The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - 39
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - - 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
MPLS
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 21.92% 17.14% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 16
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +41.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £25,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

MPLS
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Bolton