The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - - 260
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.062%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +17.14%
VPLS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1539 1634 1673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.82% 19.63% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1145 1278 1326
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,007 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VPLS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

VPLS Salary Trend in the East of England

VPLS
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) NGN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure

VPLS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) NGN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Sales Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware