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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 113 96 133
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +37
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 7 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.38% 0.94% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.02% 5.02% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 3
Average salary £32,750 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.50% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +6.75%
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
347 299 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.79% 18.77% 18.88%
Number of salaries quoted 270 257 309
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 26 February 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
Warrington - 5 £32,000 -
Knutsford -5 1 £33,500 -33.00% 1
VLAN
North West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) VPN
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) Avaya
4 6 (60.00%) Juniper
4 6 (60.00%) DNS
4 6 (60.00%) DHCP
4 6 (60.00%) Firewall
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (50.00%) VoIP
5 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (50.00%) DMZ
5 5 (50.00%) Citrix
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco
6 4 (40.00%) HP
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (30.00%) Wireless
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (30.00%) EMC
7 3 (30.00%) MCSE
7 3 (30.00%) MCP

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) VPN
2 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) DHCP
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) DMZ
3 5 (50.00%) VoIP
4 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (30.00%) Wireless
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (20.00%) NAS
5 2 (20.00%) SAN
5 2 (20.00%) WLAN
6 1 (10.00%) WAN
6 1 (10.00%) ADSL
6 1 (10.00%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Celerra
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (20.00%) Network Design
1 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCP
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Avaya Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (10.00%) MCTS
3 1 (10.00%) MCITP
3 1 (10.00%) VCP4
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Avaya
3 6 (60.00%) Juniper
4 5 (50.00%) Citrix
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco
5 4 (40.00%) HP
6 3 (30.00%) EMC
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) Dell
8 1 (10.00%) IBM
8 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago