The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 177 190 187
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 46 36 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.77% 0.67% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.74% 2.08% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 45 28 35
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,309
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.20%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1678 1734 1691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.10% 32.14% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1143 1293 1368
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VLAN
South East

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +16 24 £47,500 -11.62% 2
Bracknell +16 6 £46,000 - 1
Maidenhead - 1 £45,000 -
VLAN
South East

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 59 (89.39%) Firewall
2 40 (60.61%) Microsoft
3 36 (54.55%) Windows
3 36 (54.55%) MS Exchange
3 36 (54.55%) VMware
4 34 (51.52%) DNS
4 34 (51.52%) Active Directory
4 34 (51.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 33 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 33 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (46.97%) TCP/IP
7 27 (40.91%) Cisco
8 25 (37.88%) DHCP
9 21 (31.82%) IIS
10 20 (30.30%) Citrix
10 20 (30.30%) MPLS
10 20 (30.30%) BGP
10 20 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (27.27%) Hyper-V
11 18 (27.27%) WatchGuard
11 18 (27.27%) F5
11 18 (27.27%) OSPF
11 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (27.27%) SAN
11 18 (27.27%) Wireless
11 18 (27.27%) SharePoint
12 17 (25.76%) SQL
13 16 (24.24%) MCSE
13 16 (24.24%) MCSA

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 36 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 34 (51.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 21 (31.82%) IIS
5 18 (27.27%) SharePoint
6 16 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.52%) Apache
8 1 (1.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.52%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.03%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) SaaS
2 1 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (89.39%) Firewall
2 34 (51.52%) DNS
3 31 (46.97%) TCP/IP
4 25 (37.88%) DHCP
5 20 (30.30%) MPLS
5 20 (30.30%) BGP
6 18 (27.27%) Wireless
6 18 (27.27%) OSPF
6 18 (27.27%) SAN
7 15 (22.73%) RIP
8 12 (18.18%) VPN
8 12 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (16.67%) Network Security
9 11 (16.67%) SMTP
10 10 (15.15%) EIGRP
11 9 (13.64%) IPsec
11 9 (13.64%) HSRP
11 9 (13.64%) PPP
11 9 (13.64%) LAN
11 9 (13.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.58%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Marketing
3 2 (3.03%) Electronics
4 1 (1.52%) Games
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (21.21%) Network Engineer
2 11 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 9 (13.64%) Senior Support Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) Consultant
5 6 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Network Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Security Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Network Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Network Security Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Network Support
8 3 (4.55%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Network Support Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (3.03%) Network Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (3.03%) Solutions Consultant
9 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (1.52%) XML
2 1 (1.52%) POSIX
2 1 (1.52%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.52%) Qt
2 1 (1.52%) GTK+
2 1 (1.52%) HTML5
2 1 (1.52%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (1.52%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.03%) DTV
2 1 (1.52%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 36 (54.55%) Windows
2 33 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.61%) Linux
6 2 (3.03%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.03%) UNIX
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Vista
6 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.52%) uClinux
7 1 (1.52%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.18%) CRM
2 6 (9.09%) Problem Management
2 6 (9.09%) Release Management
3 4 (6.06%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (6.06%) Network Design
4 3 (4.55%) Migration
4 3 (4.55%) Project Management
4 3 (4.55%) Product Management
5 2 (3.03%) Network Architecture
5 2 (3.03%) Programme Management
5 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.03%) Project Planning
5 2 (3.03%) Validation
5 2 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (1.52%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.52%) Data Analysis
6 1 (1.52%) Web Analytics
6 1 (1.52%) Service Management
6 1 (1.52%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.52%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.76%) SQL
2 8 (12.12%) Perl
3 2 (3.03%) Python
3 2 (3.03%) Ruby
3 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.52%) PHP
4 1 (1.52%) C
4 1 (1.52%) C++
4 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (24.24%) MCITP
2 16 (24.24%) MCSE
2 16 (24.24%) MCSA
3 12 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (16.67%) CCNP
5 9 (13.64%) CCNA
5 9 (13.64%) CCIE
6 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.55%) JNCIP
7 3 (4.55%) JNCIE
7 3 (4.55%) CCDP
8 2 (3.03%) CCIP
8 2 (3.03%) CCSP
8 2 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (51.52%) Active Directory
2 20 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 15 (22.73%) XenApp
4 15 (22.73%) XenDesktop
4 15 (22.73%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.03%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (3.03%) UAG
5 2 (3.03%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.03%) ISA Server
5 2 (3.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 4 (6.06%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 40 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 36 (54.55%) VMware
3 27 (40.91%) Cisco
4 20 (30.30%) Citrix
5 18 (27.27%) WatchGuard
5 18 (27.27%) F5
6 16 (24.24%) Fortinet
7 15 (22.73%) Veeam
8 13 (19.70%) CheckPoint
9 12 (18.18%) Juniper
10 11 (16.67%) Symantec
11 4 (6.06%) Brocade
11 4 (6.06%) Blue Coat
12 3 (4.55%) Huawei
12 3 (4.55%) HP
12 3 (4.55%) Foundry
13 2 (3.03%) SAP
14 1 (1.52%) Sybase
14 1 (1.52%) Sage
14 1 (1.52%) Riverbed
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