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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
6 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 26.09% 14.29% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £28,414 - £19,629
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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