The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
VPLS
Northern Ireland

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

Communications & Networking Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 58 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 26.58% 32.04% 23.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 9
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -37.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £30,050
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPLS across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

VPLS
Salary Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPLS across the County Antrim region.

VPLS Salary Trend in County Antrim