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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 59 66 59
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing LAN 17 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.47% 0.91% 2.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.89% 6.98% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 20
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
90 86 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 13.08% 13.03% 23.03%
Number of salaries quoted 79 68 131
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,600 £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
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram 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 19 December 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
Poole - 13 £37,500 -
Bournemouth -1 4 £23,500 -27.69% 2
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 30 (85.71%) WAN
2 25 (71.43%) VMware
3 24 (68.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (62.86%) Windows
4 22 (62.86%) SAN
5 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 18 (51.43%) Citrix
6 18 (51.43%) MS Exchange
7 17 (48.57%) MS Excel
8 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (45.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (42.86%) MCSE
9 15 (42.86%) MCSA
9 15 (42.86%) Project Management
10 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (40.00%) MCP
11 13 (37.14%) Lync
12 12 (34.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (34.29%) CCA
12 12 (34.29%) Citrix Certification
12 12 (34.29%) CCEA
12 12 (34.29%) VCP4
12 12 (34.29%) CCEE
12 12 (34.29%) VCP5
12 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
12 12 (34.29%) XenDesktop
12 12 (34.29%) vSphere
12 12 (34.29%) VMware ESXi
12 12 (34.29%) NetScaler
12 12 (34.29%) EMC

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 18 (51.43%) MS Exchange
2 13 (37.14%) Lync
3 4 (11.43%) IIS
3 4 (11.43%) JBoss
3 4 (11.43%) Apache
3 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (48.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (20.00%) MS Office
3 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.86%) MS Project
4 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.86%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) AWD
2 3 (8.57%) Visualfiles
3 1 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (85.71%) WAN
2 22 (62.86%) SAN
3 12 (34.29%) NetScaler
4 11 (31.43%) Firewall
5 8 (22.86%) VLAN
6 4 (11.43%) NAS
6 4 (11.43%) LDAP
6 4 (11.43%) Internet
7 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
7 3 (8.57%) VoIP
8 2 (5.71%) WLAN
8 2 (5.71%) ADSL
8 2 (5.71%) GSM
8 2 (5.71%) VPN
8 2 (5.71%) 3G
8 2 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
8 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (5.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle Reports
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Consultant
1 12 (34.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 7 (20.00%) IT Support
3 6 (17.14%) Team Leader
3 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Support Team Leader
5 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.71%) Support Manager
6 2 (5.71%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Network Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Manager
6 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Service Desk Supervisor
7 1 (2.86%) Implementation Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 1 (2.86%) Service Desk Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Service Desk Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Replication
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.86%) PMI
3 1 (2.86%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Vista
6 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Project Management
2 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 3 (8.57%) Time Management
3 3 (8.57%) Performance Management
3 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.71%) Network Design
5 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.86%) ERP
5 1 (2.86%) Password Management
5 1 (2.86%) Migration
5 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.86%) Software Asset Management
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (42.86%) MCSE
2 15 (42.86%) MCSA
3 14 (40.00%) MCP
4 12 (34.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (34.29%) VCP4
4 12 (34.29%) CCEE
4 12 (34.29%) VCP5
4 12 (34.29%) CCA
4 12 (34.29%) Citrix Certification
4 12 (34.29%) CCEA
5 4 (11.43%) Degree
6 3 (8.57%) MCITP
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.86%) CCNP
7 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 24 (68.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (34.29%) XenDesktop
2 12 (34.29%) vSphere
2 12 (34.29%) VMware ESXi
2 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.57%) BlackBerry Internet Service
4 1 (2.86%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) VMware
2 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (51.43%) Citrix
4 12 (34.29%) EMC
4 12 (34.29%) AppSense
5 4 (11.43%) TIBCO
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle
6 3 (8.57%) HP
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco
8 1 (2.86%) Adobe
8 1 (2.86%) Toshiba
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Microsoft Certs
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago