The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 75 81 82
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 7 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.08% 0.44% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.51% 2.80% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Average salary £26,000 £32,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -28.88%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +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 Dorset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
127 143 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 19.57% 15.82% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 90 117 93
Average salary £35,000 £29,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% -26.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

VLAN
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Dorset

VLAN
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +7 7 £26,000 -18.75%
VLAN
South West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (72.73%) Windows
4 7 (63.64%) Firewall
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (54.55%) Lync
5 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (54.55%) IPsec
5 6 (54.55%) Migration
5 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (54.55%) Mac OS
5 6 (54.55%) XenApp
5 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
5 6 (54.55%) MS Office
5 6 (54.55%) LAN
5 6 (54.55%) Citrix
5 6 (54.55%) VPN
6 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
7 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
8 3 (27.27%) vSphere
8 3 (27.27%) Linux
8 3 (27.27%) LDAP
8 3 (27.27%) SAN
8 3 (27.27%) vCloud
9 1 (9.09%) Symantec
9 1 (9.09%) MPLS

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (54.55%) Lync
2 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
2 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) IPsec
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 3 (27.27%) LDAP
4 1 (9.09%) ADSL
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) MPLS
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) IT Support
2 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) Mac OS
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (54.55%) XenApp
3 3 (27.27%) vSphere
3 3 (27.27%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Avaya
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) Mitel