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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 102 119 149
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +30
Permanent jobs citing LAN 259 307 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.56% 2.35% 1.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.86% 15.15% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 244 267 178
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1633 2027 2108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.15% 15.53% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1403 1716 1873
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,750
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 28 May 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 28 May 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.

1 506 (84.62%) WAN
2 379 (63.38%) Cisco
3 303 (50.67%) Firewall
4 253 (42.31%) Windows
5 215 (35.95%) Cisco Certification
6 193 (32.27%) Microsoft
7 181 (30.27%) VPN
8 173 (28.93%) Finance
9 155 (25.92%) VMware
10 148 (24.75%) Active Directory
11 146 (24.41%) ITIL
12 140 (23.41%) Wireless
13 126 (21.07%) Data Centre
14 125 (20.90%) BGP
15 122 (20.40%) VoIP
16 121 (20.23%) OSPF
17 120 (20.07%) TCP/IP
18 118 (19.73%) CheckPoint
19 112 (18.73%) CCNA
20 109 (18.23%) CCNP
20 109 (18.23%) MPLS
21 107 (17.89%) MS Office
22 103 (17.22%) Juniper
23 102 (17.06%) Network Security
24 99 (16.56%) DNS
25 95 (15.89%) VLAN
26 87 (14.55%) MS Exchange
27 86 (14.38%) F5
28 85 (14.21%) EIGRP
29 83 (13.88%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 87 (14.55%) MS Exchange
2 45 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (6.35%) Lync
4 23 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (3.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 19 (3.18%) SharePoint
6 15 (2.51%) IIS
6 15 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.50%) Apache
9 2 (0.33%) Confluence
10 1 (0.17%) nginx
10 1 (0.17%) MediaWiki
10 1 (0.17%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.17%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.17%) WorkSite
Applications
1 107 (17.89%) MS Office
2 57 (9.53%) MS Excel
3 22 (3.68%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.50%) MS Project
6 2 (0.33%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 11 (1.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.17%) Primavera
4 1 (0.17%) assyst
4 1 (0.17%) RMDS
4 1 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.17%) SAP CCM
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.84%) Office 365
2 11 (1.84%) IaaS
3 10 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.33%) SaaS
5 1 (0.17%) PaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 506 (84.62%) WAN
2 303 (50.67%) Firewall
3 181 (30.27%) VPN
4 140 (23.41%) Wireless
5 125 (20.90%) BGP
6 122 (20.40%) VoIP
7 121 (20.23%) OSPF
8 120 (20.07%) TCP/IP
9 109 (18.23%) MPLS
10 102 (17.06%) Network Security
11 99 (16.56%) DNS
12 95 (15.89%) VLAN
13 85 (14.21%) EIGRP
14 80 (13.38%) Cisco Nexus
15 79 (13.21%) Cisco ASA
16 70 (11.71%) DHCP
17 67 (11.20%) Cisco IOS
18 63 (10.54%) SAN
19 56 (9.36%) SSL
20 51 (8.53%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (8.53%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (0.67%) MySQL
4 4 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (0.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (0.67%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (1.00%) Rational Performance Tester
2 3 (0.50%) JIRA
3 2 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.17%) Hudson
4 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.17%) FishEye
4 1 (0.17%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.17%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.17%) Subversion
General
1 173 (28.93%) Finance
2 35 (5.85%) Telecoms
3 30 (5.02%) Retail
4 23 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 22 (3.68%) Banking
6 18 (3.01%) Law
7 16 (2.68%) Marketing
7 16 (2.68%) Legal
8 11 (1.84%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.84%) Electronics
9 10 (1.67%) Advertising
10 6 (1.00%) Back Office
11 5 (0.84%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.67%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.50%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.33%) Games
15 1 (0.17%) Publishing
15 1 (0.17%) Front Office
15 1 (0.17%) Interactive Media
15 1 (0.17%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 152 (25.42%) Network Engineer
2 91 (15.22%) Analyst
3 60 (10.03%) Support Analyst
4 58 (9.70%) Support Engineer
5 47 (7.86%) Senior Network Engineer
6 41 (6.86%) Architect
6 41 (6.86%) Consultant
7 32 (5.35%) Security Engineer
8 30 (5.02%) Cisco Engineer
9 29 (4.85%) Network Support
10 27 (4.52%) Infrastructure Manager
10 27 (4.52%) Network Manager
10 27 (4.52%) 2nd Line Support
11 26 (4.35%) Network Architect
12 24 (4.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 24 (4.01%) Network Security Engineer
12 24 (4.01%) Technical Support
12 24 (4.01%) Network Support Engineer
13 23 (3.85%) IT Support
13 23 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.34%) XMPP
2 6 (1.00%) SOAP
3 5 (0.84%) Web Services
3 5 (0.84%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (0.50%) .NET
4 3 (0.50%) XML
5 1 (0.17%) LAMP
5 1 (0.17%) ODBC
5 1 (0.17%) COM
5 1 (0.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 126 (21.07%) Data Centre
2 45 (7.53%) Video Conferencing
3 30 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 25 (4.18%) Fat Client
5 25 (4.18%) Thin Client
6 22 (3.68%) Management Information System
6 22 (3.68%) Clustering
7 21 (3.51%) Blackberry
8 19 (3.18%) Client/Server
9 15 (2.51%) EPoS
10 11 (1.84%) DTV
11 10 (1.67%) Handset
12 9 (1.51%) Hedge funds
13 7 (1.17%) Statistics
14 5 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 5 (0.84%) iPhone
14 5 (0.84%) Mathematics
15 4 (0.67%) CMDB
15 4 (0.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 253 (42.31%) Windows
2 78 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (10.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 62 (10.37%) Linux
4 62 (10.37%) Windows 7
5 54 (9.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (5.18%) Windows XP
7 28 (4.68%) UNIX
8 18 (3.01%) Apple iOS
9 16 (2.68%) Windows Vista
10 9 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (1.34%) AIX
12 7 (1.17%) Mac OS
13 6 (1.00%) Solaris
13 6 (1.00%) Debian
14 5 (0.84%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.84%) Android
15 3 (0.50%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.50%) CentOS
15 3 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (24.41%) ITIL
2 71 (11.87%) Network Design
3 64 (10.70%) Project Management
4 38 (6.35%) Service Management
5 29 (4.85%) Load Balancing
5 29 (4.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 26 (4.35%) Network Management
6 26 (4.35%) Time Management
7 24 (4.01%) PRINCE2
7 24 (4.01%) Service Delivery
7 24 (4.01%) Information Security
7 24 (4.01%) Change Control
8 23 (3.85%) Patch Management
9 20 (3.34%) Kalman Filter
10 19 (3.18%) Migration
11 16 (2.68%) Incident Management
12 13 (2.17%) Problem Management
12 13 (2.17%) Project Planning
13 12 (2.01%) Network Monitoring
13 12 (2.01%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 76 (12.71%) SQL
2 14 (2.34%) PowerShell
3 10 (1.67%) Perl
4 9 (1.51%) C
4 9 (1.51%) Python
5 5 (0.84%) Korn
6 4 (0.67%) Shell Script
6 4 (0.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (0.67%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.50%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.50%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.50%) VBScript
8 2 (0.33%) VB
9 1 (0.17%) VBA
9 1 (0.17%) Java
9 1 (0.17%) PHP
9 1 (0.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 215 (35.95%) Cisco Certification
2 112 (18.73%) CCNA
3 109 (18.23%) CCNP
4 68 (11.37%) Degree
5 53 (8.86%) Security Cleared
6 45 (7.53%) CCIE
7 43 (7.19%) SC Cleared
8 42 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
9 37 (6.19%) ITIL Certification
10 29 (4.85%) MCSE
11 21 (3.51%) MCP
12 17 (2.84%) CCSA
13 16 (2.68%) MCDST
13 16 (2.68%) MCSA
13 16 (2.68%) CISSP
13 16 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 13 (2.17%) CCDP
15 11 (1.84%) DV Cleared
15 11 (1.84%) MCITP
16 8 (1.34%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.52%) SLA
2 12 (2.01%) COBIT
3 11 (1.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (1.51%) ISO 9001
5 8 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 148 (24.75%) Active Directory
2 82 (13.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (4.52%) XenDesktop
4 26 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 22 (3.68%) XenApp
6 16 (2.68%) vSphere
7 8 (1.34%) VMware ESX
8 7 (1.17%) iptables
9 4 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.67%) Oracle Clusterware
10 3 (0.50%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.50%) Xen
11 2 (0.33%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.33%) vCloud
11 2 (0.33%) XenServer
11 2 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.33%) UAG
12 1 (0.17%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 23 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 17 (2.84%) OPNET
3 13 (2.17%) CiscoWorks
4 11 (1.84%) Cisco UCCE
5 10 (1.67%) SCCM
6 8 (1.34%) Cisco UCCX
6 8 (1.34%) Cisco LMS
7 6 (1.00%) WSUS
7 6 (1.00%) FortiGate
8 5 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.67%) SCOM
9 4 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (0.67%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.67%) Cisco IPCC
9 4 (0.67%) Data Guard
9 4 (0.67%) SolarWinds Orion
9 4 (0.67%) Cisco Prime
10 3 (0.50%) HP SIM
11 2 (0.33%) OpenView
11 2 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 379 (63.38%) Cisco
2 193 (32.27%) Microsoft
3 155 (25.92%) VMware
4 118 (19.73%) CheckPoint
5 103 (17.22%) Juniper
6 86 (14.38%) F5
7 83 (13.88%) Citrix
8 64 (10.70%) HP
9 52 (8.70%) Avaya
10 46 (7.69%) SolarWinds
11 41 (6.86%) Aruba
12 39 (6.52%) Riverbed
13 35 (5.85%) NetApp
14 30 (5.02%) Apple
15 28 (4.68%) Fortinet
16 20 (3.34%) Mitel
17 17 (2.84%) McAfee
18 16 (2.68%) Symantec
19 15 (2.51%) Oracle
20 14 (2.34%) SAP
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 80% Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits + learning
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HP Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ThinkForex
Salary: 55K to 65K GBP per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Paackage
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Newton Blue
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
MACQUARIE
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 27 days ago