The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank - 64 73
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.54% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £22,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -40.54%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
VLAN
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
103 65 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 18.97% 13.86% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 66 49 72
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £31,700 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

VLAN
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Suffolk

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) NETGEAR
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) SAN

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) WatchGuard
1 1 (50.00%) NETGEAR
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft