The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton 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 - 34 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 0.64% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 9.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
12 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 15.79% 7.01% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 6
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,550 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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