The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 - - 51
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon - - 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
VPLS
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 60 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 26.83% 21.58% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 47 49 92
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

VPLS
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

VPLS Salary Trend in Croydon