The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 78 105 58
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -47
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 29 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.65% 0.27% 2.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.03% 1.51% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 28 2 18
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £33,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +2.01%
VLAN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
241 199 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.01% 17.69% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 221 187 149
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

VLAN
Salary Trend in Kent

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Kent

VLAN
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Kent

VLAN
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 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
Maidstone - 10 £47,500 -
Stansted - 8 £22,500 -
Faversham - 2 £35,000 -
VLAN
South East

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 37 (82.22%) Firewall
2 36 (80.00%) Cisco
3 25 (55.56%) DNS
3 25 (55.56%) Linux
4 24 (53.33%) VPN
4 24 (53.33%) CCNP
4 24 (53.33%) CCNA
4 24 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (48.89%) DHCP
6 21 (46.67%) Windows
7 20 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
8 18 (40.00%) MS Exchange
9 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
9 17 (37.78%) VMware
9 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (35.56%) Apple
10 16 (35.56%) MS Office
11 15 (33.33%) WAN
11 15 (33.33%) LAN
12 14 (31.11%) CheckPoint
12 14 (31.11%) Exchange Server 2010
12 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (28.89%) Wireless
13 13 (28.89%) Exchange Server 2007
14 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (26.67%) iPhone
14 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
14 12 (26.67%) Hyper-V
14 12 (26.67%) Windows 7
14 12 (26.67%) Windows 8

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 18 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (31.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (28.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (17.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (6.67%) Apache
6 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.44%) JBoss
7 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.22%) nginx
7 1 (2.22%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 16 (35.56%) MS Office
2 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.22%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (82.22%) Firewall
2 25 (55.56%) DNS
3 24 (53.33%) VPN
4 22 (48.89%) DHCP
5 15 (33.33%) WAN
5 15 (33.33%) LAN
6 13 (28.89%) Wireless
7 10 (22.22%) MPLS
8 9 (20.00%) ADSL
8 9 (20.00%) SMTP
8 9 (20.00%) SAN
8 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 8 (17.78%) DMZ
9 8 (17.78%) WLAN
9 8 (17.78%) IMAP
10 6 (13.33%) IPv4
11 4 (8.89%) IPv6
12 2 (4.44%) LDAP
12 2 (4.44%) iSCSI
13 1 (2.22%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (4.44%) Banking
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
1 2 (4.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 12 (26.67%) Deployment Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Systems Support
4 8 (17.78%) NOC Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Systems Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior NOC Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Lead Network Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Technical Design Authority
8 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.22%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) MAPI
2 2 (4.44%) YAML
3 1 (2.22%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) iPhone
2 11 (24.44%) Open Source
3 8 (17.78%) Blackberry
3 8 (17.78%) PDA
3 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.89%) iPad
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (55.56%) Linux
2 21 (46.67%) Windows
3 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (26.67%) Windows 7
5 12 (26.67%) Windows 8
6 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (17.78%) Windows XP
7 8 (17.78%) Windows Vista
7 8 (17.78%) Android
8 4 (8.89%) Apple iOS
8 4 (8.89%) Mac OS X
9 3 (6.67%) UNIX
9 3 (6.67%) AIX
9 3 (6.67%) Solaris
10 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (2.22%) CentOS
11 1 (2.22%) Debian
11 1 (2.22%) OpenBSD
11 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
2 11 (24.44%) Migration
3 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
3 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.44%) ITIL
4 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.44%) DevOps
5 1 (2.22%) Line Management
5 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.22%) Service Management
5 1 (2.22%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.22%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) PHP
1 3 (6.67%) Java
2 2 (4.44%) Perl
2 2 (4.44%) C
2 2 (4.44%) C++
2 2 (4.44%) Python
2 2 (4.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (53.33%) CCNP
1 24 (53.33%) CCNA
1 24 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (11.11%) MCSE
4 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.22%) CCA
5 1 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.22%) CCEA
5 1 (2.22%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 5 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.44%) NFS
3 2 (4.44%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.44%) XenApp
4 1 (2.22%) KVM
4 1 (2.22%) vSphere
4 1 (2.22%) DFS Replication
4 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.22%) Squid
4 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.44%) Control-M
2 2 (4.44%) OpenView
2 2 (4.44%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.44%) Puppet
2 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.22%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.22%) SELinux
3 1 (2.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (80.00%) Cisco
2 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
2 17 (37.78%) VMware
3 16 (35.56%) Apple
4 14 (31.11%) CheckPoint
5 9 (20.00%) HP
6 8 (17.78%) Symantec
6 8 (17.78%) Draytek
7 6 (13.33%) Dell
8 5 (11.11%) Avaya
9 4 (8.89%) AirMagnet
10 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
10 3 (6.67%) Citrix
11 2 (4.44%) Oracle
11 2 (4.44%) Veritas
11 2 (4.44%) Sun
11 2 (4.44%) IBM
12 1 (2.22%) Neolane
12 1 (2.22%) Veeam
12 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
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