The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 94 97 98
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 9 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.71% 0.44% 0.086%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.23% 2.33% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 1
Average salary £33,000 £34,250 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.64% +18.10%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
VLAN
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
279 258 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.88% 18.96% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 251 236 276
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VLAN
Salary Trend in Wales

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Wales

VLAN
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Wales

VLAN
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +10 5 £38,500 +12.40%
West Wales - 3 £26,500 - 2
North Wales - 1 - -
VLAN
UK

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 24 (92.31%) Firewall
2 22 (84.62%) VMware
3 21 (80.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (73.08%) TCP/IP
5 17 (65.38%) Linux
6 15 (57.69%) Perl
6 15 (57.69%) Finance
6 15 (57.69%) Welsh Language
7 14 (53.85%) SaaS
7 14 (53.85%) Cisco
8 12 (46.15%) Python
8 12 (46.15%) Windows
9 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
9 11 (42.31%) Incident Management
9 11 (42.31%) tcpdump
10 10 (38.46%) Debian
11 9 (34.62%) UNIX
12 8 (30.77%) CentOS
12 8 (30.77%) Wireshark
13 7 (26.92%) ITIL
13 7 (26.92%) Nessus
13 7 (26.92%) Nmap
13 7 (26.92%) Nagios
14 6 (23.08%) MySQL
14 6 (23.08%) DNS
14 6 (23.08%) CCNP
14 6 (23.08%) CCNA
14 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
14 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
15 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 3 (11.54%) IIS
1 3 (11.54%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (53.85%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) PaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (92.31%) Firewall
2 19 (73.08%) TCP/IP
3 11 (42.31%) tcpdump
4 8 (30.77%) Wireshark
5 6 (23.08%) DNS
6 5 (19.23%) OSPF
6 5 (19.23%) BGP
6 5 (19.23%) DHCP
7 3 (11.54%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (11.54%) LAN
7 3 (11.54%) RIP
7 3 (11.54%) SNMP
7 3 (11.54%) VPN
7 3 (11.54%) WAN
7 3 (11.54%) VPLS
7 3 (11.54%) MPLS
8 2 (7.69%) IPsec
8 2 (7.69%) SAN
8 2 (7.69%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) Big Data
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
1 15 (57.69%) Welsh Language
2 3 (11.54%) French Language
2 3 (11.54%) German Language
2 3 (11.54%) Italian Language
2 3 (11.54%) Spanish Language
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (23.08%) Administrator
1 6 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
1 6 (23.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) UNIX Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Provisioning Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Support
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) DTV
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
3 10 (38.46%) Debian
4 9 (34.62%) UNIX
5 8 (30.77%) CentOS
6 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
8 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
8 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Incident Management
2 7 (26.92%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) Product Management
4 3 (11.54%) Network Management
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (11.54%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (3.85%) Mobile Marketing
6 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.85%) Email Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.85%) Computer Security
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) People Management
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) Perl
2 12 (46.15%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) AWK
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) CCNP
1 6 (23.08%) CCNA
1 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (15.38%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) CCDA
3 2 (7.69%) CCDP
3 2 (7.69%) CCIP
3 2 (7.69%) CCIE
3 2 (7.69%) CCSP
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 21 (80.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (26.92%) Nmap
3 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.85%) NFS
5 1 (3.85%) Firmware
5 1 (3.85%) Squid
5 1 (3.85%) Xen
5 1 (3.85%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Nessus
1 7 (26.92%) Nagios
2 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) VMware
2 14 (53.85%) Cisco
3 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
4 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
4 3 (11.54%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) Dell
4 3 (11.54%) Fortinet
5 2 (7.69%) Nokia
5 2 (7.69%) ProCurve
6 1 (3.85%) WatchGuard
6 1 (3.85%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.85%) SAP
6 1 (3.85%) IBM
6 1 (3.85%) EMC
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