The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 38 40 50
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 37 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.56% 4.78% 3.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.39% 18.92% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 15
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
LAN
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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
173 148 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 25.98% 25.26% 21.56%
Number of salaries quoted 102 117 101
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Slough region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Slough

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing LAN 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 LAN.

1 53 (85.48%) WAN
2 35 (56.45%) Cisco
3 33 (53.23%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (45.16%) Windows
5 26 (41.94%) CCNA
6 23 (37.10%) ITIL
7 22 (35.48%) VPN
7 22 (35.48%) Firewall
8 19 (30.65%) Microsoft
9 17 (27.42%) OpenUP
10 16 (25.81%) VMware
10 16 (25.81%) Change Management
11 15 (24.19%) Citrix
12 13 (20.97%) Linux
12 13 (20.97%) MPLS
12 13 (20.97%) Wireless
13 12 (19.35%) IPsec
13 12 (19.35%) Project Management
13 12 (19.35%) VoIP
13 12 (19.35%) TCP/IP
13 12 (19.35%) SSL
14 11 (17.74%) CCNP
14 11 (17.74%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (17.74%) Juniper
14 11 (17.74%) Oracle
14 11 (17.74%) Manufacturing
14 11 (17.74%) FMCG
14 11 (17.74%) Network Security
14 11 (17.74%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (16.13%) Mentoring

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing LAN 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 LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.29%) SharePoint
1 7 (11.29%) Lync
2 3 (4.84%) Apache
2 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.23%) IIS
3 2 (3.23%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.68%) MS Office
3 4 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 53 (85.48%) WAN
2 22 (35.48%) VPN
2 22 (35.48%) Firewall
3 13 (20.97%) Wireless
3 13 (20.97%) MPLS
4 12 (19.35%) IPsec
4 12 (19.35%) SSL
4 12 (19.35%) VoIP
4 12 (19.35%) TCP/IP
5 11 (17.74%) Network Security
5 11 (17.74%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (16.13%) Ethernet
6 10 (16.13%) OSPF
7 9 (14.52%) WLAN
7 9 (14.52%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (12.90%) BGP
8 8 (12.90%) SAN
9 7 (11.29%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (11.29%) Broadband
9 7 (11.29%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) MySQL
General
1 11 (17.74%) Manufacturing
2 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.06%) Finance
3 5 (8.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (24.19%) Network Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) Support Engineer
3 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 8 (12.90%) Senior Manager
3 8 (12.90%) Project Manager
3 8 (12.90%) Senior Project Manager
3 8 (12.90%) IT Project Manager
3 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Manager
3 8 (12.90%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 8 (12.90%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 8 (12.90%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 8 (12.90%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 8 (12.90%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
3 8 (12.90%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 8 (12.90%) Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 7 (11.29%) IP Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Network Support
4 7 (11.29%) Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Security Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) Web Services
1 2 (3.23%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.61%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) FMCG
2 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.23%) Open Source
6 1 (1.61%) HACMP
6 1 (1.61%) LPAR
6 1 (1.61%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 28 (45.16%) Windows
2 13 (20.97%) Linux
3 10 (16.13%) UNIX
4 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.23%) Mac OS
8 2 (3.23%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.61%) AIX
9 1 (1.61%) Solaris
9 1 (1.61%) CentOS
9 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.61%) Debian
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) ITIL
2 17 (27.42%) OpenUP
3 16 (25.81%) Change Management
4 12 (19.35%) Project Management
5 10 (16.13%) Mentoring
6 8 (12.90%) Dependency Management
6 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2
7 7 (11.29%) Data Security
8 6 (9.68%) Change Control
8 6 (9.68%) Network Management
9 5 (8.06%) SIEM
9 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (8.06%) Test Strategy
9 5 (8.06%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (8.06%) Service Management
10 4 (6.45%) Product Management
10 4 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
11 2 (3.23%) Capacity Management
11 2 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
11 2 (3.23%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) SQL
2 2 (3.23%) Python
2 2 (3.23%) Perl
2 2 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (53.23%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (41.94%) CCNA
3 11 (17.74%) CCNP
3 11 (17.74%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (9.68%) JNCIA
4 6 (9.68%) CCSP
5 5 (8.06%) CCIE
6 2 (3.23%) MCSE
6 2 (3.23%) CCIP
6 2 (3.23%) CISSP
6 2 (3.23%) CEH
6 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.61%) Degree
7 1 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.61%) CCDA
7 1 (1.61%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 6 (9.68%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Samba
1 2 (3.23%) Nmap
1 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.23%) vCloud
2 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (3.23%) Nessus
2 2 (3.23%) Puppet
2 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 35 (56.45%) Cisco
2 19 (30.65%) Microsoft
3 16 (25.81%) VMware
4 15 (24.19%) Citrix
5 11 (17.74%) Oracle
5 11 (17.74%) Juniper
6 9 (14.52%) BT
7 8 (12.90%) CheckPoint
8 7 (11.29%) Avaya
8 7 (11.29%) ServiceNow
9 6 (9.68%) SolarWinds
10 5 (8.06%) ArcSight
11 2 (3.23%) HP
11 2 (3.23%) NetApp
11 2 (3.23%) Novell
11 2 (3.23%) Lotus
12 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.61%) Nokia
12 1 (1.61%) Remedy
12 1 (1.61%) Sun
Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
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