The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 98 81 98
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +17
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 4 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.34% 0.74% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.59% 2.90% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 8
Average salary £35,750 £32,500 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -30.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £32,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £40,500 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
VLAN
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
252 241 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.71% 25.37% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 223 226 251
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VLAN
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

VLAN
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -11 3 £33,500 +3.07%
VLAN
East of England

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Terminal Services
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (75.00%) Internet
2 6 (75.00%) ISA Server
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) CCSP
2 6 (75.00%) CCNP
2 6 (75.00%) CCIP
2 6 (75.00%) CCNA
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) HTTPS
2 6 (75.00%) SSL
2 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) MCP
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) MCSE
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) IIS
2 6 (75.00%) SharePoint Server
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Vista
2 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 6 (75.00%) IIS
1 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (75.00%) SharePoint Server
1 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
2 6 (75.00%) HTTP
2 6 (75.00%) HTTPS
2 6 (75.00%) SSL
2 6 (75.00%) Internet
3 4 (50.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) DMZ
4 2 (25.00%) VRRP
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Vista
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) Network Design
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCSP
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) CCIP
1 6 (75.00%) CCNA
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (75.00%) MCP
1 6 (75.00%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Terminal Services
1 6 (75.00%) ISA Server
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (75.00%) Forefront TMG
1 6 (75.00%) UAG
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds