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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 84 75 78
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 6 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.57% 0.86% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.58% 6.02% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 2
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -36.58%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
131 133 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.36% 14.33% 19.32%
Number of salaries quoted 74 111 142
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £80,000
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 19 September 2014, 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 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) ISDN
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) VoIP
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) UNIX
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 5 (55.56%) Streaming Video
2 5 (55.56%) Streaming Media
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (22.22%) XenApp
5 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
5 2 (22.22%) vSphere
5 2 (22.22%) EqualLogic
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (22.22%) COM
5 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) Dell

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) ISDN
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) VoIP
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Support Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Audio Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) COM
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Streaming Video
1 5 (55.56%) Streaming Media
2 2 (22.22%) EqualLogic
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
2 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Dell
3 2 (22.22%) EMC
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) NetApp
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) IBM