The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 346 432 420
Rank change year-on-year
+86 -12
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 787 561 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.77% 0.53% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.21% 3.07% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 666 507 483
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
VLAN
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18686 18261 20789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.28% 17.11% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15005 14504 16864
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in England

VLAN
Salary Trend in England

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

VLAN Salary Trend in England

VLAN
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the England region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

VLAN Salary Histogram in England

VLAN
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the England region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
London +115 324 £50,000 +8.69% 30
South East +57 206 £43,500 +4.81% 20
East of England +10 71 £37,500 +1.35% 7
North West +25 53 £34,000 -15.00% 11
South West +14 46 £37,000 -7.50% 12
West Midlands -5 44 £30,000 -20.00% 15
East Midlands +9 21 £27,500 -19.11% 6
Yorkshire -35 21 £32,500 -9.72% 4
North East -8 6 £50,000 -
Midlands +5 1 £60,000 +71.42%
VLAN
UK

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 907 (62.29%) Firewall
2 869 (59.68%) Cisco
3 833 (57.21%) Windows
4 658 (45.19%) VMware
5 634 (43.54%) VPN
6 626 (42.99%) WAN
7 584 (40.11%) DNS
8 524 (35.99%) Active Directory
9 522 (35.85%) LAN
10 518 (35.58%) Cisco Certification
11 496 (34.07%) Microsoft
12 491 (33.72%) VMware Infrastructure
13 457 (31.39%) TCP/IP
14 403 (27.68%) Linux
15 396 (27.20%) MPLS
16 386 (26.51%) MS Exchange
17 373 (25.62%) CCNP
18 369 (25.34%) DHCP
19 348 (23.90%) Windows Server 2008
20 346 (23.76%) SAN
21 325 (22.32%) CCNA
22 324 (22.25%) Wireless
23 314 (21.57%) Citrix
23 314 (21.57%) BGP
24 312 (21.43%) OSPF
24 312 (21.43%) VoIP
25 274 (18.82%) HP
26 256 (17.58%) MS Excel
26 256 (17.58%) SQL Server
26 256 (17.58%) Hyper-V

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 386 (26.51%) MS Exchange
2 240 (16.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 131 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 113 (7.76%) IIS
5 93 (6.39%) SharePoint
6 89 (6.11%) Apache
7 87 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2007
8 79 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2003
9 57 (3.91%) Lync
10 43 (2.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 31 (2.13%) Tomcat
12 26 (1.79%) Office Communications Server
13 22 (1.51%) JBoss
14 18 (1.24%) OpenStack
15 16 (1.10%) nginx
16 15 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
17 14 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
18 9 (0.62%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
18 9 (0.62%) CMS
18 9 (0.62%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 256 (17.58%) MS Excel
2 205 (14.08%) MS Office
3 23 (1.58%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.34%) PowerPivot
5 4 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.27%) MS Project
6 1 (0.069%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.069%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 17 (1.17%) Dynamics GP
2 10 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.069%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 87 (5.98%) Office 365
2 51 (3.50%) IaaS
3 46 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (1.51%) SaaS
6 13 (0.89%) PaaS
7 10 (0.69%) Heroku
7 10 (0.69%) Engine Yard
8 9 (0.62%) Google Apps
8 9 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.48%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.21%) Datadog
13 2 (0.14%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 907 (62.29%) Firewall
2 634 (43.54%) VPN
3 626 (42.99%) WAN
4 584 (40.11%) DNS
5 522 (35.85%) LAN
6 457 (31.39%) TCP/IP
7 396 (27.20%) MPLS
8 369 (25.34%) DHCP
9 346 (23.76%) SAN
10 324 (22.25%) Wireless
11 314 (21.57%) BGP
12 312 (21.43%) OSPF
12 312 (21.43%) VoIP
13 203 (13.94%) Cisco ASA
14 201 (13.80%) EIGRP
15 183 (12.57%) Network Security
16 173 (11.88%) SSL
17 144 (9.89%) Cisco IOS
18 143 (9.82%) Spanning Tree
19 141 (9.68%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (17.58%) SQL Server
2 97 (6.66%) MySQL
3 33 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (2.06%) NoSQL
5 26 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 23 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (1.30%) Relational Database
8 17 (1.17%) MongoDB
8 17 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (1.10%) Oracle Database
10 15 (1.03%) RDBMS
11 13 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (0.76%) Couchbase
14 10 (0.69%) MariaDB
15 8 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
16 7 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
16 7 (0.48%) Big Data
17 3 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 3 (0.21%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (2.20%) Subversion
2 26 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 24 (1.65%) Git (software)
4 10 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (0.69%) Visual Studio
5 8 (0.55%) Maven
6 6 (0.41%) JIRA
7 5 (0.34%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.27%) FogBugz
8 4 (0.27%) Selenium
9 3 (0.21%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.14%) Redmine
General
1 168 (11.54%) Finance
2 92 (6.32%) Telecoms
3 62 (4.26%) Banking
4 51 (3.50%) Retail
5 47 (3.23%) Legal
6 33 (2.27%) Advertising
6 33 (2.27%) Law
7 26 (1.79%) Marketing
8 20 (1.37%) Manufacturing
9 19 (1.30%) Back Office
10 15 (1.03%) Electronics
11 12 (0.82%) Investment Banking
12 10 (0.69%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.62%) French Language
14 5 (0.34%) Games
15 3 (0.21%) Front Office
15 3 (0.21%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.14%) Billing
16 2 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 447 (30.70%) Network Engineer
2 176 (12.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 174 (11.95%) Support Engineer
4 158 (10.85%) Senior Network Engineer
5 139 (9.55%) Analyst
6 103 (7.07%) Administrator
7 82 (5.63%) Consultant
8 76 (5.22%) Systems Administrator
9 69 (4.74%) 3rd Line Support
10 64 (4.40%) Support Analyst
11 63 (4.33%) Systems Engineer
12 61 (4.19%) Cisco Engineer
13 60 (4.12%) Architect
13 60 (4.12%) Technical Support
14 58 (3.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 54 (3.71%) IT Support
16 51 (3.50%) Security Engineer
17 49 (3.37%) Network Support
18 40 (2.75%) Field Engineer
19 38 (2.61%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (3.64%) Web Services
2 33 (2.27%) HTML
3 29 (1.99%) MAPI
4 20 (1.37%) CSS
5 17 (1.17%) XMPP
6 15 (1.03%) MCollective
7 14 (0.96%) XML
8 11 (0.76%) SOAP
9 10 (0.69%) .NET
9 10 (0.69%) LAMP
9 10 (0.69%) RESTful
10 9 (0.62%) JSON
10 9 (0.62%) J2EE
11 6 (0.41%) Apache Flex
12 5 (0.34%) REST
13 4 (0.27%) FreeSWITCH
13 4 (0.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 4 (0.27%) ISPF
13 4 (0.27%) STL
13 4 (0.27%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 103 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (6.32%) Clustering
3 78 (5.36%) Blackberry
4 58 (3.98%) Open Source
5 57 (3.91%) Replication
6 52 (3.57%) Management Information System
7 33 (2.27%) iPhone
8 28 (1.92%) Computer Science
9 27 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
10 25 (1.72%) PDA
11 22 (1.51%) Client/Server
11 22 (1.51%) Hybrid Cloud
12 20 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
12 20 (1.37%) EPoS
13 15 (1.03%) PKI
14 14 (0.96%) FMCG
15 13 (0.89%) EqualLogic
15 13 (0.89%) iPad
15 13 (0.89%) FlexPod
15 13 (0.89%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 833 (57.21%) Windows
2 403 (27.68%) Linux
3 348 (23.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 250 (17.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 228 (15.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 157 (10.78%) Windows 7
7 103 (7.07%) UNIX
8 95 (6.52%) Windows 8
9 75 (5.15%) Windows XP
10 66 (4.53%) CentOS
11 47 (3.23%) Solaris
12 44 (3.02%) Ubuntu
13 41 (2.82%) Android
14 40 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 30 (2.06%) Apple iOS
15 30 (2.06%) Windows Vista
16 27 (1.85%) Mac OS X
17 21 (1.44%) AIX
17 21 (1.44%) Debian
18 15 (1.03%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (15.93%) ITIL
2 182 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 126 (8.65%) Migration
4 112 (7.69%) Network Design
5 105 (7.21%) Network Monitoring
6 95 (6.52%) Project Management
7 88 (6.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 83 (5.70%) Service Management
9 60 (4.12%) Configuration Management
10 59 (4.05%) Change Management
11 55 (3.78%) Mentoring
12 54 (3.71%) WAN Optimisation
13 51 (3.50%) Time Management
14 49 (3.37%) DevOps
14 49 (3.37%) Service Delivery
15 47 (3.23%) E-Commerce
16 44 (3.02%) Root Cause Analysis
17 40 (2.75%) Network Management
18 38 (2.61%) Penetration Testing
19 36 (2.47%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 197 (13.53%) SQL
2 110 (7.55%) PowerShell
3 76 (5.22%) Bash Shell
4 59 (4.05%) Perl
5 52 (3.57%) Python
6 48 (3.30%) PHP
7 39 (2.68%) Java
8 32 (2.20%) C
9 31 (2.13%) Ruby
10 28 (1.92%) Shell Script
11 19 (1.30%) VBScript
12 17 (1.17%) JavaScript
13 16 (1.10%) VB
14 15 (1.03%) Korn
15 12 (0.82%) T-SQL
16 7 (0.48%) C++
17 5 (0.34%) C#
18 4 (0.27%) Embedded C
18 4 (0.27%) Groovy
19 2 (0.14%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 518 (35.58%) Cisco Certification
2 373 (25.62%) CCNP
3 325 (22.32%) CCNA
4 180 (12.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 161 (11.06%) Degree
6 144 (9.89%) MCSE
7 89 (6.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 79 (5.43%) CCIE
9 68 (4.67%) MCP
10 53 (3.64%) MCSA
11 47 (3.23%) Security Cleared
12 45 (3.09%) CCSP
12 45 (3.09%) Citrix Certification
13 44 (3.02%) CCA
14 33 (2.27%) CCDP
15 28 (1.92%) CCIP
15 28 (1.92%) MCITP
16 25 (1.72%) CCSA
17 24 (1.65%) CCEA
17 24 (1.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (7.01%) SLA
2 40 (2.75%) PCI DSS
3 25 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.03%) QA
5 11 (0.76%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.55%) COBIT
7 1 (0.069%) BS25999
System Software
1 524 (35.99%) Active Directory
2 491 (33.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 256 (17.58%) Hyper-V
4 174 (11.95%) vSphere
5 134 (9.20%) XenApp
6 104 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
7 57 (3.91%) XenDesktop
8 47 (3.23%) Terminal Services
9 43 (2.95%) VMware ESX
10 42 (2.88%) Xen
11 35 (2.40%) NFS
12 33 (2.27%) XenServer
13 27 (1.85%) VMware Server
14 16 (1.10%) vCloud
15 15 (1.03%) Firmware
16 13 (0.89%) ISA Server
17 12 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
17 12 (0.82%) Postfix
17 12 (0.82%) DFS Replication
18 11 (0.76%) iptables
Systems Management
1 109 (7.49%) SCCM
2 87 (5.98%) Nagios
3 77 (5.29%) Backup Exec
4 59 (4.05%) Cisco CUCM
5 57 (3.91%) SCOM
6 56 (3.85%) Puppet
7 36 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
8 33 (2.27%) Cacti
9 31 (2.13%) SCVMM
10 29 (1.99%) Norton AntiVirus
11 25 (1.72%) Cisco UCCE
12 23 (1.58%) WSUS
13 21 (1.44%) Cisco UCCX
14 18 (1.24%) Ansible
15 17 (1.17%) Cobbler
16 16 (1.10%) CiscoWorks
16 16 (1.10%) SCDPM
17 15 (1.03%) collectd
18 14 (0.96%) Cisco Prime
19 10 (0.69%) vMotion
Vendors
1 869 (59.68%) Cisco
2 658 (45.19%) VMware
3 496 (34.07%) Microsoft
4 314 (21.57%) Citrix
5 274 (18.82%) HP
6 225 (15.45%) Juniper
7 197 (13.53%) CheckPoint
8 143 (9.82%) F5
9 98 (6.73%) Dell
10 90 (6.18%) Apple
11 87 (5.98%) Riverbed
12 83 (5.70%) Red Hat
13 75 (5.15%) Symantec
13 75 (5.15%) Oracle
14 71 (4.88%) SolarWinds
15 67 (4.60%) Avaya
16 64 (4.40%) Veeam
17 58 (3.98%) NetApp
18 56 (3.85%) EMC
19 45 (3.09%) SonicWALL
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30-£35K
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Northwood
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Neg
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Somerset
Hays IT
Posted: Yesterday
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £29000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,500 per annum + pension + healthcare + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car allowance and comprehensive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £45001 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £60001 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
iceConnect
Salary: £25,000 per annum based on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + on-call payments + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago