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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 70 78
Rank change year-on-year +6 +8  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 26 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.74% 1.87% 1.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.14% 14.29% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 18
Median salary £52,500 £31,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% -45.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £21,250 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,850 £58,750 £80,375
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.12% -  

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 Essex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 123 133 201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 12.95% 13.10% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 435 437 292
Median salary £40,000 £29,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.93% -34.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £24,600 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £65,500 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Essex

LAN
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for LAN in Essex

LAN
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Essex over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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 3 months to 29 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
Colchester +13 15 £52,500 -
Chelmsford -18 1 £35,500 +47.91% 1
Billericay - 1 £30,000 -
LAN
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 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 Essex region with a requirement for LAN.

1 33 (84.62%) WAN
2 26 (66.67%) Firewall
3 25 (64.10%) Cisco
4 19 (48.72%) DNS
4 19 (48.72%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (48.72%) ITIL
4 19 (48.72%) CheckPoint
5 16 (41.03%) DHCP
5 16 (41.03%) Cisco Nexus
6 15 (38.46%) CCNA
7 14 (35.90%) CCNP
8 13 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
8 13 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (30.77%) Cacti
9 12 (30.77%) VoIP
9 12 (30.77%) Windows
9 12 (30.77%) Network+ Certification
9 12 (30.77%) Data Centre
10 11 (28.21%) Meraki
10 11 (28.21%) VPN
10 11 (28.21%) FTP
11 10 (25.64%) Business Continuity
12 9 (23.08%) Windows 7
12 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
12 9 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
12 9 (23.08%) Windows 10
13 8 (20.51%) SLA
13 8 (20.51%) Frame Relay
13 8 (20.51%) Windows 8
14 7 (17.95%) Network Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (84.62%) WAN
2 26 (66.67%) Firewall
3 19 (48.72%) DNS
4 16 (41.03%) Cisco Nexus
4 16 (41.03%) DHCP
5 13 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
6 12 (30.77%) VoIP
7 11 (28.21%) FTP
7 11 (28.21%) VPN
8 8 (20.51%) Frame Relay
9 6 (15.38%) MRTG
9 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
9 6 (15.38%) Wireless
10 3 (7.69%) DSL
10 3 (7.69%) EIGRP
10 3 (7.69%) Ethernet
10 3 (7.69%) GPRS
10 3 (7.69%) IPsec
10 3 (7.69%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
1 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) Automotive
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Network Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) WAN Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) LAN Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Incident Manager
6 4 (10.26%) IT Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) IT Security Officer
6 4 (10.26%) IT Support
6 4 (10.26%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Major Incident Manager
6 4 (10.26%) Security Officer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Automation Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Check Point Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Citrix Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support
7 3 (7.69%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.82%) Mainframe
4 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.69%) Driving Licence
5 2 (5.13%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.56%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Windows
2 9 (23.08%) Windows 10
2 9 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 8 (20.51%) Windows 8
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) ITIL
2 10 (25.64%) Business Continuity
3 9 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (17.95%) Network Management
5 6 (15.38%) Information Security
6 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
6 5 (12.82%) Business Continuity Management
6 5 (12.82%) Business Continuity Planning
6 5 (12.82%) Data Protection
6 5 (12.82%) Data Security
6 5 (12.82%) IT Strategy
6 5 (12.82%) ITIL V2
6 5 (12.82%) Line Management
6 5 (12.82%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (12.82%) Problem Management
6 5 (12.82%) Project Management
6 5 (12.82%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (12.82%) Software Licensing
6 5 (12.82%) Time Management
7 4 (10.26%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) ANSI SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Python
2 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (38.46%) CCNA
3 14 (35.90%) CCNP
4 12 (30.77%) Network+ Certification
5 6 (15.38%) CISM
6 5 (12.82%) CISSP
6 5 (12.82%) Degree
6 5 (12.82%) SSCP
7 3 (7.69%) CCIE
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.56%) XenApp
3 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (30.77%) Cacti
2 6 (15.38%) SmokePing
3 1 (2.56%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) Cisco
2 19 (48.72%) CheckPoint
3 11 (28.21%) Meraki
4 5 (12.82%) Citrix
4 5 (12.82%) Remedy
5 4 (10.26%) F5
5 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
5 4 (10.26%) Polycom
6 3 (7.69%) Mitel
6 3 (7.69%) VMware
7 1 (2.56%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.56%) SonicWALL
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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