The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,625 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -2.05%
VPLS
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
85 126 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 11.68% 15.63% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 83 111 183
Average salary £28,500 £41,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.48% -15.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPLS across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

VPLS
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

VPLS Salary Trend in Oxford

VPLS
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCIE
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) CCIP
1 6 (100.00%) CCDP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Redback
1 6 (100.00%) Network Design
1 6 (100.00%) JNCIE

VPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Architect
1 6 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Network Architect
1 6 (100.00%) IP Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCIE
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) CCIP
1 6 (100.00%) CCDP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) JNCIE
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) Redback