Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Extensible LAN (VXLAN)
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1155 1220 1285
Rank change year-on-year +65 +65 +39
Permanent jobs citing VXLAN 28 44 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.022% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.099% 0.13% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 24 40 4
UK median annual salary £85,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.67% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £58,750 £46,025 £50,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £74,350 £78,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £85,000 £66,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year +28.30% +10.42% +20.00%

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 28222 33250 37701
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.95% 16.86% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 22885 27561 30650
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £70,000
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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +68 28 £85,000 +41.67% 2
London +14 15 £80,000 +45.45% 1
UK excluding London +72 12 £85,000 +28.30% 1
South East +68 7 £85,000 +25.93% 1
North of England -13 3 £70,000 +55.56%
North West - 3 £70,000 -
East of England - 2 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 18 (64.29%) Firewall
2 16 (57.14%) BGP
2 16 (57.14%) Cisco
2 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (57.14%) VMware
2 16 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (53.57%) F5
3 15 (53.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (53.57%) Data Centre
3 15 (53.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (53.57%) CCIE
3 15 (53.57%) HTTP
3 15 (53.57%) EIGRP
3 15 (53.57%) IGRP
3 15 (53.57%) OSPF
4 14 (50.00%) IPsec
4 14 (50.00%) Juniper
4 14 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 14 (50.00%) DNS
4 14 (50.00%) HTTPS
4 14 (50.00%) SMTP
4 14 (50.00%) FTP
4 14 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (50.00%) Project Planning
4 14 (50.00%) VLAN
4 14 (50.00%) Finance
4 14 (50.00%) Legal
4 14 (50.00%) Validation
4 14 (50.00%) Retail
4 14 (50.00%) Virtual Team Management

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 9 (32.14%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 16 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) OpenShift
3 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) Firewall
2 16 (57.14%) BGP
3 15 (53.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (53.57%) EIGRP
3 15 (53.57%) HTTP
3 15 (53.57%) IGRP
3 15 (53.57%) OSPF
4 14 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (50.00%) DNS
4 14 (50.00%) FTP
4 14 (50.00%) HTTPS
4 14 (50.00%) IPsec
4 14 (50.00%) SMTP
4 14 (50.00%) VLAN
5 9 (32.14%) Software-Defined Networking
6 8 (28.57%) Multicast
6 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (3.57%) MPLS
7 1 (3.57%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
1 14 (50.00%) Legal
1 14 (50.00%) Retail
2 9 (32.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Architect
1 21 (75.00%) Network Architect
2 7 (25.00%) Virtualisation Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Design Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Network Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) OpenDaylight
2 1 (3.57%) RESTful
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Data Centre
2 14 (50.00%) Virtual Team
3 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Presales
1 14 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 14 (50.00%) Validation
1 14 (50.00%) Virtual Team Management
2 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) DoDAF
3 7 (25.00%) ITIL
3 7 (25.00%) SABSA
3 7 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
5 2 (7.14%) BDD
5 2 (7.14%) Functional Programming
5 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.14%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.14%) System Testing
5 2 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (3.57%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Lisp
2 1 (3.57%) Perl
2 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (53.57%) CCIE
3 8 (28.57%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) CCNP
4 1 (3.57%) OCP
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (42.86%) Docker
3 8 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.57%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) Cobbler
2 1 (3.57%) Icinga
2 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Cisco
1 16 (57.14%) VMware
2 15 (53.57%) F5
3 14 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 14 (50.00%) Juniper
4 1 (3.57%) Forcepoint
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.57%) Trend Micro