The first table below looks at the demand for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 177 159 153
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -6
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.074% 0.032% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.67% 0.22% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £20,000 - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,309
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.20%
Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
451 463 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.11% 14.84% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 342 245 350
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VLAN
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VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VLAN
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Scotland

VLAN
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 1 - -
Fife - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £20,000 -
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VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) CCNP
3 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Nimsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Spiceworks
4 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Network Management
4 2 (25.00%) Lync
4 2 (25.00%) CCIE
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) Nokia
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) HTTP
4 2 (25.00%) HTTPS

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) VPN
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) VoIP
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) HTTP
3 2 (25.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) OSPF
3 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) SSH
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (12.50%) FCoE
4 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) PDA
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
1 1 (12.50%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) BCP
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Password Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) CCIE
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) MCITP
4 1 (12.50%) MCSE
4 1 (12.50%) CCDA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Nokia
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Brocade
3 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (25.00%) Nimsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Spiceworks
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) NETGEAR
4 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Novell
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) VMware