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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - - 67
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough - - 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
119 148 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 24.14% 24.30% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 103 113 128
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
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