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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank 124 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 5 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.74% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.05% 2.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 0
Median salary £90,000 £67,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +21.95%
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
477 612 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.03% 26.59% 32.36%
Number of salaries quoted 364 377 455
Median salary £55,000 £46,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.27% -1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 25 June 2016.

VPLS Salary Histogram in Reading

VPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 15 (88.24%) BGP
2 15 (88.24%) CCIE
2 15 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (88.24%) Multicast
3 14 (82.35%) IPsec
4 10 (58.82%) Marketing
5 9 (52.94%) Network Security
5 9 (52.94%) Data Centre
5 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
5 9 (52.94%) Firewall
5 9 (52.94%) Juniper
5 9 (52.94%) Cisco
5 9 (52.94%) LAN
6 8 (47.06%) IPv6
6 8 (47.06%) 3G
6 8 (47.06%) DSLAM
6 8 (47.06%) 2G
6 8 (47.06%) RSVP
6 8 (47.06%) LTE
6 8 (47.06%) Product Management
6 8 (47.06%) Customer Engagement
6 8 (47.06%) GPON
6 8 (47.06%) IPTV
6 8 (47.06%) VLAN
7 7 (41.18%) Time Management
7 7 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (41.18%) Spanning Tree
7 7 (41.18%) Presales

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:

Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) MPLS
1 17 (100.00%) VPN
2 15 (88.24%) BGP
2 15 (88.24%) Multicast
3 14 (82.35%) IPsec
4 9 (52.94%) Firewall
4 9 (52.94%) LAN
4 9 (52.94%) Network Security
5 8 (47.06%) 2G
5 8 (47.06%) 3G
5 8 (47.06%) DSLAM
5 8 (47.06%) GPON
5 8 (47.06%) IPv6
5 8 (47.06%) LTE
5 8 (47.06%) RSVP
5 8 (47.06%) VLAN
6 7 (41.18%) EIGRP
6 7 (41.18%) OSPF
6 7 (41.18%) SSL
6 7 (41.18%) Wireless
General
1 10 (58.82%) Marketing
2 9 (52.94%) 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 2 (11.76%) Presales Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Network Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Presales Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Sales Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Data Centre
2 8 (47.06%) IPTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Customer Engagement
1 8 (47.06%) Product Management
2 7 (41.18%) Migration
2 7 (41.18%) Presales
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) Time Management
3 2 (11.76%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) CCIE
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (41.18%) CCNP
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Cisco
1 9 (52.94%) Juniper
2 2 (11.76%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Huawei