The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 69 70 56
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs citing LAN 5 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.79% 0.37% 2.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.94% 2.53% 13.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 19
Average salary £27,500 £55,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +83.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAN
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
127 79 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 20.00% 14.74% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 109 43 132
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

LAN
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Suffolk region.

LAN Salary Trend in Suffolk

LAN
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
Ipswich -7 3 £21,000 -72.00%
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £27,500 -
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 13 (81.25%) Windows
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) WAN
3 10 (62.50%) Hyper-V
4 9 (56.25%) VMware
5 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (50.00%) HP
5 8 (50.00%) SQL
5 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (50.00%) Lync
6 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
7 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
7 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
7 6 (37.50%) SAN
8 5 (31.25%) Firewall
8 5 (31.25%) WSUS
9 4 (25.00%) BYOD
9 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (25.00%) EMC
9 4 (25.00%) NetApp
9 4 (25.00%) VPN
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (18.75%) MS Office
10 3 (18.75%) ITIL
10 3 (18.75%) DNS
10 3 (18.75%) WLAN
10 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
10 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
10 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (18.75%) Windows 7

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 8 (50.00%) Lync
2 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
3 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) WAN
2 6 (37.50%) SAN
3 5 (31.25%) Firewall
4 4 (25.00%) VPN
5 3 (18.75%) DNS
5 3 (18.75%) WLAN
6 2 (12.50%) MPLS
6 2 (12.50%) HTTP
6 2 (12.50%) SSL
7 1 (6.25%) VoIP
7 1 (6.25%) DHCP
7 1 (6.25%) Wireless
7 1 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) WSH
2 1 (6.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) BYOD
2 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Streaming Video
2 2 (12.50%) Replication
2 2 (12.50%) Tandem
2 2 (12.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 2 (12.50%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) Content Management
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Patch Management
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (12.50%) MCITP
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (12.50%) MCP
1 2 (12.50%) MCSE
1 2 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) HP ASE
2 1 (6.25%) ACSP
2 1 (6.25%) VCP5
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) WSUS
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (6.25%) Nagios
3 1 (6.25%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 8 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (25.00%) EMC
4 4 (25.00%) NetApp
5 2 (12.50%) 3PAR
5 2 (12.50%) Veeam
5 2 (12.50%) Polycom
5 2 (12.50%) Brocade
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) Apple
5 2 (12.50%) Sage
6 1 (6.25%) Symantec
6 1 (6.25%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) Aruba
6 1 (6.25%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (6.25%) Meraki
6 1 (6.25%) Meru Networks