The first table below looks at the demand for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank 104 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.36% 0.14% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.61% 0.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £36,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -24.21%
Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
310 300 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 22.22% 20.86% 17.40%
Number of salaries quoted 275 260 222
Average salary £35,000 £43,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.54% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VPLS
South East

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

VPLS
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

VPLS Salary Trend in West Sussex

VPLS
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPLS across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

VPLS Salary Histogram in West Sussex

VPLS
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPLS within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Horsham - 3 £57,500 -
Crawley +11 2 £37,500 -
VPLS
South East

VPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) CCNP
4 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (30.00%) CCDP
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) SAN
5 3 (30.00%) OSPF
5 3 (30.00%) BGP
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
6 2 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (20.00%) 4G
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (20.00%) Riverbed
6 2 (20.00%) WLAN
6 2 (20.00%) CCIE
6 2 (20.00%) DHCP
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) 3G
6 2 (20.00%) Firewall
6 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi

VPLS
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
2 3 (30.00%) OSPF
2 3 (30.00%) BGP
2 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 2 (20.00%) 3G
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (20.00%) 4G
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) WLAN
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) CCDP
4 2 (20.00%) CCIE
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (20.00%) BT