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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 37 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 0.58% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £36,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
18 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 14.75% 9.36% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 25
Average salary £39,250 £35,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% -39.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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