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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 33 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing LAN 20 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 5.25% 1.06% 1.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.42% 6.00% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 2
Average salary £33,000 £31,750 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.93% +33.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,150 £19,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,350 £27,550
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
103 50 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 27.03% 17.67% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 100 33 23
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £34,000 £44,000
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 30 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 30 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 +3 10 £33,000 +78.38%
Plymouth -4 1 £47,500 -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 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 33 (86.84%) WAN
1 33 (86.84%) Microsoft
2 28 (73.68%) Cisco
3 20 (52.63%) Windows
4 19 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (44.74%) MS Exchange
6 16 (42.11%) MCP
6 16 (42.11%) SLA
7 15 (39.47%) MCITP
8 14 (36.84%) Lync
8 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
8 14 (36.84%) ITIL
8 14 (36.84%) TCP/IP
9 13 (34.21%) UNIX
9 13 (34.21%) Avaya
9 13 (34.21%) WLAN
10 12 (31.58%) VMware
11 10 (26.32%) HP
11 10 (26.32%) MS Office
11 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
11 10 (26.32%) SCCM
12 9 (23.68%) Incident Management
12 9 (23.68%) vSphere
12 9 (23.68%) Dell
12 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
12 9 (23.68%) Contact Management
13 7 (18.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (18.42%) Internet
13 7 (18.42%) SSL
13 7 (18.42%) IIS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 17 (44.74%) MS Exchange
2 14 (36.84%) Lync
3 7 (18.42%) IIS
4 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
5 3 (7.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) MS Office
1 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 33 (86.84%) WAN
2 14 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 13 (34.21%) WLAN
4 7 (18.42%) Internet
4 7 (18.42%) SSL
5 4 (10.53%) DNS
5 4 (10.53%) DHCP
6 3 (7.89%) MPLS
7 2 (5.26%) SAN
8 1 (2.63%) Network Security
8 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.63%) Firewall
8 1 (2.63%) Wireless
8 1 (2.63%) VoIP
8 1 (2.63%) VPN
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) Project Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Service Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) Customer Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (10.53%) Systems Support
5 4 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Network Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (2.63%) Wireless Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Implementation Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.53%) Clustering
2 4 (10.53%) Firmware
3 3 (7.89%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (52.63%) Windows
2 13 (34.21%) UNIX
3 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) ITIL
2 9 (23.68%) Incident Management
2 9 (23.68%) Contact Management
3 6 (15.79%) Project Management
3 6 (15.79%) Migration
4 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.53%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.63%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (42.11%) MCP
3 15 (39.47%) MCITP
4 7 (18.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (10.53%) CCA
5 4 (10.53%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (10.53%) CCNP
5 4 (10.53%) MCSE
6 3 (7.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (7.89%) CCNA
7 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (42.11%) SLA
2 3 (7.89%) QA
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.68%) vSphere
3 4 (10.53%) ISA Server
3 4 (10.53%) XenApp
4 3 (7.89%) XenServer
4 3 (7.89%) XenDesktop
4 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) SCCM
2 4 (10.53%) SCOM
3 3 (7.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (86.84%) Microsoft
2 28 (73.68%) Cisco
3 13 (34.21%) Avaya
4 12 (31.58%) VMware
5 10 (26.32%) HP
6 9 (23.68%) Dell
7 5 (13.16%) IBM
8 4 (10.53%) Citrix
9 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
Devon
Computer Futures
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