The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 121 - 122
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 2 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% - 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% - 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 16
Average salary £40,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
295 273 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.35% 15.93% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 232 204 293
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VLAN
North West

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
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 30 July 2014. 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
Chester - 2 £40,000 -
VLAN
North West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) Ethernet
2 10 (83.33%) LAN
2 10 (83.33%) WAN
3 9 (75.00%) VPN
3 9 (75.00%) MPLS
3 9 (75.00%) OSPF
3 9 (75.00%) BGP
3 9 (75.00%) Firewall
4 8 (66.67%) Fortinet
5 7 (58.33%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (58.33%) Finance
5 7 (58.33%) EIGRP
5 7 (58.33%) CCNP
5 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
6 6 (50.00%) OpenView
6 6 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
6 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (50.00%) 802.11
6 6 (50.00%) DWDM
6 6 (50.00%) Financial Institution
6 6 (50.00%) BIG-IP
6 6 (50.00%) Wireless
6 6 (50.00%) Frame Relay
6 6 (50.00%) IPsec
6 6 (50.00%) NetScreen
6 6 (50.00%) F5
6 6 (50.00%) Multicast
7 5 (41.67%) Microsoft

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Ethernet
1 10 (83.33%) LAN
1 10 (83.33%) WAN
2 9 (75.00%) VPN
2 9 (75.00%) MPLS
2 9 (75.00%) OSPF
2 9 (75.00%) BGP
2 9 (75.00%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (58.33%) EIGRP
3 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
4 6 (50.00%) 802.11
4 6 (50.00%) DWDM
4 6 (50.00%) BIG-IP
4 6 (50.00%) Wireless
4 6 (50.00%) Frame Relay
4 6 (50.00%) IPsec
4 6 (50.00%) NetScreen
4 6 (50.00%) Multicast
5 3 (25.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Perl
1 3 (25.00%) Python
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) CCNP
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) OpenView
1 6 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Fortinet
3 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (50.00%) F5
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Dell
5 3 (25.00%) Avaya
5 3 (25.00%) CommVault
5 3 (25.00%) Sony
6 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 2 (16.67%) Kaspersky
6 2 (16.67%) Aerohive Networks
6 2 (16.67%) NetApp
Manchester, Cheshire, Altrincham, Stockport,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
Posted: 16 days ago