The first table below looks at the demand for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Luton region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 49 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 14 20 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.00% 5.92% 10.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.72% 19.61% 41.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 38
Average salary £61,250 £50,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £28,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -2.59%
Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 102 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 15.20% 30.18% 26.46%
Number of salaries quoted 61 95 87
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £59,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
Bedfordshire

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

LAN
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Luton region.

LAN Salary Trend in Luton

LAN
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Luton region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Luton

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 33 (97.06%) WAN
2 20 (58.82%) Windows
3 18 (52.94%) CheckPoint
3 18 (52.94%) Firewall
4 17 (50.00%) SQL
4 17 (50.00%) VMware
5 16 (47.06%) Incident Management
5 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (47.06%) Oracle
5 16 (47.06%) IIS
5 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (47.06%) MPLS
6 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
6 14 (41.18%) TCP/IP
7 13 (38.24%) Linux
8 12 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (35.29%) Oracle Applications
8 12 (35.29%) BIG-IP
8 12 (35.29%) F5
8 12 (35.29%) Capacity Management
9 11 (32.35%) MCSE
9 11 (32.35%) ITIL
9 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (32.35%) Service Delivery
10 10 (29.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 10 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (29.41%) PRINCE2
10 10 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (29.41%) Statistics
11 9 (26.47%) Cisco

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 16 (47.06%) IIS
2 4 (11.76%) Apache
3 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (97.06%) WAN
2 18 (52.94%) Firewall
3 16 (47.06%) MPLS
4 14 (41.18%) TCP/IP
5 12 (35.29%) BIG-IP
6 7 (20.59%) DNS
7 5 (14.71%) VPN
8 3 (8.82%) SAN
9 2 (5.88%) DHCP
10 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
10 1 (2.94%) Network Security
10 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
10 1 (2.94%) Internet
10 1 (2.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Technical Account Manager
1 6 (17.65%) Technical Manager
1 6 (17.65%) Network Engineer
1 6 (17.65%) Account Manager
2 5 (14.71%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Solutions Designer
3 4 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Security Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Designer
3 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Designer
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Server Support
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Statistics
2 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (38.24%) Linux
4 12 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Incident Management
2 12 (35.29%) Capacity Management
3 11 (32.35%) ITIL
3 11 (32.35%) Service Delivery
4 10 (29.41%) PRINCE2
4 10 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (20.59%) TOGAF
6 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (14.71%) Service Management
7 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
8 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.82%) CMMI
8 3 (8.82%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (8.82%) OO
8 3 (8.82%) SOA
9 1 (2.94%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) MCSE
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (29.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 10 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (14.71%) CCNA
5 4 (11.76%) CCNP
5 4 (11.76%) Degree
6 1 (2.94%) VCP4
6 1 (2.94%) VCP5
6 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.82%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.88%) vSphere
5 1 (2.94%) XenApp
5 1 (2.94%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.94%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Nessus
2 3 (8.82%) ServiceCenter
2 3 (8.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) CheckPoint
2 17 (50.00%) VMware
3 16 (47.06%) Oracle
4 12 (35.29%) F5
5 9 (26.47%) Cisco
6 5 (14.71%) HP
7 3 (8.82%) Citrix
7 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.94%) Websense
8 1 (2.94%) Dell
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