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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 395 401 396
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5  
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 598 766 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.70% 0.73% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.39% 4.23% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 527 630 664
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.28% -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 13636 18120 19660
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.97% 17.36% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11111 14994 15669
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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 29 March 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 29 March 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 -3 579 £40,000 +6.66% 79
London +65 204 £47,500 -5.00% 25
South East +22 140 £38,000 +1.33% 10
North West +4 50 £33,250 -13.07% 8
East Midlands +38 45 £42,500 -10.52% 3
West Midlands +8 44 £39,750 +13.57% 7
East of England -36 39 £35,000 +16.66% 11
Surrey +17 32 £43,750 +9.37% 5
Yorkshire +11 31 £37,500 +15.38% 10
Manchester -16 31 £36,500 -33.63% 6
Hampshire +28 29 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Northamptonshire - 27 £44,000 -
South West -24 25 £33,750 -15.62% 3
East Sussex +28 21 £35,000 +32.07%
Kent +27 21 £32,500 -18.75%
Brighton +27 21 £35,000 +32.07%
West Yorkshire +13 21 £37,500 +15.38% 8
City of London +41 19 £41,500 -20.95% 4
Leeds +15 19 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Berkshire +1 18 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Birmingham +18 16 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Dorking +8 16 £27,500 -47.61% 1
Cambridgeshire 0 16 £34,000 -2.85% 7
Bristol +6 12 £40,000 +3.22%
Cheshire +12 11 £32,000 -1.53%
Oxfordshire +7 11 £38,250 -15.00% 1
North East +17 10 £28,500 -1.72% 2
Basingstoke +14 10 £45,000 +9.09%
Hertfordshire -10 10 £45,750 +72.64% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne - 10 £28,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 774 (61.14%) Cisco
2 738 (58.29%) Firewall
3 682 (53.87%) Windows
4 588 (46.45%) VMware
5 549 (43.36%) WAN
6 540 (42.65%) Active Directory
7 533 (42.10%) VPN
8 516 (40.76%) Cisco Certification
9 503 (39.73%) LAN
10 470 (37.12%) Windows Server
11 439 (34.68%) DNS
12 408 (32.23%) VMware Infrastructure
13 381 (30.09%) Microsoft
14 356 (28.12%) DHCP
15 354 (27.96%) CCNA
16 350 (27.65%) Linux
17 333 (26.30%) CCNP
18 326 (25.75%) TCP/IP
19 321 (25.36%) VoIP
20 308 (24.33%) Windows Server 2012
21 288 (22.75%) MPLS
21 288 (22.75%) BGP
22 285 (22.51%) Hyper-V
23 284 (22.43%) OSPF
24 269 (21.25%) MS Exchange
25 242 (19.12%) Windows Server 2008
26 229 (18.09%) Wireless
27 227 (17.93%) SAN
28 209 (16.51%) ITIL
29 198 (15.64%) 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
1 269 (21.25%) MS Exchange
2 98 (7.74%) IIS
3 92 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 91 (7.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 52 (4.11%) Apache
6 50 (3.95%) Skype for Business
7 32 (2.53%) SharePoint
8 26 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2003
8 26 (2.05%) Tomcat
9 25 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2007
10 17 (1.34%) WebSphere
11 15 (1.18%) WebLogic
12 10 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 9 (0.71%) nginx
14 8 (0.63%) OpenStack
15 5 (0.39%) Confluence
15 5 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
15 5 (0.39%) Site Server
16 3 (0.24%) CloudStack
16 3 (0.24%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 177 (13.98%) MS Excel
2 102 (8.06%) MS Office
3 9 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.55%) MS Project
5 6 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.079%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.079%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.079%) InDesign
6 1 (0.079%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.079%) Bankmaster
3 1 (0.079%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 198 (15.64%) Office 365
2 136 (10.74%) Amazon AWS
3 113 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.18%) IaaS
4 15 (1.18%) Mimecast
4 15 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 13 (1.03%) SaaS
6 12 (0.95%) PaaS
7 8 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 7 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 6 (0.47%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.24%) Akamai
11 3 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.24%) Dropbox
12 2 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.079%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 738 (58.29%) Firewall
2 549 (43.36%) WAN
3 533 (42.10%) VPN
4 503 (39.73%) LAN
5 439 (34.68%) DNS
6 356 (28.12%) DHCP
7 326 (25.75%) TCP/IP
8 321 (25.36%) VoIP
9 288 (22.75%) BGP
9 288 (22.75%) MPLS
10 284 (22.43%) OSPF
11 229 (18.09%) Wireless
12 227 (17.93%) SAN
13 189 (14.93%) Network Security
14 155 (12.24%) Cisco IOS
15 148 (11.69%) Cisco ASA
16 132 (10.43%) Wi-Fi
17 119 (9.40%) IPsec
18 114 (9.00%) Spanning Tree
19 113 (8.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (11.53%) SQL Server
2 31 (2.45%) MySQL
2 31 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (1.26%) Amazon RDS
5 15 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (0.79%) Redis
7 6 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (0.47%) FileMaker
7 6 (0.47%) NoSQL
7 6 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (0.39%) Hadoop
8 5 (0.39%) Informix
8 5 (0.39%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.24%) MariaDB
10 3 (0.24%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.24%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (2.21%) Git (software)
2 12 (0.95%) JIRA
3 10 (0.79%) Jenkins
4 7 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (0.55%) Subversion
4 7 (0.55%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.39%) Maven
6 4 (0.32%) TeamCity
6 4 (0.32%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.24%) Ant
8 2 (0.16%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.16%) Redmine
8 2 (0.16%) Trac
9 1 (0.079%) Selenium
9 1 (0.079%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 104 (8.21%) Telecoms
2 102 (8.06%) Finance
3 38 (3.00%) Retail
4 37 (2.92%) Banking
5 23 (1.82%) Marketing
6 22 (1.74%) Manufacturing
7 14 (1.11%) Law
8 11 (0.87%) Electronics
9 10 (0.79%) Legal
10 7 (0.55%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.47%) Back Office
11 6 (0.47%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.39%) Advertising
12 5 (0.39%) Publishing
13 2 (0.16%) French Language
13 2 (0.16%) Games
13 2 (0.16%) German Language
13 2 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.16%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.079%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 414 (32.70%) Network Engineer
2 190 (15.01%) Support Engineer
3 171 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 152 (12.01%) Analyst
5 146 (11.53%) Cisco Engineer
6 145 (11.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 136 (10.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 122 (9.64%) 3rd Line Support
9 93 (7.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 91 (7.19%) Support Analyst
11 84 (6.64%) Senior Network Engineer
12 82 (6.48%) Administrator
13 78 (6.16%) IT Support
14 72 (5.69%) Network Support
15 68 (5.37%) Network Support Engineer
16 64 (5.06%) Infrastructure Support
17 63 (4.98%) Windows Engineer
18 62 (4.90%) Systems Administrator
19 58 (4.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
20 56 (4.42%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (2.61%) Web Services
2 20 (1.58%) 802.1X
3 13 (1.03%) HTML
4 12 (0.95%) SAX
4 12 (0.95%) XML
5 11 (0.87%) .NET
6 10 (0.79%) LAMP
7 9 (0.71%) LEMP Stack
8 8 (0.63%) MAPI
9 6 (0.47%) FFmpeg
10 5 (0.39%) REST
11 4 (0.32%) CSS
12 3 (0.24%) ASP.NET
12 3 (0.24%) LAPP Stack
12 3 (0.24%) Memcached
12 3 (0.24%) Sensu
13 2 (0.16%) Elastic Stack
13 2 (0.16%) Node.js
13 2 (0.16%) RabbitMQ
14 1 (0.079%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 180 (14.22%) Data Centre
2 73 (5.77%) Driving Licence
3 63 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (4.27%) Linux Command Line
5 34 (2.69%) Replication
6 33 (2.61%) Clustering
7 30 (2.37%) NHS
8 26 (2.05%) Video Conferencing
9 22 (1.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 20 (1.58%) iPad
10 20 (1.58%) PKI
11 19 (1.50%) Computer Science
12 17 (1.34%) Blackberry
13 15 (1.18%) Management Information System
13 15 (1.18%) Security Operations Centre
14 12 (0.95%) Hedge funds
15 11 (0.87%) Virtual Team
16 10 (0.79%) FlexPod
16 10 (0.79%) iPhone
16 10 (0.79%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 682 (53.87%) Windows
2 470 (37.12%) Windows Server
3 350 (27.65%) Linux
4 308 (24.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 242 (19.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 123 (9.72%) Windows 7
7 93 (7.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 65 (5.13%) Unix
8 65 (5.13%) Windows 10
9 56 (4.42%) Windows 8
10 42 (3.32%) Ubuntu
11 34 (2.69%) CentOS
12 29 (2.29%) Debian
13 28 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 25 (1.97%) Windows XP
15 21 (1.66%) Mac OS X
16 18 (1.42%) Mac OS
17 12 (0.95%) Android
17 12 (0.95%) Apple iOS
18 10 (0.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (16.51%) ITIL
2 104 (8.21%) Network Design
3 86 (6.79%) Load Balancing
4 85 (6.71%) Project Management
5 81 (6.40%) High Availability
6 77 (6.08%) Migration
7 70 (5.53%) Mentoring
8 66 (5.21%) Disaster Recovery
9 61 (4.82%) Network Management
10 58 (4.58%) DevOps
10 58 (4.58%) Presales
11 47 (3.71%) Service Delivery
12 46 (3.63%) Data Protection
13 43 (3.40%) Agile Software Development
14 36 (2.84%) Cybersecurity
14 36 (2.84%) E-Commerce
15 34 (2.69%) Change Management
15 34 (2.69%) Service Management
15 34 (2.69%) Virtual Environments
16 33 (2.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 158 (12.48%) SQL
2 91 (7.19%) PowerShell
3 45 (3.55%) Python
4 36 (2.84%) Bash Shell
5 32 (2.53%) Java
6 27 (2.13%) Perl
7 18 (1.42%) C
8 15 (1.18%) Shell Script
9 14 (1.11%) C#
10 10 (0.79%) Ruby
11 9 (0.71%) PHP
11 9 (0.71%) VBScript
12 5 (0.39%) JavaScript
13 4 (0.32%) C++
13 4 (0.32%) VB
14 2 (0.16%) Korn
15 1 (0.079%) Lisp
15 1 (0.079%) Lua
15 1 (0.079%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.079%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 516 (40.76%) Cisco Certification
2 354 (27.96%) CCNA
3 333 (26.30%) CCNP
4 125 (9.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 92 (7.27%) MCSE
6 78 (6.16%) Degree
7 77 (6.08%) CCIE
7 77 (6.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 46 (3.63%) MCSA
9 41 (3.24%) MCITP
10 40 (3.16%) MCP
11 28 (2.21%) CCVP
12 25 (1.97%) Security Cleared
13 21 (1.66%) CCDP
13 21 (1.66%) JNCIA
14 20 (1.58%) DV Cleared
14 20 (1.58%) JNCIS
14 20 (1.58%) SC Cleared
15 19 (1.50%) CCSP
16 18 (1.42%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (6.32%) SLA
2 27 (2.13%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 15 (1.18%) ISO27002
5 8 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.63%) QA
6 3 (0.24%) GCP
6 3 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.079%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.079%) ISO27005
System Software
1 540 (42.65%) Active Directory
2 408 (32.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 285 (22.51%) Hyper-V
4 81 (6.40%) vSphere
5 49 (3.87%) XenApp
6 45 (3.55%) VMware ESXi
7 44 (3.48%) Terminal Services
8 28 (2.21%) VMware ESX
9 22 (1.74%) Virtual Servers
10 16 (1.26%) Firmware
11 15 (1.18%) pfSense
12 14 (1.11%) ProxySG
13 13 (1.03%) iptables
13 13 (1.03%) VMware Server
14 11 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 11 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
15 10 (0.79%) NFS
15 10 (0.79%) XenDesktop
15 10 (0.79%) XenServer
16 8 (0.63%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 72 (5.69%) SCCM
2 52 (4.11%) Puppet
3 48 (3.79%) Backup Exec
4 47 (3.71%) WSUS
5 46 (3.63%) Cisco CUCM
6 42 (3.32%) Nagios
7 40 (3.16%) Ansible
8 38 (3.00%) Cisco UCCX
9 34 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
10 25 (1.97%) Cisco UCCE
11 22 (1.74%) SCOM
11 22 (1.74%) ZABBIX
12 21 (1.66%) Norton AntiVirus
13 14 (1.11%) Salt
14 10 (0.79%) Cacti
14 10 (0.79%) Failover Clustering
15 9 (0.71%) Graylog
15 9 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
16 8 (0.63%) FortiGate
17 7 (0.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 774 (61.14%) Cisco
2 588 (46.45%) VMware
3 381 (30.09%) Microsoft
4 165 (13.03%) Juniper
5 146 (11.53%) CheckPoint
6 131 (10.35%) HP
7 126 (9.95%) Citrix
8 120 (9.48%) F5
9 110 (8.69%) Palo Alto
10 79 (6.24%) Avaya
11 70 (5.53%) NetApp
12 68 (5.37%) Meraki
13 67 (5.29%) Veeam
14 56 (4.42%) SonicWALL
15 53 (4.19%) SolarWinds
16 51 (4.03%) Dell
16 51 (4.03%) Fortinet
17 45 (3.55%) Symantec
18 42 (3.32%) Brocade
19 41 (3.24%) Red Hat
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Vadis People
Salary: circ £34,000 - £39,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Thorn SDS
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £54200 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Dantech
Salary: £34000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£75,000 plus 10% bonus and benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + On Call
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £56000 per annum + Medical and Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £33000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Yoh
Salary: £0.00 - £35000 per annum + car or car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £48,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday