The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
London / Croydon
Rank 31 26 33
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 4 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 2.29% 6.72% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.00% 27.87% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 0
Median salary £35,500 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.26% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

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 Croydon with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 25 61 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 14.29% 24.11% 21.02%
Number of salaries quoted 21 56 32
Median salary £52,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,950 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon 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 Croydon

LAN
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for LAN in Croydon

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

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

1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) WAN
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (58.33%) CCNP
4 7 (58.33%) CCNA
5 6 (50.00%) Juniper
5 6 (50.00%) OSPF
5 6 (50.00%) EIGRP
6 5 (41.67%) Firewall
6 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
7 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (33.33%) BGP
7 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 4 (33.33%) HP
7 4 (33.33%) VoIP
7 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 3 (25.00%) DHCP
8 3 (25.00%) SLA
8 3 (25.00%) DNS
8 3 (25.00%) VLAN
8 3 (25.00%) WatchGuard
8 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (25.00%) SonicWALL
8 3 (25.00%) Multicast
9 2 (16.67%) FortiGate
9 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
9 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
9 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 6 (50.00%) OSPF
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) BGP
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (33.33%) VoIP
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (25.00%) DHCP
5 3 (25.00%) DNS
5 3 (25.00%) Multicast
5 3 (25.00%) VLAN
6 2 (16.67%) MPLS
6 2 (16.67%) NetScreen
6 2 (16.67%) VPN
7 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
7 1 (8.33%) HTTP
7 1 (8.33%) SAN
7 1 (8.33%) SSL
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Account Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support
4 1 (8.33%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Sales Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Server Support
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
4 1 (8.33%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Change Control
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (8.33%) Data Management
2 1 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) Network Management
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Lua
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (58.33%) CCNA
2 7 (58.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) CCIE
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (8.33%) JNCIA
3 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Firmware
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) ISA Server
2 1 (8.33%) Kamailio
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (8.33%) HP SIM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) OpenView
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Juniper
3 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 4 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) SonicWALL
4 3 (25.00%) WatchGuard
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (8.33%) Avaya
6 1 (8.33%) BroadSoft
6 1 (8.33%) Dell
6 1 (8.33%) Dialogic
6 1 (8.33%) Mitel
6 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
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