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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 52 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing LAN 9 15 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.85% 2.82% 7.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.38% 8.15% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 21
Average salary £37,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.10% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
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
122 184 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 25.05% 34.59% 43.66%
Number of salaries quoted 79 142 163
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,700 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 4 May 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Bracknell

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 4 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 30 (96.77%) WAN
2 19 (61.29%) Windows
3 17 (54.84%) Firewall
4 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
5 15 (48.39%) Cisco
5 15 (48.39%) MS Exchange
6 14 (45.16%) VMware
7 11 (35.48%) VMware ESX
7 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
7 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (35.48%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (32.26%) Linux
9 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
10 8 (25.81%) OSPF
10 8 (25.81%) BGP
10 8 (25.81%) SQL
10 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (22.58%) DNS
11 7 (22.58%) CCIE
12 6 (19.35%) Juniper
12 6 (19.35%) EIGRP
12 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
12 6 (19.35%) RIP
12 6 (19.35%) DHCP
12 6 (19.35%) CheckPoint
12 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
12 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 15 (48.39%) MS Exchange
2 11 (35.48%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Nortel Periphonics
Communications & Networking
1 30 (96.77%) WAN
2 17 (54.84%) Firewall
3 8 (25.81%) OSPF
3 8 (25.81%) BGP
4 7 (22.58%) DNS
5 6 (19.35%) EIGRP
5 6 (19.35%) RIP
5 6 (19.35%) DHCP
6 5 (16.13%) Network Security
6 5 (16.13%) IGRP
6 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
7 4 (12.90%) MPLS
8 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (9.68%) SAN
9 2 (6.45%) VoIP
9 2 (6.45%) ATM
9 2 (6.45%) Frame Relay
9 2 (6.45%) Wireless
9 2 (6.45%) Multicast
10 1 (3.23%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Support Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) Network Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.68%) Test Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Network Support
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.23%) VoIP Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Software Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
2 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.23%) OOXML
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.23%) jQuery
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (32.26%) Linux
4 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
6 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Network Architecture
2 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
3 3 (9.68%) Regression Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Migration
3 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.23%) Network Management
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco ICM Scripting
4 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.23%) MVC
4 1 (3.23%) Change Management
4 1 (3.23%) Network Design
4 1 (3.23%) Business Development
4 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) VB
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.23%) C
3 1 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (22.58%) CCIE
3 3 (9.68%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) ISEB
4 2 (6.45%) CCNA
5 1 (3.23%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (3.23%) CCDA
5 1 (3.23%) CCNP
5 1 (3.23%) CCIP
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 11 (35.48%) VMware ESX
3 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
4 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Cisco
2 14 (45.16%) VMware
3 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
4 6 (19.35%) Juniper
4 6 (19.35%) CheckPoint
5 5 (16.13%) Fortinet
5 5 (16.13%) HP
6 4 (12.90%) Symantec
6 4 (12.90%) Oracle
7 3 (9.68%) SonicWALL
8 2 (6.45%) F5
9 1 (3.23%) Verint
9 1 (3.23%) Huawei
9 1 (3.23%) Brocade
9 1 (3.23%) Nortel
9 1 (3.23%) IBM
9 1 (3.23%) Genesys
9 1 (3.23%) Radware