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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 29 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
England > South East
6 months to
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 365 305 303
Rank change year-on-year -60 -2 -12
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 136 121 83
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.61% 0.78% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.81% 5.62% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 124 86 73
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £30,375 £32,813 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,000 £40,250 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.59% +0.63% -
75th Percentile £51,500 £52,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £56,000
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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 3,567 2,153 2,439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.92% 13.86% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,988 1,568 1,969
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,350 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £74,125 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +7.53%

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VLAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in the South East

VLAN
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VLAN in the South East.

Salary trend for VLAN in the South East

VLAN
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing VLAN in the South East over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

Salary histogram for VLAN in the South East

VLAN
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the South East region over the 6 months to 29 June 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
Thames Valley -21 51 £48,000 -4.00% 6
Kent -60 48 £37,500 -1.32% 3
Berkshire +13 34 £48,000 -6.34% 3
Hampshire -41 19 £38,750 - 5
Buckinghamshire -37 12 £28,500 -52.50% 2
West Sussex -3 8 £30,000 -27.27%
East Sussex - 6 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire -40 5 £28,000 -25.33% 1
Surrey -58 4 £40,500 -37.69% 3
Home Counties - 1 £62,500 -
VLAN
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 South East region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 109 (80.15%) Microsoft
2 88 (64.71%) Active Directory
3 82 (60.29%) Firewall
4 74 (54.41%) Windows
5 61 (44.85%) VPN
6 59 (43.38%) VMware
7 58 (42.65%) DNS
8 56 (41.18%) DHCP
8 56 (41.18%) Microsoft 365
9 49 (36.03%) VMware Infrastructure
10 47 (34.56%) WAN
11 46 (33.82%) LAN
12 41 (30.15%) ITIL
12 41 (30.15%) Cisco
12 41 (30.15%) Social Skills
13 39 (28.68%) Azure
14 38 (27.94%) SAN
15 37 (27.21%) WLAN
16 36 (26.47%) TCP/IP
16 36 (26.47%) Windows Server
17 33 (24.26%) PowerShell
18 32 (23.53%) Windows 10
19 31 (22.79%) Problem-Solving
19 31 (22.79%) MS Exchange
20 29 (21.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 28 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
22 26 (19.12%) Wireless
23 25 (18.38%) Windows Server 2016
24 24 (17.65%) Project Management
24 24 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 31 (22.79%) MS Exchange
2 14 (10.29%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.74%) Blender
2 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 56 (41.18%) Microsoft 365
2 39 (28.68%) Azure
3 9 (6.62%) IaaS
3 9 (6.62%) PaaS
4 6 (4.41%) AWS
4 6 (4.41%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (3.68%) Nutanix
5 5 (3.68%) SaaS
6 2 (1.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (1.47%) Cloudflare
6 2 (1.47%) GCP
6 2 (1.47%) OpenDNS
7 1 (0.74%) Lucidchart
7 1 (0.74%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 82 (60.29%) Firewall
2 61 (44.85%) VPN
3 58 (42.65%) DNS
4 56 (41.18%) DHCP
5 47 (34.56%) WAN
6 46 (33.82%) LAN
7 38 (27.94%) SAN
8 37 (27.21%) WLAN
9 36 (26.47%) TCP/IP
10 26 (19.12%) Wireless
11 24 (17.65%) Fibre Channel
11 24 (17.65%) NAS
12 17 (12.50%) iSCSI
13 13 (9.56%) BGP
13 13 (9.56%) OSPF
14 9 (6.62%) Network Security
14 9 (6.62%) VoIP
14 9 (6.62%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (6.62%) Wireshark
15 8 (5.88%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.15%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.74%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 41 (30.15%) Social Skills
2 22 (16.18%) Organisational Skills
3 16 (11.76%) Public Sector
4 14 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.68%) Aerospace
5 5 (3.68%) Presentation Skills
6 3 (2.21%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (1.47%) Games
7 2 (1.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.74%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (0.74%) Military
Job Titles
1 33 (24.26%) IT Engineer
2 32 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 31 (22.79%) IT Support
4 28 (20.59%) Support Engineer
5 23 (16.91%) IT Support Engineer
6 21 (15.44%) 2nd Line Support
7 19 (13.97%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 18 (13.24%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 14 (10.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 13 (9.56%) Administrator
10 13 (9.56%) Network Engineer
10 13 (9.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 13 (9.56%) Systems Administrator
11 12 (8.82%) Analyst
12 11 (8.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
12 11 (8.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
12 11 (8.09%) 3rd Line Support
12 11 (8.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 8 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
14 7 (5.15%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.21%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.74%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.24%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.82%) Fat Client
2 12 (8.82%) Thin Client
3 8 (5.88%) Driving Licence
4 7 (5.15%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (4.41%) CCTV
6 5 (3.68%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.94%) CMDB
7 4 (2.94%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.94%) User Experience
8 3 (2.21%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (2.21%) Public Cloud
8 3 (2.21%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.47%) Cyber Defence
9 2 (1.47%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.47%) iPad
9 2 (1.47%) iPhone
9 2 (1.47%) RSA SecurID
10 1 (0.74%) Clustering
10 1 (0.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 74 (54.41%) Windows
2 36 (26.47%) Windows Server
3 32 (23.53%) Windows 10
4 28 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (18.38%) Windows Server 2016
6 23 (16.91%) Windows Server 2019
7 19 (13.97%) Windows 7
8 6 (4.41%) Linux
9 5 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.47%) Kali Linux
10 2 (1.47%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.47%) Unix
11 1 (0.74%) Android
11 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (30.15%) ITIL
2 31 (22.79%) Problem-Solving
3 29 (21.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 24 (17.65%) Project Management
5 22 (16.18%) Mentoring
6 20 (14.71%) Change Control
6 20 (14.71%) Service Delivery
7 19 (13.97%) Business Continuity
8 16 (11.76%) Agile
9 15 (11.03%) Cybersecurity
10 14 (10.29%) PRINCE2
11 13 (9.56%) Network Management
11 13 (9.56%) Problem Management
12 11 (8.09%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (8.09%) Project Delivery
13 8 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
13 8 (5.88%) Proactive Maintenance
14 7 (5.15%) Asset Management
14 7 (5.15%) Network Load Balancing
14 7 (5.15%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (24.26%) PowerShell
2 5 (3.68%) Lua
3 3 (2.21%) SQL
4 2 (1.47%) Bash
4 2 (1.47%) Perl
4 2 (1.47%) PHP
5 1 (0.74%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (17.65%) Degree
1 24 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (9.56%) HNC
2 13 (9.56%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (6.62%) MCITP
5 8 (5.88%) CCNP
5 8 (5.88%) MCSE
6 6 (4.41%) CCNA
7 5 (3.68%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.47%) CCIE
8 2 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.47%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.47%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.74%) CCDA
9 1 (0.74%) CCDP
9 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.74%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.76%) SLA
2 4 (2.94%) PMO
3 2 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.74%) GDPR
System Software
1 88 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 49 (36.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (13.24%) Hyper-V
4 17 (12.50%) Terminal Server
5 10 (7.35%) vSphere
6 7 (5.15%) DFS Replication
6 7 (5.15%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (4.41%) XenApp
8 5 (3.68%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.47%) BitLocker
9 2 (1.47%) pfSense
10 1 (0.74%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 15 (11.03%) Nagios
1 15 (11.03%) SCCM
2 8 (5.88%) SCOM
3 6 (4.41%) Autotask
4 5 (3.68%) WSUS
5 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (2.21%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (2.21%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.74%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 1 (0.74%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 109 (80.15%) Microsoft
2 59 (43.38%) VMware
3 41 (30.15%) Cisco
4 19 (13.97%) Citrix
5 11 (8.09%) HP
6 8 (5.88%) Dell
7 7 (5.15%) Barracuda Networks
7 7 (5.15%) Datto
7 7 (5.15%) F5
7 7 (5.15%) Ruckus Wireless
7 7 (5.15%) SolarWinds
7 7 (5.15%) Veeam
8 5 (3.68%) Meraki
8 5 (3.68%) NetScout
8 5 (3.68%) Oracle
8 5 (3.68%) QinetiQ
8 5 (3.68%) ServiceNow
8 5 (3.68%) SevOne
9 4 (2.94%) Apple
9 4 (2.94%) CheckPoint