The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
England / South East
Rank 179 203 221
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +18
Contract jobs citing VLAN 60 60 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.78% 0.69% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.86% 3.36% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 40 22
Median daily rate £425 £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £219 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £16.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+129.85% -16.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1553 1786 1976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.29% 20.41% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 933 993 941
Median daily rate £395 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £230 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 90 114
Median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.41% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £18.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £52.63 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing VLAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in the South East

VLAN
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VLAN across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

VLAN Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +19 18 £325 -5.45%
Buckinghamshire +17 17 £525 +162.50%
Hampshire -4 11 £332 -42.26% 5
Surrey +22 7 £375 -
West Sussex - 3 £388 -
Oxfordshire -1 2 £400 +68.42% 3
Kent +5 1 £375 -16.66%
VLAN
England

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 62 (63.27%) Cisco
2 48 (48.98%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (38.78%) Security Cleared
4 34 (34.69%) LAN
4 34 (34.69%) WAN
5 32 (32.65%) Windows
5 32 (32.65%) Firewall
6 29 (29.59%) Juniper
6 29 (29.59%) SC Cleared
7 27 (27.55%) VMware
7 27 (27.55%) OSPF
8 26 (26.53%) CCNP
9 24 (24.49%) VPN
9 24 (24.49%) Telecoms
10 22 (22.45%) CCNA
11 21 (21.43%) BGP
12 20 (20.41%) MPLS
13 19 (19.39%) DHCP
13 19 (19.39%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (16.33%) Linux
14 16 (16.33%) CCIE
14 16 (16.33%) Windows 10
15 15 (15.31%) Cisco Prime
15 15 (15.31%) DNS
16 14 (14.29%) Data Centre
17 12 (12.24%) TCP/IP
17 12 (12.24%) Office 365
18 11 (11.22%) CCDP
18 11 (11.22%) Brocade
19 10 (10.20%) JNCIS

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (2.04%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.02%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.06%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.24%) Office 365
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.02%) IaaS
3 1 (1.02%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (34.69%) LAN
1 34 (34.69%) WAN
2 32 (32.65%) Firewall
3 27 (27.55%) OSPF
4 24 (24.49%) VPN
5 21 (21.43%) BGP
6 20 (20.41%) MPLS
7 19 (19.39%) DHCP
8 15 (15.31%) DNS
9 12 (12.24%) TCP/IP
10 10 (10.20%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (10.20%) Ethernet
10 10 (10.20%) VoIP
11 9 (9.18%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (9.18%) Internet
11 9 (9.18%) VPLS
12 8 (8.16%) Network Security
13 7 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
13 7 (7.14%) IGMP
13 7 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
1 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (2.04%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Ant
1 2 (2.04%) Gerrit
1 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.04%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.04%) JIRA
1 2 (2.04%) JMeter
General
1 24 (24.49%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.06%) Banking
3 2 (2.04%) Billing
3 2 (2.04%) Electronics
3 2 (2.04%) Finance
3 2 (2.04%) Legal
4 1 (1.02%) French Language
4 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.02%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (26.53%) Network Engineer
2 19 (19.39%) Architect
3 13 (13.27%) Cisco Engineer
3 13 (13.27%) Network Architect
4 12 (12.24%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 9 (9.18%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) Juniper Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) Firewall Architect
7 6 (6.12%) NOC Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) VMware Engineer
8 5 (5.10%) Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) Consultant
9 4 (4.08%) Data Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) EMC Engineer
10 3 (3.06%) Brocade Engineer
10 3 (3.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.06%) Principal Consultant
10 3 (3.06%) Security Engineer
10 3 (3.06%) Transmission Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.10%) Middleware
2 2 (2.04%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.12%) STB
3 5 (5.10%) IPTV
3 5 (5.10%) Over-the-Top Content
3 5 (5.10%) Video on Demand
4 3 (3.06%) BBC
4 3 (3.06%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.04%) Clustering
5 2 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.04%) FlexPod
5 2 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.02%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.02%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.02%) Handset
6 1 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.02%) iPad
6 1 (1.02%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.65%) Windows
2 16 (16.33%) Linux
2 16 (16.33%) Windows 10
3 8 (8.16%) Unix
4 6 (6.12%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.10%) Android
6 2 (2.04%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (2.04%) Debian
6 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.04%) Solaris
6 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.02%) VMS
7 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.02%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.02%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (10.20%) ITIL
2 7 (7.14%) Network Design
3 6 (6.12%) Configuration Management
3 6 (6.12%) Network Architecture
3 6 (6.12%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (5.10%) Load Balancing
4 5 (5.10%) Migration
5 4 (4.08%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 3 (3.06%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.06%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (3.06%) High Availability
6 3 (3.06%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.06%) Project Management
7 2 (2.04%) Data Security
7 2 (2.04%) eTOM
7 2 (2.04%) Scrum
7 2 (2.04%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.04%) Service Management
7 2 (2.04%) Software Testing
7 2 (2.04%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.08%) PowerShell
1 4 (4.08%) SQL
2 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.04%) C
2 2 (2.04%) Java
2 2 (2.04%) Perl
2 2 (2.04%) PHP
2 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (48.98%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (38.78%) Security Cleared
3 29 (29.59%) SC Cleared
4 26 (26.53%) CCNP
5 22 (22.45%) CCNA
6 16 (16.33%) CCIE
7 11 (11.22%) CCDP
8 10 (10.20%) DV Cleared
8 10 (10.20%) JNCIS
9 9 (9.18%) JNCIA
10 6 (6.12%) Degree
11 4 (4.08%) CCIP
12 2 (2.04%) CCDA
12 2 (2.04%) ISTQB
12 2 (2.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (1.02%) DBS Check
13 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (1.02%) NCDA
13 1 (1.02%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) SLA
2 2 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (19.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.16%) vSphere
3 4 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.06%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.06%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.02%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 15 (15.31%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (5.10%) vMotion
3 4 (4.08%) Nagios
3 4 (4.08%) Puppet
4 2 (2.04%) FortiGate
4 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.04%) SCCM
5 1 (1.02%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.02%) Ansible
5 1 (1.02%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.02%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.02%) OpenView
5 1 (1.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.02%) OVSD
5 1 (1.02%) Salt
5 1 (1.02%) SCOM
5 1 (1.02%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 62 (63.27%) Cisco
2 29 (29.59%) Juniper
3 27 (27.55%) VMware
4 11 (11.22%) Brocade
5 9 (9.18%) CheckPoint
5 9 (9.18%) Microsoft
6 7 (7.14%) EMC
7 6 (6.12%) F5
8 5 (5.10%) NetApp
9 4 (4.08%) HP
9 4 (4.08%) Huawei
9 4 (4.08%) Virgin Media
10 3 (3.06%) Ericsson
10 3 (3.06%) Extreme Networks
10 3 (3.06%) Rackspace
10 3 (3.06%) Remedy
11 2 (2.04%) BT
11 2 (2.04%) Citrix
11 2 (2.04%) Oracle
11 2 (2.04%) Riverbed
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