Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 214 202 214
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12 +13
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 23 69 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.41% 0.98% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.20% 4.72% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 19 40 47
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% -13.98%
10th Percentile £25,700 £31,250 £32,243
90th Percentile £95,000 £58,750 £50,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +2.56%

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 1,046 1,463 1,709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.50% 20.76% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 795 1,026 1,280
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,125 £27,000
90th Percentile £74,500 £72,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -1.73%

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 25 April 2019.

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 25 April 2019. 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 -23 7 £40,000 +2.56% 2
Reading -11 6 £72,500 +113.24%
Slough -1 3 £45,000 +21.62%
Newbury - 2 £27,000 -
Maidenhead +7 1 £52,500 -12.50%
VLAN
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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 19 (82.61%) Firewall
2 17 (73.91%) Cisco
3 16 (69.57%) VMware
4 15 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
5 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (47.83%) WAN
6 11 (47.83%) Windows
7 10 (43.48%) LAN
8 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
8 9 (39.13%) DHCP
8 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
8 9 (39.13%) VPN
8 9 (39.13%) Network Design
8 9 (39.13%) Mentoring
9 8 (34.78%) Presales
9 8 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (34.78%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (34.78%) DNS
10 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
10 7 (30.43%) CCNA
10 7 (30.43%) Internet
10 7 (30.43%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
11 6 (26.09%) IPsec
12 5 (21.74%) IPv4
12 5 (21.74%) CCIE
12 5 (21.74%) Network Security
12 5 (21.74%) Server Management

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 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) Firewall
2 11 (47.83%) WAN
3 10 (43.48%) LAN
4 9 (39.13%) DHCP
4 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
4 9 (39.13%) VPN
5 8 (34.78%) DNS
6 7 (30.43%) Internet
6 7 (30.43%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (26.09%) IPsec
8 5 (21.74%) IPv4
8 5 (21.74%) Network Security
9 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (17.39%) Cisco Firepower
9 4 (17.39%) SAN
10 3 (13.04%) Cisco ISE
10 3 (13.04%) MPLS
10 3 (13.04%) NAS
10 3 (13.04%) VoIP
10 3 (13.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 4 (17.39%) Military
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Network Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) IT Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Network Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Technical Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Network Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Network Support
5 2 (8.70%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.35%) POSIX
1 1 (4.35%) Qt
1 1 (4.35%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) FMCG
3 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Mentoring
1 9 (39.13%) Network Design
2 8 (34.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (34.78%) Presales
2 8 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (21.74%) Server Management
5 4 (17.39%) DNA
5 4 (17.39%) ITIL
5 4 (17.39%) Network Virtualisation
5 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.04%) Network Management
6 3 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (13.04%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Release Management
6 3 (13.04%) Security Hardening
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
6 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) C
3 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (30.43%) CCNA
3 5 (21.74%) CCIE
4 4 (17.39%) CCNP
4 4 (17.39%) MCSE
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
4 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
5 3 (13.04%) CCDP
5 3 (13.04%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 2 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (8.70%) Degree
7 1 (4.35%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) GDPR
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) COBIT
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
3 3 (13.04%) XenApp
3 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (4.35%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (13.04%) Data Guard
1 3 (13.04%) vCenter Server
2 1 (4.35%) QRadar
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Cisco
2 16 (69.57%) VMware
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (17.39%) Meraki
5 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
5 3 (13.04%) Citrix
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle
5 3 (13.04%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.70%) Fortinet
6 2 (8.70%) Google
6 2 (8.70%) Juniper
7 1 (4.35%) Avaya
7 1 (4.35%) Brocade
7 1 (4.35%) F5
7 1 (4.35%) Genesys
7 1 (4.35%) HP
7 1 (4.35%) Mitel
7 1 (4.35%) NEC
7 1 (4.35%) Panasonic
7 1 (4.35%) Splunk