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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - 33
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
11 40 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 10.19% 21.86% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 18
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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