The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 113 82 78
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -4
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 3 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.21% 1.04% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.05% 10.81% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £36,500 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.16% +50.00%
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 Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
146 111 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.29% 9.63% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 89 78 72
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VLAN across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

VLAN
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VLAN across the Glasgow region.

VLAN Salary Trend in Glasgow

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Security Management
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) PDA
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) COBIT
4 1 (25.00%) ISMS
4 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) IT Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) IT Security Officer
1 1 (25.00%) Security Officer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) ISMS
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) Password Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) CCA
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) COBIT
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft