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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - 19
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston - - 4.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
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 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 8.00% 21.05% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Average salary £27,000 £33,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -25.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £33,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £48,500 £33,000
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