The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 165 169 163
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 18 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.45% 0.35% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.25% 2.42% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 12
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £38,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
553 578 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.79% 14.25% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 486 502 459
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VLAN
North West

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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 +1 2 £45,000 - 1
VLAN
North West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 24 (70.59%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (64.71%) Windows
3 20 (58.82%) Cisco
3 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 18 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (50.00%) CCNA
5 17 (50.00%) Firewall
6 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (41.18%) LAN
8 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
8 13 (38.24%) Citrix
9 12 (35.29%) WAN
9 12 (35.29%) TCP/IP
9 12 (35.29%) MCSE
9 12 (35.29%) VMware
9 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (35.29%) Cisco IOS
10 11 (32.35%) iSCSI
10 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
10 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (32.35%) Wireless
11 10 (29.41%) SQL
11 10 (29.41%) IIS
11 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (26.47%) OSPF
12 9 (26.47%) CCNP
12 9 (26.47%) HP
13 8 (23.53%) MS Office
13 8 (23.53%) VPN
13 8 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 10 (29.41%) IIS
2 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.94%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Office
2 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 17 (50.00%) Firewall
2 14 (41.18%) LAN
3 12 (35.29%) WAN
3 12 (35.29%) TCP/IP
3 12 (35.29%) Cisco IOS
4 11 (32.35%) iSCSI
4 11 (32.35%) Wireless
5 9 (26.47%) OSPF
6 8 (23.53%) VPN
6 8 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (20.59%) DNS
8 6 (17.65%) DHCP
8 6 (17.65%) Ethernet
8 6 (17.65%) MPLS
8 6 (17.65%) IPsec
9 5 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (14.71%) EIGRP
9 5 (14.71%) SAN
10 4 (11.76%) Network Security
10 4 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Network Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Wireless Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Network Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Network Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) IT Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Citrix Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Data Centre Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Network Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Citrix Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Junior Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Project Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) CMDB
2 3 (8.82%) Thin Client
2 3 (8.82%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.88%) NHS
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) SCADA
4 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
6 4 (11.76%) Linux
7 3 (8.82%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Project Management
2 4 (11.76%) ITIL
2 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
2 4 (11.76%) Network Design
3 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.88%) Change Management
4 2 (5.88%) Migration
4 2 (5.88%) Information Security
4 2 (5.88%) Information Management
4 2 (5.88%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.94%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) C
3 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (70.59%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (50.00%) CCNA
4 12 (35.29%) MCSE
5 9 (26.47%) CCNP
6 8 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (11.76%) MCSA
8 3 (8.82%) MCTS
8 3 (8.82%) MCP
8 3 (8.82%) CCIE
8 3 (8.82%) NCDA
8 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
9 2 (5.88%) CISSP
9 2 (5.88%) A+ Certification
9 2 (5.88%) Degree
10 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
10 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
2 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
4 8 (23.53%) XenDesktop
4 8 (23.53%) vSphere
5 2 (5.88%) NFS
5 2 (5.88%) Xen
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Backup Exec
1 3 (8.82%) OpenView
1 3 (8.82%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.94%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Cisco
1 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 13 (38.24%) Citrix
3 12 (35.29%) VMware
4 9 (26.47%) HP
5 6 (17.65%) NetApp
6 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
6 5 (14.71%) ProCurve
7 4 (11.76%) F5
8 3 (8.82%) Fortinet
8 3 (8.82%) Apple
8 3 (8.82%) Aruba
8 3 (8.82%) Meru Networks
9 1 (2.94%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.94%) Brocade
9 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
9 1 (2.94%) Oracle
9 1 (2.94%) BMC
9 1 (2.94%) Remedy
9 1 (2.94%) Nortel
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