Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 133 117
Rank change year-on-year +35 -16 -32
Permanent jobs citing LAN 103 69 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.69% 1.84% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.94% 8.65% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 71 36 65
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.67% -14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £26,750 £19,750 £21,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £46,250 £54,200
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -

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 739 798 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.28% 21.33% 17.84%
Number of salaries quoted 445 634 570
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,825 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,750 £61,250 £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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +4 86 £44,000 +66.04% 6
Cambridge +5 17 £30,000 -7.69% 4
LAN
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 101 (98.06%) WAN
2 69 (66.99%) Cisco
3 64 (62.14%) Firewall
4 63 (61.17%) Retail
5 58 (56.31%) TCP/IP
6 56 (54.37%) Avaya
7 55 (53.40%) Wi-Fi
8 52 (50.49%) CheckPoint
9 45 (43.69%) Ethernet
10 44 (42.72%) Problem-Solving
11 43 (41.75%) Network Security
11 43 (41.75%) Network Management
12 42 (40.78%) VoIP
13 41 (39.81%) Nortel
13 41 (39.81%) Data Centre
14 33 (32.04%) Analytical Skills
14 33 (32.04%) Self-Motivation
14 33 (32.04%) Windows
15 31 (30.10%) Intrusion Detection
15 31 (30.10%) Riverbed
16 30 (29.13%) Finance
17 29 (28.16%) ITIL
18 28 (27.18%) Degree
18 28 (27.18%) Computer Science
19 27 (26.21%) CCNA
19 27 (26.21%) Cisco Certification
20 25 (24.27%) OSPF
20 25 (24.27%) Active Directory
21 24 (23.30%) Wireless
21 24 (23.30%) Information Security

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 10 (9.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.83%) IIS
2 6 (5.83%) Office Communications Server
2 6 (5.83%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.97%) Apache
4 1 (0.97%) Drupal
4 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) G Suite
1 2 (1.94%) Office 365
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 101 (98.06%) WAN
2 64 (62.14%) Firewall
3 58 (56.31%) TCP/IP
4 55 (53.40%) Wi-Fi
5 45 (43.69%) Ethernet
6 43 (41.75%) Network Security
7 42 (40.78%) VoIP
8 31 (30.10%) Intrusion Detection
9 25 (24.27%) OSPF
10 24 (23.30%) Wireless
11 17 (16.50%) BGP
12 14 (13.59%) SAN
13 13 (12.62%) Fibre Channel
13 13 (12.62%) VPN
14 11 (10.68%) DHCP
14 11 (10.68%) DNS
14 11 (10.68%) Wireshark
15 9 (8.74%) Frame Relay
16 6 (5.83%) WLAN
17 5 (4.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.97%) JIRA
General
1 63 (61.17%) Retail
2 30 (29.13%) Finance
3 5 (4.85%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.94%) Marketing
5 1 (0.97%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 44 (42.72%) Analyst
2 27 (26.21%) Team Leader
3 26 (25.24%) Network Analyst
4 15 (14.56%) Solutions Analyst
5 11 (10.68%) Architect
5 11 (10.68%) Security Architect
5 11 (10.68%) Technical Analyst
6 8 (7.77%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (7.77%) Network Security Analyst
6 8 (7.77%) Security Analyst
7 7 (6.80%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 6 (5.83%) Active Directory Support
8 6 (5.83%) Network Team Leader
9 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) LAN/WAN Analyst
9 5 (4.85%) Network Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) IT Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) Support Engineer
11 3 (2.91%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.91%) HTML
2 2 (1.94%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.94%) Ajax
2 2 (1.94%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.94%) CSS
2 2 (1.94%) JSON
2 2 (1.94%) REST
3 1 (0.97%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 41 (39.81%) Data Centre
2 33 (32.04%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (32.04%) Self-Motivation
3 28 (27.18%) Computer Science
4 18 (17.48%) Driving Licence
5 17 (16.50%) Management Information System
6 6 (5.83%) Apple TV
7 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.97%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 33 (32.04%) Windows
2 21 (20.39%) Linux
3 17 (16.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (12.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (8.74%) Mac OS X
6 7 (6.80%) Apple iOS
7 5 (4.85%) Windows Server
8 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.94%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (42.72%) Problem-Solving
2 43 (41.75%) Network Management
3 29 (28.16%) ITIL
4 24 (23.30%) Information Security
5 18 (17.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (16.50%) Capacity Management
6 17 (16.50%) Configuration Management
6 17 (16.50%) Line Management
6 17 (16.50%) Proactive Monitoring
6 17 (16.50%) WAN Optimisation
7 14 (13.59%) Change Control
8 13 (12.62%) Coaching
8 13 (12.62%) Statistics
9 12 (11.65%) Project Management
9 12 (11.65%) TOGAF
10 11 (10.68%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (10.68%) GAP Analysis
10 11 (10.68%) Identity Management
10 11 (10.68%) SABSA
10 11 (10.68%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.94%) C
2 1 (0.97%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.97%) Perl
2 1 (0.97%) PHP
2 1 (0.97%) Python
2 1 (0.97%) Ruby
2 1 (0.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (27.18%) Degree
2 27 (26.21%) CCNA
2 27 (26.21%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (11.65%) CCNP
4 11 (10.68%) CEH
4 11 (10.68%) CISM
4 11 (10.68%) CISSP
4 11 (10.68%) CREST Certified
4 11 (10.68%) GIAC
5 8 (7.77%) CCSA
6 6 (5.83%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.50%) SLA
2 10 (9.71%) PMO
3 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 25 (24.27%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.77%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.83%) Terminal Services
4 4 (3.88%) XenApp
5 2 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (7.77%) Stealthwatch
2 7 (6.80%) FortiGate
3 3 (2.91%) Cacti
3 3 (2.91%) Nagios
4 1 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 69 (66.99%) Cisco
2 56 (54.37%) Avaya
3 52 (50.49%) CheckPoint
4 41 (39.81%) Nortel
5 31 (30.10%) Riverbed
6 17 (16.50%) VMware
7 16 (15.53%) Juniper
8 14 (13.59%) Nokia
9 13 (12.62%) Brocade
9 13 (12.62%) Intel
10 10 (9.71%) Citrix
11 9 (8.74%) Microsoft
11 9 (8.74%) Symantec
12 8 (7.77%) Palo Alto
12 8 (7.77%) SolarWinds
13 6 (5.83%) Apple
13 6 (5.83%) Dell
13 6 (5.83%) HP
13 6 (5.83%) Meru Networks
14 4 (3.88%) Fortinet