Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Local Area Network (LAN)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 116 94
Rank change year-on-year -10 -22 +44
Permanent jobs citing LAN 88 63 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.07% 1.82% 2.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.43% 9.65% 13.97%
Number of salaries quoted 57 100 71
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,419 £27,825 £23,750
90th Percentile £55,250 £67,500 £54,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% -1.28%

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 844 653 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.86% 18.88% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 685 543 574
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,350 £25,100 £28,150
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +20 56 £42,500 +16.44% 1
Cambridge -63 21 £30,000 -29.41%
Huntingdon +13 3 £53,500 +181.58%
LAN
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 80 (90.91%) WAN
2 54 (61.36%) Cisco
3 42 (47.73%) Windows
4 38 (43.18%) Active Directory
5 31 (35.23%) VMware
6 30 (34.09%) Microsoft
7 27 (30.68%) Citrix
8 25 (28.41%) Cisco Certification
9 23 (26.14%) Windows Server
10 22 (25.00%) CCNA
11 18 (20.45%) Firewall
12 17 (19.32%) MS Exchange
12 17 (19.32%) Exchange Server 2010
13 16 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (18.18%) IBM
13 16 (18.18%) Wireless
14 15 (17.05%) CCNP
14 15 (17.05%) HP
14 15 (17.05%) Juniper
14 15 (17.05%) Hyper-V
15 14 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (15.91%) PRINCE2
15 14 (15.91%) ITIL
16 13 (14.77%) Microsoft Office
16 13 (14.77%) TCP/IP
16 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (14.77%) Office 365
17 11 (12.50%) Degree
17 11 (12.50%) Avaya
17 11 (12.50%) BGP

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 17 (19.32%) Exchange Server 2010
1 17 (19.32%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.82%) IBM Connections
3 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (3.41%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (14.77%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.77%) Office 365
2 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.82%) G Suite
4 4 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (3.41%) IaaS
5 3 (3.41%) PaaS
6 1 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 80 (90.91%) WAN
2 18 (20.45%) Firewall
3 16 (18.18%) Wireless
4 13 (14.77%) TCP/IP
5 11 (12.50%) BGP
6 10 (11.36%) SAN
7 9 (10.23%) VoIP
8 8 (9.09%) VPN
9 7 (7.95%) OSPF
9 7 (7.95%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (6.82%) Network Security
11 5 (5.68%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (5.68%) MPLS
11 5 (5.68%) Unified Communications
12 4 (4.55%) EIGRP
12 4 (4.55%) Internet
12 4 (4.55%) RIP
12 4 (4.55%) WLAN
13 3 (3.41%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (7.95%) Electronics
1 7 (7.95%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (4.55%) Finance
3 4 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (1.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (26.14%) Analyst
2 14 (15.91%) Network Engineer
3 10 (11.36%) Infrastructure Manager
3 10 (11.36%) IT Manager
3 10 (11.36%) IT Project Manager
3 10 (11.36%) Project Manager
4 9 (10.23%) Architect
4 9 (10.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 9 (10.23%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 9 (10.23%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 8 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (6.82%) Technical Architect
6 6 (6.82%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Network Analyst
7 5 (5.68%) Network Support
7 5 (5.68%) Security Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) Data Centre
1 10 (11.36%) Driving Licence
2 6 (6.82%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.68%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.55%) PKI
5 2 (2.27%) Kindle
6 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.14%) NHS
6 1 (1.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 42 (47.73%) Windows
2 23 (26.14%) Windows Server
3 16 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (11.36%) Windows 7
6 8 (9.09%) Windows 10
7 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (4.55%) Linux
9 2 (2.27%) Mac OS
9 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.91%) ITIL
1 14 (15.91%) PRINCE2
2 10 (11.36%) Project Management
3 8 (9.09%) Migration
4 7 (7.95%) Line Management
4 7 (7.95%) Mathematics
5 6 (6.82%) Email Migration
5 6 (6.82%) Service Delivery
5 6 (6.82%) Software Distribution
6 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (5.68%) Network Management
6 5 (5.68%) Service Design
7 4 (4.55%) Change Management
7 4 (4.55%) Cryptography
7 4 (4.55%) Data Architecture
7 4 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.55%) Network Architecture
7 4 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (4.55%) Security Monitoring
7 4 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (28.41%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (25.00%) CCNA
3 15 (17.05%) CCNP
4 11 (12.50%) Degree
5 10 (11.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (7.95%) HNC
7 4 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.41%) HND
8 3 (3.41%) MCSE
8 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.27%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.14%) CCDA
10 1 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (1.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) GDPR
2 4 (4.55%) SLA
3 2 (2.27%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (43.18%) Active Directory
2 15 (17.05%) Hyper-V
3 14 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.41%) vSphere
5 2 (2.27%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) SCCM
2 5 (5.68%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (5.68%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.14%) SCOM
3 1 (1.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 54 (61.36%) Cisco
2 31 (35.23%) VMware
3 30 (34.09%) Microsoft
4 27 (30.68%) Citrix
5 16 (18.18%) IBM
6 15 (17.05%) HP
6 15 (17.05%) Juniper
7 11 (12.50%) Avaya
8 7 (7.95%) CheckPoint
9 6 (6.82%) Google
10 5 (5.68%) Brocade
10 5 (5.68%) Meraki
11 4 (4.55%) Nokia
12 3 (3.41%) Sophos
13 2 (2.27%) Fortinet
13 2 (2.27%) Palo Alto
13 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
14 1 (1.14%) arcserve
14 1 (1.14%) Huawei
14 1 (1.14%) Virgin Media