The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 83 56 81
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +25
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 10 28 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.15% 2.94% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 13.59% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 1
Average salary £28,000 £31,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.40% -3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VLAN
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
230 206 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 26.35% 21.64% 22.52%
Number of salaries quoted 152 182 165
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VLAN across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

VLAN
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VLAN across the Southampton region.

VLAN Salary Trend in Southampton

VLAN
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Southampton

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) Ethernet
2 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) Wireless
4 7 (50.00%) OSPF
4 7 (50.00%) BGP
4 7 (50.00%) VPN
5 6 (42.86%) WLAN
5 6 (42.86%) MPLS
6 4 (28.57%) SSL
6 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
6 4 (28.57%) TACACS
6 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (28.57%) Electronics
6 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) WAN
6 4 (28.57%) LAN
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) LDAP
6 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 4 (28.57%) IPX
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) Analytics
6 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 4 (28.57%) E-Learning
6 4 (28.57%) SSH
6 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (28.57%) PKI

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Ethernet
1 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) Wireless
3 7 (50.00%) OSPF
3 7 (50.00%) BGP
3 7 (50.00%) VPN
4 6 (42.86%) WLAN
4 6 (42.86%) MPLS
5 4 (28.57%) SSL
5 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
5 4 (28.57%) TACACS
5 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (28.57%) WAN
5 4 (28.57%) LAN
5 4 (28.57%) LDAP
5 4 (28.57%) IPX
5 4 (28.57%) SSH
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (21.43%) Fast Ethernet
General
1 4 (28.57%) Electronics
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Network Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Trainer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) E-Learning
1 4 (28.57%) PKI
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Analytics
1 4 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (28.57%) Time Management
2 3 (21.43%) Network Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Juniper
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) F5