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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 129 143 141
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1048 1060 923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.38% 2.17% 2.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.27% 13.45% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 933 910 801
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
6862 7882 7803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.57% 16.14% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5815 6512 6445
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 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 6 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 +7 232 £52,500 - 38
Docklands, London +14 10 - -
Canary Wharf +7 8 - -
Brentford -4 7 £75,000 +15.38% 1
Greenford - 7 £29,000 -
Croydon +6 6 £37,000 -1.33%
Harrow +1 5 £23,000 -47.72%
Bromley - 5 £23,500 - 3
Chiswick +7 4 £45,000 -
Twickenham -18 3 £35,000 -33.33%
Isleworth - 3 £37,500 -
Hounslow +10 2 £35,000 -27.08%
Kingston Upon Thames +7 2 £38,250 +39.09%
Dagenham - 2 £27,500 -
Hammersmith +3 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Hayes - 1 £52,500 - 2
Beckenham - 1 £33,500 -
Bexleyheath - 1 £25,000 -
Paddington - 1 - -
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 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 1951 (85.16%) WAN
2 1289 (56.26%) Cisco
3 1142 (49.85%) Windows
4 1035 (45.18%) Firewall
5 677 (29.55%) Microsoft
6 672 (29.33%) VMware
7 645 (28.15%) Cisco Certification
8 605 (26.41%) Active Directory
9 572 (24.97%) Finance
10 539 (23.53%) VPN
11 468 (20.43%) VMware Infrastructure
12 457 (19.95%) TCP/IP
13 432 (18.86%) MS Exchange
14 421 (18.38%) Linux
15 417 (18.20%) SQL
16 409 (17.85%) SAN
17 392 (17.11%) ITIL
18 373 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
19 371 (16.19%) DNS
20 361 (15.76%) CCNA
21 352 (15.36%) CCNP
22 351 (15.32%) VoIP
22 351 (15.32%) Citrix
23 349 (15.23%) HP
24 346 (15.10%) Wireless
25 345 (15.06%) MS Office
26 344 (15.02%) MPLS
26 344 (15.02%) Data Centre
27 342 (14.93%) Juniper
28 336 (14.67%) MS Excel

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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
1 432 (18.86%) MS Exchange
2 253 (11.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 223 (9.73%) IIS
4 169 (7.38%) Apache
5 131 (5.72%) Tomcat
6 126 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 114 (4.98%) WebSphere
8 111 (4.85%) Lync
9 108 (4.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 105 (4.58%) Oracle Coherence
11 102 (4.45%) Exchange Server 2007
12 86 (3.75%) SharePoint
13 71 (3.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 42 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
15 27 (1.18%) nginx
16 20 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
17 19 (0.83%) OpenStack
17 19 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
18 15 (0.65%) Confluence
19 12 (0.52%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 345 (15.06%) MS Office
2 336 (14.67%) MS Excel
3 65 (2.84%) MS Visio
4 30 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.57%) MS Project
6 2 (0.087%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.087%) SmartSuite
6 2 (0.087%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.044%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 80 (3.49%) RMDS
2 20 (0.87%) Endur
3 10 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (0.31%) ION MarketView
5 7 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.17%) SAP CCM
7 4 (0.17%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.087%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (0.087%) Line 500
9 2 (0.087%) Academy Housing
9 2 (0.087%) arcHouse
9 2 (0.087%) HiPortfolio
9 2 (0.087%) Orchard Housing
9 2 (0.087%) Aareon QL
9 2 (0.087%) OPENHousing
9 2 (0.087%) MIS ActiveH
Cloud Services
1 81 (3.54%) Office 365
2 39 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (1.35%) IaaS
4 19 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (0.65%) Mimecast
6 8 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.26%) SaaS
7 6 (0.26%) PaaS
7 6 (0.26%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.087%) Google Drive
9 2 (0.087%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1951 (85.16%) WAN
2 1035 (45.18%) Firewall
3 539 (23.53%) VPN
4 457 (19.95%) TCP/IP
5 409 (17.85%) SAN
6 371 (16.19%) DNS
7 351 (15.32%) VoIP
8 346 (15.10%) Wireless
9 344 (15.02%) MPLS
10 314 (13.71%) BGP
11 293 (12.79%) OSPF
12 272 (11.87%) Network Security
13 258 (11.26%) Cisco ASA
14 254 (11.09%) DHCP
15 239 (10.43%) Cisco Nexus
16 229 (10.00%) VLAN
17 204 (8.90%) NAS
18 194 (8.47%) EIGRP
19 180 (7.86%) Multicast
20 156 (6.81%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 284 (12.40%) SQL Server
2 80 (3.49%) Hadoop
3 79 (3.45%) HBase
4 64 (2.79%) DB2
5 57 (2.49%) MySQL
6 40 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
7 35 (1.53%) Relational Database
8 28 (1.22%) MongoDB
9 26 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
10 25 (1.09%) RDBMS
11 23 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (0.57%) NoSQL
13 12 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
14 11 (0.48%) OLTP
15 8 (0.35%) OLAP
15 8 (0.35%) Oracle OLAP
16 5 (0.22%) Oracle Database
17 4 (0.17%) Oracle Database 12c
17 4 (0.17%) Oracle Database 11g
17 4 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 33 (1.44%) Git (software)
2 32 (1.40%) Jenkins
3 28 (1.22%) Hudson
4 18 (0.79%) JIRA
5 15 (0.65%) Subversion
6 6 (0.26%) Rational Performance Tester
7 2 (0.087%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.044%) GCC
8 1 (0.044%) FishEye
8 1 (0.044%) Selenium
8 1 (0.044%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.044%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.044%) Ant
8 1 (0.044%) JUnit
8 1 (0.044%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.044%) LoadRunner
General
1 572 (24.97%) Finance
2 237 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 164 (7.16%) Banking
4 89 (3.88%) Retail
5 79 (3.45%) Law
6 73 (3.19%) Marketing
7 44 (1.92%) Advertising
8 41 (1.79%) Legal
9 32 (1.40%) Manufacturing
10 30 (1.31%) Financial Institution
11 28 (1.22%) Back Office
12 25 (1.09%) Electronics
12 25 (1.09%) Front Office
12 25 (1.09%) Investment Banking
13 20 (0.87%) Local Government
14 17 (0.74%) Games
15 14 (0.61%) French Language
16 11 (0.48%) Spanish Language
16 11 (0.48%) Online Betting
17 9 (0.39%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 511 (22.30%) Network Engineer
2 303 (13.23%) Analyst
3 269 (11.74%) Support Engineer
4 237 (10.34%) Architect
5 174 (7.59%) Support Analyst
6 169 (7.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 159 (6.94%) Infrastructure Architect
8 157 (6.85%) Consultant
9 117 (5.11%) Senior Network Engineer
10 115 (5.02%) 2nd Line Support
11 101 (4.41%) Network Support
12 100 (4.36%) Technical Support
13 92 (4.02%) Solutions Architect
14 80 (3.49%) Administrator
15 76 (3.32%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
16 74 (3.23%) IT Support
17 72 (3.14%) Network Support Engineer
18 70 (3.06%) Network Analyst
18 70 (3.06%) Systems Engineer
19 68 (2.97%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (6.59%) Middleware
2 95 (4.15%) XML
3 81 (3.54%) HTML
4 80 (3.49%) XSLT
5 79 (3.45%) Rendezvous
5 79 (3.45%) Ultra Messaging
6 49 (2.14%) FIX Protocol
7 48 (2.10%) XMPP
8 33 (1.44%) Web Services
9 23 (1.00%) LAMP
10 18 (0.79%) .NET
11 16 (0.70%) SOAP
12 14 (0.61%) RabbitMQ
13 12 (0.52%) CSS
14 9 (0.39%) WAP
15 5 (0.22%) COM
15 5 (0.22%) REST
16 3 (0.13%) Django
17 1 (0.044%) FreeSWITCH
17 1 (0.044%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 344 (15.02%) Data Centre
2 143 (6.24%) Blackberry
3 111 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
4 104 (4.54%) Video Conferencing
5 94 (4.10%) Hedge funds
6 89 (3.88%) Computer Science
7 87 (3.80%) Management Information System
8 60 (2.62%) Mainframe
9 56 (2.44%) iPhone
10 53 (2.31%) Clustering
11 50 (2.18%) Client/Server
12 36 (1.57%) Fixed Income
13 31 (1.35%) iPad
14 28 (1.22%) Equities
15 25 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
16 23 (1.00%) Fat Client
16 23 (1.00%) Thin Client
16 23 (1.00%) Replication
17 19 (0.83%) EPoS
17 19 (0.83%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1142 (49.85%) Windows
2 421 (18.38%) Linux
3 373 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 262 (11.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 242 (10.56%) Windows 7
6 231 (10.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 160 (6.98%) Solaris
8 145 (6.33%) Windows XP
9 123 (5.37%) UNIX
10 118 (5.15%) Windows 8
11 63 (2.75%) Mac OS X
12 54 (2.36%) Windows Vista
13 50 (2.18%) Android
14 44 (1.92%) CentOS
15 41 (1.79%) Apple iOS
16 23 (1.00%) Debian
17 22 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 21 (0.92%) Ubuntu
19 8 (0.35%) Windows 2000
20 7 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (17.11%) ITIL
2 201 (8.77%) Project Management
3 178 (7.77%) Network Design
4 174 (7.59%) Performance Tuning
5 140 (6.11%) Agile Software Development
6 138 (6.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 135 (5.89%) Benchmarking
8 132 (5.76%) Load Balancing
9 118 (5.15%) Service Delivery
10 93 (4.06%) Service Management
11 91 (3.97%) PRINCE2
12 87 (3.80%) Time Management
13 75 (3.27%) Network Monitoring
14 74 (3.23%) Change Management
14 74 (3.23%) Risk Management
15 73 (3.19%) Migration
16 70 (3.06%) Incident Management
17 68 (2.97%) Kalman Filter
18 64 (2.79%) Network Management
19 53 (2.31%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 417 (18.20%) SQL
2 130 (5.67%) Java
3 90 (3.93%) PowerShell
4 82 (3.58%) JavaScript
5 79 (3.45%) Perl
6 70 (3.06%) Python
7 51 (2.23%) Bash Shell
8 43 (1.88%) C
9 31 (1.35%) Ruby
10 22 (0.96%) T-SQL
11 20 (0.87%) VBA
12 18 (0.79%) PHP
13 17 (0.74%) VBScript
14 11 (0.48%) Shell Script
14 11 (0.48%) AWK
15 9 (0.39%) C++
16 8 (0.35%) VB
17 7 (0.31%) Korn
18 6 (0.26%) sed
19 5 (0.22%) R
Qualifications
1 645 (28.15%) Cisco Certification
2 361 (15.76%) CCNA
3 352 (15.36%) CCNP
4 234 (10.21%) Degree
5 163 (7.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 132 (5.76%) CCIE
7 113 (4.93%) MCSE
8 107 (4.67%) Security Cleared
9 94 (4.10%) SC Cleared
10 55 (2.40%) MCP
11 47 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
12 46 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 46 (2.01%) CCSA
13 45 (1.96%) MCSA
14 41 (1.79%) CCDP
15 40 (1.75%) MCITP
16 36 (1.57%) CCIP
17 35 (1.53%) CISSP
18 28 (1.22%) MCTS
19 26 (1.13%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (6.46%) SLA
2 47 (2.05%) PCI DSS
3 21 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (0.87%) ISO 9001
5 17 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 13 (0.57%) COBIT
7 8 (0.35%) QA
8 6 (0.26%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.044%) BS7799
System Software
1 605 (26.41%) Active Directory
2 468 (20.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 205 (8.95%) Hyper-V
4 140 (6.11%) NFS
5 137 (5.98%) SRDF
6 99 (4.32%) XenApp
7 86 (3.75%) Oracle RAC
8 74 (3.23%) XenServer
9 67 (2.92%) vSphere
10 60 (2.62%) Xen
11 54 (2.36%) KVM
12 40 (1.75%) VMware ESX
13 39 (1.70%) Terminal Services
14 32 (1.40%) XenDesktop
15 23 (1.00%) Terminal Server
16 21 (0.92%) Samba
17 17 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
18 14 (0.61%) VMware Server
19 12 (0.52%) Postfix
19 12 (0.52%) iptables
Systems Management
1 65 (2.84%) SCCM
2 63 (2.75%) Cisco CUCM
3 50 (2.18%) Nagios
3 50 (2.18%) WSUS
4 40 (1.75%) Cisco UCCX
5 37 (1.62%) OpenView
6 36 (1.57%) Puppet
7 33 (1.44%) Cisco Prime
8 31 (1.35%) Backup Exec
9 28 (1.22%) CiscoWorks
10 23 (1.00%) Cacti
11 22 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
12 21 (0.92%) Icinga
12 21 (0.92%) SolarWinds Orion
13 20 (0.87%) Salt
13 20 (0.87%) Ansible
14 19 (0.83%) ZABBIX
14 19 (0.83%) SCOM
15 18 (0.79%) MOM
16 15 (0.65%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 1289 (56.26%) Cisco
2 677 (29.55%) Microsoft
3 672 (29.33%) VMware
4 351 (15.32%) Citrix
5 349 (15.23%) HP
6 342 (14.93%) Juniper
7 320 (13.97%) CheckPoint
8 246 (10.74%) F5
9 220 (9.60%) NetApp
10 213 (9.30%) Oracle
11 201 (8.77%) EMC
12 149 (6.50%) IBM
13 144 (6.29%) Intel
14 130 (5.67%) SolarWinds
15 96 (4.19%) Avaya
16 86 (3.75%) Sybase
17 81 (3.54%) Riverbed
18 79 (3.45%) DataSynapse
18 79 (3.45%) TIBCO
19 75 (3.27%) Dell
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