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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - - 15
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling - - 8.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+12.99% +14.93%
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 6 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 14.63% 15.79% 55.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 31
Average salary £42,500 £51,430 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.36% +58.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £75,600
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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