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

Local Area Network (LAN)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 40 20
Rank change year-on-year -14 -20 +41
Permanent jobs citing LAN 29 26 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 4.57% 4.89% 11.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.13% 33.77% 66.20%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 86
Leicester median annual salary £36,250 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.83% -29.41% -10.53%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,250 £44,250
Leicestershire median annual salary £33,000 £30,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -29.41% -5.56%

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 111 77 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 17.48% 14.47% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 83 70 114
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £36,535 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.64% -14.03% +18.06%
10th Percentile £28,008 £23,900 £25,550
90th Percentile £67,500 £53,700 £45,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -17.65% +23.46%

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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 25 (86.21%) WAN
2 21 (72.41%) Windows
3 20 (68.97%) TCP/IP
4 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
5 14 (48.28%) Hyper-V
6 12 (41.38%) Cisco
7 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (34.48%) Office 365
8 10 (34.48%) T-SQL
8 10 (34.48%) Wireless
8 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
9 8 (27.59%) Firewall
10 7 (24.14%) Clustering
10 7 (24.14%) Network Load Balancing
10 7 (24.14%) Linux
10 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
10 7 (24.14%) DNS
10 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Clustering
11 6 (20.69%) Finance
11 6 (20.69%) VMware
12 4 (13.79%) HP
12 4 (13.79%) ISEB
12 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (13.79%) MCSE
12 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (13.79%) VLAN
12 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
12 4 (13.79%) Scenario Testing

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 (10.34%) MS Exchange
1 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Office 365
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (10.34%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 25 (86.21%) WAN
2 20 (68.97%) TCP/IP
3 10 (34.48%) Wireless
4 8 (27.59%) Firewall
5 7 (24.14%) DNS
6 4 (13.79%) VLAN
7 3 (10.34%) DHCP
7 3 (10.34%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (10.34%) WLAN
8 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
1 9 (31.03%) IT Support
2 8 (27.59%) IT Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Support Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Administrator
3 7 (24.14%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (20.69%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Support Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 4 (13.79%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Senior UAT Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) UAT Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) UAT Test Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) IT Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Applications Support
7 3 (10.34%) Senior IT Support
7 3 (10.34%) Senior IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Clustering
2 4 (13.79%) Fintech
3 3 (10.34%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
5 7 (24.14%) Linux
6 3 (10.34%) Mac OS
6 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (13.79%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (13.79%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
2 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (10.34%) Change Control
3 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (10.34%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 3 (10.34%) Proactive Monitoring
3 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
4 2 (6.90%) CRM
4 2 (6.90%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.45%) DevOps
5 1 (3.45%) Functional Testing
5 1 (3.45%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) ISEB
1 4 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (13.79%) MCSE
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.34%) MCITP
2 3 (10.34%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) GDPR
1 3 (10.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
2 14 (48.28%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Ansible
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Cisco
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.69%) VMware
4 4 (13.79%) Aruba
4 4 (13.79%) HP
5 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
5 3 (10.34%) Veeam
6 1 (3.45%) SaltStack