The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 203 208
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.090% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.66% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Median salary - £43,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -10.52%

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
452 609 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.68% 13.69% 16.44%
Number of salaries quoted 394 518 650
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

VPLS
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VPLS Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

VPLS
Top 11 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VPLS.

1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE

VPLS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms Specialist
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds