The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 40 63 51
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -12
Permanent jobs citing LAN 30 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.93% 2.28% 1.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.03% 16.24% 12.79%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 11
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £21,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
111 117 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 18.26% 14.06% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 92 105 80
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -10.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,500 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Somerset

LAN
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil -3 2 £50,000 +177.77%
Bath +7 1 £33,000 -5.71% 2
Street - 1 £47,500 - 1
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 39 (95.12%) Windows
2 32 (78.05%) WAN
3 25 (60.98%) VMware
4 24 (58.54%) Firewall
5 21 (51.22%) Wireless
5 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
6 20 (48.78%) SAN
7 18 (43.90%) WLAN
7 18 (43.90%) TCP/IP
8 17 (41.46%) SCCM
9 16 (39.02%) SQL
10 15 (36.59%) VPN
10 15 (36.59%) Telecoms
10 15 (36.59%) vSphere
11 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (34.15%) Cisco
12 13 (31.71%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (31.71%) MCSE
12 13 (31.71%) SCOM
13 12 (29.27%) MPLS
13 12 (29.27%) CCNA
14 11 (26.83%) Juniper
14 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
14 11 (26.83%) Video Conferencing
14 11 (26.83%) SonicWALL
15 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
16 6 (14.63%) Active Directory

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (78.05%) WAN
2 24 (58.54%) Firewall
3 21 (51.22%) Wireless
4 20 (48.78%) SAN
5 18 (43.90%) WLAN
5 18 (43.90%) TCP/IP
6 15 (36.59%) VPN
7 12 (29.27%) MPLS
8 5 (12.20%) Ethernet
8 5 (12.20%) VoIP
9 4 (9.76%) SMTP
9 4 (9.76%) Wireshark
9 4 (9.76%) QSIG
9 4 (9.76%) Unified Communications
10 3 (7.32%) VLAN
10 3 (7.32%) DHCP
10 3 (7.32%) DNS
11 2 (4.88%) NAS
12 1 (2.44%) FCoE
12 1 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (36.59%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Analyst
2 16 (39.02%) Network Engineer
3 15 (36.59%) Support Analyst
4 12 (29.27%) Systems Support
4 12 (29.27%) Systems Analyst
4 12 (29.27%) Systems Support Analyst
5 11 (26.83%) Network Team Leader
5 11 (26.83%) Team Leader
6 10 (24.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 9 (21.95%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (14.63%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 6 (14.63%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (14.63%) Senior Support Analyst
9 5 (12.20%) Network Support Engineer
9 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
9 5 (12.20%) Network Support
10 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
10 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 2 (4.88%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (9.76%) Replication
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 39 (95.12%) Windows
2 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (7.32%) UNIX
5 1 (2.44%) Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.76%) Memory Management
2 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
3 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (4.88%) High Availability
3 2 (4.88%) Software Delivery
4 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.44%) Network Design
4 1 (2.44%) Time Management
4 1 (2.44%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) MCSE
1 13 (31.71%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (29.27%) CCNA
3 4 (9.76%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (36.59%) vSphere
2 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
4 4 (9.76%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.44%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 17 (41.46%) SCCM
2 13 (31.71%) SCOM
3 4 (9.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) VMware
2 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
3 14 (34.15%) Cisco
4 11 (26.83%) Juniper
4 11 (26.83%) SonicWALL
5 5 (12.20%) HP
5 5 (12.20%) Citrix
6 4 (9.76%) Siemens
6 4 (9.76%) Veeam
7 3 (7.32%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
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