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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
UK
Rank 384 405 430
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +25
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 618 723 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.74% 0.72% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.45% 4.31% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 532 639 575
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
13891 16769 18928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.74% 16.80% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11342 13928 15374
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 21 January 2017 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +27 576 £42,500 - 78
London -18 191 £49,250 -6.19% 17
South East +74 183 £40,000 -11.11% 21
Hampshire +47 55 £42,500 +21.42% 4
North West -2 46 £35,000 -30.00% 9
East of England +11 36 £46,500 +9.41% 5
West Midlands +7 35 £40,750 +3.82% 12
East Midlands +24 34 £42,500 +13.33% 4
South West -24 33 £28,500 -12.30%
Berkshire +30 31 £40,000 -27.27% 7
Manchester -5 31 £35,000 -30.00% 5
East Sussex +47 30 £40,000 -11.11%
Northamptonshire +28 30 £42,500 -8.10% 2
Basingstoke +24 30 £45,000 +24.13% 2
Brighton - 30 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +15 26 £30,000 -14.89% 8
Kent +28 25 £42,500 +57.40% 2
Reading +33 21 £40,750 -37.30% 2
West Yorkshire +31 20 £32,500 -7.80% 5
Scotland +25 20 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Surrey -4 20 £34,000 -28.42% 3
Leeds +27 18 £32,500 -16.12% 3
Hertfordshire +10 17 £47,500 -
Watford - 16 £47,500 -
Dorset -12 14 £28,500 -
Cambridge +18 13 £42,500 +24.08% 2
Cambridgeshire +14 13 £42,500 - 4
City of London +4 13 £47,500 - 2
Northampton +16 11 £42,500 -8.10% 2
Oxfordshire +24 10 £32,500 -35.00% 2

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 797 (58.73%) Cisco
2 783 (57.70%) Firewall
3 708 (52.17%) Windows
4 619 (45.62%) WAN
5 615 (45.32%) VMware
6 578 (42.59%) VPN
7 577 (42.52%) Active Directory
8 574 (42.30%) LAN
9 553 (40.75%) Cisco Certification
10 466 (34.34%) Windows Server
11 453 (33.38%) DNS
12 428 (31.54%) CCNA
13 427 (31.47%) VMware Infrastructure
14 401 (29.55%) DHCP
15 394 (29.03%) Microsoft
16 382 (28.15%) Linux
17 369 (27.19%) TCP/IP
18 331 (24.39%) VoIP
19 324 (23.88%) CCNP
20 299 (22.03%) MPLS
21 292 (21.52%) Windows Server 2012
22 285 (21.00%) MS Exchange
23 257 (18.94%) OSPF
24 255 (18.79%) BGP
25 254 (18.72%) Hyper-V
26 252 (18.57%) ITIL
27 250 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
28 239 (17.61%) Wireless
29 231 (17.02%) SAN
30 221 (16.29%) 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
1 285 (21.00%) MS Exchange
2 123 (9.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 118 (8.70%) IIS
4 83 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 76 (5.60%) Apache
6 73 (5.38%) Skype for Business
7 43 (3.17%) SharePoint
8 33 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 20 (1.47%) nginx
10 17 (1.25%) Tomcat
11 15 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
12 13 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 13 (0.96%) WebSphere
13 12 (0.88%) OpenStack
14 10 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
15 5 (0.37%) Site Server
16 4 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
16 4 (0.29%) CloudStack
16 4 (0.29%) Confluence
17 2 (0.15%) Drupal
Applications
1 162 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 91 (6.71%) MS Office
3 14 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.52%) MS Project
5 1 (0.074%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.074%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.074%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.22%) Bankmaster
4 1 (0.074%) Misys Opics
4 1 (0.074%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 185 (13.63%) Office 365
2 135 (9.95%) Amazon AWS
3 103 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (1.69%) IaaS
5 22 (1.62%) Mimecast
6 19 (1.40%) PaaS
7 15 (1.11%) SaaS
8 10 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 9 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (0.52%) Amazon S3
10 7 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 5 (0.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (0.37%) G Suite
13 4 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.074%) Akamai
14 1 (0.074%) Azure Active Directory
14 1 (0.074%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 783 (57.70%) Firewall
2 619 (45.62%) WAN
3 578 (42.59%) VPN
4 574 (42.30%) LAN
5 453 (33.38%) DNS
6 401 (29.55%) DHCP
7 369 (27.19%) TCP/IP
8 331 (24.39%) VoIP
9 299 (22.03%) MPLS
10 257 (18.94%) OSPF
11 255 (18.79%) BGP
12 239 (17.61%) Wireless
13 231 (17.02%) SAN
14 221 (16.29%) Network Security
15 144 (10.61%) Cisco IOS
16 139 (10.24%) Cisco ASA
17 131 (9.65%) IPsec
17 131 (9.65%) WLAN
18 122 (8.99%) Wi-Fi
19 110 (8.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 59 (4.35%) MySQL
3 29 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (0.88%) MariaDB
8 11 (0.81%) Redis
9 8 (0.59%) Couchbase
10 7 (0.52%) Hadoop
10 7 (0.52%) NoSQL
11 6 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
11 6 (0.44%) FileMaker
11 6 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (0.37%) Informix
12 5 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.29%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.29%) Relational Database
13 4 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 35 (2.58%) Git (software)
2 21 (1.55%) Jenkins
2 21 (1.55%) JIRA
3 13 (0.96%) Subversion
4 8 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (0.52%) Vagrant
6 5 (0.37%) Maven
7 4 (0.29%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.22%) Ant
9 2 (0.15%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.15%) Buildbot
9 2 (0.15%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.15%) Redmine
9 2 (0.15%) Trac
10 1 (0.074%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.074%) Visual Studio
General
1 141 (10.39%) Finance
2 113 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 56 (4.13%) Banking
4 43 (3.17%) Retail
5 26 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 22 (1.62%) Legal
7 18 (1.33%) Investment Banking
7 18 (1.33%) Marketing
8 17 (1.25%) Law
9 12 (0.88%) Advertising
10 10 (0.74%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.59%) Electronics
12 6 (0.44%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.29%) French Language
13 4 (0.29%) Publishing
14 2 (0.15%) Billing
14 2 (0.15%) German Language
14 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.074%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.074%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 388 (28.59%) Network Engineer
2 191 (14.08%) Support Engineer
3 190 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 185 (13.63%) Analyst
5 147 (10.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 128 (9.43%) Cisco Engineer
7 115 (8.47%) 3rd Line Support
8 112 (8.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 101 (7.44%) Support Analyst
10 88 (6.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 85 (6.26%) IT Support
12 84 (6.19%) Network Support
13 81 (5.97%) Administrator
14 79 (5.82%) Network Support Engineer
15 71 (5.23%) Network Analyst
16 69 (5.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 69 (5.08%) Senior Network Engineer
17 61 (4.50%) Infrastructure Support
17 61 (4.50%) Systems Administrator
18 53 (3.91%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (1.99%) Web Services
2 26 (1.92%) 802.1X
3 17 (1.25%) LAMP
4 15 (1.11%) LEMP Stack
5 14 (1.03%) HTML
6 12 (0.88%) LAPP Stack
6 12 (0.88%) SAX
7 11 (0.81%) XML
8 9 (0.66%) Apache Flex
8 9 (0.66%) CSS
9 8 (0.59%) PHP-FPM
10 7 (0.52%) Unreal Engine
11 6 (0.44%) .NET
11 6 (0.44%) ELK Stack
11 6 (0.44%) JSON
12 5 (0.37%) FFmpeg
12 5 (0.37%) MAPI
12 5 (0.37%) WSH
13 4 (0.29%) REST
13 4 (0.29%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 197 (14.52%) Data Centre
2 66 (4.86%) Driving Licence
3 58 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (3.83%) NHS
5 49 (3.61%) Clustering
6 44 (3.24%) Video Conferencing
7 42 (3.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 40 (2.95%) Replication
9 29 (2.14%) Computer Science
10 24 (1.77%) iPad
11 23 (1.69%) PKI
12 19 (1.40%) Statistics
13 16 (1.18%) Cryptography
13 16 (1.18%) Mathematics
14 14 (1.03%) EMC VNX
14 14 (1.03%) Hedge funds
14 14 (1.03%) Management Information System
15 13 (0.96%) Public Cloud
16 12 (0.88%) iPhone
16 12 (0.88%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 708 (52.17%) Windows
2 466 (34.34%) Windows Server
3 382 (28.15%) Linux
4 292 (21.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 250 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 135 (9.95%) Windows 7
7 84 (6.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 77 (5.67%) Windows 10
9 69 (5.08%) Windows 8
10 63 (4.64%) Unix
11 61 (4.50%) Ubuntu
12 59 (4.35%) CentOS
13 58 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 31 (2.28%) Debian
15 28 (2.06%) Mac OS X
16 19 (1.40%) Windows XP
17 11 (0.81%) VMS
18 7 (0.52%) Mac OS
19 4 (0.29%) Android
19 4 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (18.57%) ITIL
2 111 (8.18%) Network Design
3 103 (7.59%) Project Management
4 87 (6.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 78 (5.75%) Load Balancing
6 76 (5.60%) Mentoring
7 75 (5.53%) DevOps
8 70 (5.16%) Network Management
9 67 (4.94%) Migration
10 66 (4.86%) Service Management
11 61 (4.50%) Security Management
12 59 (4.35%) High Availability
13 58 (4.27%) Kalman Filter
14 57 (4.20%) Data Protection
15 54 (3.98%) Service Delivery
16 53 (3.91%) Problem Management
17 50 (3.68%) Agile Software Development
18 45 (3.32%) Virtual Environments
19 44 (3.24%) PRINCE2
20 43 (3.17%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 141 (10.39%) SQL
2 89 (6.56%) PowerShell
3 62 (4.57%) Python
4 43 (3.17%) Bash Shell
5 35 (2.58%) C
6 28 (2.06%) Perl
7 27 (1.99%) Java
8 23 (1.69%) Shell Script
9 22 (1.62%) PHP
10 20 (1.47%) Ruby
11 15 (1.11%) VBScript
12 14 (1.03%) C#
13 10 (0.74%) C++
14 7 (0.52%) ActionScript
14 7 (0.52%) ActionScript 3.0
15 4 (0.29%) R
15 4 (0.29%) VB
16 2 (0.15%) Korn
16 2 (0.15%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.074%) Lua
Qualifications
1 553 (40.75%) Cisco Certification
2 428 (31.54%) CCNA
3 324 (23.88%) CCNP
4 168 (12.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 116 (8.55%) MCSE
6 111 (8.18%) Degree
7 84 (6.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 77 (5.67%) CCIE
9 71 (5.23%) MCSA
10 56 (4.13%) MCP
11 51 (3.76%) MCITP
12 36 (2.65%) Security Cleared
13 34 (2.51%) JNCIA
14 29 (2.14%) CCVP
15 28 (2.06%) CISSP
16 26 (1.92%) SC Cleared
17 24 (1.77%) VCP5
18 20 (1.47%) CISM
18 20 (1.47%) DV Cleared
19 19 (1.40%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (6.56%) SLA
2 33 (2.43%) PCI DSS
3 25 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.96%) QA
5 5 (0.37%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.29%) GCP
7 3 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.15%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.074%) COBIT
9 1 (0.074%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.074%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.074%) ISO27005
System Software
1 577 (42.52%) Active Directory
2 427 (31.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 254 (18.72%) Hyper-V
4 119 (8.77%) vSphere
5 52 (3.83%) XenApp
6 42 (3.10%) VMware ESX
7 34 (2.51%) Virtual Servers
8 33 (2.43%) Terminal Services
9 32 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
10 18 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 18 (1.33%) pfSense
11 16 (1.18%) iptables
11 16 (1.18%) VMware Server
12 15 (1.11%) Xen
13 14 (1.03%) Docker
13 14 (1.03%) Postfix
14 12 (0.88%) ISA Server
15 11 (0.81%) Forefront TMG
15 11 (0.81%) NFS
15 11 (0.81%) Squid
Systems Management
1 85 (6.26%) Puppet
2 70 (5.16%) SCCM
3 62 (4.57%) Opscode Chef
4 47 (3.46%) Ansible
5 46 (3.39%) Cisco CUCM
6 45 (3.32%) Cisco UCCX
7 35 (2.58%) WSUS
8 34 (2.51%) Backup Exec
8 34 (2.51%) Nagios
9 32 (2.36%) Norton AntiVirus
10 27 (1.99%) SCOM
11 26 (1.92%) Cisco UCCE
12 17 (1.25%) Failover Clustering
12 17 (1.25%) FortiGate
12 17 (1.25%) ZABBIX
13 16 (1.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 15 (1.11%) Tivoli
15 13 (0.96%) Microsoft Clustering
16 12 (0.88%) vMotion
17 9 (0.66%) Graylog
Vendors
1 797 (58.73%) Cisco
2 615 (45.32%) VMware
3 394 (29.03%) Microsoft
4 183 (13.49%) HP
5 145 (10.69%) CheckPoint
6 141 (10.39%) Juniper
7 125 (9.21%) Citrix
8 96 (7.07%) F5
9 92 (6.78%) Palo Alto
10 77 (5.67%) Veeam
11 76 (5.60%) NetApp
12 71 (5.23%) Dell
13 66 (4.86%) Avaya
14 61 (4.50%) SolarWinds
15 60 (4.42%) Red Hat
16 53 (3.91%) Symantec
17 51 (3.76%) SonicWALL
18 48 (3.54%) Brocade
18 48 (3.54%) Meraki
18 48 (3.54%) Riverbed
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mandara
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Acorn Insurance
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £40000.00 per annum + Negotiable DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TTR UK Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Skynet Worldwide
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Rowlands Pharmacy
Salary: Competitive+£5000 Annual Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago