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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 108 104 97
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 12 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.66% 0.40% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.32% 1.94% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 3
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -32.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £44,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,750 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,750 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +7.43%
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
278 309 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.37% 20.40% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 254 266 282
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,612
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £60,400
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 30 January 2015.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 8 (57.14%) DNS
5 7 (50.00%) VoIP
5 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (42.86%) Internet
6 6 (42.86%) Nagios
7 5 (35.71%) Terminal Services
7 5 (35.71%) VPN
7 5 (35.71%) Linux
7 5 (35.71%) IIS
7 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
7 5 (35.71%) Retail
7 5 (35.71%) Asset Management
7 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (35.71%) WatchGuard
7 5 (35.71%) Time Management
8 4 (28.57%) IPsec
8 4 (28.57%) SSL
8 4 (28.57%) Cisco
8 4 (28.57%) BGP

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (35.71%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.14%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) DNS
3 7 (50.00%) VoIP
4 6 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (42.86%) Internet
5 5 (35.71%) VPN
6 4 (28.57%) IPsec
6 4 (28.57%) SSL
6 4 (28.57%) BGP
6 4 (28.57%) MPLS
6 4 (28.57%) OSPF
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (21.43%) HSRP
7 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
7 3 (21.43%) SAN
7 3 (21.43%) LAN
7 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) DHCP
7 3 (21.43%) WAN
7 3 (21.43%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Retail
1 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Network Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Network Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Wintel Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
5 1 (7.14%) AIX
5 1 (7.14%) Solaris
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) CentOS
5 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Asset Management
1 5 (35.71%) Time Management
2 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Use Case
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (21.43%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (14.29%) MCITP
2 2 (14.29%) MCSA
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) CCA
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CCEA
3 1 (7.14%) RHCE
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
3 1 (7.14%) MCSD
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (35.71%) Terminal Services
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 1 (7.14%) vSphere
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.14%) XenApp
5 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Nagios
2 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.14%) Cacti
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) WatchGuard
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
4 3 (21.43%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) SonicWALL
5 2 (14.29%) Kaspersky
5 2 (14.29%) Kaseya
5 2 (14.29%) Sophos
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) NetApp
5 2 (14.29%) AVG
5 2 (14.29%) F5
6 1 (7.14%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (7.14%) Lotus
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.14%) Epicor
6 1 (7.14%) Symantec
6 1 (7.14%) IBM
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago