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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 163 167 190
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +23
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 44 48 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.89% 0.87% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.34% 3.01% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38 47 24
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
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
1318 1594 1637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.59% 28.93% 30.85%
Number of salaries quoted 826 1030 1256
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,375 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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 +2 21 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Bracknell +13 7 £45,000 -5.75% 1
Slough - 7 £53,750 - 4
Maidenhead +6 3 £70,000 +55.55%
Wokingham - 2 £40,500 -
Newbury +3 1 £42,500 +33.85% 1
VLAN
South East

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 67 (65.69%) Firewall
2 61 (59.80%) MPLS
3 56 (54.90%) Cisco
4 53 (51.96%) Cisco Certification
5 52 (50.98%) VPN
6 48 (47.06%) OSPF
7 45 (44.12%) BGP
8 43 (42.16%) TCP/IP
9 41 (40.20%) DNS
10 40 (39.22%) Linux
11 37 (36.27%) WAN
12 35 (34.31%) Data Centre
13 34 (33.33%) CCNA
14 33 (32.35%) VMware
15 31 (30.39%) CCNP
16 30 (29.41%) Windows
17 28 (27.45%) IPsec
17 28 (27.45%) Load Balancing
18 26 (25.49%) LAN
19 22 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
20 21 (20.59%) Juniper
21 20 (19.61%) SNMP
21 20 (19.61%) Network Design
21 20 (19.61%) F5
22 19 (18.63%) VoIP
22 19 (18.63%) EIGRP
23 18 (17.65%) Project Management
23 18 (17.65%) SLA
23 18 (17.65%) ATM
24 17 (16.67%) DHCP

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 15 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 11 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (5.88%) Lync
3 6 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.96%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (1.96%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.96%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (1.96%) Apache
5 2 (1.96%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.94%) MS Office
3 2 (1.96%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.96%) SaaS
1 2 (1.96%) Office 365
1 2 (1.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (65.69%) Firewall
2 61 (59.80%) MPLS
3 52 (50.98%) VPN
4 48 (47.06%) OSPF
5 45 (44.12%) BGP
6 43 (42.16%) TCP/IP
7 41 (40.20%) DNS
8 37 (36.27%) WAN
9 28 (27.45%) IPsec
10 26 (25.49%) LAN
11 20 (19.61%) SNMP
12 19 (18.63%) VoIP
12 19 (18.63%) EIGRP
13 18 (17.65%) ATM
14 17 (16.67%) DHCP
14 17 (16.67%) IPv6
15 16 (15.69%) Network Security
15 16 (15.69%) PPP
16 15 (14.71%) ISDN
16 15 (14.71%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.96%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
General
1 17 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.92%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.96%) Legal
4 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 14 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (12.75%) Architect
4 12 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 11 (10.78%) Senior Network Engineer
6 9 (8.82%) Consultant
7 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) IT Security Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) Security Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) Network Architect
7 6 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (4.90%) Network Support
8 5 (4.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (3.92%) Senior Architect
9 4 (3.92%) IP Engineer
9 4 (3.92%) IP Network Engineer
9 4 (3.92%) Senior Network Architect
9 4 (3.92%) Network Support Engineer
9 4 (3.92%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.80%) MAPI
1 10 (9.80%) HTML
2 7 (6.86%) CSS
3 2 (1.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 35 (34.31%) Data Centre
2 12 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.90%) Thin Client
3 5 (4.90%) Fat Client
4 4 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.96%) IVR
5 2 (1.96%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.98%) User Experience
6 1 (0.98%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 40 (39.22%) Linux
2 30 (29.41%) Windows
3 17 (16.67%) UNIX
4 16 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (12.75%) Solaris
6 11 (10.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.96%) Android
8 2 (1.96%) AIX
9 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.45%) Load Balancing
2 20 (19.61%) Network Design
3 18 (17.65%) Project Management
4 15 (14.71%) ITIL
5 10 (9.80%) Open Source
6 8 (7.84%) Change Management
6 8 (7.84%) Cyber Security
7 7 (6.86%) Network Management
8 6 (5.88%) Test Management
9 5 (4.90%) Mentoring
9 5 (4.90%) SIEM
9 5 (4.90%) Incident Management
9 5 (4.90%) Network Architecture
10 3 (2.94%) Mobile Commerce
10 3 (2.94%) B2B
10 3 (2.94%) PRINCE2
10 3 (2.94%) Information Security
10 3 (2.94%) Security Management
10 3 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.80%) Perl
2 5 (4.90%) SQL
2 5 (4.90%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.92%) C
4 3 (2.94%) Java
5 2 (1.96%) Erlang
6 1 (0.98%) Tcl
6 1 (0.98%) PHP
6 1 (0.98%) C++
6 1 (0.98%) Python
6 1 (0.98%) Korn
6 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 53 (51.96%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (33.33%) CCNA
3 31 (30.39%) CCNP
4 15 (14.71%) CCSP
4 15 (14.71%) CCDP
5 12 (11.76%) JNCIS
6 10 (9.80%) Degree
7 7 (6.86%) Check Point Certification
8 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (4.90%) MCP
8 5 (4.90%) MCSE
9 4 (3.92%) CCIE
9 4 (3.92%) CCIP
10 3 (2.94%) MCSA
10 3 (2.94%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.96%) MCSD
11 2 (1.96%) PMP
11 2 (1.96%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.96%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.65%) SLA
2 5 (4.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 9 (8.82%) XenDesktop
4 8 (7.84%) XenApp
5 6 (5.88%) vSphere
6 5 (4.90%) Terminal Services
7 4 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (3.92%) VMware ESX
7 4 (3.92%) Samba
8 3 (2.94%) Firmware
9 2 (1.96%) Hyper-V
9 2 (1.96%) VirtualBox
9 2 (1.96%) KVM
10 1 (0.98%) pfSense
10 1 (0.98%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.98%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (0.98%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 56 (54.90%) Cisco
2 33 (32.35%) VMware
3 21 (20.59%) Juniper
4 20 (19.61%) F5
5 14 (13.73%) Microsoft
6 13 (12.75%) Citrix
7 11 (10.78%) HP
8 8 (7.84%) Brocade
8 8 (7.84%) CheckPoint
9 4 (3.92%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.92%) 3PAR
9 4 (3.92%) ProCurve
9 4 (3.92%) Blue Coat
10 3 (2.94%) Huawei
10 3 (2.94%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.96%) WatchGuard
11 2 (1.96%) Oracle
11 2 (1.96%) Apple
11 2 (1.96%) Lotus
11 2 (1.96%) Dell
Slough, Berkshire
Virtustream
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £54000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, South East, UK
Virtustream
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Senior Network Engineer
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Very Competitive + Pension
Posted: 24 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago