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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 87 84 77
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 14 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.17% 0.23% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 1.05% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 5
Average salary £25,500 £35,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.67% +5.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,750 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +7.43%
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
266 191 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 22.19% 21.88% 19.74%
Number of salaries quoted 221 169 166
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £29,000 £26,298
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -13 7 £24,000 -29.41% 1
Newport - 4 £25,500 -
Torfaen - 3 £35,000 -
VLAN
Wales

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (50.00%) VPN
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco
3 7 (43.75%) CCNP
3 7 (43.75%) CCNA
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (37.50%) Dell
4 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 6 (37.50%) Linux
4 6 (37.50%) DHCP
5 5 (31.25%) Python
5 5 (31.25%) Perl
6 4 (25.00%) Apache
6 4 (25.00%) UNIX
6 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) HP
6 4 (25.00%) VRRP
6 4 (25.00%) Project Management
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) CentOS
6 4 (25.00%) SaaS
6 4 (25.00%) tcpdump
6 4 (25.00%) HSRP
6 4 (25.00%) PowerShell

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (25.00%) Apache
1 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (50.00%) VPN
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (37.50%) DHCP
5 4 (25.00%) VRRP
5 4 (25.00%) tcpdump
5 4 (25.00%) HSRP
5 4 (25.00%) Wireshark
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (18.75%) PPTP
6 3 (18.75%) IPsec
6 3 (18.75%) SAN
6 3 (18.75%) SNMP
6 3 (18.75%) DNS
6 3 (18.75%) LAN
6 3 (18.75%) WAN
7 2 (12.50%) ADSL
7 2 (12.50%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
1 4 (25.00%) Welsh Language
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Project Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) UNIX
2 4 (25.00%) CentOS
3 3 (18.75%) Debian
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
1 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (18.75%) Network Management
2 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Product Management
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Python
1 5 (31.25%) Perl
2 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) AWK
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) CCNP
1 7 (43.75%) CCNA
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (18.75%) Nmap
4 2 (12.50%) Firmware
4 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (6.25%) Xen
5 1 (6.25%) Samba
5 1 (6.25%) Squid
5 1 (6.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Nessus
1 3 (18.75%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) Dell
3 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 4 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (25.00%) WatchGuard
4 4 (25.00%) SonicWALL
5 3 (18.75%) EMC
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) Nokia
6 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 2 (12.50%) Brocade
7 1 (6.25%) IBM
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £250pm car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 22 days ago