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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 35 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 2 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.97% 5.13% 1.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 14.29% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Average salary £29,750 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.48% +9.33%
VLAN
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 42 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 22.22% 35.90% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 41 39 23
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

VLAN
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Shropshire

VLAN
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Telford -5 2 £29,750 -20.66%
VLAN
West Midlands

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco
3 11 (78.57%) CCNA
3 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (78.57%) IP Telephony
4 10 (71.43%) Network Design
4 10 (71.43%) DNS
4 10 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (71.43%) DDNS
4 10 (71.43%) IPv4
4 10 (71.43%) IPv6
4 10 (71.43%) Windows
5 9 (64.29%) VPN
6 8 (57.14%) VMware
7 7 (50.00%) Brocade
7 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (50.00%) Linux
7 7 (50.00%) HP
8 6 (42.86%) Citrix
8 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
8 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
8 6 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (42.86%) SonicWALL
9 5 (35.71%) Ubuntu
9 5 (35.71%) WAN
9 5 (35.71%) LAN
9 5 (35.71%) Nagios
10 4 (28.57%) VoIP

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 11 (78.57%) IP Telephony
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (71.43%) DNS
3 10 (71.43%) IPv4
3 10 (71.43%) IPv6
3 10 (71.43%) DDNS
4 9 (64.29%) VPN
5 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (35.71%) LAN
6 5 (35.71%) WAN
7 4 (28.57%) VoIP
8 2 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (14.29%) IPsec
9 1 (7.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Support
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Support
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (35.71%) Ubuntu
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Network Design
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) CCNA
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCDST
2 2 (14.29%) CCENT
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) Brocade
3 7 (50.00%) HP
4 6 (42.86%) Citrix
4 6 (42.86%) SonicWALL
5 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft