Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 122 122
Rank change year-on-year +66 0 -27
Permanent jobs citing LAN 157 90 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.87% 2.16% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.21% 10.61% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 117 58 95
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £36,000 £36,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.69% -14.71% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,564 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,250 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -21.05% +11.76% +6.25%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 707 848 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 21.93% 20.37% 18.62%
Number of salaries quoted 479 686 550
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,350 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Cambridgeshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for LAN in Cambridgeshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in Cambridgeshire

LAN
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough 0 113 £36,000 -15.29% 4
Cambridge +65 42 £38,750 +29.17% 11
Huntingdon +8 1 £24,000 -55.14%
LAN
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 151 (96.18%) WAN
2 112 (71.34%) Firewall
3 108 (68.79%) TCP/IP
4 99 (63.06%) Cisco
5 88 (56.05%) Wi-Fi
6 81 (51.59%) Retail
7 80 (50.96%) CheckPoint
8 74 (47.13%) Network Management
8 74 (47.13%) Problem-Solving
9 71 (45.22%) Network Security
9 71 (45.22%) Ethernet
10 65 (41.40%) Cisco Certification
11 63 (40.13%) CCNA
12 59 (37.58%) Avaya
12 59 (37.58%) OSPF
13 55 (35.03%) Self-Motivation
14 48 (30.57%) Active Directory
14 48 (30.57%) VoIP
15 46 (29.30%) Windows
16 45 (28.66%) Nortel
16 45 (28.66%) Information Security
17 43 (27.39%) Analytical Skills
18 42 (26.75%) Data Centre
19 40 (25.48%) BGP
20 39 (24.84%) VMware
21 37 (23.57%) Finance
22 36 (22.93%) Riverbed
22 36 (22.93%) Intrusion Detection
23 35 (22.29%) Wireshark
24 34 (21.66%) VPN

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 12 (7.64%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.46%) IIS
2 7 (4.46%) Office Communications Server
2 7 (4.46%) Skype for Business
3 5 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.64%) CMS
4 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.64%) IBM Connections
4 1 (0.64%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (3.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.18%) Office 365
2 2 (1.27%) G Suite
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.64%) npm
3 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 151 (96.18%) WAN
2 112 (71.34%) Firewall
3 108 (68.79%) TCP/IP
4 88 (56.05%) Wi-Fi
5 71 (45.22%) Ethernet
5 71 (45.22%) Network Security
6 59 (37.58%) OSPF
7 48 (30.57%) VoIP
8 40 (25.48%) BGP
9 36 (22.93%) Intrusion Detection
10 35 (22.29%) Wireshark
11 34 (21.66%) VPN
12 24 (15.29%) Wireless
13 20 (12.74%) DNS
14 14 (8.92%) Fibre Channel
14 14 (8.92%) SAN
15 12 (7.64%) DHCP
15 12 (7.64%) Internet
16 8 (5.10%) DMZ
16 8 (5.10%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.64%) Grunt
2 1 (0.64%) gulp
2 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.64%) JIRA
General
1 81 (51.59%) Retail
2 37 (23.57%) Finance
3 15 (9.55%) Telecoms
4 10 (6.37%) Back Office
5 1 (0.64%) Front Office
5 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (47.13%) Analyst
2 56 (35.67%) Network Analyst
3 27 (17.20%) Network Security Analyst
3 27 (17.20%) Security Analyst
4 21 (13.38%) Team Leader
5 18 (11.46%) Network Engineer
6 16 (10.19%) Solutions Analyst
7 12 (7.64%) Architect
7 12 (7.64%) Technical Analyst
8 11 (7.01%) IT Manager
8 11 (7.01%) Security Architect
9 10 (6.37%) LAN/WAN Analyst
10 9 (5.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (5.10%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 8 (5.10%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (5.10%) IT Technical Manager
11 8 (5.10%) Technical Manager
12 7 (4.46%) Active Directory Support
13 5 (3.18%) Software Development Team Leader
13 5 (3.18%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.82%) AngularJS
1 6 (3.82%) CSS
1 6 (3.82%) HTML
2 5 (3.18%) 802.1X
2 5 (3.18%) Ajax
2 5 (3.18%) JSON
2 5 (3.18%) REST
3 1 (0.64%) CSS3
3 1 (0.64%) HTML5
3 1 (0.64%) jQuery
3 1 (0.64%) Laravel
3 1 (0.64%) Sass
3 1 (0.64%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 55 (35.03%) Self-Motivation
2 43 (27.39%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (26.75%) Data Centre
4 28 (17.83%) Computer Science
5 18 (11.46%) Driving Licence
6 12 (7.64%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.18%) Apple TV
7 5 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.27%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 1 (0.64%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 46 (29.30%) Windows
2 22 (14.01%) Windows Server
3 13 (8.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (8.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (7.64%) Linux
5 8 (5.10%) Apple iOS
5 8 (5.10%) Mac OS X
5 8 (5.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.27%) Unix
7 1 (0.64%) Android
7 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (47.13%) Network Management
1 74 (47.13%) Problem-Solving
2 45 (28.66%) Information Security
3 31 (19.75%) Kalman Filter
3 31 (19.75%) Project Management
3 31 (19.75%) Web Filtering
4 30 (19.11%) Change Control
5 23 (14.65%) ITIL
6 18 (11.46%) CRM
6 18 (11.46%) High Availability
6 18 (11.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 15 (9.55%) Software Engineering
7 15 (9.55%) WAN Optimisation
8 13 (8.28%) Cybersecurity
8 13 (8.28%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (7.64%) Capacity Management
9 12 (7.64%) Configuration Management
9 12 (7.64%) Line Management
9 12 (7.64%) Proactive Monitoring
10 11 (7.01%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.46%) SQL
2 8 (5.10%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.82%) C
4 3 (1.91%) Python
5 2 (1.27%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 65 (41.40%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (40.13%) CCNA
3 33 (21.02%) CCNP
4 31 (19.75%) CCSA
5 28 (17.83%) Degree
6 11 (7.01%) CEH
6 11 (7.01%) CISM
6 11 (7.01%) CISSP
6 11 (7.01%) CREST Certified
6 11 (7.01%) GIAC
7 5 (3.18%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.91%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.27%) CCDP
10 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.64%) SLA
2 10 (6.37%) PMO
3 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 48 (30.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.10%) Hyper-V
3 7 (4.46%) Terminal Services
4 6 (3.82%) XenApp
5 2 (1.27%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.27%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (19.75%) Stealthwatch
2 7 (4.46%) FortiGate
3 4 (2.55%) Cacti
3 4 (2.55%) Nagios
4 1 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 99 (63.06%) Cisco
2 80 (50.96%) CheckPoint
3 59 (37.58%) Avaya
4 45 (28.66%) Nortel
5 39 (24.84%) VMware
6 36 (22.93%) Riverbed
7 31 (19.75%) Palo Alto
7 31 (19.75%) SolarWinds
8 29 (18.47%) Microsoft
9 28 (17.83%) Symantec
10 24 (15.29%) Nokia
11 23 (14.65%) Juniper
12 20 (12.74%) Veeam
13 18 (11.46%) Salesforce.com
14 14 (8.92%) Brocade
14 14 (8.92%) Citrix
15 8 (5.10%) Intel
16 7 (4.46%) Apple
16 7 (4.46%) Dell
16 7 (4.46%) HP