Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 229 274
Rank change year-on-year +37 +45 +12
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 62 41 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.90% 0.57% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.72% 4.05% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 57 37 49
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% +7.14% -2.78%
10th Percentile £27,600 £27,000 £27,650
90th Percentile £52,200 £40,100 £49,650
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,250 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year +33.08% -1.52% -7.04%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 922 1,012 1,344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.33% 14.05% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 788 848 1,107
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £21,250 £23,125
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% -10.00% -

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in West Yorkshire

VLAN
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for VLAN in West Yorkshire

VLAN
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for VLAN in West Yorkshire

VLAN
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 February 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
Leeds +28 50 £45,000 +23.98% 8
Elland +2 4 £32,500 -13.33%
Wakefield - 4 £29,500 -
Bradford -2 2 £38,250 -4.38%
Bingley - 1 £23,000 -
Keighley - 1 £29,000 - 1
VLAN
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 55 (88.71%) Firewall
2 48 (77.42%) Cisco
3 41 (66.13%) VPN
3 41 (66.13%) WAN
4 34 (54.84%) DNS
4 34 (54.84%) TCP/IP
5 32 (51.61%) VoIP
6 28 (45.16%) Microsoft
7 27 (43.55%) IPsec
7 27 (43.55%) Network Security
8 26 (41.94%) Finance
9 25 (40.32%) Wireless
10 23 (37.10%) HTTP
10 23 (37.10%) Juniper
11 22 (35.48%) MPLS
11 22 (35.48%) Penetration Testing
11 22 (35.48%) Security Operations
12 21 (33.87%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 21 (33.87%) Linux
13 20 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
13 20 (32.26%) Office 365
13 20 (32.26%) VPLS
14 19 (30.65%) PCI DSS
15 18 (29.03%) Network Design
15 18 (29.03%) BGP
15 18 (29.03%) CCNP
15 18 (29.03%) HTTPS
15 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
15 18 (29.03%) Vulnerability Management
16 17 (27.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 7 (11.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.23%) CMS
4 1 (1.61%) Apache
4 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 20 (32.26%) Office 365
2 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (27.42%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (6.45%) IaaS
4 4 (6.45%) PaaS
4 4 (6.45%) SaaS
5 1 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.61%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 55 (88.71%) Firewall
2 41 (66.13%) VPN
2 41 (66.13%) WAN
3 34 (54.84%) DNS
3 34 (54.84%) TCP/IP
4 32 (51.61%) VoIP
5 27 (43.55%) IPsec
5 27 (43.55%) Network Security
6 25 (40.32%) Wireless
7 23 (37.10%) HTTP
8 22 (35.48%) MPLS
9 20 (32.26%) VPLS
10 18 (29.03%) BGP
10 18 (29.03%) HTTPS
11 17 (27.42%) DWDM
11 17 (27.42%) Wireless Security
12 16 (25.81%) OSPF
13 15 (24.19%) LAN
14 13 (20.97%) DHCP
15 11 (17.74%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.61%) MySQL
General
1 26 (41.94%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.84%) Marketing
3 3 (4.84%) Retail
4 2 (3.23%) Advertising
5 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (30.65%) Network Engineer
2 18 (29.03%) Network Specialist
3 17 (27.42%) Analyst
4 14 (22.58%) Network Security Specialist
4 14 (22.58%) Security Specialist
5 13 (20.97%) Network Analyst
5 13 (20.97%) Network Security Analyst
5 13 (20.97%) Security Analyst
5 13 (20.97%) SOC Analyst
5 13 (20.97%) SOC Specialist
6 12 (19.35%) Cisco Engineer
7 8 (12.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 8 (12.90%) Network Operations Engineer
7 8 (12.90%) Operations Engineer
8 7 (11.29%) IT Engineer
8 7 (11.29%) Security Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) Field Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) Architect
10 4 (6.45%) Cisco Field Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) Senior Network Operations Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.61%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (1.61%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 7 (11.29%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.29%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (9.68%) PKI
4 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.45%) Replication
6 2 (3.23%) Clustering
6 2 (3.23%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.61%) EPoS
7 1 (1.61%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.87%) Linux
2 16 (25.81%) Windows
3 11 (17.74%) Windows Server
4 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.23%) Unix
7 2 (3.23%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.61%) Debian
8 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) Penetration Testing
1 22 (35.48%) Security Operations
2 21 (33.87%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 18 (29.03%) Network Design
3 18 (29.03%) Vulnerability Management
4 17 (27.42%) Threat Intelligence
5 16 (25.81%) Data Analysis
6 14 (22.58%) Social Engineering
7 13 (20.97%) B2B
7 13 (20.97%) DDoS Mitigation
7 13 (20.97%) Issue Tracking
7 13 (20.97%) Risk Analysis
7 13 (20.97%) Security Patching
8 10 (16.13%) High Availability
9 9 (14.52%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (12.90%) ITIL
11 7 (11.29%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (11.29%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (9.68%) Mobile Device Management
12 6 (9.68%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.61%) PHP
1 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (29.03%) CCNP
3 14 (22.58%) CCNA
4 6 (9.68%) CCDA
4 6 (9.68%) CCIP
4 6 (9.68%) CCSP
4 6 (9.68%) CISA
4 6 (9.68%) CISM
4 6 (9.68%) CISSP
4 6 (9.68%) SANS
5 4 (6.45%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (6.45%) GIAC
6 2 (3.23%) CCDP
6 2 (3.23%) CCIE
6 2 (3.23%) CEH
6 2 (3.23%) CISMP
6 2 (3.23%) EMCIE
6 2 (3.23%) EMCTA
6 2 (3.23%) MCSE
6 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (30.65%) PCI DSS
2 7 (11.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (9.68%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (9.68%) ISO 31000
4 2 (3.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (22.58%) Active Directory
1 14 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.29%) vSphere
3 5 (8.06%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (6.45%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.61%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.61%) Docker
6 1 (1.61%) Firmware
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.61%) pfSense
6 1 (1.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (27.42%) Nessus
2 2 (3.23%) vCenter Server
2 2 (3.23%) WSUS
3 1 (1.61%) Rsyslog
3 1 (1.61%) SCCM
3 1 (1.61%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 48 (77.42%) Cisco
2 28 (45.16%) Microsoft
3 23 (37.10%) Juniper
4 17 (27.42%) CheckPoint
4 17 (27.42%) Qualys
4 17 (27.42%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (25.81%) VMware
6 10 (16.13%) F5
7 7 (11.29%) Avaya
8 6 (9.68%) Brocade
8 6 (9.68%) Veeam
9 4 (6.45%) Mitel
9 4 (6.45%) Panasonic
10 3 (4.84%) Palo Alto
11 2 (3.23%) Fortinet
11 2 (3.23%) Google
11 2 (3.23%) HP
11 2 (3.23%) NETGEAR
11 2 (3.23%) WatchGuard
12 1 (1.61%) Citrix