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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank - 16 26
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - 6.19% 2.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 23.08% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
33 26 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 32.35% 26.80% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 22
Average salary £42,500 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £19,200 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (100.00%) HTTP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) SSL
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Dell
1 7 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 7 (100.00%) Altiris
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) NetApp
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 7 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
2 6 (85.71%) vSphere
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) MS Visio
2 6 (85.71%) SSH
2 6 (85.71%) WSUS
2 6 (85.71%) Publishing
2 6 (85.71%) LAMP
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
2 5 (71.43%) Apache
2 5 (71.43%) WordPress
2 5 (71.43%) Moodle
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) MS Visio
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) HTTP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) SSL
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (85.71%) SSH
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
General
1 6 (85.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (71.43%) Content Management
2 5 (71.43%) Change Control
3 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (42.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (71.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
2 6 (85.71%) vSphere
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
3 4 (57.14%) Shibboleth
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
5 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Backup Exec
2 6 (85.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Dell
1 7 (100.00%) Altiris
1 7 (100.00%) NetApp
2 2 (28.57%) VMware