The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 162 180 186
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +6
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 55 47 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.13% 0.86% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.11% 3.12% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 35 41 46
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £32,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £61,750 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £39,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.94% -0.62%
VLAN
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
1337 1508 1654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.50% 27.43% 28.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 933 1096
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%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VLAN across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VLAN
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VLAN across the Berkshire region.

VLAN Salary Trend in Berkshire

VLAN
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Berkshire

VLAN
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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 +23 19 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Newbury - 17 £35,000 -
Bracknell 0 9 £48,000 +40.14% 1
Slough -2 5 £32,500 -28.96% 1
Wokingham -20 1 £24,000 -47.82%
VLAN
South East

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VLAN 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 VLAN.

1 61 (59.80%) Cisco
2 58 (56.86%) VPN
3 57 (55.88%) MPLS
4 53 (51.96%) OSPF
5 49 (48.04%) Cisco Certification
6 48 (47.06%) BGP
7 47 (46.08%) Firewall
8 40 (39.22%) Linux
9 38 (37.25%) Juniper
10 36 (35.29%) LAN
11 35 (34.31%) WAN
12 34 (33.33%) TCP/IP
13 33 (32.35%) Windows
14 32 (31.37%) IPsec
15 28 (27.45%) Wireless
15 28 (27.45%) CCNP
15 28 (27.45%) Presales
16 27 (26.47%) SSL
17 26 (25.49%) VMware
17 26 (25.49%) Multicast
18 24 (23.53%) DNS
18 24 (23.53%) IPv6
19 23 (22.55%) SAN
20 22 (21.57%) Active Directory
20 22 (21.57%) Brocade
20 22 (21.57%) Product Management
20 22 (21.57%) Data Centre
21 19 (18.63%) Network Security
22 18 (17.65%) F5
22 18 (17.65%) Finance

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VLAN 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 VLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (9.80%) IBM Domino
2 8 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (7.84%) MS Exchange
3 7 (6.86%) Skype for Business
4 4 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.92%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (10.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 58 (56.86%) VPN
2 57 (55.88%) MPLS
3 53 (51.96%) OSPF
4 48 (47.06%) BGP
5 47 (46.08%) Firewall
6 36 (35.29%) LAN
7 35 (34.31%) WAN
8 34 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 32 (31.37%) IPsec
10 28 (27.45%) Wireless
11 27 (26.47%) SSL
12 26 (25.49%) Multicast
13 24 (23.53%) DNS
13 24 (23.53%) IPv6
14 23 (22.55%) SAN
15 19 (18.63%) Network Security
16 17 (16.67%) VoIP
16 17 (16.67%) VRRP
17 13 (12.75%) EIGRP
17 13 (12.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (3.92%) ClearCase
1 4 (3.92%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.92%) Jenkins
1 4 (3.92%) JIRA
1 4 (3.92%) Subversion
1 4 (3.92%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (17.65%) Finance
2 16 (15.69%) Manufacturing
2 16 (15.69%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.82%) Marketing
4 4 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.94%) German Language
5 3 (2.94%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (50.98%) Network Engineer
2 19 (18.63%) Network Support
3 13 (12.75%) Consultant
4 12 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 11 (10.78%) Network Support Engineer
5 11 (10.78%) Sales Engineer
5 11 (10.78%) Switch Engineer
6 10 (9.80%) Data Network Engineer
6 10 (9.80%) Presales Consultant
6 10 (9.80%) Security Engineer
7 9 (8.82%) IT Engineer
8 8 (7.84%) Analyst
8 8 (7.84%) IT Security Engineer
8 8 (7.84%) Network Analyst
8 8 (7.84%) Network Design Engineer
8 8 (7.84%) Network Support Analyst
8 8 (7.84%) Support Analyst
8 8 (7.84%) Wireless Engineer
8 8 (7.84%) Wireless Network Engineer
9 6 (5.88%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.88%) XMPP
2 4 (3.92%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.98%) .NET
3 1 (0.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.57%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.82%) IPTV
3 7 (6.86%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 40 (39.22%) Linux
2 33 (32.35%) Windows
3 16 (15.69%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.92%) Windows 2000
6 4 (3.92%) Windows NT
7 3 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.45%) Presales
2 22 (21.57%) Product Management
3 10 (9.80%) Migration
4 9 (8.82%) Customer Engagement
4 9 (8.82%) ITIL
4 9 (8.82%) Time Management
5 7 (6.86%) Competitor Analysis
5 7 (6.86%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (6.86%) Malware Analysis
5 7 (6.86%) Open Source
5 7 (6.86%) SWOT Analysis
5 7 (6.86%) Workflow
6 6 (5.88%) High Availability
6 6 (5.88%) WAN Optimisation
7 5 (4.90%) Network Architecture
7 5 (4.90%) Service Management
8 4 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.92%) Capacity Management
8 4 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.92%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.88%) SQL
2 3 (2.94%) Perl
3 1 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (48.04%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (27.45%) CCNP
3 15 (14.71%) CCIE
4 10 (9.80%) CCNA
5 9 (8.82%) Degree
6 7 (6.86%) CISSP
6 7 (6.86%) CompTIA Security+
6 7 (6.86%) Security+ Certification
7 5 (4.90%) MCITP
7 5 (4.90%) MCSE
7 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (3.92%) CCNP Voice
8 4 (3.92%) CCVP
9 3 (2.94%) CEH
9 3 (2.94%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (2.94%) CISM
9 3 (2.94%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.94%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.96%) CCDP
10 2 (1.96%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (21.57%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (10.78%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.86%) NFS
5 5 (4.90%) vSphere
6 4 (3.92%) ISA Server
6 4 (3.92%) NDS
6 4 (3.92%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 4 (3.92%) Squid
6 4 (3.92%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (2.94%) Snort
8 1 (0.98%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (6.86%) SCCM
2 5 (4.90%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.92%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 61 (59.80%) Cisco
2 38 (37.25%) Juniper
3 26 (25.49%) VMware
4 22 (21.57%) Brocade
5 18 (17.65%) F5
6 17 (16.67%) Blue Coat
7 16 (15.69%) Microsoft
8 8 (7.84%) Citrix
8 8 (7.84%) ION Trading
9 7 (6.86%) ArcSight
9 7 (6.86%) GFI Software
9 7 (6.86%) Remedy
10 6 (5.88%) CheckPoint
10 6 (5.88%) Ipanema Technologies
10 6 (5.88%) Riverbed
11 4 (3.92%) Forcepoint
11 4 (3.92%) Huawei
11 4 (3.92%) Novell
11 4 (3.92%) Red Hat
11 4 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Avco Systems
Salary: From £22,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 22 days ago