The first table below looks at the demand for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - 37
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 77 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 16.32% 27.02% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 24 41 27
Average salary £26,500 £14,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+89.28% -56.92%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MPLS
UK

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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