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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 171 165 176
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 11 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.36% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.94% 2.43% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 5
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -15.62%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
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
566 575 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.96% 14.66% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 489 508 437
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,900 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 21 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 18 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (56.67%) CCNA
6 16 (53.33%) Cisco
7 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (46.67%) Firewall
8 14 (46.67%) Citrix
9 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
10 12 (40.00%) MCSE
10 12 (40.00%) VMware
10 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (40.00%) Hyper-V
11 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (33.33%) iSCSI
11 10 (33.33%) SQL
11 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (30.00%) HP
12 9 (30.00%) IIS
12 9 (30.00%) MS Office
12 9 (30.00%) LAN
12 9 (30.00%) WAN
13 8 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (26.67%) XenDesktop
13 8 (26.67%) vSphere
14 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
14 7 (23.33%) Wireless

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 9 (30.00%) IIS
2 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.33%) Site Server
6 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (3.33%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Office
2 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) Firewall
2 10 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 9 (30.00%) LAN
3 9 (30.00%) WAN
4 8 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (23.33%) Wireless
5 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
5 7 (23.33%) DNS
6 6 (20.00%) DHCP
7 5 (16.67%) SAN
7 5 (16.67%) OSPF
8 4 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (13.33%) VPN
8 4 (13.33%) VoIP
9 3 (10.00%) HTTP
9 3 (10.00%) MPLS
9 3 (10.00%) Network Security
10 2 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Analyst
1 7 (23.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Network Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Network Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) IT Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Network Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) CMDB
2 3 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (10.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) NHS
4 1 (3.33%) iPhone
4 1 (3.33%) SCADA
4 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (13.33%) Linux
6 3 (10.00%) Mac OS X
7 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.33%) Android
8 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Project Management
2 4 (13.33%) ITIL
2 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (10.00%) Network Design
4 2 (6.67%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.67%) Information Security
4 2 (6.67%) Information Management
4 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.33%) Change Management
5 1 (3.33%) Migration
5 1 (3.33%) DNA
5 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) C
3 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (56.67%) CCNA
4 12 (40.00%) MCSE
5 8 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (16.67%) CCNP
7 4 (13.33%) MCSA
8 3 (10.00%) MCP
8 3 (10.00%) MCTS
8 3 (10.00%) NCDA
9 2 (6.67%) Degree
9 2 (6.67%) CCIE
9 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
10 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
10 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
10 1 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (3.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (26.67%) XenDesktop
3 8 (26.67%) vSphere
4 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.67%) Xen
4 2 (6.67%) NFS
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.33%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (53.33%) Cisco
3 14 (46.67%) Citrix
4 12 (40.00%) VMware
5 9 (30.00%) HP
6 6 (20.00%) NetApp
7 5 (16.67%) ProCurve
8 3 (10.00%) Aruba
8 3 (10.00%) Meru Networks
8 3 (10.00%) Apple
9 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.33%) Remedy
9 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
9 1 (3.33%) Brocade
9 1 (3.33%) SonicWALL
9 1 (3.33%) Dell
9 1 (3.33%) EMC
9 1 (3.33%) Nortel
9 1 (3.33%) BMC
9 1 (3.33%) Oracle
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago