The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 41 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 2 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.68% 1.56% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.08% 5.00% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.79%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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 Middlesex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
65 80 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 22.03% 31.13% 21.87%
Number of salaries quoted 55 60 72
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,600 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

VLAN
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Middlesex

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (96.30%) VMware
3 23 (85.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (70.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (70.37%) MS Exchange
5 17 (62.96%) DNS
5 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
5 17 (62.96%) Citrix
5 17 (62.96%) Firewall
5 17 (62.96%) XenApp
6 16 (59.26%) XenDesktop
6 16 (59.26%) Veeam
6 16 (59.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (59.26%) WatchGuard
6 16 (59.26%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (59.26%) Wireless
6 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
6 16 (59.26%) DHCP
7 8 (29.63%) WAN
7 8 (29.63%) Linux
8 7 (25.93%) SAN
8 7 (25.93%) Cisco
9 6 (22.22%) HP
10 5 (18.52%) VPN
10 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
10 5 (18.52%) Juniper
10 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
11 4 (14.81%) Resource Management
11 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 19 (70.37%) Exchange Server 2010
1 19 (70.37%) MS Exchange
2 16 (59.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (14.81%) eRoom
3 4 (14.81%) IIS
3 4 (14.81%) Apache
3 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
3 4 (14.81%) SAS
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) DNS
1 17 (62.96%) Firewall
2 16 (59.26%) Wireless
2 16 (59.26%) DHCP
3 8 (29.63%) WAN
4 7 (25.93%) SAN
5 5 (18.52%) VPN
6 3 (11.11%) LAN
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (3.70%) Network Security
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.70%) VoIP
7 1 (3.70%) SNMP
7 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.70%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Field Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Technical Operations Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Technical Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Operations Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Network Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Middleware
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (29.63%) Linux
4 4 (14.81%) Solaris
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
2 4 (14.81%) Resource Management
2 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
2 4 (14.81%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
2 4 (14.81%) Analytics
2 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (11.11%) Web Development
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.70%) BCP
5 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.70%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) CCNA
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) CCNP
2 2 (7.41%) MCSE
2 2 (7.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 23 (85.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 17 (62.96%) XenApp
3 16 (59.26%) XenDesktop
3 16 (59.26%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (14.81%) vSphere
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) VMware
2 17 (62.96%) Citrix
3 16 (59.26%) Veeam
3 16 (59.26%) WatchGuard
3 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.93%) Cisco
5 6 (22.22%) HP
6 5 (18.52%) Juniper
7 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
7 4 (14.81%) Oracle
7 4 (14.81%) JBoss
7 4 (14.81%) EMC
7 4 (14.81%) Riverbed
8 3 (11.11%) Apple
9 1 (3.70%) F5
9 1 (3.70%) NetApp
9 1 (3.70%) Brocade
9 1 (3.70%) Mitel