The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 26 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 30 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 7.09% 1.19% 2.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.41% 6.25% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 30 3 4
Average salary £32,750 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.42% +22.80%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
LAN
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
102 48 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 24.11% 18.97% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 100 33 25
Average salary £36,500 £29,828 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.36% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,280 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £30,750 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -5 8 £32,750 +5.22%
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 38 (88.37%) WAN
2 37 (86.05%) Microsoft
3 33 (76.74%) Windows
4 31 (72.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (67.44%) Cisco
6 28 (65.12%) MS Exchange
7 26 (60.47%) MCITP
8 25 (58.14%) Lync
8 25 (58.14%) Active Directory
9 24 (55.81%) WLAN
9 24 (55.81%) Avaya
10 18 (41.86%) TCP/IP
11 13 (30.23%) VMware
12 11 (25.58%) HP
12 11 (25.58%) SCCM
13 10 (23.26%) vSphere
13 10 (23.26%) Dell
13 10 (23.26%) Internet
14 9 (20.93%) MCP
15 8 (18.60%) IIS
15 8 (18.60%) SSL
15 8 (18.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 7 (16.28%) Project Management
17 6 (13.95%) Migration
17 6 (13.95%) SLA
17 6 (13.95%) IBM
18 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
19 4 (9.30%) Firmware
19 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
19 4 (9.30%) ISA Server

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 28 (65.12%) MS Exchange
2 25 (58.14%) Lync
3 8 (18.60%) IIS
4 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 38 (88.37%) WAN
2 24 (55.81%) WLAN
3 18 (41.86%) TCP/IP
4 10 (23.26%) Internet
5 8 (18.60%) SSL
6 4 (9.30%) DNS
6 4 (9.30%) DHCP
7 3 (6.98%) MPLS
8 2 (4.65%) SAN
8 2 (4.65%) Wireless
9 1 (2.33%) Network Security
9 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
9 1 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (2.33%) Firewall
9 1 (2.33%) Broadband
9 1 (2.33%) VoIP
9 1 (2.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Project Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Support Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (13.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (9.30%) Systems Support
6 4 (9.30%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 1 (2.33%) IT Support
9 1 (2.33%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Network Architect
9 1 (2.33%) Systems Support Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Wireless Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Implementation Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Ajax
1 1 (2.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Firmware
1 4 (9.30%) Clustering
2 3 (6.98%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) Project Management
2 6 (13.95%) Migration
3 4 (9.30%) ITIL
3 4 (9.30%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
3 4 (9.30%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.33%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.33%) UML
5 1 (2.33%) Network Design
5 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) C
1 1 (2.33%) C++
1 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.33%) Perl
1 1 (2.33%) Python
1 1 (2.33%) Embedded C
1 1 (2.33%) Embedded C++
1 1 (2.33%) AWK
Qualifications
1 31 (72.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (60.47%) MCITP
3 9 (20.93%) MCP
4 8 (18.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (9.30%) CCA
5 4 (9.30%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (9.30%) MCSE
5 4 (9.30%) CCNP
6 3 (6.98%) CCNA
6 3 (6.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
2 3 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 25 (58.14%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.26%) vSphere
3 4 (9.30%) XenApp
3 4 (9.30%) ISA Server
4 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.98%) XenServer
4 3 (6.98%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.65%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) SCCM
2 4 (9.30%) SCOM
3 3 (6.98%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (86.05%) Microsoft
2 29 (67.44%) Cisco
3 24 (55.81%) Avaya
4 13 (30.23%) VMware
5 11 (25.58%) HP
6 10 (23.26%) Dell
7 6 (13.95%) IBM
8 4 (9.30%) Citrix
9 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds