Period
to

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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
England > London
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 676 546 483
Rank change year-on-year -130 -63 0
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 242 131 118
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.31% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.73% 2.92% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 192 124 108
10th Percentile £33,000 £33,825 £30,500
25th Percentile £40,938 £41,125 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.53%
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,313 £67,813
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 8,866 4,490 4,303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.44% 10.74% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4,441 3,070 3,501
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £31,750
25th Percentile £45,051 £47,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +7.53%

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in London

VLAN
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VLAN in London.

Salary trend for VLAN in London

VLAN
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing VLAN in London over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

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 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -29 38 £65,000 +16.59% 12
West London -43 19 £55,000 +32.53% 2
East London -47 11 £34,000 -10.53% 1
South London -45 6 £48,750 -13.33% 3
VLAN
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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.

1 152 (62.81%) Firewall
2 137 (56.61%) DNS
3 130 (53.72%) VPN
4 122 (50.41%) DHCP
5 111 (45.87%) Windows
6 91 (37.60%) WAN
6 91 (37.60%) Microsoft
6 91 (37.60%) Social Skills
7 88 (36.36%) VMware
8 83 (34.30%) Microsoft 365
9 80 (33.06%) Azure
10 74 (30.58%) Cisco
11 71 (29.34%) VMware Infrastructure
12 69 (28.51%) TCP/IP
12 69 (28.51%) Active Directory
13 68 (28.10%) LAN
14 64 (26.45%) Windows Server
15 63 (26.03%) Linux
16 60 (24.79%) AWS
17 50 (20.66%) Python
18 46 (19.01%) Kubernetes
19 45 (18.60%) Wireless
19 45 (18.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 44 (18.18%) Palo Alto
21 43 (17.77%) Ansible
21 43 (17.77%) OSPF
22 42 (17.36%) Cisco Certification
23 40 (16.53%) PowerShell
24 39 (16.12%) DevOps
24 39 (16.12%) SQL

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 27 (11.16%) Apache
2 23 (9.50%) IIS
3 16 (6.61%) SharePoint
4 12 (4.96%) Apache Pulsar
5 10 (4.13%) MS Exchange
6 9 (3.72%) WordPress
7 6 (2.48%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.07%) nginx
9 3 (1.24%) CMS
9 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.83%) WinCC
11 1 (0.41%) Confluence
11 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 20 (8.26%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.65%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.41%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.89%) SAP GTS
2 3 (1.24%) Magento
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 83 (34.30%) Microsoft 365
2 80 (33.06%) Azure
3 60 (24.79%) AWS
4 24 (9.92%) Azure Active Directory
5 17 (7.02%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (6.61%) Google Workspace
7 12 (4.96%) MinIO
8 11 (4.55%) npm
9 10 (4.13%) Azure Logic Apps
9 10 (4.13%) IaaS
10 9 (3.72%) SaaS
11 7 (2.89%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (2.89%) GCP
12 6 (2.48%) Amazon ELB
12 6 (2.48%) Azure DevOps
12 6 (2.48%) Cloudflare
12 6 (2.48%) Nutanix
13 5 (2.07%) Azure Storage
13 5 (2.07%) GitHub
13 5 (2.07%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 152 (62.81%) Firewall
2 137 (56.61%) DNS
3 130 (53.72%) VPN
4 122 (50.41%) DHCP
5 91 (37.60%) WAN
6 69 (28.51%) TCP/IP
7 68 (28.10%) LAN
8 45 (18.60%) Wireless
9 43 (17.77%) OSPF
10 37 (15.29%) Wi-Fi
11 30 (12.40%) SD-WAN
11 30 (12.40%) SSL
12 29 (11.98%) VoIP
13 27 (11.16%) BGP
13 27 (11.16%) MPLS
14 26 (10.74%) Network Security
15 25 (10.33%) Cisco Nexus
15 25 (10.33%) HTTP
15 25 (10.33%) IPsec
16 23 (9.50%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.98%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (8.26%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (6.61%) SQL Server
4 13 (5.37%) MySQL
5 12 (4.96%) Aerospike
5 12 (4.96%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (4.96%) ArangoDB
5 12 (4.96%) Big Data
5 12 (4.96%) CockroachDB
5 12 (4.96%) Couchbase
5 12 (4.96%) Hadoop
5 12 (4.96%) Redis
5 12 (4.96%) Scylla
6 9 (3.72%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (3.31%) InfluxDB
8 7 (2.89%) MariaDB
9 3 (1.24%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.83%) Data Lake
10 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 28 (11.57%) Jenkins
2 22 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 16 (6.61%) GitLab
4 7 (2.89%) GCC
5 6 (2.48%) Subversion
6 5 (2.07%) Bitbucket Server
6 5 (2.07%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.07%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.65%) JIRA
8 1 (0.41%) Bitbucket
General
1 91 (37.60%) Social Skills
2 27 (11.16%) Finance
3 12 (4.96%) Organisational Skills
4 11 (4.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 9 (3.72%) Law
5 9 (3.72%) Presentation Skills
6 8 (3.31%) Marketing
7 7 (2.89%) Advertising
7 7 (2.89%) Telecoms
8 6 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.65%) Automotive
9 4 (1.65%) Retail
9 4 (1.65%) Wearables
10 3 (1.24%) Documentation Skills
10 3 (1.24%) Legal
11 2 (0.83%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.83%) Banking
12 1 (0.41%) Aviation
Job Titles
1 62 (25.62%) Network Engineer
2 45 (18.60%) Support Engineer
3 27 (11.16%) DevOps Engineer
4 25 (10.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 24 (9.92%) Systems Engineer
6 18 (7.44%) IT Engineer
6 18 (7.44%) IT Support
7 16 (6.61%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 16 (6.61%) 2nd Line Support
7 16 (6.61%) Senior Network Engineer
8 15 (6.20%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 15 (6.20%) Network Security Engineer
8 15 (6.20%) Security Engineer
8 15 (6.20%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 13 (5.37%) IT Support Engineer
10 11 (4.55%) Lead Network Engineer
10 11 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 11 (4.55%) Site Engineer
11 10 (4.13%) Backend Developer
11 10 (4.13%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.44%) 802.1X
2 12 (4.96%) Elastic Stack
2 12 (4.96%) Kafka
2 12 (4.96%) WebSockets
3 11 (4.55%) libvirt
3 11 (4.55%) Node.js
4 10 (4.13%) .NET
5 5 (2.07%) Web Services
6 2 (0.83%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (0.83%) LAMP
7 1 (0.41%) J2EE
7 1 (0.41%) REST
7 1 (0.41%) SAML
7 1 (0.41%) WSH
7 1 (0.41%) XML
7 1 (0.41%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.29%) Data Centre
2 27 (11.16%) User Experience
3 21 (8.68%) Social Media
4 15 (6.20%) Management Information System
5 13 (5.37%) Private Cloud
5 13 (5.37%) Smartphone
6 12 (4.96%) Video Conferencing
7 11 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
8 10 (4.13%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (4.13%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (4.13%) Sports Betting
9 8 (3.31%) Fibre Optics
10 7 (2.89%) Public Cloud
11 5 (2.07%) CCTV
11 5 (2.07%) CMDB
12 4 (1.65%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.65%) Digital Signage
13 3 (1.24%) Clustering
13 3 (1.24%) IPTV
14 2 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 111 (45.87%) Windows
2 64 (26.45%) Windows Server
3 63 (26.03%) Linux
4 36 (14.88%) Windows 10
5 35 (14.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (12.40%) Mac OS
7 27 (11.16%) Android
8 22 (9.09%) Windows Server 2016
9 20 (8.26%) Apple iOS
10 16 (6.61%) CentOS
11 13 (5.37%) VMS
12 11 (4.55%) Windows Server 2019
13 10 (4.13%) Mac OS X
14 8 (3.31%) Amazon Linux
15 7 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
16 4 (1.65%) Debian
17 3 (1.24%) SUSE
17 3 (1.24%) Ubuntu
18 2 (0.83%) Unix
19 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (18.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 39 (16.12%) DevOps
3 28 (11.57%) CI/CD
4 27 (11.16%) Project Management
5 26 (10.74%) Infrastructure as Code
6 24 (9.92%) Information Security
6 24 (9.92%) Problem-Solving
7 23 (9.50%) Cybersecurity
8 19 (7.85%) Network Management
9 18 (7.44%) Agile
9 18 (7.44%) Incident Management
10 17 (7.02%) ITIL
11 16 (6.61%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (6.61%) Network Segmentation
11 16 (6.61%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 15 (6.20%) Load Balancing
12 15 (6.20%) Security Patching
12 15 (6.20%) Virtual Infrastructure
13 14 (5.79%) Computer Science
13 14 (5.79%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 50 (20.66%) Python
2 40 (16.53%) PowerShell
3 39 (16.12%) SQL
4 29 (11.98%) Bash
5 19 (7.85%) Go
6 18 (7.44%) Java
7 15 (6.20%) C++
8 12 (4.96%) C#
9 10 (4.13%) C
10 5 (2.07%) JavaScript
10 5 (2.07%) Perl
10 5 (2.07%) Ruby
11 4 (1.65%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (17.36%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (15.29%) CCNP
3 27 (11.16%) CCNA
4 24 (9.92%) Degree
5 14 (5.79%) MCSE
5 14 (5.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (3.72%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (2.89%) JNCIP
8 5 (2.07%) AWS Certification
8 5 (2.07%) Network+ Certification
8 5 (2.07%) RHCE
9 4 (1.65%) A+ Certification
9 4 (1.65%) CCDA
9 4 (1.65%) CCENT
9 4 (1.65%) CEH
9 4 (1.65%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (1.65%) CWNA
10 3 (1.24%) JNCIA
10 3 (1.24%) MCSA
10 3 (1.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.13%) SLA
2 5 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.24%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (1.24%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (0.83%) IEC 61131
5 1 (0.41%) ISA99
5 1 (0.41%) NIST
5 1 (0.41%) NIST 800
5 1 (0.41%) PMO
5 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 71 (29.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (28.51%) Active Directory
3 36 (14.88%) Docker
4 27 (11.16%) vSphere
5 24 (9.92%) Virtual Machines
5 24 (9.92%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (7.85%) Hyper-V
7 13 (5.37%) Virtual Servers
8 12 (4.96%) KVM
9 11 (4.55%) Ceph
10 7 (2.89%) iptables
11 6 (2.48%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (1.65%) Firmware
12 4 (1.65%) NFS
13 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.83%) Squid
15 1 (0.41%) DRBD
15 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 46 (19.01%) Kubernetes
2 43 (17.77%) Ansible
3 31 (12.81%) Terraform
4 24 (9.92%) Grafana
4 24 (9.92%) Prometheus
5 19 (7.85%) Microsoft Intune
5 19 (7.85%) Puppet
6 17 (7.02%) HAProxy
6 17 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (4.96%) Docker Swarm
7 12 (4.96%) Graphite
7 12 (4.96%) Salt
8 11 (4.55%) Jamf Pro
8 11 (4.55%) vCenter Server
9 10 (4.13%) cPanel
10 8 (3.31%) Kibana
10 8 (3.31%) TrustSec
11 7 (2.89%) Failover Clustering
11 7 (2.89%) WSUS
12 6 (2.48%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 91 (37.60%) Microsoft
2 88 (36.36%) VMware
3 74 (30.58%) Cisco
4 44 (18.18%) Palo Alto
5 34 (14.05%) Citrix
6 27 (11.16%) Meraki
7 25 (10.33%) Google
8 23 (9.50%) HP
9 22 (9.09%) Red Hat
10 20 (8.26%) Aruba
10 20 (8.26%) Splunk
11 19 (7.85%) Oracle
12 15 (6.20%) SolarWinds
13 14 (5.79%) Apple
13 14 (5.79%) IBM
13 14 (5.79%) Mitel
14 13 (5.37%) Fortinet
15 12 (4.96%) Zscaler
16 11 (4.55%) Riverbed
16 11 (4.55%) ServiceNow