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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 93 42 84
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +42
Permanent jobs citing LAN 91 265 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.60% 5.21% 3.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.23% 19.89% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 72 235 139
Median salary £46,250 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.64% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,629 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%

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
810 1332 1579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.16% 26.18% 28.51%
Number of salaries quoted 601 1084 1026
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +5 30 £43,250 +5.48% 2
Bracknell -21 23 £50,000 +9.28% 2
Newbury +7 10 £43,750 -8.85%
Maidenhead -38 7 £42,925 -38.67%
Wokingham +10 5 £35,500 -
Slough +15 1 £50,000 +112.76% 1
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 190 (78.84%) WAN
2 119 (49.38%) Firewall
3 114 (47.30%) Windows
4 112 (46.47%) Cisco
5 86 (35.68%) Active Directory
6 81 (33.61%) VMware
7 77 (31.95%) Microsoft
8 75 (31.12%) Cisco Certification
9 70 (29.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 69 (28.63%) Windows Server
11 59 (24.48%) Wireless
12 56 (23.24%) ITIL
13 55 (22.82%) TCP/IP
14 53 (21.99%) DNS
15 51 (21.16%) Hyper-V
16 48 (19.92%) Microsoft Certification
16 48 (19.92%) CCNA
17 43 (17.84%) Windows Server 2008
18 41 (17.01%) DHCP
18 41 (17.01%) MS Exchange
18 41 (17.01%) MCSE
18 41 (17.01%) Network Design
19 40 (16.60%) Windows 7
20 38 (15.77%) Presales
21 36 (14.94%) Windows Server 2012
21 36 (14.94%) MS Excel
22 34 (14.11%) SQL Server
22 34 (14.11%) Degree
23 31 (12.86%) Linux
24 30 (12.45%) VPN

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 41 (17.01%) MS Exchange
2 17 (7.05%) Skype for Business
3 14 (5.81%) IIS
3 14 (5.81%) WebLogic
4 13 (5.39%) Apache
4 13 (5.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (5.39%) Tomcat
5 12 (4.98%) IBM Notes
5 12 (4.98%) WebSphere
6 9 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.07%) OpenStack
7 5 (2.07%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (14.94%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.22%) MS Office
3 6 (2.49%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.66%) MS Project
5 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.41%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 30 (12.45%) Office 365
2 26 (10.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (7.88%) SaaS
4 17 (7.05%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (4.98%) IaaS
5 12 (4.98%) PaaS
6 7 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (2.07%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.41%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.41%) G Suite
8 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 190 (78.84%) WAN
2 119 (49.38%) Firewall
3 59 (24.48%) Wireless
4 55 (22.82%) TCP/IP
5 53 (21.99%) DNS
6 41 (17.01%) DHCP
7 30 (12.45%) VPN
8 26 (10.79%) MPLS
8 26 (10.79%) WLAN
9 25 (10.37%) VLAN
10 23 (9.54%) SAN
11 20 (8.30%) VoIP
12 18 (7.47%) Network Security
13 17 (7.05%) Intrusion Detection
14 16 (6.64%) Ethernet
14 16 (6.64%) Internet
14 16 (6.64%) SSH
15 14 (5.81%) NAS
15 14 (5.81%) OSPF
16 13 (5.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (14.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.41%) Couchbase
4 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.41%) DB2
4 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.41%) MySQL
4 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (3.32%) JIRA
General
1 30 (12.45%) Finance
2 22 (9.13%) Telecoms
3 18 (7.47%) Legal
4 14 (5.81%) Marketing
5 12 (4.98%) Retail
6 11 (4.56%) French Language
7 8 (3.32%) German Language
7 8 (3.32%) Portuguese Language
7 8 (3.32%) Spanish Language
8 5 (2.07%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.41%) Back Office
9 1 (0.41%) Billing
9 1 (0.41%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 63 (26.14%) Network Engineer
2 57 (23.65%) Support Engineer
3 41 (17.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (9.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 23 (9.54%) Architect
5 22 (9.13%) Infrastructure Support
5 22 (9.13%) Technical Engineer
5 22 (9.13%) Technical Support
6 21 (8.71%) Analyst
6 21 (8.71%) Cloud Architect
6 21 (8.71%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 19 (7.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 18 (7.47%) Solutions Architect
9 17 (7.05%) 3rd Line Support
9 17 (7.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 17 (7.05%) Technical Support Engineer
10 13 (5.39%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (4.98%) Data Centre Architect
11 12 (4.98%) Migration Architect
11 12 (4.98%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.30%) Web Services
2 15 (6.22%) .NET
3 10 (4.15%) Regular Expression
4 8 (3.32%) 802.1X
4 8 (3.32%) Middleware
5 2 (0.83%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (0.41%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.03%) Data Centre
2 18 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.64%) Driving Licence
4 12 (4.98%) Hybrid Cloud
5 9 (3.73%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.73%) PKI
6 8 (3.32%) e-Health
7 5 (2.07%) FlexPod
7 5 (2.07%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.66%) Clustering
8 4 (1.66%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.83%) HP Storage
10 2 (0.83%) HP StoreVirtual
10 2 (0.83%) Replication
10 2 (0.83%) Social Network
10 2 (0.83%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 114 (47.30%) Windows
2 69 (28.63%) Windows Server
3 43 (17.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (16.60%) Windows 7
5 36 (14.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (12.86%) Linux
7 19 (7.88%) Unix
8 15 (6.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (5.39%) Windows XP
10 12 (4.98%) Mac OS
10 12 (4.98%) Mac OS X
10 12 (4.98%) Windows NT
11 10 (4.15%) Windows 10
12 8 (3.32%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.24%) CentOS
14 1 (0.41%) Debian
14 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (23.24%) ITIL
2 41 (17.01%) Network Design
3 38 (15.77%) Presales
4 26 (10.79%) Migration
5 21 (8.71%) Business Continuity
5 21 (8.71%) Network Monitoring
6 19 (7.88%) High Availability
7 16 (6.64%) Mentoring
7 16 (6.64%) Service Management
8 13 (5.39%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (4.98%) Data Migration
9 12 (4.98%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (4.98%) Network Management
9 12 (4.98%) Product Management
9 12 (4.98%) Project Management
9 12 (4.98%) Transition Management
10 11 (4.56%) Change Control
10 11 (4.56%) Data Protection
10 11 (4.56%) Mathematics
10 11 (4.56%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 25 (10.37%) SQL
2 17 (7.05%) PowerShell
3 14 (5.81%) Python
4 11 (4.56%) C
5 10 (4.15%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.07%) Tcl
7 4 (1.66%) VB
8 1 (0.41%) C#
8 1 (0.41%) Java
8 1 (0.41%) Perl
8 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 75 (31.12%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (19.92%) CCNA
2 48 (19.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (17.01%) MCSE
4 34 (14.11%) Degree
5 26 (10.79%) CCNP
6 19 (7.88%) CCIE
7 17 (7.05%) MCSA
8 14 (5.81%) CISSP
8 14 (5.81%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (4.98%) CCDP
9 12 (4.98%) CEH
9 12 (4.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (4.56%) NVQ Level 3
11 9 (3.73%) SC Cleared
11 9 (3.73%) Security Cleared
12 8 (3.32%) MCSD
13 7 (2.90%) DV Cleared
13 7 (2.90%) MCP
13 7 (2.90%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.71%) SLA
2 6 (2.49%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) QA
4 1 (0.41%) SDET
System Software
1 86 (35.68%) Active Directory
2 70 (29.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (21.16%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.15%) Samba
5 8 (3.32%) vSphere
6 7 (2.90%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (2.90%) XenApp
7 5 (2.07%) Firmware
7 5 (2.07%) FreeRADIUS
7 5 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.83%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.41%) Xen
10 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (4.15%) SCCM
2 6 (2.49%) FortiGate
3 5 (2.07%) Nessus
3 5 (2.07%) Nmap
4 4 (1.66%) vMotion
5 3 (1.24%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.24%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.24%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.83%) Nagios
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.83%) WSUS
7 1 (0.41%) Ansible
7 1 (0.41%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.41%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.41%) Puppet
7 1 (0.41%) QRadar
7 1 (0.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 112 (46.47%) Cisco
2 81 (33.61%) VMware
3 77 (31.95%) Microsoft
4 29 (12.03%) Oracle
5 28 (11.62%) Juniper
6 20 (8.30%) HP
7 18 (7.47%) Citrix
7 18 (7.47%) NetApp
8 13 (5.39%) Fortinet
9 12 (4.98%) BMC
9 12 (4.98%) Lotus
9 12 (4.98%) Novell
9 12 (4.98%) PlateSpin
10 11 (4.56%) CheckPoint
10 11 (4.56%) F5
11 10 (4.15%) CenturyLink
11 10 (4.15%) GENBAND
12 9 (3.73%) Avaya
12 9 (3.73%) Dell
13 8 (3.32%) Salesforce.com
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