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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 77 103 62
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -41
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 30 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.58% 0.081% 2.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.45% 0.49% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 1 18
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +62.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £55,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £55,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%
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
241 206 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.70% 16.72% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 220 192 166
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(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 - 8 £47,500 -
Stansted - 5 £22,500 -
Faversham -2 4 £35,000 -36.36%
Sevenoaks - 3 £45,000 -
VLAN
South East

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 37 (86.05%) Firewall
2 29 (67.44%) Cisco
3 25 (58.14%) Windows
4 23 (53.49%) VPN
5 22 (51.16%) VMware
6 21 (48.84%) DNS
7 20 (46.51%) MS Exchange
8 19 (44.19%) Linux
9 17 (39.53%) SAN
9 17 (39.53%) CCNP
9 17 (39.53%) CCNA
9 17 (39.53%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (37.21%) Exchange Server 2010
10 16 (37.21%) Network Monitoring
10 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (34.88%) HP
11 15 (34.88%) Wireless
11 15 (34.88%) DHCP
12 14 (32.56%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
12 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (30.23%) MS Office
13 13 (30.23%) Apple
14 12 (27.91%) WAN
14 12 (27.91%) LAN
15 11 (25.58%) CheckPoint
15 11 (25.58%) Dell
15 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
15 11 (25.58%) Backup Exec
16 10 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2007

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 20 (46.51%) MS Exchange
2 16 (37.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
6 6 (13.95%) Apache
6 6 (13.95%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (11.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (9.30%) Tomcat
8 4 (9.30%) JBoss
9 2 (4.65%) nginx
10 1 (2.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 13 (30.23%) MS Office
2 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
3 6 (13.95%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (86.05%) Firewall
2 23 (53.49%) VPN
3 21 (48.84%) DNS
4 17 (39.53%) SAN
5 15 (34.88%) DHCP
5 15 (34.88%) Wireless
6 12 (27.91%) WAN
6 12 (27.91%) LAN
7 8 (18.60%) WLAN
8 7 (16.28%) SMTP
9 6 (13.95%) MPLS
10 5 (11.63%) DMZ
10 5 (11.63%) ADSL
10 5 (11.63%) IMAP
10 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
11 4 (9.30%) LDAP
11 4 (9.30%) IPv4
12 3 (6.98%) iSCSI
13 2 (4.65%) IPsec
13 2 (4.65%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (13.95%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
1 4 (9.30%) Banking
2 2 (4.65%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Network Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Senior Network Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Deployment Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) NOC Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (11.63%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Systems Support
4 5 (11.63%) Administrator
4 5 (11.63%) Systems Support Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior NOC Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Lead Network Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) UNIX Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) MAPI
2 4 (9.30%) YAML
3 2 (4.65%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) iPhone
2 8 (18.60%) Open Source
3 5 (11.63%) Blackberry
3 5 (11.63%) PDA
3 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.30%) iPad
5 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (58.14%) Windows
2 19 (44.19%) Linux
3 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (20.93%) Windows 8
5 9 (20.93%) Windows 7
6 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (11.63%) AIX
7 5 (11.63%) Solaris
7 5 (11.63%) UNIX
7 5 (11.63%) Windows XP
7 5 (11.63%) Windows Vista
7 5 (11.63%) Android
8 4 (9.30%) Mac OS X
8 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (9.30%) Apple iOS
9 2 (4.65%) CentOS
9 2 (4.65%) FreeBSD
9 2 (4.65%) Debian
9 2 (4.65%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (16.28%) Load Balancing
2 7 (16.28%) ITIL
2 7 (16.28%) Migration
3 6 (13.95%) ETL
4 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (9.30%) Problem Management
4 4 (9.30%) DevOps
5 3 (6.98%) Line Management
5 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.65%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.65%) Service Management
7 1 (2.33%) Change Management
7 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) Java
1 6 (13.95%) PHP
2 4 (9.30%) Python
2 4 (9.30%) Ruby
2 4 (9.30%) Perl
2 4 (9.30%) C
2 4 (9.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (39.53%) CCNP
1 17 (39.53%) CCNA
1 17 (39.53%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (11.63%) MCSE
4 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.33%) MCSD
5 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.33%) CCA
5 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.33%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
3 7 (16.28%) XenApp
4 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
4 6 (13.95%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (9.30%) VMware ESX
5 4 (9.30%) NFS
6 2 (4.65%) Squid
6 2 (4.65%) KVM
7 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.33%) DFS Replication
7 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) Backup Exec
2 6 (13.95%) ZABBIX
3 4 (9.30%) Puppet
3 4 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (9.30%) OpenView
3 4 (9.30%) Control-M
3 4 (9.30%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.65%) HAProxy
4 2 (4.65%) SELinux
Vendors
1 29 (67.44%) Cisco
2 22 (51.16%) VMware
3 15 (34.88%) HP
4 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
5 13 (30.23%) Apple
6 11 (25.58%) CheckPoint
6 11 (25.58%) Dell
7 8 (18.60%) Citrix
8 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
8 6 (13.95%) ProCurve
8 6 (13.95%) Veeam
8 6 (13.95%) Neolane
9 5 (11.63%) Symantec
9 5 (11.63%) Draytek
10 4 (9.30%) AirMagnet
10 4 (9.30%) Oracle
10 4 (9.30%) Avaya
10 4 (9.30%) Veritas
10 4 (9.30%) Sun
10 4 (9.30%) IBM