The first table below looks at the demand for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 65 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 12 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.41% 3.73% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.21% 16.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 0
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,309
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.20%
Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 62 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 21.49% 23.13% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 101 61 47
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £51,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VLAN
Bedfordshire

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VLAN across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

VLAN
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VLAN across the Bedford region.

VLAN Salary Trend in Bedford

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing VLAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VLAN.

1 22 (100.00%) Firewall
2 21 (95.45%) VMware
2 21 (95.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
3 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
4 17 (77.27%) VPN
4 17 (77.27%) DNS
5 16 (72.73%) SSL
5 16 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (72.73%) IIS
5 16 (72.73%) Windows XP
5 16 (72.73%) MS Exchange
5 16 (72.73%) SharePoint
5 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (72.73%) Windows 7
5 16 (72.73%) SharePoint Server
5 16 (72.73%) Windows Vista
5 16 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (72.73%) Terminal Services
5 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (72.73%) Internet
5 16 (72.73%) ISA Server
5 16 (72.73%) Forefront TMG
5 16 (72.73%) UAG
5 16 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (68.18%) MS Excel
7 11 (50.00%) MS Office
7 11 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (50.00%) CCNP

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing VLAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (72.73%) IIS
1 16 (72.73%) MS Exchange
1 16 (72.73%) SharePoint
1 16 (72.73%) SharePoint Server
1 16 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2007
1 16 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (68.18%) MS Excel
2 11 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (77.27%) VPN
2 17 (77.27%) DNS
3 16 (72.73%) SSL
3 16 (72.73%) Internet
4 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (50.00%) VRRP
4 11 (50.00%) Network Security
5 10 (45.45%) HTTPS
5 10 (45.45%) HTTP
6 5 (22.73%) SAN
7 1 (4.55%) MPLS
7 1 (4.55%) LAN
7 1 (4.55%) VoIP
7 1 (4.55%) WAN
7 1 (4.55%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Firmware
1 9 (40.91%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) Windows XP
2 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (72.73%) Windows 7
2 16 (72.73%) Windows Vista
2 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) Requirements Analysis
2 7 (31.82%) Change Control
3 2 (9.09%) Time Management
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.55%) Network Management
4 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (50.00%) CCNP
3 10 (45.45%) CCSP
3 10 (45.45%) CCIP
3 10 (45.45%) CCNA
3 10 (45.45%) MCSE
3 10 (45.45%) MCP
4 5 (22.73%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (95.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (72.73%) Terminal Services
2 16 (72.73%) ISA Server
2 16 (72.73%) Forefront TMG
2 16 (72.73%) UAG
3 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) VMware
1 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco
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