The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 230 288 311
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +23
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 222 123 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.09% 0.61% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.97% 2.92% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 166 116 134
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +6.75%
VLAN
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4467 4213 5219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.86% 20.82% 23.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3412 3314 4341
Average salary £42,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VLAN
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VLAN Salary Trend in the South East

VLAN
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

VLAN Salary Histogram in the South East

VLAN
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Surrey +31 54 £45,000 +12.50%
Berkshire +24 53 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Hampshire -22 38 £34,000 -8.72% 2
Kent +24 28 £35,000 +4.47%
East Sussex -3 16 £40,250 +4.54%
Buckinghamshire -1 12 £40,000 +1.26% 1
Oxfordshire -5 12 £29,000 +26.08% 1
West Sussex -4 4 £42,250 +11.18%
Middlesex +2 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
VLAN
England

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 212 (54.36%) Cisco
2 211 (54.10%) Windows
3 210 (53.85%) Firewall
4 169 (43.33%) TCP/IP
5 165 (42.31%) DNS
5 165 (42.31%) WAN
6 155 (39.74%) VPN
7 153 (39.23%) VMware
8 147 (37.69%) Cisco Certification
9 140 (35.90%) DHCP
10 131 (33.59%) LAN
11 126 (32.31%) Microsoft
12 122 (31.28%) CCNP
13 115 (29.49%) MPLS
14 111 (28.46%) Linux
15 110 (28.21%) Active Directory
16 103 (26.41%) MS Exchange
17 101 (25.90%) Windows Server 2008
18 100 (25.64%) Wireless
19 98 (25.13%) OSPF
19 98 (25.13%) VMware Infrastructure
20 96 (24.62%) Hyper-V
21 91 (23.33%) BGP
22 88 (22.56%) CCNA
23 81 (20.77%) Windows Server 2012
24 77 (19.74%) SAN
24 77 (19.74%) SQL Server
25 73 (18.72%) HP
26 69 (17.69%) Exchange Server 2010
27 67 (17.18%) Citrix

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 103 (26.41%) MS Exchange
2 69 (17.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (11.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 35 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 22 (5.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 22 (5.64%) SharePoint
6 9 (2.31%) Lync
6 9 (2.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (2.31%) IIS
7 6 (1.54%) Apache
8 4 (1.03%) JBoss
9 3 (0.77%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (0.77%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.51%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.26%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Foundation
11 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 67 (17.18%) MS Excel
2 48 (12.31%) MS Office
3 4 (1.03%) MS Project
4 1 (0.26%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.87%) IaaS
2 13 (3.33%) Office 365
3 3 (0.77%) SaaS
3 3 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 210 (53.85%) Firewall
2 169 (43.33%) TCP/IP
3 165 (42.31%) DNS
3 165 (42.31%) WAN
4 155 (39.74%) VPN
5 140 (35.90%) DHCP
6 131 (33.59%) LAN
7 115 (29.49%) MPLS
8 100 (25.64%) Wireless
9 98 (25.13%) OSPF
10 91 (23.33%) BGP
11 77 (19.74%) SAN
12 57 (14.62%) Network Security
13 56 (14.36%) VoIP
14 41 (10.51%) HSRP
14 41 (10.51%) SSL
15 40 (10.26%) Ethernet
15 40 (10.26%) IP Telephony
16 38 (9.74%) EIGRP
17 37 (9.49%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (19.74%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (2.05%) MySQL
5 4 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.51%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.26%) GCC
General
1 26 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 18 (4.62%) Finance
3 13 (3.33%) Legal
4 10 (2.56%) Marketing
5 5 (1.28%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.03%) Advertising
6 4 (1.03%) Electronics
6 4 (1.03%) Retail
7 3 (0.77%) Banking
8 2 (0.51%) Billing
9 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 131 (33.59%) Network Engineer
2 61 (15.64%) Senior Network Engineer
3 49 (12.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 47 (12.05%) Support Engineer
5 28 (7.18%) Administrator
6 27 (6.92%) Analyst
7 26 (6.67%) Technical Support
8 25 (6.41%) Technical Engineer
9 24 (6.15%) IT Support
9 24 (6.15%) Consultant
9 24 (6.15%) Support Technician
10 23 (5.90%) Systems Administrator
10 23 (5.90%) Systems Engineer
11 21 (5.38%) Systems Support
12 19 (4.87%) Systems Support Engineer
13 16 (4.10%) Support Analyst
14 15 (3.85%) Infrastructure Team Leader
14 15 (3.85%) Field Engineer
14 15 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
14 15 (3.85%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.38%) MAPI
2 13 (3.33%) HTML
3 8 (2.05%) LAMP
4 3 (0.77%) YAML
5 2 (0.51%) Flash
5 2 (0.51%) XML
5 2 (0.51%) .NET
5 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.51%) Hibernate
5 2 (0.51%) Spring
6 1 (0.26%) HTML5
6 1 (0.26%) RESTful
6 1 (0.26%) XMPP
6 1 (0.26%) COM
6 1 (0.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 48 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.41%) Open Source
3 21 (5.38%) Clustering
4 12 (3.08%) iPhone
5 8 (2.05%) Blackberry
5 8 (2.05%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.05%) PDA
6 7 (1.79%) EqualLogic
7 4 (1.03%) Replication
7 4 (1.03%) Statistics
7 4 (1.03%) iPad
8 3 (0.77%) PKI
8 3 (0.77%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.51%) DTV
9 2 (0.51%) IVR
9 2 (0.51%) Streaming Video
9 2 (0.51%) Streaming Media
9 2 (0.51%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.26%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.26%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 211 (54.10%) Windows
2 111 (28.46%) Linux
3 101 (25.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 81 (20.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 63 (16.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 39 (10.00%) UNIX
7 38 (9.74%) Windows 7
8 28 (7.18%) Windows 8
9 20 (5.13%) Android
10 19 (4.87%) Solaris
11 18 (4.62%) Windows XP
12 12 (3.08%) Windows Vista
13 6 (1.54%) AIX
14 5 (1.28%) CentOS
14 5 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (1.28%) VMS
15 4 (1.03%) Windows 2000
15 4 (1.03%) Mac OS X
15 4 (1.03%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.77%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (13.08%) ITIL
2 41 (10.51%) Network Design
3 40 (10.26%) Project Management
3 40 (10.26%) Network Monitoring
4 36 (9.23%) Load Balancing
5 35 (8.97%) Migration
6 24 (6.15%) Network Architecture
7 23 (5.90%) Service Management
8 22 (5.64%) WAN Optimisation
8 22 (5.64%) Change Management
9 20 (5.13%) Penetration Testing
10 17 (4.36%) Security Architecture
11 16 (4.10%) Vulnerability Management
12 14 (3.59%) Quality Management
12 14 (3.59%) QMS
12 14 (3.59%) Problem Management
13 12 (3.08%) PRINCE2
13 12 (3.08%) ITSM
13 12 (3.08%) Cyber Security
13 12 (3.08%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (9.49%) SQL
2 16 (4.10%) PowerShell
3 11 (2.82%) C
4 9 (2.31%) PHP
5 8 (2.05%) Java
6 7 (1.79%) Bash Shell
7 5 (1.28%) Perl
7 5 (1.28%) C++
8 3 (0.77%) Ruby
8 3 (0.77%) Python
9 2 (0.51%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.51%) C#
9 2 (0.51%) Erlang
10 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 147 (37.69%) Cisco Certification
2 122 (31.28%) CCNP
3 88 (22.56%) CCNA
4 63 (16.15%) Degree
5 31 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (6.41%) MCP
7 24 (6.15%) Security Cleared
8 23 (5.90%) MCSE
8 23 (5.90%) CCIE
9 21 (5.38%) CCSP
10 18 (4.62%) SC Cleared
11 14 (3.59%) CCDA
11 14 (3.59%) CCIP
12 12 (3.08%) A+ Certification
12 12 (3.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 9 (2.31%) CCDP
14 6 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (1.54%) JNCIS
15 4 (1.03%) CISSP
15 4 (1.03%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (12.31%) SLA
2 15 (3.85%) ISO 9001
3 8 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.03%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.26%) BS25999
System Software
1 110 (28.21%) Active Directory
2 98 (25.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (24.62%) Hyper-V
4 32 (8.21%) vSphere
5 28 (7.18%) XenApp
6 17 (4.36%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (4.10%) XenDesktop
8 11 (2.82%) Terminal Services
9 8 (2.05%) VMware ESX
10 5 (1.28%) Postfix
11 3 (0.77%) NFS
12 2 (0.51%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.51%) Xen
12 2 (0.51%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.26%) Nmap
13 1 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.26%) Samba
13 1 (0.26%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.26%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 34 (8.72%) Backup Exec
2 30 (7.69%) SCCM
3 20 (5.13%) SCOM
4 19 (4.87%) SCVMM
5 18 (4.62%) Nagios
5 18 (4.62%) Norton AntiVirus
6 14 (3.59%) SCDPM
7 6 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (1.03%) Cisco Prime
8 4 (1.03%) OpenView
8 4 (1.03%) WSUS
9 3 (0.77%) Puppet
9 3 (0.77%) Cacti
9 3 (0.77%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.77%) Control-M
9 3 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.51%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 212 (54.36%) Cisco
2 153 (39.23%) VMware
3 126 (32.31%) Microsoft
4 73 (18.72%) HP
5 67 (17.18%) Citrix
6 62 (15.90%) Dell
7 52 (13.33%) F5
8 50 (12.82%) Juniper
9 44 (11.28%) CheckPoint
10 31 (7.95%) Apple
11 30 (7.69%) Symantec
12 17 (4.36%) Mitel
13 14 (3.59%) SonicWALL
14 12 (3.08%) SolarWinds
15 9 (2.31%) Riverbed
15 9 (2.31%) Oracle
15 9 (2.31%) Avaya
16 8 (2.05%) NetApp
16 8 (2.05%) Red Hat
16 8 (2.05%) McAfee
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