Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 73 85
Rank change year-on-year +1 +12 +55
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 18 36 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.82% 2.72% 2.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.32% 13.85% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 18 37 44
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.58% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,600 £26,250
90th Percentile £38,400 £49,500 £80,000
South East median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.60% -9.41% -

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 Kent with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 159 260 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 16.06% 19.67% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 140 210 351
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.11% +1.37%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £51,500 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +4.05%

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing VLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Kent

VLAN
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VLAN in Kent.

Salary trend for VLAN in Kent

VLAN
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Maidstone +2 13 £32,500 +1.56% 1
Sittingbourne +9 1 £27,000 -28.00%
Tonbridge - 1 - -
VLAN
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 16 (88.89%) VPN
1 16 (88.89%) Firewall
2 14 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (72.22%) Cisco
3 13 (72.22%) CCNA
3 13 (72.22%) Network Design
3 13 (72.22%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (55.56%) LAN
5 9 (50.00%) CCNP
6 8 (44.44%) WAN
7 7 (38.89%) VoIP
7 7 (38.89%) SQL
7 7 (38.89%) Windows
7 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (38.89%) IP Telephony
7 7 (38.89%) VMware
7 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
8 6 (33.33%) Junos
8 6 (33.33%) ADSL
9 5 (27.78%) Linux
9 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (22.22%) DHCP
10 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
10 4 (22.22%) DNS
10 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
11 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 3 (16.67%) WLAN
11 3 (16.67%) ITIL
11 3 (16.67%) MCP

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) Firewall
1 16 (88.89%) VPN
2 10 (55.56%) LAN
3 8 (44.44%) WAN
4 7 (38.89%) IP Telephony
4 7 (38.89%) VoIP
5 6 (33.33%) ADSL
5 6 (33.33%) Junos
6 4 (22.22%) DHCP
6 4 (22.22%) DNS
6 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 3 (16.67%) WLAN
8 2 (11.11%) NAS
9 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (5.56%) CTI
9 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
9 1 (5.56%) Gigabit Ethernet
9 1 (5.56%) IPv4
9 1 (5.56%) MPLS
9 1 (5.56%) OSPF
General
1 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 13 (72.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 13 (72.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Operations Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Operational Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Network Design
1 13 (72.22%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Security Patching
4 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (72.22%) CCNA
3 9 (50.00%) CCNP
4 3 (16.67%) MCP
5 1 (5.56%) JNCIS
5 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Veeam
5 1 (5.56%) Genesys
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Remedy
5 1 (5.56%) Verint