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

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 72 68 57
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.65% 0.30% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% 2.06% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Average salary £44,000 £28,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.04% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
125 97 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 16.34% 14.59% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 107 91 62
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,026
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,653 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Coventry

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 11 (84.62%) Cisco
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) LAN
2 10 (76.92%) WAN
2 10 (76.92%) MPLS
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (61.54%) VPN
3 8 (61.54%) CCNP
3 8 (61.54%) CCNA
3 8 (61.54%) ADSL
4 7 (53.85%) OSPF
5 5 (38.46%) Zenoss
5 5 (38.46%) WhatsUp Gold
6 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
6 4 (30.77%) HP
6 4 (30.77%) F5
6 4 (30.77%) Wireless
6 4 (30.77%) Windows
7 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
7 3 (23.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) VMware
7 3 (23.08%) Network Management
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (23.08%) Tripwire
7 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (23.08%) Meraki

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) LAN
2 10 (76.92%) MPLS
2 10 (76.92%) WAN
3 8 (61.54%) ADSL
3 8 (61.54%) VPN
4 7 (53.85%) OSPF
5 4 (30.77%) Wireless
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (15.38%) SAN
8 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (7.69%) VoIP
8 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Network Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Network Support
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) LAN/WAN Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Support
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
2 3 (23.08%) Network Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (61.54%) CCNA
2 8 (61.54%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) WhatsUp Gold
1 5 (38.46%) Zenoss
2 3 (23.08%) QRadar
3 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
3 2 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
3 2 (15.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) F5
2 4 (30.77%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) Meraki
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Tripwire
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) arcserve
4 2 (15.38%) Intel Security
4 2 (15.38%) Sophos
4 2 (15.38%) Symantec
5 1 (7.69%) Aruba