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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 58
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - - 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -2.59%  

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 115 102 57
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 21.50% 21.43% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 126 341 180
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
2 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (57.14%) Data Migration
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management

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 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) NAS
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Support
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) IT Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) IT Support
1 4 (57.14%) IT Support Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Support Team Leader
2 3 (42.86%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
1 4 (57.14%) XML
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Migration
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) Server Virtualisation
1 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) EMC
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Meraki