The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 34 38 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing LAN 4 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.79% 1.02% 6.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.81% 10.34% 33.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 19
Average salary £61,250 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.12% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £30,000 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £40,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
LAN
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 29 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 16.52% 9.86% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 33 27 53
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Luton

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Network Design
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) Terminal Server
4 1 (16.67%) ISA Server
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Project Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Services Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) ISA Server
1 1 (16.67%) Terminal Server
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware