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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 178 162 181
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +19
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 13 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 0.40% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.31% 2.80% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 5
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
562 535 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.94% 14.12% 15.01%
Number of salaries quoted 480 459 466
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £51,250
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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +3 3 £33,500 +3.07%
Wigan - 1 £40,000 -
VLAN
North West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (57.14%) Cisco
3 20 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (57.14%) Firewall
4 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
5 16 (45.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (45.71%) CCNA
5 16 (45.71%) VMware
5 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (42.86%) Citrix
7 14 (40.00%) WAN
8 13 (37.14%) LAN
8 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (37.14%) Hyper-V
9 12 (34.29%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (34.29%) DNS
9 12 (34.29%) MCSE
9 12 (34.29%) SQL
9 12 (34.29%) HP
10 11 (31.43%) VPN
10 11 (31.43%) iSCSI
11 10 (28.57%) IIS
12 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (25.71%) Wireless
12 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (22.86%) XenDesktop
13 8 (22.86%) vSphere
13 8 (22.86%) ProCurve
13 8 (22.86%) Cisco IOS

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (28.57%) IIS
2 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.86%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.86%) Site Server
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Office
2 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
1 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (57.14%) Firewall
2 14 (40.00%) WAN
3 13 (37.14%) LAN
4 12 (34.29%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (34.29%) DNS
5 11 (31.43%) VPN
5 11 (31.43%) iSCSI
6 9 (25.71%) Wireless
7 8 (22.86%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (20.00%) DHCP
8 7 (20.00%) SAN
9 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
9 6 (17.14%) Network Security
10 5 (14.29%) OSPF
11 4 (11.43%) MPLS
12 3 (8.57%) VoIP
12 3 (8.57%) EIGRP
13 2 (5.71%) VPLS
13 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (5.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 2 (5.71%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Billing
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (11.43%) Service Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Network Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Network Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) IT Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Technician
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Technician
6 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) CMDB
2 3 (8.57%) Thin Client
2 3 (8.57%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) NHS
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) iPhone
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.43%) Linux
6 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
6 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.86%) Android
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Project Management
2 4 (11.43%) Project Planning
2 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
2 4 (11.43%) Migration
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL
4 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
4 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (5.71%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.71%) Information Security
4 2 (5.71%) Information Management
4 2 (5.71%) Network Design
4 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.71%) Change Control
5 1 (2.86%) Line Management
5 1 (2.86%) High Availability
5 1 (2.86%) DNA
5 1 (2.86%) CRM
5 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 4 (11.43%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (45.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (45.71%) CCNA
3 12 (34.29%) MCSE
4 7 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (14.29%) CCNP
6 4 (11.43%) MCSA
7 3 (8.57%) Degree
8 2 (5.71%) MCTS
8 2 (5.71%) MCP
8 2 (5.71%) NCDA
9 1 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (2.86%) CCIE
9 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
1 2 (5.71%) QA
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
2 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (37.14%) Hyper-V
4 8 (22.86%) XenDesktop
4 8 (22.86%) vSphere
5 2 (5.71%) Xen
5 2 (5.71%) NFS
5 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.86%) XenApp
6 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
1 3 (8.57%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) SCOM
3 1 (2.86%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.86%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (57.14%) Cisco
3 16 (45.71%) VMware
4 15 (42.86%) Citrix
5 12 (34.29%) HP
6 8 (22.86%) ProCurve
7 7 (20.00%) NetApp
8 2 (5.71%) Apple
8 2 (5.71%) Aruba
8 2 (5.71%) Meru Networks
9 1 (2.86%) Veeam
9 1 (2.86%) Oracle
9 1 (2.86%) BMC
9 1 (2.86%) Remedy
9 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.86%) Dell
9 1 (2.86%) EMC
9 1 (2.86%) Nortel
9 1 (2.86%) Blue Coat
9 1 (2.86%) Brocade
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