The first table below looks at the demand for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Basingstoke region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank 71 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 10 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.42% 2.45% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.49% 6.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 0
Average salary £39,500 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £36,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -24.21%
Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
182 331 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 25.78% 38.67% 23.35%
Number of salaries quoted 144 185 114
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPLS
Hampshire

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPLS across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

VPLS
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPLS across the Basingstoke region.

VPLS Salary Trend in Basingstoke

VPLS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VPLS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPLS.

1 14 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) IPv6
1 14 (100.00%) MPLS
1 14 (100.00%) OSPF
1 14 (100.00%) BGP
1 14 (100.00%) Juniper
1 14 (100.00%) Internet
1 14 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (92.86%) SONET
2 13 (92.86%) SDH
3 10 (71.43%) Load Balancing
4 7 (50.00%) HSRP
4 7 (50.00%) VLAN
5 6 (42.86%) Ethernet
5 6 (42.86%) RSVP
6 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (28.57%) CCNP
8 3 (21.43%) CCNA
8 3 (21.43%) HND
8 3 (21.43%) JNCIA
9 1 (7.14%) GLBP

VPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VPLS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VPLS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 14 (100.00%) IPv6
1 14 (100.00%) MPLS
1 14 (100.00%) OSPF
1 14 (100.00%) BGP
1 14 (100.00%) Internet
2 13 (92.86%) SONET
2 13 (92.86%) SDH
3 7 (50.00%) HSRP
3 7 (50.00%) VLAN
4 6 (42.86%) Ethernet
4 6 (42.86%) RSVP
5 1 (7.14%) GLBP
General
1 14 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Load Balancing
2 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (28.57%) CCNP
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) HND
2 3 (21.43%) JNCIA
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Juniper