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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 154 175 180
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +5
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 31 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.82% 0.38% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.04% 2.75% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 11
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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
615 545 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.29% 13.66% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 481 427 556
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 - 6 £26,000 -
Altrincham - 3 £25,000 -
VLAN
North West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 42 (67.74%) Windows
1 42 (67.74%) Microsoft
1 42 (67.74%) Active Directory
2 38 (61.29%) DNS
3 36 (58.06%) Cisco
4 35 (56.45%) VMware
5 33 (53.23%) Firewall
5 33 (53.23%) WAN
6 32 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
7 27 (43.55%) DHCP
7 27 (43.55%) LAN
8 23 (37.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (35.48%) NetApp
10 21 (33.87%) HP
11 20 (32.26%) VPN
11 20 (32.26%) MS Exchange
12 19 (30.65%) CCNA
12 19 (30.65%) Cisco Certification
13 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
13 18 (29.03%) Citrix
13 18 (29.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 17 (27.42%) C
15 16 (25.81%) MS Office
15 16 (25.81%) TCP/IP
15 16 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (22.58%) Linux
18 13 (20.97%) MCSE
18 13 (20.97%) SQL
18 13 (20.97%) Migration

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 20 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 13 (20.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (11.29%) IIS
5 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
6 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (8.06%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (6.45%) Apache
8 3 (4.84%) IBM Notes
8 3 (4.84%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (1.61%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.61%) Moodle
9 1 (1.61%) Joomla!
Applications
1 16 (25.81%) MS Office
2 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.06%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) IaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (61.29%) DNS
2 33 (53.23%) WAN
2 33 (53.23%) Firewall
3 27 (43.55%) LAN
3 27 (43.55%) DHCP
4 20 (32.26%) VPN
5 16 (25.81%) TCP/IP
6 10 (16.13%) Network Security
6 10 (16.13%) iSCSI
7 9 (14.52%) MPLS
7 9 (14.52%) VoIP
8 8 (12.90%) Wireless
9 7 (11.29%) IP Telephony
9 7 (11.29%) SAN
9 7 (11.29%) PBX
9 7 (11.29%) ISDN
9 7 (11.29%) Asterisk PBX
9 7 (11.29%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (6.45%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.06%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
2 7 (11.29%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Support Engineer
2 12 (19.35%) Analyst
3 11 (17.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (11.29%) Network Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Service Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) VoIP Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Senior VoIP Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Architect
6 5 (8.06%) Network Support
7 4 (6.45%) Administrator
7 4 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.45%) IT Support
8 3 (4.84%) Implementation Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.84%) Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) HTML
1 2 (3.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) FlexPod
2 6 (9.68%) Life Science
3 5 (8.06%) Blackberry
3 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.06%) Replication
3 5 (8.06%) iPhone
3 5 (8.06%) iPad
4 4 (6.45%) Clustering
5 3 (4.84%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.84%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.61%) CMDB
6 1 (1.61%) VLE
6 1 (1.61%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 42 (67.74%) Windows
2 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (22.58%) Linux
6 10 (16.13%) Windows 7
7 5 (8.06%) Windows 8
8 4 (6.45%) CentOS
8 4 (6.45%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.84%) Debian
9 3 (4.84%) Windows Vista
9 3 (4.84%) FreeNAS
10 1 (1.61%) UNIX
10 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.61%) AIX
10 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) Migration
2 9 (14.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (8.06%) Validation
3 5 (8.06%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (8.06%) Line Management
3 5 (8.06%) ERP
4 4 (6.45%) Business Continuity
5 3 (4.84%) Data Management
5 3 (4.84%) ITIL
5 3 (4.84%) CRM
5 3 (4.84%) Change Control
6 2 (3.23%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.23%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.61%) Network Management
7 1 (1.61%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.61%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.61%) Project Management
7 1 (1.61%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.61%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.42%) C
2 13 (20.97%) SQL
2 13 (20.97%) PowerShell
3 8 (12.90%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (30.65%) CCNA
2 19 (30.65%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (29.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (20.97%) MCSE
5 9 (14.52%) CCNP
6 8 (12.90%) MCSA
7 6 (9.68%) MCTS
8 4 (6.45%) Degree
8 4 (6.45%) CCENT
8 4 (6.45%) NCDA
8 4 (6.45%) NCIE
8 4 (6.45%) MCDST
9 3 (4.84%) VCAP
10 2 (3.23%) MCP
10 2 (3.23%) HNC
10 2 (3.23%) HND
11 1 (1.61%) MCSD
11 1 (1.61%) CCA
11 1 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (67.74%) Active Directory
2 32 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (19.35%) vSphere
4 10 (16.13%) Hyper-V
5 8 (12.90%) NFS
6 7 (11.29%) Xen
7 3 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) WSUS
2 5 (8.06%) WMI
3 3 (4.84%) Nagios
3 3 (4.84%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.61%) SCCM
4 1 (1.61%) SCOM
4 1 (1.61%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 42 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 36 (58.06%) Cisco
3 35 (56.45%) VMware
4 22 (35.48%) NetApp
5 21 (33.87%) HP
6 18 (29.03%) Citrix
7 7 (11.29%) Symantec
8 6 (9.68%) EMC
8 6 (9.68%) Avaya
9 5 (8.06%) Sophos
9 5 (8.06%) Apple
9 5 (8.06%) WatchGuard
9 5 (8.06%) Veeam
10 4 (6.45%) Oracle
11 3 (4.84%) Siemens
11 3 (4.84%) Juniper
11 3 (4.84%) CommVault
11 3 (4.84%) IBM
11 3 (4.84%) New Relic
11 3 (4.84%) Draytek
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