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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 115 130 127
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 9 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.46% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.33% 0.77% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 6
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +4.00%
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
386 391 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.78% 17.68% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 354 309 326
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 30 (78.95%) Firewall
2 24 (63.16%) VMware
3 22 (57.89%) MS Exchange
4 21 (55.26%) Windows
5 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
6 17 (44.74%) Citrix
6 17 (44.74%) VPN
6 17 (44.74%) Cisco
6 17 (44.74%) Wi-Fi
6 17 (44.74%) SonicWALL
6 17 (44.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
8 15 (39.47%) SLA
8 15 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2003
8 15 (39.47%) Hyper-V
8 15 (39.47%) XenApp
9 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (31.58%) SAN
10 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
11 11 (28.95%) Windows 2000
11 11 (28.95%) LAN
11 11 (28.95%) Symantec
11 11 (28.95%) MPLS
11 11 (28.95%) OSPF
11 11 (28.95%) Norton AntiVirus
11 11 (28.95%) Sophos
11 11 (28.95%) BGP
11 11 (28.95%) Cisco IOS
11 11 (28.95%) NetScaler

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 22 (57.89%) MS Exchange
2 15 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (78.95%) Firewall
2 17 (44.74%) Wi-Fi
2 17 (44.74%) VPN
3 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
3 12 (31.58%) SAN
4 11 (28.95%) Cisco IOS
4 11 (28.95%) NetScaler
4 11 (28.95%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (28.95%) HSRP
4 11 (28.95%) LAN
4 11 (28.95%) MPLS
4 11 (28.95%) OSPF
4 11 (28.95%) BGP
5 10 (26.32%) VoIP
6 9 (23.68%) DNS
7 7 (18.42%) WAN
7 7 (18.42%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (15.79%) Wireshark
8 6 (15.79%) Spanning Tree
8 6 (15.79%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Network Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Network Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Network Architect
3 5 (13.16%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Technician
4 4 (10.53%) Installations Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Support
5 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) IT Support
5 3 (7.89%) Service Desk Technician
6 2 (5.26%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) IT Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) Handset
3 2 (5.26%) Replication
4 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (55.26%) Windows
2 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (28.95%) Windows 2000
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.53%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (10.53%) Windows 8
5 4 (10.53%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) ITIL
2 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
3 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
4 6 (15.79%) Load Balancing
4 6 (15.79%) High Availability
5 5 (13.16%) Network Architecture
6 4 (10.53%) Service Management
7 3 (7.89%) Network Management
7 3 (7.89%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (5.26%) Change Control
8 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.26%) Migration
8 2 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (5.26%) Project Planning
9 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (21.05%) CCNP
3 5 (13.16%) CCDP
4 4 (10.53%) Degree
4 4 (10.53%) CCNA
5 1 (2.63%) MCP
5 1 (2.63%) MCSE
5 1 (2.63%) MCSA
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.63%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.63%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (39.47%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 17 (44.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (39.47%) Hyper-V
3 15 (39.47%) XenApp
4 10 (26.32%) VMware ESX
5 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.63%) ProxySG
6 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (63.16%) VMware
2 17 (44.74%) SonicWALL
2 17 (44.74%) Cisco
2 17 (44.74%) Citrix
3 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 11 (28.95%) Kaspersky
4 11 (28.95%) Symantec
4 11 (28.95%) Sophos
5 9 (23.68%) AVG
6 6 (15.79%) NetApp
7 5 (13.16%) EMC
8 4 (10.53%) HP
8 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
9 3 (7.89%) Veeam
9 3 (7.89%) Mitel
10 2 (5.26%) Avaya
11 1 (2.63%) Juniper
11 1 (2.63%) Nortel
11 1 (2.63%) Blue Coat
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