The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank 563 636 590
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -46
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 71 39 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.088% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.13% 0.56% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 68 37 87
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.94%
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6266 6968 7790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.89% 15.66% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5386 5896 6458
Median salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in London

VPLS
Salary Trend in London

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

VPLS Salary Trend in London

VPLS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPLS across the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

VPLS Salary Histogram in London

VPLS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPLS within the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +82 22 £49,250 -10.45% 1
Croydon - 2 £47,500 -
VPLS
England

VPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 London region with a requirement for VPLS.

1 115 (91.27%) MPLS
2 81 (64.29%) BGP
3 74 (58.73%) Cisco
4 68 (53.97%) Firewall
5 64 (50.79%) WAN
6 61 (48.41%) Cisco Certification
7 56 (44.44%) VPN
8 54 (42.86%) Telecoms
9 46 (36.51%) LAN
10 45 (35.71%) OSPF
11 43 (34.13%) VoIP
12 42 (33.33%) ITIL
12 42 (33.33%) EIGRP
13 41 (32.54%) Wireless
14 38 (30.16%) CCNP
15 36 (28.57%) Juniper
16 33 (26.19%) CCNA
17 29 (23.02%) VRRP
18 28 (22.22%) Internet
19 25 (19.84%) DHCP
20 24 (19.05%) Degree
21 23 (18.25%) CheckPoint
21 23 (18.25%) Presales
22 22 (17.46%) Cisco CUCM
23 21 (16.67%) F5
23 21 (16.67%) DNS
24 20 (15.87%) VMware
24 20 (15.87%) Cisco Wireless
25 19 (15.08%) SSL
25 19 (15.08%) IP Telephony

VPLS
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 13 (10.32%) Skype for Business
2 6 (4.76%) OpenStack
3 5 (3.97%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.59%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.35%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.17%) IaaS
3 2 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.79%) PaaS
4 1 (0.79%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 115 (91.27%) MPLS
2 81 (64.29%) BGP
3 68 (53.97%) Firewall
4 64 (50.79%) WAN
5 56 (44.44%) VPN
6 46 (36.51%) LAN
7 45 (35.71%) OSPF
8 43 (34.13%) VoIP
9 42 (33.33%) EIGRP
10 41 (32.54%) Wireless
11 29 (23.02%) VRRP
12 28 (22.22%) Internet
13 25 (19.84%) DHCP
14 21 (16.67%) DNS
15 20 (15.87%) Cisco Wireless
16 19 (15.08%) IP Telephony
16 19 (15.08%) SSL
17 18 (14.29%) Unified Communications
18 17 (13.49%) HSRP
18 17 (13.49%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 54 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 10 (7.94%) Finance
3 5 (3.97%) Publishing
4 3 (2.38%) Marketing
5 2 (1.59%) French Language
6 1 (0.79%) Advertising
6 1 (0.79%) Electronics
6 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 66 (52.38%) Network Engineer
2 26 (20.63%) Cisco Engineer
2 26 (20.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 20 (15.87%) Consultant
4 18 (14.29%) NOC Engineer
4 18 (14.29%) Presales Consultant
5 16 (12.70%) WAN Engineer
6 15 (11.90%) Network Consultant
7 14 (11.11%) Network Support
8 13 (10.32%) Senior Network Engineer
8 13 (10.32%) Support Engineer
9 12 (9.52%) Cloud Consultant
9 12 (9.52%) Solutions Consultant
9 12 (9.52%) Voice Consultant
10 11 (8.73%) Core Network Engineer
10 11 (8.73%) Network Support Engineer
11 10 (7.94%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 10 (7.94%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
12 9 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (7.14%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.32%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.38%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.32%) Virtual Team
2 12 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.17%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.59%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.79%) Clustering
6 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.79%) Equities
6 1 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.79%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.70%) Windows
2 13 (10.32%) Windows Server
3 9 (7.14%) Linux
4 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.17%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (33.33%) ITIL
2 23 (18.25%) Presales
3 12 (9.52%) SIEM
3 12 (9.52%) Virtual Team Management
4 11 (8.73%) Change Management
4 11 (8.73%) Kalman Filter
4 11 (8.73%) Web Filtering
5 8 (6.35%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (6.35%) Load Balancing
6 7 (5.56%) Network Design
7 6 (4.76%) Capacity Management
7 6 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.97%) Investment Management
8 5 (3.97%) Network Management
9 4 (3.17%) Incident Management
9 4 (3.17%) Server Virtualisation
9 4 (3.17%) Service Management
9 4 (3.17%) Virtual Environments
10 3 (2.38%) Functional Testing
10 3 (2.38%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.17%) Python
2 2 (1.59%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.79%) Java
3 1 (0.79%) Korn
3 1 (0.79%) Ruby
3 1 (0.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (48.41%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (30.16%) CCNP
3 33 (26.19%) CCNA
4 24 (19.05%) Degree
5 16 (12.70%) JNCIA
6 10 (7.94%) CCVP
7 9 (7.14%) CCIE
8 5 (3.97%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.97%) MCSA
8 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (3.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (3.17%) MCITP
10 3 (2.38%) CCDP
10 3 (2.38%) CISSP
11 2 (1.59%) CCDA
11 2 (1.59%) JNCIE
11 2 (1.59%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.79%) JNCIP
12 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.79%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.73%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.73%) Hyper-V
2 10 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 8 (6.35%) vSphere
5 6 (4.76%) VMware ESX
6 5 (3.97%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (3.17%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.59%) vCloud
9 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.79%) Snort
9 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (17.46%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (5.56%) SCCM
3 5 (3.97%) Nagios
4 4 (3.17%) WSUS
5 3 (2.38%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (1.59%) Cacti
6 2 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.79%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.79%) Ansible
7 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.79%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.79%) TrustSec
7 1 (0.79%) WMI
Vendors
1 74 (58.73%) Cisco
2 36 (28.57%) Juniper
3 23 (18.25%) CheckPoint
4 21 (16.67%) F5
5 20 (15.87%) VMware
6 15 (11.90%) Meraki
7 13 (10.32%) BroadSoft
7 13 (10.32%) Palo Alto
8 11 (8.73%) HP
8 11 (8.73%) Riverbed
9 10 (7.94%) Blue Coat
10 9 (7.14%) Microsoft
11 7 (5.56%) Symantec
12 5 (3.97%) EMC
12 5 (3.97%) SolarWinds
13 4 (3.17%) Nokia
14 3 (2.38%) Citrix
14 3 (2.38%) Huawei
14 3 (2.38%) Siebel
15 2 (1.59%) Avaya
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