The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 13 19
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston - 6.67% 3.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 20.00% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £70,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
MPLS
West Lothian

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

Communications & Networking Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 7.41% 33.33% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Average salary £27,000 £70,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-61.42% +57.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £40,400 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £48,200 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

MPLS
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Livingston