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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 101 112 104
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 3 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.23% 0.33% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.52% 1.79% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 15
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £40,400 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.38% -6.87%
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
197 336 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 14.81% 18.47% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 150 276 247
Average salary £31,500 £42,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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 1 £47,500 +48.43%
Crewe - 1 £32,500 -
Knutsford - 1 £30,000 -
VLAN
North West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 39 (84.78%) DNS
2 38 (82.61%) LAN
2 38 (82.61%) DHCP
3 37 (80.43%) Cisco
3 37 (80.43%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (78.26%) Citrix
5 35 (76.09%) TCP/IP
6 33 (71.74%) OSPF
6 33 (71.74%) BGP
6 33 (71.74%) CCNP
6 33 (71.74%) Load Balancing
7 32 (69.57%) Network Security
7 32 (69.57%) iSCSI
7 32 (69.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 32 (69.57%) FCoE
7 32 (69.57%) Fibre Channel
7 32 (69.57%) Hybrid Cloud
7 32 (69.57%) CCIE
7 32 (69.57%) HTTP
7 32 (69.57%) SSL
7 32 (69.57%) E-Commerce
8 10 (21.74%) Firewall
9 8 (17.39%) VoIP
9 8 (17.39%) Windows
9 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
10 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
10 7 (15.22%) VPN
11 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
11 6 (13.04%) WAN
12 5 (10.87%) DMZ

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (2.17%) IaaS
1 1 (2.17%) Route 53
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (84.78%) DNS
2 38 (82.61%) DHCP
2 38 (82.61%) LAN
3 35 (76.09%) TCP/IP
4 33 (71.74%) BGP
4 33 (71.74%) OSPF
5 32 (69.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 32 (69.57%) FCoE
5 32 (69.57%) Fibre Channel
5 32 (69.57%) HTTP
5 32 (69.57%) iSCSI
5 32 (69.57%) Network Security
5 32 (69.57%) SSL
6 10 (21.74%) Firewall
7 8 (17.39%) VoIP
8 7 (15.22%) VPN
9 6 (13.04%) WAN
10 5 (10.87%) DMZ
11 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
11 1 (2.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
General
1 5 (10.87%) Advertising
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (73.91%) Network Engineer
2 33 (71.74%) Senior Network Engineer
3 32 (69.57%) Network Security Engineer
3 32 (69.57%) Security Engineer
3 32 (69.57%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 32 (69.57%) Senior Security Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) IT Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior IT Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Citrix Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Voice Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (69.57%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.17%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (71.74%) Load Balancing
2 32 (69.57%) E-Commerce
3 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.17%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.17%) Line Management
4 1 (2.17%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (2.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (80.43%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (71.74%) CCNP
3 32 (69.57%) CCIE
4 4 (8.70%) CCA
4 4 (8.70%) CCNA
4 4 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.17%) MCSA
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) XenApp
3 2 (4.35%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.35%) vSphere
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.17%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 37 (80.43%) Cisco
2 36 (78.26%) Citrix
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) F5
4 1 (2.17%) Juniper
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