Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
South London > Croydon
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 51 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - -
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.29% 0.96% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.20% 3.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Croydon median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
South London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 83 131 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 23.71% 31.49% 22.09%
Number of salaries quoted 71 124 85
Croydon median annual salary £41,500 £43,750 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.14% +0.57% +8.75%
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,500 £23,541
90th Percentile £75,000 £57,175 £58,750
South London median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Croydon region with a requirement for VPLS.

1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) RSVP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Junos

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 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Junos
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) RSVP
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper Engineer
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) SonicWALL