The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
South West / Dorset
Rank - 67 92
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 3.10% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 14.88% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 25 4
Median salary - £40,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -46.66%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
59 168 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 13.82% 20.84% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 49 139 81
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

MPLS
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Dorset