The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 63 56 54
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing LAN 14 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.93% 2.77% 3.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.97% 19.79% 14.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 9
Average salary £29,000 £42,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.76% +70.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £37,400 £17,678
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £45,000 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -
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 Dorset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
117 96 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.16% 14.01% 25.24%
Number of salaries quoted 99 65 92
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £27,500 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

LAN
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

LAN Salary Trend in Dorset

LAN
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 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
Bournemouth -10 11 £30,000 -33.33%
Dorchester - 2 £22,500 -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 24 (82.76%) WAN
2 17 (58.62%) Firewall
3 16 (55.17%) VMware
4 14 (48.28%) Windows
5 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
5 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
7 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
7 10 (34.48%) SAN
7 10 (34.48%) MS Office
8 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
8 9 (31.03%) Citrix
9 8 (27.59%) Cisco
9 8 (27.59%) VLAN
10 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (20.69%) MCSA
11 6 (20.69%) Finance
12 5 (17.24%) Network Design
12 5 (17.24%) Wireless
12 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
12 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (17.24%) Cisco CUCM
12 5 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (17.24%) Oracle
12 5 (17.24%) WLAN
12 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
12 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
12 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
13 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (13.79%) DNS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
1 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.79%) IIS
2 4 (13.79%) Apache
3 3 (10.34%) IBM Notes
3 3 (10.34%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (10.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.90%) Lync
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.45%) Documentum
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) MS Office
2 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
3 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.45%) MS Project
4 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.45%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) AWD
2 3 (10.34%) Visualfiles
3 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) IaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (82.76%) WAN
2 17 (58.62%) Firewall
3 10 (34.48%) SAN
4 8 (27.59%) VLAN
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (17.24%) Wireless
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (17.24%) WLAN
6 4 (13.79%) LDAP
6 4 (13.79%) DNS
6 4 (13.79%) NAS
7 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
7 3 (10.34%) Internet
8 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (6.90%) VPN
8 2 (6.90%) VoIP
8 2 (6.90%) IPsec
9 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
9 1 (3.45%) DHCP
9 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Team Leader
2 5 (17.24%) Network Specialist
2 5 (17.24%) IT Support
3 4 (13.79%) Support Team Leader
3 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Support Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Supervisor
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Replication
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.34%) PDA
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) PMI
3 1 (3.45%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) Mac OS
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
1 5 (17.24%) Network Design
1 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
2 3 (10.34%) Project Management
2 3 (10.34%) Time Management
2 3 (10.34%) Performance Management
2 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (6.90%) Migration
4 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.45%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (20.69%) MCSA
3 4 (13.79%) Degree
4 3 (10.34%) MCITP
4 3 (10.34%) MCSE
5 2 (6.90%) MCP
6 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.34%) BlackBerry Internet Service
4 2 (6.90%) XenApp
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (10.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (10.34%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (10.34%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) VMware
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
3 9 (31.03%) Citrix
4 8 (27.59%) Cisco
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle
6 4 (13.79%) JBoss
6 4 (13.79%) TIBCO
7 3 (10.34%) Symantec
7 3 (10.34%) HP
7 3 (10.34%) Panasonic
7 3 (10.34%) Clearswift
7 3 (10.34%) Avaya
7 3 (10.34%) NetApp
7 3 (10.34%) Lotus
8 1 (3.45%) Adobe
8 1 (3.45%) Primavera
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