The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 M4 Corridor region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 12 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing LAN 4 30 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 10.00% 44.78% 27.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 76.92% 57.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 19
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Communications & Networking Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 39 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 45.00% 58.21% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 31
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
South East

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 April 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in the M4 Corridor

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 16 April 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%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Network Design
3 3 (42.86%) Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (42.86%) DTV
3 3 (42.86%) CRM
3 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Sage
4 2 (28.57%) WLAN
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) ITSM
4 2 (28.57%) Remedy
4 2 (28.57%) French Language

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (28.57%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) WLAN
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) IPsec
4 1 (14.29%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) French Language
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Field Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) DTV
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Network Design
2 3 (42.86%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITSM
3 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) Budget Control
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) CCNA
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCSA
2 1 (14.29%) CCDP
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
2 1 (14.29%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) UAG
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Sage
2 2 (28.57%) Remedy
2 2 (28.57%) Wall Street Systems
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat