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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - - 16
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick - - 4.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+13.09% +15.06%
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
18 14 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 20.45% 12.61% 42.05%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 31
Average salary £27,000 £33,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.79% -21.76%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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