Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
England > London
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 476 425 475
Rank change year-on-year -51 +50 -31
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 365 511 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.54% 0.69% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.93% 4.60% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 330 467 407
London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,875 £75,000 £70,000
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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 9,297 11,103 12,404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.68% 14.90% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7,633 9,083 10,650
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.77% +6.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in London

VLAN
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for VLAN in London

VLAN
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in London over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for VLAN in London

VLAN
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the London region over the 6 months to 23 September 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
Central London -39 101 £50,000 +6.38% 18
West London -11 14 £36,000 -14.29% 11
South London -5 13 £47,500 +18.75% 5
North London +7 2 £57,500 +53.33% 2
East London -7 2 £32,750 +12.93% 2
VLAN
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 London region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 231 (63.29%) Firewall
2 210 (57.53%) Windows
3 177 (48.49%) VPN
4 174 (47.67%) LAN
5 171 (46.85%) WAN
6 170 (46.58%) Cisco
7 168 (46.03%) Active Directory
8 140 (38.36%) Microsoft
9 135 (36.99%) VMware
10 130 (35.62%) DNS
11 129 (35.34%) Windows Server
12 106 (29.04%) Office 365
13 105 (28.77%) DHCP
14 97 (26.58%) Cisco Certification
15 94 (25.75%) TCP/IP
16 89 (24.38%) Windows Server 2008
17 84 (23.01%) VMware Infrastructure
18 82 (22.47%) Hyper-V
19 80 (21.92%) Microsoft Azure
19 80 (21.92%) Finance
20 78 (21.37%) BGP
20 78 (21.37%) Linux
21 76 (20.82%) MPLS
22 75 (20.55%) Windows Server 2012
23 71 (19.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 71 (19.45%) ITIL
24 70 (19.18%) MS Exchange
25 69 (18.90%) CCNP
26 67 (18.36%) OSPF
27 66 (18.08%) Microsoft Office

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 70 (19.18%) MS Exchange
2 32 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 30 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (7.95%) SharePoint
5 13 (3.56%) Apache
6 12 (3.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 12 (3.29%) Skype for Business
7 11 (3.01%) IIS
7 11 (3.01%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (1.64%) JBoss
8 6 (1.64%) nginx
8 6 (1.64%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.10%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.82%) CMS
11 2 (0.55%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.55%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 66 (18.08%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.10%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.27%) Maya
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.27%) NUKE
3 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.19%) Elite 3E
2 3 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.55%) Maximo
3 2 (0.55%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.27%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.27%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 106 (29.04%) Office 365
2 80 (21.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 66 (18.08%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (7.95%) Mimecast
5 25 (6.85%) G Suite
6 16 (4.38%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (3.01%) IaaS
7 11 (3.01%) OneDrive
8 8 (2.19%) Dropbox
9 7 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (1.92%) SaaS
10 5 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.82%) PaaS
12 2 (0.55%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.55%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.55%) OpenDNS
12 2 (0.55%) Serverless
13 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 231 (63.29%) Firewall
2 177 (48.49%) VPN
3 174 (47.67%) LAN
4 171 (46.85%) WAN
5 130 (35.62%) DNS
6 105 (28.77%) DHCP
7 94 (25.75%) TCP/IP
8 78 (21.37%) BGP
9 76 (20.82%) MPLS
10 67 (18.36%) OSPF
11 61 (16.71%) VoIP
11 61 (16.71%) WLAN
12 58 (15.89%) Network Security
13 56 (15.34%) Wireless
14 47 (12.88%) SAN
15 46 (12.60%) Cisco Nexus
16 45 (12.33%) Internet
17 29 (7.95%) IPsec
18 26 (7.12%) Wi-Fi
19 25 (6.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (14.25%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (3.84%) MySQL
4 12 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (2.47%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.19%) Redis
7 6 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (1.64%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.82%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.55%) dBASE
10 2 (0.55%) HBase
10 2 (0.55%) InfluxDB
10 2 (0.55%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.55%) QlikView
10 2 (0.55%) Scylla
11 1 (0.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (1.64%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.10%) JIRA
3 3 (0.82%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (0.55%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.27%) GitLab
5 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 80 (21.92%) Finance
2 42 (11.51%) Law
3 41 (11.23%) Banking
4 22 (6.03%) Legal
5 17 (4.66%) Retail
6 15 (4.11%) Financial Institution
7 14 (3.84%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.19%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.37%) Local Government
10 4 (1.10%) Advertising
11 3 (0.82%) French Language
12 1 (0.27%) Automotive
12 1 (0.27%) Electronics
12 1 (0.27%) Games
12 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.27%) Marketing
12 1 (0.27%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 96 (26.30%) Network Engineer
2 69 (18.90%) Analyst
3 56 (15.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 52 (14.25%) Support Engineer
5 33 (9.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 31 (8.49%) Senior Network Engineer
7 29 (7.95%) 3rd Line Support
8 27 (7.40%) IT Support
8 27 (7.40%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 27 (7.40%) Security Engineer
9 26 (7.12%) Cisco Engineer
10 25 (6.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 24 (6.58%) Network Security Engineer
12 23 (6.30%) 2nd Line Support
12 23 (6.30%) Network Analyst
13 22 (6.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 22 (6.03%) Support Analyst
14 19 (5.21%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
14 19 (5.21%) Senior Cisco Engineer
15 16 (4.38%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.75%) 802.1X
2 9 (2.47%) LAMP
3 8 (2.19%) .NET
3 8 (2.19%) Web Services
3 8 (2.19%) XML
4 7 (1.92%) HTML
4 7 (1.92%) JSON
4 7 (1.92%) LDAP
5 6 (1.64%) LEMP Stack
5 6 (1.64%) Middleware
6 3 (0.82%) Hibernate
6 3 (0.82%) J2EE
6 3 (0.82%) Kafka
6 3 (0.82%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (0.82%) Spring
6 3 (0.82%) XMPP
7 2 (0.55%) CSS
7 2 (0.55%) WAP
8 1 (0.27%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.27%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 66 (18.08%) Data Centre
2 34 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (8.22%) Computer Science
4 21 (5.75%) Fintech
5 20 (5.48%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (4.38%) Hedge funds
7 14 (3.84%) Replication
8 13 (3.56%) BBC
9 11 (3.01%) Management Information System
9 11 (3.01%) Private Cloud
9 11 (3.01%) Public Cloud
10 10 (2.74%) Clustering
11 9 (2.47%) EPoS
12 7 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 7 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
12 7 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
13 6 (1.64%) User Experience
14 5 (1.37%) HP StoreVirtual
15 4 (1.10%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 210 (57.53%) Windows
2 129 (35.34%) Windows Server
3 89 (24.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 78 (21.37%) Linux
5 75 (20.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 59 (16.16%) Windows 7
7 48 (13.15%) Windows 10
8 28 (7.67%) Windows 8
9 26 (7.12%) Mac OS X
10 13 (3.56%) Unix
11 10 (2.74%) CentOS
12 8 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (1.92%) Windows Vista
14 6 (1.64%) Android
14 6 (1.64%) CoreOS
15 4 (1.10%) Solaris
15 4 (1.10%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.82%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (19.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 71 (19.45%) ITIL
2 45 (12.33%) Load Balancing
3 42 (11.51%) Network Architecture
4 33 (9.04%) Network Design
4 33 (9.04%) Problem-Solving
5 32 (8.77%) DevOps
5 32 (8.77%) Migration
6 26 (7.12%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (6.03%) Cybersecurity
7 22 (6.03%) Kalman Filter
7 22 (6.03%) Network Management
8 21 (5.75%) Mentoring
9 20 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 20 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
9 20 (5.48%) Information Security
9 20 (5.48%) Service Management
10 18 (4.93%) Configuration Management
10 18 (4.93%) High Availability
10 18 (4.93%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 65 (17.81%) PowerShell
2 57 (15.62%) SQL
3 24 (6.58%) Python
4 23 (6.30%) Bash Shell
5 10 (2.74%) PHP
6 7 (1.92%) C
7 6 (1.64%) Ruby
7 6 (1.64%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.37%) Perl
8 5 (1.37%) VB
9 4 (1.10%) Java
9 4 (1.10%) VBScript
10 3 (0.82%) C-shell
11 2 (0.55%) C#
12 1 (0.27%) C++
12 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 97 (26.58%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (18.90%) CCNP
3 54 (14.79%) Degree
4 53 (14.52%) CCNA
5 30 (8.22%) Computer Science Degree
6 29 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 25 (6.85%) MCSE
8 19 (5.21%) CCIE
9 16 (4.38%) CCSE
10 14 (3.84%) CCSA
11 6 (1.64%) MCSA
12 5 (1.37%) JNCIE
12 5 (1.37%) JNCIP
12 5 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (1.10%) MCP
14 3 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.55%) CCSP
15 2 (0.55%) VCP6
16 1 (0.27%) CCDP
16 1 (0.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.67%) SLA
2 13 (3.56%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.37%) GDPR
5 3 (0.82%) QA
6 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.55%) PMO
6 2 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 168 (46.03%) Active Directory
2 84 (23.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (22.47%) Hyper-V
4 20 (5.48%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (4.93%) DFS Replication
6 14 (3.84%) Terminal Services
7 13 (3.56%) Docker
8 12 (3.29%) XenApp
9 11 (3.01%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (1.92%) vSphere
11 6 (1.64%) iptables
11 6 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (1.37%) VMware NSX
12 5 (1.37%) Xen
13 3 (0.82%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 2 (0.55%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.55%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (7.95%) SCCM
2 20 (5.48%) Backup Exec
3 13 (3.56%) Ansible
4 11 (3.01%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (2.47%) Nagios
5 9 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (2.47%) SolarWinds Orion
5 9 (2.47%) Terraform
5 9 (2.47%) WSUS
6 8 (2.19%) Cisco Prime
6 8 (2.19%) Single Sign-On
7 6 (1.64%) HAProxy
7 6 (1.64%) Kubernetes
7 6 (1.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 6 (1.64%) SCOM
8 5 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (1.37%) ZABBIX
9 4 (1.10%) AirWatch
9 4 (1.10%) Graylog
9 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 170 (46.58%) Cisco
2 140 (38.36%) Microsoft
3 135 (36.99%) VMware
4 58 (15.89%) Citrix
5 52 (14.25%) Palo Alto
6 49 (13.42%) CheckPoint
7 46 (12.60%) F5
8 42 (11.51%) Google
9 39 (10.68%) Meraki
10 36 (9.86%) HP
11 24 (6.58%) SolarWinds
12 23 (6.30%) Fortinet
13 21 (5.75%) Juniper
14 20 (5.48%) Oracle
15 19 (5.21%) Riverbed
16 18 (4.93%) Avaya
16 18 (4.93%) Veeam
17 15 (4.11%) NetApp
18 14 (3.84%) Apple
19 12 (3.29%) Symantec