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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 102 105 114
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2543 2780 2768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.83% 2.75% 2.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.68% 16.42% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2095 2378 2289
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
LAN
UK

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
15245 16928 19684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.94% 16.75% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12612 14155 15617
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -2 838 £50,000 - 77
South East -14 598 £42,500 - 59
South West +8 208 £35,000 -4.10% 15
West Midlands +1 205 £38,500 -3.75% 32
East of England +24 189 £42,000 +12.00% 22
Yorkshire +7 181 £37,500 -16.66% 21
North West -14 158 £37,500 -6.25% 28
East Midlands +49 155 £42,500 +8.97% 14
North East +11 18 £38,500 +14.92% 1
LAN
UK

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 4399 (87.72%) WAN
2 2587 (51.59%) Cisco
3 2279 (45.44%) Firewall
4 2182 (43.51%) Windows
5 1652 (32.94%) Cisco Certification
6 1569 (31.29%) VMware
7 1565 (31.21%) Microsoft
8 1533 (30.57%) Active Directory
9 1270 (25.32%) VPN
10 1199 (23.91%) Windows Server
11 1194 (23.81%) ITIL
12 1163 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
13 1139 (22.71%) TCP/IP
14 1056 (21.06%) CCNA
15 1009 (20.12%) CCNP
16 959 (19.12%) Wireless
17 951 (18.96%) DNS
18 880 (17.55%) Data Centre
19 875 (17.45%) Linux
20 796 (15.87%) DHCP
21 794 (15.83%) MS Exchange
22 786 (15.67%) VoIP
23 750 (14.96%) SAN
24 737 (14.70%) Windows Server 2008
25 729 (14.54%) Network Security
26 699 (13.94%) MPLS
27 694 (13.84%) Finance
28 685 (13.66%) Citrix
29 673 (13.42%) MS Excel
30 640 (12.76%) Microsoft Certification

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
1 794 (15.83%) MS Exchange
2 278 (5.54%) IIS
3 262 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 202 (4.03%) SharePoint
4 202 (4.03%) Skype for Business
5 198 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 136 (2.71%) Apache
7 131 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2007
8 78 (1.56%) Tomcat
9 66 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
10 44 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 41 (0.82%) WebSphere
12 34 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
13 31 (0.62%) IBM Notes
14 27 (0.54%) OpenStack
15 22 (0.44%) JBoss
15 22 (0.44%) Oracle Coherence
15 22 (0.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 17 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
17 12 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 673 (13.42%) MS Excel
2 513 (10.23%) MS Office
3 106 (2.11%) MS Visio
4 68 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (0.32%) MS Project
6 11 (0.22%) Mozilla Thunderbird
7 8 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.080%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.060%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.060%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.020%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 29 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.54%) assyst
3 16 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.18%) Eikon
5 5 (0.100%) RMDS
6 4 (0.080%) Infor M3
6 4 (0.080%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.080%) Sage 50
7 3 (0.060%) Cognos Planning
7 3 (0.060%) HiPortfolio
7 3 (0.060%) Infor CRM
7 3 (0.060%) Line 500
7 3 (0.060%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.060%) ResourceLink
7 3 (0.060%) Sage 1000
7 3 (0.060%) Temenos T24
7 3 (0.060%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.040%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.040%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.040%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 419 (8.35%) Office 365
2 268 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 219 (4.37%) Amazon AWS
4 102 (2.03%) IaaS
5 80 (1.60%) SaaS
6 49 (0.98%) PaaS
7 33 (0.66%) Mimecast
8 25 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
9 20 (0.40%) IBM Cloud
10 19 (0.38%) Google Apps
11 18 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
12 9 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
13 8 (0.16%) OneDrive
13 8 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 5 (0.100%) Amazon EC2
14 5 (0.100%) Slack
15 4 (0.080%) Google Cloud Platform
16 2 (0.040%) Google Compute Engine
16 2 (0.040%) Nimbula
16 2 (0.040%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4399 (87.72%) WAN
2 2279 (45.44%) Firewall
3 1270 (25.32%) VPN
4 1139 (22.71%) TCP/IP
5 959 (19.12%) Wireless
6 951 (18.96%) DNS
7 796 (15.87%) DHCP
8 786 (15.67%) VoIP
9 750 (14.96%) SAN
10 729 (14.54%) Network Security
11 699 (13.94%) MPLS
12 586 (11.68%) Cisco ASA
13 553 (11.03%) BGP
14 533 (10.63%) OSPF
15 425 (8.47%) VLAN
16 412 (8.22%) WLAN
17 403 (8.04%) Internet
18 380 (7.58%) Cisco Nexus
18 380 (7.58%) Wi-Fi
19 322 (6.42%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 560 (11.17%) SQL Server
2 92 (1.83%) MySQL
3 89 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 53 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 44 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 39 (0.78%) Relational Database
7 33 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
8 29 (0.58%) DB2
9 24 (0.48%) OLAP
10 23 (0.46%) Oracle Database
11 22 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 21 (0.42%) OLTP
12 21 (0.42%) Oracle OLAP
13 20 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 16 (0.32%) Hadoop
15 15 (0.30%) Big Data
16 12 (0.24%) NoSQL
17 11 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
18 9 (0.18%) SQL Server 2000
19 8 (0.16%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (0.40%) Git (software)
2 19 (0.38%) JIRA
3 17 (0.34%) LoadRunner
4 16 (0.32%) Sonatype Nexus
5 14 (0.28%) Jenkins
6 10 (0.20%) Subversion
7 8 (0.16%) Cucumber
7 8 (0.16%) JUnit
7 8 (0.16%) Selenium
7 8 (0.16%) SpecFlow
8 7 (0.14%) TestNG
9 6 (0.12%) Hudson
9 6 (0.12%) Maven
9 6 (0.12%) Metasploit
9 6 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (0.12%) Visual Studio
10 5 (0.100%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (0.060%) Liquibase
12 2 (0.040%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.040%) Eclipse
General
1 694 (13.84%) Finance
2 585 (11.67%) Telecoms
3 258 (5.14%) Retail
4 158 (3.15%) Banking
5 104 (2.07%) Legal
6 99 (1.97%) Manufacturing
7 84 (1.67%) Back Office
8 76 (1.52%) Law
9 69 (1.38%) Marketing
10 45 (0.90%) Games
11 32 (0.64%) Investment Banking
12 29 (0.58%) Financial Institution
13 28 (0.56%) Advertising
14 27 (0.54%) Electronics
14 27 (0.54%) Publishing
15 23 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
16 22 (0.44%) French Language
17 15 (0.30%) German Language
18 14 (0.28%) Spanish Language
19 13 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1275 (25.42%) Network Engineer
2 762 (15.19%) Analyst
3 644 (12.84%) Support Engineer
4 561 (11.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 437 (8.71%) Cisco Engineer
6 378 (7.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 328 (6.54%) Support Analyst
8 315 (6.28%) Senior Network Engineer
9 291 (5.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 281 (5.60%) IT Support
11 269 (5.36%) Architect
12 265 (5.28%) IT Engineer
13 221 (4.41%) 3rd Line Support
14 215 (4.29%) 2nd Line Support
15 212 (4.23%) Network Support
16 198 (3.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 196 (3.91%) Consultant
18 190 (3.79%) Infrastructure Manager
19 189 (3.77%) Network Analyst
20 179 (3.57%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (2.37%) 802.1X
2 108 (2.15%) Web Services
3 64 (1.28%) .NET
4 63 (1.26%) Middleware
5 29 (0.58%) XML
6 20 (0.40%) LAMP
7 18 (0.36%) HTML
8 15 (0.30%) XMPP
9 14 (0.28%) Regular Expression
10 13 (0.26%) FIX Protocol
11 12 (0.24%) ASP.NET
12 9 (0.18%) JSON
12 9 (0.18%) Ruby on Rails
13 8 (0.16%) CSS
13 8 (0.16%) JDBC
14 7 (0.14%) .NET Framework
15 6 (0.12%) ODBC
15 6 (0.12%) SOAP
15 6 (0.12%) Ultra Messaging
15 6 (0.12%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 880 (17.55%) Data Centre
2 291 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 230 (4.59%) Management Information System
4 152 (3.03%) Driving Licence
5 130 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
6 126 (2.51%) Computer Science
7 94 (1.87%) Blackberry
8 81 (1.62%) Replication
9 76 (1.52%) iPhone
10 74 (1.48%) Client/Server
11 73 (1.46%) Clustering
12 69 (1.38%) IVR
13 63 (1.26%) Statistics
14 56 (1.12%) PKI
15 51 (1.02%) Fat Client
15 51 (1.02%) Thin Client
16 45 (0.90%) iPad
16 45 (0.90%) Private Cloud
17 39 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 38 (0.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2182 (43.51%) Windows
2 1199 (23.91%) Windows Server
3 875 (17.45%) Linux
4 737 (14.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 619 (12.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 470 (9.37%) Windows 7
7 280 (5.58%) Unix
8 228 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 209 (4.17%) Windows 8
10 197 (3.93%) Windows 10
11 144 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 101 (2.01%) Windows XP
13 96 (1.91%) Solaris
14 95 (1.89%) Android
15 80 (1.60%) Mac OS X
16 71 (1.42%) CentOS
17 55 (1.10%) Windows Vista
18 42 (0.84%) Ubuntu
19 31 (0.62%) Mac OS
20 30 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1194 (23.81%) ITIL
2 427 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 407 (8.12%) Project Management
4 346 (6.90%) Network Design
5 277 (5.52%) Network Management
5 277 (5.52%) Service Delivery
6 276 (5.50%) Load Balancing
7 233 (4.65%) Service Management
8 228 (4.55%) Mentoring
9 227 (4.53%) Presales
10 225 (4.49%) PRINCE2
11 221 (4.41%) Business Continuity
12 207 (4.13%) Change Management
13 200 (3.99%) Network Monitoring
14 191 (3.81%) High Availability
15 189 (3.77%) Change Control
16 180 (3.59%) Capacity Planning
17 178 (3.55%) Information Security
18 176 (3.51%) Migration
19 167 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 497 (9.91%) SQL
2 220 (4.39%) PowerShell
3 121 (2.41%) C
4 119 (2.37%) Python
5 99 (1.97%) Perl
6 67 (1.34%) Bash Shell
7 66 (1.32%) Ruby
8 62 (1.24%) Java
9 57 (1.14%) Shell Script
10 56 (1.12%) C#
11 39 (0.78%) VB
12 30 (0.60%) T-SQL
12 30 (0.60%) VBScript
13 26 (0.52%) JavaScript
13 26 (0.52%) PHP
14 23 (0.46%) C++
15 6 (0.12%) Korn
16 5 (0.100%) Tcl
17 4 (0.080%) VB.NET
18 3 (0.060%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1652 (32.94%) Cisco Certification
2 1056 (21.06%) CCNA
3 1009 (20.12%) CCNP
4 640 (12.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 428 (8.53%) Degree
6 394 (7.86%) MCSE
7 327 (6.52%) Security Cleared
8 283 (5.64%) MCSA
9 214 (4.27%) CCIE
10 213 (4.25%) SC Cleared
11 160 (3.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 156 (3.11%) MCITP
13 138 (2.75%) MCP
14 119 (2.37%) CCSA
15 117 (2.33%) DV Cleared
16 116 (2.31%) CCDP
16 116 (2.31%) CISSP
17 87 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
18 79 (1.58%) CCSE
19 74 (1.48%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 433 (8.63%) SLA
2 191 (3.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 142 (2.83%) PCI DSS
4 33 (0.66%) QA
5 21 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 18 (0.36%) COBIT
7 8 (0.16%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.14%) HIPAA
9 6 (0.12%) JSP 440
9 6 (0.12%) PMBOK
10 4 (0.080%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.060%) BS7799
11 3 (0.060%) DICOM
12 2 (0.040%) SAS 70
13 1 (0.020%) GMP
13 1 (0.020%) HL7
13 1 (0.020%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 1 (0.020%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.020%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 1533 (30.57%) Active Directory
2 1163 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 486 (9.69%) Hyper-V
4 323 (6.44%) vSphere
5 226 (4.51%) XenApp
6 127 (2.53%) VMware ESX
7 106 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
8 104 (2.07%) Virtual Servers
9 99 (1.97%) XenDesktop
10 91 (1.81%) Terminal Services
11 60 (1.20%) XenServer
12 58 (1.16%) NFS
12 58 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
13 55 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
14 52 (1.04%) KVM
15 49 (0.98%) Xen
16 41 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 37 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
18 34 (0.68%) SRDF
19 26 (0.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 220 (4.39%) SCCM
2 129 (2.57%) Puppet
3 119 (2.37%) Cisco CUCM
4 111 (2.21%) SCOM
5 94 (1.87%) Norton AntiVirus
6 85 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
7 73 (1.46%) Cisco Prime
8 66 (1.32%) Nagios
9 65 (1.30%) WSUS
10 59 (1.18%) FortiGate
11 55 (1.10%) Backup Exec
12 48 (0.96%) Ansible
12 48 (0.96%) Cisco UCCX
13 39 (0.78%) Tivoli
14 28 (0.56%) Cacti
15 24 (0.48%) AirWatch
15 24 (0.48%) Nessus
16 23 (0.46%) NetBackup
16 23 (0.46%) SolarWinds Orion
16 23 (0.46%) vMotion
Vendors
1 2587 (51.59%) Cisco
2 1569 (31.29%) VMware
3 1565 (31.21%) Microsoft
4 685 (13.66%) Citrix
5 619 (12.34%) CheckPoint
6 578 (11.53%) Juniper
7 458 (9.13%) HP
8 365 (7.28%) F5
9 255 (5.08%) Avaya
10 246 (4.91%) Palo Alto
11 241 (4.81%) SolarWinds
12 224 (4.47%) NetApp
13 212 (4.23%) Oracle
14 190 (3.79%) EMC
15 154 (3.07%) Red Hat
16 148 (2.95%) Mitel
17 138 (2.75%) Fortinet
18 128 (2.55%) Symantec
19 125 (2.49%) Dell
20 118 (2.35%) Meraki
Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Posted: 20 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £14000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: From £35,000 to £41,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous employee benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
South East
Schroders plc
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum + £7,000 bonus paid quarterly and a car (value
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Overtime
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Imperative People
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum dependent on experience. + Bens!
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Senitor Associates
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 17 hours ago