Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 59 27
Rank change year-on-year +41 -32 -2
Permanent jobs citing LAN 16 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 12.60% 0.43% 4.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 4.76% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 8
Maidstone median annual salary £42,500 - £53,750
10th Percentile £34,000 - £40,000
90th Percentile £47,500 - £60,000
Kent median annual salary £44,250 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.91% +7.50% -15.79%

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 Maidstone with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Maidstone
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 48 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 37.80% 8.97% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 47 19 32
Maidstone median annual salary £35,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +31.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,850 £21,425
90th Percentile £55,000 £59,000 £57,500
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35% -12.94%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Maidstone

LAN
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for LAN in Maidstone

LAN
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Maidstone over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for LAN.

1 14 (87.50%) Windows
1 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 13 (81.25%) WAN
3 12 (75.00%) Hyper-V
4 10 (62.50%) VPN
4 10 (62.50%) VMware
5 9 (56.25%) Firewall
6 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
8 6 (37.50%) SAN
8 6 (37.50%) Capacity Management
9 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (31.25%) Internet
10 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
10 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (25.00%) SQL
10 4 (25.00%) High Availability
10 4 (25.00%) Network Security
11 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
11 3 (18.75%) MCP
11 3 (18.75%) Python
12 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
12 2 (12.50%) Data Security
12 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
12 2 (12.50%) MCSD
12 2 (12.50%) MCSE
12 2 (12.50%) MCSA
12 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) WAN
2 10 (62.50%) VPN
3 9 (56.25%) Firewall
4 6 (37.50%) SAN
5 5 (31.25%) Internet
6 4 (25.00%) Network Security
7 1 (6.25%) DHCP
7 1 (6.25%) DNS
7 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
7 1 (6.25%) VLAN
7 1 (6.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Server Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
1 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Capacity Management
2 4 (25.00%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) Data Security
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Presales
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) MCSA
2 2 (12.50%) MCSD
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft