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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - - 14
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling - - 6.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+39.24% +12.85%
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
2 7 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 9.52% 14.00% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 31
Average salary £58,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,700 £55,000 £51,430
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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