LAN Jobs in the South East

Local Area Network (LAN)
England > South East

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 27 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
27 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 187 185 187
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 -29
Permanent jobs citing LAN 234 257 392
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.35% 1.81% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.45% 10.31% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 211 187 307
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £34,500 £32,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +2.27%
75th Percentile £55,125 £50,125 £55,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - - -0.55%

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East

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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,768 2,492 3,225
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 15.98% 17.60% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,880 1,461 1,865
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +5.00%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in the South East

LAN
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing LAN in the South East.

Salary trend for LAN in the South East

LAN
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing LAN in the South East over the 6 months to 27 May 2024.

Salary histogram for LAN in the South East

LAN
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the South East region over the 6 months to 27 May 2024. 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
Jobs
Hampshire +7 92 £45,000 +52.54% 7
Thames Valley -15 66 £42,000 -6.13% 20
Surrey +17 45 £50,000 +42.86% 1
Berkshire +16 39 £42,000 +23.53% 6
Oxfordshire +6 25 £40,000 -6.98% 7
Kent -41 15 £37,500 -6.25% 2
East Sussex +17 9 £55,000 +22.22% 2
West Sussex +22 6 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire -63 3 £45,000 -14.29% 7
LAN
England

LAN
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (11.97%) Microsoft Exchange
2 26 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.14%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.43%) Apache
5 1 (0.43%) nginx
Applications
1 44 (18.80%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.99%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 95 (40.60%) Microsoft 365
2 77 (32.91%) Azure
3 35 (14.96%) AWS
4 25 (10.68%) Entra ID
5 11 (4.70%) SaaS
6 10 (4.27%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (3.42%) OneDrive
8 5 (2.14%) IaaS
9 4 (1.71%) PaaS
10 3 (1.28%) Dropbox
10 3 (1.28%) Google Drive
10 3 (1.28%) Google Sheets
11 2 (0.85%) AWS Direct Connect
11 2 (0.85%) Azure Sentinel
11 2 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.43%) Akamai
12 1 (0.43%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 1 (0.43%) GitHub
12 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Purview
Communications & Networking
1 174 (74.36%) WAN
2 96 (41.03%) Firewall
3 63 (26.92%) Wireless
4 58 (24.79%) Wi-Fi
5 52 (22.22%) VPN
6 45 (19.23%) TCP/IP
7 40 (17.09%) DNS
8 27 (11.54%) DHCP
9 21 (8.97%) Network Security
9 21 (8.97%) VLAN
10 19 (8.12%) WLAN
11 17 (7.26%) OSPF
12 16 (6.84%) SD-WAN
12 16 (6.84%) VoIP
13 12 (5.13%) Internet
14 11 (4.70%) SAN
15 10 (4.27%) BGP
15 10 (4.27%) NAS
15 10 (4.27%) SSL
16 8 (3.42%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.70%) MySQL
2 7 (2.99%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (2.99%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.14%) InfluxDB
3 5 (2.14%) MariaDB
3 5 (2.14%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.43%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 7 (2.99%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.56%) JIRA
3 5 (2.14%) Git
4 4 (1.71%) MSBuild
4 4 (1.71%) TeamCity
General
1 101 (43.16%) Social Skills
2 19 (8.12%) Organisational Skills
3 16 (6.84%) Finance
3 16 (6.84%) Telecoms
4 12 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.85%) Advertising
5 9 (3.85%) Documentation Skills
6 8 (3.42%) Legal
7 7 (2.99%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.71%) Games
9 3 (1.28%) Banking
9 3 (1.28%) Electronics
9 3 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.85%) Marketing
10 2 (0.85%) Presentation Skills
11 1 (0.43%) Automotive
11 1 (0.43%) Fire and Rescue
11 1 (0.43%) Law
11 1 (0.43%) Police
Job Titles
1 59 (25.21%) Network Engineer
2 46 (19.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 30 (12.82%) Support Engineer
4 25 (10.68%) Senior
5 22 (9.40%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 20 (8.55%) Analyst
7 15 (6.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 15 (6.41%) Project Engineer
8 14 (5.98%) 3rd Line Support
9 13 (5.56%) IT Support
9 13 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
10 12 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support
10 12 (5.13%) Lead
11 11 (4.70%) IT Engineer
11 11 (4.70%) IT Technician
11 11 (4.70%) Team Leader
12 10 (4.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 10 (4.27%) IT Analyst
12 10 (4.27%) Service Manager
13 9 (3.85%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.71%) .NET
2 2 (0.85%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.43%) ARM Templates
3 1 (0.43%) Azure Blueprints
3 1 (0.43%) LDAP
3 1 (0.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 19 (8.12%) Driving Licence
3 17 (7.26%) PKI
4 12 (5.13%) CCTV
4 12 (5.13%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.70%) Client/Server
5 11 (4.70%) NHS
6 9 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.14%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.14%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.14%) Fibre Optics
7 5 (2.14%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (2.14%) PMI
8 4 (1.71%) Clustering
8 4 (1.71%) Replication
8 4 (1.71%) Security Posture
9 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.85%) IoT
9 2 (0.85%) Molecular Biology
9 2 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 118 (50.43%) Windows
2 52 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 37 (15.81%) Windows 10
4 22 (9.40%) Linux
5 20 (8.55%) Mac OS
6 16 (6.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (6.41%) Apple iOS
8 14 (5.98%) Windows Server 2016
9 13 (5.56%) Android
10 10 (4.27%) Windows 7
11 8 (3.42%) Ubuntu
11 8 (3.42%) Windows Server 2019
12 6 (2.56%) Windows 8
13 5 (2.14%) CentOS
13 5 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (1.71%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (25.64%) Problem-Solving
2 54 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 51 (21.79%) Customer Service
4 35 (14.96%) ITIL
5 25 (10.68%) Service Delivery
6 20 (8.55%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (8.12%) Information Security
8 17 (7.26%) Incident Management
8 17 (7.26%) Presales
9 16 (6.84%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (6.41%) Mentoring
11 12 (5.13%) Project Delivery
11 12 (5.13%) Project Management
12 11 (4.70%) Change Management
12 11 (4.70%) Decision-Making
12 11 (4.70%) Infrastructure Management
12 11 (4.70%) Mathematics
12 11 (4.70%) Roadmaps
12 11 (4.70%) Time Management
13 10 (4.27%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 32 (13.68%) PowerShell
2 18 (7.69%) Python
3 16 (6.84%) Bash
4 6 (2.56%) SQL
5 5 (2.14%) Perl
6 1 (0.43%) Korn
6 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (11.54%) Degree
2 26 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (8.12%) Security Cleared
4 16 (6.84%) CCNA
5 14 (5.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (5.13%) DBS Check
7 10 (4.27%) DV Cleared
7 10 (4.27%) MCP
8 9 (3.85%) SC Cleared
9 8 (3.42%) CCIE
9 8 (3.42%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (3.42%) MCSE
10 6 (2.56%) CCNP
10 6 (2.56%) PMI Certification
11 5 (2.14%) JNCIE
12 3 (1.28%) AWS Certification
12 3 (1.28%) Azure Certification
12 3 (1.28%) JNCIA
12 3 (1.28%) MCSA
13 2 (0.85%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.26%) Cyber Essentials
2 10 (4.27%) GDPR
2 10 (4.27%) SLA
3 6 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 72 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 46 (19.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (17.09%) Hyper-V
4 12 (5.13%) vSphere
5 8 (3.42%) Firmware
6 7 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.14%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 2 (0.85%) Docker
8 2 (0.85%) KVM
8 2 (0.85%) QEMU
8 2 (0.85%) Xen
9 1 (0.43%) NFS
9 1 (0.43%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (8.12%) Microsoft Intune
2 13 (5.56%) FortiGate
2 13 (5.56%) SCCM
3 10 (4.27%) Ansible
4 9 (3.85%) vCenter Server
5 6 (2.56%) SmoothWall
5 6 (2.56%) VxRail
6 5 (2.14%) Puppet
6 5 (2.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 5 (2.14%) Terraform
7 4 (1.71%) WSUS
8 3 (1.28%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.85%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.43%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 1 (0.43%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
10 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.43%) Nessus
10 1 (0.43%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 118 (50.43%) Microsoft
2 81 (34.62%) VMware
3 62 (26.50%) Cisco
4 30 (12.82%) Aruba
5 25 (10.68%) Juniper
6 23 (9.83%) HP
7 16 (6.84%) Fortinet
8 15 (6.41%) Meraki
9 14 (5.98%) Google
10 13 (5.56%) Dell
11 9 (3.85%) Ubiquiti
12 7 (2.99%) Palo Alto
13 6 (2.56%) Citrix
13 6 (2.56%) Draytek
13 6 (2.56%) Veeam
14 5 (2.14%) BT
14 5 (2.14%) Mitel
15 4 (1.71%) Apple
15 4 (1.71%) ConnectWise
15 4 (1.71%) Webroot