Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 137 154
Rank change year-on-year +17 +17 -22
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 21 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.04% 0.84% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.53% 4.90% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 11
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £31,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.10% +12.73% -12.00%
10th Percentile £27,375 £23,900 £21,000
90th Percentile £48,800 £47,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.18% - -

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 Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 380 449 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 18.77% 17.20% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 325 340 413
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +5.48%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,750 £21,400
90th Percentile £53,750 £64,000 £56,050
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Wales

VLAN
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for VLAN in Wales

VLAN
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in Wales over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VLAN in Wales

VLAN
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Wales region over the 6 months to 19 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
West Wales -7 10 £45,000 +57.89% 1
South Wales +27 7 £32,500 -21.21% 1
North Wales -5 2 £27,750 +11.00% 1
VLAN
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 Wales region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 16 (76.19%) VMware
2 14 (66.67%) VPN
3 13 (61.90%) Cisco
3 13 (61.90%) Firewall
4 12 (57.14%) Windows
4 12 (57.14%) Linux
4 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
6 9 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
6 9 (42.86%) Network Security
7 8 (38.10%) iSCSI
7 8 (38.10%) VoIP
8 6 (28.57%) IPv6
8 6 (28.57%) HP
9 5 (23.81%) Snort
9 5 (23.81%) SAN
9 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 5 (23.81%) DHCP
9 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
10 4 (19.05%) EMC
10 4 (19.05%) Project Management
11 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
11 3 (14.29%) IPsec
11 3 (14.29%) Debian
11 3 (14.29%) Citrix
11 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (14.29%) CCNA
11 3 (14.29%) DNS
11 3 (14.29%) SLA

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (9.52%) Apache Solr
1 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (9.52%) IIS
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) VPN
2 13 (61.90%) Firewall
3 9 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
3 9 (42.86%) Network Security
4 8 (38.10%) iSCSI
4 8 (38.10%) VoIP
5 6 (28.57%) IPv6
6 5 (23.81%) DHCP
6 5 (23.81%) SAN
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (14.29%) DNS
7 3 (14.29%) IPsec
7 3 (14.29%) LAN
7 3 (14.29%) NetScaler
7 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 2 (9.52%) Intranet
8 2 (9.52%) IPv4
8 2 (9.52%) OSPF
8 2 (9.52%) WAN
8 2 (9.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Legal
1 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
1 2 (9.52%) Romanian Language
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Network Security Specialist
1 6 (28.57%) Network Specialist
1 6 (28.57%) Security Specialist
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Principal Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Principal Technical Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Security Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (14.29%) CentOS
4 3 (14.29%) Debian
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Project Management
2 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Network Management
3 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.52%) Health Informatics
3 2 (9.52%) Informatics
3 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
3 2 (9.52%) RUP
3 2 (9.52%) Software Deployment
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
3 2 (9.52%) Test Management
3 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
3 2 (9.52%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C
1 2 (9.52%) Java
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) AWK
2 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CCNA
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCNP
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) MCITP
2 2 (9.52%) MCP
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) GDPR
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (23.81%) Snort
3 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
4 2 (9.52%) NFS
4 2 (9.52%) vSphere
5 1 (4.76%) pfSense
5 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (9.52%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (4.76%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) VMware
2 13 (61.90%) Cisco
3 6 (28.57%) HP
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) EMC
6 3 (14.29%) Citrix
6 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 2 (9.52%) BMC
7 2 (9.52%) Dell
7 2 (9.52%) Mitel
7 2 (9.52%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle
7 2 (9.52%) Vyatta