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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 246 280 250
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -30
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 68 62 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.62% 0.51% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.65% 3.26% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 62 58 70
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £26,000 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,250 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
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
1861 1900 2415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.90% 15.63% 20.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1627 1665 2154
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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.

1 101 (70.63%) Cisco
2 93 (65.03%) Firewall
3 74 (51.75%) Cisco Certification
4 73 (51.05%) VPN
4 73 (51.05%) WAN
5 71 (49.65%) MPLS
6 62 (43.36%) Windows
6 62 (43.36%) Wireless
6 62 (43.36%) VMware
7 60 (41.96%) LAN
8 53 (37.06%) OSPF
8 53 (37.06%) BGP
9 52 (36.36%) Linux
10 47 (32.87%) EIGRP
11 46 (32.17%) VMware Infrastructure
12 43 (30.07%) SAN
13 42 (29.37%) CCNP
14 41 (28.67%) Juniper
15 38 (26.57%) CheckPoint
15 38 (26.57%) TCP/IP
15 38 (26.57%) DNS
15 38 (26.57%) HSRP
16 34 (23.78%) Microsoft
16 34 (23.78%) Active Directory
17 33 (23.08%) VoIP
17 33 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
18 32 (22.38%) Aruba
19 31 (21.68%) CCNA
20 29 (20.28%) Analytical Skills
21 28 (19.58%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 22 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.59%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.80%) IIS
6 3 (2.10%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.10%) Lync
7 2 (1.40%) Apache
7 2 (1.40%) SAS
8 1 (0.70%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.70%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (13.99%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.50%) MS Office
3 4 (2.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.50%) Office 365
4 2 (1.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (65.03%) Firewall
2 73 (51.05%) WAN
2 73 (51.05%) VPN
3 71 (49.65%) MPLS
4 62 (43.36%) Wireless
5 60 (41.96%) LAN
6 53 (37.06%) OSPF
6 53 (37.06%) BGP
7 47 (32.87%) EIGRP
8 43 (30.07%) SAN
9 38 (26.57%) DNS
9 38 (26.57%) TCP/IP
9 38 (26.57%) HSRP
10 33 (23.08%) VoIP
10 33 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
11 28 (19.58%) Cisco IOS
11 28 (19.58%) DHCP
12 26 (18.18%) GLBP
13 24 (16.78%) Cisco Nexus
14 21 (14.69%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.70%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (16.78%) Finance
2 17 (11.89%) Banking
3 10 (6.99%) Law
4 9 (6.29%) Back Office
5 5 (3.50%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.50%) Legal
6 4 (2.80%) Advertising
6 4 (2.80%) Electronics
7 2 (1.40%) Retail
7 2 (1.40%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 52 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 25 (17.48%) Senior Network Engineer
3 16 (11.19%) Analyst
4 15 (10.49%) Security Engineer
5 13 (9.09%) Architect
5 13 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 13 (9.09%) Network Analyst
6 12 (8.39%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (8.39%) Senior Security Engineer
7 11 (7.69%) Senior Network Analyst
7 11 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
8 8 (5.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (5.59%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 8 (5.59%) Lead Network Engineer
9 6 (4.20%) Cisco Engineer
9 6 (4.20%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (4.20%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.50%) Server Support
10 5 (3.50%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.50%) Web Services
2 4 (2.80%) STL
2 4 (2.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (2.10%) Middleware
4 2 (1.40%) JSON
4 2 (1.40%) SOAP
4 2 (1.40%) ODBC
4 2 (1.40%) RESTful
5 1 (0.70%) POSIX
5 1 (0.70%) Qt
5 1 (0.70%) GTK+
5 1 (0.70%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.28%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (12.59%) Replication
3 10 (6.99%) SecurID
4 8 (5.59%) Blackberry
5 7 (4.90%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (4.20%) Clustering
7 4 (2.80%) AVVID
7 4 (2.80%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.10%) Statistics
8 3 (2.10%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.40%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.70%) CMDB
10 1 (0.70%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.70%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.70%) Open Source
10 1 (0.70%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 62 (43.36%) Windows
2 52 (36.36%) Linux
3 23 (16.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (13.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (8.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (7.69%) CentOS
7 7 (4.90%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (3.50%) UNIX
9 3 (2.10%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.10%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.10%) Solaris
10 2 (1.40%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.70%) Android
11 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.70%) uClinux
11 1 (0.70%) Debian
11 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.70%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.88%) ITIL
2 21 (14.69%) Load Balancing
3 18 (12.59%) Network Management
4 14 (9.79%) Network Design
5 11 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 10 (6.99%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (4.90%) Change Control
7 7 (4.90%) WAN Optimisation
7 7 (4.90%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (4.90%) Programme Management
7 7 (4.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (4.90%) Use Case
8 6 (4.20%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (4.20%) Project Management
9 5 (3.50%) Configuration Management
9 5 (3.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (3.50%) TOGAF
9 5 (3.50%) Software Engineering
9 5 (3.50%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (2.80%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.79%) PowerShell
2 9 (6.29%) SQL
3 8 (5.59%) Bash Shell
4 7 (4.90%) Perl
4 7 (4.90%) PHP
5 5 (3.50%) VB
6 4 (2.80%) C++
7 3 (2.10%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.70%) C
8 1 (0.70%) Python
8 1 (0.70%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 74 (51.75%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (29.37%) CCNP
3 31 (21.68%) CCNA
4 19 (13.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (10.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (10.49%) Degree
6 14 (9.79%) MCSE
7 11 (7.69%) MCITP
8 9 (6.29%) CCIE
9 8 (5.59%) Security Cleared
10 7 (4.90%) RHCE
11 6 (4.20%) MCP
11 6 (4.20%) CCA
11 6 (4.20%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (2.80%) CCSA
12 4 (2.80%) MCTS
12 4 (2.80%) ACMT
13 3 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (2.10%) HNC
14 2 (1.40%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.20%) QA
2 4 (2.80%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.80%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (32.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (23.78%) Active Directory
3 15 (10.49%) vSphere
4 10 (6.99%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (6.99%) VMware Server
5 9 (6.29%) Hyper-V
5 9 (6.29%) XenApp
5 9 (6.29%) DFS Replication
6 6 (4.20%) VMware ESX
7 5 (3.50%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.40%) Snort
8 2 (1.40%) NFS
8 2 (1.40%) XenServer
8 2 (1.40%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.40%) vCloud
9 1 (0.70%) Ceph
9 1 (0.70%) Firmware
9 1 (0.70%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.70%) Xen
9 1 (0.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 9 (6.29%) Nagios
2 7 (4.90%) Cacti
3 6 (4.20%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (4.20%) SCCM
4 4 (2.80%) SCOM
4 4 (2.80%) WSUS
4 4 (2.80%) CiscoWorks
4 4 (2.80%) Casper Suite
5 2 (1.40%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.40%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.40%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.70%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.70%) Puppet
6 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.70%) AppDNA
6 1 (0.70%) OpenView
6 1 (0.70%) ZENworks
6 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.70%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 101 (70.63%) Cisco
2 62 (43.36%) VMware
3 41 (28.67%) Juniper
4 38 (26.57%) CheckPoint
5 34 (23.78%) Microsoft
6 32 (22.38%) Aruba
7 25 (17.48%) SolarWinds
8 24 (16.78%) F5
9 23 (16.08%) HP
10 15 (10.49%) Citrix
11 13 (9.09%) IronPort
11 13 (9.09%) Riverbed
12 12 (8.39%) Red Hat
13 11 (7.69%) Brocade
14 8 (5.59%) Symantec
15 7 (4.90%) Fortinet
15 7 (4.90%) EMC
15 7 (4.90%) ProCurve
16 6 (4.20%) Nokia
17 5 (3.50%) Apple
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ortolan Group
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
IT Human Resources
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Smartgames Technologies Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits & 10% bonus pac
Posted: 12 days ago