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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 180 209 201
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -8
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 49 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.84% 0.36% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 1.20% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 17
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%
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
1818 1748 1476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.28% 29.64% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 1195 1154
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £68,000
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +19 31 £57,500 +41.97% 4
Slough - 7 £57,500 - 1
Maidenhead +5 1 £35,000 -48.14% 1
VLAN
South East

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 49 (58.33%) VPN
2 44 (52.38%) Firewall
3 43 (51.19%) MPLS
4 39 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (45.24%) Cisco
6 34 (40.48%) TCP/IP
7 32 (38.10%) OSPF
8 31 (36.90%) BGP
8 31 (36.90%) Linux
9 27 (32.14%) Network Security
10 25 (29.76%) DNS
10 25 (29.76%) WAN
11 24 (28.57%) Project Management
11 24 (28.57%) CCNA
12 23 (27.38%) SLA
12 23 (27.38%) IPsec
12 23 (27.38%) Windows
13 22 (26.19%) IPv6
14 21 (25.00%) DHCP
14 21 (25.00%) Juniper
14 21 (25.00%) CCNP
15 18 (21.43%) MS Excel
16 17 (20.24%) Network Design
17 16 (19.05%) POP3
17 16 (19.05%) SMTP
17 16 (19.05%) Internet
18 15 (17.86%) LAN
18 15 (17.86%) VoIP
18 15 (17.86%) Change Management
18 15 (17.86%) Cisco IOS

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.76%) IIS
5 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.38%) Apache
6 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.19%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 18 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.14%) MS Office
3 2 (2.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (58.33%) VPN
2 44 (52.38%) Firewall
3 43 (51.19%) MPLS
4 34 (40.48%) TCP/IP
5 32 (38.10%) OSPF
6 31 (36.90%) BGP
7 27 (32.14%) Network Security
8 25 (29.76%) DNS
8 25 (29.76%) WAN
9 23 (27.38%) IPsec
10 22 (26.19%) IPv6
11 21 (25.00%) DHCP
12 16 (19.05%) POP3
12 16 (19.05%) SMTP
12 16 (19.05%) Internet
13 15 (17.86%) LAN
13 15 (17.86%) VoIP
13 15 (17.86%) Cisco IOS
14 13 (15.48%) Cisco Nexus
15 12 (14.29%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (15.48%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.57%) Finance
2 3 (3.57%) Legal
3 2 (2.38%) Advertising
3 2 (2.38%) Billing
3 2 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (1.19%) Retail
4 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 27 (32.14%) Network Engineer
2 15 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (11.90%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (10.71%) Consultant
5 8 (9.52%) Security Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) IT Security Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Network Consultant
6 7 (8.33%) Technical Support
6 7 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Security Consultant
7 6 (7.14%) Network Security Consultant
8 5 (5.95%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Design Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Architect
9 4 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) IP Engineer
10 3 (3.57%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.57%) Escalation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.90%) MAPI
2 7 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) Open Source
2 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.57%) Replication
4 3 (3.57%) HP StorageWorks
5 2 (2.38%) Clustering
5 2 (2.38%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.19%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.90%) Linux
2 23 (27.38%) Windows
3 11 (13.10%) UNIX
3 11 (13.10%) Solaris
4 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.76%) CentOS
6 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.57%) VMS
8 2 (2.38%) Debian
8 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.19%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.57%) Project Management
2 17 (20.24%) Network Design
3 15 (17.86%) Change Management
4 12 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 11 (13.10%) Cyber Security
5 11 (13.10%) ITIL
6 8 (9.52%) Capacity Management
6 8 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (7.14%) Network Architecture
8 6 (7.14%) SIEM
8 6 (7.14%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.76%) Change Control
9 4 (4.76%) Network Planning
10 3 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (3.57%) Security Management
10 3 (3.57%) Information Security
10 3 (3.57%) TOGAF
10 3 (3.57%) Ethical Hacking
10 3 (3.57%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.76%) C
1 4 (4.76%) SQL
1 4 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.57%) Java
3 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.19%) Perl
4 1 (1.19%) C++
Qualifications
1 39 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (28.57%) CCNA
3 21 (25.00%) CCNP
4 5 (5.95%) CCDP
4 5 (5.95%) CCSP
4 5 (5.95%) Degree
5 3 (3.57%) CCIE
5 3 (3.57%) JNCIS
6 2 (2.38%) PMP
6 2 (2.38%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.38%) CWNA
7 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.19%) MCSD
7 1 (1.19%) MCSE
7 1 (1.19%) ISEB
7 1 (1.19%) CCA
7 1 (1.19%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.19%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (27.38%) SLA
2 7 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.57%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.38%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (2.38%) Nmap
6 1 (1.19%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.19%) XenApp
6 1 (1.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.19%) OpenView
3 1 (1.19%) Netcool
Vendors
1 38 (45.24%) Cisco
2 21 (25.00%) Juniper
3 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
4 9 (10.71%) Citrix
4 9 (10.71%) CheckPoint
5 7 (8.33%) HP
5 7 (8.33%) VMware
5 7 (8.33%) F5
6 5 (5.95%) Dell
7 3 (3.57%) EMC
7 3 (3.57%) Symantec
7 3 (3.57%) Hitachi
7 3 (3.57%) NetApp
7 3 (3.57%) Huawei
7 3 (3.57%) Brocade
8 2 (2.38%) Mitel
8 2 (2.38%) Redback
8 2 (2.38%) CA
8 2 (2.38%) Nokia
8 2 (2.38%) Red Hat
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