The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - 89 -
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire - 0.30% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+3.88% -25.00%
VPLS
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
234 150 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.75% 15.17% 26.64%
Number of salaries quoted 198 127 284
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +30.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £46,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000