The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 388 422 466
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +44
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 708 702 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.75% 0.64% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.44% 3.87% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 608 609 573
Median salary £44,000 £41,500 £42,464
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% -2.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15937 18148 20922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.89% 16.54% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13071 15088 16484
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing VLAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VLAN
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VLAN within the UK.

VLAN Salary Trend in the UK

VLAN
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 within the UK.

VLAN Salary Histogram in the UK

VLAN
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +42 684 £45,000 +7.78% 76
London -10 240 £50,000 - 17
South East +85 195 £45,000 +9.75% 18
West Midlands +29 72 £40,000 +23.07% 16
North West +23 72 £38,000 -24.00% 6
South West +16 56 £34,000 +21.42% 6
Hampshire +34 48 £32,500 -34.34% 3
Manchester +17 42 £38,000 +29.91% 4
Surrey +18 41 £47,500 +14.45% 7
City of London +32 32 £53,750 +27.97%
Southampton - 32 £35,000 - 3
East Sussex +37 27 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Brighton +36 27 £45,000 +15.38% 1
East of England -1 27 £37,500 -16.66% 6
Birmingham -2 27 £40,500 +24.61% 8
Yorkshire +27 25 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Berkshire +17 24 £52,500 +11.70% 1
West Sussex +35 23 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Bristol +14 21 £45,750 +14.37%
West Yorkshire +29 20 £37,500 -10.17%
Crawley +22 20 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Coventry +11 20 £43,500 +9.43% 3
Hertfordshire +14 19 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Leeds +32 18 £37,500 -10.17%
Kent +23 17 £32,500 -18.75%
Watford +17 14 £40,000 -16.66%
Staffordshire +7 14 £35,000 +22.80% 1
Dorset +3 13 £28,000 - 2
West Drayton - 13 £37,500 -
Cheshire +4 11 £30,000 -40.00% 2

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing VLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VLAN.

1 814 (64.09%) Firewall
2 750 (59.06%) Cisco
3 667 (52.52%) Windows
4 553 (43.54%) VMware
5 548 (43.15%) VPN
6 527 (41.50%) Active Directory
7 523 (41.18%) WAN
8 441 (34.72%) LAN
9 440 (34.65%) DNS
10 432 (34.02%) Cisco Certification
11 408 (32.13%) Microsoft
11 408 (32.13%) Windows Server
12 400 (31.50%) TCP/IP
13 379 (29.84%) VMware Infrastructure
14 364 (28.66%) Linux
15 359 (28.27%) DHCP
16 331 (26.06%) CCNA
17 315 (24.80%) MPLS
18 298 (23.46%) SAN
19 280 (22.05%) MS Exchange
20 262 (20.63%) VoIP
21 259 (20.39%) CCNP
22 237 (18.66%) BGP
23 235 (18.50%) ITIL
24 234 (18.43%) OSPF
25 225 (17.72%) Windows Server 2008
26 214 (16.85%) Windows Server 2012
27 205 (16.14%) HP
28 198 (15.59%) Wireless
29 192 (15.12%) Network Security

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 280 (22.05%) MS Exchange
2 148 (11.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 95 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 91 (7.17%) IIS
5 90 (7.09%) Apache
6 69 (5.43%) Skype for Business
7 58 (4.57%) SharePoint
8 53 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
9 27 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
10 25 (1.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 25 (1.97%) Tomcat
11 23 (1.81%) nginx
12 18 (1.42%) OpenStack
13 12 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
14 9 (0.71%) JBoss
15 6 (0.47%) Commerce Server
16 5 (0.39%) IBM Notes
17 4 (0.31%) Zimbra
18 3 (0.24%) Office Communications Server
18 3 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 169 (13.31%) MS Excel
2 100 (7.87%) MS Office
3 32 (2.52%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.63%) MS Project
5 4 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.079%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.079%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 19 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.31%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.16%) Bankmaster
5 2 (0.16%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.079%) Misys Opics
6 1 (0.079%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.079%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 153 (12.05%) Office 365
2 83 (6.54%) Amazon AWS
3 69 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (1.57%) IaaS
5 19 (1.50%) Google Apps
6 17 (1.34%) Mimecast
6 17 (1.34%) SaaS
7 14 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (1.02%) PaaS
8 13 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.39%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.16%) Route 53
13 1 (0.079%) Amazon Kinesis
13 1 (0.079%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.079%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 814 (64.09%) Firewall
2 548 (43.15%) VPN
3 523 (41.18%) WAN
4 441 (34.72%) LAN
5 440 (34.65%) DNS
6 400 (31.50%) TCP/IP
7 359 (28.27%) DHCP
8 315 (24.80%) MPLS
9 298 (23.46%) SAN
10 262 (20.63%) VoIP
11 237 (18.66%) BGP
12 234 (18.43%) OSPF
13 198 (15.59%) Wireless
14 192 (15.12%) Network Security
15 161 (12.68%) IPsec
16 147 (11.57%) Cisco ASA
17 115 (9.06%) WLAN
18 105 (8.27%) Internet
19 97 (7.64%) EIGRP
19 97 (7.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (14.25%) SQL Server
2 56 (4.41%) MySQL
3 27 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (1.26%) MariaDB
6 15 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (1.02%) Couchbase
9 8 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (0.63%) Redis
10 5 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.24%) GIS
12 2 (0.16%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.16%) DB2
12 2 (0.16%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.16%) MS Access
12 2 (0.16%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.16%) Oracle Exadata
12 2 (0.16%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 29 (2.28%) Git (software)
2 26 (2.05%) Jenkins
3 21 (1.65%) JIRA
4 18 (1.42%) Vagrant
5 11 (0.87%) Subversion
5 11 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 8 (0.63%) TeamCity
7 6 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.31%) GitLab
9 2 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.16%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.079%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.079%) Maven
10 1 (0.079%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.079%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 165 (12.99%) Finance
2 115 (9.06%) Telecoms
3 59 (4.65%) Banking
4 39 (3.07%) Legal
5 30 (2.36%) Manufacturing
6 27 (2.13%) Law
7 25 (1.97%) Investment Banking
8 24 (1.89%) Retail
9 17 (1.34%) Marketing
10 15 (1.18%) Advertising
11 14 (1.10%) Electronics
12 8 (0.63%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.63%) Publishing
13 5 (0.39%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.24%) French Language
15 2 (0.16%) Back Office
15 2 (0.16%) Billing
15 2 (0.16%) German Language
15 2 (0.16%) Italian Language
16 1 (0.079%) Military
Job Titles
1 348 (27.40%) Network Engineer
2 174 (13.70%) Support Engineer
3 169 (13.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 167 (13.15%) Analyst
5 85 (6.69%) Network Support
6 84 (6.61%) Cisco Engineer
7 80 (6.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 79 (6.22%) Senior Network Engineer
9 76 (5.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 76 (5.98%) Linux Engineer
10 75 (5.91%) Systems Engineer
11 72 (5.67%) 3rd Line Support
12 71 (5.59%) Network Analyst
13 70 (5.51%) Administrator
13 70 (5.51%) IT Support
13 70 (5.51%) Support Analyst
14 69 (5.43%) IT Engineer
14 69 (5.43%) Network Support Engineer
15 64 (5.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 56 (4.41%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (2.44%) Web Services
2 28 (2.20%) 802.1X
3 23 (1.81%) LAMP
4 19 (1.50%) CSS
5 16 (1.26%) LAPP Stack
6 14 (1.10%) HTML
7 13 (1.02%) PHP-FPM
8 11 (0.87%) JSON
8 11 (0.87%) XML
9 10 (0.79%) .NET
9 10 (0.79%) Apache Flex
10 9 (0.71%) LEMP Stack
11 8 (0.63%) MAPI
11 8 (0.63%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (0.63%) Unreal Engine
12 7 (0.55%) ELK Stack
13 6 (0.47%) WSH
14 4 (0.31%) RFC 2547
14 4 (0.31%) WAP
14 4 (0.31%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 170 (13.39%) Data Centre
2 78 (6.14%) Clustering
3 63 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (4.57%) Replication
5 50 (3.94%) Computer Science
6 46 (3.62%) Driving Licence
7 45 (3.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 34 (2.68%) Video Conferencing
9 30 (2.36%) NHS
10 29 (2.28%) Management Information System
11 26 (2.05%) iPhone
11 26 (2.05%) Statistics
12 24 (1.89%) Blackberry
13 21 (1.65%) Public Cloud
14 15 (1.18%) Client/Server
14 15 (1.18%) PKI
15 13 (1.02%) EPoS
15 13 (1.02%) Mathematics
15 13 (1.02%) Virtual Team
16 12 (0.94%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 667 (52.52%) Windows
2 408 (32.13%) Windows Server
3 364 (28.66%) Linux
4 225 (17.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 214 (16.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 118 (9.29%) Windows 7
7 90 (7.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 67 (5.28%) Unix
9 66 (5.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 64 (5.04%) CentOS
10 64 (5.04%) Windows 8
11 52 (4.09%) Windows 10
12 46 (3.62%) Ubuntu
13 32 (2.52%) Mac OS X
14 30 (2.36%) Android
15 27 (2.13%) Windows XP
16 22 (1.73%) Debian
17 17 (1.34%) VMS
18 14 (1.10%) Solaris
19 11 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (18.50%) ITIL
2 100 (7.87%) Network Design
3 86 (6.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 79 (6.22%) Kalman Filter
4 79 (6.22%) Load Balancing
5 66 (5.20%) High Availability
6 64 (5.04%) Mentoring
7 63 (4.96%) Project Management
8 61 (4.80%) DevOps
8 61 (4.80%) WAN Optimisation
9 56 (4.41%) Configuration Management
9 56 (4.41%) Network Management
10 55 (4.33%) Information Security
11 52 (4.09%) Presales
11 52 (4.09%) Web Filtering
12 50 (3.94%) Service Management
13 49 (3.86%) Virtual Environments
14 47 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
14 47 (3.70%) Service Delivery
15 46 (3.62%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 131 (10.31%) SQL
2 80 (6.30%) PowerShell
3 70 (5.51%) Python
4 57 (4.49%) Perl
5 51 (4.02%) C
6 40 (3.15%) Bash Shell
7 35 (2.76%) PHP
8 25 (1.97%) Ruby
9 18 (1.42%) Java
10 17 (1.34%) C++
10 17 (1.34%) Shell Script
11 16 (1.26%) VBScript
12 14 (1.10%) C#
13 10 (0.79%) JavaScript
14 8 (0.63%) ActionScript
14 8 (0.63%) ActionScript 3.0
15 7 (0.55%) VB
16 4 (0.31%) R
17 2 (0.16%) T-SQL
18 1 (0.079%) VBA
Qualifications
1 432 (34.02%) Cisco Certification
2 331 (26.06%) CCNA
3 259 (20.39%) CCNP
4 140 (11.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 135 (10.63%) Degree
6 90 (7.09%) MCSE
7 72 (5.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 66 (5.20%) MCSA
9 60 (4.72%) CCIE
10 56 (4.41%) Security Cleared
11 45 (3.54%) SC Cleared
12 44 (3.46%) CCSE
13 40 (3.15%) MCP
14 38 (2.99%) CISSP
15 33 (2.60%) CCSP
16 26 (2.05%) MCITP
17 25 (1.97%) CISM
18 22 (1.73%) CEH
18 22 (1.73%) DV Cleared
19 20 (1.57%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (6.06%) SLA
2 53 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 49 (3.86%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.94%) QA
5 10 (0.79%) HIPAA
6 6 (0.47%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.079%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.079%) GCP
7 1 (0.079%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.079%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.079%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 527 (41.50%) Active Directory
2 379 (29.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 190 (14.96%) Hyper-V
4 143 (11.26%) vSphere
5 70 (5.51%) XenApp
6 61 (4.80%) VMware ESX
7 42 (3.31%) VMware ESXi
8 41 (3.23%) Xen
9 37 (2.91%) Virtual Servers
10 28 (2.20%) Docker
11 27 (2.13%) Terminal Services
12 20 (1.57%) DFS Replication
13 19 (1.50%) VMware Server
14 18 (1.42%) pfSense
14 18 (1.42%) Postfix
15 17 (1.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 17 (1.34%) NFS
15 17 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
15 17 (1.34%) XenDesktop
16 16 (1.26%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 86 (6.77%) Puppet
2 74 (5.83%) SCCM
3 60 (4.72%) Nagios
4 50 (3.94%) Opscode Chef
5 43 (3.39%) Backup Exec
6 41 (3.23%) Cisco UCCX
7 32 (2.52%) SCOM
7 32 (2.52%) vMotion
8 30 (2.36%) FortiGate
9 29 (2.28%) Norton AntiVirus
10 27 (2.13%) Ansible
10 27 (2.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 24 (1.89%) Failover Clustering
12 22 (1.73%) Cisco CUCM
12 22 (1.73%) WSUS
13 21 (1.65%) Tivoli
14 16 (1.26%) Microsoft Clustering
15 15 (1.18%) Cisco UCCE
16 11 (0.87%) Cacti
17 10 (0.79%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 750 (59.06%) Cisco
2 553 (43.54%) VMware
3 408 (32.13%) Microsoft
4 205 (16.14%) HP
5 172 (13.54%) CheckPoint
6 161 (12.68%) Citrix
7 156 (12.28%) Juniper
8 110 (8.66%) Veeam
9 107 (8.43%) Dell
10 80 (6.30%) F5
11 76 (5.98%) SolarWinds
12 71 (5.59%) NetApp
13 68 (5.35%) Palo Alto
13 68 (5.35%) Riverbed
14 64 (5.04%) Brocade
15 62 (4.88%) Red Hat
16 60 (4.72%) Symantec
17 55 (4.33%) IBM
18 52 (4.09%) EMC
19 44 (3.46%) Apple
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Global Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Shepperton, Middlesex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Training, certifications
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Company + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + 46 days hols + exc pension + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + £5k on call allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Compu team
Salary: £15,000 - £19,000 pa depending on skills and experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Pension & 28 days hols
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £32000 Per Annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £26k - 30k per year + Company Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Dane Partnership
Salary: Circa £28-32k negotiable dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago