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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 178 174 190
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 49 49 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.90% 0.86% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.31% 3.02% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 44 48 26
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
1480 1621 1725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.31% 28.48% 31.97%
Number of salaries quoted 903 1084 1295
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £29,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 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 1 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 -5 19 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Slough - 11 £45,750 - 1
Bracknell +8 7 £36,000 -22.99% 3
Maidenhead +7 6 £58,750 +30.55%
Wokingham - 1 £46,000 -
VLAN
South East

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 64 (62.75%) MPLS
2 63 (61.76%) Firewall
3 56 (54.90%) Cisco Certification
4 53 (51.96%) Cisco
5 51 (50.00%) VPN
6 47 (46.08%) OSPF
6 47 (46.08%) BGP
7 40 (39.22%) Linux
8 38 (37.25%) DNS
9 37 (36.27%) TCP/IP
10 36 (35.29%) WAN
11 35 (34.31%) CCNA
12 34 (33.33%) CCNP
12 34 (33.33%) Windows
13 30 (29.41%) IPsec
14 28 (27.45%) VMware
15 26 (25.49%) SLA
16 25 (24.51%) Network Design
17 24 (23.53%) Load Balancing
18 22 (21.57%) Network Security
18 22 (21.57%) Project Management
19 21 (20.59%) VoIP
19 21 (20.59%) MS Excel
20 20 (19.61%) SNMP
20 20 (19.61%) Juniper
21 19 (18.63%) IPv6
21 19 (18.63%) EIGRP
21 19 (18.63%) DHCP
22 18 (17.65%) ATM
22 18 (17.65%) LAN

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 17 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.88%) Lync
3 6 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (4.90%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.96%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (1.96%) Apache
5 2 (1.96%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.96%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (1.96%) OpenStack
Applications
1 21 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.98%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.96%) SaaS
2 2 (1.96%) Office 365
2 2 (1.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (62.75%) MPLS
2 63 (61.76%) Firewall
3 51 (50.00%) VPN
4 47 (46.08%) OSPF
4 47 (46.08%) BGP
5 38 (37.25%) DNS
6 37 (36.27%) TCP/IP
7 36 (35.29%) WAN
8 30 (29.41%) IPsec
9 22 (21.57%) Network Security
10 21 (20.59%) VoIP
11 20 (19.61%) SNMP
12 19 (18.63%) IPv6
12 19 (18.63%) EIGRP
12 19 (18.63%) DHCP
13 18 (17.65%) ATM
13 18 (17.65%) LAN
14 16 (15.69%) PPP
15 15 (14.71%) GSM
15 15 (14.71%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.96%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
General
1 16 (15.69%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.94%) Legal
3 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (35.29%) Network Engineer
2 16 (15.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (9.80%) Architect
4 9 (8.82%) Consultant
4 9 (8.82%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (7.84%) Security Engineer
5 8 (7.84%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 8 (7.84%) IT Security Engineer
5 8 (7.84%) Support Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (4.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) IP Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) IP Network Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) Technical Support
9 3 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.94%) IT Manager
9 3 (2.94%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.78%) MAPI
1 11 (10.78%) HTML
2 2 (1.96%) RESTful
2 2 (1.96%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Open Source
2 12 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.90%) Thin Client
3 5 (4.90%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.94%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.96%) IVR
5 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.96%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 40 (39.22%) Linux
2 34 (33.33%) Windows
3 18 (17.65%) UNIX
4 16 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (13.73%) Solaris
6 10 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.96%) Debian
8 2 (1.96%) CentOS
8 2 (1.96%) Android
8 2 (1.96%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.51%) Network Design
2 24 (23.53%) Load Balancing
3 22 (21.57%) Project Management
4 12 (11.76%) Change Management
5 11 (10.78%) Cyber Security
5 11 (10.78%) ITIL
6 8 (7.84%) Mentoring
7 7 (6.86%) Network Architecture
7 7 (6.86%) SIEM
8 6 (5.88%) Test Management
9 5 (4.90%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.92%) Information Security
10 4 (3.92%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (3.92%) Ethical Hacking
10 4 (3.92%) Mobile Commerce
10 4 (3.92%) Security Management
11 3 (2.94%) Logistics
12 2 (1.96%) Migration
12 2 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (1.96%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.86%) SQL
1 7 (6.86%) PowerShell
2 5 (4.90%) Perl
2 5 (4.90%) C
3 4 (3.92%) Java
4 2 (1.96%) Erlang
5 1 (0.98%) Tcl
5 1 (0.98%) PHP
5 1 (0.98%) C++
5 1 (0.98%) Python
5 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.98%) Korn
Qualifications
1 56 (54.90%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (34.31%) CCNA
3 34 (33.33%) CCNP
4 15 (14.71%) CCSP
4 15 (14.71%) CCDP
5 12 (11.76%) JNCIS
6 7 (6.86%) Degree
7 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (4.90%) MCP
7 5 (4.90%) MCSE
8 4 (3.92%) CCIP
9 3 (2.94%) CCIE
9 3 (2.94%) MCSA
10 2 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.96%) MCSD
10 2 (1.96%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (1.96%) CCA
10 2 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.96%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (25.49%) SLA
2 6 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 17 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.82%) XenDesktop
3 8 (7.84%) XenApp
4 6 (5.88%) vSphere
5 5 (4.90%) Terminal Services
6 4 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.92%) Samba
6 4 (3.92%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.96%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.96%) VirtualBox
7 2 (1.96%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 53 (51.96%) Cisco
2 28 (27.45%) VMware
3 20 (19.61%) Juniper
4 16 (15.69%) Microsoft
5 15 (14.71%) Citrix
6 13 (12.75%) F5
7 11 (10.78%) HP
8 6 (5.88%) Brocade
9 4 (3.92%) Huawei
9 4 (3.92%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.92%) 3PAR
9 4 (3.92%) ProCurve
10 3 (2.94%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.94%) Riverbed
10 3 (2.94%) Mitel
11 2 (1.96%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.96%) WatchGuard
11 2 (1.96%) Oracle
11 2 (1.96%) Dell
11 2 (1.96%) Lotus
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package - Please apply for full details
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £54000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Woodley, Berkshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: DOE
Posted: 13 days ago
Bracknell
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago