The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 53 56 59
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3  
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 9 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.59% 1.23% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.34% 7.23% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 3
Median salary £31,000 £41,900 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.01% +28.92%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,047 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.13% -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 Merseyside with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 87 83 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 15.34% 16.97% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 67 62 48
Median salary £41,750 £41,900 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.35% +30.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £26,200 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £50,000 £50,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

VLAN
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for VLAN in Merseyside

VLAN
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 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
Liverpool +5 5 £27,500 -16.66%
St Helens - 4 £31,000 - 1
VLAN
North West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 13 (81.25%) DNS
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 12 (75.00%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) DHCP
3 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 9 (56.25%) Internet
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 7 (43.75%) WAN
5 7 (43.75%) ITIL
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
6 6 (37.50%) Network Security
6 6 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (37.50%) Service Management
6 6 (37.50%) WLAN
6 6 (37.50%) VPN
6 6 (37.50%) NHS
7 5 (31.25%) MS Office
7 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
7 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (25.00%) Service Design
8 4 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
8 4 (25.00%) Migration
8 4 (25.00%) VMware
8 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
8 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
2 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) DNS
2 12 (75.00%) DHCP
2 12 (75.00%) Firewall
3 9 (56.25%) Internet
4 7 (43.75%) WAN
5 6 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (37.50%) Network Security
5 6 (37.50%) VPN
5 6 (37.50%) WLAN
6 4 (25.00%) SAN
7 3 (18.75%) LAN
7 3 (18.75%) NAS
8 2 (12.50%) VoIP
9 1 (6.25%) IMAP
9 1 (6.25%) SMTP
9 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
9 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) IT Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) IT Support
1 4 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Support Team Leader
1 4 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (12.50%) Identity Management Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) IT Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) IT Security Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Security Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Security Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
1 4 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) NHS
2 4 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
1 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Service Management
3 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
4 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (25.00%) ITSM
4 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (25.00%) Security Management
4 4 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (25.00%) Service Design
5 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Network Management
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) EMC
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) Meraki
4 2 (12.50%) Mitel
4 2 (12.50%) SonicWALL
5 1 (6.25%) Apple
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Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
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