The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - 11
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - - 14.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
MPLS
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 21.43% 16.67% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £42,500 £28,414 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.57% +13.65%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands