The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - 45
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - - 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
MPLS
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
67 55 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 20.55% 20.37% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 60 52 54
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

MPLS
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Bedford