Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 87 72
Rank change year-on-year +8 -15 -18
Permanent jobs citing LAN 34 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.90% 1.50% 2.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.74% 9.28% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 39
Dorset median annual salary £38,750 £35,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% +25.00% -1.75%
10th Percentile £23,575 £29,765 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £41,775 £62,500
South West median annual salary £38,000 £37,000 £33,875
% change year-on-year +2.70% +9.23% -0.73%

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 216 194 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 18.45% 16.21% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 185 170 150
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% -2.01% +6.43%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,825 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,750 £50,500
South West median annual salary £43,500 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.10% +9.33% -

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
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Dorset over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram 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 10 December 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 +8 27 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Poole +1 6 £33,500 +6.96% 3
LAN
South West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 33 (97.06%) WAN
2 29 (85.29%) Windows
3 26 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 26 (76.47%) VMware
4 21 (61.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (52.94%) Public Cloud
6 17 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 16 (47.06%) Linux
7 16 (47.06%) MCSE
8 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
9 14 (41.18%) Office 365
9 14 (41.18%) MCITP
9 14 (41.18%) MCSA
9 14 (41.18%) ITIL
9 14 (41.18%) MS Exchange
9 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (38.24%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (38.24%) Python
10 13 (38.24%) RHCE
10 13 (38.24%) Red Hat
10 13 (38.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (38.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (38.24%) GitHub
10 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
10 13 (38.24%) Ansible
10 13 (38.24%) Docker
10 13 (38.24%) DevOps
10 13 (38.24%) Windows Server

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 14 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.88%) Site Server
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (41.18%) Office 365
3 13 (38.24%) GitHub
4 10 (29.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (8.82%) Mimecast
6 2 (5.88%) SaaS
7 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 33 (97.06%) WAN
2 8 (23.53%) WLAN
3 7 (20.59%) Firewall
4 5 (14.71%) DNS
5 4 (11.76%) SAN
6 3 (8.82%) DHCP
6 3 (8.82%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
6 3 (8.82%) VPN
6 3 (8.82%) Wireless
7 2 (5.88%) DDNS
7 2 (5.88%) Internet
7 2 (5.88%) NAS
8 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.94%) VLAN
8 1 (2.94%) VoIP
8 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Architect
1 13 (38.24%) Cloud Architect
1 13 (38.24%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 13 (38.24%) Infrastructure Architect
2 9 (26.47%) Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Service Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) IT Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Service Desk Support
5 4 (11.76%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Project Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior IT Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Service Desk Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (52.94%) Public Cloud
2 8 (23.53%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (85.29%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Linux
3 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (38.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (38.24%) Windows Server
6 10 (29.41%) Windows 10
6 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) ITIL
2 13 (38.24%) DevOps
2 13 (38.24%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (11.76%) Data Privacy
4 3 (8.82%) Change Control
4 3 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Optimisation
5 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Operations Management
6 1 (2.94%) People Management
6 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.94%) Server Building
6 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) Python
2 6 (17.65%) SQL
3 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (61.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (47.06%) MCSE
3 14 (41.18%) MCITP
3 14 (41.18%) MCSA
4 13 (38.24%) RHCE
4 13 (38.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (29.41%) AWS Certification
6 5 (14.71%) CCNA
6 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (11.76%) MCP
8 3 (8.82%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (8.82%) Degree
9 2 (5.88%) CCA
9 2 (5.88%) CCAA
10 1 (2.94%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (38.24%) Docker
3 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.82%) Terminal Services
6 2 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (5.88%) Xen
6 2 (5.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) Ansible
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Microsoft
1 26 (76.47%) VMware
2 13 (38.24%) Red Hat
3 10 (29.41%) Google
4 8 (23.53%) Cisco
5 5 (14.71%) Veeam
6 4 (11.76%) Citrix
6 4 (11.76%) Meraki
7 3 (8.82%) SonicWALL
7 3 (8.82%) Ubiquiti
8 2 (5.88%) HP
8 2 (5.88%) Sage