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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 128 131 154
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +23
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1041 992 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.19% 2.21% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.36% 13.48% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 858 883 786
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +5.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
7790 7361 8396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.42% 16.38% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6452 6149 7116
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £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 August 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 August 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 +26 306 £50,000 - 38
Brentford +3 10 £65,000 -
Harrow -7 6 £65,000 +66.66% 2
Canary Wharf +11 5 £140,000 +180.00%
Wimbledon -10 5 £27,250 -39.44%
Kingston Upon Thames -17 5 £31,250 -52.65%
Croydon -7 4 £52,500 +23.52% 4
Bromley -16 4 £23,500 -47.77%
Hounslow - 4 £51,250 - 2
West Drayton - 3 £55,000 -
Wembley -5 2 £31,750 -18.58%
Chiswick -5 2 £32,000 -1.53%
Docklands, London -13 2 - -
New Malden - 2 - -
South Croydon - 2 £47,500 -
Mayfair - 2 £62,500 -
Twickenham +6 1 £47,500 +69.64%
Hayes -6 1 £51,500 +3.00% 4
Ilford - 1 £37,500 -
Barking - 1 £30,000 - 1
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1761 (83.46%) WAN
2 1202 (56.97%) Windows
3 1083 (51.33%) Cisco
4 738 (34.98%) Active Directory
5 700 (33.18%) Firewall
5 700 (33.18%) VMware
6 679 (32.18%) Microsoft
7 603 (28.58%) TCP/IP
8 593 (28.10%) VPN
9 550 (26.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 548 (25.97%) DNS
11 530 (25.12%) Cisco Certification
12 508 (24.08%) MS Exchange
13 487 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
14 472 (22.37%) Finance
15 457 (21.66%) SAN
16 432 (20.47%) DHCP
17 428 (20.28%) ITIL
18 414 (19.62%) Linux
19 389 (18.44%) Citrix
20 382 (18.10%) Windows Server 2003
21 374 (17.73%) Wireless
22 365 (17.30%) SQL Server
23 359 (17.01%) MS Excel
24 355 (16.82%) Windows 7
25 345 (16.35%) SQL
26 340 (16.11%) HP
27 332 (15.73%) Degree
28 320 (15.17%) CCNP
29 317 (15.02%) Microsoft Certification

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 508 (24.08%) MS Exchange
2 257 (12.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 161 (7.63%) SharePoint
4 148 (7.01%) Exchange Server 2007
5 121 (5.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 108 (5.12%) IIS
7 79 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2003
8 75 (3.55%) Lync
9 72 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
10 59 (2.80%) Apache
11 51 (2.42%) Oracle Coherence
12 39 (1.85%) WebSphere
13 33 (1.56%) Tomcat
14 25 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
15 17 (0.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 15 (0.71%) IBM Notes
16 15 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
17 11 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
18 10 (0.47%) Confluence
19 8 (0.38%) CMS
Applications
1 359 (17.01%) MS Excel
2 312 (14.79%) MS Office
3 37 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 36 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.52%) MS Project
6 4 (0.19%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.14%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.095%) SmartSuite
9 1 (0.047%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 27 (1.28%) RMDS
2 21 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.62%) Summit
4 12 (0.57%) Eikon
4 12 (0.57%) Front Arena
5 11 (0.52%) Movex
6 10 (0.47%) 3000 Xtra
6 10 (0.47%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 9 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.095%) Cognos TM1
10 2 (0.095%) Tridion
10 2 (0.095%) Oracle Applications
11 1 (0.047%) Dynamics GP
11 1 (0.047%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 60 (2.84%) Office 365
2 32 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (0.90%) SaaS
5 17 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (0.62%) PaaS
7 12 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.33%) IaaS
9 6 (0.28%) Joyent
10 2 (0.095%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.047%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.047%) Route 53
11 1 (0.047%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1761 (83.46%) WAN
2 700 (33.18%) Firewall
3 603 (28.58%) TCP/IP
4 593 (28.10%) VPN
5 548 (25.97%) DNS
6 457 (21.66%) SAN
7 432 (20.47%) DHCP
8 374 (17.73%) Wireless
9 257 (12.18%) MPLS
10 238 (11.28%) VoIP
11 224 (10.62%) BGP
12 199 (9.43%) Internet
13 192 (9.10%) Network Security
14 177 (8.39%) Cisco ASA
15 174 (8.25%) NAS
16 172 (8.15%) OSPF
16 172 (8.15%) VLAN
17 151 (7.16%) EIGRP
18 127 (6.02%) WLAN
19 120 (5.69%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 365 (17.30%) SQL Server
2 66 (3.13%) Hadoop
3 65 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 61 (2.89%) MySQL
5 56 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
6 51 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 51 (2.42%) Big Data
6 51 (2.42%) HBase
7 44 (2.09%) DB2
8 42 (1.99%) Oracle Exadata
8 42 (1.99%) Mahout
9 37 (1.75%) MongoDB
10 36 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
10 36 (1.71%) NoSQL
11 34 (1.61%) HCatalog
11 34 (1.61%) Sqoop
11 34 (1.61%) MarkLogic
11 34 (1.61%) Couchbase
11 34 (1.61%) Riak
11 34 (1.61%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 39 (1.85%) Git (software)
2 29 (1.37%) Subversion
3 25 (1.18%) Jenkins
4 19 (0.90%) Hudson
5 11 (0.52%) Visual Studio
5 11 (0.52%) JIRA
6 8 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
7 7 (0.33%) Metasploit
8 5 (0.24%) Selenium
8 5 (0.24%) FitNesse
9 4 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.19%) JUnit
10 3 (0.14%) LoadRunner
10 3 (0.14%) Maven
11 1 (0.047%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.047%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.047%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.047%) TeamCity
General
1 472 (22.37%) Finance
2 174 (8.25%) Telecoms
3 156 (7.39%) Banking
4 116 (5.50%) Law
5 79 (3.74%) Retail
6 62 (2.94%) Marketing
7 45 (2.13%) Advertising
8 43 (2.04%) Legal
9 25 (1.18%) Publishing
10 24 (1.14%) French Language
11 23 (1.09%) Electronics
12 19 (0.90%) Back Office
13 13 (0.62%) Manufacturing
13 13 (0.62%) Spanish Language
14 12 (0.57%) Investment Banking
14 12 (0.57%) Games
15 11 (0.52%) German Language
15 11 (0.52%) Billing
16 10 (0.47%) Financial Institution
17 9 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 385 (18.25%) Analyst
2 355 (16.82%) Network Engineer
3 209 (9.91%) Support Analyst
4 194 (9.19%) Architect
5 177 (8.39%) Support Engineer
6 155 (7.35%) Administrator
7 125 (5.92%) Systems Administrator
8 109 (5.17%) Network Analyst
8 109 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 100 (4.74%) Senior Network Engineer
10 90 (4.27%) Systems Engineer
11 89 (4.22%) IT Support
12 85 (4.03%) 2nd Line Support
13 82 (3.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 82 (3.89%) Desktop Support
14 79 (3.74%) Consultant
15 77 (3.65%) Infrastructure Architect
16 76 (3.60%) Team Leader
17 74 (3.51%) Infrastructure Manager
18 73 (3.46%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (2.32%) Middleware
2 43 (2.04%) .NET
3 37 (1.75%) Web Services
4 25 (1.18%) XML
5 24 (1.14%) SOAP
5 24 (1.14%) HTML
6 23 (1.09%) LAMP
7 17 (0.81%) XSLT
7 17 (0.81%) Rendezvous
8 13 (0.62%) COM
8 13 (0.62%) CSS
8 13 (0.62%) JSON
9 10 (0.47%) Django
10 8 (0.38%) ZeroMQ
11 6 (0.28%) FIX Protocol
12 5 (0.24%) J2EE
12 5 (0.24%) WSH
13 4 (0.19%) XHTML
14 3 (0.14%) .NET Framework
14 3 (0.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 195 (9.24%) Blackberry
2 88 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 80 (3.79%) Management Information System
4 75 (3.55%) Hedge funds
5 63 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
6 47 (2.23%) Clustering
7 38 (1.80%) Replication
8 35 (1.66%) Visualisation
8 35 (1.66%) iPhone
9 31 (1.47%) Statistics
10 30 (1.42%) Client/Server
11 29 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
12 23 (1.09%) SecurID
13 18 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
14 17 (0.81%) EqualLogic
14 17 (0.81%) Mobile App
15 14 (0.66%) iPad
15 14 (0.66%) CESG
16 13 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 13 (0.62%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1202 (56.97%) Windows
2 550 (26.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 414 (19.62%) Linux
4 382 (18.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 355 (16.82%) Windows 7
6 223 (10.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 130 (6.16%) Windows XP
8 126 (5.97%) UNIX
9 119 (5.64%) Windows 8
10 84 (3.98%) Solaris
11 73 (3.46%) Android
12 52 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 50 (2.37%) Windows Vista
14 48 (2.27%) Mac OS X
15 43 (2.04%) CentOS
16 34 (1.61%) Ubuntu
17 22 (1.04%) Apple iOS
18 19 (0.90%) Mac OS
19 17 (0.81%) Debian
20 13 (0.62%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (20.28%) ITIL
2 176 (8.34%) Project Management
3 131 (6.21%) Network Design
4 122 (5.78%) Performance Tuning
5 121 (5.73%) Change Management
6 116 (5.50%) Load Balancing
7 109 (5.17%) Network Management
8 91 (4.31%) Benchmarking
9 88 (4.17%) E-Commerce
10 87 (4.12%) Service Management
11 78 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
12 76 (3.60%) Service Delivery
13 71 (3.36%) PRINCE2
14 66 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
15 65 (3.08%) Information Security
15 65 (3.08%) Migration
16 62 (2.94%) CRM
16 62 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
17 57 (2.70%) Time Management
17 57 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 345 (16.35%) SQL
2 77 (3.65%) Java
3 65 (3.08%) Python
4 59 (2.80%) PowerShell
5 44 (2.09%) Perl
6 40 (1.90%) Bash Shell
7 32 (1.52%) C
8 27 (1.28%) Shell Script
9 24 (1.14%) JavaScript
10 23 (1.09%) VB
11 20 (0.95%) VBScript
11 20 (0.95%) C++
12 14 (0.66%) PHP
13 11 (0.52%) Ruby
14 9 (0.43%) C#
15 8 (0.38%) R
16 6 (0.28%) Korn
17 5 (0.24%) AWK
18 1 (0.047%) VBA
18 1 (0.047%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 530 (25.12%) Cisco Certification
2 332 (15.73%) Degree
3 320 (15.17%) CCNP
4 317 (15.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 305 (14.45%) CCNA
6 190 (9.00%) MCSE
7 128 (6.07%) MCITP
8 120 (5.69%) MCSA
9 83 (3.93%) CCIE
10 66 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 62 (2.94%) Security Cleared
12 49 (2.32%) MCP
13 48 (2.27%) SC Cleared
14 43 (2.04%) MCTS
15 39 (1.85%) CCDP
16 33 (1.56%) CCSE
17 29 (1.37%) CISSP
18 24 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 20 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
20 19 (0.90%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (8.25%) SLA
2 59 (2.80%) PCI DSS
3 44 (2.09%) QA
4 18 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.38%) COBIT
6 5 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.14%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.095%) BS7799
System Software
1 738 (34.98%) Active Directory
2 487 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 175 (8.29%) Hyper-V
4 128 (6.07%) XenApp
5 89 (4.22%) VMware ESX
6 85 (4.03%) vSphere
7 67 (3.18%) NFS
8 57 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
9 52 (2.46%) XenServer
10 51 (2.42%) Oracle RAC
11 44 (2.09%) SRDF
11 44 (2.09%) MetaFrame
12 36 (1.71%) Terminal Services
13 34 (1.61%) HDFS
13 34 (1.61%) Apache Flume
13 34 (1.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 30 (1.42%) XenDesktop
15 17 (0.81%) UAG
16 16 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
17 14 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 86 (4.08%) SCCM
2 75 (3.55%) WSUS
3 62 (2.94%) Backup Exec
4 58 (2.75%) Norton AntiVirus
5 51 (2.42%) Puppet
6 41 (1.94%) Nagios
7 36 (1.71%) CiscoWorks
8 34 (1.61%) Oozie
8 34 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
8 34 (1.61%) Ambari
8 34 (1.61%) SCOM
9 22 (1.04%) Cisco CUCM
9 22 (1.04%) OpenView
10 20 (0.95%) MOM
11 19 (0.90%) Cisco Prime
12 17 (0.81%) NetBackup
13 16 (0.76%) HP NNM
14 13 (0.62%) Cacti
14 13 (0.62%) Ganglia
15 12 (0.57%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 1083 (51.33%) Cisco
2 700 (33.18%) VMware
3 679 (32.18%) Microsoft
4 389 (18.44%) Citrix
5 340 (16.11%) HP
6 294 (13.93%) Juniper
7 231 (10.95%) CheckPoint
8 190 (9.00%) Oracle
9 165 (7.82%) NetApp
10 156 (7.39%) F5
11 136 (6.45%) EMC
12 134 (6.35%) Dell
13 126 (5.97%) SolarWinds
14 101 (4.79%) Symantec
15 96 (4.55%) Intel
16 89 (4.22%) Apple
17 78 (3.70%) Red Hat
18 76 (3.60%) IBM
19 75 (3.55%) Bloomberg
20 71 (3.36%) Avaya
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
North West London
Ortolan Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Romford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
RBW Consulting
Posted: 21 hours ago
Surbiton, Surrey
avsnet
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Surbiton, Surrey
avsnet
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + £6k on call, bonus, pension etc
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25500 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40-50k + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £110,000 per annum Excellent salary plus benefits plus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £5000 - £70000 per annum + good bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday