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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 51 48 41
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing LAN 20 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.12% 3.69% 4.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.99% 14.86% 19.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 22
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
154 148 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 24.02% 24.83% 22.74%
Number of salaries quoted 99 125 115
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,500
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 30 January 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Slough

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 49 (85.96%) WAN
2 28 (49.12%) Windows
3 27 (47.37%) ITIL
3 27 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (45.61%) Cisco
5 22 (38.60%) VPN
6 20 (35.09%) CCNA
6 20 (35.09%) Firewall
6 20 (35.09%) VMware
7 19 (33.33%) Citrix
8 17 (29.82%) Project Management
8 17 (29.82%) OpenUP
9 16 (28.07%) FMCG
9 16 (28.07%) Manufacturing
9 16 (28.07%) Change Management
9 16 (28.07%) ITIL Certification
9 16 (28.07%) Oracle
10 15 (26.32%) SQL
10 15 (26.32%) Linux
10 15 (26.32%) Mentoring
11 13 (22.81%) MPLS
11 13 (22.81%) PRINCE2
11 13 (22.81%) Dependency Management
12 12 (21.05%) SSL
12 12 (21.05%) IPsec
13 11 (19.30%) Wireless
13 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
13 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
13 11 (19.30%) Ethernet
13 11 (19.30%) Juniper

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (10.53%) Lync
2 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.26%) Apache
3 3 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.51%) IBM Notes
4 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.51%) IIS
5 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
1 5 (8.77%) MS Office
2 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (85.96%) WAN
2 22 (38.60%) VPN
3 20 (35.09%) Firewall
4 13 (22.81%) MPLS
5 12 (21.05%) SSL
5 12 (21.05%) IPsec
6 11 (19.30%) Wireless
6 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
6 11 (19.30%) Ethernet
6 11 (19.30%) Network Security
6 11 (19.30%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (17.54%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (17.54%) OSPF
8 8 (14.04%) BGP
8 8 (14.04%) SAN
8 8 (14.04%) WLAN
9 7 (12.28%) VoIP
9 7 (12.28%) Broadband
9 7 (12.28%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (12.28%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.75%) MySQL
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 16 (28.07%) Manufacturing
2 5 (8.77%) Finance
3 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Network Engineer
2 13 (22.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 13 (22.81%) Senior Manager
2 13 (22.81%) Project Manager
2 13 (22.81%) Senior Project Manager
2 13 (22.81%) IT Project Manager
2 13 (22.81%) Infrastructure Manager
2 13 (22.81%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 13 (22.81%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
2 13 (22.81%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 13 (22.81%) Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 13 (22.81%) Senior IT Project Manager
2 13 (22.81%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 13 (22.81%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 9 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) IP Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Network Support
5 6 (10.53%) Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Test Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) Regular Expression
1 2 (3.51%) Web Services
2 1 (1.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) FMCG
2 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Open Source
5 1 (1.75%) AS400
5 1 (1.75%) HACMP
5 1 (1.75%) LPAR
5 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (49.12%) Windows
2 15 (26.32%) Linux
3 10 (17.54%) UNIX
4 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.51%) Mac OS
6 2 (3.51%) Windows NT
7 1 (1.75%) AIX
7 1 (1.75%) Solaris
7 1 (1.75%) Debian
7 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.75%) CentOS
7 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (47.37%) ITIL
2 17 (29.82%) Project Management
2 17 (29.82%) OpenUP
3 16 (28.07%) Change Management
4 15 (26.32%) Mentoring
5 13 (22.81%) PRINCE2
5 13 (22.81%) Dependency Management
6 6 (10.53%) Change Control
6 6 (10.53%) Network Management
6 6 (10.53%) Data Security
7 5 (8.77%) SIEM
7 5 (8.77%) Test Strategy
7 5 (8.77%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (5.26%) Service Management
9 2 (3.51%) Load Balancing
9 2 (3.51%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (3.51%) Capacity Management
9 2 (3.51%) Migration
10 1 (1.75%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.32%) SQL
2 2 (3.51%) Python
2 2 (3.51%) Perl
2 2 (3.51%) PHP
3 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (35.09%) CCNA
3 16 (28.07%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (19.30%) CCNP
5 6 (10.53%) JNCIA
5 6 (10.53%) CCSP
6 5 (8.77%) CCIE
7 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (7.02%) MCSE
8 2 (3.51%) CEH
8 2 (3.51%) CCIP
8 2 (3.51%) CISSP
8 2 (3.51%) MCSA
9 1 (1.75%) MCP
9 1 (1.75%) CCDA
9 1 (1.75%) CCDP
9 1 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.75%) MCTS
9 1 (1.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) PCI DSS
1 6 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.26%) Samba
3 2 (3.51%) Nmap
3 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.75%) XenApp
4 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.75%) vSphere
4 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (3.51%) Nessus
2 2 (3.51%) Puppet
2 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (45.61%) Cisco
2 20 (35.09%) VMware
3 19 (33.33%) Citrix
4 16 (28.07%) Oracle
5 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
5 11 (19.30%) Juniper
6 8 (14.04%) CheckPoint
7 7 (12.28%) Avaya
7 7 (12.28%) BT
7 7 (12.28%) SolarWinds
7 7 (12.28%) ServiceNow
8 5 (8.77%) ArcSight
9 2 (3.51%) Brocade
9 2 (3.51%) Novell
9 2 (3.51%) Lotus
9 2 (3.51%) HP
10 1 (1.75%) SAP
10 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.75%) Nokia
10 1 (1.75%) IBM
Slough
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago