The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 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 South Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +16.66%
VPLS
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
154 185 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.86% 18.23% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 112 138 95
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £23,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

VPLS
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VPLS Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

VPLS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCIE
1 4 (100.00%) CCSP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Network Design
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 4 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 4 (100.00%) Multicast

VPLS
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 4 (100.00%) Multicast
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) IP Network Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) IP Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior IP Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCIE
1 4 (100.00%) CCSP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIE
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper