Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 28 45
Rank change year-on-year -18 +17 +29
Permanent jobs citing LAN 23 71 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 3.98% 8.85% 4.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.67% 57.72% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 23 63 51
Leicester median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +3.03% +37.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £41,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £60,400 £44,950 £47,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £34,250 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -19.41% +8.97% +41.82%

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 Leicester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 75 123 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 12.98% 15.34% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 68 96 114
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -9.24%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,875 £21,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £45,620 £62,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +21.43% -6.67%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Leicester

LAN
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for LAN in Leicester

LAN
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Leicester over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leicester region with a requirement for LAN.

1 23 (100.00%) WAN
2 19 (82.61%) Wireless
3 14 (60.87%) Windows
3 14 (60.87%) Active Directory
4 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
4 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (47.83%) CCNP
5 11 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (47.83%) Firewall
6 10 (43.48%) Cisco
6 10 (43.48%) Hyper-V
7 9 (39.13%) Network Load Balancing
7 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Clustering
7 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
7 9 (39.13%) T-SQL
7 9 (39.13%) Clustering
8 8 (34.78%) VMware
8 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
9 7 (30.43%) CCNA
9 7 (30.43%) SAN
10 6 (26.09%) VPN
11 5 (21.74%) ITIL
11 5 (21.74%) HP
11 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
12 4 (17.39%) SmoothWall
12 4 (17.39%) ProCurve
12 4 (17.39%) HP APS

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) WAN
2 19 (82.61%) Wireless
3 11 (47.83%) Firewall
4 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
5 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (30.43%) SAN
7 6 (26.09%) VPN
8 4 (17.39%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (17.39%) Internet
8 4 (17.39%) MPLS
8 4 (17.39%) WLAN
9 3 (13.04%) BGP
9 3 (13.04%) DNS
9 3 (13.04%) OSPF
9 3 (13.04%) VLAN
9 3 (13.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (13.04%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) IT Engineer
1 8 (34.78%) Network Engineer
1 8 (34.78%) Senior Network Engineer
1 8 (34.78%) Support Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) IT Support
2 7 (30.43%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Firewall Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Firewall Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Network Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Cisco Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Network Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Support
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Network Load Balancing
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) Change Management
3 4 (17.39%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) Presales
4 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) CCNP
1 11 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (30.43%) CCNA
3 4 (17.39%) CCDE
3 4 (17.39%) CCDP
3 4 (17.39%) CCIE
3 4 (17.39%) HP APS
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.35%) MCITP
4 1 (4.35%) MCSE
4 1 (4.35%) MCTS
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) Active Directory
2 10 (43.48%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.04%) vSphere
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (17.39%) SmoothWall
3 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) VMware
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 5 (21.74%) HP
5 4 (17.39%) NetApp
5 4 (17.39%) ProCurve
6 1 (4.35%) Dell
6 1 (4.35%) Google
6 1 (4.35%) Juniper