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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 106 103 113
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 4 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.29% 0.95% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.57% 4.31% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 10
Average salary £43,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +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
254 394 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.29% 21.95% 21.04%
Number of salaries quoted 221 312 283
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 2015.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (72.73%) VPN
2 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Data Centre
3 11 (50.00%) WAN
4 10 (45.45%) LAN
5 9 (40.91%) CCNP
5 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (40.91%) Wireless
5 9 (40.91%) Load Balancing
5 9 (40.91%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (40.91%) Riverbed
5 9 (40.91%) SolarWinds
5 9 (40.91%) WAN Optimisation
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (36.36%) VMware
7 7 (31.82%) Firewall
7 7 (31.82%) Ethernet
7 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
7 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
7 7 (31.82%) IIS
8 6 (27.27%) Citrix
8 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (22.73%) 3PAR
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
9 5 (22.73%) SAN
9 5 (22.73%) MPLS
9 5 (22.73%) SQL
10 4 (18.18%) WatchGuard

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (31.82%) IIS
1 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) VPN
2 11 (50.00%) WAN
3 10 (45.45%) LAN
4 9 (40.91%) Wireless
4 9 (40.91%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (31.82%) Firewall
5 7 (31.82%) Ethernet
6 5 (22.73%) SAN
6 5 (22.73%) MPLS
7 4 (18.18%) SSL
8 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (13.64%) NetScaler
9 1 (4.55%) DNS
9 1 (4.55%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Network Support
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Network Support Technician
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Android
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Load Balancing
1 9 (40.91%) WAN Optimisation
2 3 (13.64%) User Stories
2 3 (13.64%) Web Services Management
2 3 (13.64%) SDLC
3 2 (9.09%) DevOps
3 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) CCNP
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) MCP
2 2 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) A+ Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.64%) XenServer
3 3 (13.64%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Riverbed
1 9 (40.91%) SolarWinds
2 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 6 (27.27%) Citrix
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) 3PAR
5 4 (18.18%) HP
5 4 (18.18%) WatchGuard
5 4 (18.18%) Imperva
6 3 (13.64%) Mitel
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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