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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 81 153 105
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -48
Permanent jobs citing LAN 299 177 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.90% 1.71% 2.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.48% 10.97% 12.27%
Number of salaries quoted 258 157 228
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £72,500 £70,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
1814 1613 2299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.62% 15.56% 21.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1560 1381 2029
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,250
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 January 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 30 January 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.

1 481 (84.09%) WAN
2 337 (58.92%) Cisco
3 261 (45.63%) Windows
4 229 (40.03%) Firewall
5 198 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
6 195 (34.09%) Active Directory
7 192 (33.57%) Microsoft
8 187 (32.69%) Finance
9 171 (29.90%) VMware
10 170 (29.72%) VPN
11 165 (28.85%) Wireless
12 147 (25.70%) ITIL
13 129 (22.55%) MS Exchange
14 123 (21.50%) CCNP
15 119 (20.80%) VMware Infrastructure
16 115 (20.10%) DNS
16 115 (20.10%) Juniper
17 113 (19.76%) TCP/IP
18 111 (19.41%) Citrix
19 108 (18.88%) Windows Server 2008
20 107 (18.71%) BGP
21 103 (18.01%) OSPF
22 102 (17.83%) VoIP
23 101 (17.66%) CheckPoint
23 101 (17.66%) Network Security
24 97 (16.96%) SAN
25 95 (16.61%) DHCP
26 94 (16.43%) Degree
27 93 (16.26%) MPLS
28 92 (16.08%) CCNA

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 129 (22.55%) MS Exchange
2 63 (11.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (9.44%) SharePoint
4 30 (5.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 26 (4.55%) Lync
6 24 (4.20%) IIS
7 20 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 18 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2007
9 16 (2.80%) SharePoint 2010
10 14 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2003
11 12 (2.10%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.87%) CMS
12 5 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (0.87%) Apache
13 4 (0.70%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.35%) Commerce Server
14 2 (0.35%) JBoss
14 2 (0.35%) SAS
14 2 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
15 1 (0.17%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 78 (13.64%) MS Office
2 63 (11.01%) MS Excel
3 11 (1.92%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.05%) MS Project
6 4 (0.70%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 11 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.35%) RMDS
4 1 (0.17%) Front Arena
4 1 (0.17%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.80%) Office 365
2 7 (1.22%) IaaS
2 7 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.35%) SaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 481 (84.09%) WAN
2 229 (40.03%) Firewall
3 170 (29.72%) VPN
4 165 (28.85%) Wireless
5 115 (20.10%) DNS
6 113 (19.76%) TCP/IP
7 107 (18.71%) BGP
8 103 (18.01%) OSPF
9 102 (17.83%) VoIP
10 101 (17.66%) Network Security
11 97 (16.96%) SAN
12 95 (16.61%) DHCP
13 93 (16.26%) MPLS
14 69 (12.06%) EIGRP
14 69 (12.06%) Cisco IOS
14 69 (12.06%) Cisco ASA
14 69 (12.06%) Cisco Nexus
15 67 (11.71%) Internet
16 59 (10.31%) VLAN
17 56 (9.79%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (9.79%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (1.57%) MySQL
5 5 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.17%) HBase
8 1 (0.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (0.52%) Subversion
1 3 (0.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.35%) Hudson
2 2 (0.35%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.35%) JIRA
3 1 (0.17%) Bugzilla
General
1 187 (32.69%) Finance
2 57 (9.97%) Telecoms
3 34 (5.94%) Banking
4 14 (2.45%) Marketing
5 13 (2.27%) Financial Institution
5 13 (2.27%) Law
5 13 (2.27%) Legal
6 11 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.92%) Electronics
7 10 (1.75%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.57%) Advertising
9 6 (1.05%) Retail
10 5 (0.87%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.87%) Billing
10 5 (0.87%) Back Office
11 3 (0.52%) International Banking
11 3 (0.52%) Front Office
11 3 (0.52%) Publishing
12 2 (0.35%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 110 (19.23%) Network Engineer
2 90 (15.73%) Analyst
3 51 (8.92%) Support Analyst
4 44 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 36 (6.29%) Consultant
6 35 (6.12%) Architect
6 35 (6.12%) Infrastructure Manager
7 33 (5.77%) Senior Network Engineer
8 31 (5.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 31 (5.42%) Security Engineer
9 27 (4.72%) Desktop Support
10 25 (4.37%) IT Support
10 25 (4.37%) 2nd Line Support
11 22 (3.85%) Network Support
11 22 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
11 22 (3.85%) Team Leader
12 20 (3.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 18 (3.15%) Network Team Leader
13 18 (3.15%) Network Security Engineer
14 17 (2.97%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.32%) XMPP
2 10 (1.75%) FIX Protocol
3 9 (1.57%) Web Services
4 7 (1.22%) SOAP
5 6 (1.05%) .NET
6 5 (0.87%) XML
7 3 (0.52%) LAMP
8 2 (0.35%) CSS
8 2 (0.35%) ODBC
9 1 (0.17%) WSH
9 1 (0.17%) JSP
9 1 (0.17%) XSLT
9 1 (0.17%) HTML
9 1 (0.17%) J2EE
9 1 (0.17%) Rendezvous
9 1 (0.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.74%) Blackberry
2 38 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (4.72%) Clustering
4 23 (4.02%) Management Information System
5 22 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 20 (3.50%) Video Conferencing
7 13 (2.27%) CMDB
8 11 (1.92%) Replication
8 11 (1.92%) GIS
8 11 (1.92%) DTV
9 10 (1.75%) Thin Client
9 10 (1.75%) Fat Client
10 9 (1.57%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.40%) iPhone
11 8 (1.40%) IVR
12 7 (1.22%) Handset
12 7 (1.22%) CCTV
12 7 (1.22%) EqualLogic
13 4 (0.70%) Performance Metrics
13 4 (0.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 261 (45.63%) Windows
2 108 (18.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 75 (13.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 60 (10.49%) Linux
4 60 (10.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (7.87%) Windows XP
6 40 (6.99%) Windows 7
7 39 (6.82%) UNIX
8 26 (4.55%) Windows Vista
9 17 (2.97%) Android
10 15 (2.62%) Windows 8
11 14 (2.45%) Apple iOS
12 12 (2.10%) Solaris
13 11 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (1.57%) CentOS
15 6 (1.05%) Mac OS
15 6 (1.05%) AIX
16 5 (0.87%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (25.70%) ITIL
2 59 (10.31%) Project Management
3 48 (8.39%) Network Design
4 41 (7.17%) Network Management
5 36 (6.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 30 (5.24%) Load Balancing
6 30 (5.24%) Service Management
6 30 (5.24%) Kalman Filter
7 27 (4.72%) Information Security
7 27 (4.72%) PRINCE
8 24 (4.20%) PRINCE2
9 23 (4.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (4.02%) Asset Management
10 22 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
11 20 (3.50%) Change Control
12 19 (3.32%) Migration
13 18 (3.15%) Incident Management
14 15 (2.62%) CRM
14 15 (2.62%) Network Architecture
15 14 (2.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 69 (12.06%) SQL
2 13 (2.27%) PowerShell
3 10 (1.75%) Python
4 9 (1.57%) Perl
5 5 (0.87%) Java
5 5 (0.87%) Bash Shell
6 4 (0.70%) C
6 4 (0.70%) PHP
6 4 (0.70%) VBScript
7 3 (0.52%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.17%) XPath
8 1 (0.17%) Ruby
8 1 (0.17%) Korn
8 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 198 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
2 123 (21.50%) CCNP
3 94 (16.43%) Degree
4 92 (16.08%) CCNA
5 61 (10.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 48 (8.39%) CCIE
7 36 (6.29%) Security Cleared
8 34 (5.94%) MCSE
9 25 (4.37%) MCSA
10 23 (4.02%) CCDP
11 21 (3.67%) SC Cleared
12 20 (3.50%) CISSP
13 19 (3.32%) MCITP
14 16 (2.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 15 (2.62%) MCDST
16 12 (2.10%) A+ Certification
16 12 (2.10%) MCP
17 10 (1.75%) DV Cleared
17 10 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
18 9 (1.57%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.55%) SLA
2 10 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.22%) QA
3 7 (1.22%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.05%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.52%) COBIT
6 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 195 (34.09%) Active Directory
2 119 (20.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (7.34%) vSphere
4 29 (5.07%) VMware ESX
5 26 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 26 (4.55%) XenApp
6 16 (2.80%) XenDesktop
7 15 (2.62%) MetaFrame
8 10 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.05%) Xen
10 4 (0.70%) UAG
10 4 (0.70%) vCloud
10 4 (0.70%) Firmware
10 4 (0.70%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.70%) NFS
11 3 (0.52%) Samba
11 3 (0.52%) XenServer
11 3 (0.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 2 (0.35%) FreeRADIUS
12 2 (0.35%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 33 (5.77%) Cisco CUCM
2 25 (4.37%) SCCM
3 15 (2.62%) SCOM
4 14 (2.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 14 (2.45%) Backup Exec
5 13 (2.27%) Cisco UCCX
6 10 (1.75%) Cisco UCCE
6 10 (1.75%) CiscoWorks
7 9 (1.57%) OPNET
8 8 (1.40%) Cisco LMS
9 7 (1.22%) WSUS
10 5 (0.87%) OpenView
10 5 (0.87%) SCOrch
10 5 (0.87%) SolarWinds Orion
11 4 (0.70%) Nagios
12 3 (0.52%) EMC NetWorker
12 3 (0.52%) ARCserve
12 3 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
12 3 (0.52%) HP SIM
13 2 (0.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 337 (58.92%) Cisco
2 192 (33.57%) Microsoft
3 171 (29.90%) VMware
4 115 (20.10%) Juniper
5 111 (19.41%) Citrix
6 101 (17.66%) CheckPoint
7 64 (11.19%) HP
8 46 (8.04%) F5
9 43 (7.52%) SolarWinds
10 42 (7.34%) EMC
11 38 (6.64%) Avaya
12 30 (5.24%) NetApp
12 30 (5.24%) Riverbed
13 27 (4.72%) Symantec
14 25 (4.37%) Aruba
14 25 (4.37%) Dell
15 19 (3.32%) Apple
15 19 (3.32%) Mitel
16 18 (3.15%) Fortinet
17 17 (2.97%) Red Hat
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Please discuss
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Mediaforce
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Training
Posted: Yesterday
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Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + great company
Posted: 2 days ago
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Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent+ bonus+bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent +bonus+ bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £20,000 to £55,000 per annum + attractive package (15% pension, m
Posted: 3 days ago
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Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus travel and bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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SLS Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
SLS Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
SLS Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Overtime & On-call
Posted: 4 days ago
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Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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LA International
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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LA International
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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BELL MICROSYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago