The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 127 115 113
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 13 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.70% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.76% 1.49% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +5.76%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
VLAN
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
346 269 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.60% 14.72% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 313 219 188
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

VLAN
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Bristol

VLAN
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Bristol

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 21 (61.76%) VMware
2 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (55.88%) Active Directory
4 17 (50.00%) HP
5 14 (41.18%) DNS
6 13 (38.24%) Cisco
7 12 (35.29%) DHCP
7 12 (35.29%) SAN
7 12 (35.29%) SCCM
7 12 (35.29%) Hyper-V
7 12 (35.29%) XenApp
7 12 (35.29%) XenDesktop
7 12 (35.29%) Veeam
7 12 (35.29%) EqualLogic
7 12 (35.29%) HSRP
7 12 (35.29%) Data Centre
8 11 (32.35%) Citrix
8 11 (32.35%) VPN
9 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (26.47%) ITIL
10 8 (23.53%) Internet
10 8 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (20.59%) MPLS
11 7 (20.59%) Service Management
11 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
11 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
11 7 (20.59%) Linux
11 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
12 6 (17.65%) CCNP
12 6 (17.65%) CCNA

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (8.82%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
4 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) DNS
2 12 (35.29%) DHCP
2 12 (35.29%) SAN
2 12 (35.29%) HSRP
3 11 (32.35%) VPN
4 8 (23.53%) Internet
5 7 (20.59%) MPLS
5 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
6 5 (14.71%) Firewall
7 3 (8.82%) IPv6
7 3 (8.82%) WAN
8 2 (5.88%) LAN
8 2 (5.88%) SNMP
8 2 (5.88%) ATM
8 2 (5.88%) Wireless
9 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.94%) EIGRP
9 1 (2.94%) BGP
9 1 (2.94%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (11.76%) Marketing
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
1 4 (11.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Network Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Consultant
3 6 (17.65%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Support Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Support Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Designer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Designer
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) EqualLogic
1 12 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) AIX
3 3 (8.82%) Solaris
3 3 (8.82%) UNIX
4 2 (5.88%) CentOS
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Service Management
2 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
3 5 (14.71%) Project Management
4 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 4 (11.76%) Network Design
5 3 (8.82%) Migration
5 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.82%) SDLC
6 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.88%) ITSM
6 2 (5.88%) Change Management
6 2 (5.88%) Coaching
6 2 (5.88%) Patch Management
6 2 (5.88%) Software Deployment
6 2 (5.88%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) PHP
1 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.88%) Perl
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (17.65%) CCNP
2 6 (17.65%) CCNA
3 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (5.88%) MCP
5 1 (2.94%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (55.88%) Active Directory
3 12 (35.29%) Hyper-V
3 12 (35.29%) XenApp
3 12 (35.29%) XenDesktop
4 8 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.88%) iptables
6 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (35.29%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) Nagios
3 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) VMware
2 17 (50.00%) HP
3 13 (38.24%) Cisco
4 12 (35.29%) Veeam
5 11 (32.35%) Citrix
6 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
7 5 (14.71%) Dell
8 4 (11.76%) Rackspace
9 2 (5.88%) Oracle
10 1 (2.94%) ProCurve