Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 240 252 266
Rank change year-on-year +12 +14 +13
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 31 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.45% 0.016% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.90% 0.072% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35 0 13
Hampshire median annual salary £36,000 - £40,000
10th Percentile £32,500 - £32,700
90th Percentile £40,000 - £55,000
South East median annual salary £37,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -31.82% - +10.00%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,069 1,388 1,448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 15.48% 22.56% 20.64%
Number of salaries quoted 875 1,108 1,253
Hampshire median annual salary £39,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.06% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,375
% change year-on-year -5.56% +1.41% +10.94%

VPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VPLS in Hampshire

VPLS
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for VPLS in Hampshire

VPLS
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

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

Salary histogram for VPLS in Hampshire

VPLS
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPLS within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 22 £35,000 - 1
VPLS
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for VPLS.

1 28 (90.32%) MPLS
1 28 (90.32%) OSPF
1 28 (90.32%) BGP
2 19 (61.29%) Firewall
2 19 (61.29%) Clustering
2 19 (61.29%) Perl
2 19 (61.29%) SQL
2 19 (61.29%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) Linux
2 19 (61.29%) Python
2 19 (61.29%) WAN
2 19 (61.29%) DHCP
2 19 (61.29%) HTTP
2 19 (61.29%) RIP
2 19 (61.29%) DNS
2 19 (61.29%) SSL
2 19 (61.29%) IPsec
2 19 (61.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (61.29%) Load Balancing
2 19 (61.29%) PCI DSS
2 19 (61.29%) PowerShell
2 19 (61.29%) HIPAA
2 19 (61.29%) Bash Shell
2 19 (61.29%) High Availability
2 19 (61.29%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (61.29%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (61.29%) Terraform
2 19 (61.29%) Task Automation
3 12 (38.71%) Cisco
3 12 (38.71%) CCNA

VPLS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (90.32%) BGP
1 28 (90.32%) MPLS
1 28 (90.32%) OSPF
2 19 (61.29%) DHCP
2 19 (61.29%) DNS
2 19 (61.29%) Firewall
2 19 (61.29%) HTTP
2 19 (61.29%) IPsec
2 19 (61.29%) RIP
2 19 (61.29%) SSL
2 19 (61.29%) WAN
3 12 (38.71%) Internet
3 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
4 9 (29.03%) Ethernet
4 9 (29.03%) HSRP
4 9 (29.03%) IPv6
4 9 (29.03%) RSVP
4 9 (29.03%) SDH
4 9 (29.03%) SONET
4 9 (29.03%) VLAN
General
1 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Network Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) IP Network Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Juniper Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Provisioning Engineer
3 1 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (3.23%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 19 (61.29%) Analytical Skills
1 19 (61.29%) Clustering
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Linux
1 19 (61.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) High Availability
1 19 (61.29%) Load Balancing
1 19 (61.29%) Task Automation
2 8 (25.81%) Process Management
3 5 (16.13%) CRM
4 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.68%) Service Design
6 1 (3.23%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) Bash Shell
1 19 (61.29%) Perl
1 19 (61.29%) PowerShell
1 19 (61.29%) Python
1 19 (61.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) CCNA
1 12 (38.71%) CCNP
1 12 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (22.58%) CCIP
3 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (61.29%) HIPAA
1 19 (61.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 19 (61.29%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 19 (61.29%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (61.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Cisco
1 12 (38.71%) Juniper
2 4 (12.90%) Nokia