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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 104 134 111
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -23
Permanent jobs citing LAN 274 243 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.48% 2.03% 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.01% 13.26% 12.11%
Number of salaries quoted 218 208 267
Average salary £46,925 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £29,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,150 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
1825 1833 2386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.52% 15.30% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1593 1613 2131
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 £28,000 £31,000 £32,000
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 30 October 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 October 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.

1 494 (82.75%) WAN
2 327 (54.77%) Cisco
3 285 (47.74%) Windows
4 230 (38.53%) Microsoft
5 216 (36.18%) Active Directory
6 202 (33.84%) VMware
7 201 (33.67%) Finance
8 196 (32.83%) Firewall
9 177 (29.65%) Cisco Certification
10 169 (28.31%) ITIL
11 154 (25.80%) VPN
12 152 (25.46%) MS Exchange
13 151 (25.29%) Windows Server 2008
14 150 (25.13%) DNS
15 147 (24.62%) TCP/IP
16 146 (24.46%) Citrix
17 143 (23.95%) VMware Infrastructure
18 142 (23.79%) Wireless
19 139 (23.28%) CCNP
20 111 (18.59%) Juniper
20 111 (18.59%) Degree
21 109 (18.26%) DHCP
22 103 (17.25%) SQL Server
22 103 (17.25%) SAN
23 94 (15.75%) BGP
24 91 (15.24%) VoIP
25 90 (15.08%) MS Excel
26 89 (14.91%) Windows Server 2003
27 87 (14.57%) OSPF
28 85 (14.24%) MPLS

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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
1 152 (25.46%) MS Exchange
2 63 (10.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 62 (10.39%) SharePoint
4 28 (4.69%) IIS
5 25 (4.19%) Lync
6 19 (3.18%) SharePoint 2010
6 19 (3.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 16 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (1.84%) WebSphere
10 10 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (0.84%) CMS
12 5 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.67%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.67%) Apache
13 4 (0.67%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.34%) SAS
14 2 (0.34%) JBoss
Applications
1 90 (15.08%) MS Excel
2 84 (14.07%) MS Office
3 6 (1.01%) MS Project
3 6 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.01%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.50%) Acrobat
4 3 (0.50%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 11 (1.84%) RMDS
2 10 (1.68%) Summit
2 10 (1.68%) Front Arena
2 10 (1.68%) 3000 Xtra
2 10 (1.68%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 10 (1.68%) Eikon
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.01%) Office 365
2 11 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.67%) SaaS
3 4 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 494 (82.75%) WAN
2 196 (32.83%) Firewall
3 154 (25.80%) VPN
4 150 (25.13%) DNS
5 147 (24.62%) TCP/IP
6 142 (23.79%) Wireless
7 109 (18.26%) DHCP
8 103 (17.25%) SAN
9 94 (15.75%) BGP
10 91 (15.24%) VoIP
11 87 (14.57%) OSPF
12 85 (14.24%) MPLS
13 76 (12.73%) Internet
14 72 (12.06%) EIGRP
15 65 (10.89%) Network Security
16 59 (9.88%) VLAN
16 59 (9.88%) Cisco ASA
17 58 (9.72%) IP Telephony
18 46 (7.71%) HSRP
19 44 (7.37%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (17.25%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.18%) MySQL
3 9 (1.51%) Hadoop
3 9 (1.51%) Big Data
3 9 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.34%) Pentaho
4 8 (1.34%) DB2
4 8 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.34%) DataStage
4 8 (1.34%) Relational Database
4 8 (1.34%) Oracle Exadata
4 8 (1.34%) Mahout
5 4 (0.67%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.17%) HBase
Development Applications
1 8 (1.34%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (0.84%) Metasploit
3 2 (0.34%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.34%) Subversion
4 1 (0.17%) JIRA
4 1 (0.17%) Hudson
4 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
General
1 201 (33.67%) Finance
2 50 (8.38%) Telecoms
3 39 (6.53%) Banking
4 29 (4.86%) Law
5 18 (3.02%) Advertising
6 13 (2.18%) Publishing
7 8 (1.34%) Legal
7 8 (1.34%) Back Office
8 7 (1.17%) Retail
9 6 (1.01%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.84%) German Language
11 4 (0.67%) Dutch Language
11 4 (0.67%) Billing
11 4 (0.67%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.50%) International Banking
12 3 (0.50%) Marketing
13 2 (0.34%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.34%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.34%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 110 (18.43%) Network Engineer
2 95 (15.91%) Analyst
3 43 (7.20%) Support Analyst
4 41 (6.87%) Infrastructure Manager
5 40 (6.70%) Architect
6 36 (6.03%) Security Engineer
7 35 (5.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 33 (5.53%) Senior Network Engineer
9 30 (5.03%) Support Engineer
9 30 (5.03%) Technical Manager
10 28 (4.69%) Administrator
11 26 (4.36%) Network Security Engineer
12 23 (3.85%) IT Support
13 20 (3.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 20 (3.35%) Solutions Architect
13 20 (3.35%) Project Manager
13 20 (3.35%) Desktop Support
14 19 (3.18%) Systems Administrator
14 19 (3.18%) Team Leader
15 18 (3.02%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.35%) Web Services
2 13 (2.18%) Middleware
3 10 (1.68%) SOAP
3 10 (1.68%) XMPP
3 10 (1.68%) .NET
4 8 (1.34%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.34%) LAMP
5 2 (0.34%) CSS
5 2 (0.34%) XML
6 1 (0.17%) XSLT
6 1 (0.17%) ODBC
6 1 (0.17%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.17%) JSP
6 1 (0.17%) J2EE
6 1 (0.17%) HTML
6 1 (0.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (7.20%) Blackberry
3 33 (5.53%) Computer Science
4 25 (4.19%) Management Information System
5 21 (3.52%) Video Conferencing
6 18 (3.02%) Statistics
7 16 (2.68%) CMDB
8 13 (2.18%) Handset
9 12 (2.01%) Replication
9 12 (2.01%) Clustering
9 12 (2.01%) Mobile App
10 11 (1.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 10 (1.68%) Equities
11 10 (1.68%) CLARiiON
11 10 (1.68%) Performance Metrics
12 9 (1.51%) EqualLogic
13 8 (1.34%) GIS
14 7 (1.17%) Client/Server
14 7 (1.17%) IVR
15 5 (0.84%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 285 (47.74%) Windows
2 151 (25.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 89 (14.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 73 (12.23%) Linux
5 58 (9.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 53 (8.88%) Windows 7
7 36 (6.03%) Windows XP
8 33 (5.53%) UNIX
9 20 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (3.02%) Windows Vista
10 18 (3.02%) Android
11 13 (2.18%) Apple iOS
12 12 (2.01%) Windows 8
13 9 (1.51%) Solaris
14 7 (1.17%) CentOS
15 5 (0.84%) AIX
15 5 (0.84%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.34%) Windows NT
16 2 (0.34%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (28.31%) ITIL
2 80 (13.40%) Project Management
3 48 (8.04%) Network Management
4 47 (7.87%) Network Design
5 40 (6.70%) Load Balancing
6 35 (5.86%) PRINCE
7 27 (4.52%) Information Security
8 25 (4.19%) Asset Management
8 25 (4.19%) Service Delivery
8 25 (4.19%) Incident Management
9 24 (4.02%) Disaster Recovery
9 24 (4.02%) Network Monitoring
10 23 (3.85%) Change Management
10 23 (3.85%) CRM
11 22 (3.69%) Time Management
11 22 (3.69%) Capacity Management
12 21 (3.52%) Configuration Management
12 21 (3.52%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (3.35%) PRINCE2
14 18 (3.02%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 59 (9.88%) SQL
2 20 (3.35%) Java
3 16 (2.68%) Python
4 10 (1.68%) PowerShell
4 10 (1.68%) C
4 10 (1.68%) Perl
5 8 (1.34%) R
6 6 (1.01%) Bash Shell
7 5 (0.84%) C++
8 2 (0.34%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.17%) PHP
9 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.17%) Ruby
9 1 (0.17%) Korn
9 1 (0.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 177 (29.65%) Cisco Certification
2 139 (23.28%) CCNP
3 111 (18.59%) Degree
4 83 (13.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 80 (13.40%) CCNA
6 47 (7.87%) MCSE
7 34 (5.70%) MCITP
8 33 (5.53%) MCSA
9 25 (4.19%) CCIE
10 19 (3.18%) CCDP
10 19 (3.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 18 (3.02%) Security Cleared
12 14 (2.35%) MCTS
13 13 (2.18%) CISSP
14 10 (1.68%) CISM
14 10 (1.68%) A+ Certification
14 10 (1.68%) SC Cleared
15 9 (1.51%) ISTQB
16 7 (1.17%) CISA
16 7 (1.17%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (7.71%) SLA
2 8 (1.34%) QA
3 7 (1.17%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.84%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.50%) COBIT
6 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 216 (36.18%) Active Directory
2 143 (23.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (7.54%) VMware ESX
4 44 (7.37%) vSphere
5 42 (7.04%) XenApp
6 23 (3.85%) MetaFrame
7 16 (2.68%) Hyper-V
8 15 (2.51%) XenDesktop
9 11 (1.84%) UAG
10 10 (1.68%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 8 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (1.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 7 (1.17%) ISA Server
13 6 (1.01%) Xen
14 5 (0.84%) Nmap
15 3 (0.50%) NFS
15 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (0.50%) vCloud
16 2 (0.34%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 31 (5.19%) SCCM
2 21 (3.52%) Cisco CUCM
3 15 (2.51%) CiscoWorks
4 13 (2.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 13 (2.18%) Backup Exec
5 12 (2.01%) SCOM
5 12 (2.01%) Puppet
6 10 (1.68%) Cisco UCCX
6 10 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (1.68%) HP NNM
6 10 (1.68%) EMC NetWorker
7 9 (1.51%) WSUS
8 8 (1.34%) Hadoop YARN
9 7 (1.17%) Cisco UCCE
10 6 (1.01%) Nagios
11 5 (0.84%) HP Data Protector
12 4 (0.67%) XenMobile
13 3 (0.50%) Cacti
13 3 (0.50%) ARCserve
13 3 (0.50%) OpenView
Vendors
1 327 (54.77%) Cisco
2 230 (38.53%) Microsoft
3 202 (33.84%) VMware
4 146 (24.46%) Citrix
5 111 (18.59%) Juniper
6 76 (12.73%) CheckPoint
7 67 (11.22%) HP
8 43 (7.20%) EMC
9 41 (6.87%) F5
10 38 (6.37%) Oracle
10 38 (6.37%) SolarWinds
11 36 (6.03%) Avaya
12 32 (5.36%) Aruba
13 25 (4.19%) NetApp
14 23 (3.85%) Red Hat
15 21 (3.52%) Symantec
15 21 (3.52%) Dell
16 20 (3.35%) IBM
16 20 (3.35%) Bloomberg
17 16 (2.68%) Reuters
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 hours ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Training & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance/ Pension/ 20% Bonuns
Posted: 16 days ago