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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 93 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 11 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.73% 0.16% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.29% 2.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
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
208 90 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.88% 7.37% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 123 57 79
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 2014.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) VPN
2 6 (46.15%) VoIP
2 6 (46.15%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) CentOS
4 4 (30.77%) NAS
4 4 (30.77%) IPsec
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
4 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (30.77%) SSH
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) CRM
4 4 (30.77%) SSL
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
4 4 (30.77%) Internet
4 4 (30.77%) BCP
4 4 (30.77%) BGP
4 4 (30.77%) Rackspace
4 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) VPN
2 6 (46.15%) VoIP
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (30.77%) NAS
4 4 (30.77%) IPsec
4 4 (30.77%) SSH
4 4 (30.77%) SSL
4 4 (30.77%) Internet
4 4 (30.77%) BGP
5 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (15.38%) LAN
5 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (15.38%) SAN
6 1 (7.69%) DNS
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Games
2 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) CentOS
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
1 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (30.77%) CRM
1 4 (30.77%) BCP
1 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Network Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) Wealth Management
2 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Time Management
2 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) CCNP
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 2 (15.38%) vSphere
4 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Cacti
1 2 (15.38%) WSUS
1 2 (15.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 4 (30.77%) Rackspace
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) HP
4 3 (23.08%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) F5
5 1 (7.69%) Splunk