Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 289 245 251
Rank change year-on-year -44 +6 +10
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 69 123 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.57% 0.99% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.17% 5.74% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 61 92 130
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +33.33% -27.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,325 £19,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,875 £43,875
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -11.11%

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 2,179 2,144 2,452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.07% 17.18% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,622 1,723 2,022
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 19 July 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 19 July 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 -36 28 £37,500 -11.76% 10
Cambridgeshire -22 16 £30,000 -21.05% 3
Essex +28 13 £47,500 +35.71% 4
Norfolk +14 4 £50,000 +31.58%
Suffolk +2 4 £29,000 +65.71% 1
Bedfordshire +9 3 £39,750 -6.47%
VLAN
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 44 (63.77%) Firewall
2 38 (55.07%) Windows
3 34 (49.28%) VPN
4 29 (42.03%) VMware
5 28 (40.58%) TCP/IP
5 28 (40.58%) Active Directory
6 27 (39.13%) Cisco
6 27 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
7 25 (36.23%) WAN
7 25 (36.23%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (36.23%) Windows Server
8 24 (34.78%) MS Exchange
9 23 (33.33%) DNS
9 23 (33.33%) CCNA
10 22 (31.88%) DHCP
11 19 (27.54%) CCNP
11 19 (27.54%) LAN
11 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
12 18 (26.09%) Hyper-V
12 18 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
13 16 (23.19%) Office 365
13 16 (23.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (23.19%) SQL
14 15 (21.74%) Internet
14 15 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
15 14 (20.29%) MPLS
15 14 (20.29%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (18.84%) PowerShell
16 13 (18.84%) Problem-Solving
17 12 (17.39%) BGP

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 24 (34.78%) MS Exchange
2 15 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (11.59%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.80%) Apache
5 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.90%) IIS
6 2 (2.90%) nginx
6 2 (2.90%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.45%) Drupal
7 1 (1.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.45%) Acrobat
2 1 (1.45%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) C-CURE
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.45%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 18 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (23.19%) Office 365
3 7 (10.14%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.90%) SaaS
7 1 (1.45%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (63.77%) Firewall
2 34 (49.28%) VPN
3 28 (40.58%) TCP/IP
4 25 (36.23%) WAN
5 23 (33.33%) DNS
6 22 (31.88%) DHCP
7 19 (27.54%) LAN
8 15 (21.74%) Internet
9 14 (20.29%) MPLS
10 12 (17.39%) BGP
11 10 (14.49%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (14.49%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (13.04%) OSPF
13 8 (11.59%) Remote Desktop
14 7 (10.14%) Ethernet
14 7 (10.14%) IPsec
15 6 (8.70%) NetScaler
15 6 (8.70%) Wireless
16 5 (7.25%) Cisco IOS
16 5 (7.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) MySQL
3 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (1.45%) AutoIt
General
1 6 (8.70%) Retail
2 5 (7.25%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (30.43%) Network Engineer
2 10 (14.49%) Support Engineer
3 8 (11.59%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (11.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (11.59%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (11.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (10.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Deployment Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Network Deployment Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) IT Support
6 5 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 5 (7.25%) Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Support Technician
6 5 (7.25%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Network Operations Team Leader
7 4 (5.80%) Network Team Leader
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.59%) LDAP
2 4 (5.80%) 802.1X
3 3 (4.35%) Web Services
4 2 (2.90%) MAPI
4 2 (2.90%) OAuth
5 1 (1.45%) HTML
5 1 (1.45%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.25%) Private Cloud
3 5 (7.25%) Replication
4 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.35%) Fintech
6 2 (2.90%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.90%) Wiki
7 1 (1.45%) CCTV
7 1 (1.45%) Clustering
7 1 (1.45%) FMCG
7 1 (1.45%) NHS
7 1 (1.45%) PKI
7 1 (1.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (55.07%) Windows
2 25 (36.23%) Windows Server
3 16 (23.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (10.14%) Linux
5 6 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 5 (7.25%) Windows NT
6 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.35%) Windows 10
7 3 (4.35%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.90%) VMS
8 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.45%) Android
9 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.84%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (11.59%) ITIL
3 7 (10.14%) Change Management
3 7 (10.14%) Load Balancing
4 6 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 6 (8.70%) Service Management
5 5 (7.25%) Disk Encryption
5 5 (7.25%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.80%) Business Continuity
6 4 (5.80%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 4 (5.80%) DevOps
6 4 (5.80%) Mathematics
6 4 (5.80%) Planning and Forecasting
6 4 (5.80%) Project Planning
6 4 (5.80%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 3 (4.35%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.35%) Migration
7 3 (4.35%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.19%) SQL
2 13 (18.84%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.80%) C
3 4 (5.80%) Perl
4 3 (4.35%) PHP
4 3 (4.35%) Python
5 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.45%) Ruby
6 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (36.23%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (33.33%) CCNA
3 19 (27.54%) CCNP
4 14 (20.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (15.94%) MCSE
6 6 (8.70%) CCENT
6 6 (8.70%) Degree
7 5 (7.25%) MCITP
7 5 (7.25%) MCSA
8 4 (5.80%) CCIE
9 2 (2.90%) MCP
9 2 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.45%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.45%) CISM
10 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.45%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.45%) MCTS
10 1 (1.45%) SANS
10 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.45%) COBIT
3 1 (1.45%) COSO
System Software
1 28 (40.58%) Active Directory
2 27 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (26.09%) Hyper-V
4 7 (10.14%) DFS Replication
5 6 (8.70%) XenApp
5 6 (8.70%) XenDesktop
6 5 (7.25%) BitLocker
6 5 (7.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (7.25%) VirtualBox
6 5 (7.25%) XenServer
7 2 (2.90%) Ceph
7 2 (2.90%) Docker
7 2 (2.90%) Varnish
7 2 (2.90%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.45%) NFS
8 1 (1.45%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (15.94%) Backup Exec
2 6 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (4.35%) NetBackup
3 3 (4.35%) Puppet
3 3 (4.35%) SCCM
4 2 (2.90%) Ansible
4 2 (2.90%) Nessus
4 2 (2.90%) yum
5 1 (1.45%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.45%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.45%) PowerCLI
5 1 (1.45%) Salt
5 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (42.03%) VMware
2 27 (39.13%) Cisco
3 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
4 10 (14.49%) Citrix
5 9 (13.04%) Juniper
5 9 (13.04%) Symantec
6 8 (11.59%) CheckPoint
6 8 (11.59%) Veeam
7 7 (10.14%) Remedy
8 6 (8.70%) Dell
8 6 (8.70%) McAfee
8 6 (8.70%) Oracle
8 6 (8.70%) Palo Alto
9 5 (7.25%) Acronis
9 5 (7.25%) F5
9 5 (7.25%) Kaspersky
9 5 (7.25%) Sophos
10 3 (4.35%) Meraki
10 3 (4.35%) WorldPay
11 2 (2.90%) Apple