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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 83 65 84
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +19
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 9 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.92% 1.58% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.62% 8.19% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 3
Average salary £35,250 £30,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% +57.89%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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
195 171 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 19.88% 19.34% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 141 149 190
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,600 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

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

VLAN Salary Histogram in Southampton

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 19 (95.00%) TCP/IP
2 14 (70.00%) Firewall
3 12 (60.00%) WAN
3 12 (60.00%) Ethernet
4 11 (55.00%) LAN
4 11 (55.00%) Cisco
5 9 (45.00%) Windows
5 9 (45.00%) Wireless
6 8 (40.00%) MPLS
6 8 (40.00%) OSPF
6 8 (40.00%) BGP
6 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (40.00%) VPN
7 7 (35.00%) WLAN
7 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
7 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
7 7 (35.00%) VMware
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (30.00%) Citrix
8 6 (30.00%) SLA
8 6 (30.00%) SAN
9 5 (25.00%) ATM
9 5 (25.00%) ISDN
9 5 (25.00%) IPX

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) TCP/IP
2 14 (70.00%) Firewall
3 12 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 12 (60.00%) WAN
4 11 (55.00%) LAN
5 9 (45.00%) Wireless
6 8 (40.00%) MPLS
6 8 (40.00%) OSPF
6 8 (40.00%) BGP
6 8 (40.00%) VPN
7 7 (35.00%) WLAN
8 6 (30.00%) SAN
9 5 (25.00%) IPX
9 5 (25.00%) PPP
9 5 (25.00%) ATM
9 5 (25.00%) ISDN
9 5 (25.00%) EIGRP
9 5 (25.00%) Frame Relay
9 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (25.00%) Fast Ethernet
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Help Desk Support
2 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Network Designer
3 3 (15.00%) Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Designer
5 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Network Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.00%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Service Management
2 3 (15.00%) Network Planning
2 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.00%) Time Management
3 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) People Management
4 1 (5.00%) Budget Control
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CCNP
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) VMware
4 6 (30.00%) Citrix
5 3 (15.00%) Juniper
5 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.00%) HP
5 3 (15.00%) F5