The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term VLE in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLE over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Rank 190 200 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing VLE 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.040% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £28,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -31.57%
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1232 1177 1131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.91% 23.50% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 1006 935
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
VLE
England

VLE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VLE across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

VLE Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VLE
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

VLE Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VLE
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire +11 7 £37,500 +36.36%
VLE
England

VLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing VLE 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 VLE.

1 8 (100.00%) Moodle
2 7 (87.50%) Time Management
2 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 7 (87.50%) VLAN
2 7 (87.50%) WSUS
2 7 (87.50%) Load Balancing
2 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (87.50%) Backup Exec
2 7 (87.50%) Altiris
2 7 (87.50%) Perl
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) IIS
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Apache
2 7 (87.50%) HTTP
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) SSL
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Publishing
2 7 (87.50%) LAMP
2 7 (87.50%) Open Source
2 7 (87.50%) Bash Shell
2 7 (87.50%) Forefront TMG
2 7 (87.50%) Change Control
3 4 (50.00%) Shibboleth
3 4 (50.00%) vSphere

VLE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing VLE 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 VLE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) Moodle
2 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (87.50%) IIS
2 7 (87.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) Sakai Project
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) VLAN
1 7 (87.50%) HTTP
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
1 7 (87.50%) SSL
2 4 (50.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
General
1 7 (87.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) E-Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) Wiki
3 1 (12.50%) E-Learning
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Time Management
1 7 (87.50%) Load Balancing
1 7 (87.50%) Change Control
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
1 7 (87.50%) Perl
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (87.50%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (50.00%) Shibboleth
2 4 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (37.50%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) WSUS
1 7 (87.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Altiris
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Blackboard