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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 61 64 84
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +20
Permanent jobs citing LAN 11 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.55% 1.57% 1.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.65% 7.48% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 16
Average salary £41,250 £25,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.00% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
114 147 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 16.08% 21.03% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 97 132 182
Average salary £41,250 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 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
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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
Leicester +6 9 £41,250 +10.00% 1
LAN
East Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 47 (100.00%) WAN
2 26 (55.32%) Windows
3 23 (48.94%) Microsoft
4 21 (44.68%) Cisco
4 21 (44.68%) Windows Server
5 16 (34.04%) MS Exchange
6 15 (31.91%) TCP/IP
6 15 (31.91%) Windows 7
7 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
8 13 (27.66%) Project Management
9 12 (25.53%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
9 12 (25.53%) Firewall
10 10 (21.28%) ITIL
10 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (21.28%) Hyper-V
10 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
11 9 (19.15%) Network Design
11 9 (19.15%) CCNP
12 8 (17.02%) Internet
12 8 (17.02%) VoIP
12 8 (17.02%) MS Office
12 8 (17.02%) VMware
12 8 (17.02%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (14.89%) CCNA
13 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 16 (34.04%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (12.77%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
2 8 (17.02%) MS Office
3 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Office 365
2 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (100.00%) WAN
2 15 (31.91%) TCP/IP
3 12 (25.53%) Firewall
4 8 (17.02%) Internet
4 8 (17.02%) VoIP
5 6 (12.77%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (12.77%) DHCP
5 6 (12.77%) DNS
6 4 (8.51%) Broadband
6 4 (8.51%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (8.51%) Junos
6 4 (8.51%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (8.51%) SAN
6 4 (8.51%) Skype
6 4 (8.51%) WebEx
6 4 (8.51%) Wireless
7 3 (6.38%) Network Security
7 3 (6.38%) VPN
8 2 (4.26%) OSPF
8 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) MySQL
1 5 (10.64%) RDBMS
1 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (12.77%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.64%) Finance
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Network Engineer
2 9 (19.15%) Analyst
2 9 (19.15%) Consultant
2 9 (19.15%) IT Support
2 9 (19.15%) Support Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) IT Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) IT Support Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Technical Consultant
4 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (12.77%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) IT Manager
6 5 (10.64%) Support Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Windows Server Support
7 4 (8.51%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 4 (8.51%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) EPoS
4 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) Windows
2 21 (44.68%) Windows Server
3 15 (31.91%) Windows 7
4 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (12.77%) Windows 8
6 5 (10.64%) CentOS
6 5 (10.64%) Linux
7 4 (8.51%) Windows 10
8 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.13%) Android
9 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Project Management
2 10 (21.28%) ITIL
3 9 (19.15%) Network Design
4 8 (17.02%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.64%) Incident Management
6 4 (8.51%) Presales
6 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.38%) Change Management
7 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.26%) Network Management
8 2 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (4.26%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.26%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.26%) Service Management
9 1 (2.13%) Computer Security
9 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.13%) Line Management
9 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (19.15%) CCNP
3 7 (14.89%) CCNA
3 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (12.77%) MCP
5 4 (8.51%) MCSA
6 3 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (6.38%) MCSE
7 2 (4.26%) Degree
8 1 (2.13%) CCDA
8 1 (2.13%) HND
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
2 10 (21.28%) Hyper-V
3 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) AirWatch
1 1 (2.13%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) Microsoft
2 21 (44.68%) Cisco
3 8 (17.02%) VMware
4 6 (12.77%) Oracle
5 5 (10.64%) Avaya
5 5 (10.64%) Citrix
5 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
6 4 (8.51%) HP
7 3 (6.38%) WatchGuard
8 2 (4.26%) EMC
8 2 (4.26%) IronPort
8 2 (4.26%) NetApp
8 2 (4.26%) SAP
9 1 (2.13%) Apple
9 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.13%) Dell
9 1 (2.13%) Juniper
9 1 (2.13%) Mitel
9 1 (2.13%) Remedy
9 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds