The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - - 16
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick - - 6.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.54%
VPLS
West Sussex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 9 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 21.25% 9.78% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 32
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

VPLS
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

VPLS Salary Trend in Gatwick