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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - - 248
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 22
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
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
992 1153 1597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.06% 15.96% 20.85%
Number of salaries quoted 806 955 1283
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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