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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 77 82 79
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 7 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.87% 0.80% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.98% 4.09% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Average salary £19,000 £30,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.70% +60.52%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
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
176 171 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.86% 19.52% 26.99%
Number of salaries quoted 150 149 193
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 17 (94.44%) TCP/IP
2 14 (77.78%) WAN
2 14 (77.78%) Firewall
3 13 (72.22%) LAN
4 10 (55.56%) Windows
5 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
6 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
6 8 (44.44%) Ethernet
6 8 (44.44%) SLA
6 8 (44.44%) Cisco
6 8 (44.44%) Citrix
6 8 (44.44%) SAN
6 8 (44.44%) VMware
6 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
6 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (38.89%) WLAN
7 7 (38.89%) VPN
7 7 (38.89%) MPLS
7 7 (38.89%) OSPF
7 7 (38.89%) BGP
7 7 (38.89%) Wireless
8 6 (33.33%) ITIL
9 4 (22.22%) ATM
9 4 (22.22%) ISDN

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) TCP/IP
2 14 (77.78%) WAN
2 14 (77.78%) Firewall
3 13 (72.22%) LAN
4 8 (44.44%) Ethernet
4 8 (44.44%) SAN
5 7 (38.89%) MPLS
5 7 (38.89%) OSPF
5 7 (38.89%) BGP
5 7 (38.89%) Wireless
5 7 (38.89%) VPN
5 7 (38.89%) WLAN
6 4 (22.22%) DHCP
6 4 (22.22%) VoIP
6 4 (22.22%) ATM
6 4 (22.22%) ISDN
6 4 (22.22%) DNS
6 4 (22.22%) IPX
6 4 (22.22%) PPP
6 4 (22.22%) Frame Relay
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Help Desk Support
2 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Network Designer
3 3 (16.67%) Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Designer
4 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Network Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 3 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) People Management
3 3 (16.67%) Service Management
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Network Planning
3 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 3 (16.67%) Time Management
3 3 (16.67%) Budget Control
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CCNP
1 3 (16.67%) CCNA
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Citrix
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) F5
3 3 (16.67%) Juniper
3 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint