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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 62 79 84
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 117 121 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.65% 3.42% 2.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.75% 20.23% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 105 96 73
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +24.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,900 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
538 598 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.80% 16.93% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 445 517 435
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -10 48 £35,000 +4.47% 3
Nottinghamshire +20 30 £50,000 +66.66% 2
Leicestershire +15 14 £27,500 -5.17% 3
Lincolnshire +4 13 £19,000 -36.66%
Derbyshire +21 12 £32,500 -35.00% 3
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 189 (89.15%) WAN
2 137 (64.62%) Windows
3 86 (40.57%) Cisco
4 82 (38.68%) SAN
5 80 (37.74%) Linux
6 78 (36.79%) Microsoft
7 61 (28.77%) Apache
8 60 (28.30%) MySQL
9 57 (26.89%) Tomcat
9 57 (26.89%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (19.34%) Active Directory
10 41 (19.34%) VMware
10 41 (19.34%) Open Source
11 36 (16.98%) Citrix
12 35 (16.51%) ITIL
12 35 (16.51%) Hyper-V
13 34 (16.04%) Windows Server 2008
13 34 (16.04%) Red Hat
13 34 (16.04%) Firewall
13 34 (16.04%) VMware Infrastructure
14 33 (15.57%) MS Exchange
15 32 (15.09%) Oracle
15 32 (15.09%) Project Management
16 31 (14.62%) Java
16 31 (14.62%) TCP/IP
17 30 (14.15%) MS Excel
17 30 (14.15%) Google
17 30 (14.15%) Google Apps
17 30 (14.15%) OpenStack
18 29 (13.68%) HP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 61 (28.77%) Apache
2 57 (26.89%) Tomcat
3 33 (15.57%) MS Exchange
4 30 (14.15%) OpenStack
5 11 (5.19%) IIS
6 8 (3.77%) Lync
6 8 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.94%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.47%) Quickr
10 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (14.15%) MS Excel
2 27 (12.74%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Line 500
2 2 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.47%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 30 (14.15%) Google Apps
2 3 (1.42%) Office 365
3 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.47%) SaaS
3 1 (0.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 189 (89.15%) WAN
2 82 (38.68%) SAN
3 34 (16.04%) Firewall
4 31 (14.62%) TCP/IP
5 19 (8.96%) VPN
5 19 (8.96%) DNS
6 10 (4.72%) Internet
6 10 (4.72%) VoIP
7 8 (3.77%) MPLS
7 8 (3.77%) OSPF
8 7 (3.30%) Wireless
8 7 (3.30%) DHCP
8 7 (3.30%) BGP
9 5 (2.36%) HSRP
9 5 (2.36%) IP Telephony
10 4 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.42%) Network Security
11 3 (1.42%) WLAN
11 3 (1.42%) PBX
12 2 (0.94%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (28.30%) MySQL
2 17 (8.02%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.42%) QlikView
3 3 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.47%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (0.47%) Selenium
General
1 24 (11.32%) Telecoms
2 14 (6.60%) Law
3 12 (5.66%) Finance
4 9 (4.25%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.89%) Electronics
5 4 (1.89%) Retail
6 3 (1.42%) Legal
7 2 (0.94%) Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Billing
8 1 (0.47%) Marketing
8 1 (0.47%) Publishing
8 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 55 (25.94%) Analyst
2 32 (15.09%) Designer
3 29 (13.68%) Infrastructure Designer
4 24 (11.32%) Service Analyst
4 24 (11.32%) Service Desk Analyst
5 22 (10.38%) Support Engineer
6 20 (9.43%) Technical Support
7 17 (8.02%) Support Analyst
8 14 (6.60%) 2nd Line Support
9 13 (6.13%) Network Engineer
10 12 (5.66%) Administrator
11 11 (5.19%) Project Manager
11 11 (5.19%) Consultant
12 9 (4.25%) Technical Analyst
12 9 (4.25%) Infrastructure Architect
12 9 (4.25%) Infrastructure Manager
12 9 (4.25%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (4.25%) Architect
13 8 (3.77%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 8 (3.77%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.30%) ASP.NET
1 7 (3.30%) .NET
2 3 (1.42%) LAMP
3 1 (0.47%) XML
3 1 (0.47%) HTML
3 1 (0.47%) XML Schema
3 1 (0.47%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (19.34%) Open Source
2 13 (6.13%) HACMP
3 7 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.89%) Replication
4 4 (1.89%) iPhone
4 4 (1.89%) FMCG
5 3 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.42%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.42%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.94%) Clustering
6 2 (0.94%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.47%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.47%) PDA
7 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 137 (64.62%) Windows
2 80 (37.74%) Linux
3 34 (16.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (12.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (10.38%) Windows 7
6 20 (9.43%) UNIX
7 19 (8.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (7.08%) Windows XP
9 13 (6.13%) AIX
9 13 (6.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (5.66%) Solaris
11 11 (5.19%) HPUX
12 5 (2.36%) Windows Vista
12 5 (2.36%) Windows NT
13 4 (1.89%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.94%) Android
15 1 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (26.89%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (16.51%) ITIL
3 32 (15.09%) Project Management
4 21 (9.91%) Agile Project Management
4 21 (9.91%) Migration
5 19 (8.96%) Capacity Planning
6 13 (6.13%) Coaching
7 10 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (4.25%) PRINCE2
9 7 (3.30%) ERP
10 6 (2.83%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (2.83%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (2.36%) Logistics
12 4 (1.89%) Infrastructure Management
12 4 (1.89%) Mentoring
13 3 (1.42%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (1.42%) Kalman Filter
13 3 (1.42%) Software Testing
13 3 (1.42%) Integration Testing
13 3 (1.42%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (14.62%) Java
2 22 (10.38%) PowerShell
3 17 (8.02%) SQL
4 13 (6.13%) Shell Script
5 6 (2.83%) C#
6 3 (1.42%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.94%) Perl
7 2 (0.94%) R
8 1 (0.47%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.47%) Korn
8 1 (0.47%) Python
8 1 (0.47%) PHP
8 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (6.60%) MCP
2 13 (6.13%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (6.13%) IBM AIX Certification
3 10 (4.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (4.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (3.77%) MOS
5 7 (3.30%) Degree
5 7 (3.30%) HND
6 5 (2.36%) CCNP
6 5 (2.36%) CCNA
7 4 (1.89%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.89%) MCSE
7 4 (1.89%) HNC
7 4 (1.89%) MCITP
7 4 (1.89%) MCTS
8 3 (1.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 3 (1.42%) MCSA
8 3 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.42%) PMP
9 2 (0.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.66%) SLA
2 8 (3.77%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.42%) QA
System Software
1 41 (19.34%) Active Directory
2 35 (16.51%) Hyper-V
3 34 (16.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (8.49%) XenServer
5 13 (6.13%) PowerHA
6 12 (5.66%) XenApp
7 4 (1.89%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.89%) vCloud
7 4 (1.89%) vSphere
8 3 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.47%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.47%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.47%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (0.94%) SCCM
2 1 (0.47%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 86 (40.57%) Cisco
2 78 (36.79%) Microsoft
3 41 (19.34%) VMware
4 36 (16.98%) Citrix
5 34 (16.04%) Red Hat
6 32 (15.09%) Oracle
7 30 (14.15%) Google
8 29 (13.68%) HP
9 18 (8.49%) IBM
10 9 (4.25%) Avaya
11 8 (3.77%) Juniper
12 7 (3.30%) Sage
12 7 (3.30%) NetApp
13 5 (2.36%) CheckPoint
14 4 (1.89%) Dell
14 4 (1.89%) Fortinet
14 4 (1.89%) F5
15 3 (1.42%) hybris
15 3 (1.42%) SolarWinds
15 3 (1.42%) Meraki
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + car + 15% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Up to £50k + £5k Car Allow
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: To £50,000 + £5k Car + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Barron McCann
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Northampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Northamptonshire
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago