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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 134 139 135
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1045 1067 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.36% 2.22% 2.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.16% 13.49% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 919 897 840
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
6892 7908 7570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.58% 16.43% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5845 6565 6218
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -22 217 £50,000 - 27
Docklands, London +14 13 £45,000 -10.00%
Greenford - 8 £29,000 -
Bromley +22 7 £22,500 -4.25% 1
Croydon +7 7 £39,000 +0.64% 1
Chiswick +6 7 £45,000 +109.30%
Canary Wharf +5 6 - -
Harrow +4 5 £23,000 -47.72%
Beckenham - 5 £33,500 -
Brentford -5 4 £80,000 +23.07%
Dagenham - 2 £27,500 -
Hounslow +12 1 £25,000 -35.48%
Hayes +2 1 £52,500 +1.94%
Kingston Upon Thames +1 1 £34,000 +23.63%
Wembley +1 1 £35,000 +10.23%
Worcester Park - 1 £30,500 -
Paddington - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £45,000 -
Isleworth - 1 £39,500 -
Bexleyheath - 1 £25,000 -
Feltham - 1 £50,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £35,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1832 (84.19%) WAN
2 1225 (56.30%) Cisco
3 1089 (50.05%) Windows
4 958 (44.03%) Firewall
5 633 (29.09%) Microsoft
6 625 (28.72%) VMware
7 610 (28.03%) Cisco Certification
8 583 (26.79%) Active Directory
9 549 (25.23%) Finance
10 528 (24.26%) VPN
11 460 (21.14%) TCP/IP
12 439 (20.17%) VMware Infrastructure
13 408 (18.75%) Linux
14 391 (17.97%) ITIL
14 391 (17.97%) MS Exchange
15 387 (17.78%) SAN
16 373 (17.14%) SQL
17 360 (16.54%) Windows Server 2008
18 359 (16.50%) DNS
19 345 (15.85%) Data Centre
20 342 (15.72%) CCNA
21 341 (15.67%) Juniper
22 337 (15.49%) MS Office
23 336 (15.44%) CCNP
24 334 (15.35%) MPLS
25 330 (15.17%) VoIP
26 326 (14.98%) BGP
27 315 (14.48%) HP
28 313 (14.38%) CheckPoint
29 311 (14.29%) MS Excel

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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
1 391 (17.97%) MS Exchange
2 227 (10.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 207 (9.51%) IIS
4 158 (7.26%) Apache
5 122 (5.61%) Tomcat
6 118 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 114 (5.24%) WebSphere
8 107 (4.92%) Lync
9 105 (4.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 102 (4.69%) Oracle Coherence
11 98 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2007
12 86 (3.95%) SharePoint
13 61 (2.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 38 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
15 28 (1.29%) nginx
16 20 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
17 19 (0.87%) OpenStack
18 18 (0.83%) Confluence
19 13 (0.60%) MediaWiki
20 11 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 337 (15.49%) MS Office
2 311 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 64 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 25 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.41%) MS Project
6 3 (0.14%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.092%) SmartSuite
7 2 (0.092%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.046%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.046%) InDesign
8 1 (0.046%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 76 (3.49%) RMDS
2 15 (0.69%) Endur
3 12 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
4 10 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
4 10 (0.46%) ION MarketView
5 6 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.14%) SAP CCM
7 3 (0.14%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.092%) Line 500
8 2 (0.092%) Orchard Housing
8 2 (0.092%) Aareon QL
8 2 (0.092%) OPENHousing
8 2 (0.092%) MIS ActiveH
8 2 (0.092%) Northgate Housing
8 2 (0.092%) HiPortfolio
8 2 (0.092%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.092%) Academy Housing
8 2 (0.092%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 75 (3.45%) Office 365
2 44 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (1.01%) IaaS
4 17 (0.78%) Mimecast
5 16 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.37%) SaaS
7 5 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.23%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.14%) PaaS
8 3 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.092%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.092%) Google Drive
9 2 (0.092%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.092%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1832 (84.19%) WAN
2 958 (44.03%) Firewall
3 528 (24.26%) VPN
4 460 (21.14%) TCP/IP
5 387 (17.78%) SAN
6 359 (16.50%) DNS
7 334 (15.35%) MPLS
8 330 (15.17%) VoIP
9 326 (14.98%) BGP
10 307 (14.11%) OSPF
10 307 (14.11%) Wireless
11 261 (11.99%) Network Security
12 251 (11.53%) Cisco ASA
13 244 (11.21%) DHCP
14 241 (11.08%) Cisco Nexus
15 239 (10.98%) VLAN
16 198 (9.10%) NAS
17 189 (8.69%) EIGRP
18 187 (8.59%) Multicast
19 157 (7.22%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 77 (3.54%) Hadoop
3 76 (3.49%) HBase
4 59 (2.71%) DB2
5 52 (2.39%) MySQL
6 40 (1.84%) Relational Database
6 40 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (1.29%) RDBMS
7 28 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (0.92%) MongoDB
10 14 (0.64%) NoSQL
11 11 (0.51%) OLTP
12 9 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (0.37%) Oracle OLAP
13 8 (0.37%) OLAP
14 5 (0.23%) Oracle Database
15 4 (0.18%) Oracle Database 12c
15 4 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 36 (1.65%) Jenkins
2 35 (1.61%) Git (software)
3 28 (1.29%) Hudson
4 24 (1.10%) JIRA
5 15 (0.69%) Subversion
6 6 (0.28%) Rational Performance Tester
7 3 (0.14%) Ant
7 3 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.14%) FishEye
8 2 (0.092%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.092%) InstallShield
8 2 (0.092%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.046%) GCC
9 1 (0.046%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.046%) JUnit
9 1 (0.046%) Selenium
9 1 (0.046%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.046%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 549 (25.23%) Finance
2 233 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 175 (8.04%) Banking
4 92 (4.23%) Retail
5 68 (3.13%) Marketing
6 54 (2.48%) Law
7 42 (1.93%) Advertising
8 40 (1.84%) Legal
9 33 (1.52%) Financial Institution
10 28 (1.29%) Investment Banking
11 27 (1.24%) Manufacturing
12 26 (1.19%) Back Office
13 23 (1.06%) Front Office
14 20 (0.92%) Electronics
15 17 (0.78%) Local Government
16 15 (0.69%) Games
17 12 (0.55%) French Language
18 11 (0.51%) Online Betting
18 11 (0.51%) Japanese Language
19 10 (0.46%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 501 (23.02%) Network Engineer
2 297 (13.65%) Analyst
3 259 (11.90%) Support Engineer
4 229 (10.52%) Architect
5 164 (7.54%) Support Analyst
6 155 (7.12%) Infrastructure Architect
7 153 (7.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 129 (5.93%) Consultant
9 114 (5.24%) Senior Network Engineer
10 110 (5.06%) 2nd Line Support
11 95 (4.37%) Technical Support
12 94 (4.32%) Solutions Architect
12 94 (4.32%) Network Support
13 83 (3.81%) Administrator
14 78 (3.58%) Network Analyst
15 77 (3.54%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
16 75 (3.45%) IT Support
17 72 (3.31%) Systems Administrator
18 71 (3.26%) Systems Engineer
19 69 (3.17%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (6.57%) Middleware
2 88 (4.04%) XML
3 79 (3.63%) HTML
4 77 (3.54%) XSLT
5 76 (3.49%) Rendezvous
5 76 (3.49%) Ultra Messaging
6 49 (2.25%) FIX Protocol
7 40 (1.84%) XMPP
8 31 (1.42%) Web Services
9 25 (1.15%) LAMP
10 21 (0.97%) 802.1X
11 16 (0.74%) .NET
11 16 (0.74%) SOAP
12 10 (0.46%) WAP
12 10 (0.46%) RabbitMQ
13 9 (0.41%) CSS
14 7 (0.32%) REST
15 4 (0.18%) Django
15 4 (0.18%) COM
15 4 (0.18%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 345 (15.85%) Data Centre
2 131 (6.02%) Blackberry
3 109 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
4 99 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
5 94 (4.32%) Hedge funds
6 90 (4.14%) Computer Science
7 83 (3.81%) Management Information System
8 60 (2.76%) iPhone
9 57 (2.62%) Mainframe
10 51 (2.34%) Client/Server
11 38 (1.75%) Clustering
12 37 (1.70%) Fixed Income
12 37 (1.70%) iPad
13 28 (1.29%) Replication
13 28 (1.29%) Equities
14 23 (1.06%) Thin Client
14 23 (1.06%) Fat Client
15 19 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
15 19 (0.87%) EPoS
16 17 (0.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1089 (50.05%) Windows
2 408 (18.75%) Linux
3 360 (16.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 246 (11.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 241 (11.08%) Windows 7
6 213 (9.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 158 (7.26%) Solaris
8 135 (6.20%) Windows XP
9 126 (5.79%) UNIX
10 117 (5.38%) Windows 8
11 61 (2.80%) Mac OS X
12 46 (2.11%) Windows Vista
12 46 (2.11%) Android
13 39 (1.79%) Apple iOS
13 39 (1.79%) CentOS
14 24 (1.10%) Ubuntu
15 23 (1.06%) Debian
16 22 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 11 (0.51%) Mac OS
18 8 (0.37%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 391 (17.97%) ITIL
2 209 (9.60%) Project Management
3 157 (7.22%) Network Design
3 157 (7.22%) Performance Tuning
4 135 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
5 130 (5.97%) Benchmarking
6 125 (5.74%) Disaster Recovery
7 118 (5.42%) Load Balancing
8 117 (5.38%) Service Delivery
9 94 (4.32%) PRINCE2
10 90 (4.14%) Service Management
11 77 (3.54%) Network Monitoring
12 75 (3.45%) Risk Management
13 71 (3.26%) Time Management
14 68 (3.13%) Incident Management
14 68 (3.13%) Change Management
14 68 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
15 67 (3.08%) Mentoring
16 63 (2.90%) Migration
17 58 (2.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 373 (17.14%) SQL
2 119 (5.47%) Java
3 88 (4.04%) PowerShell
4 81 (3.72%) JavaScript
5 74 (3.40%) Perl
6 68 (3.13%) Python
7 47 (2.16%) Bash Shell
8 43 (1.98%) C
9 32 (1.47%) Ruby
10 23 (1.06%) T-SQL
11 21 (0.97%) VBA
12 18 (0.83%) PHP
13 15 (0.69%) VBScript
14 13 (0.60%) Shell Script
15 11 (0.51%) C++
16 10 (0.46%) VB
17 9 (0.41%) AWK
18 7 (0.32%) Korn
19 6 (0.28%) sed
20 5 (0.23%) R
Qualifications
1 610 (28.03%) Cisco Certification
2 342 (15.72%) CCNA
3 336 (15.44%) CCNP
4 229 (10.52%) Degree
5 172 (7.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 125 (5.74%) CCIE
7 124 (5.70%) MCSE
8 111 (5.10%) Security Cleared
9 92 (4.23%) SC Cleared
10 53 (2.44%) MCP
11 51 (2.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 50 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
13 48 (2.21%) MCSA
14 44 (2.02%) MCITP
15 40 (1.84%) CCSA
16 38 (1.75%) CCDP
17 35 (1.61%) CCIP
18 31 (1.42%) CISSP
19 26 (1.19%) A+ Certification
19 26 (1.19%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (6.62%) SLA
2 38 (1.75%) PCI DSS
3 19 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.83%) ISO 9001
5 13 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (0.51%) COBIT
7 8 (0.37%) QA
8 6 (0.28%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.14%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.046%) BS7799
System Software
1 583 (26.79%) Active Directory
2 439 (20.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 195 (8.96%) Hyper-V
4 133 (6.11%) NFS
5 132 (6.07%) SRDF
6 83 (3.81%) Oracle RAC
7 82 (3.77%) XenApp
8 68 (3.13%) vSphere
9 57 (2.62%) Xen
9 57 (2.62%) KVM
10 55 (2.53%) XenServer
11 43 (1.98%) Terminal Services
12 41 (1.88%) VMware ESX
13 29 (1.33%) XenDesktop
14 22 (1.01%) Samba
15 21 (0.97%) Terminal Server
16 17 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
17 13 (0.60%) Postfix
17 13 (0.60%) iptables
18 10 (0.46%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 68 (3.13%) SCCM
2 57 (2.62%) Cisco CUCM
3 42 (1.93%) WSUS
4 41 (1.88%) Backup Exec
4 41 (1.88%) Nagios
5 40 (1.84%) Puppet
6 33 (1.52%) Cisco UCCX
7 31 (1.42%) OpenView
8 27 (1.24%) Cisco Prime
9 26 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
10 24 (1.10%) Ansible
11 23 (1.06%) Cacti
12 22 (1.01%) SolarWinds Orion
13 21 (0.97%) Salt
14 20 (0.92%) ZABBIX
14 20 (0.92%) CiscoWorks
15 16 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
16 15 (0.69%) MOM
17 13 (0.60%) Cisco UCCE
17 13 (0.60%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1225 (56.30%) Cisco
2 633 (29.09%) Microsoft
3 625 (28.72%) VMware
4 341 (15.67%) Juniper
5 315 (14.48%) HP
6 313 (14.38%) CheckPoint
7 304 (13.97%) Citrix
8 237 (10.89%) F5
9 211 (9.70%) Oracle
10 198 (9.10%) NetApp
11 193 (8.87%) EMC
12 155 (7.12%) IBM
13 142 (6.53%) Intel
14 118 (5.42%) SolarWinds
15 86 (3.95%) Sybase
16 83 (3.81%) Avaya
17 76 (3.49%) TIBCO
17 76 (3.49%) DataSynapse
18 72 (3.31%) Dell
19 71 (3.26%) Bloomberg
City, London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Infotec Resources
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
South West London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: Yesterday
London
Networking People
Salary: package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harris Global
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum + On Call + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Comtecs
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Commensus
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ninesharp
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + 25 days holiday, 5% pension etc...
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum, Benefits £4,000 on call, Overtime, Expenses
Posted: 2 days ago
London
cespace
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago