Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 47 64
Rank change year-on-year -16 +17 +25
Permanent jobs citing LAN 29 68 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.96% 5.00% 3.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.01% 45.64% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 29 59 54
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.97% +41.82%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,200 £24,150
90th Percentile £60,000 £45,000 £47,250
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,625
% change year-on-year -5.88% +4.62% +16.07%

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 138 149 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 14.08% 10.96% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 131 120 178
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -9.09%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,600 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,500 £51,750 £53,600
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -12 19 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Loughborough +22 1 £25,000 +11.11% 2
LAN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 29 (100.00%) WAN
2 20 (68.97%) Windows
3 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
4 17 (58.62%) Wireless
5 16 (55.17%) VMware
5 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
6 15 (51.72%) Cisco
7 14 (48.28%) Hyper-V
8 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
9 12 (41.38%) CCNP
9 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
10 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (37.93%) ITIL
10 11 (37.93%) Firewall
11 10 (34.48%) WLAN
11 10 (34.48%) SAN
12 9 (31.03%) CCNA
13 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
13 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (24.14%) Google
14 7 (24.14%) Network Load Balancing
14 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Clustering
14 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (24.14%) Clustering
14 7 (24.14%) Retail
14 7 (24.14%) VoIP

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 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.69%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (100.00%) WAN
2 17 (58.62%) Wireless
3 11 (37.93%) Firewall
4 10 (34.48%) SAN
4 10 (34.48%) WLAN
5 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
6 7 (24.14%) VoIP
7 6 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (17.24%) VPN
9 4 (13.79%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (13.79%) DNS
9 4 (13.79%) Internet
9 4 (13.79%) MPLS
10 2 (6.90%) VLAN
11 1 (3.45%) BGP
11 1 (3.45%) OSPF
11 1 (3.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (24.14%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Network Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) IT Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) IT Support
2 7 (24.14%) Senior Network Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Support Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 6 (20.69%) IT Support Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Team Leader
4 5 (17.24%) LAN Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco Wireless Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Firewall Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Wireless Network Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) WLAN Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) WLAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Clustering
2 4 (13.79%) iPhone
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
2 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (24.14%) Network Load Balancing
3 6 (20.69%) Business Continuity
4 4 (13.79%) Change Management
4 4 (13.79%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.90%) Network Design
5 2 (6.90%) Presales
5 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.45%) Network Management
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) T-SQL
2 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
3 5 (17.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) CCNP
1 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (31.03%) CCNA
3 4 (13.79%) CCDE
3 4 (13.79%) CCDP
3 4 (13.79%) CCIE
3 4 (13.79%) HP APS
3 4 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
2 4 (13.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
2 14 (48.28%) Hyper-V
3 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (13.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (20.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (13.79%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) VMware
2 15 (51.72%) Cisco
3 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
4 7 (24.14%) Google
5 4 (13.79%) HP
5 4 (13.79%) NetApp
5 4 (13.79%) ProCurve
6 2 (6.90%) Juniper