Period
to 31 May 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 31 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 76 99 91
Rank change year-on-year +23 -8 +16
Permanent jobs citing LAN 73 112 155
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.04% 2.78% 3.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.68% 16.42% 22.63%
Number of salaries quoted 62 66 144
Median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £19,750 £25,000 £23,075
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £59,625
England median annual salary £44,750 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.87% -3.33% +5.88%

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 371 682 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.45% 16.94% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 314 459 599
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,350 £60,000 £60,250
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 31 May 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 31 May 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
Nottinghamshire +35 24 £31,000 +16.98% 3
Derbyshire +3 19 £38,633 +10.38%
Northamptonshire -11 14 £55,000 +15.79% 2
Leicestershire +42 11 £52,500 +23.53%
Lincolnshire +7 5 £31,500 -16.00% 1
LAN
England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 63 (86.30%) WAN
2 41 (56.16%) Windows
3 31 (42.47%) Microsoft
4 30 (41.10%) Firewall
5 27 (36.99%) Cisco
6 26 (35.62%) VMware
6 26 (35.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (34.25%) Active Directory
8 21 (28.77%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (28.77%) Office 365
9 20 (27.40%) Windows Server
9 20 (27.40%) DHCP
10 19 (26.03%) Windows Server 2016
11 15 (20.55%) DNS
12 14 (19.18%) CCNP
12 14 (19.18%) SCCM
13 13 (17.81%) Windows 7
13 13 (17.81%) Windows 10
13 13 (17.81%) MS Exchange
14 12 (16.44%) VoIP
15 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
15 11 (15.07%) Service Delivery
16 10 (13.70%) SQL
16 10 (13.70%) ITIL
16 10 (13.70%) WLAN
16 10 (13.70%) TCP/IP
16 10 (13.70%) Proactive Monitoring
16 10 (13.70%) Cisco ASA
17 9 (12.33%) Problem-Solving
18 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure

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 13 (17.81%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.37%) IIS
3 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (28.77%) Office 365
2 6 (8.22%) Azure
3 5 (6.85%) AWS
4 2 (2.74%) IaaS
4 2 (2.74%) SaaS
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 63 (86.30%) WAN
2 30 (41.10%) Firewall
3 20 (27.40%) DHCP
4 15 (20.55%) DNS
5 12 (16.44%) VoIP
6 10 (13.70%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (13.70%) TCP/IP
6 10 (13.70%) WLAN
7 6 (8.22%) BGP
7 6 (8.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (8.22%) MPLS
7 6 (8.22%) Network Security
7 6 (8.22%) VPN
8 5 (6.85%) ADSL
9 4 (5.48%) SAN
9 4 (5.48%) VLAN
10 3 (4.11%) Cisco Firepower
10 3 (4.11%) Internet
10 3 (4.11%) IP Telephony
10 3 (4.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.37%) MySQL
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (10.96%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Retail
3 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.74%) Legal
4 2 (2.74%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.37%) Back Office
5 1 (1.37%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.37%) French Language
5 1 (1.37%) German Language
5 1 (1.37%) Local Government
5 1 (1.37%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (1.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (17.81%) Network Engineer
2 11 (15.07%) Analyst
3 8 (10.96%) Administrator
3 8 (10.96%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (9.59%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 7 (9.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (9.59%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (9.59%) IT Engineer
4 7 (9.59%) IT Support
4 7 (9.59%) Support Engineer
4 7 (9.59%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) IT Administrator
5 6 (8.22%) IT Systems Administrator
5 6 (8.22%) Network Manager
6 5 (6.85%) 1st Line Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Junior
6 5 (6.85%) Office 365 Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Server Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) LDAP
2 1 (1.37%) LAMP
2 1 (1.37%) Web Services
2 1 (1.37%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.48%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.74%) CCTV
4 2 (2.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.74%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.37%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.37%) iPhone
5 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (56.16%) Windows
2 26 (35.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (27.40%) Windows Server
4 19 (26.03%) Windows Server 2016
5 13 (17.81%) Windows 10
5 13 (17.81%) Windows 7
6 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2019
7 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (4.11%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.74%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.74%) Unix
11 1 (1.37%) Android
11 1 (1.37%) CentOS
11 1 (1.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.07%) Service Delivery
2 10 (13.70%) ITIL
2 10 (13.70%) Proactive Monitoring
3 9 (12.33%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (10.96%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (9.59%) Configuration Management
5 7 (9.59%) Line Management
5 7 (9.59%) Problem Management
6 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (6.85%) Process Improvement
7 5 (6.85%) Security Monitoring
7 5 (6.85%) Service Management
8 4 (5.48%) ERP
8 4 (5.48%) Facilities Management
8 4 (5.48%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.48%) People Management
8 4 (5.48%) Security Operations
8 4 (5.48%) Technical Leadership
9 3 (4.11%) Antivirus Management
9 3 (4.11%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.70%) SQL
2 4 (5.48%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.74%) Perl
3 2 (2.74%) PHP
3 2 (2.74%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (28.77%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (19.18%) CCNP
3 8 (10.96%) CCNA
4 7 (9.59%) Degree
4 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.11%) MCSA
5 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.74%) CCIE
6 2 (2.74%) MCSE
6 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) SLA
2 4 (5.48%) COSHH
2 4 (5.48%) GDPR
3 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (34.25%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.59%) vSphere
4 6 (8.22%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.11%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (4.11%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (4.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (19.18%) SCCM
2 7 (9.59%) SCOM
3 2 (2.74%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco CME
Vendors
1 31 (42.47%) Microsoft
2 27 (36.99%) Cisco
3 26 (35.62%) VMware
4 7 (9.59%) HP
4 7 (9.59%) Juniper
5 5 (6.85%) Citrix
6 4 (5.48%) Capita
6 4 (5.48%) Palo Alto
7 3 (4.11%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.11%) Mitel
7 3 (4.11%) Oracle
8 2 (2.74%) Apple
8 2 (2.74%) F5
8 2 (2.74%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.74%) McAfee
8 2 (2.74%) Meraki
8 2 (2.74%) Riverbed
8 2 (2.74%) Symantec
8 2 (2.74%) Veeam
9 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds