The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 60 64 79
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs citing LAN 82 101 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.33% 4.07% 2.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.39% 13.19% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 68 81 52
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
570 766 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.11% 30.89% 30.51%
Number of salaries quoted 463 403 486
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

LAN
Salary Trend in Reading

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

LAN Salary Trend in Reading

LAN
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Reading

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 125 (83.33%) WAN
2 101 (67.33%) Cisco
3 65 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
3 65 (43.33%) Firewall
4 56 (37.33%) Data Centre
5 44 (29.33%) Juniper
5 44 (29.33%) Windows
6 43 (28.67%) Wireless
6 43 (28.67%) MPLS
7 42 (28.00%) Presales
8 41 (27.33%) VPN
9 37 (24.67%) Microsoft
10 36 (24.00%) TCP/IP
11 33 (22.00%) Network Design
12 32 (21.33%) Degree
12 32 (21.33%) Telecoms
13 30 (20.00%) Internet
14 27 (18.00%) Windows Server
15 26 (17.33%) VoIP
15 26 (17.33%) VMware
16 25 (16.67%) CCIE
16 25 (16.67%) CCNP
16 25 (16.67%) BGP
17 24 (16.00%) OSPF
17 24 (16.00%) Active Directory
17 24 (16.00%) Network Security
18 23 (15.33%) CheckPoint
19 20 (13.33%) MS Excel
20 19 (12.67%) SLA
20 19 (12.67%) VPLS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 10 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.67%) OpenStack
2 7 (4.67%) Skype for Business
3 5 (3.33%) IIS
4 4 (2.67%) Apache
4 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.33%) Confluence
6 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 20 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.67%) MS Office
2 13 (8.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.67%) Office 365
2 5 (3.33%) SaaS
3 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 125 (83.33%) WAN
2 65 (43.33%) Firewall
3 43 (28.67%) MPLS
3 43 (28.67%) Wireless
4 41 (27.33%) VPN
5 36 (24.00%) TCP/IP
6 30 (20.00%) Internet
7 26 (17.33%) VoIP
8 25 (16.67%) BGP
9 24 (16.00%) Network Security
9 24 (16.00%) OSPF
10 19 (12.67%) VPLS
11 15 (10.00%) Ethernet
12 13 (8.67%) IP Telephony
12 13 (8.67%) SSL
13 11 (7.33%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (7.33%) EIGRP
13 11 (7.33%) IPsec
13 11 (7.33%) WLAN
14 10 (6.67%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.33%) JIRA
1 2 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 32 (21.33%) Telecoms
2 13 (8.67%) Marketing
3 5 (3.33%) Brand Awareness
3 5 (3.33%) Finance
4 3 (2.00%) Banking
4 3 (2.00%) French Language
4 3 (2.00%) Games
4 3 (2.00%) German Language
4 3 (2.00%) Portuguese Language
4 3 (2.00%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.33%) Advertising
5 2 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.33%) Retail
6 1 (0.67%) Legal
6 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (18.00%) Consultant
2 26 (17.33%) Cisco Consultant
2 26 (17.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 26 (17.33%) Network Consultant
3 24 (16.00%) Network Engineer
4 18 (12.00%) Analyst
5 16 (10.67%) Support Engineer
6 13 (8.67%) Presales Consultant
6 13 (8.67%) Presales Manager
7 12 (8.00%) Cisco Presales Consultant
7 12 (8.00%) Service Analyst
7 12 (8.00%) WAN Consultant
8 11 (7.33%) Cisco Engineer
8 11 (7.33%) Service Desk Analyst
9 10 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
10 9 (6.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 8 (5.33%) Designer
11 8 (5.33%) IT Support
11 8 (5.33%) Senior Network Engineer
11 8 (5.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.33%) 802.1X
1 5 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (0.67%) COM
2 1 (0.67%) HTML
2 1 (0.67%) J2EE
2 1 (0.67%) OpenDaylight
2 1 (0.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (37.33%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.33%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (3.33%) Driving Licence
4 5 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.67%) IVR
5 4 (2.67%) Replication
6 2 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.33%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.33%) Physics
7 1 (0.67%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 44 (29.33%) Windows
2 27 (18.00%) Windows Server
3 17 (11.33%) Linux
4 12 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (7.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (5.33%) CentOS
7 7 (4.67%) Unix
8 5 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.67%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.00%) Debian
10 3 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.00%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (28.00%) Presales
2 33 (22.00%) Network Design
3 13 (8.67%) CRM
3 13 (8.67%) ITIL
4 11 (7.33%) Migration
5 9 (6.00%) Change Control
6 8 (5.33%) Project Management
7 7 (4.67%) Mentoring
7 7 (4.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (4.00%) Coaching
9 5 (3.33%) Configuration Management
9 5 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (3.33%) Network Planning
9 5 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
10 4 (2.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (2.67%) Load Balancing
10 4 (2.67%) Network Management
10 4 (2.67%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (2.00%) High Availability
11 3 (2.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.33%) Perl
1 8 (5.33%) SQL
2 7 (4.67%) Python
2 7 (4.67%) Shell Script
3 5 (3.33%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.00%) C
5 2 (1.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.67%) Java
6 1 (0.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 65 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (21.33%) Degree
3 25 (16.67%) CCIE
3 25 (16.67%) CCNP
4 13 (8.67%) CCNA
5 11 (7.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (6.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (6.00%) Security Cleared
7 8 (5.33%) CCDP
8 6 (4.00%) MCSE
9 5 (3.33%) Check Point Certification
9 5 (3.33%) MCP
10 4 (2.67%) CCVP
10 4 (2.67%) JNCIP
11 3 (2.00%) A+ Certification
11 3 (2.00%) CEH
11 3 (2.00%) CISSP
12 2 (1.33%) MCSA
12 2 (1.33%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (1.33%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.67%) SLA
2 1 (0.67%) DICOM
2 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.67%) iptables
4 3 (2.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.67%) vSphere
5 1 (0.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (4.67%) Nagios
2 6 (4.00%) Puppet
3 5 (3.33%) Cacti
3 5 (3.33%) Nmap
3 5 (3.33%) SCCM
3 5 (3.33%) SmokePing
4 4 (2.67%) Backup Exec
4 4 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.33%) CFEngine
5 2 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.33%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (1.33%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 101 (67.33%) Cisco
2 44 (29.33%) Juniper
3 37 (24.67%) Microsoft
4 26 (17.33%) VMware
5 23 (15.33%) CheckPoint
6 14 (9.33%) Avaya
6 14 (9.33%) HP
7 9 (6.00%) F5
8 8 (5.33%) Red Hat
9 7 (4.67%) Citrix
9 7 (4.67%) Intel
9 7 (4.67%) Meraki
9 7 (4.67%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (4.00%) Forcepoint
11 5 (3.33%) Aruba
11 5 (3.33%) Mitel
11 5 (3.33%) Riverbed
11 5 (3.33%) SolarWinds
11 5 (3.33%) Stonesoft
12 4 (2.67%) Huawei
Reading, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Car,Bens,Bonus,Stock
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Commission + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £750000 per annum, Benefits plus personal OTE
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
LiveOps Cloud
Posted: 12 days ago