The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 75 82 78
Rank change year-on-year +7 -4  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 32 65 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.60% 3.34% 3.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.12% 11.67% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 21 57 63
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +14.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

LAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 351 557 710
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 28.51% 28.62% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 232 457 381
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing LAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Reading

LAN
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for LAN in Reading

LAN
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Reading over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Reading

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing LAN 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 Reading region with a requirement for LAN.

1 68 (80.95%) WAN
2 41 (48.81%) Windows
3 29 (34.52%) VMware
4 28 (33.33%) Cisco
4 28 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 26 (30.95%) Active Directory
5 26 (30.95%) Firewall
5 26 (30.95%) Hyper-V
6 25 (29.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (23.81%) ITIL
8 19 (22.62%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (22.62%) Windows 7
9 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
9 17 (20.24%) VPN
10 16 (19.05%) TCP/IP
10 16 (19.05%) VLAN
11 15 (17.86%) SQL Server
11 15 (17.86%) Finance
12 14 (16.67%) MS Exchange
12 14 (16.67%) Network Design
13 12 (14.29%) NetApp
13 12 (14.29%) CCNA
14 11 (13.10%) Office 365
14 11 (13.10%) Data Centre
14 11 (13.10%) Presales
15 10 (11.90%) SaaS
15 10 (11.90%) Data Protection
15 10 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (11.90%) SLA
16 9 (10.71%) Juniper

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.52%) Skype for Business
3 4 (4.76%) IIS
4 3 (3.57%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.38%) Apache
5 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.19%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.95%) MS Office
3 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.10%) Office 365
2 10 (11.90%) SaaS
3 7 (8.33%) IaaS
3 7 (8.33%) PaaS
4 4 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 68 (80.95%) WAN
2 26 (30.95%) Firewall
3 17 (20.24%) VPN
4 16 (19.05%) TCP/IP
4 16 (19.05%) VLAN
5 9 (10.71%) DHCP
5 9 (10.71%) Ethernet
6 8 (9.52%) DNS
6 8 (9.52%) NAS
6 8 (9.52%) SAN
7 7 (8.33%) Broadband
7 7 (8.33%) DOCSIS
7 7 (8.33%) DSLAM
7 7 (8.33%) MPLS
7 7 (8.33%) PSTN
7 7 (8.33%) VoIP
7 7 (8.33%) Wireless
7 7 (8.33%) WLAN
7 7 (8.33%) xDSL
8 6 (7.14%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.19%) Couchbase
2 1 (1.19%) DB2
2 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) JIRA
General
1 15 (17.86%) Finance
2 9 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 8 (9.52%) Marketing
4 5 (5.95%) Legal
4 5 (5.95%) Retail
5 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.19%) Billing
6 1 (1.19%) French Language
6 1 (1.19%) German Language
6 1 (1.19%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (1.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (29.76%) Network Engineer
2 21 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 12 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (14.29%) IT Support
4 9 (10.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (10.71%) Analyst
4 9 (10.71%) IT Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support
5 8 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 6 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Architect
6 6 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.14%) Technical Support
7 5 (5.95%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.95%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) IT Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Migration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.95%) Web Services
2 3 (3.57%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.19%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.95%) Driving Licence
2 5 (5.95%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.76%) PKI
4 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.38%) e-Health
4 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.38%) Social Network
5 1 (1.19%) Clustering
5 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 41 (48.81%) Windows
2 28 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 19 (22.62%) Windows 7
4 10 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (9.52%) Linux
5 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.95%) CentOS
6 5 (5.95%) Unix
6 5 (5.95%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.38%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.19%) Debian
8 1 (1.19%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.19%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.81%) ITIL
2 14 (16.67%) Network Design
3 11 (13.10%) Presales
4 10 (11.90%) Data Protection
5 9 (10.71%) Product Management
5 9 (10.71%) Service Management
6 6 (7.14%) DevOps
6 6 (7.14%) Migration
7 5 (5.95%) Business Continuity
7 5 (5.95%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (5.95%) Data Migration
7 5 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.95%) Load Balancing
7 5 (5.95%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (5.95%) Transition Management
8 4 (4.76%) High Availability
9 3 (3.57%) Change Management
9 3 (3.57%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.57%) Network Management
10 2 (2.38%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.14%) SQL
2 5 (5.95%) Python
3 3 (3.57%) Tcl
4 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.19%) Java
4 1 (1.19%) Perl
4 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (22.62%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (14.29%) CCNA
3 9 (10.71%) MCP
4 8 (9.52%) CCNP
4 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (8.33%) Degree
6 6 (7.14%) MCSE
7 5 (5.95%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.57%) MCITP
9 2 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.38%) MCSA
10 1 (1.19%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.19%) CCIE
10 1 (1.19%) CEH
10 1 (1.19%) CISSP
10 1 (1.19%) HP MASE
10 1 (1.19%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.19%) MCTS
10 1 (1.19%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.90%) SLA
2 3 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (30.95%) Active Directory
1 26 (30.95%) Hyper-V
2 25 (29.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.38%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.19%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (1.19%) vSphere
4 1 (1.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) SCCM
2 2 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.38%) SCOM
3 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.19%) Nessus
3 1 (1.19%) Nmap
3 1 (1.19%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 29 (34.52%) VMware
2 28 (33.33%) Cisco
3 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
4 12 (14.29%) NetApp
5 9 (10.71%) Juniper
6 7 (8.33%) CheckPoint
7 5 (5.95%) BMC
7 5 (5.95%) PlateSpin
8 4 (4.76%) Fortinet
9 3 (3.57%) Avaya
9 3 (3.57%) CenturyLink
9 3 (3.57%) Mitel
9 3 (3.57%) Oracle
10 2 (2.38%) HP
10 2 (2.38%) NEC
10 2 (2.38%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.38%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.19%) Aruba
11 1 (1.19%) hybris
11 1 (1.19%) Veeam
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