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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 82 126 142
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +16
Permanent jobs citing LAN 330 280 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.14% 2.22% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.76% 14.25% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 298 250 185
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,400 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,250 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
1969 1965 2326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 18.71% 15.61% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1643 1635 2078
Average salary £52,500 £50,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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.

1 521 (84.58%) WAN
2 389 (63.15%) Cisco
3 312 (50.65%) Firewall
4 274 (44.48%) Windows
5 218 (35.39%) Cisco Certification
6 200 (32.47%) Microsoft
7 196 (31.82%) VPN
8 175 (28.41%) Finance
9 169 (27.44%) VMware
10 164 (26.62%) Active Directory
11 155 (25.16%) ITIL
12 151 (24.51%) Wireless
13 135 (21.92%) CheckPoint
14 128 (20.78%) VoIP
15 124 (20.13%) BGP
16 121 (19.64%) TCP/IP
17 120 (19.48%) OSPF
18 117 (18.99%) CCNA
19 116 (18.83%) CCNP
19 116 (18.83%) MPLS
20 110 (17.86%) Juniper
20 110 (17.86%) Network Security
21 108 (17.53%) DNS
22 107 (17.37%) MS Exchange
22 107 (17.37%) MS Office
23 102 (16.56%) VMware Infrastructure
24 98 (15.91%) VLAN
25 91 (14.77%) Windows Server 2008
26 90 (14.61%) EIGRP
27 89 (14.45%) Cisco ASA

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 107 (17.37%) MS Exchange
2 54 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (5.68%) Lync
4 29 (4.71%) SharePoint
5 25 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 24 (3.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 23 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2007
8 21 (3.41%) IIS
9 16 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
10 11 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.49%) Apache
13 2 (0.32%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.32%) Commerce Server
13 2 (0.32%) Confluence
14 1 (0.16%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.16%) nginx
14 1 (0.16%) CMS
14 1 (0.16%) GroupWise
Applications
1 107 (17.37%) MS Office
2 63 (10.23%) MS Excel
3 24 (3.90%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.81%) MS Project
6 2 (0.32%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 15 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.16%) SAP CCM
4 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.16%) Eikon
4 1 (0.16%) Front Arena
4 1 (0.16%) RMDS
4 1 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.16%) assyst
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.16%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.92%) Office 365
2 11 (1.79%) IaaS
3 9 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.16%) SaaS
4 1 (0.16%) PaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 521 (84.58%) WAN
2 312 (50.65%) Firewall
3 196 (31.82%) VPN
4 151 (24.51%) Wireless
5 128 (20.78%) VoIP
6 124 (20.13%) BGP
7 121 (19.64%) TCP/IP
8 120 (19.48%) OSPF
9 116 (18.83%) MPLS
10 110 (17.86%) Network Security
11 108 (17.53%) DNS
12 98 (15.91%) VLAN
13 90 (14.61%) EIGRP
14 89 (14.45%) Cisco ASA
15 87 (14.12%) Cisco Nexus
16 75 (12.18%) Cisco IOS
16 75 (12.18%) DHCP
17 73 (11.85%) SAN
18 61 (9.90%) Internet
19 57 (9.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (8.44%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (0.81%) MySQL
6 4 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (0.65%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (0.97%) Rational Performance Tester
2 3 (0.49%) JIRA
3 2 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.16%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.16%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.16%) Subversion
4 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.16%) Hudson
4 1 (0.16%) FishEye
4 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
General
1 175 (28.41%) Finance
2 45 (7.31%) Telecoms
3 30 (4.87%) Retail
4 26 (4.22%) Manufacturing
5 24 (3.90%) Banking
6 21 (3.41%) Legal
7 20 (3.25%) Marketing
8 17 (2.76%) Law
9 15 (2.44%) Electronics
10 11 (1.79%) Financial Institution
11 8 (1.30%) Back Office
11 8 (1.30%) Advertising
11 8 (1.30%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.81%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.65%) Front Office
14 2 (0.32%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.32%) Games
15 1 (0.16%) Publishing
15 1 (0.16%) Billing
15 1 (0.16%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 143 (23.21%) Network Engineer
2 92 (14.94%) Analyst
3 58 (9.42%) Support Analyst
4 53 (8.60%) Support Engineer
5 48 (7.79%) Architect
6 47 (7.63%) Senior Network Engineer
7 45 (7.31%) Consultant
8 31 (5.03%) Security Engineer
9 29 (4.71%) Network Manager
10 28 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
10 28 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
11 27 (4.38%) IT Support
12 26 (4.22%) Cisco Engineer
13 24 (3.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 24 (3.90%) Technical Support
14 23 (3.73%) Network Security Engineer
14 23 (3.73%) Network Support
15 22 (3.57%) Network Architect
16 21 (3.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 19 (3.08%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.25%) XMPP
2 7 (1.14%) SOAP
3 5 (0.81%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (0.81%) .NET
4 4 (0.65%) Web Services
5 3 (0.49%) XML
6 2 (0.32%) LAMP
7 1 (0.16%) ODBC
7 1 (0.16%) WSH
7 1 (0.16%) Middleware
7 1 (0.16%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 44 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
2 37 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (4.71%) Blackberry
3 29 (4.71%) Clustering
4 25 (4.06%) Management Information System
5 21 (3.41%) Client/Server
6 20 (3.25%) Thin Client
6 20 (3.25%) Fat Client
7 19 (3.08%) Computer Science
8 16 (2.60%) EPoS
9 15 (2.44%) DTV
10 9 (1.46%) Statistics
11 8 (1.30%) Hedge funds
11 8 (1.30%) Handset
11 8 (1.30%) Replication
12 7 (1.14%) CMDB
13 6 (0.97%) iPhone
14 4 (0.65%) NHS
14 4 (0.65%) Derivative
15 3 (0.49%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 274 (44.48%) Windows
2 91 (14.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 69 (11.20%) Linux
4 68 (11.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 66 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 64 (10.39%) Windows 7
7 34 (5.52%) UNIX
8 30 (4.87%) Windows XP
9 20 (3.25%) Apple iOS
10 18 (2.92%) Windows Vista
11 11 (1.79%) Windows 8
11 11 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (1.62%) AIX
13 9 (1.46%) Solaris
14 8 (1.30%) Android
14 8 (1.30%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.97%) CentOS
15 6 (0.97%) Debian
16 4 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (0.49%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (25.16%) ITIL
2 68 (11.04%) Network Design
3 65 (10.55%) Project Management
4 40 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
5 35 (5.68%) Service Management
6 32 (5.19%) Load Balancing
7 29 (4.71%) Change Control
8 28 (4.55%) PRINCE2
9 27 (4.38%) Service Delivery
9 27 (4.38%) Network Management
9 27 (4.38%) Kalman Filter
10 26 (4.22%) Time Management
11 24 (3.90%) Information Security
12 19 (3.08%) Network Monitoring
13 17 (2.76%) Migration
14 15 (2.44%) Business Continuity
14 15 (2.44%) Programme Management
14 15 (2.44%) TOGAF
14 15 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (2.44%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 77 (12.50%) SQL
2 16 (2.60%) PowerShell
3 10 (1.62%) Python
3 10 (1.62%) Perl
4 7 (1.14%) C
5 6 (0.97%) VBScript
6 5 (0.81%) Korn
7 4 (0.65%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.65%) T-SQL
7 4 (0.65%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.49%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.49%) PHP
8 3 (0.49%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.32%) VB
10 1 (0.16%) Ruby
10 1 (0.16%) Java
Qualifications
1 218 (35.39%) Cisco Certification
2 117 (18.99%) CCNA
3 116 (18.83%) CCNP
4 71 (11.53%) Degree
5 54 (8.77%) Security Cleared
6 49 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 44 (7.14%) SC Cleared
8 41 (6.66%) CCIE
9 36 (5.84%) ITIL Certification
10 32 (5.19%) MCSE
11 21 (3.41%) MCP
12 19 (3.08%) MCSA
13 17 (2.76%) CISSP
13 17 (2.76%) MCDST
14 15 (2.44%) MCITP
15 14 (2.27%) CCSA
15 14 (2.27%) CCDP
15 14 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 11 (1.79%) A+ Certification
16 11 (1.79%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (6.66%) SLA
2 12 (1.95%) COBIT
3 11 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.30%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.65%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.16%) QA
System Software
1 164 (26.62%) Active Directory
2 102 (16.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (5.84%) Hyper-V
4 25 (4.06%) vSphere
5 23 (3.73%) XenDesktop
6 21 (3.41%) XenApp
7 8 (1.30%) iptables
8 6 (0.97%) VMware ESX
9 5 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.65%) Oracle Clusterware
10 4 (0.65%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.49%) Xen
11 3 (0.49%) XenServer
11 3 (0.49%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.49%) MetaFrame
11 3 (0.49%) Firmware
11 3 (0.49%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.32%) UAG
Systems Management
1 23 (3.73%) Cisco CUCM
2 17 (2.76%) OPNET
3 13 (2.11%) SCCM
4 11 (1.79%) Cisco UCCE
4 11 (1.79%) CiscoWorks
5 10 (1.62%) Backup Exec
6 8 (1.30%) SCOM
6 8 (1.30%) Cisco UCCX
6 8 (1.30%) Cisco LMS
7 7 (1.14%) FortiGate
7 7 (1.14%) WSUS
8 6 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (0.97%) SolarWinds Orion
9 4 (0.65%) SCOrch
9 4 (0.65%) Cisco Prime
9 4 (0.65%) Data Guard
9 4 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (0.65%) Cisco IPCC
9 4 (0.65%) OpenView
10 3 (0.49%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 389 (63.15%) Cisco
2 200 (32.47%) Microsoft
3 169 (27.44%) VMware
4 135 (21.92%) CheckPoint
5 110 (17.86%) Juniper
6 86 (13.96%) Citrix
7 85 (13.80%) F5
8 76 (12.34%) HP
9 49 (7.95%) Avaya
10 47 (7.63%) SolarWinds
11 44 (7.14%) Aruba
12 43 (6.98%) Riverbed
13 35 (5.68%) NetApp
14 32 (5.19%) Apple
15 30 (4.87%) Fortinet
16 24 (3.90%) Mitel
17 21 (3.41%) Symantec
18 20 (3.25%) EMC
19 18 (2.92%) SAP
19 18 (2.92%) McAfee
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + 20% shift allowance
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City of London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Good bonus + benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
@ITS
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £6000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 16 days ago