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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 58 86
Rank change year-on-year +3 +28  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 4 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.01% 2.87% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.45% 14.91% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 4
Median salary £30,000 £36,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +56.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,250 £20,650
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £37,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,874 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.31% -  

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 62 114 119
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 15.70% 19.26% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 54 93 101
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing LAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 25 April 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
Bournemouth +17 1 £27,500 -23.61% 2
LAN
South West

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Dorset region with a requirement for LAN.

1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) WAN
1 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server
2 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
3 12 (80.00%) VMware
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (73.33%) Windows 7
4 11 (73.33%) VLAN
5 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
5 10 (66.67%) Windows 8
5 10 (66.67%) Windows 10
5 10 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
7 2 (13.33%) DHCP
7 2 (13.33%) VPN
7 2 (13.33%) DNS
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) Firewall
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (13.33%) Office 365
7 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
7 2 (13.33%) Android
7 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
8 1 (6.67%) Finance
8 1 (6.67%) Migration

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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) WAN
2 11 (73.33%) VLAN
3 10 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (13.33%) DHCP
4 2 (13.33%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) Internet
5 1 (6.67%) SSL
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) VoIP
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) IT Support
1 10 (66.67%) IT Support Technician
1 10 (66.67%) IT Technician
1 10 (66.67%) Support Technician
2 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (73.33%) Windows 7
5 10 (66.67%) Windows 10
5 10 (66.67%) Windows 8
6 2 (13.33%) Android
6 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (6.67%) Network Design
2 1 (6.67%) Network Planning
2 1 (6.67%) People Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) AirWatch
1 1 (6.67%) MobiControl
1 1 (6.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) MikroTik
3 1 (6.67%) SOTI
3 1 (6.67%) Ubiquiti
Dorset
Spring Technology
Salary: Pension, Bonus, New Offices
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV
Salary: Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive - DOE
Posted: 14 days ago