Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 289 253 350
Rank change year-on-year -36 +97 -34
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 297 372 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.94% 1.20% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.49% 5.64% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 249 376 270
South East median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £59,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.53% - -

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 5,413 6,598 8,243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.20% 21.25% 19.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4,237 5,275 6,907
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 19 February 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 19 February 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
Thames Valley +42 130 £35,000 -17.65% 13
Berkshire -4 59 £41,000 +2.50% 6
Hampshire -63 58 £32,000 -1.54% 15
Surrey -10 48 £49,000 +50.77% 7
Oxfordshire +6 37 £30,000 -7.69% 4
Kent +8 36 £49,000 +15.29% 4
Buckinghamshire +18 34 £38,500 -35.83% 3
East Sussex -40 16 £27,500 -31.25% 2
West Sussex -12 7 £22,500 -55.00% 1
Middlesex - 3 £45,000 -
VLAN
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 195 (65.66%) Cisco
2 168 (56.57%) Firewall
3 148 (49.83%) Cisco Certification
4 138 (46.46%) Windows
5 133 (44.78%) VPN
6 115 (38.72%) WAN
7 103 (34.68%) CCNA
7 103 (34.68%) VMware
8 100 (33.67%) CCNP
8 100 (33.67%) TCP/IP
9 97 (32.66%) LAN
10 93 (31.31%) DNS
10 93 (31.31%) ITIL
11 92 (30.98%) Active Directory
12 80 (26.94%) Windows Server
13 79 (26.60%) Linux
14 77 (25.93%) Juniper
15 74 (24.92%) Microsoft
16 72 (24.24%) MPLS
17 71 (23.91%) BGP
18 69 (23.23%) OSPF
18 69 (23.23%) DHCP
19 65 (21.89%) VoIP
20 64 (21.55%) Ethernet
21 63 (21.21%) Cisco ASA
22 62 (20.88%) VMware Infrastructure
22 62 (20.88%) Wireless
23 54 (18.18%) SolarWinds
24 53 (17.85%) Load Balancing
24 53 (17.85%) Network Monitoring

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 46 (15.49%) MS Exchange
2 32 (10.77%) IIS
3 17 (5.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (1.68%) Apache
6 5 (1.68%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.01%) nginx
8 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.34%) Confluence
9 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (5.05%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (15.82%) Office 365
2 35 (11.78%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (11.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.69%) SaaS
4 5 (1.68%) IaaS
5 4 (1.35%) G Suite
6 3 (1.01%) PaaS
7 1 (0.34%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.34%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 168 (56.57%) Firewall
2 133 (44.78%) VPN
3 115 (38.72%) WAN
4 100 (33.67%) TCP/IP
5 97 (32.66%) LAN
6 93 (31.31%) DNS
7 72 (24.24%) MPLS
8 71 (23.91%) BGP
9 69 (23.23%) DHCP
9 69 (23.23%) OSPF
10 65 (21.89%) VoIP
11 64 (21.55%) Ethernet
12 63 (21.21%) Cisco ASA
13 62 (20.88%) Wireless
14 37 (12.46%) WLAN
15 35 (11.78%) SNMP
16 33 (11.11%) Network Security
17 26 (8.75%) SAN
18 24 (8.08%) Cisco Nexus
19 22 (7.41%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.68%) MySQL
2 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.34%) Big Data
5 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.01%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.01%) Subversion
2 1 (0.34%) JIRA
2 1 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.34%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.34%) Vagrant
General
1 29 (9.76%) Telecoms
2 27 (9.09%) Finance
3 9 (3.03%) Retail
4 8 (2.69%) Games
5 6 (2.02%) Billing
5 6 (2.02%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.02%) Legal
6 3 (1.01%) Back Office
7 2 (0.67%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 109 (36.70%) Network Engineer
2 69 (23.23%) Support Engineer
3 30 (10.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 30 (10.10%) Network Support
4 25 (8.42%) Analyst
5 24 (8.08%) IT Support
6 23 (7.74%) Network Support Engineer
7 22 (7.41%) Architect
8 21 (7.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 21 (7.07%) 3rd Line Support
8 21 (7.07%) Deployment Engineer
9 20 (6.73%) Cisco Engineer
10 19 (6.40%) Support Analyst
10 19 (6.40%) WAN Engineer
11 18 (6.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 18 (6.06%) Network Deployment Engineer
12 17 (5.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 17 (5.72%) Network Manager
13 16 (5.39%) 2nd Line Support
13 16 (5.39%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.36%) RFC 2547
2 4 (1.35%) LDAP
3 3 (1.01%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (1.01%) LAMP
3 3 (1.01%) SAML
3 3 (1.01%) Web Services
4 2 (0.67%) HTML
4 2 (0.67%) HTML5
5 1 (0.34%) .NET
5 1 (0.34%) CSS
5 1 (0.34%) CSS3
5 1 (0.34%) jQuery
5 1 (0.34%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.48%) Data Centre
2 34 (11.45%) Driving Licence
3 30 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.05%) Computer Science
5 13 (4.38%) Clustering
6 12 (4.04%) Cyberthreat
6 12 (4.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 11 (3.70%) Private Cloud
8 8 (2.69%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.69%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (2.02%) Fintech
9 6 (2.02%) FlexPod
9 6 (2.02%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.68%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (1.01%) Handset
12 3 (1.01%) Machine to Machine
12 3 (1.01%) PKI
12 3 (1.01%) User Experience
13 1 (0.34%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 138 (46.46%) Windows
2 80 (26.94%) Windows Server
3 79 (26.60%) Linux
4 49 (16.50%) Windows 7
4 49 (16.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (15.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 46 (15.49%) Windows 10
7 20 (6.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (6.06%) Windows 8
9 10 (3.37%) CentOS
9 10 (3.37%) Mac OS X
10 8 (2.69%) Unix
11 7 (2.36%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.01%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (31.31%) ITIL
2 53 (17.85%) Load Balancing
2 53 (17.85%) Network Monitoring
3 43 (14.48%) Change Management
4 34 (11.45%) Network Design
5 28 (9.43%) ITIL V3
6 27 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 25 (8.42%) DevOps
7 25 (8.42%) Problem Management
8 22 (7.41%) Incident Management
9 21 (7.07%) Network Architecture
9 21 (7.07%) Network Management
9 21 (7.07%) Presales
10 20 (6.73%) SIEM
11 18 (6.06%) Capacity Management
12 17 (5.72%) E-Commerce
13 16 (5.39%) Data Security
13 16 (5.39%) Project Management
14 13 (4.38%) Migration
14 13 (4.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (9.43%) PowerShell
2 23 (7.74%) SQL
3 15 (5.05%) Bash Shell
3 15 (5.05%) Python
4 5 (1.68%) PHP
5 4 (1.35%) Perl
6 2 (0.67%) C
6 2 (0.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.34%) C#
7 1 (0.34%) C++
7 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 148 (49.83%) Cisco Certification
2 103 (34.68%) CCNA
3 100 (33.67%) CCNP
4 36 (12.12%) CCIE
5 28 (9.43%) Security Cleared
6 20 (6.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (6.40%) SC Cleared
8 18 (6.06%) CCDP
9 15 (5.05%) Degree
10 14 (4.71%) CISSP
10 14 (4.71%) JNCIP
10 14 (4.71%) MCSE
11 13 (4.38%) CCSE
12 12 (4.04%) IISP
12 12 (4.04%) ISSAP
13 11 (3.70%) DV Cleared
13 11 (3.70%) MCSA
14 7 (2.36%) JNCIS
15 6 (2.02%) CCIP
15 6 (2.02%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.06%) QA
2 15 (5.05%) SLA
3 9 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 92 (30.98%) Active Directory
2 62 (20.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (16.84%) Hyper-V
4 19 (6.40%) vSphere
5 10 (3.37%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (2.02%) VMware NSX
7 4 (1.35%) Docker
7 4 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (1.01%) DFS Replication
8 3 (1.01%) FreeRADIUS
8 3 (1.01%) iptables
8 3 (1.01%) vCloud
8 3 (1.01%) XenApp
9 2 (0.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.67%) pfSense
9 2 (0.67%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.67%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.67%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (5.72%) SCCM
2 12 (4.04%) QRadar
3 11 (3.70%) Puppet
4 8 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (2.36%) Ansible
6 6 (2.02%) Cisco Prime
7 5 (1.68%) Backup Exec
7 5 (1.68%) Failover Clustering
7 5 (1.68%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (1.35%) FortiGate
8 4 (1.35%) Nagios
8 4 (1.35%) vCenter Server
9 3 (1.01%) HAProxy
9 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (1.01%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (1.01%) WSUS
10 1 (0.34%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.34%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 195 (65.66%) Cisco
2 103 (34.68%) VMware
3 77 (25.93%) Juniper
4 74 (24.92%) Microsoft
5 54 (18.18%) SolarWinds
6 50 (16.84%) Palo Alto
7 49 (16.50%) F5
8 46 (15.49%) CheckPoint
9 45 (15.15%) HP
10 35 (11.78%) Dell
11 28 (9.43%) Citrix
12 26 (8.75%) Aruba
12 26 (8.75%) Fortinet
13 22 (7.41%) Forcepoint
14 21 (7.07%) Brocade
15 14 (4.71%) 3Com
16 13 (4.38%) Blue Coat
17 12 (4.04%) IBM
17 12 (4.04%) Splunk
17 12 (4.04%) Tufin