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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - 7
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - - 16.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +11.76%
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 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 16.67% - 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 10
Average salary £92,500 - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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