The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for VLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 22 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
UK
3 months to
22 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 363 435 414
Rank change year-on-year +72 -21  
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 699 644 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.82% 0.65% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.16% 3.85% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 623 549 675
Median salary £42,000 £38,000 £44,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% -13.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £26,075
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  

VLAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13534 16742 19659
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.93% 17.01% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10977 13870 15738
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing VLAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in the UK

VLAN
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for VLAN in the UK

VLAN
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN over the 3 months to 22 May 2017.

Salary histogram for VLAN in the UK

VLAN
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +77 672 £42,000 +7.69% 87
London +70 251 £47,500 -5.00% 29
South East +49 137 £38,000 +8.57% 14
East of England +7 69 £40,000 +39.13% 7
Yorkshire +31 52 £38,000 +8.57% 7
West Midlands +12 52 £40,000 +6.66% 11
City of London +41 51 £47,000 -14.54% 5
North West -13 51 £45,000 +20.00% 10
Surrey +51 47 £45,000 +15.38% 2
West Yorkshire +47 41 £42,500 +30.76% 4
Manchester -12 41 £45,000 -18.18% 7
South West -12 38 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Berkshire +16 29 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Hertfordshire +12 28 £46,050 +73.77% 3
Leeds +24 27 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Hampshire +23 26 £32,250 -4.44% 4
Birmingham +17 26 £42,500 +41.66% 3
Bristol +7 22 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +34 20 £42,500 +34.92% 2
Cambridgeshire -4 18 £36,500 -14.11% 3
Basingstoke +12 16 £38,750 +3.33% 2
Essex -4 15 £35,000 +32.07%
Watford +6 14 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Dorking - 14 £22,500 - 1
Warwickshire +21 12 £40,000 -4.76% 1
Redhill -5 12 £60,000 +71.42%
Cambridge -6 11 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Bury - 11 £32,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 11 £34,000 -
Kent +22 10 £36,250 -9.37% 2

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 with a requirement for VLAN.

1 818 (64.11%) Firewall
2 783 (61.36%) Cisco
3 676 (52.98%) Windows
4 561 (43.97%) VMware
5 521 (40.83%) Active Directory
6 512 (40.13%) VPN
7 509 (39.89%) WAN
8 485 (38.01%) Cisco Certification
9 464 (36.36%) DNS
10 447 (35.03%) LAN
11 443 (34.72%) Windows Server
12 412 (32.29%) Microsoft
13 383 (30.02%) VMware Infrastructure
14 378 (29.62%) DHCP
15 374 (29.31%) TCP/IP
16 369 (28.92%) Linux
17 331 (25.94%) BGP
18 327 (25.63%) CCNP
19 324 (25.39%) MPLS
20 319 (25.00%) OSPF
21 318 (24.92%) CCNA
22 306 (23.98%) Windows Server 2012
23 303 (23.75%) VoIP
24 289 (22.65%) MS Exchange
25 270 (21.16%) Hyper-V
26 269 (21.08%) SAN
27 242 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
28 225 (17.63%) Wireless
29 220 (17.24%) ITIL
30 219 (17.16%) Office 365

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 289 (22.65%) MS Exchange
2 103 (8.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 95 (7.45%) IIS
4 82 (6.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 73 (5.72%) Apache
6 45 (3.53%) SharePoint
7 44 (3.45%) Skype for Business
8 40 (3.13%) Tomcat
9 22 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
9 22 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
10 19 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 18 (1.41%) WebSphere
12 17 (1.33%) WebLogic
13 12 (0.94%) nginx
14 10 (0.78%) OpenStack
15 5 (0.39%) Site Server
16 4 (0.31%) Confluence
17 3 (0.24%) IBM Notes
17 3 (0.24%) Office Communications Server
18 2 (0.16%) JBoss
Applications
1 95 (7.45%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (1.88%) MS Visio
3 21 (1.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 19 (1.49%) Microsoft Project
5 16 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.39%) InDesign
6 5 (0.39%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.078%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 9 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.24%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 219 (17.16%) Office 365
2 139 (10.89%) Amazon AWS
3 113 (8.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (2.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 22 (1.72%) Amazon S3
6 19 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
7 17 (1.33%) PaaS
8 16 (1.25%) Mimecast
9 15 (1.18%) IaaS
10 13 (1.02%) SaaS
11 12 (0.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 9 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 9 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
13 8 (0.63%) Amazon Glacier
13 8 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
13 8 (0.63%) AWS CloudTrail
13 8 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
14 7 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
15 6 (0.47%) Joyent
16 5 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 818 (64.11%) Firewall
2 512 (40.13%) VPN
3 509 (39.89%) WAN
4 464 (36.36%) DNS
5 447 (35.03%) LAN
6 378 (29.62%) DHCP
7 374 (29.31%) TCP/IP
8 331 (25.94%) BGP
9 324 (25.39%) MPLS
10 319 (25.00%) OSPF
11 303 (23.75%) VoIP
12 269 (21.08%) SAN
13 225 (17.63%) Wireless
14 218 (17.08%) Network Security
15 183 (14.34%) Cisco ASA
16 155 (12.15%) Cisco IOS
17 146 (11.44%) IPsec
18 142 (11.13%) Wi-Fi
19 124 (9.72%) Internet
20 109 (8.54%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (11.44%) SQL Server
2 42 (3.29%) MySQL
3 32 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 31 (2.43%) Amazon RDS
5 23 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 12 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (0.47%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.39%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.39%) Redis
11 4 (0.31%) DB2
11 4 (0.31%) FileMaker
12 3 (0.24%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.24%) Informix
12 3 (0.24%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.16%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.16%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.16%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.16%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 31 (2.43%) Git (software)
2 12 (0.94%) Subversion
3 10 (0.78%) JIRA
4 7 (0.55%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.39%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (0.31%) Maven
6 4 (0.31%) TeamCity
6 4 (0.31%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.16%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.16%) Redmine
7 2 (0.16%) Selenium
7 2 (0.16%) Trac
7 2 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.078%) Ant
General
1 135 (10.58%) Finance
2 99 (7.76%) Telecoms
3 42 (3.29%) Retail
4 39 (3.06%) Banking
5 23 (1.80%) Marketing
6 21 (1.65%) Legal
7 19 (1.49%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.25%) Back Office
9 15 (1.18%) Law
10 13 (1.02%) Games
11 12 (0.94%) Electronics
12 11 (0.86%) Advertising
13 9 (0.71%) Publishing
14 6 (0.47%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.24%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.16%) Military
16 2 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.078%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.078%) Automotive
17 1 (0.078%) French Language
Job Titles
1 412 (32.29%) Network Engineer
2 181 (14.18%) Support Engineer
3 161 (12.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 153 (11.99%) Analyst
5 148 (11.60%) Cisco Engineer
6 143 (11.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 130 (10.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 120 (9.40%) 3rd Line Support
9 104 (8.15%) Senior Network Engineer
10 102 (7.99%) Support Analyst
11 87 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 86 (6.74%) Administrator
13 81 (6.35%) Infrastructure Support
14 72 (5.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 69 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
16 68 (5.33%) IT Support
17 63 (4.94%) Security Engineer
18 61 (4.78%) Network Security Engineer
19 60 (4.70%) Network Support
20 58 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (3.53%) Web Services
2 28 (2.19%) 802.1X
3 14 (1.10%) HTML
3 14 (1.10%) LAMP
3 14 (1.10%) REST
4 13 (1.02%) XML
5 10 (0.78%) LEMP Stack
6 9 (0.71%) .NET
7 8 (0.63%) MAPI
7 8 (0.63%) Memcached
8 7 (0.55%) CSS
9 5 (0.39%) RFC 2547
10 4 (0.31%) FFmpeg
10 4 (0.31%) SAX
11 3 (0.24%) Elastic Stack
11 3 (0.24%) Node.js
12 2 (0.16%) ADSI
12 2 (0.16%) IBM Integration Bus
12 2 (0.16%) JSON
12 2 (0.16%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 207 (16.22%) Data Centre
2 65 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (4.86%) Driving Licence
4 50 (3.92%) Linux Command Line
5 43 (3.37%) Clustering
6 27 (2.12%) Computer Science
7 25 (1.96%) Blackberry
7 25 (1.96%) Replication
8 21 (1.65%) Management Information System
9 20 (1.57%) NHS
9 20 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
10 19 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 18 (1.41%) Hedge funds
12 17 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
13 15 (1.18%) Fat Client
13 15 (1.18%) IVR
13 15 (1.18%) Thin Client
14 14 (1.10%) iPad
15 12 (0.94%) PMI
16 11 (0.86%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 676 (52.98%) Windows
2 443 (34.72%) Windows Server
3 369 (28.92%) Linux
4 306 (23.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 242 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 106 (8.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 102 (7.99%) Windows 7
8 74 (5.80%) Unix
9 67 (5.25%) Windows 10
10 54 (4.23%) Windows 8
11 43 (3.37%) CentOS
12 38 (2.98%) Ubuntu
13 36 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 32 (2.51%) Debian
15 27 (2.12%) Windows XP
16 18 (1.41%) Android
16 18 (1.41%) Apple iOS
16 18 (1.41%) Mac OS
16 18 (1.41%) Windows Vista
17 15 (1.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (17.24%) ITIL
2 95 (7.45%) High Availability
2 95 (7.45%) Mentoring
3 90 (7.05%) Load Balancing
4 87 (6.82%) Network Design
5 84 (6.58%) Migration
6 80 (6.27%) Project Management
7 67 (5.25%) Presales
8 61 (4.78%) Change Management
9 59 (4.62%) DevOps
9 59 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
10 58 (4.55%) Network Management
11 47 (3.68%) Cybersecurity
12 41 (3.21%) Service Delivery
13 40 (3.13%) E-Commerce
14 36 (2.82%) Time Management
15 35 (2.74%) Agile Software Development
15 35 (2.74%) Network Monitoring
15 35 (2.74%) PRINCE2
16 32 (2.51%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (13.01%) SQL
2 87 (6.82%) PowerShell
3 59 (4.62%) Python
4 48 (3.76%) Bash Shell
5 41 (3.21%) Perl
6 29 (2.27%) Java
7 19 (1.49%) Ruby
8 16 (1.25%) PHP
9 15 (1.18%) C
10 11 (0.86%) C#
10 11 (0.86%) Shell Script
11 9 (0.71%) VBScript
12 7 (0.55%) Korn
13 6 (0.47%) C++
14 5 (0.39%) JavaScript
15 3 (0.24%) AWK
15 3 (0.24%) sed
15 3 (0.24%) VB
16 2 (0.16%) Lisp
17 1 (0.078%) Jython
Qualifications
1 485 (38.01%) Cisco Certification
2 327 (25.63%) CCNP
3 318 (24.92%) CCNA
4 99 (7.76%) Degree
4 99 (7.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 78 (6.11%) CCIE
6 65 (5.09%) MCSE
7 60 (4.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 34 (2.66%) MCSA
9 30 (2.35%) MCP
9 30 (2.35%) Security Cleared
10 28 (2.19%) CCIP
10 28 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
10 28 (2.19%) SC Cleared
11 26 (2.04%) CCSP
12 25 (1.96%) CCVP
13 22 (1.72%) CCDA
13 22 (1.72%) CCDP
14 21 (1.65%) MCITP
15 18 (1.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (5.72%) SLA
2 38 (2.98%) PCI DSS
3 17 (1.33%) ISO27002
3 17 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (0.94%) QA
5 10 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.31%) COBIT
7 1 (0.078%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.078%) ISO22301
System Software
1 521 (40.83%) Active Directory
2 383 (30.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 270 (21.16%) Hyper-V
4 71 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 71 (5.56%) vSphere
5 59 (4.62%) Terminal Services
6 53 (4.15%) XenApp
7 27 (2.12%) ProxySG
8 26 (2.04%) XenServer
9 21 (1.65%) Firmware
10 19 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
10 19 (1.49%) VMware Workstation
11 18 (1.41%) NFS
12 17 (1.33%) KVM
13 13 (1.02%) pfSense
14 11 (0.86%) iptables
14 11 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 11 (0.86%) VMware Server
15 9 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
16 8 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 65 (5.09%) SCCM
2 60 (4.70%) Puppet
3 56 (4.39%) Backup Exec
3 56 (4.39%) Nagios
4 51 (4.00%) WSUS
5 44 (3.45%) Ansible
6 41 (3.21%) Cisco CUCM
7 39 (3.06%) Cisco UCCX
8 29 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
9 28 (2.19%) vCenter Server
10 26 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
11 24 (1.88%) Cisco UCCE
12 23 (1.80%) ZABBIX
13 20 (1.57%) SCOM
14 18 (1.41%) Oracle ZFS
15 17 (1.33%) Cacti
15 17 (1.33%) Salt
16 13 (1.02%) FortiGate
17 9 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
18 8 (0.63%) WMI
Vendors
1 783 (61.36%) Cisco
2 561 (43.97%) VMware
3 412 (32.29%) Microsoft
4 192 (15.05%) Juniper
5 183 (14.34%) CheckPoint
6 136 (10.66%) Citrix
7 135 (10.58%) F5
8 132 (10.34%) HP
9 123 (9.64%) Palo Alto
10 80 (6.27%) Avaya
11 79 (6.19%) NetApp
12 77 (6.03%) Veeam
13 74 (5.80%) Meraki
14 62 (4.86%) SolarWinds
15 56 (4.39%) Dell
16 53 (4.15%) SonicWALL
16 53 (4.15%) Symantec
17 43 (3.37%) Mitel
18 42 (3.29%) WatchGuard
19 40 (3.13%) Draytek
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + ben+on call allow
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Marks Sattin
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £38500 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £26000 - £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Full package on offer
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + Work Car inc personal usage and work mobile!
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Source Technology
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits / Travel
Posted: 4 days ago