The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 176 212 225
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +13
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 78 31 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.36% 0.52% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.09% 3.19% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 78 29 11
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
VLAN
England

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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1100 972 919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.18% 16.20% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 930 837 705
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VLAN
Salary Trend in the South West

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

VLAN Salary Trend in the South West

VLAN
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

VLAN Salary Histogram in the South West

VLAN
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Dorset +57 53 £36,000 +23.07% 3
Cornwall - 10 £40,000 - 1
Somerset -2 6 £26,500 -9.40%
Bristol -9 5 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Wiltshire -13 2 £33,750 +12.50% 1
Gloucestershire 0 1 £40,000 +23.07% 2
VLAN
England

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 99 (71.22%) VMware
2 86 (61.87%) LAN
3 84 (60.43%) Firewall
4 79 (56.83%) Windows
5 78 (56.12%) Active Directory
6 71 (51.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 70 (50.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 68 (48.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 66 (47.48%) VPN
10 64 (46.04%) WAN
11 63 (45.32%) Windows 7
12 59 (42.45%) MS Exchange
13 57 (41.01%) Data Centre
14 51 (36.69%) Exchange Server 2010
14 51 (36.69%) Citrix
15 48 (34.53%) XenApp
16 47 (33.81%) OSPF
17 46 (33.09%) Cisco
18 44 (31.65%) MS Office
19 41 (29.50%) IPsec
19 41 (29.50%) Migration
19 41 (29.50%) Skype for Business
20 40 (28.78%) Mac OS
20 40 (28.78%) Exchange Server 2007
21 38 (27.34%) Linux
22 34 (24.46%) Hyper-V
23 32 (23.02%) MS Excel
24 31 (22.30%) Cisco Certification
24 31 (22.30%) MPLS
25 29 (20.86%) CCNA

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 59 (42.45%) MS Exchange
2 51 (36.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (29.50%) Skype for Business
4 40 (28.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 25 (17.99%) Apache
6 11 (7.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (7.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 44 (31.65%) MS Office
2 32 (23.02%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (5.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 86 (61.87%) LAN
2 84 (60.43%) Firewall
3 66 (47.48%) VPN
4 64 (46.04%) WAN
5 47 (33.81%) OSPF
6 41 (29.50%) IPsec
7 31 (22.30%) MPLS
8 29 (20.86%) BGP
9 27 (19.42%) EIGRP
9 27 (19.42%) SNMP
10 26 (18.71%) IPv4
10 26 (18.71%) IPv6
11 20 (14.39%) SAN
11 20 (14.39%) TCP/IP
11 20 (14.39%) Wireless
12 19 (13.67%) Wi-Fi
13 18 (12.95%) L2TP
14 17 (12.23%) Internet
15 16 (11.51%) VoIP
16 14 (10.07%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.99%) MySQL
2 18 (12.95%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (17.99%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.88%) Finance
3 2 (1.44%) Legal
3 2 (1.44%) Marketing
4 1 (0.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (30.94%) Network Engineer
2 25 (17.99%) IT Technician
3 24 (17.27%) Administrator
4 23 (16.55%) Systems Administrator
5 22 (15.83%) Linux Administrator
5 22 (15.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 19 (13.67%) Service Desk Engineer
7 17 (12.23%) IT Engineer
8 16 (11.51%) Systems Engineer
9 15 (10.79%) Telecoms Administrator
10 14 (10.07%) Senior IT Engineer
11 13 (9.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (9.35%) IT Support
11 13 (9.35%) IT Support Technician
11 13 (9.35%) Service Desk Technician
11 13 (9.35%) Support Technician
12 12 (8.63%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (7.19%) Senior Systems Engineer
14 7 (5.04%) Analyst
14 7 (5.04%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (41.01%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.19%) EqualLogic
3 8 (5.76%) EPoS
4 5 (3.60%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 79 (56.83%) Windows
2 70 (50.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 68 (48.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 63 (45.32%) Windows 7
5 40 (28.78%) Mac OS
6 38 (27.34%) Linux
7 25 (17.99%) Windows Server
8 13 (9.35%) Windows 10
8 13 (9.35%) Windows 8
8 13 (9.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.50%) Migration
2 22 (15.83%) ITIL
3 18 (12.95%) Presales
4 13 (9.35%) Network Management
5 12 (8.63%) Service Delivery
6 11 (7.91%) Change Management
7 8 (5.76%) Database Tuning
7 8 (5.76%) ERP
7 8 (5.76%) High Availability
7 8 (5.76%) Time Management
8 4 (2.88%) PRINCE2
8 4 (2.88%) Project Management
9 2 (1.44%) Configuration Management
9 2 (1.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (1.44%) E-Commerce
9 2 (1.44%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (1.44%) Server Building
9 2 (1.44%) Service Management
10 1 (0.72%) Line Management
10 1 (0.72%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (17.27%) Perl
1 24 (17.27%) PHP
2 13 (9.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (22.30%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (20.86%) CCNA
3 11 (7.91%) CCNP
4 5 (3.60%) CCSA
5 4 (2.88%) CCSE
5 4 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 78 (56.12%) Active Directory
2 71 (51.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (34.53%) XenApp
4 34 (24.46%) Hyper-V
5 8 (5.76%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.72%) iptables
6 1 (0.72%) NFS
6 1 (0.72%) Squid
6 1 (0.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (11.51%) SCOM
2 10 (7.19%) Foglight
3 9 (6.47%) SCCM
4 1 (0.72%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 99 (71.22%) VMware
2 51 (36.69%) Citrix
3 46 (33.09%) Cisco
4 27 (19.42%) Microsoft
5 24 (17.27%) Dell
6 16 (11.51%) NetApp
7 13 (9.35%) HP
8 11 (7.91%) EMC
9 10 (7.19%) Fortinet
9 10 (7.19%) Kaseya
9 10 (7.19%) Kaspersky
9 10 (7.19%) Veeam
9 10 (7.19%) WatchGuard
10 6 (4.32%) Palo Alto
11 4 (2.88%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.88%) Nokia
12 2 (1.44%) Mitel
12 2 (1.44%) Rackspace
12 2 (1.44%) SolarWinds
13 1 (0.72%) Meraki
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago