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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 21 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 4.17% 1.28% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.81% 5.88% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Average salary £37,500 £23,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.57% -28.78%
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 Wokingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 17 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 38.54% 21.79% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 35 11 26
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,250 £77,500
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
Salary Histogram in Wokingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Wokingham region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Wokingham

LAN
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 5 (83.33%) VLAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) ADSL
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (33.33%) Billing
4 2 (33.33%) MS Project
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) PMP
4 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Project
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) VLAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) ADSL
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Delivery Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) PMP
1 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA