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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 90 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.55% 0.22% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.93% 1.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
118 166 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.26% 11.99% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 80 92 118
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,895
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (75.00%) BGP
2 6 (75.00%) CCNP
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) Wireless
3 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) High Availability
4 4 (50.00%) HSRP
4 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (50.00%) CCNA
4 4 (50.00%) CCIE
4 4 (50.00%) VoIP
4 4 (50.00%) ATM
4 4 (50.00%) ISDN
4 4 (50.00%) PPP
4 4 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 4 (50.00%) X.25
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (50.00%) OSPF
4 4 (50.00%) Fortinet
4 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Network Design

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) BGP
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) Wireless
3 4 (50.00%) ATM
3 4 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 4 (50.00%) HSRP
3 4 (50.00%) ISDN
3 4 (50.00%) OSPF
3 4 (50.00%) PPP
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) X.25
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (37.50%) DMVPN
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) MPLS
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (25.00%) SSH
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Consultant
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 4 (50.00%) Consultant
3 4 (50.00%) Data Consultant
3 4 (50.00%) Network Consultant
4 3 (37.50%) Data Network Engineer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (37.50%) Switch Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) Architect
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Architect
5 2 (25.00%) Data Architect
5 2 (25.00%) Network Architect
5 2 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) Network Designer
6 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Flash
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) High Availability
2 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) CCIE
3 4 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (50.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (25.00%) F5
4 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Facebook
5 1 (12.50%) Google
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter