Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 26 52
Rank change year-on-year -29 +26 +41
Permanent jobs citing LAN 35 115 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 3.59% 8.06% 4.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.78% 52.27% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 35 101 65
Leicestershire median annual salary £29,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.76% +8.97% +41.82%
10th Percentile £24,350 £37,500 £24,400
90th Percentile £60,000 £44,250 £61,250
East Midlands median annual salary £35,500 £42,500 £41,375
% change year-on-year -16.47% +2.72% +14.14%

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 126 220 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 12.92% 15.43% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 116 180 155
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.59% +21.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,950 £21,500
90th Percentile £59,375 £47,500 £48,750
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year -2.60% - +10.00%

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 13 December 2017.

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 13 December 2017. 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 -21 27 £29,000 -31.76% 3
Loughborough +21 1 £25,000 -
LAN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 34 (97.14%) WAN
2 25 (71.43%) Windows
3 18 (51.43%) Wireless
4 16 (45.71%) Cisco
4 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
5 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 15 (42.86%) VMware
6 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (34.29%) Firewall
7 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
7 12 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (34.29%) CCNP
8 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
8 11 (31.43%) Hyper-V
8 11 (31.43%) Windows Server
9 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Clustering
9 9 (25.71%) Network Load Balancing
9 9 (25.71%) Clustering
9 9 (25.71%) T-SQL
9 9 (25.71%) ITIL
10 8 (22.86%) CCNA
10 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (20.00%) PCI DSS
12 6 (17.14%) SAN
12 6 (17.14%) VPN
12 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (17.14%) Office 365
12 6 (17.14%) VLAN

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 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (17.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (97.14%) WAN
2 18 (51.43%) Wireless
3 12 (34.29%) Firewall
3 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
4 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (17.14%) SAN
5 6 (17.14%) VLAN
5 6 (17.14%) VPN
6 5 (14.29%) VoIP
7 4 (11.43%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (11.43%) DNS
7 4 (11.43%) Internet
7 4 (11.43%) MPLS
7 4 (11.43%) WLAN
8 3 (8.57%) BGP
8 3 (8.57%) OSPF
9 2 (5.71%) 3G
9 2 (5.71%) 4G
9 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (5.71%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Network Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) IT Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) IT Support
2 9 (25.71%) Senior Network Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Support Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Firewall Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Cisco Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Network Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Switch Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Systems Support Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Clustering
2 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.86%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (31.43%) Windows Server
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.71%) Android
7 1 (2.86%) Linux
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) ITIL
1 9 (25.71%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (11.43%) Change Management
2 4 (11.43%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (8.57%) CRM
3 3 (8.57%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 3 (8.57%) Customer-Centricity
3 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
3 3 (8.57%) Service Desk Management
3 3 (8.57%) Statistics
4 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.86%) Network Design
4 1 (2.86%) Presales
4 1 (2.86%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (2.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) CCNP
1 12 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (22.86%) CCNA
3 4 (11.43%) CCDE
3 4 (11.43%) CCDP
3 4 (11.43%) CCIE
3 4 (11.43%) HP APS
3 4 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.71%) MCSE
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.86%) MCITP
5 1 (2.86%) MCP
5 1 (2.86%) MCSA
5 1 (2.86%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
2 11 (31.43%) Hyper-V
3 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (11.43%) SmoothWall
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.86%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Cisco
2 15 (42.86%) VMware
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
4 5 (14.29%) HP
4 5 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 4 (11.43%) NetApp
5 4 (11.43%) ProCurve
6 3 (8.57%) Google
7 2 (5.71%) Aruba
7 2 (5.71%) Citrix
7 2 (5.71%) Dell
7 2 (5.71%) Meraki
8 1 (2.86%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (2.86%) Avaya
8 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.86%) Symantec