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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 83 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 13 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.17% 0.52% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.81% 2.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 0
Average salary £32,500 £29,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.59%
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
270 264 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 24.35% 22.68% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 250 230 188
Average salary £37,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.32% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 +4 11 £32,500 -9.72% 1
Caerphilly +10 1 £28,500 +15.15%
Torfaen - 1 £37,500 -
VLAN
Wales

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) Firewall
2 22 (88.00%) VMware
2 22 (88.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (68.00%) TCP/IP
4 16 (64.00%) Linux
5 15 (60.00%) Cisco
6 14 (56.00%) Perl
6 14 (56.00%) Welsh Language
7 13 (52.00%) SaaS
7 13 (52.00%) Finance
8 11 (44.00%) Python
8 11 (44.00%) Incident Management
9 10 (40.00%) tcpdump
9 10 (40.00%) CCNP
9 10 (40.00%) CCNA
9 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (40.00%) Debian
10 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
10 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
10 9 (36.00%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
11 8 (32.00%) UNIX
11 8 (32.00%) Windows
12 7 (28.00%) ITIL
12 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
12 7 (28.00%) HP
12 7 (28.00%) Dell
12 7 (28.00%) VRRP
12 7 (28.00%) Project Management
12 7 (28.00%) SAN

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (28.00%) Lync
2 3 (12.00%) IIS
3 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (52.00%) SaaS
2 7 (28.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (68.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (40.00%) tcpdump
4 9 (36.00%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (28.00%) VRRP
5 7 (28.00%) Wireshark
5 7 (28.00%) HSRP
5 7 (28.00%) SAN
6 5 (20.00%) DNS
6 5 (20.00%) DHCP
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (8.00%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (8.00%) SNMP
8 2 (8.00%) VPN
8 2 (8.00%) ADSL
8 2 (8.00%) ISDN
8 2 (8.00%) LAN
8 2 (8.00%) WAN
8 2 (8.00%) IPsec
8 2 (8.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 14 (56.00%) Welsh Language
2 13 (52.00%) Finance
3 3 (12.00%) French Language
3 3 (12.00%) German Language
3 3 (12.00%) Italian Language
3 3 (12.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (24.00%) Project Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Provisioning Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Support
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Support
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) Debian
3 8 (32.00%) UNIX
3 8 (32.00%) Windows
4 7 (28.00%) CentOS
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Incident Management
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) Project Management
2 7 (28.00%) Email Migration
3 4 (16.00%) Product Management
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.00%) Network Management
6 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.00%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) Perl
2 11 (44.00%) Python
3 2 (8.00%) AWK
3 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) CCNP
1 10 (40.00%) CCNA
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (28.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 22 (88.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (28.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Nagios
1 7 (28.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) VMware
2 15 (60.00%) Cisco
3 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (28.00%) WatchGuard
4 7 (28.00%) SonicWALL
4 7 (28.00%) HP
4 7 (28.00%) Dell
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.00%) Nokia
6 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
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