The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - 22
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - - 3.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
MPLS
North East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 17.86% 12.99% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 18
Average salary £20,000 £29,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.03% -20.54%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

MPLS
Salary Trend in Durham

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Durham