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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 131 124 125
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 19 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.80% 0.87% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.61% 2.94% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 8
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £41,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
728 715 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.47% 29.57% 37.79%
Number of salaries quoted 387 477 635
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 5 May 2015.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Reading

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 37 (74.00%) Cisco Certification
1 37 (74.00%) MPLS
2 32 (64.00%) Firewall
3 29 (58.00%) Cisco
4 28 (56.00%) BGP
5 26 (52.00%) OSPF
5 26 (52.00%) DNS
6 24 (48.00%) IPsec
7 23 (46.00%) TCP/IP
8 22 (44.00%) VPN
8 22 (44.00%) CCNP
9 20 (40.00%) WAN
10 19 (38.00%) CCNA
10 19 (38.00%) SLA
11 18 (36.00%) Linux
12 17 (34.00%) Windows
12 17 (34.00%) Project Management
13 16 (32.00%) Network Design
13 16 (32.00%) Network Security
14 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
15 14 (28.00%) VoIP
15 14 (28.00%) DHCP
15 14 (28.00%) EIGRP
16 12 (24.00%) CCSP
16 12 (24.00%) VMware
16 12 (24.00%) CCDP
17 11 (22.00%) IPv6
17 11 (22.00%) PPP
17 11 (22.00%) SNMP
17 11 (22.00%) Change Management

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 2 (4.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (4.00%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.00%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (74.00%) MPLS
2 32 (64.00%) Firewall
3 28 (56.00%) BGP
4 26 (52.00%) OSPF
4 26 (52.00%) DNS
5 24 (48.00%) IPsec
6 23 (46.00%) TCP/IP
7 22 (44.00%) VPN
8 20 (40.00%) WAN
9 16 (32.00%) Network Security
10 14 (28.00%) EIGRP
10 14 (28.00%) DHCP
10 14 (28.00%) VoIP
11 11 (22.00%) PPP
11 11 (22.00%) SNMP
11 11 (22.00%) IPv6
11 11 (22.00%) Spanning Tree
12 10 (20.00%) DSL
12 10 (20.00%) X.21
12 10 (20.00%) ISDN
General
1 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Security Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Risk Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Design Authority
7 2 (4.00%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Core Network Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Technical Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (2.00%) MAPI
2 1 (2.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Open Source
2 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Linux
2 17 (34.00%) Windows
3 7 (14.00%) UNIX
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.00%) Solaris
6 2 (4.00%) AIX
6 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Project Management
2 16 (32.00%) Network Design
3 11 (22.00%) Load Balancing
3 11 (22.00%) Change Management
3 11 (22.00%) Cyber Security
4 7 (14.00%) SIEM
5 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.00%) Mobile Commerce
6 4 (8.00%) Security Management
6 4 (8.00%) Information Security
6 4 (8.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (8.00%) Network Architecture
6 4 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (6.00%) Test Management
8 2 (4.00%) Network Management
8 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.00%) ITIL
8 2 (4.00%) Migration
8 2 (4.00%) Email Management
9 1 (2.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) C
1 4 (8.00%) Java
2 2 (4.00%) Perl
2 2 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (74.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (44.00%) CCNP
3 19 (38.00%) CCNA
4 12 (24.00%) CCDP
4 12 (24.00%) CCSP
5 9 (18.00%) JNCIS
6 3 (6.00%) CCIP
7 2 (4.00%) Degree
7 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.00%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.00%) CCA
7 2 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (4.00%) CCEA
7 2 (4.00%) MCP
7 2 (4.00%) MCSD
7 2 (4.00%) MCSE
8 1 (2.00%) CCIE
8 1 (2.00%) HNC
8 1 (2.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (38.00%) SLA
2 4 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) Cisco
2 12 (24.00%) VMware
3 11 (22.00%) F5
4 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (18.00%) Citrix
5 9 (18.00%) Juniper
6 4 (8.00%) HP
6 4 (8.00%) Huawei
7 3 (6.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.00%) WatchGuard
8 2 (4.00%) Dell
8 2 (4.00%) Lotus
8 2 (4.00%) Apple
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