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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 65 57 64
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing LAN 149 255 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.66% 4.28% 4.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.20% 17.18% 13.06%
Number of salaries quoted 121 215 188
Median salary £42,500 £47,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.99% +19.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,250 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
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
1049 1484 1845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.74% 24.90% 31.63%
Number of salaries quoted 726 1181 1082
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -5 55 £40,000 -23.80% 4
Bracknell -22 16 £40,000 -3.61%
Maidenhead -18 14 £52,500 -22.22% 1
Slough +18 11 £26,810 +3.11%
Newbury +18 10 £42,500 -11.45% 3
Windsor - 3 - -
Wokingham +7 1 £40,500 +24.61%
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 252 (82.35%) WAN
2 155 (50.65%) Windows
3 139 (45.42%) Cisco
4 133 (43.46%) Firewall
5 128 (41.83%) VMware
6 124 (40.52%) Cisco Certification
7 114 (37.25%) Active Directory
8 111 (36.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 105 (34.31%) CCNA
10 96 (31.37%) Microsoft
11 91 (29.74%) Windows Server
12 86 (28.10%) Microsoft Certification
13 82 (26.80%) Wireless
14 75 (24.51%) TCP/IP
15 66 (21.57%) DNS
15 66 (21.57%) MS Exchange
15 66 (21.57%) MCSE
16 64 (20.92%) ITIL
17 63 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
18 57 (18.63%) Linux
19 56 (18.30%) Citrix
20 52 (16.99%) Network Design
21 51 (16.67%) Hyper-V
22 49 (16.01%) SQL
23 48 (15.69%) MS Excel
24 47 (15.36%) SQL Server
24 47 (15.36%) DHCP
24 47 (15.36%) Office 365
25 45 (14.71%) Finance
26 43 (14.05%) Windows 7

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 66 (21.57%) MS Exchange
2 37 (12.09%) Skype for Business
3 34 (11.11%) IIS
4 14 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (4.58%) WebSphere
5 13 (4.25%) Apache
5 13 (4.25%) WebLogic
6 11 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (3.59%) IBM Notes
6 11 (3.59%) Tomcat
7 10 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.31%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.98%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 48 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.88%) MS Office
3 6 (1.96%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.98%) MS Project
6 1 (0.33%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 47 (15.36%) Office 365
2 23 (7.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.90%) SaaS
4 13 (4.25%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (2.61%) IaaS
6 6 (1.96%) PaaS
7 5 (1.63%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 252 (82.35%) WAN
2 133 (43.46%) Firewall
3 82 (26.80%) Wireless
4 75 (24.51%) TCP/IP
5 66 (21.57%) DNS
6 47 (15.36%) DHCP
7 42 (13.73%) VPN
8 38 (12.42%) VoIP
9 37 (12.09%) Internet
10 30 (9.80%) MPLS
10 30 (9.80%) SAN
11 29 (9.48%) Network Security
12 23 (7.52%) VLAN
13 22 (7.19%) WLAN
14 20 (6.54%) PBX
15 19 (6.21%) NAS
16 18 (5.88%) Ethernet
17 17 (5.56%) Intranet
18 16 (5.23%) Skype
19 15 (4.90%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (15.36%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.33%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.33%) DB2
5 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.63%) JIRA
General
1 45 (14.71%) Finance
2 35 (11.44%) Telecoms
3 16 (5.23%) Marketing
4 12 (3.92%) Legal
5 10 (3.27%) French Language
6 8 (2.61%) Retail
7 7 (2.29%) German Language
7 7 (2.29%) Portuguese Language
7 7 (2.29%) Spanish Language
8 4 (1.31%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.65%) Back Office
10 1 (0.33%) Billing
10 1 (0.33%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 83 (27.12%) Support Engineer
2 71 (23.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 58 (18.95%) Network Engineer
4 42 (13.73%) Technical Support
5 37 (12.09%) Infrastructure Support
6 36 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 34 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 33 (10.78%) Analyst
9 32 (10.46%) 3rd Line Support
10 28 (9.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 27 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
12 25 (8.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
13 23 (7.52%) Technical Support Engineer
14 22 (7.19%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
15 21 (6.86%) Architect
16 20 (6.54%) Support Analyst
17 19 (6.21%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
18 15 (4.90%) Cloud Architect
18 15 (4.90%) Cloud Solutions Architect
18 15 (4.90%) LAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.86%) .NET
2 17 (5.56%) Web Services
3 9 (2.94%) Regular Expression
4 8 (2.61%) Middleware
5 6 (1.96%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.65%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.33%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.19%) Data Centre
3 17 (5.56%) Statistics
4 16 (5.23%) PKI
5 13 (4.25%) Driving Licence
5 13 (4.25%) Replication
6 11 (3.59%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.59%) Mathematics
7 8 (2.61%) Cryptography
7 8 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.61%) Fat Client
7 8 (2.61%) Thin Client
8 7 (2.29%) e-Health
8 7 (2.29%) IVR
8 7 (2.29%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.63%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.31%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.31%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 155 (50.65%) Windows
2 91 (29.74%) Windows Server
3 63 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (18.63%) Linux
5 43 (14.05%) Windows 7
6 39 (12.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (7.52%) Unix
8 19 (6.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (6.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (4.90%) Windows XP
10 13 (4.25%) Mac OS X
10 13 (4.25%) Windows 10
11 11 (3.59%) Mac OS
11 11 (3.59%) Windows NT
12 8 (2.61%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.65%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.33%) Android
14 1 (0.33%) CentOS
14 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (20.92%) ITIL
2 52 (16.99%) Network Design
3 30 (9.80%) Mentoring
4 28 (9.15%) Presales
5 27 (8.82%) Change Control
6 22 (7.19%) High Availability
6 22 (7.19%) Network Monitoring
7 21 (6.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 21 (6.86%) Product Management
8 20 (6.54%) Service Management
9 19 (6.21%) Migration
10 17 (5.56%) Project Management
11 16 (5.23%) Load Balancing
12 15 (4.90%) Business Continuity
12 15 (4.90%) Problem Management
13 12 (3.92%) Network Management
14 11 (3.59%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (3.59%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (3.27%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (3.27%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (16.01%) SQL
2 27 (8.82%) PowerShell
3 11 (3.59%) C
4 8 (2.61%) C#
4 8 (2.61%) Python
5 7 (2.29%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.31%) VB
7 3 (0.98%) Tcl
8 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 124 (40.52%) Cisco Certification
2 105 (34.31%) CCNA
3 86 (28.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 66 (21.57%) MCSE
5 42 (13.73%) MCSA
6 32 (10.46%) CCNP
6 32 (10.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 29 (9.48%) Degree
8 22 (7.19%) MCITP
9 18 (5.88%) RHCA
9 18 (5.88%) RHCSA
10 13 (4.25%) CEH
10 13 (4.25%) CISSP
11 12 (3.92%) MCP
12 11 (3.59%) NVQ Level 3
13 10 (3.27%) CCIE
14 9 (2.94%) DV Cleared
14 9 (2.94%) Security Cleared
15 8 (2.61%) MCSD
15 8 (2.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.21%) SLA
2 18 (5.88%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.31%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.33%) QA
5 1 (0.33%) SDET
System Software
1 114 (37.25%) Active Directory
2 111 (36.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 29 (9.48%) XenApp
5 26 (8.50%) vSphere
6 18 (5.88%) Virtual Desktop
7 11 (3.59%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (2.94%) Samba
9 6 (1.96%) Firmware
9 6 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (1.31%) DFS Replication
10 4 (1.31%) Terminal Server
10 4 (1.31%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.31%) XenServer
11 3 (0.98%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.65%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.33%) FreeRADIUS
13 1 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (3.92%) SCCM
2 10 (3.27%) Nmap
3 8 (2.61%) Nessus
4 7 (2.29%) FortiGate
4 7 (2.29%) WSUS
5 5 (1.63%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.31%) AirWatch
6 4 (1.31%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (1.31%) DameWare
6 4 (1.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (1.31%) vMotion
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.33%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.33%) Nagios
8 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.33%) SCOM
8 1 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 139 (45.42%) Cisco
2 128 (41.83%) VMware
3 96 (31.37%) Microsoft
4 56 (18.30%) Citrix
5 34 (11.11%) Juniper
6 28 (9.15%) Avaya
6 28 (9.15%) Oracle
7 20 (6.54%) Mitel
7 20 (6.54%) Red Hat
8 18 (5.88%) NEC
9 17 (5.56%) NetApp
10 15 (4.90%) HP
11 14 (4.58%) F5
12 11 (3.59%) Lotus
12 11 (3.59%) Novell
13 10 (3.27%) CheckPoint
14 8 (2.61%) Dell KACE
14 8 (2.61%) Symantec
14 8 (2.61%) Veeam
15 7 (2.29%) Fortinet
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