The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 65 83 64
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.54% 0.40% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.45% 2.78% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 4
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £31,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +18.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
VLAN
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
87 108 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 15.65% 14.30% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 70 91 86
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -18.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VLAN across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

VLAN
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VLAN across the Somerset region.

VLAN Salary Trend in Somerset

VLAN
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Bath +24 3 £35,000 -26.31%
VLAN
South West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) HPUX
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) WLAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (33.33%) NFS
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) WLAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) IT Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Machine to Machine
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) HPUX
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Memory Management
1 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) NFS
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) Postfix
2 2 (33.33%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
1 2 (33.33%) Cacti
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
1 2 (33.33%) Cobbler
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) SmokePing
1 2 (33.33%) Icinga
1 2 (33.33%) Graphite
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft