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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 113 90 133
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +43
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2504 3298 2691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.73% 3.19% 2.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.02% 18.40% 13.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2095 2791 2286
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
15631 17923 19876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.06% 17.32% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13108 14689 15988
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -22 860 £52,500 +5.00% 91
South East -21 658 £45,000 +5.88% 58
West Midlands +7 215 £37,000 +5.71% 21
East of England -9 193 £40,000 +5.26% 15
Yorkshire -17 157 £40,000 -4.76% 17
South West -27 141 £32,500 -13.33% 21
East Midlands +25 135 £40,000 -11.11% 14
North West +10 126 £38,000 +1.33% 28
North East +7 23 £33,500 -19.27% 6
LAN
UK

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 4672 (88.54%) WAN
2 2770 (52.49%) Cisco
3 2525 (47.85%) Firewall
4 2308 (43.74%) Windows
5 1790 (33.92%) Cisco Certification
6 1671 (31.67%) Microsoft
7 1586 (30.05%) VMware
8 1583 (30.00%) Active Directory
9 1432 (27.14%) VPN
10 1319 (25.00%) Windows Server
11 1241 (23.52%) ITIL
12 1212 (22.97%) TCP/IP
13 1126 (21.34%) CCNP
14 1042 (19.75%) VMware Infrastructure
15 1011 (19.16%) CCNA
16 973 (18.44%) Wireless
17 961 (18.21%) Data Centre
18 945 (17.91%) Linux
19 898 (17.02%) DNS
20 881 (16.70%) MS Exchange
21 801 (15.18%) VoIP
22 781 (14.80%) Windows Server 2008
23 774 (14.67%) Citrix
24 764 (14.48%) Network Security
25 761 (14.42%) Finance
26 734 (13.91%) MS Excel
27 732 (13.87%) MPLS
28 731 (13.85%) Juniper
29 729 (13.81%) SAN
30 708 (13.42%) DHCP

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
1 881 (16.70%) MS Exchange
2 412 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 275 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2013
4 241 (4.57%) IIS
5 232 (4.40%) SharePoint
6 229 (4.34%) Skype for Business
7 150 (2.84%) Apache
8 137 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
9 114 (2.16%) Tomcat
10 71 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
11 69 (1.31%) JBoss
12 63 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 33 (0.63%) IBM Notes
14 29 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
15 27 (0.51%) OpenStack
15 27 (0.51%) WebSphere
16 24 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
17 21 (0.40%) Confluence
18 20 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
19 16 (0.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 734 (13.91%) MS Excel
2 598 (11.33%) MS Office
3 163 (3.09%) MS Visio
4 54 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 25 (0.47%) MS Project
6 8 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.15%) AutoCAD
7 6 (0.11%) Revit
8 1 (0.019%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.019%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.019%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 33 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 29 (0.55%) assyst
4 18 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.17%) Cognos Planning
5 9 (0.17%) ResourceLink
5 9 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
6 8 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (0.11%) Infor M3
8 6 (0.11%) RMDS
9 5 (0.095%) Eikon
9 5 (0.095%) SAP CRM
10 4 (0.076%) Dynamics NAV
10 4 (0.076%) Remedy ITSM
11 3 (0.057%) JDE World
11 3 (0.057%) Temenos T24
12 2 (0.038%) Hi Portfolio
12 2 (0.038%) JDE EnterpriseOne
12 2 (0.038%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 434 (8.22%) Office 365
2 255 (4.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 223 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
4 106 (2.01%) IaaS
5 93 (1.76%) SaaS
6 64 (1.21%) PaaS
7 40 (0.76%) Mimecast
8 38 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
9 27 (0.51%) Google Apps
10 21 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 12 (0.23%) Yammer
12 8 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
13 6 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 6 (0.11%) OneDrive
14 5 (0.095%) AWS CloudFormation
15 4 (0.076%) Amazon EC2
16 3 (0.057%) GitHub
16 3 (0.057%) Google Cloud Platform
17 2 (0.038%) Google Compute Engine
17 2 (0.038%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4672 (88.54%) WAN
2 2525 (47.85%) Firewall
3 1432 (27.14%) VPN
4 1212 (22.97%) TCP/IP
5 973 (18.44%) Wireless
6 898 (17.02%) DNS
7 801 (15.18%) VoIP
8 764 (14.48%) Network Security
9 732 (13.87%) MPLS
10 729 (13.81%) SAN
11 708 (13.42%) DHCP
12 662 (12.55%) Cisco ASA
13 591 (11.20%) BGP
14 571 (10.82%) OSPF
15 426 (8.07%) VLAN
16 414 (7.85%) Internet
17 368 (6.97%) Cisco Nexus
18 364 (6.90%) EIGRP
19 347 (6.58%) Wi-Fi
20 287 (5.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 598 (11.33%) SQL Server
2 107 (2.03%) MySQL
3 88 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 56 (1.06%) Oracle Database
5 53 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 51 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
7 32 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (0.47%) Relational Database
8 25 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 22 (0.42%) NoSQL
11 19 (0.36%) DB2
11 19 (0.36%) Hadoop
12 18 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
13 17 (0.32%) Big Data
14 14 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
14 14 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
15 13 (0.25%) MongoDB
15 13 (0.25%) OLAP
16 11 (0.21%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 47 (0.89%) Jenkins
2 44 (0.83%) JIRA
3 22 (0.42%) Travis CI
4 19 (0.36%) LoadRunner
5 17 (0.32%) Selenium
6 16 (0.30%) Cucumber
6 16 (0.30%) JUnit
6 16 (0.30%) SpecFlow
7 15 (0.28%) Git (software)
8 14 (0.27%) TestNG
8 14 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 12 (0.23%) Hudson
10 11 (0.21%) Maven
10 11 (0.21%) Subversion
11 7 (0.13%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (0.11%) Metasploit
12 6 (0.11%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.076%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (0.076%) ClearCase
13 4 (0.076%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 761 (14.42%) Finance
2 617 (11.69%) Telecoms
3 153 (2.90%) Retail
4 146 (2.77%) Banking
5 134 (2.54%) Manufacturing
6 91 (1.72%) Marketing
7 82 (1.55%) Back Office
8 81 (1.53%) Legal
9 64 (1.21%) Games
10 62 (1.17%) Law
11 44 (0.83%) Electronics
12 42 (0.80%) Financial Institution
13 35 (0.66%) Advertising
13 35 (0.66%) Investment Banking
14 31 (0.59%) Publishing
15 19 (0.36%) Multimedia
16 16 (0.30%) French Language
17 14 (0.27%) Billing
18 13 (0.25%) Front Office
19 11 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 1301 (24.65%) Network Engineer
2 816 (15.46%) Analyst
3 680 (12.89%) Support Engineer
4 505 (9.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 475 (9.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 410 (7.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 326 (6.18%) Support Analyst
8 325 (6.16%) Senior Network Engineer
9 284 (5.38%) IT Engineer
10 281 (5.32%) IT Support
11 275 (5.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 266 (5.04%) Architect
13 259 (4.91%) Consultant
14 251 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
15 242 (4.59%) 2nd Line Support
16 228 (4.32%) Security Engineer
17 227 (4.30%) Network Support
18 226 (4.28%) Administrator
19 206 (3.90%) Network Analyst
20 185 (3.51%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (2.01%) 802.1X
2 98 (1.86%) Web Services
3 82 (1.55%) Middleware
4 81 (1.53%) .NET
5 43 (0.81%) XML
6 36 (0.68%) XMPP
7 27 (0.51%) LAMP
8 19 (0.36%) HTML
9 18 (0.34%) Regular Expression
10 16 (0.30%) JDBC
11 15 (0.28%) FIX Protocol
12 13 (0.25%) CSS
12 13 (0.25%) SOAP
13 11 (0.21%) ASP.NET
14 10 (0.19%) REST
14 10 (0.19%) Ruby on Rails
14 10 (0.19%) ZeroMQ
15 9 (0.17%) JSON
15 9 (0.17%) Ultra Messaging
16 8 (0.15%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 961 (18.21%) Data Centre
2 292 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
3 245 (4.64%) Management Information System
4 145 (2.75%) Computer Science
5 134 (2.54%) Blackberry
6 131 (2.48%) Driving Licence
6 131 (2.48%) Video Conferencing
7 122 (2.31%) Replication
8 84 (1.59%) Fat Client
8 84 (1.59%) Thin Client
9 83 (1.57%) iPhone
10 76 (1.44%) IVR
11 74 (1.40%) Clustering
12 70 (1.33%) iPad
13 61 (1.16%) Statistics
14 54 (1.02%) Private Cloud
15 52 (0.99%) Client/Server
16 49 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
17 47 (0.89%) PKI
18 43 (0.81%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 2308 (43.74%) Windows
2 1319 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 945 (17.91%) Linux
4 781 (14.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 698 (13.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 580 (10.99%) Windows 7
7 280 (5.31%) Unix
8 250 (4.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 205 (3.88%) Windows 8
10 197 (3.73%) Windows 10
11 187 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 136 (2.58%) Android
13 121 (2.29%) Windows XP
14 97 (1.84%) CentOS
15 76 (1.44%) Solaris
16 69 (1.31%) Mac OS X
17 60 (1.14%) Windows Vista
18 50 (0.95%) Mac OS
19 47 (0.89%) Ubuntu
20 38 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1241 (23.52%) ITIL
2 434 (8.22%) Project Management
3 388 (7.35%) Network Design
4 363 (6.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 361 (6.84%) Load Balancing
6 316 (5.99%) Presales
7 308 (5.84%) Service Delivery
8 290 (5.50%) Network Management
9 259 (4.91%) Network Monitoring
10 255 (4.83%) Change Management
11 249 (4.72%) PRINCE2
12 247 (4.68%) Service Management
13 203 (3.85%) Incident Management
14 193 (3.66%) Change Control
15 188 (3.56%) Mentoring
16 176 (3.34%) High Availability
17 174 (3.30%) Information Security
18 171 (3.24%) Migration
19 165 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
20 163 (3.09%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 552 (10.46%) SQL
2 223 (4.23%) PowerShell
3 151 (2.86%) Python
4 121 (2.29%) C
5 118 (2.24%) Perl
6 98 (1.86%) Bash Shell
7 88 (1.67%) Java
8 75 (1.42%) Ruby
9 62 (1.17%) PHP
10 61 (1.16%) C#
11 41 (0.78%) Shell Script
12 40 (0.76%) JavaScript
13 39 (0.74%) C++
14 36 (0.68%) VB
15 24 (0.45%) T-SQL
16 18 (0.34%) VBScript
17 9 (0.17%) VBA
18 4 (0.076%) Korn
18 4 (0.076%) Tcl
18 4 (0.076%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1790 (33.92%) Cisco Certification
2 1126 (21.34%) CCNP
3 1011 (19.16%) CCNA
4 610 (11.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 410 (7.77%) Degree
6 376 (7.13%) MCSE
7 350 (6.63%) Security Cleared
8 329 (6.23%) CCIE
9 271 (5.14%) SC Cleared
10 237 (4.49%) MCSA
11 175 (3.32%) CCDP
12 167 (3.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 151 (2.86%) MCITP
14 147 (2.79%) MCP
15 134 (2.54%) CCSA
16 130 (2.46%) CISSP
17 124 (2.35%) DV Cleared
18 120 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
19 107 (2.03%) JNCIA
20 96 (1.82%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 478 (9.06%) SLA
2 221 (4.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 103 (1.95%) PCI DSS
4 39 (0.74%) QA
5 32 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 17 (0.32%) ISO 9001
7 11 (0.21%) COBIT
8 10 (0.19%) DICOM
9 4 (0.076%) ISO 9000
9 4 (0.076%) ISO27002
9 4 (0.076%) SAS 70
10 3 (0.057%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.057%) HIPAA
10 3 (0.057%) HL7
11 2 (0.038%) GPG13
11 2 (0.038%) ISO22301
11 2 (0.038%) JSP 440
11 2 (0.038%) PMBOK
12 1 (0.019%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.019%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 1583 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1042 (19.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 455 (8.62%) Hyper-V
4 342 (6.48%) vSphere
5 284 (5.38%) XenApp
6 152 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
7 123 (2.33%) XenDesktop
8 105 (1.99%) Terminal Services
9 84 (1.59%) VMware ESX
10 64 (1.21%) XenServer
11 60 (1.14%) NFS
12 59 (1.12%) Virtual Servers
13 52 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
13 52 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
14 38 (0.72%) VMware Server
15 34 (0.64%) Xen
16 30 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
17 29 (0.55%) vCloud
18 26 (0.49%) Firmware
18 26 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 231 (4.38%) SCCM
2 139 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
3 123 (2.33%) Puppet
4 104 (1.97%) SCOM
5 79 (1.50%) Backup Exec
6 76 (1.44%) FortiGate
7 67 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
8 66 (1.25%) Cisco Prime
8 66 (1.25%) Nagios
9 63 (1.19%) Ansible
10 55 (1.04%) WSUS
11 49 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
12 48 (0.91%) Cisco UCCX
13 44 (0.83%) Cacti
14 32 (0.61%) SolarWinds Orion
15 30 (0.57%) Nessus
16 25 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
17 23 (0.44%) Icinga
17 23 (0.44%) Nmap
18 21 (0.40%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 2770 (52.49%) Cisco
2 1671 (31.67%) Microsoft
3 1586 (30.05%) VMware
4 774 (14.67%) Citrix
5 731 (13.85%) Juniper
6 670 (12.70%) CheckPoint
7 536 (10.16%) HP
8 458 (8.68%) F5
9 268 (5.08%) SolarWinds
10 251 (4.76%) Avaya
11 235 (4.45%) Oracle
12 232 (4.40%) Palo Alto
13 189 (3.58%) Dell
14 181 (3.43%) Red Hat
15 180 (3.41%) NetApp
16 166 (3.15%) EMC
17 142 (2.69%) Fortinet
18 124 (2.35%) IBM
19 122 (2.31%) Meraki
20 121 (2.29%) Riverbed
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 17 hours ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + + London Waiting allowance + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
East London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 16 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Devizes, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £68000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £31000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 16 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dantech
Salary: £27000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + London Allowance + Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £27,023 - £30,612 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum training & benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £29000 per annum + pension, maybe company car
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Significant bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
North London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Great Working Environment
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 21 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £1,000 - 30,000 per year
Posted: 18 hours ago