Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 53 24
Rank change year-on-year -23 -29 +36
Permanent jobs citing LAN 30 35 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 3.19% 3.77% 8.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.24% 28.00% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 27 35 106
Leicestershire median annual salary £31,000 £29,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.90% -31.76% +8.97%
10th Percentile £23,800 £22,400 £37,500
90th Percentile £47,250 £60,300 £44,250
East Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.14% -17.65% +3.03%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 174 125 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 18.49% 13.46% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 121 114 186
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% -11.76% +23.46%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,300 £22,875
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,625 £45,875
East Midlands median annual salary £39,817 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.18% - -3.85%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Leicestershire

LAN
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for LAN in Leicestershire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in Leicestershire

LAN
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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
Leicester -38 16 £35,000 +20.69% 2
Loughborough +3 4 £24,000 +6.67%
Hinckley - 3 £30,000 - 1
LAN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 26 (86.67%) WAN
2 24 (80.00%) Windows
3 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (56.67%) TCP/IP
5 16 (53.33%) Windows Server
6 14 (46.67%) Cisco
6 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
7 13 (43.33%) Linux
7 13 (43.33%) Office 365
8 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
8 9 (30.00%) Firewall
9 8 (26.67%) VMware
9 8 (26.67%) DNS
9 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (23.33%) Mac OS
10 7 (23.33%) G Suite
10 7 (23.33%) Remote Desktop
10 7 (23.33%) DHCP
11 6 (20.00%) SLA
11 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
11 6 (20.00%) ITIL
11 6 (20.00%) Replication
11 6 (20.00%) Wireless
11 6 (20.00%) Veeam
11 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (16.67%) WLAN
12 5 (16.67%) SQL Server

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (43.33%) Office 365
2 7 (23.33%) G Suite
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (86.67%) WAN
2 17 (56.67%) TCP/IP
3 9 (30.00%) Firewall
4 8 (26.67%) DNS
5 7 (23.33%) DHCP
5 7 (23.33%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (20.00%) Wireless
7 5 (16.67%) WLAN
8 3 (10.00%) SAN
9 1 (3.33%) Network Security
9 1 (3.33%) Skype
9 1 (3.33%) VLAN
9 1 (3.33%) VoIP
9 1 (3.33%) VPN
9 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Automotive
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Support Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) IT Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) IT Support
4 7 (23.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (20.00%) Analyst
6 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (13.33%) Administrator
7 4 (13.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (13.33%) Network Support
7 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (13.33%) Technical Support
8 3 (10.00%) Network Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior IT Support
8 3 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (6.67%) UAT Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Replication
2 4 (13.33%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.33%) Fintech
4 1 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 24 (80.00%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 13 (43.33%) Linux
4 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (23.33%) Mac OS
6 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
8 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL
1 6 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (13.33%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (10.00%) Change Control
4 3 (10.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 3 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (6.67%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.33%) DevOps
6 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.33%) Functional Testing
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.33%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.33%) System Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) MCSE
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) ISEB
2 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.67%) MCITP
2 2 (6.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) SLA
2 3 (10.00%) GDPR
2 3 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Ansible
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Cisco
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) Veeam
4 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.33%) Aruba
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) NetApp
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) SaltStack