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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 120 119 88
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -31
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 10 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.48% 0.16% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.99% 0.86% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 9
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £39,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +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
335 349 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.22% 18.56% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 302 308 299
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,827
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,698
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 19 December 2014.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) VMware
4 7 (53.85%) DNS
4 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
4 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
5 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (46.15%) VoIP
6 5 (38.46%) Linux
6 5 (38.46%) VPN
6 5 (38.46%) Internet
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco
6 5 (38.46%) IIS
6 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (38.46%) Nagios
7 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
7 4 (30.77%) Retail
7 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
7 4 (30.77%) Terminal Services
7 4 (30.77%) IPsec
7 4 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (30.77%) WatchGuard
7 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
7 4 (30.77%) Time Management

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (38.46%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.69%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) DNS
3 6 (46.15%) VoIP
4 5 (38.46%) VPN
4 5 (38.46%) Internet
4 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (30.77%) SSL
5 4 (30.77%) IPsec
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (30.77%) MPLS
5 4 (30.77%) OSPF
5 4 (30.77%) BGP
6 3 (23.08%) EIGRP
6 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (23.08%) LAN
6 3 (23.08%) WAN
6 3 (23.08%) DHCP
6 3 (23.08%) HSRP
6 3 (23.08%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Support Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (38.46%) Network Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Network Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Technician
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Technician
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
5 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Android
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
6 1 (7.69%) CentOS
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
1 4 (30.77%) Time Management
2 3 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) MCSE
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) MCSA
3 2 (15.38%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (15.38%) MCITP
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.69%) RHCE
4 1 (7.69%) CCNP
4 1 (7.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
2 4 (30.77%) Terminal Services
3 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
5 1 (7.69%) vSphere
5 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
5 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Nagios
2 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
3 1 (7.69%) Cacti
3 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) WatchGuard
5 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 3 (23.08%) HP
6 2 (15.38%) Citrix
6 2 (15.38%) NetApp
6 2 (15.38%) SonicWALL
6 2 (15.38%) Kaspersky
6 2 (15.38%) Kaseya
6 2 (15.38%) F5
6 2 (15.38%) AVG
6 2 (15.38%) Sophos
7 1 (7.69%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (7.69%) Riverbed
7 1 (7.69%) Lotus
7 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (7.69%) Symantec
7 1 (7.69%) Epicor
Birmingham
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