Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 58 40
Rank change year-on-year +9 -18 +42
Permanent jobs citing LAN 52 35 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 5.30% 3.40% 5.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.23% 26.72% 43.08%
Number of salaries quoted 52 29 79
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -29.41% -5.56%
10th Percentile £23,525 £21,900 £24,900
90th Percentile £62,125 £60,600 £44,250
East Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £35,000 £41,883
% change year-on-year +15.71% -16.43% +0.92%

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 172 131 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 17.53% 12.73% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 157 112 161
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -17.65% +11.84%
10th Percentile £22,900 £22,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,500 £45,124
East Midlands median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% -6.25%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 -4 32 £35,000 +16.67%
Loughborough +10 6 £24,000 +1.05% 1
Hinckley - 2 £35,000 -
LAN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 46 (88.46%) Windows
2 45 (86.54%) WAN
3 41 (78.85%) Active Directory
4 30 (57.69%) TCP/IP
5 29 (55.77%) Windows Server
6 26 (50.00%) Cisco
7 25 (48.08%) Microsoft
8 21 (40.38%) Hyper-V
8 21 (40.38%) Office 365
9 17 (32.69%) VMware
9 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (30.77%) DNS
11 15 (28.85%) Firewall
12 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (25.00%) Wireless
14 12 (23.08%) Linux
14 12 (23.08%) ITIL
14 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (21.15%) T-SQL
15 11 (21.15%) DHCP
15 11 (21.15%) WLAN
16 9 (17.31%) SLA
16 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
16 9 (17.31%) Mac OS
16 9 (17.31%) G Suite
16 9 (17.31%) Remote Desktop
17 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Clustering
17 8 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
17 8 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
17 8 (15.38%) Veeam

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 7 (13.46%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.54%) Skype for Business
3 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (40.38%) Office 365
2 9 (17.31%) G Suite
3 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (86.54%) WAN
2 30 (57.69%) TCP/IP
3 16 (30.77%) DNS
4 15 (28.85%) Firewall
5 13 (25.00%) Wireless
6 11 (21.15%) DHCP
6 11 (21.15%) WLAN
7 9 (17.31%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (9.62%) SAN
8 5 (9.62%) VLAN
9 4 (7.69%) VoIP
10 3 (5.77%) VPN
11 2 (3.85%) Internet
12 1 (1.92%) Intranet
12 1 (1.92%) Softphone
12 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Automotive
3 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Support Engineer
2 16 (30.77%) IT Engineer
2 16 (30.77%) IT Support
3 13 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 12 (23.08%) Analyst
5 8 (15.38%) Administrator
5 8 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (13.46%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (11.54%) Senior IT Support
7 6 (11.54%) Support Analyst
8 5 (9.62%) Network Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) Technical Support
9 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) Network Support
9 4 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 4 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Senior UAT Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Test Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) UAT Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Clustering
1 8 (15.38%) Replication
2 4 (7.69%) Fintech
3 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (88.46%) Windows
2 29 (55.77%) Windows Server
3 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (23.08%) Linux
6 9 (17.31%) Mac OS
7 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.77%) Windows 10
7 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) ITIL
2 8 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
2 8 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 4 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
3 4 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
3 4 (7.69%) Software Testing
3 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (5.77%) Change Control
4 3 (5.77%) ITIL V3
4 3 (5.77%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 3 (5.77%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (5.77%) Project Management
4 3 (5.77%) Server Management
5 2 (3.85%) Antivirus Management
5 2 (3.85%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.85%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.15%) T-SQL
2 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (7.69%) ISEB
1 4 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (7.69%) MCSE
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.77%) CCNA
2 3 (5.77%) CCNP
2 3 (5.77%) MCITP
2 3 (5.77%) MCTS
3 2 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.85%) Degree
3 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.92%) CCDP
4 1 (1.92%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) SLA
2 3 (5.77%) GDPR
2 3 (5.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (78.85%) Active Directory
2 21 (40.38%) Hyper-V
3 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.85%) vSphere
5 1 (1.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) Cisco
2 25 (48.08%) Microsoft
3 17 (32.69%) VMware
4 8 (15.38%) Veeam
5 6 (11.54%) Citrix
6 4 (7.69%) Aruba
6 4 (7.69%) Google
6 4 (7.69%) HP
7 3 (5.77%) Juniper
7 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.85%) Sophos
9 1 (1.92%) WatchGuard