Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 83 129
Rank change year-on-year +8 +46 -22
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 32 45 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.51% 2.75% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.55% 12.20% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 34 47 11
Kent median annual salary £49,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.29% +30.77% -27.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £49,500 £80,000 £67,750
South East median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% -5.56% +12.50%

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 255 369 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 20.02% 22.51% 18.63%
Number of salaries quoted 202 307 354
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,509
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +2.71% -14.10%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,141
% change year-on-year -5.56% +1.95% +10.35%

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in Kent over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram 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 17 January 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
West Malling +15 21 £49,000 -2.00% 1
Maidstone +32 8 £30,000 +13.21%
Aylesford - 1 £30,000 -
Dartford - 1 £37,500 -
VLAN
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Kent region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 31 (96.88%) Cisco
2 30 (93.75%) VPN
2 30 (93.75%) Firewall
3 29 (90.63%) CCNP
3 29 (90.63%) CCNA
3 29 (90.63%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (81.25%) Network Monitoring
5 23 (71.88%) CCIE
5 23 (71.88%) WAN
6 22 (68.75%) MPLS
6 22 (68.75%) Load Balancing
6 22 (68.75%) F5
7 21 (65.63%) ITIL
7 21 (65.63%) CheckPoint
8 20 (62.50%) Change Management
8 20 (62.50%) SolarWinds
9 19 (59.38%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (46.88%) Cisco PIX
11 11 (34.38%) Palo Alto
12 9 (28.13%) VoIP
13 8 (25.00%) Windows
13 8 (25.00%) VMware
13 8 (25.00%) Juniper
13 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
13 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (21.88%) Junos
14 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (21.88%) IP Telephony
14 7 (21.88%) Network Design

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (93.75%) Firewall
1 30 (93.75%) VPN
2 23 (71.88%) WAN
3 22 (68.75%) MPLS
4 19 (59.38%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (46.88%) Cisco PIX
6 9 (28.13%) VoIP
7 7 (21.88%) ADSL
7 7 (21.88%) IP Telephony
7 7 (21.88%) Junos
8 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 3 (9.38%) LAN
10 2 (6.25%) BGP
10 2 (6.25%) DHCP
10 2 (6.25%) DNS
10 2 (6.25%) EIGRP
10 2 (6.25%) IPsec
10 2 (6.25%) OSPF
10 2 (6.25%) VRRP
10 2 (6.25%) WLAN
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Network Engineer
2 18 (56.25%) Deployment Engineer
3 17 (53.13%) Cisco Engineer
4 16 (50.00%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 16 (50.00%) WAN Engineer
5 15 (46.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) IT Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) IT Support
8 1 (3.13%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Juniper Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Network Support
8 1 (3.13%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Support
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
1 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (21.88%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Network Monitoring
2 22 (68.75%) Load Balancing
3 21 (65.63%) ITIL
4 20 (62.50%) Change Management
5 7 (21.88%) Network Design
6 6 (18.75%) Network Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Time Management
8 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.13%) Data Security
8 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.13%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.13%) Service Management
8 1 (3.13%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (90.63%) CCNA
1 29 (90.63%) CCNP
1 29 (90.63%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (71.88%) CCIE
3 2 (6.25%) JNCIA
3 2 (6.25%) JNCIP
3 2 (6.25%) JNCIS
4 1 (3.13%) MCITP
4 1 (3.13%) MCP
4 1 (3.13%) MCSA
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (96.88%) Cisco
2 22 (68.75%) F5
3 21 (65.63%) CheckPoint
4 20 (62.50%) SolarWinds
5 11 (34.38%) Palo Alto
6 8 (25.00%) Juniper
6 8 (25.00%) VMware
7 2 (6.25%) Citrix
7 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.13%) Avaya
8 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.13%) EMC
8 1 (3.13%) Forcepoint