Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 64 33
Rank change year-on-year +12 -31 +49
Permanent jobs citing LAN 31 12 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 4.73% 1.82% 7.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.63% 19.05% 49.52%
Number of salaries quoted 31 8 52
Leicester median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -29.41% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £26,550 £25,850
90th Percentile £65,000 £33,750 £44,250
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £31,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.90% -27.06% -2.86%

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 95 63 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 14.50% 9.55% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 86 52 85
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £36,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% -14.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,000 £21,849
90th Percentile £67,500 £52,500 £49,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +2.56%

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 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for LAN.

1 27 (87.10%) WAN
2 25 (80.65%) Windows
3 23 (74.19%) TCP/IP
4 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
5 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (45.16%) Hyper-V
6 14 (45.16%) Cisco
7 13 (41.94%) Wireless
7 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
8 12 (38.71%) DNS
9 10 (32.26%) Office 365
9 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
9 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
9 10 (32.26%) VMware
9 10 (32.26%) Firewall
10 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Clustering
10 7 (22.58%) Network Load Balancing
10 7 (22.58%) Clustering
11 6 (19.35%) Linux
11 6 (19.35%) DHCP
12 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
12 5 (16.13%) VLAN
12 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
13 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (12.90%) Server Virtualisation
13 4 (12.90%) Scenario Testing
13 4 (12.90%) Fintech
13 4 (12.90%) Aruba

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 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
1 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Office 365
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.68%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 27 (87.10%) WAN
2 23 (74.19%) TCP/IP
3 13 (41.94%) Wireless
4 12 (38.71%) DNS
5 10 (32.26%) Firewall
6 6 (19.35%) DHCP
7 5 (16.13%) VLAN
8 4 (12.90%) VPN
8 4 (12.90%) WLAN
9 3 (9.68%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (9.68%) SAN
10 2 (6.45%) Internet
11 1 (3.23%) Softphone
11 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) IT Support
2 10 (32.26%) Support Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) Analyst
4 8 (25.81%) IT Engineer
4 8 (25.81%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) Administrator
5 7 (22.58%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (22.58%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (16.13%) Support Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) Network Engineer
7 4 (12.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 4 (12.90%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) Senior UAT Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) Test Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) UAT Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) UAT Test Analyst
8 3 (9.68%) Network Support
8 3 (9.68%) Senior Applications Support
8 3 (9.68%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (9.68%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Clustering
2 4 (12.90%) Fintech
3 3 (9.68%) Replication
4 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
5 6 (19.35%) Linux
6 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (9.68%) Mac OS
8 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (12.90%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (12.90%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
2 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
4 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.45%) Change Control
4 2 (6.45%) CRM
4 2 (6.45%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 2 (6.45%) Patch Management
4 2 (6.45%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) Functional Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Line Management
5 1 (3.23%) Network Design
5 1 (3.23%) Network Management
5 1 (3.23%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) CCNA
1 4 (12.90%) CCNP
1 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (12.90%) ISEB
1 4 (12.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (12.90%) MCSE
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.68%) MCITP
2 3 (9.68%) MCTS
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) GDPR
2 2 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
2 14 (45.16%) Hyper-V
3 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Cisco
2 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (32.26%) VMware
3 4 (12.90%) Aruba
3 4 (12.90%) HP
3 4 (12.90%) Juniper
4 3 (9.68%) Veeam
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.45%) Sophos