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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 156 181 181
Rank change year-on-year
+25 0
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 33 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.84% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.35% 1.40% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 27 6 7
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £41,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £45,500
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
617 499 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.73% 13.41% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 495 430 527
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Altrincham - 3 £25,000 - 1
Wigan - 3 £27,500 -
Stockport - 2 £21,000 -
VLAN
North West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 44 (69.84%) Windows
2 42 (66.67%) Cisco
2 42 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 39 (61.90%) DNS
4 38 (60.32%) Firewall
5 37 (58.73%) WAN
6 36 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 36 (57.14%) VMware
6 36 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 31 (49.21%) LAN
8 30 (47.62%) VPN
9 26 (41.27%) HP
10 22 (34.92%) DHCP
10 22 (34.92%) NetApp
11 20 (31.75%) CCNA
11 20 (31.75%) Cisco Certification
12 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (26.98%) Migration
13 16 (25.40%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (25.40%) MS Exchange
13 16 (25.40%) C
13 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (23.81%) PowerShell
14 15 (23.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (23.81%) Network Security
15 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (22.22%) Linux
15 14 (22.22%) Citrix
15 14 (22.22%) Wireless
16 13 (20.63%) TCP/IP

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 16 (25.40%) MS Exchange
2 10 (15.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (7.94%) IIS
5 5 (7.94%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (4.76%) IBM Notes
7 3 (4.76%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (1.59%) Apache
8 1 (1.59%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.59%) Moodle
8 1 (1.59%) Joomla!
Applications
1 12 (19.05%) MS Office
2 5 (7.94%) PowerPivot
3 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Office 365
2 2 (3.17%) IaaS
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (61.90%) DNS
2 38 (60.32%) Firewall
3 37 (58.73%) WAN
4 31 (49.21%) LAN
5 30 (47.62%) VPN
6 22 (34.92%) DHCP
7 15 (23.81%) Network Security
8 14 (22.22%) Wireless
9 13 (20.63%) TCP/IP
10 11 (17.46%) iSCSI
11 10 (15.87%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (15.87%) SAN
11 10 (15.87%) MPLS
12 9 (14.29%) VoIP
13 7 (11.11%) PBX
13 7 (11.11%) ISDN
13 7 (11.11%) IP Telephony
13 7 (11.11%) Asterisk PBX
13 7 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
14 5 (7.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.17%) MySQL
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
2 7 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (19.05%) Support Engineer
1 12 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (15.87%) Analyst
3 9 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) Senior VoIP Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) VoIP Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (6.35%) Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Architect
7 4 (6.35%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Server Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Implementation Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) HTML
1 2 (3.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Life Science
1 6 (9.52%) FlexPod
2 5 (7.94%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.94%) Replication
3 3 (4.76%) Clustering
4 2 (3.17%) iPhone
4 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.17%) iPad
5 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.59%) CMDB
5 1 (1.59%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 44 (69.84%) Windows
2 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (22.22%) Linux
5 10 (15.87%) Windows 7
6 5 (7.94%) Windows 8
7 4 (6.35%) CentOS
7 4 (6.35%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.76%) Debian
8 3 (4.76%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.59%) AIX
9 1 (1.59%) Solaris
9 1 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) Migration
2 8 (12.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (9.52%) Project Planning
4 5 (7.94%) Validation
4 5 (7.94%) ERP
4 5 (7.94%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (7.94%) Line Management
5 4 (6.35%) Data Protection
6 3 (4.76%) Change Control
6 3 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (4.76%) Business Continuity
6 3 (4.76%) Data Management
6 3 (4.76%) ITIL
7 2 (3.17%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.59%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.59%) Network Management
8 1 (1.59%) High Availability
8 1 (1.59%) CRM
8 1 (1.59%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.59%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.40%) C
2 15 (23.81%) PowerShell
3 12 (19.05%) SQL
4 5 (7.94%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (31.75%) CCNA
1 20 (31.75%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (25.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (23.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (15.87%) MCSE
4 10 (15.87%) CCNP
5 8 (12.70%) MCSA
6 6 (9.52%) MCTS
7 4 (6.35%) Degree
7 4 (6.35%) NCDA
7 4 (6.35%) NCIE
8 3 (4.76%) VCAP
9 2 (3.17%) MCP
9 2 (3.17%) HNC
9 2 (3.17%) HND
10 1 (1.59%) MCSD
10 1 (1.59%) CCA
10 1 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.59%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 36 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (20.63%) vSphere
4 12 (19.05%) Hyper-V
5 8 (12.70%) NFS
6 7 (11.11%) Xen
7 3 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.59%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (11.11%) WSUS
2 5 (7.94%) WMI
3 4 (6.35%) SCCM
4 3 (4.76%) SCOM
4 3 (4.76%) Nagios
4 3 (4.76%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.17%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 42 (66.67%) Cisco
2 36 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 36 (57.14%) VMware
3 26 (41.27%) HP
4 22 (34.92%) NetApp
5 14 (22.22%) Citrix
6 9 (14.29%) ProCurve
7 6 (9.52%) Avaya
7 6 (9.52%) EMC
7 6 (9.52%) Symantec
8 5 (7.94%) Sophos
8 5 (7.94%) WatchGuard
9 4 (6.35%) Veeam
10 3 (4.76%) New Relic
10 3 (4.76%) Draytek
10 3 (4.76%) Siemens
10 3 (4.76%) Juniper
10 3 (4.76%) CommVault
10 3 (4.76%) IBM
11 2 (3.17%) Apple
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