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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 33 35 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs citing LAN 34 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.23% 4.64% 2.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 20.44% 12.30%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 14
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £38,250 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,250 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +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
136 137 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 24.91% 22.68% 23.92%
Number of salaries quoted 88 115 106
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,500
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 24 October 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Slough

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 47 (78.33%) WAN
2 38 (63.33%) Cisco
3 35 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (48.33%) CCNA
5 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 24 (40.00%) Firewall
6 21 (35.00%) VPN
7 20 (33.33%) Windows
8 16 (26.67%) VoIP
8 16 (26.67%) Wireless
9 14 (23.33%) OpenUP
10 12 (20.00%) Change Management
10 12 (20.00%) TETRA
10 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (18.33%) MPLS
11 11 (18.33%) SSL
11 11 (18.33%) ITIL
11 11 (18.33%) IPsec
11 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (16.67%) Telecoms
12 10 (16.67%) VMware
12 10 (16.67%) WLAN
12 10 (16.67%) TCP/IP
13 9 (15.00%) Ethernet
13 9 (15.00%) OSPF
13 9 (15.00%) SAN
13 9 (15.00%) Marketing
13 9 (15.00%) Network Security
14 8 (13.33%) Cisco ASA

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 5 (8.33%) Lync
2 3 (5.00%) Apache
2 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.33%) IIS
3 2 (3.33%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.67%) MS Office
3 4 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (78.33%) WAN
2 24 (40.00%) Firewall
3 21 (35.00%) VPN
4 16 (26.67%) VoIP
4 16 (26.67%) Wireless
5 12 (20.00%) TETRA
6 11 (18.33%) IPsec
6 11 (18.33%) MPLS
6 11 (18.33%) SSL
7 10 (16.67%) WLAN
7 10 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 10 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (15.00%) Network Security
8 9 (15.00%) OSPF
8 9 (15.00%) SAN
8 9 (15.00%) Ethernet
9 8 (13.33%) PBX
9 8 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (13.33%) Multicast
10 7 (11.67%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) MySQL
General
1 10 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 9 (15.00%) Marketing
3 4 (6.67%) Finance
4 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) Network Engineer
2 13 (21.67%) Support Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) Portfolio Manager
3 8 (13.33%) Product Manager
4 7 (11.67%) Network Support
4 7 (11.67%) Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) IP Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Incident Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Design Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Service Desk Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Radio Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Design Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Technical Support
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) Web Services
1 2 (3.33%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.33%) FMCG
5 1 (1.67%) Open Source
5 1 (1.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.33%) Windows
2 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (13.33%) Linux
4 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.67%) UNIX
6 5 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.33%) Windows NT
7 2 (3.33%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) OpenUP
2 12 (20.00%) Change Management
3 11 (18.33%) ITIL
4 8 (13.33%) Product Management
4 8 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 7 (11.67%) Network Management
5 7 (11.67%) Data Security
6 6 (10.00%) Change Control
7 5 (8.33%) Test Strategy
7 5 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (8.33%) SIEM
7 5 (8.33%) Project Management
7 5 (8.33%) Service Management
8 4 (6.67%) Validation
8 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (3.33%) Migration
9 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (1.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (48.33%) CCNA
3 8 (13.33%) CCNP
4 6 (10.00%) CCSP
4 6 (10.00%) JNCIA
5 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (6.67%) CCIE
6 2 (3.33%) MCSE
6 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.33%) CEH
6 2 (3.33%) CISSP
7 1 (1.67%) Degree
7 1 (1.67%) CCDA
7 1 (1.67%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 6 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) vCloud
2 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.33%) Samba
3 2 (3.33%) Nmap
4 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.67%) XenApp
4 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (3.33%) Nessus
3 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 38 (63.33%) Cisco
2 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (16.67%) VMware
4 8 (13.33%) BT
4 8 (13.33%) Juniper
5 7 (11.67%) Citrix
5 7 (11.67%) Avaya
5 7 (11.67%) ServiceNow
6 6 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 6 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 5 (8.33%) ArcSight
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle
8 3 (5.00%) NetApp
9 2 (3.33%) Novell
9 2 (3.33%) Lotus
9 2 (3.33%) HP
10 1 (1.67%) Nokia
10 1 (1.67%) Remedy
10 1 (1.67%) F5
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