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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 68 65 95
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +30
Permanent jobs citing LAN 55 83 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.28% 3.72% 1.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.54% 14.82% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 47 64 47
Median salary £38,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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
522 560 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.09% 25.11% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 344 417 420
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,800 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 September 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Reading

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 102 (86.44%) WAN
2 63 (53.39%) Cisco
3 56 (47.46%) Windows
4 54 (45.76%) TCP/IP
5 50 (42.37%) Cisco Certification
6 47 (39.83%) VoIP
7 33 (27.97%) Microsoft
7 33 (27.97%) Skype for Business
8 31 (26.27%) SQL Server
8 31 (26.27%) Firewall
9 29 (24.58%) SQL
9 29 (24.58%) Avaya
10 28 (23.73%) CCNA
11 26 (22.03%) Wireless
11 26 (22.03%) VMware
12 25 (21.19%) Network Design
13 24 (20.34%) VPN
14 23 (19.49%) Active Directory
14 23 (19.49%) PBX
14 23 (19.49%) Mitel
14 23 (19.49%) Windows Server
15 22 (18.64%) Data Centre
15 22 (18.64%) NEC
16 20 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
17 19 (16.10%) MS Excel
17 19 (16.10%) Degree
18 18 (15.25%) MPLS
19 17 (14.41%) MS Exchange
19 17 (14.41%) Linux
19 17 (14.41%) Network Security

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 33 (27.97%) Skype for Business
2 17 (14.41%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.08%) IIS
4 4 (3.39%) Apache
4 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.39%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.69%) Confluence
5 2 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.69%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.85%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (16.10%) MS Excel
2 14 (11.86%) MS Office
3 9 (7.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.86%) Office 365
2 6 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.08%) IaaS
2 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.39%) SaaS
4 2 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 102 (86.44%) WAN
2 54 (45.76%) TCP/IP
3 47 (39.83%) VoIP
4 31 (26.27%) Firewall
5 26 (22.03%) Wireless
6 24 (20.34%) VPN
7 23 (19.49%) PBX
8 18 (15.25%) MPLS
9 17 (14.41%) Network Security
10 16 (13.56%) Ethernet
11 14 (11.86%) DNS
12 13 (11.02%) IP Telephony
13 12 (10.17%) CTI
14 10 (8.47%) Internet
15 8 (6.78%) 802.11
15 8 (6.78%) Skype
16 7 (5.93%) Broadband
16 7 (5.93%) DOCSIS
16 7 (5.93%) DSLAM
16 7 (5.93%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (26.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.69%) Big Data
2 2 (1.69%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 16 (13.56%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.78%) Marketing
3 5 (4.24%) Finance
4 4 (3.39%) French Language
4 4 (3.39%) Games
5 3 (2.54%) German Language
5 3 (2.54%) Portuguese Language
5 3 (2.54%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (25.42%) Technical Support
2 24 (20.34%) Support Engineer
3 22 (18.64%) Network Engineer
4 16 (13.56%) Technical Engineer
5 14 (11.86%) Technical Support Engineer
6 12 (10.17%) IT Support
7 11 (9.32%) Analyst
8 7 (5.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Cisco Consultant
9 6 (5.08%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 6 (5.08%) Consultant
9 6 (5.08%) Infrastructure Manager
9 6 (5.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 6 (5.08%) Network Consultant
9 6 (5.08%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.08%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.24%) Broadband Product Manager
10 5 (4.24%) Cisco Presales Consultant
10 5 (4.24%) IT Analyst
10 5 (4.24%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.47%) Web Services
2 8 (6.78%) 802.1X
3 7 (5.93%) .NET
4 2 (1.69%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.85%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.64%) Data Centre
2 15 (12.71%) Replication
3 11 (9.32%) Computer Science
3 11 (9.32%) IVR
4 7 (5.93%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.08%) Driving Licence
5 6 (5.08%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.08%) PMI
6 4 (3.39%) Fat Client
6 4 (3.39%) Thin Client
7 3 (2.54%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.69%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 56 (47.46%) Windows
2 23 (19.49%) Windows Server
3 17 (14.41%) Linux
4 12 (10.17%) Windows 7
5 10 (8.47%) Unix
5 10 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (5.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.39%) Windows 10
7 4 (3.39%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.69%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.85%) CentOS
10 1 (0.85%) Debian
10 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.85%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.19%) Network Design
2 14 (11.86%) Presales
2 14 (11.86%) Product Management
3 13 (11.02%) ITIL
4 7 (5.93%) CRM
4 7 (5.93%) Mentoring
4 7 (5.93%) Service Management
4 7 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (5.08%) Change Control
5 6 (5.08%) High Availability
5 6 (5.08%) Information Security
5 6 (5.08%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (5.08%) Network Planning
5 6 (5.08%) PRINCE2
5 6 (5.08%) Risk Management
5 6 (5.08%) Supplier Management
6 5 (4.24%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (4.24%) Problem Management
6 5 (4.24%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (24.58%) SQL
2 7 (5.93%) C#
3 6 (5.08%) C
3 6 (5.08%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.69%) Python
4 2 (1.69%) Tcl
4 2 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (42.37%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (23.73%) CCNA
3 20 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (16.10%) Degree
5 13 (11.02%) CCIE
6 12 (10.17%) MCSE
7 10 (8.47%) CCNP
8 8 (6.78%) MCITP
9 7 (5.93%) JNCIE
9 7 (5.93%) JNCIP
9 7 (5.93%) MCP
10 6 (5.08%) A+ Certification
10 6 (5.08%) PMI Certification
10 6 (5.08%) PMP
11 4 (3.39%) CEH
11 4 (3.39%) CISSP
11 4 (3.39%) MCSA
12 3 (2.54%) CCDP
13 2 (1.69%) HP ASE
13 2 (1.69%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.63%) SLA
2 7 (5.93%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (19.49%) Active Directory
2 16 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.63%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.39%) DFS Replication
4 4 (3.39%) Terminal Server
5 3 (2.54%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (5.08%) Cacti
1 6 (5.08%) Nagios
1 6 (5.08%) SmokePing
2 5 (4.24%) Nmap
3 4 (3.39%) SCCM
3 4 (3.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (3.39%) WSUS
4 3 (2.54%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.69%) Nessus
6 1 (0.85%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 63 (53.39%) Cisco
2 33 (27.97%) Microsoft
3 29 (24.58%) Avaya
4 26 (22.03%) VMware
5 23 (19.49%) Mitel
6 22 (18.64%) NEC
7 16 (13.56%) Juniper
8 10 (8.47%) CheckPoint
9 9 (7.63%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (6.78%) Aruba
11 6 (5.08%) Citrix
11 6 (5.08%) EMC
11 6 (5.08%) Riverbed
11 6 (5.08%) SolarWinds
11 6 (5.08%) Stonesoft
12 5 (4.24%) Oracle
13 4 (3.39%) Dell KACE
13 4 (3.39%) NetApp
13 4 (3.39%) Remedy
14 3 (2.54%) Zeacom
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Posted: 12 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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