Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 76 47
Rank change year-on-year -30 -29 +65
Permanent jobs citing LAN 14 16 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.95% 1.74% 6.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.90% 12.21% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 101
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £28,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.58% - -18.57%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,750 £19,750
90th Percentile £41,250 £30,375 £45,000
South West median annual salary £37,500 £32,271 £34,500
% change year-on-year +16.20% -6.46% -

LAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 203 131 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 13.73% 14.24% 20.61%
Number of salaries quoted 172 119 285
Dorset median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% +13.64% -12.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,800 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,750 £47,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Dorset

LAN
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for LAN in Dorset

LAN
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -18 10 £35,000 +22.81%
Blandford Forum - 1 £25,000 -
LAN
South West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for LAN.

1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
1 10 (71.43%) WAN
1 10 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 6 (42.86%) VoIP
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (35.71%) Spanning Tree
4 5 (35.71%) SCCM
4 5 (35.71%) SCOM
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Clustering
4 5 (35.71%) EIGRP
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 5 (35.71%) CCNP
4 5 (35.71%) CCNA
4 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) IIS
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Python
5 3 (21.43%) Unix
5 3 (21.43%) CMS

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
3 3 (21.43%) CMS
3 3 (21.43%) IIS
3 3 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) WAN
2 6 (42.86%) VoIP
3 5 (35.71%) EIGRP
3 5 (35.71%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) Firewall
5 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
5 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Robot Framework
1 3 (21.43%) Selenium
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) IT Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) LAN Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Support Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) WAN Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Digital Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Web Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Web Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Remote Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (35.71%) Clustering
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Unix
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (21.43%) Open Source
2 3 (21.43%) Task Automation
2 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CCNA
1 5 (35.71%) CCNP
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Docker
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (35.71%) SCCM
1 5 (35.71%) SCOM
2 3 (21.43%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Sitecore
3 1 (7.14%) Apple
3 1 (7.14%) Sage
3 1 (7.14%) VMware