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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 251 307 248
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -59
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 54 49 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.38% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.31% 2.42% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 47 46 70
Average salary £55,000 £58,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% +28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,250 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £76,250 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
1633 2027 2108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.15% 15.53% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1403 1716 1873
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 May 2015.

VLAN Salary Histogram in the City of London

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 99 (66.44%) Cisco
2 95 (63.76%) LAN
3 88 (59.06%) Firewall
4 87 (58.39%) WAN
5 77 (51.68%) Windows
6 71 (47.65%) VPN
7 66 (44.30%) BGP
8 64 (42.95%) Microsoft
9 58 (38.93%) OSPF
10 56 (37.58%) EIGRP
11 55 (36.91%) VMware
12 54 (36.24%) VoIP
13 52 (34.90%) Juniper
14 50 (33.56%) Cisco Certification
14 50 (33.56%) DNS
15 49 (32.89%) MPLS
16 47 (31.54%) VMware Infrastructure
17 46 (30.87%) Finance
18 45 (30.20%) Data Centre
19 39 (26.17%) CheckPoint
20 38 (25.50%) Active Directory
20 38 (25.50%) Wireless
21 37 (24.83%) CCNP
22 35 (23.49%) Project Management
23 34 (22.82%) Citrix
23 34 (22.82%) ITIL
23 34 (22.82%) Network Security
24 33 (22.15%) SAN
24 33 (22.15%) Cisco ASA
25 32 (21.48%) F5

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 22 (14.77%) MS Exchange
2 18 (12.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (8.05%) Apache
4 10 (6.71%) Lync
5 9 (6.04%) IIS
5 9 (6.04%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.67%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (12.75%) MS Office
2 17 (11.41%) MS Excel
3 11 (7.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (5.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.34%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.67%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.37%) IaaS
2 3 (2.01%) Office 365
2 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.67%) SaaS
3 1 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (63.76%) LAN
2 88 (59.06%) Firewall
3 87 (58.39%) WAN
4 71 (47.65%) VPN
5 66 (44.30%) BGP
6 58 (38.93%) OSPF
7 56 (37.58%) EIGRP
8 54 (36.24%) VoIP
9 50 (33.56%) DNS
10 49 (32.89%) MPLS
11 38 (25.50%) Wireless
12 34 (22.82%) Network Security
13 33 (22.15%) SAN
13 33 (22.15%) Cisco ASA
14 32 (21.48%) Spanning Tree
15 31 (20.81%) TCP/IP
16 30 (20.13%) HSRP
17 29 (19.46%) Ethernet
18 26 (17.45%) IPsec
19 24 (16.11%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.37%) MySQL
3 2 (1.34%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Subversion
1 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
General
1 46 (30.87%) Finance
2 27 (18.12%) Retail
3 15 (10.07%) Legal
4 12 (8.05%) Banking
5 9 (6.04%) Telecoms
5 9 (6.04%) Investment Banking
6 8 (5.37%) Marketing
6 8 (5.37%) Manufacturing
6 8 (5.37%) Advertising
6 8 (5.37%) Electronics
7 2 (1.34%) Law
8 1 (0.67%) Back Office
8 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 40 (26.85%) Network Engineer
2 24 (16.11%) Consultant
3 22 (14.77%) Security Engineer
4 18 (12.08%) Senior Network Engineer
5 15 (10.07%) Support Specialist
5 15 (10.07%) Sales Consultant
5 15 (10.07%) Network Security Engineer
5 15 (10.07%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 12 (8.05%) Administrator
7 11 (7.38%) Architect
8 10 (6.71%) Technical Support
8 10 (6.71%) Senior Security Engineer
9 9 (6.04%) Technical Specialist
9 9 (6.04%) Technical Support Specialist
9 9 (6.04%) Network Architect
9 9 (6.04%) Senior Consultant
10 8 (5.37%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (5.37%) Senior Sales Consultant
10 8 (5.37%) Senior Network Security Engineer
11 7 (4.70%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.05%) XMPP
2 7 (4.70%) SOAP
3 2 (1.34%) LAMP
4 1 (0.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 45 (30.20%) Data Centre
2 20 (13.42%) Video Conferencing
3 18 (12.08%) Replication
4 17 (11.41%) Client/Server
5 15 (10.07%) EPoS
6 11 (7.38%) Blackberry
7 8 (5.37%) DTV
8 7 (4.70%) Management Information System
9 5 (3.36%) FlexPod
10 4 (2.68%) Hedge funds
11 3 (2.01%) Clustering
12 2 (1.34%) EqualLogic
12 2 (1.34%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (1.34%) PKI
12 2 (1.34%) Computer Science
13 1 (0.67%) VLE
13 1 (0.67%) Statistics
13 1 (0.67%) Performance Metrics
13 1 (0.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 1 (0.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 77 (51.68%) Windows
2 32 (21.48%) Linux
3 18 (12.08%) Apple iOS
3 18 (12.08%) Windows 7
4 17 (11.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (9.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (8.72%) UNIX
7 12 (8.05%) CentOS
8 10 (6.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (4.70%) Debian
9 7 (4.70%) Windows XP
10 5 (3.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (2.01%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.49%) Project Management
2 34 (22.82%) ITIL
3 31 (20.81%) Network Design
4 20 (13.42%) Load Balancing
5 17 (11.41%) Time Management
6 16 (10.74%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (6.71%) Network Management
7 10 (6.71%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (6.04%) TOGAF
8 9 (6.04%) Validation
8 9 (6.04%) DoDAF
8 9 (6.04%) Project Planning
8 9 (6.04%) Service Management
8 9 (6.04%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (6.04%) SABSA
9 8 (5.37%) WAN Optimisation
9 8 (5.37%) Service Delivery
9 8 (5.37%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (5.37%) Programme Management
10 7 (4.70%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.74%) PowerShell
2 13 (8.72%) VB
3 8 (5.37%) SQL
4 7 (4.70%) Bash Shell
5 6 (4.03%) Python
6 5 (3.36%) Perl
7 3 (2.01%) C
8 2 (1.34%) PHP
9 1 (0.67%) Ruby
9 1 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 50 (33.56%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (24.83%) CCNP
3 21 (14.09%) CCNA
4 15 (10.07%) Citrix Certification
4 15 (10.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (10.07%) Degree
5 14 (9.40%) CCSA
5 14 (9.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (9.40%) CCA
6 12 (8.05%) MCSE
7 9 (6.04%) MCSA
8 7 (4.70%) CCEA
9 3 (2.01%) CEH
9 3 (2.01%) CISSP
9 3 (2.01%) MCP
10 2 (1.34%) CCDP
10 2 (1.34%) CCIE
11 1 (0.67%) MCITP
11 1 (0.67%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.67%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.07%) SLA
2 9 (6.04%) COBIT
3 4 (2.68%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (31.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (25.50%) Active Directory
3 14 (9.40%) XenApp
4 12 (8.05%) VMware Server
5 11 (7.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (6.04%) XenDesktop
7 6 (4.03%) vSphere
7 6 (4.03%) iptables
8 4 (2.68%) Hyper-V
9 2 (1.34%) XenServer
9 2 (1.34%) vCloud
9 2 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.67%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.67%) Xen
10 1 (0.67%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.67%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.67%) NFS
10 1 (0.67%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (11.41%) SCCM
2 8 (5.37%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (2.68%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (2.68%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (2.68%) OPNET
4 2 (1.34%) Puppet
4 2 (1.34%) HP SIM
4 2 (1.34%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.34%) SCOM
5 1 (0.67%) WSUS
5 1 (0.67%) Nagios
5 1 (0.67%) vMotion
5 1 (0.67%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 99 (66.44%) Cisco
2 64 (42.95%) Microsoft
3 55 (36.91%) VMware
4 52 (34.90%) Juniper
5 39 (26.17%) CheckPoint
6 34 (22.82%) Citrix
7 32 (21.48%) F5
8 31 (20.81%) HP
9 21 (14.09%) Aruba
10 19 (12.75%) Apple
11 15 (10.07%) Avaya
12 14 (9.40%) Riverbed
13 10 (6.71%) Meraki
14 9 (6.04%) Fortinet
14 9 (6.04%) IronPort
14 9 (6.04%) Oracle
15 8 (5.37%) Ipanema Technologies
15 8 (5.37%) SAP
16 7 (4.70%) SolarWinds
17 6 (4.03%) Foundry
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