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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - - 59
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon - - 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +18.05%
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
114 84 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.87% 15.94% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 107 71 62
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -