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

Location
3 months to
5 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 - - 7.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+22.69% +16.42%
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 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 14.29% 10.00% 72.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 27
Average salary £77,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+93.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £34,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,500 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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