The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.89%
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
76 83 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 17.88% 26.10% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 68 75 49
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -