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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 0.81% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.57% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +8.23%
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
28 44 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 22.58% 26.51% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13 31 15
Average salary £31,500 £26,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.86% -37.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £47,500 £29,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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

MPLS
Top 18 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) DWDM
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

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Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) DWDM
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Antrim, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago