The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 43 51 40
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing LAN 8 14 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.89% 2.56% 7.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.34% 7.41% 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 23
Average salary £33,000 £48,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.30% +47.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £29,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
LAN
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
109 189 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 25.71% 34.62% 41.81%
Number of salaries quoted 77 147 163
Average salary £49,500 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

LAN
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Bracknell region.

LAN Salary Trend in Bracknell

LAN
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Bracknell

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing LAN 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 LAN.

1 21 (95.45%) WAN
2 15 (68.18%) Cisco
3 10 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (45.45%) Firewall
4 9 (40.91%) OSPF
4 9 (40.91%) BGP
4 9 (40.91%) Windows
5 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 8 (36.36%) CCIE
5 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 8 (36.36%) DNS
5 8 (36.36%) Juniper
6 7 (31.82%) VMware
6 7 (31.82%) Network Architecture
6 7 (31.82%) CheckPoint
6 7 (31.82%) EIGRP
6 7 (31.82%) SQL
6 7 (31.82%) DHCP
6 7 (31.82%) RIP
6 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (27.27%) IGRP
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (27.27%) VMware ESX
7 6 (27.27%) Network Security
7 6 (27.27%) Fortinet
7 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing LAN 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 LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Nortel Periphonics
Communications & Networking
1 21 (95.45%) WAN
2 10 (45.45%) Firewall
3 9 (40.91%) OSPF
3 9 (40.91%) BGP
4 8 (36.36%) DNS
5 7 (31.82%) EIGRP
5 7 (31.82%) DHCP
5 7 (31.82%) RIP
6 6 (27.27%) IGRP
6 6 (27.27%) Network Security
7 4 (18.18%) MPLS
8 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
8 2 (9.09%) VoIP
8 2 (9.09%) ATM
8 2 (9.09%) Wireless
8 2 (9.09%) Frame Relay
8 2 (9.09%) Multicast
9 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
9 1 (4.55%) HSRP
9 1 (4.55%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.55%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Network Consultant
2 7 (31.82%) Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Support
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Support
5 2 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support
6 1 (4.55%) VoIP Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Business Development Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Network Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Network Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.55%) OOXML
2 1 (4.55%) jQuery
2 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) XSLT
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Network Architecture
2 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco ICM Scripting
3 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.55%) Network Management
3 1 (4.55%) Business Development
3 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.55%) Network Design
3 1 (4.55%) MVC
3 1 (4.55%) Change Management
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.55%) C
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (36.36%) CCIE
3 2 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CCDA
4 1 (4.55%) CCNP
4 1 (4.55%) CCIP
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) VMware ESX
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) Juniper
3 7 (31.82%) VMware
3 7 (31.82%) CheckPoint
4 6 (27.27%) Fortinet
5 3 (13.64%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) F5
7 1 (4.55%) Verint
7 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.55%) Huawei
7 1 (4.55%) Brocade
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle
7 1 (4.55%) IBM
7 1 (4.55%) Nortel
7 1 (4.55%) Symantec
7 1 (4.55%) Genesys
7 1 (4.55%) Radware