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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 441 408 523
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +115
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 624 756 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.63% 0.71% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.71% 3.98% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 529 649 512
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%

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
16797 19014 20511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.08% 17.82% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13907 15291 16398
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 -33 596 £40,000 -7.24% 66
London -49 209 £50,000 -4.76% 26
South East -20 142 £37,500 -11.76% 10
East of England +20 67 £27,000 -32.50% 4
West Midlands -8 56 £37,500 +20.00% 5
South West +12 46 £37,500 - 5
City of London +37 45 £55,000 - 7
Berkshire +6 43 £35,000 -22.22% 3
North West +10 33 £37,500 +10.29% 5
Surrey -18 31 £42,000 +12.00% 2
Yorkshire +34 29 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Hertfordshire -7 28 £26,500 -33.75% 2
Hampshire +2 27 £37,500 -14.28% 2
Manchester +8 21 £55,000 +111.53% 4
Reading +4 20 £30,000 -29.41% 3
Essex +25 18 £26,500 -26.38%
Birmingham -28 18 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Cambridgeshire +8 16 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Suffolk - 15 £32,500 -
Wales -1 14 £29,250 -2.50%
Guildford +7 13 £45,000 -30.76% 1
West Yorkshire +6 13 £33,750 +2.27% 4
Leeds +15 12 £33,750 +3.84% 3
North Yorkshire +14 11 £40,000 +53.84% 1
Wiltshire +7 11 £40,000 +55.33% 1
Cambridge +4 11 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Warwickshire +3 11 £42,000 +12.00%
Cardiff 0 11 £30,500 +1.66%
South Wales -5 11 £30,500 +1.66%
Cornwall - 11 £35,000 -

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 884 (63.97%) Firewall
2 748 (54.12%) Cisco
3 743 (53.76%) Windows
4 619 (44.79%) VPN
5 598 (43.27%) VMware
6 554 (40.09%) Active Directory
7 535 (38.71%) WAN
8 497 (35.96%) Microsoft
9 495 (35.82%) LAN
10 491 (35.53%) Cisco Certification
11 440 (31.84%) Windows Server
12 433 (31.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 430 (31.11%) DNS
14 388 (28.08%) Linux
15 365 (26.41%) TCP/IP
16 344 (24.89%) Windows Server 2008
17 336 (24.31%) MS Exchange
18 334 (24.17%) CCNA
19 324 (23.44%) MPLS
20 311 (22.50%) SAN
20 311 (22.50%) CCNP
21 304 (22.00%) OSPF
22 303 (21.92%) DHCP
23 297 (21.49%) BGP
24 295 (21.35%) MS Excel
25 288 (20.84%) Windows Server 2012
26 284 (20.55%) SQL Server
27 269 (19.46%) Juniper
28 241 (17.44%) Citrix
29 239 (17.29%) Hyper-V

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
1 336 (24.31%) MS Exchange
2 235 (17.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 148 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 109 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 104 (7.53%) Skype for Business
6 78 (5.64%) Apache
7 76 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 66 (4.78%) SharePoint
9 64 (4.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 47 (3.40%) IIS
11 34 (2.46%) Tomcat
12 21 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
13 19 (1.37%) nginx
14 16 (1.16%) OpenStack
15 10 (0.72%) IBM Domino
16 8 (0.58%) Site Server
17 7 (0.51%) WebSphere
18 6 (0.43%) Commerce Server
18 6 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
19 5 (0.36%) JBoss
Applications
1 295 (21.35%) MS Excel
2 184 (13.31%) MS Office
3 20 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.072%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.072%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.072%) Maya
6 1 (0.072%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 39 (2.82%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.43%) Bankmaster
3 6 (0.43%) Infor M3
4 5 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.072%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.072%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 139 (10.06%) Office 365
2 72 (5.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 65 (4.70%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
5 32 (2.32%) IaaS
6 29 (2.10%) Google Apps
7 23 (1.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 19 (1.37%) SaaS
9 11 (0.80%) Mimecast
10 9 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (0.65%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.65%) PaaS
11 2 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.14%) Joyent
11 2 (0.14%) Route 53
12 1 (0.072%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.072%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.072%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 884 (63.97%) Firewall
2 619 (44.79%) VPN
3 535 (38.71%) WAN
4 495 (35.82%) LAN
5 430 (31.11%) DNS
6 365 (26.41%) TCP/IP
7 324 (23.44%) MPLS
8 311 (22.50%) SAN
9 304 (22.00%) OSPF
10 303 (21.92%) DHCP
11 297 (21.49%) BGP
12 232 (16.79%) VoIP
13 214 (15.48%) Wireless
14 200 (14.47%) IPsec
15 173 (12.52%) Cisco ASA
16 169 (12.23%) SSL
17 125 (9.04%) Network Security
18 109 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
19 108 (7.81%) EIGRP
19 108 (7.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 284 (20.55%) SQL Server
2 86 (6.22%) MySQL
3 38 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 33 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (1.59%) Redis
7 10 (0.72%) GIS
8 9 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (0.51%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (0.29%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.22%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.14%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.14%) DB2
13 2 (0.14%) MariaDB
13 2 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.072%) Amazon Redshift
14 1 (0.072%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.072%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (2.75%) Git (software)
2 36 (2.60%) Jenkins
2 36 (2.60%) JIRA
3 32 (2.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 22 (1.59%) TeamCity
5 19 (1.37%) Subversion
6 10 (0.72%) Mercurial
7 9 (0.65%) Vagrant
8 8 (0.58%) Ant
8 8 (0.58%) Maven
9 6 (0.43%) GitLab
9 6 (0.43%) JUnit
9 6 (0.43%) PHPUnit
10 5 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.29%) ClearCase
12 3 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (0.14%) Selenium
13 2 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
13 2 (0.14%) Visual Studio
14 1 (0.072%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 172 (12.45%) Finance
2 129 (9.33%) Telecoms
3 39 (2.82%) Legal
4 37 (2.68%) Banking
5 34 (2.46%) Manufacturing
6 24 (1.74%) Marketing
6 24 (1.74%) Retail
7 15 (1.09%) Advertising
7 15 (1.09%) Electronics
8 14 (1.01%) Investment Banking
8 14 (1.01%) Law
9 12 (0.87%) Publishing
10 8 (0.58%) Back Office
10 8 (0.58%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.51%) German Language
12 5 (0.36%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.29%) Billing
14 3 (0.22%) French Language
14 3 (0.22%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 410 (29.67%) Network Engineer
2 172 (12.45%) Support Engineer
3 161 (11.65%) Analyst
4 129 (9.33%) Administrator
5 124 (8.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 118 (8.54%) Systems Engineer
7 109 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
8 103 (7.45%) IT Engineer
9 95 (6.87%) Senior Network Engineer
10 87 (6.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 87 (6.30%) Cisco Engineer
11 86 (6.22%) IT Support
12 82 (5.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 79 (5.72%) Network Support
14 74 (5.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 69 (4.99%) 3rd Line Support
16 65 (4.70%) Linux Engineer
17 64 (4.63%) Consultant
18 63 (4.56%) Network Analyst
18 63 (4.56%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (5.50%) LAMP
2 43 (3.11%) 802.1X
3 41 (2.97%) CSS
4 29 (2.10%) MAPI
5 25 (1.81%) .NET
5 25 (1.81%) HTML
6 18 (1.30%) XML
7 17 (1.23%) XMPP
8 16 (1.16%) Web Services
9 15 (1.09%) JSON
9 15 (1.09%) LEMP Stack
9 15 (1.09%) RabbitMQ
10 10 (0.72%) DirectX
10 10 (0.72%) WAP
11 6 (0.43%) Laravel
11 6 (0.43%) Symfony
12 5 (0.36%) ELK Stack
13 4 (0.29%) COM
13 4 (0.29%) WSH
14 3 (0.22%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 214 (15.48%) Data Centre
2 96 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
3 82 (5.93%) Replication
4 65 (4.70%) Blackberry
5 64 (4.63%) Clustering
6 55 (3.98%) Computer Science
7 51 (3.69%) iPhone
8 37 (2.68%) EPoS
8 37 (2.68%) EqualLogic
9 36 (2.60%) PDA
10 31 (2.24%) Driving Licence
11 25 (1.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 20 (1.45%) HP StoreVirtual
13 17 (1.23%) Management Information System
14 14 (1.01%) CESG
15 13 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
16 12 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
16 12 (0.87%) IPTV
16 12 (0.87%) Private Cloud
16 12 (0.87%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 743 (53.76%) Windows
2 440 (31.84%) Windows Server
3 388 (28.08%) Linux
4 344 (24.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 288 (20.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 201 (14.54%) Windows 7
7 162 (11.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 118 (8.54%) Windows 8
9 80 (5.79%) Windows 10
10 61 (4.41%) Windows XP
11 58 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 56 (4.05%) Android
13 43 (3.11%) CentOS
14 42 (3.04%) Unix
14 42 (3.04%) Windows Vista
15 38 (2.75%) Mac OS X
16 35 (2.53%) Ubuntu
17 34 (2.46%) Mac OS
18 23 (1.66%) Debian
19 20 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (17.22%) ITIL
2 119 (8.61%) Presales
3 110 (7.96%) Network Design
4 95 (6.87%) Load Balancing
5 88 (6.37%) Migration
6 87 (6.30%) High Availability
7 71 (5.14%) Project Management
8 65 (4.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 63 (4.56%) Time Management
10 61 (4.41%) Kalman Filter
11 57 (4.12%) Server Virtualisation
12 54 (3.91%) Mentoring
13 51 (3.69%) ERP
13 51 (3.69%) WAN Optimisation
14 46 (3.33%) Network Management
14 46 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
15 45 (3.26%) Web Filtering
16 43 (3.11%) Change Management
16 43 (3.11%) Continuous Improvement
17 41 (2.97%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 204 (14.76%) SQL
2 99 (7.16%) PowerShell
3 72 (5.21%) Bash Shell
4 69 (4.99%) Perl
5 61 (4.41%) Python
6 44 (3.18%) Java
7 40 (2.89%) PHP
8 37 (2.68%) JavaScript
9 34 (2.46%) C
10 33 (2.39%) Ruby
11 26 (1.88%) VBScript
12 21 (1.52%) Shell Script
13 17 (1.23%) C#
13 17 (1.23%) C++
14 13 (0.94%) VB
15 10 (0.72%) VBA
16 6 (0.43%) PHP 5
17 5 (0.36%) AWK
17 5 (0.36%) sed
17 5 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 491 (35.53%) Cisco Certification
2 334 (24.17%) CCNA
3 311 (22.50%) CCNP
4 168 (12.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 110 (7.96%) Degree
6 109 (7.89%) MCSE
7 87 (6.30%) MCSA
8 71 (5.14%) Security Cleared
9 68 (4.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 64 (4.63%) CCIE
11 61 (4.41%) SC Cleared
12 58 (4.20%) MCITP
13 47 (3.40%) CCSP
14 42 (3.04%) CCDA
15 40 (2.89%) MCP
16 38 (2.75%) CCSE
17 28 (2.03%) CCDP
17 28 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
18 26 (1.88%) DV Cleared
19 20 (1.45%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (6.37%) SLA
2 41 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (2.68%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.58%) HIPAA
5 4 (0.29%) QA
6 3 (0.22%) BS7799
7 2 (0.14%) COBIT
7 2 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.072%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.072%) DICOM
8 1 (0.072%) HL7
8 1 (0.072%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 554 (40.09%) Active Directory
2 433 (31.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 239 (17.29%) Hyper-V
4 134 (9.70%) XenApp
5 106 (7.67%) vSphere
6 75 (5.43%) VMware ESXi
7 52 (3.76%) Terminal Services
8 50 (3.62%) VMware ESX
9 46 (3.33%) Xen
10 45 (3.26%) NFS
11 30 (2.17%) XenDesktop
12 28 (2.03%) VMware Server
13 27 (1.95%) DFS Replication
14 23 (1.66%) Docker
15 15 (1.09%) Firmware
15 15 (1.09%) KVM
15 15 (1.09%) LXC
15 15 (1.09%) vCloud
16 14 (1.01%) iptables
16 14 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 75 (5.43%) Backup Exec
2 65 (4.70%) SCCM
3 55 (3.98%) Puppet
4 51 (3.69%) Nagios
4 51 (3.69%) SCOM
5 36 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
5 36 (2.60%) vMotion
6 26 (1.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 26 (1.88%) WSUS
7 25 (1.81%) Foglight
8 16 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
9 15 (1.09%) Graphite
9 15 (1.09%) HAProxy
9 15 (1.09%) ZABBIX
10 14 (1.01%) Ansible
10 14 (1.01%) Cisco UCCX
10 14 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
11 11 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
12 10 (0.72%) Cisco Prime
12 10 (0.72%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 748 (54.12%) Cisco
2 598 (43.27%) VMware
3 497 (35.96%) Microsoft
4 269 (19.46%) Juniper
5 241 (17.44%) Citrix
6 168 (12.16%) HP
7 145 (10.49%) CheckPoint
8 106 (7.67%) Dell
9 105 (7.60%) F5
10 102 (7.38%) Veeam
11 93 (6.73%) Apple
11 93 (6.73%) NetApp
12 81 (5.86%) SolarWinds
13 68 (4.92%) Brocade
13 68 (4.92%) Palo Alto
14 63 (4.56%) Riverbed
15 54 (3.91%) Symantec
16 53 (3.84%) Fortinet
16 53 (3.84%) SonicWALL
17 51 (3.69%) Red Hat
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + Training
Posted: 13 hours ago
Catterick Garrison, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + Training
Posted: 13 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
ESA Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Car
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Car
Posted: 13 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, etc
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hamilton, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum This is a starting salary and will go up after
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Private Medical & Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: £23,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (home-working after probation)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £26k - 30k per year
Posted: 7 days ago