Period
to 8 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 6 months to 8 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 96 107 78
Rank change year-on-year +11 -29 +37
Permanent jobs citing LAN 75 160 263
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.61% 2.70% 3.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.91% 15.92% 18.88%
Number of salaries quoted 44 140 189
Median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% -22.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,475 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,250 £68,750 £75,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +12.50%

LAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 539 1,005 1,393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.75% 16.97% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 368 768 1,014
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,625 £72,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Berkshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing LAN in Berkshire.

Salary trend for LAN in Berkshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing LAN in Berkshire over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Salary histogram for LAN in Berkshire

LAN
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 8 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -4 30 £37,500 -3.85%
Slough +28 13 £37,500 +20.97%
Bracknell +26 12 £42,500 +9.68% 2
Maidenhead +38 4 £42,500 -37.04%
Wokingham +25 3 £57,500 -
Crowthorne - 1 - -
LAN
South East

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 60 (80.00%) WAN
2 41 (54.67%) Active Directory
3 34 (45.33%) Azure
4 33 (44.00%) VMware
5 30 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 29 (38.67%) Cisco
7 28 (37.33%) ITIL
8 27 (36.00%) Windows
9 26 (34.67%) SQL
9 26 (34.67%) SCCM
10 24 (32.00%) SC Cleared
10 24 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (32.00%) SLA
11 23 (30.67%) Firewall
11 23 (30.67%) Windows Server
12 22 (29.33%) DV Cleared
12 22 (29.33%) WSUS
13 21 (28.00%) SCOM
13 21 (28.00%) Service Delivery
13 21 (28.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 19 (25.33%) Microsoft
15 16 (21.33%) Office 365
16 15 (20.00%) Linux
17 13 (17.33%) Cisco Certification
17 13 (17.33%) Wireless
18 11 (14.67%) CCNP
18 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
19 10 (13.33%) Data Centre
19 10 (13.33%) Windows 10
19 10 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (5.33%) IIS
3 3 (4.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.67%) Apache
4 2 (2.67%) Confluence
4 2 (2.67%) JBoss
4 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (5.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 34 (45.33%) Azure
2 16 (21.33%) Office 365
3 9 (12.00%) AWS
4 3 (4.00%) SaaS
5 1 (1.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 60 (80.00%) WAN
2 23 (30.67%) Firewall
3 13 (17.33%) Wireless
4 10 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (12.00%) DHCP
5 9 (12.00%) DNS
5 9 (12.00%) Skype
6 8 (10.67%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (10.67%) VoIP
7 7 (9.33%) VPN
8 6 (8.00%) DAB
8 6 (8.00%) VLAN
9 5 (6.67%) BGP
9 5 (6.67%) iSCSI
9 5 (6.67%) MPLS
9 5 (6.67%) Network Security
10 4 (5.33%) OSPF
10 4 (5.33%) WLAN
11 3 (4.00%) SAN
11 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.33%) MySQL
3 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) JIRA
2 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 8 (10.67%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Back Office
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
3 1 (1.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (34.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 26 (34.67%) Team Leader
2 21 (28.00%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
3 10 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) Architect
7 5 (6.67%) IT Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) IT Manager
8 4 (5.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Support
8 4 (5.33%) Network Architect
8 4 (5.33%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Senior IT Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) HTML
1 2 (2.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 9 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.67%) Digital Media
4 5 (6.67%) PMI
5 4 (5.33%) Public Cloud
5 4 (5.33%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (4.00%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.67%) AS400
7 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.67%) EPoS
7 2 (2.67%) Fibre Optics
7 2 (2.67%) iSeries
7 2 (2.67%) Replication
8 1 (1.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (36.00%) Windows
2 23 (30.67%) Windows Server
3 15 (20.00%) Linux
4 10 (13.33%) Windows 10
4 10 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 7 (9.33%) Unix
6 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.67%) Android
8 2 (2.67%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.33%) CentOS
9 1 (1.33%) Debian
9 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.33%) ITIL
2 24 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (28.00%) Service Delivery
4 10 (13.33%) Migration
5 9 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 8 (10.67%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (9.33%) Computer Science
7 7 (9.33%) Line Management
8 6 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (8.00%) Project Management
9 5 (6.67%) Change Management
9 5 (6.67%) Project Delivery
10 4 (5.33%) B2B
10 4 (5.33%) Network Design
11 3 (4.00%) DevOps
11 3 (4.00%) Information Security
11 3 (4.00%) Security Management
11 3 (4.00%) SIEM
12 2 (2.67%) Business Continuity
12 2 (2.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 26 (34.67%) SQL
2 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.33%) Python
3 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (32.00%) SC Cleared
3 22 (29.33%) DV Cleared
4 13 (17.33%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (14.67%) CCNP
6 9 (12.00%) Degree
7 5 (6.67%) PMI Certification
8 4 (5.33%) CCDP
8 4 (5.33%) CCNA
8 4 (5.33%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.67%) MCSA
9 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.33%) DBS Check
10 1 (1.33%) MCP
10 1 (1.33%) VCP5
10 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (32.00%) SLA
2 21 (28.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.67%) GDPR
3 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (54.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.67%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (4.00%) BitLocker
4 3 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.67%) Terminal Server
5 2 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.33%) Postfix
6 1 (1.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 26 (34.67%) SCCM
2 22 (29.33%) WSUS
3 21 (28.00%) SCOM
4 4 (5.33%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (2.67%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.33%) CASB
6 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 33 (44.00%) VMware
2 29 (38.67%) Cisco
3 19 (25.33%) Microsoft
4 10 (13.33%) CheckPoint
5 9 (12.00%) Palo Alto
6 6 (8.00%) Juniper
7 5 (6.67%) HP
7 5 (6.67%) Meraki
7 5 (6.67%) Nimble Storage
7 5 (6.67%) Oracle
7 5 (6.67%) Synology
8 4 (5.33%) Apple
8 4 (5.33%) Brocade
8 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
9 3 (4.00%) Veeam
10 2 (2.67%) F5
10 2 (2.67%) Remedy
10 2 (2.67%) Symantec
11 1 (1.33%) CA
11 1 (1.33%) Citrix