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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 26 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing LAN 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 3.45% 4.26% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.43% 10.81% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £34,000 £36,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.48% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
14 37 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 16.09% 39.36% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 10 35 19
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -21.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 24 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (66.67%) VLAN
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (50.00%) MS Project
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) PMP
2 3 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) ADSL
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 3 (50.00%) MS Project
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) VLAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) ADSL
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) PMP
1 3 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA