The first table below looks at the demand for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 52 56 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 16 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.36% 0.55% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.74% 2.75% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 1
Average salary £33,750 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
149 109 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.98% 19.85% 20.61%
Number of salaries quoted 136 86 64
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VLAN
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VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

VLAN
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Cardiff

VLAN
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Cardiff

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 27 (100.00%) Firewall
2 24 (88.89%) VMware
2 24 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (59.26%) Cisco
4 15 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 15 (55.56%) Linux
5 14 (51.85%) Perl
5 14 (51.85%) Welsh Language
6 13 (48.15%) SaaS
6 13 (48.15%) Finance
7 12 (44.44%) CheckPoint
8 11 (40.74%) SAN
8 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (40.74%) CCNP
8 11 (40.74%) CCNA
8 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
8 11 (40.74%) Python
8 11 (40.74%) SharePoint
8 11 (40.74%) VRRP
8 11 (40.74%) Project Management
8 11 (40.74%) Lync
8 11 (40.74%) Office 365
8 11 (40.74%) HSRP
8 11 (40.74%) Hyper-V
8 11 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (40.74%) Incident Management
8 11 (40.74%) Email Migration
9 10 (37.04%) tcpdump
9 10 (37.04%) Debian
10 9 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 11 (40.74%) SharePoint
1 11 (40.74%) Lync
2 3 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (48.15%) SaaS
2 11 (40.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 11 (40.74%) SAN
3 11 (40.74%) VRRP
3 11 (40.74%) HSRP
3 11 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (37.04%) tcpdump
5 7 (25.93%) Wireshark
6 4 (14.81%) DNS
6 4 (14.81%) DHCP
7 2 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (3.70%) IPsec
8 1 (3.70%) OSPF
8 1 (3.70%) BGP
8 1 (3.70%) EIGRP
8 1 (3.70%) IGRP
8 1 (3.70%) PPTP
8 1 (3.70%) SNMP
8 1 (3.70%) VPN
8 1 (3.70%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 14 (51.85%) Welsh Language
2 13 (48.15%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) French Language
3 3 (11.11%) German Language
3 3 (11.11%) Italian Language
3 3 (11.11%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Project Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) UNIX Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Provisioning Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Network Support
7 1 (3.70%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.70%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 10 (37.04%) Debian
3 8 (29.63%) UNIX
4 7 (25.93%) Windows
4 7 (25.93%) CentOS
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Project Management
1 11 (40.74%) Incident Management
1 11 (40.74%) Email Migration
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) Product Management
4 3 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.70%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) Computer Security
5 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.70%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Perl
2 11 (40.74%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) AWK
3 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (40.74%) CCNP
1 11 (40.74%) CCNA
2 9 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 24 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 11 (40.74%) Hyper-V
3 7 (25.93%) Nmap
4 4 (14.81%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Nessus
1 7 (25.93%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) VMware
2 16 (59.26%) Cisco
3 12 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 8 (29.63%) SonicWALL
4 8 (29.63%) WatchGuard
4 8 (29.63%) HP
4 8 (29.63%) Dell
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.70%) Nokia
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat