Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 75 87
Rank change year-on-year +20 +12 +6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 42 33 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 4.35% 2.55% 1.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.75% 26.61% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 42 26 32
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +14.58%
10th Percentile £23,975 £20,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,125 £60,250 £47,025
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +16.44% -2.67%

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 157 124 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 16.27% 9.60% 12.11%
Number of salaries quoted 153 106 130
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -10.26%
10th Percentile £25,800 £21,125 £21,973
90th Percentile £67,500 £52,750 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -2.56%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 +18 24 £35,000 -14.11% 8
Loughborough +9 4 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Hinckley - 1 £35,000 -
LAN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 37 (88.10%) Windows
1 37 (88.10%) WAN
2 34 (80.95%) Active Directory
3 27 (64.29%) Windows Server
4 25 (59.52%) Cisco
5 22 (52.38%) VMware
6 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 20 (47.62%) Hyper-V
8 17 (40.48%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (40.48%) TCP/IP
9 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (30.95%) DNS
10 13 (30.95%) ITIL
10 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
10 13 (30.95%) Firewall
11 12 (28.57%) Wireless
11 12 (28.57%) MS Exchange
11 12 (28.57%) WLAN
11 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (26.19%) Google
12 11 (26.19%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (26.19%) Office 365
13 10 (23.81%) Skype for Business
13 10 (23.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 10 (23.81%) VoIP
13 10 (23.81%) Business Continuity
14 9 (21.43%) Retail
14 9 (21.43%) PowerShell

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 12 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 10 (23.81%) Skype for Business
3 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (26.19%) Office 365
3 3 (7.14%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 37 (88.10%) WAN
2 17 (40.48%) TCP/IP
3 13 (30.95%) DNS
3 13 (30.95%) Firewall
4 12 (28.57%) Wireless
4 12 (28.57%) WLAN
5 10 (23.81%) VoIP
6 8 (19.05%) SAN
7 6 (14.29%) DHCP
7 6 (14.29%) VPN
8 5 (11.90%) VLAN
9 3 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (4.76%) Internet
11 1 (2.38%) Intranet
11 1 (2.38%) SMS
11 1 (2.38%) Softphone
11 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (2.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (21.43%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) IT Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) IT Support
2 8 (19.05%) Team Leader
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 6 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Network Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) Network Support
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Senior IT Support
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Server Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Clustering
2 4 (9.52%) iPhone
3 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.14%) Fintech
3 3 (7.14%) Replication
4 2 (4.76%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (88.10%) Windows
2 27 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (9.52%) Linux
7 3 (7.14%) Mac OS
8 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
8 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) ITIL
2 11 (26.19%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (23.81%) Business Continuity
4 5 (11.90%) Network Load Balancing
4 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (9.52%) Project Management
6 3 (7.14%) Network Design
6 3 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (4.76%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.76%) CRM
7 2 (4.76%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.76%) Network Management
7 2 (4.76%) Patch Management
7 2 (4.76%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.38%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 7 (16.67%) SQL
3 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (19.05%) CCNP
3 7 (16.67%) CCNA
4 2 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (4.76%) Degree
4 2 (4.76%) ISEB
4 2 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.38%) CCDP
5 1 (2.38%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.38%) MCITP
5 1 (2.38%) MCSE
5 1 (2.38%) MCTS
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 20 (47.62%) Hyper-V
3 17 (40.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (11.90%) vSphere
5 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 25 (59.52%) Cisco
2 22 (52.38%) VMware
3 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (26.19%) Google
5 5 (11.90%) Citrix
5 5 (11.90%) Juniper
6 3 (7.14%) Aruba
6 3 (7.14%) HP
6 3 (7.14%) Veeam
7 2 (4.76%) Sophos
8 1 (2.38%) WatchGuard