The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 158 165 175
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 27 53 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.78% 1.03% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.39% 3.96% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 35
Median salary £40,000 £48,750 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,192 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,500 £63,250
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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
797 1340 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.09% 26.08% 28.54%
Number of salaries quoted 596 1087 1023
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing VLAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Berkshire

VLAN
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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 +34 15 £41,500 -36.15%
Maidenhead +9 4 £42,925 -38.67%
Bracknell +3 3 £32,500 -31.57%
Thatcham - 2 £36,750 -
Newbury 0 1 £37,000 +5.71%
VLAN
South East

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing VLAN 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 VLAN.

1 44 (64.71%) Windows
2 36 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 35 (51.47%) VMware
4 34 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 30 (44.12%) Hyper-V
6 29 (42.65%) TCP/IP
7 27 (39.71%) WAN
7 27 (39.71%) Firewall
7 27 (39.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 26 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (38.24%) LAN
9 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
10 20 (29.41%) Cisco
10 20 (29.41%) DNS
11 18 (26.47%) MS Exchange
11 18 (26.47%) Linux
12 17 (25.00%) SLA
12 17 (25.00%) Juniper
12 17 (25.00%) Office 365
13 16 (23.53%) MS Excel
14 15 (22.06%) SAN
14 15 (22.06%) NetApp
14 15 (22.06%) MPLS
14 15 (22.06%) NAS
15 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (20.59%) OSPF
15 14 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
15 14 (20.59%) SQL Server
16 12 (17.65%) ITIL
16 12 (17.65%) VPN

VLAN
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 18 (26.47%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.76%) IIS
3 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.94%) Apache
6 2 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.00%) Office 365
2 9 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (2.94%) IaaS
5 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (42.65%) TCP/IP
2 27 (39.71%) Firewall
2 27 (39.71%) WAN
3 26 (38.24%) LAN
4 20 (29.41%) DNS
5 15 (22.06%) MPLS
5 15 (22.06%) NAS
5 15 (22.06%) SAN
6 14 (20.59%) OSPF
7 12 (17.65%) VPN
8 11 (16.18%) DHCP
9 9 (13.24%) BGP
10 8 (11.76%) RIP
11 7 (10.29%) IPv6
12 6 (8.82%) Kerberos
12 6 (8.82%) Network Security
13 5 (7.35%) iSCSI
13 5 (7.35%) Multicast
13 5 (7.35%) SSL
13 5 (7.35%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (4.41%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.94%) Redmine
3 1 (1.47%) JIRA
General
1 7 (10.29%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.94%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 20 (29.41%) Support Engineer
2 13 (19.12%) Network Engineer
3 11 (16.18%) Infrastructure Support
4 8 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Network Support
4 8 (11.76%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) IP Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Senior IP Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Administrator
7 5 (7.35%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Switch Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) Web Services
2 2 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 8 (11.76%) PKI
2 6 (8.82%) FlexPod
3 5 (7.35%) Clustering
3 5 (7.35%) Replication
4 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.47%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (64.71%) Windows
2 36 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 26 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (26.47%) Linux
5 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (16.18%) Windows 7
7 5 (7.35%) Unix
8 4 (5.88%) Ubuntu
8 4 (5.88%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.47%) CentOS
10 1 (1.47%) Debian
10 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.65%) ITIL
2 11 (16.18%) Mentoring
3 10 (14.71%) Data Protection
4 7 (10.29%) Load Balancing
4 7 (10.29%) Migration
5 5 (7.35%) Network Design
5 5 (7.35%) Presales
6 4 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.41%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (2.94%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.94%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (2.94%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (2.94%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.47%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.47%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.47%) Network Architecture
9 1 (1.47%) Open Source
9 1 (1.47%) QA Automation
9 1 (1.47%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.82%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.88%) Python
2 4 (5.88%) SQL
3 3 (4.41%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.41%) Perl
4 2 (2.94%) Java
4 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (11.76%) CCIE
3 8 (11.76%) MCP
3 8 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (8.82%) CCNA
4 6 (8.82%) MCSE
5 5 (7.35%) CCNP
5 5 (7.35%) MCSA
5 5 (7.35%) MCTS
6 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.94%) MCITP
7 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.47%) CCDP
8 1 (1.47%) CCSE
8 1 (1.47%) CISSP
8 1 (1.47%) Degree
8 1 (1.47%) ISSAP
8 1 (1.47%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (25.00%) SLA
2 3 (4.41%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.47%) ISO22301
3 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 34 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 30 (44.12%) Hyper-V
3 27 (39.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.82%) XenApp
5 3 (4.41%) VirtualBox
5 3 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.41%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) SCCM
2 6 (8.82%) Ansible
3 5 (7.35%) vMotion
3 5 (7.35%) WSUS
4 3 (4.41%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Puppet
5 1 (1.47%) QRadar
5 1 (1.47%) SCOM
5 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 35 (51.47%) VMware
2 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
3 20 (29.41%) Cisco
4 17 (25.00%) Juniper
5 15 (22.06%) NetApp
6 10 (14.71%) F5
7 6 (8.82%) Citrix
8 5 (7.35%) Blue Coat
8 5 (7.35%) Brocade
8 5 (7.35%) CheckPoint
8 5 (7.35%) HP
9 4 (5.88%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (4.41%) Apple
10 3 (4.41%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.94%) Foundry
11 2 (2.94%) Palo Alto
11 2 (2.94%) Veeam
12 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.47%) Splunk
12 1 (1.47%) Tufin