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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Kent / Maidstone
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 24 20
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 19 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 15.70% 2.74% 5.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 63.33% 7.41% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 5
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.80% +10.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

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 Maidstone with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Maidstone
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 30 27 28
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 24.79% 36.99% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 26
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +37.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidstone 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 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

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for LAN.

1 20 (100.00%) WAN
2 17 (85.00%) Windows
3 15 (75.00%) Network Security
3 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (70.00%) SLA
5 11 (55.00%) Cisco
5 11 (55.00%) CheckPoint
5 11 (55.00%) Wireless
5 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
6 10 (50.00%) F5
6 10 (50.00%) Palo Alto
6 10 (50.00%) Fortinet
6 10 (50.00%) Linux
6 10 (50.00%) CRM
6 10 (50.00%) Windows XP
7 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Office
7 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (45.00%) Blue Coat
7 9 (45.00%) CCSE
7 9 (45.00%) Sourcefire
7 9 (45.00%) Change Management
7 9 (45.00%) CCNP
7 9 (45.00%) Forcepoint
7 9 (45.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 9 (45.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 9 (45.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 9 (45.00%) Aruba
8 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
8 8 (40.00%) Firewall

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 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) WAN
2 15 (75.00%) Network Security
3 11 (55.00%) Wireless
4 9 (45.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 9 (45.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 8 (40.00%) Firewall
6 6 (30.00%) VPN
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (5.00%) DHCP
7 1 (5.00%) DNS
7 1 (5.00%) DSL
7 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
7 1 (5.00%) NAS
7 1 (5.00%) SNMP
7 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Escalation Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Wintel Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 2 (10.00%) Network Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.00%) IT Operations Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Operations Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.00%) iPad
3 1 (5.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
4 10 (50.00%) Linux
4 10 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
8 1 (5.00%) Unix
8 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) CRM
2 9 (45.00%) Change Management
3 6 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (25.00%) High Availability
4 5 (25.00%) Security Patching
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (5.00%) BCP
7 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (5.00%) Change Control
7 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.00%) ERP
7 1 (5.00%) Line Management
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (5.00%) Presales
7 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
7 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) CCNP
1 9 (45.00%) CCSE
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (30.00%) MCSE
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (25.00%) MCP
3 5 (25.00%) MCSA
3 5 (25.00%) MCSD
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (70.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) CheckPoint
2 11 (55.00%) Cisco
3 10 (50.00%) F5
3 10 (50.00%) Fortinet
3 10 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 9 (45.00%) Aruba
4 9 (45.00%) Blue Coat
4 9 (45.00%) Forcepoint
4 9 (45.00%) Sourcefire
5 2 (10.00%) Apple
5 2 (10.00%) Avaya
6 1 (5.00%) Acronis
6 1 (5.00%) Sage
6 1 (5.00%) Symantec
6 1 (5.00%) VMware