The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 109 150 132
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -18
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1178 910 1057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.66% 2.00% 2.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.88% 12.35% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 978 770 897
Average salary £42,750 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,300 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
LAN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7417 7367 9378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.75% 16.23% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6280 6039 7960
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in London

LAN
Salary Trend in London

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

LAN Salary Trend in London

LAN
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in London

LAN
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
City of London +46 271 £46,500 -2.10% 34
Hounslow - 18 £52,500 - 1
Greenwich 0 15 £47,500 -7.31%
Uxbridge -2 9 £40,000 +3.89%
New Malden - 8 £47,000 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames -2 7 £45,000 +42.85%
Canary Wharf +33 5 £72,500 -30.95%
Mayfair +2 5 £60,000 +20.00%
Docklands, London -13 5 - -
Croydon +1 4 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Twickenham -3 4 - -
Chiswick - 4 £45,000 -
Hayes - 2 £42,500 -
Wembley +3 1 £21,000 -63.47%
Beckenham -1 1 £21,000 -53.33%
Harrow -3 1 - - 1
Wimbledon -21 1 £25,500 -43.33%
Sidcup - 1 £50,000 -
Stanmore - 1 £21,000 -
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 1874 (83.36%) WAN
2 1248 (55.52%) Windows
3 1155 (51.38%) Cisco
4 850 (37.81%) Firewall
5 760 (33.81%) Active Directory
6 701 (31.18%) Microsoft
7 689 (30.65%) VMware
8 683 (30.38%) Cisco Certification
9 645 (28.69%) VPN
10 615 (27.36%) TCP/IP
11 563 (25.04%) Finance
12 525 (23.35%) MS Exchange
13 505 (22.46%) Windows Server 2008
14 492 (21.89%) DNS
15 483 (21.49%) Citrix
16 473 (21.04%) CCNP
17 469 (20.86%) VMware Infrastructure
18 438 (19.48%) Linux
19 436 (19.40%) SAN
20 431 (19.17%) Wireless
21 419 (18.64%) ITIL
22 417 (18.55%) DHCP
23 391 (17.39%) CCNA
24 383 (17.04%) MS Office
25 355 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
26 351 (15.61%) Juniper
27 350 (15.57%) MS Excel
28 322 (14.32%) MPLS
29 320 (14.23%) Windows 7
30 318 (14.15%) SQL

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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
1 525 (23.35%) MS Exchange
2 287 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 162 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2007
4 140 (6.23%) IIS
5 136 (6.05%) SharePoint
6 122 (5.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 112 (4.98%) Exchange Server 2013
8 100 (4.45%) Apache
9 89 (3.96%) Lync
10 85 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2003
11 68 (3.02%) Tomcat
12 40 (1.78%) Oracle Coherence
13 29 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
14 25 (1.11%) WebSphere
15 21 (0.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 14 (0.62%) CMS
16 14 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
17 12 (0.53%) JBoss
18 11 (0.49%) nginx
19 10 (0.44%) Drupal
Applications
1 383 (17.04%) MS Office
2 350 (15.57%) MS Excel
3 45 (2.00%) MS Visio
3 45 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.44%) MS Project
5 4 (0.18%) SmartSuite
6 1 (0.044%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.044%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.044%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.044%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 29 (1.29%) RMDS
2 16 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.62%) Front Arena
3 14 (0.62%) Eikon
4 9 (0.40%) 3000 Xtra
4 9 (0.40%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 9 (0.40%) Summit
5 7 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (0.31%) ION MarketView
6 5 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.13%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 3 (0.13%) Endur
7 3 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.089%) Tridion
8 2 (0.089%) Agresso
8 2 (0.089%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.089%) ResourceLink
9 1 (0.044%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.044%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 55 (2.45%) Office 365
2 24 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
3 22 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (0.62%) SaaS
6 12 (0.53%) IaaS
7 9 (0.40%) Google Apps
8 8 (0.36%) PaaS
8 8 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.22%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.22%) Route 53
9 5 (0.22%) GitHub
10 1 (0.044%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1874 (83.36%) WAN
2 850 (37.81%) Firewall
3 645 (28.69%) VPN
4 615 (27.36%) TCP/IP
5 492 (21.89%) DNS
6 436 (19.40%) SAN
7 431 (19.17%) Wireless
8 417 (18.55%) DHCP
9 322 (14.32%) MPLS
10 303 (13.48%) VoIP
11 284 (12.63%) BGP
12 276 (12.28%) Internet
13 244 (10.85%) Cisco ASA
14 232 (10.32%) OSPF
15 225 (10.01%) Network Security
16 200 (8.90%) VLAN
17 191 (8.50%) WLAN
18 183 (8.14%) Cisco Nexus
19 169 (7.52%) EIGRP
20 153 (6.81%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (12.72%) SQL Server
2 76 (3.38%) MySQL
3 57 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 52 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 39 (1.73%) Hadoop
5 39 (1.73%) HBase
6 34 (1.51%) MongoDB
7 27 (1.20%) Big Data
7 27 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (1.11%) DB2
9 19 (0.85%) Apache Hive
9 19 (0.85%) Riak
9 19 (0.85%) Mahout
9 19 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
9 19 (0.85%) NoSQL
9 19 (0.85%) Oracle Exadata
9 19 (0.85%) MarkLogic
9 19 (0.85%) Couchbase
9 19 (0.85%) Sqoop
9 19 (0.85%) HCatalog
Development Applications
1 51 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 39 (1.73%) Subversion
3 34 (1.51%) Jenkins
4 17 (0.76%) Hudson
5 14 (0.62%) JIRA
6 8 (0.36%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.22%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.13%) Ant
8 3 (0.13%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.089%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.044%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.044%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.044%) Metasploit
General
1 563 (25.04%) Finance
2 280 (12.46%) Telecoms
3 207 (9.21%) Banking
4 103 (4.58%) Law
5 53 (2.36%) Marketing
6 50 (2.22%) Retail
7 46 (2.05%) Investment Banking
8 41 (1.82%) Financial Institution
9 34 (1.51%) Legal
10 29 (1.29%) Advertising
11 26 (1.16%) Games
12 24 (1.07%) Electronics
13 23 (1.02%) French Language
14 20 (0.89%) Back Office
15 17 (0.76%) German Language
16 16 (0.71%) Publishing
17 14 (0.62%) Billing
18 13 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
18 13 (0.58%) Aerospace
19 10 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 506 (22.51%) Network Engineer
2 354 (15.75%) Analyst
3 198 (8.81%) Architect
4 191 (8.50%) Support Analyst
5 182 (8.10%) Support Engineer
6 141 (6.27%) Administrator
7 131 (5.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 129 (5.74%) Systems Administrator
9 128 (5.69%) Senior Network Engineer
10 125 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
11 117 (5.20%) Desktop Support
12 105 (4.67%) IT Support
13 89 (3.96%) Security Engineer
14 85 (3.78%) Infrastructure Architect
15 83 (3.69%) Systems Engineer
16 76 (3.38%) Consultant
17 72 (3.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 69 (3.07%) Network Analyst
19 67 (2.98%) Network Security Engineer
20 64 (2.85%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (2.49%) Middleware
2 37 (1.65%) Web Services
3 31 (1.38%) XML
4 27 (1.20%) .NET
4 27 (1.20%) CSS
5 26 (1.16%) HTML
6 22 (0.98%) FIX Protocol
7 20 (0.89%) Rendezvous
7 20 (0.89%) XSLT
8 19 (0.85%) LAMP
9 18 (0.80%) SOAP
10 15 (0.67%) XMPP
11 8 (0.36%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (0.31%) Django
12 7 (0.31%) ZeroMQ
13 6 (0.27%) REST
13 6 (0.27%) WSH
14 5 (0.22%) .NET Framework
15 4 (0.18%) COM
15 4 (0.18%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 218 (9.70%) Blackberry
2 168 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
3 109 (4.85%) Hedge funds
4 79 (3.51%) Management Information System
5 66 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 60 (2.67%) Clustering
7 42 (1.87%) Replication
8 41 (1.82%) Client/Server
9 40 (1.78%) Video Conferencing
9 40 (1.78%) iPhone
10 35 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
11 24 (1.07%) CMDB
12 23 (1.02%) Visualisation
13 19 (0.85%) Equities
13 19 (0.85%) CESG
14 17 (0.76%) Mobile App
15 16 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
16 15 (0.67%) EqualLogic
16 15 (0.67%) Handset
16 15 (0.67%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1248 (55.52%) Windows
2 505 (22.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 438 (19.48%) Linux
4 355 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 320 (14.23%) Windows 7
6 253 (11.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 185 (8.23%) Windows XP
8 147 (6.54%) Windows 8
9 133 (5.92%) UNIX
10 100 (4.45%) Solaris
11 87 (3.87%) CentOS
12 72 (3.20%) Android
13 67 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 65 (2.89%) Windows Vista
15 64 (2.85%) Mac OS X
16 39 (1.73%) Ubuntu
17 34 (1.51%) Apple iOS
18 29 (1.29%) Debian
19 25 (1.11%) Mac OS
20 24 (1.07%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 419 (18.64%) ITIL
2 198 (8.81%) Project Management
3 156 (6.94%) Load Balancing
4 139 (6.18%) Network Design
5 135 (6.01%) Disaster Recovery
6 120 (5.34%) Network Management
7 105 (4.67%) Performance Tuning
8 98 (4.36%) Network Monitoring
9 95 (4.23%) Change Management
10 94 (4.18%) Service Delivery
11 93 (4.14%) Migration
12 92 (4.09%) PRINCE2
13 91 (4.05%) Service Management
14 90 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
15 85 (3.78%) Time Management
16 78 (3.47%) Information Security
17 75 (3.34%) CRM
18 73 (3.25%) Benchmarking
19 65 (2.89%) Asset Management
20 61 (2.71%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 318 (14.15%) SQL
2 83 (3.69%) Python
3 71 (3.16%) Perl
4 70 (3.11%) Bash Shell
5 69 (3.07%) PowerShell
6 52 (2.31%) Java
7 33 (1.47%) C
8 32 (1.42%) VBScript
9 28 (1.25%) PHP
10 22 (0.98%) JavaScript
11 18 (0.80%) Shell Script
12 17 (0.76%) VB
13 16 (0.71%) Ruby
13 16 (0.71%) C++
14 11 (0.49%) C#
15 10 (0.44%) VBA
16 9 (0.40%) T-SQL
17 7 (0.31%) Korn
18 6 (0.27%) AWK
19 3 (0.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 683 (30.38%) Cisco Certification
2 473 (21.04%) CCNP
3 391 (17.39%) CCNA
4 289 (12.86%) Degree
5 225 (10.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 153 (6.81%) CCIE
7 120 (5.34%) MCSE
8 102 (4.54%) Security Cleared
9 83 (3.69%) SC Cleared
10 79 (3.51%) MCSA
11 75 (3.34%) MCITP
12 67 (2.98%) CCDP
13 52 (2.31%) CCDA
13 52 (2.31%) MCP
14 48 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 44 (1.96%) MCTS
16 41 (1.82%) CISSP
17 39 (1.73%) CCSE
18 35 (1.56%) A+ Certification
19 26 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (6.23%) SLA
2 29 (1.29%) PCI DSS
3 27 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (0.93%) QA
5 8 (0.36%) COBIT
5 8 (0.36%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 5 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.18%) BS7799
9 1 (0.044%) BS15000
System Software
1 760 (33.81%) Active Directory
2 469 (20.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 184 (8.19%) XenApp
4 141 (6.27%) Hyper-V
5 131 (5.83%) vSphere
6 79 (3.51%) NFS
7 70 (3.11%) VMware ESX
8 62 (2.76%) VMware ESXi
9 57 (2.54%) XenServer
10 52 (2.31%) XenDesktop
11 51 (2.27%) SRDF
12 44 (1.96%) MetaFrame
13 40 (1.78%) Oracle RAC
14 37 (1.65%) Firmware
15 30 (1.33%) Terminal Services
16 28 (1.25%) Samba
17 19 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 19 (0.85%) Apache Flume
18 17 (0.76%) HDFS
19 16 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 76 (3.38%) SCCM
2 70 (3.11%) WSUS
3 66 (2.94%) Backup Exec
3 66 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
4 65 (2.89%) Norton AntiVirus
5 61 (2.71%) CiscoWorks
6 60 (2.67%) Puppet
7 50 (2.22%) OpenView
8 48 (2.14%) SCOM
9 35 (1.56%) Nagios
10 31 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
11 23 (1.02%) Cisco UCCX
12 21 (0.93%) Cisco Prime
13 19 (0.85%) Oozie
13 19 (0.85%) Ambari
14 14 (0.62%) MOM
15 13 (0.58%) Cacti
15 13 (0.58%) SELinux
16 11 (0.49%) Icinga
17 10 (0.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1155 (51.38%) Cisco
2 701 (31.18%) Microsoft
3 689 (30.65%) VMware
4 483 (21.49%) Citrix
5 351 (15.61%) Juniper
6 316 (14.06%) CheckPoint
7 287 (12.77%) HP
8 191 (8.50%) F5
9 180 (8.01%) NetApp
10 162 (7.21%) EMC
11 148 (6.58%) Red Hat
12 141 (6.27%) Oracle
13 129 (5.74%) SolarWinds
14 125 (5.56%) Dell
14 125 (5.56%) Avaya
15 99 (4.40%) Symantec
16 79 (3.51%) Apple
17 78 (3.47%) Mitel
18 77 (3.43%) Bloomberg
19 75 (3.34%) Intel
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42500 per annum + £3,000 on-call + OT + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Imperative People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Car, bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + strong package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum PENSION HEALTH CARE GYM MEMBERSHIP L
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-37,000 + on-call allowance + exceptional benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Over Time
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £5k Travel Allowance + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago