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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 74 140 126
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -14
Permanent jobs citing LAN 333 202 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.20% 1.92% 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.08% 12.47% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 288 176 191
Average salary £50,000 £52,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.21% +11.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £28,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
1950 1620 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 18.76% 15.37% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1643 1368 2025
Average salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
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 2 March 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 2 March 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.

1 523 (85.46%) WAN
2 364 (59.48%) Cisco
3 273 (44.61%) Firewall
4 268 (43.79%) Windows
5 214 (34.97%) Cisco Certification
6 207 (33.82%) Microsoft
7 206 (33.66%) VPN
8 184 (30.07%) Finance
9 182 (29.74%) Active Directory
10 172 (28.10%) Wireless
11 168 (27.45%) VMware
12 151 (24.67%) ITIL
13 128 (20.92%) CCNP
14 127 (20.75%) VoIP
14 127 (20.75%) OSPF
14 127 (20.75%) BGP
15 122 (19.93%) CheckPoint
16 121 (19.77%) MS Exchange
17 118 (19.28%) TCP/IP
18 114 (18.63%) DNS
18 114 (18.63%) Juniper
18 114 (18.63%) MPLS
19 109 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
20 106 (17.32%) Network Security
21 105 (17.16%) Citrix
22 104 (16.99%) CCNA
23 102 (16.67%) MS Office
24 99 (16.18%) Windows Server 2008
25 89 (14.54%) VLAN
26 85 (13.89%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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
1 121 (19.77%) MS Exchange
2 56 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 47 (7.68%) SharePoint
4 33 (5.39%) Lync
5 27 (4.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 24 (3.92%) IIS
6 24 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 23 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
9 11 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (0.82%) CMS
11 3 (0.49%) Apache
12 2 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.33%) Commerce Server
13 1 (0.16%) GroupWise
13 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.16%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 102 (16.67%) MS Office
2 68 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 16 (2.61%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.98%) MS Project
6 3 (0.49%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 15 (2.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.33%) RMDS
5 1 (0.16%) Front Arena
5 1 (0.16%) assyst
5 1 (0.16%) SAP CCM
5 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.16%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.78%) Office 365
2 10 (1.63%) IaaS
3 8 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.16%) SaaS
4 1 (0.16%) PaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 523 (85.46%) WAN
2 273 (44.61%) Firewall
3 206 (33.66%) VPN
4 172 (28.10%) Wireless
5 127 (20.75%) OSPF
5 127 (20.75%) BGP
5 127 (20.75%) VoIP
6 118 (19.28%) TCP/IP
7 114 (18.63%) DNS
7 114 (18.63%) MPLS
8 106 (17.32%) Network Security
9 89 (14.54%) VLAN
10 85 (13.89%) EIGRP
10 85 (13.89%) DHCP
10 85 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
11 83 (13.56%) Cisco ASA
12 80 (13.07%) SAN
13 71 (11.60%) Internet
13 71 (11.60%) Cisco IOS
14 58 (9.48%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (8.66%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (1.31%) MySQL
5 5 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (0.65%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.16%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.16%) HBase
7 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.33%) Subversion
1 2 (0.33%) JIRA
1 2 (0.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.33%) Hudson
1 2 (0.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.16%) Bugzilla
General
1 184 (30.07%) Finance
2 60 (9.80%) Telecoms
3 33 (5.39%) Banking
4 27 (4.41%) Retail
5 20 (3.27%) Marketing
6 17 (2.78%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.45%) Electronics
8 14 (2.29%) Financial Institution
8 14 (2.29%) Legal
9 13 (2.12%) Law
10 11 (1.80%) Investment Banking
11 7 (1.14%) Advertising
12 5 (0.82%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.82%) Billing
13 4 (0.65%) Back Office
14 3 (0.49%) Front Office
14 3 (0.49%) Publishing
14 3 (0.49%) International Banking
14 3 (0.49%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.16%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 125 (20.42%) Network Engineer
2 90 (14.71%) Analyst
3 54 (8.82%) Support Analyst
4 47 (7.68%) Support Engineer
5 43 (7.03%) Architect
6 41 (6.70%) Consultant
7 37 (6.05%) Senior Network Engineer
8 34 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
9 30 (4.90%) IT Support
10 29 (4.74%) Infrastructure Manager
11 26 (4.25%) Security Engineer
11 26 (4.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 25 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
12 25 (4.08%) Technical Support
13 23 (3.76%) Desktop Support
14 22 (3.59%) Network Support
15 21 (3.43%) Team Leader
16 20 (3.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 20 (3.27%) Network Manager
17 19 (3.10%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.41%) XMPP
2 7 (1.14%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (1.14%) SOAP
2 7 (1.14%) Web Services
3 6 (0.98%) .NET
4 5 (0.82%) XML
5 3 (0.49%) LAMP
6 1 (0.16%) HTML
6 1 (0.16%) XSLT
6 1 (0.16%) ODBC
6 1 (0.16%) WSH
6 1 (0.16%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 47 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (7.19%) Blackberry
3 37 (6.05%) Video Conferencing
4 32 (5.23%) Clustering
5 24 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 24 (3.92%) Client/Server
6 18 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 16 (2.61%) EPoS
8 15 (2.45%) DTV
9 14 (2.29%) Thin Client
9 14 (2.29%) Fat Client
10 11 (1.80%) CMDB
11 9 (1.47%) Replication
12 8 (1.31%) Handset
12 8 (1.31%) IVR
13 7 (1.14%) Statistics
13 7 (1.14%) iPhone
13 7 (1.14%) GIS
14 5 (0.82%) CCTV
14 5 (0.82%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 268 (43.79%) Windows
2 99 (16.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 70 (11.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 64 (10.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 60 (9.80%) Windows 7
6 58 (9.48%) Linux
7 41 (6.70%) Windows XP
8 38 (6.21%) UNIX
9 25 (4.08%) Apple iOS
10 23 (3.76%) Windows Vista
11 16 (2.61%) Windows 8
12 13 (2.12%) Android
13 11 (1.80%) Solaris
14 10 (1.63%) AIX
14 10 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (1.31%) Mac OS
16 7 (1.14%) CentOS
17 5 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
18 4 (0.65%) Mac OS X
18 4 (0.65%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (24.67%) ITIL
2 76 (12.42%) Project Management
3 58 (9.48%) Network Design
4 38 (6.21%) Load Balancing
4 38 (6.21%) Disaster Recovery
5 35 (5.72%) Network Management
6 32 (5.23%) Service Management
7 30 (4.90%) Kalman Filter
8 26 (4.25%) PRINCE2
8 26 (4.25%) Time Management
9 25 (4.08%) Information Security
9 25 (4.08%) Network Monitoring
10 24 (3.92%) Change Control
11 19 (3.10%) PRINCE
11 19 (3.10%) Asset Management
12 18 (2.94%) Incident Management
13 17 (2.78%) CRM
13 17 (2.78%) Service Delivery
13 17 (2.78%) Migration
14 16 (2.61%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (12.25%) SQL
2 13 (2.12%) PowerShell
3 9 (1.47%) Python
4 8 (1.31%) Perl
5 5 (0.82%) T-SQL
6 4 (0.65%) VBScript
6 4 (0.65%) Shell Script
6 4 (0.65%) PHP
6 4 (0.65%) PL/SQL
6 4 (0.65%) Bash Shell
6 4 (0.65%) Korn
6 4 (0.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.49%) C
7 3 (0.49%) Java
8 1 (0.16%) Ruby
8 1 (0.16%) XPath
Qualifications
1 214 (34.97%) Cisco Certification
2 128 (20.92%) CCNP
3 104 (16.99%) CCNA
4 85 (13.89%) Degree
5 56 (9.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 49 (8.01%) CCIE
7 33 (5.39%) Security Cleared
8 31 (5.07%) MCSE
9 23 (3.76%) CCDP
10 22 (3.59%) ITIL Certification
10 22 (3.59%) SC Cleared
11 20 (3.27%) MCSA
12 19 (3.10%) CISSP
13 15 (2.45%) MCP
13 15 (2.45%) MCDST
14 14 (2.29%) MCITP
15 13 (2.12%) CCSA
16 11 (1.80%) JNCIA
16 11 (1.80%) A+ Certification
16 11 (1.80%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.88%) SLA
2 10 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.47%) ISO 9001
4 7 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (1.14%) COBIT
5 6 (0.98%) QA
6 3 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 182 (29.74%) Active Directory
2 109 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (5.39%) vSphere
4 29 (4.74%) Hyper-V
5 25 (4.08%) XenApp
6 19 (3.10%) VMware ESX
6 19 (3.10%) XenDesktop
7 11 (1.80%) MetaFrame
8 9 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.82%) Xen
9 5 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.65%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (0.65%) vCloud
11 3 (0.49%) NFS
11 3 (0.49%) Firmware
11 3 (0.49%) XenServer
12 2 (0.33%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 39 (6.37%) Cisco CUCM
2 23 (3.76%) SCCM
3 17 (2.78%) SCOM
3 17 (2.78%) OPNET
4 16 (2.61%) Cisco UCCE
5 15 (2.45%) Cisco UCCX
6 13 (2.12%) Backup Exec
7 11 (1.80%) Norton AntiVirus
7 11 (1.80%) CiscoWorks
8 8 (1.31%) WSUS
8 8 (1.31%) Cisco LMS
9 6 (0.98%) SolarWinds Orion
10 5 (0.82%) SCOrch
11 4 (0.65%) HP SIM
11 4 (0.65%) Data Guard
11 4 (0.65%) Nagios
11 4 (0.65%) OpenView
11 4 (0.65%) Cisco IPCC
12 2 (0.33%) ARCserve
12 2 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 364 (59.48%) Cisco
2 207 (33.82%) Microsoft
3 168 (27.45%) VMware
4 122 (19.93%) CheckPoint
5 114 (18.63%) Juniper
6 105 (17.16%) Citrix
7 68 (11.11%) HP
8 61 (9.97%) F5
9 57 (9.31%) Avaya
10 45 (7.35%) SolarWinds
11 37 (6.05%) Riverbed
12 33 (5.39%) Apple
13 32 (5.23%) NetApp
14 31 (5.07%) EMC
15 30 (4.90%) Aruba
16 24 (3.92%) Symantec
17 21 (3.43%) Fortinet
17 21 (3.43%) Dell
18 16 (2.61%) SAP
18 16 (2.61%) Mitel
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + generous package (inc bonus)
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + generous employee benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Imperative People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Private healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sirec Technologies Limited
Salary: From £17,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Please discuss
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £62000 - £75000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + great company
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bell Integration
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago