The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Malling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - - 16
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling - - 9.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +17.14%
VPLS
Kent

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Malling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 8 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 15.79% 16.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 41
Average salary £41,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,200 £55,000 £75,600
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VPLS across the West Malling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

VPLS
Salary Trend in West Malling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPLS across the West Malling region.

VPLS Salary Trend in West Malling