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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - - 85
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire - - 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+23.52% +18.05%
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
278 184 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 24.03% 18.81% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 240 150 124
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,377 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -