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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 175 194 192
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 53 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.96% 0.40% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.29% 1.39% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 30 18 27
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,750 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +7.43%
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
1613 1511 1433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.35% 28.52% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1041 1090 1140
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +15 32 £55,000 +35.80% 1
Slough - 10 £46,750 -
Maidenhead +5 3 £35,000 -48.14% 1
Wokingham - 1 £35,000 -
VLAN
South East

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 50 (56.18%) MPLS
2 49 (55.06%) VPN
3 41 (46.07%) Firewall
4 40 (44.94%) Cisco
4 40 (44.94%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (42.70%) Linux
6 37 (41.57%) BGP
7 36 (40.45%) OSPF
8 33 (37.08%) TCP/IP
9 29 (32.58%) Project Management
10 27 (30.34%) WAN
10 27 (30.34%) Network Security
11 26 (29.21%) SLA
11 26 (29.21%) CCNP
12 25 (28.09%) DNS
13 24 (26.97%) Windows
13 24 (26.97%) IPsec
14 23 (25.84%) CCNA
15 22 (24.72%) IPv6
16 21 (23.60%) MS Excel
17 19 (21.35%) DHCP
17 19 (21.35%) Juniper
17 19 (21.35%) Internet
17 19 (21.35%) Network Design
18 18 (20.22%) Load Balancing
19 17 (19.10%) POP3
19 17 (19.10%) SMTP
20 16 (17.98%) VoIP
20 16 (17.98%) Change Management
21 15 (16.85%) LAN

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (5.62%) MS Exchange
1 5 (5.62%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.37%) Apache
2 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.25%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (2.25%) IIS
3 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.12%) Lync
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 21 (23.60%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.87%) MS Office
3 3 (3.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) SaaS
1 2 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (56.18%) MPLS
2 49 (55.06%) VPN
3 41 (46.07%) Firewall
4 37 (41.57%) BGP
5 36 (40.45%) OSPF
6 33 (37.08%) TCP/IP
7 27 (30.34%) WAN
7 27 (30.34%) Network Security
8 25 (28.09%) DNS
9 24 (26.97%) IPsec
10 22 (24.72%) IPv6
11 19 (21.35%) DHCP
11 19 (21.35%) Internet
12 17 (19.10%) POP3
12 17 (19.10%) SMTP
13 16 (17.98%) VoIP
14 15 (16.85%) LAN
15 14 (15.73%) GSM
15 14 (15.73%) HTTP
15 14 (15.73%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.25%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.25%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (15.73%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.37%) Finance
2 3 (3.37%) Legal
3 2 (2.25%) Marketing
3 2 (2.25%) Billing
3 2 (2.25%) Advertising
4 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.12%) Electronics
4 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (29.21%) Network Engineer
2 14 (15.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (12.36%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (10.11%) Consultant
4 9 (10.11%) IT Security Engineer
4 9 (10.11%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 9 (10.11%) Security Engineer
5 8 (8.99%) Architect
6 7 (7.87%) Technical Support
7 6 (6.74%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Network Consultant
10 3 (3.37%) Risk Consultant
10 3 (3.37%) Escalation Engineer
10 3 (3.37%) Security Consultant
10 3 (3.37%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (3.37%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.37%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.61%) MAPI
2 10 (11.24%) HTML
3 1 (1.12%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) Open Source
2 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.62%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.25%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.25%) Replication
4 2 (2.25%) IVR
5 1 (1.12%) HP StorageWorks
5 1 (1.12%) DTV
5 1 (1.12%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 38 (42.70%) Linux
2 24 (26.97%) Windows
3 15 (16.85%) UNIX
3 15 (16.85%) Solaris
4 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.37%) CentOS
7 2 (2.25%) Debian
7 2 (2.25%) AIX
8 1 (1.12%) VMS
8 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.58%) Project Management
2 19 (21.35%) Network Design
3 18 (20.22%) Load Balancing
4 16 (17.98%) Change Management
5 12 (13.48%) Cyber Security
6 11 (12.36%) ITIL
7 9 (10.11%) Mentoring
8 8 (8.99%) Capacity Management
9 7 (7.87%) SIEM
9 7 (7.87%) Network Architecture
10 5 (5.62%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (4.49%) Network Planning
11 4 (4.49%) Ethical Hacking
11 4 (4.49%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (4.49%) Security Management
11 4 (4.49%) Service Delivery
11 4 (4.49%) Information Security
11 4 (4.49%) Mobile Commerce
11 4 (4.49%) Change Control
12 3 (3.37%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.62%) C
2 4 (4.49%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.49%) Java
2 4 (4.49%) SQL
3 2 (2.25%) Erlang
4 1 (1.12%) Perl
4 1 (1.12%) C++
4 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 40 (44.94%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (29.21%) CCNP
3 23 (25.84%) CCNA
4 8 (8.99%) CCDP
4 8 (8.99%) CCSP
5 7 (7.87%) Degree
6 5 (5.62%) JNCIS
7 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.37%) PMP
7 3 (3.37%) PMI Certification
7 3 (3.37%) MCSE
8 2 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.25%) MCSD
8 2 (2.25%) CCA
8 2 (2.25%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.25%) CCEA
9 1 (1.12%) CCIP
9 1 (1.12%) ISEB
9 1 (1.12%) HNC
9 1 (1.12%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (29.21%) SLA
2 7 (7.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (8.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.74%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.25%) vSphere
4 1 (1.12%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.12%) KVM
4 1 (1.12%) Samba
4 1 (1.12%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.12%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.12%) XenApp
4 1 (1.12%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.12%) Nmap
4 1 (1.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Netcool
1 1 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.12%) OpenView
1 1 (1.12%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (44.94%) Cisco
2 19 (21.35%) Juniper
3 11 (12.36%) Citrix
4 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
5 9 (10.11%) VMware
6 6 (6.74%) HP
6 6 (6.74%) F5
7 5 (5.62%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.49%) Huawei
9 3 (3.37%) Dell
10 2 (2.25%) Brocade
10 2 (2.25%) Mitel
10 2 (2.25%) Oracle
11 1 (1.12%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.12%) Aruba
11 1 (1.12%) BMC
11 1 (1.12%) CA
11 1 (1.12%) Hitachi
11 1 (1.12%) NetApp
11 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
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