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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 68 62 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 7 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.86% 0.17% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.61% 0.93% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 5
Average salary £39,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £42,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
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
92 107 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 11.27% 18.14% 24.96%
Number of salaries quoted 86 98 106
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (62.50%) MPLS
3 5 (62.50%) CCNA
4 4 (50.00%) OSPF
4 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 4 (50.00%) Zenoss
4 4 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
5 3 (37.50%) Wireless
5 3 (37.50%) ADSL
5 3 (37.50%) CCNP
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) McAfee
6 2 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (25.00%) Sophos
6 2 (25.00%) HP
6 2 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (25.00%) Tivoli
6 2 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (25.00%) ARCserve
6 2 (25.00%) Symantec
6 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
6 2 (25.00%) VMware

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
3 4 (50.00%) OSPF
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) ADSL
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
6 1 (12.50%) Internet
6 1 (12.50%) VoIP
6 1 (12.50%) Network Security
6 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (25.00%) Network Management
1 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Zenoss
1 4 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (25.00%) ARCserve
2 2 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Symantec
2 2 (25.00%) McAfee
2 2 (25.00%) Sophos
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Tripwire
2 2 (25.00%) F5
2 2 (25.00%) Meraki
3 1 (12.50%) Sage