The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for VLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 133 113
Rank change year-on-year +42 -20  
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 40 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.03% 0.42% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.13% 3.00% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 37 10 20
Median salary £42,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.66% -7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £37,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -10.25%  

VLAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 283 333 405
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 14.39% 13.91% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 212 256 359
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing VLAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Birmingham

VLAN
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VLAN in Birmingham.

Salary trend for VLAN in Birmingham

VLAN
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in Birmingham over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VLAN in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 43 (79.63%) Cisco
2 36 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (61.11%) WAN
4 29 (53.70%) Firewall
5 25 (46.30%) LAN
6 22 (40.74%) Wi-Fi
7 20 (37.04%) BGP
8 18 (33.33%) MPLS
8 18 (33.33%) CCNP
9 17 (31.48%) CCNA
9 17 (31.48%) VPN
10 16 (29.63%) TCP/IP
10 16 (29.63%) VoIP
10 16 (29.63%) Telecoms
11 15 (27.78%) Mitel
11 15 (27.78%) Windows
11 15 (27.78%) DNS
11 15 (27.78%) OSPF
11 15 (27.78%) Network Security
12 12 (22.22%) Windows Server
13 11 (20.37%) HTTP
13 11 (20.37%) SMTP
14 10 (18.52%) Time Management
15 9 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (16.67%) Palo Alto
15 9 (16.67%) Presales
15 9 (16.67%) DHCP
15 9 (16.67%) Ethernet
15 9 (16.67%) CCDP
15 9 (16.67%) Juniper

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 8 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (9.26%) IIS
3 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Office 365
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (61.11%) WAN
2 29 (53.70%) Firewall
3 25 (46.30%) LAN
4 22 (40.74%) Wi-Fi
5 20 (37.04%) BGP
6 18 (33.33%) MPLS
7 17 (31.48%) VPN
8 16 (29.63%) TCP/IP
8 16 (29.63%) VoIP
9 15 (27.78%) DNS
9 15 (27.78%) Network Security
9 15 (27.78%) OSPF
10 11 (20.37%) HTTP
10 11 (20.37%) SMTP
11 9 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (16.67%) DHCP
11 9 (16.67%) DMZ
11 9 (16.67%) Ethernet
12 8 (14.81%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (14.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 16 (29.63%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Billing
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Network Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) Analyst
2 9 (16.67%) Network Manager
3 7 (12.96%) Telecoms Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Voice Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Data Network Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 6 (11.11%) Switch Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Voice Network Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Technical Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.56%) IT Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Network Project Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Handset
2 7 (12.96%) IVR
3 6 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (3.70%) FlexPod
4 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.85%) FMCG
5 1 (1.85%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Windows
2 12 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
5 6 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.56%) Unix
7 2 (3.70%) Linux
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) Time Management
2 9 (16.67%) Network Design
2 9 (16.67%) Presales
3 8 (14.81%) ITIL
4 7 (12.96%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (11.11%) Project Management
6 5 (9.26%) ITIL V3
6 5 (9.26%) Network Load Balancing
6 5 (9.26%) Service Management
7 4 (7.41%) Information Security
7 4 (7.41%) Security Management
8 3 (5.56%) Change Control
8 3 (5.56%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.56%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.56%) SIEM
9 2 (3.70%) Application Performance Management
9 2 (3.70%) Contingency Planning
9 2 (3.70%) Line Management
9 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.85%) Python
2 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (33.33%) CCNP
3 17 (31.48%) CCNA
4 9 (16.67%) CCDP
5 6 (11.11%) Degree
6 2 (3.70%) CCSA
6 2 (3.70%) CCSE
6 2 (3.70%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.85%) CISSP
7 1 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.85%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.85%) IISP
7 1 (1.85%) ISSAP
7 1 (1.85%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.85%) MCP
7 1 (1.85%) MCSE
7 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
1 7 (12.96%) Hyper-V
2 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.56%) XenServer
4 2 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) SCCM
2 5 (9.26%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.70%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.70%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.85%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.85%) QRadar
Vendors
1 43 (79.63%) Cisco
2 15 (27.78%) Mitel
3 9 (16.67%) Juniper
3 9 (16.67%) Palo Alto
4 8 (14.81%) Aruba
4 8 (14.81%) Avaya
4 8 (14.81%) HP
5 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
5 7 (12.96%) MobileIron
6 6 (11.11%) Aerohive Networks
6 6 (11.11%) AirMagnet
6 6 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 6 (11.11%) Extreme Networks
6 6 (11.11%) Meru Networks
6 6 (11.11%) Motorola
6 6 (11.11%) Symantec
7 4 (7.41%) Fortinet
7 4 (7.41%) VMware
8 3 (5.56%) Citrix
8 3 (5.56%) F5
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