Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 169 101
Rank change year-on-year +77 -68 +19
Permanent jobs citing LAN 53 13 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.54% 0.41% 2.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.19% 2.43% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 44 9 93
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £29,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +89.66% -31.76% +46.55%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £65,625 £44,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £36,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.29% - +21.43%

LAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 349 535 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 16.74% 16.97% 20.74%
Number of salaries quoted 242 450 405
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,300 £27,500 £24,850
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,344
% change year-on-year -10.53% +4.75% +0.76%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Cambridge

LAN
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for LAN in Cambridge

LAN
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Cambridge over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for LAN in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for LAN.

1 50 (94.34%) WAN
2 41 (77.36%) Firewall
3 30 (56.60%) Windows
4 29 (54.72%) Active Directory
5 28 (52.83%) TCP/IP
5 28 (52.83%) Microsoft
6 25 (47.17%) SQL Server
6 25 (47.17%) VMware
7 23 (43.40%) VPN
8 22 (41.51%) SQL
8 22 (41.51%) Project Management
8 22 (41.51%) Windows Server
9 21 (39.62%) Salesforce.com
9 21 (39.62%) CRM
9 21 (39.62%) Veeam
9 21 (39.62%) High Availability
10 19 (35.85%) Software Engineering
10 19 (35.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 18 (33.96%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (28.30%) Service Delivery
12 15 (28.30%) Cisco
12 15 (28.30%) ERP
13 14 (26.42%) E-Commerce
13 14 (26.42%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (26.42%) Supplier Management
13 14 (26.42%) Back Office
13 14 (26.42%) Telecoms
13 14 (26.42%) Finance
13 14 (26.42%) Wi-Fi
13 14 (26.42%) IT Strategy

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 6 (11.32%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.43%) Skype for Business
3 4 (7.55%) IIS
3 4 (7.55%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.89%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (94.34%) WAN
2 41 (77.36%) Firewall
3 28 (52.83%) TCP/IP
4 23 (43.40%) VPN
5 14 (26.42%) Wi-Fi
6 13 (24.53%) BGP
7 12 (22.64%) DNS
8 11 (20.75%) Internet
9 9 (16.98%) VLAN
10 8 (15.09%) MPLS
11 7 (13.21%) DMZ
12 6 (11.32%) Bluetooth
12 6 (11.32%) VoIP
12 6 (11.32%) Wireless
13 5 (9.43%) 802.15
13 5 (9.43%) DHCP
13 5 (9.43%) HTTP
13 5 (9.43%) IPv6
13 5 (9.43%) SSL
13 5 (9.43%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (47.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 14 (26.42%) Back Office
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
1 14 (26.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Network Engineer
2 14 (26.42%) IT Manager
3 12 (22.64%) IT Technical Manager
3 12 (22.64%) Technical Manager
4 5 (9.43%) Development Team Leader
4 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Software Development Team Leader
4 5 (9.43%) Software Team Leader
4 5 (9.43%) Team Leader
5 4 (7.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 4 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.66%) Active Directory Support
6 3 (5.66%) IT Support
6 3 (5.66%) IT Technician
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) 802.1X
1 5 (9.43%) Ajax
1 5 (9.43%) AngularJS
1 5 (9.43%) CSS
1 5 (9.43%) HTML
1 5 (9.43%) JSON
1 5 (9.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (13.21%) Driving Licence
3 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.77%) Apple TV
6 1 (1.89%) Fintech
6 1 (1.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 30 (56.60%) Windows
2 22 (41.51%) Windows Server
3 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (9.43%) Linux
5 4 (7.55%) Apple iOS
5 4 (7.55%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.77%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.89%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) Project Management
2 21 (39.62%) CRM
2 21 (39.62%) High Availability
3 19 (35.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 19 (35.85%) Software Engineering
4 18 (33.96%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (28.30%) ERP
5 15 (28.30%) Service Delivery
6 14 (26.42%) E-Commerce
6 14 (26.42%) IT Strategy
6 14 (26.42%) Supplier Management
7 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (11.32%) Scrum
9 5 (9.43%) WAN Optimisation
10 4 (7.55%) Server Monitoring
11 3 (5.66%) Network Management
12 2 (3.77%) Network Monitoring
13 1 (1.89%) Cybersecurity
13 1 (1.89%) Line Management
13 1 (1.89%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (41.51%) SQL
2 8 (15.09%) PowerShell
3 5 (9.43%) C
4 1 (1.89%) Perl
4 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (18.87%) CCNA
3 9 (16.98%) JNCIA
4 5 (9.43%) CCNP
5 3 (5.66%) CCDP
6 2 (3.77%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.89%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 29 (54.72%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.43%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.55%) Terminal Services
4 3 (5.66%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (52.83%) Microsoft
2 25 (47.17%) VMware
3 21 (39.62%) Salesforce.com
3 21 (39.62%) Veeam
4 15 (28.30%) Cisco
5 13 (24.53%) Juniper
6 7 (13.21%) SonicWALL
7 5 (9.43%) HP
8 4 (7.55%) Apple
8 4 (7.55%) Citrix
8 4 (7.55%) Dell
8 4 (7.55%) Meru Networks
9 2 (3.77%) Huawei
10 1 (1.89%) Draytek
10 1 (1.89%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.89%) Meraki
10 1 (1.89%) Oracle
10 1 (1.89%) Sophos
10 1 (1.89%) Symantec