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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 198 180 201
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +21
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 44 41 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.71% 0.71% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.79% 4.62% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 33 37 22
Median salary £39,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,640 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -9.41%
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
918 888 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.91% 15.39% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 732 795 718
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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
Warwickshire +8 8 £42,000 +12.00%
Birmingham -22 8 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Solihull +13 6 - - 3
Staffordshire -15 4 £39,000 +19.08% 1
Coventry +8 2 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Dudley 0 2 £20,500 -29.31%
Shropshire -19 2 £33,750 +12.50% 2
Worcestershire - 2 £40,000 - 1
Halesowen - 2 £37,500 -
Walsall -4 1 £31,000 -4.61%
Kingswinford - 1 £52,500 -
VLAN
England

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 70 (63.06%) Firewall
2 60 (54.05%) WAN
3 55 (49.55%) LAN
4 53 (47.75%) Active Directory
5 52 (46.85%) Cisco
6 50 (45.05%) Windows
6 50 (45.05%) Cisco Certification
7 49 (44.14%) Microsoft
7 49 (44.14%) VMware
8 46 (41.44%) CCNA
9 45 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
10 44 (39.64%) VPN
11 42 (37.84%) Windows Server
12 41 (36.94%) CCNP
13 36 (32.43%) Juniper
14 33 (29.73%) Wi-Fi
15 32 (28.83%) MPLS
15 32 (28.83%) ADSL
16 28 (25.23%) Hyper-V
17 26 (23.42%) HP
17 26 (23.42%) MS Exchange
18 24 (21.62%) Wireless
19 23 (20.72%) Windows Server 2012
20 22 (19.82%) Exchange Server 2003
21 21 (18.92%) SonicWALL
21 21 (18.92%) SLA
21 21 (18.92%) Citrix
22 20 (18.02%) BGP
22 20 (18.02%) VMware ESX
22 20 (18.02%) XenApp

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 26 (23.42%) MS Exchange
2 22 (19.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (6.31%) Site Server
5 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.70%) SAS
7 2 (1.80%) IIS
8 1 (0.90%) GroupWise
Applications
1 8 (7.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.41%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.80%) Office 365
3 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (63.06%) Firewall
2 60 (54.05%) WAN
3 55 (49.55%) LAN
4 44 (39.64%) VPN
5 33 (29.73%) Wi-Fi
6 32 (28.83%) ADSL
6 32 (28.83%) MPLS
7 24 (21.62%) Wireless
8 20 (18.02%) BGP
9 17 (15.32%) DNS
9 17 (15.32%) RSVP
9 17 (15.32%) SAN
10 15 (13.51%) OSPF
11 12 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (10.81%) IPsec
12 9 (8.11%) VoIP
13 8 (7.21%) DHCP
14 7 (6.31%) Junos
14 7 (6.31%) NetScaler
14 7 (6.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (17.12%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.70%) Retail
3 2 (1.80%) Back Office
4 1 (0.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (48.65%) Network Engineer
2 27 (24.32%) Analyst
3 25 (22.52%) Network Analyst
4 19 (17.12%) Support Engineer
5 16 (14.41%) Senior Network Engineer
6 15 (13.51%) Network Support
7 14 (12.61%) Juniper Engineer
8 13 (11.71%) Network Support Analyst
8 13 (11.71%) Service Desk Engineer
9 11 (9.91%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 11 (9.91%) 2nd Line Support
9 11 (9.91%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 11 (9.91%) Support Analyst
10 10 (9.01%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 10 (9.01%) Server Engineer
10 10 (9.01%) Windows Engineer
11 9 (8.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 9 (8.11%) Network Support Engineer
11 9 (8.11%) Windows Server Engineer
12 8 (7.21%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.12%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.70%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 50 (45.05%) Windows
2 42 (37.84%) Windows Server
3 23 (20.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (16.22%) Windows 8
5 16 (14.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (12.61%) Windows XP
7 13 (11.71%) Windows 2000 Server
8 9 (8.11%) Linux
8 9 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (4.50%) Windows 2000
10 4 (3.60%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.80%) Unix
11 2 (1.80%) VyOS
12 1 (0.90%) Android
12 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.12%) Network Design
2 15 (13.51%) ITIL
3 10 (9.01%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (9.01%) Server Building
4 9 (8.11%) Load Balancing
4 9 (8.11%) Mentoring
5 7 (6.31%) ITIL V3
6 5 (4.50%) Capacity Management
6 5 (4.50%) High Availability
6 5 (4.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 5 (4.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 4 (3.60%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (3.60%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (2.70%) Network Management
8 3 (2.70%) Presales
8 3 (2.70%) SIEM
8 3 (2.70%) Web Filtering
9 2 (1.80%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (1.80%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.80%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (45.05%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (41.44%) CCNA
3 41 (36.94%) CCNP
4 19 (17.12%) SC Cleared
4 19 (17.12%) Security Cleared
5 16 (14.41%) CCDA
5 16 (14.41%) CCDP
6 12 (10.81%) JNCIS
7 7 (6.31%) DV Cleared
7 7 (6.31%) MCSE
7 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (5.41%) CCSA
8 6 (5.41%) JNCIP
9 5 (4.50%) MCITP
9 5 (4.50%) MCSA
9 5 (4.50%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (3.60%) JNCIA
11 3 (2.70%) CCSP
11 3 (2.70%) CISMP
11 3 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (18.92%) SLA
2 2 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (47.75%) Active Directory
2 45 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (25.23%) Hyper-V
4 20 (18.02%) VMware ESX
4 20 (18.02%) XenApp
5 9 (8.11%) vSphere
6 7 (6.31%) XenDesktop
7 5 (4.50%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.80%) pfSense
9 1 (0.90%) Samba
9 1 (0.90%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.90%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (6.31%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (5.41%) Backup Exec
2 6 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (3.60%) Nagios
3 4 (3.60%) SCCM
4 1 (0.90%) QRadar
4 1 (0.90%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (0.90%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 52 (46.85%) Cisco
2 49 (44.14%) Microsoft
2 49 (44.14%) VMware
3 36 (32.43%) Juniper
4 26 (23.42%) HP
5 21 (18.92%) Citrix
5 21 (18.92%) SonicWALL
6 17 (15.32%) Avaya
6 17 (15.32%) Meraki
7 16 (14.41%) IBM
8 9 (8.11%) CheckPoint
9 7 (6.31%) Intel Security
9 7 (6.31%) NetApp
10 6 (5.41%) Symantec
11 5 (4.50%) Aruba
11 5 (4.50%) AVG
11 5 (4.50%) EMC
11 5 (4.50%) F5
11 5 (4.50%) Ruckus Wireless
11 5 (4.50%) Sophos
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28864 - £33915.20 per annum + 46 Days hols + exc bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: 15% Shift Allowance, Pension, 25 Days Holiday,
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + 46 Days hols + Fantastic bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull
greywood
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
University of Wolverhampton
Salary: From £33,574 to £40,082 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago