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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 161 141 144
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 12 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.33% 0.49% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.52% 4.57% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 3
Average salary £32,750 £50,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.46% +26.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,470 £35,000 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
477 328 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.18% 10.80% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 300 219 269
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £22,743
10% offered a salary of more than £48,900 £54,000 £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 September 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 September 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
Edinburgh -8 7 £30,000 -16.66%
North Lanarkshire - 3 £45,000 - 2
Glasgow -24 2 £33,000 -45.00% 1
VLAN
UK

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 16 (72.73%) Windows
1 16 (72.73%) Firewall
2 11 (50.00%) VPN
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) Cisco
3 10 (45.45%) VMware
3 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (36.36%) Citrix
5 7 (31.82%) VoIP
5 7 (31.82%) WAN
5 7 (31.82%) vSphere
6 6 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (27.27%) SSL
6 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
6 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (22.73%) BGP
7 5 (22.73%) Internet
7 5 (22.73%) Finance
7 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
7 5 (22.73%) LAN
7 5 (22.73%) XenApp
7 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (22.73%) Degree
7 5 (22.73%) SSH
8 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
8 4 (18.18%) CentOS
8 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
8 4 (18.18%) NAS
8 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) Firewall
2 11 (50.00%) VPN
3 7 (31.82%) VoIP
3 7 (31.82%) WAN
4 6 (27.27%) SSL
5 5 (22.73%) BGP
5 5 (22.73%) Internet
5 5 (22.73%) LAN
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (22.73%) SSH
6 4 (18.18%) NAS
6 4 (18.18%) IPsec
7 2 (9.09%) SAN
7 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (4.55%) Wireless
8 1 (4.55%) DNS
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Games
2 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Graduate
6 1 (4.55%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Replication
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) CentOS
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
1 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity Planning
1 4 (18.18%) CRM
1 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
1 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
1 4 (18.18%) BCP
2 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
2 2 (9.09%) Wealth Management
2 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (9.09%) Time Management
2 2 (9.09%) Network Architecture
2 2 (9.09%) Security Management
3 1 (4.55%) Information Security
3 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (4.55%) ISMS
3 1 (4.55%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (22.73%) Degree
3 4 (18.18%) CCNA
4 3 (13.64%) CCNP
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.55%) CCA
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) COBIT
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (31.82%) vSphere
3 6 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (22.73%) XenApp
5 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
5 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
6 2 (9.09%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) WSUS
1 2 (9.09%) Cacti
1 2 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) Cisco
2 10 (45.45%) VMware
3 8 (36.36%) Citrix
4 4 (18.18%) Rackspace
4 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 3 (13.64%) HP
5 3 (13.64%) IBM
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle
7 1 (4.55%) NetApp
7 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.55%) EMC
7 1 (4.55%) F5
7 1 (4.55%) Splunk
North Lanarkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Home working and Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Scotland
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + Training / Career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, 10% Annual Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Lanarkshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North Lanarkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago