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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 71 64 52
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Permanent jobs citing LAN 14 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.87% 1.31% 3.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.56% 10.26% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 17
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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 78 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 12.03% 12.75% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 80 62 98
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 - 7 £37,500 - 1
Bournemouth -21 4 £21,500 -49.41% 3
Weymouth -2 1 £25,000 +26.58% 1
Wareham - 1 £28,500 -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 21 (87.50%) WAN
2 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 19 (79.17%) Windows
3 17 (70.83%) MS Exchange
3 17 (70.83%) VMware
3 17 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (66.67%) Citrix
5 15 (62.50%) SAN
6 14 (58.33%) MCP
6 14 (58.33%) MS Excel
6 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (54.17%) Lync
7 13 (54.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (54.17%) MCSE
7 13 (54.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (54.17%) Project Management
8 12 (50.00%) EMC
8 12 (50.00%) CCA
8 12 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
8 12 (50.00%) CCEA
8 12 (50.00%) MCSA
8 12 (50.00%) AppSense
8 12 (50.00%) CCEE
8 12 (50.00%) VCP5
8 12 (50.00%) NetScaler
8 12 (50.00%) VCP4
8 12 (50.00%) vSphere
8 12 (50.00%) XenDesktop
8 12 (50.00%) VMware ESXi

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 17 (70.83%) MS Exchange
2 13 (54.17%) Lync
3 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (4.17%) IIS
5 1 (4.17%) JBoss
5 1 (4.17%) Apache
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.17%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (87.50%) WAN
2 15 (62.50%) SAN
3 12 (50.00%) NetScaler
4 6 (25.00%) VLAN
4 6 (25.00%) Firewall
5 4 (16.67%) Internet
5 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 3 (12.50%) VPN
7 2 (8.33%) ADSL
7 2 (8.33%) GSM
7 2 (8.33%) VoIP
7 2 (8.33%) 3G
7 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
7 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (4.17%) IPsec
8 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
8 1 (4.17%) NAS
8 1 (4.17%) 4G
8 1 (4.17%) Multicast
8 1 (4.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Consultant
2 12 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 6 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) IT Support
5 3 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Network Support
7 1 (4.17%) Support Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) SCCM Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco Support
7 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Implementation Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Support Technician
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.17%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) EPoS
1 1 (4.17%) Replication
1 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (4.17%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
5 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Project Management
2 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.33%) ERP
3 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.17%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.17%) Password Management
4 1 (4.17%) Migration
4 1 (4.17%) CRM
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) MCP
2 13 (54.17%) MCSE
2 13 (54.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (54.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (50.00%) VCP4
3 12 (50.00%) CCEE
3 12 (50.00%) VCP5
3 12 (50.00%) MCSA
3 12 (50.00%) CCA
3 12 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
3 12 (50.00%) CCEA
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.33%) Degree
5 2 (8.33%) CCNA
6 1 (4.17%) CCNP
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 12 (50.00%) vSphere
2 12 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.33%) XenApp
5 1 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (4.17%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) SCOM
1 1 (4.17%) SCVMM
1 1 (4.17%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 17 (70.83%) VMware
3 16 (66.67%) Citrix
4 12 (50.00%) EMC
4 12 (50.00%) AppSense
5 2 (8.33%) Toshiba
6 1 (4.17%) TIBCO
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco
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Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance + Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Bournemouth
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Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum + Company Car + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Dorset
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
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