Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 235 292
Rank change year-on-year +42 +57 -6
Permanent jobs citing VLAN 73 40 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.07% 0.52% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.49% 3.37% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 66 33 25
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.43% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,125 £27,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £40,000 £57,100
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +11.11%

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 1125 1186 1481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.46% 15.56% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 956 990 1207
West Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,703 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.79% +0.54% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £59,500 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% -6.25%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +15 41 £42,500 +21.43% 6
Bradford +14 8 £37,000 -7.50%
Pontefract - 8 £28,500 -
Wakefield +8 6 £32,500 -
Elland +3 5 £32,500 -13.33%
Keighley - 2 £29,000 -
Halifax +24 1 £47,500 +18.75%
Bingley - 1 £23,000 -
Pudsey - 1 £47,500 -
VLAN
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 65 (89.04%) Firewall
2 61 (83.56%) Cisco
3 45 (61.64%) WAN
4 38 (52.05%) BGP
5 36 (49.32%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (47.95%) MPLS
7 34 (46.58%) OSPF
8 33 (45.21%) CCNP
8 33 (45.21%) VoIP
8 33 (45.21%) VMware
9 32 (43.84%) Linux
9 32 (43.84%) DHCP
9 32 (43.84%) VPN
9 32 (43.84%) DNS
10 31 (42.47%) LAN
10 31 (42.47%) Windows
10 31 (42.47%) VMware Infrastructure
11 26 (35.62%) CCNA
12 24 (32.88%) Cisco IOS
12 24 (32.88%) Windows Server
13 21 (28.77%) TCP/IP
13 21 (28.77%) IPsec
14 20 (27.40%) Windows Server 2012
15 19 (26.03%) Microsoft
16 18 (24.66%) F5
17 17 (23.29%) High Availability
17 17 (23.29%) Windows Server 2008
17 17 (23.29%) vSphere
18 16 (21.92%) Cisco ASA
19 15 (20.55%) Spanning Tree

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 11 (15.07%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.48%) CMS
4 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.37%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) G Suite
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 65 (89.04%) Firewall
2 45 (61.64%) WAN
3 38 (52.05%) BGP
4 35 (47.95%) MPLS
5 34 (46.58%) OSPF
6 33 (45.21%) VoIP
7 32 (43.84%) DHCP
7 32 (43.84%) DNS
7 32 (43.84%) VPN
8 31 (42.47%) LAN
9 24 (32.88%) Cisco IOS
10 21 (28.77%) IPsec
10 21 (28.77%) TCP/IP
11 16 (21.92%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (20.55%) Spanning Tree
13 14 (19.18%) WLAN
14 13 (17.81%) Network Security
15 11 (15.07%) Internet
16 10 (13.70%) SSL
17 9 (12.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) MySQL
General
1 11 (15.07%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.96%) Manufacturing
3 7 (9.59%) Finance
4 3 (4.11%) Marketing
4 3 (4.11%) Retail
5 2 (2.74%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (34.25%) Network Engineer
2 20 (27.40%) Cisco Engineer
3 15 (20.55%) Analyst
3 15 (20.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 13 (17.81%) Network Operations Engineer
4 13 (17.81%) Operations Engineer
5 11 (15.07%) IT Support
6 9 (12.33%) Support Analyst
7 7 (9.59%) IT Engineer
7 7 (9.59%) IT Support Engineer
7 7 (9.59%) Network Operations Specialist
7 7 (9.59%) Network Specialist
7 7 (9.59%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (9.59%) Senior IT Engineer
7 7 (9.59%) Senior IT Support
7 7 (9.59%) Support Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Field Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Senior Support Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Team Leader
9 5 (6.85%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.37%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.37%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.55%) Data Centre
2 13 (17.81%) Linux Command Line
3 12 (16.44%) Replication
4 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.48%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.74%) Clustering
7 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.37%) EPoS
7 1 (1.37%) iPad
7 1 (1.37%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (43.84%) Linux
2 31 (42.47%) Windows
3 24 (32.88%) Windows Server
4 20 (27.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (23.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (10.96%) Windows 10
7 8 (10.96%) Windows 8
7 8 (10.96%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.48%) Unix
9 1 (1.37%) Debian
9 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.29%) High Availability
2 15 (20.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (15.07%) Project Management
4 10 (13.70%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (13.70%) Presales
5 9 (12.33%) ITIL
6 6 (8.22%) Business Continuity
6 6 (8.22%) ERP
6 6 (8.22%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (8.22%) Network Optimisation
7 5 (6.85%) Load Balancing
8 4 (5.48%) Capacity Management
8 4 (5.48%) Network Management
8 4 (5.48%) People Management
8 4 (5.48%) Server Virtualisation
9 3 (4.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.11%) Creative Thinking
9 3 (4.11%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (4.11%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (4.11%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.37%) PHP
1 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (49.32%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (45.21%) CCNP
3 26 (35.62%) CCNA
4 10 (13.70%) CCDA
4 10 (13.70%) CCIP
4 10 (13.70%) CCSP
5 3 (4.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (4.11%) MCITP
5 3 (4.11%) MCSA
5 3 (4.11%) MCSE
5 3 (4.11%) MCTS
5 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.74%) CCDP
6 2 (2.74%) CCIE
6 2 (2.74%) EMCIE
6 2 (2.74%) EMCTA
7 1 (1.37%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) GDPR
1 2 (2.74%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (42.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (23.29%) vSphere
3 15 (20.55%) Active Directory
4 11 (15.07%) Hyper-V
5 8 (10.96%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.37%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.37%) Docker
8 1 (1.37%) Firmware
8 1 (1.37%) pfSense
8 1 (1.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) vCenter Server
1 4 (5.48%) WSUS
2 3 (4.11%) SCCM
3 1 (1.37%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.37%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 61 (83.56%) Cisco
2 33 (45.21%) VMware
3 19 (26.03%) Microsoft
4 18 (24.66%) F5
5 14 (19.18%) Brocade
5 14 (19.18%) Juniper
6 12 (16.44%) Veeam
7 11 (15.07%) Avaya
8 6 (8.22%) MobileIron
9 5 (6.85%) Mitel
9 5 (6.85%) Panasonic
10 4 (5.48%) Palo Alto
11 3 (4.11%) Civica
11 3 (4.11%) HP
11 3 (4.11%) NETGEAR
11 3 (4.11%) WatchGuard
12 2 (2.74%) Fortinet
12 2 (2.74%) Google
13 1 (1.37%) SonicWALL
13 1 (1.37%) Twitter