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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 71 41 75
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +34
Permanent jobs citing LAN 124 265 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.36% 5.02% 3.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.61% 19.44% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 101 230 147
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%

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
911 1363 1655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.71% 25.83% 30.90%
Number of salaries quoted 634 1088 1029
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +4 46 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Bracknell -16 21 £50,000 +16.27% 2
Maidenhead -27 12 £39,308 -37.10% 1
Newbury +12 11 £42,500 -11.45%
Slough +19 8 £26,560 +13.02%
Wokingham +13 4 £36,500 +12.30% 1
Windsor - 2 - -
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 217 (79.20%) WAN
2 134 (48.91%) Windows
3 125 (45.62%) Firewall
4 123 (44.89%) Cisco
5 106 (38.69%) VMware
6 101 (36.86%) Active Directory
7 97 (35.40%) Cisco Certification
8 94 (34.31%) VMware Infrastructure
9 86 (31.39%) Microsoft
10 80 (29.20%) Windows Server
11 70 (25.55%) CCNA
12 68 (24.82%) Wireless
13 66 (24.09%) Microsoft Certification
14 63 (22.99%) TCP/IP
15 62 (22.63%) ITIL
16 59 (21.53%) DNS
17 54 (19.71%) MS Exchange
17 54 (19.71%) Hyper-V
18 50 (18.25%) MCSE
19 49 (17.88%) Windows Server 2008
20 48 (17.52%) Network Design
21 44 (16.06%) MS Excel
22 42 (15.33%) Windows 7
23 40 (14.60%) Linux
23 40 (14.60%) DHCP
24 39 (14.23%) Finance
24 39 (14.23%) Office 365
25 37 (13.50%) Windows Server 2012
25 37 (13.50%) Presales
26 35 (12.77%) SQL Server

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 54 (19.71%) MS Exchange
2 23 (8.39%) Skype for Business
3 22 (8.03%) IIS
4 14 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (5.11%) WebSphere
5 13 (4.74%) Apache
5 13 (4.74%) WebLogic
6 11 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (4.01%) IBM Notes
6 11 (4.01%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.82%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.82%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 44 (16.06%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.57%) MS Office
3 8 (2.92%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 39 (14.23%) Office 365
2 22 (8.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (6.93%) SaaS
4 12 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (3.65%) IaaS
5 10 (3.65%) PaaS
6 6 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 217 (79.20%) WAN
2 125 (45.62%) Firewall
3 68 (24.82%) Wireless
4 63 (22.99%) TCP/IP
5 59 (21.53%) DNS
6 40 (14.60%) DHCP
7 33 (12.04%) VPN
8 30 (10.95%) MPLS
9 28 (10.22%) Internet
10 27 (9.85%) WLAN
11 25 (9.12%) SAN
12 24 (8.76%) VLAN
13 23 (8.39%) Network Security
14 22 (8.03%) VoIP
15 18 (6.57%) Ethernet
16 17 (6.20%) NAS
17 16 (5.84%) Intrusion Detection
18 15 (5.47%) Broadband
19 14 (5.11%) SSH
20 13 (4.74%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.46%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.36%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.36%) DB2
5 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 39 (14.23%) Finance
2 29 (10.58%) Telecoms
3 16 (5.84%) Legal
3 16 (5.84%) Marketing
4 11 (4.01%) Retail
5 10 (3.65%) French Language
6 7 (2.55%) German Language
6 7 (2.55%) Portuguese Language
6 7 (2.55%) Spanish Language
7 5 (1.82%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.73%) Back Office
9 1 (0.36%) Billing
9 1 (0.36%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 73 (26.64%) Support Engineer
2 65 (23.72%) Network Engineer
3 57 (20.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 32 (11.68%) Infrastructure Support
5 31 (11.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 29 (10.58%) Analyst
6 29 (10.58%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 29 (10.58%) Technical Support
7 25 (9.12%) Technical Engineer
8 23 (8.39%) 3rd Line Support
8 23 (8.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 22 (8.03%) Architect
10 20 (7.30%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 20 (7.30%) Technical Support Engineer
11 19 (6.93%) Cloud Architect
11 19 (6.93%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 17 (6.20%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
13 16 (5.84%) Support Analyst
14 15 (5.47%) Solutions Architect
15 14 (5.11%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.84%) .NET
1 16 (5.84%) Web Services
2 9 (3.28%) 802.1X
2 9 (3.28%) Regular Expression
3 8 (2.92%) Middleware
4 2 (0.73%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.36%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
1 26 (9.49%) Data Centre
2 13 (4.74%) Driving Licence
3 12 (4.38%) PKI
3 12 (4.38%) Statistics
4 11 (4.01%) Mathematics
5 10 (3.65%) Hybrid Cloud
6 8 (2.92%) e-Health
7 7 (2.55%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.55%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.19%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.46%) Clustering
9 4 (1.46%) Cryptography
9 4 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.46%) Replication
9 4 (1.46%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.09%) FlexPod
11 2 (0.73%) IVR
11 2 (0.73%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 134 (48.91%) Windows
2 80 (29.20%) Windows Server
3 49 (17.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (15.33%) Windows 7
5 40 (14.60%) Linux
6 37 (13.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (6.93%) Unix
8 14 (5.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (4.74%) Mac OS X
10 12 (4.38%) Windows XP
11 11 (4.01%) Mac OS
11 11 (4.01%) Windows NT
12 10 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (3.65%) Windows 10
13 8 (2.92%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.36%) CentOS
14 1 (0.36%) Debian
14 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (22.63%) ITIL
2 48 (17.52%) Network Design
3 37 (13.50%) Presales
4 25 (9.12%) Mentoring
4 25 (9.12%) Migration
5 23 (8.39%) High Availability
6 21 (7.66%) Business Continuity
6 21 (7.66%) Network Monitoring
7 19 (6.93%) Service Management
8 18 (6.57%) Change Control
9 17 (6.20%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (6.20%) Project Management
10 16 (5.84%) Product Management
11 14 (5.11%) Network Management
11 14 (5.11%) Problem Management
12 11 (4.01%) Change Management
12 11 (4.01%) Data Protection
12 11 (4.01%) Load Balancing
13 10 (3.65%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (3.65%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 30 (10.95%) SQL
2 21 (7.66%) PowerShell
3 11 (4.01%) C
4 10 (3.65%) Python
5 7 (2.55%) Bash Shell
6 5 (1.82%) Tcl
7 4 (1.46%) VB
8 3 (1.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 97 (35.40%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (25.55%) CCNA
3 66 (24.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 50 (18.25%) MCSE
5 31 (11.31%) CCNP
5 31 (11.31%) Degree
6 29 (10.58%) MCSA
7 23 (8.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 18 (6.57%) CCIE
9 16 (5.84%) MCITP
10 13 (4.74%) CEH
10 13 (4.74%) CISSP
11 12 (4.38%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (4.01%) NVQ Level 3
13 9 (3.28%) RHCA
13 9 (3.28%) RHCSA
14 8 (2.92%) MCP
14 8 (2.92%) MCSD
14 8 (2.92%) SC Cleared
14 8 (2.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.93%) SLA
2 13 (4.74%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.36%) QA
5 1 (0.36%) SDET
System Software
1 101 (36.86%) Active Directory
2 94 (34.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (19.71%) Hyper-V
4 17 (6.20%) XenApp
5 16 (5.84%) vSphere
6 13 (4.74%) Virtual Desktop
7 9 (3.28%) Samba
7 9 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (2.19%) Firmware
8 6 (2.19%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (1.46%) FreeRADIUS
10 3 (1.09%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.73%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.73%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.73%) XenServer
12 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (3.28%) Nmap
2 8 (2.92%) SCCM
3 7 (2.55%) Nessus
4 6 (2.19%) FortiGate
5 5 (1.82%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.46%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (1.46%) vMotion
7 3 (1.09%) WSUS
8 2 (0.73%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.73%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.36%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.36%) Nagios
9 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.36%) SCOM
9 1 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 123 (44.89%) Cisco
2 106 (38.69%) VMware
3 86 (31.39%) Microsoft
4 34 (12.41%) Citrix
5 31 (11.31%) Juniper
6 28 (10.22%) Oracle
7 19 (6.93%) NetApp
8 18 (6.57%) HP
9 16 (5.84%) Avaya
10 12 (4.38%) F5
11 11 (4.01%) Lotus
11 11 (4.01%) Novell
12 10 (3.65%) BMC
12 10 (3.65%) CenturyLink
12 10 (3.65%) PlateSpin
12 10 (3.65%) Red Hat
13 9 (3.28%) Fortinet
13 9 (3.28%) Mitel
14 8 (2.92%) Symantec
14 8 (2.92%) Veeam
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