The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - 71 78
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.56% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.00% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Average salary - £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
VPLS
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
111 80 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 14.53% 11.16% 15.76%
Number of salaries quoted 87 64 133
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

VPLS
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

VPLS Salary Trend in Oxford