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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 466 422 527
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +105
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 565 721 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.66% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.37% 3.81% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 484 625 493
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -9.41%

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
16761 18943 20641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.04% 17.30% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13956 15430 16500
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -42 527 £40,000 -5.88% 61
London -26 213 £50,000 -4.76% 16
South East -37 123 £41,127 +0.92% 14
City of London +66 49 £55,000 -4.34% 7
East of England +9 46 £30,000 -33.33% 2
West Midlands -5 45 £38,250 +17.69% 12
South West 0 37 £35,000 -2.09% 9
North West +17 31 £35,000 +2.94% 4
Hampshire +5 29 £37,500 -14.28% 2
Berkshire -17 29 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Surrey -4 27 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Manchester +13 23 £41,000 +57.69% 2
Wales +10 21 £29,250 +17.00% 1
Yorkshire +36 20 £36,250 -9.37% 3
Hertfordshire -7 20 £26,500 -33.75% 2
South Wales +6 15 £30,750 +23.00% 1
Basingstoke 0 15 £37,500 +66.66% 1
Cardiff +3 14 £30,750 -15.17%
Suffolk - 14 £30,000 -
East Sussex +5 12 £41,877 +6.01% 2
Cambridgeshire +8 11 £45,000 -
Brighton +3 11 £42,253 +6.96% 2
Reading -3 11 £30,000 -29.41% 1
West Yorkshire +12 10 £32,500 -28.96% 3
Bracknell -3 10 £49,250 +7.06% 1
West Sussex -3 10 £59,500 +44.24% 1
Crawley -14 10 £59,500 +40.00% 1
Guildford +3 9 £45,000 -30.76% 3
Birmingham -22 9 £30,000 -7.69% 2
North Yorkshire +23 8 £43,750 +68.26%

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 851 (63.98%) Firewall
2 739 (55.56%) Cisco
3 709 (53.31%) Windows
4 592 (44.51%) VMware
5 581 (43.68%) VPN
6 546 (41.05%) Active Directory
7 509 (38.27%) WAN
8 472 (35.49%) Microsoft
9 457 (34.36%) LAN
10 453 (34.06%) Cisco Certification
11 436 (32.78%) Windows Server
12 424 (31.88%) DNS
13 417 (31.35%) VMware Infrastructure
14 362 (27.22%) Linux
15 352 (26.47%) TCP/IP
16 325 (24.44%) MS Exchange
17 322 (24.21%) MPLS
18 319 (23.98%) Windows Server 2008
19 314 (23.61%) CCNA
20 306 (23.01%) SAN
21 297 (22.33%) DHCP
22 284 (21.35%) OSPF
23 283 (21.28%) BGP
24 281 (21.13%) CCNP
24 281 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
25 272 (20.45%) SQL Server
26 261 (19.62%) MS Excel
27 245 (18.42%) Juniper
28 238 (17.89%) Hyper-V
29 237 (17.82%) ITIL

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
1 325 (24.44%) MS Exchange
2 215 (16.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 143 (10.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 96 (7.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 92 (6.92%) Skype for Business
6 72 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 70 (5.26%) Apache
8 67 (5.04%) SharePoint
9 61 (4.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 48 (3.61%) IIS
11 30 (2.26%) Tomcat
12 18 (1.35%) nginx
12 18 (1.35%) OpenStack
13 16 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
14 9 (0.68%) IBM Domino
15 7 (0.53%) Site Server
16 6 (0.45%) Commerce Server
16 6 (0.45%) JBoss
16 6 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
17 5 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 261 (19.62%) MS Excel
2 162 (12.18%) MS Office
3 21 (1.58%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.075%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.075%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.075%) Maya
6 1 (0.075%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 38 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
2 16 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.45%) Bankmaster
4 6 (0.45%) Infor M3
5 3 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.15%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.075%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 137 (10.30%) Office 365
2 62 (4.66%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (2.18%) Google Apps
4 25 (1.88%) IaaS
5 21 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
5 21 (1.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 17 (1.28%) SaaS
7 10 (0.75%) Mimecast
7 10 (0.75%) PaaS
8 7 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.53%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.15%) Route 53
11 1 (0.075%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.075%) GitHub
11 1 (0.075%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.075%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 851 (63.98%) Firewall
2 581 (43.68%) VPN
3 509 (38.27%) WAN
4 457 (34.36%) LAN
5 424 (31.88%) DNS
6 352 (26.47%) TCP/IP
7 322 (24.21%) MPLS
8 306 (23.01%) SAN
9 297 (22.33%) DHCP
10 284 (21.35%) OSPF
11 283 (21.28%) BGP
12 230 (17.29%) VoIP
13 206 (15.49%) Wireless
14 188 (14.14%) IPsec
15 159 (11.95%) Cisco ASA
16 148 (11.13%) SSL
17 132 (9.92%) Network Security
18 113 (8.50%) Wi-Fi
19 102 (7.67%) Internet
20 94 (7.07%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 67 (5.04%) MySQL
3 35 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 31 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (1.28%) Redis
7 10 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (0.38%) NoSQL
8 5 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (0.30%) GIS
10 3 (0.23%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.23%) DB2
10 3 (0.23%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.15%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.15%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.15%) MS Access
11 2 (0.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 30 (2.26%) Jenkins
3 27 (2.03%) JIRA
4 24 (1.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 19 (1.43%) TeamCity
6 13 (0.98%) Subversion
7 10 (0.75%) Vagrant
8 6 (0.45%) Ant
8 6 (0.45%) GitLab
8 6 (0.45%) Maven
9 5 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.30%) ClearCase
10 4 (0.30%) JUnit
10 4 (0.30%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.30%) PHPUnit
11 3 (0.23%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.15%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.075%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.075%) Selenium
13 1 (0.075%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 166 (12.48%) Finance
2 124 (9.32%) Telecoms
3 43 (3.23%) Banking
4 38 (2.86%) Legal
5 37 (2.78%) Manufacturing
6 30 (2.26%) Retail
7 26 (1.95%) Marketing
8 17 (1.28%) Electronics
8 17 (1.28%) Law
9 16 (1.20%) Investment Banking
10 14 (1.05%) Publishing
11 10 (0.75%) Advertising
12 6 (0.45%) Back Office
12 6 (0.45%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.45%) German Language
13 5 (0.38%) Italian Language
14 4 (0.30%) Billing
15 2 (0.15%) Automotive
15 2 (0.15%) French Language
15 2 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 374 (28.12%) Network Engineer
2 175 (13.16%) Support Engineer
3 149 (11.20%) Analyst
4 132 (9.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 115 (8.65%) Systems Engineer
6 114 (8.57%) Administrator
7 102 (7.67%) IT Engineer
8 93 (6.99%) Systems Administrator
9 87 (6.54%) IT Support
10 83 (6.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 82 (6.17%) Network Support
11 82 (6.17%) Senior Network Engineer
12 79 (5.94%) Cisco Engineer
13 75 (5.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 65 (4.89%) 3rd Line Support
14 65 (4.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 64 (4.81%) Network Analyst
15 64 (4.81%) Network Support Engineer
16 61 (4.59%) Systems Support
17 60 (4.51%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (4.66%) LAMP
2 32 (2.41%) CSS
3 31 (2.33%) 802.1X
4 29 (2.18%) MAPI
5 22 (1.65%) HTML
5 22 (1.65%) Web Services
6 21 (1.58%) .NET
7 15 (1.13%) XML
8 13 (0.98%) LEMP Stack
9 12 (0.90%) JSON
9 12 (0.90%) RabbitMQ
10 11 (0.83%) XMPP
11 8 (0.60%) WAP
12 5 (0.38%) ELK Stack
12 5 (0.38%) RFC 2547
13 4 (0.30%) COM
13 4 (0.30%) DirectX
13 4 (0.30%) Laravel
13 4 (0.30%) PHP-FPM
13 4 (0.30%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 189 (14.21%) Data Centre
2 91 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
3 79 (5.94%) Replication
4 66 (4.96%) Blackberry
5 60 (4.51%) Clustering
6 52 (3.91%) iPhone
7 41 (3.08%) Computer Science
8 40 (3.01%) EPoS
9 36 (2.71%) EqualLogic
9 36 (2.71%) PDA
10 30 (2.26%) Driving Licence
11 26 (1.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 20 (1.50%) Management Information System
13 16 (1.20%) HP StoreVirtual
14 14 (1.05%) CESG
14 14 (1.05%) Public Cloud
14 14 (1.05%) RSA SecurID
15 13 (0.98%) IPTV
16 12 (0.90%) iPad
16 12 (0.90%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 709 (53.31%) Windows
2 436 (32.78%) Windows Server
3 362 (27.22%) Linux
4 319 (23.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 281 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 182 (13.68%) Windows 7
7 154 (11.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 110 (8.27%) Windows 8
9 76 (5.71%) Windows 10
10 61 (4.59%) Windows XP
11 60 (4.51%) Android
12 52 (3.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 50 (3.76%) Unix
14 46 (3.46%) CentOS
15 42 (3.16%) Windows Vista
16 39 (2.93%) Mac OS X
17 32 (2.41%) Ubuntu
18 27 (2.03%) Mac OS
19 25 (1.88%) Debian
20 20 (1.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (17.82%) ITIL
2 110 (8.27%) Presales
3 104 (7.82%) Network Design
4 84 (6.32%) Load Balancing
5 82 (6.17%) High Availability
6 74 (5.56%) Migration
7 69 (5.19%) Project Management
8 67 (5.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 67 (5.04%) Kalman Filter
9 63 (4.74%) Time Management
10 55 (4.14%) Virtual Environments
11 52 (3.91%) ERP
11 52 (3.91%) Web Filtering
12 51 (3.83%) Mentoring
13 45 (3.38%) Service Delivery
13 45 (3.38%) WAN Optimisation
14 42 (3.16%) Continuous Improvement
14 42 (3.16%) Network Management
14 42 (3.16%) Network Monitoring
14 42 (3.16%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 191 (14.36%) SQL
2 97 (7.29%) PowerShell
3 69 (5.19%) Perl
4 60 (4.51%) Bash Shell
5 59 (4.44%) Python
6 41 (3.08%) C
7 39 (2.93%) PHP
8 36 (2.71%) Java
9 32 (2.41%) Ruby
10 31 (2.33%) JavaScript
11 23 (1.73%) VBScript
12 16 (1.20%) Shell Script
13 12 (0.90%) C++
13 12 (0.90%) VB
14 11 (0.83%) C#
15 6 (0.45%) VBA
16 5 (0.38%) T-SQL
17 4 (0.30%) PHP 5
18 3 (0.23%) AWK
18 3 (0.23%) sed
Qualifications
1 453 (34.06%) Cisco Certification
2 314 (23.61%) CCNA
3 281 (21.13%) CCNP
4 153 (11.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 101 (7.59%) Degree
6 97 (7.29%) MCSE
7 80 (6.02%) MCSA
8 70 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 68 (5.11%) Security Cleared
10 62 (4.66%) SC Cleared
11 55 (4.14%) CCIE
12 47 (3.53%) MCITP
13 46 (3.46%) CCSP
14 42 (3.16%) CCSE
15 36 (2.71%) MCP
16 32 (2.41%) CCDA
17 26 (1.95%) DV Cleared
17 26 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
18 24 (1.80%) CCDP
18 24 (1.80%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (6.62%) SLA
2 43 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 41 (3.08%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.75%) HIPAA
5 5 (0.38%) QA
6 3 (0.23%) BS7799
6 3 (0.23%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.15%) COBIT
7 2 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.075%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.075%) DICOM
8 1 (0.075%) HL7
8 1 (0.075%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.075%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 546 (41.05%) Active Directory
2 417 (31.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 238 (17.89%) Hyper-V
4 122 (9.17%) XenApp
5 116 (8.72%) vSphere
6 70 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
7 49 (3.68%) Terminal Services
8 47 (3.53%) VMware ESX
9 46 (3.46%) Xen
10 40 (3.01%) NFS
11 28 (2.11%) XenDesktop
12 27 (2.03%) Virtual Servers
13 26 (1.95%) VMware Server
14 24 (1.80%) DFS Replication
15 22 (1.65%) Docker
16 20 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
17 15 (1.13%) Firmware
17 15 (1.13%) vCloud
18 14 (1.05%) KVM
19 13 (0.98%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 72 (5.41%) Backup Exec
1 72 (5.41%) SCCM
2 59 (4.44%) Puppet
3 58 (4.36%) Nagios
4 50 (3.76%) SCOM
5 36 (2.71%) vMotion
6 32 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
7 27 (2.03%) Failover Clustering
8 26 (1.95%) WSUS
9 25 (1.88%) Foglight
9 25 (1.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 18 (1.35%) Cisco UCCX
11 17 (1.28%) Ansible
12 16 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
13 14 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
14 13 (0.98%) Cacti
14 13 (0.98%) HAProxy
15 12 (0.90%) Graphite
15 12 (0.90%) ZABBIX
16 11 (0.83%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 739 (55.56%) Cisco
2 592 (44.51%) VMware
3 472 (35.49%) Microsoft
4 245 (18.42%) Juniper
5 229 (17.22%) Citrix
6 170 (12.78%) HP
7 151 (11.35%) CheckPoint
8 110 (8.27%) Veeam
9 107 (8.05%) Dell
10 89 (6.69%) Apple
10 89 (6.69%) F5
11 88 (6.62%) NetApp
12 79 (5.94%) SolarWinds
13 68 (5.11%) Palo Alto
14 67 (5.04%) Brocade
15 57 (4.29%) Riverbed
16 55 (4.14%) SonicWALL
17 53 (3.98%) Fortinet
18 51 (3.83%) Symantec
19 49 (3.68%) Red Hat
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Car
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £70,000 per annum plus 10% bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Twickenham, Middlesex
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £54000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Spring Technology
Salary: company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: 15% Shift Allowance, Pension, 25 Days Holiday,
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + 46 Days hols + Fantastic bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum 28days hols,overtime,Microsoft train
Posted: 6 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum 28days hols,overtime,bonus,MS traini
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-38,000 + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago