The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 52 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 21 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.15% 2.25% 1.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.34% 11.36% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 7
Average salary £27,000 £33,625 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.70% -10.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,800 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
94 132 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 14.11% 19.79% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 73 117 60
Average salary £32,677 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.30% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,550 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
South West

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bath -3 13 £23,500 -27.69% 1
Cheddar +2 2 £27,500 +22.22%
Yeovil - 2 £17,500 - 1
Street - 1 £27,000 -
Taunton - 1 £32,853 -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) WAN
2 18 (64.29%) VMware
3 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
7 9 (32.14%) Service Delivery
7 9 (32.14%) Firewall
8 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (25.00%) Cisco
10 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
10 6 (21.43%) SQL
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 6 (21.43%) Finance
10 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
10 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
11 5 (17.86%) SAN
11 5 (17.86%) UNIX
12 4 (14.29%) VoIP
13 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
13 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
13 3 (10.71%) Capacity Management
13 3 (10.71%) SLA
13 3 (10.71%) AIX
14 2 (7.14%) ADSL

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.57%) Joomla!
4 1 (3.57%) WordPress
4 1 (3.57%) CMS
4 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.57%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) WAN
2 9 (32.14%) Firewall
3 5 (17.86%) SAN
4 4 (14.29%) VoIP
5 2 (7.14%) ADSL
5 2 (7.14%) VPN
5 2 (7.14%) WLAN
5 2 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) DB2
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
1 9 (32.14%) Support Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) IT Support
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Support
4 5 (17.86%) Support Consultant
4 5 (17.86%) Consultant
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Support Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Operations Manager
5 4 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Service Manager
5 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support
5 4 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
3 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 5 (17.86%) UNIX
5 3 (10.71%) AIX
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Service Delivery
2 3 (10.71%) Capacity Management
3 2 (7.14%) Project Management
3 2 (7.14%) Change Management
3 2 (7.14%) Network Management
3 2 (7.14%) Resource Management
3 2 (7.14%) Matrix Management
4 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) CCIE
2 1 (3.57%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) VMware
2 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (7.14%) NetApp
4 2 (7.14%) HP
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix
4 2 (7.14%) McAfee
4 2 (7.14%) Juniper
4 2 (7.14%) BT
4 2 (7.14%) Aruba
4 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.57%) Lotus
5 1 (3.57%) IBM
5 1 (3.57%) Adobe
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle
Yeovil
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago