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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 55 116 97
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -19
Permanent jobs citing LAN 957 529 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.60% 2.35% 2.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.38% 10.46% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 781 432 489
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
4277 5059 4742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.58% 22.50% 22.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3465 3742 3670
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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
Surrey +85 328 £42,500 +13.33% 16
Berkshire +48 227 £40,000 -11.11% 18
Hampshire +33 147 £42,000 -1.17% 8
Buckinghamshire +39 96 £40,000 -4.19% 8
West Sussex +19 92 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Oxfordshire +11 25 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Kent -34 23 £40,000 -17.09% 3
Middlesex +10 16 £50,000 +5.26%
Sussex - 10 £40,000 -
East Sussex +12 9 £37,500 +7.14%
Home Counties -4 1 £52,500 +50.00%
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 1684 (87.30%) WAN
2 1128 (58.48%) Cisco
3 1050 (54.43%) Firewall
4 858 (44.48%) Windows
5 733 (38.00%) Cisco Certification
6 648 (33.59%) Microsoft
7 626 (32.45%) VMware
8 566 (29.34%) ITIL
9 555 (28.77%) Active Directory
10 490 (25.40%) CCNP
11 477 (24.73%) VPN
12 456 (23.64%) TCP/IP
13 441 (22.86%) Data Centre
14 406 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
15 404 (20.94%) DNS
16 377 (19.54%) VoIP
17 376 (19.49%) MS Excel
18 372 (19.28%) MS Exchange
19 347 (17.99%) Citrix
20 338 (17.52%) CCNA
21 337 (17.47%) Windows Server 2008
22 334 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
23 306 (15.86%) Wireless
24 299 (15.50%) CheckPoint
25 297 (15.40%) DHCP
26 295 (15.29%) Juniper
27 283 (14.67%) Linux
28 254 (13.17%) MPLS
29 253 (13.12%) Telecoms
30 252 (13.06%) SAN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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
1 372 (19.28%) MS Exchange
2 225 (11.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 134 (6.95%) Lync
4 113 (5.86%) IIS
5 106 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 88 (4.56%) SharePoint
7 46 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 41 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
9 37 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
10 25 (1.30%) Apache
11 20 (1.04%) IBM Notes
12 19 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
13 18 (0.93%) Lotus Domino
14 12 (0.62%) SAS
15 7 (0.36%) OpenStack
15 7 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
16 5 (0.26%) CMS
17 4 (0.21%) WebLogic
18 3 (0.16%) JBoss
18 3 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 376 (19.49%) MS Excel
2 198 (10.26%) MS Office
3 57 (2.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (1.04%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
6 3 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.16%) MFGPRO
4 3 (0.16%) Epicor Vantage
5 2 (0.10%) Adaptiv
5 2 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.10%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.052%) SAP CCM
6 1 (0.052%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.052%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.052%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 65 (3.37%) Office 365
2 49 (2.54%) IaaS
3 45 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
4 35 (1.81%) PaaS
5 29 (1.50%) SaaS
6 14 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.052%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 1684 (87.30%) WAN
2 1050 (54.43%) Firewall
3 477 (24.73%) VPN
4 456 (23.64%) TCP/IP
5 404 (20.94%) DNS
6 377 (19.54%) VoIP
7 306 (15.86%) Wireless
8 297 (15.40%) DHCP
9 254 (13.17%) MPLS
10 252 (13.06%) SAN
11 246 (12.75%) Cisco ASA
12 215 (11.15%) Internet
13 202 (10.47%) BGP
14 185 (9.59%) VLAN
15 171 (8.86%) Network Security
16 162 (8.40%) OSPF
17 157 (8.14%) Wi-Fi
18 149 (7.72%) Cisco Nexus
19 121 (6.27%) EIGRP
20 118 (6.12%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 61 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (1.19%) MySQL
4 23 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (0.62%) Oracle Database
7 11 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (0.57%) DB2
8 10 (0.52%) OLTP
8 10 (0.52%) Relational Database
9 9 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (0.41%) RDBMS
10 8 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.21%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.21%) Big Data
14 2 (0.10%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (0.21%) JIRA
4 3 (0.16%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.052%) MSI
5 1 (0.052%) WebLOAD
General
1 253 (13.12%) Telecoms
2 244 (12.65%) Finance
3 73 (3.78%) Electronics
4 42 (2.18%) Manufacturing
5 38 (1.97%) Back Office
6 36 (1.87%) Marketing
7 34 (1.76%) Banking
7 34 (1.76%) Retail
8 24 (1.24%) Financial Institution
9 14 (0.73%) Advertising
10 12 (0.62%) German Language
11 11 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (0.52%) Legal
13 8 (0.41%) Billing
14 6 (0.31%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.31%) French Language
15 4 (0.21%) Automotive
16 3 (0.16%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.16%) Publishing
17 2 (0.10%) Games
Job Titles
1 460 (23.85%) Network Engineer
2 216 (11.20%) Support Engineer
3 199 (10.32%) Architect
4 198 (10.26%) Analyst
5 147 (7.62%) Senior Network Engineer
6 136 (7.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 132 (6.84%) Administrator
8 120 (6.22%) Systems Administrator
9 102 (5.29%) Consultant
10 80 (4.15%) Solutions Architect
11 72 (3.73%) Systems Engineer
12 69 (3.58%) Technical Engineer
13 68 (3.53%) Support Analyst
14 64 (3.32%) Project Manager
15 60 (3.11%) 2nd Line Support
16 58 (3.01%) 3rd Line Support
17 56 (2.90%) Network Architect
17 56 (2.90%) IT Support
18 55 (2.85%) Security Engineer
19 54 (2.80%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (4.61%) Web Services
2 53 (2.75%) 802.1X
3 30 (1.56%) .NET
4 29 (1.50%) CSS
5 21 (1.09%) HTML
6 18 (0.93%) JTAPI
6 18 (0.93%) TAPI
7 14 (0.73%) Ajax
8 13 (0.67%) CCXML
8 13 (0.67%) VXML
9 8 (0.41%) XML
10 7 (0.36%) J2EE
11 6 (0.31%) Middleware
12 5 (0.26%) COM
13 4 (0.21%) SOAP
13 4 (0.21%) SAP Basis
13 4 (0.21%) XMPP
14 3 (0.16%) Application Packaging
14 3 (0.16%) HTML5
14 3 (0.16%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 441 (22.86%) Data Centre
2 161 (8.35%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (3.21%) Video Conferencing
4 61 (3.16%) Management Information System
5 57 (2.95%) Computer Science
6 47 (2.44%) IVR
7 45 (2.33%) Clustering
8 43 (2.23%) Enterprise Storage
9 39 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
10 38 (1.97%) Blackberry
11 32 (1.66%) Replication
12 30 (1.56%) PKI
13 26 (1.35%) BYOD
13 26 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 24 (1.24%) Statistics
15 23 (1.19%) EqualLogic
16 20 (1.04%) AS400
17 19 (0.98%) Handset
17 19 (0.98%) Thin Client
17 19 (0.98%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 858 (44.48%) Windows
2 337 (17.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 334 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 283 (14.67%) Linux
5 186 (9.64%) Windows 7
6 168 (8.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 153 (7.93%) UNIX
8 65 (3.37%) Windows XP
8 65 (3.37%) Windows 8
9 61 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 41 (2.13%) AIX
11 37 (1.92%) Solaris
12 25 (1.30%) Android
13 24 (1.24%) Windows 2000
14 17 (0.88%) Mac OS X
15 16 (0.83%) CentOS
16 14 (0.73%) Ubuntu
17 10 (0.52%) Debian
17 10 (0.52%) VMS
18 9 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 566 (29.34%) ITIL
2 187 (9.69%) Load Balancing
3 148 (7.67%) Project Management
4 139 (7.21%) Service Management
5 133 (6.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 119 (6.17%) Network Design
7 103 (5.34%) Change Management
7 103 (5.34%) Migration
8 97 (5.03%) PRINCE2
9 92 (4.77%) Network Management
10 87 (4.51%) Network Monitoring
11 85 (4.41%) Incident Management
12 84 (4.35%) Information Security
13 83 (4.30%) Service Delivery
14 69 (3.58%) E-Commerce
15 66 (3.42%) Business Continuity
16 61 (3.16%) Capacity Planning
17 60 (3.11%) Performance Management
18 55 (2.85%) Change Control
18 55 (2.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 214 (11.09%) SQL
2 39 (2.02%) Perl
3 33 (1.71%) Java
4 29 (1.50%) C
5 25 (1.30%) JavaScript
5 25 (1.30%) PowerShell
6 20 (1.04%) Python
7 13 (0.67%) Shell Script
7 13 (0.67%) Bash Shell
7 13 (0.67%) T-SQL
8 7 (0.36%) C++
9 6 (0.31%) C#
10 5 (0.26%) PHP
11 4 (0.21%) Ada
12 3 (0.16%) VBScript
13 2 (0.10%) R
14 1 (0.052%) Go
14 1 (0.052%) ANSI C
14 1 (0.052%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.052%) Korn
Qualifications
1 733 (38.00%) Cisco Certification
2 490 (25.40%) CCNP
3 338 (17.52%) CCNA
4 238 (12.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 188 (9.75%) Security Cleared
6 179 (9.28%) Degree
7 155 (8.04%) MCSE
8 122 (6.32%) CCIE
9 114 (5.91%) SC Cleared
10 104 (5.39%) MCITP
11 98 (5.08%) MCP
12 70 (3.63%) MCTS
13 51 (2.64%) MCSA
14 48 (2.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 47 (2.44%) DV Cleared
15 47 (2.44%) CCDP
16 40 (2.07%) CCSA
17 37 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
18 34 (1.76%) CCSE
19 32 (1.66%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (8.71%) SLA
2 60 (3.11%) PCI DSS
3 43 (2.23%) QA
4 18 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 14 (0.73%) ISO 9001
7 8 (0.41%) PMBOK
8 6 (0.31%) COBIT
9 3 (0.16%) HL7
9 3 (0.16%) DICOM
10 1 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 555 (28.77%) Active Directory
2 406 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 231 (11.98%) Hyper-V
4 176 (9.12%) XenApp
5 107 (5.55%) VMware ESX
6 106 (5.50%) vSphere
7 91 (4.72%) VMware ESXi
8 62 (3.21%) XenDesktop
9 35 (1.81%) Firmware
10 21 (1.09%) Terminal Server
11 17 (0.88%) XenServer
12 14 (0.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 11 (0.57%) Terminal Services
13 11 (0.57%) Snort
14 10 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
15 8 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
15 8 (0.41%) DFS Replication
16 7 (0.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 7 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 6 (0.31%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 111 (5.75%) SCCM
2 68 (3.53%) Backup Exec
3 58 (3.01%) WSUS
4 53 (2.75%) Cisco CUCM
5 50 (2.59%) CiscoWorks
6 43 (2.23%) FortiGate
6 43 (2.23%) Cisco UCCX
7 42 (2.18%) SCOM
8 41 (2.13%) Cisco LMS
9 34 (1.76%) Cisco Prime
10 19 (0.98%) CA Spectrum
11 17 (0.88%) Nagios
12 14 (0.73%) Puppet
13 13 (0.67%) SolarWinds Orion
13 13 (0.67%) ARCserve
13 13 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
14 11 (0.57%) Cisco IPCC
14 11 (0.57%) NetBackup
15 10 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
15 10 (0.52%) Opsview
Vendors
1 1128 (58.48%) Cisco
2 648 (33.59%) Microsoft
3 626 (32.45%) VMware
4 347 (17.99%) Citrix
5 299 (15.50%) CheckPoint
6 295 (15.29%) Juniper
7 214 (11.09%) HP
8 211 (10.94%) F5
9 133 (6.89%) Avaya
10 84 (4.35%) Oracle
10 84 (4.35%) NetApp
11 67 (3.47%) Fortinet
12 62 (3.21%) Blue Coat
12 62 (3.21%) 3PAR
13 60 (3.11%) Red Hat
14 54 (2.80%) IBM
14 54 (2.80%) Dell
14 54 (2.80%) Symantec
15 52 (2.70%) SolarWinds
16 36 (1.87%) Aruba
Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £400 - 500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + Car, pension, bonus, OT, On-call
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 24 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum £65-80k+
Posted: 15 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum £65-80k+
Posted: 15 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum £50-60k+
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Hudson IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Sovereign Housing Association
Salary: c£39,600
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Full Package
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Company Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45k - 65k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40k - 48k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
ninesharp
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago