Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 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 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 61 73
Rank change year-on-year +7 +12 -23
Permanent jobs citing LAN 14 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.80% 3.25% 1.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.45% 22.31% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 15
Suffolk median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38% -27.78%
10th Percentile £28,500 £20,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £38,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 55 121 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 11.00% 14.56% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 49 102 123
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £22,600 £24,050 £18,000
90th Percentile £55,500 £61,125 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 2018.

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 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
Bury St Edmunds +21 6 £42,500 +6.25%
Haverhill - 5 £29,000 -
Ipswich -1 3 £37,500 -14.29%
LAN
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for LAN.

1 14 (100.00%) WAN
2 8 (57.14%) Office 365
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (50.00%) VoIP
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) Wireless
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco
4 6 (42.86%) Network Security
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (35.71%) Network Design
5 5 (35.71%) Smartphone
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
5 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (35.71%) Network Management
5 5 (35.71%) Data Privacy
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 5 (35.71%) Driving Licence
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
5 5 (35.71%) CCNP
5 5 (35.71%) CCNA
5 5 (35.71%) Citrix
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (35.71%) WLAN
5 5 (35.71%) Firewall
5 5 (35.71%) Internet
5 5 (35.71%) ADSL
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) Active Directory

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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (50.00%) VoIP
3 6 (42.86%) Network Security
3 6 (42.86%) Wireless
4 5 (35.71%) ADSL
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) Internet
4 5 (35.71%) WLAN
5 1 (7.14%) Skype
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Support Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Desktop Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Desktop Support
3 5 (35.71%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Incident and Problem Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Problem Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Problem Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Driving Licence
1 5 (35.71%) Smartphone
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (35.71%) Data Privacy
1 5 (35.71%) Network Design
1 5 (35.71%) Network Management
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CCNA
1 5 (35.71%) CCNP
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) VMware