The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VLE in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLE over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Rank 254 235 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing VLE 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.067% 0.015% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.055% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £38,085 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,397 £35,000 £33,479
% change year-on-year
-7.43% +4.54%
VLE
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1881 1802 1957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.30% 26.15% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1471 1491 1670
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,750 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

VLE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VLE across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

VLE Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VLE
Salary Trend in the North West

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

VLE Salary Trend in the North West

VLE
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLE within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 5 - -
VLE
England

VLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing VLE 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 VLE.

1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 5 (100.00%) Intranet
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux

VLE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing VLE 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 VLE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
1 5 (100.00%) Intranet
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) ICT Technician
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle