The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 92 103 111
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 16 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.09% 1.23% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.02% 5.31% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 17
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% -5.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VLAN
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
319 414 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.77% 23.09% 19.98%
Number of salaries quoted 280 336 292
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,435 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 May 2015.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 20 (76.92%) VPN
2 16 (61.54%) WAN
3 15 (57.69%) LAN
3 15 (57.69%) CCNP
3 15 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (57.69%) Wireless
4 14 (53.85%) Riverbed
5 13 (50.00%) SolarWinds
5 13 (50.00%) Load Balancing
6 12 (46.15%) WAN Optimisation
6 12 (46.15%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (38.46%) VMware
7 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
7 10 (38.46%) Windows
8 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
8 9 (34.62%) IIS
8 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
8 9 (34.62%) Ethernet
8 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (26.92%) SAN
11 6 (23.08%) MPLS
11 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
11 6 (23.08%) SQL
11 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (23.08%) 3PAR
12 5 (19.23%) Imperva
12 5 (19.23%) WatchGuard
12 5 (19.23%) Firewall
12 5 (19.23%) Web Services Management

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 9 (34.62%) IIS
1 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (76.92%) VPN
2 16 (61.54%) WAN
3 15 (57.69%) LAN
3 15 (57.69%) Wireless
4 12 (46.15%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (34.62%) Ethernet
6 7 (26.92%) SAN
7 6 (23.08%) MPLS
8 5 (19.23%) Firewall
8 5 (19.23%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (19.23%) SSL
9 1 (3.85%) DHCP
9 1 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Network Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Network Support
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Network Technician
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Network Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.85%) Network Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Network Support Technician
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 12 (46.15%) WAN Optimisation
3 5 (19.23%) Web Services Management
4 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.69%) Change Management
4 2 (7.69%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) C
3 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) CCNP
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) MCP
2 3 (11.54%) MCSE
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Riverbed
2 13 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 10 (38.46%) VMware
4 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 6 (23.08%) 3PAR
5 5 (19.23%) Imperva
5 5 (19.23%) WatchGuard
5 5 (19.23%) HP
6 3 (11.54%) Mitel
6 3 (11.54%) Citrix
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco
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Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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