Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 268 237 268
Rank change year-on-year -31 +31 +17
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 78 131 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.70% 1.12% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.80% 6.11% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 68 102 69
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +23.08% -27.78%
10th Percentile £27,125 £32,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,150 £64,500 £48,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 2,053 2,143 2,185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.49% 18.31% 16.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,451 1,769 1,790
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £24,225
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £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 20 September 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 20 September 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 38 £37,500 -11.76% 7
Cambridgeshire -4 23 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Essex +21 10 £28,500 -18.57% 3
Bedfordshire -6 4 £47,500 +11.76%
Suffolk +6 2 £29,000 +65.71%
Norfolk +16 1 £42,500 +18.06% 4
VLAN
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 54 (69.23%) Windows
2 50 (64.10%) Firewall
3 46 (58.97%) Windows Server
4 38 (48.72%) VMware
5 37 (47.44%) Active Directory
6 33 (42.31%) VPN
7 31 (39.74%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (34.62%) PowerShell
8 27 (34.62%) WAN
9 26 (33.33%) Office 365
10 24 (30.77%) DNS
10 24 (30.77%) Cisco
11 23 (29.49%) Microsoft
12 21 (26.92%) DHCP
12 21 (26.92%) Linux
12 21 (26.92%) LAN
12 21 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
13 20 (25.64%) TCP/IP
14 19 (24.36%) Hyper-V
15 17 (21.79%) Cisco Certification
15 17 (21.79%) Microsoft Azure
15 17 (21.79%) Network Security
16 16 (20.51%) CCNA
16 16 (20.51%) MS Exchange
17 14 (17.95%) SQL
17 14 (17.95%) CCNP
18 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
18 13 (16.67%) SharePoint
19 12 (15.38%) LDAP
19 12 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013

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 16 (20.51%) MS Exchange
2 13 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 12 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (8.97%) IIS
5 6 (7.69%) Apache
6 5 (6.41%) Confluence
7 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (3.85%) Skype for Business
8 2 (2.56%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.28%) Acrobat
2 1 (1.28%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) C-CURE
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.28%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 26 (33.33%) Office 365
2 17 (21.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (11.54%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (8.97%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.28%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (64.10%) Firewall
2 33 (42.31%) VPN
3 27 (34.62%) WAN
4 24 (30.77%) DNS
5 21 (26.92%) DHCP
5 21 (26.92%) LAN
6 20 (25.64%) TCP/IP
7 17 (21.79%) Network Security
8 12 (15.38%) Remote Desktop
9 11 (14.10%) BGP
9 11 (14.10%) Internet
10 9 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (11.54%) OSPF
11 8 (10.26%) iSCSI
11 8 (10.26%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (8.97%) IPsec
12 7 (8.97%) MPLS
13 6 (7.69%) IP Telephony
14 5 (6.41%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (6.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) MySQL
3 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Bitbucket
1 5 (6.41%) Jenkins
1 5 (6.41%) JIRA
2 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (2.56%) Subversion
2 2 (2.56%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.28%) AutoIt
General
1 8 (10.26%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Automotive
3 5 (6.41%) Marketing
4 4 (5.13%) Retail
5 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (28.21%) Network Engineer
2 18 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 11 (14.10%) Administrator
3 11 (14.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (12.82%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (12.82%) Linux Administrator
5 9 (11.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (10.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (10.26%) IT Support
6 8 (10.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (10.26%) Windows Administrator
6 8 (10.26%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 7 (8.97%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Server Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.38%) LDAP
2 5 (6.41%) .NET
2 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET
2 5 (6.41%) LAMP
2 5 (6.41%) Web Services
3 4 (5.13%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.28%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.41%) Analytical Mindset
3 5 (6.41%) Private Cloud
4 4 (5.13%) CCTV
5 3 (3.85%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.56%) Clustering
6 2 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.56%) Replication
7 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.28%) FMCG
7 1 (1.28%) Life Science
7 1 (1.28%) NHS
7 1 (1.28%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 54 (69.23%) Windows
2 46 (58.97%) Windows Server
3 21 (26.92%) Linux
3 21 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (14.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (10.26%) Windows 7
5 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (8.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (7.69%) CentOS
7 6 (7.69%) Ubuntu
7 6 (7.69%) Windows 8
8 5 (6.41%) Windows 10
9 4 (5.13%) Debian
10 1 (1.28%) Android
10 1 (1.28%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (12.82%) Change Management
2 10 (12.82%) Mentoring
3 9 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (11.54%) ITIL
4 8 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (10.26%) Service Management
5 6 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.41%) Open Source
6 5 (6.41%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.13%) Build Automation
7 4 (5.13%) Change Control
7 4 (5.13%) DevOps
7 4 (5.13%) Load Balancing
7 4 (5.13%) Network Virtualisation
7 4 (5.13%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (5.13%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (34.62%) PowerShell
2 14 (17.95%) SQL
3 8 (10.26%) Perl
4 7 (8.97%) Bash Shell
5 6 (7.69%) Python
6 5 (6.41%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.41%) PHP
6 5 (6.41%) VBScript
7 1 (1.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (21.79%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (20.51%) CCNA
3 14 (17.95%) CCNP
4 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (8.97%) MCSE
6 5 (6.41%) MCSA
7 4 (5.13%) CCENT
7 4 (5.13%) Degree
8 3 (3.85%) MCITP
8 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.56%) CCIE
9 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.28%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.28%) CCA
10 1 (1.28%) CCDP
10 1 (1.28%) CISA
10 1 (1.28%) CISSP
10 1 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.28%) MCP
10 1 (1.28%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) PCI DSS
2 5 (6.41%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.28%) COBIT
4 1 (1.28%) GPG13
4 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (47.44%) Active Directory
2 31 (39.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (24.36%) Hyper-V
4 9 (11.54%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (10.26%) DFS Replication
6 7 (8.97%) vSphere
7 3 (3.85%) NFS
7 3 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.56%) VMware NSX
8 2 (2.56%) XenApp
8 2 (2.56%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.28%) BitLocker
9 1 (1.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.28%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.28%) VirtualBox
9 1 (1.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (12.82%) Backup Exec
2 5 (6.41%) Nessus
3 4 (5.13%) Cacti
3 4 (5.13%) Nagios
4 3 (3.85%) SCCM
5 2 (2.56%) Grafana
5 2 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.56%) Puppet
5 2 (2.56%) Salt
5 2 (2.56%) SCOM
5 2 (2.56%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.56%) Terraform
5 2 (2.56%) vRealize
5 2 (2.56%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 1 (1.28%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.28%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.28%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 38 (48.72%) VMware
2 24 (30.77%) Cisco
3 23 (29.49%) Microsoft
4 10 (12.82%) CheckPoint
4 10 (12.82%) HP
5 9 (11.54%) Juniper
5 9 (11.54%) Red Hat
6 8 (10.26%) Remedy
7 7 (8.97%) Citrix
7 7 (8.97%) Dell
7 7 (8.97%) Meraki
8 6 (7.69%) Veeam
8 6 (7.69%) WatchGuard
9 5 (6.41%) Atlassian
9 5 (6.41%) Fortinet
9 5 (6.41%) NetApp
9 5 (6.41%) Palo Alto
10 3 (3.85%) F5
10 3 (3.85%) McAfee
10 3 (3.85%) Symantec