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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 201 210 167
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -43
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 39 15 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.66% 0.28% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.98% 1.68% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 35 13 50
Average salary £34,500 £41,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.36% +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £40,000 £29,986
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
981 893 1143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.50% 16.96% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 844 688 946
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,400 £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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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
Wiltshire +13 15 £30,000 -51.02% 1
Bristol 0 9 £40,000 - 1
Gloucestershire 0 8 £34,500 -13.75% 6
Dorset -26 4 £24,500 -51.00% 1
Somerset +8 3 £29,250 +6.36% 3
VLAN
England

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 52 (72.22%) Firewall
2 51 (70.83%) Windows
3 50 (69.44%) Active Directory
4 42 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 41 (56.94%) VMware
6 38 (52.78%) ITIL
7 31 (43.06%) Cisco
7 31 (43.06%) Service Management
8 30 (41.67%) WAN
9 29 (40.28%) LAN
10 28 (38.89%) SQL
11 26 (36.11%) MPLS
11 26 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
12 25 (34.72%) VPN
13 24 (33.33%) SAN
13 24 (33.33%) ITIL V3
14 22 (30.56%) SCCM
15 21 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (29.17%) MS Office
15 21 (29.17%) MS Excel
15 21 (29.17%) MS Exchange
16 19 (26.39%) IIS
16 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
16 19 (26.39%) Citrix
16 19 (26.39%) Degree
17 18 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
17 18 (25.00%) TCP/IP
18 17 (23.61%) DNS
18 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2003
18 17 (23.61%) SCOM

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 21 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 19 (26.39%) IIS
3 14 (19.44%) SharePoint
4 13 (18.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (11.11%) Lync
7 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (8.33%) Apache
9 5 (6.94%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.39%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 21 (29.17%) MS Office
1 21 (29.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (13.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (72.22%) Firewall
2 30 (41.67%) WAN
3 29 (40.28%) LAN
4 26 (36.11%) MPLS
5 25 (34.72%) VPN
6 24 (33.33%) SAN
7 18 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 17 (23.61%) DNS
9 16 (22.22%) DHCP
10 15 (20.83%) Network Security
11 12 (16.67%) VoIP
11 12 (16.67%) Wireless
12 11 (15.28%) BGP
12 11 (15.28%) ISDN
12 11 (15.28%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (11.11%) Multicast
13 8 (11.11%) EIGRP
14 7 (9.72%) NAS
15 6 (8.33%) NetScaler
15 6 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (9.72%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.33%) Finance
3 4 (5.56%) Banking
4 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) Advertising
5 1 (1.39%) Retail
5 1 (1.39%) French Language
Job Titles
1 13 (18.06%) Administrator
2 11 (15.28%) Service Manager
2 11 (15.28%) Service Desk Manager
3 6 (8.33%) Consultant
3 6 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 5 (6.94%) Network Specialist
5 4 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) Server Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (4.17%) Help Desk Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) IT Support
7 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (2.78%) IT Administrator
7 2 (2.78%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) J2EE
2 4 (5.56%) JSP
2 4 (5.56%) XML
2 4 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (1.39%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Management Information System
1 11 (15.28%) Clustering
2 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.94%) PDA
3 5 (6.94%) EqualLogic
4 4 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.39%) User Experience
5 1 (1.39%) EPoS
5 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 51 (70.83%) Windows
2 21 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.33%) Linux
6 4 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.78%) UNIX
8 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.39%) SUSE
8 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.39%) AIX
8 1 (1.39%) Solaris
8 1 (1.39%) CentOS
8 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.39%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.78%) ITIL
2 31 (43.06%) Service Management
3 24 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 13 (18.06%) Network Monitoring
4 13 (18.06%) ITSM
5 12 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 12 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 12 (16.67%) CRM
5 12 (16.67%) Software Deployment
5 12 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 12 (16.67%) Coaching
6 9 (12.50%) Change Management
7 6 (8.33%) Network Management
8 5 (6.94%) Performance Management
8 5 (6.94%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.56%) Time Management
9 4 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
9 4 (5.56%) Demand Forecasting
9 4 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (4.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 28 (38.89%) SQL
2 6 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (1.39%) PHP
3 1 (1.39%) VB
3 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (26.39%) Degree
2 17 (23.61%) Security Cleared
3 13 (18.06%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (13.89%) MCP
5 9 (12.50%) MCSE
5 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (9.72%) CCNP
7 7 (9.72%) CCNA
7 7 (9.72%) CCA
7 7 (9.72%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (8.33%) SC Cleared
9 4 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (4.17%) VCP4
11 2 (2.78%) CCIE
12 1 (1.39%) MCSD
12 1 (1.39%) CCEA
12 1 (1.39%) CCDP
12 1 (1.39%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.44%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (69.44%) Active Directory
2 26 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (19.44%) Hyper-V
5 13 (18.06%) XenApp
5 13 (18.06%) Terminal Services
6 11 (15.28%) XenDesktop
7 9 (12.50%) VMware ESX
8 6 (8.33%) vSphere
8 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (5.56%) NFS
10 2 (2.78%) Xen
10 2 (2.78%) vCloud
11 1 (1.39%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (1.39%) ProxySG
11 1 (1.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (30.56%) SCCM
2 17 (23.61%) SCOM
2 17 (23.61%) SCVMM
3 7 (9.72%) Netcool
3 7 (9.72%) Backup Exec
4 6 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (6.94%) WSUS
6 4 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (5.56%) Hyperic
6 4 (5.56%) CiscoWorks
6 4 (5.56%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.39%) Nagios
7 1 (1.39%) Cacti
7 1 (1.39%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.39%) Icinga
Vendors
1 42 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 41 (56.94%) VMware
3 31 (43.06%) Cisco
4 19 (26.39%) Citrix
5 11 (15.28%) Veeam
6 8 (11.11%) Dell
7 7 (9.72%) Oracle
7 7 (9.72%) McAfee
8 6 (8.33%) Websense
8 6 (8.33%) HP
8 6 (8.33%) Symantec
9 5 (6.94%) Red Hat
9 5 (6.94%) Avaya
10 4 (5.56%) Business Objects
10 4 (5.56%) IBM
10 4 (5.56%) Riverbed
10 4 (5.56%) Polycom
11 3 (4.17%) Tandberg
11 3 (4.17%) Verint
11 3 (4.17%) Genesys
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, South West, United Kingdom
Evolving Systems
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + on call + certifications
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Up to 50k + Bonus scheme + Outstanding Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bath
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 11 days ago
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Microsoft Certs
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 + Excellent benefits + Car
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago