Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 32 35
Rank change year-on-year +17 +3 +6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 24 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 13.87% 1.96% 3.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 58.54% 5.26% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 8
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £39,500 £48,750 £22,875
90th Percentile £40,500 £56,250 £48,750
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -6.98% -9.47% +18.75%

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 41 57 51
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 23.70% 37.25% 22.87%
Number of salaries quoted 30 51 49
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +20.97% -17.33%
10th Percentile £29,200 £17,750 £19,250
90th Percentile £48,875 £56,250 £48,750
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.78% -4.00%

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 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 23 (95.83%) WAN
2 20 (83.33%) Windows
3 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
3 17 (70.83%) Network Security
3 17 (70.83%) Windows Server
4 14 (58.33%) SLA
5 13 (54.17%) Cisco
5 13 (54.17%) Wireless
6 12 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 12 (50.00%) Windows 7
7 11 (45.83%) Firewall
7 11 (45.83%) Fortinet
7 11 (45.83%) F5
7 11 (45.83%) Linux
8 10 (41.67%) CCNP
8 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
8 10 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (41.67%) Palo Alto
9 9 (37.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
9 9 (37.50%) Aruba
9 9 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 9 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 9 (37.50%) Sourcefire
9 9 (37.50%) Forcepoint
9 9 (37.50%) Change Management
9 9 (37.50%) Blue Coat
9 9 (37.50%) CCSE
9 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
9 9 (37.50%) CRM

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 3 (12.50%) Confluence
2 2 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) IaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) PaaS
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (95.83%) WAN
2 17 (70.83%) Network Security
3 13 (54.17%) Wireless
4 11 (45.83%) Firewall
5 9 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 9 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (29.17%) VPN
7 1 (4.17%) BGP
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (4.17%) DMVPN
7 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
7 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
7 1 (4.17%) IPsec
7 1 (4.17%) MPLS
7 1 (4.17%) RSVP
7 1 (4.17%) SAN
7 1 (4.17%) VoIP
7 1 (4.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 9 (37.50%) Escalation Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Wintel Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Support
5 1 (4.17%) Operations Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
1 9 (37.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Windows Server
3 12 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 11 (45.83%) Linux
5 9 (37.50%) Windows XP
6 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
7 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Change Management
1 9 (37.50%) CRM
2 7 (29.17%) High Availability
3 6 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (25.00%) Security Patching
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) Change Control
5 1 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (4.17%) Line Management
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.17%) Presales
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
1 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
1 7 (29.17%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) CCNP
1 10 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (37.50%) CCSE
3 7 (29.17%) MCP
3 7 (29.17%) MCSA
3 7 (29.17%) MCSD
3 7 (29.17%) MCSE
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) CCNA
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (58.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 13 (54.17%) Cisco
3 12 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 11 (45.83%) F5
4 11 (45.83%) Fortinet
5 10 (41.67%) Palo Alto
6 9 (37.50%) Aruba
6 9 (37.50%) Blue Coat
6 9 (37.50%) Forcepoint
6 9 (37.50%) Sourcefire
7 3 (12.50%) Apple
7 3 (12.50%) Avaya
8 1 (4.17%) Juniper
8 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (4.17%) VMware