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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 45 74 105
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +31
Permanent jobs citing LAN 245 184 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.05% 3.34% 2.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.42% 12.19% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 218 155 101
Average salary £46,500 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1330 1510 1641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.39% 27.41% 28.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 934 1088
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 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
(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 -4 82 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Bracknell +40 58 £43,000 -17.70% 3
Maidenhead +13 27 £75,000 +36.36% 3
Slough +3 16 £42,500 -8.60% 3
Newbury -5 12 £53,750 +20.78% 7
Wokingham -13 6 £38,500 -16.30%
Windsor +24 3 £35,000 -26.31%
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 456 (89.41%) WAN
2 327 (64.12%) Firewall
3 262 (51.37%) Cisco
4 216 (42.35%) Windows
5 191 (37.45%) Microsoft
6 184 (36.08%) Cisco Certification
7 181 (35.49%) VMware
8 175 (34.31%) Active Directory
9 171 (33.53%) Windows Server
10 128 (25.10%) SQL
10 128 (25.10%) MS Excel
11 125 (24.51%) Data Centre
12 114 (22.35%) Linux
13 111 (21.76%) Windows Server 2012
14 109 (21.37%) Wireless
15 108 (21.18%) MS Exchange
16 101 (19.80%) Juniper
17 98 (19.22%) VPN
18 94 (18.43%) TCP/IP
19 86 (16.86%) CCNP
19 86 (16.86%) VMware ESXi
20 84 (16.47%) Exchange Server 2010
20 84 (16.47%) ITIL
21 75 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
21 75 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
22 74 (14.51%) MPLS
23 73 (14.31%) Microsoft Certification
24 69 (13.53%) CCNA
25 68 (13.33%) SLA
26 67 (13.14%) Presales

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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
1 108 (21.18%) MS Exchange
2 84 (16.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 75 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 28 (5.49%) Skype for Business
5 18 (3.53%) IIS
6 14 (2.75%) Apache
7 9 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (1.37%) OpenStack
9 6 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (1.18%) IBM Notes
10 5 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (0.98%) SharePoint
10 5 (0.98%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.98%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.98%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.78%) JBoss
11 4 (0.78%) nginx
12 3 (0.59%) GroupWise
13 2 (0.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 128 (25.10%) MS Excel
2 30 (5.88%) MS Office
3 16 (3.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 55 (10.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (9.02%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.16%) Office 365
4 10 (1.96%) IaaS
5 6 (1.18%) SaaS
6 3 (0.59%) PaaS
7 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 456 (89.41%) WAN
2 327 (64.12%) Firewall
3 109 (21.37%) Wireless
4 98 (19.22%) VPN
5 94 (18.43%) TCP/IP
6 74 (14.51%) MPLS
7 64 (12.55%) BGP
8 63 (12.35%) OSPF
9 54 (10.59%) Internet
10 50 (9.80%) Cisco ASA
11 48 (9.41%) VoIP
12 47 (9.22%) DNS
12 47 (9.22%) SAN
13 46 (9.02%) Network Security
14 36 (7.06%) SSL
14 36 (7.06%) VLAN
15 35 (6.86%) EIGRP
16 28 (5.49%) Ethernet
16 28 (5.49%) Multicast
17 27 (5.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (12.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.37%) NoSQL
3 5 (0.98%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.78%) RDBMS
4 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.59%) Big Data
5 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.39%) MySQL
7 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (1.18%) Jenkins
1 6 (1.18%) JIRA
1 6 (1.18%) Subversion
2 4 (0.78%) ClearCase
2 4 (0.78%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.78%) TeamCity
General
1 65 (12.75%) Telecoms
2 22 (4.31%) Finance
3 21 (4.12%) Manufacturing
4 20 (3.92%) Marketing
5 9 (1.76%) Publishing
6 6 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (1.18%) Retail
7 5 (0.98%) Brand Awareness
8 4 (0.78%) Electronics
9 3 (0.59%) Banking
9 3 (0.59%) French Language
9 3 (0.59%) Games
9 3 (0.59%) German Language
9 3 (0.59%) Portuguese Language
9 3 (0.59%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.39%) Advertising
10 2 (0.39%) Billing
10 2 (0.39%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.20%) Automotive
11 1 (0.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 106 (20.78%) Support Engineer
2 87 (17.06%) Network Engineer
3 48 (9.41%) VMware Engineer
4 46 (9.02%) Consultant
5 40 (7.84%) Technical Engineer
6 37 (7.25%) Technical Support
7 36 (7.06%) Technical Support Engineer
8 35 (6.86%) Network Consultant
9 34 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 34 (6.67%) IT Support
10 33 (6.47%) Architect
11 32 (6.27%) Analyst
12 31 (6.08%) Cisco Engineer
12 31 (6.08%) IT Engineer
13 30 (5.88%) Administrator
14 29 (5.69%) Cisco Consultant
14 29 (5.69%) Cisco Network Consultant
14 29 (5.69%) IT Support Engineer
15 28 (5.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 27 (5.29%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (8.04%) Middleware
2 15 (2.94%) 802.1X
3 12 (2.35%) Regular Expression
3 12 (2.35%) Web Services
4 7 (1.37%) ZeroMQ
5 6 (1.18%) XMPP
6 5 (0.98%) .NET
7 4 (0.78%) XML
8 3 (0.59%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 1 (0.20%) COM
9 1 (0.20%) HTML
9 1 (0.20%) J2EE
9 1 (0.20%) OpenDaylight
9 1 (0.20%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 125 (24.51%) Data Centre
2 38 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (4.31%) Management Information System
4 19 (3.73%) Computer Science
5 16 (3.14%) Hybrid Cloud
6 15 (2.94%) Driving Licence
7 13 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (2.35%) Video Conferencing
9 9 (1.76%) Data Integration
9 9 (1.76%) Replication
10 8 (1.57%) Statistics
11 6 (1.18%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.98%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.98%) Fat Client
12 5 (0.98%) Thin Client
13 4 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (0.78%) IVR
14 3 (0.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 3 (0.59%) Security Operations Centre
15 2 (0.39%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 216 (42.35%) Windows
2 171 (33.53%) Windows Server
3 114 (22.35%) Linux
4 111 (21.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 61 (11.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 48 (9.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 31 (6.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 29 (5.69%) Unix
9 17 (3.33%) CentOS
10 10 (1.96%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.18%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.98%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.98%) Windows NT
13 3 (0.59%) Debian
13 3 (0.59%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (16.47%) ITIL
2 67 (13.14%) Presales
3 43 (8.43%) Migration
4 38 (7.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 37 (7.25%) Network Design
6 28 (5.49%) Risk Analysis
7 26 (5.10%) Project Management
8 24 (4.71%) Logistics
8 24 (4.71%) Network Monitoring
9 21 (4.12%) Information Security
10 19 (3.73%) CRM
10 19 (3.73%) Load Balancing
11 18 (3.53%) Service Management
12 17 (3.33%) Coaching
12 17 (3.33%) Line Management
13 16 (3.14%) Network Management
13 16 (3.14%) Open Source
14 15 (2.94%) Problem Management
15 14 (2.75%) Requirements Management
15 14 (2.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 128 (25.10%) SQL
2 38 (7.45%) PowerShell
3 25 (4.90%) Ruby
4 18 (3.53%) C
4 18 (3.53%) Perl
5 12 (2.35%) Python
6 8 (1.57%) Bash Shell
6 8 (1.57%) Java
7 7 (1.37%) C++
7 7 (1.37%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.78%) C#
9 1 (0.20%) PHP
9 1 (0.20%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 184 (36.08%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (16.86%) CCNP
3 73 (14.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 69 (13.53%) CCNA
5 54 (10.59%) CCIE
6 53 (10.39%) Degree
7 39 (7.65%) MCSE
8 26 (5.10%) Security Cleared
9 25 (4.90%) SC Cleared
10 22 (4.31%) MCSA
11 19 (3.73%) MCSD
12 18 (3.53%) CCVP
13 15 (2.94%) CISSP
14 13 (2.55%) CCDP
15 9 (1.76%) MCITP
15 9 (1.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 8 (1.57%) CEH
16 8 (1.57%) MCTS
17 7 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
18 6 (1.18%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (13.33%) SLA
2 10 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.37%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.59%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.20%) COBIT
5 1 (0.20%) COSO
5 1 (0.20%) DICOM
System Software
1 175 (34.31%) Active Directory
2 86 (16.86%) VMware ESXi
3 75 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 46 (9.02%) Hyper-V
5 30 (5.88%) vSphere
6 19 (3.73%) VMware ESX
7 7 (1.37%) XenApp
8 6 (1.18%) Samba
9 5 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (0.78%) iptables
10 4 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.39%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.39%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.39%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.20%) Firmware
12 1 (0.20%) NFS
12 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (6.08%) SCCM
2 30 (5.88%) Puppet
3 24 (4.71%) SCOM
3 24 (4.71%) SCVMM
3 24 (4.71%) Windows Intune
4 14 (2.75%) Nmap
5 13 (2.55%) Cisco CUCM
6 12 (2.35%) Cacti
7 11 (2.16%) Nessus
8 10 (1.96%) Backup Exec
9 8 (1.57%) Nagios
10 6 (1.18%) Cisco UCCX
11 5 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (0.98%) SmokePing
12 4 (0.78%) Cisco UCCE
13 3 (0.59%) Data Guard
13 3 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 3 (0.59%) SolarWinds Orion
14 2 (0.39%) CFEngine
14 2 (0.39%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 262 (51.37%) Cisco
2 191 (37.45%) Microsoft
3 181 (35.49%) VMware
4 101 (19.80%) Juniper
5 52 (10.20%) Oracle
6 49 (9.61%) CheckPoint
7 46 (9.02%) HP
8 37 (7.25%) Red Hat
9 30 (5.88%) Aruba
9 30 (5.88%) F5
10 25 (4.90%) RightScale
11 22 (4.31%) Avaya
11 22 (4.31%) Citrix
12 18 (3.53%) Riverbed
13 16 (3.14%) Brocade
13 16 (3.14%) SolarWinds
14 15 (2.94%) Palo Alto
15 14 (2.75%) Fortinet
16 11 (2.16%) Meraki
16 11 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
Reading, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Car,Bens,Bonus,Stock
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RDK Consulting
Salary: Up to £65K
Posted: 15 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Bens + Stock
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
AAP3
Salary: £50000 per annum + Attractive
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Commission + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: From £49,500 to £74,300 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £750000 per annum, Benefits plus personal OTE
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £43000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + car, bonus, bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + commission
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
Capita plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
Capita plc
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
Capita plc
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + OT
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Polycom
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
LiveOps Cloud
Posted: 9 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
JS Group
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum Salary based on experience.
Posted: 17 days ago
Bracknell
aap3
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago