The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 50 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 10 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.74% - 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.62% - 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 - £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 - £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
VLAN
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
116 138 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 20.17% 25.00% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 102 119 133
Average salary £46,500 £41,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.37% -12.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VLAN across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

VLAN
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VLAN across the Slough region.

VLAN Salary Trend in Slough

VLAN
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the Slough region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Slough

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region citing VLAN 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 VLAN.

1 13 (72.22%) VPN
2 10 (55.56%) Firewall
3 9 (50.00%) Cisco
3 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 8 (44.44%) Linux
4 8 (44.44%) CCNA
4 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (44.44%) MPLS
5 7 (38.89%) SLA
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
5 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
5 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (33.33%) VMware
6 6 (33.33%) XenDesktop
6 6 (33.33%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) DNS
7 5 (27.78%) LAN
7 5 (27.78%) DHCP
7 5 (27.78%) CCNP
7 5 (27.78%) OSPF
7 5 (27.78%) BGP
7 5 (27.78%) Juniper
7 5 (27.78%) SAN
7 5 (27.78%) XenApp
7 5 (27.78%) Citrix
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (22.22%) ProCurve

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region citing VLAN 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 VLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (22.22%) Lync
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) VPN
2 10 (55.56%) Firewall
3 8 (44.44%) MPLS
4 5 (27.78%) OSPF
4 5 (27.78%) BGP
4 5 (27.78%) DNS
4 5 (27.78%) LAN
4 5 (27.78%) DHCP
4 5 (27.78%) SAN
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (22.22%) Structured Cabling
5 4 (22.22%) Internet
5 4 (22.22%) Wireless
5 4 (22.22%) IMAP
5 4 (22.22%) SGSN
5 4 (22.22%) HTTP
5 4 (22.22%) SNMP
5 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 4 (22.22%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) IT Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IP Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Escalation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
1 4 (22.22%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) UNIX
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (22.22%) Solaris
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.56%) CentOS
6 1 (5.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Network Design
2 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 3 (16.67%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) CCNA
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (27.78%) CCNP
3 3 (16.67%) MCSE
3 3 (16.67%) MCSA
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 5 (27.78%) XenApp
4 4 (22.22%) vSphere
4 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (22.22%) Samba
4 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Citrix
3 5 (27.78%) Juniper
4 4 (22.22%) Brocade
4 4 (22.22%) ProCurve
4 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
4 4 (22.22%) 3PAR
4 4 (22.22%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) Mitel
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft