The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 63 86 63
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -23
Permanent jobs citing LAN 19 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.48% 1.26% 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.97% 5.24% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 15
Average salary £27,500 £30,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.56% -27.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £22,300 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £44,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
LAN
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
136 210 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.73% 24.11% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 121 191 84
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

LAN
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

LAN Salary Trend in Leicestershire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

LAN
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Loughborough +8 8 £27,500 +22.22%
Hinckley +9 6 £28,750 -54.00%
Leicester +21 1 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Lutterworth - 1 £22,500 -
LAN
East Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 26 (100.00%) WAN
2 16 (61.54%) Windows
3 15 (57.69%) VMware
4 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (50.00%) Firewall
6 12 (46.15%) MS Exchange
6 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
7 10 (38.46%) MS Office
8 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
8 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
9 8 (30.77%) Internet
9 8 (30.77%) Cisco
9 8 (30.77%) DNS
10 7 (26.92%) Citrix
10 7 (26.92%) XenApp
11 5 (19.23%) SAN
11 5 (19.23%) NetApp
12 4 (15.38%) Linux
12 4 (15.38%) vSphere
12 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (15.38%) vCloud
12 4 (15.38%) Replication
13 3 (11.54%) Finance
13 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
13 3 (11.54%) ITIL
13 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 12 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Office
2 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) WAN
2 13 (50.00%) Firewall
3 8 (30.77%) Internet
3 8 (30.77%) DNS
4 5 (19.23%) SAN
5 2 (7.69%) IP Telephony
5 2 (7.69%) VPN
5 2 (7.69%) DHCP
5 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.85%) Wireless
6 1 (3.85%) Frame Relay
6 1 (3.85%) IPsec
6 1 (3.85%) MPLS
6 1 (3.85%) OSPF
6 1 (3.85%) BGP
6 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
6 1 (3.85%) RIP
6 1 (3.85%) SNMP
6 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) Support Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Technical Support Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Technical Support
5 4 (15.38%) Network Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (15.38%) Server Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Server Support Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Server Support
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (7.69%) ASP Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Replication
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (15.38%) Linux
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) ITIL
2 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
2 2 (7.69%) Project Management
2 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
2 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (7.69%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (3.85%) Change Control
3 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.85%) Migration
3 1 (3.85%) High Availability
3 1 (3.85%) Change Management
3 1 (3.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
1 2 (7.69%) VB
1 2 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) Perl
2 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.85%) Korn
2 1 (3.85%) Bourne shell
2 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) CCNP
2 2 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 7 (26.92%) XenApp
4 4 (15.38%) vSphere
4 4 (15.38%) vCloud
5 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) VMware
2 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco
4 7 (26.92%) Citrix
5 5 (19.23%) NetApp
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle
6 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.85%) Mitel
7 1 (3.85%) WatchGuard
7 1 (3.85%) Veeam
7 1 (3.85%) Meraki
7 1 (3.85%) Dell
7 1 (3.85%) EMC
7 1 (3.85%) Sage
7 1 (3.85%) Juniper
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago