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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - 9 -
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling - 13.95% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 27.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
4 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 13.33% 51.16% 28.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 17
Average salary £24,000 £30,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £57,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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