The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 23 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 6 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.72% 1.37% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.43% 11.11% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Median salary £30,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
VLAN
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 36 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 22.05% 12.37% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18 27 22
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing VLAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

VLAN
Salary Trend in Chester

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Chester

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Chester region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (50.00%) SNMP
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) OSPF
2 4 (50.00%) ISDN
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Avaya
3 2 (25.00%) Intranet
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (25.00%) NICE Systems
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Feasibility Study

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (50.00%) ISDN
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) OSPF
2 4 (50.00%) SNMP
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) Intranet
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Development Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNA
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Avaya
2 2 (25.00%) NICE Systems
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft