The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
MPLS
County Antrim

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

Communications & Networking Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 5 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 17.22% 10.87% 47.55%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 28
Median salary £38,000 £36,250 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.82% +39.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

MPLS
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Belfast