Period
to 6 December 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 6 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 91 169
Rank change year-on-year +16 +78 -65
Permanent jobs citing LAN 43 48 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.95% 2.34% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.84% 13.19% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 32 41 13
Cambridge median annual salary £35,000 £55,000 £32,225
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.36% +70.67% -24.18%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,500 £67,500 £43,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year -2.78% -11.66% -4.12%

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 241 364 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 16.55% 17.76% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 180 262 513
Cambridge median annual salary £46,250 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,750 £67,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%

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 6 December 2019.

Salary histogram for LAN in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 42 (97.67%) WAN
2 34 (79.07%) Firewall
3 29 (67.44%) Cisco
4 25 (58.14%) Juniper
5 24 (55.81%) CCNA
5 24 (55.81%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (53.49%) Problem-Solving
7 20 (46.51%) Self-Motivation
8 19 (44.19%) JNCIA
9 14 (32.56%) Internet
10 13 (30.23%) MPLS
10 13 (30.23%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (30.23%) Windows
10 13 (30.23%) WAN Optimisation
11 11 (25.58%) JNCIS
11 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
11 11 (25.58%) Sophos
12 10 (23.26%) Linux
12 10 (23.26%) Driving Licence
12 10 (23.26%) Hyper-V
13 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (18.60%) Capacity Planning
14 8 (18.60%) Wireshark
14 8 (18.60%) MS Exchange
14 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
14 8 (18.60%) VPN
14 8 (18.60%) VMware
15 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
15 7 (16.28%) Windows Server
16 6 (13.95%) Wireless

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 8 (18.60%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Azure
2 3 (6.98%) AWS
2 3 (6.98%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (97.67%) WAN
2 34 (79.07%) Firewall
3 14 (32.56%) Internet
4 13 (30.23%) MPLS
4 13 (30.23%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (18.60%) VPN
5 8 (18.60%) Wireshark
6 6 (13.95%) Wireless
7 5 (11.63%) BGP
7 5 (11.63%) DHCP
7 5 (11.63%) DNS
8 4 (9.30%) Network Security
8 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
9 3 (6.98%) eduroam
9 3 (6.98%) Ethernet
9 3 (6.98%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (6.98%) IPsec
9 3 (6.98%) OSPF
9 3 (6.98%) VRRP
9 3 (6.98%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (58.14%) Network Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Administrator
3 7 (16.28%) Field Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Network Field Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) IT Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) IT Support
4 5 (11.63%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Firewall Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) LAN Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) LAN Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) LAN/WAN Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Network Technician
6 3 (6.98%) WAN Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Backup Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (46.51%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (23.26%) Driving Licence
3 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.98%) Cyber Defence
4 3 (6.98%) Private Cloud
5 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (4.65%) Replication
5 2 (4.65%) Symmetrix
6 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.33%) PKI
6 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Windows
2 10 (23.26%) Linux
3 7 (16.28%) Windows Server
4 5 (11.63%) Mac OS X
5 3 (6.98%) Mac OS
5 3 (6.98%) Ubuntu
5 3 (6.98%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.65%) Unix
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (30.23%) WAN Optimisation
3 8 (18.60%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (13.95%) Network Design
5 4 (9.30%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (6.98%) Analytics
6 3 (6.98%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (6.98%) Change Control
6 3 (6.98%) Change Management
6 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.98%) ERP
6 3 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (6.98%) Proactive Monitoring
6 3 (6.98%) Security Patching
7 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.65%) Migration
7 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.65%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.98%) Python
3 2 (4.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (55.81%) CCNA
1 24 (55.81%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (44.19%) JNCIA
3 11 (25.58%) JNCIS
4 5 (11.63%) MCP
4 5 (11.63%) MCSA
4 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (9.30%) CCNP
6 3 (6.98%) Degree
7 1 (2.33%) CCSP
7 1 (2.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.26%) Hyper-V
3 6 (13.95%) Firmware
4 5 (11.63%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (6.98%) vCloud
6 2 (4.65%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Avamar
1 2 (4.65%) NetBackup
1 2 (4.65%) Tivoli
1 2 (4.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 29 (67.44%) Cisco
2 25 (58.14%) Juniper
3 11 (25.58%) Sophos
4 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
4 8 (18.60%) VMware
5 5 (11.63%) Dell
6 3 (6.98%) Aruba
6 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.98%) Citrix
6 3 (6.98%) JD Edwards
6 3 (6.98%) Palo Alto
7 2 (4.65%) Brocade
7 2 (4.65%) EMC
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle
7 2 (4.65%) Veritas
8 1 (2.33%) F5