Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for VPLS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPLS over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
South London > Croydon
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 49 64
Rank change year-on-year -7 +15 -
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.17% 1.70% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.11% 9.09% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 1
Croydon median annual salary £37,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.82% +15.79% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £44,375 £46,250
90th Percentile £48,125 £58,750 £48,750
South London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -21.05% -

VPLS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Croydon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 74 66 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 14.45% 18.75% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 64 53 148
Croydon median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +29.31%
10th Percentile £22,575 £17,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,106 £54,350 £63,750
South London median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +8.97%

VPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings citing VPLS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

Job vacancy trend for VPLS in Croydon

VPLS
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for VPLS in Croydon

VPLS
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPLS in Croydon over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for VPLS in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing VPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for VPLS.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) JNCIA
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
3 1 (16.67%) RSVP
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) RIP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) JNCIS
3 1 (16.67%) JNCIP
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security

VPLS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) OSPF
2 1 (16.67%) RIP
2 1 (16.67%) RSVP
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) IP Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Support
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper Support
2 5 (83.33%) NOC Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Support Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 3 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) IP Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) JNCIA
3 1 (16.67%) JNCIP
3 1 (16.67%) JNCIS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper