The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 81 80 88
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 17 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.42% 1.09% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.12% 5.64% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 3
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
VLAN
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
332 195 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.67% 19.38% 22.20%
Number of salaries quoted 271 161 224
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

VLAN
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

VLAN Salary Trend in South Wales

VLAN
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

VLAN Salary Histogram in South Wales

VLAN
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Cardiff -1 13 £30,000 -16.66% 3
Newport - 4 - -
VLAN
Wales

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 31 (100.00%) Firewall
2 22 (70.97%) Cisco
3 20 (64.52%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (64.52%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (61.29%) CCNP
5 17 (54.84%) HP
5 17 (54.84%) VRRP
5 17 (54.84%) HSRP
6 13 (41.94%) Dell
6 13 (41.94%) CCNA
7 12 (38.71%) CheckPoint
8 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
8 10 (32.26%) Project Management
8 10 (32.26%) WatchGuard
8 10 (32.26%) SonicWALL
9 9 (29.03%) OSPF
9 9 (29.03%) BGP
9 9 (29.03%) EIGRP
9 9 (29.03%) VMware
10 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (22.58%) ProCurve
11 7 (22.58%) Wireless
11 7 (22.58%) VPN
11 7 (22.58%) CSS
11 7 (22.58%) RIP
12 6 (19.35%) DHCP
12 6 (19.35%) Python
12 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
12 6 (19.35%) Perl
12 6 (19.35%) Linux

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) Apache
2 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) SaaS
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (100.00%) Firewall
2 20 (64.52%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (54.84%) VRRP
3 17 (54.84%) HSRP
4 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
5 9 (29.03%) OSPF
5 9 (29.03%) BGP
5 9 (29.03%) EIGRP
6 7 (22.58%) VPN
6 7 (22.58%) RIP
6 7 (22.58%) Wireless
7 6 (19.35%) DHCP
8 3 (9.68%) IPsec
8 3 (9.68%) Wireshark
8 3 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (9.68%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (9.68%) PPTP
8 3 (9.68%) tcpdump
8 3 (9.68%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (6.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Network Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Senior Network Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Project Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) UNIX Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Service Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) IT Support
5 1 (3.23%) Product Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Support Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) UNIX
3 3 (9.68%) Windows
3 3 (9.68%) Debian
3 3 (9.68%) CentOS
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Project Management
2 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
3 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.45%) Network Management
4 2 (6.45%) Change Management
4 2 (6.45%) Validation
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL
4 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.45%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) Perl
1 6 (19.35%) Python
2 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.23%) AWK
Qualifications
1 20 (64.52%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (61.29%) CCNP
3 13 (41.94%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.68%) iptables
4 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.45%) Firmware
4 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.45%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Nagios
1 3 (9.68%) Nessus
1 3 (9.68%) Nmap
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Cisco
2 17 (54.84%) HP
3 13 (41.94%) Dell
4 12 (38.71%) CheckPoint
5 10 (32.26%) WatchGuard
5 10 (32.26%) SonicWALL
6 9 (29.03%) VMware
7 7 (22.58%) ProCurve
8 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.45%) Brocade
9 2 (6.45%) EMC
9 2 (6.45%) Nokia
10 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £225 car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago