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 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - 42
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -
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
30 36 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 18.87% 15.32% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 37
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,041 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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