The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - - 65
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough - - 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,625 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -2.05%
VPLS
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
160 146 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 25.00% 24.62% 22.88%
Number of salaries quoted 101 123 118
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

VPLS
Salary Trend in Slough

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

VPLS Salary Trend in Slough