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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 47 78
Rank change year-on-year -42 +31  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 97 241 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.88% 4.80% 3.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.06% 17.92% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 74 213 147
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +7.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £30,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.65% +2.50%  

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 804 1345 1486
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 23.84% 26.80% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 625 1102 956
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing LAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Berkshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for LAN in Berkshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Berkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 32 £37,500 -21.05% 5
Bracknell -16 16 £50,000 +11.11%
Newbury +13 11 £42,500 -20.93% 1
Maidenhead -26 8 £42,925 -38.67% 5
Slough +19 5 £29,000 -10.76% 1
Wokingham +6 3 £35,500 -7.79%
Ascot -10 2 £60,000 -
LAN
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 179 (78.17%) WAN
2 122 (53.28%) Firewall
3 108 (47.16%) Windows
4 100 (43.67%) Cisco
5 71 (31.00%) Active Directory
5 71 (31.00%) Windows Server
6 66 (28.82%) VMware
7 64 (27.95%) Microsoft
8 62 (27.07%) Cisco Certification
9 55 (24.02%) VMware Infrastructure
10 54 (23.58%) Wireless
11 44 (19.21%) Hyper-V
12 43 (18.78%) DNS
13 42 (18.34%) TCP/IP
14 41 (17.90%) ITIL
15 39 (17.03%) SQL Server
16 37 (16.16%) DHCP
16 37 (16.16%) CCNA
16 37 (16.16%) Windows Server 2008
17 36 (15.72%) Windows Server 2012
17 36 (15.72%) Data Centre
17 36 (15.72%) MS Exchange
18 35 (15.28%) VPN
18 35 (15.28%) Presales
19 33 (14.41%) MS Excel
19 33 (14.41%) Windows 7
19 33 (14.41%) VLAN
20 31 (13.54%) Degree
21 30 (13.10%) Network Design
22 28 (12.23%) Linux

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 36 (15.72%) MS Exchange
2 12 (5.24%) IIS
2 12 (5.24%) WebLogic
3 11 (4.80%) Skype for Business
4 10 (4.37%) Apache
4 10 (4.37%) Tomcat
5 9 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (3.49%) IBM Notes
6 8 (3.49%) WebSphere
7 7 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.31%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.31%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.87%) GroupWise
10 2 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 33 (14.41%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.99%) MS Office
3 5 (2.18%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.75%) MS Project
5 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.44%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.44%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.35%) Office 365
2 20 (8.73%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (8.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (7.42%) SaaS
4 15 (6.55%) PaaS
5 14 (6.11%) IaaS
6 11 (4.80%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.87%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.87%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (0.87%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.87%) G Suite
7 2 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 179 (78.17%) WAN
2 122 (53.28%) Firewall
3 54 (23.58%) Wireless
4 43 (18.78%) DNS
5 42 (18.34%) TCP/IP
6 37 (16.16%) DHCP
7 35 (15.28%) VPN
8 33 (14.41%) VLAN
9 28 (12.23%) WLAN
10 26 (11.35%) SAN
11 22 (9.61%) VoIP
12 16 (6.99%) MPLS
12 16 (6.99%) NAS
13 15 (6.55%) Network Security
13 15 (6.55%) SSH
14 13 (5.68%) OSPF
14 13 (5.68%) SSL
15 12 (5.24%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (4.80%) BGP
16 11 (4.80%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (17.03%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (3.49%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (1.31%) MySQL
5 2 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.44%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.44%) DB2
6 1 (0.44%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (3.49%) JIRA
2 1 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (11.79%) Finance
2 13 (5.68%) Legal
2 13 (5.68%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.24%) Retail
4 9 (3.93%) Marketing
5 8 (3.49%) French Language
5 8 (3.49%) German Language
5 8 (3.49%) Portuguese Language
5 8 (3.49%) Spanish Language
6 5 (2.18%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.44%) Back Office
7 1 (0.44%) Billing
7 1 (0.44%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 60 (26.20%) Network Engineer
2 44 (19.21%) Support Engineer
3 26 (11.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (8.73%) Architect
5 19 (8.30%) Analyst
6 18 (7.86%) Cloud Architect
6 18 (7.86%) Infrastructure Support
7 17 (7.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 17 (7.42%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 17 (7.42%) Technical Support
8 16 (6.99%) Technical Engineer
9 14 (6.11%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (5.68%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 13 (5.68%) Project Manager
11 12 (5.24%) Data Centre Architect
11 12 (5.24%) IT Support
11 12 (5.24%) Migration Architect
11 12 (5.24%) Security Engineer
11 12 (5.24%) Support Analyst
11 12 (5.24%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (9.61%) Web Services
2 14 (6.11%) .NET
3 11 (4.80%) Middleware
4 7 (3.06%) Regular Expression
5 6 (2.62%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.87%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.44%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.44%) Node.js
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.44%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.72%) Data Centre
2 20 (8.73%) Driving Licence
3 16 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (5.68%) Hybrid Cloud
5 9 (3.93%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.93%) PKI
6 8 (3.49%) FlexPod
7 7 (3.06%) Clustering
7 7 (3.06%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.62%) e-Health
9 5 (2.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (2.18%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.87%) Chip and PIN
10 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.87%) Social Network
10 2 (0.87%) User Experience
11 1 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.44%) PMI
11 1 (0.44%) Replication
11 1 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 108 (47.16%) Windows
2 71 (31.00%) Windows Server
3 37 (16.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (15.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (14.41%) Windows 7
6 28 (12.23%) Linux
7 17 (7.42%) Unix
8 13 (5.68%) Windows XP
9 12 (5.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (4.37%) Mac OS
10 10 (4.37%) Mac OS X
11 8 (3.49%) Windows NT
12 7 (3.06%) Windows 10
13 5 (2.18%) CentOS
14 2 (0.87%) Android
14 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.87%) NetWare
14 2 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.87%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (17.90%) ITIL
2 35 (15.28%) Presales
3 30 (13.10%) Network Design
4 20 (8.73%) Business Continuity
5 19 (8.30%) Data Protection
6 18 (7.86%) Migration
6 18 (7.86%) Project Management
7 17 (7.42%) High Availability
8 16 (6.99%) PRINCE2
9 14 (6.11%) Load Balancing
10 13 (5.68%) Capacity Planning
11 12 (5.24%) Data Migration
11 12 (5.24%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (5.24%) Network Monitoring
11 12 (5.24%) Service Management
11 12 (5.24%) Transition Management
12 11 (4.80%) Network Management
13 9 (3.93%) Mathematics
13 9 (3.93%) OWASP
13 9 (3.93%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (10.92%) SQL
2 13 (5.68%) Python
3 10 (4.37%) C
3 10 (4.37%) PowerShell
4 8 (3.49%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.31%) Tcl
6 2 (0.87%) Java
6 2 (0.87%) VB
7 1 (0.44%) C#
7 1 (0.44%) Perl
7 1 (0.44%) PHP
7 1 (0.44%) Ruby
7 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 62 (27.07%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (16.16%) CCNA
3 31 (13.54%) Degree
4 27 (11.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (10.92%) CCNP
6 22 (9.61%) MCSE
7 17 (7.42%) CCIE
8 14 (6.11%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (5.24%) CCDP
10 11 (4.80%) CISSP
10 11 (4.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (3.93%) MCP
11 9 (3.93%) NVQ Level 3
12 8 (3.49%) CEH
12 8 (3.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (3.06%) CompTIA Security+
13 7 (3.06%) SC Cleared
13 7 (3.06%) Security Cleared
13 7 (3.06%) Security+ Certification
14 6 (2.62%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.86%) SLA
2 5 (2.18%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.87%) PMO
5 1 (0.44%) QA
5 1 (0.44%) SDET
System Software
1 71 (31.00%) Active Directory
2 55 (24.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (19.21%) Hyper-V
4 12 (5.24%) XenApp
5 7 (3.06%) Samba
5 7 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (2.62%) vSphere
7 4 (1.75%) FreeRADIUS
8 3 (1.31%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.87%) NDS
9 2 (0.87%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.87%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.87%) Xen
10 1 (0.44%) Firmware
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.44%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (6.11%) SCCM
2 6 (2.62%) FortiGate
3 4 (1.75%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (1.31%) SCOM
5 2 (0.87%) Ansible
5 2 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.87%) Nagios
5 2 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.87%) Puppet
5 2 (0.87%) vMotion
6 1 (0.44%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.44%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.44%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.44%) Nessus
6 1 (0.44%) Nmap
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.44%) QRadar
6 1 (0.44%) WSUS
6 1 (0.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 100 (43.67%) Cisco
2 66 (28.82%) VMware
3 64 (27.95%) Microsoft
4 27 (11.79%) Oracle
5 24 (10.48%) Juniper
6 20 (8.73%) HP
6 20 (8.73%) NetApp
7 17 (7.42%) Citrix
8 16 (6.99%) Fortinet
9 14 (6.11%) CheckPoint
9 14 (6.11%) F5
10 12 (5.24%) BMC
10 12 (5.24%) PlateSpin
11 10 (4.37%) CenturyLink
11 10 (4.37%) GENBAND
11 10 (4.37%) Novell
12 8 (3.49%) Lotus
12 8 (3.49%) SolarWinds
12 8 (3.49%) Splunk
13 7 (3.06%) Brocade
Reading, Berkshire
Lennon Wright
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 8 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Slough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
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