The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Wales / South Wales
Rank - 98 99
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 0.081% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.41% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £60,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -22.22% -10.00%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 131 242 297
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 15.21% 19.48% 25.34%
Number of salaries quoted 124 213 228
Median salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.63% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £59,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

VPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

VPLS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for VPLS in South Wales
South Wales
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits + Work From Home
Posted: 3 days ago