The first table below looks at the demand for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Bracknell region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank 67 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.19% 0.83% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% 2.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £62,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £60,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -33.60%
Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
199 168 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 38.79% 34.93% 37.36%
Number of salaries quoted 130 121 123
Average salary £45,000 £37,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.80% +9.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPLS
Berkshire

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

VPLS
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

VPLS Salary Trend in Bracknell

VPLS
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management

VPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001