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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 59 53
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 2.06% 1.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 9.60% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 6
Average salary - £46,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +70.37%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +8.82%
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
46 125 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 10.72% 21.44% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 33 104 77
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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