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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
UK
Rank 397 405 399
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6  
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 578 755 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.69% 0.73% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.30% 4.22% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 510 620 654
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 £26,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,047 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.13% -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 13439 17873 19512
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.01% 17.29% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10947 14778 15536
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,450 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

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 26 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 26 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 +16 561 £40,000 +6.66% 93
London +73 190 £47,500 -5.00% 29
South East +18 140 £35,000 -6.66% 7
North West 0 52 £32,500 -20.63% 13
East Midlands +44 45 £42,500 -10.52% 5
West Midlands +12 40 £38,500 +10.00% 13
East of England -31 39 £35,000 +16.66% 11
Surrey +12 30 £42,250 -0.58% 1
Yorkshire -10 30 £36,297 +11.68% 7
Manchester -11 30 £36,500 -30.47% 9
Hampshire +34 29 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Northamptonshire - 28 £44,000 - 1
South West -29 24 £33,750 -15.62% 4
Brighton +31 21 £35,000 +32.07% 1
Kent +30 21 £32,500 -18.75%
East Sussex +27 21 £35,000 +32.07% 1
West Yorkshire +17 20 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Berkshire -1 19 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Leeds +9 18 £37,500 +7.14% 3
City of London +41 16 £42,500 -20.56% 8
Dorking +8 16 £27,500 -47.61%
Cambridgeshire +1 16 £34,000 -2.85% 9
Birmingham +13 14 £42,500 +41.66% 4
Cheshire +17 12 £32,250 -0.76% 2
Bristol +12 12 £40,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +4 12 £35,000 -30.00% 1
North East +17 10 £28,500 -1.72% 4
Basingstoke +14 10 £45,000 +9.09% 2
Hertfordshire -3 10 £46,500 +75.47% 2
Tyne and Wear - 10 £28,500 - 4

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 766 (60.51%) Cisco
2 736 (58.14%) Firewall
3 681 (53.79%) Windows
4 595 (47.00%) VMware
5 554 (43.76%) WAN
6 545 (43.05%) Active Directory
7 529 (41.79%) VPN
8 513 (40.52%) Cisco Certification
9 512 (40.44%) LAN
10 470 (37.12%) Windows Server
11 433 (34.20%) DNS
12 412 (32.54%) VMware Infrastructure
13 383 (30.25%) Microsoft
14 358 (28.28%) DHCP
15 354 (27.96%) CCNA
16 346 (27.33%) Linux
17 329 (25.99%) CCNP
18 322 (25.43%) VoIP
19 321 (25.36%) TCP/IP
20 311 (24.57%) Windows Server 2012
21 286 (22.59%) Hyper-V
22 285 (22.51%) MPLS
23 283 (22.35%) OSPF
23 283 (22.35%) BGP
24 272 (21.48%) MS Exchange
25 247 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
26 232 (18.33%) Wireless
27 231 (18.25%) SAN
28 209 (16.51%) ITIL
29 195 (15.40%) Office 365

VLAN
Top Related 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
1 272 (21.48%) MS Exchange
2 98 (7.74%) Exchange Server 2013
3 97 (7.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 97 (7.66%) IIS
4 51 (4.03%) Skype for Business
5 50 (3.95%) Apache
6 32 (2.53%) SharePoint
7 28 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2003
7 28 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2007
8 24 (1.90%) Tomcat
9 17 (1.34%) WebSphere
10 14 (1.11%) WebLogic
11 10 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (0.63%) nginx
13 7 (0.55%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.39%) Confluence
14 5 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.39%) Site Server
15 3 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
15 3 (0.24%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 176 (13.90%) MS Excel
2 99 (7.82%) 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
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
1 195 (15.40%) Office 365
2 133 (10.51%) Amazon AWS
3 111 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (1.26%) IaaS
5 15 (1.18%) Mimecast
6 14 (1.11%) SaaS
7 13 (1.03%) PaaS
7 13 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 8 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 6 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 6 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.39%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.16%) Akamai
13 2 (0.16%) Dropbox
14 1 (0.079%) G Suite
14 1 (0.079%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 736 (58.14%) Firewall
2 554 (43.76%) WAN
3 529 (41.79%) VPN
4 512 (40.44%) LAN
5 433 (34.20%) DNS
6 358 (28.28%) DHCP
7 322 (25.43%) VoIP
8 321 (25.36%) TCP/IP
9 285 (22.51%) MPLS
10 283 (22.35%) BGP
10 283 (22.35%) OSPF
11 232 (18.33%) Wireless
12 231 (18.25%) SAN
13 186 (14.69%) Network Security
14 153 (12.09%) Cisco IOS
15 144 (11.37%) Cisco ASA
16 129 (10.19%) Wi-Fi
17 117 (9.24%) Spanning Tree
18 113 (8.93%) IPsec
19 110 (8.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (11.53%) SQL Server
2 31 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 29 (2.29%) MySQL
4 24 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
5 15 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (0.79%) Redis
7 7 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (0.47%) FileMaker
8 6 (0.47%) NoSQL
9 5 (0.39%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.39%) Informix
9 5 (0.39%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.24%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.24%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 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
1 103 (8.14%) Finance
2 101 (7.98%) Telecoms
3 38 (3.00%) Retail
4 36 (2.84%) Banking
5 23 (1.82%) Marketing
6 22 (1.74%) Manufacturing
7 15 (1.18%) Law
8 11 (0.87%) Electronics
9 10 (0.79%) Legal
10 7 (0.55%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.47%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.39%) Advertising
12 5 (0.39%) Back Office
13 4 (0.32%) Publishing
14 2 (0.16%) French Language
14 2 (0.16%) Games
14 2 (0.16%) German Language
14 2 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.16%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.079%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 405 (31.99%) Network Engineer
2 188 (14.85%) Support Engineer
3 167 (13.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 153 (12.09%) Analyst
5 148 (11.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 145 (11.45%) Cisco Engineer
7 135 (10.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 124 (9.79%) 3rd Line Support
9 94 (7.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 87 (6.87%) Support Analyst
11 83 (6.56%) Administrator
12 82 (6.48%) Senior Network Engineer
13 77 (6.08%) IT Support
14 71 (5.61%) Network Support
15 68 (5.37%) Network Support Engineer
16 63 (4.98%) Systems Administrator
16 63 (4.98%) Windows Engineer
17 61 (4.82%) Infrastructure Support
18 57 (4.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
19 56 (4.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (2.53%) Web Services
2 19 (1.50%) 802.1X
3 13 (1.03%) HTML
4 12 (0.95%) SAX
4 12 (0.95%) XML
5 11 (0.87%) .NET
6 9 (0.71%) LAMP
7 8 (0.63%) LEMP Stack
7 8 (0.63%) MAPI
8 6 (0.47%) FFmpeg
9 4 (0.32%) CSS
9 4 (0.32%) REST
10 3 (0.24%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.24%) LAPP Stack
10 3 (0.24%) Sensu
11 2 (0.16%) Elastic Stack
11 2 (0.16%) Memcached
11 2 (0.16%) Node.js
11 2 (0.16%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (0.16%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 176 (13.90%) Data Centre
2 75 (5.92%) Driving Licence
3 61 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (4.34%) Linux Command Line
5 34 (2.69%) Replication
6 33 (2.61%) Clustering
7 30 (2.37%) NHS
8 27 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
9 24 (1.90%) 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 14 (1.11%) Management Information System
13 14 (1.11%) Security Operations Centre
14 11 (0.87%) FlexPod
14 11 (0.87%) Hedge funds
14 11 (0.87%) Virtual Team
15 10 (0.79%) iPhone
15 10 (0.79%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 681 (53.79%) Windows
2 470 (37.12%) Windows Server
3 346 (27.33%) Linux
4 311 (24.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 247 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 123 (9.72%) Windows 7
7 91 (7.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 66 (5.21%) Unix
8 66 (5.21%) Windows 10
9 58 (4.58%) Windows 8
10 41 (3.24%) Ubuntu
11 32 (2.53%) CentOS
12 28 (2.21%) Debian
13 27 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 25 (1.97%) Windows XP
15 21 (1.66%) Mac OS X
16 17 (1.34%) Mac OS
17 11 (0.87%) Android
17 11 (0.87%) Apple iOS
18 10 (0.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (16.51%) ITIL
2 103 (8.14%) Network Design
3 87 (6.87%) Project Management
4 84 (6.64%) Load Balancing
5 82 (6.48%) High Availability
6 75 (5.92%) Migration
7 67 (5.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 66 (5.21%) Mentoring
9 61 (4.82%) Network Management
10 60 (4.74%) Presales
11 56 (4.42%) DevOps
12 49 (3.87%) Service Delivery
13 46 (3.63%) Data Protection
14 42 (3.32%) Agile Software Development
15 38 (3.00%) Cybersecurity
15 38 (3.00%) E-Commerce
16 34 (2.69%) Service Management
17 33 (2.61%) Time Management
17 33 (2.61%) Virtual Environments
18 32 (2.53%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 162 (12.80%) SQL
2 91 (7.19%) PowerShell
3 42 (3.32%) Python
4 34 (2.69%) Bash Shell
5 32 (2.53%) Java
6 24 (1.90%) Perl
7 20 (1.58%) C
8 15 (1.18%) Shell Script
9 14 (1.11%) C#
10 9 (0.71%) Ruby
10 9 (0.71%) VBScript
11 8 (0.63%) PHP
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
1 513 (40.52%) Cisco Certification
2 354 (27.96%) CCNA
3 329 (25.99%) CCNP
4 129 (10.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 95 (7.50%) MCSE
6 77 (6.08%) CCIE
7 76 (6.00%) Degree
7 76 (6.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 46 (3.63%) MCSA
9 43 (3.40%) MCITP
10 42 (3.32%) MCP
11 27 (2.13%) CCVP
12 25 (1.97%) Security Cleared
13 22 (1.74%) JNCIA
14 21 (1.66%) CCDP
15 20 (1.58%) DV Cleared
15 20 (1.58%) JNCIS
15 20 (1.58%) SC Cleared
16 18 (1.42%) CCDA
16 18 (1.42%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (6.40%) SLA
2 28 (2.21%) PCI DSS
3 15 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (1.11%) ISO27002
5 9 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.63%) QA
7 3 (0.24%) GCP
7 3 (0.24%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.079%) COBIT
8 1 (0.079%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.079%) ISO27005
System Software
1 545 (43.05%) Active Directory
2 412 (32.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 286 (22.59%) Hyper-V
4 81 (6.40%) vSphere
5 48 (3.79%) XenApp
6 45 (3.55%) Terminal Services
7 43 (3.40%) VMware ESXi
8 29 (2.29%) VMware ESX
9 22 (1.74%) Virtual Servers
10 15 (1.18%) Firmware
10 15 (1.18%) pfSense
11 14 (1.11%) VMware Server
12 13 (1.03%) iptables
12 13 (1.03%) ProxySG
13 12 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
14 11 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 10 (0.79%) NFS
15 10 (0.79%) XenServer
16 9 (0.71%) XenDesktop
17 8 (0.63%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 71 (5.61%) SCCM
2 50 (3.95%) Puppet
3 48 (3.79%) Backup Exec
4 47 (3.71%) WSUS
5 44 (3.48%) Cisco CUCM
6 39 (3.08%) Ansible
6 39 (3.08%) Nagios
7 37 (2.92%) Cisco UCCX
8 34 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
9 24 (1.90%) Cisco UCCE
10 21 (1.66%) Norton AntiVirus
10 21 (1.66%) ZABBIX
11 20 (1.58%) SCOM
12 13 (1.03%) Salt
13 10 (0.79%) Failover Clustering
14 9 (0.71%) Cacti
14 9 (0.71%) Graylog
14 9 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
15 7 (0.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 7 (0.55%) Graphite
Vendors
1 766 (60.51%) Cisco
2 595 (47.00%) VMware
3 383 (30.25%) Microsoft
4 157 (12.40%) Juniper
5 144 (11.37%) CheckPoint
6 128 (10.11%) Citrix
6 128 (10.11%) HP
7 118 (9.32%) F5
8 106 (8.37%) Palo Alto
9 77 (6.08%) Avaya
10 71 (5.61%) NetApp
11 66 (5.21%) Meraki
12 64 (5.06%) Veeam
13 55 (4.34%) SonicWALL
14 52 (4.11%) SolarWinds
15 51 (4.03%) Dell
16 47 (3.71%) Fortinet
17 45 (3.55%) Symantec
18 41 (3.24%) Brocade
19 39 (3.08%) Apple
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £56000 per annum + Medical and Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Washington, Tyne and Wear
Central Employment
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Premier IT
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + healthcare, Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
SoCode Limited
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + +Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £48,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Pension, Private Health, Life Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Other Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago