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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 23 25 37
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs citing LAN 5 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.70% 4.96% 3.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.51% 24.56% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 8
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.00%
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
37 57 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 20.00% 20.21% 24.12%
Number of salaries quoted 35 47 78
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) WAN
2 12 (75.00%) VPN
2 12 (75.00%) DNS
2 12 (75.00%) SSL
2 12 (75.00%) CCNP
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 12 (75.00%) Internet
2 12 (75.00%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) CCVP
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (75.00%) VoIP
3 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 4 (25.00%) Middleware
3 4 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) TOGAF

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 16 (100.00%) WAN
2 12 (75.00%) DNS
2 12 (75.00%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) Internet
2 12 (75.00%) SSL
2 12 (75.00%) VoIP
2 12 (75.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
1 12 (75.00%) Administrator
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Administrator
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Network Administrator
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 12 (75.00%) Network Administrator
1 12 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 12 (75.00%) Network Systems Engineer
1 12 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) CCNP
1 12 (75.00%) CCVP
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle