Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 169 156
Rank change year-on-year +33 -13 +27
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 21 23 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.90% 0.66% 1.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.93% 2.18% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 42
Reading median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -21.95% +13.89%
10th Percentile £33,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £59,250 £66,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +6.38% +1.62%

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 Reading with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 535 1057 1208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 23.04% 30.51% 26.16%
Number of salaries quoted 398 701 859
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £28,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £45,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -9.00% +4.17% +9.09%

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing VLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Reading

VLAN
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for VLAN in Reading

VLAN
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in Reading over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VLAN in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 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 Reading region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 16 (76.19%) Firewall
2 13 (61.90%) VMware
3 12 (57.14%) Linux
4 11 (52.38%) TCP/IP
5 10 (47.62%) DNS
5 10 (47.62%) Cisco
5 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
5 10 (47.62%) Windows
5 10 (47.62%) ITIL
5 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 8 (38.10%) Juniper
7 8 (38.10%) BGP
7 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
8 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 7 (33.33%) WAN
8 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 6 (28.57%) Palo Alto
9 6 (28.57%) HP
9 6 (28.57%) Dell
9 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (28.57%) SAN
9 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (28.57%) Information Security
9 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (23.81%) Wireless
10 5 (23.81%) LAN

VLAN
Co-occurring 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 5 (23.81%) IIS
1 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (23.81%) IaaS
4 1 (4.76%) G Suite
4 1 (4.76%) Office 365
4 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) TCP/IP
3 10 (47.62%) DNS
4 8 (38.10%) BGP
5 7 (33.33%) WAN
6 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (28.57%) SAN
7 5 (23.81%) LAN
7 5 (23.81%) Wireless
8 4 (19.05%) IPsec
8 4 (19.05%) MPLS
9 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (14.29%) EIGRP
9 3 (14.29%) OSPF
9 3 (14.29%) SNMP
9 3 (14.29%) VPN
10 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
10 2 (9.52%) Internet
10 2 (9.52%) Network Security
10 2 (9.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Junior
4 2 (9.52%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Junior Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (19.05%) Replication
4 3 (14.29%) Clustering
5 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
6 1 (4.76%) Handset
6 1 (4.76%) PMI
6 1 (4.76%) User Experience
6 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (19.05%) Unix
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (14.29%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Information Security
3 4 (19.05%) ISMS
3 4 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 3 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 3 (14.29%) Security Management
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (4.76%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (4.76%) Database Security
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Governance
6 1 (4.76%) Network Virtualisation
6 1 (4.76%) Presales
6 1 (4.76%) SABSA
6 1 (4.76%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (19.05%) CCNP
3 3 (14.29%) CCIE
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) CCNA
5 1 (4.76%) Degree
5 1 (4.76%) MCSE
5 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (14.29%) ISO 22301
2 3 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 3 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (4.76%) COBIT
3 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
2 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.52%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (4.76%) DFS Replication
5 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) WSUS
2 3 (14.29%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) Opsview
2 3 (14.29%) vMotion
2 3 (14.29%) WMI
3 2 (9.52%) FortiGate
3 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) VMware
2 10 (47.62%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) Juniper
4 6 (28.57%) Dell
4 6 (28.57%) HP
4 6 (28.57%) Palo Alto
5 4 (19.05%) Fortinet
5 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
6 3 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
6 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 2 (9.52%) Aruba
7 2 (9.52%) Citrix
7 2 (9.52%) Meraki
7 2 (9.52%) Meru Networks
8 1 (4.76%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (4.76%) Epicor
8 1 (4.76%) F5
8 1 (4.76%) Symantec