The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 227 246 245
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 1 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.019% 0.083% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.54% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 10
Median salary £36,000 £42,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% -24.44%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
755 919 1149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.64% 15.25% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 628 740 913
Median salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

VPLS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

VPLS Salary Trend in Yorkshire

VPLS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPLS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire +20 1 £36,000 -17.71%
VPLS
England

VPLS
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 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 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