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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 25 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 16 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.08% 4.53% 4.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.63% 16.84% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 20
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £36,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £85,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
54 95 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 17.14% 26.91% 49.90%
Number of salaries quoted 41 88 106
Average salary £33,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Middlesex

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 18 (78.26%) WAN
2 12 (52.17%) Firewall
2 12 (52.17%) Cisco
3 9 (39.13%) VPN
3 9 (39.13%) DNS
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (34.78%) Windows
4 8 (34.78%) CCNP
4 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
5 6 (26.09%) VoIP
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (21.74%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (21.74%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
6 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
6 5 (21.74%) SSL
6 5 (21.74%) Internet
6 5 (21.74%) CCVP
7 4 (17.39%) TETRA
7 4 (17.39%) Wireless
7 4 (17.39%) Electronics
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 4 (17.39%) DHCP
7 4 (17.39%) HP
7 4 (17.39%) WLAN
7 4 (17.39%) MS Office
7 4 (17.39%) GSM
7 4 (17.39%) UMTS
7 4 (17.39%) WiMAX

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) WAN
2 12 (52.17%) Firewall
3 9 (39.13%) VPN
3 9 (39.13%) DNS
4 6 (26.09%) VoIP
5 5 (21.74%) SSL
5 5 (21.74%) Internet
6 4 (17.39%) WLAN
6 4 (17.39%) GSM
6 4 (17.39%) UMTS
6 4 (17.39%) DHCP
6 4 (17.39%) Wireless
6 4 (17.39%) TETRA
6 4 (17.39%) WiMAX
7 3 (13.04%) MPLS
8 2 (8.70%) SAN
8 2 (8.70%) Network Security
8 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (4.35%) Spanning Tree
9 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (17.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Network Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Administrator
3 5 (21.74%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Network Administrator
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Radio Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Voice Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Data Network Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Data Network Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Design Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Data Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Voice Network Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Network Operations Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.35%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (4.35%) AS400
3 1 (4.35%) Handset
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) UNIX
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) AIX
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
4 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.35%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
2 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
3 1 (4.35%) Matrix Management
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (34.78%) CCNP
3 5 (21.74%) CCVP
4 3 (13.04%) CCNA
5 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) HP MASE
6 1 (4.35%) JNCIS
6 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco UCCX
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.35%) Nagios
2 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) HP
4 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) Brocade
4 3 (13.04%) Fortinet
4 3 (13.04%) F5
4 3 (13.04%) LogRhythm
5 2 (8.70%) Juniper
5 2 (8.70%) EMC
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix
6 1 (4.35%) NetScout
6 1 (4.35%) NetApp
6 1 (4.35%) WatchGuard
6 1 (4.35%) Veeam
6 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.35%) Aruba
6 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle