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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 56 47 75
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +28
Permanent jobs citing LAN 77 111 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.42% 4.83% 2.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.98% 16.57% 9.20%
Number of salaries quoted 61 92 49
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,525 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,350 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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 Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
514 670 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.49% 29.13% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 414 370 459
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 May 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Reading

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 121 (87.05%) WAN
2 94 (67.63%) Cisco
3 63 (45.32%) Cisco Certification
4 57 (41.01%) Firewall
5 55 (39.57%) Data Centre
6 46 (33.09%) Wireless
7 45 (32.37%) Windows
8 37 (26.62%) Microsoft
8 37 (26.62%) MPLS
9 36 (25.90%) VPN
9 36 (25.90%) Presales
10 33 (23.74%) TCP/IP
10 33 (23.74%) Juniper
11 29 (20.86%) VoIP
12 27 (19.42%) Windows Server
13 26 (18.71%) VMware
13 26 (18.71%) Degree
14 25 (17.99%) Network Design
15 24 (17.27%) Internet
15 24 (17.27%) Telecoms
15 24 (17.27%) MS Excel
15 24 (17.27%) CCIE
16 22 (15.83%) CheckPoint
16 22 (15.83%) BGP
16 22 (15.83%) CCNP
17 21 (15.11%) Active Directory
17 21 (15.11%) OSPF
18 20 (14.39%) SLA
18 20 (14.39%) Network Security
19 17 (12.23%) Linux

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 10 (7.19%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.04%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.88%) Apache
3 4 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.16%) IIS
4 3 (2.16%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.44%) Confluence
5 2 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.72%) JBoss
Applications
1 24 (17.27%) MS Excel
2 14 (10.07%) MS Visio
3 13 (9.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.32%) Office 365
2 3 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.16%) IaaS
2 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 121 (87.05%) WAN
2 57 (41.01%) Firewall
3 46 (33.09%) Wireless
4 37 (26.62%) MPLS
5 36 (25.90%) VPN
6 33 (23.74%) TCP/IP
7 29 (20.86%) VoIP
8 24 (17.27%) Internet
9 22 (15.83%) BGP
10 21 (15.11%) OSPF
11 20 (14.39%) Network Security
12 16 (11.51%) Ethernet
13 13 (9.35%) IP Telephony
13 13 (9.35%) VPLS
14 11 (7.91%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (7.91%) EIGRP
15 10 (7.19%) HSRP
15 10 (7.19%) SAN
15 10 (7.19%) Spanning Tree
16 9 (6.47%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.44%) Big Data
2 2 (1.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.44%) JIRA
General
1 24 (17.27%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.32%) Marketing
3 5 (3.60%) Finance
3 5 (3.60%) Games
4 3 (2.16%) French Language
4 3 (2.16%) German Language
4 3 (2.16%) Portuguese Language
4 3 (2.16%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.44%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.44%) Retail
6 1 (0.72%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Banking
6 1 (0.72%) Legal
6 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (20.14%) Consultant
2 27 (19.42%) Cisco Consultant
2 27 (19.42%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 27 (19.42%) Network Consultant
3 23 (16.55%) Network Engineer
4 17 (12.23%) Analyst
4 17 (12.23%) Support Engineer
5 14 (10.07%) Presales Consultant
6 13 (9.35%) Cisco Presales Consultant
6 13 (9.35%) WAN Consultant
7 11 (7.91%) Service Analyst
7 11 (7.91%) Technical Engineer
8 10 (7.19%) IT Support
8 10 (7.19%) Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (7.19%) Technical Support
9 9 (6.47%) Technical Support Engineer
10 8 (5.76%) Cisco Engineer
10 8 (5.76%) Designer
10 8 (5.76%) Network Designer
11 7 (5.04%) Juniper Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.32%) 802.1X
1 6 (4.32%) Web Services
2 2 (1.44%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.72%) HTML
3 1 (0.72%) J2EE
3 1 (0.72%) OpenDaylight
3 1 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (39.57%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.63%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.76%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (5.04%) Driving Licence
5 6 (4.32%) IVR
5 6 (4.32%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.32%) Replication
6 3 (2.16%) PMI
7 2 (1.44%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 45 (32.37%) Windows
2 27 (19.42%) Windows Server
3 17 (12.23%) Linux
4 9 (6.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (5.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (5.04%) Unix
7 4 (2.88%) CentOS
7 4 (2.88%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.16%) Debian
8 3 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.16%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.90%) Presales
2 25 (17.99%) Network Design
3 17 (12.23%) ITIL
4 12 (8.63%) CRM
5 10 (7.19%) Change Control
6 9 (6.47%) Mentoring
7 8 (5.76%) Coaching
7 8 (5.76%) Migration
7 8 (5.76%) Project Management
8 7 (5.04%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (4.32%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (4.32%) Network Planning
10 5 (3.60%) Case Management
10 5 (3.60%) High Availability
10 5 (3.60%) Information Security
10 5 (3.60%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (3.60%) WFM
11 4 (2.88%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (2.88%) Load Balancing
11 4 (2.88%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.76%) SQL
2 6 (4.32%) C
2 6 (4.32%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.88%) Perl
4 3 (2.16%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.16%) Python
5 2 (1.44%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.72%) Java
6 1 (0.72%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 63 (45.32%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (18.71%) Degree
3 24 (17.27%) CCIE
4 22 (15.83%) CCNP
5 13 (9.35%) CCNA
6 11 (7.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (6.47%) SC Cleared
7 9 (6.47%) Security Cleared
8 8 (5.76%) CCDP
8 8 (5.76%) MCSE
9 5 (3.60%) Check Point Certification
9 5 (3.60%) MCP
10 4 (2.88%) MCITP
11 3 (2.16%) A+ Certification
11 3 (2.16%) CEH
11 3 (2.16%) CISSP
11 3 (2.16%) PMI Certification
11 3 (2.16%) PMP
12 2 (1.44%) JNCIP
12 2 (1.44%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (14.39%) SLA
2 2 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (15.11%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.44%) iptables
4 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.72%) vSphere
4 1 (0.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (4.32%) Cacti
1 6 (4.32%) Nagios
1 6 (4.32%) SmokePing
2 5 (3.60%) Nmap
3 4 (2.88%) SCCM
4 2 (1.44%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.44%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (1.44%) Nessus
4 2 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 94 (67.63%) Cisco
2 37 (26.62%) Microsoft
3 33 (23.74%) Juniper
4 26 (18.71%) VMware
5 22 (15.83%) CheckPoint
6 13 (9.35%) Avaya
7 9 (6.47%) F5
7 9 (6.47%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (5.76%) HP
9 7 (5.04%) Aruba
9 7 (5.04%) Intel
9 7 (5.04%) Meraki
10 6 (4.32%) Riverbed
10 6 (4.32%) SolarWinds
10 6 (4.32%) Stonesoft
11 5 (3.60%) EMC
11 5 (3.60%) Mitel
12 4 (2.88%) Citrix
12 4 (2.88%) Oracle
12 4 (2.88%) Red Hat
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