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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 157 175 184
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +9
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 31 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.83% 0.55% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.47% 3.74% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 8
Median salary £44,000 £29,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.42% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £20,300 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,150 £34,300
UK excluding London median salary £37,750 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.94% -2.53%
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
567 562 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.24% 14.60% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 500 452 495
Median salary £42,500 £36,375 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.83% +6.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 31 August 2016.

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 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Rochdale - 12 £49,000 -
Bolton - 2 £27,500 -
VLAN
North West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 39 (75.00%) DNS
1 39 (75.00%) Firewall
2 36 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 30 (57.69%) DHCP
4 27 (51.92%) ITIL
5 26 (50.00%) Juniper
6 25 (48.08%) Windows
7 24 (46.15%) Windows Server
8 23 (44.23%) Cisco
9 22 (42.31%) TCP/IP
10 21 (40.38%) Junos
11 20 (38.46%) Network Security
11 20 (38.46%) VPN
11 20 (38.46%) Internet
11 20 (38.46%) MPLS
12 19 (36.54%) Cisco Certification
12 19 (36.54%) WAN
12 19 (36.54%) LAN
13 17 (32.69%) SQL
13 17 (32.69%) Intel Security
13 17 (32.69%) Telecoms
14 16 (30.77%) OSPF
14 16 (30.77%) BGP
14 16 (30.77%) Ethernet
14 16 (30.77%) Data Centre
15 15 (28.85%) CheckPoint
15 15 (28.85%) CCNA
16 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
16 13 (25.00%) Change Management
16 13 (25.00%) Penetration Testing

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 6 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (9.62%) IBM Notes
3 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.92%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.92%) IIS
5 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (3.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.85%) Route 53
1 2 (3.85%) SaaS
2 1 (1.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (75.00%) DNS
1 39 (75.00%) Firewall
2 30 (57.69%) DHCP
3 22 (42.31%) TCP/IP
4 21 (40.38%) Junos
5 20 (38.46%) Internet
5 20 (38.46%) MPLS
5 20 (38.46%) Network Security
5 20 (38.46%) VPN
6 19 (36.54%) LAN
6 19 (36.54%) WAN
7 16 (30.77%) BGP
7 16 (30.77%) Ethernet
7 16 (30.77%) OSPF
8 12 (23.08%) TACACS
8 12 (23.08%) VoIP
9 11 (21.15%) VRRP
10 10 (19.23%) IPv6
10 10 (19.23%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (15.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (32.69%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Law
3 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Security Specialist
3 10 (19.23%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 9 (17.31%) IT Security Specialist
5 4 (7.69%) Administrator
5 4 (7.69%) Designer
5 4 (7.69%) Lead Designer
5 4 (7.69%) Network Designer
5 4 (7.69%) Network Operations Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) NOC Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Security Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Senior NOC Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) IT Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) WAP
2 1 (1.92%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.92%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.69%) AS400
2 4 (7.69%) iSeries
2 4 (7.69%) NHS
3 2 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 25 (48.08%) Windows
2 24 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 7 (13.46%) Linux
4 4 (7.69%) Unix
4 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.85%) Android
6 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.92%) CentOS
7 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) ITIL
2 13 (25.00%) Change Management
2 13 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 13 (25.00%) SIEM
2 13 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 10 (19.23%) Information Security
3 10 (19.23%) Network Management
3 10 (19.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 8 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (13.46%) Network Design
5 7 (13.46%) Service Management
6 6 (11.54%) Network Planning
6 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
7 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.69%) Coaching
8 4 (7.69%) Email Filtering
9 3 (5.77%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (5.77%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.69%) SQL
2 8 (15.38%) Perl
2 8 (15.38%) PHP
2 8 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (36.54%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (28.85%) CCNA
3 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (15.38%) CCNP
5 5 (9.62%) CISSP
6 4 (7.69%) JNCIA
7 3 (5.77%) CCIE
7 3 (5.77%) CEH
7 3 (5.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (5.77%) MCSA
7 3 (5.77%) MCSE
8 2 (3.85%) CCSP
8 2 (3.85%) Degree
8 2 (3.85%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.92%) CCDP
9 1 (1.92%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 4 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) Nagios
2 9 (17.31%) SCCM
3 8 (15.38%) Cacti
3 8 (15.38%) OpenNMS
3 8 (15.38%) Puppet
3 8 (15.38%) RANCID
3 8 (15.38%) SCOM
4 4 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (3.85%) Ansible
6 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.92%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.92%) Simpana
6 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) Juniper
2 23 (44.23%) Cisco
3 17 (32.69%) Intel Security
4 15 (28.85%) CheckPoint
5 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (23.08%) Brocade
6 12 (23.08%) Ericsson
6 12 (23.08%) Foundry
7 11 (21.15%) VMware
8 8 (15.38%) Huawei
8 8 (15.38%) ZyXEL
9 5 (9.62%) IBM
9 5 (9.62%) Lotus
10 4 (7.69%) Infor
10 4 (7.69%) IronPort
10 4 (7.69%) Redback
10 4 (7.69%) ScanSafe
10 4 (7.69%) Veeam
11 2 (3.85%) Ipanema Technologies
11 2 (3.85%) WatchGuard