The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 55 60 65
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 7 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.48% 1.29% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.07% 12.12% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 6
Median salary £35,000 £25,250 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.61% +5.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,775 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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
58 66 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.24% 10.68% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 53 61 95
Median salary £32,000 £27,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.36% -19.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing VLAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

VLAN Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

VLAN
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Burton-upon-Trent +2 5 £35,000 +40.00%
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £36,750 -
VLAN
West Midlands

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) DNS
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
3 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
4 10 (71.43%) Firewall
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
5 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
5 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
5 9 (64.29%) DHCP
6 8 (57.14%) Symantec
6 8 (57.14%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
7 7 (50.00%) Cisco
7 7 (50.00%) IIS
8 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (42.86%) Migration
9 5 (35.71%) Mimecast
9 5 (35.71%) Server Building
9 5 (35.71%) Cyberoam
9 5 (35.71%) Office 365
9 5 (35.71%) Acronis
9 5 (35.71%) Proofpoint
9 5 (35.71%) Webroot
9 5 (35.71%) Kaspersky
9 5 (35.71%) WatchGuard
9 5 (35.71%) SonicWALL

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (50.00%) IIS
3 5 (35.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (35.71%) Site Server
4 3 (21.43%) Apache
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (35.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Mimecast
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) DNS
2 10 (71.43%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) DHCP
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) SAN
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) WAN
5 3 (21.43%) HTTP
5 3 (21.43%) ICMP
5 3 (21.43%) Network Security
5 3 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (21.43%) SMTP
5 3 (21.43%) SSL
5 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
5 3 (21.43%) Telnet
6 1 (7.14%) BGP
6 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
6 1 (7.14%) FTP
6 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
6 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (57.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Support Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 5 (35.71%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
3 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 5 (35.71%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Technical Support
3 5 (35.71%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) IT Support
6 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) ICT Technician
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Android
5 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
5 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Migration
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Server Building
3 3 (21.43%) Data Security
3 3 (21.43%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) HND
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 5 (35.71%) Terminal Services
5 3 (21.43%) XenApp
5 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
5 3 (21.43%) XenServer
6 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
7 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (21.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Symantec
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco
5 5 (35.71%) Acronis
5 5 (35.71%) arcserve
5 5 (35.71%) Cyberoam
5 5 (35.71%) Intel Security
5 5 (35.71%) Kaspersky
5 5 (35.71%) Proofpoint
5 5 (35.71%) SonicWALL
5 5 (35.71%) Sophos
5 5 (35.71%) WatchGuard
5 5 (35.71%) Webroot
6 3 (21.43%) Brocade
6 3 (21.43%) Citrix
6 3 (21.43%) EMC
6 3 (21.43%) HP
6 3 (21.43%) IBM
6 3 (21.43%) Veeam