The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 210 193 241
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +48
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 44 55 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.61% 0.83% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.08% 4.05% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 31
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £32,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,100 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +6.75%
VLAN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1430 1358 1752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.96% 20.49% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1134 1008 1437
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VLAN
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

VLAN Salary Trend in the East of England

VLAN
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

VLAN Salary Histogram in the East of England

VLAN
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -17 14 £36,500 -1.35% 5
Cambridgeshire -9 10 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Norfolk - 10 £30,000 -
Bedfordshire +4 9 £40,000 +14.28%
Essex -19 5 £42,500 +11.84% 1
Suffolk -3 2 £30,750 +39.77%
VLAN
England

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 54 (62.79%) Cisco
2 50 (58.14%) VPN
3 46 (53.49%) Windows
4 43 (50.00%) Firewall
5 38 (44.19%) Cisco Certification
6 36 (41.86%) MS Exchange
6 36 (41.86%) VMware
7 31 (36.05%) Microsoft
8 30 (34.88%) WAN
9 28 (32.56%) SQL Server
9 28 (32.56%) SAN
9 28 (32.56%) Wireless
10 27 (31.40%) LAN
11 26 (30.23%) MPLS
11 26 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
12 25 (29.07%) TCP/IP
12 25 (29.07%) DNS
12 25 (29.07%) CCNP
12 25 (29.07%) Active Directory
13 24 (27.91%) Microsoft Certification
14 23 (26.74%) DHCP
15 21 (24.42%) CCNA
16 20 (23.26%) Juniper
16 20 (23.26%) HP
17 19 (22.09%) SSL
17 19 (22.09%) SQL
18 18 (20.93%) PowerShell
18 18 (20.93%) F5
18 18 (20.93%) Cisco Nexus
19 17 (19.77%) Windows Server 2012

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 36 (41.86%) MS Exchange
2 15 (17.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (5.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.49%) IIS
8 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.33%) Lync
9 1 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.16%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (15.12%) MS Office
2 12 (13.95%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Office 365
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (58.14%) VPN
2 43 (50.00%) Firewall
3 30 (34.88%) WAN
4 28 (32.56%) SAN
4 28 (32.56%) Wireless
5 27 (31.40%) LAN
6 26 (30.23%) MPLS
7 25 (29.07%) TCP/IP
7 25 (29.07%) DNS
8 23 (26.74%) DHCP
9 19 (22.09%) SSL
10 18 (20.93%) Cisco Nexus
11 17 (19.77%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (19.77%) Cisco IOS
12 16 (18.60%) VoIP
13 15 (17.44%) BGP
14 14 (16.28%) NAS
15 12 (13.95%) IPsec
15 12 (13.95%) IP Telephony
16 11 (12.79%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.65%) Big Data
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.16%) MySQL
4 1 (1.16%) MS Access
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 15 (17.44%) Finance
2 6 (6.98%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.98%) Retail
3 4 (4.65%) Advertising
4 3 (3.49%) Multimedia
4 3 (3.49%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.33%) Games
6 1 (1.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (24.42%) Network Engineer
2 19 (22.09%) Analyst
3 16 (18.60%) Support Analyst
4 14 (16.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 12 (13.95%) Support Engineer
5 12 (13.95%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (13.95%) Architect
6 11 (12.79%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 8 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (9.30%) Network Architect
8 7 (8.14%) Technical Support
8 7 (8.14%) Senior Network Engineer
9 6 (6.98%) 3rd Line Technical Support
10 5 (5.81%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 5 (5.81%) Test Engineer
10 5 (5.81%) Administrator
11 4 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (4.65%) Technical Support Analyst
11 4 (4.65%) Technical Analyst
11 4 (4.65%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.12%) HTML
2 9 (10.47%) CSS
3 4 (4.65%) XML
4 2 (2.33%) Web Services
4 2 (2.33%) WSH
5 1 (1.16%) Qt
5 1 (1.16%) GTK+
5 1 (1.16%) HTML5
5 1 (1.16%) FreeSWITCH
5 1 (1.16%) WebRTC
5 1 (1.16%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.79%) FMCG
2 8 (9.30%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.81%) Replication
3 5 (5.81%) Clustering
3 5 (5.81%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.65%) Statistics
5 3 (3.49%) PDA
5 3 (3.49%) iPhone
6 2 (2.33%) Blog
6 2 (2.33%) Smartcard
6 2 (2.33%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.33%) PKI
7 1 (1.16%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 46 (53.49%) Windows
2 17 (19.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (19.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (19.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (16.28%) Linux
4 10 (11.63%) Windows 7
5 9 (10.47%) Windows 8
5 9 (10.47%) Windows XP
6 4 (4.65%) Windows Vista
7 3 (3.49%) Android
7 3 (3.49%) Mac OS X
7 3 (3.49%) UNIX
8 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.33%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.16%) uClinux
9 1 (1.16%) CentOS
9 1 (1.16%) Debian
9 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.95%) Migration
2 9 (10.47%) Load Balancing
2 9 (10.47%) ITIL
2 9 (10.47%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (9.30%) Asset Management
4 7 (8.14%) Project Management
4 7 (8.14%) Network Management
4 7 (8.14%) WAN Optimisation
5 6 (6.98%) Change Management
6 5 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.81%) Software Engineering
6 5 (5.81%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (5.81%) Time Management
6 5 (5.81%) Data Migration
6 5 (5.81%) Data Protection
6 5 (5.81%) Test Automation
7 4 (4.65%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.65%) Performance Testing
7 4 (4.65%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (4.65%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.09%) SQL
2 18 (20.93%) PowerShell
3 9 (10.47%) JavaScript
3 9 (10.47%) VBScript
4 6 (6.98%) C
5 4 (4.65%) C++
6 3 (3.49%) Java
6 3 (3.49%) C#
6 3 (3.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (44.19%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (29.07%) CCNP
3 24 (27.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (24.42%) CCNA
5 13 (15.12%) MCSE
6 12 (13.95%) MCSA
7 10 (11.63%) Degree
8 7 (8.14%) MCP
8 7 (8.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (8.14%) CCIE
9 5 (5.81%) CCSP
9 5 (5.81%) IBM Certification
10 4 (4.65%) JNCIE
10 4 (4.65%) CCDA
11 1 (1.16%) CCDP
11 1 (1.16%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.49%) QA
3 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (29.07%) Active Directory
3 17 (19.77%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.14%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (5.81%) NFS
5 5 (5.81%) SRDF
5 5 (5.81%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 4 (4.65%) VMware ESX
6 4 (4.65%) XenApp
6 4 (4.65%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.33%) vSphere
8 1 (1.16%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.16%) UAG
8 1 (1.16%) Xen
8 1 (1.16%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.16%) Firmware
8 1 (1.16%) XenServer
8 1 (1.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (8.14%) Cacti
1 7 (8.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (4.65%) FortiGate
2 4 (4.65%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.16%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.16%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 54 (62.79%) Cisco
2 36 (41.86%) VMware
3 31 (36.05%) Microsoft
4 20 (23.26%) HP
4 20 (23.26%) Juniper
5 18 (20.93%) F5
6 16 (18.60%) SolarWinds
7 14 (16.28%) Citrix
8 11 (12.79%) Riverbed
9 8 (9.30%) CheckPoint
9 8 (9.30%) Dell
10 7 (8.14%) EMC
11 6 (6.98%) NetApp
11 6 (6.98%) NETGEAR
12 5 (5.81%) Brocade
12 5 (5.81%) Fujitsu
12 5 (5.81%) Symantec
12 5 (5.81%) Hitachi
12 5 (5.81%) IBM
13 4 (4.65%) WatchGuard
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Harris Global
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 per annum + 5k on call, £5,400 car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £32000 - £37000 Per Annum
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Salary: £50k - 60k per year
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Salary: Competitive dependent on experience
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