The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 92 81 128
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +47
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 6 30 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.53% 2.12% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.66% 15.31% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 28 4
Median salary £33,250 £80,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-58.43% +88.23%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
164 196 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 14.39% 13.82% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 121 169 295
Median salary £36,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing VLAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Cheshire

VLAN
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +8 3 £28,250 -
Crewe -3 2 £36,500 -2.66%
Northwich -3 1 £32,500 -59.37%
VLAN
North West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing VLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
3 7 (41.18%) VMware
4 6 (35.29%) Firewall
4 6 (35.29%) SAN
4 6 (35.29%) OSPF
4 6 (35.29%) SNMP
4 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
4 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (29.41%) WAN
5 5 (29.41%) Ethernet
5 5 (29.41%) CCNA
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (29.41%) ISDN
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) MPLS
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 4 (23.53%) LAN
6 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) DHCP
6 4 (23.53%) DNS
7 3 (17.65%) SLA
7 3 (17.65%) VoIP
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) MCSE
7 3 (17.65%) EMC

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
1 6 (35.29%) OSPF
1 6 (35.29%) SAN
1 6 (35.29%) SNMP
1 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
2 5 (29.41%) Ethernet
2 5 (29.41%) ISDN
2 5 (29.41%) WAN
3 4 (23.53%) DHCP
3 4 (23.53%) DNS
3 4 (23.53%) LAN
3 4 (23.53%) MPLS
4 3 (17.65%) VoIP
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.88%) BGP
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.88%) PBX
6 1 (5.88%) VPLS
6 1 (5.88%) VPN
6 1 (5.88%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Server Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) IT Support
5 2 (11.76%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Data Extraction
1 1 (5.88%) EMC VNX
1 1 (5.88%) Replication
1 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (5.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
1 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
2 1 (5.88%) Change Management
2 1 (5.88%) CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Data Security
2 1 (5.88%) Data Validation
2 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
2 1 (5.88%) Ticket Management
2 1 (5.88%) Time Management
2 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CCNA
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCITP
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 3 (17.65%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) EMC
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Avaya
4 2 (11.76%) NICE Systems
5 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.88%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto