The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 162 178
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.070% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.46% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Median salary - £32,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -35.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% -25.00%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 349 436 559
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 13.92% 15.18% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 272 359 468
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% -8.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

VPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

VPLS
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for VPLS in Leeds