Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 252 306
Rank change year-on-year +39 +54 0
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 111 100 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.12% 0.83% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.74% 4.43% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 90 82 99
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% -2.30%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,250 £33,200
90th Percentile £63,000 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% -

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 East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,933 2,258 2,065
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.54% 18.63% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,345 1,863 1,662
East of England median annual salary £44,400 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,118 £25,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing VLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in the East of England

VLAN
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for VLAN in the East of England

VLAN
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in the East of England over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for VLAN in the East of England

VLAN
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the East of England region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. 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
Hertfordshire +5 56 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Cambridgeshire +61 45 £35,000 -9.68% 2
Bedfordshire -3 5 £36,250 -14.71% 1
Norfolk +21 3 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Essex +4 2 £20,250 -20.59% 1
VLAN
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 East of England region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 84 (75.68%) Windows
2 69 (62.16%) Windows Server
3 61 (54.95%) Firewall
4 58 (52.25%) Active Directory
5 56 (50.45%) VMware
6 46 (41.44%) Microsoft
7 43 (38.74%) DNS
8 37 (33.33%) VPN
9 36 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 35 (31.53%) PowerShell
11 34 (30.63%) TCP/IP
12 32 (28.83%) WAN
13 31 (27.93%) LAN
13 31 (27.93%) Cisco
14 30 (27.03%) Linux
14 30 (27.03%) Office 365
15 29 (26.13%) Windows Server 2012
15 29 (26.13%) DHCP
16 23 (20.72%) SQL Server
17 22 (19.82%) Hyper-V
18 21 (18.92%) BGP
19 20 (18.02%) SQL
19 20 (18.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 18 (16.22%) Network Security
21 17 (15.32%) Veeam
21 17 (15.32%) Microsoft Azure
21 17 (15.32%) VoIP
22 16 (14.41%) Windows Server 2008
23 15 (13.51%) Internet
23 15 (13.51%) Microsoft Office

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 12 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.11%) IIS
3 8 (7.21%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.50%) Apache
4 5 (4.50%) Confluence
5 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.60%) Skype for Business
6 3 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.70%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.70%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) C-CURE
2 2 (1.80%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.90%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 30 (27.03%) Office 365
2 17 (15.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (9.01%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (6.31%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (3.60%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (2.70%) SaaS
7 1 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 61 (54.95%) Firewall
2 43 (38.74%) DNS
3 37 (33.33%) VPN
4 34 (30.63%) TCP/IP
5 32 (28.83%) WAN
6 31 (27.93%) LAN
7 29 (26.13%) DHCP
8 21 (18.92%) BGP
9 18 (16.22%) Network Security
10 17 (15.32%) VoIP
11 15 (13.51%) Internet
12 11 (9.91%) OSPF
12 11 (9.91%) SAN
12 11 (9.91%) Wireshark
13 10 (9.01%) DMZ
13 10 (9.01%) iSCSI
13 10 (9.01%) SNMP
13 10 (9.01%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (7.21%) NAS
15 7 (6.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.72%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.31%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (4.50%) MySQL
4 1 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 8 (7.21%) Subversion
2 6 (5.41%) GDB
2 6 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.41%) Valgrind
2 6 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.50%) Bitbucket
3 5 (4.50%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.50%) JIRA
4 3 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (2.70%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.80%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (9.91%) Finance
2 6 (5.41%) Automotive
2 6 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.50%) Marketing
4 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.70%) Military
4 3 (2.70%) Retail
5 1 (0.90%) German Language
5 1 (0.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (19.82%) Network Engineer
2 19 (17.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (15.32%) Support Engineer
4 16 (14.41%) Administrator
5 15 (13.51%) IT Support
6 13 (11.71%) Linux Administrator
7 12 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (9.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 11 (9.91%) Windows Administrator
8 11 (9.91%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 9 (8.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (8.11%) Server Engineer
9 9 (8.11%) Windows Engineer
9 9 (8.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (8.11%) Windows Server Engineer
10 8 (7.21%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (7.21%) Senior Support Engineer
11 7 (6.31%) 3rd Line Support
11 7 (6.31%) IT Engineer
12 6 (5.41%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.01%) LDAP
2 6 (5.41%) FreeSWITCH
2 6 (5.41%) Web Services
2 6 (5.41%) XML
3 5 (4.50%) .NET
3 5 (4.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.50%) LAMP
4 3 (2.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.91%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.31%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.50%) Analytical Mindset
5 4 (3.60%) CCTV
5 4 (3.60%) Replication
6 3 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.70%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.80%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.90%) Clustering
8 1 (0.90%) EPoS
8 1 (0.90%) Fintech
8 1 (0.90%) Life Science
8 1 (0.90%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 84 (75.68%) Windows
2 69 (62.16%) Windows Server
3 30 (27.03%) Linux
4 29 (26.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (14.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (9.01%) CentOS
7 10 (9.01%) Ubuntu
8 9 (8.11%) Windows 7
9 7 (6.31%) Debian
9 7 (6.31%) Windows 10
10 6 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (4.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 15 (13.51%) Mentoring
3 12 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (10.81%) ITIL
3 12 (10.81%) Project Management
3 12 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (9.91%) CRM
5 10 (9.01%) Change Management
5 10 (9.01%) Migration
6 9 (8.11%) High Availability
7 8 (7.21%) Server Virtualisation
8 7 (6.31%) DevOps
8 7 (6.31%) Network Design
8 7 (6.31%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (6.31%) Service Management
9 6 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (5.41%) Antivirus Management
9 6 (5.41%) OO
9 6 (5.41%) Software Deployment
10 5 (4.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 35 (31.53%) PowerShell
2 20 (18.02%) SQL
3 14 (12.61%) Perl
4 12 (10.81%) Python
5 7 (6.31%) Bash Shell
6 6 (5.41%) C
6 6 (5.41%) C++
6 6 (5.41%) VBA
7 5 (4.50%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.50%) PHP
7 5 (4.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (12.61%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (9.01%) CCNP
2 10 (9.01%) Security Cleared
3 9 (8.11%) CCNA
4 8 (7.21%) MCSE
4 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (6.31%) SC Cleared
6 6 (5.41%) MCSA
7 4 (3.60%) CCIE
7 4 (3.60%) CCMSE
7 4 (3.60%) CCSA
7 4 (3.60%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.60%) JNCIE
8 3 (2.70%) Degree
8 3 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.90%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.90%) CCENT
9 1 (0.90%) CEH
9 1 (0.90%) CISSP
9 1 (0.90%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.21%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.50%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (3.60%) SLA
4 2 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.80%) SAS 70
5 1 (0.90%) COBIT
5 1 (0.90%) GPG13
5 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 58 (52.25%) Active Directory
2 36 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (19.82%) Hyper-V
4 12 (10.81%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (10.81%) vSphere
5 7 (6.31%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (5.41%) KVM
6 6 (5.41%) VirtualBox
7 4 (3.60%) XenApp
8 3 (2.70%) NFS
8 3 (2.70%) vCloud
8 3 (2.70%) VMware NSX
8 3 (2.70%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.80%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (9.91%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.50%) Nessus
2 5 (4.50%) SCCM
3 4 (3.60%) Cacti
3 4 (3.60%) Nagios
3 4 (3.60%) vCenter Server
4 3 (2.70%) Data Guard
4 3 (2.70%) Grafana
4 3 (2.70%) SCOM
4 3 (2.70%) SCOrch
4 3 (2.70%) Terraform
4 3 (2.70%) vRealize
4 3 (2.70%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 2 (1.80%) Puppet
5 2 (1.80%) Salt
6 1 (0.90%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.90%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.90%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.90%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 56 (50.45%) VMware
2 46 (41.44%) Microsoft
3 31 (27.93%) Cisco
4 17 (15.32%) Veeam
5 14 (12.61%) HP
6 13 (11.71%) Citrix
7 11 (9.91%) Red Hat
8 10 (9.01%) Dell
9 9 (8.11%) Juniper
9 9 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (7.21%) NetApp
11 7 (6.31%) Meraki
12 5 (4.50%) Atlassian
12 5 (4.50%) CheckPoint
12 5 (4.50%) Fortinet
12 5 (4.50%) WatchGuard
13 4 (3.60%) Cognizant
14 3 (2.70%) CommVault
14 3 (2.70%) Oracle
14 3 (2.70%) Zerto