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

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 148 96 177
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +81
Permanent jobs citing LAN 915 1275 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.24% 3.07% 1.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.12% 17.36% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 796 1060 676
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
6478 7346 6997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.84% 17.68% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5496 6200 5644
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 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
(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 -27 166 £52,500 +5.00% 24
Croydon +16 22 £57,500 - 1
Canary Wharf +1 7 £67,500 -6.89%
Kingston Upon Thames -7 7 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Docklands, London +16 5 £52,000 -
Hammersmith -3 5 £45,000 +69.81%
Harrow +3 4 - -
Greenwich -3 3 £31,500 +10.52%
Chiswick -10 3 £30,000 -33.33%
Feltham - 3 £57,500 - 1
Greenford - 2 £34,500 -
Uxbridge +2 1 £24,000 -49.47%
Mayfair 0 1 £37,500 -37.50%
Wimbledon -1 1 £34,500 -31.00% 1
Twickenham -6 1 £42,500 -
Hounslow -11 1 - -
Southwark - 1 £32,000 -
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1575 (87.35%) WAN
2 974 (54.02%) Cisco
3 912 (50.58%) Firewall
4 892 (49.47%) Windows
5 604 (33.50%) Microsoft
6 593 (32.89%) Cisco Certification
7 568 (31.50%) Active Directory
8 565 (31.34%) VMware
9 523 (29.01%) VPN
10 470 (26.07%) Finance
11 445 (24.68%) Windows Server
12 410 (22.74%) Data Centre
12 410 (22.74%) VMware Infrastructure
13 402 (22.30%) TCP/IP
14 382 (21.19%) CCNP
15 380 (21.08%) ITIL
16 369 (20.47%) Windows Server 2008
17 351 (19.47%) MS Exchange
18 343 (19.02%) Wireless
19 335 (18.58%) MPLS
20 322 (17.86%) Linux
21 315 (17.47%) Network Security
22 307 (17.03%) Citrix
23 292 (16.20%) CCNA
24 291 (16.14%) DNS
25 274 (15.20%) SAN
26 269 (14.92%) MS Excel
27 261 (14.48%) BGP
28 255 (14.14%) Juniper
28 255 (14.14%) Windows Server 2012

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 351 (19.47%) MS Exchange
2 197 (10.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 136 (7.54%) Skype for Business
4 121 (6.71%) SharePoint
5 104 (5.77%) IIS
6 83 (4.60%) Apache
7 79 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 79 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 77 (4.27%) Tomcat
9 43 (2.38%) JBoss
10 33 (1.83%) WebSphere
11 30 (1.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 25 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
13 15 (0.83%) Confluence
14 14 (0.78%) Oracle Coherence
14 14 (0.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 13 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
16 12 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
17 9 (0.50%) nginx
18 7 (0.39%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 269 (14.92%) MS Excel
2 254 (14.09%) MS Office
3 50 (2.77%) MS Visio
4 28 (1.55%) MS Project
5 19 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.28%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.11%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.055%) Revit
Business Applications
1 13 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
1 13 (0.72%) RMDS
2 11 (0.61%) ION MarketView
3 10 (0.55%) Cognos Planning
3 10 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (0.55%) ResourceLink
3 10 (0.55%) Unit4 Business World
4 8 (0.44%) SAP CRM
5 6 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.055%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.055%) SAP CCM
9 1 (0.055%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.055%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 160 (8.87%) Office 365
2 73 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
3 60 (3.33%) IaaS
4 44 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 41 (2.27%) Mimecast
6 27 (1.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 22 (1.22%) SaaS
8 19 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (1.00%) Yammer
10 12 (0.67%) PaaS
11 4 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 2 (0.11%) GitHub
13 1 (0.055%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.055%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.055%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1575 (87.35%) WAN
2 912 (50.58%) Firewall
3 523 (29.01%) VPN
4 402 (22.30%) TCP/IP
5 343 (19.02%) Wireless
6 335 (18.58%) MPLS
7 315 (17.47%) Network Security
8 291 (16.14%) DNS
9 274 (15.20%) SAN
10 261 (14.48%) BGP
11 248 (13.75%) VoIP
12 233 (12.92%) OSPF
13 225 (12.48%) Cisco ASA
14 222 (12.31%) DHCP
15 220 (12.20%) Cisco Nexus
16 218 (12.09%) Internet
17 202 (11.20%) VLAN
18 157 (8.71%) EIGRP
19 147 (8.15%) Cisco IOS
20 134 (7.43%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 70 (3.88%) MySQL
3 40 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (1.22%) Relational Database
5 19 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (0.78%) Hadoop
7 14 (0.78%) HBase
7 14 (0.78%) Oracle Database
8 11 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (0.61%) RDBMS
9 10 (0.55%) Cognos Impromptu
10 9 (0.50%) Couchbase
10 9 (0.50%) MongoDB
10 9 (0.50%) NoSQL
11 5 (0.28%) GIS
12 4 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.17%) Data Mart
14 2 (0.11%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 21 (1.16%) Jenkins
2 17 (0.94%) JIRA
3 15 (0.83%) Hudson
4 12 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 9 (0.50%) Git (software)
6 8 (0.44%) Subversion
7 7 (0.39%) Maven
8 6 (0.33%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.22%) InstallShield
9 4 (0.22%) MSI
10 2 (0.11%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.11%) JUnit
10 2 (0.11%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.11%) Selenium
10 2 (0.11%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.11%) TestNG
11 1 (0.055%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.055%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.055%) git-flow
General
1 470 (26.07%) Finance
2 167 (9.26%) Telecoms
3 155 (8.60%) Banking
4 89 (4.94%) Retail
5 69 (3.83%) Financial Institution
6 49 (2.72%) Legal
7 48 (2.66%) Investment Banking
8 44 (2.44%) Law
9 35 (1.94%) Advertising
10 32 (1.77%) Marketing
11 21 (1.16%) Games
12 19 (1.05%) Back Office
12 19 (1.05%) Manufacturing
13 13 (0.72%) Private Banking
14 9 (0.50%) Electronics
15 7 (0.39%) Front Office
15 7 (0.39%) Local Government
16 5 (0.28%) German Language
16 5 (0.28%) Japanese Language
17 4 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 475 (26.34%) Network Engineer
2 246 (13.64%) Analyst
3 193 (10.70%) Support Engineer
4 170 (9.43%) Cisco Engineer
5 161 (8.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 143 (7.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 123 (6.82%) Support Analyst
8 117 (6.49%) Architect
9 114 (6.32%) Senior Network Engineer
10 106 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
11 95 (5.27%) 2nd Line Support
11 95 (5.27%) Administrator
12 90 (4.99%) IT Engineer
13 77 (4.27%) Network Manager
14 74 (4.10%) Security Engineer
15 73 (4.05%) Network Analyst
16 72 (3.99%) IT Support
17 71 (3.94%) Systems Administrator
18 70 (3.88%) Consultant
19 68 (3.77%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (2.05%) XML
2 34 (1.89%) LAMP
3 31 (1.72%) Web Services
4 29 (1.61%) .NET
4 29 (1.61%) 802.1X
5 25 (1.39%) Middleware
5 25 (1.39%) XMPP
6 24 (1.33%) FIX Protocol
7 21 (1.16%) HTML
8 16 (0.89%) XSLT
9 14 (0.78%) SOAP
10 13 (0.72%) Rendezvous
10 13 (0.72%) Ultra Messaging
11 12 (0.67%) WebSphere MQ
12 10 (0.55%) LAPP Stack
13 8 (0.44%) Software Packaging
14 7 (0.39%) LEMP Stack
15 4 (0.22%) WSH
16 3 (0.17%) ActiveMQ
16 3 (0.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 410 (22.74%) Data Centre
2 166 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
3 107 (5.93%) Management Information System
4 54 (3.00%) Blackberry
5 53 (2.94%) Hedge funds
6 50 (2.77%) Statistics
7 41 (2.27%) Computer Science
7 41 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
8 36 (2.00%) iPhone
9 33 (1.83%) Replication
10 28 (1.55%) Clustering
11 26 (1.44%) Driving Licence
12 24 (1.33%) Client/Server
12 24 (1.33%) iPad
13 20 (1.11%) Fat Client
13 20 (1.11%) Thin Client
14 19 (1.05%) Fixed Income
14 19 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 17 (0.94%) CESG
16 16 (0.89%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 892 (49.47%) Windows
2 445 (24.68%) Windows Server
3 369 (20.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 322 (17.86%) Linux
5 255 (14.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 215 (11.92%) Windows 7
7 154 (8.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 113 (6.27%) Unix
9 85 (4.71%) Windows 8
10 78 (4.33%) Android
11 57 (3.16%) Solaris
12 53 (2.94%) CentOS
13 52 (2.88%) Windows XP
14 44 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 28 (1.55%) Windows Vista
16 24 (1.33%) Ubuntu
17 21 (1.16%) Mac OS X
18 20 (1.11%) Apple iOS
19 19 (1.05%) Mac OS
19 19 (1.05%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 380 (21.08%) ITIL
2 138 (7.65%) Project Management
3 133 (7.38%) Network Design
4 129 (7.15%) Load Balancing
5 117 (6.49%) PRINCE2
6 115 (6.38%) Service Management
7 111 (6.16%) Disaster Recovery
8 101 (5.60%) Network Monitoring
8 101 (5.60%) Service Delivery
9 95 (5.27%) Information Security
10 90 (4.99%) Incident Management
11 88 (4.88%) Mentoring
12 86 (4.77%) Presales
13 82 (4.55%) Change Management
14 74 (4.10%) Network Management
15 71 (3.94%) Migration
16 70 (3.88%) E-Commerce
17 69 (3.83%) Problem Management
17 69 (3.83%) Risk Management
18 66 (3.66%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 200 (11.09%) SQL
2 67 (3.72%) Bash Shell
3 63 (3.49%) Java
4 56 (3.11%) PowerShell
5 55 (3.05%) Perl
6 49 (2.72%) Python
7 29 (1.61%) JavaScript
8 26 (1.44%) C
9 24 (1.33%) VB
10 18 (1.00%) PHP
11 14 (0.78%) VBScript
12 12 (0.67%) Shell Script
13 11 (0.61%) C#
13 11 (0.61%) Ruby
14 7 (0.39%) C++
15 4 (0.22%) VBA
16 2 (0.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 593 (32.89%) Cisco Certification
2 382 (21.19%) CCNP
3 292 (16.20%) CCNA
4 215 (11.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 161 (8.93%) MCSE
6 154 (8.54%) CCIE
7 149 (8.26%) Degree
8 87 (4.83%) MCSA
9 74 (4.10%) Security Cleared
10 73 (4.05%) MCP
11 58 (3.22%) SC Cleared
12 50 (2.77%) CCDP
13 46 (2.55%) CISSP
13 46 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
14 44 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 37 (2.05%) MCITP
16 33 (1.83%) CISM
17 28 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 27 (1.50%) JNCIS
19 25 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (5.38%) SLA
2 89 (4.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 63 (3.49%) PCI DSS
4 25 (1.39%) QA
5 9 (0.50%) JSP 440
6 8 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.28%) ISO27002
8 2 (0.11%) COBIT
9 1 (0.055%) COSO
9 1 (0.055%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.055%) ISO 14000
9 1 (0.055%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.055%) PMBOK
System Software
1 568 (31.50%) Active Directory
2 410 (22.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 139 (7.71%) Hyper-V
4 89 (4.94%) XenApp
5 68 (3.77%) vSphere
6 66 (3.66%) Terminal Services
7 50 (2.77%) VMware ESX
8 38 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
9 33 (1.83%) NFS
10 26 (1.44%) XenServer
11 22 (1.22%) XenDesktop
12 21 (1.16%) SRDF
13 20 (1.11%) Xen
14 16 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
15 15 (0.83%) KVM
16 11 (0.61%) Samba
16 11 (0.61%) VMware Workstation
17 9 (0.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
18 7 (0.39%) Postfix
18 7 (0.39%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 73 (4.05%) SCCM
2 37 (2.05%) Puppet
3 35 (1.94%) WSUS
4 33 (1.83%) Nagios
5 27 (1.50%) Backup Exec
5 27 (1.50%) McAfee ePO
6 23 (1.28%) Ansible
7 22 (1.22%) Cisco CUCM
8 20 (1.11%) FortiGate
9 17 (0.94%) Icinga
9 17 (0.94%) SELinux
10 15 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (0.83%) SolarWinds Orion
11 12 (0.67%) Cacti
11 12 (0.67%) Nessus
11 12 (0.67%) SCOM
12 11 (0.61%) Cisco Prime
12 11 (0.61%) Cisco UCCX
13 10 (0.55%) Windows Intune
14 9 (0.50%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 974 (54.02%) Cisco
2 604 (33.50%) Microsoft
3 565 (31.34%) VMware
4 307 (17.03%) Citrix
5 255 (14.14%) Juniper
6 249 (13.81%) CheckPoint
7 217 (12.04%) HP
8 189 (10.48%) F5
9 124 (6.88%) Palo Alto
10 107 (5.93%) Oracle
11 105 (5.82%) EMC
12 86 (4.77%) Dell
13 82 (4.55%) NetApp
14 77 (4.27%) SolarWinds
15 75 (4.16%) Avaya
16 69 (3.83%) IBM
17 60 (3.33%) Riverbed
18 56 (3.11%) Apple
18 56 (3.11%) Red Hat
19 49 (2.72%) Bloomberg
London
Hunter Macdonald Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 4k Car allowance
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
HP
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits + £6,000 on call
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £54,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
South East London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £44,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
West London
RMS FinGroup Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonuses & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 - £27500.00 per annum + Bonus + Training + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: Negotiable / Competitive (shares / Bonus)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47500 Per Annum plus comprehensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Langley James
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago