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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - - 85
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
VPLS
Yorkshire

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
119 150 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.46% 18.68% 17.77%
Number of salaries quoted 94 134 134
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £60,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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