The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 137 131 157
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +26
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1033 941 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.17% 2.13% 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.44% 12.61% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 878 820 778
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -2.59%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7684 7464 8407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.15% 16.88% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6383 6126 7138
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
England

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 22 July 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 22 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
City of London +18 304 £50,000 -4.76% 39
Brentford +9 20 £65,000 -
Canary Wharf +9 7 £140,000 +143.47%
Wimbledon -9 7 £27,500 -38.88%
Mayfair - 7 £55,000 -
Harrow -2 6 £44,000 +35.38% 1
Bromley -9 4 £23,500 -52.04% 1
Croydon -2 3 £38,750 -11.42% 2
Kingston Upon Thames -11 3 £27,500 -58.33%
Hounslow -12 3 £38,750 +23.01% 3
Docklands, London -17 3 £50,000 -16.66%
West Drayton +2 2 £52,500 +43.83%
South Croydon - 2 £47,500 -
Edgware 0 1 £33,000 +15.78%
Wembley -5 1 £30,000 -23.07% 1
Hayes -6 1 £51,500 +28.75% 1
Ilford - 1 £37,500 - 1
New Malden - 1 - -
Greenwich - 1 £22,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £21,500 - 1
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1736 (83.62%) WAN
2 1150 (55.39%) Windows
3 1105 (53.23%) Cisco
4 732 (35.26%) Firewall
5 701 (33.77%) Active Directory
6 699 (33.67%) VMware
7 677 (32.61%) Microsoft
8 631 (30.39%) TCP/IP
9 605 (29.14%) VPN
10 565 (27.22%) DNS
11 533 (25.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 531 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
13 498 (23.99%) MS Exchange
14 475 (22.88%) VMware Infrastructure
15 442 (21.29%) SAN
16 435 (20.95%) Finance
17 422 (20.33%) ITIL
18 414 (19.94%) DHCP
19 403 (19.41%) Linux
20 369 (17.77%) Wireless
21 368 (17.73%) Citrix
22 366 (17.63%) MS Excel
23 359 (17.29%) Windows 7
24 355 (17.10%) Windows Server 2003
25 353 (17.00%) SQL Server
26 348 (16.76%) HP
27 326 (15.70%) SQL
28 320 (15.41%) CCNP
29 318 (15.32%) CCNA
30 315 (15.17%) Microsoft Certification

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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
1 498 (23.99%) MS Exchange
2 250 (12.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 153 (7.37%) SharePoint
4 142 (6.84%) Exchange Server 2007
5 118 (5.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 106 (5.11%) IIS
7 79 (3.81%) Lync
8 68 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2003
9 61 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
10 48 (2.31%) WebSphere
10 48 (2.31%) Apache
11 43 (2.07%) Oracle Coherence
12 29 (1.40%) Tomcat
13 20 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
14 15 (0.72%) Confluence
15 14 (0.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 13 (0.63%) IBM Notes
17 12 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
18 11 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
19 10 (0.48%) WorkSite
Applications
1 366 (17.63%) MS Excel
2 283 (13.63%) MS Office
3 37 (1.78%) MS Visio
3 37 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.58%) MS Project
5 6 (0.29%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.096%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.096%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.048%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 24 (1.16%) RMDS
1 24 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.63%) Summit
3 12 (0.58%) Front Arena
3 12 (0.58%) Eikon
4 11 (0.53%) Movex
5 10 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (0.48%) 3000 Xtra
5 10 (0.48%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 5 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.096%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.096%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.096%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.048%) Tridion
9 1 (0.048%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 58 (2.79%) Office 365
2 31 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (1.06%) SaaS
4 19 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
4 19 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (0.77%) IaaS
6 14 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (0.63%) PaaS
8 6 (0.29%) Joyent
9 1 (0.048%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1736 (83.62%) WAN
2 732 (35.26%) Firewall
3 631 (30.39%) TCP/IP
4 605 (29.14%) VPN
5 565 (27.22%) DNS
6 442 (21.29%) SAN
7 414 (19.94%) DHCP
8 369 (17.77%) Wireless
9 289 (13.92%) MPLS
10 273 (13.15%) VoIP
11 257 (12.38%) BGP
12 200 (9.63%) NAS
13 195 (9.39%) Internet
14 193 (9.30%) OSPF
15 189 (9.10%) Network Security
16 176 (8.48%) Cisco ASA
17 166 (8.00%) EIGRP
18 160 (7.71%) VLAN
19 117 (5.64%) WLAN
20 116 (5.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 353 (17.00%) SQL Server
2 73 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 59 (2.84%) Hadoop
4 50 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
5 49 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 47 (2.26%) MySQL
7 43 (2.07%) HBase
7 43 (2.07%) Big Data
8 39 (1.88%) DB2
9 37 (1.78%) Mahout
9 37 (1.78%) Oracle Exadata
10 34 (1.64%) MongoDB
11 32 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
11 32 (1.54%) NoSQL
12 31 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
13 29 (1.40%) Apache Hive
13 29 (1.40%) Riak
13 29 (1.40%) MarkLogic
13 29 (1.40%) Couchbase
13 29 (1.40%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 33 (1.59%) Git (software)
2 26 (1.25%) Subversion
3 18 (0.87%) Jenkins
4 16 (0.77%) JIRA
5 13 (0.63%) Hudson
6 10 (0.48%) Visual Studio
7 8 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
7 8 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (0.34%) Metasploit
9 6 (0.29%) Selenium
10 5 (0.24%) FitNesse
10 5 (0.24%) LoadRunner
11 4 (0.19%) JUnit
12 3 (0.14%) Maven
13 1 (0.048%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 1 (0.048%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.048%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.048%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.048%) Rational DOORS
General
1 435 (20.95%) Finance
2 180 (8.67%) Telecoms
3 134 (6.45%) Banking
4 116 (5.59%) Law
5 72 (3.47%) Retail
6 59 (2.84%) Marketing
7 47 (2.26%) Advertising
8 43 (2.07%) Legal
9 31 (1.49%) Publishing
10 23 (1.11%) Electronics
11 21 (1.01%) French Language
12 19 (0.92%) Back Office
13 13 (0.63%) Games
13 13 (0.63%) Spanish Language
14 12 (0.58%) Manufacturing
15 10 (0.48%) Billing
16 9 (0.43%) Investment Banking
16 9 (0.43%) Financial Institution
17 8 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (0.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 391 (18.83%) Analyst
2 382 (18.40%) Network Engineer
3 207 (9.97%) Support Analyst
4 191 (9.20%) Architect
5 167 (8.04%) Support Engineer
6 157 (7.56%) Administrator
7 127 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
8 110 (5.30%) Network Analyst
9 108 (5.20%) Senior Network Engineer
10 106 (5.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 97 (4.67%) Systems Engineer
12 94 (4.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 91 (4.38%) Consultant
14 78 (3.76%) IT Support
15 77 (3.71%) Infrastructure Architect
16 75 (3.61%) 2nd Line Support
17 72 (3.47%) Team Leader
18 71 (3.42%) Desktop Support
19 70 (3.37%) Network Support
20 68 (3.28%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (2.17%) .NET
2 42 (2.02%) Middleware
3 37 (1.78%) MapReduce
4 34 (1.64%) SOAP
5 30 (1.45%) Web Services
6 23 (1.11%) XML
7 18 (0.87%) LAMP
8 17 (0.82%) HTML
9 16 (0.77%) COM
10 15 (0.72%) XSLT
11 14 (0.67%) Rendezvous
12 12 (0.58%) JSON
13 9 (0.43%) Django
14 7 (0.34%) ZeroMQ
14 7 (0.34%) WSH
15 6 (0.29%) CSS
16 4 (0.19%) J2EE
16 4 (0.19%) FIX Protocol
17 2 (0.096%) OC4J
17 2 (0.096%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 190 (9.15%) Blackberry
2 92 (4.43%) Computer Science
3 76 (3.66%) Management Information System
4 64 (3.08%) Video Conferencing
5 63 (3.03%) Hedge funds
6 53 (2.55%) Clustering
7 35 (1.69%) Replication
8 30 (1.45%) Visualisation
9 29 (1.40%) Statistics
10 28 (1.35%) iPhone
11 27 (1.30%) Client/Server
12 26 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
13 22 (1.06%) SecurID
14 18 (0.87%) Mathematics
14 18 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
15 17 (0.82%) Digital Media
15 17 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
16 16 (0.77%) Smartphone
17 15 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 14 (0.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1150 (55.39%) Windows
2 533 (25.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 403 (19.41%) Linux
4 359 (17.29%) Windows 7
5 355 (17.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 218 (10.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 138 (6.65%) UNIX
8 119 (5.73%) Windows XP
9 106 (5.11%) Windows 8
10 84 (4.05%) Solaris
11 64 (3.08%) Android
12 58 (2.79%) Mac OS X
13 49 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 40 (1.93%) Windows Vista
15 37 (1.78%) CentOS
16 27 (1.30%) Ubuntu
17 18 (0.87%) Apple iOS
18 17 (0.82%) Mac OS
19 14 (0.67%) Debian
20 12 (0.58%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 422 (20.33%) ITIL
2 162 (7.80%) Project Management
3 159 (7.66%) Network Design
4 134 (6.45%) Load Balancing
5 115 (5.54%) Performance Tuning
6 114 (5.49%) Change Management
7 111 (5.35%) Network Management
8 90 (4.34%) E-Commerce
9 87 (4.19%) Service Delivery
10 83 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 83 (4.00%) Benchmarking
11 81 (3.90%) Service Management
12 71 (3.42%) PRINCE2
13 67 (3.23%) CRM
14 56 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
14 56 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
15 54 (2.60%) Information Security
16 53 (2.55%) Network Architecture
17 50 (2.41%) Migration
18 48 (2.31%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 326 (15.70%) SQL
2 76 (3.66%) Java
3 64 (3.08%) Python
3 64 (3.08%) PowerShell
4 34 (1.64%) Perl
5 27 (1.30%) C
5 27 (1.30%) Shell Script
5 27 (1.30%) Bash Shell
6 24 (1.16%) VB
7 22 (1.06%) JavaScript
8 20 (0.96%) C++
9 16 (0.77%) VBScript
10 12 (0.58%) C#
11 8 (0.39%) R
12 6 (0.29%) PHP
13 5 (0.24%) Ruby
14 3 (0.14%) Korn
14 3 (0.14%) AWK
15 2 (0.096%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.048%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 531 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
2 320 (15.41%) CCNP
3 318 (15.32%) CCNA
4 315 (15.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 309 (14.88%) Degree
6 196 (9.44%) MCSE
7 129 (6.21%) MCITP
8 113 (5.44%) MCSA
9 89 (4.29%) CCIE
10 57 (2.75%) MCP
11 55 (2.65%) Security Cleared
12 48 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 48 (2.31%) CCDP
13 46 (2.22%) SC Cleared
14 40 (1.93%) CCSE
15 39 (1.88%) MCTS
16 25 (1.20%) CCSA
16 25 (1.20%) CCSP
17 24 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 23 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (8.14%) SLA
2 53 (2.55%) PCI DSS
3 40 (1.93%) QA
4 18 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.34%) COBIT
6 4 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.14%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.048%) BS7799
8 1 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 701 (33.77%) Active Directory
2 475 (22.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 180 (8.67%) Hyper-V
4 125 (6.02%) XenApp
5 80 (3.85%) vSphere
5 80 (3.85%) VMware ESX
6 68 (3.28%) NFS
7 59 (2.84%) VMware ESXi
8 53 (2.55%) Terminal Services
9 47 (2.26%) XenServer
10 44 (2.12%) Oracle RAC
11 42 (2.02%) SRDF
12 39 (1.88%) MetaFrame
13 32 (1.54%) XenDesktop
14 29 (1.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 29 (1.40%) Apache Flume
14 29 (1.40%) HDFS
15 15 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
16 14 (0.67%) UAG
17 13 (0.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 83 (4.00%) SCCM
2 72 (3.47%) WSUS
3 61 (2.94%) Backup Exec
4 57 (2.75%) Norton AntiVirus
5 45 (2.17%) CiscoWorks
5 45 (2.17%) Puppet
6 38 (1.83%) Nagios
7 31 (1.49%) SCOM
8 29 (1.40%) Ambari
8 29 (1.40%) Oozie
9 28 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
10 27 (1.30%) HP NNM
11 25 (1.20%) NetBackup
12 20 (0.96%) MOM
13 19 (0.92%) OpenView
14 16 (0.77%) Cisco Prime
15 14 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
15 14 (0.67%) Cacti
16 10 (0.48%) Ganglia
17 9 (0.43%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 1105 (53.23%) Cisco
2 699 (33.67%) VMware
3 677 (32.61%) Microsoft
4 368 (17.73%) Citrix
5 348 (16.76%) HP
6 290 (13.97%) Juniper
7 251 (12.09%) CheckPoint
8 182 (8.77%) Oracle
9 172 (8.29%) F5
10 149 (7.18%) NetApp
11 136 (6.55%) EMC
12 128 (6.17%) Dell
13 116 (5.59%) SolarWinds
14 105 (5.06%) Symantec
15 90 (4.34%) Intel
16 86 (4.14%) IBM
17 82 (3.95%) Apple
18 74 (3.56%) Bloomberg
19 69 (3.32%) Avaya
20 66 (3.18%) Riverbed
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