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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 101 141 106
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -35
Permanent jobs citing LAN 281 236 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.52% 1.94% 2.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.66% 12.36% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 233 205 282
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
1917 1910 2484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.21% 15.68% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1672 1674 2200
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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.

1 473 (81.55%) WAN
2 317 (54.66%) Cisco
3 281 (48.45%) Windows
4 223 (38.45%) Microsoft
5 211 (36.38%) Active Directory
6 201 (34.66%) Firewall
7 200 (34.48%) VMware
8 188 (32.41%) Finance
9 180 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
10 167 (28.79%) ITIL
11 156 (26.90%) MS Exchange
12 154 (26.55%) VPN
13 148 (25.52%) Citrix
13 148 (25.52%) Windows Server 2008
14 145 (25.00%) DNS
15 143 (24.66%) Wireless
16 141 (24.31%) TCP/IP
17 139 (23.97%) VMware Infrastructure
18 130 (22.41%) CCNP
19 117 (20.17%) Juniper
20 114 (19.66%) DHCP
21 110 (18.97%) SAN
22 103 (17.76%) Degree
23 95 (16.38%) VoIP
24 91 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
25 89 (15.34%) CheckPoint
25 89 (15.34%) MPLS
26 88 (15.17%) CCNA
27 87 (15.00%) BGP
28 83 (14.31%) OSPF

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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
1 156 (26.90%) MS Exchange
2 70 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 57 (9.83%) SharePoint
4 31 (5.34%) IIS
5 26 (4.48%) Lync
6 23 (3.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 21 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
9 16 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2007
10 12 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (1.21%) SharePoint Server
11 7 (1.21%) WebSphere
12 6 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.86%) CMS
13 5 (0.86%) IBM Notes
13 5 (0.86%) Apache
14 3 (0.52%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.52%) Office Communications Server
15 2 (0.34%) SAS
15 2 (0.34%) JBoss
Applications
1 80 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 77 (13.28%) MS Office
3 6 (1.03%) MS Project
3 6 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.52%) SmartSuite
6 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 11 (1.90%) Front Arena
1 11 (1.90%) RMDS
1 11 (1.90%) Eikon
2 10 (1.72%) Summit
2 10 (1.72%) 3000 Xtra
2 10 (1.72%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 5 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.07%) Office 365
2 9 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.52%) SaaS
5 1 (0.17%) PaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 473 (81.55%) WAN
2 201 (34.66%) Firewall
3 154 (26.55%) VPN
4 145 (25.00%) DNS
5 143 (24.66%) Wireless
6 141 (24.31%) TCP/IP
7 114 (19.66%) DHCP
8 110 (18.97%) SAN
9 95 (16.38%) VoIP
10 89 (15.34%) MPLS
11 87 (15.00%) BGP
12 83 (14.31%) OSPF
13 75 (12.93%) Cisco ASA
14 71 (12.24%) Network Security
15 67 (11.55%) Internet
16 65 (11.21%) Cisco Nexus
17 63 (10.86%) VLAN
18 60 (10.34%) EIGRP
19 52 (8.97%) WLAN
20 51 (8.79%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (14.14%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.28%) MySQL
3 16 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.34%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.34%) Big Data
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.17%) HBase
6 1 (0.17%) Mahout
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.17%) DB2
6 1 (0.17%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.17%) DataStage
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.17%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 2 (0.34%) Metasploit
1 2 (0.34%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.34%) Subversion
2 1 (0.17%) JIRA
2 1 (0.17%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.17%) Hudson
2 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
General
1 188 (32.41%) Finance
2 61 (10.52%) Telecoms
3 38 (6.55%) Banking
4 28 (4.83%) Law
5 13 (2.24%) Publishing
6 12 (2.07%) Advertising
7 11 (1.90%) Legal
8 8 (1.38%) Back Office
8 8 (1.38%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.03%) Retail
9 6 (1.03%) Marketing
10 5 (0.86%) German Language
10 5 (0.86%) Billing
10 5 (0.86%) Electronics
10 5 (0.86%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.69%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.69%) Dutch Language
12 3 (0.52%) Front Office
12 3 (0.52%) International Banking
13 2 (0.34%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 100 (17.24%) Network Engineer
2 97 (16.72%) Analyst
3 45 (7.76%) Support Analyst
4 44 (7.59%) Architect
5 40 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
6 35 (6.03%) Security Engineer
7 33 (5.69%) Support Engineer
7 33 (5.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 31 (5.34%) Technical Manager
9 28 (4.83%) Senior Network Engineer
10 25 (4.31%) Network Security Engineer
11 24 (4.14%) IT Support
12 23 (3.97%) Desktop Support
13 22 (3.79%) Consultant
13 22 (3.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 22 (3.79%) Team Leader
14 21 (3.62%) Solutions Architect
15 18 (3.10%) Project Manager
15 18 (3.10%) 2nd Line Support
15 18 (3.10%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.10%) Web Services
2 12 (2.07%) Middleware
3 10 (1.72%) XMPP
4 8 (1.38%) FIX Protocol
4 8 (1.38%) SOAP
5 6 (1.03%) .NET
6 2 (0.34%) CSS
6 2 (0.34%) XML
6 2 (0.34%) LAMP
7 1 (0.17%) HTML
7 1 (0.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.17%) XSLT
7 1 (0.17%) ODBC
7 1 (0.17%) WSH
7 1 (0.17%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.17%) JSP
7 1 (0.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.10%) Blackberry
2 46 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (4.83%) Management Information System
4 26 (4.48%) Computer Science
5 20 (3.45%) Clustering
6 18 (3.10%) Video Conferencing
7 16 (2.76%) CMDB
8 14 (2.41%) Replication
9 13 (2.24%) Handset
10 12 (2.07%) Mobile App
11 11 (1.90%) GIS
11 11 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (1.90%) Equities
12 9 (1.55%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.55%) CLARiiON
12 9 (1.55%) EqualLogic
13 8 (1.38%) IVR
13 8 (1.38%) Statistics
14 7 (1.21%) Performance Metrics
15 6 (1.03%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 281 (48.45%) Windows
2 148 (25.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 91 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 68 (11.72%) Linux
5 59 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 48 (8.28%) Windows 7
7 41 (7.07%) Windows XP
8 32 (5.52%) UNIX
9 22 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (3.28%) Windows 8
10 19 (3.28%) Windows Vista
11 17 (2.93%) Android
12 13 (2.24%) Apple iOS
13 12 (2.07%) Solaris
14 11 (1.90%) CentOS
15 8 (1.38%) Mac OS X
16 7 (1.21%) AIX
17 6 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
18 2 (0.34%) Ubuntu
18 2 (0.34%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (28.79%) ITIL
2 71 (12.24%) Project Management
3 42 (7.24%) Network Management
4 38 (6.55%) Load Balancing
5 37 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 34 (5.86%) PRINCE
6 34 (5.86%) Network Design
7 29 (5.00%) Asset Management
8 28 (4.83%) Network Monitoring
9 26 (4.48%) Incident Management
9 26 (4.48%) Information Security
10 25 (4.31%) Service Delivery
10 25 (4.31%) CRM
11 23 (3.97%) PRINCE2
12 21 (3.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (3.62%) Kalman Filter
13 20 (3.45%) Service Management
14 19 (3.28%) Time Management
15 18 (3.10%) E-Commerce
15 18 (3.10%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 62 (10.69%) SQL
2 12 (2.07%) Python
2 12 (2.07%) PowerShell
3 9 (1.55%) Perl
4 8 (1.38%) Java
5 7 (1.21%) C
6 6 (1.03%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.52%) VBScript
7 3 (0.52%) PHP
8 2 (0.34%) C++
8 2 (0.34%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.17%) R
9 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.17%) Korn
9 1 (0.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 180 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
2 130 (22.41%) CCNP
3 103 (17.76%) Degree
4 88 (15.17%) CCNA
5 76 (13.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 44 (7.59%) MCSE
7 31 (5.34%) MCSA
7 31 (5.34%) CCIE
8 29 (5.00%) MCITP
9 22 (3.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 20 (3.45%) CCDP
11 19 (3.28%) Security Cleared
12 14 (2.41%) A+ Certification
13 13 (2.24%) CISSP
14 12 (2.07%) MCTS
15 10 (1.72%) SC Cleared
15 10 (1.72%) JNCIA
16 9 (1.55%) CCSP
17 8 (1.38%) MCP
17 8 (1.38%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.55%) SLA
2 9 (1.55%) QA
3 8 (1.38%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.86%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.52%) COBIT
6 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 211 (36.38%) Active Directory
2 139 (23.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (8.97%) vSphere
4 43 (7.41%) XenApp
5 39 (6.72%) VMware ESX
6 24 (4.14%) Hyper-V
7 20 (3.45%) MetaFrame
8 17 (2.93%) XenDesktop
9 10 (1.72%) UAG
10 9 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (1.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 7 (1.21%) ISA Server
11 7 (1.21%) Xen
12 5 (0.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (0.86%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.69%) NFS
13 4 (0.69%) Firmware
13 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.52%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 30 (5.17%) SCCM
2 23 (3.97%) Cisco CUCM
3 17 (2.93%) Backup Exec
4 16 (2.76%) SCOM
5 11 (1.90%) CiscoWorks
6 10 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (1.72%) WSUS
6 10 (1.72%) Cisco UCCX
7 9 (1.55%) EMC NetWorker
8 7 (1.21%) Cisco UCCE
9 6 (1.03%) HP NNM
9 6 (1.03%) Nagios
10 5 (0.86%) OpenView
10 5 (0.86%) HP Data Protector
10 5 (0.86%) SCOrch
11 4 (0.69%) XenMobile
12 3 (0.52%) HP SIM
12 3 (0.52%) Puppet
12 3 (0.52%) ARCserve
13 2 (0.34%) Cacti
Vendors
1 317 (54.66%) Cisco
2 223 (38.45%) Microsoft
3 200 (34.48%) VMware
4 148 (25.52%) Citrix
5 117 (20.17%) Juniper
6 89 (15.34%) CheckPoint
7 72 (12.41%) HP
8 53 (9.14%) EMC
9 47 (8.10%) F5
10 37 (6.38%) SolarWinds
11 34 (5.86%) Aruba
12 32 (5.52%) Avaya
13 27 (4.66%) Red Hat
13 27 (4.66%) NetApp
14 26 (4.48%) Oracle
15 23 (3.97%) Dell
16 21 (3.62%) Bloomberg
17 20 (3.45%) Symantec
17 20 (3.45%) Mitel
18 17 (2.93%) Reuters
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Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
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Atos
Posted: Yesterday
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Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + benfits
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Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-45,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benfits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 per annum
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Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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