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 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 89 62
Rank change year-on-year +4 -27  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 78 80 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.64% 2.51% 3.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.89% 16.13% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 52 57 117
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

LAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 413 496 635
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 13.96% 15.59% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 319 398 509
Median salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.43% -8.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing LAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +18 25 £44,500 +10.55% 6
Nottinghamshire -3 19 £45,000 +60.71% 4
Derbyshire +9 13 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Leicestershire -5 13 £32,500 -1.51% 5
Lincolnshire -17 1 £32,500 -7.14% 1
LAN
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, 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.

1 158 (88.27%) WAN
2 112 (62.57%) Cisco
3 110 (61.45%) Firewall
4 85 (47.49%) Cisco Certification
5 76 (42.46%) ITIL
6 64 (35.75%) CCNP
7 55 (30.73%) Windows
8 54 (30.17%) CCNA
9 53 (29.61%) Wireless
10 49 (27.37%) VoIP
11 40 (22.35%) DHCP
11 40 (22.35%) SolarWinds
12 39 (21.79%) TCP/IP
12 39 (21.79%) DNS
12 39 (21.79%) VLAN
13 38 (21.23%) Microsoft
14 36 (20.11%) WLAN
14 36 (20.11%) Data Centre
15 34 (18.99%) Cisco Nexus
16 32 (17.88%) Active Directory
16 32 (17.88%) SAN
16 32 (17.88%) VMware
17 30 (16.76%) HP
18 28 (15.64%) SQL Server
18 28 (15.64%) Cisco ASA
18 28 (15.64%) Windows Server
19 24 (13.41%) Network Management
20 23 (12.85%) Linux
20 23 (12.85%) Migration
21 22 (12.29%) Degree

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 21 (11.73%) IIS
2 7 (3.91%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.35%) Apache
3 6 (3.35%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.35%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.12%) CMS
5 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (6.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.15%) Office 365
2 3 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.12%) IaaS
4 1 (0.56%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 158 (88.27%) WAN
2 110 (61.45%) Firewall
3 53 (29.61%) Wireless
4 49 (27.37%) VoIP
5 40 (22.35%) DHCP
6 39 (21.79%) DNS
6 39 (21.79%) TCP/IP
6 39 (21.79%) VLAN
7 36 (20.11%) WLAN
8 34 (18.99%) Cisco Nexus
9 32 (17.88%) SAN
10 28 (15.64%) Cisco ASA
11 22 (12.29%) MPLS
12 18 (10.06%) VPN
13 17 (9.50%) Cisco IOS
13 17 (9.50%) Cisco Wireless
13 17 (9.50%) Wireshark
14 15 (8.38%) OSPF
14 15 (8.38%) Unified Communications
14 15 (8.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (8.94%) Retail
2 14 (7.82%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.91%) Automotive
3 7 (3.91%) Back Office
4 6 (3.35%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.12%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 74 (41.34%) Network Engineer
2 29 (16.20%) Analyst
3 23 (12.85%) Cisco Engineer
4 21 (11.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 20 (11.17%) Senior Network Engineer
6 12 (6.70%) Support Engineer
7 11 (6.15%) Customer Analyst
7 11 (6.15%) Systems Engineer
8 10 (5.59%) Network Support
8 10 (5.59%) Network Support Engineer
9 9 (5.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (5.03%) Infrastructure Support
10 8 (4.47%) Security Specialist
10 8 (4.47%) Team Leader
10 8 (4.47%) Technical Leader
11 7 (3.91%) Information Security Specialist
11 7 (3.91%) Information Specialist
11 7 (3.91%) IT Engineer
12 6 (3.35%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 6 (3.35%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.23%) .NET
2 3 (1.68%) HTML
3 2 (1.12%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.12%) REST
3 2 (1.12%) SOAP
3 2 (1.12%) Web Services
3 2 (1.12%) XML
3 2 (1.12%) XSLT
4 1 (0.56%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.56%) HTML5
4 1 (0.56%) Middleware
4 1 (0.56%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.11%) Data Centre
2 19 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.59%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.91%) Cyberthreat
4 7 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.79%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.23%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.68%) EPoS
7 3 (1.68%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.12%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.12%) iPad
8 2 (1.12%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.12%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.12%) Replication
9 1 (0.56%) FMCG
9 1 (0.56%) iPhone
9 1 (0.56%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 55 (30.73%) Windows
2 28 (15.64%) Windows Server
3 23 (12.85%) Linux
4 13 (7.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (6.15%) Unix
6 9 (5.03%) Windows 7
7 7 (3.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (3.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (2.79%) Windows 10
10 4 (2.23%) Debian
10 4 (2.23%) HPUX
10 4 (2.23%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.68%) CentOS
12 2 (1.12%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.12%) VyOS
12 2 (1.12%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (42.46%) ITIL
2 24 (13.41%) Network Management
3 23 (12.85%) Migration
4 19 (10.61%) Coaching
4 19 (10.61%) Project Management
4 19 (10.61%) Service Delivery
5 17 (9.50%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 15 (8.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (8.38%) IT Strategy
7 14 (7.82%) Change Management
8 13 (7.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (7.26%) Mentoring
8 13 (7.26%) Service Design
8 13 (7.26%) Supplier Management
9 12 (6.70%) E-Commerce
10 11 (6.15%) Problem Management
11 10 (5.59%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (5.59%) Software Engineering
12 9 (5.03%) ITIL V3
12 9 (5.03%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.82%) SQL
2 8 (4.47%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.91%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.23%) C
5 3 (1.68%) VBScript
6 2 (1.12%) Java
7 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 85 (47.49%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (35.75%) CCNP
3 54 (30.17%) CCNA
4 22 (12.29%) Degree
5 12 (6.70%) CCIE
6 11 (6.15%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (5.03%) CISSP
8 8 (4.47%) CompTIA Security+
8 8 (4.47%) Security+ Certification
9 5 (2.79%) JNCIP
9 5 (2.79%) JNCIS
9 5 (2.79%) MCSE
9 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.68%) MCP
10 3 (1.68%) MOS
11 2 (1.12%) CCVP
11 2 (1.12%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.56%) CCENT
12 1 (0.56%) CEH
12 1 (0.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.03%) PCI DSS
1 9 (5.03%) SLA
2 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (17.88%) Active Directory
2 20 (11.17%) Hyper-V
3 16 (8.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (5.59%) vSphere
5 4 (2.23%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.12%) NFS
7 1 (0.56%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (10.61%) Cisco Prime
2 13 (7.26%) SCCM
3 9 (5.03%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (3.91%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (1.68%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.12%) SCOM
7 1 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.56%) Nagios
7 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.56%) Puppet
7 1 (0.56%) SmoothWall
7 1 (0.56%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 112 (62.57%) Cisco
2 40 (22.35%) SolarWinds
3 38 (21.23%) Microsoft
4 32 (17.88%) VMware
5 30 (16.76%) HP
6 17 (9.50%) CheckPoint
7 16 (8.94%) Fortinet
8 15 (8.38%) Juniper
9 9 (5.03%) NetApp
9 9 (5.03%) ProCurve
10 6 (3.35%) Siemens
10 6 (3.35%) SonicWALL
11 5 (2.79%) CommVault
11 5 (2.79%) Dell
11 5 (2.79%) Google
11 5 (2.79%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.68%) Symantec
13 2 (1.12%) Citrix
13 2 (1.12%) Forcepoint
13 2 (1.12%) Motorola
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Prominent Europe Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg+car+15%bonus+healthcare+pension etc etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum + on call and pension + holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Generous Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby
Node4 Limited
Salary: £35,000 with a variety of benefits & extras
Posted: 13 days ago
Northampton
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Full package & Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Deltek
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago