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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 90 124 127
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +3
Permanent jobs citing LAN 313 251 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.72% 2.12% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.10% 14.05% 11.60%
Number of salaries quoted 244 223 239
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
1944 1787 2275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.88% 15.11% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1635 1585 2031
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 September 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in the City of London

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 506 (81.35%) WAN
2 340 (54.66%) Cisco
3 291 (46.78%) Windows
4 225 (36.17%) Microsoft
5 215 (34.57%) Finance
6 211 (33.92%) Active Directory
7 207 (33.28%) Firewall
8 203 (32.64%) VMware
9 183 (29.42%) Cisco Certification
10 175 (28.14%) ITIL
11 158 (25.40%) TCP/IP
12 154 (24.76%) Windows Server 2008
13 149 (23.95%) VPN
13 149 (23.95%) MS Exchange
14 147 (23.63%) DNS
15 146 (23.47%) Citrix
16 145 (23.31%) CCNP
17 143 (22.99%) VMware Infrastructure
18 141 (22.67%) Wireless
19 121 (19.45%) Degree
20 112 (18.01%) SAN
21 111 (17.85%) DHCP
22 110 (17.68%) SQL Server
23 109 (17.52%) Juniper
24 106 (17.04%) MS Excel
25 92 (14.79%) BGP
25 92 (14.79%) Project Management
26 91 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
27 88 (14.15%) Internet
28 84 (13.50%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 149 (23.95%) MS Exchange
2 63 (10.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 60 (9.65%) SharePoint
4 27 (4.34%) IIS
5 25 (4.02%) Lync
6 18 (2.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 16 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
8 15 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (2.09%) WebSphere
10 9 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
10 9 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
11 6 (0.96%) Apache
12 5 (0.80%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.64%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.32%) SAS
14 2 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.32%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 106 (17.04%) MS Excel
2 77 (12.38%) MS Office
3 14 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.61%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.48%) Acrobat
5 3 (0.48%) SmartSuite
5 3 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.61%) Summit
1 10 (1.61%) Front Arena
1 10 (1.61%) RMDS
1 10 (1.61%) 3000 Xtra
1 10 (1.61%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 10 (1.61%) Eikon
2 3 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.25%) Office 365
2 11 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.96%) SaaS
4 5 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.16%) Joyent
6 1 (0.16%) IaaS
6 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 506 (81.35%) WAN
2 207 (33.28%) Firewall
3 158 (25.40%) TCP/IP
4 149 (23.95%) VPN
5 147 (23.63%) DNS
6 141 (22.67%) Wireless
7 112 (18.01%) SAN
8 111 (17.85%) DHCP
9 92 (14.79%) BGP
10 88 (14.15%) Internet
11 79 (12.70%) MPLS
12 78 (12.54%) OSPF
13 77 (12.38%) EIGRP
14 76 (12.22%) VoIP
15 63 (10.13%) IP Telephony
15 63 (10.13%) Network Security
16 61 (9.81%) VLAN
17 56 (9.00%) Cisco ASA
18 45 (7.23%) HSRP
19 43 (6.91%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (17.68%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.38%) MySQL
3 12 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (1.61%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.45%) Big Data
5 9 (1.45%) Hadoop
5 9 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (1.29%) Mahout
6 8 (1.29%) Oracle Exadata
6 8 (1.29%) Pentaho
6 8 (1.29%) DB2
6 8 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.29%) DataStage
7 5 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.64%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.16%) Redis
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (1.29%) Talend Open Studio
1 8 (1.29%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.13%) Subversion
3 6 (0.96%) Metasploit
4 4 (0.64%) Hudson
4 4 (0.64%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.16%) Maven
6 1 (0.16%) JIRA
6 1 (0.16%) LoadRunner
General
1 215 (34.57%) Finance
2 48 (7.72%) Telecoms
3 43 (6.91%) Banking
4 39 (6.27%) Law
5 25 (4.02%) Advertising
6 10 (1.61%) Publishing
6 10 (1.61%) Legal
7 9 (1.45%) Marketing
7 9 (1.45%) Retail
8 8 (1.29%) Back Office
9 6 (0.96%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.80%) German Language
11 4 (0.64%) Billing
11 4 (0.64%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.48%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.32%) International Banking
13 2 (0.32%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.32%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 122 (19.61%) Network Engineer
2 100 (16.08%) Analyst
3 45 (7.23%) Support Analyst
4 40 (6.43%) Infrastructure Manager
5 38 (6.11%) Administrator
6 37 (5.95%) Senior Network Engineer
6 37 (5.95%) Security Engineer
7 34 (5.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 34 (5.47%) Architect
8 30 (4.82%) Systems Administrator
8 30 (4.82%) Network Security Engineer
9 29 (4.66%) Technical Manager
10 25 (4.02%) Project Manager
11 23 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 23 (3.70%) Support Engineer
12 22 (3.54%) Network Analyst
13 20 (3.22%) Team Leader
14 19 (3.05%) Systems Engineer
14 19 (3.05%) Senior Security Engineer
14 19 (3.05%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.89%) Web Services
2 13 (2.09%) SOAP
3 12 (1.93%) Middleware
4 10 (1.61%) .NET
5 8 (1.29%) FIX Protocol
6 6 (0.96%) XMPP
7 3 (0.48%) LAMP
8 2 (0.32%) CSS
9 1 (0.16%) JSP
9 1 (0.16%) J2EE
9 1 (0.16%) ODBC
9 1 (0.16%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.16%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 42 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (6.11%) Computer Science
3 34 (5.47%) Blackberry
4 26 (4.18%) Video Conferencing
5 23 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 21 (3.38%) Statistics
7 13 (2.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 12 (1.93%) Replication
8 12 (1.93%) Mobile App
9 11 (1.77%) CMDB
10 10 (1.61%) Handset
10 10 (1.61%) CLARiiON
10 10 (1.61%) Clustering
10 10 (1.61%) Equities
11 8 (1.29%) EqualLogic
12 6 (0.96%) Mathematics
12 6 (0.96%) IVR
12 6 (0.96%) GIS
12 6 (0.96%) Cryptography
13 5 (0.80%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 291 (46.78%) Windows
2 154 (24.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 91 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 80 (12.86%) Linux
5 61 (9.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 60 (9.65%) Windows 7
7 40 (6.43%) UNIX
8 31 (4.98%) Windows XP
9 23 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (2.41%) Windows Vista
10 15 (2.41%) Android
11 12 (1.93%) Windows 8
12 11 (1.77%) Apple iOS
13 9 (1.45%) CentOS
14 8 (1.29%) Mac OS X
15 7 (1.13%) Solaris
16 4 (0.64%) AIX
17 2 (0.32%) Windows NT
17 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (28.14%) ITIL
2 92 (14.79%) Project Management
3 59 (9.49%) Network Management
4 47 (7.56%) Load Balancing
5 38 (6.11%) Network Design
6 34 (5.47%) PRINCE
7 25 (4.02%) Change Management
7 25 (4.02%) Information Security
7 25 (4.02%) Network Monitoring
8 24 (3.86%) CRM
8 24 (3.86%) Incident Management
9 22 (3.54%) E-Commerce
9 22 (3.54%) PRINCE2
9 22 (3.54%) Service Delivery
9 22 (3.54%) Capacity Management
10 21 (3.38%) Performance Tuning
11 20 (3.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (3.22%) Disaster Recovery
11 20 (3.22%) Configuration Management
12 19 (3.05%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (9.65%) SQL
2 24 (3.86%) Java
3 22 (3.54%) Python
4 12 (1.93%) C
5 11 (1.77%) Perl
6 10 (1.61%) Bash Shell
7 9 (1.45%) PowerShell
8 8 (1.29%) R
9 7 (1.13%) Shell Script
10 6 (0.96%) C++
11 2 (0.32%) Ruby
12 1 (0.16%) Korn
12 1 (0.16%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 183 (29.42%) Cisco Certification
2 145 (23.31%) CCNP
3 121 (19.45%) Degree
4 84 (13.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 77 (12.38%) CCNA
6 56 (9.00%) MCSE
7 40 (6.43%) MCITP
8 38 (6.11%) MCSA
9 21 (3.38%) CCIE
10 18 (2.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 17 (2.73%) Security Cleared
12 16 (2.57%) CCDP
13 13 (2.09%) CISSP
13 13 (2.09%) MCTS
14 10 (1.61%) CISM
14 10 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 9 (1.45%) MCP
15 9 (1.45%) ISTQB
15 9 (1.45%) SC Cleared
16 8 (1.29%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (9.00%) SLA
2 11 (1.77%) QA
3 10 (1.61%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.48%) COBIT
4 3 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 211 (33.92%) Active Directory
2 143 (22.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (7.07%) VMware ESX
4 38 (6.11%) vSphere
5 36 (5.79%) XenApp
6 24 (3.86%) MetaFrame
7 17 (2.73%) Hyper-V
8 15 (2.41%) XenDesktop
9 11 (1.77%) UAG
10 10 (1.61%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 8 (1.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 6 (0.96%) Nmap
12 6 (0.96%) ISA Server
13 5 (0.80%) Xen
13 5 (0.80%) XenServer
14 4 (0.64%) Samba
14 4 (0.64%) NFS
14 4 (0.64%) vCloud
14 4 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
15 3 (0.48%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 24 (3.86%) SCCM
2 23 (3.70%) CiscoWorks
3 17 (2.73%) Puppet
4 14 (2.25%) Cisco CUCM
5 13 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (2.09%) HP NNM
6 12 (1.93%) Norton AntiVirus
7 11 (1.77%) Backup Exec
8 10 (1.61%) EMC NetWorker
9 9 (1.45%) WSUS
9 9 (1.45%) Nagios
10 8 (1.29%) SCOM
11 7 (1.13%) HP Data Protector
12 6 (0.96%) Cisco UCCE
12 6 (0.96%) NetBackup
12 6 (0.96%) Cisco UCCX
13 5 (0.80%) Cacti
14 4 (0.64%) Ganglia
14 4 (0.64%) Zenoss
14 4 (0.64%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 340 (54.66%) Cisco
2 225 (36.17%) Microsoft
3 203 (32.64%) VMware
4 146 (23.47%) Citrix
5 109 (17.52%) Juniper
6 77 (12.38%) HP
7 62 (9.97%) CheckPoint
8 49 (7.88%) SolarWinds
9 48 (7.72%) F5
10 40 (6.43%) Oracle
11 37 (5.95%) EMC
12 32 (5.14%) Avaya
13 28 (4.50%) Aruba
14 25 (4.02%) Red Hat
15 24 (3.86%) Symantec
16 23 (3.70%) Bloomberg
17 22 (3.54%) Dell
18 21 (3.38%) NetApp
19 19 (3.05%) IBM
20 18 (2.89%) Reuters
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
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MBA Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 23 hours ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
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Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Coal IT Services
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
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