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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 464 414 512
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +98
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 564 766 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.70% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.41% 4.10% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 477 664 484
Median salary £41,127 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.23% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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
16560 18672 20557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.90% 16.96% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13770 15324 16429
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -62 520 £42,500 -1.73% 64
London -46 200 £49,000 -6.66% 19
South East -59 145 £45,000 +8.43% 19
West Midlands +18 47 £40,000 +23.07% 10
City of London +48 46 £52,500 -4.54% 3
North West +20 38 £36,500 +8.14% 3
East of England +14 38 £31,500 -17.64% 6
South West +11 38 £34,000 +15.25% 3
Surrey -16 30 £53,750 +43.33% 5
Hampshire -16 30 £37,500 -24.24% 4
Manchester +22 28 £37,750 +45.19% 1
Berkshire -23 26 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Wales +20 25 £30,500 -35.78%
East Sussex +19 23 £41,127 +5.45% 1
Brighton +21 22 £41,313 +5.93% 1
Hertfordshire +2 21 £35,750 +9.16% 3
Birmingham -4 19 £40,000 +23.07% 1
South Wales +16 18 £34,250 -27.89%
Yorkshire +24 17 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Cardiff +15 16 £34,250 -29.74%
West Sussex -5 13 £57,500 +35.29%
Crawley -14 13 £57,500 +35.29%
West Yorkshire +24 12 £32,500 -21.68% 2
Kent +18 12 £33,000 -17.50% 3
Basingstoke -12 12 £37,500 +66.66%
Watford +26 11 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Dorset +16 11 £28,000 +7.69%
Southampton +9 11 £47,500 +156.75% 3
Rochdale - 11 £60,000 - 1
Leeds +30 10 £32,500 -11.56% 2

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 834 (63.28%) Firewall
2 760 (57.66%) Cisco
3 714 (54.17%) Windows
4 592 (44.92%) VMware
5 574 (43.55%) VPN
6 543 (41.20%) Active Directory
7 496 (37.63%) WAN
8 465 (35.28%) Microsoft
9 455 (34.52%) Windows Server
10 446 (33.84%) Cisco Certification
11 430 (32.63%) DNS
12 428 (32.47%) LAN
13 409 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
14 379 (28.76%) TCP/IP
15 363 (27.54%) Linux
16 322 (24.43%) MPLS
17 319 (24.20%) DHCP
18 311 (23.60%) CCNA
19 308 (23.37%) SAN
20 299 (22.69%) MS Exchange
21 284 (21.55%) Windows Server 2008
22 274 (20.79%) BGP
23 267 (20.26%) OSPF
24 261 (19.80%) CCNP
25 251 (19.04%) Windows Server 2012
26 248 (18.82%) SQL Server
27 240 (18.21%) VoIP
28 228 (17.30%) MS Excel
29 227 (17.22%) ITIL
29 227 (17.22%) 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
1 299 (22.69%) MS Exchange
2 182 (13.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 135 (10.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 89 (6.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 78 (5.92%) Skype for Business
6 68 (5.16%) Apache
7 66 (5.01%) Exchange Server 2003
8 64 (4.86%) SharePoint
9 62 (4.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 59 (4.48%) IIS
11 27 (2.05%) Tomcat
12 15 (1.14%) nginx
12 15 (1.14%) OpenStack
13 13 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
14 9 (0.68%) JBoss
15 6 (0.46%) Commerce Server
15 6 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
16 5 (0.38%) Site Server
17 4 (0.30%) IBM Domino
17 4 (0.30%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 228 (17.30%) MS Excel
2 150 (11.38%) MS Office
3 23 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.23%) MS Project
6 2 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.076%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.076%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 26 (1.97%) Dynamics AX
2 17 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.30%) Bankmaster
4 4 (0.30%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.15%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.076%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.076%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 143 (10.85%) Office 365
2 68 (5.16%) Amazon AWS
3 61 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (2.20%) Google Apps
5 22 (1.67%) IaaS
6 20 (1.52%) SaaS
7 15 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 11 (0.83%) Mimecast
8 11 (0.83%) PaaS
9 8 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.15%) Route 53
11 1 (0.076%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.076%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.076%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.076%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.076%) GitHub
11 1 (0.076%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 834 (63.28%) Firewall
2 574 (43.55%) VPN
3 496 (37.63%) WAN
4 430 (32.63%) DNS
5 428 (32.47%) LAN
6 379 (28.76%) TCP/IP
7 322 (24.43%) MPLS
8 319 (24.20%) DHCP
9 308 (23.37%) SAN
10 274 (20.79%) BGP
11 267 (20.26%) OSPF
12 240 (18.21%) VoIP
13 201 (15.25%) Wireless
14 185 (14.04%) IPsec
15 147 (11.15%) Cisco ASA
16 144 (10.93%) Network Security
17 126 (9.56%) SSL
18 109 (8.27%) Wi-Fi
19 96 (7.28%) Cisco Nexus
20 95 (7.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (18.82%) SQL Server
2 47 (3.57%) MySQL
3 32 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 24 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (1.06%) Redis
7 11 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (0.76%) MariaDB
9 6 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (0.46%) Couchbase
10 5 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.30%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.23%) DB2
12 3 (0.23%) GIS
13 2 (0.15%) MS Access
13 2 (0.15%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.15%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 35 (2.66%) Git (software)
2 29 (2.20%) Jenkins
3 28 (2.12%) JIRA
4 20 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 17 (1.29%) TeamCity
6 14 (1.06%) Vagrant
7 13 (0.99%) Subversion
8 6 (0.46%) GitLab
9 5 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.30%) ClearCase
11 3 (0.23%) Maven
11 3 (0.23%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.15%) Ant
12 2 (0.15%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.076%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.076%) Octopus Deploy
13 1 (0.076%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 169 (12.82%) Finance
2 114 (8.65%) Telecoms
3 46 (3.49%) Banking
4 37 (2.81%) Legal
4 37 (2.81%) Manufacturing
5 33 (2.50%) Retail
6 26 (1.97%) Marketing
7 22 (1.67%) Law
8 18 (1.37%) Electronics
9 17 (1.29%) Investment Banking
10 16 (1.21%) Publishing
11 10 (0.76%) Advertising
12 7 (0.53%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.46%) Back Office
14 5 (0.38%) German Language
14 5 (0.38%) Italian Language
15 3 (0.23%) French Language
16 1 (0.076%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.076%) Automotive
16 1 (0.076%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 365 (27.69%) Network Engineer
2 186 (14.11%) Support Engineer
3 149 (11.31%) Analyst
4 138 (10.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 121 (9.18%) Systems Engineer
6 93 (7.06%) Administrator
7 92 (6.98%) IT Engineer
8 88 (6.68%) IT Support
9 87 (6.60%) Network Support
10 86 (6.53%) Senior Network Engineer
11 80 (6.07%) Cisco Engineer
12 77 (5.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 77 (5.84%) Systems Administrator
13 75 (5.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 68 (5.16%) Network Support Engineer
15 66 (5.01%) 3rd Line Support
15 66 (5.01%) Linux Engineer
16 65 (4.93%) Network Analyst
16 65 (4.93%) Systems Support
17 61 (4.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (2.81%) LAMP
2 29 (2.20%) MAPI
3 26 (1.97%) 802.1X
4 22 (1.67%) CSS
5 21 (1.59%) Web Services
6 17 (1.29%) .NET
7 15 (1.14%) XML
8 13 (0.99%) HTML
8 13 (0.99%) RabbitMQ
9 12 (0.91%) JSON
10 8 (0.61%) LAPP Stack
10 8 (0.61%) PHP-FPM
11 7 (0.53%) WAP
11 7 (0.53%) XMPP
12 6 (0.46%) LEMP Stack
13 5 (0.38%) COM
13 5 (0.38%) ELK Stack
13 5 (0.38%) RFC 2547
14 3 (0.23%) DirectX
14 3 (0.23%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 164 (12.44%) Data Centre
2 84 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
3 79 (5.99%) Replication
4 64 (4.86%) Blackberry
5 62 (4.70%) Clustering
6 51 (3.87%) iPhone
7 48 (3.64%) Computer Science
8 39 (2.96%) Driving Licence
9 36 (2.73%) PDA
10 34 (2.58%) EPoS
11 29 (2.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 29 (2.20%) EqualLogic
12 24 (1.82%) Management Information System
13 19 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
14 18 (1.37%) Public Cloud
14 18 (1.37%) Statistics
15 16 (1.21%) IPTV
16 15 (1.14%) HP StoreVirtual
17 14 (1.06%) CESG
18 13 (0.99%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 714 (54.17%) Windows
2 455 (34.52%) Windows Server
3 363 (27.54%) Linux
4 284 (21.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 251 (19.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 156 (11.84%) Windows 7
7 142 (10.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 101 (7.66%) Windows 8
9 72 (5.46%) Windows 10
10 65 (4.93%) Unix
11 63 (4.78%) Android
12 60 (4.55%) Windows XP
13 52 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 48 (3.64%) CentOS
15 40 (3.03%) Mac OS X
16 39 (2.96%) Windows Vista
17 34 (2.58%) Ubuntu
18 23 (1.75%) Debian
19 20 (1.52%) Solaris
19 20 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (17.22%) ITIL
2 105 (7.97%) Network Design
3 85 (6.45%) Presales
4 83 (6.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 83 (6.30%) High Availability
5 78 (5.92%) Load Balancing
6 72 (5.46%) Kalman Filter
7 58 (4.40%) Project Management
8 55 (4.17%) Migration
8 55 (4.17%) Time Management
9 54 (4.10%) Virtual Environments
9 54 (4.10%) Web Filtering
10 52 (3.95%) WAN Optimisation
11 49 (3.72%) Mentoring
12 48 (3.64%) DevOps
13 46 (3.49%) Configuration Management
14 44 (3.34%) Network Monitoring
15 42 (3.19%) Information Security
15 42 (3.19%) Service Delivery
16 41 (3.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 168 (12.75%) SQL
2 93 (7.06%) PowerShell
3 60 (4.55%) Python
4 57 (4.32%) Perl
5 51 (3.87%) C
6 48 (3.64%) Bash Shell
7 32 (2.43%) Java
8 29 (2.20%) PHP
9 24 (1.82%) Ruby
10 19 (1.44%) JavaScript
11 16 (1.21%) Shell Script
12 15 (1.14%) VBScript
13 13 (0.99%) C#
13 13 (0.99%) C++
14 9 (0.68%) VB
15 5 (0.38%) T-SQL
15 5 (0.38%) VBA
16 2 (0.15%) ActionScript
16 2 (0.15%) ActionScript 3.0
17 1 (0.076%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 446 (33.84%) Cisco Certification
2 311 (23.60%) CCNA
3 261 (19.80%) CCNP
4 143 (10.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 115 (8.73%) Degree
6 99 (7.51%) MCSE
7 75 (5.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 73 (5.54%) Security Cleared
9 71 (5.39%) MCSA
10 67 (5.08%) SC Cleared
11 56 (4.25%) CCIE
12 47 (3.57%) CCSP
13 46 (3.49%) CCSE
14 36 (2.73%) MCITP
15 35 (2.66%) MCP
16 30 (2.28%) CISSP
16 30 (2.28%) DV Cleared
17 22 (1.67%) CEH
18 21 (1.59%) CCDA
18 21 (1.59%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (6.68%) SLA
2 49 (3.72%) PCI DSS
3 47 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.76%) HIPAA
5 5 (0.38%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.38%) QA
6 3 (0.23%) BS7799
7 2 (0.15%) COBIT
7 2 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.076%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.076%) DICOM
8 1 (0.076%) HL7
8 1 (0.076%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.076%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 543 (41.20%) Active Directory
2 409 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 227 (17.22%) Hyper-V
4 129 (9.79%) vSphere
5 103 (7.81%) XenApp
6 67 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
7 55 (4.17%) VMware ESX
8 48 (3.64%) Xen
9 44 (3.34%) Terminal Services
10 31 (2.35%) Virtual Servers
11 29 (2.20%) NFS
12 26 (1.97%) Docker
12 26 (1.97%) XenDesktop
13 24 (1.82%) DFS Replication
13 24 (1.82%) VMware Server
14 17 (1.29%) KVM
15 16 (1.21%) Firmware
16 15 (1.14%) ISA Server
16 15 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
17 14 (1.06%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 72 (5.46%) SCCM
2 71 (5.39%) Backup Exec
3 69 (5.24%) Puppet
4 64 (4.86%) Nagios
5 43 (3.26%) SCOM
6 38 (2.88%) vMotion
7 34 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
8 28 (2.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 27 (2.05%) Failover Clustering
10 26 (1.97%) WSUS
11 25 (1.90%) Norton AntiVirus
12 23 (1.75%) Cisco UCCX
13 20 (1.52%) Ansible
13 20 (1.52%) FortiGate
14 19 (1.44%) Foglight
15 14 (1.06%) Cacti
15 14 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
15 14 (1.06%) Microsoft Clustering
16 12 (0.91%) Graphite
16 12 (0.91%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 760 (57.66%) Cisco
2 592 (44.92%) VMware
3 465 (35.28%) Microsoft
4 224 (17.00%) Juniper
5 198 (15.02%) Citrix
6 183 (13.88%) HP
7 154 (11.68%) CheckPoint
8 119 (9.03%) Veeam
9 105 (7.97%) Dell
10 90 (6.83%) Apple
11 84 (6.37%) NetApp
12 82 (6.22%) F5
12 82 (6.22%) SolarWinds
13 70 (5.31%) Brocade
14 69 (5.24%) Palo Alto
15 58 (4.40%) Riverbed
15 58 (4.40%) SonicWALL
16 57 (4.32%) Symantec
17 49 (3.72%) Red Hat
18 47 (3.57%) Oracle
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £66,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 46 minutes ago
Central London / West End
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + On Call Allowance
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £26k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stansted, Essex
One Hundred Proof
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Westbury, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum fantastic onsite facilities
Posted: 3 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Dane Partnership
Salary: Circa £28-32k negotiable dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + great benefits including Private Medical Ins
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + 46 Days hols + Fantastic bens
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Edmond De Rothschild Ltd
Salary: 10% employer pension, private health, life insurance.
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago