Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 107 98
Rank change year-on-year +14 -9 +2
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 20 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.63% 0.32% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.99% 2.74% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 7
Somerset median annual salary £25,000 £39,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.71% +49.06% -11.67%
10th Percentile £20,975 £27,975 £25,750
90th Percentile £30,375 £47,742 £31,650
South West median annual salary £36,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year +21.67% -4.76% -16.56%

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 182 146 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 14.81% 11.74% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 140 125 168
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £34,712
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% +13.79% +2.09%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,450 £18,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £60,000 £63,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £37,875 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.21% +1.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in Somerset over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram 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 19 February 2018. 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 -1 16 £25,000 -31.03% 1
Taunton - 3 £22,000 -
Street - 1 £75,000 -
VLAN
South West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing VLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (85.00%) Windows Server
4 16 (80.00%) Windows 7
4 16 (80.00%) VMware
5 15 (75.00%) TCP/IP
5 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (60.00%) DHCP
7 12 (60.00%) DNS
8 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (40.00%) WAN
9 8 (40.00%) Veeam
9 8 (40.00%) Skype for Business
9 8 (40.00%) Skype
10 7 (35.00%) Cisco
10 7 (35.00%) Citrix
10 7 (35.00%) SAN
10 7 (35.00%) SQL
10 7 (35.00%) Wireless
11 6 (30.00%) Linux
11 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
11 6 (30.00%) Office 365
12 5 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (25.00%) LAN
13 4 (20.00%) Replication
13 4 (20.00%) VoIP
13 4 (20.00%) WLAN

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 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Office 365
2 4 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (60.00%) DHCP
3 12 (60.00%) DNS
4 8 (40.00%) Skype
4 8 (40.00%) WAN
5 7 (35.00%) SAN
5 7 (35.00%) Wireless
6 5 (25.00%) LAN
7 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
7 4 (20.00%) VoIP
7 4 (20.00%) VPN
7 4 (20.00%) WLAN
8 1 (5.00%) Internet
8 1 (5.00%) IPsec
8 1 (5.00%) NAS
8 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Sybase ASE
General
1 3 (15.00%) Legal
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Billing
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) IT Support
2 7 (35.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (30.00%) Administrator
4 5 (25.00%) Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) IT Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) IT Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Systems Support
6 3 (15.00%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (15.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
6 3 (15.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
6 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support
6 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support Technician
6 3 (15.00%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (15.00%) Support Assistant
6 3 (15.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (20.00%) Replication
3 3 (15.00%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (80.00%) Windows 7
4 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (30.00%) Linux
7 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
8 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
9 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 3 (15.00%) Information Security
3 2 (10.00%) Business Development
3 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (15.00%) vSphere
5 2 (10.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (5.00%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (5.00%) Nagios
2 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) VMware
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (40.00%) Veeam
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco
4 7 (35.00%) Citrix
5 4 (20.00%) NetApp
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 4 (20.00%) Riverbed
5 4 (20.00%) Symantec
6 2 (10.00%) Apple
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.00%) SAP
7 1 (5.00%) Sophos