The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank 189 - 222
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 10 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.23% - 0.075%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% - 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 4
Average salary £50,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+39.24% +12.85%
VPLS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
922 958 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 21.04% 18.70% 22.94%
Number of salaries quoted 809 788 1012
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

VPLS
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

VPLS Salary Trend in Surrey

VPLS
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPLS across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VPLS Salary Histogram in Surrey

VPLS
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPLS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Epsom - 4 £37,500 -
Oxted - 4 £55,000 -
VPLS
South East

VPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 (60.00%) WAN
1 6 (60.00%) VPN
1 6 (60.00%) MPLS
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) Business Development
2 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (40.00%) ProCurve
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (40.00%) Office 365
2 4 (40.00%) FortiGate
3 2 (20.00%) Multicast
3 2 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) xDSL
3 2 (20.00%) FCoE
3 2 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (20.00%) 4G
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (20.00%) JNCIS
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) 3G
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) LAN

VPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) WAN
1 6 (60.00%) VPN
1 6 (60.00%) MPLS
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (20.00%) Multicast
3 2 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (20.00%) xDSL
3 2 (20.00%) FCoE
3 2 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (20.00%) 4G
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (20.00%) 3G
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) RIP
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) SSL
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Sales Executive
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support
2 2 (20.00%) Sales Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Development
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) B2B
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) JNCIS
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) HP
1 4 (40.00%) ProCurve
2 2 (20.00%) Juniper
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco