The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank - 63 56
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.37% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.74% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £38,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.28%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
VLAN
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 73 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.03% 13.35% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 38 58 59
Average salary £29,358 £31,797 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.67% -9.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £17,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £51,250 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

VLAN
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Lancashire

VLAN
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Installations Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) HP