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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 253 284 255
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -29
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 61 42 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.36% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.28% 2.33% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 56 41 63
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £62,500 £55,000
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
1857 1803 2449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.25% 15.56% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1626 1578 2155
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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.

1 103 (72.03%) Cisco
2 100 (69.93%) Firewall
3 80 (55.94%) Cisco Certification
4 78 (54.55%) VPN
5 75 (52.45%) WAN
5 75 (52.45%) MPLS
6 69 (48.25%) Windows
7 67 (46.85%) LAN
8 61 (42.66%) VMware
9 60 (41.96%) BGP
10 58 (40.56%) OSPF
10 58 (40.56%) Wireless
11 55 (38.46%) Linux
12 52 (36.36%) EIGRP
13 48 (33.57%) Juniper
14 47 (32.87%) Microsoft
15 44 (30.77%) Active Directory
15 44 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
16 43 (30.07%) CCNP
16 43 (30.07%) SAN
17 42 (29.37%) CheckPoint
18 41 (28.67%) TCP/IP
19 40 (27.97%) VoIP
20 39 (27.27%) DNS
21 37 (25.87%) CCNA
22 36 (25.17%) Cisco ASA
23 34 (23.78%) Cisco IOS
24 33 (23.08%) HSRP
25 31 (21.68%) HP
26 30 (20.98%) F5

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 27 (18.88%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (5.59%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.80%) IIS
6 3 (2.10%) Apache
6 3 (2.10%) Lync
7 2 (1.40%) SAS
7 2 (1.40%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.70%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.70%) Commerce Server
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 3 (2.10%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.50%) Office 365
3 2 (1.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (69.93%) Firewall
2 78 (54.55%) VPN
3 75 (52.45%) MPLS
3 75 (52.45%) WAN
4 67 (46.85%) LAN
5 60 (41.96%) BGP
6 58 (40.56%) OSPF
6 58 (40.56%) Wireless
7 52 (36.36%) EIGRP
8 43 (30.07%) SAN
9 41 (28.67%) TCP/IP
10 40 (27.97%) VoIP
11 39 (27.27%) DNS
12 36 (25.17%) Cisco ASA
13 34 (23.78%) Cisco IOS
14 33 (23.08%) HSRP
15 27 (18.88%) DHCP
16 26 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
17 23 (16.08%) SSL
18 22 (15.38%) GLBP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.39%) 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 23 (16.08%) Finance
2 16 (11.19%) Banking
3 11 (7.69%) Law
4 10 (6.99%) Back Office
5 6 (4.20%) Legal
6 4 (2.80%) Advertising
6 4 (2.80%) Electronics
6 4 (2.80%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.10%) Retail
8 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 56 (39.16%) Network Engineer
2 22 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 19 (13.29%) Security Engineer
4 15 (10.49%) Network Security Engineer
5 13 (9.09%) Analyst
6 12 (8.39%) Support Engineer
7 11 (7.69%) Architect
8 10 (6.99%) Network Analyst
8 10 (6.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (6.29%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (6.29%) Senior Security Engineer
10 8 (5.59%) Senior Network Analyst
11 6 (4.20%) Administrator
11 6 (4.20%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.20%) Cisco Engineer
12 5 (3.50%) Server Engineer
12 5 (3.50%) Server Support
12 5 (3.50%) Server Support Engineer
12 5 (3.50%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.29%) SOAP
2 5 (3.50%) Web Services
3 2 (1.40%) ODBC
3 2 (1.40%) Middleware
3 2 (1.40%) JSON
3 2 (1.40%) RESTful
4 1 (0.70%) GTK+
4 1 (0.70%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (0.70%) Qt
4 1 (0.70%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (10.49%) Replication
3 9 (6.29%) Clustering
4 8 (5.59%) Blackberry
5 7 (4.90%) SecurID
6 6 (4.20%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (2.80%) Hedge funds
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
9 2 (1.40%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.70%) CMDB
10 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.70%) Open Source
10 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 69 (48.25%) Windows
2 55 (38.46%) Linux
3 26 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (13.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (8.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (7.69%) CentOS
7 10 (6.99%) Windows XP
8 8 (5.59%) UNIX
9 7 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (3.50%) Windows 7
11 3 (2.10%) Windows Vista
11 3 (2.10%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.10%) Solaris
12 1 (0.70%) Debian
12 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.70%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.70%) Android
12 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.70%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.58%) ITIL
2 21 (14.69%) Load Balancing
3 17 (11.89%) Network Management
4 13 (9.09%) Network Design
5 12 (8.39%) Asset Management
6 9 (6.29%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (5.59%) Change Control
8 7 (4.90%) WAN Optimisation
8 7 (4.90%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (4.90%) Use Case
9 6 (4.20%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (4.20%) Project Management
9 6 (4.20%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (4.20%) Programme Management
9 6 (4.20%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (3.50%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (3.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (3.50%) Configuration Management
10 5 (3.50%) E-Commerce
10 5 (3.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.89%) PowerShell
2 9 (6.29%) SQL
3 8 (5.59%) VB
3 8 (5.59%) Bash Shell
4 7 (4.90%) Perl
4 7 (4.90%) PHP
5 3 (2.10%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.70%) C
6 1 (0.70%) Python
6 1 (0.70%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 80 (55.94%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (30.07%) CCNP
3 37 (25.87%) CCNA
4 17 (11.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 16 (11.19%) Degree
6 15 (10.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (9.79%) MCSE
8 11 (7.69%) MCITP
9 9 (6.29%) CCIE
10 7 (4.90%) RHCE
10 7 (4.90%) MCP
10 7 (4.90%) Security Cleared
11 6 (4.20%) CCA
11 6 (4.20%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (2.80%) CCSA
12 4 (2.80%) MCTS
12 4 (2.80%) ACMT
13 3 (2.10%) CCDP
13 3 (2.10%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.20%) QA
2 4 (2.80%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.80%) SLA
3 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (30.77%) Active Directory
1 44 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (11.89%) vSphere
3 13 (9.09%) VMware Server
4 10 (6.99%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (6.99%) XenApp
5 8 (5.59%) Hyper-V
6 6 (4.20%) DFS Replication
7 4 (2.80%) vCloud
7 4 (2.80%) VMware ESX
7 4 (2.80%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.10%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.40%) Snort
9 2 (1.40%) NFS
9 2 (1.40%) XenServer
10 1 (0.70%) Ceph
10 1 (0.70%) Firmware
10 1 (0.70%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (6.99%) SCCM
1 10 (6.99%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (6.29%) Nagios
3 7 (4.90%) Cacti
4 6 (4.20%) CiscoWorks
4 6 (4.20%) SCOM
5 4 (2.80%) WSUS
5 4 (2.80%) Casper Suite
6 3 (2.10%) HP SIM
7 2 (1.40%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (1.40%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (1.40%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.70%) Puppet
8 1 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.70%) OpenView
8 1 (0.70%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 103 (72.03%) Cisco
2 61 (42.66%) VMware
3 48 (33.57%) Juniper
4 47 (32.87%) Microsoft
5 42 (29.37%) CheckPoint
6 31 (21.68%) HP
7 30 (20.98%) F5
8 29 (20.28%) Aruba
9 23 (16.08%) SolarWinds
10 19 (13.29%) Citrix
11 14 (9.79%) Riverbed
12 13 (9.09%) Fortinet
12 13 (9.09%) IronPort
13 12 (8.39%) Red Hat
14 10 (6.99%) Brocade
15 8 (5.59%) EMC
16 7 (4.90%) Symantec
16 7 (4.90%) Foundry
17 6 (4.20%) Nokia
17 6 (4.20%) ProCurve
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I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago