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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 86 76 86
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 91 110 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.50% 3.40% 2.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.58% 19.96% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 79 99 85
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -28.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,900 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
549 551 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.08% 17.05% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 453 486 516
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -6 43 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Nottinghamshire -22 18 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Derbyshire -11 13 £28,750 -25.32% 1
Lincolnshire -3 9 £32,500 +11.11%
Leicestershire +10 8 £30,000 +33.33% 2
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 165 (92.18%) WAN
2 120 (67.04%) Windows
3 96 (53.63%) Cisco
4 74 (41.34%) Linux
5 66 (36.87%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (35.75%) Microsoft
7 62 (34.64%) SAN
8 56 (31.28%) Apache
9 51 (28.49%) MySQL
10 47 (26.26%) Tomcat
11 45 (25.14%) Active Directory
12 38 (21.23%) Project Management
13 36 (20.11%) Firewall
14 35 (19.55%) Oracle
15 34 (18.99%) Open Source
16 33 (18.44%) ITIL
17 32 (17.88%) MS Exchange
18 31 (17.32%) Java
19 30 (16.76%) Agile Project Management
20 29 (16.20%) Windows Server 2003
20 29 (16.20%) MS Office
20 29 (16.20%) VMware
21 28 (15.64%) Migration
21 28 (15.64%) Google
21 28 (15.64%) UNIX
21 28 (15.64%) OpenStack
21 28 (15.64%) Hyper-V
21 28 (15.64%) Windows Server 2008
21 28 (15.64%) Google Apps
22 27 (15.08%) IaaS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 56 (31.28%) Apache
2 47 (26.26%) Tomcat
3 32 (17.88%) MS Exchange
4 28 (15.64%) OpenStack
5 18 (10.06%) IIS
6 10 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (4.47%) SharePoint
9 7 (3.91%) Lync
9 7 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (2.79%) WebSphere
11 4 (2.23%) Quickr
11 4 (2.23%) IBM Notes
12 2 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.56%) Site Server
Applications
1 29 (16.20%) MS Office
2 27 (15.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Line 500
2 1 (0.56%) Summit
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (15.64%) Google Apps
2 27 (15.08%) IaaS
3 22 (12.29%) SaaS
4 5 (2.79%) PaaS
4 5 (2.79%) Office 365
5 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 165 (92.18%) WAN
2 62 (34.64%) SAN
3 36 (20.11%) Firewall
4 25 (13.97%) TCP/IP
5 24 (13.41%) VPN
6 22 (12.29%) Wireless
7 21 (11.73%) VoIP
8 12 (6.70%) DNS
9 11 (6.15%) MPLS
9 11 (6.15%) Network Security
10 8 (4.47%) Internet
10 8 (4.47%) DHCP
11 7 (3.91%) BGP
11 7 (3.91%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (3.91%) EIGRP
12 6 (3.35%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (3.35%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (3.35%) OSPF
13 5 (2.79%) Broadband
13 5 (2.79%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (28.49%) MySQL
2 22 (12.29%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.91%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.79%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.79%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.68%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (7.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 8 (4.47%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.56%) Selenium
General
1 16 (8.94%) Telecoms
2 9 (5.03%) Finance
3 6 (3.35%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.23%) Law
5 2 (1.12%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (16.76%) Analyst
2 28 (15.64%) Designer
3 26 (14.53%) Infrastructure Designer
4 17 (9.50%) Systems Administrator
4 17 (9.50%) Administrator
5 15 (8.38%) Project Manager
6 14 (7.82%) Support Engineer
7 12 (6.70%) Network Engineer
8 10 (5.59%) Systems Support
8 10 (5.59%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (5.03%) Support Analyst
10 8 (4.47%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (4.47%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 8 (4.47%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (3.91%) Architect
11 7 (3.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (3.91%) IT Project Manager
12 6 (3.35%) Desktop Support
12 6 (3.35%) Technical Support
12 6 (3.35%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.47%) .NET
2 7 (3.91%) XML
3 6 (3.35%) ASP.NET
3 6 (3.35%) LAMP
4 5 (2.79%) Middleware
5 2 (1.12%) HTML
6 1 (0.56%) CSS
6 1 (0.56%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.99%) Open Source
2 15 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.15%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.79%) iPhone
4 5 (2.79%) DataPower
4 5 (2.79%) Clustering
5 4 (2.23%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.23%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.23%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.23%) Thin Client
5 4 (2.23%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.12%) Xbox
6 2 (1.12%) HACMP
7 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.56%) PMI
7 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 120 (67.04%) Windows
2 74 (41.34%) Linux
3 29 (16.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (15.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (15.64%) UNIX
5 15 (8.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (7.26%) Windows XP
7 12 (6.70%) Windows 7
7 12 (6.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (4.47%) AIX
9 7 (3.91%) HPUX
10 3 (1.68%) Windows NT
10 3 (1.68%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.12%) Solaris
12 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (36.87%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (21.23%) Project Management
3 33 (18.44%) ITIL
4 30 (16.76%) Agile Project Management
5 28 (15.64%) Migration
6 16 (8.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (4.47%) Incident Management
8 7 (3.91%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (3.91%) Service Delivery
9 6 (3.35%) Infrastructure Management
9 6 (3.35%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (3.35%) Software Licensing
10 5 (2.79%) Mentoring
10 5 (2.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (2.79%) Problem Management
10 5 (2.79%) Service Management
10 5 (2.79%) CRM
10 5 (2.79%) ERP
10 5 (2.79%) Business Continuity
10 5 (2.79%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.32%) Java
2 13 (7.26%) SQL
3 10 (5.59%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.79%) Perl
4 5 (2.79%) PHP
4 5 (2.79%) C#
5 2 (1.12%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.12%) VB
5 2 (1.12%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.56%) Python
6 1 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (8.94%) CCNP
3 13 (7.26%) Degree
4 8 (4.47%) CCNA
5 7 (3.91%) CCIE
6 5 (2.79%) HND
6 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.68%) CCDP
8 2 (1.12%) IBM AIX Certification
8 2 (1.12%) MCTS
8 2 (1.12%) MCITP
8 2 (1.12%) MCSE
8 2 (1.12%) MCSA
8 2 (1.12%) MCP
9 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.56%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.56%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.59%) SLA
2 4 (2.23%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.68%) QA
4 2 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (25.14%) Active Directory
2 28 (15.64%) Hyper-V
3 21 (11.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (7.82%) XenApp
5 10 (5.59%) XenServer
6 4 (2.23%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.12%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.12%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.56%) vCloud
8 1 (0.56%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.56%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.56%) vSphere
8 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (2.79%) DameWare
2 4 (2.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.68%) SCCM
4 2 (1.12%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.56%) WSUS
5 1 (0.56%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 96 (53.63%) Cisco
2 64 (35.75%) Microsoft
3 35 (19.55%) Oracle
4 29 (16.20%) VMware
5 28 (15.64%) Google
6 26 (14.53%) Citrix
7 24 (13.41%) Red Hat
8 21 (11.73%) HP
9 20 (11.17%) hybris
10 15 (8.38%) IBM
10 15 (8.38%) CheckPoint
11 9 (5.03%) NetApp
12 8 (4.47%) Juniper
13 5 (2.79%) Symantec
13 5 (2.79%) Apple
14 4 (2.23%) Sage
14 4 (2.23%) Aruba
14 4 (2.23%) Lotus
14 4 (2.23%) Sophos
14 4 (2.23%) Meru Networks
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