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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 51 62 56
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 5 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.18% 0.52% 2.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.41% 3.23% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 10
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -33.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £25,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
78 62 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 18.35% 16.19% 21.40%
Number of salaries quoted 74 59 75
Average salary £48,750 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.28% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 September 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Leicester

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 21 (95.45%) WAN
2 14 (63.64%) Cisco
3 13 (59.09%) Windows
4 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
6 9 (40.91%) MS Office
7 8 (36.36%) Linux
7 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
8 7 (31.82%) Oracle
8 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
8 7 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (31.82%) Firewall
8 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
8 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
9 6 (27.27%) Migration
9 6 (27.27%) Wireless
9 6 (27.27%) CCNP
9 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (27.27%) SAN
9 6 (27.27%) IIS
9 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
9 6 (27.27%) DHCP
9 6 (27.27%) DNS
10 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
10 5 (22.73%) HP
10 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
10 5 (22.73%) VPN
10 5 (22.73%) HPUX

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
2 6 (27.27%) IIS
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) Site Server
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Lync
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Office
2 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) IaaS
1 5 (22.73%) PaaS
2 3 (13.64%) Office 365
3 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (95.45%) WAN
2 7 (31.82%) Firewall
3 6 (27.27%) Wireless
3 6 (27.27%) SAN
3 6 (27.27%) DHCP
3 6 (27.27%) DNS
4 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
4 5 (22.73%) VPN
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (13.64%) EIGRP
5 3 (13.64%) VoIP
5 3 (13.64%) FTP
5 3 (13.64%) DMVPN
6 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (9.09%) IP Telephony
7 1 (4.55%) BGP
7 1 (4.55%) WLAN
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.55%) PABX
7 1 (4.55%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
2 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
2 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 5 (22.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Administrator
1 5 (22.73%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (22.73%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Desktop Support
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) ASP Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) XML
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Clustering
1 5 (22.73%) iPhone
2 4 (18.18%) Fat Client
2 4 (18.18%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Linux
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (22.73%) HPUX
4 5 (22.73%) UNIX
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (27.27%) Migration
3 5 (22.73%) Software Licensing
4 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (9.09%) Network Design
5 2 (9.09%) Network Planning
5 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Change Control
6 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Java
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
1 2 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) CCNP
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) CCIE
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
3 4 (18.18%) XenApp
3 4 (18.18%) XenDesktop
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Cisco
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) Oracle
4 5 (22.73%) HP
4 5 (22.73%) Apple
5 4 (18.18%) VMware
5 4 (18.18%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) NetApp
6 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.55%) Sage
6 1 (4.55%) Dell
6 1 (4.55%) EMC
6 1 (4.55%) IronPort