Period
to 23 July 2019

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 23 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 299 330 298
Rank change year-on-year +31 -32 +37
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 234 242 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.88% 0.80% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.46% 4.86% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 181 205 227
South East median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +3.80% -1.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,800 £60,000
England median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.18% - +6.25%

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 4,285 4,978 5,568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.18% 16.48% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3,299 3,895 4,490
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +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 23 July 2019.

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 23 July 2019. 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
Surrey +61 79 £37,500 -23.47% 6
Thames Valley +27 57 £41,250 +3.13% 19
Hampshire -6 45 £40,000 - 22
West Sussex +22 35 £56,000 -1.75% 7
Buckinghamshire +26 24 £38,750 -26.19% 1
Berkshire +2 23 £40,000 - 7
Kent -29 10 £29,000 -42.00% 7
East Sussex +13 8 £40,000 -1.84% 2
Oxfordshire +31 7 £45,000 +24.14% 11
VLAN
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2019, 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.

1 151 (64.53%) Firewall
2 139 (59.40%) Windows
3 112 (47.86%) WAN
4 109 (46.58%) Microsoft
5 105 (44.87%) Cisco
5 105 (44.87%) VMware
6 102 (43.59%) Active Directory
7 95 (40.60%) VPN
7 95 (40.60%) Cisco Certification
8 94 (40.17%) LAN
9 87 (37.18%) DNS
10 83 (35.47%) VMware Infrastructure
11 80 (34.19%) TCP/IP
11 80 (34.19%) DHCP
12 75 (32.05%) Windows Server
13 74 (31.62%) Hyper-V
14 68 (29.06%) CCNA
15 58 (24.79%) Linux
16 57 (24.36%) VoIP
17 53 (22.65%) CCNP
18 50 (21.37%) ITIL
19 49 (20.94%) Office 365
20 47 (20.09%) Data Centre
20 47 (20.09%) SQL
21 46 (19.66%) Microsoft Azure
22 44 (18.80%) Network Security
23 42 (17.95%) PowerShell
23 42 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
24 39 (16.67%) SQL Server
24 39 (16.67%) SAN

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 33 (14.10%) IIS
2 30 (12.82%) MS Exchange
3 16 (6.84%) SharePoint
4 12 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.56%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 29 (12.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.71%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 49 (20.94%) Office 365
2 46 (19.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.99%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.43%) IaaS
6 1 (0.43%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.43%) SaaS
6 1 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 151 (64.53%) Firewall
2 112 (47.86%) WAN
3 95 (40.60%) VPN
4 94 (40.17%) LAN
5 87 (37.18%) DNS
6 80 (34.19%) DHCP
6 80 (34.19%) TCP/IP
7 57 (24.36%) VoIP
8 44 (18.80%) Network Security
9 39 (16.67%) SAN
10 36 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
11 33 (14.10%) MPLS
12 28 (11.97%) Wireless
13 26 (11.11%) OSPF
14 24 (10.26%) BGP
14 24 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
15 22 (9.40%) Wi-Fi
16 15 (6.41%) HSRP
17 13 (5.56%) Internet
17 13 (5.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.99%) MySQL
3 3 (1.28%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2017
4 2 (0.85%) Big Data
4 2 (0.85%) Neo4j
4 2 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.43%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (0.43%) DB2
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.43%) Redis
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (2.56%) JIRA
2 4 (1.71%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.28%) GitLab
3 3 (1.28%) Subversion
4 2 (0.85%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.85%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.85%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.43%) GoCD
5 1 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 28 (11.97%) Finance
2 13 (5.56%) Banking
3 11 (4.70%) Retail
4 9 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.14%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.28%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.85%) Advertising
7 2 (0.85%) Automotive
7 2 (0.85%) Electronics
7 2 (0.85%) Games
8 1 (0.43%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Greek Language
8 1 (0.43%) Law
8 1 (0.43%) Legal
8 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.43%) Marketing
8 1 (0.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 70 (29.91%) Network Engineer
2 34 (14.53%) Support Engineer
3 30 (12.82%) Analyst
4 23 (9.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (8.12%) IT Engineer
6 18 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 18 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
7 17 (7.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 15 (6.41%) IT Support
8 15 (6.41%) NOC Engineer
8 15 (6.41%) Security Analyst
9 14 (5.98%) IT Support Engineer
9 14 (5.98%) Systems Analyst
10 12 (5.13%) Support Analyst
11 11 (4.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 11 (4.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 11 (4.70%) Infrastructure Support
11 11 (4.70%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (4.70%) Technical Support
12 10 (4.27%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.14%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.28%) POSIX
2 3 (1.28%) Qt
2 3 (1.28%) WCF
2 3 (1.28%) Yocto
3 2 (0.85%) AngularJS
3 2 (0.85%) EDI
3 2 (0.85%) JSON
3 2 (0.85%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (0.85%) Node.js
3 2 (0.85%) React
3 2 (0.85%) Vue.js
4 1 (0.43%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.43%) LDAP
4 1 (0.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 47 (20.09%) Data Centre
2 18 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (6.41%) Video Conferencing
4 14 (5.98%) CCTV
4 14 (5.98%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (5.56%) BBC
6 12 (5.13%) Driving Licence
7 10 (4.27%) Clustering
7 10 (4.27%) CMDB
8 7 (2.99%) Private Cloud
9 6 (2.56%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.14%) FMCG
11 4 (1.71%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.71%) Smartphone
12 3 (1.28%) Client/Server
12 3 (1.28%) Device Driver
12 3 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
13 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Cloud
13 2 (0.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 139 (59.40%) Windows
2 75 (32.05%) Windows Server
3 58 (24.79%) Linux
4 42 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (8.97%) Windows 10
5 21 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (5.13%) CentOS
8 8 (3.42%) Windows 7
9 5 (2.14%) Apple iOS
9 5 (2.14%) Debian
9 5 (2.14%) Ubuntu
9 5 (2.14%) Unix
10 4 (1.71%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.28%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (1.28%) uClinux
11 3 (1.28%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (21.37%) ITIL
2 38 (16.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 38 (16.24%) Load Balancing
3 35 (14.96%) Mentoring
4 29 (12.39%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (9.83%) Network Design
5 23 (9.83%) Security Patching
6 21 (8.97%) Network Monitoring
7 19 (8.12%) Change Management
8 17 (7.26%) Service Delivery
9 16 (6.84%) Architectural Design
10 15 (6.41%) Business Continuity
10 15 (6.41%) Collaborative Working
10 15 (6.41%) Configuration Management
10 15 (6.41%) Server Management
11 14 (5.98%) Antivirus Management
11 14 (5.98%) Service Management
12 13 (5.56%) Problem Management
13 12 (5.13%) Threat Detection
14 11 (4.70%) Data Loss Prevention
Programming Languages
1 47 (20.09%) SQL
2 42 (17.95%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.42%) Python
3 8 (3.42%) Ruby
4 7 (2.99%) Bash Shell
4 7 (2.99%) C
5 6 (2.56%) C++
6 3 (1.28%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.85%) Go
7 2 (0.85%) Java
8 1 (0.43%) Perl
8 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 95 (40.60%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (29.06%) CCNA
3 53 (22.65%) CCNP
4 24 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (9.83%) CCIE
6 19 (8.12%) MCSA
7 18 (7.69%) Degree
7 18 (7.69%) Security Cleared
8 16 (6.84%) CCDP
9 12 (5.13%) SC Cleared
10 11 (4.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 11 (4.70%) MCSE
11 10 (4.27%) MCP
12 6 (2.56%) DBS Check
13 4 (1.71%) GIAC
14 3 (1.28%) CCIE Routing and Switching
14 3 (1.28%) CompTIA Security+
14 3 (1.28%) Master's Degree
15 2 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
15 2 (0.85%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (12.39%) SLA
2 25 (10.68%) PCI DSS
3 13 (5.56%) GDPR
4 8 (3.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.43%) COBIT
5 1 (0.43%) NIST
5 1 (0.43%) NIST 800
5 1 (0.43%) QA
5 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 102 (43.59%) Active Directory
2 83 (35.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (31.62%) Hyper-V
4 13 (5.56%) Firmware
5 12 (5.13%) vSphere
6 5 (2.14%) Docker
6 5 (2.14%) iptables
6 5 (2.14%) KVM
6 5 (2.14%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (2.14%) Xen
6 5 (2.14%) XenApp
7 4 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.71%) VMware NSX
8 3 (1.28%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.85%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.43%) oVirt
10 1 (0.43%) vCloud
10 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (6.84%) WSUS
2 14 (5.98%) Nagios
3 12 (5.13%) Cisco CUCM
4 11 (4.70%) Perfmon
5 10 (4.27%) SCCM
6 8 (3.42%) Ansible
6 8 (3.42%) FortiGate
6 8 (3.42%) Puppet
7 7 (2.99%) Backup Exec
8 6 (2.56%) ZABBIX
9 5 (2.14%) HAProxy
9 5 (2.14%) vCenter Server
10 4 (1.71%) Kubernetes
11 3 (1.28%) Cisco Prime
12 2 (0.85%) Failover Clustering
12 2 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
12 2 (0.85%) Salt
13 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Intune
13 1 (0.43%) QRadar
13 1 (0.43%) vRealize
Vendors
1 109 (46.58%) Microsoft
2 105 (44.87%) Cisco
2 105 (44.87%) VMware
3 37 (15.81%) CheckPoint
4 31 (13.25%) Juniper
5 21 (8.97%) Veeam
6 19 (8.12%) Citrix
6 19 (8.12%) SolarWinds
7 17 (7.26%) Dell
8 15 (6.41%) F5
8 15 (6.41%) Palo Alto
9 13 (5.56%) Rackspace
9 13 (5.56%) Red Hat
9 13 (5.56%) Virgin Media
10 11 (4.70%) CA
11 8 (3.42%) Avaya
11 8 (3.42%) Fortinet
12 7 (2.99%) HP
12 7 (2.99%) Meraki
13 6 (2.56%) EMC