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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - - 12
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling - - 3.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+13.09% +15.06%
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
3 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 30.00% 11.11% 58.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 16
Average salary £70,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% +6.66%
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