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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 89 81 86
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 15 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.11% 0.99% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.39% 4.78% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 5
Average salary £30,250 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.97% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £34,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £37,500 £34,000
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
342 230 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.37% 20.80% 21.80%
Number of salaries quoted 265 199 233
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,850 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 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 27 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 -5 15 £30,250 -15.97% 3
VLAN
UK

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 27 (100.00%) Firewall
2 18 (66.67%) Cisco
3 17 (62.96%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (59.26%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (55.56%) CCNP
6 14 (51.85%) HP
7 13 (48.15%) VRRP
7 13 (48.15%) CCNA
7 13 (48.15%) HSRP
8 12 (44.44%) Dell
8 12 (44.44%) CheckPoint
9 10 (37.04%) Project Management
9 10 (37.04%) WatchGuard
9 10 (37.04%) SonicWALL
10 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 8 (29.63%) VPN
11 8 (29.63%) Linux
12 7 (25.93%) VMware
12 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (22.22%) Perl
13 6 (22.22%) Python
13 6 (22.22%) DHCP
14 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
14 5 (18.52%) UNIX
14 5 (18.52%) Wireless
14 5 (18.52%) Finance
14 5 (18.52%) OSPF
14 5 (18.52%) BGP
14 5 (18.52%) EIGRP
15 4 (14.81%) Incident Management

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (14.81%) Apache
1 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) PaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (62.96%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (48.15%) VRRP
3 13 (48.15%) HSRP
4 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 8 (29.63%) VPN
6 6 (22.22%) DHCP
7 5 (18.52%) OSPF
7 5 (18.52%) BGP
7 5 (18.52%) EIGRP
7 5 (18.52%) Wireless
8 4 (14.81%) Wireshark
8 4 (14.81%) tcpdump
8 4 (14.81%) SAN
9 3 (11.11%) DNS
9 3 (11.11%) RIP
9 3 (11.11%) SNMP
9 3 (11.11%) LAN
9 3 (11.11%) WAN
9 3 (11.11%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) Big Data
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Welsh Language
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Network Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Project Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) UNIX Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) Service Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Support Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.70%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) UNIX
3 4 (14.81%) CentOS
4 3 (11.11%) Windows
4 3 (11.11%) Debian
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Project Management
2 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
3 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (11.11%) Network Management
4 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.41%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) Validation
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Perl
1 6 (22.22%) Python
2 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.70%) AWK
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (55.56%) CCNP
3 13 (48.15%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) iptables
3 2 (7.41%) Firmware
3 2 (7.41%) VMware ESX
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (3.70%) Squid
4 1 (3.70%) Xen
4 1 (3.70%) Samba
4 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Nagios
1 3 (11.11%) Nessus
1 3 (11.11%) Nmap
2 1 (3.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Cisco
2 14 (51.85%) HP
3 12 (44.44%) Dell
3 12 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 10 (37.04%) WatchGuard
4 10 (37.04%) SonicWALL
5 7 (25.93%) VMware
6 4 (14.81%) ProCurve
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.11%) Brocade
7 3 (11.11%) EMC
8 2 (7.41%) Nokia
8 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
8 2 (7.41%) IBM
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £225pm car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £250 car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 22 days ago