The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 73 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.39% - 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.03% - 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £40,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
VLAN
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
194 186 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 37.38% 35.36% 33.68%
Number of salaries quoted 110 131 131
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

VLAN
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Bracknell

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) RIP
3 7 (70.00%) MPLS
3 7 (70.00%) OSPF
3 7 (70.00%) F5
4 6 (60.00%) Multicast
4 6 (60.00%) VRRP
4 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
4 6 (60.00%) Blue Coat
4 6 (60.00%) Brocade
4 6 (60.00%) Juniper
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) CCNA
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (30.00%) SSL
6 3 (30.00%) Network Security
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (20.00%) UAG
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Vista

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (70.00%) RIP
2 7 (70.00%) MPLS
2 7 (70.00%) OSPF
3 6 (60.00%) Multicast
3 6 (60.00%) VRRP
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) SSL
5 3 (30.00%) Network Security
6 2 (20.00%) Internet
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) HTTPS
6 2 (20.00%) HTTP
7 1 (10.00%) ADSL
7 1 (10.00%) LAN
7 1 (10.00%) VoIP
7 1 (10.00%) WLAN
7 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Network Support
3 5 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Escalation Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Vista
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCSP
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) CCIP
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (20.00%) UAG
1 2 (20.00%) ISA Server
1 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) F5
3 6 (60.00%) Blue Coat
3 6 (60.00%) Brocade
3 6 (60.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Twitter