Period
to 17 February 2019

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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 79 79
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +59
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 6 35 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.69% 2.76% 2.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.29% 14.11% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4 37 48
Kent median annual salary £32,750 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.16% +15.29% +42.86%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £38,250 £60,000 £80,000
South East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -11.76% -5.56%

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 140 248 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 16.13% 19.57% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 125 208 243
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £41,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.17% +4.38% +8.11%
10th Percentile £22,850 £21,250 £25,150
90th Percentile £54,050 £64,125 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +1.95%

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 17 February 2019. 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 -9 2 £36,500 +21.67% 3
Sittingbourne - 2 £29,000 - 1
West Malling -8 1 - - 1
Tonbridge - 1 - -
VLAN
South East

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 5 (83.33%) VPN
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) Junos
3 2 (33.33%) WLAN
3 2 (33.33%) ADSL
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) IPv4
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 2 (33.33%) Network Design
3 2 (33.33%) JNCIS

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 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) ADSL
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 2 (33.33%) IPv4
3 2 (33.33%) Junos
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) WLAN
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) H.323
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (16.67%) WFM
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) JNCIS
3 1 (16.67%) CCIE
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Genesys
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) Verint