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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 54 61 53
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.23% 1.05% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.96% 8.11% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Average salary £32,500 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% -3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
51 74 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 11.64% 12.91% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 43 51 57
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,750 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 April 2015, 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%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) DMZ
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) DMZ
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft