Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 52 54
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire - 0.26% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.47% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Shropshire median annual salary - - £33,375
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% +15.00% +17.65%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 95 68 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 31.35% 17.89% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 46 49 66
Shropshire median annual salary £32,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% -10.00% -16.17%
10th Percentile £17,500 £20,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £58,125 £46,125 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

VPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VPLS in Shropshire

VPLS
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for VPLS in Shropshire