Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 131 130
Rank change year-on-year -44 -1 +64
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 2 17 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.065% 0.75% 1.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 4.56% 11.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 53
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -59.38% +100.00%
North West median annual salary £29,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -22.67% -25.00% +45.99%

VLAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 521 373 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 16.94% 16.44% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 381 287 422
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +2.56%
10th Percentile £20,750 £19,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £54,471 £68,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing VLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

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
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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 1 £45,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 - -
VLAN
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Sage
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) SSH

VLAN
Co-occurring 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) Sage
2 1 (50.00%) WatchGuard