The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 108 113 129
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 29 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.33% 0.95% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.87% 3.15% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 6
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +14.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £37,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
VLAN
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
596 761 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.38% 30.14% 30.07%
Number of salaries quoted 405 431 515
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VLAN
Salary Trend in Reading

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Reading

VLAN
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Reading

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing VLAN 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 VLAN.

1 42 (80.77%) Firewall
2 40 (76.92%) Cisco
3 38 (73.08%) BGP
4 37 (71.15%) TCP/IP
5 36 (69.23%) OSPF
6 35 (67.31%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (57.69%) VMware
8 28 (53.85%) Cisco IOS
8 28 (53.85%) DNS
8 28 (53.85%) F5
9 26 (50.00%) Degree
10 25 (48.08%) MPLS
10 25 (48.08%) VPN
10 25 (48.08%) LAN
10 25 (48.08%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (46.15%) Network Management
11 24 (46.15%) Junos
11 24 (46.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 24 (46.15%) CCNA
11 24 (46.15%) Juniper
12 22 (42.31%) Telecoms
12 22 (42.31%) Load Balancing
13 20 (38.46%) CCNP
13 20 (38.46%) Data Centre
14 19 (36.54%) VPLS
15 18 (34.62%) TACACS
15 18 (34.62%) IPv4
15 18 (34.62%) IPv6
15 18 (34.62%) Check Point Certification
15 18 (34.62%) CheckPoint

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing VLAN 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 VLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.46%) MS Exchange
1 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.85%) IIS
3 2 (3.85%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.85%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.92%) Apache
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (80.77%) Firewall
2 38 (73.08%) BGP
3 37 (71.15%) TCP/IP
4 36 (69.23%) OSPF
5 28 (53.85%) DNS
5 28 (53.85%) Cisco IOS
6 25 (48.08%) MPLS
6 25 (48.08%) VPN
6 25 (48.08%) LAN
7 24 (46.15%) Junos
7 24 (46.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 19 (36.54%) VPLS
9 18 (34.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 18 (34.62%) Unicast
9 18 (34.62%) IPv4
9 18 (34.62%) IPv6
9 18 (34.62%) TACACS
10 16 (30.77%) FWSM
11 12 (23.08%) EIGRP
11 12 (23.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 22 (42.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (65.38%) Network Engineer
2 16 (30.77%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Analyst
3 6 (11.54%) Systems Analyst
3 6 (11.54%) Network Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Lead Network Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Senior Architect
5 4 (7.69%) Architect
5 4 (7.69%) Network Architect
5 4 (7.69%) Senior Network Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) IP Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Core Network Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.77%) CSS
2 3 (5.77%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.92%) HTML
3 1 (1.92%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.62%) Fat Client
3 5 (9.62%) Thin Client
4 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.85%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.92%) GIS
6 1 (1.92%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Windows
2 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.69%) Linux
5 3 (5.77%) UNIX
6 2 (3.85%) Android
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) Network Management
2 22 (42.31%) Load Balancing
3 18 (34.62%) ITIL
4 6 (11.54%) Network Design
5 5 (9.62%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.77%) B2B
7 3 (5.77%) Test Management
8 2 (3.85%) Email Management
8 2 (3.85%) Project Management
9 1 (1.92%) CRM
9 1 (1.92%) Change Management
9 1 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.92%) Validation
9 1 (1.92%) Capacity Management
9 1 (1.92%) Cyber Security
9 1 (1.92%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) Perl
2 3 (5.77%) SQL
3 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (67.31%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (50.00%) Degree
3 24 (46.15%) CCNA
4 20 (38.46%) CCNP
5 18 (34.62%) Check Point Certification
6 5 (9.62%) JNCIS
6 5 (9.62%) CCDP
6 5 (9.62%) MCP
6 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
6 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
6 5 (9.62%) CCSP
7 2 (3.85%) CCIE
7 2 (3.85%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (48.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
3 6 (11.54%) Terminal Services
4 4 (7.69%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.77%) Firmware
6 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.92%) XenApp
7 1 (1.92%) vSphere
7 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (76.92%) Cisco
2 30 (57.69%) VMware
3 28 (53.85%) F5
4 24 (46.15%) Juniper
5 18 (34.62%) CheckPoint
6 10 (19.23%) HP
7 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
8 6 (11.54%) Oracle
9 5 (9.62%) ProCurve
10 4 (7.69%) Fortinet
10 4 (7.69%) Aerohive Networks
11 3 (5.77%) WatchGuard
12 2 (3.85%) Dell
12 2 (3.85%) Lotus
12 2 (3.85%) Apple
13 1 (1.92%) Sage
13 1 (1.92%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 1 (1.92%) Citrix
13 1 (1.92%) Cramer
13 1 (1.92%) ComArch
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago