The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank 127 131 130
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 10 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.44% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.53% 1.01% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £39,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+39.24% +9.72%
VPLS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
396 396 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.38% 17.98% 18.61%
Number of salaries quoted 300 327 306
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

VPLS
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VPLS Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

VPLS
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPLS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Marlow - 5 - -
High Wycombe - 4 £55,000 - 3
VPLS
South East

VPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) BGP
3 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (60.00%) F5
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (50.00%) Problem Management
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 5 (50.00%) MPLS
5 5 (50.00%) LAN
5 5 (50.00%) WAN
6 4 (40.00%) CCNP
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (40.00%) Network Security
7 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (30.00%) Operations Management
7 3 (30.00%) Wireless
7 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
7 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (30.00%) IPsec
7 3 (30.00%) Spanning Tree
7 3 (30.00%) Blue Coat
7 3 (30.00%) BIG-IP
7 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (30.00%) EIGRP

VPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 8 (80.00%) BGP
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (50.00%) MPLS
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) Network Security
5 3 (30.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (30.00%) IPsec
5 3 (30.00%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (30.00%) BIG-IP
5 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (30.00%) OSPF
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) PBX
6 2 (20.00%) ADSL
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Network Team Leader
1 3 (30.00%) Team Leader
1 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) NOC Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) Operations Management
2 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Network Management
3 2 (20.00%) OpenUP
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) People Management
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCNP
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) F5
3 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (30.00%) Blue Coat
5 2 (20.00%) BT
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago