Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 64 91
Rank change year-on-year -61 +27 +1
Permanent jobs citing LAN 111 249 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.15% 4.10% 2.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.04% 26.72% 18.67%
Number of salaries quoted 109 218 175
East Midlands median annual salary £36,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.12% +3.03% +17.86%
10th Percentile £26,000 £28,925 £25,850
90th Percentile £59,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year - -5.03% +11.88%

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 692 932 1,071
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.39% 15.35% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 567 681 825
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £23,250 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £59,875 £55,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for LAN in the East Midlands

LAN
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 2018. 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
Nottinghamshire -14 33 £38,250 +9.29% 8
Leicestershire -28 30 £30,750 -27.65% 11
Derbyshire +6 28 £35,000 - 11
Northamptonshire -35 16 £41,500 -5.68% 8
Lincolnshire -14 5 £53,500 +64.62%
LAN
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for LAN.

1 101 (90.99%) WAN
2 66 (59.46%) Windows
3 54 (48.65%) Cisco
4 53 (47.75%) Cisco Certification
4 53 (47.75%) Firewall
5 52 (46.85%) Active Directory
6 43 (38.74%) VMware
7 40 (36.04%) CCNA
8 36 (32.43%) Microsoft
9 35 (31.53%) Windows Server
10 33 (29.73%) CCNP
11 31 (27.93%) Wireless
11 31 (27.93%) Windows Server 2012
12 30 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
13 29 (26.13%) ITIL
14 28 (25.23%) Hyper-V
15 27 (24.32%) MS Exchange
16 26 (23.42%) TCP/IP
17 25 (22.52%) Windows Server 2003
18 24 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
18 24 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
19 21 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
19 21 (18.92%) HP
19 21 (18.92%) SQL Server
20 20 (18.02%) Cisco ASA
21 19 (17.12%) Office 365
22 18 (16.22%) VLAN
22 18 (16.22%) VoIP
23 17 (15.32%) MCSE
23 17 (15.32%) Windows 10

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 27 (24.32%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (6.31%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (4.50%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.60%) IIS
7 2 (1.80%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 24 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (17.12%) Office 365
3 8 (7.21%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.50%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 101 (90.99%) WAN
2 53 (47.75%) Firewall
3 31 (27.93%) Wireless
4 26 (23.42%) TCP/IP
5 20 (18.02%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (16.22%) VLAN
6 18 (16.22%) VoIP
7 16 (14.41%) DNS
8 15 (13.51%) SAN
9 14 (12.61%) MPLS
10 13 (11.71%) DHCP
11 12 (10.81%) Network Security
12 11 (9.91%) WLAN
13 10 (9.01%) VPN
14 9 (8.11%) Remote Desktop
15 8 (7.21%) Wi-Fi
16 7 (6.31%) BGP
16 7 (6.31%) OSPF
16 7 (6.31%) Unified Communications
17 6 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.60%) MySQL
3 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (9.91%) Manufacturing
1 11 (9.91%) Retail
2 8 (7.21%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.41%) Finance
4 3 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.80%) Automotive
5 2 (1.80%) Back Office
6 1 (0.90%) Billing
Job Titles
1 39 (35.14%) Network Engineer
2 22 (19.82%) IT Engineer
3 20 (18.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (16.22%) Support Engineer
5 16 (14.41%) Cisco Engineer
6 13 (11.71%) IT Support
7 12 (10.81%) IT Support Engineer
8 11 (9.91%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 11 (9.91%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (9.01%) Analyst
9 10 (9.01%) Senior Network Engineer
10 9 (8.11%) Network Support
11 8 (7.21%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (7.21%) Network Support Engineer
12 6 (5.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 6 (5.41%) Cloud Engineer
12 6 (5.41%) LAN Engineer
12 6 (5.41%) Network Systems Engineer
12 6 (5.41%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
12 6 (5.41%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.90%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.51%) Data Centre
2 13 (11.71%) Clustering
3 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.60%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.70%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.80%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (1.80%) NHS
6 2 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.90%) AS400
7 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.90%) iPad
7 1 (0.90%) iPhone
7 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.90%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 66 (59.46%) Windows
2 35 (31.53%) Windows Server
3 31 (27.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (22.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (15.32%) Windows 10
7 15 (13.51%) Windows 7
8 10 (9.01%) Windows 8
9 9 (8.11%) Linux
10 6 (5.41%) Windows XP
11 4 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.80%) AIX
12 2 (1.80%) Android
12 2 (1.80%) CentOS
13 1 (0.90%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.13%) ITIL
2 13 (11.71%) Network Load Balancing
3 6 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (5.41%) Incident Management
3 6 (5.41%) Mentoring
3 6 (5.41%) Network Management
3 6 (5.41%) Patch Management
3 6 (5.41%) Presales
4 5 (4.50%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (4.50%) Fault Management
4 5 (4.50%) Matrix Management
4 5 (4.50%) PRINCE2
4 5 (4.50%) Service Design
4 5 (4.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (3.60%) Change Management
5 4 (3.60%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (3.60%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (3.60%) Migration
5 4 (3.60%) Service Delivery
5 4 (3.60%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.01%) SQL
2 9 (8.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (47.75%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (36.04%) CCNA
3 33 (29.73%) CCNP
4 21 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (15.32%) MCSE
6 15 (13.51%) MCSA
7 9 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (5.41%) CCSA
8 6 (5.41%) SC Cleared
8 6 (5.41%) Security Cleared
8 6 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (4.50%) CCA
9 5 (4.50%) CCIE
9 5 (4.50%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (3.60%) CCDE
10 4 (3.60%) CCDP
10 4 (3.60%) Degree
10 4 (3.60%) HP APS
11 3 (2.70%) CCSE
12 2 (1.80%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.11%) SLA
2 4 (3.60%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.80%) PMO
System Software
1 52 (46.85%) Active Directory
2 28 (25.23%) Hyper-V
3 24 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.41%) XenApp
5 3 (2.70%) vSphere
6 2 (1.80%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (11.71%) SCCM
2 9 (8.11%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (4.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (4.50%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (3.60%) Nagios
4 4 (3.60%) SmoothWall
5 2 (1.80%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.90%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 54 (48.65%) Cisco
2 43 (38.74%) VMware
3 36 (32.43%) Microsoft
4 21 (18.92%) HP
5 15 (13.51%) Citrix
6 9 (8.11%) F5
6 9 (8.11%) Juniper
7 8 (7.21%) Dell
8 7 (6.31%) CheckPoint
9 6 (5.41%) Blue Coat
9 6 (5.41%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.60%) Avaya
10 4 (3.60%) NetApp
10 4 (3.60%) ProCurve
10 4 (3.60%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.70%) Google
11 3 (2.70%) Meraki
11 3 (2.70%) Mitel
12 2 (1.80%) Extreme Networks
12 2 (1.80%) Virgin Media