The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
UK / England
Rank 131 102 101
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -1
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1929 2722 2983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.45% 2.89% 3.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.99% 16.81% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1530 2376 2548
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12869 16192 18071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.36% 17.18% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10543 13595 14742
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in England

LAN
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the England region.

LAN Salary Trend in England

LAN
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

LAN Salary Histogram in England

LAN
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -17 684 £52,500 +5.00% 92
South East -14 460 £42,250 -6.11% 42
East of England -23 168 £40,250 -5.29% 14
South West +13 141 £32,500 -5.79% 16
West Midlands -32 135 £45,000 +7.14% 29
North West -28 133 £40,000 +9.58% 28
Yorkshire +9 126 £32,500 -22.61% 12
East Midlands +2 81 £42,500 +11.84% 9
North East +1 6 £30,500 -18.66% 2
Midlands +13 2 £60,000 +60.00%
LAN
UK

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for LAN.

1 3900 (86.36%) WAN
2 2435 (53.92%) Cisco
3 2049 (45.37%) Firewall
4 1893 (41.92%) Windows
5 1498 (33.17%) Cisco Certification
6 1357 (30.05%) Active Directory
7 1344 (29.76%) Microsoft
8 1329 (29.43%) VMware
9 1084 (24.00%) TCP/IP
10 1027 (22.74%) Windows Server
11 1006 (22.28%) DNS
12 982 (21.74%) VPN
13 981 (21.72%) CCNP
14 957 (21.19%) ITIL
15 935 (20.70%) VMware Infrastructure
16 907 (20.08%) Data Centre
17 824 (18.25%) Wireless
18 808 (17.89%) CCNA
19 771 (17.07%) DHCP
20 700 (15.50%) MPLS
21 676 (14.97%) Finance
22 675 (14.95%) Linux
23 658 (14.57%) Network Security
24 645 (14.28%) Juniper
25 617 (13.66%) MS Exchange
26 616 (13.64%) VoIP
27 615 (13.62%) OSPF
28 613 (13.57%) BGP
29 592 (13.11%) Windows Server 2008
30 588 (13.02%) SAN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 617 (13.66%) MS Exchange
2 277 (6.13%) IIS
3 213 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 179 (3.96%) SharePoint
5 171 (3.79%) Skype for Business
6 137 (3.03%) Apache
7 118 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 113 (2.50%) Tomcat
9 93 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
10 72 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
11 68 (1.51%) WebSphere
12 57 (1.26%) Oracle Coherence
13 47 (1.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 36 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 31 (0.69%) DataSynapse
16 24 (0.53%) WebLogic
17 23 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
18 22 (0.49%) OpenStack
19 19 (0.42%) Confluence
19 19 (0.42%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 535 (11.85%) MS Excel
2 436 (9.65%) MS Office
3 72 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 28 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (0.40%) MS Project
6 11 (0.24%) Mozilla Thunderbird
7 2 (0.044%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.022%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.022%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.022%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.022%) Revit
8 1 (0.022%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 31 (0.69%) RMDS
2 17 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.29%) assyst
4 11 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
6 6 (0.13%) Infor CRM
6 6 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.11%) OpenText MBPM
7 5 (0.11%) Visualfiles
8 3 (0.066%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (0.066%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.044%) Eikon
9 2 (0.044%) Line 500
9 2 (0.044%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.044%) Sage 1000
10 1 (0.022%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.022%) GoldMine
10 1 (0.022%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.022%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 358 (7.93%) Office 365
2 257 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 246 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
4 83 (1.84%) SaaS
5 61 (1.35%) IaaS
6 55 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
7 50 (1.11%) PaaS
8 21 (0.47%) Mimecast
9 18 (0.40%) Slack
10 15 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
11 8 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 7 (0.16%) G Suite
12 7 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
13 6 (0.13%) Google Drive
13 6 (0.13%) OneDrive
14 5 (0.11%) GitHub
14 5 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
14 5 (0.11%) iPaaS
14 5 (0.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3900 (86.36%) WAN
2 2049 (45.37%) Firewall
3 1084 (24.00%) TCP/IP
4 1006 (22.28%) DNS
5 982 (21.74%) VPN
6 824 (18.25%) Wireless
7 771 (17.07%) DHCP
8 700 (15.50%) MPLS
9 658 (14.57%) Network Security
10 616 (13.64%) VoIP
11 615 (13.62%) OSPF
12 613 (13.57%) BGP
13 588 (13.02%) SAN
14 517 (11.45%) VLAN
15 429 (9.50%) WLAN
16 417 (9.23%) Cisco ASA
17 408 (9.03%) Wi-Fi
18 388 (8.59%) Cisco Nexus
19 331 (7.33%) Internet
20 266 (5.89%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 483 (10.70%) SQL Server
2 83 (1.84%) MySQL
3 69 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 52 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 50 (1.11%) Hadoop
6 41 (0.91%) HBase
7 36 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
8 28 (0.62%) Oracle Database
9 25 (0.55%) DB2
10 20 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (0.42%) Relational Database
12 17 (0.38%) MongoDB
12 17 (0.38%) OLAP
12 17 (0.38%) OLTP
12 17 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
13 16 (0.35%) Oracle OLAP
14 15 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
15 13 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 12 (0.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 34 (0.75%) JIRA
2 22 (0.49%) Git (software)
3 16 (0.35%) Jenkins
4 15 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 12 (0.27%) Subversion
5 12 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 9 (0.20%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.11%) Bugzilla
8 3 (0.066%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.044%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.044%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (0.044%) Trac
9 2 (0.044%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.022%) git-flow
10 1 (0.022%) Grunt
10 1 (0.022%) gulp
10 1 (0.022%) Robot Framework
10 1 (0.022%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.022%) TestNG
10 1 (0.022%) webpack
General
1 676 (14.97%) Finance
2 550 (12.18%) Telecoms
3 188 (4.16%) Retail
4 113 (2.50%) Banking
5 96 (2.13%) Legal
6 89 (1.97%) Manufacturing
7 79 (1.75%) Marketing
8 44 (0.97%) Investment Banking
9 40 (0.89%) Back Office
10 35 (0.78%) Law
11 34 (0.75%) Games
12 30 (0.66%) Electronics
12 30 (0.66%) Financial Institution
13 25 (0.55%) Spanish Language
14 23 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
15 22 (0.49%) Advertising
16 21 (0.47%) French Language
17 18 (0.40%) Publishing
18 16 (0.35%) Billing
18 16 (0.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1279 (28.32%) Network Engineer
2 579 (12.82%) Analyst
3 506 (11.20%) Support Engineer
4 415 (9.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 343 (7.60%) Cisco Engineer
5 343 (7.60%) Senior Network Engineer
6 306 (6.78%) Architect
7 304 (6.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 299 (6.62%) IT Support
9 287 (6.36%) Support Analyst
10 262 (5.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 259 (5.74%) Administrator
12 219 (4.85%) IT Engineer
13 201 (4.45%) 2nd Line Support
14 168 (3.72%) 3rd Line Support
15 167 (3.70%) Consultant
16 164 (3.63%) Infrastructure Support
16 164 (3.63%) Security Engineer
17 163 (3.61%) Systems Administrator
18 154 (3.41%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (2.39%) Web Services
2 93 (2.06%) 802.1X
3 91 (2.02%) .NET
4 77 (1.71%) Middleware
5 64 (1.42%) HTML
6 50 (1.11%) XML
7 34 (0.75%) XSLT
8 31 (0.69%) Rendezvous
8 31 (0.69%) Ultra Messaging
9 20 (0.44%) LAMP
10 19 (0.42%) ASP.NET
11 17 (0.38%) CSS
12 12 (0.27%) Flash
13 11 (0.24%) Regular Expression
13 11 (0.24%) REST
14 9 (0.20%) Ajax
14 9 (0.20%) EDI
15 8 (0.18%) SOAP
16 6 (0.13%) RabbitMQ
16 6 (0.13%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 907 (20.08%) Data Centre
2 271 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 197 (4.36%) Driving Licence
4 161 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 144 (3.19%) Computer Science
6 92 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
7 74 (1.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 61 (1.35%) Public Cloud
9 57 (1.26%) Blackberry
10 50 (1.11%) PKI
11 43 (0.95%) Clustering
12 40 (0.89%) Client/Server
13 39 (0.86%) Replication
14 38 (0.84%) BYOD
15 37 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
16 36 (0.80%) iPad
17 35 (0.78%) NHS
18 32 (0.71%) Smartphone
19 29 (0.64%) Fat Client
19 29 (0.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1893 (41.92%) Windows
2 1027 (22.74%) Windows Server
3 675 (14.95%) Linux
4 592 (13.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 547 (12.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 466 (10.32%) Windows 7
7 239 (5.29%) Unix
8 213 (4.72%) Windows 8
9 203 (4.50%) Windows 10
10 194 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 111 (2.46%) Solaris
12 90 (1.99%) Windows XP
13 83 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 80 (1.77%) Mac OS X
15 66 (1.46%) CentOS
16 55 (1.22%) Android
17 48 (1.06%) Ubuntu
18 30 (0.66%) Apple iOS
19 29 (0.64%) Mac OS
20 25 (0.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 957 (21.19%) ITIL
2 439 (9.72%) Network Design
3 322 (7.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 276 (6.11%) Project Management
5 273 (6.05%) Network Management
6 259 (5.74%) Presales
7 258 (5.71%) Load Balancing
8 243 (5.38%) Migration
9 242 (5.36%) Service Management
10 223 (4.94%) Mentoring
11 215 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
12 197 (4.36%) Change Management
13 195 (4.32%) Network Monitoring
14 188 (4.16%) Service Delivery
15 187 (4.14%) Problem Management
16 163 (3.61%) High Availability
17 157 (3.48%) Business Continuity
18 147 (3.26%) Continuous Improvement
19 141 (3.12%) PRINCE2
20 139 (3.08%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 364 (8.06%) SQL
2 162 (3.59%) PowerShell
3 111 (2.46%) Java
4 101 (2.24%) Python
5 86 (1.90%) C
6 78 (1.73%) Bash Shell
7 64 (1.42%) Perl
8 55 (1.22%) Shell Script
9 44 (0.97%) JavaScript
10 24 (0.53%) VB
11 23 (0.51%) C#
12 20 (0.44%) VBScript
13 15 (0.33%) T-SQL
14 14 (0.31%) PHP
15 13 (0.29%) Ruby
16 11 (0.24%) Groovy
17 5 (0.11%) R
17 5 (0.11%) Tcl
18 4 (0.089%) COBOL
19 3 (0.066%) C++
Qualifications
1 1498 (33.17%) Cisco Certification
2 981 (21.72%) CCNP
3 808 (17.89%) CCNA
4 457 (10.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 439 (9.72%) Degree
6 298 (6.60%) MCSE
7 289 (6.40%) Security Cleared
8 275 (6.09%) CCIE
9 219 (4.85%) SC Cleared
10 159 (3.52%) MCSA
11 139 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
12 129 (2.86%) MCP
13 104 (2.30%) CCDP
14 98 (2.17%) CCSA
15 91 (2.02%) DV Cleared
16 87 (1.93%) CISSP
17 85 (1.88%) CCSE
18 75 (1.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 71 (1.57%) MCITP
20 61 (1.35%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 309 (6.84%) SLA
2 112 (2.48%) PCI DSS
3 64 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (0.64%) QA
5 27 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.20%) ISO27002
7 8 (0.18%) JSP 440
7 8 (0.18%) PMBOK
8 6 (0.13%) COBIT
9 4 (0.089%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.044%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.022%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.022%) GPG13
11 1 (0.022%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.022%) ISO22301
11 1 (0.022%) SDET
11 1 (0.022%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1357 (30.05%) Active Directory
2 935 (20.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 508 (11.25%) Hyper-V
4 177 (3.92%) vSphere
5 115 (2.55%) XenApp
6 87 (1.93%) VMware ESX
7 82 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
8 79 (1.75%) NFS
9 77 (1.71%) KVM
10 74 (1.64%) Xen
11 68 (1.51%) Virtual Servers
12 59 (1.31%) SRDF
13 57 (1.26%) Oracle RAC
13 57 (1.26%) Terminal Services
14 51 (1.13%) XenDesktop
15 36 (0.80%) XenServer
16 35 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
17 27 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 20 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
19 17 (0.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 215 (4.76%) SCCM
2 116 (2.57%) Puppet
3 93 (2.06%) Cisco Prime
4 91 (2.02%) SCOM
5 81 (1.79%) Cisco CUCM
6 70 (1.55%) Nagios
7 65 (1.44%) FortiGate
8 55 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
8 55 (1.22%) WSUS
9 51 (1.13%) Ansible
10 37 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
11 33 (0.73%) Cisco UCCE
12 32 (0.71%) Backup Exec
13 29 (0.64%) Juniper STRM
14 24 (0.53%) Cisco UCCX
14 24 (0.53%) Nessus
15 23 (0.51%) SolarWinds Orion
16 21 (0.47%) ZABBIX
17 20 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
17 20 (0.44%) vMotion
Vendors
1 2435 (53.92%) Cisco
2 1344 (29.76%) Microsoft
3 1329 (29.43%) VMware
4 645 (14.28%) Juniper
5 567 (12.56%) CheckPoint
6 439 (9.72%) Citrix
7 405 (8.97%) HP
8 379 (8.39%) F5
9 304 (6.73%) Palo Alto
10 239 (5.29%) SolarWinds
11 212 (4.69%) Avaya
12 207 (4.58%) Oracle
13 204 (4.52%) NetApp
14 192 (4.25%) Fortinet
15 149 (3.30%) EMC
16 120 (2.66%) Dell
16 120 (2.66%) Mitel
17 104 (2.30%) Riverbed
18 103 (2.28%) Red Hat
19 96 (2.13%) Aruba
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