The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 190 206 207
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 47 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.77% 0.44% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.03% 2.91% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 39 24 12
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,200 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
VLAN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
934 894 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.26% 15.13% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 768 813 718
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing VLAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VLAN
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

VLAN Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VLAN
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLAN across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

VLAN Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

VLAN
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Birmingham -1 19 £40,000 +23.07%
Warwickshire +10 4 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Coventry +6 4 £43,500 +24.28% 1
Staffordshire -8 4 £39,000 +21.87% 2
Worcestershire +8 2 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Dudley -3 2 £20,500 -29.31%
Shropshire -16 2 £33,750 +8.87% 1
Halesowen - 2 £37,500 -
Solihull - 2 - - 1
Kingswinford - 1 £52,500 -
VLAN
England

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 81 (68.64%) Firewall
2 57 (48.31%) WAN
3 55 (46.61%) VPN
4 53 (44.92%) Cisco
5 52 (44.07%) LAN
6 50 (42.37%) Cisco Certification
7 49 (41.53%) Active Directory
7 49 (41.53%) Windows
8 47 (39.83%) Microsoft
8 47 (39.83%) CCNA
9 45 (38.14%) VMware
10 39 (33.05%) Windows Server
11 37 (31.36%) CCNP
11 37 (31.36%) VMware Infrastructure
12 36 (30.51%) Wi-Fi
13 33 (27.97%) Juniper
14 32 (27.12%) MPLS
15 29 (24.58%) MS Exchange
15 29 (24.58%) Hyper-V
16 25 (21.19%) ADSL
16 25 (21.19%) BGP
17 23 (19.49%) Wireless
17 23 (19.49%) Exchange Server 2003
18 22 (18.64%) SonicWALL
18 22 (18.64%) Citrix
18 22 (18.64%) SLA
19 21 (17.80%) SAN
19 21 (17.80%) VMware ESX
19 21 (17.80%) SC Cleared
19 21 (17.80%) Security Cleared

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 29 (24.58%) MS Exchange
2 23 (19.49%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (9.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.24%) Site Server
6 3 (2.54%) SAS
7 2 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.24%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.54%) MS Project
4 2 (1.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 81 (68.64%) Firewall
2 57 (48.31%) WAN
3 55 (46.61%) VPN
4 52 (44.07%) LAN
5 36 (30.51%) Wi-Fi
6 32 (27.12%) MPLS
7 25 (21.19%) ADSL
7 25 (21.19%) BGP
8 23 (19.49%) Wireless
9 21 (17.80%) SAN
10 19 (16.10%) RSVP
11 17 (14.41%) OSPF
12 16 (13.56%) IPsec
13 13 (11.02%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (11.02%) VoIP
14 12 (10.17%) DHCP
14 12 (10.17%) DNS
15 11 (9.32%) SSL
16 10 (8.47%) Network Security
17 9 (7.63%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (13.56%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.54%) Retail
3 2 (1.69%) Back Office
4 1 (0.85%) Advertising
4 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (43.22%) Network Engineer
2 26 (22.03%) Analyst
3 22 (18.64%) Network Analyst
4 15 (12.71%) Senior Network Engineer
5 14 (11.86%) Juniper Engineer
5 14 (11.86%) Service Desk Engineer
6 13 (11.02%) Support Engineer
7 10 (8.47%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 9 (7.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (7.63%) Consultant
8 9 (7.63%) Network Support
9 8 (6.78%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 8 (6.78%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (6.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (6.78%) Server Engineer
9 8 (6.78%) Windows Engineer
10 7 (5.93%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 7 (5.93%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.02%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.39%) User Experience
3 3 (2.54%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.69%) Replication
5 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 49 (41.53%) Windows
2 39 (33.05%) Windows Server
3 20 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (16.10%) Windows 8
5 15 (12.71%) Windows XP
6 14 (11.86%) Windows 2000 Server
7 13 (11.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (7.63%) Linux
9 8 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (4.24%) Windows 2000
11 4 (3.39%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.69%) Unix
12 2 (1.69%) VyOS
13 1 (0.85%) Android
13 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.95%) Network Design
2 15 (12.71%) ITIL
3 14 (11.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (6.78%) Mentoring
4 8 (6.78%) Server Building
5 7 (5.93%) ITIL V3
5 7 (5.93%) Load Balancing
6 6 (5.08%) Virtual Environments
7 5 (4.24%) Capacity Management
7 5 (4.24%) High Availability
7 5 (4.24%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 5 (4.24%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 4 (3.39%) Analytics
8 4 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (3.39%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (3.39%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (3.39%) Performance Management
9 3 (2.54%) Presales
9 3 (2.54%) SIEM
9 3 (2.54%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.24%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (42.37%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (39.83%) CCNA
3 37 (31.36%) CCNP
4 21 (17.80%) SC Cleared
4 21 (17.80%) Security Cleared
5 12 (10.17%) JNCIS
6 11 (9.32%) CCDA
6 11 (9.32%) CCDP
7 9 (7.63%) DV Cleared
7 9 (7.63%) MCSE
7 9 (7.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (6.78%) CCSA
9 7 (5.93%) MCSA
10 6 (5.08%) JNCIP
11 5 (4.24%) CCSE
11 5 (4.24%) MCITP
11 5 (4.24%) Network+ Certification
12 4 (3.39%) JNCIA
13 3 (2.54%) CEH
13 3 (2.54%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (18.64%) SLA
2 2 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (41.53%) Active Directory
2 37 (31.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (24.58%) Hyper-V
4 21 (17.80%) VMware ESX
4 21 (17.80%) XenApp
5 9 (7.63%) vSphere
6 7 (5.93%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (5.93%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.69%) pfSense
8 1 (0.85%) Samba
8 1 (0.85%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (6.78%) Backup Exec
1 8 (6.78%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (4.24%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (3.39%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (3.39%) Nagios
3 4 (3.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 53 (44.92%) Cisco
2 47 (39.83%) Microsoft
3 45 (38.14%) VMware
4 33 (27.97%) Juniper
5 22 (18.64%) Citrix
5 22 (18.64%) SonicWALL
6 20 (16.95%) HP
7 13 (11.02%) CheckPoint
8 12 (10.17%) Avaya
9 11 (9.32%) IBM
9 11 (9.32%) Meraki
10 8 (6.78%) Symantec
11 7 (5.93%) Aruba
11 7 (5.93%) Kaspersky
11 7 (5.93%) NetApp
11 7 (5.93%) Sophos
12 5 (4.24%) Intel Security
12 5 (4.24%) Kaseya
12 5 (4.24%) SolarWinds
12 5 (4.24%) Veeam
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + 46 Days hols + Fantastic bens
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits Excellent!
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago