The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 37 33 42
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 6 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.71% 4.09% 2.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.71% 17.28% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 9
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
VLAN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
56 81 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.00% 23.68% 52.49%
Number of salaries quoted 46 72 75
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

VLAN
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Middlesex

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) SMTP
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) IPv4
2 6 (85.71%) IPv6
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) MS Visio
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) IPsec
2 6 (85.71%) Games
2 6 (85.71%) Incident Management
2 6 (85.71%) SNMP
2 6 (85.71%) HSRP
3 1 (14.29%) IMAP
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) SGSN
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) CDMA
3 1 (14.29%) GPRS
3 1 (14.29%) GSM

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
1 6 (85.71%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) SMTP
2 6 (85.71%) IPsec
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) IPv4
2 6 (85.71%) IPv6
2 6 (85.71%) SNMP
2 6 (85.71%) HSRP
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) CDMA
3 1 (14.29%) GPRS
3 1 (14.29%) GSM
3 1 (14.29%) POP3
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) IMAP
3 1 (14.29%) SGSN
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
General
1 6 (85.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) MAPI
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft