Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 89 88
Rank change year-on-year +18 -1 -3
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 9 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.01% 0.67% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.87% 3.45% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 5
Merseyside median annual salary £34,500 £31,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.29% +34.78% -51.58%
North West median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +9.59% - +7.35%

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 131 203 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 14.70% 19.30% 19.94%
Number of salaries quoted 110 138 167
Merseyside median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £62,750 £53,366 £60,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +16 7 £37,500 -
Wirral - 1 £37,500 -
Bootle - 1 £31,500 -
VLAN
North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 5 (55.56%) WAN
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (33.33%) nginx
3 3 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) Juniper
3 3 (33.33%) WLAN
3 3 (33.33%) ERP
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) MCP
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) Siemens
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF

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 3 (33.33%) nginx
2 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (11.11%) Confluence
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) WLAN
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) Junos
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) Skype
5 1 (11.11%) ADSL
5 1 (11.11%) FTP
5 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) WLAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Private Cloud
2 2 (22.22%) SCADA
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) iPhone
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Control
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) Task Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (11.11%) Software Licensing
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCP
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) JNCIP
2 1 (11.11%) JNCIS
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) ThinApp
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Juniper
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) Siemens
3 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
4 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya
4 1 (11.11%) Capita
4 1 (11.11%) Mitel
4 1 (11.11%) Polycom
4 1 (11.11%) Red Box
4 1 (11.11%) Sophos