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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 96 114 91
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 4 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.34% 0.071% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.99% 0.68% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +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 Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
134 146 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.27% 10.34% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 85 93 85
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 July 2015, 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%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
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%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) CCA
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
4 1 (25.00%) LDAP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) LDAP
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) SMTP
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) FTP
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCA
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) VMware