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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 12 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 4.44% - 6.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £40,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
12 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 26.67% 13.95% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 16
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) VPLS
3 2 (50.00%) BT
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) PKI
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Back Office
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) CISA
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) WLAN
4 1 (25.00%) CCIE
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) 3G
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) 4G

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) VPLS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) 3G
4 1 (25.00%) 4G
4 1 (25.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Security Management
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CISA
2 1 (25.00%) CRISC
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) BT
3 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint