The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 66 51
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 1.74% 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 8.20% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 9
Average salary - £46,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +70.37%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.11% +6.25%
MPLS
Leicestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 122 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 14.52% 21.18% 29.72%
Number of salaries quoted 54 111 118
Average salary £40,500 £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.21% +26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £32,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

MPLS
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Leicester region.

MPLS Salary Trend in Leicester