The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank 133 133 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 4 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.22% 0.76% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.80% 2.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 0
Median salary £100,000 £67,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £50,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +16.27%
VPLS
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
503 615 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.08% 27.65% 31.74%
Number of salaries quoted 375 388 402
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VPLS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

VPLS Salary Trend in Reading

VPLS
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPLS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

VPLS Salary Histogram in Reading

VPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 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 Reading region with a requirement for VPLS.

1 17 (100.00%) VPN
1 17 (100.00%) MPLS
2 16 (94.12%) BGP
2 16 (94.12%) CCIE
2 16 (94.12%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (94.12%) Multicast
3 15 (88.24%) IPsec
4 10 (58.82%) Marketing
5 9 (52.94%) IPTV
5 9 (52.94%) VLAN
5 9 (52.94%) LTE
5 9 (52.94%) Product Management
5 9 (52.94%) GPON
5 9 (52.94%) RSVP
5 9 (52.94%) 3G
5 9 (52.94%) 2G
5 9 (52.94%) DSLAM
5 9 (52.94%) IPv6
6 8 (47.06%) Cisco
6 8 (47.06%) LAN
6 8 (47.06%) Juniper
6 8 (47.06%) Migration
6 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
6 8 (47.06%) Firewall
6 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
6 8 (47.06%) Customer Engagement
6 8 (47.06%) Network Security
7 7 (41.18%) Time Management
7 7 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (41.18%) Cisco PIX

VPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) MPLS
1 17 (100.00%) VPN
2 16 (94.12%) BGP
2 16 (94.12%) Multicast
3 15 (88.24%) IPsec
4 9 (52.94%) 2G
4 9 (52.94%) 3G
4 9 (52.94%) DSLAM
4 9 (52.94%) GPON
4 9 (52.94%) IPv6
4 9 (52.94%) LTE
4 9 (52.94%) RSVP
4 9 (52.94%) VLAN
5 8 (47.06%) Firewall
5 8 (47.06%) LAN
5 8 (47.06%) Network Security
6 7 (41.18%) RIP
6 7 (41.18%) SSL
6 7 (41.18%) VoIP
6 7 (41.18%) WAN
General
1 10 (58.82%) Marketing
2 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
3 4 (23.53%) German Language
3 4 (23.53%) Italian Language
4 3 (17.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Consultant
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco Consultant
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 7 (41.18%) Juniper Consultant
2 7 (41.18%) Network Consultant
3 5 (29.41%) Sales Manager
4 3 (17.65%) IP Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) IP Expert
4 3 (17.65%) Sales Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) IP Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Presales Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Presales Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Sales Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) IPTV
2 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Product Management
2 8 (47.06%) Customer Engagement
2 8 (47.06%) Migration
3 7 (41.18%) Presales
3 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 7 (41.18%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) CCIE
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (41.18%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco
1 8 (47.06%) Juniper
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) Huawei