The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 24 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing LAN 6 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.55% 1.42% 4.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.65% 7.14% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 10
Average salary £56,250 £43,250 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.05% -0.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £31,200 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Middlesex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
34 56 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 20.12% 19.93% 29.43%
Number of salaries quoted 32 39 90
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 1 May 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Middlesex

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (75.00%) VPN
2 9 (75.00%) DNS
2 9 (75.00%) SSL
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (75.00%) Internet
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) CCNP
2 9 (75.00%) VoIP
2 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (58.33%) CCVP
4 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (25.00%) MPLS
4 3 (25.00%) OSPF
4 3 (25.00%) BGP
4 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) SDH
4 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (25.00%) Presales
4 3 (25.00%) IP Telephony
5 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
5 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (16.67%) Network Security

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (75.00%) DNS
2 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Internet
2 9 (75.00%) SSL
2 9 (75.00%) VoIP
2 9 (75.00%) VPN
3 3 (25.00%) BGP
3 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (25.00%) MPLS
3 3 (25.00%) OSPF
3 3 (25.00%) SDH
3 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Administrator
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Administrator
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Network Administrator
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Network Administrator
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Network Systems Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Presales Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Voice Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Presales
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) CCNP
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (58.33%) CCVP
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) VMware