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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 63 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing LAN 23 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.50% 3.26% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.08% 19.69% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 4
Average salary £33,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +63.63%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -2.59%
Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
143 127 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 15.54% 16.54% 15.92%
Number of salaries quoted 117 93 61
Average salary £29,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,850 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,600
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -16 17 £32,000 -28.88% 3
Ferndown - 3 £34,000 -
Poole - 1 £47,500 -
Dorchester - 1 £22,500 -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 33 (84.62%) WAN
2 22 (56.41%) Firewall
3 21 (53.85%) Windows
4 19 (48.72%) VMware
5 16 (41.03%) Cisco
6 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
7 14 (35.90%) MS Office
8 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
9 12 (30.77%) Citrix
10 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (25.64%) VLAN
12 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (23.08%) SAN
12 9 (23.08%) VoIP
13 8 (20.51%) MCSA
14 7 (17.95%) IBM Notes
14 7 (17.95%) Lotus
14 7 (17.95%) Network Design
14 7 (17.95%) Cisco CUCM
15 6 (15.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (15.38%) Panasonic
15 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
15 6 (15.38%) Degree
15 6 (15.38%) PDA
15 6 (15.38%) Backup Exec
15 6 (15.38%) Symantec
15 6 (15.38%) Blackberry

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 7 (17.95%) IBM Notes
2 6 (15.38%) Lotus Domino
3 5 (12.82%) Apache
3 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
3 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
4 3 (7.69%) IIS
4 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (7.69%) Lync
4 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.56%) Documentum
6 1 (2.56%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 14 (35.90%) MS Office
2 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.56%) MS Project
4 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.56%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (7.69%) AWD
2 2 (5.13%) Visualfiles
3 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) IaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
2 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (84.62%) WAN
2 22 (56.41%) Firewall
3 10 (25.64%) VLAN
4 9 (23.08%) SAN
4 9 (23.08%) VoIP
5 6 (15.38%) DNS
6 5 (12.82%) WLAN
6 5 (12.82%) Wireless
6 5 (12.82%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (12.82%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (10.26%) MPLS
7 4 (10.26%) OSPF
7 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
8 3 (7.69%) LDAP
8 3 (7.69%) VPN
8 3 (7.69%) PSTN
8 3 (7.69%) IPsec
8 3 (7.69%) NAS
9 2 (5.13%) Network Security
9 2 (5.13%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (5.13%) MySQL
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Team Leader
2 5 (12.82%) Network Specialist
2 5 (12.82%) IT Support
3 4 (10.26%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
4 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Lead Network Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Network Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) IT Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) PDA
1 6 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.69%) Replication
3 2 (5.13%) EPoS
4 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.56%) PMI
4 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.69%) Linux
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.69%) Mac OS
5 2 (5.13%) UNIX
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) Network Design
2 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
2 4 (10.26%) Project Management
3 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 3 (7.69%) ERP
3 3 (7.69%) Migration
4 2 (5.13%) Time Management
4 2 (5.13%) Performance Management
4 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.13%) ITIL
5 1 (2.56%) CRM
5 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) Perl
2 2 (5.13%) PHP
3 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (20.51%) MCSA
3 6 (15.38%) Degree
4 3 (7.69%) PMI Certification
5 2 (5.13%) MCITP
5 2 (5.13%) CAPM
5 2 (5.13%) CCNP
5 2 (5.13%) PMP
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.13%) MCSE
5 2 (5.13%) MCP
System Software
1 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.69%) XenApp
4 2 (5.13%) BlackBerry Internet Service
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (15.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (15.38%) Backup Exec
2 6 (15.38%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) VMware
2 16 (41.03%) Cisco
3 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 12 (30.77%) Citrix
5 7 (17.95%) Lotus
6 6 (15.38%) Panasonic
6 6 (15.38%) Symantec
6 6 (15.38%) Clearswift
6 6 (15.38%) NetApp
6 6 (15.38%) Avaya
7 4 (10.26%) Oracle
8 3 (7.69%) JBoss
8 3 (7.69%) TIBCO
9 2 (5.13%) Blue Coat
9 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
9 2 (5.13%) Nokia
9 2 (5.13%) Juniper
9 2 (5.13%) HP
10 1 (2.56%) Adobe
10 1 (2.56%) Primavera
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
PruHealth
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
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Salary: From £19,000 to £23,000 per annum + excellent bens.
Posted: 9 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
PruHealth
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 22 days ago