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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 106 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.44% 0.47% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.39% 4.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.38% -6.87%
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
177 113 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.95% 10.55% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 104 79 85
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,808 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
3 6 (75.00%) Juniper
3 6 (75.00%) OSPF
3 6 (75.00%) BGP
3 6 (75.00%) Network Design
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (75.00%) FWSM
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (62.50%) DHCP
4 5 (62.50%) CCNP
4 5 (62.50%) DNS
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (50.00%) CCNA
5 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (50.00%) CSS
5 4 (50.00%) LAN
5 4 (50.00%) Migration
5 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (50.00%) NX-OS
5 4 (50.00%) Junos
5 4 (50.00%) F5
5 4 (50.00%) Change Control
6 3 (37.50%) Back Office
6 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (37.50%) VPN

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (25.00%) Lync
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) BGP
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (75.00%) FWSM
2 6 (75.00%) OSPF
3 5 (62.50%) DHCP
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (50.00%) Junos
4 4 (50.00%) LAN
4 4 (50.00%) NX-OS
4 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) VPN
6 2 (25.00%) HSRP
6 2 (25.00%) IPv6
6 2 (25.00%) MPLS
6 2 (25.00%) VRRP
6 2 (25.00%) WAN
7 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (37.50%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Switch Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) COM
3 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) CentOS
2 2 (25.00%) Debian
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Network Design
2 4 (50.00%) Change Control
2 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNP
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) CCDA
3 2 (25.00%) CCIE
3 2 (25.00%) CCSP
3 2 (25.00%) JNCIA
3 2 (25.00%) JNCIE
3 2 (25.00%) JNCIP
3 2 (25.00%) JNCIS
4 1 (12.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) COBIT
1 1 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Juniper
3 4 (50.00%) F5
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) CA
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto