Period
to 24 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 59 72 84
Rank change year-on-year +13 +12 -22
Permanent jobs citing LAN 8 14 19
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Essex 1.57% 1.67% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.64% 12.73% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 16
Median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £39,708
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% -16.89% -24.37%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,000 £34,375
90th Percentile £61,500 £77,000 £64,125
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -16.67%

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 Essex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 83 110 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 16.34% 13.14% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 54 86 114
Median annual salary £40,000 £34,375 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.36% +5.77% -18.75%
10th Percentile £25,500 £21,720 £21,825
90th Percentile £58,375 £59,375 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Essex

LAN
Salary Trend in Essex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing LAN in Essex.

Salary trend for LAN in Essex

LAN
Salary Histogram in Essex

Salary distribution for jobs citing LAN in Essex over the 6 months to 24 November 2020.

Salary histogram for LAN in Essex

LAN
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Essex region over the 6 months to 24 November 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southend-on-Sea - 4 £65,000 -
Harlow - 2 £35,000 -
Brentwood -9 1 - -
LAN
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2020, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for LAN.

1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Wireless
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 4 (50.00%) Meraki
4 3 (37.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Azure
4 3 (37.50%) vSphere
4 3 (37.50%) ServiceNow
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (37.50%) Driving Licence
4 3 (37.50%) Thin Client
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) ITSM
4 3 (37.50%) Fat Client
4 3 (37.50%) Android
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (37.50%) Azure
2 3 (37.50%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) Wireless
3 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (12.50%) IPsec
5 1 (12.50%) NAS
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) OSPF
5 1 (12.50%) RFID
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) SSL
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Local Government
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) ICT Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Network Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Driving Licence
1 3 (37.50%) Fat Client
1 3 (37.50%) Thin Client
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Android
2 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) ITSM
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (12.50%) Biometrics
4 1 (12.50%) Break/Fix
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) Network Management
4 1 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (12.50%) SIEM
4 1 (12.50%) Technology Roadmap
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCDA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) CEH
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) JNCIA
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) SSCP
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nexpose
1 1 (12.50%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix
1 4 (50.00%) Meraki
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) ServiceNow
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) Brocade
4 1 (12.50%) Forcepoint
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
4 1 (12.50%) Veeam