The first table below looks at the demand for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Exeter region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 23 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 10 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 6.10% 0.91% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.03% 5.88% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 1
Average salary £33,000 £18,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.38% -35.08%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%
Communications & Networking Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 22.56% 15.45% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 34 10 4
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
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LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

LAN
Salary Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Exeter region.

LAN Salary Trend in Exeter

LAN
Salary Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Exeter

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 (82.61%) WAN
1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 15 (65.22%) Cisco
3 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (52.17%) TCP/IP
3 12 (52.17%) VMware
4 11 (47.83%) Windows
4 11 (47.83%) SLA
5 10 (43.48%) HP
5 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
5 10 (43.48%) SCCM
6 9 (39.13%) vSphere
6 9 (39.13%) ITIL
6 9 (39.13%) MCP
6 9 (39.13%) Dell
7 8 (34.78%) UNIX
7 8 (34.78%) MCITP
8 7 (30.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (30.43%) Lync
8 7 (30.43%) IIS
8 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
8 7 (30.43%) SSL
9 6 (26.09%) Avaya
9 6 (26.09%) Migration
9 6 (26.09%) Project Management
10 5 (21.74%) Internet
10 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
10 5 (21.74%) Contact Management
10 5 (21.74%) IBM
10 5 (21.74%) MS Office

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
2 7 (30.43%) Lync
2 7 (30.43%) IIS
3 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
4 3 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) WAN
2 12 (52.17%) TCP/IP
3 7 (30.43%) SSL
4 5 (21.74%) Internet
4 5 (21.74%) WLAN
5 4 (17.39%) DHCP
5 4 (17.39%) DNS
6 3 (13.04%) MPLS
7 2 (8.70%) SAN
8 1 (4.35%) Firewall
8 1 (4.35%) VPN
8 1 (4.35%) VoIP
8 1 (4.35%) Network Security
8 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Systems Engineer
1 5 (21.74%) Analyst
1 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
1 5 (21.74%) Service Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Customer Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (17.39%) Systems Support
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Project Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
2 4 (17.39%) Clustering
2 4 (17.39%) Firmware
3 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) UNIX
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Migration
2 6 (26.09%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) Contact Management
3 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
4 4 (17.39%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.35%) Network Design
6 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (39.13%) MCP
3 8 (34.78%) MCITP
4 7 (30.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (17.39%) MCSE
5 4 (17.39%) CCNP
5 4 (17.39%) CCA
5 4 (17.39%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (13.04%) CCNA
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (4.35%) CCDP
7 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) SLA
2 3 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) vSphere
2 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (17.39%) XenApp
3 4 (17.39%) ISA Server
4 3 (13.04%) XenServer
4 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
4 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) SCCM
2 4 (17.39%) SCOM
3 3 (13.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 15 (65.22%) Cisco
3 12 (52.17%) VMware
4 10 (43.48%) HP
5 9 (39.13%) Dell
6 6 (26.09%) Avaya
7 5 (21.74%) IBM
8 4 (17.39%) Citrix
9 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds