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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - - 38
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon - - 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
69 63 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 27.06% 26.69% 30.24%
Number of salaries quoted 59 58 61
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
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