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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 156 162 159
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 11 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.32% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.71% 2.70% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 4
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -6.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £53,100 £50,300
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.22% +10.66%
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
406 444 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.80% 11.68% 11.80%
Number of salaries quoted 268 298 245
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 1 July 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 1 July 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
West Lothian - 5 - -
Glasgow +10 3 £35,500 -11.25%
Edinburgh +9 3 £30,000 -
VLAN
UK

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 12 (66.67%) Cisco
2 11 (61.11%) WAN
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle
3 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 8 (44.44%) VPN
4 7 (38.89%) Firewall
5 6 (33.33%) LAN
5 6 (33.33%) Degree
5 6 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (33.33%) Network Management
6 5 (27.78%) Junos
6 5 (27.78%) F5
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (27.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (27.78%) NX-OS
6 5 (27.78%) Wireshark
6 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
6 5 (27.78%) BIG-IP
6 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
6 5 (27.78%) VMware
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) RIP
6 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
6 5 (27.78%) Juniper
6 5 (27.78%) OSPF
6 5 (27.78%) BGP
6 5 (27.78%) NetScreen
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (22.22%) Linux

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) nginx
3 1 (5.56%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) WAN
2 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 8 (44.44%) VPN
3 7 (38.89%) Firewall
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (33.33%) LAN
5 5 (27.78%) OSPF
5 5 (27.78%) BGP
5 5 (27.78%) RIP
5 5 (27.78%) NetScreen
5 5 (27.78%) BIG-IP
5 5 (27.78%) Wireshark
5 5 (27.78%) Junos
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (27.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (27.78%) NX-OS
6 3 (16.67%) Wireless
6 3 (16.67%) Internet
7 2 (11.11%) VoIP
7 2 (11.11%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Systems Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Network Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Support
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) UNIX
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) CentOS
5 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
5 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Network Management
2 2 (11.11%) BCP
2 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.56%) Network Design
3 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Workflow
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.56%) CRM
3 1 (5.56%) Software Distribution
3 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby
2 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) MCITP
3 2 (11.11%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) CCNA
4 1 (5.56%) CCA
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 4 (22.22%) vSphere
3 3 (16.67%) XenApp
4 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.56%) pfSense
5 1 (5.56%) iptables
5 1 (5.56%) Samba
5 1 (5.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Nagios
1 2 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) Cacti
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Juniper
3 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) F5
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (11.11%) Symantec
5 2 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Sun
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.56%) Rackspace