The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank 400 408 459
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +51
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 31 56 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.26% 0.082%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.80% 1.22% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 18
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +39.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £55,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-30.90% +30.95%
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3883 4596 4944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.30% 21.74% 21.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3186 3505 3870
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VPLS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VPLS Salary Trend in the South East

VPLS
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPLS across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

VPLS Salary Histogram in the South East

VPLS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPLS within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Berkshire +20 22 £55,000 -12.00%
Hampshire +17 9 £37,500 -10.28% 2
VPLS
England

VPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for VPLS.

1 51 (92.73%) MPLS
2 36 (65.45%) BGP
2 36 (65.45%) VPN
3 35 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (56.36%) WAN
5 30 (54.55%) IPsec
6 28 (50.91%) Firewall
7 26 (47.27%) VLAN
8 25 (45.45%) Cisco
9 24 (43.64%) TCP/IP
9 24 (43.64%) OSPF
10 23 (41.82%) CCNP
10 23 (41.82%) Presales
11 22 (40.00%) Multicast
11 22 (40.00%) CCIE
12 20 (36.36%) LAN
12 20 (36.36%) Marketing
13 19 (34.55%) Telecoms
13 19 (34.55%) Product Management
14 18 (32.73%) SSL
14 18 (32.73%) RIP
14 18 (32.73%) Juniper
15 17 (30.91%) IPv6
16 16 (29.09%) Data Centre
17 14 (25.45%) Ethernet
17 14 (25.45%) RSVP
18 13 (23.64%) Windows
18 13 (23.64%) Network Security
18 13 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
18 13 (23.64%) VMware

VPLS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (14.55%) OpenStack
1 8 (14.55%) Skype for Business
2 4 (7.27%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Office 365
2 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (92.73%) MPLS
2 36 (65.45%) BGP
2 36 (65.45%) VPN
3 31 (56.36%) WAN
4 30 (54.55%) IPsec
5 28 (50.91%) Firewall
6 26 (47.27%) VLAN
7 24 (43.64%) OSPF
7 24 (43.64%) TCP/IP
8 22 (40.00%) Multicast
9 20 (36.36%) LAN
10 18 (32.73%) RIP
10 18 (32.73%) SSL
11 17 (30.91%) IPv6
12 14 (25.45%) Ethernet
12 14 (25.45%) RSVP
13 13 (23.64%) Network Security
13 13 (23.64%) Spanning Tree
14 12 (21.82%) GPON
14 12 (21.82%) LTE
General
1 20 (36.36%) Marketing
2 19 (34.55%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.91%) Brand Awareness
3 6 (10.91%) Legal
4 4 (7.27%) German Language
4 4 (7.27%) Italian Language
5 3 (5.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) Consultant
2 11 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 10 (18.18%) Cisco Consultant
3 10 (18.18%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 10 (18.18%) Juniper Consultant
3 10 (18.18%) Network Consultant
3 10 (18.18%) Presales Consultant
4 9 (16.36%) Technical Consultant
4 9 (16.36%) Technical Presales Consultant
5 6 (10.91%) Business Manager
6 5 (9.09%) Sales Manager
7 4 (7.27%) Principal Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) Principal Technical Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) IP Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) IP Expert
8 3 (5.45%) Sales Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) Solutions Consultant
9 2 (3.64%) Administrator
9 2 (3.64%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Data Centre
2 12 (21.82%) IPTV
3 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (14.55%) Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Windows
2 9 (16.36%) Linux
3 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) Presales
2 19 (34.55%) Product Management
3 12 (21.82%) Customer Engagement
4 11 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 11 (20.00%) Migration
4 11 (20.00%) Time Management
5 10 (18.18%) Project Management
6 8 (14.55%) Capacity Management
6 8 (14.55%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (14.55%) High Availability
6 8 (14.55%) Use Case
7 7 (12.73%) Business Development
8 5 (9.09%) ITIL
8 5 (9.09%) Network Design
9 3 (5.45%) Network Management
10 2 (3.64%) CRM
10 2 (3.64%) Process Management
10 2 (3.64%) Service Design
11 1 (1.82%) ITIL V3
11 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) Perl
2 8 (14.55%) Bash Shell
2 8 (14.55%) PowerShell
2 8 (14.55%) Python
2 8 (14.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (41.82%) CCNP
3 22 (40.00%) CCIE
4 12 (21.82%) MCSA
4 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (18.18%) CCNA
6 8 (14.55%) MCSE
6 8 (14.55%) RHCE
6 8 (14.55%) RHCSA
6 8 (14.55%) SCSA
7 3 (5.45%) Check Point Certification
7 3 (5.45%) Degree
8 2 (3.64%) CCIP
9 1 (1.82%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) HIPAA
1 8 (14.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (14.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (21.82%) Hyper-V
3 8 (14.55%) Xen
4 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (45.45%) Cisco
2 18 (32.73%) Juniper
3 13 (23.64%) VMware
4 7 (12.73%) Siebel
5 5 (9.09%) Huawei
6 3 (5.45%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.45%) F5
7 2 (3.64%) HP
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