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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 195 194 152
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -42
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 36 23 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.59% 0.45% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.65% 2.77% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 60
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £34,679
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +22.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,534 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £45,000 £46,600
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
985 831 1196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.25% 16.25% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 849 646 996
Average salary £35,000 £35,657 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.84% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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
Bristol +10 15 £30,000 -33.33% 3
Wiltshire -2 12 £46,000 +32.37% 1
Dorset -3 5 £28,000 -37.77%
Gloucestershire -14 2 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Somerset - 2 £57,500 -
VLAN
England

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 42 (68.85%) Windows
1 42 (68.85%) Firewall
2 34 (55.74%) VMware
3 31 (50.82%) Active Directory
4 28 (45.90%) Cisco
5 25 (40.98%) LAN
6 24 (39.34%) ITIL
6 24 (39.34%) WAN
7 23 (37.70%) Degree
7 23 (37.70%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (36.07%) MPLS
9 20 (32.79%) BGP
9 20 (32.79%) Linux
10 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
10 19 (31.15%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (29.51%) IIS
11 18 (29.51%) ITIL V3
12 16 (26.23%) SAN
12 16 (26.23%) Citrix
13 15 (24.59%) EIGRP
14 14 (22.95%) MS Office
14 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
14 14 (22.95%) VoIP
14 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
14 14 (22.95%) MS Exchange
15 13 (21.31%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (21.31%) Network Management
16 12 (19.67%) VPN
16 12 (19.67%) Service Management
17 11 (18.03%) Finance

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 18 (29.51%) IIS
2 14 (22.95%) MS Exchange
3 9 (14.75%) SharePoint
3 9 (14.75%) Apache
4 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (8.20%) Tomcat
5 5 (8.20%) Lync
6 4 (6.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (4.92%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (22.95%) MS Office
1 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.56%) AWD
3 3 (4.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Office 365
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (68.85%) Firewall
2 25 (40.98%) LAN
3 24 (39.34%) WAN
4 22 (36.07%) MPLS
5 20 (32.79%) BGP
6 16 (26.23%) SAN
7 15 (24.59%) EIGRP
8 14 (22.95%) VoIP
9 12 (19.67%) VPN
10 11 (18.03%) DHCP
10 11 (18.03%) NAS
11 10 (16.39%) DNS
12 9 (14.75%) Network Security
13 8 (13.11%) Internet
14 7 (11.48%) ISDN
15 6 (9.84%) TCP/IP
15 6 (9.84%) SCCP
15 6 (9.84%) H.323
16 5 (8.20%) OSPF
16 5 (8.20%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (6.56%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (3.28%) CouchDB
3 2 (3.28%) MySQL
3 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.92%) Electronics
3 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.92%) Marketing
4 2 (3.28%) Legal
4 2 (3.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (13.11%) Network Specialist
1 8 (13.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (11.48%) Administrator
3 6 (9.84%) Service Desk Manager
3 6 (9.84%) Service Manager
3 6 (9.84%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (6.56%) Network Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) Architect
4 4 (6.56%) Consultant
5 3 (4.92%) Junior
5 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (4.92%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (4.92%) Designer
5 3 (4.92%) Senior Designer
6 2 (3.28%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.28%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (3.28%) Network Administrator
7 1 (1.64%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) Web Services
2 2 (3.28%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.64%) HTML
3 1 (1.64%) JSP
3 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Management Information System
2 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.48%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (6.56%) Replication
4 4 (6.56%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.92%) DTV
6 2 (3.28%) Open Source
7 1 (1.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 42 (68.85%) Windows
2 20 (32.79%) Linux
3 13 (21.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (13.11%) UNIX
5 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (9.84%) SUSE
7 5 (8.20%) Ubuntu
7 5 (8.20%) CentOS
8 4 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (6.56%) openSUSE
9 3 (4.92%) Mac OS
10 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.28%) Mac OS X
10 2 (3.28%) Fedora
10 2 (3.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) ITIL
2 18 (29.51%) ITIL V3
3 13 (21.31%) Network Management
4 12 (19.67%) Service Management
5 6 (9.84%) Problem Management
5 6 (9.84%) Software Deployment
5 6 (9.84%) Demand Forecasting
5 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
5 6 (9.84%) Coaching
5 6 (9.84%) CRM
5 6 (9.84%) Change Management
5 6 (9.84%) ITSM
5 6 (9.84%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.56%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (6.56%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (6.56%) Migration
7 3 (4.92%) Project Management
7 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.92%) Information Security
7 3 (4.92%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.11%) Bash Shell
1 8 (13.11%) PowerShell
2 6 (9.84%) SQL
3 4 (6.56%) Ruby
3 4 (6.56%) Python
3 4 (6.56%) VB
3 4 (6.56%) Perl
3 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (37.70%) Degree
2 19 (31.15%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (16.39%) CCNA
4 9 (14.75%) CCNP
5 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
6 6 (9.84%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (9.84%) MCP
7 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
8 3 (4.92%) CCIE
9 2 (3.28%) CCDP
10 1 (1.64%) HP ASE
10 1 (1.64%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) SLA
2 3 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (50.82%) Active Directory
2 23 (37.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (16.39%) Terminal Services
4 8 (13.11%) VMware ESX
5 7 (11.48%) Xen
6 5 (8.20%) Hyper-V
7 3 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (4.92%) vSphere
8 2 (3.28%) XenApp
8 2 (3.28%) ProxySG
9 1 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.64%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (11.48%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (9.84%) CiscoWorks
2 6 (9.84%) Netcool
3 4 (6.56%) Cacti
3 4 (6.56%) Icinga
3 4 (6.56%) Backup Exec
3 4 (6.56%) Nagios
4 3 (4.92%) WSUS
4 3 (4.92%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.64%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.64%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 34 (55.74%) VMware
2 28 (45.90%) Cisco
3 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
4 16 (26.23%) Citrix
5 7 (11.48%) Altiris
5 7 (11.48%) Avaya
5 7 (11.48%) Genesys
5 7 (11.48%) Verint
5 7 (11.48%) Polycom
5 7 (11.48%) Tandberg
6 6 (9.84%) Dell
6 6 (9.84%) Oracle
7 4 (6.56%) JBoss
7 4 (6.56%) HP
7 4 (6.56%) Sophos
7 4 (6.56%) TIBCO
8 3 (4.92%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.92%) McAfee
8 3 (4.92%) CommVault
8 3 (4.92%) Ericsson
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