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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 101 103 94
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 3 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.21% 0.51% 0.086%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.95% 4.55% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.91%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.48% +9.33%
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
154 176 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.65% 11.33% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 118 103 56
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015, 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 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Nagios
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) BCP
4 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
4 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) IPsec
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (16.67%) SSL
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Cacti

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) IPv4
4 1 (16.67%) SNMP
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) L2TP
4 1 (16.67%) PPTP
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Network Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
1 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Network Support
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Support
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 2 (33.33%) BCP
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) pfSense
2 1 (16.67%) iptables
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (16.67%) Cacti
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Rackspace
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Sun