Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
England > North East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 109 120
Rank change year-on-year +22 +11 -10
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 17 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.26% 0.33% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.46% 2.09% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 1
North East median annual salary £32,500 £29,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.07% -17.14% -41.67%
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 the North East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 263 239 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.52% 15.78% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 236 209 101
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £21,656 £24,750 £21,750
90th Percentile £52,884 £60,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing VLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in the North East

VLAN
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for VLAN in the North East

VLAN
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in the North East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VLAN in the North East

VLAN
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the North East region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Tyne and Wear +25 13 £32,500 +12.07% 1
Durham -15 2 £25,000 -13.79%
VLAN
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 14 (82.35%) DNS
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco
3 12 (70.59%) Windows
3 12 (70.59%) WAN
4 11 (64.71%) DHCP
4 11 (64.71%) VMware
5 10 (58.82%) ITIL
5 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
6 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
6 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
6 9 (52.94%) Citrix
6 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
6 9 (52.94%) Firewall
6 9 (52.94%) Hyper-V
6 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
7 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (47.06%) LAN
7 8 (47.06%) Linux
7 8 (47.06%) Veritas
8 7 (41.18%) SAN
8 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
8 7 (41.18%) Backup Exec
8 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (41.18%) Office 365
9 6 (35.29%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (35.29%) Patch Management
9 6 (35.29%) XenApp

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
2 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (23.53%) Apache
3 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (11.76%) iPlanet
4 2 (11.76%) JBoss
4 2 (11.76%) MQSeries
4 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
4 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
4 2 (11.76%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (41.18%) Office 365
2 6 (35.29%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) DNS
2 12 (70.59%) WAN
3 11 (64.71%) DHCP
4 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
5 9 (52.94%) Firewall
6 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (47.06%) LAN
7 7 (41.18%) SAN
8 6 (35.29%) SMTP
8 6 (35.29%) WLAN
9 5 (29.41%) NAS
9 5 (29.41%) VoIP
9 5 (29.41%) VPN
10 3 (17.65%) DMZ
11 2 (11.76%) Asterisk PBX
11 2 (11.76%) DAB
11 2 (11.76%) FTP
11 2 (11.76%) Network Security
11 2 (11.76%) SSH
11 2 (11.76%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Operations Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Juniper Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Network Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (5.88%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) WAP
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) J2EE
4 1 (5.88%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) Replication
3 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Grid Computing
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (5.88%) CESG
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 8 (47.06%) Linux
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (29.41%) CentOS
5 5 (29.41%) Ubuntu
6 3 (17.65%) Unix
7 2 (11.76%) AIX
7 2 (11.76%) HPUX
7 2 (11.76%) Solaris
7 2 (11.76%) SUSE
7 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Patch Management
3 3 (17.65%) Change Control
3 3 (17.65%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
3 3 (17.65%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 3 (17.65%) OpenUP
3 3 (17.65%) Proactive Monitoring
3 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.76%) Hardware Maintenance
4 2 (11.76%) High Availability
4 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 2 (11.76%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (5.88%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.76%) C
2 2 (11.76%) C-shell
2 2 (11.76%) Korn
2 2 (11.76%) Perl
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
2 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (5.88%) CISM
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) CITP
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) IISP
2 1 (5.88%) ISSAP
2 1 (5.88%) MBCS
2 1 (5.88%) MCSA
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) COBIT
1 1 (5.88%) GDPR
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
1 9 (52.94%) Hyper-V
2 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (35.29%) DFS Replication
3 6 (35.29%) XenApp
4 2 (11.76%) KVM
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (11.76%) Samba
4 2 (11.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Backup Exec
2 6 (35.29%) WSUS
3 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
3 2 (11.76%) OpenView
3 2 (11.76%) SCCM
3 2 (11.76%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 11 (64.71%) VMware
3 9 (52.94%) Citrix
3 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 8 (47.06%) Veritas
5 6 (35.29%) arcserve
5 6 (35.29%) CA
5 6 (35.29%) Sophos
5 6 (35.29%) Symantec
5 6 (35.29%) Veeam
6 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
7 4 (23.53%) HP
8 2 (11.76%) Brocade
8 2 (11.76%) Cognos
8 2 (11.76%) Dell
8 2 (11.76%) Juniper
8 2 (11.76%) Opsware
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle
8 2 (11.76%) PlateSpin
8 2 (11.76%) Sun