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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Rank 878 880 874
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing VLE 25 48 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.041% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.059% 0.10% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 25 44 16
Average salary £33,045 £33,914 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +26.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,725 £21,989 £21,375
10% offered a salary of more than £38,436 £41,300 £31,250
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £33,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-21.21% +10.00%

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
42126 46259 42691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.06% 39.89% 38.44%
Number of salaries quoted 33445 36298 34603
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 1 April 2015 within the UK.

VLE Salary Histogram in the UK

VLE
Top 23 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 1 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 +11 22 £34,022 +0.57% 7
London -22 12 £38,177 +9.07% 7
South East -10 4 £29,000 +31.81%
Scotland +18 3 £26,000 -27.77%
East Midlands +18 2 £19,406 -
Cambridgeshire +14 2 £33,045 -22.24%
East of England +12 2 £33,045 +1.67%
Scottish Borders +2 2 £25,104 -2.08%
Galashiels 0 2 £25,104 -2.08%
Leicester - 2 £19,406 -
Brighton - 2 £25,500 -
Cambridge - 2 £33,045 -
Clevedon - 2 £35,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £25,500 -
Leicestershire - 2 £19,406 -
Somerset - 2 £35,000 -
South West - 2 £35,000 -
City of London +14 1 £32,500 -15.58% 1
Aberdeen +13 1 £26,000 -35.80%
Bracknell - 1 £32,500 -
Reigate - 1 £38,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Surrey - 1 £38,000 -

VLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 46 (66.67%) Moodle
2 37 (53.62%) HTML
3 34 (49.28%) CSS
4 29 (42.03%) JavaScript
5 25 (36.23%) PHP
5 25 (36.23%) jQuery
6 22 (31.88%) E-Learning
7 21 (30.43%) SQL
8 20 (28.99%) MySQL
8 20 (28.99%) Linux
9 18 (26.09%) MS Exchange
10 17 (24.64%) Git (software)
11 16 (23.19%) Ajax
12 15 (21.74%) Data Modelling
12 15 (21.74%) LAMP
12 15 (21.74%) SSH
12 15 (21.74%) Web Development
12 15 (21.74%) Zend
12 15 (21.74%) CentOS
12 15 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (20.29%) .NET
13 14 (20.29%) Wi-Fi
14 13 (18.84%) MS Office
14 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET
14 13 (18.84%) Windows
14 13 (18.84%) Ethernet
14 13 (18.84%) DNS
14 13 (18.84%) SLA
14 13 (18.84%) Cisco
15 12 (17.39%) SQL Server

VLE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 46 (66.67%) Moodle
2 18 (26.09%) MS Exchange
3 12 (17.39%) Lync
4 3 (4.35%) CMS
5 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.90%) IIS
5 2 (2.90%) Apache
5 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.45%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (18.84%) MS Office
2 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.39%) Office 365
2 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.74%) SSH
2 14 (20.29%) Wi-Fi
3 13 (18.84%) DNS
3 13 (18.84%) Ethernet
4 12 (17.39%) TCP/IP
5 11 (15.94%) OSPF
5 11 (15.94%) BGP
5 11 (15.94%) Firewall
5 11 (15.94%) SNMP
5 11 (15.94%) ADSL
5 11 (15.94%) LAN
5 11 (15.94%) VoIP
5 11 (15.94%) WAN
5 11 (15.94%) SHDSL
5 11 (15.94%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (15.94%) FWSM
6 6 (8.70%) Internet
6 6 (8.70%) Wireless
7 2 (2.90%) LDAP
7 2 (2.90%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.99%) MySQL
2 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.80%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.45%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 17 (24.64%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (13.04%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Publishing
3 2 (2.90%) Billing
3 2 (2.90%) Marketing
3 2 (2.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (30.43%) Analyst
2 18 (26.09%) Developer
3 11 (15.94%) Support Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Development Analyst
5 7 (10.14%) PHP Analyst Programmer
5 7 (10.14%) PHP Programmer
5 7 (10.14%) Programmer
5 7 (10.14%) Analyst Programmer
6 5 (7.25%) Support Technician
6 5 (7.25%) Analyst Developer
6 5 (7.25%) PHP Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Network Support
7 4 (5.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) IT Support
7 4 (5.80%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.80%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.80%) Service Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (53.62%) HTML
2 34 (49.28%) CSS
3 25 (36.23%) jQuery
4 16 (23.19%) Ajax
5 15 (21.74%) LAMP
6 14 (20.29%) .NET
7 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET
8 9 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (4.35%) Web Services
9 3 (4.35%) XML
10 2 (2.90%) CSS3
10 2 (2.90%) Regular Expression
11 1 (1.45%) JSON
11 1 (1.45%) Django
11 1 (1.45%) Flash
11 1 (1.45%) XHTML
11 1 (1.45%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.88%) E-Learning
2 12 (17.39%) Learning Management System
3 11 (15.94%) CMDB
4 9 (13.04%) N-Tier
5 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.80%) Open Source
5 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.35%) User Experience
7 2 (2.90%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.90%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.45%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.99%) Linux
2 15 (21.74%) CentOS
2 15 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (18.84%) Windows
4 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.90%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.74%) Data Modelling
1 15 (21.74%) Web Development
2 12 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
2 12 (17.39%) ITIL
3 11 (15.94%) Configuration Management
4 10 (14.49%) Web Application Development
5 9 (13.04%) Pair Programming
5 9 (13.04%) MVC
5 9 (13.04%) Scrum
6 4 (5.80%) Content Management
7 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.90%) Migration
8 2 (2.90%) Web Design
8 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.90%) Time Management
8 2 (2.90%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.90%) Network Management
8 2 (2.90%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (2.90%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (42.03%) JavaScript
2 25 (36.23%) PHP
3 21 (30.43%) SQL
4 11 (15.94%) C#
5 3 (4.35%) Java
6 2 (2.90%) Perl
6 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.90%) sed
7 1 (1.45%) C
7 1 (1.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (17.39%) CCNA
1 12 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (8.70%) Degree
3 4 (5.80%) NVQ Level 3
4 2 (2.90%) MCP
5 1 (1.45%) HNC
5 1 (1.45%) HND
5 1 (1.45%) MCSE
5 1 (1.45%) MCSA
5 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.84%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) Firmware
2 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.90%) XenApp
4 2 (2.90%) Shibboleth
4 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) Zend
2 13 (18.84%) Cisco
3 11 (15.94%) Juniper
3 11 (15.94%) CheckPoint
3 11 (15.94%) F5
4 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.25%) Adobe
6 3 (4.35%) Citrix
6 3 (4.35%) Apple
6 3 (4.35%) VMware
7 2 (2.90%) Blackboard
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle
8 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
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