The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 13 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 4.44% - 10.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% - 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £60,000 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 - £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 - £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
LAN
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 11.11% 14.13% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 15
Average salary £65,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

LAN
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

LAN Salary Trend in Sussex

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) iSeries
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VMS
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
1 1 (50.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft