The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 50 54 38
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing LAN 17 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 3.81% 3.89% 5.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.89% 20.00% 32.31%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 15
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -31.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
LAN
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
90 95 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 20.18% 19.43% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 64 76 43
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

LAN
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Bournemouth region.

LAN Salary Trend in Bournemouth

LAN
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN.

1 17 (85.00%) Firewall
1 17 (85.00%) VMware
2 16 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (70.00%) WAN
4 13 (65.00%) Data Centre
5 11 (55.00%) Windows
5 11 (55.00%) Cisco
6 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (45.00%) Citrix
6 9 (45.00%) Wireless
7 8 (40.00%) SonicWALL
7 8 (40.00%) Juniper
7 8 (40.00%) MS Office
7 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
8 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
8 7 (35.00%) VPN
8 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (30.00%) IPsec
9 6 (30.00%) Migration
9 6 (30.00%) VLAN
9 6 (30.00%) Lync
9 6 (30.00%) Mac OS
9 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (30.00%) XenApp
10 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 3 (15.00%) VoIP
12 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (30.00%) Lync
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Office
2 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) Firewall
2 14 (70.00%) WAN
3 9 (45.00%) Wireless
4 7 (35.00%) VPN
5 6 (30.00%) IPsec
5 6 (30.00%) VLAN
6 3 (15.00%) VoIP
7 2 (10.00%) SAN
8 1 (5.00%) DMZ
8 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
8 1 (5.00%) PABX
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 8 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Technician
3 2 (10.00%) IT Support
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Design Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Design Leader
4 1 (5.00%) ICT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) ICT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Handset
2 1 (5.00%) PDA
2 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (30.00%) Mac OS
4 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CCNP
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) MCSA
2 1 (5.00%) CCSP
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) CCDA
2 1 (5.00%) CCDP
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (30.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) Terminal Server
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) VMware
2 11 (55.00%) Cisco
3 9 (45.00%) Citrix
4 8 (40.00%) Juniper
4 8 (40.00%) SonicWALL
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) Toshiba