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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 103 98 123
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +25
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2780 3225 2870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.88% 3.09% 2.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.53% 16.84% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2370 2667 2418
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
16816 19150 19666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.43% 18.32% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14099 15271 15644
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,597 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £67,500
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 2 May 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 2 May 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 -33 898 £50,000 - 56
South East -1 791 £44,000 +3.52% 56
West Midlands +45 287 £40,000 +33.33% 16
East of England +12 250 £35,000 -7.89% 17
Yorkshire -39 163 £39,000 -13.33% 20
South West -11 154 £32,500 -7.14% 27
North West -15 135 £37,500 - 28
East Midlands -21 88 £35,000 -6.66% 11
North East -3 12 £33,500 -25.55% 9
Midlands -3 1 £57,500 +161.36%
LAN
UK

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 4772 (88.06%) WAN
2 2877 (53.09%) Cisco
3 2689 (49.62%) Firewall
4 2329 (42.98%) Windows
5 1889 (34.86%) Cisco Certification
6 1768 (32.63%) Microsoft
7 1665 (30.73%) VMware
8 1613 (29.77%) Active Directory
9 1463 (27.00%) VPN
10 1328 (24.51%) Windows Server
11 1239 (22.86%) ITIL
12 1238 (22.85%) TCP/IP
13 1222 (22.55%) CCNP
14 1121 (20.69%) Data Centre
15 1044 (19.27%) VMware Infrastructure
16 1009 (18.62%) CCNA
17 955 (17.62%) MS Exchange
18 945 (17.44%) Wireless
19 929 (17.14%) Linux
20 875 (16.15%) DNS
21 831 (15.33%) MS Excel
22 830 (15.32%) Windows Server 2008
23 803 (14.82%) MPLS
24 791 (14.60%) Network Security
25 789 (14.56%) Juniper
26 785 (14.49%) Finance
27 779 (14.38%) VoIP
28 771 (14.23%) Citrix
29 758 (13.99%) Windows Server 2012
30 725 (13.38%) 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
1 955 (17.62%) MS Exchange
2 521 (9.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 312 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 281 (5.19%) Skype for Business
5 237 (4.37%) SharePoint
6 226 (4.17%) IIS
7 166 (3.06%) Apache
8 164 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
9 121 (2.23%) Tomcat
10 80 (1.48%) JBoss
11 76 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2003
12 59 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 33 (0.61%) OpenStack
14 30 (0.55%) IBM Notes
15 24 (0.44%) WebSphere
16 21 (0.39%) Confluence
16 21 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
17 20 (0.37%) WebLogic
18 19 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
19 15 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 831 (15.33%) MS Excel
2 590 (10.89%) MS Office
3 154 (2.84%) MS Visio
4 36 (0.66%) MS Project
5 35 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.17%) AutoCAD
7 6 (0.11%) Revit
8 3 (0.055%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.037%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.018%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.018%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 33 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 25 (0.46%) assyst
3 24 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 20 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
5 19 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
6 11 (0.20%) SAP CRM
7 9 (0.17%) Cognos Planning
7 9 (0.17%) ION MarketView
7 9 (0.17%) ResourceLink
7 9 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
8 5 (0.092%) Infor M3
8 5 (0.092%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.092%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.055%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.055%) JDE World
9 3 (0.055%) RMDS
10 2 (0.037%) SAP ERP
11 1 (0.018%) Infor CRM
11 1 (0.018%) Line 50
11 1 (0.018%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 398 (7.34%) Office 365
2 246 (4.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 217 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 117 (2.16%) IaaS
5 95 (1.75%) SaaS
6 68 (1.25%) PaaS
7 59 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
8 53 (0.98%) Mimecast
9 30 (0.55%) Google Apps
10 29 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 20 (0.37%) Yammer
12 7 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 6 (0.11%) OneDrive
14 5 (0.092%) Azure Active Directory
15 3 (0.055%) AWS CloudFormation
15 3 (0.055%) GitHub
16 2 (0.037%) Amazon EC2
16 2 (0.037%) Google Cloud Platform
17 1 (0.018%) Google Compute Engine
17 1 (0.018%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4772 (88.06%) WAN
2 2689 (49.62%) Firewall
3 1463 (27.00%) VPN
4 1238 (22.85%) TCP/IP
5 945 (17.44%) Wireless
6 875 (16.15%) DNS
7 803 (14.82%) MPLS
8 791 (14.60%) Network Security
9 779 (14.38%) VoIP
10 725 (13.38%) SAN
11 657 (12.12%) DHCP
12 646 (11.92%) BGP
13 639 (11.79%) Cisco ASA
14 606 (11.18%) OSPF
15 530 (9.78%) VLAN
16 466 (8.60%) Internet
17 388 (7.16%) Cisco Nexus
18 369 (6.81%) EIGRP
19 347 (6.40%) SSL
20 336 (6.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 605 (11.16%) SQL Server
2 141 (2.60%) MySQL
3 93 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 61 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 56 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 55 (1.01%) Oracle Database
7 30 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (0.48%) Relational Database
9 23 (0.42%) MongoDB
9 23 (0.42%) NoSQL
9 23 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
10 18 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (0.31%) Big Data
11 17 (0.31%) RDBMS
12 15 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
12 15 (0.28%) DB2
12 15 (0.28%) Hadoop
13 14 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
14 12 (0.22%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 45 (0.83%) Jenkins
2 40 (0.74%) JIRA
3 22 (0.41%) Travis CI
4 18 (0.33%) Hudson
4 18 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 15 (0.28%) Maven
6 13 (0.24%) Subversion
7 12 (0.22%) Git (software)
7 12 (0.22%) Selenium
8 11 (0.20%) Cucumber
8 11 (0.20%) JUnit
8 11 (0.20%) LoadRunner
8 11 (0.20%) SpecFlow
9 9 (0.17%) TestNG
10 6 (0.11%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.092%) MSI
12 4 (0.074%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (0.074%) ClearCase
12 4 (0.074%) ERwin
12 4 (0.074%) InstallShield
General
1 785 (14.49%) Finance
2 635 (11.72%) Telecoms
3 143 (2.64%) Banking
4 135 (2.49%) Manufacturing
5 120 (2.21%) Retail
6 103 (1.90%) Marketing
7 83 (1.53%) Legal
8 59 (1.09%) Back Office
9 54 (1.00%) Electronics
9 54 (1.00%) Games
10 51 (0.94%) Advertising
10 51 (0.94%) Financial Institution
11 48 (0.89%) Investment Banking
11 48 (0.89%) Law
12 26 (0.48%) Publishing
13 16 (0.30%) Billing
13 16 (0.30%) Multimedia
14 14 (0.26%) Military
15 13 (0.24%) French Language
15 13 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1327 (24.49%) Network Engineer
2 782 (14.43%) Analyst
3 649 (11.98%) Support Engineer
4 470 (8.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 469 (8.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 410 (7.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 318 (5.87%) IT Engineer
8 312 (5.76%) Senior Network Engineer
9 306 (5.65%) Support Analyst
10 296 (5.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 296 (5.46%) Architect
10 296 (5.46%) IT Support
11 284 (5.24%) Consultant
12 271 (5.00%) Administrator
13 268 (4.95%) 3rd Line Support
14 255 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support
15 231 (4.26%) Security Engineer
16 222 (4.10%) Network Analyst
17 183 (3.38%) Network Support
18 182 (3.36%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (1.96%) Middleware
2 88 (1.62%) 802.1X
3 84 (1.55%) .NET
4 77 (1.42%) Web Services
5 57 (1.05%) XMPP
6 53 (0.98%) XML
7 47 (0.87%) LAMP
8 21 (0.39%) SOAP
9 18 (0.33%) HTML
9 18 (0.33%) REST
10 16 (0.30%) FIX Protocol
11 13 (0.24%) CSS
11 13 (0.24%) Regular Expression
12 11 (0.20%) .NET Framework
12 11 (0.20%) ASP.NET
12 11 (0.20%) J2EE
12 11 (0.20%) JDBC
13 10 (0.18%) COM
14 9 (0.17%) LAPP Stack
15 8 (0.15%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1121 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 299 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 253 (4.67%) Management Information System
4 145 (2.68%) Driving Licence
5 129 (2.38%) Replication
6 125 (2.31%) Blackberry
7 124 (2.29%) Computer Science
8 118 (2.18%) Video Conferencing
9 100 (1.85%) Fat Client
9 100 (1.85%) Thin Client
10 80 (1.48%) Clustering
11 70 (1.29%) IVR
12 68 (1.25%) iPhone
13 65 (1.20%) Statistics
14 61 (1.13%) Hybrid Cloud
15 58 (1.07%) iPad
16 49 (0.90%) Private Cloud
17 46 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 41 (0.76%) EqualLogic
18 41 (0.76%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2329 (42.98%) Windows
2 1328 (24.51%) Windows Server
3 929 (17.14%) Linux
4 830 (15.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 758 (13.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 574 (10.59%) Windows 7
7 299 (5.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 261 (4.82%) Unix
9 204 (3.76%) Windows 8
10 175 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 160 (2.95%) Windows 10
12 137 (2.53%) Android
13 133 (2.45%) Windows XP
14 116 (2.14%) CentOS
15 66 (1.22%) Solaris
16 64 (1.18%) Mac OS
17 52 (0.96%) Mac OS X
17 52 (0.96%) Ubuntu
18 51 (0.94%) Windows Vista
19 40 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1239 (22.86%) ITIL
2 457 (8.43%) Project Management
3 416 (7.68%) Network Design
4 392 (7.23%) Load Balancing
5 382 (7.05%) Presales
6 363 (6.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 307 (5.67%) Service Delivery
8 281 (5.19%) PRINCE2
9 273 (5.04%) Network Management
10 272 (5.02%) Service Management
11 269 (4.96%) Network Monitoring
12 257 (4.74%) Change Management
13 248 (4.58%) Incident Management
14 238 (4.39%) Migration
15 198 (3.65%) Mentoring
16 183 (3.38%) Capacity Planning
17 174 (3.21%) Change Control
18 170 (3.14%) Agile Software Development
19 167 (3.08%) Information Security
20 162 (2.99%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 601 (11.09%) SQL
2 211 (3.89%) PowerShell
3 142 (2.62%) Python
4 125 (2.31%) Bash Shell
5 124 (2.29%) Perl
6 102 (1.88%) C
7 94 (1.73%) Java
8 75 (1.38%) PHP
9 64 (1.18%) Ruby
10 52 (0.96%) C#
11 45 (0.83%) VB
12 39 (0.72%) C++
13 38 (0.70%) JavaScript
14 37 (0.68%) Shell Script
15 21 (0.39%) VBScript
16 15 (0.28%) T-SQL
17 14 (0.26%) VBA
18 13 (0.24%) Tcl
19 5 (0.092%) VB.NET
20 3 (0.055%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1889 (34.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1222 (22.55%) CCNP
3 1009 (18.62%) CCNA
4 608 (11.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 426 (7.86%) Degree
6 372 (6.86%) MCSE
7 354 (6.53%) Security Cleared
8 353 (6.51%) CCIE
9 279 (5.15%) SC Cleared
10 243 (4.48%) MCSA
11 211 (3.89%) CCDP
12 185 (3.41%) MCP
13 151 (2.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 143 (2.64%) MCITP
15 134 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
16 118 (2.18%) CISSP
17 115 (2.12%) CCSA
18 97 (1.79%) CCDA
19 95 (1.75%) DV Cleared
20 94 (1.73%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 490 (9.04%) SLA
2 195 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 99 (1.83%) PCI DSS
4 41 (0.76%) QA
5 27 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 18 (0.33%) ISO 9001
7 15 (0.28%) COBIT
8 13 (0.24%) DICOM
9 9 (0.17%) ISO27002
10 7 (0.13%) JSP 440
11 4 (0.074%) COSO
11 4 (0.074%) Data Quality
11 4 (0.074%) HL7
12 2 (0.037%) GPG13
12 2 (0.037%) ISO22301
12 2 (0.037%) SAS 70
13 1 (0.018%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.018%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.018%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1613 (29.77%) Active Directory
2 1044 (19.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 429 (7.92%) Hyper-V
4 319 (5.89%) vSphere
5 297 (5.48%) XenApp
6 189 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
7 108 (1.99%) Terminal Services
7 108 (1.99%) XenDesktop
8 95 (1.75%) VMware ESX
9 56 (1.03%) XenServer
10 55 (1.01%) NFS
11 44 (0.81%) VMware Server
12 38 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
13 29 (0.54%) Xen
14 27 (0.50%) vCloud
15 21 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
16 20 (0.37%) Docker
16 20 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 19 (0.35%) Firmware
18 14 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 238 (4.39%) SCCM
2 123 (2.27%) Puppet
3 109 (2.01%) SCOM
4 104 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
5 91 (1.68%) Backup Exec
6 68 (1.25%) FortiGate
7 62 (1.14%) WSUS
8 61 (1.13%) Cisco UCCX
8 61 (1.13%) CiscoWorks
8 61 (1.13%) Nagios
9 53 (0.98%) Ansible
10 47 (0.87%) Cacti
11 46 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
12 44 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
13 39 (0.72%) Nessus
14 34 (0.63%) SolarWinds Orion
14 34 (0.63%) Windows Intune
15 33 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
16 29 (0.54%) Cisco UCCE
16 29 (0.54%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2877 (53.09%) Cisco
2 1768 (32.63%) Microsoft
3 1665 (30.73%) VMware
4 789 (14.56%) Juniper
5 771 (14.23%) Citrix
6 684 (12.62%) CheckPoint
7 588 (10.85%) HP
8 473 (8.73%) F5
9 283 (5.22%) Avaya
10 243 (4.48%) Oracle
11 240 (4.43%) Palo Alto
12 227 (4.19%) SolarWinds
13 223 (4.12%) Dell
14 187 (3.45%) Red Hat
15 159 (2.93%) NetApp
16 144 (2.66%) EMC
17 140 (2.58%) IBM
18 130 (2.40%) Fortinet
19 127 (2.34%) Riverbed
20 115 (2.12%) Apple
Sussex
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Reed Technology
Posted: 5 hours ago
Yorkshire
Harvey Nash Plc
Posted: 5 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
William Alexander Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cumbria
Capita Resourcing
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance, Training, Overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Intech 7
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £42253.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Dunsdon Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum with additional shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago