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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - 184 168
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.25% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.07% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 18
Average salary - £39,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.48%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +18.05%
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
819 934 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.51% 23.34% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 641 789 682
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPLS across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIA
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (50.00%) RSVP
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) SONET
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCIP
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SDH
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN

VPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) SONET
2 1 (50.00%) RSVP
2 1 (50.00%) SDH
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIA
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCIP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper