The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 56 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 2 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.43% 2.03% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.08% 8.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 0
Average salary £22,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 119 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.58% 24.14% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 46 109 61
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,400 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VLAN
North West

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
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancaster - 1 £16,000 -
VLAN
North West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) VoIP
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
5 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (16.67%) ADSL
6 1 (16.67%) Avaya
6 1 (16.67%) NetApp
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) DHCP
6 1 (16.67%) VPN
6 1 (16.67%) DNS
6 1 (16.67%) SSL

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) VoIP
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) IPsec
4 1 (16.67%) ADSL
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Installations Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) AS400
1 1 (16.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard
3 1 (16.67%) Draytek
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec