The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 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
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
22 10 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 20.56% 13.89% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 27
Average salary £33,000 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.79% -10.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within 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