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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 37 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing LAN 25 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.07% 2.79% 4.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.01% 11.49% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 26
Average salary £37,000 £43,125 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.20% +1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £38,800 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
119 148 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 24.14% 24.30% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 103 113 128
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
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 19 September 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Slough

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 36 (78.26%) WAN
2 29 (63.04%) Cisco
3 28 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (56.52%) CCNA
5 22 (47.83%) Microsoft
6 20 (43.48%) Windows
7 18 (39.13%) TETRA
8 16 (34.78%) Firewall
8 16 (34.78%) VoIP
8 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (30.43%) Telecoms
11 13 (28.26%) Marketing
12 12 (26.09%) Product Management
12 12 (26.09%) PBX
12 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (26.09%) Mobile Device Management
12 12 (26.09%) Multicast
13 11 (23.91%) Wireless
14 9 (19.57%) VPN
15 8 (17.39%) WLAN
15 8 (17.39%) VMware
16 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
17 6 (13.04%) CCNP
17 6 (13.04%) Validation
17 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
17 6 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
18 5 (10.87%) vCloud
18 5 (10.87%) Network Security
18 5 (10.87%) SAN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (6.52%) Apache
1 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
1 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.52%) Lync
2 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
2 2 (4.35%) IBM Notes
2 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.87%) MS Office
3 3 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (78.26%) WAN
2 18 (39.13%) TETRA
3 16 (34.78%) Firewall
3 16 (34.78%) VoIP
4 12 (26.09%) PBX
4 12 (26.09%) Multicast
5 11 (23.91%) Wireless
6 9 (19.57%) VPN
7 8 (17.39%) WLAN
8 6 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (10.87%) Network Security
9 5 (10.87%) OSPF
9 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
9 5 (10.87%) SAN
10 4 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (6.52%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (6.52%) IPsec
11 3 (6.52%) BGP
11 3 (6.52%) Internet
11 3 (6.52%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) MySQL
General
1 14 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 13 (28.26%) Marketing
3 2 (4.35%) Finance
4 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Product Manager
1 12 (26.09%) Portfolio Manager
2 9 (19.57%) Support Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Network Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Design Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Radio Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Senior Design Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Support
7 3 (6.52%) Technical Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Network Support
7 3 (6.52%) Service Desk Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Security Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) 3rd Line Support
9 1 (2.17%) 2nd Line Support
9 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Deskside Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Web Services
1 2 (4.35%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.17%) Open Source
3 1 (2.17%) NHS
3 1 (2.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (43.48%) Windows
2 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.70%) Linux
6 3 (6.52%) UNIX
6 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.35%) Windows NT
7 2 (4.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Product Management
1 12 (26.09%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (13.04%) Validation
3 4 (8.70%) ITIL
3 4 (8.70%) Change Control
3 4 (8.70%) Network Management
3 4 (8.70%) Change Management
3 4 (8.70%) Data Security
4 3 (6.52%) Service Management
5 2 (4.35%) Project Management
5 2 (4.35%) Migration
6 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.17%) Network Design
6 1 (2.17%) Logistics
6 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.17%) OpenUP
6 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (56.52%) CCNA
3 6 (13.04%) CCNP
3 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.52%) JNCIA
4 3 (6.52%) CCSP
5 2 (4.35%) MCSE
5 2 (4.35%) CISSP
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.35%) CEH
6 1 (2.17%) CCDA
6 1 (2.17%) CCDP
6 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (6.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) vCloud
2 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) Samba
3 2 (4.35%) Nmap
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.17%) XenApp
4 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Nessus
2 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (63.04%) Cisco
2 22 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.39%) VMware
4 5 (10.87%) CheckPoint
5 4 (8.70%) Citrix
5 4 (8.70%) Juniper
6 3 (6.52%) NetApp
6 3 (6.52%) Avaya
6 3 (6.52%) BT
6 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds
6 3 (6.52%) ServiceNow
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle
7 2 (4.35%) HP
7 2 (4.35%) Novell
7 2 (4.35%) Lotus
8 1 (2.17%) Nokia
8 1 (2.17%) Remedy
8 1 (2.17%) F5
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