Period
to 20 May 2018

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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 53 -
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire - 2.76% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 11.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Shropshire median annual salary - £35,000 -
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +35.71% -17.65% -5.56%

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 62 92 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 22.88% 23.06% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 29 63 56
Shropshire median annual salary £36,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.77% -13.33% +17.19%
10th Percentile £20,500 £23,300 £27,250
90th Percentile £61,000 £57,500 £49,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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