The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - 182 194
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.18% 0.053%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.91% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Median salary - £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +21.21%
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 Hampshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
712 661 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.33% 19.37% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 576 550 697
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire region citing VPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

VPLS
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

VPLS Salary Trend in Hampshire

VPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing VPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for VPLS.

1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
2 6 (75.00%) OSPF
2 6 (75.00%) VLAN
2 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) DHCP
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) MCSE
3 4 (50.00%) MCSA
3 4 (50.00%) BGP
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Clustering
4 2 (25.00%) SCSA
4 2 (25.00%) Service Design
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) IPsec
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Process Management

VPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
2 6 (75.00%) DHCP
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) OSPF
2 6 (75.00%) VLAN
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) BGP
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (25.00%) DSL
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) IPsec
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) RSVP
4 2 (25.00%) SDH
4 2 (25.00%) SONET
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
1 2 (25.00%) High Availability
1 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (25.00%) Process Management
1 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (25.00%) Service Design
1 2 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) Python
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNA
1 4 (50.00%) CCNP
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (50.00%) MCSA
1 4 (50.00%) MCSE
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCIP
2 2 (25.00%) HNC
2 2 (25.00%) RHCE
2 2 (25.00%) RHCSA
2 2 (25.00%) SCSA
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) HIPAA
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) pfSense
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Xen
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Aruba
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (25.00%) Veeam