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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 85 124 123
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -1
Permanent jobs citing LAN 314 249 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.77% 2.09% 2.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.31% 14.05% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 245 219 263
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -
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
1925 1772 2402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.97% 14.91% 18.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1627 1572 2151
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,650 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,000 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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.

1 500 (81.97%) WAN
2 340 (55.74%) Cisco
3 290 (47.54%) Windows
4 220 (36.07%) Microsoft
5 210 (34.43%) Finance
6 207 (33.93%) Active Directory
7 204 (33.44%) Firewall
8 198 (32.46%) VMware
9 186 (30.49%) Cisco Certification
10 174 (28.52%) ITIL
11 153 (25.08%) TCP/IP
12 151 (24.75%) VPN
12 151 (24.75%) DNS
13 149 (24.43%) CCNP
13 149 (24.43%) Windows Server 2008
14 145 (23.77%) MS Exchange
15 143 (23.44%) Citrix
15 143 (23.44%) Wireless
16 138 (22.62%) VMware Infrastructure
17 116 (19.02%) Degree
18 113 (18.52%) DHCP
19 112 (18.36%) Juniper
20 108 (17.70%) SQL Server
21 107 (17.54%) SAN
22 98 (16.07%) MS Excel
23 92 (15.08%) BGP
24 90 (14.75%) Windows Server 2003
25 88 (14.43%) Project Management
26 85 (13.93%) Internet
27 82 (13.44%) MPLS

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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
1 145 (23.77%) MS Exchange
2 62 (10.16%) SharePoint
3 60 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (3.93%) IIS
5 23 (3.77%) Lync
6 19 (3.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 17 (2.79%) SharePoint 2010
8 16 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (2.13%) WebSphere
11 9 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (0.82%) Apache
13 5 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.66%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.66%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.33%) SAS
15 2 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
15 2 (0.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 98 (16.07%) MS Excel
2 76 (12.46%) MS Office
3 12 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.48%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.66%) MS Project
6 3 (0.49%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.49%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 10 (1.64%) Summit
1 10 (1.64%) Front Arena
1 10 (1.64%) RMDS
1 10 (1.64%) 3000 Xtra
1 10 (1.64%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 10 (1.64%) Eikon
2 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.46%) Office 365
2 11 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.82%) SaaS
3 5 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 500 (81.97%) WAN
2 204 (33.44%) Firewall
3 153 (25.08%) TCP/IP
4 151 (24.75%) VPN
4 151 (24.75%) DNS
5 143 (23.44%) Wireless
6 113 (18.52%) DHCP
7 107 (17.54%) SAN
8 92 (15.08%) BGP
9 85 (13.93%) Internet
10 82 (13.44%) MPLS
11 81 (13.28%) OSPF
12 80 (13.11%) VoIP
13 76 (12.46%) EIGRP
14 67 (10.98%) Network Security
15 62 (10.16%) VLAN
15 62 (10.16%) IP Telephony
16 54 (8.85%) Cisco ASA
17 45 (7.38%) HSRP
18 44 (7.21%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (17.70%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.11%) MySQL
3 12 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (1.48%) Big Data
4 9 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (1.48%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.31%) Pentaho
5 8 (1.31%) Hadoop
5 8 (1.31%) Oracle Exadata
5 8 (1.31%) Mahout
5 8 (1.31%) DB2
5 8 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (1.31%) DataStage
6 4 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (0.66%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (1.31%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (0.98%) Metasploit
2 6 (0.98%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.82%) Subversion
4 3 (0.49%) Hudson
4 3 (0.49%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.16%) Maven
5 1 (0.16%) JIRA
5 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.16%) LoadRunner
General
1 210 (34.43%) Finance
2 42 (6.89%) Telecoms
3 39 (6.39%) Banking
4 33 (5.41%) Law
5 24 (3.93%) Advertising
6 10 (1.64%) Publishing
6 10 (1.64%) Legal
7 7 (1.15%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.15%) Back Office
7 7 (1.15%) Retail
8 5 (0.82%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.82%) Marketing
8 5 (0.82%) German Language
9 4 (0.66%) Billing
10 3 (0.49%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.33%) International Banking
11 2 (0.33%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.33%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 120 (19.67%) Network Engineer
2 95 (15.57%) Analyst
3 44 (7.21%) Support Analyst
4 41 (6.72%) Infrastructure Manager
5 39 (6.39%) Security Engineer
5 39 (6.39%) Senior Network Engineer
6 35 (5.74%) Architect
7 33 (5.41%) Administrator
8 32 (5.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 30 (4.92%) Network Security Engineer
9 30 (4.92%) Technical Manager
10 25 (4.10%) Support Engineer
11 24 (3.93%) Systems Administrator
12 23 (3.77%) Project Manager
13 22 (3.61%) IT Support
14 21 (3.44%) Network Analyst
15 20 (3.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 20 (3.28%) Senior Security Engineer
16 19 (3.11%) Team Leader
17 18 (2.95%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.95%) Web Services
2 13 (2.13%) SOAP
3 12 (1.97%) Middleware
4 10 (1.64%) .NET
5 8 (1.31%) FIX Protocol
5 8 (1.31%) XMPP
6 2 (0.33%) CSS
6 2 (0.33%) LAMP
7 1 (0.16%) ODBC
7 1 (0.16%) JSP
7 1 (0.16%) J2EE
7 1 (0.16%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 44 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (6.07%) Computer Science
3 36 (5.90%) Blackberry
4 25 (4.10%) Video Conferencing
5 23 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 20 (3.28%) Statistics
7 12 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (1.97%) Mobile App
8 11 (1.80%) Clustering
8 11 (1.80%) CMDB
9 10 (1.64%) Equities
9 10 (1.64%) Handset
9 10 (1.64%) Replication
9 10 (1.64%) CLARiiON
10 8 (1.31%) EqualLogic
11 7 (1.15%) GIS
12 6 (0.98%) IVR
12 6 (0.98%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.98%) Mathematics
12 6 (0.98%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 290 (47.54%) Windows
2 149 (24.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 90 (14.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 79 (12.95%) Linux
5 59 (9.67%) Windows 7
6 56 (9.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 39 (6.39%) UNIX
8 34 (5.57%) Windows XP
9 22 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (2.79%) Windows Vista
11 15 (2.46%) Android
12 11 (1.80%) Apple iOS
13 9 (1.48%) Windows 8
13 9 (1.48%) CentOS
14 7 (1.15%) Solaris
15 6 (0.98%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.66%) AIX
17 3 (0.49%) Mac OS
18 2 (0.33%) Windows NT
18 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (28.52%) ITIL
2 88 (14.43%) Project Management
3 58 (9.51%) Network Management
4 47 (7.70%) Load Balancing
5 41 (6.72%) Network Design
6 35 (5.74%) PRINCE
7 27 (4.43%) Information Security
8 26 (4.26%) Incident Management
9 25 (4.10%) Network Monitoring
10 24 (3.93%) Change Management
11 22 (3.61%) Service Delivery
11 22 (3.61%) Capacity Management
12 21 (3.44%) PRINCE2
12 21 (3.44%) CRM
13 20 (3.28%) Service Management
13 20 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (3.28%) Time Management
13 20 (3.28%) Performance Tuning
14 19 (3.11%) Asset Management
14 19 (3.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 59 (9.67%) SQL
2 22 (3.61%) Java
3 21 (3.44%) Python
4 12 (1.97%) C
4 12 (1.97%) Perl
5 10 (1.64%) PowerShell
6 9 (1.48%) Bash Shell
7 8 (1.31%) R
8 6 (0.98%) C++
8 6 (0.98%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.16%) Ruby
9 1 (0.16%) Korn
9 1 (0.16%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 186 (30.49%) Cisco Certification
2 149 (24.43%) CCNP
3 116 (19.02%) Degree
4 80 (13.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 76 (12.46%) CCNA
6 52 (8.52%) MCSE
7 37 (6.07%) MCITP
8 34 (5.57%) MCSA
9 23 (3.77%) CCIE
10 17 (2.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 17 (2.79%) Security Cleared
11 16 (2.62%) CCDP
12 13 (2.13%) CISSP
13 12 (1.97%) MCTS
14 10 (1.64%) CISM
15 9 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 9 (1.48%) A+ Certification
15 9 (1.48%) ISTQB
15 9 (1.48%) SC Cleared
16 8 (1.31%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (9.02%) SLA
2 10 (1.64%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.48%) QA
4 3 (0.49%) COBIT
4 3 (0.49%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 207 (33.93%) Active Directory
2 138 (22.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (7.38%) VMware ESX
4 39 (6.39%) vSphere
5 37 (6.07%) XenApp
6 24 (3.93%) MetaFrame
7 17 (2.79%) Hyper-V
8 15 (2.46%) XenDesktop
9 11 (1.80%) UAG
10 10 (1.64%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 8 (1.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 6 (0.98%) Nmap
12 6 (0.98%) ISA Server
13 5 (0.82%) Xen
13 5 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (0.66%) vCloud
15 3 (0.49%) NFS
15 3 (0.49%) DFS Replication
15 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (0.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (4.26%) SCCM
2 20 (3.28%) CiscoWorks
3 16 (2.62%) Cisco CUCM
4 14 (2.30%) Puppet
5 13 (2.13%) HP NNM
6 11 (1.80%) Backup Exec
6 11 (1.80%) Norton AntiVirus
6 11 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
7 10 (1.64%) SCOM
8 9 (1.48%) Nagios
8 9 (1.48%) WSUS
9 8 (1.31%) Hadoop YARN
9 8 (1.31%) Cisco UCCX
10 7 (1.15%) HP Data Protector
10 7 (1.15%) Cisco UCCE
11 4 (0.66%) Cacti
11 4 (0.66%) XenMobile
12 3 (0.49%) Zenoss
12 3 (0.49%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 340 (55.74%) Cisco
2 220 (36.07%) Microsoft
3 198 (32.46%) VMware
4 143 (23.44%) Citrix
5 112 (18.36%) Juniper
6 75 (12.30%) HP
7 65 (10.66%) CheckPoint
8 47 (7.70%) F5
9 46 (7.54%) SolarWinds
10 39 (6.39%) Oracle
11 37 (6.07%) EMC
12 33 (5.41%) Avaya
13 31 (5.08%) Aruba
14 25 (4.10%) Red Hat
15 22 (3.61%) Bloomberg
16 21 (3.44%) NetApp
16 21 (3.44%) Dell
17 19 (3.11%) IBM
17 19 (3.11%) Symantec
18 17 (2.79%) Reuters
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £70000 - £550000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bonus, Car, Other
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + bonus and benefits + Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-45,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Qualserv Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Training & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ATOS - AMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 30-45k base + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum £60k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
MBA Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago