The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 101 83 101
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +18
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 8 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.70% 0.44% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.56% 1.98% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +3.89%
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +6.66%
VLAN
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
225 202 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.75% 22.39% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 185 178 235
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

VLAN
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

VLAN
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +9 5 - - 1
Gloucester - 2 £34,000 -
VLAN
South West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (91.67%) Hyper-V
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) Clustering
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) MS Exchange
3 9 (75.00%) MCSE
3 9 (75.00%) CCA
3 9 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (66.67%) Backup Exec
4 8 (66.67%) Wireless
4 8 (66.67%) VMware ESX
4 8 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (66.67%) Websense
4 8 (66.67%) XenApp
4 8 (66.67%) XenDesktop
4 8 (66.67%) Veeam
4 8 (66.67%) vSphere
4 8 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (66.67%) Lync

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 11 (91.67%) MS Exchange
2 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (66.67%) Lync
2 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (25.00%) IIS
3 3 (25.00%) Apache
4 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (8.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) Wireless
2 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 8 (66.67%) VPN
2 8 (66.67%) WAN
2 8 (66.67%) NetScaler
3 5 (41.67%) iSCSI
4 3 (25.00%) MPLS
4 3 (25.00%) SMTP
4 3 (25.00%) SNMP
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
5 1 (8.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Project Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Design Authority
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Clustering
2 7 (58.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) CentOS
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX
4 1 (8.33%) AIX
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) MCSE
1 9 (75.00%) CCA
1 9 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (8.33%) MCSD
2 1 (8.33%) CCEA
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (91.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (66.67%) XenApp
3 8 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 8 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 8 (66.67%) vSphere
3 8 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) Terminal Services
6 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 8 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 8 (66.67%) SCCM
1 8 (66.67%) SCOM
1 8 (66.67%) SCVMM
2 5 (41.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Veeam
2 8 (66.67%) Symantec
2 8 (66.67%) Websense
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) AppSense