The first table below looks at the demand for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 23 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 101 106 113
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 17 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.96% 0.54% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.50% 2.74% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 3
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
378 328 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.37% 19.78% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 307 270 287
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VLAN
Cambridgeshire

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VLAN
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VLAN across the Cambridge region.

VLAN Salary Trend in Cambridge

VLAN
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 IT job ads sampled that cited VLAN.

1 28 (70.00%) Degree
2 25 (62.50%) Firewall
3 22 (55.00%) Windows
4 20 (50.00%) Linux
5 13 (32.50%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (30.00%) Cisco
7 10 (25.00%) CCNA
7 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (25.00%) ITIL
8 9 (22.50%) VoIP
8 9 (22.50%) WAN
9 7 (17.50%) LAN
9 7 (17.50%) HP
9 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (17.50%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (17.50%) VMware
10 6 (15.00%) Network Design
10 6 (15.00%) MCSE
10 6 (15.00%) ERP
11 5 (12.50%) H.323
11 5 (12.50%) Wireless
11 5 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (12.50%) Cisco UCCX
12 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (10.00%) Data Protection
12 4 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (10.00%) QA

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 IT job ads sampled that cited VLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 25 (62.50%) Firewall
2 9 (22.50%) VoIP
2 9 (22.50%) WAN
3 7 (17.50%) LAN
3 7 (17.50%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (12.50%) Wireless
4 5 (12.50%) H.323
5 4 (10.00%) SAN
6 3 (7.50%) OSPF
6 3 (7.50%) BGP
6 3 (7.50%) DNS
6 3 (7.50%) DHCP
6 3 (7.50%) Ethernet
6 3 (7.50%) SNMP
6 3 (7.50%) IP Telephony
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco IPT
6 3 (7.50%) NetScaler
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (7.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (7.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Electronics
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Systems Administrator
1 22 (55.00%) Administrator
2 18 (45.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 18 (45.00%) Linux Administrator
3 16 (40.00%) Windows Administrator
3 16 (40.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 6 (15.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 6 (15.00%) Team Leader
5 5 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Voice Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) VoIP Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.50%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Customer Support Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Customer Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Support Team Leader
9 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (7.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (55.00%) Windows
2 20 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) ITIL
2 6 (15.00%) ERP
2 6 (15.00%) Network Design
3 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (7.50%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (70.00%) Degree
2 13 (32.50%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (25.00%) CCNA
4 6 (15.00%) MCSE
5 4 (10.00%) MCSA
6 3 (7.50%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (7.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Cisco
2 7 (17.50%) HP
2 7 (17.50%) VMware
3 4 (10.00%) Veeam
4 3 (7.50%) Riverbed
4 3 (7.50%) Aruba
4 3 (7.50%) F5
4 3 (7.50%) Splunk
4 3 (7.50%) Sourcefire
4 3 (7.50%) Fortinet
4 3 (7.50%) Polycom
4 3 (7.50%) Citrix
4 3 (7.50%) Juniper
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 55k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago