The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 157 169
Rank change year-on-year -10 +12  
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 37 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.90% 0.69% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.94% 4.56% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 37 23 14
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.75% +57.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,250 £39,500
% change year-on-year +7.38% -5.69%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 623 526 500
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 15.07% 15.08% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 529 463 423
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,182 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

VLAN
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for VLAN in Manchester

VLAN
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in Manchester over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VLAN in Manchester

VLAN
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Bury - 7 £32,500 -
Rochdale -4 1 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Altrincham -6 1 £26,500 +6.00%
Stockport - 1 £26,000 -
VLAN
North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Manchester region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 53 (79.10%) Active Directory
2 44 (65.67%) Firewall
3 43 (64.18%) DNS
4 40 (59.70%) TCP/IP
5 36 (53.73%) DHCP
6 35 (52.24%) Windows
7 31 (46.27%) Microsoft
8 30 (44.78%) VMware
9 28 (41.79%) Juniper
9 28 (41.79%) MPLS
9 28 (41.79%) Windows Server
10 26 (38.81%) Network Security
11 25 (37.31%) CheckPoint
11 25 (37.31%) Junos
12 24 (35.82%) Cybersecurity
12 24 (35.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 24 (35.82%) Palo Alto
12 24 (35.82%) Blue Coat
12 24 (35.82%) ProxySG
12 24 (35.82%) Penetration Testing
13 23 (34.33%) Network Design
13 23 (34.33%) MS Exchange
13 23 (34.33%) SIEM
14 22 (32.84%) ITIL
14 22 (32.84%) Cisco
14 22 (32.84%) Terminal Services
15 21 (31.34%) WSUS
16 20 (29.85%) Change Management
17 18 (26.87%) SAN
17 18 (26.87%) SQL

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 23 (34.33%) MS Exchange
2 16 (23.88%) IIS
3 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Office 365
2 5 (7.46%) SaaS
3 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.97%) IaaS
3 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.48%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (4.48%) Amazon S3
4 3 (4.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (4.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (65.67%) Firewall
2 43 (64.18%) DNS
3 40 (59.70%) TCP/IP
4 36 (53.73%) DHCP
5 28 (41.79%) MPLS
6 26 (38.81%) Network Security
7 25 (37.31%) Junos
8 18 (26.87%) SAN
9 13 (19.40%) LAN
10 11 (16.42%) WAN
11 8 (11.94%) BGP
12 6 (8.96%) VoIP
12 6 (8.96%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (7.46%) VPN
14 4 (5.97%) OSPF
15 3 (4.48%) HSRP
15 3 (4.48%) VRRP
16 2 (2.99%) IPsec
16 2 (2.99%) IPv6
16 2 (2.99%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (20.90%) Legal
2 6 (8.96%) Law
3 4 (5.97%) Finance
4 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (41.79%) Network Engineer
2 19 (28.36%) 3rd Line Support
3 18 (26.87%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 18 (26.87%) Infrastructure Support
4 17 (25.37%) Analyst
4 17 (25.37%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 17 (25.37%) Network Security Engineer
4 17 (25.37%) Security Engineer
5 16 (23.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 16 (23.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 16 (23.88%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 16 (23.88%) Support Analyst
6 9 (13.43%) Cisco Engineer
7 8 (11.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (7.46%) Project Manager
9 5 (7.46%) VMware Engineer
10 4 (5.97%) Architect
10 4 (5.97%) Network Manager
10 4 (5.97%) Network Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.46%) PMI
3 3 (4.48%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.49%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.49%) IVR
4 1 (1.49%) Replication
4 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (52.24%) Windows
2 28 (41.79%) Windows Server
3 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.99%) Linux
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.49%) Unix
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) Cybersecurity
1 24 (35.82%) Penetration Testing
1 24 (35.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 23 (34.33%) Network Design
2 23 (34.33%) SIEM
3 22 (32.84%) ITIL
4 20 (29.85%) Change Management
5 5 (7.46%) PRINCE
5 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.46%) Project Management
5 5 (7.46%) Risk Management
6 3 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.48%) Migration
7 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (2.99%) High Availability
7 2 (2.99%) ITIL V3
7 2 (2.99%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.99%) Workflow
7 2 (2.99%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.87%) SQL
2 1 (1.49%) Perl
2 1 (1.49%) PHP
2 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) PMI Certification
1 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.49%) CCENT
3 1 (1.49%) CCNA
3 1 (1.49%) CCNP
3 1 (1.49%) JNCIP
3 1 (1.49%) MCITP
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (79.10%) Active Directory
2 24 (35.82%) ProxySG
3 22 (32.84%) Terminal Services
4 5 (7.46%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.46%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.49%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (31.34%) WSUS
2 5 (7.46%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.49%) Cacti
3 1 (1.49%) Nagios
3 1 (1.49%) OpenNMS
3 1 (1.49%) Puppet
3 1 (1.49%) RANCID
3 1 (1.49%) SCCM
3 1 (1.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (46.27%) Microsoft
2 30 (44.78%) VMware
3 28 (41.79%) Juniper
4 25 (37.31%) CheckPoint
5 24 (35.82%) Blue Coat
5 24 (35.82%) Palo Alto
6 22 (32.84%) Cisco
7 17 (25.37%) NetApp
8 16 (23.88%) Avaya
9 4 (5.97%) Citrix
9 4 (5.97%) Ericsson
10 3 (4.48%) Brocade
10 3 (4.48%) Foundry
10 3 (4.48%) Google
10 3 (4.48%) ZyXEL
11 2 (2.99%) Draytek
11 2 (2.99%) HP
11 2 (2.99%) Huawei
11 2 (2.99%) Symantec
12 1 (1.49%) AppSense
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + pension + biannual salary reviews + free par
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £25000.0000 - £27000.0000 per annum + 15% Shift Allowance
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago