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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 78 50 77
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +27
Permanent jobs citing LAN 60 115 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.34% 5.06% 2.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.32% 19.04% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 43 101 61
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
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
487 604 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.13% 26.56% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 369 371 454
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Reading

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for LAN.

1 124 (91.18%) WAN
2 89 (65.44%) Cisco
3 60 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
4 52 (38.24%) Firewall
5 48 (35.29%) Data Centre
6 47 (34.56%) Wireless
7 45 (33.09%) Windows
8 37 (27.21%) TCP/IP
9 36 (26.47%) VoIP
10 33 (24.26%) VPN
11 32 (23.53%) Microsoft
12 30 (22.06%) MPLS
12 30 (22.06%) Presales
13 28 (20.59%) VMware
14 27 (19.85%) Windows Server
15 26 (19.12%) Juniper
16 22 (16.18%) Degree
16 22 (16.18%) Active Directory
17 21 (15.44%) MS Excel
17 21 (15.44%) Telecoms
17 21 (15.44%) Network Design
18 20 (14.71%) Network Security
18 20 (14.71%) CCIE
19 19 (13.97%) CCNA
19 19 (13.97%) SQL Server
20 18 (13.24%) CheckPoint
20 18 (13.24%) Internet
20 18 (13.24%) Linux
20 18 (13.24%) Avaya
20 18 (13.24%) SLA

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 13 (9.56%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.94%) Apache
3 4 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.94%) IIS
4 2 (1.47%) Confluence
4 2 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.74%) JBoss
Applications
1 21 (15.44%) MS Excel
2 14 (10.29%) MS Visio
3 13 (9.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.88%) Office 365
2 5 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.68%) IaaS
2 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 124 (91.18%) WAN
2 52 (38.24%) Firewall
3 47 (34.56%) Wireless
4 37 (27.21%) TCP/IP
5 36 (26.47%) VoIP
6 33 (24.26%) VPN
7 30 (22.06%) MPLS
8 20 (14.71%) Network Security
9 18 (13.24%) Internet
10 17 (12.50%) IP Telephony
11 15 (11.03%) BGP
11 15 (11.03%) Ethernet
12 14 (10.29%) OSPF
13 12 (8.82%) SAN
14 11 (8.09%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (7.35%) PBX
16 9 (6.62%) EIGRP
16 9 (6.62%) VPLS
17 8 (5.88%) Spanning Tree
17 8 (5.88%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.97%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.47%) Big Data
2 2 (1.47%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.47%) JIRA
General
1 21 (15.44%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.68%) Games
2 5 (3.68%) Marketing
3 3 (2.21%) Finance
3 3 (2.21%) French Language
3 3 (2.21%) German Language
3 3 (2.21%) Portuguese Language
3 3 (2.21%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.47%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.74%) Legal
5 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (19.12%) Consultant
2 25 (18.38%) Cisco Consultant
2 25 (18.38%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 25 (18.38%) Network Consultant
3 19 (13.97%) Network Engineer
4 18 (13.24%) Support Engineer
5 17 (12.50%) Technical Support
6 15 (11.03%) Analyst
7 14 (10.29%) Presales Consultant
8 13 (9.56%) Cisco Presales Consultant
8 13 (9.56%) WAN Consultant
9 12 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
10 10 (7.35%) IT Support
11 9 (6.62%) Technical Support Engineer
12 8 (5.88%) Designer
12 8 (5.88%) Network Designer
12 8 (5.88%) Service Analyst
13 7 (5.15%) Infrastructure Manager
13 7 (5.15%) Juniper Consultant
13 7 (5.15%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.88%) Web Services
2 6 (4.41%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.47%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.74%) .NET
4 1 (0.74%) HTML
4 1 (0.74%) J2EE
4 1 (0.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.09%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.35%) Replication
4 8 (5.88%) Driving Licence
4 8 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (5.15%) IVR
6 5 (3.68%) PMI
7 4 (2.94%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.21%) Fat Client
8 3 (2.21%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.47%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 45 (33.09%) Windows
2 27 (19.85%) Windows Server
3 18 (13.24%) Linux
4 11 (8.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (6.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (5.88%) Unix
7 6 (4.41%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.94%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.21%) Debian
9 3 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.21%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.21%) Windows 10
9 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.47%) CentOS
11 1 (0.74%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.06%) Presales
2 21 (15.44%) Network Design
3 14 (10.29%) ITIL
4 10 (7.35%) Change Control
5 8 (5.88%) Coaching
5 8 (5.88%) CRM
5 8 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 7 (5.15%) Project Management
6 7 (5.15%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (4.41%) Migration
7 6 (4.41%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (4.41%) Network Planning
8 5 (3.68%) Case Management
8 5 (3.68%) PRINCE2
8 5 (3.68%) Risk Management
8 5 (3.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (3.68%) Supplier Management
8 5 (3.68%) WFM
9 4 (2.94%) Information Security
9 4 (2.94%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.76%) SQL
2 6 (4.41%) C
2 6 (4.41%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.47%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.74%) C#
4 1 (0.74%) Java
4 1 (0.74%) Perl
Qualifications
1 60 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (16.18%) Degree
3 20 (14.71%) CCIE
4 19 (13.97%) CCNA
5 15 (11.03%) CCNP
6 10 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (5.88%) CCDP
7 8 (5.88%) MCSE
7 8 (5.88%) SC Cleared
7 8 (5.88%) Security Cleared
8 5 (3.68%) PMI Certification
8 5 (3.68%) PMP
9 4 (2.94%) MCP
10 3 (2.21%) A+ Certification
10 3 (2.21%) CEH
10 3 (2.21%) CISSP
10 3 (2.21%) MCITP
10 3 (2.21%) MCSA
11 2 (1.47%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (1.47%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.24%) SLA
2 2 (1.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (16.18%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.21%) DFS Replication
3 3 (2.21%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.21%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.74%) vSphere
4 1 (0.74%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (4.41%) Cacti
1 6 (4.41%) Nagios
1 6 (4.41%) SmokePing
2 4 (2.94%) Nmap
2 4 (2.94%) SCCM
3 3 (2.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.21%) WSUS
4 2 (1.47%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.74%) Nessus
Vendors
1 89 (65.44%) Cisco
2 32 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 28 (20.59%) VMware
4 26 (19.12%) Juniper
5 18 (13.24%) Avaya
5 18 (13.24%) CheckPoint
6 11 (8.09%) Mitel
7 10 (7.35%) NEC
8 9 (6.62%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (5.88%) Aruba
9 8 (5.88%) HP
10 7 (5.15%) EMC
11 6 (4.41%) Citrix
11 6 (4.41%) F5
11 6 (4.41%) Riverbed
11 6 (4.41%) SolarWinds
11 6 (4.41%) Stonesoft
12 5 (3.68%) Intel
12 5 (3.68%) Meraki
13 4 (2.94%) Oracle
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