The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 40 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 3 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 1.33% 4.73% 2.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.71% 22.86% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 2
Average salary £23,000 £32,750 £31,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.77% +5.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,700 £28,025
10% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £38,250 £34,225
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
LAN
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Communications & Networking Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 35 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 12.39% 20.71% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 8
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £25,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) WAN
2 13 (72.22%) Cisco
3 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 8 (44.44%) WLAN
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (44.44%) Avaya
5 8 (44.44%) Migration
5 8 (44.44%) MCITP
5 8 (44.44%) SCCM
5 8 (44.44%) vSphere
5 8 (44.44%) Lync
6 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (38.89%) VMware
6 7 (38.89%) Windows
6 7 (38.89%) CCNA
6 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (33.33%) HP
7 6 (33.33%) Dell
7 6 (33.33%) IBM
7 6 (33.33%) IIS
7 6 (33.33%) SSL
7 6 (33.33%) Project Management
8 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
8 5 (27.78%) Juniper
8 5 (27.78%) F5
9 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (11.11%) Network+ Certification

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (44.44%) Lync
3 6 (33.33%) IIS
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (44.44%) WLAN
4 6 (33.33%) SSL
5 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
6 1 (5.56%) VLAN
6 1 (5.56%) SAN
6 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) Project Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Network Support
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Clustering
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Migration
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.56%) Server Hardening
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (44.44%) MCITP
2 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (38.89%) CCNA
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) Avaya
4 7 (38.89%) VMware
5 6 (33.33%) HP
5 6 (33.33%) Dell
5 6 (33.33%) IBM
6 5 (27.78%) F5
6 5 (27.78%) Juniper
6 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint