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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Extensible LAN (VXLAN)
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 872 900 980
Rank change year-on-year +28 +80  
Permanent jobs citing VXLAN 18 32 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.032% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.19% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 1
Median salary £85,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £85,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +30.76% +8.33%  

VXLAN 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 14375 16711 18941
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.12% 16.97% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11703 13908 15439
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

VXLAN
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing VXLAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VXLAN in the UK

VXLAN
Top 10 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 3 months to 27 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 +31 18 £85,000 +41.66% 4
London +25 10 £82,500 +50.00% 1
South East +43 6 £85,000 +25.92% 3
Berkshire - 6 £85,000 - 3
East of England - 2 £50,000 -
Reading - 2 £85,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Essex - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £50,000 -
Brentwood - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 (62.50%) Firewall
2 13 (54.17%) BGP
2 13 (54.17%) Cisco
2 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (54.17%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (50.00%) F5
3 12 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 12 (50.00%) CCIE
3 12 (50.00%) HTTP
3 12 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 12 (50.00%) IGRP
3 12 (50.00%) OSPF
3 12 (50.00%) VMware
4 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (45.83%) Retail
4 11 (45.83%) VLAN
4 11 (45.83%) Project Planning
4 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (45.83%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (45.83%) IPsec
4 11 (45.83%) Finance
4 11 (45.83%) Legal
4 11 (45.83%) Validation
4 11 (45.83%) DNS
4 11 (45.83%) HTTPS
4 11 (45.83%) SMTP
4 11 (45.83%) FTP
4 11 (45.83%) Juniper

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 8 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 13 (54.17%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) OpenShift
3 1 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) Firewall
2 13 (54.17%) BGP
3 12 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 12 (50.00%) HTTP
3 12 (50.00%) IGRP
3 12 (50.00%) OSPF
4 11 (45.83%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (45.83%) DNS
4 11 (45.83%) FTP
4 11 (45.83%) HTTPS
4 11 (45.83%) IPsec
4 11 (45.83%) SMTP
4 11 (45.83%) VLAN
5 8 (33.33%) Multicast
5 8 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
5 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (4.17%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
1 11 (45.83%) Legal
1 11 (45.83%) Retail
2 9 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Architect
1 18 (75.00%) Network Architect
2 7 (29.17%) Virtualisation Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (4.17%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Network Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) OpenDaylight
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (45.83%) Virtual Team
3 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.33%) Public Cloud
5 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (45.83%) Presales
1 11 (45.83%) Project Planning
1 11 (45.83%) Validation
1 11 (45.83%) Virtual Team Management
2 7 (29.17%) DoDAF
2 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) SABSA
2 7 (29.17%) TOGAF
3 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) BDD
4 2 (8.33%) Functional Programming
4 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.33%) OO
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) System Testing
4 2 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (50.00%) CCIE
3 8 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) CCNP
4 1 (4.17%) OCP
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Docker
1 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco
2 12 (50.00%) F5
2 12 (50.00%) VMware
3 11 (45.83%) CheckPoint
3 11 (45.83%) Juniper
4 1 (4.17%) Forcepoint
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) Trend Micro
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