Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 146 107
Rank change year-on-year +91 -39 +14
Permanent jobs citing LAN 158 68 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.08% 1.62% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.44% 9.01% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 120 46 100
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £36,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.29% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,250 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £36,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +5.88% -

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 674 755 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 21.69% 17.95% 19.22%
Number of salaries quoted 448 604 538
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,344
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +4.75% +0.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,350
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 +5 100 £36,000 -17.71% 6
Cambridge +81 53 £55,000 +89.66% 4
Huntingdon +7 3 £37,500 -29.91%
LAN
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 152 (96.20%) WAN
2 130 (82.28%) Firewall
3 119 (75.32%) TCP/IP
4 105 (66.46%) Cisco
5 98 (62.03%) Cisco Certification
6 97 (61.39%) Wi-Fi
7 93 (58.86%) CCNA
8 90 (56.96%) Problem-Solving
9 86 (54.43%) Network Management
10 85 (53.80%) CheckPoint
11 81 (51.27%) Ethernet
11 81 (51.27%) Network Security
12 77 (48.73%) OSPF
13 76 (48.10%) Self-Motivation
14 69 (43.67%) Retail
15 56 (35.44%) Wireshark
16 53 (33.54%) CCNP
17 49 (31.01%) CCSA
17 49 (31.01%) SolarWinds
17 49 (31.01%) Kalman Filter
17 49 (31.01%) Palo Alto
17 49 (31.01%) Web Filtering
17 49 (31.01%) Stealthwatch
18 46 (29.11%) Information Security
19 45 (28.48%) Symantec
20 43 (27.22%) Active Directory
21 42 (26.58%) BGP
22 41 (25.95%) VMware
22 41 (25.95%) VoIP
23 40 (25.32%) Windows

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 11 (6.96%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.16%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.53%) IIS
3 4 (2.53%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.63%) CMS
4 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.63%) IBM Connections
4 1 (0.63%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (3.16%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.43%) Office 365
2 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.63%) G Suite
3 1 (0.63%) npm
3 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 152 (96.20%) WAN
2 130 (82.28%) Firewall
3 119 (75.32%) TCP/IP
4 97 (61.39%) Wi-Fi
5 81 (51.27%) Ethernet
5 81 (51.27%) Network Security
6 77 (48.73%) OSPF
7 56 (35.44%) Wireshark
8 42 (26.58%) BGP
9 41 (25.95%) VoIP
10 32 (20.25%) VPN
11 31 (19.62%) Intrusion Detection
12 18 (11.39%) DNS
13 15 (9.49%) Wireless
14 14 (8.86%) Internet
15 11 (6.96%) MPLS
16 10 (6.33%) DHCP
16 10 (6.33%) VLAN
17 8 (5.06%) DMZ
18 6 (3.80%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.16%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.63%) Grunt
2 1 (0.63%) gulp
2 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.63%) JIRA
General
1 69 (43.67%) Retail
2 18 (11.39%) Telecoms
3 16 (10.13%) Finance
4 14 (8.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 88 (55.70%) Analyst
2 77 (48.73%) Network Analyst
3 44 (27.85%) Network Security Analyst
3 44 (27.85%) Security Analyst
4 29 (18.35%) Network Engineer
5 14 (8.86%) IT Manager
6 12 (7.59%) IT Technical Manager
6 12 (7.59%) Technical Manager
7 9 (5.70%) Solutions Analyst
8 8 (5.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (4.43%) Cisco Engineer
9 7 (4.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 6 (3.80%) LAN/WAN Analyst
10 6 (3.80%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (3.80%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (3.16%) Development Team Leader
11 5 (3.16%) Security Engineer
11 5 (3.16%) Software Development Team Leader
11 5 (3.16%) Software Team Leader
11 5 (3.16%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.96%) 802.1X
2 6 (3.80%) AngularJS
2 6 (3.80%) CSS
2 6 (3.80%) HTML
3 5 (3.16%) Ajax
3 5 (3.16%) JSON
3 5 (3.16%) REST
4 1 (0.63%) CSS3
4 1 (0.63%) HTML5
4 1 (0.63%) jQuery
4 1 (0.63%) Laravel
4 1 (0.63%) Sass
4 1 (0.63%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 76 (48.10%) Self-Motivation
2 36 (22.78%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (20.89%) Data Centre
4 12 (7.59%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.27%) Apple TV
6 2 (1.27%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 1 (0.63%) Fintech
7 1 (0.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 40 (25.32%) Windows
2 28 (17.72%) Windows Server
3 12 (7.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.16%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.16%) Linux
6 4 (2.53%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.27%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.27%) Unix
7 2 (1.27%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.63%) Android
8 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (56.96%) Problem-Solving
2 86 (54.43%) Network Management
3 49 (31.01%) Kalman Filter
3 49 (31.01%) Web Filtering
4 46 (29.11%) Information Security
5 31 (19.62%) Change Control
6 29 (18.35%) Project Management
7 22 (13.92%) CRM
7 22 (13.92%) High Availability
7 22 (13.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 19 (12.03%) Software Engineering
9 15 (9.49%) ERP
9 15 (9.49%) Service Delivery
10 14 (8.86%) E-Commerce
10 14 (8.86%) IT Strategy
10 14 (8.86%) Supplier Management
11 8 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (5.06%) Computer Science
12 6 (3.80%) Scrum
13 5 (3.16%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.56%) SQL
2 9 (5.70%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.80%) C
4 3 (1.90%) Python
5 2 (1.27%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 98 (62.03%) Cisco Certification
2 93 (58.86%) CCNA
3 53 (33.54%) CCNP
4 49 (31.01%) CCSA
5 9 (5.70%) JNCIA
6 8 (5.06%) Degree
7 4 (2.53%) CCDP
8 2 (1.27%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.63%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.90%) PMO
2 2 (1.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 43 (27.22%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.06%) Hyper-V
3 7 (4.43%) XenApp
4 4 (2.53%) Terminal Services
4 4 (2.53%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 49 (31.01%) Stealthwatch
2 4 (2.53%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.90%) Cacti
3 3 (1.90%) Nagios
4 1 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 105 (66.46%) Cisco
2 85 (53.80%) CheckPoint
3 49 (31.01%) Palo Alto
3 49 (31.01%) SolarWinds
4 45 (28.48%) Symantec
5 41 (25.95%) VMware
6 39 (24.68%) Avaya
7 34 (21.52%) Microsoft
8 31 (19.62%) Nokia
8 31 (19.62%) Riverbed
9 27 (17.09%) Nortel
10 24 (15.19%) Veeam
11 23 (14.56%) Juniper
12 22 (13.92%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (7.59%) Citrix
14 7 (4.43%) SonicWALL
15 6 (3.80%) Brocade
16 5 (3.16%) HP
17 4 (2.53%) Apple
17 4 (2.53%) Dell