The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - 59 -
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon - 0.54% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.88% -10.00%
VPLS
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
132 69 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.44% 12.32% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 112 68 83
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000