The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank - - 22
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen - - 2.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
VLAN
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
48 6 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 37.80% 15.79% 52.24%
Number of salaries quoted 28 6 35
Average salary £47,500 £21,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+120.93% -28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £48,000 £30,450
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

VLAN
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Torfaen

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) PPTP
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (75.00%) IPsec
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) SNMP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (75.00%) Network Management
2 3 (75.00%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 4 (100.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) IPsec
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Spanning Tree
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) SNMP
2 3 (75.00%) PPTP
3 2 (50.00%) ADSL
3 2 (50.00%) ISDN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (75.00%) Network Management
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) AWK
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Firmware
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (25.00%) Squid
3 1 (25.00%) Xen
3 1 (25.00%) Samba
3 1 (25.00%) iptables
3 1 (25.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) EMC
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Brocade
2 2 (50.00%) Nokia
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) IBM