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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 82 96 82
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 11 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.98% 0.092% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.14% 0.54% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 2
Average salary £25,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.14% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
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
214 185 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 19.02% 17.03% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 202 166 162
Average salary £38,400 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.71% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £52,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 £24,000 - 5
Torfaen - 4 £36,250 - 1
Newport - 3 £25,500 -
VLAN
Wales

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 14 (70.00%) Linux
3 14 (70.00%) VMware
3 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (60.00%) Perl
5 11 (55.00%) Python
5 11 (55.00%) Finance
5 11 (55.00%) Welsh Language
5 11 (55.00%) SaaS
6 10 (50.00%) Incident Management
7 9 (45.00%) UNIX
7 9 (45.00%) tcpdump
8 8 (40.00%) VPN
8 8 (40.00%) Cisco
8 8 (40.00%) Debian
8 8 (40.00%) Wireshark
8 8 (40.00%) CentOS
9 7 (35.00%) Windows
9 7 (35.00%) DHCP
9 7 (35.00%) Nagios
9 7 (35.00%) Nessus
9 7 (35.00%) Nmap
10 5 (25.00%) Apache
10 5 (25.00%) DNS
10 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (25.00%) CCNP
10 5 (25.00%) CCNA
10 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (25.00%) Apache
2 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (55.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (45.00%) tcpdump
4 8 (40.00%) Wireshark
4 8 (40.00%) VPN
5 7 (35.00%) DHCP
6 5 (25.00%) DNS
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (20.00%) SNMP
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (20.00%) IPsec
7 4 (20.00%) PPTP
7 4 (20.00%) LAN
7 4 (20.00%) WAN
8 3 (15.00%) ADSL
8 3 (15.00%) ISDN
8 3 (15.00%) SAN
8 3 (15.00%) OSPF
8 3 (15.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
1 11 (55.00%) Welsh Language
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) French Language
2 1 (5.00%) German Language
2 1 (5.00%) Italian Language
2 1 (5.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (40.00%) Administrator
1 8 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 8 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Service Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Support
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Support
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) UNIX
3 8 (40.00%) Debian
3 8 (40.00%) CentOS
4 7 (35.00%) Windows
5 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Network Management
3 3 (15.00%) Product Management
3 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Security
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Perl
2 11 (55.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (10.00%) AWK
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) CCNP
1 5 (25.00%) CCNA
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (35.00%) Nmap
3 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (10.00%) Firmware
4 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (5.00%) Samba
5 1 (5.00%) Squid
5 1 (5.00%) Xen
5 1 (5.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Nagios
1 7 (35.00%) Nessus
2 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.00%) Dell
5 3 (15.00%) EMC
5 3 (15.00%) Nokia
5 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (10.00%) Brocade
7 1 (5.00%) WatchGuard
7 1 (5.00%) SonicWALL
7 1 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) IBM
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