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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 83 95 85
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 14 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.07% 0.39% 0.099%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.38% 1.68% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 1
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
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
320 298 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 24.50% 23.35% 25.84%
Number of salaries quoted 284 264 218
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,500
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 12 £32,500 +12.06%
West Wales - 1 £18,000 - 2
North Wales - 1 - -
VLAN
UK

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 31 (100.00%) Firewall
2 27 (87.10%) VMware
3 26 (83.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (64.52%) Cisco
5 19 (61.29%) TCP/IP
6 17 (54.84%) Linux
7 15 (48.39%) Perl
7 15 (48.39%) Welsh Language
7 15 (48.39%) Finance
8 14 (45.16%) SaaS
9 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
10 12 (38.71%) Python
10 12 (38.71%) Incident Management
11 11 (35.48%) Windows
12 10 (32.26%) CCNP
12 10 (32.26%) CCNA
12 10 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (32.26%) tcpdump
12 10 (32.26%) Debian
13 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
13 8 (25.81%) OSPF
13 8 (25.81%) BGP
13 8 (25.81%) UNIX
13 8 (25.81%) ITIL
14 7 (22.58%) MS Visio
14 7 (22.58%) CheckPoint
14 7 (22.58%) Nagios
14 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (22.58%) CentOS
14 7 (22.58%) Wireshark

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
1 6 (19.35%) Lync
2 3 (9.68%) IIS
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Visio
2 6 (19.35%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (45.16%) SaaS
2 5 (16.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (100.00%) Firewall
2 19 (61.29%) TCP/IP
3 10 (32.26%) tcpdump
4 8 (25.81%) OSPF
4 8 (25.81%) BGP
5 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (22.58%) Wireshark
6 6 (19.35%) VPLS
6 6 (19.35%) MPLS
6 6 (19.35%) RIP
7 5 (16.13%) DHCP
7 5 (16.13%) DNS
7 5 (16.13%) SAN
7 5 (16.13%) VRRP
7 5 (16.13%) HSRP
8 3 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (6.45%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (6.45%) IPsec
9 2 (6.45%) VPN
9 2 (6.45%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) MySQL
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 15 (48.39%) Finance
1 15 (48.39%) Welsh Language
2 3 (9.68%) French Language
2 3 (9.68%) German Language
2 3 (9.68%) Italian Language
2 3 (9.68%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Network Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Security Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) Project Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) UNIX Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Network Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Network Security Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Security Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Provisioning Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Firmware
2 1 (3.23%) DTV
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Linux
2 11 (35.48%) Windows
3 10 (32.26%) Debian
4 8 (25.81%) UNIX
5 7 (22.58%) CentOS
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Incident Management
2 8 (25.81%) ITIL
3 6 (19.35%) Project Management
4 5 (16.13%) Product Management
4 5 (16.13%) Email Migration
5 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.68%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Network Management
6 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.45%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.23%) Data Management
7 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.23%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Perl
2 12 (38.71%) Python
3 2 (6.45%) AWK
3 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) CCNP
1 10 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (32.26%) CCNA
2 5 (16.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (12.90%) Degree
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (6.45%) CCDA
4 2 (6.45%) CCDP
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.45%) CCIP
4 2 (6.45%) CCIE
4 2 (6.45%) CCSP
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 26 (83.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
3 7 (22.58%) Nmap
4 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Nagios
1 7 (22.58%) Nessus
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) VMware
2 20 (64.52%) Cisco
3 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
4 7 (22.58%) CheckPoint
5 6 (19.35%) Fortinet
6 5 (16.13%) WatchGuard
6 5 (16.13%) SonicWALL
6 5 (16.13%) HP
6 5 (16.13%) Dell
7 2 (6.45%) Nokia
7 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.23%) SAP
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