The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 134 126 90
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -36
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 5 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.22% 0.096% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.29% 0.56% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 13
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £60,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
VLAN
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
387 359 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.25% 17.17% 22.55%
Number of salaries quoted 324 327 291
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VLAN across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

VLAN
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Birmingham

VLAN
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing VLAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VLAN.

1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) DNS
4 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 4 (44.44%) VoIP
5 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
6 3 (33.33%) MCSE
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) IIS
6 3 (33.33%) DHCP
6 3 (33.33%) SSL
6 3 (33.33%) PPP
6 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (33.33%) VPN
6 3 (33.33%) CCNA
6 3 (33.33%) HP
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (33.33%) SAN
6 3 (33.33%) Internet
6 3 (33.33%) MPLS
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco IOS

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing VLAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) VoIP
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) SSL
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) PPP
4 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (33.33%) IPsec
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (33.33%) SAN
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) MPLS
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF
5 2 (22.22%) BGP
5 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
5 2 (22.22%) IGRP
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) TACACS
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Network Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Network Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Technician
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
4 1 (11.11%) HPUX
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (22.22%) Time Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) MCSA
2 2 (22.22%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCITP
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Nagios
1 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) WatchGuard
4 2 (22.22%) SonicWALL
4 2 (22.22%) Kaspersky
4 2 (22.22%) Kaseya
4 2 (22.22%) AVG
4 2 (22.22%) NetApp
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Sophos
5 1 (11.11%) Symantec
5 1 (11.11%) Lotus
5 1 (11.11%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) Epicor
5 1 (11.11%) Dell
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