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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 62 100 84
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -16
Permanent jobs citing LAN 143 91 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.97% 2.44% 2.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.67% 15.19% 15.64%
Number of salaries quoted 119 73 74
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £24,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
557 599 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.46% 16.08% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 447 474 514
Average salary £41,500 £37,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.93% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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 +20 75 £47,500 +5.55% 9
Nottinghamshire +16 28 £37,500 +41.50% 4
Derbyshire +21 20 £35,000 -33.33% 4
Leicestershire +15 14 £39,250 +12.14% 2
Lincolnshire -9 7 £32,500 - 1
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

1 235 (90.04%) WAN
2 151 (57.85%) Windows
3 118 (45.21%) Cisco
4 97 (37.16%) Microsoft
5 92 (35.25%) SAN
6 87 (33.33%) Linux
7 74 (28.35%) Data Centre
8 69 (26.44%) Firewall
9 63 (24.14%) MySQL
10 61 (23.37%) Hyper-V
11 58 (22.22%) Apache
11 58 (22.22%) Tomcat
12 52 (19.92%) Active Directory
12 52 (19.92%) VMware
13 48 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
14 44 (16.86%) DHCP
15 43 (16.48%) TCP/IP
15 43 (16.48%) Citrix
16 42 (16.09%) Project Management
16 42 (16.09%) MS Excel
17 38 (14.56%) Cisco Certification
17 38 (14.56%) Open Source
18 36 (13.79%) DNS
18 36 (13.79%) SQL
19 35 (13.41%) ITIL
20 34 (13.03%) Windows Server 2008
21 33 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
21 33 (12.64%) HP
22 32 (12.26%) Red Hat
22 32 (12.26%) Java

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 58 (22.22%) Apache
1 58 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 32 (12.26%) MS Exchange
3 31 (11.88%) OpenStack
4 14 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (4.21%) Lync
6 9 (3.45%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.38%) IIS
10 1 (0.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 42 (16.09%) MS Excel
2 21 (8.05%) MS Office
3 2 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.88%) Google Apps
2 5 (1.92%) Office 365
3 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 235 (90.04%) WAN
2 92 (35.25%) SAN
3 69 (26.44%) Firewall
4 44 (16.86%) DHCP
5 43 (16.48%) TCP/IP
6 36 (13.79%) DNS
7 28 (10.73%) VoIP
8 27 (10.34%) VPN
8 27 (10.34%) Wireless
9 26 (9.96%) MPLS
10 19 (7.28%) BGP
11 18 (6.90%) OSPF
11 18 (6.90%) HSRP
12 16 (6.13%) VLAN
13 14 (5.36%) Spanning Tree
14 13 (4.98%) Network Security
14 13 (4.98%) IP Telephony
15 11 (4.21%) Internet
15 11 (4.21%) WLAN
16 10 (3.83%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (24.14%) MySQL
2 15 (5.75%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.38%) MS Access
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Hudson
General
1 30 (11.49%) Law
2 18 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.98%) Finance
4 7 (2.68%) Games
5 5 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.53%) Legal
6 4 (1.53%) Retail
6 4 (1.53%) Billing
7 3 (1.15%) French Language
7 3 (1.15%) German Language
7 3 (1.15%) Italian Language
7 3 (1.15%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.77%) Electronics
9 1 (0.38%) Automotive
9 1 (0.38%) Advertising
9 1 (0.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (22.99%) Analyst
2 25 (9.58%) Infrastructure Designer
2 25 (9.58%) Designer
3 23 (8.81%) Support Engineer
4 22 (8.43%) Network Engineer
5 20 (7.66%) Infrastructure Manager
6 19 (7.28%) Support Analyst
7 18 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
8 14 (5.36%) Administrator
8 14 (5.36%) Project Manager
9 13 (4.98%) Network Manager
10 12 (4.60%) Service Desk Analyst
10 12 (4.60%) Technical Support
10 12 (4.60%) IT Manager
10 12 (4.60%) Service Analyst
11 11 (4.21%) Support Technician
11 11 (4.21%) Network Analyst
12 10 (3.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (3.83%) Consultant
12 10 (3.83%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.13%) ISPF
2 2 (0.77%) Web Services
3 1 (0.38%) XML
3 1 (0.38%) WAP
3 1 (0.38%) WSDL
3 1 (0.38%) SAML
3 1 (0.38%) .NET
3 1 (0.38%) COM+
3 1 (0.38%) DCOM
3 1 (0.38%) SOAP
3 1 (0.38%) OAuth
3 1 (0.38%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 74 (28.35%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.83%) HACMP
4 8 (3.07%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.07%) Kindle
5 5 (1.92%) iPhone
5 5 (1.92%) Clustering
6 3 (1.15%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.15%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.15%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.15%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.38%) iSeries
8 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.38%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.38%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 151 (57.85%) Windows
2 87 (33.33%) Linux
3 34 (13.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (8.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (6.90%) Windows 7
6 17 (6.51%) UNIX
7 16 (6.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (4.98%) Solaris
9 11 (4.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (3.83%) AIX
11 9 (3.45%) HPUX
11 9 (3.45%) Windows XP
12 7 (2.68%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.77%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.77%) Android
14 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.38%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (16.09%) Project Management
3 38 (14.56%) Open Source
4 35 (13.41%) ITIL
5 28 (10.73%) Capacity Planning
6 20 (7.66%) Agile Project Management
7 19 (7.28%) Migration
8 13 (4.98%) PRINCE2
8 13 (4.98%) SDLC
9 11 (4.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (4.21%) Network Management
10 10 (3.83%) Supplier Management
10 10 (3.83%) Incident Management
10 10 (3.83%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (3.83%) Patch Management
11 9 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (3.07%) People Management
13 7 (2.68%) Mentoring
13 7 (2.68%) Service Delivery
14 5 (1.92%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 36 (13.79%) SQL
2 32 (12.26%) Java
3 24 (9.20%) PowerShell
4 9 (3.45%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.77%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.38%) VB
6 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.38%) PHP
6 1 (0.38%) RPG
6 1 (0.38%) VB6
6 1 (0.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 38 (14.56%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (11.49%) CCNA
3 24 (9.20%) CCNP
4 17 (6.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (4.98%) MCSE
6 10 (3.83%) IBM AIX Certification
6 10 (3.83%) Degree
7 8 (3.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (2.68%) MCP
9 6 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.92%) MCSA
10 5 (1.92%) MCITP
11 3 (1.15%) MCTS
11 3 (1.15%) MOS
11 3 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.15%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.15%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.15%) CCIE
12 2 (0.77%) HNC
12 2 (0.77%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.13%) ISO 9001
1 16 (6.13%) SLA
2 15 (5.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (23.37%) Hyper-V
2 52 (19.92%) Active Directory
3 33 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (9.96%) XenServer
5 10 (3.83%) PowerHA
6 8 (3.07%) vSphere
7 7 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (2.30%) XenApp
9 2 (0.77%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.77%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.38%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 19 (7.28%) SCCM
2 3 (1.15%) NetBackup
2 3 (1.15%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.77%) WSUS
3 2 (0.77%) SCOM
3 2 (0.77%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (0.77%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.38%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.38%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 118 (45.21%) Cisco
2 97 (37.16%) Microsoft
3 52 (19.92%) VMware
4 43 (16.48%) Citrix
5 33 (12.64%) HP
6 32 (12.26%) Red Hat
7 31 (11.88%) Oracle
8 28 (10.73%) Google
9 25 (9.58%) IBM
10 10 (3.83%) Juniper
11 8 (3.07%) Avaya
11 8 (3.07%) Remedy
12 7 (2.68%) CheckPoint
13 5 (1.92%) Computacenter
13 5 (1.92%) Dell
14 4 (1.53%) Mitel
14 4 (1.53%) Veeam
14 4 (1.53%) F5
15 3 (1.15%) SolarWinds
15 3 (1.15%) Fortinet
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 17 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus, medical, good pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + car + 15% bonus negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Ripley, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Spalding
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Comprehensive and flexible benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Northampton
Deerfoot IT
Posted: 27 days ago