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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank 123 125 132
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.14% 0.20% 0.048%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% 1.06% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £26,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.81% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.76%
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
356 376 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.60% 18.81% 23.86%
Number of salaries quoted 248 265 433
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPLS across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

VPLS Salary Histogram 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 28 November 2014. 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
High Wycombe - 1 £55,000 - 1
VPLS
South East

VPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) PBX
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

VPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) PBX
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
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