Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 57 33
Rank change year-on-year -28 -24 +27
Permanent jobs citing LAN 30 28 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 3.01% 2.95% 6.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.05% 22.05% 47.57%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 74
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £34,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.49% -19.41% +8.97%
10th Percentile £24,525 £26,250 £33,275
90th Percentile £44,625 £60,150 £44,925
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.59% -14.12% +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 176 127 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 17.65% 13.40% 13.63%
Number of salaries quoted 91 117 144
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £28,008 £26,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.58% -4.38% +5.26%

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 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
Leicester -32 17 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Loughborough 0 4 £24,000 -4.00%
Hinckley - 3 £30,000 -
LAN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 27 (90.00%) WAN
2 23 (76.67%) Windows
3 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 15 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 15 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (33.33%) ITIL
6 10 (33.33%) Cisco
7 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (30.00%) Linux
7 9 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 7 (23.33%) Office 365
8 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
9 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (20.00%) Firewall
9 6 (20.00%) VMware
10 5 (16.67%) Clustering
10 5 (16.67%) Wireless
10 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
10 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
10 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
11 4 (13.33%) G Suite
11 4 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
11 4 (13.33%) Mac OS
11 4 (13.33%) DHCP
11 4 (13.33%) DNS
11 4 (13.33%) SLA

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%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Office 365
2 4 (13.33%) G Suite
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (90.00%) WAN
2 15 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (20.00%) Firewall
4 5 (16.67%) Wireless
5 4 (13.33%) DHCP
5 4 (13.33%) DNS
5 4 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (10.00%) SAN
6 3 (10.00%) WLAN
7 2 (6.67%) VoIP
8 1 (3.33%) Internet
8 1 (3.33%) MPLS
8 1 (3.33%) Network Security
8 1 (3.33%) Skype
8 1 (3.33%) VPN
8 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Automotive
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) IT Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Support Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) IT Support
6 4 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Network Support
7 3 (10.00%) IT Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Network Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Network Support Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Security Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Technical Support
8 2 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Clustering
2 3 (10.00%) Replication
3 2 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (30.00%) Linux
6 4 (13.33%) Mac OS
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
7 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) ITIL
2 9 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps
5 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Change Control
6 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.33%) Innovative Thinking
6 1 (3.33%) IT Strategy
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.33%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (3.33%) Service Management
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) MCITP
1 2 (6.67%) MCSE
1 2 (6.67%) MCTS
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) GDPR
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
3 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Ansible
2 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Cisco
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (10.00%) Veeam
5 2 (6.67%) Citrix
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.67%) SaltStack
6 1 (3.33%) NetApp
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle
6 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com