Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 241 239
Rank change year-on-year +52 -2 +45
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 68 61 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.08% 0.71% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.16% 2.83% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 49 47 71
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +6.38% -1.05%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £66,000 £71,250
South East median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -9.41% - +6.25%

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 1317 2153 2690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 20.91% 25.06% 24.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1001 1551 2006
Berkshire median annual salary £45,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.00% +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £73,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +12 22 £42,500 -15.00%
Reading +35 21 £42,500 +6.25%
Slough +8 10 £45,000 +5.88%
Thatcham - 5 £42,500 -
Wokingham - 1 £42,500 -
Newbury - 1 £43,500 -
VLAN
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing VLAN 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 VLAN.

1 47 (69.12%) Firewall
2 46 (67.65%) Cisco
3 42 (61.76%) TCP/IP
4 41 (60.29%) Cisco ASA
5 38 (55.88%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (55.88%) VMware
6 36 (52.94%) ITIL
7 33 (48.53%) DNS
8 32 (47.06%) VPN
9 31 (45.59%) Windows
10 30 (44.12%) IPsec
11 29 (42.65%) Microsoft
11 29 (42.65%) VMware Infrastructure
12 28 (41.18%) Hyper-V
12 28 (41.18%) F5
12 28 (41.18%) Data Centre
12 28 (41.18%) Active Directory
12 28 (41.18%) MPLS
12 28 (41.18%) BGP
13 26 (38.24%) SQL Server
14 23 (33.82%) OSPF
15 22 (32.35%) CheckPoint
15 22 (32.35%) Cisco Nexus
15 22 (32.35%) Mentoring
16 21 (30.88%) Linux
17 20 (29.41%) Windows Server
18 19 (27.94%) Presales
18 19 (27.94%) HP
18 19 (27.94%) CCNP
18 19 (27.94%) Wireless

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 17 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.24%) Apache
2 9 (13.24%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.35%) IIS
3 5 (7.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (13.24%) Office 365
4 8 (11.76%) SaaS
5 5 (7.35%) IaaS
6 1 (1.47%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 47 (69.12%) Firewall
2 42 (61.76%) TCP/IP
3 41 (60.29%) Cisco ASA
4 33 (48.53%) DNS
5 32 (47.06%) VPN
6 30 (44.12%) IPsec
7 28 (41.18%) BGP
7 28 (41.18%) MPLS
8 23 (33.82%) OSPF
9 22 (32.35%) Cisco Nexus
10 19 (27.94%) Wireless
11 18 (26.47%) WAN
12 16 (23.53%) Ethernet
12 16 (23.53%) LAN
12 16 (23.53%) SNMP
13 15 (22.06%) Network Security
14 13 (19.12%) Cisco ISE
14 13 (19.12%) SSL
15 12 (17.65%) DHCP
16 10 (14.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (13.24%) MySQL
3 9 (13.24%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (13.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 16 (23.53%) Finance
2 13 (19.12%) Billing
3 11 (16.18%) Telecoms
4 9 (13.24%) Back Office
5 8 (11.76%) Electronics
5 8 (11.76%) Manufacturing
5 8 (11.76%) Marketing
6 6 (8.82%) Legal
6 6 (8.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Administrator
1 17 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 12 (17.65%) Analyst
3 10 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (13.24%) Linux Support
4 9 (13.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 9 (13.24%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (13.24%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 9 (13.24%) Senior Linux Support
4 9 (13.24%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 9 (13.24%) Senior Support Analyst
4 9 (13.24%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 9 (13.24%) Support Analyst
4 9 (13.24%) Systems Support Analyst
5 8 (11.76%) DevOps Administrator
5 8 (11.76%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 8 (11.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 8 (11.76%) Windows Administrator
5 8 (11.76%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) Java SE
2 1 (1.47%) .NET
2 1 (1.47%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 28 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 13 (19.12%) FlexPod
3 6 (8.82%) Virtual Team
4 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.88%) Replication
6 3 (4.41%) Clustering
7 2 (2.94%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.47%) Handset
8 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.47%) PMI
8 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (45.59%) Windows
2 21 (30.88%) Linux
3 20 (29.41%) Windows Server
4 15 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.88%) Unix
8 3 (4.41%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (52.94%) ITIL
2 22 (32.35%) Mentoring
3 19 (27.94%) Presales
4 16 (23.53%) Security Management
4 16 (23.53%) Service Delivery
5 14 (20.59%) Migration
5 14 (20.59%) Project Management
6 13 (19.12%) Application Performance Management
6 13 (19.12%) Converged Infrastructure
6 13 (19.12%) ITIL V3
6 13 (19.12%) Line Management
6 13 (19.12%) Load Balancing
6 13 (19.12%) Network Design
6 13 (19.12%) Performance Management
6 13 (19.12%) SIEM
6 13 (19.12%) Time Management
7 9 (13.24%) Information Security
8 8 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (11.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.59%) SQL
2 8 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.41%) Java
3 3 (4.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (55.88%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (27.94%) CCNP
3 14 (20.59%) CCNA
4 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (14.71%) MCSE
6 9 (13.24%) CCIE
7 8 (11.76%) Degree
8 6 (8.82%) MCSA
9 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
9 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.47%) DBS Check
11 1 (1.47%) MCP
11 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (23.53%) QA
2 4 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (4.41%) COBIT
3 3 (4.41%) ISO 22301
3 3 (4.41%) ISO 9001
3 3 (4.41%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.41%) SLA
4 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (42.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 28 (41.18%) Hyper-V
3 9 (13.24%) KVM
3 9 (13.24%) Terminal Services
3 9 (13.24%) VMware Workstation
3 9 (13.24%) XenApp
3 9 (13.24%) XenServer
4 8 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.94%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (1.47%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (19.12%) Cisco Prime
1 13 (19.12%) WSUS
2 9 (13.24%) ZABBIX
3 3 (4.41%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (4.41%) Opsview
3 3 (4.41%) vMotion
3 3 (4.41%) WMI
4 2 (2.94%) FortiGate
4 2 (2.94%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 46 (67.65%) Cisco
2 38 (55.88%) VMware
3 29 (42.65%) Microsoft
4 28 (41.18%) F5
5 22 (32.35%) CheckPoint
6 19 (27.94%) HP
7 18 (26.47%) Fortinet
7 18 (26.47%) SolarWinds
8 15 (22.06%) Aruba
8 15 (22.06%) Meraki
9 14 (20.59%) Juniper
10 13 (19.12%) Brocade
10 13 (19.12%) Sourcefire
11 11 (16.18%) Citrix
12 9 (13.24%) McAfee
13 8 (11.76%) SAP
14 6 (8.82%) Dell
14 6 (8.82%) Palo Alto
15 3 (4.41%) Barracuda Networks
16 2 (2.94%) Meru Networks