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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 51 69
Rank change year-on-year -43 +18  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 87 198 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.63% 4.43% 3.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.81% 17.54% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 66 168 167
Median salary £45,000 £48,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +21.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -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 805 1129 1336
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 24.33% 25.27% 25.90%
Number of salaries quoted 627 869 856
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,554 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 -7 34 £37,500 -11.50% 6
Maidenhead +10 17 £55,000 -18.51% 5
Slough +3 13 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Newbury -9 7 £42,500 +13.33%
Bracknell -15 2 £22,500 -55.00%
Wokingham +19 1 £27,000 -14.96%
LAN
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 134 (74.44%) WAN
2 97 (53.89%) Windows
2 97 (53.89%) Firewall
3 71 (39.44%) Cisco
4 55 (30.56%) Microsoft
5 53 (29.44%) Cisco Certification
6 52 (28.89%) DHCP
6 52 (28.89%) Windows Server
7 51 (28.33%) DNS
8 47 (26.11%) Active Directory
9 46 (25.56%) Linux
10 44 (24.44%) VMware
10 44 (24.44%) Hyper-V
11 42 (23.33%) TCP/IP
12 41 (22.78%) SQL Server
13 37 (20.56%) Windows Server 2008
14 36 (20.00%) Wireless
15 35 (19.44%) VPN
15 35 (19.44%) CCNA
16 33 (18.33%) ITIL
17 32 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
18 29 (16.11%) VLAN
18 29 (16.11%) Microsoft Azure
18 29 (16.11%) Finance
19 28 (15.56%) SQL
19 28 (15.56%) VoIP
20 27 (15.00%) Degree
20 27 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
21 26 (14.44%) F5
22 25 (13.89%) Amazon AWS

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 24 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 19 (10.56%) Apache
3 18 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 11 (6.11%) IIS
5 8 (4.44%) WebLogic
6 6 (3.33%) Skype for Business
7 4 (2.22%) IBM Notes
7 4 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (2.22%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.22%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (1.11%) GroupWise
9 2 (1.11%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (6.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.56%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 29 (16.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (11.67%) Office 365
4 14 (7.78%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (7.22%) PaaS
6 12 (6.67%) SaaS
7 8 (4.44%) IaaS
8 2 (1.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.11%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.11%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (1.11%) CloudFront
8 2 (1.11%) G Suite
8 2 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 134 (74.44%) WAN
2 97 (53.89%) Firewall
3 52 (28.89%) DHCP
4 51 (28.33%) DNS
5 42 (23.33%) TCP/IP
6 36 (20.00%) Wireless
7 35 (19.44%) VPN
8 29 (16.11%) VLAN
9 28 (15.56%) VoIP
10 21 (11.67%) Cisco ASA
10 21 (11.67%) MPLS
10 21 (11.67%) WLAN
11 15 (8.33%) SAN
12 13 (7.22%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (7.22%) Cisco PIX
12 13 (7.22%) Remote Desktop
13 10 (5.56%) NAS
13 10 (5.56%) Network Security
14 9 (5.00%) OSPF
15 8 (4.44%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (22.78%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (7.78%) MySQL
4 11 (6.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (6.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 29 (16.11%) Finance
2 17 (9.44%) Marketing
3 15 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 14 (7.78%) Manufacturing
5 11 (6.11%) Back Office
5 11 (6.11%) Electronics
6 6 (3.33%) Games
7 5 (2.78%) Legal
7 5 (2.78%) Retail
8 4 (2.22%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.22%) French Language
8 4 (2.22%) German Language
8 4 (2.22%) Portuguese Language
8 4 (2.22%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 41 (22.78%) Network Engineer
2 27 (15.00%) Analyst
3 26 (14.44%) Support Analyst
4 24 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 23 (12.78%) Administrator
6 16 (8.89%) IT Support
7 13 (7.22%) Project Manager
8 12 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
8 12 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 12 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
9 11 (6.11%) Linux Administrator
9 11 (6.11%) Linux Support
9 11 (6.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 11 (6.11%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (6.11%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 11 (6.11%) Senior Linux Support
9 11 (6.11%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
9 11 (6.11%) Senior Support Analyst
9 11 (6.11%) Systems Support Analyst
9 11 (6.11%) Virtualisation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.00%) Web Services
2 9 (5.00%) .NET
3 8 (4.44%) JSON
3 8 (4.44%) REST
4 7 (3.89%) Middleware
5 6 (3.33%) .NET Framework
5 6 (3.33%) 802.1X
5 6 (3.33%) ASP.NET
5 6 (3.33%) Node.js
6 4 (2.22%) Regular Expression
7 2 (1.11%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.56%) CSS
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (0.56%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.89%) Data Centre
2 15 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.22%) Driving Licence
4 9 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (4.44%) FlexPod
6 6 (3.33%) Public Cloud
7 5 (2.78%) Clustering
7 5 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (2.78%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.22%) PlayStation
8 4 (2.22%) Xbox
9 3 (1.67%) e-Health
9 3 (1.67%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.67%) PKI
9 3 (1.67%) Social Media
10 2 (1.11%) Chip and PIN
10 2 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.11%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 97 (53.89%) Windows
2 52 (28.89%) Windows Server
3 46 (25.56%) Linux
4 37 (20.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 11 (6.11%) Windows 10
9 9 (5.00%) Android
9 9 (5.00%) Apple iOS
9 9 (5.00%) Unix
10 7 (3.89%) Mac OS X
11 6 (3.33%) Mac OS
12 5 (2.78%) CentOS
13 4 (2.22%) Windows NT
13 4 (2.22%) Windows XP
14 2 (1.11%) NetWare
14 2 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (18.33%) ITIL
2 22 (12.22%) Migration
2 22 (12.22%) Presales
3 19 (10.56%) Project Management
4 17 (9.44%) DevOps
5 16 (8.89%) PRINCE2
6 15 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 12 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
7 12 (6.67%) Programme Management
8 11 (6.11%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (6.11%) Mentoring
9 9 (5.00%) Business Continuity
9 9 (5.00%) Network Design
10 8 (4.44%) Load Balancing
11 7 (3.89%) Case Management
11 7 (3.89%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (3.89%) Network Management
11 7 (3.89%) Problem Management
11 7 (3.89%) Time Management
12 6 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 28 (15.56%) SQL
2 23 (12.78%) Python
3 18 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 17 (9.44%) Java
5 14 (7.78%) Ruby
6 6 (3.33%) PHP
7 4 (2.22%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.67%) Perl
9 2 (1.11%) Tcl
10 1 (0.56%) C
10 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (29.44%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (19.44%) CCNA
3 27 (15.00%) Degree
4 20 (11.11%) CCNP
5 15 (8.33%) CCIE
6 13 (7.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 11 (6.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (5.56%) CCDP
8 10 (5.56%) MCSE
9 7 (3.89%) CISSP
9 7 (3.89%) MCP
10 5 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (2.78%) SC Cleared
10 5 (2.78%) Security Cleared
11 4 (2.22%) CEH
11 4 (2.22%) CompTIA Security+
11 4 (2.22%) Security+ Certification
12 3 (1.67%) MCSA
13 2 (1.11%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.11%) SLA
2 4 (2.22%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (26.11%) Active Directory
2 44 (24.44%) Hyper-V
3 32 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (11.67%) XenApp
5 11 (6.11%) KVM
5 11 (6.11%) Terminal Services
5 11 (6.11%) VMware Workstation
5 11 (6.11%) XenServer
6 5 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.78%) vSphere
7 4 (2.22%) Samba
8 3 (1.67%) Docker
9 2 (1.11%) FreeRADIUS
9 2 (1.11%) NDS
9 2 (1.11%) Xen
10 1 (0.56%) Firmware
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.56%) vCloud
10 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (7.78%) SCCM
2 13 (7.22%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (7.22%) Puppet
3 11 (6.11%) WSUS
3 11 (6.11%) ZABBIX
4 7 (3.89%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (2.78%) SCOM
6 4 (2.22%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.11%) Ansible
7 2 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.11%) Nagios
7 2 (1.11%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.56%) Cacti
8 1 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.56%) cPanel
8 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.56%) OpenView
8 1 (0.56%) Plesk
8 1 (0.56%) QRadar
Vendors
1 71 (39.44%) Cisco
2 55 (30.56%) Microsoft
3 44 (24.44%) VMware
4 26 (14.44%) F5
5 23 (12.78%) Oracle
6 22 (12.22%) Citrix
7 17 (9.44%) HP
8 16 (8.89%) CheckPoint
9 15 (8.33%) Red Hat
10 14 (7.78%) Juniper
11 13 (7.22%) SAP
12 12 (6.67%) McAfee
13 10 (5.56%) Fortinet
13 10 (5.56%) NetApp
13 10 (5.56%) SolarWinds
14 8 (4.44%) GENBAND
15 7 (3.89%) Aruba
15 7 (3.89%) Forcepoint
15 7 (3.89%) Remedy
16 6 (3.33%) Novell
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum & Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Myles Roberts
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + + Flexible Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Competitive Market Salary + Full Company Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Foundation IT
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 22 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 14 days ago
Slough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago