The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 48 38 52
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs citing LAN 16 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.77% 4.06% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.84% 22.83% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 5
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £24,400 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
95 92 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.44% 17.79% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 83 83 60
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £24,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,850 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
South West

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -7 10 £32,000 +6.66% 1
Ferndown - 3 £35,000 -
Poole -10 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Weymouth - 1 £32,500 -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (76.00%) WAN
2 16 (64.00%) Windows
3 13 (52.00%) Firewall
4 11 (44.00%) Cisco
4 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (44.00%) VoIP
5 10 (40.00%) MS Office
5 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 10 (40.00%) VMware
6 8 (32.00%) ITIL
7 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (24.00%) VLAN
8 6 (24.00%) Degree
8 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (20.00%) Network Security
9 5 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (20.00%) Blue Coat
9 5 (20.00%) Network Design
9 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (20.00%) Citrix
9 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (20.00%) Juniper
9 5 (20.00%) Nokia
9 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
9 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (20.00%) CCNP
10 4 (16.00%) MPLS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (16.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (12.00%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.00%) Lync
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.00%) Commerce Server
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Office
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (76.00%) WAN
2 13 (52.00%) Firewall
3 11 (44.00%) VoIP
4 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (24.00%) VLAN
5 5 (20.00%) Network Security
6 4 (16.00%) SAN
6 4 (16.00%) Internet
6 4 (16.00%) MPLS
6 4 (16.00%) OSPF
7 3 (12.00%) VPN
7 3 (12.00%) DNS
7 3 (12.00%) PSTN
8 2 (8.00%) Broadband
8 2 (8.00%) BGP
8 2 (8.00%) EIGRP
8 2 (8.00%) L2TP
8 2 (8.00%) SNMP
8 2 (8.00%) VPLS
8 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 5 (20.00%) Lead Network Engineer
1 5 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) IT Manager
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (12.00%) Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) IT Support
4 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (12.00%) PDA
2 2 (8.00%) EPoS
3 1 (4.00%) Firmware
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (16.00%) Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.00%) UNIX
6 2 (8.00%) Mac OS
7 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Network Design
3 3 (12.00%) ERP
3 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.00%) Security Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Change Control
5 1 (4.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) Perl
2 2 (8.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) CCNP
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (12.00%) MCP
3 3 (12.00%) MCSA
4 2 (8.00%) PMP
4 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (8.00%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) vSphere
4 2 (8.00%) XenApp
5 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (12.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (12.00%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (12.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (20.00%) Citrix
3 5 (20.00%) Juniper
3 5 (20.00%) Nokia
4 4 (16.00%) Lotus
5 3 (12.00%) NetApp
5 3 (12.00%) Avaya
5 3 (12.00%) Symantec
5 3 (12.00%) Clearswift
5 3 (12.00%) Panasonic
Bournemouth
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago