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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 113 120 120
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 17 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.90% 0.20% 0.058%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 1.31% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £61,250 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.69% +135.57%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
323 306 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.14% 15.44% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 287 199 154
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 2015.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Bristol

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 19 (73.08%) VMware
2 17 (65.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
3 14 (53.85%) DNS
4 13 (50.00%) HP
5 12 (46.15%) SAN
5 12 (46.15%) DHCP
5 12 (46.15%) SCCM
5 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
5 12 (46.15%) XenApp
5 12 (46.15%) XenDesktop
5 12 (46.15%) Veeam
5 12 (46.15%) EqualLogic
5 12 (46.15%) HSRP
6 11 (42.31%) Citrix
7 8 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (26.92%) Cisco
9 6 (23.08%) VPN
9 6 (23.08%) ITIL
9 6 (23.08%) Windows
9 6 (23.08%) Firewall
10 5 (19.23%) MPLS
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
11 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
11 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
11 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
11 4 (15.38%) Linux
11 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
11 4 (15.38%) PHP
11 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (11.54%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
4 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) DNS
2 12 (46.15%) SAN
2 12 (46.15%) DHCP
2 12 (46.15%) HSRP
3 6 (23.08%) VPN
3 6 (23.08%) Firewall
4 5 (19.23%) MPLS
5 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 3 (11.54%) LAN
6 3 (11.54%) WAN
7 2 (7.69%) SNMP
7 2 (7.69%) ATM
7 2 (7.69%) ISDN
7 2 (7.69%) Internet
7 2 (7.69%) Wireless
8 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
8 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.85%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
1 1 (3.85%) French Language
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Support Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) IT Support
5 1 (3.85%) Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Design Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) EqualLogic
2 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) UNIX
3 3 (11.54%) AIX
3 3 (11.54%) Solaris
4 2 (7.69%) CentOS
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
2 4 (15.38%) Service Management
2 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 3 (11.54%) Network Design
3 3 (11.54%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
3 3 (11.54%) SDLC
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) ITSM
4 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 2 (7.69%) Change Management
4 2 (7.69%) Coaching
4 2 (7.69%) Software Deployment
4 2 (7.69%) Patch Management
4 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) PHP
1 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) CCNP
2 2 (7.69%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 17 (65.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
2 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 12 (46.15%) XenApp
2 12 (46.15%) XenDesktop
3 8 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
4 2 (7.69%) iptables
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) Nagios
3 1 (3.85%) Puppet
3 1 (3.85%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) VMware
2 13 (50.00%) HP
3 12 (46.15%) Veeam
4 11 (42.31%) Citrix
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco
6 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle
8 1 (3.85%) Rackspace
8 1 (3.85%) Meraki
8 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.85%) Avaya
8 1 (3.85%) Apple
8 1 (3.85%) Dell
8 1 (3.85%) Nortel