Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
England > South East
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 333 297 277
Rank change year-on-year -36 -20 +73
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 211 300 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.73% 0.98% 1.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.67% 5.56% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 177 263 385
South East median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% -9.41% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,550 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,050 £67,500
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 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 4,518 5,400 7,496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.70% 17.66% 21.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3,552 4,310 5,997
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +4.05%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VLAN as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for VLAN in the South East

VLAN
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in the South East over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 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
Hampshire +6 75 £40,000 +2.56% 6
Thames Valley -53 48 £42,500 +10.39% 10
Surrey +24 42 £32,500 -13.33% 8
Berkshire -30 27 £51,250 +20.59% 4
West Sussex +19 23 £42,500 +58.88%
Kent +4 19 £32,500 -31.58% 2
Oxfordshire -20 16 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Buckinghamshire +4 5 £57,500 +49.35% 3
East Sussex -23 3 £25,000 -37.50% 3
VLAN
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 South East region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 135 (63.98%) Windows
2 134 (63.51%) Firewall
3 102 (48.34%) Active Directory
4 97 (45.97%) Windows Server
5 96 (45.50%) WAN
6 94 (44.55%) Cisco
6 94 (44.55%) LAN
6 94 (44.55%) VMware
7 91 (43.13%) VPN
8 86 (40.76%) Cisco Certification
9 84 (39.81%) Linux
10 78 (36.97%) TCP/IP
11 74 (35.07%) Microsoft
12 70 (33.18%) DNS
13 69 (32.70%) VMware Infrastructure
14 64 (30.33%) DHCP
15 59 (27.96%) CCNA
16 52 (24.64%) Office 365
16 52 (24.64%) Data Centre
17 51 (24.17%) Windows Server 2012
17 51 (24.17%) CCNP
17 51 (24.17%) SQL
18 50 (23.70%) Hyper-V
19 49 (23.22%) Network Design
20 48 (22.75%) Juniper
21 46 (21.80%) Windows Server 2008
22 45 (21.33%) Microsoft Azure
22 45 (21.33%) ITIL
23 44 (20.85%) Wireless
24 42 (19.91%) Security Cleared

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 34 (16.11%) MS Exchange
2 16 (7.58%) SharePoint
3 15 (7.11%) IIS
4 10 (4.74%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (3.79%) Skype for Business
6 5 (2.37%) Apache
7 3 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.42%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 32 (15.17%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.37%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 52 (24.64%) Office 365
2 45 (21.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (14.69%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (4.74%) Mimecast
5 7 (3.32%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (2.37%) SaaS
7 2 (0.95%) G Suite
8 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 134 (63.51%) Firewall
2 96 (45.50%) WAN
3 94 (44.55%) LAN
4 91 (43.13%) VPN
5 78 (36.97%) TCP/IP
6 70 (33.18%) DNS
7 64 (30.33%) DHCP
8 44 (20.85%) Wireless
9 36 (17.06%) Cisco ASA
9 36 (17.06%) MPLS
10 34 (16.11%) SAN
10 34 (16.11%) VoIP
11 28 (13.27%) Cisco Nexus
11 28 (13.27%) OSPF
12 27 (12.80%) BGP
13 25 (11.85%) Network Security
14 23 (10.90%) WLAN
15 19 (9.00%) Cisco IOS
16 16 (7.58%) Wi-Fi
17 15 (7.11%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.58%) MongoDB
1 16 (7.58%) Neo4j
1 16 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.84%) MySQL
3 5 (2.37%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (1.90%) Qlik Sense
5 3 (1.42%) Big Data
6 2 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (8.53%) GitLab
1 18 (8.53%) Jenkins
1 18 (8.53%) Vagrant
2 6 (2.84%) JIRA
2 6 (2.84%) Subversion
3 5 (2.37%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.47%) Bitbucket
General
1 23 (10.90%) Telecoms
2 21 (9.95%) Finance
3 14 (6.64%) Electronics
3 14 (6.64%) Marketing
4 13 (6.16%) Manufacturing
5 9 (4.27%) Banking
6 4 (1.90%) Advertising
7 3 (1.42%) Back Office
7 3 (1.42%) Legal
7 3 (1.42%) Retail
8 2 (0.95%) Military
8 2 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 54 (25.59%) Network Engineer
2 29 (13.74%) Architect
3 28 (13.27%) Support Engineer
4 25 (11.85%) Cisco Engineer
5 24 (11.37%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 23 (10.90%) IT Support
6 23 (10.90%) Network Architect
7 20 (9.48%) Analyst
8 18 (8.53%) 2nd Line Support
8 18 (8.53%) DevOps Engineer
8 18 (8.53%) IT Engineer
9 17 (8.06%) 3rd Line Support
10 15 (7.11%) Administrator
10 15 (7.11%) Technical Support
11 14 (6.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (6.64%) Support Analyst
12 12 (5.69%) IT Support Engineer
13 11 (5.21%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 11 (5.21%) Network Administrator
13 11 (5.21%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.58%) AngularJS
1 16 (7.58%) Node.js
1 16 (7.58%) React
1 16 (7.58%) Vue.js
2 10 (4.74%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (3.32%) LDAP
4 6 (2.84%) MAPI
5 3 (1.42%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.47%) Django
6 1 (0.47%) LAMP
6 1 (0.47%) Qt
6 1 (0.47%) RFC 2547
6 1 (0.47%) WAP
6 1 (0.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 52 (24.64%) Data Centre
2 27 (12.80%) Video Conferencing
3 13 (6.16%) Management Information System
3 13 (6.16%) Replication
4 11 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.21%) BBC
4 11 (5.21%) CMDB
4 11 (5.21%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (5.21%) Public Cloud
5 10 (4.74%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (3.79%) Industry 4.0
7 5 (2.37%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.37%) YubiKey
8 4 (1.90%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (1.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (1.90%) EMC VMAX
8 4 (1.90%) EMC VNX
8 4 (1.90%) EMC VNXe
8 4 (1.90%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 3 (1.42%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 135 (63.98%) Windows
2 97 (45.97%) Windows Server
3 84 (39.81%) Linux
4 51 (24.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 46 (21.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (7.11%) Windows 10
7 13 (6.16%) Windows 7
8 7 (3.32%) VMS
9 6 (2.84%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.37%) CentOS
11 4 (1.90%) SUSE
12 2 (0.95%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.95%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (23.22%) Network Design
2 45 (21.33%) ITIL
3 29 (13.74%) Load Balancing
4 25 (11.85%) ITIL V3
4 25 (11.85%) Service Management
5 21 (9.95%) Network Monitoring
5 21 (9.95%) Open Source
6 19 (9.00%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (8.53%) DevOps
8 17 (8.06%) Incident Management
8 17 (8.06%) Software Engineering
9 16 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (7.58%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (7.58%) TDD
10 14 (6.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 14 (6.64%) Mentoring
10 14 (6.64%) Mobile Device Management
10 14 (6.64%) Presales
11 13 (6.16%) Line Management
11 13 (6.16%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 51 (24.17%) SQL
2 28 (13.27%) PowerShell
3 24 (11.37%) Python
4 17 (8.06%) Bash Shell
4 17 (8.06%) C++
5 16 (7.58%) Go
5 16 (7.58%) JavaScript
5 16 (7.58%) Ruby
6 6 (2.84%) Perl
7 3 (1.42%) VBA
8 1 (0.47%) C
8 1 (0.47%) C#
8 1 (0.47%) Java
8 1 (0.47%) Rust
8 1 (0.47%) VB
8 1 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 86 (40.76%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (27.96%) CCNA
3 51 (24.17%) CCNP
4 42 (19.91%) Security Cleared
5 33 (15.64%) SC Cleared
6 27 (12.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 26 (12.32%) CCDP
8 21 (9.95%) DV Cleared
8 21 (9.95%) MCP
9 18 (8.53%) CCIE
9 18 (8.53%) Degree
10 17 (8.06%) MCSA
11 12 (5.69%) MCSE
12 10 (4.74%) LPIC
13 8 (3.79%) JNCIS
14 6 (2.84%) JNCIE
14 6 (2.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (2.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 5 (2.37%) Network+ Certification
16 4 (1.90%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (4.27%) SLA
3 3 (1.42%) PMO
4 2 (0.95%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.47%) COBIT
5 1 (0.47%) GDPR
5 1 (0.47%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.47%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.47%) QA
5 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 102 (48.34%) Active Directory
2 69 (32.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (23.70%) Hyper-V
4 23 (10.90%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (9.95%) vSphere
6 18 (8.53%) Docker
6 18 (8.53%) VirtualBox
7 12 (5.69%) VMware NSX
8 6 (2.84%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (2.37%) KVM
9 5 (2.37%) XenApp
9 5 (2.37%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.42%) Firmware
10 3 (1.42%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.95%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (8.53%) Ansible
1 18 (8.53%) Kubernetes
1 18 (8.53%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (8.53%) Puppet
1 18 (8.53%) Salt
2 16 (7.58%) Nagios
3 8 (3.79%) vCenter Server
4 7 (3.32%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (2.37%) Cacti
5 5 (2.37%) QRadar
6 4 (1.90%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.90%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (1.90%) EMC VPLEX
6 4 (1.90%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.90%) WSUS
7 3 (1.42%) Perfmon
8 2 (0.95%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.95%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.95%) MOM
8 2 (0.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 94 (44.55%) Cisco
1 94 (44.55%) VMware
2 74 (35.07%) Microsoft
3 48 (22.75%) Juniper
4 28 (13.27%) Citrix
5 22 (10.43%) Palo Alto
6 19 (9.00%) CheckPoint
7 18 (8.53%) SAP
8 17 (8.06%) Brocade
8 17 (8.06%) HP
9 15 (7.11%) F5
10 13 (6.16%) SolarWinds
10 13 (6.16%) Sophos
10 13 (6.16%) Veeam
11 9 (4.27%) Rackspace
11 9 (4.27%) Red Hat
11 9 (4.27%) Virgin Media
12 8 (3.79%) Apple
12 8 (3.79%) Fortinet
13 6 (2.84%) Dell