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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 65 57 45
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs citing LAN 22 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.47% 3.05% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.49% 19.49% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 6
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £38,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £45,000 £32,500
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 Dorset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
142 118 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 15.96% 15.65% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 118 81 62
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £42,500 £45,000
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -9 18 £30,000 -29.41%
Dorchester - 2 £22,500 - 1
Poole - 1 £47,500 -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 29 (85.29%) WAN
2 21 (61.76%) Firewall
3 19 (55.88%) VMware
3 19 (55.88%) Windows
4 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
5 15 (44.12%) MS Office
6 14 (41.18%) MS Excel
7 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
7 13 (38.24%) Citrix
8 12 (35.29%) Cisco
8 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
10 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (29.41%) SAN
10 10 (29.41%) VLAN
11 9 (26.47%) MCSA
12 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
12 6 (17.65%) IBM Notes
12 6 (17.65%) Lotus Domino
12 6 (17.65%) NetApp
12 6 (17.65%) Lotus
12 6 (17.65%) Avaya
12 6 (17.65%) DNS
12 6 (17.65%) Symantec
12 6 (17.65%) Blackberry
12 6 (17.65%) PDA
12 6 (17.65%) Panasonic
12 6 (17.65%) Backup Exec
12 6 (17.65%) Finance
12 6 (17.65%) Clearswift

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
1 6 (17.65%) IBM Notes
1 6 (17.65%) Lotus Domino
2 5 (14.71%) Apache
2 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
3 4 (11.76%) IIS
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (8.82%) Lync
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.94%) Commerce Server
5 1 (2.94%) Documentum
Applications
1 15 (44.12%) MS Office
2 14 (41.18%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.94%) Acrobat
4 1 (2.94%) MS Project
4 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) AWD
2 3 (8.82%) Visualfiles
3 2 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) PaaS
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (85.29%) WAN
2 21 (61.76%) Firewall
3 10 (29.41%) SAN
3 10 (29.41%) VLAN
4 6 (17.65%) DNS
5 5 (14.71%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (14.71%) Wireless
5 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (14.71%) WLAN
6 4 (11.76%) LDAP
6 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
6 4 (11.76%) NAS
7 3 (8.82%) IPsec
7 3 (8.82%) VPN
7 3 (8.82%) VoIP
8 2 (5.88%) Internet
8 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.94%) VPLS
9 1 (2.94%) IPv4
9 1 (2.94%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Team Leader
1 6 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (14.71%) IT Support
2 5 (14.71%) Support Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Network Specialist
3 4 (11.76%) Support Team Leader
4 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Support Manager
5 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Manager
5 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (2.94%) Network Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Blackberry
1 6 (17.65%) PDA
2 4 (11.76%) Replication
3 2 (5.88%) EPoS
4 1 (2.94%) PMI
4 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.82%) Mac OS
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.94%) UNIX
6 1 (2.94%) Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
1 5 (14.71%) Network Design
2 3 (8.82%) Migration
2 3 (8.82%) Time Management
2 3 (8.82%) Performance Management
2 3 (8.82%) Project Management
2 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Perl
2 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (26.47%) MCSA
3 5 (14.71%) Degree
4 3 (8.82%) MCITP
4 3 (8.82%) MCSE
5 2 (5.88%) MCP
6 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.82%) XenApp
3 3 (8.82%) BlackBerry Internet Service
4 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Backup Exec
1 6 (17.65%) MAILsweeper
1 6 (17.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (14.71%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) VMware
2 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 13 (38.24%) Citrix
3 12 (35.29%) Cisco
4 6 (17.65%) NetApp
4 6 (17.65%) Lotus
4 6 (17.65%) Avaya
4 6 (17.65%) Symantec
4 6 (17.65%) Panasonic
4 6 (17.65%) Clearswift
5 5 (14.71%) Oracle
6 4 (11.76%) JBoss
6 4 (11.76%) TIBCO
7 3 (8.82%) HP
8 1 (2.94%) Adobe
8 1 (2.94%) Primavera
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