Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 61 42
Rank change year-on-year +5 -19 +11
Permanent jobs citing LAN 28 18 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 4.40% 2.59% 4.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.53% 9.33% 18.87%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 35
Slough median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £26,525 £34,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £56,000
Berkshire median annual salary £51,250 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.89% +11.76% -5.56%

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 119 193 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 18.68% 27.81% 25.12%
Number of salaries quoted 96 170 196
Slough median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,775 £29,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £92,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +3.09%

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 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in Slough

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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 15 (53.57%) DNS
2 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 15 (53.57%) Firewall
3 14 (50.00%) Citrix
3 14 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (42.86%) DHCP
4 12 (42.86%) Windows
4 12 (42.86%) Linux
4 12 (42.86%) Office 365
5 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (39.29%) VMware
6 10 (35.71%) Python
6 10 (35.71%) PHP
6 10 (35.71%) PowerShell
6 10 (35.71%) Bash Shell
7 9 (32.14%) Wireless
8 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
9 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 7 (25.00%) IIS
9 7 (25.00%) Apache
9 7 (25.00%) VPN
10 6 (21.43%) Bluetooth
10 6 (21.43%) Unix
10 6 (21.43%) C#
10 6 (21.43%) HTML
10 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
10 6 (21.43%) 3G
10 6 (21.43%) 802.15

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 7 (25.00%) Apache
1 7 (25.00%) IIS
2 6 (21.43%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) Office 365
2 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (100.00%) WAN
2 15 (53.57%) DNS
2 15 (53.57%) Firewall
3 14 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (42.86%) DHCP
5 9 (32.14%) Wireless
6 7 (25.00%) VPN
7 6 (21.43%) 2G
7 6 (21.43%) 3G
7 6 (21.43%) 802.15
7 6 (21.43%) Bluetooth
7 6 (21.43%) ICMP
7 6 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (21.43%) ZigBee
8 4 (14.29%) VLAN
8 4 (14.29%) VoIP
9 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (7.14%) Cisco ISE
10 2 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.14%) Back Office
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Support Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Test Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Support
6 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) 802.1X
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Linux
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 6 (21.43%) Unix
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.29%) CentOS
5 4 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 4 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (21.43%) Integration Acceptance Testing
2 6 (21.43%) Mathematics
2 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
2 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
2 6 (21.43%) Test Management
2 6 (21.43%) Test Scripting
3 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 4 (14.29%) DevOps
3 4 (14.29%) Information Security
4 3 (10.71%) Commercial Awareness
4 3 (10.71%) Decision-Making
4 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
4 3 (10.71%) SDLC
4 3 (10.71%) Six Sigma
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Bash Shell
1 10 (35.71%) PHP
1 10 (35.71%) PowerShell
1 10 (35.71%) Python
2 6 (21.43%) C#
2 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.29%) SQL
3 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
1 6 (21.43%) ISTQB
1 6 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (10.71%) APMP
3 2 (7.14%) CCNP
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.14%) XenApp
4 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) HP ALM
2 4 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (14.29%) Terraform
3 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 14 (50.00%) Citrix
3 11 (39.29%) VMware
4 6 (21.43%) Atlassian
4 6 (21.43%) Cisco
4 6 (21.43%) HP
4 6 (21.43%) Remedy
5 4 (14.29%) Mitel
5 4 (14.29%) Symantec
6 3 (10.71%) Forcepoint
7 2 (7.14%) Apple
7 2 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (7.14%) Meraki
7 2 (7.14%) Polycom
7 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.57%) Avaya
8 1 (3.57%) F5
8 1 (3.57%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.57%) WatchGuard