The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 58 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 1 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.22% 0.99% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.99% 8.62% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 5
Median salary £23,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-54.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.89% -9.41%
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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
101 58 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.81% 11.53% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 88 41 84
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £63,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing VLAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

VLAN
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Merseyside

VLAN
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Liverpool -1 1 £23,000 -60.00%
VLAN
North West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WLAN
2 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
2 3 (42.86%) Firmware
2 3 (42.86%) 802.11
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) PDA
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (42.86%) 802.1X
2 3 (42.86%) Driving Licence
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) TRILL
3 2 (28.57%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) NetScout
3 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 2 (28.57%) Network Management
3 2 (28.57%) Brocade
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) BIG-IP
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
3 2 (28.57%) TACACS
3 2 (28.57%) SNMP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) 802.11
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) Wireless
1 3 (42.86%) WLAN
2 2 (28.57%) BIG-IP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) OSPF
2 2 (28.57%) SNMP
2 2 (28.57%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (28.57%) TACACS
2 2 (28.57%) TRILL
3 1 (14.29%) 4G
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Customer Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Customer Service Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Engineering Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) LAN Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Driving Licence
1 3 (42.86%) PDA
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 2 (28.57%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Brocade
2 2 (28.57%) F5
2 2 (28.57%) NetScout
2 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds