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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - - 78
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - - 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+26.58% +12.85%
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
140 81 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 18.59% 9.04% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 117 75 154
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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