The first table below looks at the demand for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 164 212 201
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -11
Contract jobs citing VLAN 31 7 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.54% 0.099% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.36% 0.88% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 17
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £250 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £335 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.69 - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +62.50%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
711 796 969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.33% 11.24% 12.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 529 650
Average daily rate £395 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 36 40
Average hourly rate £21.25 £43.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.14% +112.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £16.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £54.00 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
VLAN
London

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VLAN across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VLAN across the City of London region.

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

VLAN
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VLAN across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

VLAN Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VLAN across the City of London region.

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing VLAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VLAN.

1 33 (70.21%) Cisco
2 30 (63.83%) Firewall
3 26 (55.32%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (51.06%) CheckPoint
5 22 (46.81%) CCNP
5 22 (46.81%) EIGRP
6 19 (40.43%) Finance
7 17 (36.17%) Cisco CUCM
8 16 (34.04%) VoIP
9 15 (31.91%) WAN
9 15 (31.91%) VPN
10 14 (29.79%) CCVP
10 14 (29.79%) Banking
10 14 (29.79%) LAN
10 14 (29.79%) Cisco UCCX
10 14 (29.79%) Cisco UCCE
11 13 (27.66%) BGP
11 13 (27.66%) OSPF
12 12 (25.53%) Windows
12 12 (25.53%) TCP/IP
13 11 (23.40%) Cisco IOS
14 10 (21.28%) Juniper
15 9 (19.15%) VMware
15 9 (19.15%) HSRP
16 8 (17.02%) WLAN
17 7 (14.89%) CCNA
17 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
17 7 (14.89%) Migration
17 7 (14.89%) F5
17 7 (14.89%) Network Security

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing VLAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.13%) Lync
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (63.83%) Firewall
2 22 (46.81%) EIGRP
3 16 (34.04%) VoIP
4 15 (31.91%) WAN
4 15 (31.91%) VPN
5 14 (29.79%) LAN
6 13 (27.66%) OSPF
6 13 (27.66%) BGP
7 12 (25.53%) TCP/IP
8 11 (23.40%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (19.15%) HSRP
10 8 (17.02%) WLAN
11 7 (14.89%) Network Security
12 6 (12.77%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (12.77%) Wireless
12 6 (12.77%) MPLS
12 6 (12.77%) DNS
13 5 (10.64%) SAN
13 5 (10.64%) Cisco Nexus
14 4 (8.51%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (40.43%) Finance
2 14 (29.79%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Publishing
4 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.13%) Law
5 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Network Engineer
2 15 (31.91%) Cisco Engineer
3 13 (27.66%) Telephony Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Security Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.51%) VoIP Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Communications Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Security Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Cisco Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) .NET
1 1 (2.13%) J2EE
1 1 (2.13%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
1 3 (6.38%) Replication
1 3 (6.38%) PKI
1 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.13%) FMCG
2 1 (2.13%) PACS
2 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) UNIX
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) Migration
2 5 (10.64%) ITIL
3 4 (8.51%) Change Management
3 4 (8.51%) Network Management
3 4 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
4 3 (6.38%) Risk Management
4 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.26%) Network Design
6 1 (2.13%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.13%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.13%) DevOps
6 1 (2.13%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.13%) Data Mapping
6 1 (2.13%) Data Architecture
6 1 (2.13%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) VB
2 1 (2.13%) VBA
2 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.13%) C
2 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (55.32%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (46.81%) CCNP
3 14 (29.79%) CCVP
4 7 (14.89%) CCNA
5 3 (6.38%) CCIE
6 2 (4.26%) MCP
6 2 (4.26%) CCEE
6 2 (4.26%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (4.26%) CCEA
7 1 (2.13%) CCSE
7 1 (2.13%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.13%) JNCIE
7 1 (2.13%) Degree
7 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) ISO 9001
1 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.26%) QA
3 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.51%) Snort
4 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.38%) XenApp
4 3 (6.38%) XenServer
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.26%) vSphere
6 1 (2.13%) vCloud
6 1 (2.13%) NFS
6 1 (2.13%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.13%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 17 (36.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 14 (29.79%) Cisco UCCE
2 14 (29.79%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (8.51%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.13%) OpenView
4 1 (2.13%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 33 (70.21%) Cisco
2 24 (51.06%) CheckPoint
3 10 (21.28%) Juniper
4 9 (19.15%) VMware
5 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
5 7 (14.89%) F5
6 5 (10.64%) Citrix
7 4 (8.51%) Blue Coat
7 4 (8.51%) Sourcefire
8 3 (6.38%) Speakerbus
8 3 (6.38%) Fortinet
8 3 (6.38%) Riverbed
9 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.26%) Remedy
9 2 (4.26%) HP
10 1 (2.13%) EMC
10 1 (2.13%) Nortel
10 1 (2.13%) Avaya
10 1 (2.13%) IBM
10 1 (2.13%) Websense
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