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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank - - 90
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%

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
102 123 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.27% 17.52% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 79 101 134
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 £28,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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