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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 99 106 112
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 9 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.64% 0.92% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.88% 4.20% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 14
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
313 405 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.15% 22.01% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 275 310 258
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 £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 2015.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 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 19 (73.08%) VPN
2 18 (69.23%) Data Centre
3 15 (57.69%) LAN
3 15 (57.69%) WAN
4 14 (53.85%) CCNP
4 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (53.85%) Wireless
4 14 (53.85%) Riverbed
5 12 (46.15%) SolarWinds
5 12 (46.15%) WAN Optimisation
5 12 (46.15%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (46.15%) Load Balancing
6 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
6 11 (42.31%) Windows
7 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (38.46%) VMware
8 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
8 9 (34.62%) IIS
8 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
8 9 (34.62%) Ethernet
9 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (26.92%) SAN
11 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
11 6 (23.08%) MPLS
11 6 (23.08%) SQL
11 6 (23.08%) 3PAR
12 5 (19.23%) Imperva
12 5 (19.23%) Web Services
12 5 (19.23%) SSL

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 19 (73.08%) VPN
2 15 (57.69%) LAN
2 15 (57.69%) WAN
3 14 (53.85%) 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%) SSL
8 5 (19.23%) Firewall
8 5 (19.23%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (3.85%) DHCP
9 1 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) 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 Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) Network Support
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Network Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Support Technician
7 1 (3.85%) Server Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Network Support Technician
7 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Network Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (69.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) WAN Optimisation
1 12 (46.15%) Load Balancing
2 5 (19.23%) Web Services Management
3 2 (7.69%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 2 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) C
3 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) CCNP
1 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) MCP
2 3 (11.54%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) Firmware
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Riverbed
2 12 (46.15%) 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%) HP
5 5 (19.23%) WatchGuard
6 3 (11.54%) Citrix
6 3 (11.54%) Mitel
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Salary: to £40k + excellent benefits
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Salary: to £40k + excellent benefits
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Training
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