The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 116 117 136
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +19
Permanent jobs citing LAN 231 292 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.25% 2.32% 1.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.08% 14.77% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 221 240 210
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,400 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,250 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
LAN
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1437 1977 2086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.99% 15.70% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1238 1676 1860
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

LAN
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the City of London region.

LAN Salary Trend in the City of London

LAN
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the City of London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in the City of London

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN.

1 498 (84.98%) WAN
2 360 (61.43%) Cisco
3 297 (50.68%) Firewall
4 244 (41.64%) Windows
5 205 (34.98%) Cisco Certification
6 175 (29.86%) Microsoft
7 163 (27.82%) Finance
8 161 (27.47%) VPN
9 158 (26.96%) VMware
10 143 (24.40%) ITIL
11 137 (23.38%) Active Directory
12 125 (21.33%) BGP
13 123 (20.99%) Wireless
13 123 (20.99%) CheckPoint
14 121 (20.65%) OSPF
15 116 (19.80%) Data Centre
16 112 (19.11%) TCP/IP
17 110 (18.77%) CCNP
18 106 (18.09%) VoIP
19 105 (17.92%) Juniper
20 102 (17.41%) CCNA
20 102 (17.41%) MS Office
21 98 (16.72%) DNS
21 98 (16.72%) MPLS
22 94 (16.04%) Windows Server 2008
23 91 (15.53%) VLAN
24 89 (15.19%) MS Exchange
25 88 (15.02%) F5
26 84 (14.33%) EIGRP
27 82 (13.99%) Network Security

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 89 (15.19%) MS Exchange
2 48 (8.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (7.00%) Lync
4 23 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (2.90%) SharePoint
5 17 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 13 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (2.05%) IIS
8 8 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.85%) Apache
10 4 (0.68%) Confluence
11 3 (0.51%) MediaWiki
11 3 (0.51%) nginx
12 1 (0.17%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.17%) LiveLink
12 1 (0.17%) Commerce Server
12 1 (0.17%) GroupWise
Applications
1 102 (17.41%) MS Office
2 54 (9.22%) MS Excel
3 19 (3.24%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.51%) MS Project
6 2 (0.34%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 10 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.34%) SAP CCM
3 2 (0.34%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.17%) Primavera
4 1 (0.17%) RMDS
4 1 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.17%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.90%) Office 365
2 10 (1.71%) IaaS
3 8 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.17%) SaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 498 (84.98%) WAN
2 297 (50.68%) Firewall
3 161 (27.47%) VPN
4 125 (21.33%) BGP
5 123 (20.99%) Wireless
6 121 (20.65%) OSPF
7 112 (19.11%) TCP/IP
8 106 (18.09%) VoIP
9 98 (16.72%) DNS
9 98 (16.72%) MPLS
10 91 (15.53%) VLAN
11 84 (14.33%) EIGRP
12 82 (13.99%) Network Security
12 82 (13.99%) Cisco Nexus
13 80 (13.65%) Cisco ASA
14 73 (12.46%) DHCP
15 55 (9.39%) SAN
16 52 (8.87%) HSRP
17 49 (8.36%) IPsec
18 42 (7.17%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (7.68%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (0.68%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.68%) MySQL
5 3 (0.51%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.17%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (1.02%) Rational Performance Tester
2 4 (0.68%) JIRA
3 3 (0.51%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.51%) Subversion
3 3 (0.51%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.51%) Hudson
4 1 (0.17%) FishEye
4 1 (0.17%) InstallShield
General
1 163 (27.82%) Finance
2 33 (5.63%) Telecoms
3 32 (5.46%) Retail
4 28 (4.78%) Banking
5 22 (3.75%) Manufacturing
6 18 (3.07%) Legal
7 15 (2.56%) Law
8 13 (2.22%) Advertising
8 13 (2.22%) Marketing
9 10 (1.71%) Electronics
10 7 (1.19%) Back Office
11 6 (1.02%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.68%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.51%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.34%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.34%) French Language
14 2 (0.34%) Games
15 1 (0.17%) Publishing
15 1 (0.17%) Interactive Media
15 1 (0.17%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 139 (23.72%) Network Engineer
2 98 (16.72%) Analyst
3 63 (10.75%) Support Analyst
4 53 (9.04%) Support Engineer
5 43 (7.34%) Consultant
6 40 (6.83%) Architect
6 40 (6.83%) Senior Network Engineer
7 33 (5.63%) Infrastructure Manager
8 30 (5.12%) Cisco Engineer
8 30 (5.12%) Network Support
9 26 (4.44%) Network Architect
10 25 (4.27%) Security Engineer
10 25 (4.27%) Network Analyst
11 24 (4.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 24 (4.10%) Technical Support
11 24 (4.10%) Network Manager
12 22 (3.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 20 (3.41%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
13 20 (3.41%) IT Support
14 19 (3.24%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.61%) XMPP
2 8 (1.37%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (1.02%) XML
4 5 (0.85%) Web Services
5 3 (0.51%) LAMP
5 3 (0.51%) SOAP
6 1 (0.17%) COM
6 1 (0.17%) ODBC
6 1 (0.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 116 (19.80%) Data Centre
2 49 (8.36%) Video Conferencing
3 31 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (4.27%) Management Information System
5 23 (3.92%) Thin Client
5 23 (3.92%) Computer Science
5 23 (3.92%) Fat Client
6 19 (3.24%) Client/Server
7 16 (2.73%) Blackberry
8 15 (2.56%) EPoS
8 15 (2.56%) Hedge funds
9 14 (2.39%) Clustering
10 10 (1.71%) DTV
11 9 (1.54%) Handset
12 6 (1.02%) Statistics
13 5 (0.85%) Mathematics
13 5 (0.85%) iPhone
13 5 (0.85%) IVR
14 4 (0.68%) NHS
14 4 (0.68%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 244 (41.64%) Windows
2 94 (16.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 74 (12.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 70 (11.95%) Windows 7
5 51 (8.70%) Linux
6 49 (8.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (4.61%) Windows XP
8 18 (3.07%) UNIX
9 17 (2.90%) Apple iOS
10 10 (1.71%) Windows Vista
11 8 (1.37%) Windows 8
12 7 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (1.02%) Android
13 6 (1.02%) Debian
14 4 (0.68%) Windows 2000
14 4 (0.68%) AIX
14 4 (0.68%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.68%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.51%) CentOS
16 1 (0.17%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (24.40%) ITIL
2 70 (11.95%) Project Management
3 68 (11.60%) Network Design
4 34 (5.80%) Service Management
5 32 (5.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 30 (5.12%) Service Delivery
7 28 (4.78%) PRINCE2
7 28 (4.78%) Time Management
8 27 (4.61%) Load Balancing
9 21 (3.58%) Incident Management
9 21 (3.58%) Patch Management
10 18 (3.07%) Change Control
10 18 (3.07%) Network Management
10 18 (3.07%) Information Security
11 14 (2.39%) Network Monitoring
11 14 (2.39%) Server Building
12 13 (2.22%) Kalman Filter
12 13 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (2.22%) Project Planning
13 12 (2.05%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (12.46%) SQL
2 16 (2.73%) PowerShell
3 13 (2.22%) C
4 12 (2.05%) Perl
4 12 (2.05%) Python
5 6 (1.02%) VBScript
6 5 (0.85%) Korn
6 5 (0.85%) Bash Shell
7 4 (0.68%) PL/SQL
7 4 (0.68%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.68%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.51%) VB
8 3 (0.51%) PHP
8 3 (0.51%) Java
8 3 (0.51%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.51%) Ruby
9 1 (0.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 205 (34.98%) Cisco Certification
2 110 (18.77%) CCNP
3 102 (17.41%) CCNA
4 64 (10.92%) Degree
5 47 (8.02%) Security Cleared
6 45 (7.68%) CCIE
7 41 (7.00%) SC Cleared
8 34 (5.80%) ITIL Certification
9 33 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 27 (4.61%) MCSE
11 24 (4.10%) CCSA
12 19 (3.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 17 (2.90%) MCSA
14 14 (2.39%) CCDP
15 13 (2.22%) MCP
16 10 (1.71%) CISSP
17 9 (1.54%) MCTS
17 9 (1.54%) DV Cleared
18 8 (1.37%) MCITP
19 7 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.31%) SLA
2 11 (1.88%) COBIT
3 10 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (1.54%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 137 (23.38%) Active Directory
2 73 (12.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.92%) Hyper-V
3 23 (3.92%) XenDesktop
4 20 (3.41%) XenApp
5 16 (2.73%) vSphere
6 13 (2.22%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.68%) XenServer
7 4 (0.68%) Oracle Clusterware
8 3 (0.51%) iptables
8 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.51%) Postfix
8 3 (0.51%) Samba
9 2 (0.34%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.34%) Xen
9 2 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.34%) UAG
10 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (4.10%) Cisco CUCM
2 14 (2.39%) Cisco UCCX
3 11 (1.88%) OPNET
3 11 (1.88%) SCCM
3 11 (1.88%) Cisco UCCE
4 9 (1.54%) CiscoWorks
5 7 (1.19%) FortiGate
6 5 (0.85%) Backup Exec
7 4 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (0.68%) WSUS
7 4 (0.68%) Cisco IPCC
7 4 (0.68%) Puppet
7 4 (0.68%) Data Guard
7 4 (0.68%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.51%) Salt
8 3 (0.51%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.51%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.51%) SCOM
9 2 (0.34%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 360 (61.43%) Cisco
2 175 (29.86%) Microsoft
3 158 (26.96%) VMware
4 123 (20.99%) CheckPoint
5 105 (17.92%) Juniper
6 88 (15.02%) F5
7 75 (12.80%) Citrix
8 52 (8.87%) Avaya
9 50 (8.53%) HP
10 42 (7.17%) Aruba
11 31 (5.29%) SolarWinds
11 31 (5.29%) NetApp
12 30 (5.12%) Riverbed
13 26 (4.44%) Apple
14 23 (3.92%) Fortinet
15 20 (3.41%) Oracle
16 18 (3.07%) McAfee
17 16 (2.73%) Mitel
18 15 (2.56%) Bloomberg
19 14 (2.39%) Reuters
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + brilliant bonuses and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
MACQUARIE
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Qualserv Consulting
Salary: to £110K+ package (to £80K base)
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + 25 days holidays & benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Salary is approx 45-55k base + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £10k allowances + other benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + great company
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 19 days ago