The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 19 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 2.99% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 40.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
MPLS
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 5 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.42% 7.46% 31.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 17
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

MPLS
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Northern Ireland