Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 275 268 251
Rank change year-on-year -7 -17 +26
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 97 85 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.75% 0.70% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.32% 4.36% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 83 91 137
East of England median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.24% +41.67% -27.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £19,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £48,750
England median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - -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 2,245 1,950 2,670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.39% 15.98% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,752 1,528 2,166
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +3.45%

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 -10 36 £45,000 -4.86% 4
Cambridgeshire -40 21 £32,500 -23.53% 6
Essex +19 20 £39,000 +4.00% 4
Bedfordshire +17 9 £34,500 -42.50%
Norfolk +16 7 £50,000 +38.89%
Suffolk +8 3 £29,000 -3.33% 1
VLAN
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 60 (61.86%) Firewall
2 52 (53.61%) Windows
3 42 (43.30%) LAN
4 41 (42.27%) WAN
5 40 (41.24%) Cisco
5 40 (41.24%) Microsoft
6 39 (40.21%) TCP/IP
6 39 (40.21%) VMware
7 38 (39.18%) VPN
8 37 (38.14%) Windows Server
9 36 (37.11%) MS Exchange
10 35 (36.08%) Active Directory
11 34 (35.05%) Cisco Certification
12 33 (34.02%) VMware Infrastructure
13 30 (30.93%) CCNA
14 27 (27.84%) Hyper-V
15 26 (26.80%) DNS
15 26 (26.80%) Microsoft Certification
16 24 (24.74%) Data Centre
16 24 (24.74%) Windows Server 2012
17 21 (21.65%) CCNP
17 21 (21.65%) DHCP
18 20 (20.62%) Office 365
19 18 (18.56%) Exchange Server 2013
19 18 (18.56%) Citrix
19 18 (18.56%) BGP
20 17 (17.53%) OSPF
20 17 (17.53%) SQL Server
21 16 (16.49%) Juniper
21 16 (16.49%) Wi-Fi

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 36 (37.11%) MS Exchange
2 18 (18.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (9.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (8.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (6.19%) SharePoint
6 5 (5.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (4.12%) Apache
7 4 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (3.09%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.06%) CMS
9 2 (2.06%) IIS
9 2 (2.06%) nginx
9 2 (2.06%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.03%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (20.62%) Office 365
2 16 (16.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (11.34%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (7.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (7.22%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (7.22%) Amazon Glacier
4 7 (7.22%) Amazon S3
4 7 (7.22%) Amazon SQS
4 7 (7.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (7.22%) AWS CloudTrail
4 7 (7.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (5.15%) IaaS
6 2 (2.06%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (61.86%) Firewall
2 42 (43.30%) LAN
3 41 (42.27%) WAN
4 39 (40.21%) TCP/IP
5 38 (39.18%) VPN
6 26 (26.80%) DNS
7 21 (21.65%) DHCP
8 18 (18.56%) BGP
9 17 (17.53%) OSPF
10 16 (16.49%) Wi-Fi
11 14 (14.43%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (14.43%) Internet
12 12 (12.37%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (12.37%) Ethernet
12 12 (12.37%) MPLS
12 12 (12.37%) Spanning Tree
13 11 (11.34%) HSRP
14 9 (9.28%) IPsec
14 9 (9.28%) VoIP
15 7 (7.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.22%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (6.19%) MySQL
3 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.06%) Subversion
2 1 (1.03%) AutoIt
General
1 11 (11.34%) Finance
2 7 (7.22%) Advertising
2 7 (7.22%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.19%) Retail
4 2 (2.06%) Back Office
4 2 (2.06%) Military
5 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (30.93%) Network Engineer
2 14 (14.43%) Team Leader
3 11 (11.34%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (11.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 11 (11.34%) Infrastructure Manager
3 11 (11.34%) IT Support
4 10 (10.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (10.31%) Support Engineer
4 10 (10.31%) Technical Leader
5 9 (9.28%) Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (7.22%) Deployment Engineer
6 7 (7.22%) Network Deployment Engineer
6 7 (7.22%) Technical Team Leader
7 6 (6.19%) Firewall Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Lead Network Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 5 (5.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.09%) LDAP
1 3 (3.09%) Web Services
2 2 (2.06%) MAPI
2 2 (2.06%) OAuth
2 2 (2.06%) POSIX
3 1 (1.03%) HTML
3 1 (1.03%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.74%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.22%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.22%) Fat Client
3 7 (7.22%) Fintech
3 7 (7.22%) Thin Client
4 6 (6.19%) Replication
5 5 (5.15%) Blackberry
6 4 (4.12%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.06%) Wiki
9 1 (1.03%) Clustering
9 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.03%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.03%) PKI
9 1 (1.03%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.03%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.03%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 52 (53.61%) Windows
2 37 (38.14%) Windows Server
3 24 (24.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (12.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (10.31%) Windows 7
6 7 (7.22%) Windows 8
7 5 (5.15%) Linux
7 5 (5.15%) Windows 10
7 5 (5.15%) Windows NT
7 5 (5.15%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.06%) VMS
8 2 (2.06%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.03%) CentOS
9 1 (1.03%) Debian
9 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.37%) ITIL
1 12 (12.37%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (11.34%) Load Balancing
3 10 (10.31%) Service Delivery
4 9 (9.28%) High Availability
5 7 (7.22%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (7.22%) Problem Management
6 6 (6.19%) Migration
7 5 (5.15%) Disk Encryption
7 5 (5.15%) Mathematics
7 5 (5.15%) Planning and Forecasting
7 5 (5.15%) Project Planning
7 5 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.12%) Change Management
8 4 (4.12%) Demand Management
8 4 (4.12%) Supplier Management
9 3 (3.09%) Data Analysis
9 3 (3.09%) Data Security
9 3 (3.09%) NsoIT
9 3 (3.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.37%) SQL
2 6 (6.19%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.15%) C
4 3 (3.09%) Perl
4 3 (3.09%) PHP
4 3 (3.09%) Python
5 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.03%) Ruby
6 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (35.05%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (30.93%) CCNA
3 26 (26.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (21.65%) CCNP
5 16 (16.49%) Degree
6 11 (11.34%) MCP
6 11 (11.34%) MCSE
7 10 (10.31%) MCITP
7 10 (10.31%) MCSA
8 9 (9.28%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (4.12%) CCIE
9 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared
9 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
10 3 (3.09%) DV Cleared
11 2 (2.06%) CCDP
11 2 (2.06%) CCENT
11 2 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.03%) CCA
12 1 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.40%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) COBIT
2 1 (1.03%) COSO
2 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (36.08%) Active Directory
2 33 (34.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (27.84%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.19%) XenApp
4 6 (6.19%) XenDesktop
4 6 (6.19%) XenServer
5 5 (5.15%) BitLocker
5 5 (5.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (5.15%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (5.15%) VirtualBox
6 2 (2.06%) Ceph
6 2 (2.06%) DFS Replication
6 2 (2.06%) Docker
6 2 (2.06%) Varnish
7 1 (1.03%) KVM
7 1 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.03%) NFS
7 1 (1.03%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 14 (14.43%) SCCM
2 7 (7.22%) Backup Exec
3 6 (6.19%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (3.09%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.06%) Ansible
5 2 (2.06%) Nessus
5 2 (2.06%) Puppet
5 2 (2.06%) SCOM
5 2 (2.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (2.06%) yum
6 1 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.03%) PowerCLI
6 1 (1.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (41.24%) Cisco
1 40 (41.24%) Microsoft
2 39 (40.21%) VMware
3 18 (18.56%) Citrix
4 16 (16.49%) Juniper
5 15 (15.46%) CheckPoint
6 11 (11.34%) Symantec
7 8 (8.25%) Veeam
8 7 (7.22%) Dell
8 7 (7.22%) Palo Alto
8 7 (7.22%) WorldPay
9 6 (6.19%) F5
9 6 (6.19%) McAfee
9 6 (6.19%) Oracle
9 6 (6.19%) Sophos
10 5 (5.15%) Acronis
10 5 (5.15%) HP
10 5 (5.15%) Kaspersky
11 2 (2.06%) Apple
11 2 (2.06%) ShoreTel