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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 96 123 136
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +13
Permanent jobs citing LAN 299 241 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.55% 2.04% 1.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.28% 13.35% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 235 222 226
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
1957 1805 2198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.70% 15.26% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1651 1594 1957
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 August 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 August 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.

1 490 (81.94%) WAN
2 332 (55.52%) Cisco
3 285 (47.66%) Windows
4 211 (35.28%) Microsoft
5 202 (33.78%) Firewall
6 198 (33.11%) Finance
6 198 (33.11%) Active Directory
7 193 (32.27%) VMware
8 173 (28.93%) Cisco Certification
9 168 (28.09%) ITIL
10 152 (25.42%) TCP/IP
11 149 (24.92%) MS Exchange
12 148 (24.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 145 (24.25%) Citrix
14 142 (23.75%) DNS
15 141 (23.58%) VPN
16 138 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
17 136 (22.74%) CCNP
18 121 (20.23%) Wireless
19 112 (18.73%) SAN
19 112 (18.73%) Degree
20 109 (18.23%) MS Excel
21 108 (18.06%) SQL Server
22 101 (16.89%) DHCP
23 96 (16.05%) Juniper
24 93 (15.55%) Internet
25 88 (14.72%) Windows Server 2003
25 88 (14.72%) Project Management
26 84 (14.05%) Microsoft Certification
26 84 (14.05%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 149 (24.92%) MS Exchange
2 63 (10.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 57 (9.53%) SharePoint
4 29 (4.85%) IIS
5 26 (4.35%) Lync
6 18 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (2.51%) WebSphere
8 14 (2.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 12 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
10 10 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (1.00%) Apache
12 6 (1.00%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.67%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.33%) Office Communications Server
16 1 (0.17%) OpenStack
16 1 (0.17%) SAS
Applications
1 109 (18.23%) MS Excel
2 70 (11.71%) MS Office
3 14 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.67%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.50%) Acrobat
5 3 (0.50%) MS Project
6 2 (0.33%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 10 (1.67%) Summit
1 10 (1.67%) Front Arena
1 10 (1.67%) RMDS
1 10 (1.67%) Eikon
1 10 (1.67%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 10 (1.67%) 3000 Xtra
2 3 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.01%) Office 365
2 11 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.17%) SaaS
4 6 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.17%) PaaS
7 1 (0.17%) Joyent
7 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 490 (81.94%) WAN
2 202 (33.78%) Firewall
3 152 (25.42%) TCP/IP
4 142 (23.75%) DNS
5 141 (23.58%) VPN
6 121 (20.23%) Wireless
7 112 (18.73%) SAN
8 101 (16.89%) DHCP
9 93 (15.55%) Internet
10 78 (13.04%) BGP
11 75 (12.54%) EIGRP
11 75 (12.54%) VoIP
12 71 (11.87%) MPLS
13 63 (10.54%) OSPF
14 60 (10.03%) IP Telephony
15 58 (9.70%) Network Security
16 56 (9.36%) VLAN
17 52 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
18 44 (7.36%) HSRP
19 39 (6.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.51%) MySQL
3 13 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (1.84%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.51%) Hadoop
5 9 (1.51%) Big Data
5 9 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (1.34%) DataStage
6 8 (1.34%) DB2
6 8 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.34%) Mahout
6 8 (1.34%) Pentaho
6 8 (1.34%) Oracle Exadata
7 6 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.67%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.17%) Redis
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (1.84%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.34%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (1.17%) Hudson
3 7 (1.17%) Metasploit
3 7 (1.17%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.17%) Subversion
4 3 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.33%) Maven
6 1 (0.17%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.17%) JIRA
General
1 198 (33.11%) Finance
2 43 (7.19%) Law
3 42 (7.02%) Telecoms
4 40 (6.69%) Banking
5 29 (4.85%) Advertising
6 11 (1.84%) Publishing
6 11 (1.84%) Marketing
7 10 (1.67%) Legal
8 8 (1.34%) Back Office
9 7 (1.17%) Retail
10 6 (1.00%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.84%) German Language
12 3 (0.50%) Dutch Language
12 3 (0.50%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.33%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.33%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 122 (20.40%) Network Engineer
2 100 (16.72%) Analyst
3 42 (7.02%) Support Analyst
4 38 (6.35%) Infrastructure Manager
5 37 (6.19%) Senior Network Engineer
5 37 (6.19%) Security Engineer
6 36 (6.02%) Administrator
7 33 (5.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 32 (5.35%) Architect
9 30 (5.02%) Network Security Engineer
10 28 (4.68%) Systems Administrator
11 25 (4.18%) Project Manager
12 24 (4.01%) Support Engineer
13 23 (3.85%) Technical Manager
14 20 (3.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 20 (3.34%) Network Analyst
15 19 (3.18%) Senior Security Engineer
15 19 (3.18%) Senior Network Security Engineer
16 18 (3.01%) Systems Engineer
17 17 (2.84%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.84%) Web Services
2 15 (2.51%) SOAP
3 12 (2.01%) Middleware
4 9 (1.51%) .NET
5 6 (1.00%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (0.50%) LAMP
7 2 (0.33%) XMPP
7 2 (0.33%) CSS
7 2 (0.33%) J2EE
8 1 (0.17%) Memcached
8 1 (0.17%) JSP
8 1 (0.17%) ODBC
8 1 (0.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (6.69%) Computer Science
2 28 (4.68%) Blackberry
3 27 (4.52%) Video Conferencing
4 23 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 22 (3.68%) Statistics
6 13 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (2.01%) Replication
8 11 (1.84%) Mobile App
8 11 (1.84%) CMDB
9 10 (1.67%) CLARiiON
9 10 (1.67%) Equities
10 9 (1.51%) Handset
11 8 (1.34%) Clustering
12 7 (1.17%) EqualLogic
12 7 (1.17%) Cryptography
13 6 (1.00%) Mathematics
13 6 (1.00%) Hedge funds
14 5 (0.84%) iPad
14 5 (0.84%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.84%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 285 (47.66%) Windows
2 148 (24.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 88 (14.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 84 (14.05%) Linux
5 62 (10.37%) Windows 7
6 60 (10.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 45 (7.53%) UNIX
8 28 (4.68%) Windows XP
9 21 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (2.51%) Windows 8
11 13 (2.17%) Android
12 10 (1.67%) Windows Vista
13 9 (1.51%) CentOS
14 8 (1.34%) Mac OS X
14 8 (1.34%) Solaris
14 8 (1.34%) Apple iOS
15 4 (0.67%) AIX
16 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.33%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (28.09%) ITIL
2 88 (14.72%) Project Management
3 62 (10.37%) Network Management
4 49 (8.19%) Load Balancing
5 39 (6.52%) Network Design
6 29 (4.85%) PRINCE
7 25 (4.18%) Performance Tuning
7 25 (4.18%) Change Management
8 24 (4.01%) Service Delivery
8 24 (4.01%) CRM
8 24 (4.01%) Capacity Management
9 23 (3.85%) Information Security
10 21 (3.51%) Network Monitoring
10 21 (3.51%) E-Commerce
10 21 (3.51%) PRINCE2
11 19 (3.18%) Incident Management
12 18 (3.01%) Problem Management
12 18 (3.01%) Asset Management
12 18 (3.01%) Migration
12 18 (3.01%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (10.20%) SQL
2 29 (4.85%) Java
3 24 (4.01%) Python
4 14 (2.34%) Bash Shell
5 12 (2.01%) Perl
5 12 (2.01%) C
6 8 (1.34%) Shell Script
6 8 (1.34%) R
7 7 (1.17%) PowerShell
7 7 (1.17%) C++
8 2 (0.33%) Ruby
9 1 (0.17%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.17%) Korn
Qualifications
1 173 (28.93%) Cisco Certification
2 136 (22.74%) CCNP
3 112 (18.73%) Degree
4 84 (14.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 73 (12.21%) CCNA
6 60 (10.03%) MCSE
7 42 (7.02%) MCITP
8 40 (6.69%) MCSA
9 17 (2.84%) Security Cleared
9 17 (2.84%) CCIE
9 17 (2.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (2.34%) MCTS
10 14 (2.34%) CCDP
11 12 (2.01%) CISSP
12 10 (1.67%) CISM
12 10 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 9 (1.51%) SC Cleared
13 9 (1.51%) MCP
13 9 (1.51%) ISTQB
14 8 (1.34%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (9.36%) SLA
2 12 (2.01%) QA
3 11 (1.84%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.67%) COBIT
4 4 (0.67%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 198 (33.11%) Active Directory
2 138 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (6.19%) VMware ESX
4 34 (5.69%) XenApp
5 33 (5.52%) vSphere
6 22 (3.68%) MetaFrame
7 17 (2.84%) Hyper-V
8 11 (1.84%) UAG
8 11 (1.84%) XenDesktop
9 10 (1.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 8 (1.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 7 (1.17%) Nmap
12 6 (1.00%) ISA Server
12 6 (1.00%) XenServer
13 4 (0.67%) Xen
13 4 (0.67%) Samba
13 4 (0.67%) NFS
13 4 (0.67%) DFS Replication
14 3 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 23 (3.85%) CiscoWorks
2 18 (3.01%) SCCM
2 18 (3.01%) Puppet
3 15 (2.51%) HP NNM
4 13 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (1.84%) Nagios
5 11 (1.84%) Backup Exec
6 10 (1.67%) EMC NetWorker
7 9 (1.51%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (1.51%) WSUS
8 8 (1.34%) NetBackup
9 7 (1.17%) Cisco UCCE
9 7 (1.17%) HP Data Protector
10 6 (1.00%) Cacti
11 5 (0.84%) Ganglia
11 5 (0.84%) Zenoss
11 5 (0.84%) SmokePing
12 4 (0.67%) XenMobile
12 4 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
13 3 (0.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 332 (55.52%) Cisco
2 211 (35.28%) Microsoft
3 193 (32.27%) VMware
4 145 (24.25%) Citrix
5 96 (16.05%) Juniper
6 72 (12.04%) HP
7 60 (10.03%) CheckPoint
8 49 (8.19%) SolarWinds
9 45 (7.53%) F5
10 41 (6.86%) Oracle
11 34 (5.69%) EMC
12 29 (4.85%) Aruba
13 24 (4.01%) Red Hat
14 23 (3.85%) Dell
14 23 (3.85%) Symantec
15 22 (3.68%) Bloomberg
16 21 (3.51%) Avaya
16 21 (3.51%) NetApp
17 17 (2.84%) McAfee
18 16 (2.68%) IBM
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Please discuss
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 30-45k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 70k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + London Waiting
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
MBA Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + £6k on call, bonus, pension etc
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Exponential-e
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago