The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank 251 257 223
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -34
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 5 7 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.079% 0.098% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.59% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 26
Average salary £42,500 £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
VPLS
England

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
948 1196 1254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.04% 16.68% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 795 946 842
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPLS across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VPLS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

VPLS Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

VPLS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPLS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
West Yorkshire -6 4 £43,750 -16.66% 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
VPLS
England

VPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) Network Design
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) SSL
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) PPP
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) CommVault
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (40.00%) L2TP
4 2 (40.00%) VRRP
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) IPsec
4 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (40.00%) BCP
4 2 (40.00%) HSRP
4 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (40.00%) Coaching

VPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) DMVPN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) HSRP
3 2 (40.00%) IOS XR
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) L2TP
3 2 (40.00%) PPP
3 2 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) VRRP
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Implementation Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Implementation Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Firewall Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) BCP
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCDA
2 1 (20.00%) CCDP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) CCSA
2 1 (20.00%) CCSE
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) CommVault
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
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