LAN Jobs in London

Local Area Network (LAN)
England > London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 27 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
27 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 168 237 421
Rank change year-on-year +69 +184 -83
Permanent jobs citing LAN 459 497 651
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.93% 1.50% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.15% 12.65% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 374 395 489
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,900 £30,825
25th Percentile £45,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% -4.55%
75th Percentile £72,500 £69,952 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £85,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - - -0.55%

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 3,243 3,929 8,219
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 13.63% 11.86% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,987 2,681 4,276
10th Percentile £32,750 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% - -
75th Percentile £78,750 £82,500 £81,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +5.00%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in London

LAN
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing LAN in London.

Salary trend for LAN in London

LAN
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing LAN in London over the 6 months to 27 May 2024.

Salary histogram for LAN in London

LAN
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the London region over the 6 months to 27 May 2024. 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
Jobs
Central London +27 80 £47,500 +2.15% 22
South London +14 18 £40,500 -19.00%
West London -29 13 £54,225 +35.56% 3
East London +2 6 £40,000 -30.43% 7
North London -5 1 £37,500 +36.36% 1
LAN
England

LAN
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 55 (11.98%) Microsoft Exchange
2 52 (11.33%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.96%) Skype for Business
4 8 (1.74%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.65%) Apache
6 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.65%) IIS
6 3 (0.65%) SAS
7 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.44%) Moodle
7 2 (0.44%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.22%) Confluence
8 1 (0.22%) nginx
Applications
1 26 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.65%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.65%) Revit
4 3 (0.65%) SPSS
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Carpe Diem
1 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.22%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 167 (36.38%) Azure
2 131 (28.54%) Microsoft 365
3 68 (14.81%) AWS
4 31 (6.75%) Entra ID
5 27 (5.88%) IaaS
6 21 (4.58%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (4.58%) SaaS
7 18 (3.92%) PaaS
8 16 (3.49%) GCP
9 13 (2.83%) Rubrik
10 12 (2.61%) Microsoft Purview
11 11 (2.40%) Azure DevOps
11 11 (2.40%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 10 (2.18%) AWS Direct Connect
12 10 (2.18%) Azure Sentinel
12 10 (2.18%) Datadog
13 6 (1.31%) Dynamics 365
14 5 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 4 (0.87%) Power Platform
15 4 (0.87%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 405 (88.24%) WAN
2 238 (51.85%) Firewall
3 167 (36.38%) VPN
4 135 (29.41%) Wi-Fi
5 118 (25.71%) Wireless
6 103 (22.44%) DNS
7 97 (21.13%) Internet
8 92 (20.04%) SD-WAN
9 86 (18.74%) DHCP
10 85 (18.52%) MPLS
11 80 (17.43%) Network Security
12 64 (13.94%) TCP/IP
13 60 (13.07%) VLAN
14 57 (12.42%) BGP
15 40 (8.71%) OSPF
16 34 (7.41%) IPsec
17 32 (6.97%) Cisco ISE
18 30 (6.54%) VoIP
19 29 (6.32%) SAN
20 27 (5.88%) Cisco Firepower
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.74%) DB2
1 8 (1.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.65%) Big Data
2 3 (0.65%) EDRMS
3 2 (0.44%) MySQL
4 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.22%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (0.65%) JIRA
2 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
General
1 103 (22.44%) Social Skills
2 78 (16.99%) Finance
3 56 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (10.46%) Retail
5 36 (7.84%) Law
6 34 (7.41%) Telecoms
7 16 (3.49%) Legal
8 13 (2.83%) Public Sector
9 9 (1.96%) Banking
10 8 (1.74%) Documentation Skills
10 8 (1.74%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 6 (1.31%) Games
11 6 (1.31%) Organisational Skills
12 5 (1.09%) Billing
12 5 (1.09%) Japanese Language
13 4 (0.87%) Advertising
13 4 (0.87%) Publishing
14 3 (0.65%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.44%) Music Industry
15 2 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 134 (29.19%) Network Engineer
2 84 (18.30%) Senior
3 47 (10.24%) Analyst
4 46 (10.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 39 (8.50%) Architect
6 36 (7.84%) Senior Network Engineer
7 32 (6.97%) Security Engineer
8 27 (5.88%) Support Engineer
9 26 (5.66%) Infrastructure Architect
10 25 (5.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 24 (5.23%) Project Manager
11 24 (5.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 24 (5.23%) WAN Engineer
12 21 (4.58%) IT Support
13 20 (4.36%) Consultant
13 20 (4.36%) IT Engineer
13 20 (4.36%) Network Analyst
14 19 (4.14%) Network Security Engineer
14 19 (4.14%) Presales Engineer
15 17 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.66%) 802.1X
2 17 (3.70%) LDAP
3 8 (1.74%) SAML
3 8 (1.74%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (1.74%) XML
4 7 (1.53%) HTML
5 5 (1.09%) EDI
5 5 (1.09%) XMPP
6 2 (0.44%) LAMP
6 2 (0.44%) YAML
7 1 (0.22%) ARM Templates
7 1 (0.22%) Azure Blueprints
7 1 (0.22%) NETCONF
7 1 (0.22%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 104 (22.66%) Data Centre
2 47 (10.24%) Management Information System
3 39 (8.50%) Public Cloud
4 22 (4.79%) PKI
5 15 (3.27%) Hybrid Cloud
5 15 (3.27%) Video Conferencing
6 13 (2.83%) Client/Server
7 12 (2.61%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (2.40%) Private Cloud
9 8 (1.74%) Security Operations Centre
10 7 (1.53%) Driving Licence
11 6 (1.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 4 (0.87%) CCTV
12 4 (0.87%) FPGA
12 4 (0.87%) iPad
12 4 (0.87%) Onboarding
13 3 (0.65%) Acoustics
13 3 (0.65%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 3 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.65%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 184 (40.09%) Windows
2 85 (18.52%) Windows Server
3 84 (18.30%) Linux
4 40 (8.71%) Ubuntu
5 39 (8.50%) VMS
6 17 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (3.49%) Unix
8 14 (3.05%) CentOS
9 12 (2.61%) Mac OS
10 10 (2.18%) Windows 10
11 9 (1.96%) Android
12 8 (1.74%) Apple iOS
12 8 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (1.74%) Windows Server 2019
13 6 (1.31%) Windows Server 2016
14 4 (0.87%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.65%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (18.30%) Agile
1 84 (18.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 82 (17.86%) ITIL
3 64 (13.94%) Problem-Solving
4 56 (12.20%) Roadmaps
5 55 (11.98%) Cybersecurity
6 45 (9.80%) Application Security
7 44 (9.59%) Infrastructure Management
8 43 (9.37%) Information Security
9 41 (8.93%) Collaborative Culture
10 40 (8.71%) Customer Service
11 39 (8.50%) DevSecOps
11 39 (8.50%) Project Management
12 37 (8.06%) SIEM
13 35 (7.63%) Actionable Insight
13 35 (7.63%) Disaster Recovery
13 35 (7.63%) Mentoring
13 35 (7.63%) PRINCE2
14 34 (7.41%) Load Balancing
14 34 (7.41%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 29 (6.32%) Python
2 28 (6.10%) PowerShell
3 10 (2.18%) SQL
4 7 (1.53%) Java
5 5 (1.09%) Bash
6 3 (0.65%) Perl
7 1 (0.22%) C#
7 1 (0.22%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.22%) Korn
7 1 (0.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 85 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (12.64%) CCNA
2 58 (12.64%) Degree
3 48 (10.46%) CCNP
4 41 (8.93%) DV Cleared
4 41 (8.93%) Security Cleared
5 16 (3.49%) APMP
6 12 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.96%) CCSP
8 8 (1.74%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 8 (1.74%) CEH
8 8 (1.74%) CISSP
8 8 (1.74%) SANS
8 8 (1.74%) SSCP
9 7 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (1.31%) MCITP
10 6 (1.31%) MCSE
10 6 (1.31%) RIBA
11 5 (1.09%) RHCA
11 5 (1.09%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (3.49%) NIST
3 14 (3.05%) SLA
4 13 (2.83%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.74%) Accessibility
6 6 (1.31%) NCSC
7 5 (1.09%) QA
8 3 (0.65%) COBIT
8 3 (0.65%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.44%) ITGC
9 2 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 172 (37.47%) Active Directory
2 74 (16.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (7.19%) Hyper-V
4 28 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (3.05%) vSphere
6 8 (1.74%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (1.53%) XenApp
8 6 (1.31%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.87%) Docker
10 3 (0.65%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.44%) NFS
11 2 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.22%) Firmware
12 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 55 (11.98%) Ansible
2 42 (9.15%) Terraform
3 26 (5.66%) Microsoft Intune
4 18 (3.92%) WSUS
5 15 (3.27%) SCCM
6 9 (1.96%) Nmap
6 9 (1.96%) Single Sign-On
7 8 (1.74%) FortiGate
7 8 (1.74%) Puppet
8 7 (1.53%) Progress Chef
9 6 (1.31%) Jamf Pro
10 4 (0.87%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 4 (0.87%) Cisco Prime
10 4 (0.87%) Nessus
11 2 (0.44%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 2 (0.44%) Rundeck
11 2 (0.44%) SolarWinds Orion
12 1 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
12 1 (0.22%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 201 (43.79%) Cisco
2 169 (36.82%) Microsoft
3 93 (20.26%) VMware
4 74 (16.12%) Meraki
5 72 (15.69%) Fortinet
6 48 (10.46%) Juniper
6 48 (10.46%) SolarWinds
7 41 (8.93%) Aruba
8 39 (8.50%) Palo Alto
9 34 (7.41%) CheckPoint
9 34 (7.41%) HP
10 30 (6.54%) Citrix
11 23 (5.01%) Red Hat
12 22 (4.79%) Sandvine
13 19 (4.14%) Ruckus Wireless
14 18 (3.92%) Veeam
15 16 (3.49%) Bloomberg
15 16 (3.49%) F5
16 14 (3.05%) Google
16 14 (3.05%) NetApp