The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - - 93
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - - 0.095%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £20,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +18.05%
VPLS
East of 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 Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
193 201 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.53% 15.26% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 110 174 203
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VPLS
Salary Trend in Essex

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

VPLS Salary Trend in Essex