Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 66 49
Rank change year-on-year -4 -17 +31
Permanent jobs citing LAN 3 11 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.56% 1.80% 3.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.94% 13.58% 24.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 42
Suffolk median annual salary £25,000 £29,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.79% -12.12% +17.86%
10th Percentile £21,800 £21,950 £20,600
90th Percentile £32,200 £47,500 £56,250
East of England median annual salary £38,000 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year -17.84% +8.82% +6.25%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 102 81 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 19.17% 13.26% 16.31%
Number of salaries quoted 65 78 147
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% +10.00% +6.87%
10th Percentile £23,850 £22,588 £25,300
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,875 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Suffolk.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Suffolk

LAN
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for LAN in Suffolk

LAN
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +20 3 £25,000 +8.70% 1
LAN
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for LAN.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) People Management

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Supervisor
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft