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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 3 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing LAN 4 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 28.57% 10.53% 19.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 80.00% 28.57% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 16
Average salary £57,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
5 7 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 35.71% 36.84% 65.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 23
Average salary £75,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the M4 Corridor region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in the M4 Corridor

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Apache
4 3 (42.86%) SLA
4 3 (42.86%) CRM
4 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (42.86%) DTV
4 3 (42.86%) Marketing
4 3 (42.86%) Network Design
4 3 (42.86%) Over-the-Top Content
5 2 (28.57%) Nmap
5 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
5 2 (28.57%) JIRA
5 2 (28.57%) French Language
5 2 (28.57%) German Language
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) CentOS
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Postfix

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) nginx
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
2 2 (28.57%) French Language
2 2 (28.57%) German Language
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Field Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) DTV
1 3 (42.86%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (14.29%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
3 2 (28.57%) CentOS
3 2 (28.57%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
1 3 (42.86%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (28.57%) Build Automation
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CEH
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Nmap
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) Postfix
1 2 (28.57%) XenServer
1 2 (28.57%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (28.57%) Remedy
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle