The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 112 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 12 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.70% 0.11% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.26% 0.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +6.66%
VLAN
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
282 296 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.40% 16.43% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 203 232 204
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

VLAN
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Cheshire

VLAN
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Cheshire

VLAN
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 4 £40,000 -
Chester -2 2 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Knutsford - 2 £34,000 -
Northwich - 1 £80,000 -
Warrington - 1 £42,500 - 2
Wilmslow - 1 £26,000 -
VLAN
North West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 19 (82.61%) DHCP
1 19 (82.61%) VPN
1 19 (82.61%) DNS
1 19 (82.61%) Cisco
2 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
2 18 (78.26%) Windows
3 16 (69.57%) ITIL
3 16 (69.57%) PowerShell
3 16 (69.57%) Windows 7
4 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
5 13 (56.52%) CCNA
6 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (52.17%) MCSE
6 12 (52.17%) MS Exchange
6 12 (52.17%) SAN
6 12 (52.17%) VMware
6 12 (52.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (52.17%) Hyper-V
6 12 (52.17%) MCITP
6 12 (52.17%) Office 365
6 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (47.83%) Mobile Device Management
7 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (47.83%) Windows 8
7 11 (47.83%) Mentoring
7 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (47.83%) JNCIA
7 11 (47.83%) MCTS

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 12 (52.17%) MS Exchange
1 12 (52.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (21.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 12 (52.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) VPN
1 19 (82.61%) DNS
1 19 (82.61%) DHCP
2 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
3 12 (52.17%) SAN
4 11 (47.83%) ADSL
4 11 (47.83%) VDSL
4 11 (47.83%) NAS
5 7 (30.43%) Wireless
6 4 (17.39%) LAN
6 4 (17.39%) Firewall
7 3 (13.04%) VoIP
7 3 (13.04%) WAN
8 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
8 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
9 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
9 1 (4.35%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (4.35%) Network Security
9 1 (4.35%) FCoE
9 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Financial Institution
2 5 (21.74%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) IT Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Team Leader
2 5 (21.74%) Support Team Leader
2 5 (21.74%) Desktop Support Team Leader
2 5 (21.74%) Desktop Team Leader
2 5 (21.74%) Desktop Support
3 2 (8.70%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Network Manager
4 1 (4.35%) IT Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Windows 7
3 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (47.83%) Windows 8
5 5 (21.74%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
5 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) ITIL
2 11 (47.83%) Change Management
2 11 (47.83%) Mobile Device Management
2 11 (47.83%) Mentoring
3 5 (21.74%) Process Management
3 5 (21.74%) Line Management
3 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
3 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity
3 5 (21.74%) Customer Engagement
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (56.52%) CCNA
3 12 (52.17%) MCITP
3 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (52.17%) MCSE
4 11 (47.83%) JNCIA
4 11 (47.83%) MCTS
4 11 (47.83%) MCP
5 1 (4.35%) MCSA
5 1 (4.35%) CCIE
5 1 (4.35%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
2 12 (52.17%) Hyper-V
3 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (21.74%) Terminal Server
5 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.35%) Xen
5 1 (4.35%) Firmware
5 1 (4.35%) XenApp
5 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Cisco
2 12 (52.17%) VMware
3 11 (47.83%) Juniper
3 11 (47.83%) IBM
3 11 (47.83%) HP
3 11 (47.83%) Dell
4 5 (21.74%) Symantec
5 3 (13.04%) Citrix
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.35%) Mitel
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + holidays, mobile, pension.
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago