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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 61 93 78
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -15
Permanent jobs citing LAN 124 104 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.88% 2.84% 3.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.14% 19.37% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 109 85 97
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +13.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,500 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
560 537 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.51% 14.68% 19.29%
Number of salaries quoted 455 472 490
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 27 February 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 February 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 +6 68 £35,000 +2.18% 12
Nottinghamshire +23 29 £50,000 +69.49% 4
Derbyshire +22 13 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Lincolnshire -2 8 £19,000 -41.53% 2
Leicestershire +13 6 £27,750 -9.75%
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 198 (89.59%) WAN
2 124 (56.11%) Windows
3 94 (42.53%) Cisco
4 78 (35.29%) SAN
5 77 (34.84%) Microsoft
6 71 (32.13%) Linux
7 55 (24.89%) MySQL
8 54 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
9 53 (23.98%) Apache
9 53 (23.98%) Tomcat
10 43 (19.46%) Firewall
11 42 (19.00%) VMware
12 39 (17.65%) Active Directory
13 38 (17.19%) Open Source
14 37 (16.74%) Hyper-V
14 37 (16.74%) ITIL
14 37 (16.74%) Citrix
15 36 (16.29%) TCP/IP
16 33 (14.93%) MS Exchange
17 32 (14.48%) VMware Infrastructure
17 32 (14.48%) Windows Server 2008
18 31 (14.03%) Red Hat
19 30 (13.57%) Project Management
20 29 (13.12%) MS Excel
21 27 (12.22%) Google Apps
21 27 (12.22%) OpenStack
21 27 (12.22%) MS Office
21 27 (12.22%) Oracle
21 27 (12.22%) Java
21 27 (12.22%) DNS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 53 (23.98%) Apache
1 53 (23.98%) Tomcat
2 33 (14.93%) MS Exchange
3 27 (12.22%) OpenStack
4 11 (4.98%) Lync
5 7 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (2.71%) IIS
7 2 (0.90%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.45%) Quickr
Applications
1 29 (13.12%) MS Excel
2 27 (12.22%) MS Office
3 2 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Summit
1 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.22%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.45%) Office 365
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 198 (89.59%) WAN
2 78 (35.29%) SAN
3 43 (19.46%) Firewall
4 36 (16.29%) TCP/IP
5 27 (12.22%) DNS
6 24 (10.86%) VPN
7 17 (7.69%) Wireless
8 15 (6.79%) DHCP
8 15 (6.79%) Internet
9 13 (5.88%) MPLS
9 13 (5.88%) VoIP
9 13 (5.88%) HSRP
10 11 (4.98%) OSPF
11 10 (4.52%) BGP
12 8 (3.62%) WLAN
13 5 (2.26%) PBX
13 5 (2.26%) SSL
13 5 (2.26%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (2.26%) IP Telephony
14 4 (1.81%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (24.89%) MySQL
2 12 (5.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.36%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Hudson
General
1 21 (9.50%) Telecoms
2 19 (8.60%) Law
3 12 (5.43%) Finance
4 9 (4.07%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.26%) Retail
6 4 (1.81%) Billing
6 4 (1.81%) Legal
6 4 (1.81%) Electronics
7 2 (0.90%) Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Marketing
8 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 56 (25.34%) Analyst
2 29 (13.12%) Designer
3 27 (12.22%) Infrastructure Designer
4 25 (11.31%) Support Engineer
5 24 (10.86%) Service Analyst
5 24 (10.86%) Service Desk Analyst
6 18 (8.14%) Technical Support
6 18 (8.14%) Network Engineer
7 17 (7.69%) Support Analyst
8 16 (7.24%) Project Manager
9 14 (6.33%) 2nd Line Support
10 13 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
10 13 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
11 12 (5.43%) Consultant
12 11 (4.98%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 10 (4.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 9 (4.07%) Architect
14 9 (4.07%) Infrastructure Architect
14 9 (4.07%) Technical Analyst
15 8 (3.62%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.17%) ISPF
2 5 (2.26%) .NET
2 5 (2.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.45%) WAP
3 1 (0.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.19%) Open Source
2 12 (5.43%) HACMP
3 9 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.26%) iPhone
5 4 (1.81%) FMCG
5 4 (1.81%) Replication
6 3 (1.36%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.90%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.90%) Clustering
8 1 (0.45%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.45%) PDA
8 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.45%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.45%) PMI
8 1 (0.45%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.45%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 124 (56.11%) Windows
2 71 (32.13%) Linux
3 32 (14.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (9.95%) UNIX
5 20 (9.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (8.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (8.14%) Windows 7
8 14 (6.33%) Windows XP
9 12 (5.43%) AIX
10 11 (4.98%) HPUX
10 11 (4.98%) Solaris
11 10 (4.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (2.26%) Windows Vista
12 5 (2.26%) Windows NT
13 3 (1.36%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.90%) Android
15 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (16.74%) ITIL
3 30 (13.57%) Project Management
4 24 (10.86%) Migration
5 17 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 16 (7.24%) Agile Project Management
7 13 (5.88%) Coaching
7 13 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 8 (3.62%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (3.62%) Logistics
9 7 (3.17%) ERP
10 6 (2.71%) Incident Management
11 5 (2.26%) Supplier Management
11 5 (2.26%) Problem Management
12 4 (1.81%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (1.81%) E-Commerce
12 4 (1.81%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (1.81%) People Management
12 4 (1.81%) Infrastructure Management
12 4 (1.81%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (12.22%) Java
2 19 (8.60%) PowerShell
3 16 (7.24%) SQL
4 12 (5.43%) Shell Script
5 5 (2.26%) C#
6 2 (0.90%) R
6 2 (0.90%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.45%) Perl
7 1 (0.45%) VB
7 1 (0.45%) Korn
7 1 (0.45%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (6.79%) MCP
3 12 (5.43%) IBM AIX Certification
4 11 (4.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (4.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (4.07%) Degree
6 8 (3.62%) MOS
6 8 (3.62%) CCNP
7 7 (3.17%) CCNA
7 7 (3.17%) HND
7 7 (3.17%) MCSE
8 6 (2.71%) MCTS
8 6 (2.71%) MCITP
8 6 (2.71%) VCP4
9 5 (2.26%) MCSA
10 4 (1.81%) HNC
10 4 (1.81%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 3 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.36%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.43%) SLA
2 11 (4.98%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 37 (16.74%) Hyper-V
3 32 (14.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (7.69%) XenServer
5 12 (5.43%) PowerHA
6 10 (4.52%) XenApp
7 4 (1.81%) vSphere
7 4 (1.81%) vCloud
8 3 (1.36%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.90%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.45%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (3.17%) SCCM
2 2 (0.90%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (0.90%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 94 (42.53%) Cisco
2 77 (34.84%) Microsoft
3 42 (19.00%) VMware
4 37 (16.74%) Citrix
5 31 (14.03%) Red Hat
6 27 (12.22%) HP
6 27 (12.22%) Oracle
6 27 (12.22%) Google
7 16 (7.24%) IBM
8 10 (4.52%) Juniper
9 9 (4.07%) Avaya
10 7 (3.17%) NetApp
11 6 (2.71%) CheckPoint
11 6 (2.71%) F5
12 5 (2.26%) SolarWinds
13 4 (1.81%) Fortinet
13 4 (1.81%) Remedy
14 3 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (1.36%) Sage
14 3 (1.36%) Business Objects
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