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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 128 136 150
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1069 971 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.33% 2.17% 1.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.85% 13.68% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 872 864 862
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,400 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
7719 7096 8803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.83% 15.89% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6383 6023 7456
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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 22 September 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 September 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 +31 311 £50,000 - 43
Hounslow +4 9 £52,500 +59.09% 2
Croydon -2 8 £31,750 -33.15% 2
Bromley -5 7 £23,500 -
Hayes -1 6 £51,500 +3.00% 3
New Malden - 6 £55,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames -10 5 £32,000 -1.53% 1
Harrow -13 5 - - 1
Brentford - 4 £65,000 -
Canary Wharf +15 3 £37,500 -53.12%
Twickenham +8 3 £50,000 +78.57% 1
Chiswick +1 3 £32,000 -1.53% 1
West Drayton - 3 £55,000 -
Wimbledon -10 2 £26,750 -40.55%
Wembley -2 1 £33,500 -14.10%
Docklands, London -8 1 £32,000 -48.80% 2
South Croydon - 1 £47,500 -
Barking - 1 £30,000 -
Chessington - 1 £26,500 -
Hackney - 1 £31,500 -
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1805 (82.84%) WAN
2 1218 (55.90%) Windows
3 1129 (51.81%) Cisco
4 726 (33.32%) Active Directory
5 724 (33.23%) Firewall
6 683 (31.34%) VMware
7 674 (30.93%) Microsoft
8 611 (28.04%) TCP/IP
9 607 (27.86%) VPN
10 588 (26.98%) Cisco Certification
11 547 (25.10%) Windows Server 2008
12 533 (24.46%) DNS
13 525 (24.09%) Finance
14 481 (22.07%) MS Exchange
15 476 (21.84%) VMware Infrastructure
16 449 (20.61%) ITIL
17 435 (19.96%) Linux
18 434 (19.92%) DHCP
19 426 (19.55%) SAN
20 399 (18.31%) Citrix
21 393 (18.04%) Wireless
22 384 (17.62%) Windows Server 2003
23 373 (17.12%) CCNP
24 371 (17.03%) SQL Server
25 346 (15.88%) Windows 7
26 341 (15.65%) MS Office
27 335 (15.37%) Degree
28 334 (15.33%) MS Excel
29 333 (15.28%) SQL
30 330 (15.14%) CCNA

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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
1 481 (22.07%) MS Exchange
2 240 (11.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 152 (6.98%) SharePoint
4 140 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 120 (5.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 112 (5.14%) IIS
7 82 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 75 (3.44%) Lync
9 74 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2003
10 72 (3.30%) Apache
11 60 (2.75%) Oracle Coherence
12 40 (1.84%) WebSphere
13 38 (1.74%) Tomcat
14 26 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
15 20 (0.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 15 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
17 14 (0.64%) IBM Notes
18 13 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
19 9 (0.41%) CMS
20 8 (0.37%) nginx
Applications
1 341 (15.65%) MS Office
2 334 (15.33%) MS Excel
3 43 (1.97%) MS Visio
4 38 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.55%) MS Project
6 4 (0.18%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.14%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.14%) SmartSuite
8 1 (0.046%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 30 (1.38%) RMDS
2 16 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.60%) Summit
4 12 (0.55%) Front Arena
4 12 (0.55%) Eikon
5 11 (0.50%) Movex
6 10 (0.46%) 3000 Xtra
6 10 (0.46%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 8 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.14%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 3 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.14%) Tridion
10 2 (0.092%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.092%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.092%) Cognos TM1
11 1 (0.046%) Dynamics GP
11 1 (0.046%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 59 (2.71%) Office 365
2 34 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (0.92%) SaaS
5 15 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (0.60%) PaaS
7 6 (0.28%) Joyent
8 4 (0.18%) IaaS
9 3 (0.14%) Route 53
9 3 (0.14%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.14%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.046%) GitHub
10 1 (0.046%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1805 (82.84%) WAN
2 724 (33.23%) Firewall
3 611 (28.04%) TCP/IP
4 607 (27.86%) VPN
5 533 (24.46%) DNS
6 434 (19.92%) DHCP
7 426 (19.55%) SAN
8 393 (18.04%) Wireless
9 269 (12.35%) MPLS
10 262 (12.02%) BGP
11 234 (10.74%) VoIP
12 210 (9.64%) Internet
13 209 (9.59%) OSPF
14 201 (9.22%) Cisco ASA
15 195 (8.95%) Network Security
16 187 (8.58%) VLAN
17 171 (7.85%) EIGRP
18 150 (6.88%) WLAN
18 150 (6.88%) NAS
19 119 (5.46%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 371 (17.03%) SQL Server
2 74 (3.40%) Hadoop
3 67 (3.07%) MySQL
4 61 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
5 60 (2.75%) HBase
6 57 (2.62%) Big Data
6 57 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 50 (2.29%) DB2
8 48 (2.20%) Oracle Exadata
8 48 (2.20%) Mahout
9 44 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
10 42 (1.93%) MongoDB
11 41 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
11 41 (1.88%) NoSQL
12 40 (1.84%) Apache Hive
12 40 (1.84%) Sqoop
12 40 (1.84%) MarkLogic
12 40 (1.84%) Couchbase
12 40 (1.84%) Riak
12 40 (1.84%) HCatalog
Development Applications
1 44 (2.02%) Git (software)
2 32 (1.47%) Subversion
3 29 (1.33%) Jenkins
4 20 (0.92%) Hudson
5 15 (0.69%) Visual Studio
6 12 (0.55%) JIRA
7 8 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (0.28%) Metasploit
9 4 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.14%) Selenium
10 3 (0.14%) FitNesse
10 3 (0.14%) JUnit
11 2 (0.092%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.092%) Maven
12 1 (0.046%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.046%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.046%) LoadRunner
General
1 525 (24.09%) Finance
2 202 (9.27%) Telecoms
3 183 (8.40%) Banking
4 106 (4.86%) Law
5 82 (3.76%) Retail
6 60 (2.75%) Marketing
7 46 (2.11%) Advertising
8 44 (2.02%) Legal
9 25 (1.15%) French Language
10 24 (1.10%) Electronics
11 22 (1.01%) Publishing
12 21 (0.96%) Back Office
13 20 (0.92%) Games
14 18 (0.83%) Billing
15 17 (0.78%) Financial Institution
16 16 (0.73%) Investment Banking
17 14 (0.64%) Manufacturing
17 14 (0.64%) German Language
18 13 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
19 10 (0.46%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 396 (18.17%) Network Engineer
2 360 (16.52%) Analyst
3 211 (9.68%) Architect
4 200 (9.18%) Support Analyst
5 168 (7.71%) Support Engineer
6 150 (6.88%) Administrator
7 126 (5.78%) Systems Administrator
8 107 (4.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 101 (4.64%) Network Analyst
10 98 (4.50%) Senior Network Engineer
11 92 (4.22%) IT Support
12 90 (4.13%) 2nd Line Support
12 90 (4.13%) Desktop Support
13 87 (3.99%) Team Leader
14 86 (3.95%) Systems Engineer
15 82 (3.76%) Infrastructure Architect
15 82 (3.76%) Infrastructure Manager
16 74 (3.40%) Security Engineer
16 74 (3.40%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 72 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (2.48%) Middleware
2 43 (1.97%) .NET
3 40 (1.84%) Web Services
4 28 (1.28%) HTML
4 28 (1.28%) XML
5 26 (1.19%) LAMP
6 22 (1.01%) SOAP
7 20 (0.92%) Rendezvous
7 20 (0.92%) XSLT
8 19 (0.87%) CSS
9 13 (0.60%) JSON
10 12 (0.55%) Django
10 12 (0.55%) ZeroMQ
11 11 (0.50%) XMPP
12 9 (0.41%) FIX Protocol
12 9 (0.41%) COM
13 4 (0.18%) XHTML
13 4 (0.18%) WSH
13 4 (0.18%) Application Packaging
14 3 (0.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 200 (9.18%) Blackberry
2 153 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 88 (4.04%) Computer Science
5 85 (3.90%) Hedge funds
6 62 (2.85%) Video Conferencing
7 49 (2.25%) Clustering
8 41 (1.88%) Visualisation
9 38 (1.74%) iPhone
9 38 (1.74%) Replication
10 31 (1.42%) Statistics
10 31 (1.42%) Client/Server
11 29 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
12 19 (0.87%) Mobile App
12 19 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
13 17 (0.78%) SecurID
13 17 (0.78%) EqualLogic
14 15 (0.69%) CMDB
14 15 (0.69%) Firmware
15 14 (0.64%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 1218 (55.90%) Windows
2 547 (25.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 435 (19.96%) Linux
4 384 (17.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 346 (15.88%) Windows 7
6 225 (10.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 136 (6.24%) Windows XP
8 126 (5.78%) UNIX
9 112 (5.14%) Windows 8
10 85 (3.90%) Solaris
11 81 (3.72%) Android
12 57 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 54 (2.48%) Windows Vista
14 52 (2.39%) CentOS
15 45 (2.07%) Mac OS X
16 42 (1.93%) Ubuntu
17 29 (1.33%) Apple iOS
18 25 (1.15%) Debian
19 19 (0.87%) Mac OS
20 16 (0.73%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 449 (20.61%) ITIL
2 205 (9.41%) Project Management
3 138 (6.33%) Load Balancing
4 135 (6.20%) Network Design
4 135 (6.20%) Performance Tuning
5 118 (5.42%) Network Management
6 116 (5.32%) Change Management
7 99 (4.54%) Benchmarking
8 98 (4.50%) Service Management
9 88 (4.04%) E-Commerce
10 81 (3.72%) Network Monitoring
10 81 (3.72%) Disaster Recovery
11 78 (3.58%) PRINCE2
12 76 (3.49%) Service Delivery
12 76 (3.49%) Information Security
13 63 (2.89%) Migration
14 62 (2.85%) Agile Software Development
14 62 (2.85%) Continuous Improvement
15 61 (2.80%) CRM
16 60 (2.75%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 333 (15.28%) SQL
2 75 (3.44%) Java
3 69 (3.17%) Python
4 63 (2.89%) PowerShell
5 50 (2.29%) Perl
6 45 (2.07%) Bash Shell
7 32 (1.47%) C
8 27 (1.24%) JavaScript
8 27 (1.24%) Shell Script
9 24 (1.10%) C++
9 24 (1.10%) VBScript
10 22 (1.01%) VB
11 19 (0.87%) PHP
12 14 (0.64%) Ruby
13 8 (0.37%) R
14 7 (0.32%) Korn
14 7 (0.32%) C#
15 6 (0.28%) AWK
16 1 (0.046%) VBA
16 1 (0.046%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 588 (26.98%) Cisco Certification
2 373 (17.12%) CCNP
3 335 (15.37%) Degree
4 330 (15.14%) CCNA
5 302 (13.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 173 (7.94%) MCSE
7 109 (5.00%) MCITP
8 108 (4.96%) MCSA
9 103 (4.73%) CCIE
10 65 (2.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 58 (2.66%) Security Cleared
12 51 (2.34%) CCDP
13 49 (2.25%) MCP
14 46 (2.11%) MCTS
15 43 (1.97%) SC Cleared
16 34 (1.56%) CISSP
17 28 (1.28%) CCSE
18 24 (1.10%) CCIP
19 23 (1.06%) JNCIP
19 23 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (8.17%) SLA
2 56 (2.57%) PCI DSS
3 42 (1.93%) QA
4 20 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.37%) COBIT
6 5 (0.23%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.18%) BS7799
7 4 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (0.14%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 726 (33.32%) Active Directory
2 476 (21.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 172 (7.89%) Hyper-V
4 128 (5.87%) XenApp
5 96 (4.41%) VMware ESX
6 92 (4.22%) vSphere
7 70 (3.21%) NFS
8 60 (2.75%) Oracle RAC
9 52 (2.39%) VMware ESXi
10 49 (2.25%) XenServer
11 47 (2.16%) MetaFrame
11 47 (2.16%) SRDF
12 40 (1.84%) Apache Flume
12 40 (1.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 38 (1.74%) HDFS
14 35 (1.61%) XenDesktop
15 29 (1.33%) Terminal Services
16 17 (0.78%) UAG
16 17 (0.78%) Samba
17 15 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 83 (3.81%) SCCM
2 73 (3.35%) WSUS
3 66 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
4 64 (2.94%) Backup Exec
5 60 (2.75%) Puppet
6 43 (1.97%) Nagios
6 43 (1.97%) SCOM
7 42 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
8 40 (1.84%) Oozie
8 40 (1.84%) Ambari
8 40 (1.84%) Cisco CUCM
9 39 (1.79%) CiscoWorks
10 24 (1.10%) OpenView
11 22 (1.01%) MOM
12 20 (0.92%) Cisco Prime
13 15 (0.69%) NetBackup
14 14 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
14 14 (0.64%) HP NNM
15 13 (0.60%) Cacti
15 13 (0.60%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 1129 (51.81%) Cisco
2 683 (31.34%) VMware
3 674 (30.93%) Microsoft
4 399 (18.31%) Citrix
5 327 (15.01%) Juniper
6 311 (14.27%) HP
7 257 (11.79%) CheckPoint
8 202 (9.27%) Oracle
9 175 (8.03%) F5
10 165 (7.57%) NetApp
11 139 (6.38%) EMC
12 124 (5.69%) Dell
13 123 (5.64%) SolarWinds
14 107 (4.91%) Intel
15 102 (4.68%) Symantec
16 101 (4.64%) Red Hat
17 95 (4.36%) Apple
17 95 (4.36%) Avaya
18 84 (3.85%) IBM
19 74 (3.40%) Bloomberg
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: Subject to Experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
East London
RecruitX
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + bonus and benefits + Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
BrightTALK
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
BrightTALK
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
MBA Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + beenfits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Crew
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-65,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago