The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 80 93 114
Rank change year-on-year +13 +21  
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 12 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.13% 0.46% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.59% 2.78% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 6
Median salary £32,250 £32,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.76% -3.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £34,500 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.85% -6.66%  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 158 216 353
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 14.82% 16.64% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 120 157 244
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

VLAN
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for VLAN in Cheshire

VLAN
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in Cheshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VLAN in Cheshire

VLAN
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Chester +6 4 £28,500 -12.30%
Northwich - 4 £32,000 - 1
VLAN
North West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 9 (50.00%) Linux
4 9 (50.00%) Firewall
4 9 (50.00%) Finance
4 9 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (44.44%) VMware
5 8 (44.44%) SAN
6 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
6 7 (38.89%) SQL
6 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (33.33%) LAN
7 6 (33.33%) WAN
7 6 (33.33%) Ethernet
7 6 (33.33%) EMC
7 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (33.33%) MPLS
7 6 (33.33%) OSPF
8 5 (27.78%) BGP
8 5 (27.78%) EIGRP
8 5 (27.78%) IGRP
8 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
8 5 (27.78%) CCNP
8 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
2 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 9 (50.00%) Firewall
2 8 (44.44%) SAN
3 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
4 6 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 6 (33.33%) LAN
4 6 (33.33%) MPLS
4 6 (33.33%) OSPF
4 6 (33.33%) WAN
5 5 (27.78%) BGP
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (27.78%) EIGRP
5 5 (27.78%) IGRP
6 3 (16.67%) VoIP
7 2 (11.11%) DHCP
7 2 (11.11%) DNS
8 1 (5.56%) Intranet
8 1 (5.56%) Network Security
8 1 (5.56%) SNMP
8 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 6 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (27.78%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support
4 3 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Linux Support
4 3 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) EMC VNX
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
1 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Server Building
2 1 (5.56%) CRM
2 1 (5.56%) Data Extraction
2 1 (5.56%) Data Security
2 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (27.78%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) MCITP
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (22.22%) vSphere
5 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) EMC
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle
5 4 (22.22%) Palo Alto
6 3 (16.67%) IBM
6 3 (16.67%) Juniper
6 3 (16.67%) Kaspersky
6 3 (16.67%) Sophos
7 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.56%) F5
Northwich
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago