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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 94 97 88
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 1 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.10% 0.35% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% 1.58% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Average salary £36,500 £35,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.09% +2.14%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £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
178 253 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.68% 21.89% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 152 228 237
Average salary £46,000 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,200 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) VPN
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (62.50%) WAN Optimisation
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (62.50%) CCNP
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) Wireless
2 5 (62.50%) Load Balancing
2 5 (62.50%) Riverbed
2 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
3 2 (25.00%) XenApp
3 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) McAfee
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VBScript

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) Wireless
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Load Balancing
1 5 (62.50%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VBScript
1 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNP
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) XenApp
1 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Riverbed
1 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) McAfee
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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