The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 236 265 272
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +7
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 76 60 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.65% 0.50% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.88% 3.26% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 73 54 57
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £33,800 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
VLAN
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1957 1841 2212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.72% 15.33% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1652 1627 1971
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VLAN
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

VLAN Salary Trend in the City of London

VLAN
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

VLAN Salary Histogram in the City of London

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 80 (64.00%) Cisco
2 65 (52.00%) VPN
3 64 (51.20%) Firewall
4 62 (49.60%) WAN
5 59 (47.20%) Wireless
6 57 (45.60%) LAN
7 55 (44.00%) Windows
8 54 (43.20%) MPLS
9 53 (42.40%) Cisco Certification
10 48 (38.40%) Linux
11 46 (36.80%) VMware
12 42 (33.60%) BGP
13 40 (32.00%) OSPF
14 37 (29.60%) EIGRP
15 36 (28.80%) SAN
16 35 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
17 34 (27.20%) HSRP
18 33 (26.40%) DHCP
18 33 (26.40%) CCNP
19 30 (24.00%) TCP/IP
19 30 (24.00%) Juniper
20 27 (21.60%) Finance
20 27 (21.60%) DNS
21 26 (20.80%) Cisco IOS
21 26 (20.80%) SolarWinds
21 26 (20.80%) Aruba
22 25 (20.00%) Network Security
23 24 (19.20%) GLBP
24 23 (18.40%) Network Management
24 23 (18.40%) Banking

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (5.60%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.20%) Apache
2 4 (3.20%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.20%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.40%) Lync
4 2 (1.60%) Confluence
4 2 (1.60%) SAS
4 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.80%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (7.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.40%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (4.80%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.60%) SaaS
2 2 (1.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 65 (52.00%) VPN
2 64 (51.20%) Firewall
3 62 (49.60%) WAN
4 59 (47.20%) Wireless
5 57 (45.60%) LAN
6 54 (43.20%) MPLS
7 42 (33.60%) BGP
8 40 (32.00%) OSPF
9 37 (29.60%) EIGRP
10 36 (28.80%) SAN
11 34 (27.20%) HSRP
12 33 (26.40%) DHCP
13 30 (24.00%) TCP/IP
14 27 (21.60%) DNS
15 26 (20.80%) Cisco IOS
16 25 (20.00%) Network Security
17 24 (19.20%) GLBP
18 22 (17.60%) VoIP
19 21 (16.80%) VPLS
20 20 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.20%) MySQL
3 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (1.60%) JIRA
General
1 27 (21.60%) Finance
2 23 (18.40%) Banking
3 11 (8.80%) Telecoms
4 9 (7.20%) Law
5 4 (3.20%) Back Office
6 2 (1.60%) Advertising
6 2 (1.60%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.80%) Publishing
7 1 (0.80%) Retail
7 1 (0.80%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (39.20%) Network Engineer
2 28 (22.40%) Senior Network Engineer
3 19 (15.20%) Network Security Engineer
3 19 (15.20%) Security Engineer
4 18 (14.40%) Architect
5 16 (12.80%) Analyst
5 16 (12.80%) Senior Security Engineer
5 16 (12.80%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 16 (12.80%) Lead Network Engineer
6 14 (11.20%) Network Analyst
7 13 (10.40%) Infrastructure Architect
8 11 (8.80%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (8.00%) Software Engineer
9 10 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
9 10 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
9 10 (8.00%) IP Engineer
9 10 (8.00%) Senior IP Engineer
9 10 (8.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 10 (8.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
9 10 (8.00%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.00%) STL
1 10 (8.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (4.00%) Web Services
3 4 (3.20%) Middleware
3 4 (3.20%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.20%) Replication
2 12 (9.60%) SecurID
3 8 (6.40%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (4.80%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.40%) Statistics
7 2 (1.60%) PKI
7 2 (1.60%) Clustering
7 2 (1.60%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.80%) AVVID
8 1 (0.80%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.80%) CMDB
8 1 (0.80%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.80%) Open Source
8 1 (0.80%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 55 (44.00%) Windows
2 48 (38.40%) Linux
3 18 (14.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (12.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (12.00%) UNIX
6 7 (5.60%) CentOS
6 7 (5.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.00%) Solaris
8 4 (3.20%) AIX
9 3 (2.40%) Debian
10 1 (0.80%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.40%) Network Management
2 15 (12.00%) Load Balancing
2 15 (12.00%) ITIL
3 12 (9.60%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (8.00%) Network Design
4 10 (8.00%) Software Engineering
4 10 (8.00%) Multithreading
5 8 (6.40%) WAN Optimisation
6 6 (4.80%) Programme Management
6 6 (4.80%) Asset Management
7 5 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.00%) Change Control
8 4 (3.20%) DevOps
8 4 (3.20%) Use Case
8 4 (3.20%) Change Management
8 4 (3.20%) Project Management
9 3 (2.40%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.40%) Risk Management
9 3 (2.40%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (2.40%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.20%) C++
2 8 (6.40%) Perl
2 8 (6.40%) PHP
3 6 (4.80%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.00%) SQL
5 4 (3.20%) Python
5 4 (3.20%) Ruby
5 4 (3.20%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.20%) Java
5 4 (3.20%) C
Qualifications
1 53 (42.40%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (26.40%) CCNP
3 20 (16.00%) CCNA
4 16 (12.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (10.40%) Degree
6 8 (6.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (5.60%) MCITP
7 7 (5.60%) MCSE
8 6 (4.80%) CCIE
9 5 (4.00%) Security Cleared
10 4 (3.20%) RHCE
11 2 (1.60%) JNCIE
11 2 (1.60%) HP APS
12 1 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.80%) MCP
12 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.80%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (0.80%) CCSA
12 1 (0.80%) CCA
12 1 (0.80%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.40%) QA
3 1 (0.80%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 35 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (17.60%) Active Directory
3 12 (9.60%) DFS Replication
4 9 (7.20%) VMware ESX
5 8 (6.40%) vSphere
6 6 (4.80%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (4.80%) Hyper-V
7 5 (4.00%) NFS
8 3 (2.40%) XenApp
9 2 (1.60%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.60%) Squid
10 1 (0.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.80%) Snort
10 1 (0.80%) XenServer
10 1 (0.80%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.80%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (5.60%) Nagios
2 6 (4.80%) Cacti
3 4 (3.20%) Puppet
3 4 (3.20%) Control-M
3 4 (3.20%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.20%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.20%) OpenView
3 4 (3.20%) WSUS
4 2 (1.60%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.60%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.80%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.80%) SCCM
5 1 (0.80%) SCOM
5 1 (0.80%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.80%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 80 (64.00%) Cisco
2 46 (36.80%) VMware
3 30 (24.00%) Juniper
4 26 (20.80%) SolarWinds
4 26 (20.80%) Aruba
5 22 (17.60%) CheckPoint
6 20 (16.00%) HP
7 18 (14.40%) Microsoft
8 17 (13.60%) F5
9 10 (8.00%) Red Hat
9 10 (8.00%) Riverbed
10 9 (7.20%) ProCurve
11 8 (6.40%) IBM
11 8 (6.40%) Oracle
12 7 (5.60%) Symantec
13 6 (4.80%) Brocade
13 6 (4.80%) Dell
13 6 (4.80%) Citrix
14 5 (4.00%) EMC
14 5 (4.00%) Sun
City, London
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago