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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 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 County Antrim - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
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
23 9 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 19.83% 12.68% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 30
Average salary £33,000 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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