Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 99 113
Rank change year-on-year -62 +14 +19
Permanent jobs citing LAN 21 48 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.68% 2.11% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.44% 9.76% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 91 40
Cambridge median annual salary £30,000 £42,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% +17.24% -2.03%
10th Percentile £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £67,500 £54,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year -11.76% +16.44% -2.67%

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 611 492 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 19.67% 21.61% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 516 418 442
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,250 £27,525
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for LAN.

1 20 (95.24%) WAN
2 11 (52.38%) Cisco
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) Citrix
3 8 (38.10%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) Firewall
4 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (28.57%) Office 365
5 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (23.81%) CCNA
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
5 5 (23.81%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) ITIL
6 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
6 4 (19.05%) Project Management
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
6 4 (19.05%) Unified Communications
6 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
7 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (14.29%) IaaS
7 3 (14.29%) vSphere
7 3 (14.29%) PaaS
7 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 3 (14.29%) BGP
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification

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 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Office 365
2 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (14.29%) IaaS
3 3 (14.29%) PaaS
4 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) WAN
2 8 (38.10%) Firewall
3 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 4 (19.05%) Unified Communications
4 3 (14.29%) BGP
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (14.29%) Internet
4 3 (14.29%) MPLS
4 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (14.29%) Wireless
5 2 (9.52%) Network Security
5 2 (9.52%) Skype
6 1 (4.76%) DHCP
6 1 (4.76%) DNS
6 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
6 1 (4.76%) IPsec
6 1 (4.76%) VLAN
6 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (4.76%) Advertising
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
1 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Applications Support
2 4 (19.05%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Communications Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Junior
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Support
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Unix Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Kindle
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Mac OS
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.76%) Unix
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
1 4 (19.05%) Project Management
2 3 (14.29%) Network Design
2 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) Break/Fix
4 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.76%) DevOps
4 1 (4.76%) IT Strategy
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (23.81%) CCNA
2 5 (23.81%) Degree
3 3 (14.29%) CCNP
3 3 (14.29%) MCSE
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (4.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) vSphere
4 2 (9.52%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco
2 8 (38.10%) Citrix
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 3 (14.29%) Juniper
5 2 (9.52%) Sophos