Period
to 28 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for VLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VLAN over the 6 months to 28 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 246 233 277
Rank change year-on-year -13 +44 +43
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 66 100 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.72% 0.97% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.65% 7.62% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 60 93 54
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,200 £41,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £83,250 £78,125
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% +11.11% -5.26%

VLAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,168 1,312 1,515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.76% 12.73% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,015 1,165 1,362
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,638
90th Percentile £90,000 £89,600 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -4.55%

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing VLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in the City of London

VLAN
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VLAN in the City of London.

Salary trend for VLAN in the City of London

VLAN
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 January 2020.

Salary histogram for VLAN in the City of London

VLAN
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the City of London region over the 6 months to 28 January 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 1 £29,500 -
VLAN
Central London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2020, IT jobs citing VLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 47 (71.21%) Firewall
2 36 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (51.52%) TCP/IP
4 33 (50.00%) Cisco
4 33 (50.00%) LAN
4 33 (50.00%) OSPF
4 33 (50.00%) BGP
5 29 (43.94%) MPLS
5 29 (43.94%) Windows
5 29 (43.94%) CCNP
5 29 (43.94%) WAN
6 27 (40.91%) Office 365
7 24 (36.36%) Finance
8 23 (34.85%) PowerShell
9 22 (33.33%) Load Balancing
9 22 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 20 (30.30%) Juniper
11 19 (28.79%) VPN
11 19 (28.79%) Azure
12 18 (27.27%) CCNA
13 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
13 17 (25.76%) DNS
13 17 (25.76%) ITIL
13 17 (25.76%) Network Security
13 17 (25.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 16 (24.24%) DHCP
14 16 (24.24%) CCIE
15 15 (22.73%) CheckPoint
15 15 (22.73%) Wi-Fi
15 15 (22.73%) Data Centre

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 6 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (15.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 10 (15.15%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (40.91%) Office 365
2 19 (28.79%) Azure
3 7 (10.61%) AWS
4 2 (3.03%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (3.03%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.52%) IaaS
5 1 (1.52%) PaaS
5 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (71.21%) Firewall
2 34 (51.52%) TCP/IP
3 33 (50.00%) BGP
3 33 (50.00%) LAN
3 33 (50.00%) OSPF
4 29 (43.94%) MPLS
4 29 (43.94%) WAN
5 19 (28.79%) VPN
6 17 (25.76%) DNS
6 17 (25.76%) Network Security
7 16 (24.24%) DHCP
8 15 (22.73%) Wi-Fi
9 13 (19.70%) Cisco IOS
9 13 (19.70%) Internet
9 13 (19.70%) VoIP
10 11 (16.67%) NX-OS
10 11 (16.67%) Wireless
11 10 (15.15%) Ethernet
12 9 (13.64%) GPON
12 9 (13.64%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) Power BI
1 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 24 (36.36%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Banking
3 7 (10.61%) Financial Institution
3 7 (10.61%) Law
4 4 (6.06%) French Language
5 3 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (48.48%) Network Engineer
2 25 (37.88%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (13.64%) Analyst
4 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (7.58%) Administrator
5 5 (7.58%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Desktop Administrator
5 5 (7.58%) IT Support
6 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (4.55%) IT Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Network Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Network Security Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.61%) Replication
3 6 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.55%) Clustering
5 3 (4.55%) NHS
6 2 (3.03%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.52%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 29 (43.94%) Windows
2 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.61%) Linux
5 7 (10.61%) Windows 10
5 7 (10.61%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
6 3 (4.55%) Mac OS
6 3 (4.55%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 17 (25.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 17 (25.76%) ITIL
3 8 (12.12%) Network Design
4 7 (10.61%) Customer Requirements
4 7 (10.61%) Project Delivery
5 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.58%) CRM
5 5 (7.58%) Investment Management
5 5 (7.58%) SDLC
5 5 (7.58%) Time Management
5 5 (7.58%) Value Proposition
6 4 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (6.06%) Fintech
6 4 (6.06%) Information Security
6 4 (6.06%) Internal Audit
6 4 (6.06%) ITSM
6 4 (6.06%) Preventative Maintenance
6 4 (6.06%) Risk Management
6 4 (6.06%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (34.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (43.94%) CCNP
3 18 (27.27%) CCNA
4 16 (24.24%) CCIE
5 13 (19.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (18.18%) MCSE
7 9 (13.64%) CCDA
7 9 (13.64%) CCDP
7 9 (13.64%) JNCIA
8 7 (10.61%) CCSA
8 7 (10.61%) CCSE
8 7 (10.61%) Degree
9 3 (4.55%) A+ Certification
9 3 (4.55%) MCITP
9 3 (4.55%) MCSA
9 3 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (3.03%) Server+ Certification
11 1 (1.52%) CCIE Service Provider
11 1 (1.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.55%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.06%) vSphere
4 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.55%) XenApp
4 3 (4.55%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.52%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) vCenter Server
2 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 33 (50.00%) Cisco
2 20 (30.30%) Juniper
3 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
4 15 (22.73%) CheckPoint
4 15 (22.73%) Palo Alto
5 12 (18.18%) F5
5 12 (18.18%) VMware
6 9 (13.64%) HP
6 9 (13.64%) Huawei
7 8 (12.12%) Fortinet
8 5 (7.58%) Citrix
9 4 (6.06%) Brocade
9 4 (6.06%) CommVault
9 4 (6.06%) Veeam
10 3 (4.55%) Zscaler
11 2 (3.03%) Dell
12 1 (1.52%) Arista
12 1 (1.52%) ForeScout
12 1 (1.52%) NetApp
12 1 (1.52%) Sun