Period
to 25 February 2018

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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 101 123
Rank change year-on-year -67 +22 -7
Permanent jobs citing LAN 15 47 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.46% 2.10% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.83% 9.98% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12 84 44
Cambridge median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +55.17% -33.26%
10th Percentile £22,975 £35,000 £21,625
90th Percentile £47,500 £67,500 £57,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +28.57% -20.27%

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 530 471 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 16.18% 21.00% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 431 402 464
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.89% -4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% +2.27%

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 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, 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 14 (93.33%) WAN
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco
3 10 (66.67%) Firewall
4 7 (46.67%) VMware
4 7 (46.67%) CCNA
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (46.67%) Juniper
4 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (46.67%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (40.00%) Smartphone
5 6 (40.00%) VPN
5 6 (40.00%) Wireless
6 5 (33.33%) Electronics
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) Digital TV
6 5 (33.33%) Asset Management
6 5 (33.33%) CCIE
6 5 (33.33%) CCNP
6 5 (33.33%) RHCE
6 5 (33.33%) NetApp
6 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 5 (33.33%) VoIP
6 5 (33.33%) WLAN
6 5 (33.33%) Brocade
6 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (33.33%) Fortinet
6 5 (33.33%) F5

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 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) Drupal
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (13.33%) Office 365
4 1 (6.67%) IaaS
4 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) WAN
2 10 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) VPN
3 6 (40.00%) Wireless
4 5 (33.33%) VoIP
4 5 (33.33%) WLAN
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (13.33%) MPLS
5 2 (13.33%) SMS
5 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (13.33%) Unified Communications
5 2 (13.33%) VLAN
5 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (6.67%) BGP
6 1 (6.67%) Internet
6 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
6 1 (6.67%) SAN
General
1 5 (33.33%) Electronics
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Administrator
1 5 (33.33%) Network Administrator
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Network Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Support
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Unix Support
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Smartphone
2 5 (33.33%) Digital TV
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (6.67%) Unix
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (13.33%) Network Design
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Behavioural Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Security Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) PHP
1 1 (6.67%) Ruby
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) CCNA
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCIE
2 5 (33.33%) CCNP
2 5 (33.33%) RHCE
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.67%) CISM
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) COBIT
1 1 (6.67%) COSO
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) Juniper
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Brocade
3 5 (33.33%) F5
3 5 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 5 (33.33%) NetApp
3 5 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Sophos