Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 - 48
Rank change year-on-year - +48 -3
Permanent jobs citing LAN 29 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 12.03% - 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 43.94% - 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 28 0 7
Colchester median annual salary £52,500 - £35,000
10th Percentile £51,250 - £29,250
90th Percentile £55,000 - £58,750
Essex median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +50.00% -17.65% +13.33%

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 Colchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Colchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 66 45 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 27.39% 12.93% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 61 44 57
Colchester median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.44% +62.70% -25.88%
10th Percentile £30,500 £36,125 £22,500
90th Percentile £54,500 £76,000 £46,750
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +16.44% -8.75%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Colchester.

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
Salary Histogram in Colchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Colchester over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 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 Colchester region with a requirement for LAN.

1 29 (100.00%) WAN
1 29 (100.00%) Firewall
2 28 (96.55%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (96.55%) CheckPoint
2 28 (96.55%) Cisco
2 28 (96.55%) CCNA
3 27 (93.10%) DNS
4 24 (82.76%) Network+ Certification
4 24 (82.76%) DHCP
4 24 (82.76%) FTP
4 24 (82.76%) Cacti
4 24 (82.76%) Data Centre
5 23 (79.31%) Cisco ASA
5 23 (79.31%) Cisco Nexus
5 23 (79.31%) Cisco IOS
6 21 (72.41%) CCNP
7 20 (68.97%) VoIP
7 20 (68.97%) Meraki
8 13 (44.83%) Network Monitoring
9 12 (41.38%) Network Management
10 11 (37.93%) MRTG
10 11 (37.93%) Time Management
10 11 (37.93%) SmokePing
11 6 (20.69%) Automotive
11 6 (20.69%) Polycom
11 6 (20.69%) Statistics
11 6 (20.69%) Change Control
11 6 (20.69%) ITIL
12 4 (13.79%) VPN
13 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree

LAN
Co-occurring 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 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 29 (100.00%) Firewall
1 29 (100.00%) WAN
2 27 (93.10%) DNS
3 24 (82.76%) DHCP
3 24 (82.76%) FTP
4 23 (79.31%) Cisco ASA
4 23 (79.31%) Cisco IOS
4 23 (79.31%) Cisco Nexus
5 20 (68.97%) VoIP
6 11 (37.93%) MRTG
7 4 (13.79%) VPN
8 1 (3.45%) VLAN
General
1 6 (20.69%) Automotive
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (96.55%) Network Engineer
2 19 (65.52%) Cisco Engineer
2 19 (65.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 19 (65.52%) WAN Engineer
3 15 (51.72%) LAN Engineer
3 15 (51.72%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Network Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior IP Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 24 (82.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Network Monitoring
2 12 (41.38%) Network Management
3 11 (37.93%) Time Management
4 6 (20.69%) Change Control
4 6 (20.69%) ITIL
4 6 (20.69%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 28 (96.55%) CCNA
1 28 (96.55%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (82.76%) Network+ Certification
3 21 (72.41%) CCNP
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) MCP
4 1 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (82.76%) Cacti
2 11 (37.93%) SmokePing
3 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) CheckPoint
1 28 (96.55%) Cisco
2 20 (68.97%) Meraki
3 6 (20.69%) Polycom
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Symantec
4 1 (3.45%) VMware