The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
South West / Somerset
Rank 63 71 58
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs citing LAN 8 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.42% 0.66% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.56% 4.26% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 8
Median salary £33,500 £21,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.02% -42.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,950 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.64% +11.86%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
59 94 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 10.48% 15.59% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 45 79 60
Median salary £38,500 £30,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

LAN
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

LAN Salary Trend in Somerset

LAN
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Bath +5 2 £33,500 -8.21%
Taunton +5 1 £32,500 +75.67%
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for LAN.

1 16 (84.21%) WAN
2 13 (68.42%) Firewall
3 11 (57.89%) Cisco
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 9 (47.37%) VMware
5 8 (42.11%) WLAN
5 8 (42.11%) SAN
6 7 (36.84%) HP
6 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
7 6 (31.58%) Windows
7 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
7 6 (31.58%) Office 365
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
8 5 (26.32%) NAS
8 5 (26.32%) SQL
8 5 (26.32%) MS Office
8 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
9 4 (21.05%) Dell
9 4 (21.05%) Internet
9 4 (21.05%) Juniper
9 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (21.05%) IaaS
9 4 (21.05%) Degree
10 3 (15.79%) SCOM
10 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
10 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (15.79%) Veeam
10 3 (15.79%) vSphere
10 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) CloudStack
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (26.32%) MS Office
3 2 (10.53%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Office 365
2 4 (21.05%) IaaS
3 2 (10.53%) PaaS
3 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) WAN
2 13 (68.42%) Firewall
3 8 (42.11%) SAN
3 8 (42.11%) WLAN
4 5 (26.32%) NAS
5 4 (21.05%) Internet
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
6 3 (15.79%) VoIP
6 3 (15.79%) Wireless
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (10.53%) DHCP
7 2 (10.53%) DNS
7 2 (10.53%) ISDN
7 2 (10.53%) MPLS
7 2 (10.53%) PABX
7 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
8 1 (5.26%) BGP
8 1 (5.26%) Intranet
8 1 (5.26%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (10.53%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Network Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) IT Support
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Support
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) CCTV
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
1 2 (10.53%) Replication
1 2 (10.53%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
1 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) AIX
3 1 (5.26%) HPUX
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
2 3 (15.79%) Coaching
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.53%) BCP
3 2 (10.53%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
3 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.53%) Office Automation
3 2 (10.53%) WFM
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Network Management
4 1 (5.26%) Operations Management
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.26%) Time Management
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) CCNA
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP
4 1 (5.26%) JNCIP
4 1 (5.26%) JNCIS
4 1 (5.26%) MCP
4 1 (5.26%) MCSA
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) vSphere
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) KVM
4 1 (5.26%) Xen
4 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCOM
2 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
3 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 7 (36.84%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) Dell
4 4 (21.05%) Juniper
5 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.79%) Veeam
6 2 (10.53%) 3PAR
6 2 (10.53%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (10.53%) EMC
7 1 (5.26%) Brocade
7 1 (5.26%) BT
7 1 (5.26%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (5.26%) Google
7 1 (5.26%) Intel Security
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle