The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 87 118 116
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -2
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 18 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.44% 1.29% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 4.41% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 11
Median salary £40,750 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.30% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £68,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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
342 612 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.36% 29.20% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 217 477 382
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing VLAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Reading

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing VLAN 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 VLAN.

1 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 30 (81.08%) VMware
3 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
3 25 (67.57%) Windows Server
4 23 (62.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (59.46%) Hyper-V
6 21 (56.76%) Firewall
7 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (45.95%) WAN
9 16 (43.24%) LAN
9 16 (43.24%) TCP/IP
10 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
11 11 (29.73%) SLA
11 11 (29.73%) Juniper
11 11 (29.73%) VPN
11 11 (29.73%) ITIL
11 11 (29.73%) Windows 7
12 10 (27.03%) Office 365
12 10 (27.03%) DNS
12 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
13 9 (24.32%) Linux
13 9 (24.32%) NetApp
14 8 (21.62%) SAN
14 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (21.62%) BGP
14 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
14 8 (21.62%) PKI
14 8 (21.62%) Data Protection
14 8 (21.62%) NAS
15 7 (18.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

VLAN
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 (27.03%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.92%) IIS
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.41%) Apache
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (56.76%) Firewall
2 17 (45.95%) WAN
3 16 (43.24%) LAN
3 16 (43.24%) TCP/IP
4 11 (29.73%) VPN
5 10 (27.03%) DNS
6 8 (21.62%) BGP
6 8 (21.62%) NAS
6 8 (21.62%) SAN
7 6 (16.22%) Kerberos
8 5 (13.51%) iSCSI
8 5 (13.51%) Network Security
9 4 (10.81%) SSL
10 3 (8.11%) RIP
10 3 (8.11%) SMTP
10 3 (8.11%) VoIP
11 2 (5.41%) DHCP
11 2 (5.41%) FTP
11 2 (5.41%) MPLS
11 2 (5.41%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Redmine
2 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Support Engineer
2 14 (37.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Support
3 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Network Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (13.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Administrator
5 5 (13.51%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (8.11%) Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Network Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Network Support
7 3 (8.11%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) PKI
2 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
3 5 (13.51%) Clustering
4 4 (10.81%) Replication
5 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 25 (67.57%) Windows Server
3 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (29.73%) Windows 7
5 9 (24.32%) Linux
6 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (13.51%) Unix
8 4 (10.81%) Ubuntu
8 4 (10.81%) Windows 10
9 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.70%) CentOS
10 1 (2.70%) Debian
10 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) ITIL
2 8 (21.62%) Data Protection
3 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.41%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (5.41%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (5.41%) Presales
5 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.70%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.70%) Network Design
6 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.70%) Open Source
6 1 (2.70%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.70%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.81%) Python
3 3 (8.11%) Perl
4 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.41%) Java
4 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.41%) SQL
5 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (18.92%) MCP
2 7 (18.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (13.51%) CCNA
3 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (13.51%) MCTS
4 3 (8.11%) CCNP
4 3 (8.11%) MCSE
4 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.41%) CCIE
5 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.41%) MCITP
5 2 (5.41%) MCSA
5 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (29.73%) SLA
2 3 (8.11%) ISO 9001
2 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.70%) ISO22301
System Software
1 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 23 (62.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (59.46%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) vMotion
1 5 (13.51%) WSUS
2 3 (8.11%) Ansible
2 3 (8.11%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (5.41%) SCCM
4 1 (2.70%) Puppet
4 1 (2.70%) SCOM
4 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 30 (81.08%) VMware
2 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
3 11 (29.73%) Juniper
4 9 (24.32%) NetApp
5 7 (18.92%) Cisco
6 4 (10.81%) Barracuda Networks
6 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
6 4 (10.81%) HP
7 2 (5.41%) F5
7 2 (5.41%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.41%) Foundry
7 2 (5.41%) Palo Alto
7 2 (5.41%) Veeam
8 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds