The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 12 14
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - 4.76% 4.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 15.38% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
MPLS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor region.

Communications & Networking Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 25.00% 30.95% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 24
Average salary £29,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.66% -10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

MPLS
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the M4 Corridor region.

MPLS Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor