The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 46 60 40
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.32% 2.13% 4.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 10.77% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 24
Median salary £50,000 £23,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+112.76% -60.83%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
91 130 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 28.71% 19.76% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 77 112 112
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

LAN
Salary Trend in Slough

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

LAN Salary Trend in Slough

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing LAN 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 Slough region with a requirement for LAN.

1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 14 (73.68%) Windows
3 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
4 12 (63.16%) WAN
5 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
6 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
6 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
7 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (42.11%) ITIL
8 8 (42.11%) Firewall
9 7 (36.84%) MPLS
9 7 (36.84%) Dell
9 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
9 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (31.58%) Degree
10 6 (31.58%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (31.58%) Change Management
10 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
11 5 (26.32%) Wireless
11 5 (26.32%) Migration
11 5 (26.32%) Firmware
11 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (26.32%) Avaya
11 5 (26.32%) MCSE
11 5 (26.32%) MCSA
11 5 (26.32%) DHCP
11 5 (26.32%) DNS
11 5 (26.32%) SLA
11 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
11 5 (26.32%) Windows 8

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 5 (26.32%) Skype for Business
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
1 5 (26.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) WAN
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 7 (36.84%) MPLS
4 5 (26.32%) DHCP
4 5 (26.32%) DNS
4 5 (26.32%) Wireless
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (10.53%) NetScreen
6 2 (10.53%) SAN
7 1 (5.26%) BGP
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
7 1 (5.26%) FWSM
7 1 (5.26%) NAS
7 1 (5.26%) Network Security
7 1 (5.26%) OSPF
7 1 (5.26%) TACACS
7 1 (5.26%) VPN
General
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 4 (21.05%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Junior
3 3 (15.79%) Junior Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Junior Network Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) LAN/WAN Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Network Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Assistant IT Manager
4 2 (10.53%) IT Assistant
4 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Network Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Network Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) PMI
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
4 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (26.32%) Windows 8
7 4 (21.05%) Mac OS X
7 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
7 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
8 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Change Management
2 6 (31.58%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (26.32%) Change Control
3 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
3 5 (26.32%) Migration
4 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
5 2 (10.53%) High Availability
5 2 (10.53%) Network Design
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Data Security
6 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (5.26%) Network Management
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) MCSA
2 5 (26.32%) MCSE
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (21.05%) NVQ Level 3
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (10.53%) CCNA
6 1 (5.26%) CCNP
6 1 (5.26%) JNCIA
6 1 (5.26%) MCITP
6 1 (5.26%) MCTS
6 1 (5.26%) MOS
6 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
3 5 (26.32%) Firmware
4 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
1 2 (10.53%) WSUS
2 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.26%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.26%) Nagios
2 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.26%) SCOM
2 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) Dell
4 5 (26.32%) Avaya
5 3 (15.79%) Juniper
5 3 (15.79%) VMware
6 1 (5.26%) BT
6 1 (5.26%) CA
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) F5
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) IBM
6 1 (5.26%) NetApp
6 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.26%) QNAP
6 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds