The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 108 111 94
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 7 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% 0.40% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.61% 2.17% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 4
Average salary £29,000 £60,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.66% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £60,000 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,309
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.20%
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
268 323 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.77% 18.57% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 238 259 216
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VLAN
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco
3 10 (83.33%) Firewall
4 9 (75.00%) MPLS
5 7 (58.33%) Windows
6 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (50.00%) vSphere
6 6 (50.00%) VMware
6 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (41.67%) HSRP
7 5 (41.67%) GLBP
7 5 (41.67%) Citrix
7 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (41.67%) OSPF
7 5 (41.67%) SAN
7 5 (41.67%) CCNA
7 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
7 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
7 5 (41.67%) VPN
7 5 (41.67%) SLA
7 5 (41.67%) PCI DSS
7 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
7 5 (41.67%) BGP

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (83.33%) Firewall
3 9 (75.00%) MPLS
4 5 (41.67%) HSRP
4 5 (41.67%) GLBP
4 5 (41.67%) OSPF
4 5 (41.67%) SAN
4 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (41.67%) VPN
4 5 (41.67%) BGP
5 4 (33.33%) Ethernet
6 3 (25.00%) NetScaler
7 2 (16.67%) Wireless
8 1 (8.33%) PPP
8 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Network Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Network Support
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (25.00%) Replication
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX
4 1 (8.33%) HPUX
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
2 3 (25.00%) Network Management
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (41.67%) CCNA
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
1 5 (41.67%) PCI DSS
1 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (50.00%) vSphere
2 5 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) XenApp
4 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (25.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
4 4 (33.33%) NetApp
4 4 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) Symantec
5 3 (25.00%) Kaspersky
6 2 (16.67%) Remedy
7 1 (8.33%) IBM
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (8.33%) Juniper
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