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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
England / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 71 50
Rank change year-on-year -38 -21  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 418 675 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.85% 3.67% 4.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.05% 18.25% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 324 581 871
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 £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.25% -  

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 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 2777 3699 4536
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 18.91% 20.12% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2219 3002 3532
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 23 June 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 23 June 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
Hampshire +14 126 £32,500 -18.75% 19
Berkshire -45 81 £45,000 -10.00% 13
Surrey -10 75 £40,000 -12.56% 6
Kent +34 47 £40,000 -13.97% 1
Buckinghamshire -34 30 £34,250 -23.03% 1
Oxfordshire +36 29 £42,500 +6.91% 2
West Sussex -42 20 £40,000 -20.00% 1
East Sussex -6 14 £37,500 -11.24%
LAN
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 724 (82.93%) WAN
2 459 (52.58%) Windows
3 448 (51.32%) Cisco
4 416 (47.65%) Firewall
5 325 (37.23%) Cisco Certification
6 305 (34.94%) Active Directory
7 291 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 230 (26.35%) VMware
9 229 (26.23%) Windows Server
10 221 (25.32%) DNS
11 215 (24.63%) ITIL
12 211 (24.17%) VPN
13 202 (23.14%) DHCP
14 193 (22.11%) CCNA
15 185 (21.19%) Juniper
16 184 (21.08%) TCP/IP
17 168 (19.24%) Wireless
18 163 (18.67%) CCNP
19 159 (18.21%) VMware Infrastructure
20 149 (17.07%) Linux
21 143 (16.38%) Hyper-V
22 141 (16.15%) MPLS
23 139 (15.92%) Data Centre
24 134 (15.35%) Microsoft Office
25 130 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
26 129 (14.78%) Windows Server 2012
27 125 (14.32%) MS Exchange
27 125 (14.32%) Office 365
27 125 (14.32%) Network Security
28 120 (13.75%) Cisco ASA

LAN
Co-occurring 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
1 125 (14.32%) MS Exchange
2 41 (4.70%) SharePoint
3 30 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (2.18%) Apache
4 19 (2.18%) Skype for Business
5 18 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 18 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (2.06%) IIS
5 18 (2.06%) Tomcat
6 9 (1.03%) SAS
7 8 (0.92%) WebLogic
8 7 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (0.46%) Confluence
9 4 (0.46%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (0.46%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.34%) MS Project Server
10 3 (0.34%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.34%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 134 (15.35%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (1.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (1.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.03%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.11%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.23%) Maximo
3 1 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.11%) Epicor Vantage
3 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 125 (14.32%) Office 365
2 83 (9.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 65 (7.45%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (3.32%) SaaS
5 24 (2.75%) PaaS
6 22 (2.52%) IaaS
7 19 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.57%) G Suite
8 5 (0.57%) iPaaS
9 4 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.34%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.23%) AWS CloudTrail
11 2 (0.23%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.11%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 724 (82.93%) WAN
2 416 (47.65%) Firewall
3 221 (25.32%) DNS
4 211 (24.17%) VPN
5 202 (23.14%) DHCP
6 184 (21.08%) TCP/IP
7 168 (19.24%) Wireless
8 141 (16.15%) MPLS
9 125 (14.32%) Network Security
10 120 (13.75%) Cisco ASA
11 118 (13.52%) BGP
12 114 (13.06%) OSPF
13 107 (12.26%) VoIP
14 100 (11.45%) VLAN
15 86 (9.85%) Wi-Fi
16 71 (8.13%) WLAN
17 69 (7.90%) SAN
18 60 (6.87%) Cisco Nexus
19 49 (5.61%) Ethernet
20 40 (4.58%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (10.08%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (1.60%) MySQL
3 14 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (0.46%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.23%) Couchbase
8 2 (0.23%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.23%) Ingres
8 2 (0.23%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.23%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.23%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (1.03%) JIRA
2 4 (0.46%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.11%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.11%) JUnit
3 1 (0.11%) Robot Framework
3 1 (0.11%) TestNG
3 1 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 79 (9.05%) Finance
2 63 (7.22%) Telecoms
3 29 (3.32%) Manufacturing
4 26 (2.98%) Marketing
5 19 (2.18%) Retail
6 15 (1.72%) Electronics
7 14 (1.60%) Financial Institution
8 12 (1.37%) Back Office
9 8 (0.92%) Automotive
10 7 (0.80%) French Language
10 7 (0.80%) German Language
10 7 (0.80%) Spanish Language
11 6 (0.69%) Games
11 6 (0.69%) Law
11 6 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.57%) Advertising
12 5 (0.57%) Legal
13 4 (0.46%) Portuguese Language
14 3 (0.34%) Dutch Language
14 3 (0.34%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 253 (28.98%) Network Engineer
2 126 (14.43%) Support Engineer
3 112 (12.83%) Analyst
4 96 (11.00%) IT Support
5 81 (9.28%) IT Engineer
6 70 (8.02%) Administrator
7 68 (7.79%) Cisco Engineer
8 66 (7.56%) Support Analyst
9 62 (7.10%) IT Support Engineer
10 57 (6.53%) 2nd Line Support
11 54 (6.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 51 (5.84%) Senior Network Engineer
13 50 (5.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 49 (5.61%) Desktop Support
15 45 (5.15%) Architect
15 45 (5.15%) Systems Administrator
16 44 (5.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 38 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 36 (4.12%) Security Engineer
19 33 (3.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (4.24%) Web Services
2 14 (1.60%) 802.1X
2 14 (1.60%) CSS
3 11 (1.26%) .NET
3 11 (1.26%) HTML
3 11 (1.26%) Software Packaging
4 9 (1.03%) REST
5 8 (0.92%) JSON
5 8 (0.92%) Middleware
6 6 (0.69%) .NET Framework
6 6 (0.69%) ASP.NET
6 6 (0.69%) Node.js
7 5 (0.57%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (0.46%) Regular Expression
9 3 (0.34%) COM
10 2 (0.23%) HTML5
10 2 (0.23%) LAMP
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (0.23%) SAX
11 1 (0.11%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 139 (15.92%) Data Centre
2 63 (7.22%) Driving Licence
3 37 (4.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 31 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (3.44%) Computer Science
6 27 (3.09%) Management Information System
7 23 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
8 17 (1.95%) PKI
9 14 (1.60%) Clustering
10 12 (1.37%) iPhone
11 11 (1.26%) Public Cloud
11 11 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
12 10 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
13 8 (0.92%) Blackberry
13 8 (0.92%) Fat Client
13 8 (0.92%) FlexPod
13 8 (0.92%) Thin Client
14 7 (0.80%) Greenfield Project
14 7 (0.80%) User Experience
15 6 (0.69%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 459 (52.58%) Windows
2 229 (26.23%) Windows Server
3 149 (17.07%) Linux
4 129 (14.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 118 (13.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 93 (10.65%) Windows 7
7 59 (6.76%) Windows 10
8 34 (3.89%) Unix
9 30 (3.44%) Android
10 28 (3.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 25 (2.86%) Apple iOS
11 25 (2.86%) Mac OS X
12 21 (2.41%) Windows XP
13 16 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (1.37%) CentOS
15 11 (1.26%) Windows 8
16 7 (0.80%) Debian
17 6 (0.69%) Mac OS
17 6 (0.69%) Solaris
17 6 (0.69%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (24.63%) ITIL
2 92 (10.54%) Network Design
3 74 (8.48%) Presales
4 59 (6.76%) Load Balancing
5 50 (5.73%) Migration
6 47 (5.38%) Project Management
7 37 (4.24%) PRINCE2
8 36 (4.12%) DevOps
8 36 (4.12%) Kalman Filter
9 33 (3.78%) Change Control
9 33 (3.78%) Network Monitoring
10 32 (3.67%) Change Management
11 29 (3.32%) Business Continuity
11 29 (3.32%) Network Management
11 29 (3.32%) Time Management
12 28 (3.21%) Service Delivery
13 27 (3.09%) Data Protection
14 23 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (2.63%) Information Security
14 23 (2.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 55 (6.30%) SQL
2 39 (4.47%) PowerShell
3 35 (4.01%) Python
4 29 (3.32%) Java
5 16 (1.83%) Ruby
6 9 (1.03%) C
6 9 (1.03%) VBScript
7 8 (0.92%) Bash Shell
7 8 (0.92%) PHP
8 5 (0.57%) JavaScript
8 5 (0.57%) Perl
9 2 (0.23%) C++
9 2 (0.23%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.11%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 325 (37.23%) Cisco Certification
2 193 (22.11%) CCNA
3 163 (18.67%) CCNP
4 130 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 113 (12.94%) Security Cleared
6 106 (12.14%) SC Cleared
7 79 (9.05%) MCSE
8 69 (7.90%) Degree
9 58 (6.64%) MCP
10 48 (5.50%) MCSA
11 47 (5.38%) CCIE
12 33 (3.78%) MCITP
13 30 (3.44%) DV Cleared
14 24 (2.75%) CCSE
14 24 (2.75%) MCDST
15 23 (2.63%) CCDP
16 22 (2.52%) JNCIS
17 21 (2.41%) JNCIP
18 20 (2.29%) MCTS
19 19 (2.18%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (8.71%) SLA
2 18 (2.06%) PCI DSS
3 17 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.80%) PMO
6 5 (0.57%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.11%) GPG13
7 1 (0.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 305 (34.94%) Active Directory
2 159 (18.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 143 (16.38%) Hyper-V
4 70 (8.02%) XenApp
5 30 (3.44%) vSphere
6 20 (2.29%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (2.18%) Terminal Services
8 16 (1.83%) XenServer
9 11 (1.26%) KVM
9 11 (1.26%) VMware Workstation
10 8 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (0.69%) XenDesktop
12 5 (0.57%) DFS Replication
12 5 (0.57%) MetaFrame
13 4 (0.46%) Firmware
13 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.46%) Samba
13 4 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.34%) Docker
14 3 (0.34%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 71 (8.13%) SCCM
2 23 (2.63%) FortiGate
3 21 (2.41%) Puppet
4 19 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (2.06%) WSUS
6 17 (1.95%) Nagios
6 17 (1.95%) SCOM
7 15 (1.72%) SolarWinds Orion
8 11 (1.26%) Juniper STRM
8 11 (1.26%) ZABBIX
9 8 (0.92%) Ansible
9 8 (0.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 8 (0.92%) SCDPM
10 7 (0.80%) Cisco Prime
10 7 (0.80%) Microsoft Intune
11 6 (0.69%) Cisco UCCE
12 5 (0.57%) Backup Exec
12 5 (0.57%) EdgeSight
13 4 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
14 3 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 448 (51.32%) Cisco
2 291 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 230 (26.35%) VMware
4 185 (21.19%) Juniper
5 116 (13.29%) Citrix
6 113 (12.94%) CheckPoint
7 108 (12.37%) F5
8 94 (10.77%) HP
9 91 (10.42%) Palo Alto
10 46 (5.27%) Fortinet
10 46 (5.27%) SolarWinds
11 42 (4.81%) Aruba
12 38 (4.35%) Oracle
13 35 (4.01%) NetApp
14 32 (3.67%) Meraki
15 28 (3.21%) Red Hat
16 26 (2.98%) Forcepoint
16 26 (2.98%) Remedy
17 24 (2.75%) Dell
18 22 (2.52%) Avaya
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Car & Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum & Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + Car and Expenses
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum benefits and technical training
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Adeptis Group
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
UKCloud
Salary: Competitive Rates / Negotiable- Pension, Healthcare, Life Cover, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Myles Roberts
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + + Flexible Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Winchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Basingstoke
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits. (Salary dependent on exp
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £25000 per annum + + Company & Performance Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
I3
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 14 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and excellent benefits!
Posted: 15 days ago