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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -1.47%
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
274 180 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.68% 16.73% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 203 138 155
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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