The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank - 10 11
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 4.88% 9.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 33.33% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 13
Median salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £48,938 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.93% +3.02%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Communications & Networking Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 17.39% 14.63% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 20
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,300 £40,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,050 £37,500 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of job ads across the Aberdeen region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

MPLS
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Aberdeen region.

MPLS Salary Trend in Aberdeen