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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 192 205 210
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 59 45 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.04% 0.73% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.15% 4.09% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 59 38 30
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £46,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £39,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.94% -0.62%
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
1145 1100 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.23% 17.80% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 981 919 774
Average salary £38,500 £35,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.45% -7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,325
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 29 April 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 29 April 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
Cornwall - 17 £35,000 - 1
Wiltshire -1 13 £40,000 +14.28%
Dorset +21 11 £37,500 +53.06% 2
Somerset +6 10 £40,750 +16.42%
Bristol -18 7 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire +1 1 £18,500 -45.58% 3
VLAN
England

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 86 (61.43%) VMware
2 85 (60.71%) Firewall
3 81 (57.86%) WAN
4 74 (52.86%) Cisco
5 72 (51.43%) LAN
6 64 (45.71%) Active Directory
7 63 (45.00%) Windows
8 62 (44.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 60 (42.86%) VPN
10 53 (37.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 53 (37.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 52 (37.14%) OSPF
12 49 (35.00%) MPLS
12 49 (35.00%) MS Exchange
12 49 (35.00%) Windows 7
13 48 (34.29%) Data Centre
13 48 (34.29%) ITIL
14 47 (33.57%) Microsoft
15 43 (30.71%) Exchange Server 2010
16 40 (28.57%) MS Excel
17 39 (27.86%) CCNA
17 39 (27.86%) Cisco Certification
17 39 (27.86%) BGP
17 39 (27.86%) Hyper-V
18 38 (27.14%) Linux
19 35 (25.00%) SAN
20 34 (24.29%) Telecoms
21 31 (22.14%) Citrix
22 30 (21.43%) NetApp
22 30 (21.43%) SCOM

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 49 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 43 (30.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (19.29%) Apache
4 25 (17.86%) SharePoint
5 22 (15.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 22 (15.71%) Skype for Business
6 21 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.71%) Drupal
7 1 (0.71%) IIS
7 1 (0.71%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 40 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 26 (18.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (13.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.43%) Office 365
2 1 (0.71%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 85 (60.71%) Firewall
2 81 (57.86%) WAN
3 72 (51.43%) LAN
4 60 (42.86%) VPN
5 52 (37.14%) OSPF
6 49 (35.00%) MPLS
7 39 (27.86%) BGP
8 35 (25.00%) SAN
9 28 (20.00%) IPv4
9 28 (20.00%) IPv6
10 27 (19.29%) EIGRP
10 27 (19.29%) IPsec
10 27 (19.29%) SNMP
11 24 (17.14%) VoIP
12 21 (15.00%) TCP/IP
13 20 (14.29%) Internet
13 20 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
13 20 (14.29%) Wireless
14 19 (13.57%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (13.57%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.00%) MySQL
2 27 (19.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) GitLab
1 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 34 (24.29%) Telecoms
2 15 (10.71%) Finance
3 2 (1.43%) Legal
4 1 (0.71%) Advertising
4 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (26.43%) Network Engineer
2 29 (20.71%) Systems Engineer
3 26 (18.57%) Administrator
3 26 (18.57%) Systems Administrator
4 24 (17.14%) Linux Administrator
4 24 (17.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 24 (17.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 16 (11.43%) Telecoms Administrator
6 12 (8.57%) Analyst
6 12 (8.57%) IT Engineer
7 11 (7.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (7.86%) Network Analyst
7 11 (7.86%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (7.14%) Senior Network Analyst
9 8 (5.71%) IT Technician
9 8 (5.71%) Service Manager
10 7 (5.00%) Network Services Manager
10 7 (5.00%) Senior IT Engineer
10 7 (5.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.57%) LAMP
2 1 (0.71%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 48 (34.29%) Data Centre
2 24 (17.14%) EqualLogic
3 19 (13.57%) EPoS
4 7 (5.00%) IVR
5 2 (1.43%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.43%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.71%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 63 (45.00%) Windows
2 53 (37.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 53 (37.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 49 (35.00%) Windows 7
4 38 (27.14%) Linux
5 27 (19.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (15.00%) Mac OS
7 14 (10.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (3.57%) Windows 10
9 4 (2.86%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.71%) Debian
10 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (34.29%) ITIL
2 22 (15.71%) Migration
3 19 (13.57%) Database Tuning
3 19 (13.57%) ERP
3 19 (13.57%) Presales
3 19 (13.57%) Time Management
4 13 (9.29%) Service Delivery
5 9 (6.43%) Project Management
6 8 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (5.71%) PRINCE2
7 7 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (5.00%) Computer Security
8 6 (4.29%) High Availability
9 5 (3.57%) Change Management
10 4 (2.86%) Network Management
11 2 (1.43%) Configuration Management
11 2 (1.43%) CRM
11 2 (1.43%) Patch Management
11 2 (1.43%) Service Management
12 1 (0.71%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 27 (19.29%) PHP
2 26 (18.57%) Perl
2 26 (18.57%) SQL
3 1 (0.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (27.86%) CCNA
1 39 (27.86%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (14.29%) CCNP
3 7 (5.00%) CCVP
4 6 (4.29%) CCSA
5 5 (3.57%) CCSE
5 5 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.43%) Degree
6 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.71%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.71%) HND
7 1 (0.71%) MCSA
7 1 (0.71%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 64 (45.71%) Active Directory
2 62 (44.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (27.86%) Hyper-V
4 27 (19.29%) XenApp
5 8 (5.71%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.71%) iptables
6 1 (0.71%) NFS
6 1 (0.71%) Squid
6 1 (0.71%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (21.43%) SCOM
2 24 (17.14%) Foglight
3 7 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (5.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 7 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 7 (5.00%) SCCM
4 1 (0.71%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 86 (61.43%) VMware
2 74 (52.86%) Cisco
3 47 (33.57%) Microsoft
4 31 (22.14%) Citrix
5 30 (21.43%) NetApp
6 29 (20.71%) Dell
7 25 (17.86%) EMC
7 25 (17.86%) HP
7 25 (17.86%) Veeam
8 24 (17.14%) Fortinet
8 24 (17.14%) Kaseya
8 24 (17.14%) Kaspersky
8 24 (17.14%) WatchGuard
9 12 (8.57%) Juniper
10 8 (5.71%) CheckPoint
11 7 (5.00%) Aruba
12 6 (4.29%) Palo Alto
13 5 (3.57%) Brocade
13 5 (3.57%) Nokia
14 2 (1.43%) Red Hat
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