The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 143 159 142
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -17
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 12 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.38% 0.18% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.10% 1.62% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 7
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%
VLAN
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
387 371 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.32% 11.33% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 255 246 330
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

VLAN Salary Histogram 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 18 December 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
(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
Glasgow +10 6 £42,500 - 1
Fife - 3 £47,500 -
Aberdeen +7 1 £45,000 +15.38%
Edinburgh -3 1 £31,500 -
Stirling - 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
VLAN
UK

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Firewall
3 16 (66.67%) VPN
4 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (45.83%) VMware
5 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (41.67%) vSphere
7 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 9 (37.50%) Citrix
7 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
7 9 (37.50%) LAN
7 9 (37.50%) WAN
8 8 (33.33%) VoIP
8 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 8 (33.33%) Cisco
9 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
9 7 (29.17%) CRM
9 7 (29.17%) Linux
9 7 (29.17%) SAN
9 7 (29.17%) XenApp
9 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (25.00%) Degree
10 6 (25.00%) BGP
10 6 (25.00%) SSL
10 6 (25.00%) CCNA
11 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
11 5 (20.83%) Internet
11 5 (20.83%) SSH

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (83.33%) Firewall
2 16 (66.67%) VPN
3 9 (37.50%) LAN
3 9 (37.50%) WAN
4 8 (33.33%) VoIP
5 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
5 7 (29.17%) SAN
6 6 (25.00%) BGP
6 6 (25.00%) SSL
7 5 (20.83%) Internet
7 5 (20.83%) SSH
8 4 (16.67%) DNS
9 3 (12.50%) DHCP
9 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (12.50%) NAS
9 3 (12.50%) IPsec
10 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (8.33%) Wireless
11 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (4.17%) MPLS
General
1 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Advertising
3 2 (8.33%) Games
3 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (4.17%) French Language
4 1 (4.17%) German Language
4 1 (4.17%) Japanese Language
4 1 (4.17%) Korean Language
4 1 (4.17%) Spanish Language
4 1 (4.17%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Consultant
1 6 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Operations Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Network Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Graduate
4 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Replication
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.67%) UNIX
5 3 (12.50%) CentOS
6 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) CRM
2 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
2 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
3 4 (16.67%) ERP
3 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (12.50%) BCP
4 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Time Management
5 2 (8.33%) Security Management
5 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.33%) Wealth Management
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Java
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (25.00%) CCNA
2 6 (25.00%) Degree
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (16.67%) MCSE
5 2 (8.33%) CCNP
5 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (8.33%) MCITP
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) COBIT
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (41.67%) vSphere
3 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 7 (29.17%) XenApp
5 5 (20.83%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
7 2 (8.33%) Terminal Services
7 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Nagios
2 2 (8.33%) WSUS
2 2 (8.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) VMware
3 9 (37.50%) Citrix
4 8 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle
5 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (12.50%) Rackspace
6 2 (8.33%) Symantec
6 2 (8.33%) Sophos
6 2 (8.33%) HP
7 1 (4.17%) EMC
7 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.17%) F5
7 1 (4.17%) Splunk
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance / Microsoft Certs
Posted: 9 days ago
Motherwell
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance + Microsoft Certs
Posted: 27 days ago