The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 53 59
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 0.50% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.33% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £40,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +63.26%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
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
93 60 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 20.90% 15.04% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 80 42 81
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £62,500 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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