Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 73 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - +95
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 7 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.80% 1.21% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 9.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 0
Lancashire median annual salary £21,500 £31,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.65% - -
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 Lancashire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 98 121 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 11.14% 13.31% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79 97 118
Lancashire median annual salary £32,500 £33,654 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.43% +12.18% +7.14%
10th Percentile £19,500 £18,000 £17,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £44,250 £46,250
North West median annual salary £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.60% +2.67% -

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Lancashire

VLAN
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for VLAN in Lancashire

VLAN
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Burnley - 4 £22,000 -
Preston - 1 - -
Blackburn - 1 - -
VLAN
North West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) vSphere
3 4 (57.14%) Network Security
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) MCP
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 1 (14.29%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 1 (14.29%) EMC
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Apache
6 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
6 1 (14.29%) MySQL
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) IIS
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (14.29%) SAN

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Liferay
2 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) Skype
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Network Support
4 2 (28.57%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) IT Support
5 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
5 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) CentOS
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNA
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (57.14%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (57.14%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
2 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat