Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 88 123
Rank change year-on-year -3 +35 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 58 116 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.58% 3.08% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.72% 15.20% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 43 85 41
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% +23.08% -9.72%
10th Percentile £24,200 £27,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £65,000 £47,500
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £38,916 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.06% -13.52% +8.43%

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 456 763 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.28% 20.25% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 321 470 634
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £67,500 £63,750
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 21 September 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 21 September 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
Cambridge +44 38 £33,750 -15.63% 8
Peterborough -16 10 £40,750 +1.88% 2
Huntingdon - 9 £35,000 -
LAN
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 55 (94.83%) WAN
2 41 (70.69%) Firewall
3 33 (56.90%) Cisco
4 26 (44.83%) Windows
5 22 (37.93%) CCNA
5 22 (37.93%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (36.21%) Juniper
6 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
6 21 (36.21%) VMware
6 21 (36.21%) Hyper-V
7 20 (34.48%) Azure
7 20 (34.48%) Problem-Solving
7 20 (34.48%) TCP/IP
8 19 (32.76%) MS Exchange
9 18 (31.03%) Active Directory
10 17 (29.31%) Wireless
10 17 (29.31%) Windows Server
11 15 (25.86%) Citrix
11 15 (25.86%) DHCP
12 14 (24.14%) DNS
12 14 (24.14%) Self-Motivation
13 13 (22.41%) Office 365
13 13 (22.41%) Sophos
14 12 (20.69%) JNCIA
15 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (18.97%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (18.97%) Linux
15 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
17 9 (15.52%) NetApp

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 19 (32.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 20 (34.48%) Azure
2 13 (22.41%) Office 365
3 8 (13.79%) Mimecast
4 5 (8.62%) AWS
5 4 (6.90%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (5.17%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (3.45%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 2 (3.45%) IaaS
7 2 (3.45%) PaaS
8 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (94.83%) WAN
2 41 (70.69%) Firewall
3 20 (34.48%) TCP/IP
4 17 (29.31%) Wireless
5 15 (25.86%) DHCP
6 14 (24.14%) DNS
7 11 (18.97%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (13.79%) Internet
8 8 (13.79%) VPN
9 7 (12.07%) MPLS
9 7 (12.07%) Network Security
9 7 (12.07%) OSPF
9 7 (12.07%) Wireshark
10 6 (10.34%) Ethernet
11 4 (6.90%) 802.11
11 4 (6.90%) BGP
11 4 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (6.90%) VRRP
12 3 (5.17%) SAN
12 3 (5.17%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.72%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Retail
2 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (31.03%) Network Engineer
2 8 (13.79%) Administrator
3 7 (12.07%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (12.07%) Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) IT Engineer
3 7 (12.07%) IT Support
3 7 (12.07%) IT Support Engineer
3 7 (12.07%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (6.90%) Network Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) LAN Administrator
6 3 (5.17%) Network Security Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Network Technician
6 3 (5.17%) Security Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Solutions Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.17%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (15.52%) Driving Licence
4 5 (8.62%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.17%) Cyber Defence
5 3 (5.17%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (3.45%) Replication
6 2 (3.45%) Symmetrix
7 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.72%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.83%) Windows
2 17 (29.31%) Windows Server
3 11 (18.97%) Linux
3 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.62%) Mac OS X
4 5 (8.62%) Ubuntu
4 5 (8.62%) Windows 10
5 3 (5.17%) Mac OS
6 2 (3.45%) Unix
6 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (12.07%) WAN Optimisation
4 6 (10.34%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (10.34%) Network Design
5 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (8.62%) ITIL
6 4 (6.90%) Analytics
6 4 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (6.90%) ERP
7 3 (5.17%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (5.17%) Change Control
7 3 (5.17%) Change Management
7 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
7 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.17%) Proactive Monitoring
7 3 (5.17%) Security Operations
7 3 (5.17%) Security Patching
7 3 (5.17%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (5.17%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) Python
2 4 (6.90%) SQL
3 3 (5.17%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.45%) Perl
4 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (37.93%) CCNA
1 22 (37.93%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (20.69%) JNCIA
3 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (12.07%) Degree
4 7 (12.07%) MCSA
5 5 (8.62%) JNCIS
5 5 (8.62%) MCP
6 3 (5.17%) CCNP
6 3 (5.17%) CCSA
6 3 (5.17%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.72%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.72%) CCSP
7 1 (1.72%) CISSP
7 1 (1.72%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.72%) MCSE
7 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (36.21%) Hyper-V
2 18 (31.03%) Active Directory
3 9 (15.52%) XenApp
4 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (10.34%) Firmware
6 5 (8.62%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (5.17%) vCloud
7 3 (5.17%) vSphere
8 2 (3.45%) SRDF
9 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Avamar
1 2 (3.45%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (3.45%) Tivoli
1 2 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (56.90%) Cisco
2 21 (36.21%) Juniper
2 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
2 21 (36.21%) VMware
3 15 (25.86%) Citrix
4 13 (22.41%) Sophos
5 9 (15.52%) NetApp
6 7 (12.07%) CheckPoint
7 6 (10.34%) Avaya
7 6 (10.34%) Palo Alto
8 5 (8.62%) Dell
9 4 (6.90%) JD Edwards
10 3 (5.17%) Aruba
11 2 (3.45%) Brocade
11 2 (3.45%) EMC
11 2 (3.45%) Oracle
11 2 (3.45%) SAP
11 2 (3.45%) Symantec
11 2 (3.45%) Veritas
12 1 (1.72%) HP