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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 73 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 18 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.60% 0.82% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 4.63% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 17
Median salary £34,250 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.86% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,500 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
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
234 216 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.82% 17.62% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 208 198 232
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing VLAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +18 16 £34,250 -27.89%
VLAN
Wales

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing VLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 13 (56.52%) Firewall
2 10 (43.48%) VMware
2 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
3 8 (34.78%) ITIL
4 7 (30.43%) Perl
4 7 (30.43%) Python
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (30.43%) Public Cloud
5 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
5 6 (26.09%) VPN
5 6 (26.09%) Windows
5 6 (26.09%) C
5 6 (26.09%) Cisco
6 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (21.74%) Validation
6 5 (21.74%) Unix
6 5 (21.74%) MCSE
6 5 (21.74%) CCNP
6 5 (21.74%) SSL
6 5 (21.74%) Dell
6 5 (21.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (21.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (21.74%) F5
6 5 (21.74%) Office 365
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (21.74%) Office 365
3 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (13.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) Firewall
2 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
3 6 (26.09%) VPN
4 5 (21.74%) BIG-IP
4 5 (21.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (21.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (21.74%) SSL
5 4 (17.39%) LAN
5 4 (17.39%) VoIP
5 4 (17.39%) WAN
5 4 (17.39%) WLAN
6 3 (13.04%) BGP
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (13.04%) DNS
6 3 (13.04%) HSRP
6 3 (13.04%) OSPF
6 3 (13.04%) SAN
7 2 (8.70%) Network Security
7 2 (8.70%) tcpdump
7 2 (8.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (21.74%) NOC Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Implementation Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) IT Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Network Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Public Cloud
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) HP StoreVirtual
3 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
3 3 (13.04%) Replication
3 3 (13.04%) VLE
4 2 (8.70%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) Unix
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.70%) CentOS
5 2 (8.70%) Debian
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) Scrum
2 5 (21.74%) Validation
3 3 (13.04%) Change Management
3 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.70%) Network Design
4 2 (8.70%) Network Management
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
4 2 (8.70%) Time Management
5 1 (4.35%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Perl
1 7 (30.43%) Python
2 6 (26.09%) C
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) CCNP
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (21.74%) MCSE
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) CCNA
3 3 (13.04%) DBS Check
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) JNCIP
3 3 (13.04%) MCITP
3 3 (13.04%) MCP
3 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (8.70%) CCENT
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
4 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
5 2 (8.70%) iptables
6 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Nagios
2 2 (8.70%) Nessus
2 2 (8.70%) Nmap
3 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) VMware
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco
4 5 (21.74%) Dell
4 5 (21.74%) F5
5 3 (13.04%) Avaya
5 3 (13.04%) Citrix
5 3 (13.04%) HP
5 3 (13.04%) Veeam
6 2 (8.70%) Brocade
6 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.35%) Apple
7 1 (4.35%) Juniper
7 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds