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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 33 33 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Permanent jobs citing LAN 31 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.11% 5.28% 2.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.13% 16.46% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 17
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £33,250 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
171 158 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 28.17% 32.11% 21.68%
Number of salaries quoted 121 142 104
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 29 July 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Slough

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 35 (74.47%) WAN
2 21 (44.68%) ITIL
3 19 (40.43%) Cisco
4 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
4 16 (34.04%) Service Management
4 16 (34.04%) Lync
5 15 (31.91%) Windows
6 14 (29.79%) Telecoms
7 13 (27.66%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (27.66%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (23.40%) Data Centre
8 11 (23.40%) OpenUP
9 10 (21.28%) CCNP
9 10 (21.28%) Linux
9 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
10 9 (19.15%) VMware
10 9 (19.15%) Firewall
11 8 (17.02%) Electronics
11 8 (17.02%) Marketing
11 8 (17.02%) Degree
11 8 (17.02%) GSM
11 8 (17.02%) UMTS
11 8 (17.02%) SLA
11 8 (17.02%) LTE
11 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
11 8 (17.02%) Radio Access Network
11 8 (17.02%) Unified Communications
12 7 (14.89%) Citrix
12 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
12 7 (14.89%) MS Office

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 16 (34.04%) Lync
2 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.89%) MS Office
3 5 (10.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Office 365
2 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (74.47%) WAN
2 9 (19.15%) Firewall
3 8 (17.02%) GSM
3 8 (17.02%) UMTS
3 8 (17.02%) LTE
3 8 (17.02%) Unified Communications
3 8 (17.02%) Radio Access Network
4 6 (12.77%) VoIP
4 6 (12.77%) DHCP
4 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
4 6 (12.77%) VPN
4 6 (12.77%) DNS
4 6 (12.77%) Wireless
5 5 (10.64%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (10.64%) MGCP
5 5 (10.64%) SCCP
5 5 (10.64%) H.323
5 5 (10.64%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (6.38%) MPLS
6 3 (6.38%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
General
1 14 (29.79%) Telecoms
2 8 (17.02%) Electronics
2 8 (17.02%) Marketing
3 3 (6.38%) Finance
4 2 (4.26%) Back Office
5 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (17.02%) Sales Manager
2 7 (14.89%) Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Service Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Architect
3 5 (10.64%) Communications Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Junior
5 3 (6.38%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Graduate
6 2 (4.26%) Trainer
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Trainer
6 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Junior Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Transition Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (23.40%) Data Centre
3 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.26%) CMDB
4 2 (4.26%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) AS400
5 1 (2.13%) iSeries
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Windows
2 10 (21.28%) Linux
3 6 (12.77%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.38%) UNIX
6 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.26%) AIX
7 1 (2.13%) Solaris
7 1 (2.13%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) ITIL
2 16 (34.04%) Service Management
3 11 (23.40%) OpenUP
4 7 (14.89%) Change Management
5 5 (10.64%) Network Management
6 4 (8.51%) Workflow
6 4 (8.51%) CRM
7 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.38%) Information Security
7 3 (6.38%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (4.26%) Usability Testing
8 2 (4.26%) Transition Management
8 2 (4.26%) Coaching
8 2 (4.26%) ITSM
8 2 (4.26%) Security Management
8 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.26%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.26%) Perl
2 2 (4.26%) PHP
2 2 (4.26%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (21.28%) CCNP
3 8 (17.02%) Degree
4 5 (10.64%) CCNA
5 2 (4.26%) MCSE
5 2 (4.26%) MCSA
5 2 (4.26%) CCIE
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.13%) CCVP
6 1 (2.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) SLA
2 3 (6.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.26%) QA
4 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.64%) vSphere
2 5 (10.64%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (8.51%) XenApp
3 4 (8.51%) XenDesktop
4 3 (6.38%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (10.64%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (6.38%) SCCM
3 2 (4.26%) Puppet
3 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Cisco
2 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
3 9 (19.15%) VMware
4 7 (14.89%) Citrix
5 5 (10.64%) HP
5 5 (10.64%) Mitel
5 5 (10.64%) 3PAR
5 5 (10.64%) Verint
5 5 (10.64%) Zeacom
6 4 (8.51%) BT
6 4 (8.51%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.38%) Brocade
7 3 (6.38%) Avaya
7 3 (6.38%) ProCurve
7 3 (6.38%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.26%) Qualys
8 2 (4.26%) NetApp
8 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow
8 2 (4.26%) IBM
Slough
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
OH PARSONS PARTNERS
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough
CPS Group
Salary: £12k - 16k per year + Excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago