The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - 20
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales - - 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
MPLS
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 25.33% 17.24% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 7
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -12.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

MPLS
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

MPLS Salary Trend in North Wales