The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 163 171 193
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +22
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 22 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.62% 0.41% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.73% 2.80% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 7
Average salary £30,486 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £24,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VLAN
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
590 571 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.63% 14.47% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 470 447 539
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VLAN
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Manchester

VLAN
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Manchester

VLAN
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
Stockport - 8 £26,000 -
Altrincham - 2 £25,000 -
VLAN
North West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 41 (75.93%) Microsoft
2 39 (72.22%) Active Directory
3 38 (70.37%) Windows
4 37 (68.52%) DNS
5 34 (62.96%) VMware
6 32 (59.26%) DHCP
7 29 (53.70%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (51.85%) WAN
8 28 (51.85%) Firewall
9 27 (50.00%) Cisco
10 24 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 24 (44.44%) LAN
11 22 (40.74%) MS Exchange
12 21 (38.89%) NetApp
13 19 (35.19%) MS Office
14 18 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
14 18 (33.33%) HP
14 18 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 17 (31.48%) Citrix
15 17 (31.48%) TCP/IP
16 16 (29.63%) C
17 15 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
18 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
18 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
19 13 (24.07%) PowerShell
19 13 (24.07%) VPN
20 12 (22.22%) Migration
20 12 (22.22%) CCNA
20 12 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
20 12 (22.22%) SQL

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 22 (40.74%) MS Exchange
2 15 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 6 (11.11%) IIS
6 5 (9.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (7.41%) Apache
8 3 (5.56%) IBM Notes
8 3 (5.56%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (1.85%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 19 (35.19%) MS Office
2 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.26%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Office 365
1 5 (9.26%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (68.52%) DNS
2 32 (59.26%) DHCP
3 28 (51.85%) WAN
3 28 (51.85%) Firewall
4 24 (44.44%) LAN
5 17 (31.48%) TCP/IP
6 13 (24.07%) VPN
7 9 (16.67%) SAN
7 9 (16.67%) iSCSI
8 7 (12.96%) Wireless
8 7 (12.96%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (12.96%) Network Security
9 6 (11.11%) VoIP
10 5 (9.26%) IP Telephony
10 5 (9.26%) ISDN
10 5 (9.26%) PBX
10 5 (9.26%) MPLS
10 5 (9.26%) Asterisk PBX
11 4 (7.41%) Wireshark
12 3 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (9.26%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (24.07%) Support Engineer
2 11 (20.37%) Analyst
2 11 (20.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) Network Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Service Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Network Support
5 6 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (9.26%) Architect
6 5 (9.26%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) VoIP Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) IT Support
6 5 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Senior VoIP Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.56%) Administrator
8 3 (5.56%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) FlexPod
2 6 (11.11%) Life Science
2 6 (11.11%) iPhone
2 6 (11.11%) iPad
2 6 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.26%) Replication
4 4 (7.41%) Mathematics
4 4 (7.41%) Clustering
5 3 (5.56%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.85%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 38 (70.37%) Windows
2 18 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (22.22%) Linux
5 8 (14.81%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.41%) CentOS
6 4 (7.41%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.56%) Debian
7 3 (5.56%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.56%) Windows Vista
7 3 (5.56%) FreeNAS
8 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.85%) AIX
8 1 (1.85%) Solaris
8 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Migration
2 11 (20.37%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (9.26%) Validation
3 5 (9.26%) ERP
3 5 (9.26%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (9.26%) Line Management
4 4 (7.41%) Change Control
4 4 (7.41%) Business Continuity
5 3 (5.56%) Data Management
5 3 (5.56%) ITIL
5 3 (5.56%) CRM
6 2 (3.70%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.70%) Network Management
6 2 (3.70%) Network Architecture
7 1 (1.85%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.85%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.85%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.63%) C
2 13 (24.07%) PowerShell
3 12 (22.22%) SQL
4 8 (14.81%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (22.22%) CCNA
3 12 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (20.37%) MCSE
5 7 (12.96%) MCDST
5 7 (12.96%) MCSA
5 7 (12.96%) CCENT
6 6 (11.11%) MCTS
7 5 (9.26%) CCNP
8 4 (7.41%) NCDA
8 4 (7.41%) NCIE
9 3 (5.56%) VCAP
9 3 (5.56%) Degree
10 1 (1.85%) MCSD
10 1 (1.85%) CCA
10 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.85%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 29 (53.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (22.22%) vSphere
4 8 (14.81%) Hyper-V
4 8 (14.81%) NFS
5 7 (12.96%) Xen
6 3 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) WMI
1 5 (9.26%) WSUS
2 3 (5.56%) Nagios
2 3 (5.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.85%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (75.93%) Microsoft
2 34 (62.96%) VMware
3 27 (50.00%) Cisco
4 21 (38.89%) NetApp
5 18 (33.33%) HP
6 17 (31.48%) Citrix
7 7 (12.96%) Symantec
8 6 (11.11%) Apple
8 6 (11.11%) Avaya
8 6 (11.11%) EMC
9 5 (9.26%) Sophos
9 5 (9.26%) Veeam
9 5 (9.26%) WatchGuard
10 4 (7.41%) Oracle
11 3 (5.56%) CommVault
11 3 (5.56%) Siemens
11 3 (5.56%) IBM
11 3 (5.56%) New Relic
11 3 (5.56%) Draytek
12 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
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Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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