The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Devon / Plymouth
Rank 21 - 16
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 3.85% - 6.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.53% - 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Median salary £24,500 - £31,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

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 Plymouth with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Plymouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 19 14 13
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 36.54% 22.95% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 10
Median salary £37,500 £29,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.31% +38.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £14,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £33,000 £29,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Plymouth 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 Plymouth

LAN
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Salary trend for LAN in Plymouth

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for LAN.

1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) C
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) Military
5 2 (28.57%) MODAF
5 2 (28.57%) CCTV
5 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
6 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
6 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (14.29%) Feasibility Study

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) SNMP
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (28.57%) Military
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) IT Technician
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Principal Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Principal Systems Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Requirements Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Technician
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Technician
2 1 (14.29%) ICT Technician
2 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CGI
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) CCTV
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) SUSE
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) MODAF
2 1 (14.29%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Security
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
2 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Security Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Social Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) MCDST
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) ISO22301
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Sophos
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec