Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dartford 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Kent > Dartford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 7 30
Rank change year-on-year -11 +23 +4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 20 38 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 15.38% 32.20% 3.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 43.48% 69.09% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 5
Dartford median annual salary £26,500 £57,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -53.91% +155.56% -45.45%
10th Percentile £24,250 £56,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £32,550 £73,750 £45,000
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £43,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -12.79% +19.44% -22.99%

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 Dartford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Dartford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 46 55 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 35.38% 46.61% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 31 32 20
Dartford median annual salary £37,500 £57,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.78% +35.29% +13.33%
10th Percentile £24,250 £37,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £73,500 £45,125
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,009
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.14% -15.27%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Dartford

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Dartford

LAN
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Salary trend for LAN in Dartford

For the 6 months to 23 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 Dartford region with a requirement for LAN.

1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (95.00%) WAN
3 18 (90.00%) Cisco
3 18 (90.00%) MPLS
4 12 (60.00%) DNS
4 12 (60.00%) DHCP
5 11 (55.00%) SNMP
5 11 (55.00%) CheckPoint
5 11 (55.00%) DPNSS
5 11 (55.00%) QSIG
5 11 (55.00%) Wireless
5 11 (55.00%) IPsec
5 11 (55.00%) VMware
5 11 (55.00%) 802.11
5 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 11 (55.00%) 802.1X
5 11 (55.00%) Virtual Servers
6 10 (50.00%) Telepresence
6 10 (50.00%) Riverbed
6 10 (50.00%) Aruba
6 10 (50.00%) ProCurve
6 10 (50.00%) Blue Coat
6 10 (50.00%) ProxySG
6 10 (50.00%) HP
6 10 (50.00%) WLAN
7 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
7 9 (45.00%) ITIL
7 9 (45.00%) Windows
7 9 (45.00%) Active Directory

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dartford 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 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (30.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) WAN
2 18 (90.00%) MPLS
3 12 (60.00%) DHCP
3 12 (60.00%) DNS
4 11 (55.00%) 802.11
4 11 (55.00%) DPNSS
4 11 (55.00%) IPsec
4 11 (55.00%) QSIG
4 11 (55.00%) SNMP
4 11 (55.00%) Wireless
5 10 (50.00%) Telepresence
5 10 (50.00%) WLAN
6 7 (35.00%) DSL
7 6 (30.00%) Skype
8 2 (10.00%) Firewall
9 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (5.00%) Network Security
9 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
9 1 (5.00%) VLAN
9 1 (5.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 11 (55.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Field Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Field Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support
3 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support
4 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
1 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
1 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) Data Security
4 1 (5.00%) Network Design
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (5.00%) MCITP
1 1 (5.00%) MCSA
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) MCTS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 11 (55.00%) Virtual Servers
1 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (50.00%) ProxySG
3 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (90.00%) Cisco
3 11 (55.00%) CheckPoint
3 11 (55.00%) VMware
4 10 (50.00%) Aruba
4 10 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 10 (50.00%) HP
4 10 (50.00%) ProCurve
4 10 (50.00%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.00%) Mitel