Period
to 15 November 2019

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 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 84 113
Rank change year-on-year +15 +29 -54
Permanent jobs citing LAN 152 159 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.80% 3.40% 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.62% 20.20% 16.45%
Number of salaries quoted 104 115 121
East Midlands median annual salary £35,500 £40,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.35% +15.71% -17.65%
10th Percentile £21,000 £25,950 £24,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% -

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 703 787 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.59% 16.85% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 526 577 622
East Midlands median annual salary £39,535 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.09% +5.33% -
10th Percentile £21,750 £21,840 £21,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 15 November 2019.

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 15 November 2019. 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 +19 51 £36,250 -27.50% 10
Northamptonshire +20 44 £22,000 -51.11% 6
Derbyshire -5 27 £35,500 -7.79% 7
Leicestershire +6 26 £52,500 +69.35% 5
LAN
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, 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.

1 149 (98.03%) WAN
2 85 (55.92%) Firewall
3 78 (51.32%) Cisco
4 64 (42.11%) Windows
5 57 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
6 45 (29.61%) CCNP
7 40 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 39 (25.66%) Active Directory
9 38 (25.00%) Windows Server
10 35 (23.03%) Migration
10 35 (23.03%) VMware
11 32 (21.05%) SAN
12 30 (19.74%) MS Exchange
12 30 (19.74%) Cisco ASA
13 27 (17.76%) Office 365
13 27 (17.76%) Telecoms
14 26 (17.11%) IT Strategy
15 24 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
15 24 (15.79%) Linux
16 23 (15.13%) Hyper-V
17 22 (14.47%) Network Security
17 22 (14.47%) VoIP
17 22 (14.47%) Wireless
17 22 (14.47%) Windows 10
18 21 (13.82%) Wi-Fi
18 21 (13.82%) Disaster Recovery
18 21 (13.82%) Cisco Prime
18 21 (13.82%) Microsoft Office
18 21 (13.82%) DHCP
18 21 (13.82%) SolarWinds

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 30 (19.74%) MS Exchange
2 14 (9.21%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.61%) Skype for Business
4 5 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.32%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.32%) Quickr
6 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (13.82%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 27 (17.76%) Office 365
2 12 (7.89%) Azure
3 9 (5.92%) AWS
4 4 (2.63%) SaaS
5 2 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.32%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.66%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 149 (98.03%) WAN
2 85 (55.92%) Firewall
3 32 (21.05%) SAN
4 30 (19.74%) Cisco ASA
5 22 (14.47%) Network Security
5 22 (14.47%) VoIP
5 22 (14.47%) Wireless
6 21 (13.82%) DHCP
6 21 (13.82%) Wi-Fi
7 20 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
7 20 (13.16%) TCP/IP
7 20 (13.16%) VPN
8 19 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
8 19 (12.50%) DNS
8 19 (12.50%) Wireshark
9 18 (11.84%) NX-OS
10 16 (10.53%) MPLS
11 11 (7.24%) IP Telephony
12 10 (6.58%) WLAN
13 8 (5.26%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.32%) OLAP
2 2 (1.32%) OLTP
2 2 (1.32%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.32%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.66%) MySQL
3 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (17.76%) Telecoms
2 19 (12.50%) Finance
3 10 (6.58%) Retail
4 4 (2.63%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.97%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.32%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.66%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.66%) French Language
7 1 (0.66%) German Language
7 1 (0.66%) Law
7 1 (0.66%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.66%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (32.89%) Network Engineer
2 31 (20.39%) Analyst
3 24 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 22 (14.47%) IT Support
5 16 (10.53%) Lead Network Engineer
6 15 (9.87%) IT Engineer
7 14 (9.21%) IT Support Engineer
8 12 (7.89%) Service Analyst
8 12 (7.89%) Service Desk Analyst
9 11 (7.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (6.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 9 (5.92%) Infrastructure Manager
11 9 (5.92%) IT Analyst
11 9 (5.92%) Senior Network Engineer
12 8 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
12 8 (5.26%) Support Analyst
13 7 (4.61%) Project Manager
14 6 (3.95%) Administrator
14 6 (3.95%) Cisco Engineer
14 6 (3.95%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.32%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.21%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.26%) AS400
4 5 (3.29%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.63%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.63%) Social Media
6 3 (1.97%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.32%) Clustering
7 2 (1.32%) Replication
7 2 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.32%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.66%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 64 (42.11%) Windows
2 38 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 24 (15.79%) Linux
4 22 (14.47%) Windows 10
5 9 (5.92%) Unix
5 9 (5.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (4.61%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.29%) Windows 8
8 5 (3.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.03%) Migration
2 26 (17.11%) IT Strategy
3 24 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (13.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (11.84%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 17 (11.18%) Change Management
7 16 (10.53%) ITIL
7 16 (10.53%) Project Management
8 15 (9.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 15 (9.87%) Mentoring
9 13 (8.55%) Coaching
9 13 (8.55%) Network Monitoring
10 11 (7.24%) Service Delivery
11 9 (5.92%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (5.26%) Data Centre Operations
13 7 (4.61%) B2B
13 7 (4.61%) Kalman Filter
13 7 (4.61%) Service Management
14 6 (3.95%) Application Rationalisation
14 6 (3.95%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.29%) PowerShell
1 5 (3.29%) SQL
2 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (29.61%) CCNP
3 19 (12.50%) CCNA
4 11 (7.24%) Degree
5 8 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 8 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.95%) CCAA
6 6 (3.95%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (3.29%) CCIE
7 5 (3.29%) MCSE
8 4 (2.63%) DBS Check
8 4 (2.63%) MCP
9 3 (1.97%) MCSA
10 2 (1.32%) CCVP
11 1 (0.66%) CEH
11 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.66%) MOS
11 1 (0.66%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.84%) SLA
2 6 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.66%) GDPR
3 1 (0.66%) NIST
3 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (25.66%) Active Directory
2 23 (15.13%) Hyper-V
3 18 (11.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.29%) Terminal Services
4 5 (3.29%) XenApp
5 4 (2.63%) vSphere
6 2 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (13.82%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (4.61%) FortiGate
3 4 (2.63%) SCCM
4 3 (1.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.32%) Ansible
5 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.32%) Puppet
6 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.66%) SCOM
6 1 (0.66%) Terraform
Vendors
1 78 (51.32%) Cisco
2 40 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 35 (23.03%) VMware
4 21 (13.82%) SolarWinds
5 18 (11.84%) Citrix
6 8 (5.26%) Juniper
7 6 (3.95%) CheckPoint
7 6 (3.95%) Veeam
8 5 (3.29%) F5
8 5 (3.29%) Fortinet
8 5 (3.29%) Meraki
9 3 (1.97%) Dell
9 3 (1.97%) WatchGuard
9 3 (1.97%) Zerto
10 2 (1.32%) Apple
10 2 (1.32%) Forcepoint
10 2 (1.32%) HP
10 2 (1.32%) Lotus
10 2 (1.32%) SAP
10 2 (1.32%) Zscaler