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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 418 419 470
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +51
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 644 719 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.66% 0.67% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.92% 3.99% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 541 623 537
Median salary £43,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.81% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,750 £38,750 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -1.89%

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
16448 18009 20907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.84% 16.73% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13612 14924 16541
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -7 610 £44,500 +5.95% 69
London -8 231 £50,000 - 25
South East +25 180 £45,000 +12.50% 19
West Midlands +15 56 £40,000 +18.51% 9
North West +15 50 £37,500 -15.01% 3
South West +14 49 £33,250 +16.66% 3
Hampshire +6 43 £37,500 -25.00% 4
City of London +31 37 £55,000 +30.95% 5
Surrey +8 37 £55,000 +42.85% 5
East of England +8 32 £37,500 -13.79% 2
Manchester +8 30 £41,000 +40.17%
Brighton +26 26 £45,000 +15.38% 1
East Sussex +25 26 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Berkshire -19 24 £52,500 +23.52% 3
Birmingham -9 22 £40,250 +23.84% 1
Southampton +12 21 £47,500 +156.75% 4
Hertfordshire +10 21 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Yorkshire +22 20 £35,000 -12.50% 5
West Sussex +12 20 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Crawley +9 19 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Watford +27 16 £40,000 -16.66%
West Yorkshire +25 16 £33,750 -17.17% 3
Wales +14 16 £35,000 +27.27%
Kent +21 15 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Staffordshire +2 15 £35,000 +11.11% 4
Leeds +29 14 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Bristol +11 13 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Dorset +8 12 £28,000 +7.69%
Rochdale - 12 £49,000 -
South Wales +14 11 £41,250 +50.00%

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 816 (64.56%) Firewall
2 737 (58.31%) Cisco
3 687 (54.35%) Windows
4 557 (44.07%) VMware
5 554 (43.83%) VPN
6 527 (41.69%) Active Directory
7 492 (38.92%) WAN
8 430 (34.02%) Cisco Certification
9 429 (33.94%) DNS
10 426 (33.70%) Microsoft
11 421 (33.31%) LAN
12 417 (32.99%) Windows Server
13 398 (31.49%) TCP/IP
14 382 (30.22%) VMware Infrastructure
15 354 (28.01%) Linux
16 343 (27.14%) DHCP
17 323 (25.55%) CCNA
18 311 (24.60%) MPLS
19 299 (23.66%) SAN
20 290 (22.94%) MS Exchange
21 244 (19.30%) BGP
21 244 (19.30%) Windows Server 2008
22 242 (19.15%) CCNP
23 239 (18.91%) VoIP
24 233 (18.43%) OSPF
25 229 (18.12%) ITIL
26 227 (17.96%) Windows Server 2012
27 204 (16.14%) Hyper-V
28 199 (15.74%) Wireless
29 198 (15.66%) SQL Server

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
1 290 (22.94%) MS Exchange
2 160 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 115 (9.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 79 (6.25%) Apache
5 77 (6.09%) IIS
6 65 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 65 (5.14%) Skype for Business
7 55 (4.35%) SharePoint
8 45 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2003
9 42 (3.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 22 (1.74%) Tomcat
11 17 (1.34%) nginx
12 16 (1.27%) OpenStack
13 10 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
14 9 (0.71%) JBoss
15 6 (0.47%) Commerce Server
16 5 (0.40%) IBM Notes
16 5 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
17 4 (0.32%) IBM Domino
17 4 (0.32%) Zimbra
Applications
1 183 (14.48%) MS Excel
2 117 (9.26%) MS Office
3 27 (2.14%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.55%) MS Project
6 1 (0.079%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.079%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.079%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 17 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.32%) 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
Cloud Services
1 147 (11.63%) Office 365
2 71 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (1.98%) Google Apps
5 22 (1.74%) SaaS
6 20 (1.58%) IaaS
7 13 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (1.03%) Mimecast
7 13 (1.03%) PaaS
8 12 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.16%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.16%) Route 53
11 1 (0.079%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.079%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.079%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 816 (64.56%) Firewall
2 554 (43.83%) VPN
3 492 (38.92%) WAN
4 429 (33.94%) DNS
5 421 (33.31%) LAN
6 398 (31.49%) TCP/IP
7 343 (27.14%) DHCP
8 311 (24.60%) MPLS
9 299 (23.66%) SAN
10 244 (19.30%) BGP
11 239 (18.91%) VoIP
12 233 (18.43%) OSPF
13 199 (15.74%) Wireless
14 184 (14.56%) IPsec
15 179 (14.16%) Network Security
16 150 (11.87%) Cisco ASA
17 104 (8.23%) SSL
18 97 (7.67%) Internet
18 97 (7.67%) Wi-Fi
19 94 (7.44%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (15.66%) SQL Server
2 49 (3.88%) MySQL
3 27 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (1.19%) MariaDB
6 15 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (0.79%) Couchbase
8 8 (0.63%) Redis
9 6 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.24%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.24%) GIS
12 2 (0.16%) DB2
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
13 1 (0.079%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 27 (2.14%) Git (software)
2 23 (1.82%) Jenkins
3 20 (1.58%) JIRA
4 18 (1.42%) Vagrant
5 16 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 10 (0.79%) Subversion
7 9 (0.71%) TeamCity
8 6 (0.47%) GitLab
8 6 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.16%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.079%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.079%) Maven
10 1 (0.079%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.079%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.079%) Visual Studio
General
1 170 (13.45%) Finance
2 125 (9.89%) Telecoms
3 54 (4.27%) Banking
4 36 (2.85%) Legal
5 30 (2.37%) Manufacturing
5 30 (2.37%) Retail
6 25 (1.98%) Law
7 23 (1.82%) Investment Banking
7 23 (1.82%) Marketing
8 17 (1.34%) Electronics
9 14 (1.11%) Advertising
10 12 (0.95%) Publishing
11 8 (0.63%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.40%) German Language
12 5 (0.40%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.24%) French Language
13 3 (0.24%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.16%) Back Office
15 1 (0.079%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.079%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 335 (26.50%) Network Engineer
2 175 (13.84%) Support Engineer
3 161 (12.74%) Analyst
4 148 (11.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 93 (7.36%) Systems Engineer
6 83 (6.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 81 (6.41%) Cisco Engineer
8 80 (6.33%) IT Engineer
9 79 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
10 77 (6.09%) Network Support
11 76 (6.01%) IT Support
12 75 (5.93%) Administrator
13 73 (5.78%) 3rd Line Support
13 73 (5.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 71 (5.62%) Linux Engineer
15 69 (5.46%) Network Analyst
16 61 (4.83%) Network Support Engineer
16 61 (4.83%) Support Analyst
17 58 (4.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 58 (4.59%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (2.37%) 802.1X
2 25 (1.98%) Web Services
3 21 (1.66%) LAMP
4 19 (1.50%) MAPI
5 17 (1.34%) CSS
6 14 (1.11%) .NET
7 13 (1.03%) HTML
8 12 (0.95%) LAPP Stack
8 12 (0.95%) XML
9 11 (0.87%) PHP-FPM
10 9 (0.71%) JSON
10 9 (0.71%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (0.47%) Apache Flex
11 6 (0.47%) ELK Stack
11 6 (0.47%) WSH
12 5 (0.40%) Unreal Engine
13 4 (0.32%) LEMP Stack
13 4 (0.32%) RFC 2547
13 4 (0.32%) WAP
13 4 (0.32%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 160 (12.66%) Data Centre
2 75 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (5.62%) Clustering
4 62 (4.91%) Replication
5 53 (4.19%) Computer Science
6 43 (3.40%) Blackberry
6 43 (3.40%) Driving Licence
7 38 (3.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 38 (3.01%) iPhone
8 29 (2.29%) Management Information System
9 24 (1.90%) EPoS
9 24 (1.90%) PDA
9 24 (1.90%) Statistics
9 24 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
10 22 (1.74%) EqualLogic
11 20 (1.58%) Public Cloud
12 16 (1.27%) IPTV
13 15 (1.19%) RSA SecurID
14 14 (1.11%) Client/Server
15 13 (1.03%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 687 (54.35%) Windows
2 417 (32.99%) Windows Server
3 354 (28.01%) Linux
4 244 (19.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 227 (17.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 134 (10.60%) Windows 7
7 112 (8.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 81 (6.41%) Windows 8
9 67 (5.30%) Unix
10 59 (4.67%) CentOS
11 56 (4.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 56 (4.43%) Windows 10
12 46 (3.64%) Android
12 46 (3.64%) Windows XP
13 39 (3.09%) Ubuntu
14 36 (2.85%) Mac OS X
15 24 (1.90%) Windows Vista
16 22 (1.74%) Debian
17 17 (1.34%) Windows 2000 Server
18 16 (1.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (18.12%) ITIL
2 109 (8.62%) Network Design
3 87 (6.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 74 (5.85%) Kalman Filter
5 72 (5.70%) Load Balancing
6 67 (5.30%) High Availability
7 63 (4.98%) Presales
8 61 (4.83%) Project Management
9 59 (4.67%) WAN Optimisation
10 56 (4.43%) DevOps
11 55 (4.35%) Web Filtering
12 54 (4.27%) Mentoring
13 52 (4.11%) Virtual Environments
14 49 (3.88%) Configuration Management
14 49 (3.88%) Time Management
15 48 (3.80%) Information Security
16 44 (3.48%) Network Monitoring
17 43 (3.40%) Service Delivery
17 43 (3.40%) SIEM
18 42 (3.32%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 131 (10.36%) SQL
2 80 (6.33%) PowerShell
3 66 (5.22%) Python
4 55 (4.35%) C
5 53 (4.19%) Perl
6 39 (3.09%) Bash Shell
7 30 (2.37%) PHP
8 21 (1.66%) Ruby
9 19 (1.50%) Java
10 16 (1.27%) C++
11 15 (1.19%) VBScript
12 14 (1.11%) C#
12 14 (1.11%) Shell Script
13 12 (0.95%) JavaScript
14 6 (0.47%) VB
15 5 (0.40%) ActionScript
15 5 (0.40%) ActionScript 3.0
16 4 (0.32%) R
17 3 (0.24%) T-SQL
18 1 (0.079%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 430 (34.02%) Cisco Certification
2 323 (25.55%) CCNA
3 242 (19.15%) CCNP
4 143 (11.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 128 (10.13%) Degree
6 95 (7.52%) MCSE
7 72 (5.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 71 (5.62%) MCSA
9 63 (4.98%) Security Cleared
10 59 (4.67%) CCIE
11 53 (4.19%) SC Cleared
12 43 (3.40%) CCSE
13 38 (3.01%) CISSP
14 35 (2.77%) MCP
15 34 (2.69%) CCSP
16 33 (2.61%) MCITP
17 27 (2.14%) CEH
17 27 (2.14%) DV Cleared
18 24 (1.90%) CISM
19 20 (1.58%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (6.41%) SLA
2 54 (4.27%) PCI DSS
3 48 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.79%) HIPAA
5 9 (0.71%) QA
6 5 (0.40%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.079%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.079%) DICOM
7 1 (0.079%) HL7
7 1 (0.079%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.079%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 527 (41.69%) Active Directory
2 382 (30.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 204 (16.14%) Hyper-V
4 142 (11.23%) vSphere
5 78 (6.17%) XenApp
6 64 (5.06%) VMware ESX
7 56 (4.43%) VMware ESXi
8 44 (3.48%) Xen
9 39 (3.09%) Virtual Servers
10 29 (2.29%) Terminal Services
11 26 (2.06%) Docker
12 24 (1.90%) NFS
13 21 (1.66%) DFS Replication
13 21 (1.66%) XenDesktop
14 20 (1.58%) VMware Server
15 18 (1.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 17 (1.34%) Snort
17 16 (1.27%) KVM
18 15 (1.19%) pfSense
18 15 (1.19%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 78 (6.17%) Puppet
2 67 (5.30%) SCCM
3 63 (4.98%) Nagios
4 60 (4.75%) Backup Exec
5 43 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
6 37 (2.93%) Norton AntiVirus
7 36 (2.85%) Cisco UCCX
7 36 (2.85%) vMotion
8 33 (2.61%) SCOM
9 32 (2.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 29 (2.29%) Failover Clustering
11 25 (1.98%) Ansible
11 25 (1.98%) WSUS
12 24 (1.90%) FortiGate
13 21 (1.66%) Tivoli
14 16 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
15 15 (1.19%) Cacti
15 15 (1.19%) Microsoft Clustering
16 14 (1.11%) Cisco UCCE
17 12 (0.95%) Foglight
Vendors
1 737 (58.31%) Cisco
2 557 (44.07%) VMware
3 426 (33.70%) Microsoft
4 194 (15.35%) HP
5 178 (14.08%) Juniper
6 169 (13.37%) Citrix
7 165 (13.05%) CheckPoint
8 117 (9.26%) Veeam
9 109 (8.62%) Dell
10 80 (6.33%) SolarWinds
11 79 (6.25%) F5
12 73 (5.78%) NetApp
13 66 (5.22%) Palo Alto
13 66 (5.22%) Symantec
14 65 (5.14%) Riverbed
15 64 (5.06%) Apple
15 64 (5.06%) Brocade
16 59 (4.67%) IBM
17 56 (4.43%) EMC
17 56 (4.43%) Red Hat
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 2 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, 33 days Holiday
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterlee, County Durham
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Company + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £55000 - £61000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: From £35,000 to £41,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, 33 day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c £45,000 plus 10% bonus and benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £66,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40K - £45K + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Shepperton, Middlesex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Training, certifications
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago