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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 39 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 20 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.64% 4.50% 5.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.05% 19.61% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 21
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
95 102 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 22.04% 22.97% 30.86%
Number of salaries quoted 90 86 94
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
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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 18 April 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Luton

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 31 (93.94%) WAN
2 16 (48.48%) Cisco
3 14 (42.42%) Capacity Management
4 12 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (33.33%) Windows
6 9 (27.27%) HP
6 9 (27.27%) DNS
7 8 (24.24%) SQL
7 8 (24.24%) VPN
7 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
7 8 (24.24%) VMware
7 8 (24.24%) TOGAF
8 7 (21.21%) Business Continuity
8 7 (21.21%) Firewall
8 7 (21.21%) MPLS
8 7 (21.21%) CCNP
8 7 (21.21%) CCNA
9 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
9 6 (18.18%) MySQL
9 6 (18.18%) Oracle
9 6 (18.18%) IIS
9 6 (18.18%) Apache
9 6 (18.18%) CheckPoint
9 6 (18.18%) Service Management
9 6 (18.18%) Nessus
9 6 (18.18%) SaaS
10 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
10 5 (15.15%) Degree

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 6 (18.18%) IIS
1 6 (18.18%) Apache
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) SaaS
2 1 (3.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (93.94%) WAN
2 9 (27.27%) DNS
3 8 (24.24%) VPN
4 7 (21.21%) Firewall
4 7 (21.21%) MPLS
5 3 (9.09%) Wireless
5 3 (9.09%) VoIP
5 3 (9.09%) Unified Communications
6 2 (6.06%) SAN
6 2 (6.06%) DHCP
6 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.03%) Network Security
7 1 (3.03%) Wireless Security
7 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.03%) SMTP
7 1 (3.03%) WLAN
7 1 (3.03%) CTI
7 1 (3.03%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) MySQL
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Local Government
4 1 (3.03%) Automotive
4 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Architect
2 7 (21.21%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Security Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Technical Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Server Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Leader
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Technical Support
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Server Support Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Technical Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Administrator
6 3 (9.09%) Server Support
6 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.06%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Capacity Management
2 12 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (24.24%) TOGAF
4 7 (21.21%) Business Continuity
5 6 (18.18%) Service Management
6 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
6 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (12.12%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (12.12%) OO
7 4 (12.12%) SOA
7 4 (12.12%) CMMI
7 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
8 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
8 3 (9.09%) ITIL
8 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 3 (9.09%) Project Management
8 3 (9.09%) Software Deployment
9 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (21.21%) CCNP
2 7 (21.21%) CCNA
3 5 (15.15%) Degree
4 2 (6.06%) CCSP
5 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.03%) VCP4
5 1 (3.03%) CCVP
5 1 (3.03%) CCIE
5 1 (3.03%) CCDA
5 1 (3.03%) CCDP
5 1 (3.03%) CCA
5 1 (3.03%) PMP
5 1 (3.03%) VTSP
5 1 (3.03%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.06%) vSphere
4 2 (6.06%) ISA Server
4 2 (6.06%) Terminal Server
5 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Nessus
2 3 (9.09%) SCCM
2 3 (9.09%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Cisco
2 9 (27.27%) HP
3 8 (24.24%) VMware
4 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 6 (18.18%) Oracle
4 6 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 4 (12.12%) Citrix
6 2 (6.06%) Websense
6 2 (6.06%) Dell
7 1 (3.03%) Veeam
7 1 (3.03%) Trend Micro
7 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.03%) NetApp
7 1 (3.03%) Symantec
7 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.03%) EMC
7 1 (3.03%) Meru Networks
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