 49 (3.94%) IT Support
13 46 (3.70%) Security Analyst
14 38 (3.05%) Network Security Engineer
14 38 (3.05%) Technical Support Engineer
15 36 (2.89%) 2nd Line Support
16 35 (2.81%) Team Leader
17 33 (2.65%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (1.85%) .NET
2 15 (1.21%) SOAP
3 14 (1.13%) Web Services
4 13 (1.05%) ASP.NET
5 11 (0.88%) SAP Basis
6 10 (0.80%) ODBC
7 7 (0.56%) WinForms
7 7 (0.56%) HTML
8 4 (0.32%) CSS
8 4 (0.32%) XML
8 4 (0.32%) Middleware
8 4 (0.32%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (0.24%) XML Schema
9 3 (0.24%) Ajax
9 3 (0.24%) XMPP
10 2 (0.16%) Regular Expression
11 1 (0.080%) Flash
11 1 (0.080%) J2EE
11 1 (0.080%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 1 (0.080%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 62 (4.98%) Management Information System
2 59 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (2.33%) Firmware
4 28 (2.25%) Blackberry
4 28 (2.25%) Client/Server
5 24 (1.93%) Mainframe
6 21 (1.69%) User Experience
7 18 (1.45%) Clustering
8 17 (1.37%) iPhone
9 15 (1.21%) Statistics
10 14 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
11 11 (0.88%) Replication
11 11 (0.88%) PKI
11 11 (0.88%) Computer Science
12 9 (0.72%) CESG
12 9 (0.72%) DTV
12 9 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
12 9 (0.72%) Open Source
13 8 (0.64%) Kindle
14 7 (0.56%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 599 (48.15%) Windows
2 267 (21.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 179 (14.39%) Linux
4 174 (13.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 158 (12.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 144 (11.58%) Windows 7
7 89 (7.15%) UNIX
8 79 (6.35%) Windows XP
9 69 (5.55%) Windows 8
10 40 (3.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 37 (2.97%) Solaris
12 25 (2.01%) Windows Vista
13 23 (1.85%) Android
14 22 (1.77%) CentOS
15 12 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
16 8 (0.64%) Apple iOS
16 8 (0.64%) Mac OS X
17 7 (0.56%) AIX
17 7 (0.56%) Mac OS
18 5 (0.40%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (24.20%) ITIL
2 123 (9.89%) Project Management
3 102 (8.20%) Network Design
4 97 (7.80%) PRINCE2
5 92 (7.40%) Service Delivery
6 81 (6.51%) Network Management
7 80 (6.43%) Load Balancing
8 75 (6.03%) Service Management
9 72 (5.79%) Change Management
10 69 (5.55%) Kalman Filter
11 55 (4.42%) Disaster Recovery
12 51 (4.10%) Change Control
13 46 (3.70%) Incident Management
14 45 (3.62%) Information Security
15 41 (3.30%) Penetration Testing
16 38 (3.05%) Capacity Management
17 36 (2.89%) Business Development
18 28 (2.25%) Line Management
18 28 (2.25%) Coaching
18 28 (2.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 147 (11.82%) SQL
2 80 (6.43%) C
3 17 (1.37%) Perl
3 17 (1.37%) PowerShell
4 16 (1.29%) C#
5 15 (1.21%) Python
6 13 (1.05%) PHP
6 13 (1.05%) T-SQL
7 9 (0.72%) C++
8 8 (0.64%) Ruby
8 8 (0.64%) Java
9 6 (0.48%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.40%) VB
11 4 (0.32%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.32%) VBScript
12 2 (0.16%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.16%) Embedded C++
12 2 (0.16%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 485 (38.99%) Cisco Certification
2 267 (21.46%) CCNP
3 253 (20.34%) CCNA
4 175 (14.07%) Degree
5 140 (11.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 111 (8.92%) Security Cleared
7 97 (7.80%) CCDA
8 96 (7.72%) MCSE
9 95 (7.64%) CCDP
10 81 (6.51%) CCIE
11 73 (5.87%) SC Cleared
12 56 (4.50%) ITIL Certification
13 53 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 52 (4.18%) MCP
15 46 (3.70%) CISSP
16 41 (3.30%) MCITP
17 38 (3.05%) CCSA
18 36 (2.89%) CCSE
19 32 (2.57%) MCSA
20 28 (2.25%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (7.80%) SLA
2 40 (3.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (2.33%) PCI DSS
4 16 (1.29%) COBIT
5 15 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 13 (1.05%) ISO 9001
6 13 (1.05%) QA
7 2 (0.16%) HL7
8 1 (0.080%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 323 (25.96%) Active Directory
2 225 (18.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (7.07%) Hyper-V
4 61 (4.90%) XenApp
5 54 (4.34%) vSphere
6 27 (2.17%) Snort
6 27 (2.17%) XenDesktop
7 20 (1.61%) VMware ESX
8 18 (1.45%) VMware Server
9 16 (1.29%) Forefront TMG
9 16 (1.29%) UAG
9 16 (1.29%) Terminal Server
10 13 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (0.96%) Terminal Services
12 10 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 9 (0.72%) vCloud
14 8 (0.64%) XenServer
14 8 (0.64%) ISA Server
15 7 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
16 6 (0.48%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (2.57%) Backup Exec
2 29 (2.33%) SCCM
3 21 (1.69%) CiscoWorks
4 17 (1.37%) SolarWinds Orion
5 15 (1.21%) HP NNM
5 15 (1.21%) Norton AntiVirus
5 15 (1.21%) SCOM
6 14 (1.13%) SCSM
7 13 (1.05%) Puppet
8 10 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
8 10 (0.80%) Nagios
9 9 (0.72%) NetBackup
10 8 (0.64%) WSUS
10 8 (0.64%) Netcool
11 7 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
12 5 (0.40%) Foglight
12 5 (0.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 5 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 5 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 5 (0.40%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 660 (53.05%) Cisco
2 446 (35.85%) Microsoft
3 348 (27.97%) VMware
4 199 (16.00%) CheckPoint
5 198 (15.92%) HP
6 183 (14.71%) Citrix
7 180 (14.47%) Juniper
8 99 (7.96%) F5
9 62 (4.98%) Red Hat
10 56 (4.50%) Oracle
11 42 (3.38%) Symantec
12 40 (3.22%) NetApp
13 37 (2.97%) Avaya
14 36 (2.89%) Blue Coat
15 33 (2.65%) SolarWinds
16 32 (2.57%) McAfee
16 32 (2.57%) Huawei
17 30 (2.41%) BT
17 30 (2.41%) Websense
17 30 (2.41%) Apple
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent salary plus full benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Posted: 13 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + £10K bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - Pension, Health plan and Life Assurance
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + great company!
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
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Portsmouth, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + including shift allowance
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Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago