The first table below looks at the demand for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 97 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 11 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 0.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.82% 2.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
189 84 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.77% 6.94% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 115 52 74
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,400 £54,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VLAN
Scotland

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

VLAN
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Edinburgh

VLAN
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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

VLAN Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) VPN
2 5 (45.45%) VoIP
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (36.36%) Rackspace
3 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (36.36%) CRM
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 4 (36.36%) BCP
3 4 (36.36%) IPsec
3 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) CentOS
3 4 (36.36%) NAS
3 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (27.27%) SSH
4 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (27.27%) Internet
4 3 (27.27%) BGP
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) VPN
2 5 (45.45%) VoIP
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) IPsec
3 4 (36.36%) NAS
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (27.27%) SSH
4 3 (27.27%) Internet
4 3 (27.27%) BGP
4 3 (27.27%) SSL
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (9.09%) SAN
6 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) CentOS
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity Planning
1 4 (36.36%) CRM
1 4 (36.36%) BCP
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity
1 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Network Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (27.27%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Nagios
1 2 (18.18%) Cacti
2 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Rackspace
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) EMC