The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VLE in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLE over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Rank 876 892 889
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing VLE 23 40 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.034% 0.013%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.054% 0.085% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 23 38 14
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,985 £21,325
10% offered a salary of more than £38,436 £39,700 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,552 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-18.30% -7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
42661 47290 42709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.46% 39.83% 38.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33662 37337 34591
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

VLE
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VLE within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

VLE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VLE
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VLE within the UK.

VLE Salary Trend in the UK

VLE
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLE over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 within the UK.

VLE Salary Histogram in the UK

VLE
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLE within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +17 23 £35,000 +7.69% 7
London +25 15 £37,500 +25.00% 2
South East +16 3 £25,500 +15.90% 1
South West - 3 £35,000 - 1
Brighton - 2 £25,500 -
Clevedon - 2 £35,000 -
Leicester - 2 £19,406 -
East Midlands - 2 £19,406 -
East Sussex - 2 £25,500 -
Leicestershire - 2 £19,406 -
Somerset - 2 £35,000 -
City of London +23 1 £32,500 -15.58% 1
Plymouth - 1 £27,605 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
Devon - 1 £27,605 - 1
Bracknell - 1 £32,500 -

VLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing VLE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VLE.

1 41 (69.49%) Moodle
2 33 (55.93%) HTML
3 29 (49.15%) CSS
4 25 (42.37%) JavaScript
5 22 (37.29%) PHP
6 21 (35.59%) E-Learning
7 20 (33.90%) SQL
7 20 (33.90%) jQuery
8 18 (30.51%) MySQL
8 18 (30.51%) Linux
9 15 (25.42%) Git (software)
10 14 (23.73%) Ajax
11 13 (22.03%) Web Development
11 13 (22.03%) Zend
11 13 (22.03%) CentOS
11 13 (22.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (22.03%) LAMP
11 13 (22.03%) SSH
11 13 (22.03%) Data Modelling
12 12 (20.34%) MS Exchange
13 11 (18.64%) SLA
13 11 (18.64%) Cisco
13 11 (18.64%) .NET
14 10 (16.95%) MS Office
14 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET
14 10 (16.95%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (16.95%) Learning Management System
14 10 (16.95%) Lync
14 10 (16.95%) Office 365
14 10 (16.95%) Kalman Filter

VLE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing VLE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VLE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (69.49%) Moodle
2 12 (20.34%) MS Exchange
3 10 (16.95%) Lync
4 4 (6.78%) IIS
5 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.39%) Apache
6 2 (3.39%) CMS
7 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (16.95%) MS Office
2 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.69%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.95%) Office 365
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.03%) SSH
2 10 (16.95%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (15.25%) TCP/IP
3 9 (15.25%) DNS
4 8 (13.56%) OSPF
4 8 (13.56%) BGP
4 8 (13.56%) Firewall
4 8 (13.56%) LAN
4 8 (13.56%) VoIP
4 8 (13.56%) WAN
4 8 (13.56%) ADSL
4 8 (13.56%) Ethernet
4 8 (13.56%) SNMP
4 8 (13.56%) SHDSL
4 8 (13.56%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (13.56%) FWSM
5 5 (8.47%) Internet
5 5 (8.47%) Wireless
6 2 (3.39%) VLAN
6 2 (3.39%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.51%) MySQL
2 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.78%) RDBMS
3 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (13.56%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Legal
2 2 (3.39%) Publishing
2 2 (3.39%) Billing
2 2 (3.39%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (32.20%) Analyst
2 17 (28.81%) Developer
3 8 (13.56%) Support Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Analyst Programmer
4 7 (11.86%) Programmer
4 7 (11.86%) PHP Programmer
4 7 (11.86%) PHP Analyst Programmer
5 6 (10.17%) Development Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) PHP Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Support Technician
6 5 (8.47%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Support Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Support
8 3 (5.08%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Network Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Network Support
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (55.93%) HTML
2 29 (49.15%) CSS
3 20 (33.90%) jQuery
4 14 (23.73%) Ajax
5 13 (22.03%) LAMP
6 11 (18.64%) .NET
7 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET
8 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (8.47%) Web Services
9 5 (8.47%) XML
10 2 (3.39%) CSS3
11 1 (1.69%) JSON
11 1 (1.69%) Django
11 1 (1.69%) Flash
11 1 (1.69%) XHTML
11 1 (1.69%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.59%) E-Learning
2 10 (16.95%) Learning Management System
3 8 (13.56%) CMDB
4 6 (10.17%) N-Tier
5 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.78%) Client/Server
5 4 (6.78%) Open Source
6 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.39%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.39%) User Experience
8 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.51%) Linux
2 13 (22.03%) CentOS
2 13 (22.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (13.56%) Windows
4 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.39%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) Data Modelling
1 13 (22.03%) Web Development
2 10 (16.95%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (15.25%) ITIL
4 8 (13.56%) Configuration Management
5 7 (11.86%) Web Application Development
6 6 (10.17%) MVC
6 6 (10.17%) Scrum
6 6 (10.17%) Pair Programming
7 3 (5.08%) Content Management
7 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.39%) Migration
8 2 (3.39%) Web Design
8 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.39%) Time Management
8 2 (3.39%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (3.39%) Statistical Analysis
9 1 (1.69%) Line Management
9 1 (1.69%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.69%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 25 (42.37%) JavaScript
2 22 (37.29%) PHP
3 20 (33.90%) SQL
4 8 (13.56%) C#
5 3 (5.08%) Java
6 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) CCNA
1 8 (13.56%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.78%) Degree
3 2 (3.39%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.69%) MCP
4 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.64%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) Firmware
3 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.69%) XenApp
4 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) Zend
2 11 (18.64%) Cisco
3 8 (13.56%) Juniper
3 8 (13.56%) CheckPoint
3 8 (13.56%) F5
4 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.78%) Adobe
6 3 (5.08%) Apple
7 2 (3.39%) Citrix
7 2 (3.39%) VMware
7 2 (3.39%) Blackboard
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle
8 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
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