Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for VXLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VXLAN over the 6 months to 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Extensible LAN (VXLAN)
UK
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1169 1160 1240
Rank change year-on-year -9 +80 +75
Permanent jobs citing VXLAN 14 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.015% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.054% 0.091% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 33
UK median annual salary £64,250 £85,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.41% +41.67% +6.67%
10th Percentile £51,975 £58,750 £47,900
90th Percentile £74,750 £87,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £63,000 £85,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year -25.88% +28.30% +10.42%

VXLAN 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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 26,154 27,538 34,036
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.18% 15.98% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 20,808 22,429 28,237
UK median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +0.00%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

VXLAN
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for VXLAN in the UK

VXLAN
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for VXLAN in the UK

VXLAN
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VXLAN over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for VXLAN in the UK

VXLAN
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VXLAN within the UK over the 6 months to 20 June 2018. 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
England -21 13 £63,500 -25.29% 8
UK excluding London -11 9 £63,000 -25.88% 8
East of England +1 5 £63,750 +27.50% 3
London -21 4 £70,000 -12.50%
South East -3 3 £63,500 -25.29% 1
North of England +17 1 £45,000 -35.71% 1
North West -6 1 £45,000 -35.71% 1

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT jobs citing VXLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for VXLAN.

1 13 (92.86%) BGP
2 11 (78.57%) OSPF
3 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco
4 8 (57.14%) VLAN
5 7 (50.00%) CCNP
5 7 (50.00%) Python
6 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 6 (42.86%) CCIE
6 6 (42.86%) Juniper
6 6 (42.86%) MPLS
6 6 (42.86%) Firewall
6 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (35.71%) DNS
7 5 (35.71%) WAN
7 5 (35.71%) DHCP
8 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
8 4 (28.57%) VPN
8 4 (28.57%) Broadband
8 4 (28.57%) ITIL
8 4 (28.57%) SNMP
8 4 (28.57%) VRRP
8 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (28.57%) Degree
8 4 (28.57%) JNCIP
8 4 (28.57%) JNCIE
8 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
8 4 (28.57%) NX-OS

VXLAN
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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) BGP
2 11 (78.57%) OSPF
3 8 (57.14%) VLAN
4 6 (42.86%) Firewall
4 6 (42.86%) MPLS
4 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (35.71%) DHCP
5 5 (35.71%) DNS
5 5 (35.71%) WAN
6 4 (28.57%) Broadband
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
6 4 (28.57%) NX-OS
6 4 (28.57%) SNMP
6 4 (28.57%) VPN
6 4 (28.57%) VRRP
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (21.43%) Junos
7 3 (21.43%) LAN
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Network Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Network Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Network Operations Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
1 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 4 (28.57%) Driving Licence
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) PKI
4 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Customer-Centricity
4 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) Security Auditing
4 2 (14.29%) Server Hardening
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) SIEM
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Task Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Decision-Making
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) Network Management
5 1 (7.14%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (7.14%) Security Operations
5 1 (7.14%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
2 2 (14.29%) Ruby
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) AWK
3 1 (7.14%) sed
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (50.00%) CCNP
3 6 (42.86%) CCIE
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) JNCIE
4 4 (28.57%) JNCIP
5 3 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (14.29%) CCNA
7 1 (7.14%) CCDP
7 1 (7.14%) JNCIA
7 1 (7.14%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) VMware NSX
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Cacti
2 1 (7.14%) Nagios
2 1 (7.14%) RANCID
2 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (7.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (21.43%) Arista
3 3 (21.43%) Google
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.14%) VMware