The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank - 42 -
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.43% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
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
42 17 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 19.27% 7.36% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 36 15 38
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £35,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VLAN across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) RIP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) VPLS
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Kaspersky
1 2 (100.00%) Aerohive Networks

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) RIP
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) VPLS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Security Engineer
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Kaspersky
1 2 (100.00%) Aerohive Networks