The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 79 70 77
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing LAN 7 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.72% 1.33% 1.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.14% 6.98% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 12
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £23,800 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -2.59%
Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
169 129 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.39% 19.11% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 134 124 103
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
East Midlands

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Leicester -4 6 £45,000 +66.66% 1
LAN
East Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 25 (96.15%) WAN
2 18 (69.23%) Cisco
3 12 (46.15%) Windows
4 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
5 9 (34.62%) CCNP
5 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (34.62%) Firewall
6 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
6 8 (30.77%) Linux
7 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
7 7 (26.92%) DNS
8 6 (23.08%) Wireless
8 6 (23.08%) SAN
8 6 (23.08%) VoIP
8 6 (23.08%) DHCP
8 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
8 6 (23.08%) MS Office
8 6 (23.08%) Migration
8 6 (23.08%) Clustering
8 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
9 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (19.23%) PaaS
9 5 (19.23%) IaaS
9 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
9 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
9 5 (19.23%) iPhone
9 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 5 (19.23%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Lync
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) Site Server
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 6 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) PaaS
1 5 (19.23%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (96.15%) WAN
2 9 (34.62%) Firewall
3 7 (26.92%) DNS
4 6 (23.08%) Wireless
4 6 (23.08%) SAN
4 6 (23.08%) VoIP
4 6 (23.08%) DHCP
4 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (15.38%) EIGRP
6 4 (15.38%) VPN
6 4 (15.38%) DMVPN
7 3 (11.54%) FTP
8 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (3.85%) PABX
9 1 (3.85%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (3.85%) WLAN
9 1 (3.85%) MPLS
9 1 (3.85%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
2 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
2 5 (19.23%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
1 5 (19.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Network Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (19.23%) Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Desktop Support
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) ASP Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Technician
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) XML
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Clustering
2 5 (19.23%) iPhone
3 4 (15.38%) Thin Client
3 4 (15.38%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Linux
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (19.23%) UNIX
3 5 (19.23%) HPUX
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Migration
2 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (15.38%) Network Design
3 4 (15.38%) Network Planning
4 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL
4 3 (11.54%) Change Management
5 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) High Availability
6 1 (3.85%) Change Control
6 1 (3.85%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Java
1 2 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) CCNP
1 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (19.23%) CCIE
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 4 (15.38%) XenApp
3 4 (15.38%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Cisco
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 5 (19.23%) HP
3 5 (19.23%) Apple
4 4 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (3.85%) IronPort
6 1 (3.85%) Dell
6 1 (3.85%) EMC
6 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) NetApp
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + on call payments
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago