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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 98 95 91
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 3 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.23% 1.10% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.16% 4.81% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 4
Average salary £41,500 £25,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.74% -28.67%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.69% -6.87%
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
259 312 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 20.08% 22.97% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 229 242 190
Average salary £41,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 8 February 2016. 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 -9 3 £41,500 +62.74%
VLAN
UK

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) Kerberos
4 3 (42.86%) NFS
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) Apache
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) SSL
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) CentOS
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (42.86%) Network Management
4 3 (42.86%) iptables
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (28.57%) SaaS
5 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
5 2 (28.57%) Squid
5 2 (28.57%) OpenLDAP

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (42.86%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Drupal
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) SaaS
3 1 (14.29%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Kerberos
3 3 (42.86%) SSL
4 2 (28.57%) IPsec
4 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) NAS
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) GitLab
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) Django
1 1 (14.29%) Drush
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
1 1 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (14.29%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) CentOS
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Network Management
3 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Data Security
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) iptables
2 3 (42.86%) NFS
3 2 (28.57%) Squid
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Ceph
4 1 (14.29%) Docker
4 1 (14.29%) Firmware
4 1 (14.29%) GlusterFS
4 1 (14.29%) LXC
4 1 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) CFEngine
1 1 (14.29%) HAProxy
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Salt
1 1 (14.29%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) Brocade
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Nokia
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Rackspace
4 1 (14.29%) Veeam