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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 144 173 161
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -12
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.080% 0.034%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.98% 0.69% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £34,250 £20,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
354 434 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.36% 11.58% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 214 329 255
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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
Edinburgh - 3 £45,000 - 1
North Lanarkshire - 2 £29,500 -
Glasgow +12 1 £35,000 -
Dundee - 1 - -
VLAN
UK

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Firewall
3 10 (62.50%) VPN
4 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (50.00%) VMware
5 7 (43.75%) Cisco
5 7 (43.75%) WAN
5 7 (43.75%) Linux
5 7 (43.75%) LAN
6 6 (37.50%) VoIP
6 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (37.50%) vSphere
6 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
7 5 (31.25%) Citrix
8 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (25.00%) SAN
8 4 (25.00%) Internet
8 4 (25.00%) CRM
9 3 (18.75%) UNIX
9 3 (18.75%) MCSE
9 3 (18.75%) CCNA
9 3 (18.75%) DHCP
9 3 (18.75%) DNS
9 3 (18.75%) SSL

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) nginx
3 1 (6.25%) Lync
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) VPN
3 7 (43.75%) LAN
3 7 (43.75%) WAN
4 6 (37.50%) VoIP
5 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
6 4 (25.00%) SAN
6 4 (25.00%) Internet
7 3 (18.75%) DHCP
7 3 (18.75%) DNS
7 3 (18.75%) SSL
7 3 (18.75%) BGP
8 2 (12.50%) Wireless
8 2 (12.50%) IPsec
8 2 (12.50%) SSH
8 2 (12.50%) MPLS
8 2 (12.50%) NAS
9 1 (6.25%) WAAS
9 1 (6.25%) MRTG
9 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (6.25%) French Language
3 1 (6.25%) German Language
3 1 (6.25%) Japanese Language
3 1 (6.25%) Korean Language
3 1 (6.25%) Spanish Language
3 1 (6.25%) Thai Language
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Operations Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Network Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Operations Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) CCTV
2 1 (6.25%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) UNIX
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) CentOS
6 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
6 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) CRM
2 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) BCP
3 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Network Management
4 1 (6.25%) Information Management
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) Ruby
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (18.75%) MCSE
2 3 (18.75%) MCITP
2 3 (18.75%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) CCIE
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (37.50%) vSphere
3 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) Samba
4 1 (6.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Nagios
2 2 (12.50%) Cacti
3 1 (6.25%) Puppet
3 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) EMC
4 2 (12.50%) Rackspace
5 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.25%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) Sun
5 1 (6.25%) HP
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago