The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 77 85 88
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 5 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.59% 1.12% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.65% 4.83% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 1
Average salary £38,750 £24,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.45% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
189 207 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 22.31% 23.10% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 164 200 167
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VLAN
Hampshire

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 1 August 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 29 (87.88%) Windows
2 24 (72.73%) Cisco
3 19 (57.58%) TCP/IP
3 19 (57.58%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (54.55%) Firewall
4 18 (54.55%) CCNA
5 17 (51.52%) VPN
5 17 (51.52%) Linux
5 17 (51.52%) VoIP
6 16 (48.48%) CCNP
6 16 (48.48%) IPsec
6 16 (48.48%) MPLS
6 16 (48.48%) OSPF
6 16 (48.48%) BGP
7 15 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
8 14 (42.42%) PPP
9 13 (39.39%) L2TP
10 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
10 12 (36.36%) MS Exchange
10 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (33.33%) Junos
11 11 (33.33%) Statistics
11 11 (33.33%) RTP
11 11 (33.33%) Juniper
12 9 (27.27%) Symantec
12 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
12 9 (27.27%) Backup Exec
12 9 (27.27%) Windows 7

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 12 (36.36%) MS Exchange
1 12 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (9.09%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Office
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (57.58%) TCP/IP
2 18 (54.55%) Firewall
3 17 (51.52%) VPN
3 17 (51.52%) VoIP
4 16 (48.48%) IPsec
4 16 (48.48%) MPLS
4 16 (48.48%) OSPF
4 16 (48.48%) BGP
5 15 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
6 14 (42.42%) PPP
7 13 (39.39%) L2TP
8 11 (33.33%) Junos
8 11 (33.33%) RTP
9 8 (24.24%) SNMP
9 8 (24.24%) Wireless
10 7 (21.21%) WAN
10 7 (21.21%) LAN
10 7 (21.21%) Ethernet
11 6 (18.18%) ISDN
12 4 (12.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Support Technician
2 5 (15.15%) IT Support
2 5 (15.15%) IT Support Technician
3 4 (12.12%) Network Support
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Network Support Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Network Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Network Team Leader
6 1 (3.03%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Statistics
2 7 (21.21%) Clustering
3 3 (9.09%) PKI
3 3 (9.09%) Smartphone
4 2 (6.06%) Hedge funds
4 2 (6.06%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (87.88%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) Linux
3 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 9 (27.27%) Windows 8
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Network Management
2 7 (21.21%) Load Balancing
3 4 (12.12%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
3 4 (12.12%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
5 2 (6.06%) Budget Control
5 2 (6.06%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (54.55%) CCNA
3 16 (48.48%) CCNP
4 8 (24.24%) Degree
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.03%) MCSA
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.03%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) Terminal Services
2 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) Cisco
2 11 (33.33%) Juniper
3 9 (27.27%) Symantec
3 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.21%) Dell
5 4 (12.12%) Pegasus
6 3 (9.09%) Citrix
6 3 (9.09%) VMware
Southampton
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £47500 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago