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

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 62 66
Rank change year-on-year +11 +4  
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 8 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.85% 1.49% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.55% 13.51% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 6
Median salary £29,500 £25,250 £26,275
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.83% -3.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £24,800 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £37,550 £31,275
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.85% -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 Staffordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 55 74 108
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 12.73% 11.01% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 47 69 90
Median salary £29,500 £34,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.49% +1.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,600 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

VLAN
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for VLAN in Staffordshire

VLAN
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 7 £29,500 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent +2 1 £35,000 +40.00%
VLAN
West Midlands

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

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) DNS
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
3 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
4 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (75.00%) MS Exchange
5 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (68.75%) DHCP
7 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
7 10 (62.50%) Office 365
8 8 (50.00%) Hyper-V
8 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (43.75%) MS Office
9 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (37.50%) Migration
10 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (37.50%) WLAN
10 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
10 6 (37.50%) Cisco
10 6 (37.50%) Firewall
11 5 (31.25%) Terminal Services
11 5 (31.25%) Site Server
11 5 (31.25%) Intel Security
11 5 (31.25%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (31.25%) Sophos
11 5 (31.25%) arcserve
11 5 (31.25%) Symantec
11 5 (31.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 12 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (31.25%) Site Server
3 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (43.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) Office 365
2 5 (31.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) DNS
2 11 (68.75%) DHCP
3 6 (37.50%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 6 (37.50%) WLAN
4 4 (25.00%) MPLS
4 4 (25.00%) SAN
5 3 (18.75%) LDAP
5 3 (18.75%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (18.75%) SNMP
6 2 (12.50%) Internet
7 1 (6.25%) BGP
7 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
7 1 (6.25%) FTP
7 1 (6.25%) Kerberos
7 1 (6.25%) LAN
7 1 (6.25%) VPN
7 1 (6.25%) WAN
7 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 5 (31.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
1 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Technical Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Technical Support
1 5 (31.25%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
6 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
7 1 (6.25%) Android
7 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Migration
2 5 (31.25%) Server Building
2 5 (31.25%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) HND
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (31.25%) Terminal Services
5 3 (18.75%) XenApp
5 3 (18.75%) XenDesktop
5 3 (18.75%) XenServer
6 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
7 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco
4 5 (31.25%) Acronis
4 5 (31.25%) arcserve
4 5 (31.25%) Cyberoam
4 5 (31.25%) Intel Security
4 5 (31.25%) Kaspersky
4 5 (31.25%) Proofpoint
4 5 (31.25%) SonicWALL
4 5 (31.25%) Sophos
4 5 (31.25%) Symantec
4 5 (31.25%) WatchGuard
4 5 (31.25%) Webroot
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) Juniper
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago