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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
UK / Wales
Rank 94 95 89
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6  
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 5 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.46% 0.57% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.84% 3.13% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 3
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% +27.45%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -6.66%  

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 176 256 315
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 16.21% 18.32% 23.88%
Number of salaries quoted 148 223 242
Median salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.63% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,900 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in Wales over the 3 months to 23 March 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 3 months to 23 March 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
South Wales +11 5 £42,500 +30.76%
VLAN
UK

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) SAN
4 5 (50.00%) LAN
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) IaaS
5 4 (40.00%) Capacity Management
5 4 (40.00%) PaaS
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (30.00%) Release Management
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) Unix
6 3 (30.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (30.00%) NAS
6 3 (30.00%) Office 365
6 3 (30.00%) SaaS
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (30.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (20.00%) High Availability

VLAN
Top Related 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 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) IaaS
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (40.00%) PaaS
2 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 3 (30.00%) SaaS
3 2 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) NAS
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
5 1 (10.00%) SSL
5 1 (10.00%) VoIP
5 1 (10.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior IT Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) Unix
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Capacity Management
1 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (30.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (30.00%) Release Management
3 2 (20.00%) High Availability
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (10.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) EqualLogic
4 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Meraki
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Splunk