The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 42 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 3 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.04% 1.59% 3.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% 6.82% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 11
Average salary £32,500 £23,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.29% -25.39%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
VLAN
Gloucestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 44 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 21.88% 23.28% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 52 44 73
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

VLAN
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Cheltenham

VLAN
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Meraki
3 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (50.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Mac OS

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Meraki
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft