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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 44 53 62
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 5 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.22% 1.04% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.10% 9.43% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 9
Median salary £23,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-54.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -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
98 53 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 23.96% 11.02% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 83 39 76
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

VLAN Salary Histogram 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 27 May 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 +9 5 £23,000 -40.64%
VLAN
North West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) WLAN
2 5 (55.56%) Ethernet
2 5 (55.56%) 802.11
2 5 (55.56%) Wireless
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (55.56%) 802.1X
3 4 (44.44%) Spanning Tree
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Wireless
3 4 (44.44%) F5
3 4 (44.44%) TRILL
3 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
3 4 (44.44%) Network Management
3 4 (44.44%) Brocade
3 4 (44.44%) NetScout
3 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) BIG-IP
3 4 (44.44%) OSPF
3 4 (44.44%) TACACS
3 4 (44.44%) SNMP
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (33.33%) Firmware
4 3 (33.33%) SLA
4 3 (33.33%) PDA
4 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security

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 5 (55.56%) 802.11
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (55.56%) Ethernet
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) Wireless
1 5 (55.56%) WLAN
2 4 (44.44%) BIG-IP
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Wireless
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) OSPF
2 4 (44.44%) SNMP
2 4 (44.44%) Spanning Tree
2 4 (44.44%) TACACS
2 4 (44.44%) TRILL
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) 4G
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Customer Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Customer Service Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Engineering Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) LAN Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) LAN Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Network Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 3 (33.33%) PDA
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
1 4 (44.44%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Brocade
2 4 (44.44%) F5
2 4 (44.44%) NetScout
2 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds