Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 54 62
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8 +11
Permanent jobs citing LAN 6 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.47% 2.80% 3.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.45% 25.45% 22.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 27
Suffolk median annual salary £22,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.33% - +15.38%
East of England median annual salary £36,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +5.88% -

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 71 55 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 17.36% 11.00% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 51 49 102
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,600 £24,050
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,500 £61,125
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Suffolk over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram 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 21 January 2019. 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 +14 6 £22,000 -41.33%
LAN
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) VirtualBox
2 4 (66.67%) Office 365
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Structured Cabling
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) RSVP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) SSH

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Structured Cabling
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) RSVP
3 2 (33.33%) SSH
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Help Desk Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Help Desk Support
1 4 (66.67%) Help Desk Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) IT Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) IT Support
1 4 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 10
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 4 (66.67%) VirtualBox
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper