Period
to 23 June 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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 79 62
Rank change year-on-year -17 -17 +55
Permanent jobs citing LAN 29 8 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.89% 0.94% 3.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.87% 6.40% 21.46%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 46
Dorset median annual salary £33,500 £30,451 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.01% -17.14% +13.08%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £46,875 £55,000 £49,375
South West median annual salary £38,000 £32,750 £34,000
% change year-on-year +16.03% -3.68% -2.86%

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 195 125 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 12.73% 14.67% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 160 109 188
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £20,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%

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 23 June 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 23 June 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
Poole -13 14 £34,000 +10.03% 2
Bournemouth -28 7 £32,500 +16.07% 1
Blandford Forum - 1 £25,000 -
Weymouth - 1 - -
LAN
South West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 20 (68.97%) WAN
2 15 (51.72%) Windows
3 11 (37.93%) ITIL
4 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
5 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
5 8 (27.59%) Firewall
6 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
6 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (20.69%) Office 365
7 6 (20.69%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
8 5 (17.24%) Linux
8 5 (17.24%) SQL
8 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
8 5 (17.24%) CCNP
8 5 (17.24%) CCNA
8 5 (17.24%) DNS
8 5 (17.24%) Cisco
8 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (17.24%) SCCM
8 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
9 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
9 4 (13.79%) Windows 10
9 4 (13.79%) Problem Management
9 4 (13.79%) VMware

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 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.34%) CMS
3 3 (10.34%) IIS
3 3 (10.34%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.45%) Site Server
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Office 365
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (10.34%) IaaS
4 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (68.97%) WAN
2 8 (27.59%) Firewall
3 6 (20.69%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (17.24%) DNS
5 4 (13.79%) DHCP
5 4 (13.79%) PBX
5 4 (13.79%) VoIP
6 3 (10.34%) IP Telephony
6 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
6 3 (10.34%) Unified Communications
7 2 (6.90%) Internet
7 2 (6.90%) NAS
7 2 (6.90%) PABX
7 2 (6.90%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (6.90%) SAN
7 2 (6.90%) VPN
7 2 (6.90%) Wireless
8 1 (3.45%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (3.45%) DDNS
8 1 (3.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Robot Framework
1 3 (10.34%) Selenium
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Support Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) IT Support
3 5 (17.24%) Network Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Technical Support
4 4 (13.79%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Customer Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Customer Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Presales Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Customer Support
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Web Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Clustering
2 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (10.34%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.45%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) Unix
3 4 (13.79%) Windows 10
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (13.79%) Operations Management
3 4 (13.79%) Problem Management
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (10.34%) Open Source
4 3 (10.34%) Presales
4 3 (10.34%) Task Automation
4 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.90%) Change Control
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.45%) Email Filtering
6 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.45%) Line Management
6 1 (3.45%) Network Management
6 1 (3.45%) People Management
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) CCNA
1 5 (17.24%) CCNP
1 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CCA
4 1 (3.45%) CCAA
4 1 (3.45%) CCDP
4 1 (3.45%) CWAP
4 1 (3.45%) CWNA
4 1 (3.45%) CWNE
4 1 (3.45%) CWSP
4 1 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) GDPR
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) Docker
3 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) Terminal Services
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.45%) Xen
4 1 (3.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) SCCM
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (10.34%) Ansible
3 3 (10.34%) SCOM
4 2 (6.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco
3 4 (13.79%) VMware
4 3 (10.34%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 3 (10.34%) Apple
4 3 (10.34%) BroadSoft
4 3 (10.34%) Meraki
4 3 (10.34%) Sitecore
5 2 (6.90%) Citrix
5 2 (6.90%) Sage
5 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.45%) AirMagnet
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.45%) Ruckus Wireless