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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
England / South East
Rank 97 70 80
Rank change year-on-year -27 +10  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 450 766 763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.04% 3.98% 3.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.42% 18.00% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 365 693 610
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2918 4256 4523
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.72% 22.10% 21.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2367 3594 3455
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

LAN
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for LAN in the South East

LAN
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in the South East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 3 months to 26 March 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
Surrey +3 127 £40,000 -5.88% 11
Berkshire -46 95 £42,925 -9.63% 12
Hampshire -13 89 £38,750 -3.12% 13
East Sussex +11 35 £40,000 -38.46% 4
Kent +24 30 £40,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire -23 29 £38,750 -6.06% 5
Oxfordshire +6 24 £42,500 -22.72% 1
West Sussex +6 21 £40,000 -15.78% 4
Middlesex +5 3 £49,500 -1.00%
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 South East region with a requirement for LAN.

1 937 (83.74%) WAN
2 644 (57.55%) Cisco
3 520 (46.47%) Firewall
4 459 (41.02%) Windows
5 447 (39.95%) Cisco Certification
6 328 (29.31%) Active Directory
7 327 (29.22%) Microsoft
8 319 (28.51%) DNS
9 308 (27.52%) VMware
10 281 (25.11%) TCP/IP
11 263 (23.50%) CCNA
12 260 (23.24%) CCNP
13 254 (22.70%) VPN
14 253 (22.61%) Windows Server
15 247 (22.07%) ITIL
16 246 (21.98%) DHCP
17 241 (21.54%) Juniper
18 238 (21.27%) VMware Infrastructure
19 226 (20.20%) Wireless
20 214 (19.12%) MPLS
21 187 (16.71%) Data Centre
22 179 (16.00%) VoIP
23 176 (15.73%) Network Security
24 160 (14.30%) VLAN
25 158 (14.12%) CheckPoint
26 150 (13.40%) Network Design
27 148 (13.23%) OSPF
28 147 (13.14%) Finance
29 145 (12.96%) BGP
30 143 (12.78%) Linux

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 120 (10.72%) MS Exchange
2 49 (4.38%) IIS
3 35 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (2.41%) Skype for Business
5 26 (2.32%) SharePoint
6 25 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 23 (2.06%) Tomcat
8 15 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
9 14 (1.25%) WebLogic
10 13 (1.16%) Apache
11 9 (0.80%) IBM Notes
11 9 (0.80%) SAS
11 9 (0.80%) WebSphere
12 7 (0.63%) CMS
13 5 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 3 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.27%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
15 2 (0.18%) GroupWise
15 2 (0.18%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 112 (10.01%) MS Office
2 111 (9.92%) MS Excel
3 12 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.89%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (0.63%) Oracle Cash Management
2 6 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.36%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.089%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.089%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.089%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.089%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.089%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 103 (9.20%) Office 365
2 67 (5.99%) Amazon AWS
3 63 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (2.06%) PaaS
4 23 (2.06%) SaaS
5 22 (1.97%) IaaS
6 13 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.45%) iPaaS
8 2 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.18%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.18%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (0.18%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.18%) G Suite
8 2 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.089%) Google Drive
9 1 (0.089%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.089%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 937 (83.74%) WAN
2 520 (46.47%) Firewall
3 319 (28.51%) DNS
4 281 (25.11%) TCP/IP
5 254 (22.70%) VPN
6 246 (21.98%) DHCP
7 226 (20.20%) Wireless
8 214 (19.12%) MPLS
9 179 (16.00%) VoIP
10 176 (15.73%) Network Security
11 160 (14.30%) VLAN
12 148 (13.23%) OSPF
13 145 (12.96%) BGP
14 133 (11.89%) Cisco ASA
15 116 (10.37%) WLAN
16 111 (9.92%) SAN
17 109 (9.74%) Ethernet
18 102 (9.12%) Cisco Nexus
19 88 (7.86%) Wi-Fi
20 83 (7.42%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (9.12%) SQL Server
2 15 (1.34%) Oracle Database
3 13 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (0.45%) MySQL
7 4 (0.36%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.27%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.18%) GIS
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.089%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.089%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.089%) DB2
10 1 (0.089%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.089%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.089%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.089%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (0.89%) JIRA
2 1 (0.089%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.089%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.089%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.089%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.089%) JUnit
2 1 (0.089%) Robot Framework
2 1 (0.089%) TestNG
2 1 (0.089%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 147 (13.14%) Finance
2 109 (9.74%) Telecoms
3 24 (2.14%) Manufacturing
3 24 (2.14%) Retail
4 18 (1.61%) Marketing
5 16 (1.43%) Banking
5 16 (1.43%) Legal
6 15 (1.34%) Electronics
7 12 (1.07%) French Language
7 12 (1.07%) German Language
7 12 (1.07%) Spanish Language
8 9 (0.80%) Portuguese Language
9 6 (0.54%) Military
10 5 (0.45%) Back Office
10 5 (0.45%) Interactive Media
11 4 (0.36%) Advertising
12 3 (0.27%) Automotive
12 3 (0.27%) Dutch Language
12 3 (0.27%) Polish Language
13 2 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 380 (33.96%) Network Engineer
2 155 (13.85%) Support Engineer
3 115 (10.28%) Cisco Engineer
4 114 (10.19%) Analyst
5 98 (8.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 94 (8.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 90 (8.04%) IT Support
8 73 (6.52%) Architect
9 67 (5.99%) Juniper Engineer
10 63 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 62 (5.54%) Senior Network Engineer
11 62 (5.54%) Support Analyst
12 57 (5.09%) 2nd Line Support
13 56 (5.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
14 55 (4.92%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 53 (4.74%) Administrator
16 50 (4.47%) Network Support
17 48 (4.29%) IT Engineer
17 48 (4.29%) Security Engineer
18 47 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (4.20%) Web Services
2 45 (4.02%) .NET
3 34 (3.04%) 802.1X
4 20 (1.79%) HTML
5 15 (1.34%) CSS
6 12 (1.07%) Middleware
7 8 (0.71%) ASP.NET
7 8 (0.71%) Regular Expression
8 7 (0.63%) Ajax
9 6 (0.54%) REST
9 6 (0.54%) SAX
9 6 (0.54%) SOAP
10 3 (0.27%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (0.18%) COM
11 2 (0.18%) IBM Integration Bus
12 1 (0.089%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.089%) FreeSWITCH
12 1 (0.089%) Oracle Fusion
12 1 (0.089%) SAML
12 1 (0.089%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 187 (16.71%) Data Centre
2 88 (7.86%) Driving Licence
3 46 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (4.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 40 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 34 (3.04%) Management Information System
7 31 (2.77%) Hybrid Cloud
8 24 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
9 23 (2.06%) PKI
10 16 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
11 11 (0.98%) e-Health
12 10 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
12 10 (0.89%) Public Cloud
13 9 (0.80%) Clustering
14 7 (0.63%) Blackberry
14 7 (0.63%) FlexPod
14 7 (0.63%) User Experience
15 6 (0.54%) IVR
15 6 (0.54%) Replication
16 5 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 459 (41.02%) Windows
2 253 (22.61%) Windows Server
3 143 (12.78%) Linux
4 132 (11.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 120 (10.72%) Windows 7
6 116 (10.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (3.75%) Windows 10
8 40 (3.57%) Windows XP
9 39 (3.49%) Unix
10 33 (2.95%) Mac OS X
10 33 (2.95%) Windows Server 2003
11 24 (2.14%) Windows 8
12 14 (1.25%) Apple iOS
13 13 (1.16%) CentOS
14 11 (0.98%) Android
14 11 (0.98%) Mac OS
15 9 (0.80%) Windows NT
16 7 (0.63%) Debian
17 6 (0.54%) Solaris
18 5 (0.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (22.07%) ITIL
2 150 (13.40%) Network Design
3 108 (9.65%) Presales
4 77 (6.88%) Load Balancing
5 71 (6.34%) Network Monitoring
6 57 (5.09%) Network Management
7 51 (4.56%) Kalman Filter
8 45 (4.02%) Migration
8 45 (4.02%) Project Management
9 37 (3.31%) DevOps
10 36 (3.22%) Problem Management
11 34 (3.04%) Change Management
12 33 (2.95%) Change Control
12 33 (2.95%) Performance Monitoring
12 33 (2.95%) PRINCE2
13 32 (2.86%) Business Continuity
13 32 (2.86%) High Availability
14 28 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (2.50%) ITIL V3
14 28 (2.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (5.63%) SQL
2 31 (2.77%) C
3 23 (2.06%) Java
4 22 (1.97%) PowerShell
5 16 (1.43%) Python
6 11 (0.98%) Bash Shell
7 5 (0.45%) R
7 5 (0.45%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.27%) Tcl
9 2 (0.18%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.18%) VB
9 2 (0.18%) VBScript
10 1 (0.089%) C#
10 1 (0.089%) Perl
10 1 (0.089%) PHP
10 1 (0.089%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 447 (39.95%) Cisco Certification
2 263 (23.50%) CCNA
3 260 (23.24%) CCNP
4 112 (10.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 106 (9.47%) Security Cleared
6 101 (9.03%) SC Cleared
7 82 (7.33%) CCIE
8 81 (7.24%) Degree
9 77 (6.88%) MCSE
10 47 (4.20%) DV Cleared
11 44 (3.93%) MCSA
12 42 (3.75%) MCP
13 31 (2.77%) ITIL Certification
14 30 (2.68%) CCDP
14 30 (2.68%) CCSE
15 22 (1.97%) JNCIS
16 21 (1.88%) NVQ Level 3
17 20 (1.79%) CCSA
18 19 (1.70%) Check Point Certification
19 17 (1.52%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (7.60%) SLA
2 31 (2.77%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.36%) PMBOK
6 3 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.18%) PMO
8 1 (0.089%) GPG13
8 1 (0.089%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.089%) QA
8 1 (0.089%) SDET
System Software
1 328 (29.31%) Active Directory
2 238 (21.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 141 (12.60%) Hyper-V
4 55 (4.92%) XenApp
5 33 (2.95%) vSphere
6 25 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (1.61%) Firmware
8 15 (1.34%) Virtual Servers
9 13 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 10 (0.89%) XenDesktop
11 9 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
12 8 (0.71%) Samba
12 8 (0.71%) VMware ESX
13 7 (0.63%) Terminal Services
14 6 (0.54%) XenServer
15 5 (0.45%) DFS Replication
15 5 (0.45%) MetaFrame
16 4 (0.36%) FreeRADIUS
16 4 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
17 2 (0.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 62 (5.54%) SCCM
2 32 (2.86%) FortiGate
3 31 (2.77%) Juniper STRM
4 21 (1.88%) Cisco UCCE
5 19 (1.70%) SCOM
6 18 (1.61%) Nagios
6 18 (1.61%) SolarWinds Orion
7 16 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (1.43%) Puppet
8 14 (1.25%) Cisco Prime
9 10 (0.89%) Cisco CUCM
10 9 (0.80%) Cisco UCCX
11 5 (0.45%) EdgeSight
12 4 (0.36%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.27%) Ansible
13 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 3 (0.27%) WSUS
14 2 (0.18%) HP SIM
14 2 (0.18%) TrustSec
14 2 (0.18%) vMotion
Vendors
1 644 (57.55%) Cisco
2 327 (29.22%) Microsoft
3 308 (27.52%) VMware
4 241 (21.54%) Juniper
5 158 (14.12%) CheckPoint
6 129 (11.53%) F5
7 122 (10.90%) Palo Alto
8 99 (8.85%) HP
9 98 (8.76%) Citrix
10 55 (4.92%) Oracle
11 53 (4.74%) Mitel
12 51 (4.56%) SolarWinds
13 50 (4.47%) Fortinet
13 50 (4.47%) NetApp
14 40 (3.57%) Avaya
15 38 (3.40%) Aruba
16 28 (2.50%) Riverbed
17 27 (2.41%) Dell
18 24 (2.14%) Brocade
19 22 (1.97%) Blue Coat
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lennon Wright
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday, 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Rullion
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
GM Financial
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Inbox Insight Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
St Giles International
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Other Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50000 - 55000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
IT Lab
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: MARKET SALARY
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Hols
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £65000 - £68000 per annum + + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago