The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 193 210 245
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +35
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 50 51 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.83% 0.76% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.29% 5.14% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 42 41 14
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -1.28%
VLAN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
945 992 1090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.70% 14.85% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 785 792 909
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VLAN
Salary Trend in the North West

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

VLAN Salary Trend in the North West

VLAN
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

VLAN Salary Histogram in the North West

VLAN
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Manchester +18 30 £41,000 +43.85% 2
Lancashire - 10 £31,000 -
Cheshire +7 7 £32,500 -38.09% 3
Merseyside -11 3 £44,000 +17.33%
VLAN
England

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 North West region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 52 (59.77%) Firewall
2 51 (58.62%) Active Directory
3 49 (56.32%) DNS
4 45 (51.72%) DHCP
5 39 (44.83%) Cisco
6 38 (43.68%) Windows
7 35 (40.23%) Windows Server
8 33 (37.93%) WAN
9 32 (36.78%) TCP/IP
9 32 (36.78%) LAN
10 30 (34.48%) Juniper
11 29 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
11 29 (33.33%) ITIL
12 27 (31.03%) VPN
12 27 (31.03%) Network Security
13 23 (26.44%) CCNA
14 22 (25.29%) SQL
14 22 (25.29%) Internet
14 22 (25.29%) MPLS
14 22 (25.29%) VMware
14 22 (25.29%) Data Centre
15 21 (24.14%) Junos
15 21 (24.14%) Microsoft
16 20 (22.99%) Ethernet
16 20 (22.99%) OSPF
17 17 (19.54%) Telecoms
17 17 (19.54%) BGP
18 16 (18.39%) Intel Security
18 16 (18.39%) VoIP
19 15 (17.24%) CheckPoint

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.05%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (5.75%) IBM Notes
3 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.15%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.15%) IIS
6 1 (1.15%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.30%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (2.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 2 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.30%) Route 53
1 2 (2.30%) SaaS
2 1 (1.15%) IaaS
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (59.77%) Firewall
2 49 (56.32%) DNS
3 45 (51.72%) DHCP
4 33 (37.93%) WAN
5 32 (36.78%) LAN
5 32 (36.78%) TCP/IP
6 27 (31.03%) Network Security
6 27 (31.03%) VPN
7 22 (25.29%) Internet
7 22 (25.29%) MPLS
8 21 (24.14%) Junos
9 20 (22.99%) Ethernet
9 20 (22.99%) OSPF
10 17 (19.54%) BGP
11 16 (18.39%) VoIP
12 12 (13.79%) TACACS
12 12 (13.79%) Wireless
12 12 (13.79%) WLAN
13 11 (12.64%) SNMP
13 11 (12.64%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.30%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (2.30%) MySQL
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (9.20%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (19.54%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.75%) Finance
3 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (20.69%) Network Engineer
2 11 (12.64%) Security Specialist
3 10 (11.49%) Analyst
4 9 (10.34%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 9 (10.34%) IT Security Specialist
5 7 (8.05%) IT Engineer
6 6 (6.90%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Security Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Support Specialist
7 5 (5.75%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Designer
8 4 (4.60%) IT Support
8 4 (4.60%) Senior NOC Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Technical Support Specialist
8 4 (4.60%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) WAP
2 3 (3.45%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.30%) .NET
3 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.15%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.29%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.05%) Driving Licence
2 7 (8.05%) NHS
3 4 (4.60%) AS400
3 4 (4.60%) iSeries
3 4 (4.60%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.45%) PDA
5 2 (2.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.30%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.30%) iPad
5 2 (2.30%) Replication
5 2 (2.30%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.15%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.15%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 38 (43.68%) Windows
2 35 (40.23%) Windows Server
3 10 (11.49%) Linux
4 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (6.90%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.60%) Unix
8 3 (3.45%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.30%) Android
9 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.15%) CentOS
10 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.15%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.33%) ITIL
2 13 (14.94%) Change Management
2 13 (14.94%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (14.94%) Penetration Testing
2 13 (14.94%) SIEM
2 13 (14.94%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 11 (12.64%) Network Management
4 10 (11.49%) Service Management
4 10 (11.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 9 (10.34%) Information Security
6 8 (9.20%) Configuration Management
6 8 (9.20%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (9.20%) PRINCE2
7 7 (8.05%) Network Design
7 7 (8.05%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (6.90%) Network Planning
9 5 (5.75%) Identity Access Management
9 5 (5.75%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.75%) Security Management
10 4 (4.60%) Email Filtering
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.29%) SQL
2 10 (11.49%) PHP
3 8 (9.20%) Perl
3 8 (9.20%) Python
4 4 (4.60%) R
5 2 (2.30%) C#
5 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (26.44%) CCNA
3 14 (16.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (12.64%) CCNP
5 7 (8.05%) MCSE
6 5 (5.75%) CISSP
6 5 (5.75%) MCP
6 5 (5.75%) MCSA
7 4 (4.60%) CCIE
7 4 (4.60%) JNCIA
8 3 (3.45%) CEH
8 3 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.30%) CCSP
9 2 (2.30%) Degree
9 2 (2.30%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.15%) CCA
10 1 (1.15%) CCDP
10 1 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.15%) MCITP
10 1 (1.15%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.94%) SLA
2 8 (9.20%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (58.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.05%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.45%) Firmware
5 2 (2.30%) Docker
5 2 (2.30%) vSphere
5 2 (2.30%) XenApp
6 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (11.49%) Nagios
2 9 (10.34%) SCCM
3 8 (9.20%) Cacti
3 8 (9.20%) OpenNMS
3 8 (9.20%) Puppet
3 8 (9.20%) RANCID
3 8 (9.20%) SCOM
4 5 (5.75%) FortiGate
5 4 (4.60%) HP SIM
5 4 (4.60%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (2.30%) Ansible
6 2 (2.30%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.15%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.15%) Simpana
7 1 (1.15%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (1.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (44.83%) Cisco
2 30 (34.48%) Juniper
3 22 (25.29%) VMware
4 21 (24.14%) Microsoft
5 16 (18.39%) Intel Security
6 15 (17.24%) CheckPoint
7 12 (13.79%) Brocade
7 12 (13.79%) Ericsson
7 12 (13.79%) Foundry
8 8 (9.20%) Huawei
8 8 (9.20%) ZyXEL
9 7 (8.05%) HP
9 7 (8.05%) IBM
10 6 (6.90%) Mitel
11 5 (5.75%) Lotus
11 5 (5.75%) SolarWinds
11 5 (5.75%) Veeam
12 4 (4.60%) Infor
12 4 (4.60%) IronPort
12 4 (4.60%) Redback
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