The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for VPLS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank - 111 106
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.068% 0.070%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.34% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -19.44% -10.00%  

VPLS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 267 290 339
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 21.89% 19.65% 23.59%
Number of salaries quoted 214 232 273
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,435
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

VPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing VPLS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VPLS in Cambridge

VPLS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPLS in Cambridge.

Salary trend for VPLS in Cambridge