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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 145 154 139
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 9 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% 0.12% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.59% 1.05% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 7
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +2.70%
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
348 380 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.20% 11.53% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 214 265 308
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 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
Glasgow +13 5 £36,250 - 5
Edinburgh - 2 £45,000 -
Dundee - 1 - -
Stirling - 1 - -
VLAN
UK

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Firewall
3 13 (61.90%) VPN
4 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
4 10 (47.62%) VMware
5 9 (42.86%) LAN
5 9 (42.86%) WAN
5 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 9 (42.86%) vSphere
6 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (33.33%) SAN
7 7 (33.33%) Citrix
7 7 (33.33%) VoIP
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco
7 7 (33.33%) Linux
7 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 6 (28.57%) CRM
8 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (23.81%) CCNA
9 5 (23.81%) UNIX
9 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (23.81%) BGP
9 5 (23.81%) XenApp
9 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
9 5 (23.81%) Degree
10 4 (19.05%) Finance

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) nginx
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (9.52%) Office 365
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) Firewall
2 13 (61.90%) VPN
3 9 (42.86%) LAN
3 9 (42.86%) WAN
4 7 (33.33%) VoIP
4 7 (33.33%) SAN
5 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 5 (23.81%) BGP
7 4 (19.05%) DNS
7 4 (19.05%) SSL
7 4 (19.05%) Internet
8 3 (14.29%) DHCP
8 3 (14.29%) SSH
9 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (9.52%) NAS
9 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (9.52%) MPLS
9 2 (9.52%) Wireless
9 2 (9.52%) IPsec
10 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Subversion
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (4.76%) French Language
3 1 (4.76%) German Language
3 1 (4.76%) Japanese Language
3 1 (4.76%) Korean Language
3 1 (4.76%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.76%) Thai Language
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Consultant
1 4 (19.05%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (14.29%) Security Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Operations Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) IT Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.52%) Replication
1 2 (9.52%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (23.81%) UNIX
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.52%) CentOS
6 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) CRM
2 4 (19.05%) ERP
2 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) Security Management
4 2 (9.52%) BCP
4 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (4.76%) Wealth Management
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) PHP
3 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (23.81%) CCNA
2 5 (23.81%) Degree
3 4 (19.05%) MCSE
4 2 (9.52%) CCNP
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (9.52%) MCITP
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.76%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) COBIT
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 9 (42.86%) vSphere
2 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (23.81%) XenApp
4 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 4 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.76%) NFS
5 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.76%) Samba
5 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Nagios
2 2 (9.52%) Cacti
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
1 10 (47.62%) VMware
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) EMC
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.52%) Symantec
4 2 (9.52%) Sophos
4 2 (9.52%) F5
4 2 (9.52%) Rackspace
5 1 (4.76%) Splunk
5 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
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