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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank 604 585 626
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +41
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 54 73 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.80% 0.94% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 32 66 62
Median salary £52,500 £47,600 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +5.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +19.04%
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
6713 7738 7733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.95% 17.39% 15.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5729 6463 6345
Median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +47 30 £41,500 -19.02%
VPLS
England

VPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 119 (95.97%) MPLS
2 98 (79.03%) BGP
3 77 (62.10%) Cisco
4 72 (58.06%) Telecoms
5 65 (52.42%) WAN
6 63 (50.81%) VPN
7 60 (48.39%) Firewall
8 53 (42.74%) OSPF
9 51 (41.13%) Cisco Certification
10 49 (39.52%) LAN
11 45 (36.29%) Juniper
12 39 (31.45%) CCNP
13 35 (28.23%) EIGRP
14 34 (27.42%) VoIP
15 33 (26.61%) F5
16 31 (25.00%) Wireless
17 29 (23.39%) Internet
18 28 (22.58%) Palo Alto
19 26 (20.97%) ITIL
20 23 (18.55%) Junos
20 23 (18.55%) Degree
21 22 (17.74%) CCNA
21 22 (17.74%) Data Centre
22 21 (16.94%) Network Design
22 21 (16.94%) Cisco CUCM
23 20 (16.13%) Finance
24 19 (15.32%) IPsec
24 19 (15.32%) DMZ
24 19 (15.32%) SSL
24 19 (15.32%) Cisco IOS

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 8 (6.45%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.81%) IIS
2 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (7.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.03%) MS Office
3 4 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (4.03%) IaaS
3 2 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.81%) PaaS
4 1 (0.81%) SaaS
4 1 (0.81%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 119 (95.97%) MPLS
2 98 (79.03%) BGP
3 65 (52.42%) WAN
4 63 (50.81%) VPN
5 60 (48.39%) Firewall
6 53 (42.74%) OSPF
7 49 (39.52%) LAN
8 35 (28.23%) EIGRP
9 34 (27.42%) VoIP
10 31 (25.00%) Wireless
11 29 (23.39%) Internet
12 23 (18.55%) Junos
13 19 (15.32%) Cisco IOS
13 19 (15.32%) Cisco Wireless
13 19 (15.32%) DMZ
13 19 (15.32%) IPsec
13 19 (15.32%) SSL
14 16 (12.90%) Network Security
14 16 (12.90%) VLAN
14 16 (12.90%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (5.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 72 (58.06%) Telecoms
2 20 (16.13%) Finance
3 8 (6.45%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.65%) Electronics
4 7 (5.65%) Marketing
5 3 (2.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 89 (71.77%) Network Engineer
2 29 (23.39%) Network Support
3 26 (20.97%) Network Support Engineer
3 26 (20.97%) Support Engineer
4 19 (15.32%) Core Network Engineer
5 18 (14.52%) NOC Engineer
6 14 (11.29%) Cisco Engineer
6 14 (11.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 14 (11.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (10.48%) Architect
7 13 (10.48%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (9.68%) Juniper Engineer
9 10 (8.06%) Infrastructure Architect
9 10 (8.06%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
9 10 (8.06%) Network Architect
9 10 (8.06%) Network Infrastructure Architect
9 10 (8.06%) WAN Engineer
10 8 (6.45%) Administrator
10 8 (6.45%) Consultant
10 8 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.26%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.42%) XMPP
3 1 (0.81%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.74%) Data Centre
2 14 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.65%) Clustering
4 4 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.42%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.61%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.81%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.81%) Equities
7 1 (0.81%) Eurex
7 1 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.81%) Replication
7 1 (0.81%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.81%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.90%) Windows
2 12 (9.68%) Linux
3 11 (8.87%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.23%) Solaris
6 2 (1.61%) CatOS
6 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.97%) ITIL
2 21 (16.94%) Network Design
3 13 (10.48%) Capacity Planning
3 13 (10.48%) Network Load Balancing
3 13 (10.48%) Time Management
4 10 (8.06%) Presales
5 9 (7.26%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (5.65%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (5.65%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (5.65%) Programme Management
6 7 (5.65%) Security Testing
6 7 (5.65%) Web Filtering
7 6 (4.84%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (4.03%) Capacity Management
9 4 (3.23%) Change Management
9 4 (3.23%) High Availability
9 4 (3.23%) SIEM
10 3 (2.42%) OpenUP
10 3 (2.42%) Product Management
11 2 (1.61%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.45%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.65%) SQL
3 3 (2.42%) Bash Shell
3 3 (2.42%) Perl
3 3 (2.42%) Python
4 1 (0.81%) C
4 1 (0.81%) Java
4 1 (0.81%) Korn
4 1 (0.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 51 (41.13%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (31.45%) CCNP
3 23 (18.55%) Degree
4 22 (17.74%) CCNA
5 17 (13.71%) JNCIA
6 15 (12.10%) JNCIS
7 9 (7.26%) CCVP
8 8 (6.45%) CCIP
9 5 (4.03%) CCIE
10 4 (3.23%) CCSP
11 3 (2.42%) CISSP
11 3 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (2.42%) JNCIE
12 2 (1.61%) CCDP
12 2 (1.61%) JNCIP
12 2 (1.61%) MCSA
12 2 (1.61%) MCSE
12 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.81%) CCDA
13 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) QA
1 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (8.06%) Active Directory
1 10 (8.06%) vSphere
2 7 (5.65%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (5.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.61%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.61%) vCloud
3 2 (1.61%) XenApp
4 1 (0.81%) Snort
4 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.81%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (16.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (7.26%) SCCM
3 8 (6.45%) Nagios
4 3 (2.42%) Cacti
4 3 (2.42%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (2.42%) OpenView
4 3 (2.42%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.61%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.81%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.81%) Ansible
6 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.81%) Iperf
6 1 (0.81%) QRadar
6 1 (0.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.81%) TrustSec
6 1 (0.81%) WMI
Vendors
1 77 (62.10%) Cisco
2 45 (36.29%) Juniper
3 33 (26.61%) F5
4 28 (22.58%) Palo Alto
5 15 (12.10%) VMware
6 13 (10.48%) Microsoft
7 11 (8.87%) Riverbed
8 9 (7.26%) Blue Coat
9 8 (6.45%) CheckPoint
9 8 (6.45%) Meraki
9 8 (6.45%) NetApp
10 7 (5.65%) Red Hat
10 7 (5.65%) SAP
11 6 (4.84%) BroadSoft
11 6 (4.84%) HP
12 4 (3.23%) Citrix
12 4 (3.23%) EMC
13 3 (2.42%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 3 (2.42%) Siebel
13 3 (2.42%) Symantec
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