The first table below looks at the demand for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 33 32 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 15 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.45% 5.05% 3.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.07% 9.49% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 14
Average salary £52,500 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £36,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £82,750 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -2.59%
Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
83 253 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 24.63% 53.26% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 73 93 88
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £70,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
South East

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

LAN
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

LAN Salary Trend in Middlesex

LAN
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Middlesex

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 24 (82.76%) WAN
2 20 (68.97%) Windows
3 18 (62.07%) Linux
4 15 (51.72%) VPN
5 13 (44.83%) Cisco
5 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
6 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
6 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
6 10 (34.48%) SAN
7 9 (31.03%) vSphere
8 8 (27.59%) Finance
9 6 (20.69%) Games
9 6 (20.69%) Clustering
9 6 (20.69%) Firewall
9 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (20.69%) Online Games
9 6 (20.69%) Project Management
9 6 (20.69%) HP
9 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
10 5 (17.24%) Ethernet
10 5 (17.24%) HTTP
10 5 (17.24%) VLAN
10 5 (17.24%) Cisco IPT
10 5 (17.24%) Banking
11 4 (13.79%) CCNP
11 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (13.79%) ITIL
11 4 (13.79%) UNIX
12 3 (10.34%) Apache
12 3 (10.34%) Tomcat

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (10.34%) Apache
1 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
1 3 (10.34%) IIS
1 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (6.90%) GroupWise
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (82.76%) WAN
2 15 (51.72%) VPN
3 10 (34.48%) SAN
4 6 (20.69%) Firewall
5 5 (17.24%) Ethernet
5 5 (17.24%) HTTP
5 5 (17.24%) VLAN
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco IPT
6 3 (10.34%) Internet
6 3 (10.34%) OSPF
6 3 (10.34%) BIG-IP
6 3 (10.34%) Frame Relay
6 3 (10.34%) EIGRP
7 2 (6.90%) SMTP
7 2 (6.90%) DHCP
7 2 (6.90%) FTP
7 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.90%) DNS
8 1 (3.45%) SNMP
8 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.90%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.45%) Informix
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Games
3 5 (17.24%) Banking
4 3 (10.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) DBA
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server DBA
2 7 (24.14%) SQL DBA
3 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
3 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Network Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Applications Support
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Support
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Informix DBA
6 1 (3.45%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Clustering
1 6 (20.69%) Online Games
2 3 (10.34%) Replication
3 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.90%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Linux
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.79%) UNIX
5 3 (10.34%) CentOS
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.90%) SUSE
6 2 (6.90%) NetWare
6 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Project Management
1 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
3 3 (10.34%) Change Management
3 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
3 3 (10.34%) Web Development
3 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
3 3 (10.34%) Release Management
3 3 (10.34%) High Availability
3 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (10.34%) Change Control
3 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.45%) Logistics
4 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Perl
1 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) CCNP
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.34%) RHCE
2 3 (10.34%) CCIE
3 2 (6.90%) MCITP
3 2 (6.90%) MCSE
3 2 (6.90%) MCSA
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.45%) JNCIA
4 1 (3.45%) JNCIS
4 1 (3.45%) CWNA
4 1 (3.45%) CCVP
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) vSphere
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) XenApp
3 2 (6.90%) Novell eDirectory
3 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (6.90%) HP SIM
1 2 (6.90%) ZENworks
1 2 (6.90%) ARCserve
2 1 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Cisco
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) HP
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) JBoss
3 3 (10.34%) Citrix
3 3 (10.34%) Nokia
3 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.34%) Apple
3 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
3 3 (10.34%) Riverbed
3 3 (10.34%) F5
4 2 (6.90%) Juniper
4 2 (6.90%) Novell
4 2 (6.90%) NetApp
4 2 (6.90%) Dell
5 1 (3.45%) Sun
5 1 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) EMC
Middlesex
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago