The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 53 67 67
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 19 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.26% 2.42% 2.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.89% 11.76% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 15
Median salary £28,000 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £22,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
83 136 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 14.24% 20.57% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 76 96 117
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £20,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,750 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Dorset

LAN
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +10 11 £60,000 +84.61%
Weymouth - 3 £37,500 -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for LAN.

1 31 (86.11%) WAN
2 25 (69.44%) Cisco
3 23 (63.89%) VPN
4 22 (61.11%) VLAN
5 21 (58.33%) Firewall
6 18 (50.00%) ITIL
7 17 (47.22%) CheckPoint
8 14 (38.89%) TCP/IP
9 13 (36.11%) HTTP
9 13 (36.11%) MS Exchange
9 13 (36.11%) Windows
9 13 (36.11%) VMware
10 12 (33.33%) Linux
11 11 (30.56%) Apache
11 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
11 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
11 11 (30.56%) CCNP
11 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (30.56%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (27.78%) DNS
12 10 (27.78%) IIS
12 10 (27.78%) Data Security
13 9 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (25.00%) CCNA
14 8 (22.22%) Brocade
14 8 (22.22%) Network Security
14 8 (22.22%) Veeam
14 8 (22.22%) HP
14 8 (22.22%) EMC

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (36.11%) MS Exchange
2 11 (30.56%) Apache
3 10 (27.78%) IIS
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (86.11%) WAN
2 23 (63.89%) VPN
3 22 (61.11%) VLAN
4 21 (58.33%) Firewall
5 14 (38.89%) TCP/IP
6 13 (36.11%) HTTP
7 11 (30.56%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (27.78%) DNS
9 9 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (22.22%) DHCP
10 8 (22.22%) ICMP
10 8 (22.22%) Network Security
10 8 (22.22%) SAN
10 8 (22.22%) SMTP
10 8 (22.22%) Telnet
11 5 (13.89%) BGP
11 5 (13.89%) HTTPS
11 5 (13.89%) OSPF
12 3 (8.33%) EIGRP
12 3 (8.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (5.56%) MS Access
General
1 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Front Office
3 5 (13.89%) Back Office
4 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Analyst
2 11 (30.56%) Network Analyst
3 10 (27.78%) Network Engineer
4 9 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (25.00%) Senior Network Analyst
5 8 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
7 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (13.89%) Administrator
7 5 (13.89%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (13.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
9 3 (8.33%) Telecoms Administrator
10 2 (5.56%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) ASIC
1 6 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (13.89%) Statistics
3 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Windows
2 12 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.56%) Mac OS
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (27.78%) Data Security
3 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (16.67%) Low Latency
3 6 (16.67%) Network Architecture
4 5 (13.89%) Business Continuity
4 5 (13.89%) Electronic Trading
4 5 (13.89%) Load Balancing
4 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (13.89%) Security Patching
5 4 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (8.33%) Presales
7 2 (5.56%) ERP
7 2 (5.56%) Migration
7 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.56%) Workflow
8 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.78%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.78%) Network Design
8 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) Perl
1 4 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) CCNP
1 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (25.00%) CCNA
3 6 (16.67%) CCSA
3 6 (16.67%) CCSE
3 6 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.56%) CCDP
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
1 8 (22.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Cisco
2 17 (47.22%) CheckPoint
3 13 (36.11%) VMware
4 8 (22.22%) Brocade
4 8 (22.22%) EMC
4 8 (22.22%) HP
4 8 (22.22%) IBM
4 8 (22.22%) Symantec
4 8 (22.22%) Veeam
5 7 (19.44%) Extreme Networks
6 6 (16.67%) Juniper
6 6 (16.67%) Nokia
7 2 (5.56%) Avaya
7 2 (5.56%) Citrix
7 2 (5.56%) Microsoft