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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 95 70 88
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +18
Permanent jobs citing LAN 88 126 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.43% 3.70% 2.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.79% 19.87% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 80 112 82
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +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
524 634 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.46% 18.60% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 442 557 447
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £59,000
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -8 42 £45,000 +18.42% 4
Nottinghamshire -13 20 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Leicestershire +20 12 £27,500 +7.84% 2
Lincolnshire -9 8 £35,000 +16.66%
Derbyshire -16 6 £27,500 -38.88%
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 148 (93.08%) WAN
2 105 (66.04%) Windows
3 75 (47.17%) Cisco
4 62 (38.99%) Microsoft
4 62 (38.99%) Linux
5 54 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (33.33%) SAN
7 48 (30.19%) Apache
8 43 (27.04%) MySQL
9 41 (25.79%) Tomcat
10 36 (22.64%) Active Directory
11 32 (20.13%) Project Management
11 32 (20.13%) Oracle
11 32 (20.13%) Java
12 31 (19.50%) Windows Server 2008
13 30 (18.87%) ITIL
13 30 (18.87%) VMware
14 29 (18.24%) Google
14 29 (18.24%) Open Source
14 29 (18.24%) Google Apps
14 29 (18.24%) OpenStack
15 28 (17.61%) Firewall
15 28 (17.61%) MS Exchange
16 27 (16.98%) TCP/IP
17 26 (16.35%) Windows Server 2003
18 25 (15.72%) VMware Infrastructure
18 25 (15.72%) Agile Project Management
19 24 (15.09%) Red Hat
19 24 (15.09%) MS Excel
20 23 (14.47%) Hyper-V

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 48 (30.19%) Apache
2 41 (25.79%) Tomcat
3 29 (18.24%) OpenStack
4 28 (17.61%) MS Exchange
5 14 (8.81%) IIS
6 10 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (3.77%) SharePoint
8 6 (3.77%) Lync
9 5 (3.14%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.63%) Quickr
10 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 24 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 22 (13.84%) MS Office
3 2 (1.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Line 500
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 29 (18.24%) Google Apps
2 13 (8.18%) IaaS
3 12 (7.55%) SaaS
4 4 (2.52%) Office 365
5 1 (0.63%) PaaS
5 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 148 (93.08%) WAN
2 53 (33.33%) SAN
3 28 (17.61%) Firewall
4 27 (16.98%) TCP/IP
5 18 (11.32%) VPN
6 16 (10.06%) Wireless
7 14 (8.81%) VoIP
8 13 (8.18%) MPLS
9 12 (7.55%) DNS
10 10 (6.29%) BGP
11 9 (5.66%) OSPF
12 8 (5.03%) Internet
13 6 (3.77%) DHCP
13 6 (3.77%) Network Security
14 5 (3.14%) HSRP
14 5 (3.14%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (3.14%) IP Telephony
14 5 (3.14%) Broadband
15 4 (2.52%) EIGRP
15 4 (2.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (27.04%) MySQL
2 16 (10.06%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.89%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (6.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 4 (2.52%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.63%) Selenium
General
1 15 (9.43%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.40%) Law
3 4 (2.52%) Finance
4 3 (1.89%) Legal
4 3 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.63%) Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Retail
5 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (20.13%) Analyst
2 28 (17.61%) Designer
3 25 (15.72%) Infrastructure Designer
4 14 (8.81%) Support Engineer
4 14 (8.81%) Project Manager
5 12 (7.55%) Network Engineer
5 12 (7.55%) Support Analyst
6 11 (6.92%) 2nd Line Support
6 11 (6.92%) Administrator
6 11 (6.92%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (5.66%) Systems Support
7 9 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (5.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 8 (5.03%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (5.03%) Service Analyst
8 8 (5.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (5.03%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (4.40%) Technical Support
10 6 (3.77%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (3.77%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.66%) .NET
2 7 (4.40%) ASP.NET
3 5 (3.14%) Middleware
3 5 (3.14%) XML
4 4 (2.52%) LAMP
5 2 (1.26%) HTML
6 1 (0.63%) XML Schema
6 1 (0.63%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.24%) Open Source
2 12 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.40%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.14%) DataPower
4 5 (3.14%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.52%) Replication
5 4 (2.52%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.26%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.26%) HACMP
6 2 (1.26%) Xbox
7 1 (0.63%) iPhone
7 1 (0.63%) FMCG
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.63%) Clustering
7 1 (0.63%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.63%) PMI
7 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 105 (66.04%) Windows
2 62 (38.99%) Linux
3 31 (19.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (16.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (13.84%) UNIX
6 18 (11.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (10.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (8.18%) Windows 7
9 10 (6.29%) Windows XP
10 7 (4.40%) AIX
11 4 (2.52%) Windows NT
11 4 (2.52%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.89%) HPUX
13 2 (1.26%) Solaris
13 2 (1.26%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (20.13%) Project Management
3 30 (18.87%) ITIL
4 25 (15.72%) Agile Project Management
5 21 (13.21%) Migration
6 9 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (4.40%) Coaching
7 7 (4.40%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (3.77%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (3.14%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (3.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (3.14%) Business Continuity
9 5 (3.14%) Service Management
9 5 (3.14%) Service Delivery
10 4 (2.52%) Data Security
11 3 (1.89%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (1.89%) Mentoring
11 3 (1.89%) Software Testing
11 3 (1.89%) Information Security
12 2 (1.26%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 32 (20.13%) Java
2 13 (8.18%) SQL
3 8 (5.03%) PowerShell
4 6 (3.77%) C#
5 3 (1.89%) Perl
5 3 (1.89%) PHP
6 2 (1.26%) VB
6 2 (1.26%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.26%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.63%) Python
7 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (8.81%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (7.55%) Degree
3 7 (4.40%) CCNP
4 6 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (3.14%) MCP
5 5 (3.14%) HND
6 3 (1.89%) MCITP
6 3 (1.89%) MCTS
6 3 (1.89%) CCNA
6 3 (1.89%) CCDP
6 3 (1.89%) MCSE
6 3 (1.89%) MCSA
7 2 (1.26%) CCIE
7 2 (1.26%) IBM AIX Certification
7 2 (1.26%) MOS
8 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.63%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.77%) SLA
2 3 (1.89%) QA
3 2 (1.26%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (22.64%) Active Directory
2 25 (15.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (14.47%) Hyper-V
4 12 (7.55%) XenApp
5 9 (5.66%) XenServer
6 4 (2.52%) vSphere
6 4 (2.52%) vCloud
7 2 (1.26%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.26%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.63%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.63%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.63%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (3.14%) DameWare
2 4 (2.52%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (2.52%) SCCM
3 1 (0.63%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 75 (47.17%) Cisco
2 62 (38.99%) Microsoft
3 32 (20.13%) Oracle
4 30 (18.87%) VMware
5 29 (18.24%) Google
6 24 (15.09%) Red Hat
7 19 (11.95%) Citrix
8 17 (10.69%) HP
9 16 (10.06%) hybris
10 14 (8.81%) IBM
11 12 (7.55%) NetApp
12 9 (5.66%) CheckPoint
13 8 (5.03%) Juniper
14 4 (2.52%) Sophos
14 4 (2.52%) Symantec
14 4 (2.52%) Sage
14 4 (2.52%) Meru Networks
14 4 (2.52%) Aruba
15 3 (1.89%) Dell
16 2 (1.26%) Avaya
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