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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 41 82 65
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -17
Permanent jobs citing LAN 57 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 6.95% 1.46% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.14% 12.64% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 57 11 5
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
172 87 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 20.98% 11.54% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 147 76 63
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +30 23 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Bournemouth +24 23 £28,500 +35.71% 1
Weymouth +5 7 £30,000 +20.00% 2
Ferndown - 3 £21,000 -
Dorchester - 1 £36,000 -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 81 (81.82%) VLAN
2 78 (78.79%) VMware
3 61 (61.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 60 (60.61%) Windows
5 58 (58.59%) WAN
6 57 (57.58%) Active Directory
6 57 (57.58%) Firewall
7 56 (56.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 56 (56.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 53 (53.54%) Windows 7
9 49 (49.49%) VPN
10 46 (46.46%) Citrix
11 44 (44.44%) MS Office
12 43 (43.43%) MS Exchange
12 43 (43.43%) Exchange Server 2010
12 43 (43.43%) Data Centre
13 40 (40.40%) Lync
13 40 (40.40%) Exchange Server 2007
13 40 (40.40%) Mac OS
13 40 (40.40%) XenApp
13 40 (40.40%) Migration
13 40 (40.40%) IPsec
14 26 (26.26%) OSPF
14 26 (26.26%) BGP
15 24 (24.24%) Telecoms
15 24 (24.24%) Linux
16 23 (23.23%) MySQL
17 21 (21.21%) MS Excel
17 21 (21.21%) Perl
17 21 (21.21%) PHP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 43 (43.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 43 (43.43%) MS Exchange
2 40 (40.40%) Exchange Server 2007
2 40 (40.40%) Lync
3 17 (17.17%) Apache
4 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 44 (44.44%) MS Office
2 21 (21.21%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 81 (81.82%) VLAN
2 58 (58.59%) WAN
3 57 (57.58%) Firewall
4 49 (49.49%) VPN
5 40 (40.40%) IPsec
6 26 (26.26%) BGP
6 26 (26.26%) OSPF
7 19 (19.19%) Wi-Fi
8 18 (18.18%) EIGRP
8 18 (18.18%) IPv4
8 18 (18.18%) IPv6
8 18 (18.18%) L2TP
8 18 (18.18%) MPLS
8 18 (18.18%) SNMP
9 5 (5.05%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (5.05%) Wireless
10 3 (3.03%) Internet
10 3 (3.03%) SAN
10 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
11 1 (1.01%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.23%) MySQL
General
1 24 (24.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (25.25%) IT Technician
2 21 (21.21%) Administrator
2 21 (21.21%) Systems Administrator
3 19 (19.19%) Network Engineer
3 19 (19.19%) Service Desk Engineer
4 17 (17.17%) IT Engineer
5 15 (15.15%) Linux Administrator
5 15 (15.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 15 (15.15%) Telecoms Administrator
6 14 (14.14%) Senior IT Engineer
7 13 (13.13%) IT Support
7 13 (13.13%) IT Support Technician
7 13 (13.13%) Service Desk Technician
7 13 (13.13%) Support Technician
8 10 (10.10%) Analyst
8 10 (10.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (10.10%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (7.07%) Network Analyst
10 6 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (6.06%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.20%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (43.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.05%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.01%) Replication
3 1 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 60 (60.61%) Windows
2 56 (56.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 56 (56.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 53 (53.54%) Windows 7
4 40 (40.40%) Mac OS
5 24 (24.24%) Linux
6 17 (17.17%) Windows Server
7 13 (13.13%) Windows 10
7 13 (13.13%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (40.40%) Migration
2 17 (17.17%) Presales
3 11 (11.11%) ITIL
4 3 (3.03%) Network Design
5 2 (2.02%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (2.02%) Data Security
5 2 (2.02%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.01%) Capacity Management
6 1 (1.01%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.01%) Functional Testing
6 1 (1.01%) ITSM
6 1 (1.01%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.01%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.01%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (1.01%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.01%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.21%) Perl
1 21 (21.21%) PHP
2 1 (1.01%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.09%) CCNP
1 9 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (8.08%) CCNA
3 5 (5.05%) CCSA
4 4 (4.04%) CCSE
4 4 (4.04%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.02%) CCDP
6 1 (1.01%) Degree
6 1 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (61.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (57.58%) Active Directory
3 40 (40.40%) XenApp
4 16 (16.16%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 78 (78.79%) VMware
2 46 (46.46%) Citrix
3 16 (16.16%) Cisco
4 6 (6.06%) CheckPoint
4 6 (6.06%) Juniper
4 6 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.05%) Nokia
5 5 (5.05%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.01%) Avaya
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