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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 167 193 195
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +2
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 48 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.94% 0.56% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% 1.88% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 33 27 25
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £36,000 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
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
1298 1757 1524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.53% 30.00% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 916 981 1104
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +6 30 £48,750 +8.33% 6
Slough 0 7 £51,250 -10.86%
Newbury - 3 - - 1
Wokingham -6 2 £35,250 -4.08%
Maidenhead - 2 £57,500 -
Bracknell +18 1 £47,000 +16.04% 1
Windsor - 1 - -
VLAN
South East

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 57 (61.29%) TCP/IP
2 56 (60.22%) Cisco
3 54 (58.06%) Firewall
4 49 (52.69%) Cisco Certification
4 49 (52.69%) OSPF
5 44 (47.31%) BGP
6 41 (44.09%) MPLS
7 40 (43.01%) VMware
8 39 (41.94%) VPN
9 38 (40.86%) LAN
10 37 (39.78%) CCNA
11 35 (37.63%) DNS
11 35 (37.63%) Juniper
12 33 (35.48%) F5
13 32 (34.41%) VMware Infrastructure
14 29 (31.18%) Cisco IOS
14 29 (31.18%) Data Centre
15 28 (30.11%) Degree
15 28 (30.11%) CCNP
16 27 (29.03%) Telecoms
17 26 (27.96%) ITIL
18 25 (26.88%) WAN
18 25 (26.88%) Load Balancing
18 25 (26.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 25 (26.88%) Network Management
18 25 (26.88%) Junos
19 23 (24.73%) Perl
20 20 (21.51%) Windows
20 20 (21.51%) CheckPoint
20 20 (21.51%) VPLS

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (17.20%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.15%) IIS
6 2 (2.15%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.15%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.08%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.23%) MS Project
2 3 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Office 365
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (61.29%) TCP/IP
2 54 (58.06%) Firewall
3 49 (52.69%) OSPF
4 44 (47.31%) BGP
5 41 (44.09%) MPLS
6 39 (41.94%) VPN
7 38 (40.86%) LAN
8 35 (37.63%) DNS
9 29 (31.18%) Cisco IOS
10 25 (26.88%) Junos
10 25 (26.88%) WAN
10 25 (26.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 20 (21.51%) VPLS
12 19 (20.43%) TACACS
12 19 (20.43%) IPv4
12 19 (20.43%) IPv6
12 19 (20.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 19 (20.43%) Unicast
13 18 (19.35%) RIP
14 17 (18.28%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.08%) MySQL
2 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 27 (29.03%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (47.31%) Network Engineer
2 17 (18.28%) Senior Network Engineer
3 16 (17.20%) Support Engineer
4 11 (11.83%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (8.60%) Analyst
5 8 (8.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (7.53%) Network Support
6 7 (7.53%) Network Architect
6 7 (7.53%) Architect
6 7 (7.53%) Network Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Network Support Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) IP Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Platform Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) IP Network Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Senior Network Architect
9 4 (4.30%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.30%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.28%) CSS
2 6 (6.45%) 802.1X
3 4 (4.30%) HTML
4 3 (3.23%) MAPI
5 1 (1.08%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (31.18%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.60%) Thin Client
2 8 (8.60%) Fat Client
3 6 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.15%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.15%) User Experience
7 1 (1.08%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.08%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.51%) Windows
2 17 (18.28%) Linux
3 15 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (11.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (7.53%) UNIX
6 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.23%) Solaris
8 2 (2.15%) Android
9 1 (1.08%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.96%) ITIL
2 25 (26.88%) Load Balancing
2 25 (26.88%) Network Management
3 10 (10.75%) Incident Management
4 9 (9.68%) Project Management
5 6 (6.45%) Network Design
6 5 (5.38%) PRINCE2
6 5 (5.38%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (5.38%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (4.30%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.23%) B2B
8 3 (3.23%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.23%) Asset Management
8 3 (3.23%) Test Management
8 3 (3.23%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.15%) Email Management
9 2 (2.15%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.15%) Logistics
9 2 (2.15%) PRINCE
9 2 (2.15%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 23 (24.73%) Perl
2 3 (3.23%) SQL
3 2 (2.15%) PHP
4 1 (1.08%) C
4 1 (1.08%) C++
4 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.08%) Python
4 1 (1.08%) Tcl
4 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.08%) Korn
4 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 49 (52.69%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (39.78%) CCNA
3 28 (30.11%) CCNP
3 28 (30.11%) Degree
4 19 (20.43%) Check Point Certification
5 9 (9.68%) Security Cleared
6 8 (8.60%) MCP
7 6 (6.45%) SC Cleared
8 5 (5.38%) VCAP
8 5 (5.38%) CCSP
8 5 (5.38%) CCDP
8 5 (5.38%) JNCIS
9 4 (4.30%) CCIE
10 3 (3.23%) MCSE
10 3 (3.23%) MCITP
10 3 (3.23%) PMP
10 3 (3.23%) PMI Certification
10 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (2.15%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (34.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (20.43%) Active Directory
3 9 (9.68%) Terminal Services
4 5 (5.38%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.30%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (3.23%) XenApp
6 3 (3.23%) Firmware
7 2 (2.15%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.08%) vSphere
8 1 (1.08%) pfSense
8 1 (1.08%) Xen
8 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.08%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.15%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (1.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (60.22%) Cisco
2 40 (43.01%) VMware
3 35 (37.63%) Juniper
4 33 (35.48%) F5
5 20 (21.51%) CheckPoint
6 17 (18.28%) Microsoft
7 12 (12.90%) HP
8 6 (6.45%) Oracle
9 5 (5.38%) Blue Coat
9 5 (5.38%) Apple
9 5 (5.38%) Brocade
9 5 (5.38%) ProCurve
10 4 (4.30%) Fortinet
10 4 (4.30%) Aerohive Networks
11 3 (3.23%) WatchGuard
11 3 (3.23%) Citrix
12 2 (2.15%) Lotus
12 2 (2.15%) Dell
12 2 (2.15%) Riverbed
13 1 (1.08%) SolarWinds
Reading, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £54000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
IC Resources
Posted: 18 days ago