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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 126 98 131
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +33
Permanent jobs citing LAN 202 301 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.10% 2.55% 2.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.17% 14.98% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 188 236 224
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
1332 2010 1846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.84% 17.00% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1139 1686 1624
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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.

1 380 (82.79%) WAN
2 276 (60.13%) Cisco
3 222 (48.37%) Firewall
4 204 (44.44%) Windows
5 157 (34.20%) Cisco Certification
6 145 (31.59%) Microsoft
7 140 (30.50%) VMware
8 133 (28.98%) Finance
9 132 (28.76%) Active Directory
10 122 (26.58%) ITIL
11 119 (25.93%) TCP/IP
12 105 (22.88%) VPN
13 103 (22.44%) Data Centre
14 96 (20.92%) BGP
15 93 (20.26%) Windows Server 2008
16 92 (20.04%) Wireless
17 91 (19.83%) CheckPoint
18 88 (19.17%) DNS
19 84 (18.30%) CCNA
20 83 (18.08%) OSPF
21 75 (16.34%) Juniper
21 75 (16.34%) CCNP
21 75 (16.34%) DHCP
21 75 (16.34%) MS Office
22 73 (15.90%) VoIP
22 73 (15.90%) VMware Infrastructure
23 69 (15.03%) F5
24 64 (13.94%) Cisco ASA
24 64 (13.94%) Citrix
25 63 (13.73%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 63 (13.73%) MS Exchange
2 37 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (6.10%) Lync
4 22 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (3.27%) SharePoint
6 14 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (2.18%) Confluence
7 10 (2.18%) IIS
7 10 (2.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (1.96%) Apache
9 7 (1.53%) nginx
9 7 (1.53%) MediaWiki
10 6 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.44%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.22%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.22%) LiveLink
Applications
1 75 (16.34%) MS Office
2 56 (12.20%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.74%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.44%) MS Project
5 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.22%) SAP CCM
4 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.36%) Office 365
2 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.22%) SaaS
4 1 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 380 (82.79%) WAN
2 222 (48.37%) Firewall
3 119 (25.93%) TCP/IP
4 105 (22.88%) VPN
5 96 (20.92%) BGP
6 92 (20.04%) Wireless
7 88 (19.17%) DNS
8 83 (18.08%) OSPF
9 75 (16.34%) DHCP
10 73 (15.90%) VoIP
11 64 (13.94%) Cisco ASA
12 63 (13.73%) Network Security
12 63 (13.73%) Cisco Nexus
13 62 (13.51%) MPLS
14 59 (12.85%) VLAN
15 57 (12.42%) SAN
16 50 (10.89%) EIGRP
17 38 (8.28%) Cisco IOS
18 34 (7.41%) IPsec
18 34 (7.41%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (9.37%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (1.74%) MySQL
3 8 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (1.53%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.44%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.22%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 11 (2.40%) JIRA
2 8 (1.74%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.74%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.74%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.53%) Subversion
3 7 (1.53%) Hudson
4 6 (1.31%) Rational Performance Tester
5 3 (0.65%) FishEye
6 1 (0.22%) InstallShield
General
1 133 (28.98%) Finance
2 39 (8.50%) Telecoms
3 38 (8.28%) Banking
4 19 (4.14%) Legal
5 12 (2.61%) Manufacturing
5 12 (2.61%) Advertising
6 11 (2.40%) Marketing
7 9 (1.96%) Law
8 8 (1.74%) Retail
9 7 (1.53%) Back Office
10 4 (0.87%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.44%) Electronics
12 2 (0.44%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.44%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.22%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.22%) French Language
13 1 (0.22%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.22%) Front Office
13 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 115 (25.05%) Network Engineer
2 84 (18.30%) Analyst
3 58 (12.64%) Support Analyst
4 51 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 31 (6.75%) Senior Network Engineer
6 30 (6.54%) Infrastructure Manager
7 28 (6.10%) Architect
8 26 (5.66%) Consultant
9 25 (5.45%) Network Analyst
10 24 (5.23%) Network Support
11 22 (4.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 20 (4.36%) Network Manager
13 19 (4.14%) Administrator
14 18 (3.92%) Project Manager
14 18 (3.92%) Network Consultant
14 18 (3.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 18 (3.92%) Security Engineer
15 17 (3.70%) Network Architect
15 17 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
15 17 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.96%) XMPP
1 9 (1.96%) 802.1X
2 8 (1.74%) .NET
3 7 (1.53%) LAMP
4 5 (1.09%) Web Services
4 5 (1.09%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (0.87%) XML
5 4 (0.87%) SOAP
6 2 (0.44%) REST
7 1 (0.22%) COM
7 1 (0.22%) WAP
7 1 (0.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 103 (22.44%) Data Centre
2 31 (6.75%) Video Conferencing
3 23 (5.01%) Computer Science
4 19 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (4.14%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.27%) Thin Client
5 15 (3.27%) Fat Client
6 12 (2.61%) Blackberry
7 11 (2.40%) Hedge funds
8 8 (1.74%) EqualLogic
9 7 (1.53%) Wiki
9 7 (1.53%) IVR
10 6 (1.31%) Fixed Income
10 6 (1.31%) Handset
11 5 (1.09%) Mathematics
11 5 (1.09%) iPhone
12 3 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.65%) NHS
12 3 (0.65%) Clustering
12 3 (0.65%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 204 (44.44%) Windows
2 93 (20.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 60 (13.07%) Windows 7
4 59 (12.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 52 (11.33%) Linux
6 46 (10.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (3.49%) Windows XP
8 11 (2.40%) Windows 8
9 10 (2.18%) UNIX
10 9 (1.96%) Debian
11 7 (1.53%) Ubuntu
11 7 (1.53%) CentOS
12 4 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.87%) Windows Vista
12 4 (0.87%) Android
13 3 (0.65%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (26.58%) ITIL
2 46 (10.02%) Project Management
3 40 (8.71%) Network Design
4 34 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 31 (6.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 30 (6.54%) Service Management
7 29 (6.32%) PRINCE2
8 26 (5.66%) Incident Management
9 22 (4.79%) Load Balancing
10 17 (3.70%) Mentoring
11 14 (3.05%) Patch Management
11 14 (3.05%) Server Building
11 14 (3.05%) Capacity Planning
12 13 (2.83%) CRM
12 13 (2.83%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (2.61%) Problem Management
13 12 (2.61%) Investment Management
14 11 (2.40%) Time Management
14 11 (2.40%) Enterprise Architecture
14 11 (2.40%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (12.20%) SQL
2 18 (3.92%) PowerShell
3 16 (3.49%) Perl
4 13 (2.83%) Python
4 13 (2.83%) C
5 10 (2.18%) Java
6 9 (1.96%) JavaScript
6 9 (1.96%) Bash Shell
7 8 (1.74%) C#
7 8 (1.74%) VBScript
8 7 (1.53%) Ruby
8 7 (1.53%) PHP
9 5 (1.09%) VB
10 1 (0.22%) VBA
10 1 (0.22%) C++
10 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.22%) Korn
Qualifications
1 157 (34.20%) Cisco Certification
2 84 (18.30%) CCNA
3 75 (16.34%) CCNP
4 48 (10.46%) Degree
5 46 (10.02%) Security Cleared
6 39 (8.50%) CCIE
6 39 (8.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 34 (7.41%) MCSE
7 34 (7.41%) SC Cleared
8 24 (5.23%) MCSA
9 22 (4.79%) ITIL Certification
10 19 (4.14%) CCSA
11 17 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 11 (2.40%) MCP
13 10 (2.18%) CCDP
13 10 (2.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (1.96%) A+ Certification
14 9 (1.96%) MCITP
15 8 (1.74%) MCTS
16 7 (1.53%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.10%) SLA
2 5 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.87%) COBIT
4 3 (0.65%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 132 (28.76%) Active Directory
2 73 (15.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (5.88%) VMware ESX
4 22 (4.79%) Hyper-V
5 16 (3.49%) vSphere
6 15 (3.27%) XenDesktop
7 14 (3.05%) XenApp
8 8 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (1.53%) iptables
9 7 (1.53%) Samba
9 7 (1.53%) XenServer
9 7 (1.53%) Postfix
10 5 (1.09%) vCloud
11 3 (0.65%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.44%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.22%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.22%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.22%) Xen
13 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 19 (4.14%) Backup Exec
2 16 (3.49%) Cisco CUCM
3 13 (2.83%) SCCM
4 11 (2.40%) Puppet
5 10 (2.18%) Cisco UCCX
6 8 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (1.74%) Ansible
7 7 (1.53%) Salt
7 7 (1.53%) ZABBIX
7 7 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (1.31%) FortiGate
9 5 (1.09%) CiscoWorks
10 4 (0.87%) Nagios
11 3 (0.65%) WSUS
11 3 (0.65%) AirWatch
11 3 (0.65%) Cisco Prime
12 2 (0.44%) NetBackup
13 1 (0.22%) SCOM
13 1 (0.22%) HP Data Protector
13 1 (0.22%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 276 (60.13%) Cisco
2 145 (31.59%) Microsoft
3 140 (30.50%) VMware
4 91 (19.83%) CheckPoint
5 75 (16.34%) Juniper
6 69 (15.03%) F5
7 64 (13.94%) Citrix
8 32 (6.97%) Aruba
9 31 (6.75%) Avaya
10 30 (6.54%) HP
11 26 (5.66%) NetApp
12 19 (4.14%) McAfee
13 18 (3.92%) SolarWinds
14 17 (3.70%) EMC
15 15 (3.27%) Oracle
15 15 (3.27%) Symantec
15 15 (3.27%) Mitel
16 14 (3.05%) Blue Coat
17 13 (2.83%) Fortinet
18 12 (2.61%) Verint
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £10k Allowances, Bonus and On Call
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Salary is approx 45-55k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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ninesharp
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + 25 days holiday, 5% pension etc...
Posted: 5 days ago
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Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Newton Blue
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 22 days ago
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Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
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Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago