The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 68 64 93
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +29
Permanent jobs citing LAN 156 213 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.67% 4.06% 2.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.69% 17.15% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 142 149 110
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
LAN
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1062 1242 1796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.01% 23.67% 30.40%
Number of salaries quoted 781 918 974
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,300 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

LAN Salary Trend in Berkshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Berkshire

LAN
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -14 57 £38,500 -23.00% 6
Slough +2 23 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Bracknell 0 23 £37,500 -2.59% 2
Maidenhead +4 13 £35,000 -46.15% 1
Newbury +5 7 £32,500 -48.00% 1
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 289 (82.81%) WAN
2 192 (55.01%) Cisco
3 169 (48.42%) Cisco Certification
4 161 (46.13%) Windows
5 145 (41.55%) Firewall
6 125 (35.82%) VMware
6 125 (35.82%) CCNA
7 114 (32.66%) Wireless
8 113 (32.38%) Microsoft
9 105 (30.09%) Active Directory
10 101 (28.94%) VMware Infrastructure
11 93 (26.65%) Microsoft Certification
12 89 (25.50%) TCP/IP
13 84 (24.07%) Windows Server
14 79 (22.64%) Linux
15 69 (19.77%) MS Excel
16 68 (19.48%) SQL
16 68 (19.48%) VPN
17 67 (19.20%) MCSE
17 67 (19.20%) Citrix
18 62 (17.77%) VoIP
19 61 (17.48%) ITIL
20 60 (17.19%) MS Exchange
21 56 (16.05%) DNS
22 55 (15.76%) Windows Server 2008
22 55 (15.76%) Office 365
23 53 (15.19%) Internet
24 51 (14.61%) CCNP
24 51 (14.61%) SQL Server
25 49 (14.04%) Finance

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 60 (17.19%) MS Exchange
2 44 (12.61%) Skype for Business
3 41 (11.75%) IIS
4 15 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (2.87%) Apache
7 10 (2.87%) WebSphere
8 9 (2.58%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (2.29%) IBM Notes
10 7 (2.01%) Tomcat
10 7 (2.01%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.15%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.57%) Confluence
13 2 (0.57%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 69 (19.77%) MS Excel
2 29 (8.31%) MS Office
3 20 (5.73%) MS Visio
4 8 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.29%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 55 (15.76%) Office 365
2 24 (6.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (4.87%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.58%) SaaS
5 8 (2.29%) IaaS
6 7 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 289 (82.81%) WAN
2 145 (41.55%) Firewall
3 114 (32.66%) Wireless
4 89 (25.50%) TCP/IP
5 68 (19.48%) VPN
6 62 (17.77%) VoIP
7 56 (16.05%) DNS
8 53 (15.19%) Internet
9 49 (14.04%) Network Security
10 46 (13.18%) MPLS
11 39 (11.17%) DHCP
12 35 (10.03%) Cisco ASA
13 34 (9.74%) SAN
14 23 (6.59%) PBX
15 21 (6.02%) OSPF
16 20 (5.73%) BGP
16 20 (5.73%) Intranet
16 20 (5.73%) WLAN
17 18 (5.16%) Cisco PIX
17 18 (5.16%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.01%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.01%) Big Data
3 7 (2.01%) NoSQL
4 3 (0.86%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.29%) MySQL
6 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (0.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.57%) JIRA
General
1 49 (14.04%) Finance
2 43 (12.32%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.72%) French Language
3 6 (1.72%) Manufacturing
3 6 (1.72%) Marketing
4 5 (1.43%) Legal
5 4 (1.15%) Games
6 3 (0.86%) German Language
6 3 (0.86%) Multimedia
6 3 (0.86%) Portuguese Language
6 3 (0.86%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.57%) Back Office
7 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.57%) Retail
8 1 (0.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 78 (22.35%) Support Engineer
2 71 (20.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 64 (18.34%) Network Engineer
4 43 (12.32%) Technical Support
5 34 (9.74%) Technical Engineer
6 33 (9.46%) Analyst
7 28 (8.02%) Infrastructure Support
8 25 (7.16%) 3rd Line Support
9 24 (6.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 24 (6.88%) IT Support
9 24 (6.88%) LAN Engineer
9 24 (6.88%) Technical Support Engineer
10 23 (6.59%) Cisco Engineer
10 23 (6.59%) Security Engineer
11 22 (6.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 22 (6.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 20 (5.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 20 (5.73%) LAN/WAN Engineer
12 20 (5.73%) Support Analyst
12 20 (5.73%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.58%) 802.1X
1 16 (4.58%) Web Services
2 13 (3.72%) Regular Expression
3 7 (2.01%) .NET
4 5 (1.43%) ZeroMQ
5 2 (0.57%) Middleware
6 1 (0.29%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 47 (13.47%) Data Centre
2 35 (10.03%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (6.30%) Statistics
4 18 (5.16%) Replication
5 16 (4.58%) Management Information System
6 15 (4.30%) Computer Science
6 15 (4.30%) Fat Client
6 15 (4.30%) Thin Client
7 14 (4.01%) PKI
8 12 (3.44%) Cryptography
9 11 (3.15%) IVR
10 10 (2.87%) Client/Server
10 10 (2.87%) Driving Licence
11 9 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (2.01%) Video Conferencing
13 6 (1.72%) PMI
13 6 (1.72%) Security Operations Centre
14 5 (1.43%) Mobile App
14 5 (1.43%) Virtual Team
15 4 (1.15%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 161 (46.13%) Windows
2 84 (24.07%) Windows Server
3 79 (22.64%) Linux
4 55 (15.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (10.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (8.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (6.30%) Windows 7
8 17 (4.87%) Unix
9 13 (3.72%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (2.87%) Windows 10
11 9 (2.58%) Windows XP
12 7 (2.01%) CentOS
12 7 (2.01%) Mac OS
12 7 (2.01%) Windows 8
12 7 (2.01%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.57%) Debian
13 2 (0.57%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.57%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (17.48%) ITIL
2 40 (11.46%) Change Control
2 40 (11.46%) Network Design
3 38 (10.89%) Presales
4 37 (10.60%) Mentoring
5 32 (9.17%) Project Management
6 31 (8.88%) Network Monitoring
7 29 (8.31%) Disaster Recovery
8 20 (5.73%) High Availability
8 20 (5.73%) Network Management
9 19 (5.44%) Migration
10 16 (4.58%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (4.58%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (4.01%) Load Balancing
11 14 (4.01%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (4.01%) Problem Management
12 13 (3.72%) Business Continuity
13 12 (3.44%) Change Management
13 12 (3.44%) PRINCE2
13 12 (3.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (19.48%) SQL
2 37 (10.60%) PowerShell
3 15 (4.30%) C
4 8 (2.29%) Python
5 7 (2.01%) C#
6 6 (1.72%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.86%) Perl
8 2 (0.57%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.57%) Tcl
8 2 (0.57%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.57%) VB
9 1 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 169 (48.42%) Cisco Certification
2 125 (35.82%) CCNA
3 93 (26.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 67 (19.20%) MCSE
5 51 (14.61%) CCNP
6 43 (12.32%) MCSA
7 35 (10.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 32 (9.17%) Degree
9 28 (8.02%) RHCA
10 27 (7.74%) MCITP
10 27 (7.74%) RHCSA
11 20 (5.73%) CCIE
12 17 (4.87%) Security Cleared
13 15 (4.30%) CISSP
14 13 (3.72%) CCVP
15 12 (3.44%) SC Cleared
16 11 (3.15%) MCP
17 10 (2.87%) CEH
18 9 (2.58%) JNCIE
18 9 (2.58%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.31%) PCI DSS
2 18 (5.16%) SLA
3 16 (4.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (3.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.15%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 105 (30.09%) Active Directory
2 101 (28.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (11.17%) Hyper-V
3 39 (11.17%) vSphere
4 36 (10.32%) XenApp
5 19 (5.44%) Virtual Desktop
6 13 (3.72%) Firmware
6 13 (3.72%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.72%) Samba
8 5 (1.43%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.43%) XenServer
9 4 (1.15%) DFS Replication
9 4 (1.15%) FreeRADIUS
9 4 (1.15%) Terminal Server
9 4 (1.15%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.86%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.29%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (3.44%) SCCM
2 11 (3.15%) Nmap
3 10 (2.87%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (2.29%) Nessus
5 7 (2.01%) Nagios
5 7 (2.01%) WSUS
6 6 (1.72%) Cacti
6 6 (1.72%) SmokePing
6 6 (1.72%) SolarWinds Orion
7 5 (1.43%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.15%) AirWatch
8 4 (1.15%) DameWare
8 4 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.57%) vMotion
10 1 (0.29%) CA Spectrum
10 1 (0.29%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.29%) QRadar
10 1 (0.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 192 (55.01%) Cisco
2 125 (35.82%) VMware
3 113 (32.38%) Microsoft
4 67 (19.20%) Citrix
5 48 (13.75%) Juniper
6 40 (11.46%) Red Hat
7 34 (9.74%) Avaya
8 32 (9.17%) Oracle
9 25 (7.16%) F5
10 23 (6.59%) CheckPoint
10 23 (6.59%) Mitel
11 22 (6.30%) NEC
12 18 (5.16%) Aruba
12 18 (5.16%) HP
13 14 (4.01%) Brocade
13 14 (4.01%) SolarWinds
14 9 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (2.29%) Dell
15 8 (2.29%) Fortinet
15 8 (2.29%) Lotus
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