Period
to 20 January 2020

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 20 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 189 207 250
Rank change year-on-year +18 +43 +46
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 71 116 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.16% 1.24% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.05% 6.29% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 56 93 87
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.85% -13.33%
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,000 £25,850
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.66% -3.53%

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 1,173 1,843 2,169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.20% 19.69% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 881 1,300 1,792
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 20 January 2020.

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 20 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
Hertfordshire +26 41 £42,500 +13.33% 16
Essex +14 10 £31,500 +57.50% 4
Cambridgeshire +10 8 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Bedfordshire +12 4 £29,000 -20.00% 2
Suffolk +11 4 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Norfolk -7 4 £36,000 -15.29% 1
VLAN
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 East of England region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 50 (70.42%) Windows
2 45 (63.38%) TCP/IP
3 40 (56.34%) VMware
4 39 (54.93%) Microsoft
5 37 (52.11%) Windows Server
6 35 (49.30%) Office 365
6 35 (49.30%) DNS
7 34 (47.89%) Active Directory
8 29 (40.85%) Windows 10
9 28 (39.44%) DHCP
9 28 (39.44%) Firewall
10 27 (38.03%) MS Exchange
10 27 (38.03%) SQL Server
10 27 (38.03%) Microsoft Office
11 25 (35.21%) PowerShell
12 24 (33.80%) vSphere
12 24 (33.80%) Server Management
12 24 (33.80%) VoIP
12 24 (33.80%) Citrix
13 22 (30.99%) Internet
13 22 (30.99%) LAN
13 22 (30.99%) Windows Server 2012
14 21 (29.58%) XenApp
15 20 (28.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 19 (26.76%) Exchange Server 2010
17 18 (25.35%) Hyper-V
17 18 (25.35%) VMware Infrastructure
17 18 (25.35%) Patch Management
17 18 (25.35%) WSH
17 18 (25.35%) VBScript

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 27 (38.03%) MS Exchange
2 19 (26.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.23%) Confluence
3 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.82%) Apache
5 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (38.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 35 (49.30%) Office 365
2 14 (19.72%) Azure
3 12 (16.90%) AWS
4 3 (4.23%) GCP
5 2 (2.82%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (2.82%) IaaS
5 2 (2.82%) SaaS
6 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.41%) Dropbox
6 1 (1.41%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 45 (63.38%) TCP/IP
2 35 (49.30%) DNS
3 28 (39.44%) DHCP
3 28 (39.44%) Firewall
4 24 (33.80%) VoIP
5 22 (30.99%) Internet
5 22 (30.99%) LAN
6 17 (23.94%) WAN
7 12 (16.90%) BGP
7 12 (16.90%) OSPF
8 11 (15.49%) MPLS
8 11 (15.49%) Wireless
9 9 (12.68%) VPN
10 8 (11.27%) EIGRP
10 8 (11.27%) HSRP
10 8 (11.27%) Multicast
11 5 (7.04%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (5.63%) IP Telephony
12 4 (5.63%) SAN
13 3 (4.23%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (38.03%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) JIRA
2 1 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (7.04%) Automotive
1 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.63%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) Electronics
3 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.41%) Marketing
3 1 (1.41%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 21 (29.58%) IT Support
2 20 (28.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (23.94%) Network Engineer
4 14 (19.72%) IT Engineer
5 12 (16.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 10 (14.08%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (11.27%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (9.86%) Support Engineer
8 7 (9.86%) Team Leader
9 6 (8.45%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 6 (8.45%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
9 6 (8.45%) IT Support Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Escalation Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Head of IT
10 4 (5.63%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Senior Network Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) IT Support Specialist
11 3 (4.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.35%) WSH
2 1 (1.41%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (8.45%) CCTV
2 6 (8.45%) Client/Server
3 5 (7.04%) User Experience
4 4 (5.63%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.23%) Clustering
5 3 (4.23%) Replication
6 2 (2.82%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.41%) Blog
7 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 50 (70.42%) Windows
2 37 (52.11%) Windows Server
3 29 (40.85%) Windows 10
4 22 (30.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (18.31%) Linux
6 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.63%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.63%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.23%) Mac OS
8 3 (4.23%) Mac OS X
8 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.82%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.80%) Server Management
2 20 (28.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 18 (25.35%) Patch Management
4 14 (19.72%) ITIL
5 13 (18.31%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (14.08%) Time Management
7 9 (12.68%) Network Design
7 9 (12.68%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (11.27%) B2B
9 7 (9.86%) Project Management
10 6 (8.45%) DevOps
10 6 (8.45%) IT Strategy
11 5 (7.04%) Asset Management
11 5 (7.04%) ITIL V3
11 5 (7.04%) Network Management
11 5 (7.04%) QMS
11 5 (7.04%) Quality Management
11 5 (7.04%) Software License Management
12 4 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (5.63%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.21%) PowerShell
2 18 (25.35%) VBScript
3 3 (4.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (21.13%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (14.08%) CCNP
3 9 (12.68%) CCIE
4 8 (11.27%) CCDP
5 7 (9.86%) CCNA
5 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.23%) ISTQB
6 3 (4.23%) MCITP
6 3 (4.23%) MCSE
7 2 (2.82%) Degree
8 1 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.41%) MCSA
8 1 (1.41%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) SLA
2 5 (7.04%) ISO 9001
2 5 (7.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 34 (47.89%) Active Directory
2 24 (33.80%) vSphere
3 21 (29.58%) XenApp
4 18 (25.35%) Hyper-V
4 18 (25.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (9.86%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (7.04%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (4.23%) Docker
8 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (2.82%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (2.82%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (12.68%) SCCM
2 7 (9.86%) Backup Exec
3 5 (7.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (5.63%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.82%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.41%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.41%) SCOM
6 1 (1.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (56.34%) VMware
2 39 (54.93%) Microsoft
3 24 (33.80%) Citrix
4 12 (16.90%) Meraki
5 11 (15.49%) Cisco
5 11 (15.49%) HP
6 10 (14.08%) Mitel
7 7 (9.86%) Asigra
8 6 (8.45%) SonicWALL
9 5 (7.04%) Barracuda Networks
10 4 (5.63%) Aruba
10 4 (5.63%) Google
11 3 (4.23%) CheckPoint
11 3 (4.23%) Dell
11 3 (4.23%) MikroTik
11 3 (4.23%) Veeam
12 2 (2.82%) Atlassian
12 2 (2.82%) Juniper
13 1 (1.41%) Apple
13 1 (1.41%) Sage