The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 46 35
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 1.75% 2.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 15.15% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 6
Median salary - £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
UK excluding London median salary £48,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.22% -
MPLS
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 33 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 23.66% 11.58% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 18 27 22
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

MPLS
Salary Trend in Chester

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Chester