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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 94 80 81
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 13 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.94% 0.69% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.18% 3.26% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 7
Average salary £25,500 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
311 215 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 22.57% 21.27% 21.65%
Number of salaries quoted 243 184 229
Average salary £38,400 £41,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.46% +27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015. 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 -15 13 £25,500 -29.16% 3
VLAN
UK

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 13 (61.90%) Cisco
3 11 (52.38%) Dell
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (47.62%) CCNP
4 10 (47.62%) CCNA
4 10 (47.62%) HP
4 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
6 8 (38.10%) VMware
6 8 (38.10%) VPN
6 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (33.33%) WatchGuard
7 7 (33.33%) SonicWALL
7 7 (33.33%) HSRP
7 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 7 (33.33%) VRRP
7 7 (33.33%) Project Management
8 6 (28.57%) DHCP
8 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
8 6 (28.57%) Linux
8 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
9 4 (19.05%) Python
9 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
9 4 (19.05%) Apache
9 4 (19.05%) UNIX
9 4 (19.05%) Windows
9 4 (19.05%) Perl
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 4 (19.05%) SAN

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 4 (19.05%) Apache
1 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (38.10%) VPN
4 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (33.33%) HSRP
4 7 (33.33%) VRRP
5 6 (28.57%) DHCP
6 4 (19.05%) SAN
6 4 (19.05%) Wireshark
6 4 (19.05%) tcpdump
7 3 (14.29%) IPsec
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (14.29%) PPTP
7 3 (14.29%) DNS
7 3 (14.29%) SNMP
7 3 (14.29%) LAN
7 3 (14.29%) WAN
8 2 (9.52%) ADSL
8 2 (9.52%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Welsh Language
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Network Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Project Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Service Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) UNIX
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) CentOS
3 3 (14.29%) Debian
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (14.29%) Network Management
3 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.52%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Perl
1 4 (19.05%) Python
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) AWK
3 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) CCNP
1 10 (47.62%) CCNA
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) Nmap
4 2 (9.52%) Firmware
4 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (4.76%) Samba
5 1 (4.76%) Squid
5 1 (4.76%) Xen
5 1 (4.76%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Nagios
1 3 (14.29%) Nessus
2 1 (4.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco
2 11 (52.38%) Dell
3 10 (47.62%) HP
4 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 8 (38.10%) VMware
6 7 (33.33%) WatchGuard
6 7 (33.33%) SonicWALL
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
8 3 (14.29%) EMC
8 3 (14.29%) ProCurve
8 3 (14.29%) Brocade
9 2 (9.52%) Nokia
9 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
9 2 (9.52%) IBM
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