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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - 46 -
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 0.38% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £65,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
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
81 33 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 18.33% 12.45% 21.85%
Number of salaries quoted 65 32 55
Average salary £50,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000