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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
UK / Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 79 87
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8  
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 8 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.82% 1.54% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.76% 7.84% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 9
Median salary £45,000 £28,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.89% +14.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £21,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,250 £39,500
% change year-on-year +7.38% -5.69%  

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 Wales with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 139 255 313
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 14.26% 19.65% 21.78%
Number of salaries quoted 128 211 276
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -10.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 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
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 3 months to 24 June 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
West Wales -14 3 £45,000 +57.89% 1
South Wales +7 2 £40,000 +31.14% 1
VLAN
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) ITIL
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (38.46%) VPN
5 4 (30.77%) DHCP
5 4 (30.77%) MCP
5 4 (30.77%) SAN
5 4 (30.77%) Wireless
5 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
5 4 (30.77%) Mitel
5 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (30.77%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
6 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (23.08%) Office 365
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (23.08%) Network Security
6 3 (23.08%) Validation
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) VoIP
7 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (23.08%) Office 365
3 2 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) VPN
3 4 (30.77%) DHCP
3 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 4 (30.77%) Wireless
3 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (23.08%) Network Security
4 3 (23.08%) VoIP
5 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
5 2 (15.38%) NAS
5 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.69%) DNS
6 1 (7.69%) IPv6
6 1 (7.69%) LAN
6 1 (7.69%) LDAP
6 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Network Security Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Network Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Principal Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Security Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
2 4 (30.77%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Validation
4 2 (15.38%) Hardware Maintenance
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
5 1 (7.69%) High Availability
5 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) MCP
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 2 (15.38%) Snort
4 1 (7.69%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Mitel
4 2 (15.38%) EqualLogic
4 2 (15.38%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) Meraki
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Vyatta
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c. £16K
Posted: 22 hours ago