The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VLE in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLE over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Rank 186 183 178
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing VLE 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.024% 0.027% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.077% 0.080% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £35,000 £16,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +112.12%
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £35,000 £32,509
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.66%
VLE
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1299 1244 1203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 31.15% 33.24% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1025 1028 1037
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

VLE
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VLE across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

VLE Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VLE
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VLE across the Manchester region.

VLE Salary Trend in Manchester

VLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing VLE 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 VLE.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Moodle
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

VLE
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing VLE 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 VLE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (100.00%) Moodle
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe