The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 122 124 120
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 17 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.71% 0.57% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% 1.86% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 12
Average salary £42,000 £55,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.63% +18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,600 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
766 700 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 32.00% 30.78% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 411 529 419
Average salary £47,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,400 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VLAN
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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 1 August 2014.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Reading

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 38 (100.00%) Firewall
2 25 (65.79%) TCP/IP
3 20 (52.63%) Cisco
4 18 (47.37%) Windows
5 17 (44.74%) MS Exchange
5 17 (44.74%) Active Directory
6 16 (42.11%) DNS
6 16 (42.11%) CheckPoint
7 15 (39.47%) VPN
7 15 (39.47%) RIP
7 15 (39.47%) VMware
7 15 (39.47%) F5
8 14 (36.84%) BGP
8 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
8 14 (36.84%) MPLS
9 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (34.21%) IPv6
9 13 (34.21%) SMTP
9 13 (34.21%) IIS
9 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (31.58%) Hyper-V
10 12 (31.58%) DHCP
10 12 (31.58%) OSPF
11 11 (28.95%) SAN
11 11 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (28.95%) SSL
11 11 (28.95%) SharePoint

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 17 (44.74%) MS Exchange
2 13 (34.21%) IIS
2 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2007
2 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (28.95%) SharePoint
4 10 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (100.00%) Firewall
2 25 (65.79%) TCP/IP
3 16 (42.11%) DNS
4 15 (39.47%) VPN
4 15 (39.47%) RIP
5 14 (36.84%) BGP
5 14 (36.84%) MPLS
6 13 (34.21%) IPv6
6 13 (34.21%) SMTP
7 12 (31.58%) DHCP
7 12 (31.58%) OSPF
8 11 (28.95%) SAN
8 11 (28.95%) SSL
8 11 (28.95%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (26.32%) EIGRP
9 10 (26.32%) IGRP
10 9 (23.68%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (23.68%) TACACS
10 9 (23.68%) H.323
10 9 (23.68%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Electronics
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Consultant
2 11 (28.95%) Network Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Support Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Network Consultant
4 8 (21.05%) Senior Support Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) Network Security Consultant
5 7 (18.42%) Security Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Server Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) IP Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Design Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Solutions Consultant
9 1 (2.63%) Technical Support Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Network Architect
9 1 (2.63%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) HP StorageWorks
2 2 (5.26%) Clustering
2 2 (5.26%) Replication
2 2 (5.26%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Windows
2 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (18.42%) Linux
4 4 (10.53%) UNIX
5 3 (7.89%) VMS
6 2 (5.26%) CentOS
6 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
2 4 (10.53%) Migration
2 4 (10.53%) Release Management
2 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
3 3 (7.89%) ITIL
3 3 (7.89%) CRM
3 3 (7.89%) High Availability
4 2 (5.26%) Change Control
4 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.63%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.63%) Network Design
5 1 (2.63%) Project Management
5 1 (2.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) Perl
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 6 (15.79%) Bash Shell
3 4 (10.53%) Ruby
3 4 (10.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (23.68%) CCNA
3 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (21.05%) MCSE
3 8 (21.05%) MCSA
3 8 (21.05%) MCITP
4 6 (15.79%) CCIE
5 4 (10.53%) CCNP
6 2 (5.26%) CWNA
7 1 (2.63%) CCDP
7 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (44.74%) Active Directory
2 12 (31.58%) Hyper-V
3 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (10.53%) Xen
5 3 (7.89%) VMware ESX
5 3 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (5.26%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Cisco
2 16 (42.11%) CheckPoint
3 15 (39.47%) VMware
3 15 (39.47%) F5
4 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 8 (21.05%) Symantec
5 8 (21.05%) Fortinet
6 7 (18.42%) Juniper
7 5 (13.16%) Citrix
8 3 (7.89%) HP
8 3 (7.89%) Dell
8 3 (7.89%) EMC
8 3 (7.89%) Hitachi
8 3 (7.89%) NetApp
8 3 (7.89%) Brocade
9 2 (5.26%) Radware
9 2 (5.26%) Redback
9 2 (5.26%) SAP
9 2 (5.26%) Nokia
9 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
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