Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for VLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VLAN over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 199 245
Rank change year-on-year -22 +46 -12
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 39 65 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.59% 1.01% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.06% 4.33% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 27 53 56
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £29,950 £32,243 £27,375
90th Percentile £62,500 £85,000 £62,375
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VLAN 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 1,275 1,502 2,350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.39% 23.27% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 948 1,158 1,830
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -1.04% +3.23%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,100 £28,500
90th Percentile £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +2.35%

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing VLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Berkshire

VLAN
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for VLAN in Berkshire

VLAN
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in Berkshire over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for VLAN in Berkshire

VLAN
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. 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 +19 12 £38,250 -33.48% 1
Bracknell -19 12 - - 1
Slough -4 7 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Wokingham -11 4 £32,750 -13.82% 2
Maidenhead -55 3 £60,000 +78.49%
Newbury - 1 £52,500 -
VLAN
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT jobs citing VLAN 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 VLAN.

1 31 (79.49%) WAN
2 29 (74.36%) LAN
3 28 (71.79%) Cisco
4 23 (58.97%) TCP/IP
5 22 (56.41%) DNS
5 22 (56.41%) ITIL
6 20 (51.28%) WLAN
6 20 (51.28%) DHCP
6 20 (51.28%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (43.59%) Forcepoint
7 17 (43.59%) Firewall
8 16 (41.03%) VMware
8 16 (41.03%) MPLS
8 16 (41.03%) CCNP
8 16 (41.03%) CheckPoint
9 15 (38.46%) CCDP
9 15 (38.46%) CCSE
9 15 (38.46%) Network Security
9 15 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (38.46%) Presales
10 14 (35.90%) Data Centre
10 14 (35.90%) ITIL V3
10 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (35.90%) VPN
10 14 (35.90%) Windows
10 14 (35.90%) IIS
10 14 (35.90%) Juniper
10 14 (35.90%) OSPF
10 14 (35.90%) BGP
11 13 (33.33%) Ethernet

VLAN
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 14 (35.90%) IIS
2 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) Confluence
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (33.33%) Office 365
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.69%) IBM Cloud
3 3 (7.69%) SoftLayer
4 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (79.49%) WAN
2 29 (74.36%) LAN
3 23 (58.97%) TCP/IP
4 22 (56.41%) DNS
5 20 (51.28%) DHCP
5 20 (51.28%) WLAN
6 17 (43.59%) Firewall
7 16 (41.03%) MPLS
8 15 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (38.46%) Network Security
9 14 (35.90%) BGP
9 14 (35.90%) OSPF
9 14 (35.90%) VPN
10 13 (33.33%) Ethernet
10 13 (33.33%) SSL
11 12 (30.77%) Cisco Firepower
11 12 (30.77%) FWSM
11 12 (30.77%) SNMP
11 12 (30.77%) Wireshark
12 8 (20.51%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Back Office
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Architect
1 13 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 13 (33.33%) Security Solutions Architect
1 13 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 10 (25.64%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Network Specialist
4 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (7.69%) Wireless Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Support
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) LDAP
2 1 (2.56%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Data Centre
2 12 (30.77%) Cyberthreat
2 12 (30.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (12.82%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (5.13%) Driving Licence
5 2 (5.13%) Fat Client
5 2 (5.13%) Thin Client
5 2 (5.13%) User Experience
6 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Windows
2 11 (28.21%) Windows Server
3 10 (25.64%) Windows 7
4 7 (17.95%) Linux
4 7 (17.95%) Windows 10
4 7 (17.95%) Windows 8
4 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) ITIL
2 15 (38.46%) Presales
3 14 (35.90%) ITIL V3
4 13 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 13 (33.33%) Network Design
4 13 (33.33%) SIEM
5 12 (30.77%) E-Commerce
5 12 (30.77%) Load Balancing
5 12 (30.77%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 12 (30.77%) Software Optimisation
5 12 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (12.82%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (5.13%) Coaching
8 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.13%) CRM
8 2 (5.13%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (5.13%) Open Source
8 2 (5.13%) Server Management
8 2 (5.13%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (41.03%) CCNP
3 15 (38.46%) CCDP
3 15 (38.46%) CCSE
4 12 (30.77%) CISSP
4 12 (30.77%) IISP
4 12 (30.77%) ISSAP
4 12 (30.77%) JNCIP
5 3 (7.69%) CCNA
6 2 (5.13%) DBS Check
6 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.56%) CCIE
7 1 (2.56%) CWNA
7 1 (2.56%) MCSA
7 1 (2.56%) MCSE
7 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.56%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) COBIT
2 1 (2.56%) GDPR
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (17.95%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 6 (15.38%) XenApp
4 6 (15.38%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) QRadar
2 7 (17.95%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 28 (71.79%) Cisco
2 17 (43.59%) Forcepoint
3 16 (41.03%) CheckPoint
3 16 (41.03%) VMware
4 14 (35.90%) Juniper
5 13 (33.33%) Fortinet
5 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 13 (33.33%) Splunk
6 12 (30.77%) IBM
6 12 (30.77%) LogRhythm
6 12 (30.77%) Tufin
7 10 (25.64%) Citrix
8 7 (17.95%) HP
8 7 (17.95%) Symantec
9 5 (12.82%) Apple
9 5 (12.82%) Polycom
10 3 (7.69%) Aerohive Networks
10 3 (7.69%) Canon
10 3 (7.69%) MobileIron
10 3 (7.69%) Ruckus Wireless