Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for VPLS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VPLS over the 6 months to 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 95 -
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent - 1.35% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 0
Kent median annual salary - £55,000 -
South East median annual salary £58,750 £37,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +56.67% -31.82% -

VPLS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 144 243 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 16.40% 19.32% 19.20%
Number of salaries quoted 129 207 245
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,550 £25,000
90th Percentile £53,850 £64,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%

VPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing VPLS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for VPLS in Kent

VPLS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for VPLS in Kent