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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 109 111 92
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 11 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.61% 0.19% 1.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.53% 1.15% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 13
Average salary £27,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.47% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,300 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £44,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
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
243 262 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 13.39% 16.66% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 210 208 201
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Firewall
3 9 (60.00%) Degree
4 7 (46.67%) Citrix
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (33.33%) OSPF
5 5 (33.33%) BGP
5 5 (33.33%) VPN
5 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 4 (26.67%) Cacti
6 4 (26.67%) openSUSE
6 4 (26.67%) Ubuntu
6 4 (26.67%) Icinga
6 4 (26.67%) UNIX
6 4 (26.67%) CCNA
6 4 (26.67%) Apache
6 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
6 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
6 4 (26.67%) SUSE
6 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
6 4 (26.67%) Nagios
7 3 (20.00%) Ericsson
7 3 (20.00%) Internet
7 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (20.00%) MS Office
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (26.67%) Apache
1 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) OSPF
2 5 (33.33%) BGP
2 5 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (20.00%) ISDN
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) Internet
3 3 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (13.33%) SAN
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (6.67%) SNMP
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) IPv4
5 1 (6.67%) IPv6
5 1 (6.67%) DWDM
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (6.67%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Junior
3 3 (20.00%) Designer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Designer
3 3 (20.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Network Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) SUSE
3 4 (26.67%) Ubuntu
3 4 (26.67%) openSUSE
3 4 (26.67%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) CRM
2 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (13.33%) Service Management
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) ITSM
2 2 (13.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.67%) Network Design
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) CCNA
4 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) CCNP
5 2 (13.33%) MCP
6 1 (6.67%) CCIE
6 1 (6.67%) CCDP
6 1 (6.67%) HP ASE
6 1 (6.67%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.67%) Xen
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Nagios
1 4 (26.67%) Cacti
1 4 (26.67%) Icinga
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Citrix
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Ericsson
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.67%) F5
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