The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 82 94 90
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 16 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.30% 0.24% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 1.09% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 7
Average salary £36,000 £28,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -37.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,309
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.20%
Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
240 274 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 19.54% 22.03% 20.85%
Number of salaries quoted 201 258 192
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
South Wales +14 13 £36,000 +28.57% 1
North Wales - 3 £42,500 - 1
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VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 13 (81.25%) Cisco
3 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (75.00%) SAN
5 11 (68.75%) CheckPoint
5 11 (68.75%) VRRP
5 11 (68.75%) Project Management
5 11 (68.75%) SharePoint
5 11 (68.75%) Hyper-V
5 11 (68.75%) Lync
5 11 (68.75%) Office 365
5 11 (68.75%) HSRP
5 11 (68.75%) Email Migration
6 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (50.00%) CCNP
7 8 (50.00%) CCNA
8 7 (43.75%) HP
8 7 (43.75%) Dell
8 7 (43.75%) WatchGuard
8 7 (43.75%) SonicWALL
9 5 (31.25%) UAG
9 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
10 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
10 3 (18.75%) RIP
10 3 (18.75%) MS Office
10 3 (18.75%) MPLS

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (68.75%) SharePoint
1 11 (68.75%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) SAN
3 11 (68.75%) VRRP
3 11 (68.75%) HSRP
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (18.75%) RIP
5 3 (18.75%) MPLS
5 3 (18.75%) OSPF
5 3 (18.75%) BGP
5 3 (18.75%) VPLS
6 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 1 (6.25%) DHCP
General
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Project Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Network Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Security Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Network Security Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Project Management
1 11 (68.75%) Email Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.25%) Product Management
2 1 (6.25%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Python
1 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (50.00%) CCNP
1 8 (50.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (68.75%) Hyper-V
4 5 (31.25%) UAG
5 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco
3 11 (68.75%) CheckPoint
4 7 (43.75%) HP
4 7 (43.75%) Dell
4 7 (43.75%) WatchGuard
4 7 (43.75%) SonicWALL
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) Fortinet
7 1 (6.25%) Veeam
7 1 (6.25%) Dot Hill
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