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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 116 135 128
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 31 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.19% 0.63% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.40% 1.99% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 3
Average salary £57,500 £40,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.97% +24.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £33,200 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%
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
911 806 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.09% 31.65% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 463 548 492
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Reading

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 34 (66.67%) MPLS
2 30 (58.82%) Firewall
2 30 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (52.94%) TCP/IP
3 27 (52.94%) VPN
4 25 (49.02%) Cisco
5 24 (47.06%) OSPF
6 23 (45.10%) BGP
6 23 (45.10%) WAN
6 23 (45.10%) Network Security
7 22 (43.14%) Project Management
8 21 (41.18%) IPsec
8 21 (41.18%) DNS
9 20 (39.22%) Linux
10 19 (37.25%) SLA
11 18 (35.29%) DHCP
12 16 (31.37%) IPv6
12 16 (31.37%) CCNA
12 16 (31.37%) Windows
13 15 (29.41%) Juniper
14 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
14 14 (27.45%) Cisco IOS
15 13 (25.49%) Change Management
16 12 (23.53%) Network Design
16 12 (23.53%) CCNP
17 11 (21.57%) Cyber Security
17 11 (21.57%) LAN
17 11 (21.57%) Open Source
18 10 (19.61%) Cisco Nexus
18 10 (19.61%) EIGRP

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.88%) IIS
2 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.92%) Apache
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.96%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 34 (66.67%) MPLS
2 30 (58.82%) Firewall
3 27 (52.94%) TCP/IP
3 27 (52.94%) VPN
4 24 (47.06%) OSPF
5 23 (45.10%) BGP
5 23 (45.10%) WAN
5 23 (45.10%) Network Security
6 21 (41.18%) IPsec
6 21 (41.18%) DNS
7 18 (35.29%) DHCP
8 16 (31.37%) IPv6
9 14 (27.45%) Cisco IOS
10 11 (21.57%) LAN
11 10 (19.61%) EIGRP
11 10 (19.61%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (17.65%) Junos
12 9 (17.65%) VoIP
13 8 (15.69%) Ethernet
14 7 (13.73%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Advertising
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Network Engineer
2 14 (27.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Security Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Consultant
3 8 (15.69%) IT Security Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Network Consultant
5 5 (9.80%) Security Consultant
5 5 (9.80%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Design Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Network Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Risk Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Transmission Planner
7 2 (3.92%) IP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Open Source
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) HP StorageWorks
4 2 (3.92%) Replication
4 2 (3.92%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) Linux
2 16 (31.37%) Windows
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.88%) VMS
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) CentOS
4 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.96%) UNIX
5 1 (1.96%) AIX
5 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) Project Management
2 13 (25.49%) Change Management
3 12 (23.53%) Network Design
4 11 (21.57%) Cyber Security
5 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
6 6 (11.76%) SIEM
6 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 5 (9.80%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (7.84%) Change Control
9 3 (5.88%) Ethical Hacking
9 3 (5.88%) High Availability
9 3 (5.88%) ITIL
9 3 (5.88%) Mobile Commerce
9 3 (5.88%) Security Management
9 3 (5.88%) Information Security
9 3 (5.88%) Network Architecture
9 3 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (3.92%) Knowledge Management
10 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
10 2 (3.92%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) C
1 3 (5.88%) Java
2 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (31.37%) CCNA
3 12 (23.53%) CCNP
4 4 (7.84%) CCDP
4 4 (7.84%) CCSP
5 2 (3.92%) CCIE
5 2 (3.92%) JNCIS
5 2 (3.92%) CWNA
6 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.96%) MCSD
6 1 (1.96%) MCSE
6 1 (1.96%) CCA
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.96%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (37.25%) SLA
2 7 (13.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (7.84%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (3.92%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.92%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 25 (49.02%) Cisco
2 15 (29.41%) Juniper
3 8 (15.69%) CheckPoint
4 7 (13.73%) Citrix
5 6 (11.76%) F5
5 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.84%) HP
6 4 (7.84%) VMware
7 3 (5.88%) Dell
7 3 (5.88%) EMC
7 3 (5.88%) Hitachi
7 3 (5.88%) NetApp
7 3 (5.88%) Symantec
7 3 (5.88%) Huawei
7 3 (5.88%) Brocade
8 2 (3.92%) Radware
8 2 (3.92%) CA
8 2 (3.92%) Nokia
8 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.92%) Redback
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Posted: 9 days ago
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