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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 31 36
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim - 0.69% 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.69% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
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
47 13 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 34.56% 9.03% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 29
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £60,000 £43,500
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