The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 83 70
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.86% 1.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.65% 9.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 13
Average salary - £46,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +70.37%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
MPLS
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 172 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 11.43% 18.45% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 70 143 138
Average salary £40,250 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.20% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Leicestershire