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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 63 50 111
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +61
Permanent jobs citing LAN 173 239 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.89% 4.77% 2.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.78% 18.04% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 148 197 98
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £68,250 £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
1096 1325 1618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.65% 26.42% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 830 881 945
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -32 58 £38,500 -3.75% 3
Bracknell -3 33 £52,500 +36.36% 1
Slough +6 21 £52,500 -19.23% 5
Newbury +12 15 £32,500 -48.00% 2
Maidenhead -10 15 £57,500 +4.54%
Windsor -4 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Wokingham -18 1 £37,500 +10.29%
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 364 (85.65%) WAN
2 232 (54.59%) Cisco
3 219 (51.53%) Firewall
4 188 (44.24%) Cisco Certification
5 187 (44.00%) Windows
6 140 (32.94%) VMware
7 127 (29.88%) Wireless
7 127 (29.88%) Microsoft
8 126 (29.65%) Active Directory
9 123 (28.94%) Windows Server
10 109 (25.65%) CCNA
11 104 (24.47%) TCP/IP
12 100 (23.53%) SQL
13 95 (22.35%) VPN
14 93 (21.88%) MS Excel
15 91 (21.41%) Linux
16 88 (20.71%) VMware Infrastructure
17 86 (20.24%) Data Centre
18 79 (18.59%) Microsoft Certification
19 71 (16.71%) VoIP
20 70 (16.47%) MS Exchange
20 70 (16.47%) SQL Server
21 68 (16.00%) CCNP
22 65 (15.29%) ITIL
23 61 (14.35%) Juniper
24 57 (13.41%) SAN
24 57 (13.41%) Network Security
25 55 (12.94%) Cisco ASA
25 55 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012
26 54 (12.71%) Citrix

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 70 (16.47%) MS Exchange
2 40 (9.41%) Skype for Business
3 37 (8.71%) IIS
4 34 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 29 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (3.06%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (2.59%) Apache
8 6 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (1.41%) IBM Notes
9 5 (1.18%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.18%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.18%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.18%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (0.94%) nginx
11 3 (0.71%) GroupWise
12 2 (0.47%) Confluence
12 2 (0.47%) JBoss
Applications
1 93 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 36 (8.47%) MS Office
3 22 (5.18%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 34 (8.00%) Office 365
2 26 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (5.65%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.88%) IaaS
5 4 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 364 (85.65%) WAN
2 219 (51.53%) Firewall
3 127 (29.88%) Wireless
4 104 (24.47%) TCP/IP
5 95 (22.35%) VPN
6 71 (16.71%) VoIP
7 57 (13.41%) Network Security
7 57 (13.41%) SAN
8 55 (12.94%) Cisco ASA
9 54 (12.71%) MPLS
10 45 (10.59%) DNS
10 45 (10.59%) Internet
11 38 (8.94%) BGP
12 37 (8.71%) OSPF
13 36 (8.47%) DHCP
14 27 (6.35%) Cisco PIX
15 24 (5.65%) PBX
16 23 (5.41%) EIGRP
17 18 (4.24%) IP Telephony
17 18 (4.24%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (16.47%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.82%) Relational Database
3 11 (2.59%) NoSQL
4 7 (1.65%) Big Data
5 5 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.71%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.47%) MySQL
7 2 (0.47%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (1.41%) Jenkins
1 6 (1.41%) JIRA
2 4 (0.94%) ClearCase
2 4 (0.94%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.94%) Subversion
2 4 (0.94%) TeamCity
General
1 51 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 39 (9.18%) Finance
3 17 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.65%) Marketing
5 6 (1.41%) Retail
6 5 (1.18%) Games
7 3 (0.71%) Electronics
7 3 (0.71%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.47%) Billing
8 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.47%) French Language
8 2 (0.47%) German Language
8 2 (0.47%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (0.47%) Publishing
8 2 (0.47%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.24%) Automotive
9 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 83 (19.53%) Support Engineer
2 69 (16.24%) Network Engineer
3 56 (13.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 43 (10.12%) Technical Support
5 37 (8.71%) Technical Engineer
6 36 (8.47%) Analyst
7 34 (8.00%) Consultant
8 32 (7.53%) VMware Engineer
9 30 (7.06%) Network Consultant
10 28 (6.59%) IT Support
10 28 (6.59%) Security Engineer
11 27 (6.35%) Cisco Engineer
11 27 (6.35%) Technical Support Engineer
12 26 (6.12%) Cisco Consultant
12 26 (6.12%) Cisco Network Consultant
13 25 (5.88%) LAN Engineer
14 22 (5.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 22 (5.18%) Network Security Engineer
15 21 (4.94%) IT Engineer
15 21 (4.94%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.24%) 802.1X
2 16 (3.76%) Regular Expression
3 15 (3.53%) Middleware
3 15 (3.53%) Web Services
4 11 (2.59%) .NET
5 9 (2.12%) ZeroMQ
6 3 (0.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (0.47%) XML
8 1 (0.24%) HTML
8 1 (0.24%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 86 (20.24%) Data Centre
2 32 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (5.65%) Management Information System
4 23 (5.41%) Replication
5 22 (5.18%) Computer Science
6 18 (4.24%) Statistics
7 15 (3.53%) Fat Client
7 15 (3.53%) Thin Client
7 15 (3.53%) Video Conferencing
8 13 (3.06%) Driving Licence
9 12 (2.82%) IVR
10 10 (2.35%) Client/Server
10 10 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.88%) Cryptography
11 8 (1.88%) PKI
12 6 (1.41%) PMI
12 6 (1.41%) Security Operations Centre
12 6 (1.41%) Smartphone
13 4 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 187 (44.00%) Windows
2 123 (28.94%) Windows Server
3 91 (21.41%) Linux
4 55 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (10.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (8.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (5.18%) Unix
8 18 (4.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (3.06%) Windows 7
10 11 (2.59%) CentOS
11 9 (2.12%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.18%) Mac OS
12 5 (1.18%) Windows 10
12 5 (1.18%) Windows NT
13 3 (0.71%) Debian
13 3 (0.71%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.47%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.24%) Android
15 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (15.29%) ITIL
2 51 (12.00%) Presales
3 35 (8.24%) Project Management
4 29 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 29 (6.82%) Network Design
5 28 (6.59%) Network Monitoring
6 26 (6.12%) Change Control
7 22 (5.18%) Mentoring
7 22 (5.18%) Migration
8 19 (4.47%) Network Management
9 17 (4.00%) High Availability
9 17 (4.00%) Load Balancing
10 16 (3.76%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (3.53%) Risk Analysis
11 15 (3.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (3.29%) Information Security
13 13 (3.06%) Change Management
13 13 (3.06%) PRINCE2
14 12 (2.82%) Problem Management
14 12 (2.82%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 100 (23.53%) SQL
2 33 (7.76%) PowerShell
3 20 (4.71%) C
4 10 (2.35%) C#
4 10 (2.35%) Perl
5 6 (1.41%) Java
5 6 (1.41%) Python
5 6 (1.41%) Ruby
5 6 (1.41%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.18%) C++
7 2 (0.47%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.47%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.24%) PHP
8 1 (0.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 188 (44.24%) Cisco Certification
2 109 (25.65%) CCNA
3 79 (18.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 68 (16.00%) CCNP
5 54 (12.71%) MCSE
6 41 (9.65%) Degree
7 39 (9.18%) CCIE
8 29 (6.82%) MCSA
9 27 (6.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 22 (5.18%) MCITP
11 19 (4.47%) RHCA
11 19 (4.47%) Security Cleared
12 18 (4.24%) RHCSA
13 17 (4.00%) CCVP
14 16 (3.76%) CISSP
15 14 (3.29%) SC Cleared
16 12 (2.82%) CCDP
17 11 (2.59%) MCP
18 8 (1.88%) CCSP
19 7 (1.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.29%) SLA
2 18 (4.24%) PCI DSS
3 16 (3.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.94%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.71%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 126 (29.65%) Active Directory
2 88 (20.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (9.65%) vSphere
4 39 (9.18%) VMware ESXi
5 33 (7.76%) Hyper-V
6 29 (6.82%) XenApp
7 13 (3.06%) VMware ESX
8 10 (2.35%) Virtual Desktop
9 8 (1.88%) Firmware
10 6 (1.41%) Samba
11 5 (1.18%) XenDesktop
11 5 (1.18%) XenServer
12 4 (0.94%) DFS Replication
12 4 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (0.94%) Terminal Server
12 4 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (0.71%) FreeRADIUS
13 3 (0.71%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.71%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (4.24%) SCCM
2 12 (2.82%) Nmap
3 10 (2.35%) Nessus
4 9 (2.12%) Cisco CUCM
4 9 (2.12%) Microsoft Intune
4 9 (2.12%) SCOM
4 9 (2.12%) SCVMM
5 8 (1.88%) Backup Exec
5 8 (1.88%) SolarWinds Orion
6 7 (1.65%) Nagios
7 6 (1.41%) Cacti
7 6 (1.41%) Puppet
7 6 (1.41%) SmokePing
8 4 (0.94%) DameWare
8 4 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (0.94%) WSUS
9 3 (0.71%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.71%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 232 (54.59%) Cisco
2 140 (32.94%) VMware
3 127 (29.88%) Microsoft
4 61 (14.35%) Juniper
5 54 (12.71%) Citrix
6 39 (9.18%) CheckPoint
6 39 (9.18%) Oracle
7 37 (8.71%) F5
7 37 (8.71%) Red Hat
8 33 (7.76%) Avaya
9 31 (7.29%) HP
10 26 (6.12%) Aruba
11 21 (4.94%) Mitel
12 20 (4.71%) NEC
13 19 (4.47%) Brocade
14 16 (3.76%) SolarWinds
15 12 (2.82%) Palo Alto
16 10 (2.35%) EMC
17 9 (2.12%) Fortinet
17 9 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
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