The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for VLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 161 155
Rank change year-on-year +23 -6  
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 11 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.41% 0.070% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.73% 0.64% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 5
Median salary £35,000 £38,655 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.45% +8.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,578 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,731 £38,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -10.25%  

VLAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 295 311 403
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 10.96% 10.88% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 201 176 270
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing VLAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Scotland

VLAN
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VLAN in Scotland.

Salary trend for VLAN in Scotland

VLAN
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in Scotland over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VLAN in Scotland

VLAN
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 9 £35,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £70,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £33,000 -
VLAN
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing VLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 7 (50.00%) IPv6
3 7 (50.00%) CCNP
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) Juniper
3 7 (50.00%) OSPF
3 7 (50.00%) BGP
3 7 (50.00%) HSRP
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (42.86%) Spanning Tree
4 6 (42.86%) RFC 2547
4 6 (42.86%) VPLS
4 6 (42.86%) RSVP
4 6 (42.86%) SONET
4 6 (42.86%) MPLS
4 6 (42.86%) SDH
4 6 (42.86%) CCNA
4 6 (42.86%) VPN
4 6 (42.86%) Ethernet
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) CCIP
5 5 (35.71%) Process Management
5 5 (35.71%) Internet
5 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
5 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 7 (50.00%) BGP
2 7 (50.00%) HSRP
2 7 (50.00%) IPv6
2 7 (50.00%) OSPF
3 6 (42.86%) Ethernet
3 6 (42.86%) MPLS
3 6 (42.86%) RSVP
3 6 (42.86%) SDH
3 6 (42.86%) SONET
3 6 (42.86%) Spanning Tree
3 6 (42.86%) VPLS
3 6 (42.86%) VPN
4 5 (35.71%) Internet
5 4 (28.57%) Firewall
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (21.43%) DNS
6 3 (21.43%) SAN
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (14.29%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) Consultant
1 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
1 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) IP Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Security Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) RFC 2547
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (14.29%) Replication
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) CentOS
5 1 (7.14%) Debian
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Process Management
1 5 (35.71%) Service Design
2 3 (21.43%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CCNP
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) CCNA
3 5 (35.71%) CCIP
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) Juniper
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 2 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat