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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 100 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.15% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £31,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
186 175 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.63% 10.67% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 119 120 81
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £27,650 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £51,698
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 5 May 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Nagios
4 2 (40.00%) Symantec
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (40.00%) BCP
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) IPsec
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (20.00%) BGP
5 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
5 1 (20.00%) L2TP
5 1 (20.00%) PPTP
5 1 (20.00%) Network Design
5 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (20.00%) CCTV
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Lync
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) IPsec
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) WAAS
3 1 (20.00%) OpenVPN
3 1 (20.00%) MRTG
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (20.00%) Multicast
3 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) BCP
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCIE
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (20.00%) pfSense
1 1 (20.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (20.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Symantec
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Sun