The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank - 101 -
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.15% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £39,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.82% -1.87%
VLAN
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
136 189 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.49% 13.78% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 76 116 133
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £28,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,698 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 5 (71.43%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Wireless
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (57.14%) Fortinet
3 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
3 4 (57.14%) High Availability
3 4 (57.14%) ATM
3 4 (57.14%) ISDN
3 4 (57.14%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) CCIE
3 4 (57.14%) PPP
3 4 (57.14%) EIGRP
3 4 (57.14%) X.25
3 4 (57.14%) HSRP
3 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 4 (57.14%) OSPF
4 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) DMVPN
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (42.86%) Network Design

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) ATM
3 4 (57.14%) EIGRP
3 4 (57.14%) HSRP
3 4 (57.14%) ISDN
3 4 (57.14%) OSPF
3 4 (57.14%) PPP
3 4 (57.14%) Wireless
3 4 (57.14%) X.25
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (42.86%) DMVPN
4 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) SSL
6 1 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) Data Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) Network Consultant
3 3 (42.86%) Data Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Data Network Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Switch Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Data Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Network Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Network Designer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Flash
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) High Availability
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) CCIE
3 4 (57.14%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 4 (57.14%) Fortinet
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) F5
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
5 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds