The first table below looks at the demand for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Devon region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 36 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing LAN 15 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 4.13% 1.35% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.46% 8.00% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 1
Average salary £32,750 £30,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.16% +57.89%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -2.59%
Communications & Networking Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
97 50 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 26.72% 16.89% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 93 34 22
Average salary £33,027 £32,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.62% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,800 £34,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
South West

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

LAN
Salary Trend in Devon

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

LAN Salary Trend in Devon

LAN
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Devon

LAN
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +2 9 £32,750 +35.05%
Plymouth -3 1 £47,500 -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 29 (85.29%) WAN
2 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 24 (70.59%) Cisco
4 16 (47.06%) SLA
5 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (44.12%) MCP
5 15 (44.12%) Windows
6 14 (41.18%) ITIL
7 13 (38.24%) UNIX
7 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
8 12 (35.29%) TCP/IP
9 11 (32.35%) VMware
9 11 (32.35%) MCITP
10 10 (29.41%) Lync
10 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
10 10 (29.41%) MS Office
10 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
11 9 (26.47%) HP
11 9 (26.47%) Avaya
11 9 (26.47%) WLAN
11 9 (26.47%) Management Information System
11 9 (26.47%) Contact Management
11 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
11 9 (26.47%) SCCM
12 8 (23.53%) vSphere
12 8 (23.53%) Dell
13 7 (20.59%) Internet
14 6 (17.65%) Migration
14 6 (17.65%) SSL
14 6 (17.65%) IIS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
2 10 (29.41%) Lync
3 6 (17.65%) IIS
4 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
5 3 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Office
1 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 29 (85.29%) WAN
2 12 (35.29%) TCP/IP
3 9 (26.47%) WLAN
4 7 (20.59%) Internet
5 6 (17.65%) SSL
6 4 (11.76%) DHCP
6 4 (11.76%) MPLS
6 4 (11.76%) DNS
7 2 (5.88%) SAN
7 2 (5.88%) VPN
8 1 (2.94%) VoIP
8 1 (2.94%) Firewall
8 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.94%) Wireless
8 1 (2.94%) Network Security
8 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Service Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Customer Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Project Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Systems Support
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (8.82%) Network Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (2.94%) Support Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.76%) Clustering
2 4 (11.76%) Firmware
3 3 (8.82%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.94%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) UNIX
3 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) ITIL
2 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
2 9 (26.47%) Contact Management
3 6 (17.65%) Migration
4 5 (14.71%) Project Management
5 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.76%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.94%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) MCP
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (32.35%) MCITP
3 6 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (11.76%) CCA
4 4 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (11.76%) MCSE
4 4 (11.76%) CCNP
5 3 (8.82%) CCNA
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (47.06%) SLA
2 3 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 8 (23.53%) vSphere
3 4 (11.76%) XenApp
3 4 (11.76%) ISA Server
4 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.82%) XenServer
4 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) SCCM
2 4 (11.76%) SCOM
3 3 (8.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 24 (70.59%) Cisco
3 11 (32.35%) VMware
4 9 (26.47%) HP
4 9 (26.47%) Avaya
5 8 (23.53%) Dell
6 4 (11.76%) Citrix
6 4 (11.76%) IBM
7 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds