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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 254 279 261
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -18
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 57 32 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.55% 0.30% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.19% 1.94% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 52 28 47
Average salary £53,750 £53,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £36,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +2.01%
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
1788 1653 2338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.40% 15.70% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1539 1422 2057
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,700 £72,400
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 89 (67.94%) Firewall
2 88 (67.18%) Cisco
3 72 (54.96%) Cisco Certification
4 69 (52.67%) VPN
5 67 (51.15%) MPLS
6 65 (49.62%) WAN
7 61 (46.56%) Windows
8 60 (45.80%) LAN
8 60 (45.80%) BGP
9 57 (43.51%) OSPF
10 54 (41.22%) Wireless
11 52 (39.69%) VMware
12 51 (38.93%) EIGRP
12 51 (38.93%) Juniper
13 50 (38.17%) Linux
14 45 (34.35%) Microsoft
15 43 (32.82%) CCNP
16 42 (32.06%) Active Directory
17 39 (29.77%) SAN
17 39 (29.77%) VMware Infrastructure
18 38 (29.01%) VoIP
19 36 (27.48%) CheckPoint
20 35 (26.72%) TCP/IP
21 34 (25.95%) DNS
22 30 (22.90%) CCNA
22 30 (22.90%) Cisco IOS
23 29 (22.14%) Cisco ASA
24 28 (21.37%) HSRP
25 27 (20.61%) MS Exchange
26 26 (19.85%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 27 (20.61%) MS Exchange
2 14 (10.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (6.11%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.11%) Lync
4 5 (3.82%) IIS
5 4 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.29%) Apache
7 2 (1.53%) SAS
7 2 (1.53%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.76%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (14.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.58%) MS Office
3 3 (2.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) IaaS
2 4 (3.05%) Office 365
2 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (67.94%) Firewall
2 69 (52.67%) VPN
3 67 (51.15%) MPLS
4 65 (49.62%) WAN
5 60 (45.80%) LAN
5 60 (45.80%) BGP
6 57 (43.51%) OSPF
7 54 (41.22%) Wireless
8 51 (38.93%) EIGRP
9 39 (29.77%) SAN
10 38 (29.01%) VoIP
11 35 (26.72%) TCP/IP
12 34 (25.95%) DNS
13 30 (22.90%) Cisco IOS
14 29 (22.14%) Cisco ASA
15 28 (21.37%) HSRP
16 24 (18.32%) SSL
17 22 (16.79%) Ethernet
17 22 (16.79%) IPsec
18 21 (16.03%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.76%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (17.56%) Finance
2 14 (10.69%) Banking
3 9 (6.87%) Back Office
3 9 (6.87%) Electronics
4 7 (5.34%) Law
5 6 (4.58%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.58%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.82%) Marketing
6 5 (3.82%) Legal
6 5 (3.82%) Manufacturing
7 4 (3.05%) Advertising
7 4 (3.05%) Retail
8 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 46 (35.11%) Network Engineer
2 16 (12.21%) Senior Network Engineer
2 16 (12.21%) Security Engineer
3 11 (8.40%) Network Security Engineer
4 10 (7.63%) Analyst
5 9 (6.87%) Consultant
5 9 (6.87%) Support Engineer
6 8 (6.11%) Architect
6 8 (6.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.34%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (5.34%) Network Analyst
7 7 (5.34%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (5.34%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (5.34%) Sales Consultant
7 7 (5.34%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 7 (5.34%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (5.34%) Senior Sales Consultant
8 6 (4.58%) Senior Security Engineer
8 6 (4.58%) Senior Network Analyst
8 6 (4.58%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.63%) SOAP
2 6 (4.58%) XMPP
3 2 (1.53%) JSON
3 2 (1.53%) RESTful
3 2 (1.53%) Web Services
3 2 (1.53%) ODBC
4 1 (0.76%) POSIX
4 1 (0.76%) Middleware
4 1 (0.76%) GTK+
4 1 (0.76%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (0.76%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.98%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.45%) Replication
3 11 (8.40%) Blackberry
4 8 (6.11%) Clustering
5 5 (3.82%) DTV
5 5 (3.82%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (3.05%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.05%) SecurID
6 4 (3.05%) AVVID
6 4 (3.05%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.53%) Statistics
7 2 (1.53%) Chemistry
7 2 (1.53%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.53%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.76%) Open Source
8 1 (0.76%) New Media
8 1 (0.76%) CMDB
8 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 61 (46.56%) Windows
2 50 (38.17%) Linux
3 21 (16.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (12.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (7.63%) CentOS
5 10 (7.63%) Windows XP
5 10 (7.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (6.11%) UNIX
6 8 (6.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.05%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.29%) Windows Vista
8 3 (2.29%) Mac OS X
8 3 (2.29%) Solaris
9 2 (1.53%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.76%) Android
10 1 (0.76%) uClinux
10 1 (0.76%) Debian
10 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.32%) ITIL
2 17 (12.98%) Load Balancing
3 15 (11.45%) Network Design
3 15 (11.45%) Network Management
4 10 (7.63%) Asset Management
5 9 (6.87%) WAN Optimisation
6 8 (6.11%) Programme Management
6 8 (6.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (5.34%) Project Management
7 7 (5.34%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (5.34%) Change Control
8 6 (4.58%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (4.58%) Use Case
8 6 (4.58%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (4.58%) E-Commerce
9 5 (3.82%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (3.82%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (3.82%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (3.05%) Configuration Management
10 4 (3.05%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.50%) PowerShell
2 11 (8.40%) VB
3 8 (6.11%) SQL
4 7 (5.34%) Bash Shell
5 6 (4.58%) Perl
5 6 (4.58%) PHP
6 3 (2.29%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.76%) C
7 1 (0.76%) Python
7 1 (0.76%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 72 (54.96%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (32.82%) CCNP
3 30 (22.90%) CCNA
4 19 (14.50%) Degree
5 17 (12.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (8.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (7.63%) MCSE
8 8 (6.11%) CCA
8 8 (6.11%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (5.34%) MCP
9 7 (5.34%) MCITP
10 6 (4.58%) CCIE
10 6 (4.58%) Security Cleared
10 6 (4.58%) RHCE
11 5 (3.82%) CCSA
12 4 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (3.05%) ACMT
12 4 (3.05%) MCTS
13 3 (2.29%) HNC
13 3 (2.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.05%) SLA
1 4 (3.05%) QA
2 3 (2.29%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (32.06%) Active Directory
2 39 (29.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (12.21%) VMware Server
4 14 (10.69%) vSphere
5 11 (8.40%) XenApp
6 9 (6.87%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (5.34%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (4.58%) Hyper-V
9 3 (2.29%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.29%) vCloud
9 3 (2.29%) XenServer
9 3 (2.29%) XenDesktop
9 3 (2.29%) DFS Replication
10 2 (1.53%) NFS
11 1 (0.76%) Firmware
11 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.76%) Snort
11 1 (0.76%) Xen
11 1 (0.76%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 13 (9.92%) SCCM
2 10 (7.63%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (5.34%) Nagios
4 6 (4.58%) SCOM
4 6 (4.58%) Cacti
4 6 (4.58%) CiscoWorks
5 4 (3.05%) Casper Suite
6 3 (2.29%) HP SIM
7 2 (1.53%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (1.53%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.76%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.76%) WSUS
8 1 (0.76%) Puppet
8 1 (0.76%) OpenView
8 1 (0.76%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.76%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 88 (67.18%) Cisco
2 52 (39.69%) VMware
3 51 (38.93%) Juniper
4 45 (34.35%) Microsoft
5 36 (27.48%) CheckPoint
6 26 (19.85%) HP
7 24 (18.32%) F5
8 23 (17.56%) Aruba
9 22 (16.79%) Citrix
10 18 (13.74%) Riverbed
11 16 (12.21%) IronPort
12 15 (11.45%) SolarWinds
13 12 (9.16%) Red Hat
14 11 (8.40%) Fortinet
15 7 (5.34%) EMC
15 7 (5.34%) Brocade
15 7 (5.34%) Apple
15 7 (5.34%) Foundry
16 6 (4.58%) Ipanema Technologies
17 5 (3.82%) Barracuda Networks
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £78000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £62000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 25% Bonus plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 25% Bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-55,000 + Cracking Benefits Package!
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Salary: £22000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Bonus and more
Posted: 10 days ago
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JM Digital
Posted: 11 days ago
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Ortolan Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Package + Home Working
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Posted: 23 days ago