Period
to 22 October 2017

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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 43 50
Rank change year-on-year -14 +7 -8
Permanent jobs citing LAN 20 41 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.04% 4.66% 4.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.15% 18.14% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18 35 41
Slough median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -29.17%
10th Percentile £36,250 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £56,000 £92,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -15.00%

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 197 226 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 29.94% 25.68% 27.28%
Number of salaries quoted 171 203 266
Slough median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -6.98% +26.47%
10th Percentile £27,000 £30,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £92,500 £85,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Slough region with a requirement for LAN.

1 20 (100.00%) WAN
2 17 (85.00%) Firewall
3 16 (80.00%) VPN
3 16 (80.00%) Windows
4 15 (75.00%) DNS
4 15 (75.00%) Cisco
4 15 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (75.00%) VMware
5 14 (70.00%) Citrix
5 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (70.00%) MPLS
5 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (70.00%) CCNA
5 14 (70.00%) TCP/IP
5 14 (70.00%) DHCP
5 14 (70.00%) Linux
5 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (65.00%) SQL
6 13 (65.00%) MySQL
6 13 (65.00%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (65.00%) Cisco PIX
6 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (65.00%) VLAN
7 12 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (60.00%) VMware Workstation
7 12 (60.00%) Finance
7 12 (60.00%) WSUS
7 12 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (60.00%) ZABBIX
7 12 (60.00%) XenApp

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 (60.00%) Apache
1 12 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (60.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Mimecast
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) WAN
2 17 (85.00%) Firewall
3 16 (80.00%) VPN
4 15 (75.00%) DNS
5 14 (70.00%) DHCP
5 14 (70.00%) MPLS
5 14 (70.00%) TCP/IP
6 13 (65.00%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (65.00%) Cisco PIX
6 13 (65.00%) VLAN
7 12 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
8 2 (10.00%) Internet
8 2 (10.00%) Network Security
8 2 (10.00%) SAN
8 2 (10.00%) SMS
9 1 (5.00%) ADSL
9 1 (5.00%) Broadband
9 1 (5.00%) ISDN
9 1 (5.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) MySQL
2 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (60.00%) Back Office
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 11 (55.00%) Electronics
2 11 (55.00%) Manufacturing
2 11 (55.00%) Marketing
2 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Analyst
1 14 (70.00%) Support Analyst
2 12 (60.00%) Administrator
2 12 (60.00%) Linux Administrator
2 12 (60.00%) Linux Support
2 12 (60.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 12 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
2 12 (60.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 12 (60.00%) Senior Linux Support
2 12 (60.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 12 (60.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 12 (60.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 12 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
2 12 (60.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 10 (50.00%) DevOps Administrator
3 10 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 10 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 10 (50.00%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (15.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Fintech
2 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 11 (55.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (55.00%) DevOps
2 11 (55.00%) Digital Marketing
2 11 (55.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) OpenUP
3 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Release Management
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.00%) Statistics
4 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (70.00%) CCNA
3 2 (10.00%) CCNP
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 12 (60.00%) KVM
2 12 (60.00%) Terminal Services
2 12 (60.00%) VMware Workstation
2 12 (60.00%) XenApp
2 12 (60.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) WSUS
1 12 (60.00%) ZABBIX
2 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.00%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (5.00%) Cacti
3 1 (5.00%) OpenView
3 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
1 15 (75.00%) VMware
2 14 (70.00%) Citrix
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (60.00%) F5
3 12 (60.00%) McAfee
4 11 (55.00%) SAP
5 5 (25.00%) HP
6 2 (10.00%) NetApp
7 1 (5.00%) Apple
7 1 (5.00%) Aruba
7 1 (5.00%) Avaya
7 1 (5.00%) BT
7 1 (5.00%) CA
7 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint