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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 52 57 63
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.42% 0.21% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.33% 1.52% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £22,000 £41,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.98% +22.05%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
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
86 66 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 18.11% 13.75% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 71 53 72
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +30.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,600 £55,000 £66,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) HP
2 9 (81.82%) Thin Client
2 9 (81.82%) Blackberry
2 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 9 (81.82%) WAN
2 9 (81.82%) TCP/IP
2 9 (81.82%) VPN
2 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 9 (81.82%) Fat Client
2 9 (81.82%) iPhone
2 9 (81.82%) Structured Cabling
3 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
3 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
4 5 (45.45%) SLA
4 5 (45.45%) Problem Management
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
5 3 (27.27%) Sage
5 3 (27.27%) CMDB
6 2 (18.18%) Wealth Management
6 2 (18.18%) WSUS
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
6 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) WAN
1 9 (81.82%) TCP/IP
1 9 (81.82%) VPN
1 9 (81.82%) Structured Cabling
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Service Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Service Desk Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Service Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Thin Client
1 9 (81.82%) Blackberry
1 9 (81.82%) Fat Client
1 9 (81.82%) iPhone
2 3 (27.27%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) Wealth Management
3 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) WSUS
1 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
1 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Sage
4 2 (18.18%) Symantec
4 2 (18.18%) Dell