Period
to 28 February 2020

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 6 months to 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 62 57 87
Rank change year-on-year -5 +30 0
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 10 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.73% 2.24% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.90% 16.47% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 10
Staffordshire median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +45.45% -21.43%
10th Percentile £27,375 £24,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £33,750 £43,750 £29,175
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -23.53% +21.43% -6.67%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 145 85 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 25.13% 13.60% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 125 72 99
Staffordshire median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% +11.94% -4.29%
10th Percentile £19,500 £24,050 £22,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £44,433
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

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 6 months to 28 February 2020. 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
Tamworth - 10 £32,500 - 2
VLAN
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (80.00%) Azure
2 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco
4 6 (60.00%) VPN
4 6 (60.00%) ITIL
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) VBScript
5 5 (50.00%) MS Access
5 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 5 (50.00%) DHCP
5 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (50.00%) Project Management
5 5 (50.00%) Office 365
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (50.00%) Meraki
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (50.00%) Mimecast
5 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (30.00%) CCNA
6 3 (30.00%) VMware
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall

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 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Azure
2 5 (50.00%) Mimecast
2 5 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) DHCP
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) WAN
5 2 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (20.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MS Access
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Server Support
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Fibre Optics
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (20.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (10.00%) MCSA
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (20.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) Meraki
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) SonicWALL
5 2 (20.00%) WatchGuard
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) Symantec