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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 43 107 95
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -12
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1075 575 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.18% 2.54% 3.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.48% 11.52% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 896 466 550
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
4391 4990 5120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.17% 22.03% 23.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3521 3755 3985
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +73 397 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Berkshire +48 236 £40,000 - 25
Hampshire +26 195 £42,500 -17.07% 10
Buckinghamshire +56 98 £45,000 +68.22% 9
West Sussex +28 81 £50,000 +33.33% 6
Oxfordshire +20 24 £40,000 +3.22% 3
Middlesex +14 20 £45,750 -16.81%
Kent -28 20 £38,750 -8.82% 2
East Sussex +22 9 £34,500 -18.82% 1
Sussex - 4 £40,000 -
Home Counties -6 1 £52,500 +50.00%
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1731 (87.60%) WAN
2 1134 (57.39%) Cisco
3 1039 (52.58%) Firewall
4 863 (43.67%) Windows
5 743 (37.60%) Cisco Certification
6 657 (33.25%) Microsoft
7 619 (31.33%) VMware
8 565 (28.59%) ITIL
9 560 (28.34%) Active Directory
10 500 (25.30%) TCP/IP
11 491 (24.85%) CCNP
12 477 (24.14%) VPN
13 450 (22.77%) Data Centre
14 413 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
15 398 (20.14%) DNS
16 382 (19.33%) MS Excel
17 371 (18.78%) MS Exchange
18 369 (18.67%) VoIP
19 351 (17.76%) Citrix
20 345 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
21 341 (17.26%) CCNA
22 325 (16.45%) Windows Server 2012
23 310 (15.69%) DHCP
23 310 (15.69%) Wireless
24 292 (14.78%) Juniper
25 289 (14.63%) CheckPoint
26 287 (14.52%) Linux
27 274 (13.87%) Cisco ASA
28 268 (13.56%) MPLS
29 267 (13.51%) SAN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 371 (18.78%) MS Exchange
2 227 (11.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 158 (8.00%) Lync
4 113 (5.72%) IIS
5 96 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 84 (4.25%) SharePoint
7 52 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 39 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2007
9 28 (1.42%) Apache
10 23 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
11 20 (1.01%) IBM Notes
12 18 (0.91%) Lotus Domino
13 12 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
13 12 (0.61%) SAS
14 8 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (0.20%) Confluence
15 4 (0.20%) OpenStack
15 4 (0.20%) CMS
16 3 (0.15%) JBoss
16 3 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 382 (19.33%) MS Excel
2 200 (10.12%) MS Office
3 58 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 26 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.25%) MS Project
7 4 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.20%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 13 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.15%) MFGPRO
3 3 (0.15%) Epicor Vantage
4 2 (0.10%) Cognos Controller
4 2 (0.10%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 2 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.051%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.051%) Maximo
5 1 (0.051%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 57 (2.88%) IaaS
2 54 (2.73%) Office 365
3 45 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
4 40 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
5 36 (1.82%) PaaS
6 32 (1.62%) SaaS
7 10 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.051%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 1731 (87.60%) WAN
2 1039 (52.58%) Firewall
3 500 (25.30%) TCP/IP
4 477 (24.14%) VPN
5 398 (20.14%) DNS
6 369 (18.67%) VoIP
7 310 (15.69%) DHCP
7 310 (15.69%) Wireless
8 274 (13.87%) Cisco ASA
9 268 (13.56%) MPLS
10 267 (13.51%) SAN
11 228 (11.54%) BGP
12 203 (10.27%) Internet
13 200 (10.12%) VLAN
14 181 (9.16%) OSPF
15 171 (8.65%) Network Security
16 157 (7.95%) Cisco Nexus
17 155 (7.84%) EIGRP
18 142 (7.19%) Wi-Fi
19 114 (5.77%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 59 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (1.27%) MySQL
5 20 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (0.71%) DB2
7 13 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
7 13 (0.66%) Relational Database
8 11 (0.56%) Oracle Database
9 9 (0.46%) OLTP
10 8 (0.40%) RDBMS
11 7 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (0.20%) Big Data
15 3 (0.15%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 13 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (0.35%) JIRA
4 4 (0.20%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.15%) Hudson
5 3 (0.15%) LoadRunner
5 3 (0.15%) Subversion
5 3 (0.15%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.10%) MSI
6 2 (0.10%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.051%) Gerrit
General
1 228 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 208 (10.53%) Finance
3 75 (3.80%) Electronics
4 46 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 37 (1.87%) Retail
6 36 (1.82%) Marketing
7 29 (1.47%) Back Office
8 28 (1.42%) Banking
9 22 (1.11%) Financial Institution
10 16 (0.81%) Advertising
11 13 (0.66%) Legal
12 12 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
13 10 (0.51%) German Language
14 8 (0.40%) Aerospace
15 7 (0.35%) Billing
16 5 (0.25%) Games
17 4 (0.20%) Publishing
17 4 (0.20%) Automotive
17 4 (0.20%) Law
17 4 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 482 (24.39%) Network Engineer
2 225 (11.39%) Support Engineer
3 204 (10.32%) Architect
4 202 (10.22%) Analyst
5 159 (8.05%) Senior Network Engineer
6 136 (6.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 110 (5.57%) Consultant
8 109 (5.52%) Administrator
9 98 (4.96%) Systems Administrator
10 81 (4.10%) Solutions Architect
11 69 (3.49%) Support Analyst
12 67 (3.39%) Systems Engineer
13 66 (3.34%) Technical Engineer
14 63 (3.19%) Network Architect
15 60 (3.04%) 2nd Line Support
16 59 (2.99%) Project Manager
16 59 (2.99%) Security Engineer
17 58 (2.94%) IT Support
18 55 (2.78%) Technical Support
19 52 (2.63%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (4.30%) Web Services
2 50 (2.53%) 802.1X
3 32 (1.62%) .NET
4 26 (1.32%) CSS
5 20 (1.01%) HTML
6 18 (0.91%) TAPI
6 18 (0.91%) JTAPI
7 13 (0.66%) Ajax
7 13 (0.66%) CCXML
7 13 (0.66%) VXML
8 7 (0.35%) XML
8 7 (0.35%) J2EE
8 7 (0.35%) XMPP
9 6 (0.30%) LAMP
10 5 (0.25%) COM
11 4 (0.20%) ODBC
11 4 (0.20%) Middleware
11 4 (0.20%) SAP Basis
12 3 (0.15%) Application Packaging
12 3 (0.15%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 450 (22.77%) Data Centre
2 139 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (3.44%) Management Information System
4 63 (3.19%) Computer Science
5 62 (3.14%) Video Conferencing
6 51 (2.58%) Clustering
7 44 (2.23%) Blackberry
8 41 (2.07%) Enterprise Storage
9 40 (2.02%) IVR
9 40 (2.02%) PKI
10 39 (1.97%) Hybrid Cloud
11 31 (1.57%) BYOD
11 31 (1.57%) Replication
12 26 (1.32%) Statistics
13 25 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 25 (1.27%) EqualLogic
14 21 (1.06%) iSeries
14 21 (1.06%) e-Health
15 19 (0.96%) Handset
16 15 (0.76%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 863 (43.67%) Windows
2 345 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 325 (16.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 287 (14.52%) Linux
5 188 (9.51%) Windows 7
6 167 (8.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 147 (7.44%) UNIX
8 65 (3.29%) Windows 8
9 62 (3.14%) Windows XP
10 59 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 40 (2.02%) AIX
11 40 (2.02%) Solaris
12 29 (1.47%) Android
13 22 (1.11%) Windows 2000
14 18 (0.91%) Ubuntu
15 17 (0.86%) Mac OS X
16 16 (0.81%) CentOS
17 13 (0.66%) Debian
17 13 (0.66%) VMS
18 9 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 565 (28.59%) ITIL
2 200 (10.12%) Load Balancing
3 144 (7.29%) Project Management
4 142 (7.19%) Disaster Recovery
5 137 (6.93%) Service Management
6 135 (6.83%) Network Design
7 117 (5.92%) Migration
8 106 (5.36%) Service Delivery
9 104 (5.26%) Incident Management
9 104 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
10 98 (4.96%) Network Management
10 98 (4.96%) Information Security
11 97 (4.91%) PRINCE2
12 94 (4.76%) Change Management
13 86 (4.35%) Business Continuity
14 67 (3.39%) E-Commerce
15 66 (3.34%) Performance Management
16 62 (3.14%) Change Control
17 61 (3.09%) Root Cause Analysis
18 59 (2.99%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 212 (10.73%) SQL
2 38 (1.92%) Perl
3 32 (1.62%) C
4 31 (1.57%) Java
5 28 (1.42%) PowerShell
6 24 (1.21%) JavaScript
7 21 (1.06%) Python
8 14 (0.71%) Bash Shell
9 12 (0.61%) Shell Script
10 11 (0.56%) PHP
11 10 (0.51%) T-SQL
12 6 (0.30%) C++
13 4 (0.20%) VBScript
13 4 (0.20%) Ada
14 3 (0.15%) Ruby
14 3 (0.15%) Go
15 2 (0.10%) R
16 1 (0.051%) Korn
16 1 (0.051%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.051%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 743 (37.60%) Cisco Certification
2 491 (24.85%) CCNP
3 341 (17.26%) CCNA
4 231 (11.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 198 (10.02%) Degree
6 193 (9.77%) Security Cleared
7 152 (7.69%) MCSE
8 141 (7.14%) CCIE
9 121 (6.12%) SC Cleared
10 93 (4.71%) MCITP
11 90 (4.55%) MCP
12 57 (2.88%) MCTS
12 57 (2.88%) DV Cleared
13 55 (2.78%) CCDP
14 51 (2.58%) MCSA
15 50 (2.53%) CISSP
16 49 (2.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 41 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
18 38 (1.92%) CCSA
19 32 (1.62%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 196 (9.92%) SLA
2 71 (3.59%) PCI DSS
3 45 (2.28%) QA
4 22 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 14 (0.71%) ISO 9001
7 8 (0.40%) PMBOK
8 6 (0.30%) COBIT
9 5 (0.25%) HL7
9 5 (0.25%) DICOM
10 1 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 560 (28.34%) Active Directory
2 413 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 225 (11.39%) Hyper-V
4 183 (9.26%) XenApp
5 108 (5.47%) vSphere
6 95 (4.81%) VMware ESX
7 92 (4.66%) VMware ESXi
8 68 (3.44%) XenDesktop
9 28 (1.42%) Firmware
10 24 (1.21%) Terminal Server
11 21 (1.06%) XenServer
12 17 (0.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 14 (0.71%) Snort
14 13 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
15 11 (0.56%) Terminal Services
16 8 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 7 (0.35%) EMC RecoverPoint
18 6 (0.30%) vCloud
18 6 (0.30%) iptables
18 6 (0.30%) Samba
Systems Management
1 111 (5.62%) SCCM
2 64 (3.24%) WSUS
3 60 (3.04%) Backup Exec
4 49 (2.48%) CiscoWorks
5 48 (2.43%) Cisco CUCM
6 43 (2.18%) SCOM
6 43 (2.18%) Cisco Prime
7 39 (1.97%) FortiGate
8 38 (1.92%) Cisco LMS
9 33 (1.67%) Cisco UCCX
10 21 (1.06%) Nagios
11 20 (1.01%) CA Spectrum
12 18 (0.91%) Puppet
13 17 (0.86%) ARCserve
14 15 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
14 15 (0.76%) Opsview
15 13 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
15 13 (0.66%) SCSM
16 10 (0.51%) NetBackup
17 9 (0.46%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1134 (57.39%) Cisco
2 657 (33.25%) Microsoft
3 619 (31.33%) VMware
4 351 (17.76%) Citrix
5 292 (14.78%) Juniper
6 289 (14.63%) CheckPoint
7 234 (11.84%) HP
8 216 (10.93%) F5
9 128 (6.48%) Avaya
10 87 (4.40%) Oracle
11 84 (4.25%) NetApp
12 72 (3.64%) 3PAR
13 68 (3.44%) Fortinet
14 64 (3.24%) SolarWinds
15 59 (2.99%) Red Hat
16 55 (2.78%) IBM
17 52 (2.63%) Dell
17 52 (2.63%) Blue Coat
18 49 (2.48%) Symantec
19 40 (2.02%) Aruba
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £38000 - £40000 Per Annum Pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £47500.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 plus excellent
Posted: 3 days ago