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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - - 60
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon - - 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.99% +10.62%
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
110 123 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.84% 18.78% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 103 106 62
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £28,080
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -