The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
England / East of England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 88 80
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 203 197 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.32% 2.93% 3.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.74% 17.53% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 149 149 215
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,700 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.25% -  

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 the East of England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1083 1124 1672
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 17.69% 16.70% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 902 935 1250
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,401
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

LAN
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for LAN in the East of England

LAN
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in the East of England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in the East of England

LAN
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -8 108 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Cambridgeshire +8 40 £32,500 -1.51% 2
Bedfordshire +26 25 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Essex 0 24 £52,500 +66.66% 3
Suffolk -8 4 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Norfolk - 2 £31,250 - 2
LAN
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for LAN.

1 330 (92.70%) WAN
2 210 (58.99%) Cisco
3 164 (46.07%) Firewall
4 150 (42.13%) Cisco Certification
5 127 (35.67%) Microsoft
6 118 (33.15%) Windows
7 113 (31.74%) VMware
8 102 (28.65%) Active Directory
9 100 (28.09%) CCNA
10 90 (25.28%) CheckPoint
10 90 (25.28%) VPN
11 89 (25.00%) CCNP
12 87 (24.44%) ITIL
13 83 (23.31%) Data Centre
14 79 (22.19%) Wireless
15 78 (21.91%) DNS
15 78 (21.91%) Citrix
16 74 (20.79%) DHCP
17 66 (18.54%) Windows Server
18 65 (18.26%) TCP/IP
19 61 (17.13%) VMware Infrastructure
20 60 (16.85%) VLAN
21 58 (16.29%) MS Exchange
22 56 (15.73%) VoIP
23 52 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
24 48 (13.48%) Degree
24 48 (13.48%) Network Security
24 48 (13.48%) BGP
24 48 (13.48%) MPLS
25 46 (12.92%) Windows Server 2008

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 58 (16.29%) MS Exchange
2 29 (8.15%) Skype for Business
3 22 (6.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (1.97%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.69%) CMS
6 4 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 31 (8.71%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (3.93%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.28%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 40 (11.24%) Office 365
2 19 (5.34%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (4.21%) PaaS
5 10 (2.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 10 (2.81%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (2.81%) Amazon Glacier
5 10 (2.81%) Amazon S3
5 10 (2.81%) Amazon SQS
5 10 (2.81%) AWS CloudFormation
5 10 (2.81%) AWS CloudTrail
5 10 (2.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.12%) SaaS
7 2 (0.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 330 (92.70%) WAN
2 164 (46.07%) Firewall
3 90 (25.28%) VPN
4 79 (22.19%) Wireless
5 78 (21.91%) DNS
6 74 (20.79%) DHCP
7 65 (18.26%) TCP/IP
8 60 (16.85%) VLAN
9 56 (15.73%) VoIP
10 48 (13.48%) BGP
10 48 (13.48%) MPLS
10 48 (13.48%) Network Security
11 46 (12.92%) Cisco Nexus
12 45 (12.64%) Wi-Fi
13 43 (12.08%) OSPF
14 38 (10.67%) Cisco ASA
15 35 (9.83%) SAN
16 34 (9.55%) Cisco IOS
17 26 (7.30%) Spanning Tree
18 25 (7.02%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.81%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.28%) MySQL
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 32 (8.99%) Telecoms
2 24 (6.74%) Retail
3 18 (5.06%) Finance
4 14 (3.93%) Marketing
5 11 (3.09%) Games
5 11 (3.09%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.81%) Advertising
6 10 (2.81%) Back Office
7 9 (2.53%) Legal
8 6 (1.69%) Military
9 3 (0.84%) Automotive
9 3 (0.84%) Electronics
10 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.56%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.28%) Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 79 (22.19%) Network Engineer
2 62 (17.42%) Analyst
3 45 (12.64%) Support Engineer
4 41 (11.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 40 (11.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 33 (9.27%) 3rd Line Support
6 33 (9.27%) Senior Network Engineer
6 33 (9.27%) Support Analyst
7 31 (8.71%) Cisco Engineer
7 31 (8.71%) Consultant
7 31 (8.71%) Network Analyst
8 30 (8.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 29 (8.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 29 (8.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 26 (7.30%) Infrastructure Support
11 25 (7.02%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
11 25 (7.02%) Network Consultant
12 23 (6.46%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 22 (6.18%) Network Support
14 20 (5.62%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.21%) HTML
1 15 (4.21%) XML
2 6 (1.69%) POSIX
3 5 (1.40%) Middleware
4 4 (1.12%) Web Services
5 3 (0.84%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.56%) WSH
7 1 (0.28%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 83 (23.31%) Data Centre
2 52 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.78%) Driving Licence
4 15 (4.21%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.93%) Blog
6 12 (3.37%) Fat Client
6 12 (3.37%) Thin Client
7 6 (1.69%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.40%) Kindle
8 5 (1.40%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.40%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.12%) EPoS
9 4 (1.12%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.12%) User Experience
10 3 (0.84%) CMDB
10 3 (0.84%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (0.84%) PDA
10 3 (0.84%) PMI
10 3 (0.84%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 118 (33.15%) Windows
2 66 (18.54%) Windows Server
3 46 (12.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (9.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (8.99%) Windows 7
6 29 (8.15%) Linux
6 29 (8.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (6.74%) Windows 10
8 15 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (3.65%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.12%) Unix
11 2 (0.56%) Solaris
12 1 (0.28%) Android
12 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (24.44%) ITIL
2 45 (12.64%) Network Management
3 36 (10.11%) Presales
4 34 (9.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 33 (9.27%) E-Commerce
6 32 (8.99%) Problem Management
7 26 (7.30%) Change Control
8 25 (7.02%) Project Management
9 21 (5.90%) Change Management
10 20 (5.62%) Network Monitoring
11 19 (5.34%) Incident Management
12 17 (4.78%) Asset Management
12 17 (4.78%) Mentoring
13 16 (4.49%) Coaching
13 16 (4.49%) Information Security
14 14 (3.93%) Customer Engagement
15 13 (3.65%) IT Strategy
15 13 (3.65%) PRINCE2
16 12 (3.37%) Data Protection
16 12 (3.37%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.30%) SQL
2 7 (1.97%) C
3 6 (1.69%) PowerShell
3 6 (1.69%) VBScript
4 4 (1.12%) Python
4 4 (1.12%) R
5 3 (0.84%) PHP
6 2 (0.56%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.56%) Perl
7 1 (0.28%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (0.28%) C++
7 1 (0.28%) VB
7 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 150 (42.13%) Cisco Certification
2 100 (28.09%) CCNA
3 89 (25.00%) CCNP
4 48 (13.48%) Degree
5 29 (8.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (6.74%) CCSA
7 21 (5.90%) CCDP
7 21 (5.90%) CCIE
8 20 (5.62%) MCSE
9 19 (5.34%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (4.49%) BC Cleared
10 16 (4.49%) CCSE
10 16 (4.49%) Security Cleared
11 11 (3.09%) MCSA
12 10 (2.81%) Network+ Certification
13 9 (2.53%) CISSP
13 9 (2.53%) MCP
14 8 (2.25%) Check Point Certification
15 7 (1.97%) CISM
15 7 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (11.24%) SLA
2 5 (1.40%) ISO 9001
2 5 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.40%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.12%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (1.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 3 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 102 (28.65%) Active Directory
2 61 (17.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (7.58%) Hyper-V
4 19 (5.34%) vSphere
5 17 (4.78%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (4.21%) Terminal Services
7 13 (3.65%) XenApp
8 2 (0.56%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (3.37%) WSUS
2 9 (2.53%) Cacti
3 8 (2.25%) SCCM
4 5 (1.40%) FortiGate
5 4 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (1.12%) SmokePing
6 3 (0.84%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.84%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.56%) SCOM
7 2 (0.56%) ThinApp
7 2 (0.56%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.56%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.56%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.28%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.28%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.28%) NetVault Backup
8 1 (0.28%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 210 (58.99%) Cisco
2 127 (35.67%) Microsoft
3 113 (31.74%) VMware
4 90 (25.28%) CheckPoint
5 78 (21.91%) Citrix
6 35 (9.83%) HP
7 31 (8.71%) F5
8 30 (8.43%) Juniper
9 24 (6.74%) Aruba
10 19 (5.34%) SolarWinds
11 18 (5.06%) Avaya
12 16 (4.49%) Palo Alto
13 15 (4.21%) Arista
13 15 (4.21%) Fortinet
14 12 (3.37%) Brocade
14 12 (3.37%) Meraki
15 10 (2.81%) Riverbed
16 9 (2.53%) Mitel
17 8 (2.25%) EMC
17 8 (2.25%) Remedy
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Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + on call allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus, Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year
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Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
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Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 7k car allowance, excellent benefi
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Colchester, Essex
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £53000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum £25,000-£26,000 Basic plus 25% Shift
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Salary: £32000.00 per annum
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