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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
UK / Scotland
Rank 135 151 150
Rank change year-on-year +16 -1  
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 3 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.13% 0.41% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.14% 3.35% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.58% +24.08%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,047 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.13% -6.66%  

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 264 358 358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 11.38% 12.21% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 170 212 213
Median salary £41,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

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
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 25 March 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 +19 2 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £38,000 -
VLAN
UK

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 12 (54.55%) LAN
1 12 (54.55%) WAN
1 12 (54.55%) Ethernet
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco
1 12 (54.55%) OSPF
1 12 (54.55%) BGP
2 11 (50.00%) MPLS
2 11 (50.00%) VPN
2 11 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
3 10 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) Nokia
3 10 (45.45%) EIGRP
3 10 (45.45%) Windows
4 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (36.36%) vSphere
5 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (36.36%) VMware
6 7 (31.82%) Citrix
7 6 (27.27%) SAX
7 6 (27.27%) Replication
7 6 (27.27%) Project Management
7 6 (27.27%) Network Design
7 6 (27.27%) Cisco IOS

VLAN
Top Related 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 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) BGP
1 12 (54.55%) Ethernet
1 12 (54.55%) LAN
1 12 (54.55%) OSPF
1 12 (54.55%) WAN
2 11 (50.00%) MPLS
2 11 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 11 (50.00%) VPN
3 10 (45.45%) EIGRP
4 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 6 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (9.09%) Firewall
7 1 (4.55%) BIG-IP
7 1 (4.55%) ICMP
7 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (4.55%) IPsec
7 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) Data Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) Data Network Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) Consultant
4 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Citrix Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) VMware Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) IT Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) SAX
2 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
1 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Network Design
1 6 (27.27%) Project Management
1 6 (27.27%) Time Management
1 6 (27.27%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (9.09%) IT Strategy
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Presales
3 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (4.55%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (4.55%) Operations Management
3 1 (4.55%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) CCENT
3 1 (4.55%) CCMSE
3 1 (4.55%) CCSE
3 1 (4.55%) CCSM
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Hyper-V
2 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (36.36%) vSphere
3 6 (27.27%) XenApp
4 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.55%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (4.55%) WMI
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) Nokia
3 8 (36.36%) VMware
4 7 (31.82%) Citrix
5 2 (9.09%) Symantec
6 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.55%) F5
6 1 (4.55%) Progress
South Lanarkshire
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Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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