The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank - 11 2
Permanent jobs citing LAN 0 3 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - 8.11% 45.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 23.08% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 21
Average salary - £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
LAN
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor region.

Communications & Networking Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
0 13 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - 35.14% 61.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 27
Average salary - £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

LAN
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the M4 Corridor region.

LAN Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

LAN
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Nmap
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (66.67%) CEH
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Nessus
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) French Language
3 1 (33.33%) German Language

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) French Language
1 1 (33.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Account Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Account Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) CEH
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nmap
2 1 (33.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle