The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Essex / Colchester
Rank 43 36 32
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 5 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 2.18% 4.44% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 22.73% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 2
Median salary £25,000 £45,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.44% +80.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.12%  

LAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 30 44 32
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 13.10% 19.56% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 31
Median salary £57,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.29% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Colchester citing LAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Colchester

LAN
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for LAN in Colchester

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Colchester region with a requirement for LAN.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Mitel
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Server Monitoring
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (20.00%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (20.00%) VMware