Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Extensible LAN (VXLAN)
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1153 1204 1282
Rank change year-on-year +51 +78 +55
Permanent jobs citing VXLAN 24 37 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.019% 0.007%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.086% 0.11% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 21 32 6
UK median annual salary £85,000 £55,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.55% -18.52% +35.00%
10th Percentile £62,500 £44,225 £60,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £68,750 £76,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £85,000 £55,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +53.15% -3.48% +15.00%

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 28008 32444 36467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.01% 16.91% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 22742 26677 30048
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £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 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for VXLAN in the UK

VXLAN
Top 5 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 17 October 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 +49 24 £85,000 +54.55% 1
London +7 12 £85,000 +54.55%
UK excluding London +54 11 £85,000 +53.15% 1
South East +79 9 £85,000 +28.30% 1
East of England - 2 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 18 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (75.00%) BGP
2 18 (75.00%) Firewall
2 18 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 17 (70.83%) OSPF
3 17 (70.83%) Juniper
3 17 (70.83%) CCIE
4 16 (66.67%) DNS
4 16 (66.67%) IPsec
4 16 (66.67%) VMware
4 16 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 16 (66.67%) Presales
5 15 (62.50%) F5
5 15 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (62.50%) VLAN
5 15 (62.50%) EIGRP
5 15 (62.50%) IGRP
5 15 (62.50%) FTP
5 15 (62.50%) HTTP
6 14 (58.33%) SMTP
6 14 (58.33%) HTTPS
6 14 (58.33%) CheckPoint
6 14 (58.33%) Project Planning
6 14 (58.33%) Retail
6 14 (58.33%) Finance
6 14 (58.33%) Legal
6 14 (58.33%) Validation
6 14 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure

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 4 (16.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) BGP
1 18 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 18 (75.00%) Firewall
2 17 (70.83%) OSPF
3 16 (66.67%) DNS
3 16 (66.67%) IPsec
4 15 (62.50%) EIGRP
4 15 (62.50%) FTP
4 15 (62.50%) HTTP
4 15 (62.50%) IGRP
4 15 (62.50%) VLAN
5 14 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (58.33%) HTTPS
5 14 (58.33%) SMTP
6 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 3 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (8.33%) IOS XR
8 2 (8.33%) Multicast
8 2 (8.33%) NX-OS
8 2 (8.33%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
1 14 (58.33%) Legal
1 14 (58.33%) Retail
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) German Language
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Architect
1 16 (66.67%) Network Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Network Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Virtualisation Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Design Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Network Implementation Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) OpenDaylight
2 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 14 (58.33%) Virtual Team
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Presales
2 14 (58.33%) Project Planning
2 14 (58.33%) Validation
2 14 (58.33%) Virtual Team Management
3 7 (29.17%) DoDAF
3 7 (29.17%) ITIL
3 7 (29.17%) SABSA
3 7 (29.17%) TOGAF
4 3 (12.50%) Network Design
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Creative Thinking
6 1 (4.17%) Business Development
6 1 (4.17%) Coaching
6 1 (4.17%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (4.17%) High Availability
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Network Management
6 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.17%) Network Virtualisation
6 1 (4.17%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) Lisp
2 2 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.17%) C-shell
3 1 (4.17%) Korn
Qualifications
1 18 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (70.83%) CCIE
3 2 (8.33%) CCNP
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) Docker
3 2 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.17%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.17%) Cacti
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (4.17%) Cobbler
3 1 (4.17%) Icinga
3 1 (4.17%) Nagios
3 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) Puppet
3 1 (4.17%) RANCID
3 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (4.17%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 17 (70.83%) Juniper
3 16 (66.67%) VMware
4 15 (62.50%) F5
5 14 (58.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.17%) Aruba
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix
6 1 (4.17%) Forcepoint
6 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.17%) Trend Micro