Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 303 337 356
Rank change year-on-year +34 +19 +6
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 6 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.061% 0.009% 0.046%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 0.056% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Yorkshire median annual salary £60,000 £36,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -28.00% -
England median annual salary £60,000 £51,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.94% +3.50% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1588 1786 2174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.11% 15.95% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1483 1779
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

VPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VPLS in Yorkshire

VPLS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for VPLS in Yorkshire

VPLS
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VPLS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VPLS in Yorkshire

VPLS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VPLS within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
West Yorkshire +20 5 £60,000 +66.67% 2
North Yorkshire - 1 £32,000 -
VPLS
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VPLS.

1 5 (83.33%) WAN
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) MPLS
1 5 (83.33%) VRRP
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) Network Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) HSRP
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) OSPF
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) DSL
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Intranet
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) VoIP
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
3 3 (50.00%) Creative Thinking
3 3 (50.00%) VLAN

VPLS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) HSRP
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) MPLS
1 5 (83.33%) VRRP
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) OSPF
3 3 (50.00%) DSL
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) Intranet
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) VLAN
3 3 (50.00%) VoIP
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) IPsec
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Network Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Creative Thinking
2 3 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
3 2 (33.33%) BCP
3 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Network Design
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Design
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Presales
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCDP
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) EMCIE
2 2 (33.33%) EMCTA
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) SAP