The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
England / London
Rank 164 150 105
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -45
Permanent jobs citing LAN 670 890 1199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.03% 2.20% 2.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.69% 13.91% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 569 760 994
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%

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
5279 6399 7128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.99% 15.83% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4491 5413 6035
Median salary £53,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £71,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

LAN Salary Histogram in London

LAN
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the London region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -17 95 £50,000 - 23
Hounslow +24 20 £57,500 -
Chiswick -6 6 £64,750 +52.35%
Romford - 5 £21,500 -
Croydon -11 4 £37,250 -33.77%
Canary Wharf -21 3 £102,500 +51.85%
Hammersmith 0 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Surbiton - 2 - -
Twickenham -1 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Uxbridge -8 1 - -
Docklands, London -8 1 - -
Barnet - 1 £32,739 -
Bromley - 1 £30,000 -
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for LAN.

1 1258 (85.99%) WAN
2 802 (54.82%) Cisco
3 669 (45.73%) Firewall
4 616 (42.11%) Windows
5 433 (29.60%) VMware
6 423 (28.91%) Cisco Certification
7 392 (26.79%) VPN
8 384 (26.25%) Active Directory
9 380 (25.97%) TCP/IP
10 372 (25.43%) Microsoft
11 364 (24.88%) Finance
12 324 (22.15%) VMware Infrastructure
13 313 (21.39%) Data Centre
14 294 (20.10%) Windows Server
14 294 (20.10%) DNS
15 285 (19.48%) CCNP
15 285 (19.48%) Wireless
16 281 (19.21%) BGP
17 267 (18.25%) MPLS
18 265 (18.11%) Linux
19 259 (17.70%) ITIL
20 258 (17.63%) Juniper
21 250 (17.09%) OSPF
22 225 (15.38%) SAN
23 224 (15.31%) Network Security
24 216 (14.76%) DHCP
25 181 (12.37%) Telecoms
26 180 (12.30%) VoIP
27 178 (12.17%) Citrix
28 177 (12.10%) CCNA

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 174 (11.89%) MS Exchange
2 116 (7.93%) IIS
3 93 (6.36%) Apache
4 80 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 69 (4.72%) Skype for Business
6 66 (4.51%) SharePoint
6 66 (4.51%) Tomcat
7 55 (3.76%) Oracle Coherence
8 54 (3.69%) WebSphere
9 52 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2007
10 48 (3.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 47 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2013
12 38 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
13 30 (2.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 12 (0.82%) OpenStack
15 11 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
16 7 (0.48%) Confluence
17 6 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 5 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
19 4 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 156 (10.66%) MS Excel
2 140 (9.57%) MS Office
3 19 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 16 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.62%) Mozilla Thunderbird
5 9 (0.62%) MS Project
6 1 (0.068%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.068%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.068%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.068%) Revit
6 1 (0.068%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 28 (1.91%) RMDS
2 10 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.14%) Eikon
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.068%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 118 (8.07%) Office 365
2 114 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
3 87 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (2.39%) SaaS
5 23 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (1.44%) IaaS
7 17 (1.16%) IBM Cloud
8 9 (0.62%) PaaS
9 8 (0.55%) Mimecast
10 6 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.27%) G Suite
11 4 (0.27%) Google Drive
11 4 (0.27%) OneDrive
12 3 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 3 (0.21%) GitHub
13 2 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.14%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1258 (85.99%) WAN
2 669 (45.73%) Firewall
3 392 (26.79%) VPN
4 380 (25.97%) TCP/IP
5 294 (20.10%) DNS
6 285 (19.48%) Wireless
7 281 (19.21%) BGP
8 267 (18.25%) MPLS
9 250 (17.09%) OSPF
10 225 (15.38%) SAN
11 224 (15.31%) Network Security
12 216 (14.76%) DHCP
13 180 (12.30%) VoIP
14 143 (9.77%) VLAN
15 141 (9.64%) WLAN
16 139 (9.50%) EIGRP
17 137 (9.36%) Cisco ASA
18 127 (8.68%) Multicast
19 105 (7.18%) Wi-Fi
20 101 (6.90%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (8.41%) SQL Server
2 36 (2.46%) Hadoop
3 35 (2.39%) HBase
3 35 (2.39%) MySQL
4 27 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (1.57%) DB2
6 21 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (1.37%) OLAP
7 20 (1.37%) OLTP
7 20 (1.37%) Oracle OLAP
8 14 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (0.75%) Relational Database
10 9 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.34%) Informix
12 3 (0.21%) Big Data
12 3 (0.21%) EDMS
12 3 (0.21%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
2 13 (0.89%) Git (software)
3 11 (0.75%) Subversion
4 9 (0.62%) JIRA
5 5 (0.34%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.21%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.14%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.14%) Trac
7 2 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.068%) git-flow
8 1 (0.068%) Grunt
8 1 (0.068%) gulp
8 1 (0.068%) webpack
General
1 364 (24.88%) Finance
2 181 (12.37%) Telecoms
3 90 (6.15%) Banking
4 78 (5.33%) Retail
5 39 (2.67%) Investment Banking
6 34 (2.32%) Legal
7 31 (2.12%) Law
8 27 (1.85%) Financial Institution
9 24 (1.64%) Marketing
10 22 (1.50%) Publishing
11 15 (1.03%) Back Office
12 14 (0.96%) Games
13 13 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (0.75%) Spanish Language
15 10 (0.68%) Advertising
16 9 (0.62%) Billing
17 7 (0.48%) Online Betting
18 6 (0.41%) Manufacturing
18 6 (0.41%) Multimedia
19 5 (0.34%) French Language
Job Titles
1 369 (25.22%) Network Engineer
2 173 (11.83%) Analyst
3 132 (9.02%) Senior Network Engineer
4 130 (8.89%) Architect
5 129 (8.82%) Support Engineer
6 126 (8.61%) Administrator
7 114 (7.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 105 (7.18%) Cisco Engineer
9 100 (6.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 82 (5.60%) Infrastructure Architect
11 79 (5.40%) Systems Administrator
12 65 (4.44%) Support Analyst
13 55 (3.76%) IT Support
14 52 (3.55%) Consultant
15 51 (3.49%) IT Engineer
16 50 (3.42%) Juniper Engineer
17 49 (3.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 48 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support
18 48 (3.28%) Infrastructure Manager
18 48 (3.28%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (4.51%) Middleware
2 39 (2.67%) Web Services
3 37 (2.53%) XML
4 30 (2.05%) HTML
5 29 (1.98%) XSLT
6 28 (1.91%) Rendezvous
6 28 (1.91%) Ultra Messaging
7 27 (1.85%) 802.1X
8 13 (0.89%) LAMP
9 12 (0.82%) Flash
10 11 (0.75%) .NET
11 3 (0.21%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.21%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (0.21%) REST
11 3 (0.21%) XMPP
12 2 (0.14%) FIX Protocol
12 2 (0.14%) jQuery
12 2 (0.14%) JSON
13 1 (0.068%) .NET Framework
13 1 (0.068%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 313 (21.39%) Data Centre
2 87 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (5.74%) Management Information System
4 49 (3.35%) Computer Science
5 44 (3.01%) Blackberry
5 44 (3.01%) Video Conferencing
6 43 (2.94%) Public Cloud
7 31 (2.12%) BYOD
8 30 (2.05%) Driving Licence
9 27 (1.85%) Smartphone
10 24 (1.64%) Client/Server
11 22 (1.50%) Hedge funds
12 20 (1.37%) Clustering
12 20 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 20 (1.37%) PKI
13 18 (1.23%) iPhone
14 16 (1.09%) Handset
15 15 (1.03%) iPad
16 14 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 13 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 616 (42.11%) Windows
2 294 (20.10%) Windows Server
3 265 (18.11%) Linux
4 167 (11.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 151 (10.32%) Windows 7
6 148 (10.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 88 (6.02%) Windows 8
8 73 (4.99%) Solaris
9 69 (4.72%) Windows 10
10 68 (4.65%) Unix
11 48 (3.28%) Ubuntu
12 47 (3.21%) Mac OS X
13 46 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
14 38 (2.60%) CentOS
15 29 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 25 (1.71%) Android
17 24 (1.64%) Windows XP
18 13 (0.89%) Apple iOS
19 11 (0.75%) Debian
19 11 (0.75%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (17.70%) ITIL
2 164 (11.21%) Network Design
3 135 (9.23%) Disaster Recovery
4 110 (7.52%) Agile Software Development
5 100 (6.84%) Business Continuity
6 95 (6.49%) Project Management
7 90 (6.15%) Information Security
8 87 (5.95%) Service Management
9 86 (5.88%) Network Architecture
10 76 (5.19%) Presales
11 75 (5.13%) Migration
12 74 (5.06%) Change Management
13 71 (4.85%) Mentoring
14 70 (4.78%) Load Balancing
15 68 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
16 66 (4.51%) Problem Management
17 64 (4.37%) Benchmarking
18 63 (4.31%) Network Monitoring
19 59 (4.03%) Network Management
20 58 (3.96%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 149 (10.18%) SQL
2 67 (4.58%) PowerShell
3 49 (3.35%) Java
4 41 (2.80%) Bash Shell
5 39 (2.67%) Python
6 32 (2.19%) Perl
7 31 (2.12%) JavaScript
8 28 (1.91%) Shell Script
9 18 (1.23%) C
10 13 (0.89%) VB
11 6 (0.41%) C#
12 5 (0.34%) VBScript
13 4 (0.27%) Ruby
14 2 (0.14%) PHP
15 1 (0.068%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.068%) C++
15 1 (0.068%) Groovy
15 1 (0.068%) Korn
15 1 (0.068%) Lua
15 1 (0.068%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 423 (28.91%) Cisco Certification
2 285 (19.48%) CCNP
3 177 (12.10%) CCNA
4 168 (11.48%) Degree
5 135 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 100 (6.84%) CCIE
7 96 (6.56%) MCSE
8 57 (3.90%) MCSA
9 54 (3.69%) Security Cleared
10 52 (3.55%) CISSP
11 50 (3.42%) CISM
12 47 (3.21%) MCP
13 38 (2.60%) SC Cleared
14 31 (2.12%) JNCIA
15 28 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
15 28 (1.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 27 (1.85%) MCITP
17 26 (1.78%) CCSA
18 24 (1.64%) CCDP
19 23 (1.57%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (5.88%) SLA
2 54 (3.69%) PCI DSS
3 32 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (1.71%) QA
5 14 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.68%) JSP 440
7 9 (0.62%) COBIT
8 2 (0.14%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.068%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.068%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.068%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.068%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 384 (26.25%) Active Directory
2 324 (22.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 166 (11.35%) Hyper-V
4 75 (5.13%) NFS
5 58 (3.96%) Xen
6 57 (3.90%) SRDF
7 55 (3.76%) Oracle RAC
8 54 (3.69%) KVM
9 46 (3.14%) vSphere
10 44 (3.01%) XenApp
11 41 (2.80%) VMware ESX
12 38 (2.60%) Virtual Servers
13 25 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
14 18 (1.23%) XenServer
15 15 (1.03%) Terminal Services
16 10 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
17 9 (0.62%) XenDesktop
18 7 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
19 6 (0.41%) Firmware
19 6 (0.41%) Squid
Systems Management
1 70 (4.78%) SCCM
2 63 (4.31%) Puppet
3 36 (2.46%) Nagios
4 35 (2.39%) Ansible
4 35 (2.39%) WSUS
5 17 (1.16%) BMC PATROL
5 17 (1.16%) Cisco Prime
5 17 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (1.03%) Cisco CUCM
7 14 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
7 14 (0.96%) SCOM
7 14 (0.96%) ZABBIX
8 13 (0.89%) Backup Exec
9 12 (0.82%) Cisco CME
9 12 (0.82%) Nessus
10 8 (0.55%) Cisco UCCX
10 8 (0.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 8 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
11 7 (0.48%) NetBackup
11 7 (0.48%) Salt
Vendors
1 802 (54.82%) Cisco
2 433 (29.60%) VMware
3 372 (25.43%) Microsoft
4 258 (17.63%) Juniper
5 178 (12.17%) Citrix
6 158 (10.80%) Palo Alto
7 140 (9.57%) CheckPoint
8 114 (7.79%) F5
9 113 (7.72%) EMC
10 112 (7.66%) Oracle
11 103 (7.04%) NetApp
12 95 (6.49%) HP
13 89 (6.08%) SolarWinds
14 64 (4.37%) Avaya
15 63 (4.31%) Riverbed
16 60 (4.10%) Fortinet
17 58 (3.96%) Intel
18 57 (3.90%) Apple
19 55 (3.76%) IBM
20 46 (3.14%) Dell
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent bens and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The North Starr
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37960 - £38285 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Car, OTE, Training, Bonus Commissi
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£90,000 + 15% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £5000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefts
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
H&R Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-40,000 + Good Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago