The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 67 57 66
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.31% 0.38% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.06% 2.90% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £28,750 £57,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +64.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,750 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +7.43%
VLAN
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
97 69 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 15.16% 13.04% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 92 55 80
Average salary £37,125 £38,026 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.36% +8.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,550 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VLAN across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

VLAN
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Coventry

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) SMTP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (50.00%) WatchGuard
3 2 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (25.00%) CCENT
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Sophos
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SMTP
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCENT
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco