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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
England / London
Rank 522 585 540
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -45
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 68 54 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.13% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.28% 0.84% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 57 49 106
Median salary £57,500 £44,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.68% -8.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £36,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -10.52%

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
5308 6407 7492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.69% 15.79% 17.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4471 5434 6289
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +18 9 £51,250 +16.47% 3
Hounslow - 4 £47,500 -
Canary Wharf - 4 £70,000 -
Croydon - 3 £55,000 - 1
VPLS
England

VPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 103 (83.06%) MPLS
2 101 (81.45%) Cisco
3 77 (62.10%) Cisco Certification
4 75 (60.48%) VPN
5 70 (56.45%) Firewall
6 65 (52.42%) CCNP
7 53 (42.74%) Network Security
8 51 (41.13%) WAN
9 49 (39.52%) BGP
10 46 (37.10%) Juniper
11 38 (30.65%) OSPF
12 36 (29.03%) Network Design
13 32 (25.81%) Junos
13 32 (25.81%) VoIP
14 29 (23.39%) Data Centre
15 28 (22.58%) Wireless
16 27 (21.77%) DNS
16 27 (21.77%) F5
16 27 (21.77%) Cisco Nexus
16 27 (21.77%) Analytical Skills
16 27 (21.77%) Cisco ASA
17 25 (20.16%) DHCP
18 24 (19.35%) LAN
18 24 (19.35%) CheckPoint
18 24 (19.35%) SolarWinds
19 22 (17.74%) Multicast
19 22 (17.74%) CCNA
19 22 (17.74%) Windows
20 21 (16.94%) CCIE
20 21 (16.94%) Presales

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 5 (4.03%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.42%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (4.84%) MS Excel
1 6 (4.84%) MS Office
2 5 (4.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.81%) IaaS
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 103 (83.06%) MPLS
2 75 (60.48%) VPN
3 70 (56.45%) Firewall
4 53 (42.74%) Network Security
5 51 (41.13%) WAN
6 49 (39.52%) BGP
7 38 (30.65%) OSPF
8 32 (25.81%) Junos
8 32 (25.81%) VoIP
9 28 (22.58%) Wireless
10 27 (21.77%) Cisco ASA
10 27 (21.77%) Cisco Nexus
10 27 (21.77%) DNS
11 25 (20.16%) DHCP
12 24 (19.35%) LAN
13 22 (17.74%) Multicast
14 20 (16.13%) DMZ
14 20 (16.13%) VLAN
15 19 (15.32%) RSVP
16 18 (14.52%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.61%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 20 (16.13%) Telecoms
2 14 (11.29%) Finance
3 7 (5.65%) Marketing
4 4 (3.23%) Brand Awareness
4 4 (3.23%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.42%) Electronics
5 3 (2.42%) French Language
5 3 (2.42%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.61%) Banking
6 2 (1.61%) Legal
7 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (60.48%) Network Engineer
2 21 (16.94%) Juniper Engineer
3 19 (15.32%) Senior Network Engineer
4 17 (13.71%) Cisco Engineer
4 17 (13.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 14 (11.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 13 (10.48%) Network Security Engineer
6 13 (10.48%) Security Engineer
7 12 (9.68%) Architect
7 12 (9.68%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 12 (9.68%) Senior Security Engineer
8 10 (8.06%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 10 (8.06%) Cisco Architect
8 10 (8.06%) Cisco Network Architect
8 10 (8.06%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (7.26%) Cisco Solutions Architect
10 7 (5.65%) Consultant
10 7 (5.65%) Presales Consultant
10 7 (5.65%) Technical Consultant
10 7 (5.65%) Technical Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.42%) REST
2 1 (0.81%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 29 (23.39%) Data Centre
2 27 (21.77%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (11.29%) Virtual Team
4 5 (4.03%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.42%) Eurex
6 2 (1.61%) Clustering
7 1 (0.81%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.81%) IPTV
7 1 (0.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.74%) Windows
2 14 (11.29%) Linux
3 12 (9.68%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.03%) Solaris
5 4 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.61%) CatOS
6 2 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.81%) Unix
7 1 (0.81%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.03%) Network Design
2 21 (16.94%) Presales
3 20 (16.13%) Network Management
4 18 (14.52%) ITIL
5 14 (11.29%) Load Balancing
6 9 (7.26%) Change Management
6 9 (7.26%) Network Monitoring
7 8 (6.45%) Low Latency
7 8 (6.45%) Network Architecture
7 8 (6.45%) Network Load Balancing
8 7 (5.65%) Mentoring
9 6 (4.84%) Business Development
9 6 (4.84%) High Availability
10 5 (4.03%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (4.03%) Functional Testing
10 5 (4.03%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (4.03%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (4.03%) Procure-to-Pay
10 5 (4.03%) Test Automation
10 5 (4.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.45%) Python
2 3 (2.42%) SQL
3 2 (1.61%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.81%) Perl
4 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 77 (62.10%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (52.42%) CCNP
3 22 (17.74%) CCNA
4 21 (16.94%) CCIE
5 17 (13.71%) JNCIS
6 14 (11.29%) Degree
6 14 (11.29%) JNCIP
7 6 (4.84%) CCIP
8 5 (4.03%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.61%) MCSE
11 1 (0.81%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.81%) CCSP
11 1 (0.81%) CEH
11 1 (0.81%) MCSA
11 1 (0.81%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.84%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 13 (10.48%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.42%) vSphere
5 2 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.81%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (14.52%) Nagios
2 15 (12.10%) Cisco Prime
3 9 (7.26%) HAProxy
4 8 (6.45%) Cacti
5 5 (4.03%) OpenView
5 5 (4.03%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (2.42%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (2.42%) Puppet
7 2 (1.61%) SCCM
8 1 (0.81%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 101 (81.45%) Cisco
2 46 (37.10%) Juniper
3 27 (21.77%) F5
4 24 (19.35%) CheckPoint
4 24 (19.35%) SolarWinds
5 20 (16.13%) Palo Alto
6 19 (15.32%) Fortinet
7 16 (12.90%) VMware
8 14 (11.29%) SonicWALL
9 13 (10.48%) Microsoft
10 10 (8.06%) HP
11 9 (7.26%) Riverbed
11 9 (7.26%) WatchGuard
12 8 (6.45%) Meraki
13 7 (5.65%) NetApp
14 6 (4.84%) EMC
15 5 (4.03%) Avaya
15 5 (4.03%) Huawei
15 5 (4.03%) Nokia
15 5 (4.03%) Salesforce.com
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