The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 81 86 102
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 9 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.84% 0.54% 0.090%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 3.53% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 1
Average salary £45,000 £39,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% +43.63%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
VLAN
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
144 170 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.42% 15.23% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 112 122 190
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,350 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VLAN across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VLAN
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 12 (100.00%) Wireless
2 11 (91.67%) LAN
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (75.00%) WAN
3 9 (75.00%) VPN
3 9 (75.00%) CCNP
4 8 (66.67%) Riverbed
4 8 (66.67%) SolarWinds
5 7 (58.33%) Load Balancing
6 6 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
6 6 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (25.00%) Network Security
8 2 (16.67%) Time Management
8 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (16.67%) Change Control
8 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) Legal
8 2 (16.67%) VMware
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (16.67%) Change Management
8 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 2 (16.67%) DNS
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Wireless
2 11 (91.67%) LAN
3 9 (75.00%) WAN
3 9 (75.00%) VPN
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (25.00%) Network Security
6 2 (16.67%) DNS
6 2 (16.67%) DHCP
7 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (8.33%) Internet
7 1 (8.33%) OSPF
7 1 (8.33%) BGP
7 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
7 1 (8.33%) Firewall
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (8.33%) IPsec
7 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) ICT Technician
3 2 (16.67%) ICT Support Technician
3 2 (16.67%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Load Balancing
2 6 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) CCNP
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) VCP4
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Riverbed
1 8 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) VMware