Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 265 256 260
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4 +42
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 68 90 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.66% 0.83% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.76% 4.51% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 60 94 103
South West median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% +14.04% -25.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,250 £19,850
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,550 £40,750
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 West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1809 1997 2239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.50% 18.41% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1482 1641 1962
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £63,675
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing VLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in the South West

VLAN
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for VLAN in the South West

VLAN
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in the South West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VLAN in the South West

VLAN
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Gloucestershire +42 24 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Somerset +5 14 £25,000 -26.47%
Bristol -41 11 £43,250 -5.46%
Wiltshire +1 9 £39,000 +20.00%
Dorset -15 8 £36,500 +30.36% 1
Cornwall - 2 £32,000 - 1
VLAN
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 South West region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 41 (60.29%) Windows
1 41 (60.29%) Firewall
2 39 (57.35%) Cisco
3 36 (52.94%) DNS
4 35 (51.47%) VPN
4 35 (51.47%) VMware
4 35 (51.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (42.65%) Microsoft
5 29 (42.65%) Active Directory
6 28 (41.18%) Windows Server
7 27 (39.71%) DHCP
8 26 (38.24%) TCP/IP
9 24 (35.29%) Security Cleared
10 20 (29.41%) Dell
11 19 (27.94%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (27.94%) ITIL
11 19 (27.94%) Hyper-V
12 18 (26.47%) WAN
12 18 (26.47%) Citrix
12 18 (26.47%) CCNA
13 17 (25.00%) SAN
13 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
14 16 (23.53%) Replication
14 16 (23.53%) LAN
14 16 (23.53%) Linux
15 15 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (20.59%) DV Cleared
16 14 (20.59%) BGP
17 13 (19.12%) vCenter Server

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 11 (16.18%) Skype for Business
2 9 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (13.24%) MS Exchange
3 8 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.41%) Apache
5 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) Office 365
2 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (60.29%) Firewall
2 36 (52.94%) DNS
3 35 (51.47%) VPN
4 27 (39.71%) DHCP
5 26 (38.24%) TCP/IP
6 18 (26.47%) WAN
7 17 (25.00%) SAN
8 16 (23.53%) LAN
9 14 (20.59%) BGP
10 11 (16.18%) IPsec
10 11 (16.18%) NAS
10 11 (16.18%) OSPF
10 11 (16.18%) Skype
11 10 (14.71%) MPLS
12 9 (13.24%) Fibre Channel
12 9 (13.24%) VoIP
12 9 (13.24%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (8.82%) HTTP
14 6 (8.82%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) MySQL
3 2 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) JIRA
1 1 (1.47%) Subversion
1 1 (1.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (16.18%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Advertising
2 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.88%) Military
4 3 (4.41%) Banking
4 3 (4.41%) Electronics
4 3 (4.41%) Legal
4 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) IT Support
1 17 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 13 (19.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (16.18%) IT Engineer
3 11 (16.18%) Support Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Analyst
4 9 (13.24%) IT Support Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.35%) IT Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 3 (4.41%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 3 (4.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) LAMP
2 1 (1.47%) .NET
2 1 (1.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Replication
2 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.76%) Data Centre
4 6 (8.82%) PMI
5 5 (7.35%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (5.88%) Clustering
7 3 (4.41%) Cyber Defence
7 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.47%) Cyber Warfare
8 1 (1.47%) FlexPod
8 1 (1.47%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 41 (60.29%) Windows
2 28 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (23.53%) Linux
5 15 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (17.65%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.88%) Unix
8 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.41%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.94%) Mac OS
9 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.94%) ITIL
2 10 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (14.71%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 10 (14.71%) Service Delivery
3 9 (13.24%) Data Protection
3 9 (13.24%) ITIL V3
3 9 (13.24%) ITSM
3 9 (13.24%) Proactive Management
3 9 (13.24%) Problem Management
3 9 (13.24%) Service Management
3 9 (13.24%) Virtual Environments
4 7 (10.29%) Project Management
5 6 (8.82%) Information Security
5 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
5 6 (8.82%) Supplier Management
6 5 (7.35%) Data Encryption
6 5 (7.35%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (5.88%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (5.88%) Performance Measurement
7 4 (5.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.82%) SQL
2 5 (7.35%) C
3 3 (4.41%) AWK
3 3 (4.41%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.41%) sed
3 3 (4.41%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 19 (27.94%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (26.47%) CCNA
4 14 (20.59%) DV Cleared
5 12 (17.65%) Degree
6 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
7 6 (8.82%) PMI Certification
7 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (2.94%) CCENT
8 2 (2.94%) CCNP
8 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (51.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (42.65%) Active Directory
3 19 (27.94%) Hyper-V
4 17 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (13.24%) Firmware
5 9 (13.24%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (7.35%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (7.35%) vSphere
6 5 (7.35%) XenApp
7 4 (5.88%) NFS
8 2 (2.94%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.47%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 13 (19.12%) vCenter Server
2 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 9 (13.24%) SCDPM
3 5 (7.35%) vMotion
4 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (5.88%) Nessus
5 3 (4.41%) Backup Exec
5 3 (4.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (2.94%) Nagios
6 2 (2.94%) Opsview
7 1 (1.47%) Control-M
7 1 (1.47%) OpenView
7 1 (1.47%) PowerCLI
7 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 39 (57.35%) Cisco
2 35 (51.47%) VMware
3 29 (42.65%) Microsoft
4 20 (29.41%) Dell
5 18 (26.47%) Citrix
6 8 (11.76%) Veeam
7 7 (10.29%) Juniper
8 5 (7.35%) CheckPoint
9 4 (5.88%) HP
9 4 (5.88%) IBM
9 4 (5.88%) NetApp
9 4 (5.88%) SonicWALL
9 4 (5.88%) Xerox
10 3 (4.41%) Oracle
10 3 (4.41%) SAP
10 3 (4.41%) Symantec
11 2 (2.94%) Apple
11 2 (2.94%) NETGEAR
11 2 (2.94%) Siemens
11 2 (2.94%) SolarWinds