The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 32 34
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim - 0.66% 3.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.35% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
MPLS
Northern Ireland

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

Communications & Networking Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
69 23 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 40.12% 15.13% 44.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28 9 30
Average salary £26,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

MPLS
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

MPLS Salary Trend in County Antrim