The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 108 87 75
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -12
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 5 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.39% 0.49% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.97% 2.41% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 9
Average salary £58,000 £65,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% +91.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £49,100 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,600 £65,000 £52,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,309
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.20%
Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
254 249 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 19.84% 20.48% 22.72%
Number of salaries quoted 229 208 168
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VLAN
South East

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Canterbury - 2 - -
Dartford - 2 £36,000 -
VLAN
South East

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) Veeam
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Backup Exec
4 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
4 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 3 (42.86%) ProCurve
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) QA
4 3 (42.86%) ETL
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) FastStats
4 3 (42.86%) ZABBIX
4 3 (42.86%) XenApp
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) FastStats
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Network Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) YAML
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
1 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) NFS
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Backup Exec
2 3 (42.86%) ZABBIX
3 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 1 (14.29%) OpenView
3 1 (14.29%) Control-M
3 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Veeam
1 4 (57.14%) HP
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) ProCurve
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (42.86%) Neolane
3 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Kaspersky
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss