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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 83 89 96
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 19 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.42% 1.31% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.67% 7.49% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 3
Average salary £25,000 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.43% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £35,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,700 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +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
335 227 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.04% 17.53% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 288 188 240
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 £27,500 £28,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 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 22 May 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 +14 19 £25,000 -30.55% 2
VLAN
UK

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 34 (100.00%) Firewall
2 25 (73.53%) Cisco
3 23 (67.65%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (67.65%) Cisco ASA
4 22 (64.71%) CCNP
5 20 (58.82%) HP
5 20 (58.82%) VRRP
5 20 (58.82%) HSRP
6 13 (38.24%) Dell
6 13 (38.24%) CCNA
7 12 (35.29%) CheckPoint
7 12 (35.29%) OSPF
7 12 (35.29%) BGP
7 12 (35.29%) EIGRP
8 10 (29.41%) Project Management
8 10 (29.41%) Wireless
8 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
8 10 (29.41%) CSS
8 10 (29.41%) RIP
8 10 (29.41%) WatchGuard
8 10 (29.41%) SonicWALL
8 10 (29.41%) ProCurve
9 9 (26.47%) VMware
10 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (20.59%) VPN
12 6 (17.65%) DHCP
12 6 (17.65%) Python
12 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
12 6 (17.65%) Perl
12 6 (17.65%) Linux

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) SaaS
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (100.00%) Firewall
2 23 (67.65%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (58.82%) VRRP
3 20 (58.82%) HSRP
4 12 (35.29%) OSPF
4 12 (35.29%) BGP
4 12 (35.29%) EIGRP
5 10 (29.41%) Wireless
5 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
5 10 (29.41%) RIP
6 7 (20.59%) VPN
7 6 (17.65%) DHCP
8 3 (8.82%) IPsec
8 3 (8.82%) PPTP
8 3 (8.82%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (8.82%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (5.88%) tcpdump
9 2 (5.88%) Wireshark
9 2 (5.88%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Network Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Senior Network Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Project Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Service Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Lead Network Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Support Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) UNIX
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) CentOS
3 2 (5.88%) Debian
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Project Management
2 3 (8.82%) Validation
2 3 (8.82%) Change Management
2 3 (8.82%) ITIL
2 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
2 3 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (5.88%) Network Management
3 2 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) Python
1 6 (17.65%) Perl
2 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) AWK
3 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (64.71%) CCNP
3 13 (38.24%) CCNA
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.88%) iptables
4 2 (5.88%) Firmware
4 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Nessus
1 2 (5.88%) Nmap
1 2 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) Cisco
2 20 (58.82%) HP
3 13 (38.24%) Dell
4 12 (35.29%) CheckPoint
5 10 (29.41%) WatchGuard
5 10 (29.41%) SonicWALL
5 10 (29.41%) ProCurve
6 9 (26.47%) VMware
7 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.88%) Brocade
8 2 (5.88%) Nokia
8 2 (5.88%) EMC
9 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + Car allowance,bonus,training
Posted: 3 days ago