Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 230 191 243
Rank change year-on-year -39 +52 -10
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 29 61 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.46% 1.00% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.74% 4.65% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 29 46 48
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £49,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -9.55% +10.56%
10th Percentile £35,500 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,500 £85,000 £66,000
South East median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.60% -14.44% +5.88%

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 1,057 1,312 2,173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.92% 21.54% 25.11%
Number of salaries quoted 807 998 1,568
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,925 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,000 £70,000 £74,125
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 October 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 20 October 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 -11 14 £80,000 +88.24% 1
Slough -12 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Wokingham +6 4 £32,750 -22.94%
Reading -10 2 £70,000 +64.71% 2
Newbury +11 1 £52,500 +20.69%
Maidenhead - 1 £38,000 -
VLAN
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 22 (75.86%) LAN
2 20 (68.97%) WAN
3 18 (62.07%) Cisco
4 16 (55.17%) VMware
5 15 (51.72%) TCP/IP
6 14 (48.28%) DNS
6 14 (48.28%) ITIL
7 12 (41.38%) Windows
7 12 (41.38%) DHCP
7 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (37.93%) WLAN
8 11 (37.93%) Firewall
8 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
9 10 (34.48%) Presales
9 10 (34.48%) Network Security
9 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (34.48%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (31.03%) VPN
10 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
10 9 (31.03%) CCNP
10 9 (31.03%) OSPF
10 9 (31.03%) BGP
11 8 (27.59%) MPLS
11 8 (27.59%) CheckPoint
11 8 (27.59%) SSL
11 8 (27.59%) Linux
11 8 (27.59%) Network Design
11 8 (27.59%) Fortinet
11 8 (27.59%) VMware ESXi

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 (24.14%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) Confluence
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Office 365
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (75.86%) LAN
2 20 (68.97%) WAN
3 15 (51.72%) TCP/IP
4 14 (48.28%) DNS
5 12 (41.38%) DHCP
6 11 (37.93%) Firewall
6 11 (37.93%) WLAN
7 10 (34.48%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (34.48%) Network Security
8 9 (31.03%) BGP
8 9 (31.03%) OSPF
8 9 (31.03%) VPN
9 8 (27.59%) MPLS
9 8 (27.59%) SSL
10 7 (24.14%) Cisco Firepower
10 7 (24.14%) Ethernet
10 7 (24.14%) FWSM
10 7 (24.14%) SNMP
10 7 (24.14%) Wireshark
11 5 (17.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (13.79%) Qlik Sense
2 3 (10.34%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Architect
1 8 (27.59%) Security Architect
1 8 (27.59%) Security Solutions Architect
1 8 (27.59%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Cisco Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Cisco Security Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Cisco Solutions Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Network Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Network Security Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco Network Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Network Design Architect
5 2 (6.90%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Data Centre
2 7 (24.14%) Cyberthreat
2 7 (24.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.34%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (27.59%) Linux
5 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
6 5 (17.24%) Windows 10
6 5 (17.24%) Windows 8
6 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (13.79%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) ITIL
2 10 (34.48%) Presales
3 8 (27.59%) Network Design
3 8 (27.59%) SIEM
4 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
4 7 (24.14%) Incident Management
4 7 (24.14%) ITIL V3
4 7 (24.14%) Load Balancing
4 7 (24.14%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 7 (24.14%) Software Optimisation
4 7 (24.14%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
7 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (10.34%) Line Management
7 3 (10.34%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (6.90%) Migration
8 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (31.03%) CCNP
3 7 (24.14%) CCDP
3 7 (24.14%) CCSE
3 7 (24.14%) CISSP
3 7 (24.14%) IISP
3 7 (24.14%) ISSAP
3 7 (24.14%) JNCIP
4 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
4 4 (13.79%) TOGAF Certification
5 3 (10.34%) CCNA
5 3 (10.34%) MCSA
5 3 (10.34%) MCSE
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.90%) DBS Check
6 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
6 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.45%) Degree
7 1 (3.45%) MCSD
7 1 (3.45%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) COBIT
2 1 (3.45%) GDPR
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (27.59%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
5 3 (10.34%) XenApp
5 3 (10.34%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) QRadar
2 5 (17.24%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (13.79%) Backup Exec
3 4 (13.79%) vCenter Server
4 1 (3.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Cisco
2 16 (55.17%) VMware
3 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
4 8 (27.59%) CheckPoint
4 8 (27.59%) Fortinet
4 8 (27.59%) Splunk
5 7 (24.14%) IBM
5 7 (24.14%) Juniper
5 7 (24.14%) LogRhythm
5 7 (24.14%) Tufin
6 6 (20.69%) Forcepoint
6 6 (20.69%) Palo Alto
7 5 (17.24%) Citrix
7 5 (17.24%) HP
7 5 (17.24%) Symantec
8 4 (13.79%) Altiris
8 4 (13.79%) Dot Hill
8 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
8 4 (13.79%) Veeam
8 4 (13.79%) Veritas