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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 210 209 173
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -36
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 28 12 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.47% 0.22% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.96% 1.30% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 47
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +23.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £40,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +6.75%
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
946 925 1179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.96% 16.86% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 821 700 996
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 29 January 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 29 January 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 0 14 £30,000 -52.00% 1
Gloucestershire -5 5 £32,500 -18.75% 6
Bristol +4 4 £37,250 - 1
Dorset - 3 £25,000 - 2
Somerset +12 2 £29,250 +6.36% 1
VLAN
England

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (80.00%) Windows
2 51 (78.46%) Firewall
3 43 (66.15%) Active Directory
4 38 (58.46%) Microsoft
5 35 (53.85%) VMware
6 34 (52.31%) ITIL
7 28 (43.08%) Service Management
8 26 (40.00%) Cisco
9 25 (38.46%) Degree
10 24 (36.92%) MS Office
10 24 (36.92%) MPLS
11 23 (35.38%) MS Excel
11 23 (35.38%) LAN
12 22 (33.85%) SQL
12 22 (33.85%) SQL Server
12 22 (33.85%) WAN
12 22 (33.85%) VMware Infrastructure
13 21 (32.31%) ITIL V3
13 21 (32.31%) VPN
14 19 (29.23%) IIS
14 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (26.15%) SAN
16 16 (24.62%) MS Exchange
16 16 (24.62%) Windows Server 2003
16 16 (24.62%) Terminal Services
16 16 (24.62%) Security Cleared
17 15 (23.08%) Network Security
18 14 (21.54%) BGP
18 14 (21.54%) ITSM
18 14 (21.54%) CRM

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 19 (29.23%) IIS
2 16 (24.62%) MS Exchange
3 14 (21.54%) SharePoint
4 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (12.31%) Apache
5 8 (12.31%) Tomcat
6 7 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (7.69%) Lync
7 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (6.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (1.54%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 24 (36.92%) MS Office
2 23 (35.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (18.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (78.46%) Firewall
2 24 (36.92%) MPLS
3 23 (35.38%) LAN
4 22 (33.85%) WAN
5 21 (32.31%) VPN
6 17 (26.15%) SAN
7 15 (23.08%) Network Security
8 14 (21.54%) BGP
8 14 (21.54%) DNS
8 14 (21.54%) TCP/IP
8 14 (21.54%) DHCP
9 12 (18.46%) ISDN
10 11 (16.92%) VoIP
10 11 (16.92%) Wireless
11 10 (15.38%) NAS
12 9 (13.85%) Internet
13 8 (12.31%) EIGRP
13 8 (12.31%) Multicast
14 7 (10.77%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (9.23%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.08%) MySQL
3 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (12.31%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.23%) Finance
3 4 (6.15%) Banking
4 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) French Language
5 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (20.00%) Service Manager
1 13 (20.00%) Service Desk Manager
2 12 (18.46%) Administrator
3 6 (9.23%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (7.69%) Network Specialist
4 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Consultant
5 4 (6.15%) Server Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Windows Server Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.62%) Designer
6 3 (4.62%) Senior Designer
6 3 (4.62%) Junior
6 3 (4.62%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (3.08%) Architect
7 2 (3.08%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.08%) IT Administrator
8 1 (1.54%) SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) J2EE
2 4 (6.15%) HTML
2 4 (6.15%) JSP
2 4 (6.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.31%) Clustering
4 4 (6.15%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.62%) PDA
5 3 (4.62%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.54%) User Experience
6 1 (1.54%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 52 (80.00%) Windows
2 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (24.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (13.85%) Linux
5 4 (6.15%) UNIX
5 4 (6.15%) SUSE
5 4 (6.15%) openSUSE
5 4 (6.15%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.15%) Ubuntu
5 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.08%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.54%) AIX
7 1 (1.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (52.31%) ITIL
2 28 (43.08%) Service Management
3 21 (32.31%) ITIL V3
4 14 (21.54%) ITSM
4 14 (21.54%) CRM
5 13 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 13 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 13 (20.00%) Software Deployment
5 13 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
5 13 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 13 (20.00%) Coaching
6 11 (16.92%) Change Management
7 6 (9.23%) Network Management
8 5 (7.69%) Performance Management
9 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.15%) Time Management
9 4 (6.15%) Network Load Balancing
9 4 (6.15%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (6.15%) Demand Forecasting
9 4 (6.15%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 22 (33.85%) SQL
2 6 (9.23%) Java
3 4 (6.15%) VB
3 4 (6.15%) Shell Script
3 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (38.46%) Degree
2 16 (24.62%) Security Cleared
3 11 (16.92%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (16.92%) MCP
4 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
5 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (9.23%) CCNP
5 6 (9.23%) CCNA
5 6 (9.23%) MCSE
5 6 (9.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (7.69%) CCA
6 5 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (6.15%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.08%) CCIE
9 1 (1.54%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.54%) MCSD
9 1 (1.54%) CCEA
9 1 (1.54%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.54%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (66.15%) Active Directory
2 22 (33.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (24.62%) Terminal Services
4 11 (16.92%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (15.38%) VMware ESX
6 6 (9.23%) XenApp
6 6 (9.23%) Hyper-V
7 4 (6.15%) NFS
7 4 (6.15%) XenDesktop
7 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (3.08%) Xen
9 1 (1.54%) ProxySG
9 1 (1.54%) XenServer
9 1 (1.54%) vSphere
9 1 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) SCCM
1 12 (18.46%) SCOM
1 12 (18.46%) SCVMM
2 8 (12.31%) Backup Exec
3 7 (10.77%) Netcool
4 6 (9.23%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (7.69%) WSUS
6 4 (6.15%) CiscoWorks
6 4 (6.15%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (6.15%) Nagios
6 4 (6.15%) Tivoli
6 4 (6.15%) Cacti
6 4 (6.15%) Hyperic
6 4 (6.15%) Icinga
6 4 (6.15%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.54%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 38 (58.46%) Microsoft
2 35 (53.85%) VMware
3 26 (40.00%) Cisco
4 13 (20.00%) Citrix
5 8 (12.31%) Oracle
6 7 (10.77%) Dell
7 6 (9.23%) McAfee
8 4 (6.15%) Avaya
8 4 (6.15%) IBM
8 4 (6.15%) Business Objects
8 4 (6.15%) Sophos
8 4 (6.15%) Red Hat
8 4 (6.15%) Websense
8 4 (6.15%) Symantec
8 4 (6.15%) Veeam
8 4 (6.15%) Riverbed
8 4 (6.15%) Altiris
9 3 (4.62%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 3 (4.62%) Verint
9 3 (4.62%) Polycom
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
White Horse Employment Network Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year, plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + £750 per quarter bonus, phone, laptop
Posted: 6 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: Excellent + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance + Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 24 days ago