The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 85 99 95
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 7 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.69% 0.47% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.30% 3.00% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 9
Median salary £26,500 £55,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-51.81% +71.87%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -9.41%
VLAN
East of 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 Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
132 200 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.97% 15.79% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 104 110 189
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing VLAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VLAN
Salary Trend in Essex

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Essex

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing VLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 30 (100.00%) Windows
1 30 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 30 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 29 (96.67%) Windows 10
2 29 (96.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 29 (96.67%) Windows 7
2 29 (96.67%) Windows 8
2 29 (96.67%) Active Directory
2 29 (96.67%) Hyper-V
3 28 (93.33%) Android
3 28 (93.33%) iPhone
3 28 (93.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 28 (93.33%) Draytek
3 28 (93.33%) PDA
3 28 (93.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 28 (93.33%) Windows Vista
3 28 (93.33%) IMAP
3 28 (93.33%) Firewall
3 28 (93.33%) Wireless
3 28 (93.33%) Backup Exec
3 28 (93.33%) Cisco
3 28 (93.33%) TCP/IP
3 28 (93.33%) VPN
3 28 (93.33%) MAPI
3 28 (93.33%) DNS
3 28 (93.33%) Apple
3 28 (93.33%) DMZ
3 28 (93.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (93.33%) Blackberry

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (93.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 28 (93.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 28 (93.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 28 (93.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 28 (93.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 28 (93.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 28 (93.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Google Apps
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (93.33%) DHCP
1 28 (93.33%) DMZ
1 28 (93.33%) DNS
1 28 (93.33%) Firewall
1 28 (93.33%) IMAP
1 28 (93.33%) SMTP
1 28 (93.33%) TCP/IP
1 28 (93.33%) VPN
1 28 (93.33%) Wireless
2 20 (66.67%) NAS
2 20 (66.67%) SAN
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (93.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Support Engineer
2 24 (80.00%) IT Engineer
2 24 (80.00%) IT Support
2 24 (80.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 20 (66.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 20 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
3 20 (66.67%) Systems Support
3 20 (66.67%) Systems Support Engineer
4 16 (53.33%) Senior IT Engineer
4 16 (53.33%) Senior IT Support
5 12 (40.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Server Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Server Support
7 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (93.33%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 28 (93.33%) Analytical Skills
1 28 (93.33%) Blackberry
1 28 (93.33%) iPhone
1 28 (93.33%) PDA
2 20 (66.67%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) CMDB
3 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
1 30 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 29 (96.67%) Windows 10
2 29 (96.67%) Windows 7
2 29 (96.67%) Windows 8
2 29 (96.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (93.33%) Android
3 28 (93.33%) Linux
3 28 (93.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (93.33%) Windows Vista
3 28 (93.33%) Windows XP
4 21 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (3.33%) ITIL
1 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (3.33%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) MCSA
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) MCP
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (96.67%) Active Directory
1 29 (96.67%) Hyper-V
2 20 (66.67%) NFS
3 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.33%) vSphere
5 1 (3.33%) XenApp
5 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (93.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (3.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (93.33%) Apple
2 28 (93.33%) Cisco
2 28 (93.33%) Draytek
3 21 (70.00%) Veeam
4 10 (33.33%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) Google
5 1 (3.33%) Veritas