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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 113 93 134
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +41
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2487 3271 2578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.71% 3.18% 2.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.04% 18.67% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2111 2788 2153
Median salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,250
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
15504 17517 19397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.90% 17.04% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 12999 14444 15609
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -15 857 £52,500 +5.00% 82
South East -33 637 £45,000 +5.88% 59
West Midlands +5 189 £35,000 -7.89% 18
East of England -2 189 £40,000 +6.66% 22
South West -8 164 £33,750 -3.57% 18
Yorkshire -24 157 £40,000 -9.09% 19
East Midlands +27 145 £42,500 -5.55% 16
North West +10 129 £37,500 - 34
North East +20 30 £35,000 -22.22% 1
LAN
UK

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 4662 (88.41%) WAN
2 2750 (52.15%) Cisco
3 2442 (46.31%) Firewall
4 2299 (43.60%) Windows
5 1736 (32.92%) Cisco Certification
6 1651 (31.31%) Microsoft
7 1595 (30.25%) VMware
8 1572 (29.81%) Active Directory
9 1428 (27.08%) VPN
10 1314 (24.92%) Windows Server
11 1241 (23.53%) ITIL
12 1222 (23.17%) TCP/IP
13 1090 (20.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 1061 (20.12%) CCNP
15 1036 (19.65%) CCNA
16 964 (18.28%) Wireless
17 936 (17.75%) Data Centre
18 931 (17.66%) Linux
19 910 (17.26%) DNS
20 848 (16.08%) MS Exchange
21 842 (15.97%) VoIP
22 782 (14.83%) Network Security
23 772 (14.64%) Citrix
24 771 (14.62%) Windows Server 2008
25 760 (14.41%) SAN
26 747 (14.17%) Finance
27 728 (13.81%) MPLS
28 716 (13.58%) DHCP
29 701 (13.29%) MS Excel
30 696 (13.20%) Juniper

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
1 848 (16.08%) MS Exchange
2 359 (6.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 272 (5.16%) IIS
4 259 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 218 (4.13%) SharePoint
6 209 (3.96%) Skype for Business
7 156 (2.96%) Apache
8 138 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2007
9 120 (2.28%) Tomcat
10 71 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
11 66 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 65 (1.23%) JBoss
13 30 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
13 30 (0.57%) WebSphere
14 29 (0.55%) IBM Notes
15 27 (0.51%) OpenStack
16 19 (0.36%) Confluence
17 18 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
18 17 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
19 16 (0.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 701 (13.29%) MS Excel
2 596 (11.30%) MS Office
3 147 (2.79%) MS Visio
4 64 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (0.44%) MS Project
6 9 (0.17%) AutoCAD
7 8 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (0.11%) Revit
9 3 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.019%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.019%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.019%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 33 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.53%) assyst
2 28 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 14 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.17%) Cognos Planning
4 9 (0.17%) ResourceLink
4 9 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
5 8 (0.15%) Eikon
6 7 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (0.11%) RMDS
8 4 (0.076%) Infor M3
8 4 (0.076%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.076%) Sage 50
8 4 (0.076%) SAP CRM
9 3 (0.057%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.057%) Hi Portfolio
9 3 (0.057%) JDE World
9 3 (0.057%) Temenos T24
10 2 (0.038%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 428 (8.12%) Office 365
2 252 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 220 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 106 (2.01%) IaaS
5 86 (1.63%) SaaS
6 57 (1.08%) PaaS
7 35 (0.66%) Mimecast
8 34 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
9 25 (0.47%) Google Apps
10 11 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 9 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
12 6 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 6 (0.11%) OneDrive
13 5 (0.095%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (0.095%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.057%) GitHub
14 3 (0.057%) Yammer
15 2 (0.038%) Google Cloud Platform
15 2 (0.038%) Google Compute Engine
15 2 (0.038%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4662 (88.41%) WAN
2 2442 (46.31%) Firewall
3 1428 (27.08%) VPN
4 1222 (23.17%) TCP/IP
5 964 (18.28%) Wireless
6 910 (17.26%) DNS
7 842 (15.97%) VoIP
8 782 (14.83%) Network Security
9 760 (14.41%) SAN
10 728 (13.81%) MPLS
11 716 (13.58%) DHCP
12 657 (12.46%) Cisco ASA
13 573 (10.87%) BGP
14 547 (10.37%) OSPF
15 404 (7.66%) VLAN
16 398 (7.55%) Internet
17 358 (6.79%) Cisco Nexus
18 353 (6.69%) EIGRP
19 343 (6.50%) Wi-Fi
20 286 (5.42%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 602 (11.42%) SQL Server
2 93 (1.76%) MySQL
3 82 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 55 (1.04%) Oracle Database
5 52 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 49 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 35 (0.66%) Relational Database
8 29 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
9 24 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 23 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 20 (0.38%) DB2
12 19 (0.36%) Hadoop
13 17 (0.32%) Big Data
14 16 (0.30%) OLAP
15 15 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
16 14 (0.27%) NoSQL
16 14 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
17 13 (0.25%) OLTP
17 13 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
17 13 (0.25%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 47 (0.89%) Jenkins
2 40 (0.76%) JIRA
3 22 (0.42%) LoadRunner
4 20 (0.38%) Travis CI
5 16 (0.30%) Git (software)
5 16 (0.30%) Selenium
6 15 (0.28%) Cucumber
6 15 (0.28%) JUnit
6 15 (0.28%) SpecFlow
7 13 (0.25%) TestNG
8 12 (0.23%) Subversion
9 11 (0.21%) Hudson
9 11 (0.21%) Maven
10 10 (0.19%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 6 (0.11%) Metasploit
13 5 (0.095%) TeamCity
14 4 (0.076%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (0.076%) ClearCase
14 4 (0.076%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 747 (14.17%) Finance
2 586 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 195 (3.70%) Retail
4 146 (2.77%) Banking
5 122 (2.31%) Manufacturing
6 84 (1.59%) Legal
7 80 (1.52%) Back Office
8 78 (1.48%) Marketing
9 72 (1.37%) Law
10 68 (1.29%) Games
11 37 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 36 (0.68%) Electronics
13 33 (0.63%) Advertising
14 31 (0.59%) Investment Banking
15 28 (0.53%) Publishing
16 21 (0.40%) French Language
17 18 (0.34%) Multimedia
18 15 (0.28%) Front Office
19 13 (0.25%) Billing
19 13 (0.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1286 (24.39%) Network Engineer
2 827 (15.68%) Analyst
3 673 (12.76%) Support Engineer
4 539 (10.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 478 (9.07%) Cisco Engineer
6 413 (7.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 337 (6.39%) Support Analyst
8 331 (6.28%) Senior Network Engineer
9 289 (5.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 280 (5.31%) IT Support
11 279 (5.29%) IT Engineer
12 255 (4.84%) Architect
13 251 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
13 251 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
14 231 (4.38%) Consultant
15 217 (4.12%) Security Engineer
16 215 (4.08%) Administrator
17 203 (3.85%) Network Analyst
18 202 (3.83%) Network Support
19 196 (3.72%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (2.14%) Web Services
2 111 (2.11%) 802.1X
3 83 (1.57%) .NET
4 72 (1.37%) Middleware
5 42 (0.80%) XML
6 26 (0.49%) XMPP
7 22 (0.42%) HTML
8 19 (0.36%) LAMP
9 16 (0.30%) Regular Expression
10 15 (0.28%) JDBC
11 14 (0.27%) FIX Protocol
12 11 (0.21%) ASP.NET
12 11 (0.21%) CSS
12 11 (0.21%) SOAP
13 10 (0.19%) Ruby on Rails
14 9 (0.17%) HTML5
14 9 (0.17%) Ultra Messaging
15 8 (0.15%) ZeroMQ
16 7 (0.13%) jQuery
16 7 (0.13%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 936 (17.75%) Data Centre
2 267 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 237 (4.49%) Management Information System
4 147 (2.79%) Video Conferencing
5 145 (2.75%) Computer Science
6 143 (2.71%) Driving Licence
7 133 (2.52%) Blackberry
8 123 (2.33%) Replication
9 87 (1.65%) iPhone
10 82 (1.56%) IVR
11 81 (1.54%) Fat Client
11 81 (1.54%) Thin Client
12 73 (1.38%) Clustering
13 65 (1.23%) iPad
13 65 (1.23%) Statistics
14 55 (1.04%) Client/Server
15 53 (1.01%) Private Cloud
16 48 (0.91%) PKI
17 41 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
17 41 (0.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2299 (43.60%) Windows
2 1314 (24.92%) Windows Server
3 931 (17.66%) Linux
4 771 (14.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 668 (12.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 553 (10.49%) Windows 7
7 274 (5.20%) Unix
8 247 (4.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 199 (3.77%) Windows 10
9 199 (3.77%) Windows 8
10 184 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 124 (2.35%) Android
12 122 (2.31%) Windows XP
13 97 (1.84%) CentOS
14 85 (1.61%) Solaris
15 75 (1.42%) Mac OS X
16 60 (1.14%) Windows Vista
17 44 (0.83%) Ubuntu
18 41 (0.78%) Mac OS
19 39 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1241 (23.53%) ITIL
2 423 (8.02%) Project Management
3 380 (7.21%) Disaster Recovery
4 378 (7.17%) Network Design
5 353 (6.69%) Load Balancing
6 312 (5.92%) Service Delivery
7 276 (5.23%) Presales
8 267 (5.06%) Network Management
9 254 (4.82%) Change Management
10 248 (4.70%) PRINCE2
11 246 (4.67%) Network Monitoring
12 231 (4.38%) Service Management
13 185 (3.51%) Mentoring
14 181 (3.43%) Change Control
15 180 (3.41%) High Availability
16 174 (3.30%) Capacity Planning
16 174 (3.30%) Information Security
17 169 (3.21%) Incident Management
18 163 (3.09%) Business Continuity
19 161 (3.05%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 549 (10.41%) SQL
2 227 (4.30%) PowerShell
3 161 (3.05%) Python
4 121 (2.29%) C
5 119 (2.26%) Perl
6 106 (2.01%) Bash Shell
7 86 (1.63%) Java
8 76 (1.44%) Ruby
9 65 (1.23%) C#
10 54 (1.02%) PHP
11 50 (0.95%) Shell Script
12 39 (0.74%) JavaScript
13 37 (0.70%) C++
14 34 (0.64%) VB
15 25 (0.47%) T-SQL
16 20 (0.38%) VBScript
17 8 (0.15%) VBA
18 6 (0.11%) Korn
18 6 (0.11%) Tcl
19 4 (0.076%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1736 (32.92%) Cisco Certification
2 1061 (20.12%) CCNP
3 1036 (19.65%) CCNA
4 601 (11.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 413 (7.83%) Degree
6 382 (7.24%) MCSE
7 329 (6.24%) Security Cleared
8 294 (5.58%) CCIE
9 241 (4.57%) MCSA
9 241 (4.57%) SC Cleared
10 162 (3.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 153 (2.90%) CCDP
12 146 (2.77%) MCITP
13 143 (2.71%) MCP
14 133 (2.52%) CCSA
15 121 (2.29%) CISSP
15 121 (2.29%) DV Cleared
16 104 (1.97%) JNCIA
17 91 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
18 87 (1.65%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 450 (8.53%) SLA
2 216 (4.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 114 (2.16%) PCI DSS
4 36 (0.68%) QA
5 26 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 17 (0.32%) ISO 9001
7 11 (0.21%) COBIT
8 9 (0.17%) DICOM
9 4 (0.076%) HIPAA
9 4 (0.076%) ISO 9000
9 4 (0.076%) SAS 70
10 3 (0.057%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.057%) PMBOK
11 2 (0.038%) GPG13
11 2 (0.038%) HL7
11 2 (0.038%) ISO22301
11 2 (0.038%) ISO27002
12 1 (0.019%) BS7799
12 1 (0.019%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.019%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 1572 (29.81%) Active Directory
2 1090 (20.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 462 (8.76%) Hyper-V
4 349 (6.62%) vSphere
5 282 (5.35%) XenApp
6 139 (2.64%) VMware ESXi
7 130 (2.47%) XenDesktop
8 103 (1.95%) Terminal Services
9 99 (1.88%) VMware ESX
10 80 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
11 72 (1.37%) XenServer
12 57 (1.08%) NFS
13 55 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
14 52 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
15 38 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
16 36 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 36 (0.68%) Xen
17 32 (0.61%) VMware Server
18 31 (0.59%) KVM
19 29 (0.55%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 229 (4.34%) SCCM
2 141 (2.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 129 (2.45%) Puppet
4 102 (1.93%) SCOM
5 75 (1.42%) FortiGate
6 71 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
7 67 (1.27%) Ansible
8 66 (1.25%) Cisco Prime
9 64 (1.21%) Nagios
10 63 (1.19%) Backup Exec
10 63 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
11 58 (1.10%) WSUS
12 55 (1.04%) Cisco UCCX
13 43 (0.82%) Cacti
14 32 (0.61%) SolarWinds Orion
15 31 (0.59%) Nessus
16 26 (0.49%) AirWatch
17 25 (0.47%) Icinga
18 24 (0.46%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
19 22 (0.42%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 2750 (52.15%) Cisco
2 1651 (31.31%) Microsoft
3 1595 (30.25%) VMware
4 772 (14.64%) Citrix
5 696 (13.20%) Juniper
6 644 (12.21%) CheckPoint
7 513 (9.73%) HP
8 434 (8.23%) F5
9 277 (5.25%) SolarWinds
10 263 (4.99%) Avaya
11 239 (4.53%) Oracle
12 236 (4.48%) Palo Alto
13 196 (3.72%) NetApp
14 179 (3.39%) Red Hat
15 178 (3.38%) Dell
16 175 (3.32%) EMC
17 132 (2.50%) Fortinet
18 126 (2.39%) Meraki
18 126 (2.39%) Mitel
19 115 (2.18%) IBM
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
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Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £40000 Per Annum Car Allowance
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year
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Salary: £50000 Per Annum Car Allowance
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Salary: £24000 per annum
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £ 40 - 45,000 + attractive benefits package
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London
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Salary: £20000 - £99000 per annum
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South Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefit Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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