The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 49 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 5 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.21% 1.32% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 6.25% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
LAN
Leicestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
50 112 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 12.08% 21.09% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 34 93 74
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £48,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

LAN
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

LAN Salary Trend in Leicester

LAN
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Leicester

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 13 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (38.46%) Firewall
5 5 (38.46%) MS Office
5 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
5 5 (38.46%) VoIP
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) Solaris
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco
6 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
7 3 (23.08%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (23.08%) Wireless
7 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
7 3 (23.08%) CCNP
7 3 (23.08%) CCNA
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (23.08%) SAN
7 3 (23.08%) Project Management
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL
7 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
8 2 (15.38%) VPN
8 2 (15.38%) Change Management
8 2 (15.38%) Internet
8 2 (15.38%) OSPF
8 2 (15.38%) BGP
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) VoIP
3 3 (23.08%) Structured Cabling
3 3 (23.08%) Wireless
3 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 3 (23.08%) SAN
4 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) OSPF
4 2 (15.38%) BGP
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) FTP
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) IT Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
2 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Solaris
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) Project Management
1 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
2 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) SIEM
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNP
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.69%) CCDP
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
2 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) IronPort
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Google
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