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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 51 41 64
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +23
Permanent jobs citing LAN 25 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.18% 4.98% 2.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.69% 29.79% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 20
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +75.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £26,000 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £53,600 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Somerset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
127 94 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 21.24% 16.73% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 120 77 93
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,597 £26,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram 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 28 May 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
Clevedon - 5 £40,000 -
Bath -1 4 £38,000 +46.15%
Street - 3 £55,000 -
Yeovil - 2 £23,500 -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Somerset region with a requirement for LAN.

1 31 (96.88%) WAN
2 29 (90.63%) TCP/IP
3 21 (65.63%) Cisco
3 21 (65.63%) Firewall
4 17 (53.13%) VMware
4 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
4 17 (53.13%) VoIP
4 17 (53.13%) Capacity Planning
5 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (50.00%) Network Security
5 16 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 16 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (50.00%) VPN
5 16 (50.00%) CCNA
5 16 (50.00%) Internet
6 15 (46.88%) Wireless
6 15 (46.88%) Service Delivery
6 15 (46.88%) ITIL
6 15 (46.88%) IVR
6 15 (46.88%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (46.88%) Cisco UCCX
6 15 (46.88%) Cisco CUCM
7 14 (43.75%) Aruba
7 14 (43.75%) Cisco UCCE
7 14 (43.75%) IP Telephony
7 14 (43.75%) Cisco IPT
7 14 (43.75%) CCNP
7 14 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (43.75%) Wi-Fi
7 14 (43.75%) Telecoms

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 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
2 6 (18.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (96.88%) WAN
2 29 (90.63%) TCP/IP
3 21 (65.63%) Firewall
4 17 (53.13%) VoIP
5 16 (50.00%) Internet
5 16 (50.00%) Network Security
5 16 (50.00%) VPN
6 15 (46.88%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (46.88%) Wireless
7 14 (43.75%) Cisco IPT
7 14 (43.75%) IP Telephony
7 14 (43.75%) MGCP
7 14 (43.75%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (28.13%) SSL
9 7 (21.88%) ADSL
9 7 (21.88%) EIGRP
9 7 (21.88%) FWSM
9 7 (21.88%) H.323
9 7 (21.88%) MPLS
9 7 (21.88%) VLAN
General
1 14 (43.75%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Support Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Technical Leader
2 7 (21.88%) Voice Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) 1st Line Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (18.75%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 5 (15.63%) Help Desk Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Help Desk Support
4 5 (15.63%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 4 (12.50%) Data Network Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Technician
5 4 (12.50%) Help Desk Technician
5 4 (12.50%) IT Support
5 4 (12.50%) Support Technician
5 4 (12.50%) Voice Network Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Data Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) IVR
2 9 (28.13%) Management Information System
3 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
4 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (9.38%) Driving Licence
5 3 (9.38%) Internet of Things
5 3 (9.38%) PKI
5 3 (9.38%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
6 2 (6.25%) Fat Client
6 2 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (6.25%) PMI
6 2 (6.25%) Replication
6 2 (6.25%) Thin Client
7 1 (3.13%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Windows Server
3 7 (21.88%) Windows 7
4 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.25%) Linux
5 2 (6.25%) Unix
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Vista
5 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Capacity Planning
2 16 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 15 (46.88%) ITIL
3 15 (46.88%) Service Delivery
4 14 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (31.25%) Project Management
6 7 (21.88%) Computer Security
7 3 (9.38%) DevOps
7 3 (9.38%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (9.38%) Information Security
7 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
8 2 (6.25%) Logistics
8 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.25%) Service Management
9 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
9 1 (3.13%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) CCNA
1 16 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (43.75%) CCNP
3 7 (21.88%) CCVP
4 4 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (46.88%) Cisco CUCM
1 15 (46.88%) Cisco UCCX
2 14 (43.75%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (6.25%) SCCM
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Cisco
2 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 17 (53.13%) VMware
3 14 (43.75%) Aruba
4 10 (31.25%) Juniper
5 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.25%) Apple
6 2 (6.25%) Fujitsu
6 2 (6.25%) HP
6 2 (6.25%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.13%) Acronis
7 1 (3.13%) BT
7 1 (3.13%) Citrix
7 1 (3.13%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.13%) Siemens
7 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds