The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wokingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 23 22 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing LAN 4 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 4.08% 1.22% 3.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.26% 3.23% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 7
Average salary £36,750 - £65,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 - £45,900
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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 Wokingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 31 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 39.80% 37.80% 19.17%
Number of salaries quoted 37 18 35
Average salary £35,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

LAN
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

LAN Salary Trend in Wokingham

LAN
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 4 (100.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) ADSL
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (25.00%) Billing
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) MS Project
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) PMP
4 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) ADSL
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification