The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 60 55 67
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 4 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.76% 0.63% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% 5.56% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
Average salary £39,200 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £40,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 54 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 15.24% 11.27% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52 49 57
Average salary £36,500 £32,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.06% -7.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VLAN across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WLAN
1 4 (80.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (80.00%) SNMP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) 802.11
1 4 (80.00%) OSPF
1 4 (80.00%) TACACS
1 4 (80.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (80.00%) Wireless
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) BIG-IP
1 4 (80.00%) Brocade
1 4 (80.00%) NetScout
1 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
1 4 (80.00%) Network Management
1 4 (80.00%) F5
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (80.00%) Spanning Tree
1 4 (80.00%) 802.1X
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 4 (80.00%) TRILL
2 1 (20.00%) AppSense
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) 802.11
1 4 (80.00%) BIG-IP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) OSPF
1 4 (80.00%) SNMP
1 4 (80.00%) Spanning Tree
1 4 (80.00%) TACACS
1 4 (80.00%) TRILL
1 4 (80.00%) Wireless
1 4 (80.00%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Engineering Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) LAN Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) LAN Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (80.00%) Network Management
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Brocade
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) F5
1 4 (80.00%) NetScout
1 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (20.00%) AppSense
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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