Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Extensible LAN (VXLAN)
UK
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1175 1180 1267
Rank change year-on-year +5 +87 +68
Permanent jobs citing VXLAN 17 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.018% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.061% 0.11% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 10
UK median annual salary £80,000 £55,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% -12.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £62,500 £43,250 £54,875
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £70,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £75,000 £46,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +63.04% -16.36% +10.00%

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 27952 31320 35726
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.56% 16.94% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 22560 25582 29664
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 +12 17 £80,000 +45.45% 1
London -20 10 £77,500 +40.91%
UK excluding London +5 7 £75,000 +63.04% 1
South East +36 5 £85,000 +21.43%
Yorkshire +7 1 - -
North of England 0 1 - -
East of England - 1 £65,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing VXLAN 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 VXLAN.

1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
2 12 (70.59%) OSPF
2 12 (70.59%) BGP
2 12 (70.59%) Firewall
2 12 (70.59%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (64.71%) Juniper
4 10 (58.82%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (52.94%) F5
5 9 (52.94%) Presales
5 9 (52.94%) DNS
5 9 (52.94%) CCIE
5 9 (52.94%) IPsec
5 9 (52.94%) VMware
5 9 (52.94%) VLAN
6 8 (47.06%) Retail
6 8 (47.06%) FTP
6 8 (47.06%) HTTP
6 8 (47.06%) CheckPoint
6 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
6 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (41.18%) Project Planning
7 7 (41.18%) HTTPS
7 7 (41.18%) EIGRP
7 7 (41.18%) IGRP
7 7 (41.18%) SMTP
7 7 (41.18%) Finance
7 7 (41.18%) Legal

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) BGP
1 12 (70.59%) Cisco Nexus
1 12 (70.59%) Firewall
1 12 (70.59%) OSPF
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (52.94%) DNS
3 9 (52.94%) IPsec
3 9 (52.94%) VLAN
4 8 (47.06%) FTP
4 8 (47.06%) HTTP
5 7 (41.18%) EIGRP
5 7 (41.18%) HTTPS
5 7 (41.18%) IGRP
5 7 (41.18%) SMTP
6 4 (23.53%) MPLS
7 3 (17.65%) Network Security
7 3 (17.65%) NX-OS
7 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
7 3 (17.65%) VPN
8 2 (11.76%) IOS XR
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (47.06%) Retail
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) German Language
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Architect
1 9 (52.94%) Network Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Firewall Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Switch Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) RESTful
2 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.88%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
2 7 (41.18%) Virtual Team
3 2 (11.76%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Presales
2 7 (41.18%) Project Planning
2 7 (41.18%) Validation
2 7 (41.18%) Virtual Team Management
3 3 (17.65%) Network Design
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Business Development
4 1 (5.88%) Coaching
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) High Availability
4 1 (5.88%) Low Latency
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Network Management
4 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (5.88%) Product Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.88%) C-shell
3 1 (5.88%) Korn
3 1 (5.88%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (52.94%) CCIE
3 3 (17.65%) CCNP
4 1 (5.88%) CCDP
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Docker
2 2 (11.76%) VMware NSX
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Ansible
2 2 (11.76%) FortiGate
3 1 (5.88%) Cacti
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (5.88%) Cobbler
3 1 (5.88%) Icinga
3 1 (5.88%) Nagios
3 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.88%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) RANCID
3 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (5.88%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
2 11 (64.71%) Juniper
3 9 (52.94%) F5
3 9 (52.94%) VMware
4 8 (47.06%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.88%) Arista
5 1 (5.88%) Aruba
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds