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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 73 49 89
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +40
Permanent jobs citing LAN 61 118 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.38% 5.21% 2.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.13% 19.09% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 48 105 48
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £32,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
503 618 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.88% 27.26% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 375 386 395
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 26 July 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Reading

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 131 (92.91%) WAN
2 89 (63.12%) Cisco
3 69 (48.94%) Cisco Certification
4 52 (36.88%) TCP/IP
5 51 (36.17%) Windows
6 50 (35.46%) VoIP
7 46 (32.62%) Firewall
7 46 (32.62%) Wireless
7 46 (32.62%) Data Centre
8 35 (24.82%) Microsoft
9 32 (22.70%) VPN
10 31 (21.99%) SQL Server
10 31 (21.99%) Skype for Business
11 30 (21.28%) Avaya
12 28 (19.86%) SQL
12 28 (19.86%) MPLS
12 28 (19.86%) Windows Server
13 27 (19.15%) CCNA
14 26 (18.44%) VMware
14 26 (18.44%) Presales
15 24 (17.02%) Juniper
16 23 (16.31%) CCIE
16 23 (16.31%) Mitel
17 22 (15.60%) Active Directory
17 22 (15.60%) PBX
18 21 (14.89%) MS Excel
18 21 (14.89%) NEC
18 21 (14.89%) Network Security
19 20 (14.18%) Degree
19 20 (14.18%) Network Design

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 31 (21.99%) Skype for Business
2 14 (9.93%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.55%) IIS
4 4 (2.84%) Apache
4 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.42%) Confluence
5 2 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.71%) JBoss
Applications
1 21 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 17 (12.06%) MS Office
3 14 (9.93%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.38%) Office 365
2 6 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.26%) IaaS
2 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 131 (92.91%) WAN
2 52 (36.88%) TCP/IP
3 50 (35.46%) VoIP
4 46 (32.62%) Firewall
4 46 (32.62%) Wireless
5 32 (22.70%) VPN
6 28 (19.86%) MPLS
7 22 (15.60%) PBX
8 21 (14.89%) Network Security
9 19 (13.48%) IP Telephony
10 15 (10.64%) BGP
10 15 (10.64%) Internet
11 14 (9.93%) Ethernet
11 14 (9.93%) OSPF
12 12 (8.51%) CTI
13 10 (7.09%) SAN
14 9 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (6.38%) EIGRP
15 8 (5.67%) DNS
15 8 (5.67%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (21.99%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.42%) Big Data
2 2 (1.42%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.42%) JIRA
General
1 17 (12.06%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.55%) Games
3 3 (2.13%) Finance
3 3 (2.13%) French Language
3 3 (2.13%) German Language
3 3 (2.13%) Portuguese Language
3 3 (2.13%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.42%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.42%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Legal
5 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (19.86%) Technical Support
2 24 (17.02%) Consultant
3 23 (16.31%) Cisco Consultant
3 23 (16.31%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 23 (16.31%) Network Consultant
3 23 (16.31%) Support Engineer
4 16 (11.35%) Network Engineer
4 16 (11.35%) Technical Engineer
5 15 (10.64%) Analyst
6 14 (9.93%) Presales Consultant
7 13 (9.22%) Cisco Presales Consultant
7 13 (9.22%) Technical Support Engineer
7 13 (9.22%) WAN Consultant
8 10 (7.09%) IT Support
9 8 (5.67%) Designer
9 8 (5.67%) Infrastructure Manager
9 8 (5.67%) Network Designer
9 8 (5.67%) Service Analyst
10 7 (4.96%) Juniper Consultant
10 7 (4.96%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.38%) Web Services
2 6 (4.26%) .NET
2 6 (4.26%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.42%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.71%) HTML
4 1 (0.71%) J2EE
4 1 (0.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (32.62%) Data Centre
2 16 (11.35%) Replication
3 12 (8.51%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.51%) IVR
4 9 (6.38%) Driving Licence
5 8 (5.67%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (4.26%) PMI
7 4 (2.84%) Fat Client
7 4 (2.84%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.84%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.42%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.71%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 51 (36.17%) Windows
2 28 (19.86%) Windows Server
3 19 (13.48%) Linux
4 12 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (6.38%) Unix
5 9 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (5.67%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.84%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.84%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.13%) Debian
8 3 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.13%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.42%) CentOS
9 2 (1.42%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (18.44%) Presales
2 20 (14.18%) Network Design
3 14 (9.93%) ITIL
4 8 (5.67%) CRM
4 8 (5.67%) Mentoring
5 7 (4.96%) Change Control
5 7 (4.96%) Coaching
5 7 (4.96%) Project Management
6 6 (4.26%) Migration
6 6 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (4.26%) Network Planning
6 6 (4.26%) PRINCE2
6 6 (4.26%) Product Management
6 6 (4.26%) Risk Management
6 6 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (4.26%) Supplier Management
7 5 (3.55%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (3.55%) Case Management
7 5 (3.55%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 28 (19.86%) SQL
2 6 (4.26%) C
2 6 (4.26%) C#
2 6 (4.26%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.42%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.71%) Java
4 1 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 69 (48.94%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (19.15%) CCNA
3 23 (16.31%) CCIE
4 20 (14.18%) Degree
5 16 (11.35%) CCNP
6 15 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (9.22%) MCSE
8 8 (5.67%) CCDP
8 8 (5.67%) MCP
9 6 (4.26%) PMI Certification
9 6 (4.26%) PMP
10 4 (2.84%) MCSA
10 4 (2.84%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.84%) Security Cleared
11 3 (2.13%) A+ Certification
11 3 (2.13%) CEH
11 3 (2.13%) CISSP
11 3 (2.13%) JNCIE
11 3 (2.13%) JNCIP
11 3 (2.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.77%) SLA
2 2 (1.42%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (15.60%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.84%) DFS Replication
3 4 (2.84%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.84%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.71%) vSphere
4 1 (0.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (4.26%) Cacti
1 6 (4.26%) Nagios
1 6 (4.26%) SmokePing
2 4 (2.84%) Nmap
2 4 (2.84%) SCCM
2 4 (2.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (2.84%) WSUS
3 2 (1.42%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.71%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.71%) Nessus
Vendors
1 89 (63.12%) Cisco
2 35 (24.82%) Microsoft
3 30 (21.28%) Avaya
4 26 (18.44%) VMware
5 24 (17.02%) Juniper
6 23 (16.31%) Mitel
7 21 (14.89%) NEC
8 17 (12.06%) CheckPoint
9 9 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (5.67%) Aruba
10 8 (5.67%) EMC
11 7 (4.96%) Citrix
11 7 (4.96%) HP
12 6 (4.26%) Riverbed
12 6 (4.26%) SolarWinds
12 6 (4.26%) Stonesoft
13 4 (2.84%) Dell KACE
13 4 (2.84%) F5
13 4 (2.84%) Oracle
13 4 (2.84%) Remedy
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