The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 57 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 16 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.48% 1.42% 1.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.55% 11.24% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 11
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
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 Staffordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
110 89 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.08% 12.61% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 95 80 100
Average salary £35,000 £29,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -8.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

VLAN
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

VLAN Salary Trend in Staffordshire

VLAN
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

VLAN
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Burton-upon-Trent +11 8 £26,000 -20.00%
Tamworth - 5 £28,500 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent +1 2 £32,000 +42.22%
Cannock +12 1 £31,500 -23.63%
VLAN
West Midlands

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 14 (60.87%) Firewall
2 13 (56.52%) VMware
2 13 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) VPN
2 13 (56.52%) CCNP
2 13 (56.52%) CCNA
3 12 (52.17%) HP
3 12 (52.17%) Citrix
3 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (47.83%) Hyper-V
4 11 (47.83%) LAN
4 11 (47.83%) WAN
5 9 (39.13%) Wireless
5 9 (39.13%) DNS
5 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (34.78%) Cisco
6 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
7 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (30.43%) MPLS
8 6 (26.09%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (26.09%) WatchGuard
9 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (21.74%) IP Telephony
9 5 (21.74%) SAN
9 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
9 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
10 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
10 4 (17.39%) DHCP
10 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) Site Server
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) Firewall
2 13 (56.52%) VPN
3 11 (47.83%) LAN
3 11 (47.83%) WAN
4 9 (39.13%) DNS
4 9 (39.13%) Wireless
5 7 (30.43%) MPLS
6 6 (26.09%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (21.74%) SAN
7 5 (21.74%) IP Telephony
8 4 (17.39%) DHCP
8 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
8 4 (17.39%) VoIP
8 4 (17.39%) WLAN
9 3 (13.04%) OSPF
9 3 (13.04%) BGP
9 3 (13.04%) EIGRP
10 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (8.70%) DDNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Network Engineer
2 11 (47.83%) Administrator
3 10 (43.48%) Network Administrator
4 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Technical Support
5 4 (17.39%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Support Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Administrator
8 1 (4.35%) Technical Administrator
8 1 (4.35%) LAN Administrator
8 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
1 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Server Building
2 3 (13.04%) Change Management
2 3 (13.04%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) CCNP
1 13 (56.52%) CCNA
1 13 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Hyper-V
2 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
4 3 (13.04%) vSphere
5 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (13.04%) Backup Exec
2 3 (13.04%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) VMware
2 12 (52.17%) HP
2 12 (52.17%) Citrix
3 8 (34.78%) Cisco
4 6 (26.09%) WatchGuard
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 4 (17.39%) McAfee
6 4 (17.39%) SonicWALL
7 3 (13.04%) Siemens
7 3 (13.04%) CA
8 2 (8.70%) NetApp
8 2 (8.70%) Juniper
8 2 (8.70%) Brocade
9 1 (4.35%) Google
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28500 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago