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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 87 106 87
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -19
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 12 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.93% 0.079% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% 0.47% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 2
Average salary £25,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.14% +2.94%
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
252 213 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 19.63% 16.76% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 218 192 182
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £25,733
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £52,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +14 11 £25,500 -27.14% 6
West Wales - 1 £30,000 -
VLAN
UK

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 23 (92.00%) Firewall
2 17 (68.00%) TCP/IP
2 17 (68.00%) VMware
3 16 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (60.00%) Linux
5 12 (48.00%) Perl
5 12 (48.00%) Cisco
6 11 (44.00%) Python
6 11 (44.00%) Finance
6 11 (44.00%) Welsh Language
6 11 (44.00%) SaaS
7 10 (40.00%) Windows
7 10 (40.00%) Incident Management
8 9 (36.00%) UNIX
8 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (36.00%) tcpdump
9 8 (32.00%) VPN
9 8 (32.00%) Debian
9 8 (32.00%) Wireshark
9 8 (32.00%) CentOS
10 7 (28.00%) DHCP
10 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
10 7 (28.00%) Nagios
10 7 (28.00%) Nessus
10 7 (28.00%) Nmap
11 6 (24.00%) CCNP
11 6 (24.00%) CCNA
11 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (20.00%) Apache

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (20.00%) Apache
2 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) Lync
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (92.00%) Firewall
2 17 (68.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (36.00%) tcpdump
4 8 (32.00%) Wireshark
4 8 (32.00%) VPN
5 7 (28.00%) DHCP
6 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (20.00%) DNS
8 4 (16.00%) SAN
8 4 (16.00%) LAN
8 4 (16.00%) WAN
8 4 (16.00%) PPTP
8 4 (16.00%) OSPF
8 4 (16.00%) BGP
8 4 (16.00%) IPsec
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (16.00%) SNMP
9 3 (12.00%) EIGRP
9 3 (12.00%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.00%) Big Data
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
1 11 (44.00%) Welsh Language
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) French Language
2 1 (4.00%) German Language
2 1 (4.00%) Italian Language
2 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (32.00%) Administrator
1 8 (32.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 8 (32.00%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (28.00%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 7 (28.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Network Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Provisioning Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) IT Support
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) Windows
3 9 (36.00%) UNIX
4 8 (32.00%) CentOS
4 8 (32.00%) Debian
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Network Management
3 3 (12.00%) Product Management
3 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (4.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Security
4 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Perl
2 11 (44.00%) Python
3 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) AWK
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) CCNP
1 6 (24.00%) CCNA
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.00%) CCDA
3 1 (4.00%) CCDP
3 1 (4.00%) CCIP
3 1 (4.00%) CCIE
3 1 (4.00%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (28.00%) Nmap
2 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) Firmware
3 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (4.00%) Samba
4 1 (4.00%) Squid
4 1 (4.00%) Xen
4 1 (4.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Nagios
1 7 (28.00%) Nessus
2 1 (4.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) VMware
2 12 (48.00%) Cisco
3 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.00%) Dell
5 4 (16.00%) HP
5 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (12.00%) ProCurve
6 3 (12.00%) Brocade
6 3 (12.00%) EMC
6 3 (12.00%) Nokia
6 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (8.00%) IBM
8 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.00%) WatchGuard
8 1 (4.00%) SonicWALL
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