Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 6 months to 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 49 48
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 +28
Permanent jobs citing LAN 28 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 4.80% 3.02% 2.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.92% 12.12% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 16
Slough median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +44.23%
10th Percentile £22,500 £30,375 £22,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,875 £48,125
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £49,500 £42,713
% change year-on-year -19.19% +15.89% -11.02%

LAN 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 Slough with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Slough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 104 132 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 17.84% 24.95% 28.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81 110 172
Slough median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -26.61% +1.40%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,850 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,500 £92,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Slough

LAN
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for LAN in Slough

LAN
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Slough over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for LAN in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, IT jobs citing LAN 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 Slough region with a requirement for LAN.

1 28 (100.00%) WAN
2 17 (60.71%) DNS
3 15 (53.57%) TCP/IP
3 15 (53.57%) Linux
3 15 (53.57%) Python
3 15 (53.57%) PHP
3 15 (53.57%) PowerShell
3 15 (53.57%) Bash Shell
4 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
4 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
5 12 (42.86%) Citrix
5 12 (42.86%) IIS
5 12 (42.86%) Apache
5 12 (42.86%) Office 365
5 12 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
6 11 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (39.29%) Firewall
6 11 (39.29%) Windows
7 10 (35.71%) SQL
7 10 (35.71%) T-SQL
7 10 (35.71%) Management Information System
7 10 (35.71%) Configuration Management
7 10 (35.71%) Information Security
7 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (35.71%) DevOps
7 10 (35.71%) CentOS
7 10 (35.71%) Hyper-V
7 10 (35.71%) Terraform
7 10 (35.71%) Hybrid Cloud

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 12 (42.86%) Apache
1 12 (42.86%) IIS
2 5 (17.86%) Confluence
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) Office 365
2 11 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (100.00%) WAN
2 17 (60.71%) DNS
3 15 (53.57%) TCP/IP
4 11 (39.29%) Firewall
5 8 (28.57%) VoIP
6 7 (25.00%) DHCP
7 6 (21.43%) 2G
7 6 (21.43%) 3G
7 6 (21.43%) Wireless
8 5 (17.86%) 802.15
8 5 (17.86%) Bluetooth
8 5 (17.86%) ICMP
8 5 (17.86%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (17.86%) ZigBee
9 3 (10.71%) VPN
10 1 (3.57%) 4G
10 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (3.57%) Network Security
10 1 (3.57%) Radio Access Network
10 1 (3.57%) SSL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (39.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) AWS Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Azure Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Test Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Service Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Service Desk Support
6 4 (14.29%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 3 (10.71%) Team Leader
8 2 (7.14%) IT Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) IT Support
8 2 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) 802.1X
1 5 (17.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Hybrid Cloud
1 10 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 5 (17.86%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
2 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
3 10 (35.71%) CentOS
4 5 (17.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (35.71%) Configuration Management
2 10 (35.71%) DevOps
2 10 (35.71%) Information Security
3 5 (17.86%) Integration Acceptance Testing
3 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
3 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
3 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
3 5 (17.86%) Test Management
3 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) E-business
4 1 (3.57%) High Availability
4 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.57%) Network Design
4 1 (3.57%) Network Management
4 1 (3.57%) Project Management
4 1 (3.57%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) Bash Shell
1 15 (53.57%) PHP
1 15 (53.57%) PowerShell
1 15 (53.57%) Python
2 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) T-SQL
3 5 (17.86%) C#
3 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
2 5 (17.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Master's Degree
3 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (35.71%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) Terraform
2 5 (17.86%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) Citrix
3 8 (28.57%) Mitel
4 6 (21.43%) Remedy
5 5 (17.86%) Atlassian
5 5 (17.86%) HP
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco
7 3 (10.71%) Avaya
8 2 (7.14%) VMware
9 1 (3.57%) Apple
9 1 (3.57%) Ericsson
9 1 (3.57%) F5
9 1 (3.57%) Forcepoint
9 1 (3.57%) Huawei
9 1 (3.57%) Mapinfo
9 1 (3.57%) Nokia Networks
9 1 (3.57%) Palo Alto