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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 114 144 129
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -15
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1135 957 1097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.55% 2.08% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.16% 12.67% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 936 825 923
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
7485 7553 9488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.80% 16.40% 19.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6277 6304 7989
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +44 272 £49,750 +4.73% 40
Hounslow +12 17 £52,500 +59.09%
Greenwich +2 14 £47,500 -
New Malden - 11 £49,500 - 1
Uxbridge +2 8 £40,000 -1.23%
Kingston Upon Thames +5 7 £45,000 +35.33% 2
Croydon +5 5 £31,750 -33.15%
Hayes +1 4 £50,000 -
Docklands, London -16 4 £32,000 -54.28%
Bromley +3 3 £23,500 -60.83% 1
Chiswick 0 3 £30,000 -7.69%
Harrow -9 3 - - 1
Canary Wharf +31 2 £37,500 -53.12%
Twickenham 0 2 £50,000 -6.97%
Mayfair +5 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Beckenham -3 1 £21,000 -53.33%
Wimbledon -21 1 £25,500 -43.33%
Hackney - 1 £31,500 -
Stanmore - 1 £21,000 -
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 1797 (82.58%) WAN
2 1205 (55.38%) Windows
3 1120 (51.47%) Cisco
4 764 (35.11%) Firewall
5 730 (33.55%) Active Directory
6 684 (31.43%) Microsoft
7 675 (31.02%) VMware
8 625 (28.72%) Cisco Certification
9 619 (28.45%) VPN
10 607 (27.90%) TCP/IP
11 554 (25.46%) Finance
12 514 (23.62%) MS Exchange
13 508 (23.35%) Windows Server 2008
14 501 (23.02%) DNS
15 464 (21.32%) Citrix
16 450 (20.68%) VMware Infrastructure
17 440 (20.22%) CCNP
18 430 (19.76%) DHCP
19 426 (19.58%) Linux
20 417 (19.16%) ITIL
21 415 (19.07%) SAN
22 411 (18.89%) Wireless
23 361 (16.59%) MS Office
24 351 (16.13%) CCNA
25 348 (15.99%) Windows Server 2003
26 343 (15.76%) Juniper
27 337 (15.49%) Windows 7
28 322 (14.80%) MS Excel
29 308 (14.15%) SQL
30 305 (14.02%) Degree

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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
1 514 (23.62%) MS Exchange
2 280 (12.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 163 (7.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 151 (6.94%) SharePoint
5 132 (6.07%) IIS
6 110 (5.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 98 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 89 (4.09%) Apache
9 87 (4.00%) Lync
10 85 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2003
11 58 (2.67%) Tomcat
12 44 (2.02%) Oracle Coherence
13 30 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
14 29 (1.33%) WebSphere
15 18 (0.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 16 (0.74%) CMS
17 14 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
18 11 (0.51%) nginx
18 11 (0.51%) JBoss
18 11 (0.51%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 361 (16.59%) MS Office
2 322 (14.80%) MS Excel
3 43 (1.98%) MS Visio
3 43 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.55%) MS Project
5 5 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.18%) SmartSuite
7 3 (0.14%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.046%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.046%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 28 (1.29%) RMDS
2 17 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.64%) Front Arena
3 14 (0.64%) Eikon
4 10 (0.46%) 3000 Xtra
4 10 (0.46%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 10 (0.46%) Summit
5 7 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (0.32%) ION MarketView
6 5 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.14%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 3 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (0.14%) Tridion
7 3 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.092%) Movex
8 2 (0.092%) Agresso
8 2 (0.092%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (0.092%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.092%) ResourceLink
9 1 (0.046%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 46 (2.11%) Office 365
2 28 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
3 26 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (0.69%) SaaS
6 9 (0.41%) PaaS
6 9 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.37%) Google Apps
8 7 (0.32%) IaaS
9 5 (0.23%) Route 53
9 5 (0.23%) GitHub
9 5 (0.23%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.046%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1797 (82.58%) WAN
2 764 (35.11%) Firewall
3 619 (28.45%) VPN
4 607 (27.90%) TCP/IP
5 501 (23.02%) DNS
6 430 (19.76%) DHCP
7 415 (19.07%) SAN
8 411 (18.89%) Wireless
9 292 (13.42%) MPLS
10 275 (12.64%) VoIP
11 263 (12.09%) BGP
12 260 (11.95%) Internet
13 240 (11.03%) Cisco ASA
14 215 (9.88%) OSPF
15 190 (8.73%) Network Security
16 188 (8.64%) VLAN
17 180 (8.27%) WLAN
18 170 (7.81%) Cisco Nexus
19 154 (7.08%) EIGRP
20 145 (6.66%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 304 (13.97%) SQL Server
2 73 (3.35%) MySQL
3 56 (2.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 54 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 46 (2.11%) Hadoop
6 44 (2.02%) HBase
7 36 (1.65%) MongoDB
8 35 (1.61%) Big Data
8 35 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
9 27 (1.24%) DB2
9 27 (1.24%) Mahout
9 27 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
9 27 (1.24%) NoSQL
9 27 (1.24%) Oracle Exadata
10 26 (1.19%) Riak
10 26 (1.19%) Apache Hive
10 26 (1.19%) MarkLogic
10 26 (1.19%) Couchbase
10 26 (1.19%) Sqoop
10 26 (1.19%) HCatalog
Development Applications
1 52 (2.39%) Git (software)
2 40 (1.84%) Subversion
3 32 (1.47%) Jenkins
4 16 (0.74%) Hudson
5 15 (0.69%) JIRA
6 10 (0.46%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.23%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.14%) Metasploit
8 3 (0.14%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.092%) Ant
9 2 (0.092%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.046%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.046%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 554 (25.46%) Finance
2 265 (12.18%) Telecoms
3 199 (9.15%) Banking
4 100 (4.60%) Law
5 51 (2.34%) Retail
5 51 (2.34%) Marketing
6 42 (1.93%) Investment Banking
7 35 (1.61%) Legal
8 30 (1.38%) Advertising
8 30 (1.38%) Financial Institution
9 28 (1.29%) Games
10 22 (1.01%) Electronics
10 22 (1.01%) French Language
11 21 (0.97%) Back Office
12 18 (0.83%) Billing
13 17 (0.78%) Publishing
13 17 (0.78%) German Language
14 15 (0.69%) Manufacturing
15 13 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (0.41%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 444 (20.40%) Network Engineer
2 345 (15.85%) Analyst
3 205 (9.42%) Architect
4 186 (8.55%) Support Engineer
5 182 (8.36%) Support Analyst
6 142 (6.53%) Administrator
7 126 (5.79%) Systems Administrator
8 118 (5.42%) Senior Network Engineer
9 117 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 114 (5.24%) Desktop Support
11 105 (4.83%) 2nd Line Support
12 99 (4.55%) IT Support
13 84 (3.86%) Systems Engineer
14 83 (3.81%) Infrastructure Architect
15 79 (3.63%) Consultant
16 75 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
16 75 (3.45%) Security Engineer
17 74 (3.40%) Network Analyst
18 70 (3.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
19 63 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (2.57%) Middleware
2 44 (2.02%) Web Services
3 35 (1.61%) .NET
4 28 (1.29%) XML
5 27 (1.24%) CSS
6 25 (1.15%) HTML
7 20 (0.92%) FIX Protocol
8 19 (0.87%) SOAP
9 18 (0.83%) XSLT
9 18 (0.83%) Rendezvous
9 18 (0.83%) LAMP
10 15 (0.69%) XMPP
11 9 (0.41%) Django
11 9 (0.41%) ZeroMQ
12 7 (0.32%) .NET Framework
13 6 (0.28%) REST
13 6 (0.28%) WSH
14 5 (0.23%) JSON
15 4 (0.18%) Application Packaging
15 4 (0.18%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 214 (9.83%) Blackberry
2 159 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
3 109 (5.01%) Hedge funds
4 86 (3.95%) Management Information System
5 76 (3.49%) Computer Science
6 63 (2.90%) Clustering
7 47 (2.16%) Replication
8 45 (2.07%) Video Conferencing
9 44 (2.02%) iPhone
10 39 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
11 37 (1.70%) Client/Server
12 30 (1.38%) Visualisation
13 21 (0.97%) CMDB
14 19 (0.87%) Equities
15 18 (0.83%) EqualLogic
16 17 (0.78%) Mobile App
17 16 (0.74%) CESG
18 14 (0.64%) CLARiiON
18 14 (0.64%) Handset
18 14 (0.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1205 (55.38%) Windows
2 508 (23.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 426 (19.58%) Linux
4 348 (15.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 337 (15.49%) Windows 7
6 243 (11.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 172 (7.90%) Windows XP
8 144 (6.62%) Windows 8
9 127 (5.84%) UNIX
10 85 (3.91%) Solaris
11 84 (3.86%) Android
12 77 (3.54%) CentOS
13 69 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 59 (2.71%) Mac OS X
15 55 (2.53%) Windows Vista
16 37 (1.70%) Ubuntu
17 33 (1.52%) Apple iOS
18 30 (1.38%) Mac OS
19 25 (1.15%) Debian
20 21 (0.97%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (19.16%) ITIL
2 200 (9.19%) Project Management
3 143 (6.57%) Load Balancing
4 125 (5.74%) Network Design
5 121 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 113 (5.19%) Network Management
7 99 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
8 96 (4.41%) Network Monitoring
9 92 (4.23%) Change Management
10 89 (4.09%) Service Delivery
11 88 (4.04%) PRINCE2
12 86 (3.95%) Service Management
13 84 (3.86%) Migration
14 75 (3.45%) Benchmarking
14 75 (3.45%) Time Management
15 74 (3.40%) Kalman Filter
16 70 (3.22%) CRM
16 70 (3.22%) Information Security
17 69 (3.17%) Asset Management
18 67 (3.08%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 308 (14.15%) SQL
2 89 (4.09%) Python
3 66 (3.03%) PowerShell
4 64 (2.94%) Perl
5 61 (2.80%) Bash Shell
6 55 (2.53%) Java
7 34 (1.56%) C
8 31 (1.42%) VBScript
9 28 (1.29%) PHP
10 20 (0.92%) JavaScript
10 20 (0.92%) C++
11 18 (0.83%) Shell Script
12 16 (0.74%) VB
13 15 (0.69%) Ruby
14 11 (0.51%) C#
15 7 (0.32%) Korn
16 6 (0.28%) AWK
16 6 (0.28%) VBA
16 6 (0.28%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 625 (28.72%) Cisco Certification
2 440 (20.22%) CCNP
3 351 (16.13%) CCNA
4 305 (14.02%) Degree
5 227 (10.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 145 (6.66%) CCIE
7 121 (5.56%) MCSE
8 98 (4.50%) Security Cleared
9 81 (3.72%) SC Cleared
10 78 (3.58%) MCSA
11 71 (3.26%) MCITP
12 66 (3.03%) CCDP
13 52 (2.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 46 (2.11%) MCP
15 41 (1.88%) MCTS
16 40 (1.84%) CCDA
17 35 (1.61%) CISSP
18 34 (1.56%) CCSE
19 32 (1.47%) A+ Certification
20 23 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (6.48%) SLA
2 24 (1.10%) QA
2 24 (1.10%) PCI DSS
3 17 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.32%) COBIT
4 7 (0.32%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.18%) BS7799
5 4 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (0.14%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 730 (33.55%) Active Directory
2 450 (20.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 178 (8.18%) XenApp
4 136 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 135 (6.20%) vSphere
6 77 (3.54%) NFS
7 74 (3.40%) VMware ESX
8 55 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
9 48 (2.21%) XenDesktop
9 48 (2.21%) MetaFrame
10 47 (2.16%) XenServer
11 44 (2.02%) SRDF
11 44 (2.02%) Oracle RAC
12 35 (1.61%) Firmware
13 28 (1.29%) Samba
14 26 (1.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 26 (1.19%) Apache Flume
15 25 (1.15%) Terminal Services
16 24 (1.10%) HDFS
17 17 (0.78%) UAG
Systems Management
1 74 (3.40%) SCCM
2 66 (3.03%) Backup Exec
3 63 (2.90%) CiscoWorks
4 61 (2.80%) Puppet
5 60 (2.76%) Norton AntiVirus
6 58 (2.67%) Cisco CUCM
7 54 (2.48%) WSUS
8 50 (2.30%) OpenView
9 43 (1.98%) SCOM
10 33 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
11 32 (1.47%) Nagios
12 26 (1.19%) Ambari
12 26 (1.19%) Oozie
13 22 (1.01%) Cisco UCCX
14 16 (0.74%) MOM
15 15 (0.69%) SCOrch
15 15 (0.69%) Cisco Prime
16 14 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
17 13 (0.60%) Cacti
18 11 (0.51%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1120 (51.47%) Cisco
2 684 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 675 (31.02%) VMware
4 464 (21.32%) Citrix
5 343 (15.76%) Juniper
6 303 (13.92%) CheckPoint
7 276 (12.68%) HP
8 176 (8.09%) NetApp
9 171 (7.86%) F5
10 155 (7.12%) Oracle
11 151 (6.94%) EMC
12 136 (6.25%) Red Hat
13 123 (5.65%) SolarWinds
14 116 (5.33%) Dell
15 114 (5.24%) Avaya
16 87 (4.00%) Symantec
17 83 (3.81%) Apple
18 82 (3.77%) Bloomberg
19 76 (3.49%) Intel
20 71 (3.26%) Aruba
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
FT Select
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Great up-skill and opportunity to be
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
East London
Mirjam Rouden ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum salary negotiable and depending on e
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £41000 - £45000 per annum + corporate bens & bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrow, Middlesex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 24k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Gate Hampton Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £5k Travel Allowance + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-45,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday