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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 80 93 82
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs citing LAN 734 629 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.54% 2.99% 3.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.25% 14.62% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 595 528 623
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,600 £23,452
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
4516 4302 5065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.80% 20.44% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3472 3344 4093
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +56 208 £37,500 -11.24% 30
Hampshire +10 177 £45,000 +15.38% 12
Berkshire +18 165 £45,000 - 13
West Sussex -9 45 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Buckinghamshire -8 42 £42,500 +6.25% 6
East Sussex +11 39 £42,500 +49.12% 5
Kent -10 34 £47,500 +17.28% 1
Middlesex +10 14 £52,500 +10.52%
Oxfordshire -7 13 £40,000 +3.22% 4
Sussex -2 1 £50,000 -
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 1283 (87.28%) WAN
2 735 (50.00%) Windows
3 724 (49.25%) Cisco
4 646 (43.95%) Firewall
5 502 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
6 499 (33.95%) Microsoft
7 480 (32.65%) VMware
8 409 (27.82%) Active Directory
9 393 (26.73%) TCP/IP
10 375 (25.51%) ITIL
11 347 (23.61%) CCNP
12 346 (23.54%) VPN
13 336 (22.86%) MS Excel
14 328 (22.31%) VMware Infrastructure
15 318 (21.63%) MS Exchange
16 288 (19.59%) Windows Server 2008
17 282 (19.18%) DNS
18 250 (17.01%) Cisco ASA
19 247 (16.80%) CCNA
19 247 (16.80%) MS Office
20 243 (16.53%) Citrix
21 235 (15.99%) Linux
22 227 (15.44%) MPLS
23 223 (15.17%) Juniper
23 223 (15.17%) Wireless
24 221 (15.03%) SAN
25 215 (14.63%) VoIP
26 206 (14.01%) Windows Server 2012
27 204 (13.88%) DHCP
28 194 (13.20%) HP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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
1 318 (21.63%) MS Exchange
2 155 (10.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 111 (7.55%) Lync
4 91 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 81 (5.51%) IIS
6 71 (4.83%) SharePoint
7 50 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2007
8 24 (1.63%) Apache
9 23 (1.56%) CMS
10 19 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
11 18 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 13 (0.88%) Moodle
13 8 (0.54%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.48%) nginx
15 6 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
15 6 (0.41%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
16 4 (0.27%) Confluence
16 4 (0.27%) GlassFish
Applications
1 336 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 247 (16.80%) MS Office
3 30 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (1.22%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.82%) MS Project
6 7 (0.48%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.068%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.068%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (0.54%) SalesLogix
2 4 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.27%) GoldMine
3 2 (0.14%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.14%) Epicor Vantage
3 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.14%) BPCS
3 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.14%) Nortel Periphonics
Cloud Services
1 52 (3.54%) IaaS
2 50 (3.40%) Office 365
3 27 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
4 19 (1.29%) PaaS
5 18 (1.22%) SaaS
6 9 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1283 (87.28%) WAN
2 646 (43.95%) Firewall
3 393 (26.73%) TCP/IP
4 346 (23.54%) VPN
5 282 (19.18%) DNS
6 250 (17.01%) Cisco ASA
7 227 (15.44%) MPLS
8 223 (15.17%) Wireless
9 221 (15.03%) SAN
10 215 (14.63%) VoIP
11 204 (13.88%) DHCP
12 184 (12.52%) BGP
13 168 (11.43%) Network Security
14 154 (10.48%) OSPF
15 143 (9.73%) VLAN
16 120 (8.16%) Ethernet
17 117 (7.96%) EIGRP
18 109 (7.41%) Internet
19 98 (6.67%) SSL
19 98 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (10.54%) SQL Server
2 23 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
2 23 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 22 (1.50%) MySQL
3 22 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
4 18 (1.22%) DB2
5 17 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (0.95%) Relational Database
7 12 (0.82%) Oracle Database
8 11 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.27%) MS Access
11 4 (0.27%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.20%) IDOL
13 2 (0.14%) CorVu
13 2 (0.14%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.14%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (1.70%) LoadRunner
2 22 (1.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 14 (0.95%) JIRA
4 12 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (0.54%) Git (software)
5 8 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (0.54%) WinRunner
6 7 (0.48%) Subversion
6 7 (0.48%) Jenkins
7 6 (0.41%) AdminStudio
8 4 (0.27%) Bugzilla
8 4 (0.27%) SilkPerformer
8 4 (0.27%) TestDirector
8 4 (0.27%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.27%) Selenium
8 4 (0.27%) MSTest
9 3 (0.20%) Hudson
9 3 (0.20%) MSI
10 2 (0.14%) PVCS
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 157 (10.68%) Telecoms
2 106 (7.21%) Finance
3 31 (2.11%) Manufacturing
3 31 (2.11%) Retail
4 29 (1.97%) Banking
5 23 (1.56%) Electronics
6 15 (1.02%) Legal
7 14 (0.95%) Advertising
8 13 (0.88%) Military
9 12 (0.82%) French Language
9 12 (0.82%) German Language
10 9 (0.61%) Spanish Language
10 9 (0.61%) Games
11 8 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.54%) Marketing
12 5 (0.34%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.27%) Law
13 4 (0.27%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.27%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 350 (23.81%) Network Engineer
2 279 (18.98%) Support Engineer
3 179 (12.18%) Analyst
4 96 (6.53%) Consultant
5 95 (6.46%) Senior Network Engineer
6 92 (6.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 87 (5.92%) Architect
8 81 (5.51%) Technical Engineer
9 78 (5.31%) Technical Support
10 76 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
11 73 (4.97%) Support Analyst
12 66 (4.49%) Technical Support Engineer
13 54 (3.67%) Network Support
14 53 (3.61%) Service Desk Analyst
14 53 (3.61%) Service Analyst
14 53 (3.61%) IT Support
15 52 (3.54%) Project Manager
16 45 (3.06%) Network Support Engineer
17 43 (2.93%) 2nd Line Support
18 40 (2.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (2.24%) HTML
1 33 (2.24%) .NET
2 29 (1.97%) CSS
3 24 (1.63%) Web Services
3 24 (1.63%) Ajax
4 23 (1.56%) ASP.NET
5 9 (0.61%) LAMP
6 7 (0.48%) XMPP
7 6 (0.41%) Application Packaging
7 6 (0.41%) HTML5
7 6 (0.41%) CSS3
8 5 (0.34%) WAP
8 5 (0.34%) XML
9 3 (0.20%) X-Windows
10 2 (0.14%) ODBC
10 2 (0.14%) CGI
10 2 (0.14%) XSL
10 2 (0.14%) J2EE
10 2 (0.14%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (0.14%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 93 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (4.83%) Management Information System
3 53 (3.61%) Blackberry
4 51 (3.47%) Video Conferencing
5 37 (2.52%) Computer Science
6 32 (2.18%) PKI
7 26 (1.77%) Open Source
8 25 (1.70%) iPhone
9 22 (1.50%) Fat Client
9 22 (1.50%) Thin Client
10 21 (1.43%) Clustering
11 20 (1.36%) FMCG
12 19 (1.29%) iPad
12 19 (1.29%) Replication
13 15 (1.02%) Mathematics
14 14 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
14 14 (0.95%) iSeries
15 13 (0.88%) VLE
16 12 (0.82%) CMDB
17 10 (0.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 735 (50.00%) Windows
2 288 (19.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 235 (15.99%) Linux
4 206 (14.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 190 (12.93%) Windows 7
6 183 (12.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 93 (6.33%) UNIX
8 74 (5.03%) Windows XP
9 70 (4.76%) Windows 8
10 33 (2.24%) Solaris
11 19 (1.29%) Android
11 19 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (1.22%) Apple iOS
13 17 (1.16%) CentOS
13 17 (1.16%) Windows Vista
14 16 (1.09%) AIX
15 15 (1.02%) VMS
16 14 (0.95%) SUSE
17 11 (0.75%) Mac OS
18 10 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (25.51%) ITIL
2 130 (8.84%) Service Delivery
3 110 (7.48%) Project Management
4 105 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 100 (6.80%) Migration
6 91 (6.19%) Service Management
7 90 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
7 90 (6.12%) Network Monitoring
8 83 (5.65%) Load Balancing
9 79 (5.37%) Change Management
10 75 (5.10%) PRINCE2
11 63 (4.29%) Network Design
11 63 (4.29%) Kalman Filter
12 60 (4.08%) Mentoring
13 54 (3.67%) Agile Software Development
14 53 (3.61%) Penetration Testing
15 51 (3.47%) Information Security
16 44 (2.99%) Network Management
16 44 (2.99%) Change Control
17 42 (2.86%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 191 (12.99%) SQL
2 41 (2.79%) Java
3 36 (2.45%) PowerShell
4 35 (2.38%) C
5 30 (2.04%) Perl
6 26 (1.77%) PHP
7 24 (1.63%) T-SQL
8 19 (1.29%) Python
9 14 (0.95%) Bash Shell
10 11 (0.75%) VBScript
11 9 (0.61%) JavaScript
12 7 (0.48%) Ruby
13 6 (0.41%) Golang
13 6 (0.41%) C++
14 4 (0.27%) C#
14 4 (0.27%) VB
15 3 (0.20%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.14%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.14%) Embedded C++
17 1 (0.068%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 502 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
2 347 (23.61%) CCNP
3 247 (16.80%) CCNA
4 161 (10.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 155 (10.54%) Security Cleared
6 147 (10.00%) Degree
7 119 (8.10%) SC Cleared
8 109 (7.41%) MCSE
9 78 (5.31%) CCIE
10 71 (4.83%) MCP
11 63 (4.29%) MCITP
12 56 (3.81%) DV Cleared
12 56 (3.81%) ITIL Certification
13 55 (3.74%) CISSP
14 46 (3.13%) CCDP
15 41 (2.79%) CCDA
15 41 (2.79%) MCTS
16 38 (2.59%) MCSA
17 34 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 34 (2.31%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 177 (12.04%) SLA
2 31 (2.11%) PCI DSS
3 30 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (1.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 16 (1.09%) COBIT
6 12 (0.82%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.34%) HL7
7 5 (0.34%) DICOM
8 4 (0.27%) QA
9 2 (0.14%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.068%) BS25999
System Software
1 409 (27.82%) Active Directory
2 328 (22.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 131 (8.91%) Hyper-V
4 113 (7.69%) XenApp
5 71 (4.83%) vSphere
6 60 (4.08%) XenDesktop
7 50 (3.40%) VMware ESX
8 46 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
9 24 (1.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 23 (1.56%) Terminal Services
11 22 (1.50%) VMware Server
12 16 (1.09%) Terminal Server
13 14 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
14 12 (0.82%) Firmware
15 11 (0.75%) Samba
15 11 (0.75%) XenServer
16 9 (0.61%) Forefront TMG
16 9 (0.61%) UAG
17 7 (0.48%) Postfix
17 7 (0.48%) Snort
Systems Management
1 79 (5.37%) SCCM
2 45 (3.06%) Backup Exec
3 41 (2.79%) SCOM
4 33 (2.24%) WSUS
5 31 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
6 30 (2.04%) Cisco Prime
7 29 (1.97%) Nagios
8 27 (1.84%) CiscoWorks
9 21 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
9 21 (1.43%) Puppet
10 20 (1.36%) Cisco LMS
10 20 (1.36%) Opsview
11 13 (0.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 12 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
13 11 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
14 10 (0.68%) SolarWinds Orion
15 9 (0.61%) SCDPM
16 8 (0.54%) SCSM
16 8 (0.54%) ARCserve
17 6 (0.41%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 724 (49.25%) Cisco
2 499 (33.95%) Microsoft
3 480 (32.65%) VMware
4 243 (16.53%) Citrix
5 223 (15.17%) Juniper
6 194 (13.20%) HP
7 169 (11.50%) CheckPoint
8 125 (8.50%) F5
9 101 (6.87%) Oracle
10 70 (4.76%) Symantec
11 62 (4.22%) SolarWinds
12 56 (3.81%) Avaya
13 46 (3.13%) Red Hat
13 46 (3.13%) Aruba
14 45 (3.06%) 3PAR
15 43 (2.93%) Dell
16 38 (2.59%) NetApp
17 37 (2.52%) IBM
18 35 (2.38%) McAfee
18 35 (2.38%) Websense
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £49,000 per annum Excellent salary plus variable plus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reigate, Surrey
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Car, Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + On application
Posted: 2 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £23k plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + pack
Posted: 6 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + On application
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + On application
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + On application
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + On application
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bexhill-on-sea, Sussex
Hastings Direct
Salary: Bonus, Car Allw., Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Secure Virtual
Salary: Package (Depending on Experience)
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: 3 days ago