The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 67 107 56
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -51
Permanent jobs citing LAN 193 122 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.88% 2.22% 4.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.64% 7.61% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 169 98 191
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1318 1603 1592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.48% 29.17% 30.81%
Number of salaries quoted 830 1033 1220
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 June 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Berkshire

LAN
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +23 119 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Maidenhead +16 23 £60,000 +101.68% 2
Bracknell +14 12 £33,000 -34.00%
Newbury +3 9 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Slough -9 6 £46,500 -7.00% 2
Wokingham - 4 £32,000 -
Windsor -15 1 £22,500 -10.00%
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN.

1 269 (77.52%) WAN
2 169 (48.70%) Cisco
3 164 (47.26%) Firewall
4 131 (37.75%) Windows
5 118 (34.01%) Cisco Certification
6 104 (29.97%) VMware
7 93 (26.80%) TCP/IP
8 81 (23.34%) Microsoft
9 76 (21.90%) Telecoms
10 67 (19.31%) VMware Infrastructure
11 66 (19.02%) DNS
11 66 (19.02%) CCNA
11 66 (19.02%) ITIL
12 63 (18.16%) Wireless
13 61 (17.58%) SQL
13 61 (17.58%) CheckPoint
14 60 (17.29%) MS Exchange
15 59 (17.00%) Data Centre
16 58 (16.71%) Linux
16 58 (16.71%) Active Directory
17 54 (15.56%) VPN
17 54 (15.56%) Juniper
18 53 (15.27%) HP
19 51 (14.70%) CCNP
19 51 (14.70%) MPLS
20 49 (14.12%) VoIP
21 48 (13.83%) DHCP
22 45 (12.97%) MS Excel
22 45 (12.97%) Windows Server 2008
22 45 (12.97%) Network Security

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 60 (17.29%) MS Exchange
2 41 (11.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (10.66%) Lync
4 21 (6.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (6.05%) SharePoint
5 14 (4.03%) Apache
6 11 (3.17%) IIS
7 9 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.44%) JBoss
9 3 (0.86%) MediaWiki
9 3 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.86%) nginx
9 3 (0.86%) Confluence
10 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.29%) Eucalyptus
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 45 (12.97%) MS Excel
2 31 (8.93%) MS Office
3 9 (2.59%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.58%) MS Project
6 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.44%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.58%) Nortel Periphonics
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.59%) SaaS
2 4 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.15%) Office 365
3 3 (0.86%) IaaS
3 3 (0.86%) PaaS
4 1 (0.29%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.29%) Nimbula
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 269 (77.52%) WAN
2 164 (47.26%) Firewall
3 93 (26.80%) TCP/IP
4 66 (19.02%) DNS
5 63 (18.16%) Wireless
6 54 (15.56%) VPN
7 51 (14.70%) MPLS
8 49 (14.12%) VoIP
9 48 (13.83%) DHCP
10 45 (12.97%) Network Security
11 43 (12.39%) OSPF
11 43 (12.39%) BGP
12 39 (11.24%) SAN
13 27 (7.78%) VLAN
14 26 (7.49%) WLAN
15 24 (6.92%) Cisco ASA
16 21 (6.05%) IPv6
17 19 (5.48%) Ethernet
18 18 (5.19%) EIGRP
19 17 (4.90%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.09%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.46%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.59%) MySQL
4 5 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.58%) MS Access
6 2 (0.58%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (0.86%) Subversion
1 3 (0.86%) JIRA
1 3 (0.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (0.86%) Hudson
1 3 (0.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 76 (21.90%) Telecoms
2 24 (6.92%) Finance
3 16 (4.61%) Banking
4 10 (2.88%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.59%) Marketing
6 6 (1.73%) German Language
7 3 (0.86%) Multimedia
7 3 (0.86%) French Language
8 2 (0.58%) Advertising
9 1 (0.29%) Games
9 1 (0.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (18.73%) Network Engineer
2 50 (14.41%) Support Engineer
3 41 (11.82%) Consultant
4 29 (8.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 28 (8.07%) Technical Engineer
6 24 (6.92%) Analyst
7 22 (6.34%) Technical Support
7 22 (6.34%) Architect
7 22 (6.34%) Project Manager
8 20 (5.76%) Technical Support Engineer
9 16 (4.61%) Sales Consultant
9 16 (4.61%) Senior Network Engineer
9 16 (4.61%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 13 (3.75%) Support Analyst
10 13 (3.75%) Network Architect
11 11 (3.17%) Network Support Engineer
11 11 (3.17%) 3rd Line Support
11 11 (3.17%) Technical Consultant
11 11 (3.17%) Security Engineer
11 11 (3.17%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.59%) CSS
2 6 (1.73%) Web Services
2 6 (1.73%) XML
3 5 (1.44%) HTML
4 3 (0.86%) LAMP
4 3 (0.86%) XMPP
5 2 (0.58%) J2EE
6 1 (0.29%) .NET
6 1 (0.29%) ADO.NET
6 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.29%) XSLT
6 1 (0.29%) SOAP
6 1 (0.29%) jQuery
6 1 (0.29%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.29%) OOXML
6 1 (0.29%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 59 (17.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (3.46%) Management Information System
2 12 (3.46%) Client/Server
2 12 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (2.02%) Statistics
3 7 (2.02%) EqualLogic
3 7 (2.02%) FMCG
4 4 (1.15%) BYOD
5 3 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (0.86%) E-Learning
5 3 (0.86%) Replication
5 3 (0.86%) Wiki
6 2 (0.58%) Social Media
6 2 (0.58%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.58%) Handset
6 2 (0.58%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.58%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.29%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 131 (37.75%) Windows
2 58 (16.71%) Linux
3 45 (12.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (11.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (9.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (5.76%) UNIX
7 18 (5.19%) Windows 7
8 11 (3.17%) Windows XP
9 5 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.86%) Debian
10 3 (0.86%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.86%) CentOS
11 2 (0.58%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.29%) OS/400
12 1 (0.29%) AIX
12 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (19.02%) ITIL
2 34 (9.80%) PRINCE2
2 34 (9.80%) Project Management
3 29 (8.36%) Change Control
4 24 (6.92%) Load Balancing
5 23 (6.63%) Service Management
5 23 (6.63%) Migration
6 21 (6.05%) Network Design
7 20 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (5.19%) Network Management
8 18 (5.19%) Network Monitoring
9 14 (4.03%) Mentoring
10 13 (3.75%) Incident Management
10 13 (3.75%) Vulnerability Management
11 12 (3.46%) Product Management
11 12 (3.46%) Project Planning
12 11 (3.17%) Penetration Testing
12 11 (3.17%) Network Architecture
13 10 (2.88%) Capacity Management
13 10 (2.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (17.58%) SQL
2 20 (5.76%) Perl
3 18 (5.19%) PowerShell
4 10 (2.88%) Java
5 8 (2.31%) Bash Shell
6 7 (2.02%) C
7 6 (1.73%) PHP
8 3 (0.86%) Python
8 3 (0.86%) C++
8 3 (0.86%) VB
8 3 (0.86%) Ruby
9 2 (0.58%) VBScript
10 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.29%) C#
10 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 118 (34.01%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (19.02%) CCNA
3 51 (14.70%) CCNP
4 37 (10.66%) Security Cleared
5 32 (9.22%) SC Cleared
6 31 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (6.34%) CISSP
7 22 (6.34%) Degree
8 19 (5.48%) MCSE
8 19 (5.48%) CCIE
9 17 (4.90%) ITIL Certification
9 17 (4.90%) MCSA
10 15 (4.32%) CEH
11 13 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 10 (2.88%) Check Point Certification
13 9 (2.59%) GIAC
14 7 (2.02%) CISA
14 7 (2.02%) CISM
14 7 (2.02%) MCITP
14 7 (2.02%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.05%) SLA
2 18 (5.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.02%) COBIT
5 3 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 67 (19.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (16.71%) Active Directory
3 36 (10.37%) Hyper-V
4 26 (7.49%) vSphere
5 23 (6.63%) VMware ESX
6 16 (4.61%) XenApp
6 16 (4.61%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (2.02%) Samba
7 7 (2.02%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.15%) XenServer
9 3 (0.86%) iptables
9 3 (0.86%) Firmware
9 3 (0.86%) Postfix
10 2 (0.58%) Xen
11 1 (0.29%) Snort
11 1 (0.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (4.32%) WSUS
2 11 (3.17%) Backup Exec
3 10 (2.88%) SCCM
3 10 (2.88%) Cisco IPCC
4 6 (1.73%) Puppet
4 6 (1.73%) Nmap
4 6 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.15%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (0.86%) Salt
6 3 (0.86%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.58%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.29%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.29%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.29%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.29%) OPNET
8 1 (0.29%) HP NNM
8 1 (0.29%) SCOM
8 1 (0.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 169 (48.70%) Cisco
2 104 (29.97%) VMware
3 81 (23.34%) Microsoft
4 61 (17.58%) CheckPoint
5 54 (15.56%) Juniper
6 53 (15.27%) HP
7 34 (9.80%) Fortinet
8 32 (9.22%) F5
9 30 (8.65%) Aruba
10 28 (8.07%) Citrix
11 27 (7.78%) Brocade
12 22 (6.34%) Oracle
13 17 (4.90%) ProCurve
14 15 (4.32%) Symantec
15 13 (3.75%) McAfee
16 12 (3.46%) Dell
17 11 (3.17%) EMC
17 11 (3.17%) Blue Coat
17 11 (3.17%) Mitel
18 10 (2.88%) 3PAR
Slough, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus, pension, health
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum £65-70k+
Posted: 14 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: Competitive Salary Dependant upon Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Attractive salary and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Attractive salary and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
IntaPeople
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ECMWF
Salary: £54,776 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago