The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 49 54 60
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 2 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.53% 2.10% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.57% 14.71% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 4
Average salary £34,750 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.26% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £41,500 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,950 £41,500 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
VLAN
Merseyside

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

Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
56 68 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 14.89% 14.29% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 50 48 56
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £35,652
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +16.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £36,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

VLAN
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Liverpool

VLAN
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Liverpool

VLAN
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) WSUS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) HP

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (66.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) HP