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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 159 185 203
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +18
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 79 35 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.37% 0.65% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.42% 4.35% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 70 31 25
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,250 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £39,950 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
938 805 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.27% 14.99% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 719 697 779
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,395
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 September 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 September 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 -6 31 £40,500 +24.61% 1
Coventry +16 23 £43,500 +9.43% 1
Staffordshire +2 12 £35,000 +22.80% 1
Dudley - 6 £40,000 -
Worcestershire +17 3 £40,000 +6.66%
Stourbridge - 3 £40,000 -
Herefordshire - 3 £35,500 -
Walsall - 2 £24,750 -
Warwickshire +3 1 £50,000 +33.33%
VLAN
England

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 100 (81.30%) Firewall
2 73 (59.35%) VPN
3 67 (54.47%) Cisco
4 59 (47.97%) WAN
5 57 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
6 56 (45.53%) LAN
7 52 (42.28%) CCNA
8 49 (39.84%) Windows
9 45 (36.59%) Active Directory
10 44 (35.77%) VMware
11 42 (34.15%) CCNP
12 41 (33.33%) Microsoft
13 37 (30.08%) VoIP
14 35 (28.46%) DHCP
15 34 (27.64%) MS Exchange
15 34 (27.64%) VMware Infrastructure
15 34 (27.64%) Windows Server
16 32 (26.02%) DNS
17 31 (25.20%) SAN
18 30 (24.39%) MPLS
19 27 (21.95%) Wireless
20 25 (20.33%) HP
21 24 (19.51%) CheckPoint
21 24 (19.51%) TCP/IP
21 24 (19.51%) ITIL
22 23 (18.70%) Network Security
22 23 (18.70%) Hyper-V
23 22 (17.89%) MS Excel
23 22 (17.89%) SSL
23 22 (17.89%) Wi-Fi

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 34 (27.64%) MS Exchange
2 14 (11.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (8.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (8.94%) IIS
4 9 (7.32%) Apache
4 9 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.44%) SAS
7 2 (1.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (17.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.50%) MS Project
2 8 (6.50%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 100 (81.30%) Firewall
2 73 (59.35%) VPN
3 59 (47.97%) WAN
4 56 (45.53%) LAN
5 37 (30.08%) VoIP
6 35 (28.46%) DHCP
7 32 (26.02%) DNS
8 31 (25.20%) SAN
9 30 (24.39%) MPLS
10 27 (21.95%) Wireless
11 24 (19.51%) TCP/IP
12 23 (18.70%) Network Security
13 22 (17.89%) BGP
13 22 (17.89%) SSL
13 22 (17.89%) Wi-Fi
14 18 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (11.38%) ADSL
16 13 (10.57%) OSPF
17 12 (9.76%) RSVP
18 11 (8.94%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.81%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (11.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.44%) Finance
3 1 (0.81%) Advertising
3 1 (0.81%) Back Office
3 1 (0.81%) Military
Job Titles
1 43 (34.96%) Network Engineer
2 33 (26.83%) Analyst
3 22 (17.89%) Network Analyst
4 17 (13.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 17 (13.82%) 3rd Line Support
5 16 (13.01%) Support Engineer
6 14 (11.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 11 (8.94%) Consultant
7 11 (8.94%) Senior Network Engineer
8 10 (8.13%) IT Engineer
8 10 (8.13%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (7.32%) Service Desk Engineer
9 9 (7.32%) Support Analyst
10 8 (6.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 8 (6.50%) Juniper Engineer
10 8 (6.50%) Lead Network Engineer
10 8 (6.50%) Network Support
10 8 (6.50%) VoIP Engineer
11 7 (5.69%) Senior Network Analyst
11 7 (5.69%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.57%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.32%) Driving Licence
3 6 (4.88%) User Experience
4 5 (4.07%) Replication
5 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.81%) NHS
5 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (39.84%) Windows
2 34 (27.64%) Windows Server
3 15 (12.20%) Linux
4 13 (10.57%) Windows 8
4 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (8.13%) Windows XP
6 9 (7.32%) Windows 2000 Server
6 9 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.44%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.63%) Unix
9 2 (1.63%) VyOS
10 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.51%) ITIL
2 18 (14.63%) Network Design
3 17 (13.82%) Data Security
4 16 (13.01%) Project Management
5 11 (8.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (6.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (6.50%) Presales
6 8 (6.50%) Service Delivery
7 7 (5.69%) Virtual Environments
8 6 (4.88%) Analytics
8 6 (4.88%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (4.88%) High Availability
8 6 (4.88%) Mentoring
8 6 (4.88%) Performance Management
8 6 (4.88%) Problem Management
9 5 (4.07%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (4.07%) PRINCE2
10 4 (3.25%) Risk Management
10 4 (3.25%) SIEM
10 4 (3.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (42.28%) CCNA
3 42 (34.15%) CCNP
4 15 (12.20%) SC Cleared
4 15 (12.20%) Security Cleared
5 14 (11.38%) CCDA
6 10 (8.13%) CCIE
6 10 (8.13%) CCNP Voice
6 10 (8.13%) CCSA
6 10 (8.13%) MCSE
6 10 (8.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (7.32%) MCSA
8 8 (6.50%) DV Cleared
8 8 (6.50%) JNCIS
9 7 (5.69%) CCSE
10 6 (4.88%) CCDP
10 6 (4.88%) JNCIP
10 6 (4.88%) MCP
11 4 (3.25%) JNCIA
11 4 (3.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.01%) SLA
2 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (36.59%) Active Directory
2 34 (27.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (18.70%) Hyper-V
4 11 (8.94%) VMware ESX
4 11 (8.94%) XenApp
5 10 (8.13%) vSphere
6 8 (6.50%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.63%) pfSense
7 2 (1.63%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (12.20%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (7.32%) Tivoli
3 6 (4.88%) Backup Exec
3 6 (4.88%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (4.88%) Nagios
4 3 (2.44%) SCOM
5 2 (1.63%) Opsview
6 1 (0.81%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.81%) SCCM
6 1 (0.81%) SCSM
Vendors
1 67 (54.47%) Cisco
2 44 (35.77%) VMware
3 41 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 25 (20.33%) HP
5 24 (19.51%) CheckPoint
6 20 (16.26%) Juniper
7 17 (13.82%) Veeam
8 16 (13.01%) SonicWALL
9 15 (12.20%) Symantec
10 14 (11.38%) IBM
11 12 (9.76%) Citrix
12 11 (8.94%) Brocade
13 10 (8.13%) EMC
13 10 (8.13%) Meraki
14 7 (5.69%) Draytek
14 7 (5.69%) Palo Alto
15 6 (4.88%) Kaspersky
15 6 (4.88%) Sophos
16 5 (4.07%) Avaya
16 5 (4.07%) Dell
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