Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for VLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VLAN over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 109 105
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4 +8
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 14 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.05% 0.75% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 4.67% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 2
Somerset median annual salary £25,000 £34,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.47% +15.25% -37.89%
10th Percentile £20,825 £30,750 £23,050
90th Percentile £26,750 £37,185 £36,750
South West median annual salary £38,250 £32,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year +17.69% +14.04% -27.85%

VLAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 196 214 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 14.71% 16.08% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 152 176 182
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,825 £23,500 £20,525
90th Percentile £53,400 £59,375 £63,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing VLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Somerset

VLAN
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for VLAN in Somerset

VLAN
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -3 11 £25,000 -23.08%
Taunton - 3 £22,000 -
VLAN
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Somerset region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (78.57%) Windows 7
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
2 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (57.14%) Skype
4 8 (57.14%) Skype for Business
4 8 (57.14%) Veeam
4 8 (57.14%) DHCP
4 8 (57.14%) DNS
5 6 (42.86%) Office 365
6 5 (35.71%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
7 3 (21.43%) Degree
7 3 (21.43%) vSphere
7 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
7 3 (21.43%) Wireless
7 3 (21.43%) Information Security
7 3 (21.43%) Legal
7 3 (21.43%) Replication
7 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
7 3 (21.43%) WAN

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (57.14%) Skype for Business
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
3 8 (57.14%) DHCP
3 8 (57.14%) DNS
3 8 (57.14%) Skype
4 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) WAN
4 3 (21.43%) Wireless
5 2 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) IT Support
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) IT Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) IT Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) IT Support Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Support Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (21.43%) 1st Line Support Technician
4 3 (21.43%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 3 (21.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
4 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 3 (21.43%) Desktop Technician
4 3 (21.43%) IT Assistant
4 3 (21.43%) IT Support Assistant
4 3 (21.43%) IT Technician
4 3 (21.43%) Support Assistant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (21.43%) Cyber Defence
2 3 (21.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows 7
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Information Security
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (21.43%) vSphere
4 2 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Veeam
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
5 2 (14.29%) Apple
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix