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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - 14
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - - 9.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
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
2 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 16.67% 53.33% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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