The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands 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 - - 34
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.00%
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
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 39 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.57% 15.66% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 48
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

MPLS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

MPLS Salary Trend in the Midlands
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