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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 374 467 426
Rank change year-on-year +93 -41  
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 718 565 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.81% 0.57% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.99% 3.39% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 650 493 649
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,850 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £62,500 £65,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -2.59%  

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 14393 16653 18928
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.19% 16.92% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 35626 41572 45755
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,875 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £70,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing VLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VLAN in the UK

VLAN
Top 11 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 28 June 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 +96 688 £44,000 +10.00% 82
UK excluding London +83 427 £40,000 +6.66% 58
London +77 283 £50,000 - 26
South East +49 127 £39,500 -3.95% 13
North of England +36 101 £39,000 +15.55% 20
East of England +22 77 £42,500 +41.66% 7
Midlands +32 67 £40,000 +6.66% 8
South West -8 36 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Scotland +28 11 £35,000 -9.45%
Wales -6 8 £45,000 +53.84% 2
Northern Ireland -1 3 £42,500 +37.09%

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 871 (66.64%) Firewall
2 786 (60.14%) Cisco
3 717 (54.86%) Windows
4 578 (44.22%) VMware
5 543 (41.55%) VPN
6 525 (40.17%) Active Directory
7 516 (39.48%) WAN
8 500 (38.26%) DNS
9 471 (36.04%) Cisco Certification
10 451 (34.51%) LAN
11 450 (34.43%) Windows Server
12 449 (34.35%) Microsoft
13 431 (32.98%) TCP/IP
14 417 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
15 408 (31.22%) DHCP
16 388 (29.69%) Linux
17 342 (26.17%) BGP
18 341 (26.09%) MPLS
19 332 (25.40%) Windows Server 2012
20 330 (25.25%) OSPF
21 320 (24.48%) MS Exchange
22 309 (23.64%) VoIP
23 305 (23.34%) CCNP
24 296 (22.65%) CCNA
25 276 (21.12%) SAN
26 270 (20.66%) Windows Server 2008
27 266 (20.35%) Hyper-V
28 250 (19.13%) Data Centre
29 241 (18.44%) Office 365
30 238 (18.21%) ITIL

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
1 320 (24.48%) MS Exchange
2 113 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 96 (7.35%) IIS
4 90 (6.89%) Apache
5 84 (6.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 61 (4.67%) SharePoint
7 51 (3.90%) Tomcat
8 41 (3.14%) Skype for Business
9 29 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
10 25 (1.91%) WebSphere
11 23 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2003
12 22 (1.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 19 (1.45%) nginx
14 17 (1.30%) WebLogic
15 16 (1.22%) OpenStack
16 8 (0.61%) Cloud Foundry
17 7 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
18 6 (0.46%) CloudStack
18 6 (0.46%) CMS
19 3 (0.23%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 115 (8.80%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (2.60%) MS Visio
3 31 (2.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 29 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
5 22 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.46%) InDesign
6 6 (0.46%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.077%) MicroStation
7 1 (0.077%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 16 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.23%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.077%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.077%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.077%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 241 (18.44%) Office 365
2 156 (11.94%) Amazon AWS
3 152 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 38 (2.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 31 (2.37%) Amazon S3
6 23 (1.76%) Amazon EC2
7 21 (1.61%) Mimecast
8 18 (1.38%) PaaS
9 17 (1.30%) IaaS
9 17 (1.30%) SaaS
10 14 (1.07%) Amazon SQS
11 11 (0.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 11 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
12 10 (0.77%) Amazon Glacier
12 10 (0.77%) AWS CloudTrail
12 10 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
13 9 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
13 9 (0.69%) OneDrive
14 8 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 8 (0.61%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 871 (66.64%) Firewall
2 543 (41.55%) VPN
3 516 (39.48%) WAN
4 500 (38.26%) DNS
5 451 (34.51%) LAN
6 431 (32.98%) TCP/IP
7 408 (31.22%) DHCP
8 342 (26.17%) BGP
9 341 (26.09%) MPLS
10 330 (25.25%) OSPF
11 309 (23.64%) VoIP
12 276 (21.12%) SAN
13 217 (16.60%) Network Security
14 209 (15.99%) Wireless
15 207 (15.84%) Cisco ASA
16 162 (12.39%) IPsec
17 153 (11.71%) Wi-Fi
18 151 (11.55%) Cisco IOS
19 128 (9.79%) Internet
20 109 (8.34%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (12.55%) SQL Server
2 56 (4.28%) MySQL
3 38 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 37 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 35 (2.68%) Amazon RDS
6 22 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
8 12 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (0.69%) MongoDB
9 9 (0.69%) Redis
10 8 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (0.61%) Hadoop
11 7 (0.54%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.46%) MariaDB
13 4 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.31%) DB2
13 4 (0.31%) NoSQL
14 2 (0.15%) FileMaker
14 2 (0.15%) Ingres
14 2 (0.15%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 38 (2.91%) Git (software)
2 15 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 14 (1.07%) JIRA
4 11 (0.84%) Subversion
5 7 (0.54%) Jenkins
5 7 (0.54%) Visual Studio
5 7 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.23%) Maven
6 3 (0.23%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.23%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.15%) Selenium
General
1 173 (13.24%) Finance
2 104 (7.96%) Telecoms
3 55 (4.21%) Retail
4 41 (3.14%) Banking
5 37 (2.83%) Legal
6 32 (2.45%) Back Office
6 32 (2.45%) Marketing
7 31 (2.37%) Manufacturing
8 23 (1.76%) Law
9 19 (1.45%) Electronics
9 19 (1.45%) Games
10 14 (1.07%) Advertising
11 10 (0.77%) Military
12 9 (0.69%) Publishing
13 3 (0.23%) Automotive
13 3 (0.23%) Billing
14 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.077%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.077%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.077%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 387 (29.61%) Network Engineer
2 184 (14.08%) Support Engineer
3 170 (13.01%) Analyst
4 164 (12.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 143 (10.94%) Cisco Engineer
6 137 (10.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 121 (9.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 113 (8.65%) 3rd Line Support
9 109 (8.34%) Support Analyst
10 107 (8.19%) Senior Network Engineer
11 105 (8.03%) Administrator
12 85 (6.50%) Infrastructure Support
13 81 (6.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 77 (5.89%) IT Support
15 73 (5.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 66 (5.05%) Security Engineer
17 65 (4.97%) Systems Administrator
18 63 (4.82%) IT Engineer
19 62 (4.74%) Windows Engineer
20 60 (4.59%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (3.44%) Web Services
2 35 (2.68%) 802.1X
3 26 (1.99%) LAMP
4 16 (1.22%) LEMP Stack
5 15 (1.15%) XML
6 14 (1.07%) REST
7 12 (0.92%) HTML
8 9 (0.69%) .NET
8 9 (0.69%) Memcached
9 8 (0.61%) LAPP Stack
10 7 (0.54%) CSS
10 7 (0.54%) JDBC
11 6 (0.46%) POSIX
11 6 (0.46%) RFC 2547
11 6 (0.46%) Sensu
12 4 (0.31%) ADSI
12 4 (0.31%) MAPI
13 3 (0.23%) Elastic Stack
13 3 (0.23%) Node.js
13 3 (0.23%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 250 (19.13%) Data Centre
2 79 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (4.44%) Clustering
4 50 (3.83%) Driving Licence
5 42 (3.21%) Linux Command Line
6 39 (2.98%) Replication
7 31 (2.37%) Management Information System
8 29 (2.22%) Blackberry
9 28 (2.14%) PMI
10 27 (2.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 26 (1.99%) Computer Science
12 18 (1.38%) Fat Client
12 18 (1.38%) Thin Client
12 18 (1.38%) Virtual Team
13 17 (1.30%) IVR
13 17 (1.30%) Security Operations Centre
14 14 (1.07%) Hedge funds
15 13 (0.99%) FlexPod
16 12 (0.92%) Public Cloud
17 11 (0.84%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 717 (54.86%) Windows
2 450 (34.43%) Windows Server
3 388 (29.69%) Linux
4 332 (25.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 270 (20.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 115 (8.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 112 (8.57%) Windows 7
8 79 (6.04%) Unix
9 78 (5.97%) Windows 10
10 56 (4.28%) Windows 8
11 46 (3.52%) Ubuntu
12 44 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 43 (3.29%) CentOS
14 39 (2.98%) Debian
15 27 (2.07%) Windows XP
16 23 (1.76%) Windows Vista
17 22 (1.68%) VMS
18 21 (1.61%) Android
18 21 (1.61%) Apple iOS
19 18 (1.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (18.21%) ITIL
2 107 (8.19%) Mentoring
3 105 (8.03%) Project Management
4 104 (7.96%) High Availability
5 98 (7.50%) Load Balancing
6 94 (7.19%) Network Design
7 83 (6.35%) Change Management
8 80 (6.12%) Presales
9 72 (5.51%) Migration
10 67 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
11 64 (4.90%) DevOps
12 61 (4.67%) Network Management
13 57 (4.36%) Cybersecurity
14 48 (3.67%) PRINCE2
15 47 (3.60%) Kalman Filter
16 46 (3.52%) E-Commerce
17 45 (3.44%) Network Monitoring
17 45 (3.44%) Service Delivery
18 44 (3.37%) Penetration Testing
19 43 (3.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 181 (13.85%) SQL
2 113 (8.65%) PowerShell
3 78 (5.97%) Python
4 70 (5.36%) Bash Shell
5 45 (3.44%) Perl
6 32 (2.45%) Ruby
7 26 (1.99%) Java
8 23 (1.76%) C
9 18 (1.38%) PHP
9 18 (1.38%) VBScript
10 10 (0.77%) Shell Script
11 9 (0.69%) C#
12 8 (0.61%) AWK
12 8 (0.61%) Jython
12 8 (0.61%) Korn
12 8 (0.61%) sed
13 6 (0.46%) C++
14 5 (0.38%) JavaScript
15 4 (0.31%) VB
16 2 (0.15%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 471 (36.04%) Cisco Certification
2 305 (23.34%) CCNP
3 296 (22.65%) CCNA
4 123 (9.41%) Degree
5 108 (8.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 93 (7.12%) CCIE
7 65 (4.97%) MCSE
8 53 (4.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 37 (2.83%) MCSA
10 34 (2.60%) Security Cleared
11 33 (2.52%) CCIP
12 32 (2.45%) SC Cleared
13 28 (2.14%) CCSP
13 28 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
13 28 (2.14%) PMI Certification
14 26 (1.99%) MCP
15 24 (1.84%) CCDA
15 24 (1.84%) CCDP
16 23 (1.76%) CCVP
16 23 (1.76%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (5.36%) SLA
2 49 (3.75%) PCI DSS
3 25 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 17 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (0.92%) QA
6 7 (0.54%) COBIT
6 7 (0.54%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 4 (0.31%) GCP
System Software
1 525 (40.17%) Active Directory
2 417 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 266 (20.35%) Hyper-V
4 83 (6.35%) VMware ESXi
5 69 (5.28%) vSphere
6 62 (4.74%) Terminal Services
7 61 (4.67%) XenApp
8 34 (2.60%) XenServer
9 33 (2.52%) ProxySG
10 30 (2.30%) VMware Workstation
11 25 (1.91%) NFS
12 22 (1.68%) KVM
13 21 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
14 20 (1.53%) Firmware
15 15 (1.15%) Varnish
16 14 (1.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 12 (0.92%) Docker
17 12 (0.92%) VMware Server
18 10 (0.77%) Ceph
19 9 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 70 (5.36%) Puppet
2 66 (5.05%) SCCM
3 63 (4.82%) WSUS
4 62 (4.74%) Backup Exec
5 56 (4.28%) Nagios
6 49 (3.75%) Ansible
7 36 (2.75%) Cisco UCCX
8 35 (2.68%) ZABBIX
9 34 (2.60%) Cisco CUCM
10 33 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
11 31 (2.37%) vCenter Server
12 27 (2.07%) Norton AntiVirus
13 23 (1.76%) Cisco UCCE
14 22 (1.68%) Microsoft Clustering
14 22 (1.68%) Oracle ZFS
15 20 (1.53%) SCOM
16 18 (1.38%) Salt
17 16 (1.22%) FortiGate
18 15 (1.15%) Cacti
19 13 (0.99%) Graphite
Vendors
1 786 (60.14%) Cisco
2 578 (44.22%) VMware
3 449 (34.35%) Microsoft
4 209 (15.99%) Juniper
5 206 (15.76%) CheckPoint
6 152 (11.63%) Citrix
7 147 (11.25%) F5
8 142 (10.86%) HP
9 121 (9.26%) Palo Alto
10 88 (6.73%) Meraki
11 85 (6.50%) Veeam
12 73 (5.59%) Avaya
13 70 (5.36%) NetApp
14 68 (5.20%) SolarWinds
15 63 (4.82%) Symantec
16 60 (4.59%) Dell
17 51 (3.90%) SonicWALL
18 46 (3.52%) Brocade
19 44 (3.37%) Blue Coat
20 43 (3.29%) Mitel
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Webrecruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Enfield, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Washington, Tyne and Wear
Central Employment
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Marks Sattin
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Central Employment
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum Company car or car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Billingshurst, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum Dependent on Experience + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Generous Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 basic + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £26000 - £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago