Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 230 194 225
Rank change year-on-year -36 +31 +26
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 26 64 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.43% 1.00% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.58% 5.00% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 26 43 59
Berkshire median annual salary £51,250 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.59% -10.53% +1.06%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £59,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -11.76% -

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 1,008 1,279 2,143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.72% 20.08% 25.18%
Number of salaries quoted 738 946 1,537
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,875 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £75,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +1.95%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Bracknell -20 11 £80,000 +88.24%
Reading -15 6 £60,000 +41.18% 1
Wokingham +18 3 £37,500 -11.76%
Slough -13 3 £52,500 +16.67%
Maidenhead -36 1 £38,000 -
VLAN
South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 16 (61.54%) LAN
1 16 (61.54%) Cisco
1 16 (61.54%) VMware
2 14 (53.85%) WAN
3 12 (46.15%) Firewall
4 11 (42.31%) Presales
5 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (38.46%) ITIL
5 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (34.62%) Windows
6 9 (34.62%) TCP/IP
6 9 (34.62%) DNS
6 9 (34.62%) Network Design
7 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
8 7 (26.92%) Network Security
8 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
8 7 (26.92%) DHCP
8 7 (26.92%) IIS
8 7 (26.92%) WLAN
8 7 (26.92%) OSPF
8 7 (26.92%) SAN
8 7 (26.92%) CCNP
8 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
9 6 (23.08%) Citrix
9 6 (23.08%) MPLS
9 6 (23.08%) BGP
9 6 (23.08%) Linux
9 6 (23.08%) VPN

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 7 (26.92%) IIS
2 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
3 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.85%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Office 365
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) LAN
2 14 (53.85%) WAN
3 12 (46.15%) Firewall
4 9 (34.62%) DNS
4 9 (34.62%) TCP/IP
5 7 (26.92%) DHCP
5 7 (26.92%) Network Security
5 7 (26.92%) OSPF
5 7 (26.92%) SAN
5 7 (26.92%) WLAN
6 6 (23.08%) BGP
6 6 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (23.08%) MPLS
6 6 (23.08%) VPN
7 5 (19.23%) Cisco Firepower
7 5 (19.23%) SSL
8 4 (15.38%) FWSM
8 4 (15.38%) NAS
8 4 (15.38%) SNMP
8 4 (15.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (15.38%) Qlik Sense
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Big Data
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 3 (11.54%) Military
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Security Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Security Solutions Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco Security Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco Solutions Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Network Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Network Security Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco Network Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Network Design Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Technical Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 4 (15.38%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (15.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (23.08%) Linux
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (15.38%) SUSE
7 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
7 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
7 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Presales
2 10 (38.46%) ITIL
3 9 (34.62%) Network Design
4 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (19.23%) SIEM
5 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 4 (15.38%) ITIL V3
5 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing
5 4 (15.38%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 4 (15.38%) Software Optimisation
5 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 4 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (11.54%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.54%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (26.92%) CCNP
2 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
4 4 (15.38%) CCDP
4 4 (15.38%) CCSE
4 4 (15.38%) CISSP
4 4 (15.38%) IISP
4 4 (15.38%) ISSAP
4 4 (15.38%) JNCIP
4 4 (15.38%) TOGAF Certification
5 3 (11.54%) CCNA
5 3 (11.54%) MCSA
5 3 (11.54%) MCSE
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (7.69%) CCIE
6 2 (7.69%) DBS Check
6 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.85%) Degree
7 1 (3.85%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) COBIT
2 1 (3.85%) GDPR
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
3 6 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (15.38%) XenApp
4 4 (15.38%) XenDesktop
5 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) QRadar
2 4 (15.38%) Backup Exec
2 4 (15.38%) vCenter Server
3 3 (11.54%) Data Guard
3 3 (11.54%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Cisco
1 16 (61.54%) VMware
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 6 (23.08%) Citrix
4 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
4 5 (19.23%) Fortinet
4 5 (19.23%) Palo Alto
4 5 (19.23%) Splunk
5 4 (15.38%) Altiris
5 4 (15.38%) Dot Hill
5 4 (15.38%) HP
5 4 (15.38%) IBM
5 4 (15.38%) LogRhythm
5 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 4 (15.38%) Tufin
5 4 (15.38%) Veeam
5 4 (15.38%) Veritas
6 3 (11.54%) Juniper
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle
6 3 (11.54%) Symantec