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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 179 185 137
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -48
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 6 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.17% 0.054% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.04% 0.26% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 10
Average salary £36,750 £42,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.03% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £36,950 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £41,050 £48,550 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
VLAN
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
575 768 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 16.49% 20.88% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 488 586 348
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VLAN
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Leeds

VLAN
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Leeds

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco
3 8 (61.54%) MPLS
4 7 (53.85%) Linux
5 6 (46.15%) VPN
5 6 (46.15%) DNS
6 5 (38.46%) SSL
6 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) VoIP
6 5 (38.46%) BGP
6 5 (38.46%) Juniper
6 5 (38.46%) VMware
7 4 (30.77%) OSPF
7 4 (30.77%) CCNA
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
7 4 (30.77%) HP
7 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
8 3 (23.08%) Brocade
8 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
8 3 (23.08%) Dell
8 3 (23.08%) IPv4
8 3 (23.08%) IPv6
8 3 (23.08%) DHCP
8 3 (23.08%) Clustering
8 3 (23.08%) Sophos
8 3 (23.08%) IPsec
9 2 (15.38%) Replication

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) nginx
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon S3
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) MPLS
3 6 (46.15%) VPN
3 6 (46.15%) DNS
4 5 (38.46%) SSL
4 5 (38.46%) VoIP
4 5 (38.46%) BGP
5 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (30.77%) OSPF
6 3 (23.08%) IPv4
6 3 (23.08%) IPv6
6 3 (23.08%) DHCP
6 3 (23.08%) IPsec
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (15.38%) NAS
7 2 (15.38%) Network Security
7 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
7 2 (15.38%) PBX
7 2 (15.38%) WAN
7 2 (15.38%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Clustering
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) IVR
2 2 (15.38%) CMDB
2 2 (15.38%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) CentOS
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Debian
4 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Network Design
1 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.69%) Software Distribution
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.69%) Server Hardening
2 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
2 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) System Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PHP
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
1 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (30.77%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CCVP
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.69%) MCITP
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) VCP5
3 1 (7.69%) CCDA
3 1 (7.69%) CCSP
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.69%) Xen
4 1 (7.69%) Firmware
4 1 (7.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Nagios
2 1 (7.69%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Juniper
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) HP
4 3 (23.08%) Dell
4 3 (23.08%) Brocade
4 3 (23.08%) Sophos
5 2 (15.38%) QNAP
5 2 (15.38%) Akamai
5 2 (15.38%) Avaya
6 1 (7.69%) NetApp
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) Remedy
6 1 (7.69%) F5
6 1 (7.69%) Verint
6 1 (7.69%) Meraki
6 1 (7.69%) WatchGuard
6 1 (7.69%) Draytek
6 1 (7.69%) Veeam