The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
North West / Manchester
Rank 159 154 166
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 31 24 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.86% 0.74% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.74% 4.77% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 25
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £54,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
540 503 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.90% 15.56% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 438 431 521
Median salary £40,000 £40,375 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.92% +15.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing VLAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Manchester

VLAN
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury - 7 £30,000 -
Sale - 3 £28,500 -
Altrincham -6 2 £26,500 -
Bolton -15 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £33,000 -
VLAN
North West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing VLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 55 (66.27%) DNS
2 52 (62.65%) Active Directory
3 50 (60.24%) DHCP
4 46 (55.42%) WAN
5 44 (53.01%) VMware
6 42 (50.60%) Firewall
7 39 (46.99%) Cisco
8 36 (43.37%) LAN
9 34 (40.96%) WLAN
10 32 (38.55%) ITIL
11 30 (36.14%) VMware Infrastructure
12 28 (33.73%) Windows
13 27 (32.53%) Microsoft
13 27 (32.53%) Network Security
13 27 (32.53%) Windows Server
14 25 (30.12%) TCP/IP
15 24 (28.92%) Cisco Certification
15 24 (28.92%) BGP
16 23 (27.71%) Internet
16 23 (27.71%) VPN
17 22 (26.51%) OSPF
17 22 (26.51%) Data Centre
18 19 (22.89%) Service Management
18 19 (22.89%) NHS
19 18 (21.69%) CCNA
19 18 (21.69%) MS Excel
19 18 (21.69%) Intrusion Detection
20 17 (20.48%) SQL
20 17 (20.48%) Juniper
21 16 (19.28%) MPLS

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (13.25%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.84%) IIS
3 5 (6.02%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.20%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.20%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (21.69%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.43%) Office 365
2 4 (4.82%) Mimecast
3 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.41%) SaaS
4 1 (1.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (66.27%) DNS
2 50 (60.24%) DHCP
3 46 (55.42%) WAN
4 42 (50.60%) Firewall
5 36 (43.37%) LAN
6 34 (40.96%) WLAN
7 27 (32.53%) Network Security
8 25 (30.12%) TCP/IP
9 24 (28.92%) BGP
10 23 (27.71%) Internet
10 23 (27.71%) VPN
11 22 (26.51%) OSPF
12 18 (21.69%) Intrusion Detection
13 16 (19.28%) MPLS
14 13 (15.66%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (15.66%) Wireless
15 9 (10.84%) Cisco Wireless
15 9 (10.84%) Ethernet
16 8 (9.64%) IPv6
16 8 (9.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.20%) MySQL
General
1 12 (14.46%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.82%) Finance
3 1 (1.20%) Advertising
3 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (24.10%) Network Engineer
2 14 (16.87%) IT Support
3 13 (15.66%) Analyst
3 13 (15.66%) Infrastructure Support
3 13 (15.66%) Support Analyst
4 12 (14.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (13.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 11 (13.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 10 (12.05%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (12.05%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 10 (12.05%) Senior Network Engineer
7 9 (10.84%) Security Manager
7 9 (10.84%) Support Engineer
8 8 (9.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 8 (9.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 8 (9.64%) Network Security Manager
8 8 (9.64%) NOC Engineer
8 8 (9.64%) Security Specialist
8 8 (9.64%) Senior NOC Engineer
9 7 (8.43%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.20%) FFmpeg
1 1 (1.20%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.51%) Data Centre
2 19 (22.89%) NHS
3 10 (12.05%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (6.02%) FlexPod
5 2 (2.41%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (2.41%) iPad
6 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.20%) IPTV
6 1 (1.20%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (1.20%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 28 (33.73%) Windows
2 27 (32.53%) Windows Server
3 14 (16.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (12.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (9.64%) Linux
6 6 (7.23%) Unix
7 5 (6.02%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.82%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.20%) CentOS
9 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.55%) ITIL
2 19 (22.89%) Service Management
3 14 (16.87%) Security Management
4 13 (15.66%) PRINCE2
5 12 (14.46%) Identity Access Management
6 10 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.05%) Coaching
6 10 (12.05%) Data Protection
6 10 (12.05%) ITSM
6 10 (12.05%) Programme Management
6 10 (12.05%) Service Design
7 8 (9.64%) Network Management
8 7 (8.43%) Business Continuity
8 7 (8.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (8.43%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (8.43%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.02%) Change Management
10 4 (4.82%) CRM
10 4 (4.82%) Information Security
11 3 (3.61%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.48%) SQL
2 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (28.92%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (21.69%) CCNA
3 12 (14.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (9.64%) MCSE
5 7 (8.43%) CCNP
5 7 (8.43%) JNCIA
6 5 (6.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (4.82%) MCITP
7 4 (4.82%) MCSA
7 4 (4.82%) MCTS
8 3 (3.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.41%) Degree
9 2 (2.41%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.20%) CEH
10 1 (1.20%) CISSP
10 1 (1.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (62.65%) Active Directory
2 30 (36.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (12.05%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.43%) Terminal Services
5 5 (6.02%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (4.82%) vSphere
7 2 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.20%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 9 (10.84%) WSUS
2 3 (3.61%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.41%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.20%) Cacti
4 1 (1.20%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.20%) Graylog
4 1 (1.20%) Nagios
4 1 (1.20%) SCCM
4 1 (1.20%) Simpana
Vendors
1 44 (53.01%) VMware
2 39 (46.99%) Cisco
3 27 (32.53%) Microsoft
4 17 (20.48%) Juniper
5 14 (16.87%) NetApp
6 13 (15.66%) HP
7 11 (13.25%) Ericsson
7 11 (13.25%) Intel Security
7 11 (13.25%) Veeam
8 9 (10.84%) Brocade
8 9 (10.84%) Foundry
9 8 (9.64%) WatchGuard
10 7 (8.43%) Avaya
10 7 (8.43%) Redback
10 7 (8.43%) Symantec
11 6 (7.23%) Citrix
12 5 (6.02%) AppSense
13 4 (4.82%) F5
13 4 (4.82%) Meraki
13 4 (4.82%) ZyXEL
Manchester
iKas international
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Compu team
Salary: From £16,000 to £19,000 per annum plus pension & profit-share scheme
Posted: 16 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
GCI Com
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, North West, United Kingdom
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago