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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - 11
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - - 15.00%
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 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +7.05%
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 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 20.00% 30.00% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £42,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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