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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 202 188 160
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -28
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 36 23 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.58% 0.45% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.52% 2.75% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 54
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,534 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £46,500
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
1024 836 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.47% 16.43% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 884 658 995
Average salary £35,000 £37,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.04% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +6 14 £28,750 -36.11% 2
Wiltshire +7 12 £46,000 +32.37% 2
Dorset -3 5 £28,000 -37.77%
Gloucestershire -7 3 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Somerset -13 2 £57,500 +76.92%
VLAN
England

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 46 (68.66%) Windows
2 45 (67.16%) Firewall
3 36 (53.73%) VMware
4 33 (49.25%) Active Directory
5 32 (47.76%) LAN
6 30 (44.78%) WAN
6 30 (44.78%) Cisco
7 26 (38.81%) ITIL
7 26 (38.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (34.33%) MPLS
9 22 (32.84%) BGP
9 22 (32.84%) Degree
10 20 (29.85%) Linux
10 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
11 19 (28.36%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (26.87%) VoIP
12 18 (26.87%) ITIL V3
13 17 (25.37%) IIS
13 17 (25.37%) EIGRP
13 17 (25.37%) Citrix
14 16 (23.88%) MS Office
14 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
14 16 (23.88%) MS Excel
14 16 (23.88%) SAN
14 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (22.39%) Network Management
15 15 (22.39%) MS Exchange
16 13 (19.40%) DHCP
17 12 (17.91%) VPN
17 12 (17.91%) DNS

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 17 (25.37%) IIS
2 15 (22.39%) MS Exchange
3 9 (13.43%) Apache
4 8 (11.94%) SharePoint
4 8 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (8.96%) Lync
6 5 (7.46%) Tomcat
7 4 (5.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (1.49%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 16 (23.88%) MS Office
1 16 (23.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.97%) AWD
3 3 (4.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (2.99%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) Office 365
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (67.16%) Firewall
2 32 (47.76%) LAN
3 30 (44.78%) WAN
4 23 (34.33%) MPLS
5 22 (32.84%) BGP
6 18 (26.87%) VoIP
7 17 (25.37%) EIGRP
8 16 (23.88%) SAN
9 13 (19.40%) DHCP
10 12 (17.91%) VPN
10 12 (17.91%) DNS
11 11 (16.42%) Network Security
11 11 (16.42%) NAS
12 10 (14.93%) Internet
13 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
14 7 (10.45%) IP Telephony
14 7 (10.45%) SCCP
14 7 (10.45%) H.323
15 6 (8.96%) ISDN
16 5 (7.46%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.97%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.99%) CouchDB
5 2 (2.99%) MySQL
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.48%) Electronics
3 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.48%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) Games
4 2 (2.99%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (14.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (13.43%) Network Specialist
3 7 (10.45%) Administrator
4 6 (8.96%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.46%) Service Manager
5 5 (7.46%) Service Desk Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Network Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Architect
6 4 (5.97%) Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Junior
7 3 (4.48%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Designer
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Designer
7 3 (4.48%) Service Desk Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Junior Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.99%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (2.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.99%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) Web Services
2 2 (2.99%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.49%) XML
3 1 (1.49%) HTML
3 1 (1.49%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.94%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (11.94%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.96%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.97%) Replication
5 3 (4.48%) DTV
6 2 (2.99%) Open Source
6 2 (2.99%) EPoS
7 1 (1.49%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 46 (68.66%) Windows
2 20 (29.85%) Linux
3 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (11.94%) UNIX
5 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.96%) SUSE
7 5 (7.46%) Ubuntu
7 5 (7.46%) Windows 7
7 5 (7.46%) CentOS
8 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.97%) Mac OS
8 4 (5.97%) openSUSE
9 2 (2.99%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.99%) Debian
9 2 (2.99%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.81%) ITIL
2 18 (26.87%) ITIL V3
3 15 (22.39%) Network Management
4 11 (16.42%) Service Management
5 7 (10.45%) Demand Forecasting
5 7 (10.45%) Problem Management
6 6 (8.96%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.46%) Coaching
7 5 (7.46%) Software Deployment
7 5 (7.46%) CRM
7 5 (7.46%) Configuration Management
7 5 (7.46%) Change Management
7 5 (7.46%) ITSM
7 5 (7.46%) Migration
8 4 (5.97%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (4.48%) Build Automation
9 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.48%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.94%) PowerShell
1 8 (11.94%) Bash Shell
2 6 (8.96%) SQL
3 4 (5.97%) VB
3 4 (5.97%) Python
3 4 (5.97%) Shell Script
3 4 (5.97%) Ruby
3 4 (5.97%) Perl
4 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (32.84%) Degree
2 19 (28.36%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (14.93%) CCNA
4 9 (13.43%) CCNP
5 7 (10.45%) Security Cleared
6 5 (7.46%) MCP
6 5 (7.46%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared
8 3 (4.48%) CCIE
9 2 (2.99%) CCDP
10 1 (1.49%) HP ASE
10 1 (1.49%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.43%) SLA
2 3 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (49.25%) Active Directory
2 26 (38.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (16.42%) Terminal Services
4 10 (14.93%) VMware ESX
5 7 (10.45%) Xen
6 6 (8.96%) Hyper-V
7 3 (4.48%) XenApp
7 3 (4.48%) vSphere
7 3 (4.48%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (4.48%) ProxySG
8 1 (1.49%) NFS
8 1 (1.49%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (10.45%) CiscoWorks
2 7 (10.45%) Netcool
3 6 (8.96%) Backup Exec
4 4 (5.97%) Cacti
4 4 (5.97%) Nagios
4 4 (5.97%) Icinga
5 3 (4.48%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (4.48%) WSUS
6 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.49%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 36 (53.73%) VMware
2 30 (44.78%) Cisco
3 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
4 17 (25.37%) Citrix
5 8 (11.94%) Avaya
5 8 (11.94%) Genesys
5 8 (11.94%) Polycom
5 8 (11.94%) Tandberg
5 8 (11.94%) Verint
6 7 (10.45%) Altiris
7 6 (8.96%) Dell
7 6 (8.96%) Sophos
7 6 (8.96%) Oracle
8 4 (5.97%) JBoss
8 4 (5.97%) HP
8 4 (5.97%) CheckPoint
8 4 (5.97%) TIBCO
9 3 (4.48%) McAfee
9 3 (4.48%) CommVault
9 3 (4.48%) Ericsson
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