The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - 51 -
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 0.34% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £65,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
VPLS
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
93 36 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 19.70% 12.37% 24.54%
Number of salaries quoted 79 29 58
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000