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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
North West / Manchester
Rank 177 156 159
Rank change year-on-year -21 +3  
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 28 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.72% 0.72% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.88% 4.86% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 25
Median salary £36,500 £52,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.47% +61.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -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 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 574 494 599
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 14.76% 14.81% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 445 421 462
Median salary £40,000 £41,375 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.32% +14.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

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 23 March 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 23 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
Bury - 9 £32,500 -
VLAN
North West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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

1 52 (73.24%) Active Directory
2 48 (67.61%) DNS
3 47 (66.20%) VMware
4 38 (53.52%) DHCP
5 36 (50.70%) Firewall
6 33 (46.48%) Microsoft
7 31 (43.66%) Windows
8 28 (39.44%) WAN
8 28 (39.44%) Cisco
9 27 (38.03%) TCP/IP
10 25 (35.21%) MS Excel
11 23 (32.39%) Windows Server
12 22 (30.99%) VMware Infrastructure
12 22 (30.99%) ITIL
12 22 (30.99%) LAN
13 21 (29.58%) MS Exchange
13 21 (29.58%) SQL
14 19 (26.76%) WSUS
14 19 (26.76%) WLAN
15 18 (25.35%) NetApp
15 18 (25.35%) Terminal Services
15 18 (25.35%) Network Security
16 17 (23.94%) VPN
17 15 (21.13%) IIS
17 15 (21.13%) MPLS
17 15 (21.13%) BGP
18 14 (19.72%) Data Centre
19 13 (18.31%) Windows Server 2012
19 13 (18.31%) Avaya
19 13 (18.31%) Juniper

VLAN
Top Related 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 21 (29.58%) MS Exchange
2 15 (21.13%) IIS
3 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (35.21%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.49%) Office 365
2 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.23%) Mimecast
3 2 (2.82%) IaaS
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.82%) SaaS
4 1 (1.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.41%) PaaS
4 1 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 48 (67.61%) DNS
2 38 (53.52%) DHCP
3 36 (50.70%) Firewall
4 28 (39.44%) WAN
5 27 (38.03%) TCP/IP
6 22 (30.99%) LAN
7 19 (26.76%) WLAN
8 18 (25.35%) Network Security
9 17 (23.94%) VPN
10 15 (21.13%) BGP
10 15 (21.13%) MPLS
11 13 (18.31%) SAN
12 11 (15.49%) OSPF
13 8 (11.27%) Internet
13 8 (11.27%) Intrusion Detection
14 7 (9.86%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (9.86%) Wireless
15 6 (8.45%) IPv6
15 6 (8.45%) Junos
16 5 (7.04%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.41%) MySQL
General
1 3 (4.23%) Finance
1 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.82%) Law
2 2 (2.82%) Legal
3 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (28.17%) Infrastructure Support
2 18 (25.35%) 3rd Line Support
2 18 (25.35%) Analyst
2 18 (25.35%) Support Analyst
3 16 (22.54%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 16 (22.54%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 16 (22.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 16 (22.54%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 15 (21.13%) Network Engineer
5 14 (19.72%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 13 (18.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (16.90%) IT Support
8 6 (8.45%) Architect
8 6 (8.45%) IT Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Support Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) Security Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.68%) NHS
3 6 (8.45%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (5.63%) FlexPod
5 2 (2.82%) iPad
6 1 (1.41%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.41%) IPTV
6 1 (1.41%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (1.41%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 31 (43.66%) Windows
2 23 (32.39%) Windows Server
3 13 (18.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.63%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.23%) Linux
6 3 (4.23%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.82%) Unix
8 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) ITIL
2 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
2 8 (11.27%) Service Management
3 7 (9.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.45%) Change Management
4 6 (8.45%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (8.45%) Data Protection
4 6 (8.45%) ITSM
4 6 (8.45%) Network Design
4 6 (8.45%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (8.45%) Programme Management
4 6 (8.45%) Security Management
4 6 (8.45%) Service Design
4 6 (8.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 5 (7.04%) Business Continuity
5 5 (7.04%) Coaching
5 5 (7.04%) SIEM
6 4 (5.63%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (5.63%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.58%) SQL
2 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (8.45%) CCNA
2 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.04%) MCSE
4 4 (5.63%) CCNP
4 4 (5.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (4.23%) MCITP
5 3 (4.23%) MCTS
6 2 (2.82%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.82%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.41%) Degree
7 1 (1.41%) MCP
7 1 (1.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 52 (73.24%) Active Directory
2 22 (30.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (25.35%) Terminal Services
4 9 (12.68%) Hyper-V
5 7 (9.86%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (7.04%) ProxySG
7 4 (5.63%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (4.23%) vSphere
9 1 (1.41%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 19 (26.76%) WSUS
2 3 (4.23%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.82%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.41%) Cacti
4 1 (1.41%) Graylog
4 1 (1.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 47 (66.20%) VMware
2 33 (46.48%) Microsoft
3 28 (39.44%) Cisco
4 18 (25.35%) NetApp
5 13 (18.31%) Avaya
5 13 (18.31%) Juniper
6 9 (12.68%) Veeam
7 8 (11.27%) HP
7 8 (11.27%) Intel Security
8 6 (8.45%) CheckPoint
8 6 (8.45%) Ericsson
8 6 (8.45%) Symantec
9 5 (7.04%) Blue Coat
9 5 (7.04%) Citrix
9 5 (7.04%) Palo Alto
10 4 (5.63%) AppSense
10 4 (5.63%) Brocade
10 4 (5.63%) Foundry
10 4 (5.63%) WatchGuard
10 4 (5.63%) ZyXEL
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