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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank - 79 57
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 0 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.36% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.56% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £37,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.48% +9.33%
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
111 117 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 18.26% 14.06% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 92 105 80
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -10.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,500 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 2 (40.00%) Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Cacti
4 2 (40.00%) Postfix
4 2 (40.00%) Sendmail
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (40.00%) Memory Management
4 2 (40.00%) Puppet
4 2 (40.00%) Cobbler
4 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) SmokePing

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) OSPF
4 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (20.00%) WLAN
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) HPUX
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Memory Management
1 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Postfix
2 2 (40.00%) Sendmail
2 2 (40.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
1 2 (40.00%) Cacti
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Cobbler
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) SmokePing
1 2 (40.00%) Icinga
1 2 (40.00%) Graphite
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft