The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 128 132
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.28% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.01% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 7
Median salary - £90,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year - -26.82%  

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 Reading with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 358 496 592
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 27.82% 27.37% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 268 381 361
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

VPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

VPLS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for VPLS in Reading