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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - 16
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - - 2.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+14.11% +3.65%
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
0 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - 60.00% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Average salary - £30,000 £21,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.93%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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