Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 256 297 299
Rank change year-on-year +41 +2 -3
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 103 63 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.85% 0.48% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.50% 3.02% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 82 85 77
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -2.30% +7.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £57,500
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 2289 2088 2650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.98% 16.01% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1901 1687 2073
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £64,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +42 73 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire -44 16 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Essex +26 7 £30,250 -18.24%
Bedfordshire +22 3 £42,500 -17.07%
Suffolk +9 3 £17,500 -35.19%
Norfolk +12 1 £25,000 -30.56%
VLAN
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing VLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 69 (66.99%) Firewall
2 62 (60.19%) DNS
3 60 (58.25%) LAN
4 59 (57.28%) DHCP
5 57 (55.34%) Windows
6 53 (51.46%) VPN
7 51 (49.51%) WAN
8 46 (44.66%) Active Directory
9 43 (41.75%) VMware
9 43 (41.75%) Windows Server
10 37 (35.92%) TCP/IP
10 37 (35.92%) Cisco
10 37 (35.92%) MS Exchange
11 33 (32.04%) OSPF
11 33 (32.04%) Windows Server 2008
12 31 (30.10%) VMware Infrastructure
12 31 (30.10%) BGP
12 31 (30.10%) ITIL
12 31 (30.10%) VoIP
13 30 (29.13%) SLA
14 29 (28.16%) Microsoft
14 29 (28.16%) Office 365
15 28 (27.18%) Cisco Certification
16 26 (25.24%) Windows Server 2012
16 26 (25.24%) Data Centre
17 25 (24.27%) SAN
18 24 (23.30%) Linux
19 22 (21.36%) CCNA
20 21 (20.39%) MPLS
20 21 (20.39%) Degree

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 37 (35.92%) MS Exchange
2 17 (16.50%) CMS
3 14 (13.59%) Skype for Business
4 12 (11.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (9.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.94%) Apache
7 2 (1.94%) nginx
8 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (19.42%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (28.16%) Office 365
2 14 (13.59%) PaaS
3 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.91%) IaaS
6 2 (1.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.94%) Amazon Glacier
6 2 (1.94%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.94%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.94%) AWS CloudTrail
6 2 (1.94%) SaaS
6 2 (1.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 69 (66.99%) Firewall
2 62 (60.19%) DNS
3 60 (58.25%) LAN
4 59 (57.28%) DHCP
5 53 (51.46%) VPN
6 51 (49.51%) WAN
7 37 (35.92%) TCP/IP
8 33 (32.04%) OSPF
9 31 (30.10%) BGP
9 31 (30.10%) VoIP
10 25 (24.27%) SAN
11 21 (20.39%) HSRP
11 21 (20.39%) MPLS
12 18 (17.48%) HTTP
13 17 (16.50%) FTP
13 17 (16.50%) HTTPS
13 17 (16.50%) Intrusion Detection
13 17 (16.50%) tcpdump
13 17 (16.50%) Telnet
13 17 (16.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.65%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.94%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.94%) MySQL
General
1 18 (17.48%) Finance
2 16 (15.53%) Back Office
2 16 (15.53%) Military
3 15 (14.56%) Retail
4 13 (12.62%) Games
5 2 (1.94%) Advertising
5 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (27.18%) Support Engineer
2 25 (24.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 23 (22.33%) Administrator
4 21 (20.39%) 3rd Line Support
5 20 (19.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 19 (18.45%) Network Engineer
7 17 (16.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (16.50%) IT Administrator
7 17 (16.50%) Network Administrator
8 12 (11.65%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (11.65%) IT Support
9 9 (8.74%) Consultant
9 9 (8.74%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 9 (8.74%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 9 (8.74%) Information Security Consultant
9 9 (8.74%) Information Security Engineer
9 9 (8.74%) Infrastructure Support
9 9 (8.74%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 9 (8.74%) Office 365 Engineer
9 9 (8.74%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.50%) POSIX
2 3 (2.91%) Web Services
3 2 (1.94%) Apache Axis
3 2 (1.94%) HTML
3 2 (1.94%) WSH
4 1 (0.97%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.24%) Data Centre
2 17 (16.50%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.74%) Data Protection Act
3 9 (8.74%) User Experience
4 7 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.85%) iPad
6 4 (3.88%) Driving Licence
6 4 (3.88%) Fat Client
6 4 (3.88%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.94%) Fintech
7 2 (1.94%) PKI
8 1 (0.97%) CCTV
8 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.97%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 57 (55.34%) Windows
2 43 (41.75%) Windows Server
3 33 (32.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (25.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (23.30%) Linux
6 15 (14.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (13.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (9.71%) Windows 7
9 5 (4.85%) CentOS
10 3 (2.91%) Ubuntu
10 3 (2.91%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.94%) Unix
12 1 (0.97%) Debian
12 1 (0.97%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.97%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.10%) ITIL
2 18 (17.48%) Data Security
3 17 (16.50%) Data Encryption
3 17 (16.50%) Network Optimisation
4 16 (15.53%) Document Management
4 16 (15.53%) Mentoring
5 15 (14.56%) Information Security
6 14 (13.59%) Coaching
6 14 (13.59%) E-Commerce
7 13 (12.62%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (12.62%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (10.68%) Problem Management
9 10 (9.71%) Change Management
9 10 (9.71%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (8.74%) Cryptography
10 9 (8.74%) Data Protection
10 9 (8.74%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (8.74%) Patch Management
10 9 (8.74%) Regulatory Compliance
11 8 (7.77%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.48%) PowerShell
2 11 (10.68%) SQL
2 11 (10.68%) VBScript
3 3 (2.91%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.94%) C#
4 2 (1.94%) Java
4 2 (1.94%) Korn
4 2 (1.94%) PHP
5 1 (0.97%) C
5 1 (0.97%) Perl
5 1 (0.97%) Python
5 1 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (27.18%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (21.36%) CCNA
3 21 (20.39%) Degree
4 16 (15.53%) CCNP
4 16 (15.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (14.56%) MCSE
6 11 (10.68%) CISSP
7 9 (8.74%) MCSA
8 7 (6.80%) SC Cleared
8 7 (6.80%) Security Cleared
9 6 (5.83%) CCAA
9 6 (5.83%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (5.83%) JNCIS
9 6 (5.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (4.85%) CCDP
10 5 (4.85%) MCP
11 3 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (2.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (0.97%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (29.13%) SLA
2 15 (14.56%) PCI DSS
3 10 (9.71%) Cyber Essentials
3 10 (9.71%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 10 (9.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (44.66%) Active Directory
2 31 (30.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (18.45%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (15.53%) Hyper-V
5 14 (13.59%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.94%) Docker
6 2 (1.94%) KVM
6 2 (1.94%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.94%) Postfix
6 2 (1.94%) PowerDNS
6 2 (1.94%) VMware NSX
6 2 (1.94%) vSphere
6 2 (1.94%) XenApp
6 2 (1.94%) XenServer
7 1 (0.97%) iptables
Systems Management
1 14 (13.59%) WSUS
2 8 (7.77%) SCCM
3 5 (4.85%) Ansible
3 5 (4.85%) SCOM
4 4 (3.88%) Nagios
4 4 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.91%) Puppet
6 2 (1.94%) Cacti
6 2 (1.94%) Opsview
6 2 (1.94%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.97%) Salt
7 1 (0.97%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (41.75%) VMware
2 37 (35.92%) Cisco
3 29 (28.16%) Microsoft
4 17 (16.50%) HP
4 17 (16.50%) Xerox
5 16 (15.53%) Citrix
6 12 (11.65%) Juniper
7 6 (5.83%) CheckPoint
7 6 (5.83%) SonicWALL
8 4 (3.88%) Veeam
9 3 (2.91%) Apple
9 3 (2.91%) NETGEAR
9 3 (2.91%) Palo Alto
10 2 (1.94%) Acronis
10 2 (1.94%) Aruba
10 2 (1.94%) Avaya
10 2 (1.94%) Brocade
10 2 (1.94%) Polycom
10 2 (1.94%) WorldPay
11 1 (0.97%) Fujitsu