The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 103 89 93
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 80 82 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.15% 2.50% 2.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.26% 14.86% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 66 72 81
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% -26.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £57,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -0.66%
LAN
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
561 552 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.06% 16.83% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 443 484 497
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

LAN
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the East Midlands region.

LAN Salary Trend in the East Midlands

LAN
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

LAN
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -22 31 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Nottinghamshire -1 19 £38,750 +10.71% 3
Derbyshire +1 17 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Lincolnshire +16 8 £32,500 +32.65% 4
Leicestershire +2 6 £37,500 -11.76%
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 156 (88.14%) WAN
2 110 (62.15%) Windows
3 94 (53.11%) Cisco
4 67 (37.85%) Linux
5 65 (36.72%) Microsoft
6 52 (29.38%) SAN
7 49 (27.68%) Apache
8 46 (25.99%) Active Directory
9 45 (25.42%) MySQL
10 40 (22.60%) Tomcat
11 38 (21.47%) Project Management
12 37 (20.90%) Firewall
13 36 (20.34%) ITIL
14 32 (18.08%) MS Exchange
14 32 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
15 31 (17.51%) Windows Server 2003
15 31 (17.51%) Agile Project Management
16 30 (16.95%) Hyper-V
16 30 (16.95%) UNIX
16 30 (16.95%) Oracle
17 28 (15.82%) Migration
17 28 (15.82%) VMware
17 28 (15.82%) IaaS
18 27 (15.25%) Open Source
18 27 (15.25%) Java
19 26 (14.69%) MS Office
19 26 (14.69%) TCP/IP
19 26 (14.69%) Windows Server 2008
20 25 (14.12%) MS Excel
20 25 (14.12%) Citrix

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 49 (27.68%) Apache
2 40 (22.60%) Tomcat
3 32 (18.08%) MS Exchange
4 24 (13.56%) OpenStack
5 17 (9.60%) IIS
6 11 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (5.08%) SharePoint
8 9 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (3.39%) Lync
10 5 (2.82%) WebSphere
10 5 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (2.26%) Quickr
11 4 (2.26%) IBM Notes
12 2 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.56%) Site Server
Applications
1 26 (14.69%) MS Office
2 25 (14.12%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Line 500
2 1 (0.56%) Summit
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (15.82%) IaaS
2 24 (13.56%) Google Apps
3 23 (12.99%) SaaS
4 5 (2.82%) PaaS
5 3 (1.69%) Office 365
6 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 156 (88.14%) WAN
2 52 (29.38%) SAN
3 37 (20.90%) Firewall
4 26 (14.69%) TCP/IP
5 24 (13.56%) Wireless
6 22 (12.43%) VoIP
7 20 (11.30%) VPN
8 13 (7.34%) DNS
9 11 (6.21%) MPLS
9 11 (6.21%) Network Security
10 10 (5.65%) DHCP
11 8 (4.52%) EIGRP
12 7 (3.95%) BGP
12 7 (3.95%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (3.39%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (3.39%) DMVPN
13 6 (3.39%) OSPF
13 6 (3.39%) Internet
13 6 (3.39%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (2.82%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (25.42%) MySQL
2 23 (12.99%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.39%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.82%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.82%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (7.91%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 8 (4.52%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.56%) Selenium
General
1 18 (10.17%) Telecoms
2 8 (4.52%) Finance
3 6 (3.39%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.69%) Law
5 2 (1.13%) Retail
6 1 (0.56%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 31 (17.51%) Analyst
2 21 (11.86%) Designer
3 20 (11.30%) Infrastructure Designer
4 17 (9.60%) Support Engineer
5 16 (9.04%) Administrator
5 16 (9.04%) Systems Administrator
6 15 (8.47%) Network Engineer
7 14 (7.91%) Project Manager
8 10 (5.65%) Systems Engineer
8 10 (5.65%) Support Analyst
9 9 (5.08%) Systems Support
9 9 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.52%) Senior Network Engineer
11 7 (3.95%) IT Project Manager
11 7 (3.95%) 3rd Line Support
11 7 (3.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 7 (3.95%) Architect
11 7 (3.95%) IT Support
12 6 (3.39%) Desktop Support
12 6 (3.39%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.95%) .NET
1 7 (3.95%) XML
2 6 (3.39%) LAMP
3 5 (2.82%) Middleware
3 5 (2.82%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.13%) HTML
5 1 (0.56%) CSS
5 1 (0.56%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.25%) Open Source
2 11 (6.21%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.39%) Clustering
3 6 (3.39%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (3.39%) Mainframe
4 5 (2.82%) iPhone
4 5 (2.82%) DataPower
4 5 (2.82%) Fat Client
4 5 (2.82%) Thin Client
5 4 (2.26%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.26%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.26%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.13%) HACMP
6 2 (1.13%) Xbox
7 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 110 (62.15%) Windows
2 67 (37.85%) Linux
3 31 (17.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (16.95%) UNIX
5 26 (14.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (7.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (7.34%) Windows XP
7 12 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (5.65%) Windows 7
9 8 (4.52%) AIX
10 7 (3.95%) HPUX
11 3 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.13%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.13%) Solaris
13 1 (0.56%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (21.47%) Project Management
2 36 (20.34%) ITIL
3 32 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (17.51%) Agile Project Management
5 28 (15.82%) Migration
6 17 (9.60%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (6.78%) Capacity Planning
8 11 (6.21%) Infrastructure Management
9 8 (4.52%) Incident Management
9 8 (4.52%) Service Delivery
10 7 (3.95%) Business Continuity
10 7 (3.95%) Information Security
11 6 (3.39%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (3.39%) ERP
12 5 (2.82%) Problem Management
12 5 (2.82%) High Availability
12 5 (2.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (2.82%) Service Management
12 5 (2.82%) CRM
13 4 (2.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (15.25%) Java
2 11 (6.21%) SQL
3 10 (5.65%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.82%) Perl
4 5 (2.82%) PHP
5 4 (2.26%) C#
6 2 (1.13%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.13%) VB
6 2 (1.13%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.56%) Python
7 1 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (12.99%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (11.30%) CCNP
3 14 (7.91%) Degree
4 11 (6.21%) CCNA
5 9 (5.08%) CCIE
6 6 (3.39%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.39%) Security Cleared
7 5 (2.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.26%) MCP
9 3 (1.69%) HND
9 3 (1.69%) CCDP
10 2 (1.13%) MCSE
10 2 (1.13%) MCSA
10 2 (1.13%) IBM AIX Certification
10 2 (1.13%) MOS
10 2 (1.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.13%) MCITP
11 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.56%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.95%) SLA
2 4 (2.26%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.69%) QA
4 2 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 46 (25.99%) Active Directory
2 30 (16.95%) Hyper-V
3 18 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (7.34%) XenApp
5 11 (6.21%) XenServer
6 5 (2.82%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.13%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.13%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.13%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.56%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.56%) vSphere
8 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (2.82%) DameWare
2 4 (2.26%) Backup Exec
2 4 (2.26%) ARCserve
2 4 (2.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.13%) WSUS
3 2 (1.13%) SCCM
4 1 (0.56%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 94 (53.11%) Cisco
2 65 (36.72%) Microsoft
3 30 (16.95%) Oracle
4 28 (15.82%) VMware
5 25 (14.12%) Citrix
6 24 (13.56%) HP
6 24 (13.56%) Google
7 21 (11.86%) hybris
7 21 (11.86%) Red Hat
8 16 (9.04%) CheckPoint
9 15 (8.47%) IBM
10 7 (3.95%) Juniper
10 7 (3.95%) NetApp
11 5 (2.82%) Apple
11 5 (2.82%) Symantec
12 4 (2.26%) Aruba
12 4 (2.26%) Sophos
12 4 (2.26%) Sage
12 4 (2.26%) Lotus
12 4 (2.26%) Meru Networks
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