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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 124 109 136
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +27
Permanent jobs citing LAN 217 310 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.07% 2.49% 1.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.98% 15.26% 12.33%
Number of salaries quoted 204 252 217
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £29,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,250 £71,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
1449 2032 1889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.79% 16.31% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1236 1720 1689
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% -1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 27 July 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 27 July 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.

1 459 (84.53%) WAN
2 332 (61.14%) Cisco
3 271 (49.91%) Firewall
4 234 (43.09%) Windows
5 183 (33.70%) Cisco Certification
6 176 (32.41%) Microsoft
7 161 (29.65%) VMware
8 151 (27.81%) Finance
8 151 (27.81%) VPN
9 147 (27.07%) ITIL
10 136 (25.05%) Active Directory
11 117 (21.55%) CheckPoint
12 116 (21.36%) BGP
13 115 (21.18%) TCP/IP
14 112 (20.63%) OSPF
14 112 (20.63%) Data Centre
15 107 (19.71%) Wireless
16 98 (18.05%) CCNP
17 97 (17.86%) CCNA
17 97 (17.86%) VoIP
18 95 (17.50%) DNS
19 94 (17.31%) Juniper
19 94 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
20 93 (17.13%) MS Office
21 88 (16.21%) VLAN
22 85 (15.65%) MPLS
23 84 (15.47%) F5
24 83 (15.29%) MS Exchange
25 79 (14.55%) Cisco ASA
25 79 (14.55%) Cisco Nexus

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 83 (15.29%) MS Exchange
2 45 (8.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (7.00%) Lync
4 17 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (2.21%) IIS
6 12 (2.21%) SharePoint
7 10 (1.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (1.29%) Confluence
10 6 (1.10%) Apache
11 4 (0.74%) MediaWiki
11 4 (0.74%) nginx
12 1 (0.18%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.18%) LiveLink
12 1 (0.18%) GroupWise
Applications
1 93 (17.13%) MS Office
2 54 (9.94%) MS Excel
3 13 (2.39%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.37%) MS Project
5 2 (0.37%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 6 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.37%) SAP CCM
3 2 (0.37%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.18%) assyst
4 1 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.21%) Office 365
2 4 (0.74%) IaaS
2 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 459 (84.53%) WAN
2 271 (49.91%) Firewall
3 151 (27.81%) VPN
4 116 (21.36%) BGP
5 115 (21.18%) TCP/IP
6 112 (20.63%) OSPF
7 107 (19.71%) Wireless
8 97 (17.86%) VoIP
9 95 (17.50%) DNS
10 88 (16.21%) VLAN
11 85 (15.65%) MPLS
12 79 (14.55%) Cisco ASA
12 79 (14.55%) Cisco Nexus
13 70 (12.89%) Network Security
13 70 (12.89%) EIGRP
13 70 (12.89%) DHCP
14 55 (10.13%) SAN
15 49 (9.02%) HSRP
16 44 (8.10%) IPsec
17 40 (7.37%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (0.92%) MySQL
5 4 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.74%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (0.74%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.74%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.18%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 8 (1.47%) JIRA
2 6 (1.10%) Rational Performance Tester
3 5 (0.92%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.92%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.74%) Subversion
4 4 (0.74%) Hudson
5 3 (0.55%) FishEye
6 1 (0.18%) InstallShield
General
1 151 (27.81%) Finance
2 32 (5.89%) Banking
3 31 (5.71%) Retail
4 27 (4.97%) Telecoms
5 21 (3.87%) Legal
6 17 (3.13%) Manufacturing
7 14 (2.58%) Advertising
8 11 (2.03%) Law
9 8 (1.47%) Marketing
10 7 (1.29%) Back Office
11 5 (0.92%) Electronics
11 5 (0.92%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.55%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.55%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.37%) French Language
13 2 (0.37%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.18%) Interactive Media
14 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.18%) Bulgarian Language
14 1 (0.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 131 (24.13%) Network Engineer
2 92 (16.94%) Analyst
3 59 (10.87%) Support Analyst
4 48 (8.84%) Support Engineer
5 39 (7.18%) Architect
6 36 (6.63%) Senior Network Engineer
7 33 (6.08%) Consultant
7 33 (6.08%) Infrastructure Manager
8 26 (4.79%) Cisco Engineer
9 25 (4.60%) Network Support
9 25 (4.60%) Technical Support
9 25 (4.60%) Network Analyst
10 24 (4.42%) Security Engineer
10 24 (4.42%) Network Architect
11 22 (4.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 22 (4.05%) Network Manager
12 21 (3.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 20 (3.68%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
13 20 (3.68%) IT Support
14 18 (3.31%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.50%) XMPP
2 9 (1.66%) 802.1X
3 5 (0.92%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (0.92%) Web Services
4 4 (0.74%) XML
4 4 (0.74%) LAMP
5 3 (0.55%) SOAP
6 1 (0.18%) COM
6 1 (0.18%) ODBC
6 1 (0.18%) WAP
6 1 (0.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 112 (20.63%) Data Centre
2 46 (8.47%) Video Conferencing
3 29 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (4.42%) Management Information System
5 23 (4.24%) Computer Science
6 20 (3.68%) Fat Client
6 20 (3.68%) Thin Client
7 17 (3.13%) Client/Server
8 16 (2.95%) Hedge funds
9 14 (2.58%) EPoS
9 14 (2.58%) Blackberry
10 11 (2.03%) Clustering
11 7 (1.29%) Handset
12 6 (1.10%) Statistics
13 5 (0.92%) Mathematics
13 5 (0.92%) iPhone
13 5 (0.92%) EqualLogic
13 5 (0.92%) DTV
13 5 (0.92%) IVR
13 5 (0.92%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 234 (43.09%) Windows
2 94 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 71 (13.08%) Windows 7
4 64 (11.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 51 (9.39%) Linux
6 49 (9.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (3.31%) Windows XP
8 16 (2.95%) Apple iOS
9 14 (2.58%) UNIX
10 9 (1.66%) Windows 8
11 7 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (1.10%) Windows Vista
12 6 (1.10%) Android
12 6 (1.10%) Debian
13 4 (0.74%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.74%) Windows 2000
13 4 (0.74%) AIX
13 4 (0.74%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.74%) CentOS
14 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (27.07%) ITIL
2 71 (13.08%) Project Management
3 56 (10.31%) Network Design
4 34 (6.26%) PRINCE2
5 33 (6.08%) Service Delivery
6 32 (5.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 32 (5.89%) Service Management
7 27 (4.97%) Load Balancing
8 26 (4.79%) Time Management
9 23 (4.24%) Incident Management
10 18 (3.31%) Patch Management
11 17 (3.13%) Change Control
12 15 (2.76%) Server Building
12 15 (2.76%) Network Monitoring
13 14 (2.58%) Mentoring
13 14 (2.58%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (2.58%) Information Security
14 13 (2.39%) Project Planning
14 13 (2.39%) Problem Management
14 13 (2.39%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 64 (11.79%) SQL
2 19 (3.50%) PowerShell
3 15 (2.76%) C
4 12 (2.21%) Perl
4 12 (2.21%) Python
5 8 (1.47%) VBScript
6 6 (1.10%) Bash Shell
7 5 (0.92%) Korn
7 5 (0.92%) VB
7 5 (0.92%) Shell Script
7 5 (0.92%) Java
8 4 (0.74%) PHP
8 4 (0.74%) PL/SQL
8 4 (0.74%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.74%) Ruby
9 2 (0.37%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.18%) C++
10 1 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 183 (33.70%) Cisco Certification
2 98 (18.05%) CCNP
3 97 (17.86%) CCNA
4 55 (10.13%) Degree
5 46 (8.47%) Security Cleared
6 41 (7.55%) CCIE
7 39 (7.18%) SC Cleared
8 36 (6.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 33 (6.08%) ITIL Certification
10 30 (5.52%) MCSE
11 25 (4.60%) CCSA
12 22 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 19 (3.50%) MCSA
14 12 (2.21%) CCDP
14 12 (2.21%) MCP
15 11 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 10 (1.84%) MCITP
17 9 (1.66%) MCTS
18 7 (1.29%) DV Cleared
18 7 (1.29%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (7.18%) SLA
2 10 (1.84%) COBIT
3 9 (1.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (1.47%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 136 (25.05%) Active Directory
2 77 (14.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (3.68%) Hyper-V
4 19 (3.50%) vSphere
5 18 (3.31%) XenDesktop
6 17 (3.13%) XenApp
7 16 (2.95%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.74%) Samba
8 4 (0.74%) XenServer
8 4 (0.74%) Postfix
8 4 (0.74%) Oracle Clusterware
8 4 (0.74%) iptables
9 3 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.55%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.37%) UAG
10 2 (0.37%) vCloud
11 1 (0.18%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 22 (4.05%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (2.39%) SCCM
3 12 (2.21%) Cisco UCCX
4 8 (1.47%) Cisco UCCE
4 8 (1.47%) Puppet
4 8 (1.47%) OPNET
4 8 (1.47%) Backup Exec
5 7 (1.29%) CiscoWorks
5 7 (1.29%) FortiGate
6 5 (0.92%) Ansible
6 5 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.74%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (0.74%) Salt
7 4 (0.74%) Nagios
7 4 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (0.74%) WSUS
7 4 (0.74%) Cisco IPCC
7 4 (0.74%) Data Guard
7 4 (0.74%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 332 (61.14%) Cisco
2 176 (32.41%) Microsoft
3 161 (29.65%) VMware
4 117 (21.55%) CheckPoint
5 94 (17.31%) Juniper
6 84 (15.47%) F5
7 68 (12.52%) Citrix
8 47 (8.66%) HP
8 47 (8.66%) Avaya
9 39 (7.18%) Aruba
10 30 (5.52%) NetApp
11 25 (4.60%) SolarWinds
12 24 (4.42%) Apple
13 19 (3.50%) Oracle
14 18 (3.31%) McAfee
14 18 (3.31%) Mitel
15 17 (3.13%) Fortinet
15 17 (3.13%) Riverbed
16 15 (2.76%) Symantec
17 14 (2.58%) Bloomberg
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £29000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Search Consultancy
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TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent bonus + benfits
Posted: 4 days ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Salary is approx 45-55k base + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £200000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Sirec Technologies Limited
Salary: From £19,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Deerfoot IT
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + car allowance
Posted: 18 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
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