Period
to 25 April 2018

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 6 months to 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 88 83
Rank change year-on-year +7 -5 -2
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 3 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.34% 1.13% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.38% 6.77% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 9
Merseyside median annual salary £30,000 £31,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% -15.07% +12.31%
10th Percentile £21,900 £27,350 £23,000
90th Percentile £36,875 £46,000 £45,515
North West median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £41,450
% change year-on-year +2.74% -11.94% +21.91%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 126 192 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 14.19% 16.75% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 108 138 136
Merseyside median annual salary £46,250 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.82% +11.84% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,850 £25,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £68,000 £55,420 £55,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in Merseyside over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 25 April 2018. 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
Liverpool +3 1 £30,000 -31.82% 2
St Helens -5 1 £21,000 -32.26% 1
Wirral - 1 £37,500 -
VLAN
North West

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, IT jobs citing VLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) WSUS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) G Suite
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
3 1 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008

VLAN
Co-occurring 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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) G Suite
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) 802.11
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPv4
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (33.33%) IT Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) Data Security
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) VMware