The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 121 136 115
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -21
Permanent jobs citing LAN 271 217 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.14% 1.85% 2.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.84% 9.58% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 241 181 271
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 £32,500 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1958 2265 2265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.47% 19.26% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 2027 2013
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,100 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
London

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 18 April 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 18 April 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.

1 378 (83.44%) WAN
2 251 (55.41%) Cisco
3 206 (45.47%) Windows
4 187 (41.28%) Firewall
5 152 (33.55%) Microsoft
6 144 (31.79%) TCP/IP
7 142 (31.35%) Finance
8 135 (29.80%) Cisco Certification
9 122 (26.93%) VMware
10 121 (26.71%) Active Directory
11 115 (25.39%) ITIL
12 109 (24.06%) Windows Server 2008
13 107 (23.62%) VPN
14 104 (22.96%) DNS
15 97 (21.41%) MS Exchange
16 96 (21.19%) MS Excel
17 80 (17.66%) SQL Server
17 80 (17.66%) Citrix
18 77 (17.00%) SAN
18 77 (17.00%) VMware Infrastructure
19 74 (16.34%) CCNP
19 74 (16.34%) Wireless
20 73 (16.11%) Degree
21 70 (15.45%) BGP
21 70 (15.45%) Microsoft Certification
22 68 (15.01%) CCNA
23 66 (14.57%) Juniper
24 65 (14.35%) HP
25 64 (14.13%) CheckPoint
26 63 (13.91%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 97 (21.41%) MS Exchange
2 45 (9.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (7.95%) SharePoint
4 23 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 22 (4.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 20 (4.42%) WebSphere
7 17 (3.75%) IIS
8 14 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2003
9 13 (2.87%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (2.43%) Lync
11 7 (1.55%) Apache
11 7 (1.55%) WorkSite
12 4 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.88%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
15 1 (0.22%) SAS
15 1 (0.22%) MTS
15 1 (0.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 96 (21.19%) MS Excel
2 42 (9.27%) MS Office
3 15 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.99%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.88%) Acrobat
5 4 (0.88%) MS Project
6 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.55%) SaaS
2 5 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.10%) IaaS
2 5 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.66%) Office 365
3 3 (0.66%) PaaS
4 1 (0.22%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 378 (83.44%) WAN
2 187 (41.28%) Firewall
3 144 (31.79%) TCP/IP
4 107 (23.62%) VPN
5 104 (22.96%) DNS
6 77 (17.00%) SAN
7 74 (16.34%) Wireless
8 70 (15.45%) BGP
9 57 (12.58%) EIGRP
10 56 (12.36%) Internet
11 54 (11.92%) OSPF
12 53 (11.70%) DHCP
13 50 (11.04%) MPLS
14 48 (10.60%) NAS
15 43 (9.49%) VoIP
16 35 (7.73%) VLAN
17 34 (7.51%) Network Security
17 34 (7.51%) IP Telephony
17 34 (7.51%) Ethernet
18 32 (7.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (17.66%) SQL Server
2 33 (7.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (3.09%) Crystal Reports
3 14 (3.09%) Relational Database
4 9 (1.99%) MySQL
4 9 (1.99%) SQL Server 2000
4 9 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.44%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (4.19%) Git (software)
2 16 (3.53%) Jenkins
3 15 (3.31%) Hudson
4 11 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (1.77%) Subversion
6 4 (0.88%) Maven
7 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.22%) JUnit
7 1 (0.22%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.22%) Selenium
7 1 (0.22%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.22%) Metasploit
General
1 142 (31.35%) Finance
2 42 (9.27%) Law
3 39 (8.61%) Telecoms
4 38 (8.39%) Banking
5 24 (5.30%) Advertising
6 17 (3.75%) Marketing
7 7 (1.55%) Legal
8 6 (1.32%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.10%) Retail
9 5 (1.10%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.88%) Publishing
11 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.22%) Electronics
12 1 (0.22%) Games
12 1 (0.22%) Back Office
12 1 (0.22%) French Language
Job Titles
1 98 (21.63%) Network Engineer
2 91 (20.09%) Analyst
3 44 (9.71%) Support Analyst
4 41 (9.05%) Support Engineer
5 35 (7.73%) Architect
6 32 (7.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 26 (5.74%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 25 (5.52%) Administrator
9 23 (5.08%) Network Support
10 22 (4.86%) Infrastructure Manager
11 21 (4.64%) Systems Administrator
12 20 (4.42%) Senior Network Engineer
13 19 (4.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 16 (3.53%) Network Analyst
14 16 (3.53%) Service Analyst
14 16 (3.53%) Project Manager
14 16 (3.53%) Desktop Support
15 15 (3.31%) Service Desk Analyst
15 15 (3.31%) Network Support Engineer
16 14 (3.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.19%) SOAP
2 7 (1.55%) .NET
3 3 (0.66%) LAMP
4 2 (0.44%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (0.44%) J2EE
5 1 (0.22%) Middleware
5 1 (0.22%) XML
5 1 (0.22%) HTML
5 1 (0.22%) CSS
5 1 (0.22%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (0.22%) XMPP
5 1 (0.22%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.96%) Computer Science
2 21 (4.64%) Blackberry
3 18 (3.97%) Video Conferencing
4 11 (2.43%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.43%) Replication
5 7 (1.55%) Clustering
6 6 (1.32%) iPad
6 6 (1.32%) Statistics
6 6 (1.32%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.10%) CLARiiON
7 5 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (1.10%) Celerra
7 5 (1.10%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.10%) Hedge funds
8 4 (0.88%) SecurID
8 4 (0.88%) CESG
8 4 (0.88%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.66%) Firmware
9 3 (0.66%) PKI
9 3 (0.66%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 206 (45.47%) Windows
2 109 (24.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 63 (13.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 59 (13.02%) Linux
5 57 (12.58%) Windows 7
6 53 (11.70%) UNIX
7 39 (8.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (5.08%) Windows 8
9 20 (4.42%) Windows XP
10 14 (3.09%) Mac OS X
11 11 (2.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (2.43%) Windows Vista
12 9 (1.99%) CentOS
13 6 (1.32%) Ubuntu
14 5 (1.10%) Solaris
14 5 (1.10%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.88%) Debian
16 2 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.44%) Android
17 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (25.39%) ITIL
2 56 (12.36%) Load Balancing
3 51 (11.26%) Project Management
4 46 (10.15%) Network Management
5 35 (7.73%) Network Design
6 28 (6.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 27 (5.96%) PRINCE2
8 22 (4.86%) Investment Management
8 22 (4.86%) CRM
9 21 (4.64%) Business Analysis
10 19 (4.19%) Capacity Management
11 18 (3.97%) E-Commerce
12 17 (3.75%) Logistics
13 16 (3.53%) Service Delivery
13 16 (3.53%) Configuration Management
13 16 (3.53%) Change Control
14 15 (3.31%) Performance Tuning
14 15 (3.31%) Asset Management
14 15 (3.31%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (3.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (10.38%) SQL
2 24 (5.30%) Java
3 20 (4.42%) Bash Shell
4 18 (3.97%) Shell Script
5 13 (2.87%) Python
6 5 (1.10%) Perl
7 3 (0.66%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.44%) C
9 1 (0.22%) C++
9 1 (0.22%) PHP
9 1 (0.22%) Korn
9 1 (0.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 135 (29.80%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (16.34%) CCNP
3 73 (16.11%) Degree
4 70 (15.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 68 (15.01%) CCNA
6 58 (12.80%) MCSE
7 39 (8.61%) MCSA
8 34 (7.51%) MCITP
9 19 (4.19%) CCIE
10 11 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (2.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 11 (2.43%) CCSA
11 7 (1.55%) CCDP
11 7 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.32%) MCTS
13 5 (1.10%) CCVP
13 5 (1.10%) CCSE
13 5 (1.10%) JNCIE
14 4 (0.88%) Security Cleared
14 4 (0.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (9.05%) SLA
2 20 (4.42%) QA
3 9 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.66%) COBIT
6 2 (0.44%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 121 (26.71%) Active Directory
2 77 (17.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (4.19%) vSphere
4 17 (3.75%) Hyper-V
5 15 (3.31%) VMware ESX
6 13 (2.87%) XenApp
7 7 (1.55%) MetaFrame
7 7 (1.55%) XenServer
7 7 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.10%) Samba
8 5 (1.10%) NFS
8 5 (1.10%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 4 (0.88%) vCloud
9 4 (0.88%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.66%) Xen
10 3 (0.66%) ProxySG
10 3 (0.66%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.22%) Nmap
11 1 (0.22%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 25 (5.52%) CiscoWorks
2 19 (4.19%) HP NNM
3 18 (3.97%) SCCM
4 13 (2.87%) NetBackup
5 12 (2.65%) Nagios
6 9 (1.99%) Puppet
7 8 (1.77%) Cisco UCCE
7 8 (1.77%) Ganglia
7 8 (1.77%) Zenoss
8 6 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
8 6 (1.32%) Backup Exec
8 6 (1.32%) SolarWinds Orion
8 6 (1.32%) SCOM
9 5 (1.10%) Cacti
10 4 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.88%) SmokePing
10 4 (0.88%) WSUS
10 4 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.44%) CA Spectrum
11 2 (0.44%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 251 (55.41%) Cisco
2 152 (33.55%) Microsoft
3 122 (26.93%) VMware
4 80 (17.66%) Citrix
5 66 (14.57%) Juniper
6 65 (14.35%) HP
7 64 (14.13%) CheckPoint
8 38 (8.39%) F5
9 31 (6.84%) SolarWinds
10 25 (5.52%) Oracle
11 22 (4.86%) Symantec
12 21 (4.64%) EMC
13 20 (4.42%) Avaya
14 19 (4.19%) Dell
15 18 (3.97%) Riverbed
16 15 (3.31%) Bloomberg
17 12 (2.65%) Reuters
17 12 (2.65%) NetApp
17 12 (2.65%) Red Hat
17 12 (2.65%) Foundry
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Attractive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Full Corporate Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension & Excellent Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30.000 - 36.000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48000 - 52000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + PRP + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits (Free Cisco Training, etc)
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + 15% Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus and Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Uncapped Earnings, +Amazing Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 days ago