The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - - 261
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 19
Median salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
VPLS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1003 1225 1628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.50% 17.24% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 792 988 1293
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing VPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VPLS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

VPLS Salary Trend in the East of England