The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for VPLS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 260 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.032% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -25.00%  

VPLS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1103 1127 1666
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 17.72% 16.72% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 920 938 1247
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

VPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing VPLS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VPLS in the East of England

VPLS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for VPLS in the East of England

VPLS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPLS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
VPLS
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for VPLS.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control

VPLS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft