The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 36 44 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing LAN 22 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.52% 2.30% 5.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.88% 16.95% 21.70%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 20
Median salary £33,000 £28,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -37.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £33,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
69 59 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.17% 13.59% 25.06%
Number of salaries quoted 55 56 90
Median salary £37,000 £33,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.12% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Suffolk

LAN
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds - 15 £40,000 -
Ipswich +4 5 £33,500 +3.07%
Newmarket - 1 £27,500 -
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for LAN.

1 35 (85.37%) WAN
2 24 (58.54%) Windows
3 23 (56.10%) Cisco
4 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
5 20 (48.78%) VPN
6 19 (46.34%) CCNP
6 19 (46.34%) CCNA
6 19 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (46.34%) Firewall
6 19 (46.34%) Network Management
7 17 (41.46%) Active Directory
7 17 (41.46%) VoIP
7 17 (41.46%) Capacity Planning
8 16 (39.02%) DNS
8 16 (39.02%) Wireless
8 16 (39.02%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (36.59%) VMware
9 15 (36.59%) Network Security
9 15 (36.59%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (36.59%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (31.71%) vSphere
11 12 (29.27%) WLAN
11 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
12 11 (26.83%) HTTP
12 11 (26.83%) SQL
12 11 (26.83%) Telecoms
12 11 (26.83%) High Availability
12 11 (26.83%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
13 10 (24.39%) ADSL

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.32%) IIS
3 3 (7.32%) Skype for Business
4 2 (4.88%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
2 8 (19.51%) MS Office
3 3 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (12.20%) Office 365
2 3 (7.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (85.37%) WAN
2 20 (48.78%) VPN
3 19 (46.34%) Firewall
4 17 (41.46%) VoIP
5 16 (39.02%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (39.02%) DNS
5 16 (39.02%) Wireless
6 15 (36.59%) Cisco Nexus
6 15 (36.59%) Network Security
7 12 (29.27%) WLAN
8 11 (26.83%) HTTP
9 10 (24.39%) ADSL
9 10 (24.39%) Internet
10 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
11 7 (17.07%) LDAP
12 6 (14.63%) DHCP
13 5 (12.20%) SSL
14 4 (9.76%) IPsec
14 4 (9.76%) NetScaler
14 4 (9.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (26.83%) Telecoms
2 7 (17.07%) Marketing
2 7 (17.07%) Publishing
3 3 (7.32%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Network Engineer
2 13 (31.71%) Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Support Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 5 (12.20%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (12.20%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Network Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) JSON
2 1 (2.44%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) EMC VNX
2 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.76%) iPad
3 4 (9.76%) iPhone
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.44%) EPoS
5 1 (2.44%) HP Storage
5 1 (2.44%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (2.44%) iSeries
5 1 (2.44%) Replication
5 1 (2.44%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 24 (58.54%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
3 8 (19.51%) Linux
4 5 (12.20%) Unix
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.88%) CentOS
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Network Management
2 17 (41.46%) Capacity Planning
3 11 (26.83%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (26.83%) High Availability
4 9 (21.95%) Data Privacy
4 9 (21.95%) Network Design
5 7 (17.07%) Email Filtering
5 7 (17.07%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (17.07%) Project Management
6 4 (9.76%) DNA
6 4 (9.76%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (7.32%) Trend Analysis
7 3 (7.32%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (4.88%) DevOps
8 2 (4.88%) Feasibility Study
8 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.88%) Perl
3 2 (4.88%) Python
3 2 (4.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) CCNA
1 19 (46.34%) CCNP
1 19 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (41.46%) Active Directory
2 15 (36.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (31.71%) vSphere
4 7 (17.07%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.32%) Firmware
6 2 (4.88%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (4.88%) Xen
6 2 (4.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (4.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (56.10%) Cisco
2 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
3 15 (36.59%) VMware
4 8 (19.51%) HP
5 7 (17.07%) Avaya
5 7 (17.07%) Dell
5 7 (17.07%) EMC
6 5 (12.20%) Citrix
7 4 (9.76%) Symantec
8 3 (7.32%) Oracle
9 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.88%) Fortinet
9 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.44%) Aruba
10 1 (2.44%) Brocade
10 1 (2.44%) IBM
10 1 (2.44%) Juniper
10 1 (2.44%) Sage
10 1 (2.44%) Sophos
10 1 (2.44%) Veeam