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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 362 426 432
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +6
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 721 729 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.80% 0.69% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.70% 4.14% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 636 647 639
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
15336 17617 20479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.11% 16.64% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12445 14550 16505
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £70,000
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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +38 677 £42,500 -5.55% 53
South East +94 215 £42,500 -8.60% 14
London -47 207 £50,000 -9.09% 21
North West +13 76 £37,250 -25.50% 1
West Midlands +19 69 £37,500 +3.44% 5
Manchester +35 55 £37,250 +14.61% 1
Hampshire +36 54 £37,500 +41.50% 5
Berkshire +45 51 £40,000 -15.34% 1
South West -12 43 £28,500 - 3
East of England +21 34 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Surrey -2 33 £34,000 -35.23% 4
Reading +30 31 £40,000 -36.00%
East Midlands +16 29 £42,500 +17.99% 3
Yorkshire +25 27 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Kent +29 24 £42,500 +57.40%
Northamptonshire +22 24 £42,500 -8.10% 3
Birmingham +6 23 £40,000 +23.07%
Basingstoke +6 22 £43,750 +20.68% 1
West Yorkshire +31 21 £36,250 -9.37%
Cambridge +28 19 £45,000 +65.13% 1
Cambridgeshire +8 19 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Scotland +38 18 £46,250 +2.77% 2
Southampton - 18 £26,500 - 1
East Sussex +38 16 £45,000 - 2
Coventry +16 16 £42,500 - 1
Dorset -8 16 £28,500 - 2
Brighton - 16 £45,000 - 2
Oxfordshire +45 15 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Leeds +23 15 £28,000 -30.00%
Buckinghamshire +14 14 £51,250 +43.35%

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 842 (60.27%) Cisco
2 816 (58.41%) Firewall
3 717 (51.32%) Windows
4 643 (46.03%) WAN
5 625 (44.74%) VMware
6 599 (42.88%) VPN
7 584 (41.80%) Active Directory
8 577 (41.30%) LAN
9 555 (39.73%) Cisco Certification
10 483 (34.57%) DNS
11 456 (32.64%) Windows Server
12 428 (30.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 425 (30.42%) CCNA
14 406 (29.06%) DHCP
15 404 (28.92%) Microsoft
16 396 (28.35%) TCP/IP
17 392 (28.06%) Linux
18 322 (23.05%) CCNP
19 318 (22.76%) MPLS
20 317 (22.69%) VoIP
21 302 (21.62%) MS Exchange
22 277 (19.83%) Windows Server 2012
23 259 (18.54%) OSPF
24 258 (18.47%) ITIL
25 257 (18.40%) SAN
26 255 (18.25%) BGP
26 255 (18.25%) Wireless
27 248 (17.75%) Windows Server 2008
28 237 (16.96%) Network Security
29 233 (16.68%) 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
1 302 (21.62%) MS Exchange
2 134 (9.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 107 (7.66%) IIS
4 93 (6.66%) Apache
5 89 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2013
6 80 (5.73%) Skype for Business
7 53 (3.79%) SharePoint
8 45 (3.22%) Exchange Server 2007
9 25 (1.79%) nginx
10 24 (1.72%) Tomcat
11 14 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
11 14 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 14 (1.00%) OpenStack
12 13 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 7 (0.50%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.36%) JBoss
15 4 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
15 4 (0.29%) CloudStack
16 3 (0.21%) CMS
17 2 (0.14%) Site Server
Applications
1 150 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 93 (6.66%) MS Office
3 21 (1.50%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.72%) MS Project
5 1 (0.072%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.072%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.072%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 8 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.21%) Bankmaster
4 1 (0.072%) Misys Opics
4 1 (0.072%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.072%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 182 (13.03%) Office 365
2 125 (8.95%) Amazon AWS
3 94 (6.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (1.57%) Mimecast
5 16 (1.15%) IaaS
6 12 (0.86%) PaaS
6 12 (0.86%) SaaS
6 12 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 9 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.43%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (0.43%) G Suite
10 5 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 3 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.072%) Amazon Kinesis
13 1 (0.072%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 816 (58.41%) Firewall
2 643 (46.03%) WAN
3 599 (42.88%) VPN
4 577 (41.30%) LAN
5 483 (34.57%) DNS
6 406 (29.06%) DHCP
7 396 (28.35%) TCP/IP
8 318 (22.76%) MPLS
9 317 (22.69%) VoIP
10 259 (18.54%) OSPF
11 257 (18.40%) SAN
12 255 (18.25%) BGP
12 255 (18.25%) Wireless
13 237 (16.96%) Network Security
14 149 (10.67%) Cisco ASA
15 147 (10.52%) IPsec
16 139 (9.95%) WLAN
17 126 (9.02%) Cisco IOS
18 122 (8.73%) Wi-Fi
19 120 (8.59%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (11.10%) SQL Server
2 63 (4.51%) MySQL
3 29 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 19 (1.36%) MariaDB
8 14 (1.00%) Redis
9 13 (0.93%) Couchbase
10 7 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (0.50%) NoSQL
11 6 (0.43%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.29%) Informix
13 4 (0.29%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.21%) Relational Database
14 3 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 39 (2.79%) Git (software)
2 24 (1.72%) Jenkins
3 22 (1.57%) JIRA
4 12 (0.86%) Subversion
5 10 (0.72%) Vagrant
6 7 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (0.50%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.36%) Maven
8 3 (0.21%) Ant
9 2 (0.14%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.14%) Buildbot
9 2 (0.14%) Redmine
10 1 (0.072%) Gerrit
10 1 (0.072%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.072%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.072%) Trac
General
1 152 (10.88%) Finance
2 121 (8.66%) Telecoms
3 61 (4.37%) Banking
4 38 (2.72%) Retail
5 30 (2.15%) Legal
6 29 (2.08%) Law
6 29 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 22 (1.57%) Investment Banking
8 20 (1.43%) Marketing
9 14 (1.00%) Advertising
10 10 (0.72%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.64%) Electronics
12 7 (0.50%) Publishing
13 6 (0.43%) Spanish Language
14 5 (0.36%) French Language
15 2 (0.14%) Billing
15 2 (0.14%) German Language
16 1 (0.072%) Dutch Language
16 1 (0.072%) Military
16 1 (0.072%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 391 (27.99%) Network Engineer
2 201 (14.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 190 (13.60%) Support Engineer
4 189 (13.53%) Analyst
5 130 (9.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 107 (7.66%) Cisco Engineer
7 100 (7.16%) 3rd Line Support
8 97 (6.94%) Support Analyst
9 94 (6.73%) IT Support
10 91 (6.51%) Network Support
11 90 (6.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 84 (6.01%) Network Analyst
13 80 (5.73%) Network Support Engineer
14 75 (5.37%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 75 (5.37%) Senior Network Engineer
15 72 (5.15%) Administrator
16 68 (4.87%) Systems Engineer
17 64 (4.58%) Linux Engineer
18 60 (4.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
19 57 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (2.36%) Web Services
2 27 (1.93%) 802.1X
3 20 (1.43%) LAMP
4 19 (1.36%) LAPP Stack
5 15 (1.07%) LEMP Stack
6 14 (1.00%) CSS
7 13 (0.93%) PHP-FPM
8 12 (0.86%) HTML
9 10 (0.72%) Apache Flex
9 10 (0.72%) SAX
10 9 (0.64%) JSON
10 9 (0.64%) XML
11 8 (0.57%) Unreal Engine
12 7 (0.50%) .NET
13 6 (0.43%) ELK Stack
13 6 (0.43%) RabbitMQ
14 5 (0.36%) WSH
15 4 (0.29%) FreeSWITCH
15 4 (0.29%) Memcached
15 4 (0.29%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 201 (14.39%) Data Centre
2 70 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (4.29%) Clustering
4 57 (4.08%) Driving Licence
5 52 (3.72%) NHS
5 52 (3.72%) Video Conferencing
6 48 (3.44%) Replication
7 44 (3.15%) Computer Science
7 44 (3.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 28 (2.00%) Statistics
9 25 (1.79%) PKI
10 23 (1.65%) iPad
11 20 (1.43%) Management Information System
12 17 (1.22%) iPhone
13 16 (1.15%) Cryptography
14 14 (1.00%) Client/Server
15 13 (0.93%) EMC VNX
15 13 (0.93%) Mathematics
16 12 (0.86%) Public Cloud
17 11 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 717 (51.32%) Windows
2 456 (32.64%) Windows Server
3 392 (28.06%) Linux
4 277 (19.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 248 (17.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 135 (9.66%) Windows 7
7 77 (5.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 75 (5.37%) Unix
9 70 (5.01%) Windows 10
10 69 (4.94%) CentOS
11 65 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 64 (4.58%) Windows 8
13 61 (4.37%) Ubuntu
14 30 (2.15%) Debian
15 27 (1.93%) Mac OS X
16 17 (1.22%) Windows XP
17 15 (1.07%) VMS
18 12 (0.86%) Solaris
19 11 (0.79%) Android
20 4 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (18.47%) ITIL
2 121 (8.66%) Network Design
3 103 (7.37%) Project Management
4 96 (6.87%) Disaster Recovery
5 84 (6.01%) Load Balancing
6 79 (5.65%) Network Management
7 75 (5.37%) Mentoring
8 74 (5.30%) DevOps
9 72 (5.15%) Kalman Filter
10 71 (5.08%) Service Management
11 63 (4.51%) Security Management
12 61 (4.37%) High Availability
13 57 (4.08%) Problem Management
14 56 (4.01%) WAN Optimisation
15 55 (3.94%) Configuration Management
16 53 (3.79%) Service Delivery
17 52 (3.72%) Data Protection
18 51 (3.65%) Migration
19 47 (3.36%) Information Security
19 47 (3.36%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 123 (8.80%) SQL
2 92 (6.59%) PowerShell
3 74 (5.30%) Python
4 45 (3.22%) Bash Shell
4 45 (3.22%) C
5 42 (3.01%) Perl
6 34 (2.43%) PHP
7 27 (1.93%) Ruby
8 22 (1.57%) Shell Script
9 20 (1.43%) Java
10 17 (1.22%) VBScript
11 14 (1.00%) C#
12 10 (0.72%) C++
13 8 (0.57%) ActionScript
13 8 (0.57%) ActionScript 3.0
14 6 (0.43%) JavaScript
15 4 (0.29%) R
15 4 (0.29%) VB
16 2 (0.14%) Korn
16 2 (0.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 555 (39.73%) Cisco Certification
2 425 (30.42%) CCNA
3 322 (23.05%) CCNP
4 169 (12.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 138 (9.88%) Degree
6 114 (8.16%) MCSE
7 87 (6.23%) CCIE
8 86 (6.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 79 (5.65%) MCSA
10 57 (4.08%) MCP
11 46 (3.29%) MCITP
12 39 (2.79%) CISSP
13 37 (2.65%) Security Cleared
14 33 (2.36%) JNCIA
15 28 (2.00%) CISM
16 27 (1.93%) CCSE
17 25 (1.79%) SC Cleared
18 23 (1.65%) CCVP
19 21 (1.50%) CEH
20 20 (1.43%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (6.23%) SLA
2 35 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (2.51%) PCI DSS
3 13 (0.93%) QA
4 6 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.29%) GCP
6 2 (0.14%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.072%) COBIT
7 1 (0.072%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.072%) ISO27005
7 1 (0.072%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.072%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 584 (41.80%) Active Directory
2 428 (30.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 233 (16.68%) Hyper-V
4 135 (9.66%) vSphere
5 59 (4.22%) XenApp
6 45 (3.22%) VMware ESX
7 34 (2.43%) Virtual Servers
8 31 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
9 25 (1.79%) Xen
10 23 (1.65%) Docker
10 23 (1.65%) Terminal Services
11 21 (1.50%) pfSense
12 18 (1.29%) iptables
12 18 (1.29%) Postfix
12 18 (1.29%) VMware Server
13 16 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 14 (1.00%) ISA Server
14 14 (1.00%) Snort
15 13 (0.93%) KVM
16 12 (0.86%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 104 (7.44%) Puppet
2 76 (5.44%) SCCM
3 64 (4.58%) Opscode Chef
4 46 (3.29%) Cisco UCCX
5 40 (2.86%) Ansible
5 40 (2.86%) Nagios
6 38 (2.72%) Cisco CUCM
7 36 (2.58%) SCOM
8 35 (2.51%) Backup Exec
8 35 (2.51%) Norton AntiVirus
9 29 (2.08%) FortiGate
9 29 (2.08%) WSUS
10 21 (1.50%) Cisco UCCE
10 21 (1.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 21 (1.50%) Tivoli
11 19 (1.36%) Failover Clustering
12 18 (1.29%) Microsoft Clustering
13 17 (1.22%) ZABBIX
14 16 (1.15%) vMotion
15 11 (0.79%) Graphite
Vendors
1 842 (60.27%) Cisco
2 625 (44.74%) VMware
3 404 (28.92%) Microsoft
4 217 (15.53%) HP
5 169 (12.10%) CheckPoint
6 137 (9.81%) Juniper
7 136 (9.74%) Citrix
8 98 (7.02%) F5
9 93 (6.66%) Veeam
10 89 (6.37%) Palo Alto
11 86 (6.16%) Dell
12 73 (5.23%) NetApp
13 71 (5.08%) SolarWinds
14 67 (4.80%) Riverbed
15 66 (4.72%) Red Hat
16 61 (4.37%) Symantec
17 60 (4.29%) Brocade
18 51 (3.65%) Avaya
19 49 (3.51%) EMC
20 47 (3.36%) SonicWALL
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + qualifications
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £55000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughton, Essex
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Alton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Thorn SDS
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Livingston, West Lothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Dane Partnership
Salary: circa £32,000 (negotiable dependent on experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East Riding
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago