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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 109 87 151
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +64
Permanent jobs citing LAN 164 313 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.48% 3.06% 1.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.72% 16.35% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 151 272 164
Average salary £55,000 £51,250 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -4.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +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
981 1914 1665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.82% 18.73% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 889 1631 1411
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in the City of London

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 259 (82.48%) WAN
2 158 (50.32%) Windows
3 142 (45.22%) Firewall
4 136 (43.31%) Cisco
5 118 (37.58%) Cisco Certification
6 111 (35.35%) VMware
7 110 (35.03%) Microsoft
8 105 (33.44%) Active Directory
9 104 (33.12%) Finance
10 96 (30.57%) VPN
11 94 (29.94%) Windows Server
12 77 (24.52%) VMware Infrastructure
13 69 (21.97%) CCNA
14 67 (21.34%) MS Excel
15 63 (20.06%) Data Centre
16 60 (19.11%) ITIL
16 60 (19.11%) Banking
17 58 (18.47%) DNS
17 58 (18.47%) Citrix
17 58 (18.47%) Wireless
18 54 (17.20%) TCP/IP
19 52 (16.56%) BGP
20 51 (16.24%) DHCP
21 49 (15.61%) Windows Server 2008
22 48 (15.29%) MS Office
22 48 (15.29%) CCNP
22 48 (15.29%) Cisco Nexus
23 46 (14.65%) Windows Server 2012
23 46 (14.65%) MPLS
23 46 (14.65%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 41 (13.06%) MS Exchange
2 34 (10.83%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (6.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (5.73%) IIS
5 17 (5.41%) SharePoint
6 12 (3.82%) Skype for Business
7 11 (3.50%) Apache
8 8 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (2.55%) nginx
9 7 (2.23%) Confluence
9 7 (2.23%) MediaWiki
9 7 (2.23%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.59%) JBoss
10 5 (1.59%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.32%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 67 (21.34%) MS Excel
2 48 (15.29%) MS Office
3 15 (4.78%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.64%) MS Project
6 1 (0.32%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.64%) Cognos Planning
2 2 (0.64%) ResourceLink
2 2 (0.64%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.32%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.41%) Office 365
2 7 (2.23%) SaaS
3 2 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.64%) IaaS
3 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.64%) PaaS
4 1 (0.32%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.32%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 259 (82.48%) WAN
2 142 (45.22%) Firewall
3 96 (30.57%) VPN
4 58 (18.47%) DNS
4 58 (18.47%) Wireless
5 54 (17.20%) TCP/IP
6 52 (16.56%) BGP
7 51 (16.24%) DHCP
8 48 (15.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 46 (14.65%) MPLS
10 44 (14.01%) OSPF
11 43 (13.69%) Cisco ASA
12 42 (13.38%) SAN
12 42 (13.38%) VLAN
13 36 (11.46%) Internet
14 35 (11.15%) Network Security
15 32 (10.19%) WLAN
16 27 (8.60%) EIGRP
17 26 (8.28%) VoIP
18 25 (7.96%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.14%) MySQL
3 8 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (2.23%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.96%) Data Mart
8 2 (0.64%) Cognos Impromptu
8 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.64%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 7 (2.23%) Git (software)
1 7 (2.23%) Hudson
1 7 (2.23%) Jenkins
1 7 (2.23%) JIRA
1 7 (2.23%) Subversion
2 4 (1.27%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 104 (33.12%) Finance
2 60 (19.11%) Banking
3 25 (7.96%) Telecoms
4 22 (7.01%) Advertising
5 17 (5.41%) Financial Institution
6 12 (3.82%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.91%) Law
7 6 (1.91%) Legal
8 4 (1.27%) Marketing
9 3 (0.96%) Back Office
9 3 (0.96%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.64%) Front Office
10 2 (0.64%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.32%) Games
11 1 (0.32%) Online Betting
11 1 (0.32%) Publishing
11 1 (0.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (21.66%) Network Engineer
2 41 (13.06%) Analyst
3 37 (11.78%) Support Analyst
4 30 (9.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 28 (8.92%) Support Engineer
6 27 (8.60%) 2nd Line Support
7 21 (6.69%) Administrator
7 21 (6.69%) Network Manager
8 20 (6.37%) Cisco Engineer
9 19 (6.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 19 (6.05%) VMware Engineer
10 17 (5.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 17 (5.41%) Desktop Support
10 17 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
11 16 (5.10%) Windows Engineer
12 15 (4.78%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 14 (4.46%) Architect
13 14 (4.46%) Senior VMware Engineer
13 14 (4.46%) Senior Windows Engineer
13 14 (4.46%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.82%) XML
2 11 (3.50%) SOAP
3 10 (3.18%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (2.23%) .NET
4 7 (2.23%) LAMP
4 7 (2.23%) LAPP Stack
4 7 (2.23%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (0.64%) COM
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.32%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.32%) Express
6 1 (0.32%) Middleware
6 1 (0.32%) Web Services
6 1 (0.32%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 63 (20.06%) Data Centre
2 34 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (6.69%) Video Conferencing
4 16 (5.10%) Computer Science
5 15 (4.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (4.46%) Clustering
7 10 (3.18%) IVR
8 9 (2.87%) Statistics
9 7 (2.23%) Replication
9 7 (2.23%) Wiki
10 6 (1.91%) iPhone
11 5 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (1.59%) EqualLogic
11 5 (1.59%) Fixed Income
11 5 (1.59%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.27%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.96%) Blackberry
13 3 (0.96%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.96%) Equities
13 3 (0.96%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 158 (50.32%) Windows
2 94 (29.94%) Windows Server
3 49 (15.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (14.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (13.38%) Windows 7
6 39 (12.42%) Linux
7 25 (7.96%) Unix
8 17 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (4.78%) Android
10 11 (3.50%) Windows 8
11 7 (2.23%) CentOS
11 7 (2.23%) Debian
11 7 (2.23%) Ubuntu
12 6 (1.91%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.27%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.27%) Solaris
13 4 (1.27%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.96%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.64%) SUSE
15 2 (0.64%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (19.11%) ITIL
2 43 (13.69%) Change Management
3 33 (10.51%) Load Balancing
4 32 (10.19%) Patch Management
5 31 (9.87%) Network Design
6 28 (8.92%) Service Management
7 25 (7.96%) Project Management
8 24 (7.64%) Mentoring
8 24 (7.64%) PRINCE2
9 21 (6.69%) Incident Management
10 20 (6.37%) Migration
10 20 (6.37%) Service Delivery
11 19 (6.05%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (5.73%) Mobile Device Management
13 17 (5.41%) Presales
14 15 (4.78%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (4.46%) Problem Management
16 13 (4.14%) Line Management
16 13 (4.14%) Network Monitoring
17 12 (3.82%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 46 (14.65%) SQL
2 12 (3.82%) Perl
3 10 (3.18%) C
3 10 (3.18%) Java
4 9 (2.87%) Bash Shell
5 8 (2.55%) PHP
6 7 (2.23%) Ruby
7 5 (1.59%) Python
8 4 (1.27%) C#
8 4 (1.27%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.96%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.64%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.64%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 118 (37.58%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (21.97%) CCNA
3 48 (15.29%) CCNP
4 39 (12.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (9.87%) MCSE
6 26 (8.28%) MCP
7 25 (7.96%) CCIE
8 24 (7.64%) MCSA
9 23 (7.32%) Degree
10 14 (4.46%) Security Cleared
11 12 (3.82%) SC Cleared
12 11 (3.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (3.18%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (3.18%) Microsoft Certified Architect
13 10 (3.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 9 (2.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 8 (2.55%) MCITP
15 8 (2.55%) MCTS
16 7 (2.23%) CCDA
16 7 (2.23%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.59%) ISO27002
2 5 (1.59%) SLA
3 2 (0.64%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.32%) COBIT
4 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 105 (33.44%) Active Directory
2 77 (24.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (7.64%) VMware ESX
4 20 (6.37%) vSphere
5 15 (4.78%) XenApp
6 12 (3.82%) XenDesktop
7 9 (2.87%) Hyper-V
8 8 (2.55%) XenServer
9 7 (2.23%) iptables
9 7 (2.23%) Postfix
9 7 (2.23%) Samba
10 4 (1.27%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.64%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (3.82%) SCCM
2 8 (2.55%) Backup Exec
3 7 (2.23%) Ansible
3 7 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.23%) Puppet
3 7 (2.23%) Salt
3 7 (2.23%) ZABBIX
4 4 (1.27%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (1.27%) Nagios
5 3 (0.96%) CiscoWorks
5 3 (0.96%) FortiGate
5 3 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (0.96%) WSUS
6 2 (0.64%) Cacti
6 2 (0.64%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.64%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.64%) OpenView
6 2 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.64%) QRadar
Vendors
1 136 (43.31%) Cisco
2 111 (35.35%) VMware
3 110 (35.03%) Microsoft
4 58 (18.47%) Citrix
5 39 (12.42%) F5
6 34 (10.83%) Juniper
7 24 (7.64%) CheckPoint
8 21 (6.69%) Brocade
9 19 (6.05%) Avaya
9 19 (6.05%) HP
9 19 (6.05%) Oracle
10 15 (4.78%) Palo Alto
10 15 (4.78%) SolarWinds
11 12 (3.82%) Dell
11 12 (3.82%) NetApp
12 11 (3.50%) Mitel
13 10 (3.18%) Nortel
14 9 (2.87%) Tandberg
15 8 (2.55%) EMC
16 7 (2.23%) Red Hat
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonuses & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 - £27500.00 per annum + Bonus + Training + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Langley James
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
DP Connect Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago