Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 95 114
Rank change year-on-year -1 +19 -19
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 7 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.63% 1.62% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.60% 10.81% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 4
Somerset median annual salary £36,500 £25,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.00% -36.71% +49.06%
10th Percentile £32,900 £20,975 £27,975
90th Percentile £38,750 £30,375 £47,742
South West median annual salary £36,500 £36,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year - +23.73% -4.07%

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 125 185 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 11.21% 15.02% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 88 142 125
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -5.06% +13.79%
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,050 £23,050
90th Percentile £70,000 £53,750 £59,000
South West median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year +4.71% +12.58% +0.67%

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 15 February 2019. 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 +9 7 £36,500 +46.00% 4
VLAN
South West

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) vSphere
2 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) vCenter Server
2 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Legal
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS

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:

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (57.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft