The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank - - 91
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -10.52%

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
111 115 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.68% 14.63% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 97 97 126
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire region citing VPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

VPLS
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VPLS Salary Trend in South Yorkshire