Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 204 211 256
Rank change year-on-year +7 +45 +21
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 55 58 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.83% 0.83% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.19% 6.38% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 53 52 53
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +15.38% -8.45%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,600 £53,250 £54,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +10.67% +15.38% -5.11%

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 889 909 1,214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.36% 12.95% 14.27%
Number of salaries quoted 773 769 1,004
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% -6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £25,500 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 +19 44 £45,000 +16.88% 3
Brighouse - 4 £27,500 - 1
Wakefield - 2 £31,250 -
Huddersfield +5 1 £50,000 +108.33%
Bradford -5 1 £32,500 -8.45%
Elland - 1 £27,500 -
Pudsey - 1 £21,250 -
VLAN
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 46 (83.64%) VPN
2 45 (81.82%) TCP/IP
3 41 (74.55%) Firewall
4 40 (72.73%) DNS
5 36 (65.45%) Wireless
6 33 (60.00%) HTTP
7 32 (58.18%) WAN
8 31 (56.36%) Microsoft
9 30 (54.55%) Cisco
9 30 (54.55%) VoIP
10 28 (50.91%) HTTPS
10 28 (50.91%) IPsec
11 27 (49.09%) Finance
12 26 (47.27%) Penetration Testing
12 26 (47.27%) Network Security
12 26 (47.27%) Office 365
12 26 (47.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 26 (47.27%) Security Operations
13 23 (41.82%) Microsoft Azure
13 23 (41.82%) Network Design
14 22 (40.00%) Nessus
14 22 (40.00%) Active Directory
14 22 (40.00%) Juniper
14 22 (40.00%) CheckPoint
14 22 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
14 22 (40.00%) Qualys
14 22 (40.00%) PCI DSS
14 22 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
14 22 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 22 (40.00%) Threat Intelligence

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 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (47.27%) Office 365
2 23 (41.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (7.27%) IaaS
4 4 (7.27%) PaaS
4 4 (7.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (83.64%) VPN
2 45 (81.82%) TCP/IP
3 41 (74.55%) Firewall
4 40 (72.73%) DNS
5 36 (65.45%) Wireless
6 33 (60.00%) HTTP
7 32 (58.18%) WAN
8 30 (54.55%) VoIP
9 28 (50.91%) HTTPS
9 28 (50.91%) IPsec
10 26 (47.27%) Network Security
11 21 (38.18%) DWDM
11 21 (38.18%) VPLS
11 21 (38.18%) Wireless Security
12 12 (21.82%) DHCP
12 12 (21.82%) MPLS
13 6 (10.91%) LAN
14 5 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (9.09%) SMTP
15 4 (7.27%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.82%) MySQL
General
1 27 (49.09%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Automotive
2 1 (1.82%) Legal
2 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Network Security Specialist
1 17 (30.91%) Network Specialist
1 17 (30.91%) Security Specialist
2 15 (27.27%) Analyst
3 13 (23.64%) IT Engineer
3 13 (23.64%) Network Analyst
3 13 (23.64%) Network Engineer
3 13 (23.64%) Network Security Analyst
3 13 (23.64%) Security Analyst
3 13 (23.64%) SOC Analyst
3 13 (23.64%) SOC Specialist
4 11 (20.00%) IT Support
5 9 (16.36%) IT Support Engineer
5 9 (16.36%) Support Engineer
6 8 (14.55%) Security Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) IT Security Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Network Security Specialist
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Network Specialist
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (10.91%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.91%) PKI
3 4 (7.27%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.27%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (5.45%) Fat Client
4 3 (5.45%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.82%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Linux
2 8 (14.55%) Windows
3 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.45%) Windows 10
5 3 (5.45%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) Penetration Testing
1 26 (47.27%) Security Operations
1 26 (47.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 23 (41.82%) Network Design
3 22 (40.00%) Threat Intelligence
4 21 (38.18%) Vulnerability Management
5 20 (36.36%) Data Analysis
6 16 (29.09%) DDoS Mitigation
6 16 (29.09%) Issue Tracking
6 16 (29.09%) Security Patching
7 15 (27.27%) Social Engineering
8 14 (25.45%) B2B
8 14 (25.45%) Risk Analysis
9 13 (23.64%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (12.73%) Information Security
10 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
10 7 (12.73%) Web Filtering
11 6 (10.91%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (10.91%) ITIL
11 6 (10.91%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (23.64%) CCNA
3 7 (12.73%) Degree
4 6 (10.91%) CCNP
4 6 (10.91%) CISA
4 6 (10.91%) CISM
4 6 (10.91%) CISSP
4 6 (10.91%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (10.91%) SANS
5 4 (7.27%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (7.27%) GIAC
6 2 (3.64%) CCDA
6 2 (3.64%) CCIP
6 2 (3.64%) CCSP
6 2 (3.64%) CEH
6 2 (3.64%) CISMP
6 2 (3.64%) MCP
6 2 (3.64%) MCSE
6 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (12.73%) GDPR
3 6 (10.91%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (10.91%) ISO 31000
3 6 (10.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.55%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.45%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (5.45%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (3.64%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (3.64%) vSphere
5 2 (3.64%) XenApp
6 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (40.00%) Nessus
2 6 (10.91%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 31 (56.36%) Microsoft
2 30 (54.55%) Cisco
3 22 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 22 (40.00%) Juniper
3 22 (40.00%) Qualys
3 22 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
4 15 (27.27%) VMware
5 4 (7.27%) F5
6 3 (5.45%) Citrix
7 2 (3.64%) Aerohive Networks
7 2 (3.64%) Mitel
7 2 (3.64%) Veeam
8 1 (1.82%) Avaya
8 1 (1.82%) Google
8 1 (1.82%) HP
8 1 (1.82%) Panasonic
8 1 (1.82%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.82%) Twitter