Period
to 25 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 6 months to 25 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 67 67 86
Rank change year-on-year 0 +19 +33
Permanent jobs citing LAN 53 152 151
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.20% 3.87% 3.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.62% 21.93% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 56 108 110
Median annual salary £37,500 £35,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% -12.35% +14.08%
10th Percentile £26,580 £21,000 £26,200
90th Percentile £49,375 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +10.47% -1.15% +2.35%

LAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 257 693 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.50% 17.63% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 216 528 558
Median annual salary £39,000 £39,535 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.35% -1.16% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,500 £21,880
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in the East Midlands

LAN
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing LAN in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for LAN in the East Midlands

LAN
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing LAN in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 25 November 2020.

Salary histogram for LAN in the East Midlands

LAN
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 November 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +17 31 £34,500 +43.75% 9
Leicestershire +32 11 £40,000 -21.95% 3
Nottinghamshire +3 8 £42,500 +13.33% 10
Derbyshire -3 1 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Lincolnshire - 1 £21,000 -
LAN
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2020, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for LAN.

1 52 (98.11%) WAN
2 38 (71.70%) Windows
3 32 (60.38%) Microsoft
4 30 (56.60%) VMware
5 29 (54.72%) Active Directory
6 27 (50.94%) Cisco
6 27 (50.94%) Firewall
7 22 (41.51%) SAN
7 22 (41.51%) DNS
8 21 (39.62%) DHCP
9 19 (35.85%) Citrix
9 19 (35.85%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (32.08%) Azure
10 17 (32.08%) Windows Server
11 16 (30.19%) Office 365
11 16 (30.19%) ITIL
12 15 (28.30%) TCP/IP
13 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (24.53%) Data Centre
14 12 (22.64%) Change Management
15 11 (20.75%) Network Security
15 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (20.75%) NetApp
15 11 (20.75%) CCNA
16 10 (18.87%) MCSA
16 10 (18.87%) VoIP
16 10 (18.87%) Windows 10
17 9 (16.98%) Fibre Channel
17 9 (16.98%) Self-Motivation

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.89%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (32.08%) Azure
2 16 (30.19%) Office 365
3 3 (5.66%) AWS
3 3 (5.66%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.89%) Cloudflare
4 1 (1.89%) IaaS
4 1 (1.89%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.89%) PaaS
4 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (98.11%) WAN
2 27 (50.94%) Firewall
3 22 (41.51%) DNS
3 22 (41.51%) SAN
4 21 (39.62%) DHCP
5 15 (28.30%) TCP/IP
6 11 (20.75%) Network Security
7 10 (18.87%) VoIP
8 9 (16.98%) Fibre Channel
8 9 (16.98%) iSCSI
8 9 (16.98%) VLAN
8 9 (16.98%) VPN
9 6 (11.32%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (9.43%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (7.55%) NetScaler
12 3 (5.66%) Internet
12 3 (5.66%) MPLS
13 2 (3.77%) IPsec
13 2 (3.77%) Wireless
13 2 (3.77%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.77%) OLAP
3 2 (3.77%) OLTP
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.77%) French Language
2 2 (3.77%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Law
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Network Engineer
2 11 (20.75%) Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) IT Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Security Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Administrator
7 5 (9.43%) Network Systems Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) IT Administrator
9 2 (3.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) DBA
9 2 (3.77%) IT Manager
9 2 (3.77%) IT Support
9 2 (3.77%) Network Administrator
9 2 (3.77%) Network Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Senior IT Support
9 2 (3.77%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.77%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Data Centre
2 9 (16.98%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (13.21%) Client/Server
4 6 (11.32%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (3.77%) Replication
6 1 (1.89%) Clustering
6 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 38 (71.70%) Windows
2 17 (32.08%) Windows Server
3 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (18.87%) Windows 10
5 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2019
6 4 (7.55%) Data ONTAP
6 4 (7.55%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.66%) Linux
7 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) ITIL
2 12 (22.64%) Change Management
3 8 (15.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 6 (11.32%) Information Security
4 6 (11.32%) Proactive Monitoring
4 6 (11.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (7.55%) Antivirus Management
6 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.66%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.77%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.77%) Case Management
8 2 (3.77%) Coaching
8 2 (3.77%) Data Governance
8 2 (3.77%) Line Management
8 2 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.77%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) SQL
2 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.77%) Python
4 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.89%) Perl
4 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (35.85%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (20.75%) CCNA
2 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (18.87%) MCSA
4 9 (16.98%) CCNP
4 9 (16.98%) CCSA
4 9 (16.98%) Server+ Certification
5 8 (15.09%) Check Point Certification
5 8 (15.09%) MCP
6 6 (11.32%) CISSP
7 2 (3.77%) DBS Check
7 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.89%) CCIE
8 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (54.72%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.43%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.55%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) vCenter Server
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.77%) SCCM
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco CME
3 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.89%) Puppet
3 1 (1.89%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 32 (60.38%) Microsoft
2 30 (56.60%) VMware
3 27 (50.94%) Cisco
4 19 (35.85%) Citrix
5 11 (20.75%) NetApp
6 9 (16.98%) CheckPoint
7 8 (15.09%) Mitel
8 7 (13.21%) Meraki
9 6 (11.32%) Palo Alto
10 3 (5.66%) Sophos
11 2 (3.77%) Acronis
11 2 (3.77%) Fortinet
11 2 (3.77%) HP
11 2 (3.77%) RedGate
11 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.77%) WatchGuard
12 1 (1.89%) Ekahau
12 1 (1.89%) F5
12 1 (1.89%) Rapid7
12 1 (1.89%) Veeam