The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 10 24 10
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Permanent jobs citing LAN 6 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 8.33% 5.77% 9.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 100.00% 46.15% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Average salary £32,250 £48,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.81% +12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £38,900 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £34,050 £48,000 £56,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
LAN
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hounslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 8.33% 12.50% 21.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 11
Average salary £34,500 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.12% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Hounslow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

LAN
Salary Trend in Hounslow

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

LAN Salary Trend in Hounslow

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hounslow region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN.

1 20 (86.96%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (73.91%) Telecoms
3 15 (65.22%) WAN
4 14 (60.87%) Cisco
4 14 (60.87%) CCNP
4 14 (60.87%) CCDA
4 14 (60.87%) CCDP
5 12 (52.17%) Network Design
5 12 (52.17%) CCIE
6 11 (47.83%) CCIP
7 7 (30.43%) Aruba
8 6 (26.09%) VCDX
8 6 (26.09%) Network Security
8 6 (26.09%) F5
8 6 (26.09%) VCAP
8 6 (26.09%) CCNA
8 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
9 4 (17.39%) MPLS
9 4 (17.39%) WLAN
10 3 (13.04%) Firewall
10 3 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (13.04%) Multicast
10 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
10 3 (13.04%) ITIL
10 3 (13.04%) Windows
10 3 (13.04%) BGP
11 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
11 2 (8.70%) Linux

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hounslow region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) WAN
2 6 (26.09%) Network Security
3 4 (17.39%) MPLS
3 4 (17.39%) WLAN
4 3 (13.04%) BGP
4 3 (13.04%) Firewall
4 3 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (13.04%) Multicast
5 2 (8.70%) Wireless
6 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 17 (73.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Network Engineer
2 14 (60.87%) Network Designer
2 14 (60.87%) Designer
3 4 (17.39%) Security Designer
3 4 (17.39%) Security Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) Support Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Server Support
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
1 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 2000
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Network Design
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 20 (86.96%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (60.87%) CCNP
2 14 (60.87%) CCDA
2 14 (60.87%) CCDP
3 12 (52.17%) CCIE
4 11 (47.83%) CCIP
5 6 (26.09%) CCNA
5 6 (26.09%) VCDX
5 6 (26.09%) VCAP
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.35%) MCTS
6 1 (4.35%) Degree
6 1 (4.35%) MCP
6 1 (4.35%) MCSE
6 1 (4.35%) MCSA
6 1 (4.35%) CCA
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco
2 7 (30.43%) Aruba
3 6 (26.09%) F5
3 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft